2017 Articles Archive

2017 Articles Archive

Sarawak quits Malaysia Tourism Board

Sarawak has withdrawn its sole representative from the Malaysia Tourism Board (MTB).   In a statement, Sarawak Chief Minister’s Office explained: "The state government deems that...

Faster immigration for Singapore, HK visitors at Bangkok airports

Visitors from Singapore and Hong Kong can soon enjoy speedier immigration clearance at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi and Don Mueang international airports as authorities roll out...

Wings acquires majority stake in Olympia Travels & Tours

London-based Wings Travel Management is acquiring a 70 per cent stake in Singapore’s Olympia Travels & Tours for an undisclosed sum, a move that will...

GM appointed for akyra Thonglor Bangkok

Akaryn Hotel Group has appointed Christian Oliver Zunk as general manager to oversee akyra Thonglor Bangkok, which soft-launched in December 2016. Zunk joins akyra from...

Clinton Anderson to helm Sabre Hospitality Solutions

Clinton Anderson has been named president of Sabre Hospitality Solutions effective August 7, succeeding Alex Alt who has accepted an executive position at another...

Genting launches pioneering cruise to Myanmar island

Genting Cruise Lines is pioneering cruise journeys to a private island in the south of Myanmar in partnership with local resort operator, Tint Tint...

ASEAN’s a ‘raft’ amid uncertainty: Singapore PM

Singapore PM Lee and ASEAN Ministers at ATF 2017 opening ceremony Beyond jointly marketing ASEAN through campaigns and promotions, Singapore’s prime minister Lee Hsien Loong has...

Air Seychelles launches scenic flights

The Seychelles’ national airline is now offering scenic flights at low altitudes, allowing guests a bird's-eye view of Seychelles’ main island Mahé and its...

New SVP and chief HR officer for Oakwood Worldwide

Seasoned HR executive Craig Simmons has joined Oakwood Worldwide as senior vice president (SVP) and chief human resources officer (CHRO), reporting directly to new...

Ani Villas appoints John Vasatka as CEO

John Vasatka will take over as CEO this month for the Ani Villas’ collection of private resorts in Anguilla, Sri Lanka and Thailand, as...

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