2017 Articles Archive

2017 Articles Archive

Paris turns to emerging markets to make up for arrivals shortfall

Having lost 1.5 million visitors last year due to terror attacks, the city of lights and romance is out to get some love from...

Sarawak shoots for the stars to boost tourism

Sarawak hopes to bolster tourism by creating greater awareness and appeal of the destination through the film industry. Acting CEO at Sarawak Tourism Board (STB),...

Wishing our Hindu readers Happy Diwali

As October 18 is a public holiday in Singapore, where TTG Asia is based, there will be no e-daily news tomorrow. News will resume on...

Melbourne’s Docklands to get a splash of Indigo

InterContinental Hotels Group and Salta Properties have signed a management agreement for a Hotel Indigo in Melbourne’s heritage-listed Docklands waterfront precinct, due to open...

Mono itineraries in SE Asia on the rise among longhaul travellers

Angkor Wat, Cambodia Longhaul buyers interviewed at the ATF TRAVEX are reporting growing demand for mono destinations in South-east Asia, which has long been perceived...

TTM+ 2018 heads to Pattaya

Following the latest two editions in the northern Thai city of Chiang Mai, Thailand Travel Mart Plus (TTM+) will move to Pattaya in 2018,...

Indian state turns to SE Asia to reverse tourism fallout

In the aftermath of separatist agitation in parts of neighbouring Darjeeling, India's northeastern state of Sikkim is looking beyond its traditional visitor markets and...

New race-themed VR ride zooming into Legoland Malaysia

Legoland Malaysia Resort will be the first of three Legoland parks worldwide to have its Project X roller coaster transformed into a virtual reality...

MakeMyTrip’s corporate travel booking tool now live

Indian OTA giant MakeMyTrip has launched the MyBusiness tool to capture the booming corporate travel segment. MakeMyTrip says the tool will be particularly helpful for...

Airbnb top hospitality newsmaker in Asia: Meltwater

Airbnb has the largest share of voice on both news and social media channels in Asia, trumping other hotels including legacy brands that have...

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