News Archive

Warm reception to TAcentre’s next-gen AR tours in Israel

The world-first augmented reality (AR) theatrical tour in Israel offered by TAcentre.com and its B2C arm Asiatravel.com is seeing good reception among Israel's tourism stakeholders...

Tourism trade works up appetite for Singapore Food Festival action

A number of tourism players have hopped onto the bandwagon to be involved in this year’s edition of the Singapore Food Festival (SFF). The 25th...

Yangon heritage landmark to be a Rosewood, not Kempinski

Rosewood Hotels has edged out Kempinski as the hotel chain appointed to operate within a landmark restoration of Yangon's former New Law Courts, Yangon...

Hertz Italy boosts premium fleet with Maserati models

Hertz Italy has added three new models of Maserati vehicles to its Selezione Italia (Italian Collection). The Maserati Quattroporte, Maserati Ghibli and Maserati Levante have...

RedDoorz expands into the Philippines; launches new property category

Online budget hotels booking platform RedDoorz has expanded into the Philippines – its third market in South-east Asia – after Singapore and Indonesia. The company...

GM named ahead of Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast’s launch

Hard Rock International has appointed Yogeswaran Veerasamy as the general manager for Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast. In his new role, Yogeswaran will oversee the...

New hotels: W Brisbane, Bellagio Shanghai and more

The latest hotel openings and announcements made this week.

An evening of Disney magic for travel trade stars

Hong Kong Disneyland Resort (HKDL) recently recognised its top performing travel trade partners at the annual Celebration of Sales Excellence (CSE), along with treating...

Teddy bear galore at DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Penang

The seafront DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Penang is offering a special rate from RM300 (US$75) per room night for bookings made directly on its...

Hilton hires cluster director of business development in Myanmar

Hilton Hotels & Resorts in Myanmar has appointed Ashok Kapur as cluster director of business development to bolster the group's growing footprint in the...