Indonesian tourism stakeholders have welcomed the launch of GeNose (Gadjah Mada Electronic Nose) C19, a Covid-19 detection tool, which will help facilitate safe travel. The...
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Thai-based beachfront resort Meliá Koh Samui has provided land for a community farm to help feed elephants rescued from exploitation activities. Located 200m from Meliá...
For an industry that often says its success depends on its people, losing good people to despair and other industries is worrying. On the bright side, this crisis could be a turning point for the travel, tourism and business events profession.
Something To Think About
“I look back at 2020 with gratitude. The pandemic is not here to punish the people of the world but to allow us to rethink the way we work, live and travel.”
– Maria Anthonette Velasco-Allones, chief operating officer, Philippines Tourism Board
As ForwardKeys crosses its 11th year in the business of intelligence, co-founder and CEO Olivier Jager recounts how data application in the travel and tourism industry has evolved and how the research process has to roll with the pandemic's lightning-swift punches.
AirAsia Group has teamed up with Vision-Box, a company which specialises in biometrics, automated...
Asia-Pacific's hospitality sector is predicted to take on a V-shaped recovery, with a return...
Marriott International’s Board of Directors has announced that Anthony Capuano and Stephanie Linnartz have...
Alison Grün’s Harley-Davidson purrs into action. She scoots around the buzzy streets of downtown Kuala Lumpur, zipping past colonial-style buildings, vibrant wall murals and the iconic Petronas Twin Towers. Riding pillion on her Sportster 883cc is a young female on a half-day tour to discover the capital city’s hidden gems.