2012 Articles Archive

2012 Articles Archive

OZO to make Samui debut in 2014

ONYX Hospitality Group has completed the groundbreaking for OZO Chaweng Samui, which is scheduled to open its doors in early 2014. Located in the Chaweng...

NATAS introduces GDS training course for school leavers

NATAS has signed an MoU with leading GDSs such as Amadeus, Abacus and Galileo by Travelport to kick-start a new corporate ticketing consultant development...

Padang to host TIME in 2013

INDONESIA’S Ministry of Tourism & Creative Economy expects the next few editions of the annual Tourism Indonesia Mart & Expo (TIME) to take place...

Macau launches incentive travel stimulation initiative

THE MACAU Government Tourist Office (MGTO) has launched an Incentive Travel Stimulation Program, an extension of its Strategic MICE Market Stimulation Program introduced in...

Flydubai ramps up Colombo flights

FLYDUBAI, a low-cost carrier that operates out of Dubai International Airport’s Terminal 2, ramped up its Colombo services to daily from March 11. The airline...

Best Western opens new Bali hotel

BEST Western International (BWI) has opened the Best Western Kuta Villa, bringing the number of hotels in its Bali portofolio to three. Designed in a...

Twin Deal to help ease cost pressures

MICE specialists in Malaysia are looking forward to the launch of the Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau’s (MyCEB) Twin Deal programme today, with many...

PAL drops Hong Kong-Kalibo

PHILIPPINE Airlines (PAL) has axed its Hong Kong-Kalibo flights less than a month after launch, indicating that China’s travel advisory against the Philippines is...

Japan to double arrivals from South-east Asia

JAPAN will roll out its Visit Japan campaign in new destinations in South-east Asia and engage government agencies in a bid to double South-east...

Suffering Maldives launches tacticals

THE POLITICAL shake-up in the Maldives has affected Chinese arrivals - now its biggest source - and triggered concerns in its traditional Europe and...

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