2012 Articles Archive

2012 Articles Archive

Suntec on knees to marry Darling

SUNTEC Singapore is part of a consortium that is in a two-horse race to design, build and operate the new integrated convention, exhibition and...

Asia remains hot for Indian outbound

INDIA'S outbound market will continue on its expansion trajectory in 2012, but there are signs of fragility that could hurt longhaul destinations and benefit...

JIA Hong Kong rebranded as J Plus Boutique Hotel

CSI Properties, the parent company of luxury lifestyle residential developer Couture Homes, has taken over the reins and re-launched JIA Hong Kong as J...

Roomorama merges with Lofty.com

ONLINE short-term rental accommodation provider Roomorama.com, which is headquartered in Singapore, has merged with Lofty.com, a Europe-focused short-term rental site, in the process generating...

Oz travel consultants suffer from Classic International Cruises’ administration

TRAVEL consultants have taken a hit following the voluntary administration of Australia-based Classic International Cruises (CIC) on October 31, which has itineraries covering Asia,...

Sweeping changes in the winds for India visa

THE CURRENT 60-day re-entry gap imposed on multiple entry India visa holders may soon be a thing of the past, according to a statement...

Clarification: New India visa centres in Singapore unlikely to boost travel

VFS Global would like to clarify the final paragraph of the article, New India visa centres in Singapore unlikely to boost travel (TTG Asia...

Garuda appoints ADATC Sales as Brunei GSA

GARUDA Indonesia has appointed ADATC Sales as its GSA in Brunei, effective August 1, 2012. Nicodemus Lampe, Garuda’s vice president for Asia, said: “Brunei is...

Ri-Yaz Hotels to manage Rahsia Estates’ new Langkawi resort

RAHSIA Estates, a property developer based in Kuala Lumpur, has appointed Ri-Yaz Hotels & Resorts to manage its new five-star hospitality project in Langkawi. Currently...

Memorial service in Bangkok for Hans Tuggener

A MEMORIAL service for Hans Tuggener will be held on December 19 at the Rembrandt Hotel, Bangkok from 18.00, advised his son, Jean-Philippe Tuggener. The...

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