2012 Articles Archive

2012 Articles Archive

Bangkok to get Hyatt Regency

HYATT Hotels Corporation yesterday announced that an affiliate had entered a management agreement with Bangkok-based Grande Asset Hotels and Property Public Company Limited, to...

First-ever Best Western Premier in Malaysia opens its doors

BEST Western International (BWI) has launched the Best Western Premier Dua Sentral in Kuala Lumpur. Located in the up-and-coming business and transportation hub of KL...

Chinese aviation has potential, but needs better standards: IATA

IATA has urged China to continue the development of its aviation industry by ensuring sufficient capacity based on global standards and best practices. Speaking at...

Air Astana hikes Almaty-Delhi services

AIR Astana has bumped up the frequency of its Almaty-New Delhi flights, in response to growing demand fuelled by greater trade and financial co-operation...

Major brands bring five-star hotels to Goa

INDIA'S beach destination Goa will see a doubling of its supply of five-star rooms by 2014, with major hotel groups adding 12 new properties,...

TACentre.com attracts Philippine, Hong Kong outbound

TACENTRE.COM, a B2B online wholesale platform launched by Asiatravel.com Holdings Singapore earlier this month (TTG Asia e-Daily, October 8, 2012), is aiming to rope...

Singapore remains a hotel investment hotspot

INDUSTRY observers concur that Singapore will continue to be a hotel investment hotspot for now, given that room rates are anticipated to resume their...

MGM Grand Ho Tram set to open early next year

THE MGM Grand Ho Tram, Vietnam’s inaugural large-scale integrated resort situated in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province, is scheduled to open its doors in 1Q2013. A...

Cambodian tour operators bank on Mondulkiri’s ecotourism appeal

CAMBODIA’S Ministry of Tourism and travel operators are shining the spotlight on ecotourism in the north-eastern province of Mondulkiri, after seeing an impressive increase...

Taiwan, China target Muslim travellers

TAIWAN and China are rolling out a series of initiatives to capture a larger share of the Muslim outbound market from Malaysia. To grow the...

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