Taiwan has 2 20:20 vision for Indian market

Taiwan Tourism Bureau (TTB) is stepping up its marketing and trade efforts in India as it sets a 20 per cent growth target from...

Ascott scales up in China, makes key appointments

Citadines Qingshan SCPG Centre Wuhan The Ascott has secured contracts to manage six properties with over 1,200 apartment units in China, expanding its presence in...

A giant Game of Thrones surprise

Kristian Nairn, who played gentle giant Hodor in Game of Thrones (GoT), surprised fans on tour in Belfast last week when he popped out from...

TAT extends reach into southern Japan with new Fukuoka office

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has opened an office in Fukuoka to tap into the travel markets in southern Japan's main cities such...

European brand Tivoli to enter Asia with China debut in 4Q

Portuguese hospitality brand Tivoli Hotels & Resorts will be diversifying its portfolio by introducing the brand into the Chinese market in Chengdu, the capital...

Marriott-Starwood merger raises loyalty programme concerns

WITH Marriott’s acquisition of Starwood still in flux, concerns are being raised about the future of the two hospitality giant’s existing rewards programmes, according...

Princess Cruises ups capacity for Vietnam sailings

Princess Cruises will boost its guest capacity in Vietnam by over 40 per cent in 2018 from 2017 as demand for Vietnam sailings grows. In...

Insight Vacations Specialist courses now on TTC’s Agent Academy

The Travel Corporation has introduced the Insight Vacations Specialist certification onto its Agent Academy e-learning platform launched earlier this year. Agents can access a suite...

New Clark hub brings fresh destination pairings in the Philippines

Clark International Airport's departure hall The emergence of Clark International Airport as a secondary air hub in the Philippines is opening up new business opportunities...

Japan reigns as Thais thirst for overseas travel this Songkran

Thais may be bucking the tradition of returning to their hometowns for Songkran, according to Agoda. The OTA says its booking data for the upcoming...

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