No travel restrictions recommended as Zika spreads

INTERNATIONAL tourism bodies are in agreement with the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) stand that there should be no hard restrictions on travel to areas...

Dorsett Putrajaya ready for soft launch

DORSETT Putrajaya, a 218-key property located at Precinct 3 in Putrajaya, is set for a soft launch on January 16 with 43 rooms first...

Singaporeans report spike in happiness while on vacation

Beach holidays were ranked the most popular holiday type SINGAPOREANS reported a surge in happiness when they travel, according to Hotels.com’s inaugural Travel Happiness Index survey. The...

China top source market for APAC travel as Japan slides

CHINA will continue to contribute the largest share of tourists to the Asia-Pacific region this year, according to a report by MasterCard. The MasterCard Asia...

Indonesia to showcase new venue, regions at PTM 2016

Speakers at the PATA Travel Mart 2016 press conference INDONESIA has picked South Tangerang in Banten Province as the host city for this year’s PATA...

International arrivals reach new heights in 2015

INTERNATIONAL tourist arrivals jumped 4.4 per cent last year and brought the total to more than 1.1 billion, making 2015 the sixth consecutive year...

Bangkok gains Auckland link with Emirates’ reroute

EMIRATES is rerouting its New Zealand service, making Auckland its final stop instead of Christchurch. The planned reroute of EK418/419 will come into effect from...

Study shows luxury travellers have diverse needs

Papas: Luxury travel can be better understood ONGOING studies by MyTravelResearch.com shows that the luxury travel segment consist of a diverse mix of consumers with a broad...

Frasers Hospitality enlarges China footprint

FRASERS Hospitality has unveiled plans to launch 10 more properties in China. The properties will be located in Tianjin, Wuxi, Chengdu, Shanghai and Shenzhen, where...

Alexandre de Juniac begins work as IATA chief

Alexandre de Juniac CHAIRMAN and CEO of Air France-KLM, Alexandre de Juniac, has officially taken office as director general and CEO of IATA, succeeding Tony...

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