PATA adventure travel conference heads to India’s yoga capital

The PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference and Mart 2019 (ATRTCM 2019) will be held in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India from February 13-15. The three-day...

Tourism bodies expect Thailand to recover from bombings quickly

A Thai soldier on duty following the bomb blasts. Credit: Facebook/สามล้อกู้ภัย บรรเทาศูนย์สอง THE United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the World Travel & Tourism Council...

Business travel from US, Europe to Asia soars in 1H2016

CORPORATE travel from the US and Europe to Asia has seen staggering growth so far this year, according to latest findings by business airliner...

Akaryn embarks on its biggest hotel expansion plan yet

Thailand-based Akaryn Hotel Group (AHG) will open three hotels this December, its biggest expansion move since establishment in 2007. The three hotels are Akyra Beach...

Hotel Indigo Bangkok Wireless Road offers trade deal

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is offering those in the travel trade a special industry rate for bookings at Hotel Indigo Bangkok Wireless Road. From now...

Terror threat remains ‘very real’ in Europe

The targeting of airports and aircraft by terrorists is likely to continue for the foreseeable future, a terrorism expert has warned. Professor Andrew Silke, head...

Get more ROI from overseas trade shows, local events, M’sian agents...

MATTA's Tan In the current weak economic climate, it is becoming more vital than ever for Malaysian inbound operators to maximise their returns at overseas...

Hertz expands agreement with Sabre

Sabre Corporation has expanded its agreement to make The Hertz Corporation’s full inventory of car rental rates, including those available via Hertz.com and its mobile app,...

AirAsia links up Shenzhen with Langkawi

AirAsia will soon begin services from Shenzhen to Langkawi, which will mark its third international connectivity into the island after Singapore and Guangzhou. This thrice-weekly...

TUI takes contrarian strategy to China

Rather than jumping headlong into the huge China market, Germany’s TUI Group is taking the contrarian approach, going for slow but steady growth in...

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