KidZania Singapore targets April opening

KidZania Dubai KIDZANIA Singapore, an interactive indoor edutainment centre, is scheduled to open in April at Palawan Beach on Sentosa Island. The 7,600m2 facility will feature...

Free online marketplace for Indian agents goes live

LAST week, QuadLabs Technologies India launched Konnect.travel, a free web platform which allows travel agents to manage bookings, resolve customer enquiries and connects agents directly...

Philippine hotel owners moving towards self-management

HOTEL owners in the Philippines are increasingly developing their own hotel brands instead of relying on international operators. Ayala Land Hotels & Resorts, one of...

Consolidation to involve ASEAN hotel groups

THE consolidation fervour that has hit the industry with the recent Marriott/Starwood, Accor/Fairmont and Commune/Alila/Destination Hotels & Resorts M&As is expected to flow on...

Cambodia Travel Mart to debut in August

CAMBODIA will be inaugurating Cambodia Travel Mart, a B2B and B2C travel tradeshow, later this year, featuring products from South-east Asia, Japan, China and...

Ross leaves Preferred for Aryaduta’s top post

Anthony Ross, CEO, Aryaduta Hotels Jakarta ANTHONY Ross has left Preferred Hotels and Resorts after two years as executive vice president based in Hong Kong...

South Korea arrivals plunged in 2015

THE number of foreign visitors to South Korea tumbled nearly 7 per cent in 2015, with the outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)...

Shangri-La at the Fort set for March opening

Shangri-La at the Fort, Manila's deluxe room THE 576-room Shangri-La at the Fort, Manila is set to open its doors come March 1 at the...

Dorsett appoints Australia, New Zealand GSA

HONG Kong-based Dorsett Hospitality International has named Hotel Representation Australia (HRA) as its general sales agent (GSA) for the Australia and New Zealand markets,...

Austrian Airlines pilots get mobile flight planning tool

AUSTRIAN Airlines has enabled the use of real-time mobile flight planning technology in its cockpits, a world’s first. The tool, named eFlight Manager, is developed...

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