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Thai protests throw spanner in tourism recovery plans

Earnest efforts by the Thai government to breathe life back into the country's domestic tourism sector could be jeopardised by months-long nationwide protests calling...

Banyan Tree Global Foundation offers grants for sustainability projects

Banyan Tree Global Foundation (BTGF) has launched the Greater Good Grants that aims to support innovative and impactful projects focused on the betterment of...

Australia hasn’t lost lustre in SE Asia despite closed borders

Tourism Australia has seen a spike in interest for its Aussie Specialist Program, an online training resource for the outbound travel trade, among agents...

ASEAN Sustainable Tourism Solutions Expo opens next week

The annual ASEAN Sustainable Tourism Solutions Expo (ASTSE) will go online this year, kicking off on November 5 with a two-day free-to-access programme. Usually hosted...

Singapore to allow visitors from China, Australia’s Victoria state from Nov 6

Singapore will lift border restrictions for visitors from mainland China and the state of Victoria in Australia, from next Friday (November 6). They will have...

Bangkok Airways unveils unlimited domestic flight card

Bangkok Airways has launched the Bangkok Airways Elite Card, offering members unlimited travel on all domestic flights throughout 2021. For a price of 100,000 baht...

New hotels: Wyndham Grand Flamingo Dai Lai Resort, Moxy Taichung, and more

TTG Asia's weekly roundup of new hotel openings and announcements.

Trafalgar sweetens staycation deal with heritage tour in Singapore

The Travel Corporation's Trafalgar has launched a Near Not Far staycation tour itinerary to allow Singaporeans and local residents to see their backyard in...

ANA poised to launch new low-cost carrier

ANA Holdings, parent company of Japan's All Nippon Airways, has unveiled plans for a new low-cost airline brand, as part of a major restructure...

Princess Cruises extends pause in Australia, New Zealand

Princess Cruises is extending its pause in operations for cruises departing from Australia and New Zealand through May 31, 2021, due to the uncertainty about when...