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Travel recovery slow despite Malaysia’s weakened currency

The ringgit has depreciated almost 11 per cent against the US dollar since the start of the year, making ground costs more competitive to...

Airlines gear up for return to Japan

Airlines are announcing the resumption and expansion of services to Japan in the coming months in response to the opening up of the country...

SriLankan Airlines seeks foreign investor

Sri Lanka is planning to offer a 49 per cent ownership and management stake in its loss-making national carrier to cut losses and transform...

Wharf Hotels launches Niccolo Resorts

Wharf Hotels has expanded its luxury Niccolo Hotels brand into the resort space with an initial collection of new-build Niccolo Resorts slated for China,...

Travelport, Hopper expand strategic relationship

Travelport has renewed a multi-year agreement with Hopper, a global mobile-first travel marketplace and travel fintech company that will give the latter a Travelport+...

Stephanie Tully takes over Jetstar’s rein

Qantas executive Stephanie Tully has been appointed the new CEO of budget airline Jetstar and will take over from Gareth Evans this November. She is...

Bangkok mulls longer attraction operating hours

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is working with a number of tourism associations on extending operating hours for attractions, especially those along the Chao...

Protected: Embrace the wonderful opposites of Paradox Singapore

Guests get to enjoy both the accessibility of a buzzy entertainment and culinary river district at its doorstep, as well as the serenity of a resort-style oasis at the hotel

South Korea ends outdoor mask mandate

With new Covid-19 infections falling to an all-time low over the last two months, the South Korean government has fully lifted outdoor mask mandates...

E-visas, package tours from China to Macau on the horizon

China may soon resume e-visas to allow individual Chinese residents to visit Macau and permit the sale of package tours to Macau, announced Macau’s...