Tags Digital Technology

Tag: Digital Technology

Narita Airport tests biometric boarding process

Narita International Airport Corporation (NAA) is trialling a new facial recognition technology which will allow passengers to complete check-in and boarding procedures using biometrics. The...

STB introduces Tcube platform to accelerate digital transformation

The Singapore Tourism Board has unveiled Tcube, an innovative space at Tourism Court that aims to help tourism stakeholders better their digital capabilities to...

Technology key to boosting Singapore travellers’ confidence

As more countries reopen their borders for tourism, technology plays a crucial role in driving recovery, by addressing travellers' concerns around mixing with crowds,...

Advancing towards smart tourism

Augmented reality (AR) content may be the way forward for travel recovery in Singapore, as the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) sets its iron sights on AR tourism solutions. Acting chief technology officer, Poh Chi Chuan, fills Pamela Chow in

Digitalisation crucial for SMEs’ post-pandemic recovery

Digitalisation and innovation are key for SMEs to survive the pandemic as the travel industry emerges from the crisis, according to a report by...

Japanese restaurateur uses AI to stay ahead of the game and...

A restaurateur in one of Japan’s hardest hit tourism spots is leveraging technology to limit financial losses induced by the pandemic. Haruki Odaijima is utilizing...

Human-tech hybrid approach key to sell travel in the Covid era:...

While technology has infiltrated the tourism industry, human interaction remains equally crucial to attract and retain travellers, according to a new report by Amadeus. The...

Pandemic fast-tracks technology adoption among hotels

The Covid-19 pandemic has awoken many hotel players to the importance of digital solutions, and this new openness to innovation may reshape the entire...

Hong Kong airport trials disinfection booth, cleaning robots

Hong Kong’s Airport Authority (AA) has employed enhanced cleaning technology, including full-body disinfection booths, antimicrobial coating for high-touch surfaces, and cleaning robots, at the...

Booking.com names 2020 Technology Playmaker Awards winners

Booking.com has announced the winners of its 2020 Technology Playmaker Awards, which recognises the achievements of women in technology and celebrate diversity in the global...

Tried and Tested

Hot Deals

What to Buy Now