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Pushing sustainability forward amid Covid-19

The Covid-19 pandemic is testing business commitment to sustainability, as tighter hygiene standards lead to a spike in single-use packaging, sterilisation and waste production. Kevin Teng, executive director of sustainability, Marina Bay Sands, tells Pamela Chow how the integrated resort is pulling off the balancing act

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...

Pandemic a time to boost sustainable tourism

The pandemic which has devastated the tourism industry has also thrown up an opportunity for a reset of the industry, with a greater focus...

PATA Youth Symposium to focus on sustainable technologies, careers in tourism...

This year's PATA Youth Symposium, with the theme The Future of Travel, will take place alongside the Virtual PATA Travel Mart 2020 as a...

Buffalo “bio-mowers” reap bumper rice crop

Laguna Golf Lang Co’s family of water buffalo greenskeepers have helped the club reap a record rice harvest: the fruits of which are going...

Banyan Tree grows reach with KrisShop tie-up

Singapore-based Banyan Tree Group (BTG) has formed a strategic partnership with KrisShop, Singapore Airlines’ flagship retailer, that will see the hospitality group's exclusive offerings...

Melbourne Airport’s solar farm to power all four terminals

Melbourne Airport is set to open Australia's largest behind-the-meter solar installation that will produce enough renewable energy to power all four passenger terminals. The solar...

PHIST 2020 to spotlight sustainability agenda amid pandemic

This year's edition of PHIST (Phuket Hotels for Islands Sustaining Tourism), Asia’s largest sustainable travel and hospitality event, which will take on a virtual...

Restarting the throttle of international travel

Qatar Airway's vice president for South-east Asia, Jared Lee, lays out the roadmap for airlines to restart operations in a sustainable manner, including putting in place safety protocols, optimising fleets by switching to smaller jets, and offering flexible booking policies

Designing the hotel of the future

Despite a new emphasis on safety and security, hotel design is set to continue foregrounding sustainability, technology and personalisation.

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