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International mega bio expo in South Korea to offer glimpse of future life

International mega bio expo in South Korea to offer glimpse of future life

CHEONGJU, South Korea - The upcoming international bio exposition inSouth Korea will provide visitors with a glimpse into the life that biotechnology will bring about, its organizers said ...

TransAsia passenger plane crashed in Taiwan

TransAsia passenger plane crashed in Taiwan

Forty-seven people died and eleven were injured in a TransAsia plane crash on Taiwan on one of the Penghu islands as it attempted to make an emergency landing today, Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

MH17 black boxes to be flown to Farnborough, UK

Statement by Liow Tiong Lai, Minister of Transport, Malaysia MH17 black boxes to be flown to Farnborough, UK

Following the agreement Malaysia Prime Minister Najib Razak brokered with the Ukrainian rebel leaders, Malaysia has taken custody of flight MH17's black boxes.

Singapore Changi Airport: 4.65 million passengers in June 2014,

Singapore Changi Airport: 4.65 million passengers in June 2014,

Singapore Changi Airport managed 4.65 million passengers in June 2014, representing the highest number of passenger movements Changi has handled in a month this year.

Typhoon Matmo slams Taiwan, China next target

Typhoon Matmo slams Taiwan, China next target

Typhoon Matmo is bearing down on Taiwan with landfall to occur Tuesday night local time.

Matmo is approaching the east coast of Taiwan with maximum wind gusts over 160 kph (100 mph).

Korea Tourism Organization announces 'To:ur Imagination' campaign

Korea Tourism Organization announces 'To:ur Imagination' campaign

SEOUL, South Korea - Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) invites you to experience the beauty and culture of Korea as part of a new campaign, "To:ur Imagination." The promotion offers a unique look ...

Deadly train crash in South Korea

Deadly train crash in South Korea

Train crashes, ferry accidents, shopping mall fires - South Korea has had a handful of issues recently reflecting the confidence in the travel and tourism industry to that country.

John Bendtsen appointed general manager of Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa Sri Lanka

John Bendtsen appointed general manager of Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa Sri Lanka

BANGKOK, Thailand - Thirayuth Chirathivat, chief executive officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the appointment of John Bendtsen as general manager of Centara Ceysands Resort ...

Thai Airways – a parallel with Malaysia Airlines

Thai Airways – a parallel with Malaysia Airlines

By James Lee

BANGKOK, Thailand - While the Malaysian government seems now ready to step in to save Malaysia national carrier Malaysia Airlines, which survival is at stake, a similar –but more discreet ...

Died on MH17: I Wayan Sujana, 24 from Bali, Indonesia

Bali – the Island and its people - are deeply spiritual - also beyond tourism Died on MH17: I Wayan Sujana, 24 from Bali, Indonesia

As reported on Bali Discovery news carried by NusaBali, this underlines the deep spirituality with news precipitated by the tragic loss of MH17, shot down from the skies over the Ukraine.

Typhoon Matmo to threaten Taiwan and China

Typhoon Matmo to threaten Taiwan and China

Typhoon Matmo is expected to strengthen and threaten Taiwan and China later this week.

MH 17 Family assistance: Malaysia Airlines releases US$5000.00 for each victim

MH 17 Family assistance: Malaysia Airlines releases US$5000.00 for each victim

Malaysia Airlines' primary focus is to care for the family members affected by MH17.

Tourism Malaysia: No cancellations recorded after airline crash

Some good news for the Malaysian Travel and Tourism industry Tourism Malaysia: No cancellations recorded after airline crash

With all the heartbreaking news in connection with the Malaysia Airlines crash MH17 breaking by the minute, Tourism Malaysia has not received information on any immediate cancellation of tour ...

Tourism up 5 percent in Singapore

Tourism up 5 percent in Singapore

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The Singapore Tourism Board today announced that tourism receipts for the first three months of 2014 grew 5 percent year-on-year to S$6 billion, according to the latest Tourism Sector Performance ...

Singapore Changi Airport Group (CAG) today issued a foodie alert!

Singapore Changi Airport Group (CAG) today issued a foodie alert!

Passengers can now partake in Singapore’s national pastime before they fly – hunting down the island’s best hawker stalls – all in a single stop at the new Singapore Food Street at Changi ...

Centara's best associates recognized with inaugural awards event

Centara's best associates recognized with inaugural awards event

BANGKOK, Thailand - Centara Hotels & Resorts, as Thailand’s leading operator of hotels and a company that is rapidly expanding, has initiated an annual awards scheme to recognize associates ...

Major cruise lines eyeing Philippines

Major cruise lines eyeing Philippines

MANILA, Philippines - Three of the world’s leading cruise companies—Carnival Corp, Royal Caribbean International and Norwegian Cruise Lines—have expressed interest to help develop the ...

Australian visitor found dead in Phuket

Australian visitor found dead in Phuket

PHUKET, Thailand - An Australian tourist was found dead today on the floor of his rooms at the Happy Cottages in southern Phuket.

Chinese independent travels to Taiwan: 10 cities added

Chinese independent travels to Taiwan: 10 cities added

Chinese authorities will allow residents of 10 more cities to visit Taiwan as independent travelers beginning Aug.

Malaysia Airlines retires MH17

Malaysia Airlines retires MH17

In light of the recent incident, the Malaysia Airlines’ Amsterdam (AMS) – Kuala Lumpur (KUL) service, MH17 flight number will be retired out of respect for the crew and passengers of the ...

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