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Modern maritime Silk Road will open more travel routes

Modern maritime Silk Road will open more travel routes

Tropical beaches, deluxe cruises and a feeling of vicissitude when sailing on an ancient trade route are the latest pitch to unlock Chinese enthusiasm for overseas trips.

Angkor temple naked photo session leads to tourists' arrest

Angkor temple naked photo session leads to tourists' arrest

SIEM REAP, Cambodia - Three French tourists in their early twenties have been arrested by Cambodian authorities for taking nude photos of each other inside the country's famed Angkor temple ...

Landmark Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong appoints new general manager

Landmark Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong appoints new general manager

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced the appointment of Torsten van Dullemen as General Manager of The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong effective January 15, 2015.

World Tourism and Culture conference set to discuss the Seychelles approach

World Tourism and Culture conference set to discuss the Seychelles approach

The UNWTO/UNESCO (UN World Tourism Organization/ United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) World Conference on Tourism and Culture: Building a New Partnership that will be ...

Boeing announces ANA's commitment to become newest 787-10 customer

Boeing announces ANA's commitment to become newest 787-10 customer

Boeing and All Nippon Airways (ANA) today announced the airline's intent to purchase three 787-10 Dreamliners to add additional flexibility to the airline's 787 fleet.

JAL Group announces consolidated financial results for the nine months ended December 31, 2014

JAL Group announces consolidated financial results for the nine months ended December 31, 2014

During the reporting period of consolidated financial results for the nine months of the fiscal year (April 1, 2014 to December 31, 2014) (hereinafter referred to as the "third quarter"), the ...

ANA Holdings orders seven additional A321s

ANA Holdings orders seven additional A321s

ANA’s new order further boosts presence of the A320 Family in Japan.

Korea: Foreign tourists' credit card spending up nearly 40 percent

Korea: Foreign tourists' credit card spending up nearly 40 percent

SEOUL, Korea - It’s no secret that the number of foreign tourists visiting Korea have been growing rapidly thanks to widely popular Korean Wave, which received a huge boost from Psy’s global ...

Air Asia pilots cut power to a critical computer system and crashed

Air Asia pilots cut power to a critical computer system and crashed

Experts analyzing the crash of Air Asia flight 8501 have a difficult time to understand why pilots cut power to the entire flight-protection system on this plane , which is comprised of two ...

Sands Resorts bringing Broadway to Macao

Sands Resorts bringing Broadway to Macao

MACAO - From superstars to superb exhibitions, and from music to sports, and much more in between, Sands China Ltd.

Sexiest romance destination

Sexiest romance destination

It has been named the “Sexiest Romance/Honeymoon Destination in Asia” by readers of US-based Recommend magazine, joining numerous awards the kingdom has won over the years and further ...

THAI joins campaign against illegal trade of ivory on all its flights

THAI joins campaign against illegal trade of ivory on all its flights

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) announced that it is joining the campaign against illegal transport of ivory on all THAI flights and is supporting the Royal Thai ...

Party time with Centara’s business partners

Party time with Centara’s business partners

BANGKOK, Thailand - Centara Hotels & Resorts celebrated the end of another successful year in the south of Thailand with a grand thank-you party for local travel agents at Centara Grand Beach ...

Garuda presented "5-star Airline" award for Indonesia

Garuda presented "5-star Airline" award for Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia - On Tuesday, January 27, 2015, Skytrax CEO Edward Plaisted presented PT Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Tbk.

Japan Airlines to purchase 32 MRJ aircraft

Japan Airlines to purchase 32 MRJ aircraft

TOKYO, Japan - Japan Airlines (JAL) and Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation (Mitsubishi Aircraft) announced today that they have signed an agreement for the purchase of thirty-two firm Mitsubishi ...

Asia Pacific Airlines records healthy growth in 2014

Asia Pacific Airlines records healthy growth in 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Preliminary figures for the full calendar year 2014 released today by the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) showed healthy growth in international air passenger ...

Survey found “Occupy Central” few negative impacts on travel

Survey found “Occupy Central” few negative impacts on travel

In an online survey conducted earlier this month on travel enthusiasts in Hong Kong, 81.7% of the respondents said “Occupy Central” did not affected their travel plans last Christmas, and 89% ...

 Cebu Pacific Air marks 100M Trips, 100M Stories, 100M Juans

Cebu Pacific Air marks 100M Trips, 100M Stories, 100M Juans

MANILA, Philippines - Philippines' Cebu Pacific Air recently flew its 100 millionth passenger, Yelen Bontuyan, from Cebu to Manila, marking a major milestone in its 19-year airline history.

UBM and Interexpo enter into strategic partnership to organize beauty expo

UBM and Interexpo enter into strategic partnership to organize beauty expo

HONG KONG - UBM Asia announces today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Interexpo (M) Sdn Bhd to organize Interexpo's annual Beauty Expo in Malaysia starting from the 2015 ...

TAT will highlight 2015 Discover Thainess at ASEAN Tourism Forum 2015 in Myanmar

TAT will highlight 2015 Discover Thainess at ASEAN Tourism Forum 2015 in Myanmar

BANGKOK, Thailand – The new national tourism-promotion campaign “2015 Discover Thainess” will be unveiled for the ASEAN countries when the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) participates in ...

Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya opens in Thailand’s hottest beach resort destination

Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya opens in Thailand’s hottest beach resort destination

CHONBURY, Thailand – Marriott International continues its dynamic growth in Thailand with the opening of the Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya.

Thailand Tourism Forum: Thailand registers record year end growth

Thailand Tourism Forum: Thailand registers record year end growth

BANGKOK, Thailand – Thailand's tourism industry has turned the corner after a very difficult 2014, bouncing back in the fourth quarter with strong growth, according to data released exclusively ...

M+S and Hyatt jointly announce plans for Andaz Singapore

M+S and Hyatt jointly announce plans for Andaz Singapore

HONG KONG – M+S Pte Ltd today announced the signing of a management agreement with Hyatt Hotels & Resorts to develop an Andaz hotel in Singapore’s up-and-coming Ophir-Rochor district.

Carnival wants to expand the cruise industry in China with joint venture

Carnival wants to expand the cruise industry in China with joint venture

Carnival Corporation & plc, the world's largest travel and leisure company, today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with China Merchants Group (CMG) to explore the possibility of two ...

Grand opening of City of Dreams Manila

Grand opening of City of Dreams Manila

MANILA, Philippines - Integrated casino resort developer Melco Crown (Philippines) Resorts Corporation and a subsidiary of Melco Crown Entertainment Limited which is a developer and owner of ...

Garden of love Valentine’s promotion at Spa Cenvaree

Garden of love Valentine’s promotion at Spa Cenvaree

BANGKOK, Thailand - From February 1-28, Centara Hotels and & Resort will be celebrating Valentine’s Day at Spa Cenvaree with some delicious love-themed treatments, designed with couples in ...

THAI’s Transformation Plan has been agreed to by Government Super Board

THAI’s Transformation Plan has been agreed to by Government Super Board

BANGKOK, Thailand – The Transformation Plan of Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) has been agreed to by the Government Super Board.

CEB takes delivery of brand new Airbus A320 aircraft

CEB takes delivery of brand new Airbus A320 aircraft

The Philippines air carrier, Cebu Pacific accepted delivery of its 30th brand-new Airbus A320 aircraft which arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) yesterday, January 25, ...

Malaysia Airlines website hacked - is Delta Airlines next on the list? Terror related?

Malaysia passenger contact data disclosed to terror group? Malaysia Airlines website hacked - is Delta Airlines next on the list? Terror related?

The global website for Malaysia Airlines has been hacked by someone calling him or herself "Lizard Squad." It took 6 hours before Malaysia Airlines was able to regain access to the booking and ...

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