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Korean TV show to boost Taiwan's tourism

Korean TV show to boost Taiwan's tourism

TAIPEI, Taiwan - The National Museum of Natural Science in Greater Taichung and Sun Moon Lake are set to feature in the second series of the South Korean reality show Dad, Where Are We Going?

Local residents don't 'feel safe' in tourist paradise

Local residents don't 'feel safe' in tourist paradise

PHUKET, Thailand - Only 11% of respondents in an online poll said that they felt “completely safe” anywhere in Phuket.

Strong earthquake in Japanese ski resort records injuries

Strong earthquake in Japanese ski resort records injuries

It's a region in Japan frequented by tourists and those that love skiing and other winter sports. On Sunday the scene at this usually relaxing part of Japan was a different one.

"Thailand Clean Toilet" campaign launched

"Thailand Clean Toilet" campaign launched

BANGKOK, Thailand - The Tourism Department has allied with agencies in both the government and private sectors for the launch of a "Thailand Clean Toilet" campaign to ensure there are clean ...

Madame Tussauds Hong Kong celebrates Madame Tussaud’s 253rd Birthday

Madame Tussauds Hong Kong celebrates Madame Tussaud’s 253rd Birthday

HONG KONG - To mark Madame Tussaud’s 253rd Birthday on December 1, Madame Tussauds Hong Kong welcomes all guests to celebrate the occasion together on the day.

JAL to introduce fully-revamped 767-300ERs

JAL to introduce fully-revamped 767-300ERs

Japan Airlines announced today that it will introduce fully-revamped Boeing 767-300ER aircraft on its domestic Tokyo (Haneda) - Osaka (Itami) route starting December 8, 2014.

Martial law in Thailand remains, is this good or bad for tourism?

Amazing martial law and the amazing Thailand tourism destination Martial law in Thailand remains, is this good or bad for tourism?

Thailand is entering its peak tourism industry, but it's not business as normal. Some regions in Thailand may see the end of military martial law.

The Walt Disney Company expands strategic entertainment alliance in China

The Walt Disney Company expands strategic entertainment alliance in China

At a meeting in Shanghai this week, The Walt Disney Company in Shanghai and Shanghai Media Group (SMG) announced they would expand their strategic relationship to include television content ...

First Citadines Apart'hotel in South Korea opens in 2015

First Citadines Apart'hotel in South Korea opens in 2015

SINGAPORE - CapitaLand's wholly-owned serviced residence business unit, The Ascott Limited (Ascott), has secured a contract to manage its first Citadines Apart' hotel in South Korea.

Garuda Indonesia holds AAPA Chairmanship

Garuda Indonesia holds AAPA Chairmanship

The Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) today announced that Emirsyah Satar, President and CEO of Garuda Indonesia, has assumed his duties as Chairman of the AAPA, for 2015.

Initial Asia Cruise Trends findings

Initial Asia Cruise Trends findings

The newly-formed Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) bodies in Southeast and North Asia today released initial findings from the new Asia Cruise Trends Project: "Analysis, Assessment, ...

Gravity Thailand 2014 presents Arcadia The Bangkok Landing the first in Asia

Gravity Thailand 2014 presents Arcadia The Bangkok Landing the first in Asia

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), in collaboration with Memotion, a Thailand-based boutique multi-media entertainment company, is bringing one of the world’s most thrilling music and ...

Watch it! Our speed on this passenger train - 502 km

Watch it! Our speed on this passenger train - 502 km

The passengers of the test ride were awestruck during the high-speed ride on the Japanese maglev train, traveling on the route between the cities of Uenohara and Fuefuki.

Panda travel campaign launched in Chengdu, China

Panda travel campaign launched in Chengdu, China

CHENGDU, China - "Travelling along Southern Silk Road • Visiting the Homeland of Pandas- European Panda Fans traveling to Sichuan" campaign hosted by the Tourism Administration of Sichuan ...

THAI Airways wins outstanding Sustainability Report Awards

THAI Airways wins outstanding Sustainability Report Awards

THAI Airways International has received the Outstanding Sustainability Report Awards for two consecutive years. Through the support of the Office of the Securities and Exchange Commission.

New faces join Sheraton Shanghai this autumn

New faces join Sheraton Shanghai this autumn

SHANGHAI, China –– Sheraton Shanghai Hongkou Hotel has announced three new team members this month as the hotel looks to build on its strong reputation in Shanghai.

Cachet Hotel Group to launch its flagship lifestyle brand in Chengdu

Cachet Hotel Group to launch its flagship lifestyle brand in Chengdu

SHANGHAI, China - Cachet Hotel Group (CHG) is launching its flagship CACHET brand in Chengdu, China's high technology capital in 2016.

Hong Kong Airlines flies into campus to "Embrace the World" with students

Hong Kong Airlines flies into campus to "Embrace the World" with students

HONG KONG - In order to enrich Hong Kong students' understanding of the aviation industry, and to inspire their flying dreams, Hong Kong Airlines started the first "Embrace the World" School ...

Philippine Airlines reaffirms commitment excellent customer service

Philippine Airlines reaffirms commitment excellent customer service

MANILA, Philippines - Marketing professional Pinky Ileto was worried about flying to the US with her 4-year-old son and one-year-old daughter.

China's most popular tourism destination for enjoying maple leaves

Tourism to China: Shicheng Village in Wuyuan County China's most popular tourism destination for enjoying maple leaves

In November, the fiery red maple leaves and morning mist hanging over the blazing red colors of the Chinaberry trees and the golden yellow hues of the ginkgoes.

Brunei tourism: Official launch of the River Cruise MV Sentosa

Brunei tourism: Official launch of the River Cruise MV Sentosa

The official launch of the MV Sentosa ferry cruise was officiated by the Minister of Industry and Primary Resources Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Utama Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Yahya bin Begawan Mudim ...

First APEC Green Supply Chain Center to settle in Tianjin

First APEC Green Supply Chain Center to settle in Tianjin

"We positively value the APEC High-level Roundtable on Green Development and its declaration, and agree to establish the APEC Cooperation Network on Green Supply Chain.

HPL Hotels & Resorts appoints new VP of Operations

HPL Hotels & Resorts appoints new VP of Operations

SINGAPORE – HPL Hotels & Resorts is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Vice President of Operations.

Announced: Philippine Airlines Manila - Vancouver - New York service

Announced: Philippine Airlines Manila - Vancouver - New York service

Next year, will be its 74th year of operations for Philippine Airlines (PAL). This will be celebrated with the re-launching of its Manila-New York service after a 20-year absence.

345,000 passengers used new Taipei metro line Saturday

345,000 passengers used new Taipei metro line Saturday

In Taiwan, the Taipei Metro carried more than 345,000 passengers on its new Songshan Line Saturday, the first day of its operation, the Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation (TRTC) said Sunday.

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