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NZ tourist detained in Cambodia for breaking Buddha statue

NZ tourist detained in Cambodia for breaking Buddha statue

ANGKOR WAT, Cambodia - A New Zealand tourist was reportedly detained in Cambodia after knocking over a Buddha statue at a temple.

Bohol tourism is seeing a comeback

Bohol tourism is seeing a comeback

BOHOL, Philippines - A year after the devastating earthquake, the key industry of tourism in Bohol is seeing a comeback.

Thailand Tourism alert: Crime warning by the British Government

Thailand Tourism alert: Crime warning by the British Government

UK Foreign Services issued this updated information on Safety and security for tourists and other British visitors to Thailand.

The alert reads:
Political situation

Japan: Super-typhoon in South, strong earthquake in the north

Japan: Super-typhoon in South, strong earthquake in the north

A 6.3 earthquake has been registered early Saturday off Japan’s northern coast by the US Geological Survey.

JAL revises its international cargo fuel surcharge

JAL revises its international cargo fuel surcharge

TOKYO, Japan - Japan Airlines (JAL) has applied to the Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) to revise its international cargo fuel surcharge for flights ...

Industry Leaders Discuss Future of Innovation at Daegu Technology Conventions

Industry Leaders Discuss Future of Innovation at Daegu Technology Conventions

Daegu, Republic of Korea : Daegu recently welcomed two major technology conventions.

Unification of the two Koreas in the making?

Unification of the two Koreas in the making?

Are we currently witnessing the move of unification in Korea. In Seoul, Unification Ministry spokesman Lim Byeong Cheol told reporters Friday that Kim appears to still be in charge of key ...

Finalists for Singapore Experience Awards 2014 Announced

Finalists for Singapore Experience Awards 2014 Announced

Singapore- The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) is pleased to announce the 83 finalists of the Singapore Experience Awards 2014.

Super Typhoon Vongfong aims at Japan

Super Typhoon Vongfong aims at Japan

While Japan is recovering from former Typhoon Phanfone, Super Typhoon Vongfong will turn northward across the western Pacific Ocean and bring a new threat by the end of the week.

Biggest hotel design show in China

Biggest hotel design show in China

SHANGHAI, China - UBM Sinoexpo proudly announces the launch of Shanghai Hospitality Design & Engineering Expo (HDE) during March 30-April 2, 2015.

Tourists among injured at Kuala Lumpur night club bomb attack

Tourists among injured at Kuala Lumpur night club bomb attack

A Singaporean, a Thai and a Chinese tourists were among those injured in a bomb attack in the Malaysia Capital Kuala Lumpur early Thursday morning.

Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific offers complimentary infrastructure workshop

Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific offers complimentary infrastructure workshop

HONG KONG - In an effort to help drive forward the port infrastructure and development within the Pan-Asia cruise region, UBM, the organizer of Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific, is now offering all ...

JAL announces international fare fuel surcharge

JAL announces international fare fuel surcharge

Japan Airlines (JAL) will maintain current levels of fuel surcharge on all international passenger tickets issued on/after December 1, 2014.

Japan Airlines launches new mobile site in twelve languages

Japan Airlines launches new mobile site in twelve languages

TOKYO, Japan - Japan Airlines (JAL) announced the launch of new easy-to-use multilingual mobile sites to assist overseas customers with their travel needs.

WorldVentures opens field training center in Hong Kong

WorldVentures opens field training center in Hong Kong

PLANO, TX - WorldVentures, the leading international direct seller of vacation club memberships, recently celebrated the opening of a Field Training Center in Hong Kong.

New airline to fly Chinese gamblers to Cambodia

New airline to fly Chinese gamblers to Cambodia

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia - New startup airline, Bassaka Air (BA), was granted its aircraft operation certificate (AOC) by the State Secretariat of Civil Aviation (SSCA).

JAL releases "Guide to Japan" in Chinese

JAL releases "Guide to Japan" in Chinese

TOKYO, Japan - Japan Airlines (JAL) launched the travel information section - "Guide to Japan" in Chinese on its regional sites of China, Hong Kong and Taiwan*.

Thai tourist arrival numbers down 7 percent

Thai tourist arrival numbers down 7 percent

BANGKOK, Thailand - The number of visitors arriving in Thailand in September dropped a preliminary 7.0 percent from a year earlier after a drop of 11.9 percent in August, showing the country's big ...

Hosting 10 Million Guests in Asia Pacific

Hosting 10 Million Guests in Asia Pacific

More than 40 Radisson Blu hotels and resorts in Asia Pacific recently celebrated Blu Day, which marked Radisson Blu's fourth birthday in this region.

Guangdong, China: A place to travel for dengue fever

Guangdong, China: A place to travel for dengue fever

It may not be too much fun to travel to Guangdong, China these days.The Guangdong health agency said on its website that 21,527 people had been infected by dengue fever as of Sunday, with more ...

Hyatt Leadership transition in Asia Pacific

Hyatt Leadership transition in Asia Pacific

HYATT LEADERSHIP TRANSITIONS IN ASIA PACIFIC

David Udell selected as Group President, Asia Pacific as long-term veteran, Larry Tchou advances to Senior Advisor, Greater China

Malaysia Airlines to have a foreigner as its chief executive officer

Malaysia Airlines to have a foreigner as its chief executive officer

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia - For the first time in its history, Malaysia Airlines (MAS) will have a foreigner as its chief executive officer, who will be given the mandate to chart the restructuring ...

China National Day holiday tourism numbers up 1.25 percent

China National Day holiday tourism numbers up 1.25 percent

BEIJING, China - Chinese tourist attractions received 20.61 million visitors from Wednesday to Saturday, the first four days of the seven-day National Day holiday, official data showed.

Myanmar to boost Inle Lake tourism

Myanmar to boost Inle Lake tourism

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - A plan to develop tourism around Inle Lake is currently being discussed and will be revealed soon, the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism has said.

Thai province tightens tourist security

Thai province tightens tourist security

UBON RATCHATHANI, Thailand - The Governor of Ubon Ratchathani Province, Mr.

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