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Launched: Full solar-power vehicles that can be commercialized

Launched: Full solar-power vehicles that can be commercialized

Hanergy Holding Group launched four full solar-power vehicles at a grand ceremony themed "Disruptive Innovations Drive the Future" outside its headquarters in Beijing on July 2.

Laos tourism: Luang Prabang lines up for “The Mark”

Laos tourism: Luang Prabang lines up for “The Mark”

LUANG PRABANG, LAOS – Lanith sold out all its 17 slots for Luang Prabang eateries applying for “The Mark” for clean and safe dining in the UNESCO World Heritage town.

Starwood Marriott merger has Carlson Wagonlit worried

Starwood Marriott merger has Carlson Wagonlit worried

Andrew Wood, eTN Thailand Correspondent

With hotel chains becoming ever larger, so does their negotiating power.

THAI named 'Top Choice' airline of Chinese tourists

THAI named 'Top Choice' airline of Chinese tourists

BANGKOK, Thailand - Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) was recently presented with the Top Choice Award – Airline Category at the ceremony of the “2016 People’s Choice ...

Four Points hotel brand now in Singapore

Four Points hotel brand now in Singapore

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced the debut of the Four Points brand in cosmopolitan Singapore, with the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Singapore, Riverview.

Hilton: Yangtze River opens second hotel in Wuhan, China

Hilton: Yangtze River opens second hotel in Wuhan, China

Hilton Worldwide and Hilton Hotels & Resorts announced the opening of Hilton Wuhan Riverside in the capital city of Wuhan today.

China Aircraft Leasing Group posts positive profit alert

China Aircraft Leasing Group posts positive profit alert

HONG KONG - China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings Limited (CALC), the largest independent aircraft operating lessor in China, today filed an positive profit alert, expecting the consolidated ...

What Asia-Pacific households to spend US$5,230 annually on overseas travel?

What Asia-Pacific households to spend US$5,230 annually on overseas travel?

More households around the world will be packing their luggage and heading to overseas destinations for annual holidays in the next decade.

Chengdu Metro in China

Chengdu Metro in China

Alstom is to supply traction to Line 3 of the Chengdu Metro in China. It has been awarded a contract by Chengdu Metro Corp Ltd.

Wine tourism: Thailand’s longest-running wine event

Wine tourism: Thailand’s longest-running wine event

Andrew J. Wood, eTN Thailand Correspondent

BANGKOK, Thailand – The Bangkok Grand Wine Tasting is the longest-running wine event in the Thailand, and the event will showcase up to 300 wines currently available on the market.

New General Manager of Shenyang New World EXPO named

New General Manager of Shenyang New World EXPO named

SHENYANG, China - Diane Chen has been promoted to the position of General Manager of the Shenyang New World EXPO, the newest and most state-of- the-art exhibition and meeting venue in Northeast ...

THAI Smile Airways to operate Chongqing and Penang flights

THAI Smile Airways to operate Chongqing and Penang flights

BANGKOK, Thailand - Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) is transferring flights to Chongqing, China and Penang, Malaysia over to THAI Smile Airways.

The Centara family continues to grow

The Centara family continues to grow

Centara Hotels & Resorts

BANGKOK, Thailand – The Centara Hotels & Resorts family is pleased to welcome several new additions to its team of General Managers.

"Savor the Past and Taste the Future" at  Singapore Food Festival 2016

"Savor the Past and Taste the Future" at Singapore Food Festival 2016

SINGAPORE – The 2016 edition of the annual Singapore Food Festival (SFF) will take place from 15 to 31 July, and features a record line-up of 18 gastronomic experiences.

Wynn Palace Cotai grand opening date announced

Wynn Palace Cotai grand opening date announced

MACAU - Wynn Macau, Limited announced today that it will open its new resort, Wynn Palace, in the Cotai area of Macau on August 22, 2016.

Turkish Airlines adds Hanoi to its Far East network

Turkish Airlines adds Hanoi to its Far East network

ISTANBUL, Turkey - Turkish Airlines continues to expand its already substantial Far Eastern network.

Dusit International introduces new eco-friendly amenity for guests

Dusit International introduces new eco-friendly amenity for guests

Dusit International has teamed up with PressReader to offer unlimited access to over 5,000 leading publications and magazines worldwide to its valued guests.

Zimbabwe Tourism spreads out to Asia and the Pacific

PATA and Zimbabwe Tourism is opening a new horizon for Africa Zimbabwe Tourism spreads out to Asia and the Pacific

He is the Minister of Tourism for Zimbabwe, but has a global view for the tourism industry. The Hon.

Hilton Garden Inn debuts in Xi'an City, China

Hilton Garden Inn debuts in Xi'an City, China

XI'AN, China and MCLEAN, Virginia - Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Worldwide's upscale global hotel brand, today announced the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Xi'An/Hi-Tech Zone, which also marked the ...

Dusit Thani Fudu Qingfeng Garden Hotel Changzhou launches

Dusit Thani Fudu Qingfeng Garden Hotel Changzhou launches

CHANGZHOU, Jiangsu, China – Dusit Hotels and Resorts announces the launch of the Dusit Thani Fudu Qingfeng Garden Hotel Changzhou, previously known as the Fudu Qingfeng Garden Hotel, after a ...

First Pan Pacific Hotel in Vietnam opens in October 2016

First Pan Pacific Hotel in Vietnam opens in October 2016

SINGAPORE – Pan Pacific Hotels Group (PPHG) will launch its Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts brand in Vietnam in the fourth quarter of this year with the introduction of Pan Pacific Hanoi in the ...

China Aircraft Leasing: Pegasus gets two Airbus A320

China Aircraft Leasing: Pegasus gets two Airbus A320

China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings Limited has delivered two new Airbus A320 aircraft to Turkey’s low-cost airline, Pegasus Airlines, its first customer in Europe, based on the lease ...

EVA Air upgrades inflight and on-ground amenities for Royal Laurel Class travel

EVA Air upgrades inflight and on-ground amenities for Royal Laurel Class travel

TAIPEI, Taiwan - EVA Air has announced enhanced inflight and on-ground amenities for hassle-free Business Class travel to more than 60 international destinations.

Tokyo hotel celebrating 400th anniversary of Japanese traditional art

36th Summer Festival of Arita/Imari Porcelains Tokyo hotel celebrating 400th anniversary of Japanese traditional art

TOKYO, Japan - Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo(KPH), one of Japan’s most prestigious international hotels located in Shinjuku, Tokyo, will jointly host the 36th “Summer Festival of Arita/Imari ...

Sheraton unveils first new-build Sheraton Grand property in China’s Hangzhou

Sheraton unveils first new-build Sheraton Grand property in China’s Hangzhou

HANGZHOU, China - Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc, today announced the opening of Sheraton Grand Hangzhou Binjiang Hotel, located in the heart ...

Insights into Chinese outbound market at PATAcademy-HCD

Insights into Chinese outbound market at PATAcademy-HCD

BANGKOK, Thailand - The 6th PATAcademy-HCD, under the theme ‘100+ million Chinese Outbound Travelers – Learn how to increase your market share’, successfully ended on Wednesday, June 15, ...

Shanghai Wanda Hotels: Some background

Shanghai Wanda Hotels: Some background

Wanda Hotels & Resorts made its grand debut in Shanghai with its flagship hotel, Wanda Reign on the Bund, opened on June 18, 2016.

Wanda Reign on the Bund unveils its ode to Shanghai

New ultra-luxury hotel opens in Shanghai Wanda Reign on the Bund unveils its ode to Shanghai

SHANGHAI, China - In a joyous celebration, the well-known international luxury hotel management group, Wanda Hotels & Resorts, unveiled its ultra-luxury hotel – Wanda Reign on the Bund – ...

Tourism Authority of Thailand: Blogger campaign

Tourism Authority of Thailand: Blogger campaign

The date has been set for the long-awaited TAT Newsroom Blogger campaign to start accepting entries.

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