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Openings Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, Thailand

Thai hospitality Openings Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, Thailand

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced the opening of Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach under the company's iconic flagship brand Marriott Hotels.

Philippines receives 22,121 Indian Tourists in three months

Philippines receives 22,121 Indian Tourists in three months

Philippines recorded 22,121 Indian tourist arrivals during January - March 2016, indicating an increase of 23.7 per cent, over the same period last year.

China Aircraft Leasing Group: S$194,730,000 Debut Syndicated Loan

China Aircraft Leasing Group: S$194,730,000 Debut Syndicated Loan

China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings Limited .

The world is going to IBTM China this year

The world is going to IBTM China this year

Industry thought leaders set to deliver insight into global themes at this year’s ibtm china Knowledge Forum

China: Hilton Worldwide Opens Its First Hotel in Yantai, Shandong Province

China: Hilton Worldwide Opens Its First Hotel in Yantai, Shandong Province

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) and Hilton Hotels & Resorts today announced the opening of Hilton Yantai Golden Coast, marking Hilton's debut in Yantai.

Japan Association of Travel Agents: State of Japanese travel and tourism

Japan Association of Travel Agents: State of Japanese travel and tourism

International arrivals increased by 52.0% in January (year‐on‐year basis) reaching 1,852,000. 1,891,000 foreigners visited Japan (+36.4%) in January and 2,010,000 in March (+31.7%). 

Air Astana fight with Mongolian Civil Aviation Authority continues

Air Astana fight with Mongolian Civil Aviation Authority continues

n January 2016, Air Astana, the flag carrier of Kazakhstan, initiated internationally recognised processes relating to the intended launch of air services between Astana and Ulaanbaatar, the ...

Hong Kong Airlines Launches New Daily Direct Flight Service to Osaka Kansai

Hong Kong Airlines Launches New Daily Direct Flight Service to Osaka Kansai

Commencing on 15 July 2016, Hong Kong Airlines, an internationally-acclaimed full-service airline, will launch daily service between Hong Kong and Kansai Airport in Osaka, Japan.

Engine on fire: Korean Airlines 2708 from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul

Engine on fire: Korean Airlines 2708 from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul

319 passengers onboard Korean Air flight 2708 from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul, Korea, were evacuated on the runway after the aircraft was seen on fire during takeoff.

Jiang Tai Global Assistance Services is joining PATA

Jiang Tai Global Assistance Services is joining PATA

With more than 150 million Chinese tourists expected to visit Asia Pacific destinations by 2020, the demand for travel support services is increasing year by year – and this has prompted Jiang ...

Korea's Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs joins forces with Dusit International

Korea's Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs joins forces with Dusit International

aT Agro-Fisheries Food and Trade Corporation (aT), the government agency of Korea’s Ministry of Agricultural, Food and Rural Affairs, has teamed up with the Asian hospitality group, Dusit ...

Airport parking investment

Airport parking investment

Visitors to the SMART Investment & International Property Expo in Hong Kong will have the chance to find out more about the unique opportunity to invest in off-airport car parking, courtesy of ...

Art exhibition on pandas opens in Beijing

Art exhibition on pandas opens in Beijing

Today, the Global Art Exhibition of the Giant Panda, Pandaful Art, opened at the Beijing Museum of Natural History.

Air China introduces its first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Air China introduces its first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

BEIJING, China - Boeing and Air China officially unveiled the airline's first 787-9 Dreamliner to the public at a grand ceremony in Beijing today.

30.2 million Chinese outbound trips in the first quarter of 2016

30.2 million Chinese outbound trips in the first quarter of 2016

In the first three months of 2016, 30.2 million outbound border-crossings were made from Mainland China.

PATA is aiming to show  leadership in sustainability practices: Recognized in Guam

PATA is aiming to show leadership in sustainability practices: Recognized in Guam

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA), located in Bangkok, Thailand, has achieved Silver-level Sustainability Certification by EarthCheck, a scientific benchmarking, certification and ...

PATA: Successful Youth Tourism Symposium on Guam

PATA: Successful Youth Tourism Symposium on Guam

Over 150 students, alumni, lecturers and industry professionals from Guam, overseas and the neighboring Pacific Islands participated at the PATA Youth Symposium 2016, held at the University of ...

KLM and SWISS passenger jet put in collision danger by U.S. Airforce

KLM and SWISS passenger jet put in collision danger by U.S. Airforce

A KLM Dutch Airline Boeing-777, and a SWISS passenger plane were put in danger over the Sea of Japan by an US Air Force spy plane over in international airspace over the between Japan and ...

NATAS president re-elected for 2nd term with new key officers

NATAS president re-elected for 2nd term with new key officers

At the keenly-contested and recently-concluded 37th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the National Association of Travel Agents Singapore (NATAS) held on Thursday, May 19, 2016, its current ...

New GM: Moevenpick Hotel Enshi, China

New GM: Moevenpick Hotel Enshi, China

Swiss hotel-management company Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has appointed General Manager Anthony Quin to head the team at Mövenpick Hotel Enshi in Hubei province, China.

President Obama visit to Vietnam results in largest ever commercial airplane purchase

President Obama visit to Vietnam results in largest ever commercial airplane purchase

HANOI, Vietnam - Boeing and Vietjet finalized Vietnam's largest ever commercial airplane purchase. His Excellency Mr.

Soon: First Hilton-branded hotel in Bali, Indonesia

Soon: First Hilton-branded hotel in Bali, Indonesia

Hilton Worldwide today announced the signing of a management agreement with P.T. Caterison Sukses to manage and re-brand the Grand Nikko Bali as Hilton Bali.

2016 PATA Executive Board: The vote is in

2016 PATA Executive Board: The vote is in

At the PATA Aannual Summit at the Dusit Thani Hotel in Guam today, the new 2016 PATA Executive Board was voted in.

Here are the results:

Chairman: Andrew Jones, Sanctuary Resorts

Asia's biggest obstacle challenge event heads to Indonesia

Asia's biggest obstacle challenge event heads to Indonesia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Viper Challenge, Asia's premier obstacle challenge event series, has announced plans to expand to the Indonesian market space, with Taman Budaya at Sentul City, Bogor, set ...

 Cultural experience of the tourism union of the six provinces of Central China

Cultural experience of the tourism union of the six provinces of Central China

The Beijing International Travel Fair was held at the National Agriculture Exhibition Center in Beijing on May 20-22. One of the attendees was Ningxiang Tourism Administration.

WTM Connect Asia 2016 delivers a high number of business meetings

WTM Connect Asia 2016 delivers a high number of business meetings

WTM Connect Asia 2016 closed on a high note today. The event took place from May 18-20 in Penang, Malaysia.

THAI presented with IATA IOSA certificate

THAI presented with IATA IOSA certificate

BANGKOK, Thailand – Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) was presented with the IATA IOSA registration certificate.

Brussels Days in Tokyo

Brussels Days in Tokyo

TOKYO, Japan - For the Brussels Days that took place from 15 to 20 May, a delegation travelled to Tokyo and Nagoya.

Amazing Thailand Grand Sale returns for 2016 and is bigger than ever before

Amazing Thailand Grand Sale returns for 2016 and is bigger than ever before

The Tourism Authority of Thailand’s (TAT) much-anticipated annual Amazing Thailand Grand Sale (ATGS) campaign is back for its 18th successful year and will be held from June 15 to August 15, ...

TAT Blogger Campaign set for launch in June

TAT Blogger Campaign set for launch in June

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