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ZImbabwe - Indonesia  tourism cooperation

ZImbabwe - Indonesia tourism cooperation

Increasing number of tourists from Indonesians are on safari in Zimbabwe.

Just released: List of some names killed on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17

Just released: List of some names killed on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17

Malaysia Airlines released the latest breakdown of its downed plane's passengers:

First foreign group goes on camping and hiking trip to North Korea

First foreign group goes on camping and hiking trip to North Korea

A British travel company has led the first camping and hiking trip into North Korea, opening the tourism market to the world's most secretive country.

THAI’s first 787 Dreamliner arrives home

THAI’s first 787 Dreamliner arrives home

BANGKOK, Thailand – Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) today welcomed the delivery flight TG8921 of THAI first Boeing 787 Dreamliner, royally bestowed “ONGKHARAK”, with ...

THAI Board of Directors meeting results

THAI Board of Directors meeting results

BANGKOK, Thailand - Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) held its Board of Directors Meeting, chaired by Air Chief Marshal Prajin Juntong, THAI’s Chairman of the Board of ...

Air China introduces prepaid excess baggage fee service

Air China introduces prepaid excess baggage fee service

BEIJING, China - On July 17, Air China became the first domestic carrier to introduce prepaid excess baggage fee service on routes to North America.

Home to Chinese traditional culture, Wuzhen is ideal vacation destination

Home to Chinese traditional culture, Wuzhen is ideal vacation destination

WUZHEN, China - For as long as there has been recorded history, Wuzhen has been a synonym for the beautiful scenery on the lands that stretch southward from the banks of the Yangtze River as it ...

They're grand and they're gold: Who won this year's travel and tourism awards?

They're grand and they're gold: Who won this year's travel and tourism awards?

BANGKOK, Thailand –A total of 28 Grand and Gold Awards will be presented by The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) this year.

Can Malaysia Airlines survive two fatal air crashes within four months?

Malaysia Airlines stocks tumbled almost 18 percent in Kuala Lumpur this morning Can Malaysia Airlines survive two fatal air crashes within four months?

Malaysia Airlines stocks tumbled almost 18 percent in Kuala Lumpur this morning after one of its jumbo passenger jets crashed in the Eastern Ukraine killing 298.

Statement by the Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak: Malaysian Airlines flight 17

Statement by the Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak: Malaysian Airlines flight 17

Yesterday evening, I was informed of the terrible and deeply shocking news that a Malaysia Airlines jet went down in eastern Ukraine.

Latest: Malaysia Airlines press conferences in Kuala Lumpur and Amsterdam

Malaysia prime minister talks to world leaders on MH17 crash Latest: Malaysia Airlines press conferences in Kuala Lumpur and Amsterdam

Many European tourists on their way to vacation in Malaysia and other East Asian countries were on the passenger list of MH 17.

Malaysia Airlines established crisis communication phone hotline

Malaysia Airlines established crisis communication phone hotline

Malaysia Airlines established a crisis communication phone hotline.

Luang Prabang eateries aim for “The Mark”

Luang Prabang eateries aim for “The Mark”

The Luang Prabang Safe and Green Tourism Scheme will launch “The Mark” – a clean and safe dining initiative – at a ceremony being held at the Luang Prabang View Hotel on July 24, 2014, ...

THAI named Best Airline Staff in Asia

THAI: Best Economy Class Airline THAI named Best Airline Staff in Asia

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) ranked first place in the “Best Airline Staff in Asia” category and first place in the “Best Economy Class Airline Catering” ...

Insight into Thai culture for guests at Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket

Insight into Thai culture for guests at Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket

BANGKOK, Thailand - Every Wednesday morning at Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket, which is located on the beach at Karon, staff and hotel guests gather to present food, drinking water and other ...

Downtown Bangkok to host spectacular “Thailand Happiness” street festival extravaganza

Downtown Bangkok to host spectacular “Thailand Happiness” street festival extravaganza

The primary business and shopping district of downtown Bangkok is to be converted into a giant festival of happiness, joy, fun and Thai smiles over the July 25-26 weekend as part of a big-bang ...

Thailand secures major international MICE events

Thailand secures major international MICE events

BANGKOK, Thailand - The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization), or TCEB, has confirmed that Thailand will host major international MICE events during the second half of ...

InterContinental Danang welcomes new GM

InterContinental Danang welcomes new GM

The luxury InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula welcomes Iain McCormack as its new general manager this July.

Typhoon Rammasun targets China and Vietnam

Typhoon Rammasun targets China and Vietnam

After unleashing deadly flooding and damaging winds across the Philippines on Tuesday and Wednesday, Typhoon Rammasun now has its sights set on southern China and northern Vietnam.

International Conference on Community Development Through Tourism (ICCDT)

International Conference on Community Development Through Tourism (ICCDT)

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) and the Ministry of Tourism of Cambodia are pleased to announce the launch of The International Conference on Community Development Through Tourism ...

25 injured on South African Airways Johannesburg - Hong Kong flight

25 injured on South African Airways Johannesburg - Hong Kong flight

Star Alliance member South African Airways (SAA) issued a statement after its flight, SA286, en route from Johannesburg to Hong Kong, which departed on Tuesday, July 15, at 1711 hours (SA time) ...

New executive steps into Pan Pacific Hotels Vice President position

New executive steps into Pan Pacific Hotels Vice President position

SINGAPORE – Driving the implementation of operational projects and managing all pre-openings to enhance product and service excellence across the Pan Pacific Hotels Group’s portfolio of over ...

Promotion of sustainable tourism in Asia

Promotion of sustainable tourism in Asia

BANGKOK, Thailand – The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is working to support the implementation of social and environmental responsible business practices.

Promoting sustainable tourism development in China

Promoting sustainable tourism development in China

BANGKOK, Thailand – The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) China Panel of Experts (PCPE) aims to promote the sustainable development of tourism in China and to provide a platform for ...

Manila to take brunt of Typhoon Rammasun's flooding rain, wind

Manila to take brunt of Typhoon Rammasun's flooding rain, wind

In the western Pacific, Typhoon Rammasun, locally named Glenda, is producing flooding rainfall and damaging winds along its track across the Philippines.

Indonesia celebrates record UK tourist figures

Indonesia celebrates record UK tourist figures

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Official tourism figures released from the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy for the Republic of Indonesia reveal that UK visitor arrival figures are continuing to ...

Japan Airlines and NRI start demonstration test of iBeacon and Smartwatch

Japan Airlines and NRI start demonstration test of iBeacon and Smartwatch

TOKYO, Japan - Japan Airlines Co, Ltd (JAL) and Nomura Research Institute, Ltd.

South Korea’s mineral spas soothe cyclists after a day of touring

South Korea’s mineral spas soothe cyclists after a day of touring

What’s better after a long bike ride or day of touring on foot than a long, hot bath? Not much…Maybe a massage?

Typhoon Rammasun targets the Philippines

Typhoon Rammasun targets the Philippines

In the western Pacific, Typhoon Rammasun is on track to threaten the Philippines Tuesday and Wednesday.

6.2 earthquake measured in the Philippines 80 miles away from Manila

6.2 earthquake measured in the Philippines 80 miles away from Manila

A strong 6.4 earthquake struck the Philippines on Monday afternoon at 1559 hours Philippine time.

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