Tag: Brunei

Travel to Brunei is safe: No stoning to death for gay visitors may not apply to lesbians

Travel to Brunei is safe: No stoning to death for gay visitors may not apply to lesbians

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 7, 2019 00:54 0

The Trump Administration refused to issue a travel advisory against Brunei, even though the country is in violation of international human rights still after the ... Read More

Brunei hotel boycott growing: Hollywood steps in

Brunei hotel boycott growing: Hollywood steps in

editor editor- April 4, 2019 00:49 2

The list of Hollywood stars, musicians, athletes, and now even companies, expanding globally as well, is growing every day in support of a boycott of ... Read More

WTTC Global Summit: President Obama was a disappointment for many

WTTC Global Summit: President Obama was a disappointment for many

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 3, 2019 20:29 2

U.S. President Barak Obama was the most expected speaker at the ongoing World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) summit in Seville today. More than 1500 ... Read More

U.S. State Department tells tourists Brunei is safe, except for death by stoning

U.S. State Department tells tourists Brunei is safe, except for death by stoning

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019 03:27 6

The U.S. State Department is telling American travelers, Brunei is one of the safest countries in the world to visit. Brunei safer than the Bahamas, ... Read More

Death for gay guests at Beverly Hills Hotel or Hotel Bel‑Air? Dorchester Collection issues a statement

Death for gay guests at Beverly Hills Hotel or Hotel Bel‑Air? Dorchester Collection issues a statement

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019 00:34 0

The Beverly Hills Hotel and Hotel Bel-Air are part of the Dorchester Collection group and upscale 5-star accommodation in Beverly Hills 2 miles from West Hollywood, ... Read More

Brunei Travel: Ready to be stoned to death? How will WTTC and UNWTO respond?

Brunei Travel: Ready to be stoned to death? How will WTTC and UNWTO respond?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 30, 2019 04:12 2

Brunei is becoming a deadly place to visit starting April 3, specially if you are member of the LGBT Community. Next week the World Travel ... Read More

ASEAN Tourism Forum sees senior officials come together from 10 nations

ASEAN Tourism Forum sees senior officials come together from 10 nations

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 18, 2019 03:06 0

The ASEAN Tourism Forum 2019 is currently taking place in Ha Long City, in the northern province of Quảng Ninh in Vietnam Read More

Thai Tourism: International arrivals’ growth in line with the target

Thai Tourism: International arrivals’ growth in line with the target

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018 09:25 0

The Thai tourism industry recorded total international arrivals of 31.25 million in January-October 2018, up 7.84%, generating an estimated 1.63 trillion Baht in tourism revenue, ... Read More

Raped by tourists: Children in Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam

Raped by tourists: Children in Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2018 12:27 2

Tourists rape children in Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam; it's a sad reality of the global ... Read More

Traveling and like to breathe fresh air? Where not to go

Traveling and like to breathe fresh air? Where not to go

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 20, 2017 14:32 0

The Gulf region may be the leader in luxury travel and tourism, but it does have the worst air quality in the world. As part of ... Read More

Brunei Darussalam: Temburong Holiday Destination packages launched

Brunei Darussalam: Temburong Holiday Destination packages launched

editor editor- September 15, 2016 07:43 0

BRUNEI DARUSSALAM - In its continuous effort to promote Brunei Darussalam as a unique tourism destination,the Tourism Development Department under the Ministry of Primary Resources ... Read More

Hong Kong Airlines signs codeshare agreement with Royal Brunei Airlines

Hong Kong Airlines signs codeshare agreement with Royal Brunei Airlines

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 26, 2016 14:47 0

The internationally-acclaimed full-service airline, Hong Kong Airlines, and Royal Brunei Airlines (RB), the national flag carrier of Brunei Darussalam, signed a codeshare agreement today to ... Read More

Royal Brunei Airlines and Turkish Airlines sign codeshare agreement

Royal Brunei Airlines and Turkish Airlines sign codeshare agreement

editor editor- February 19, 2016 21:56 0

ISTANBUL, Turkey - Royal Brunei Airlines (BI) has signed a codeshare agreement with Turkish Airlines (TK) which allows for passengers to connect from Bandar Seri ... Read More

Princess Cruises brings premium cruising to East Malaysia and Brunei

Princess Cruises brings premium cruising to East Malaysia and Brunei

editor editor- December 3, 2015 22:05 0

SINGAPORE – Carnival Corporation & plc today announced that its Princess Cruises brand is capitalizing on the growing popularity of cruise travel in this region ... Read More

ATF 2014: Hotel awards are the first order of business

ATF 2014: Hotel awards are the first order of business

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- January 20, 2014 05:15 0

Kuching, Malaysia (eTN) - This year's edition of the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) has yet to be declared open, but it is already generating buzz-worthy ... Read More

Brunei: a majestic kingdom of rich experiences

Brunei: a majestic kingdom of rich experiences

editor editor- November 19, 2012 23:35 0

Offering a unique blend of modern refinement, scenic allure, culture, and heritage, Brunei is a majestic kingdom of unexpected treasures. Read More

Royal Brunei Airlines hosts fam trip to Brunei for a special consortium

Royal Brunei Airlines hosts fam trip to Brunei for a special consortium

editor editor- July 7, 2012 02:46 0

SINGAPORE - Royal Brunei Airlines has organized a familiarization (fam) trip to Brunei for a Malay consortium consisting of representatives from travel agents in Singapore. Read More

Asia Pacific Golf Summit 2012 – a venue fit for kings

Asia Pacific Golf Summit 2012 – a venue fit for kings

editor editor- February 22, 2012 02:18 0

The Asia Pacific Golf Summit (APGS) is breaking away from the predictable. Read More

Brunei Minister attends tourism meetings in Asia

Brunei Minister attends tourism meetings in Asia

editor editor- January 13, 2012 06:10 0

The Minister of Industry and Primary Resources, Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Utama Dato Seri Setia Hj Yahya Begawan Mudim Dato Paduka Hj Bakar, ... Read More

Brunei is latest country to join Global Leaders for Tourism Campaign

Brunei is latest country to join Global Leaders for Tourism Campaign

editor editor- January 12, 2012 07:45 0

Brunei became the latest country to join the Global Leaders for Tourism Campaign when His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’Izzaddin Waddualah accepted an Open ... Read More

Increases seat capacity to Bangkok and Ho Chi Minh

Increases seat capacity to Bangkok and Ho Chi Minh

editor editor- October 5, 2011 05:25 0

SINGAPORE – The Philippines’ largest national flag carrier, Cebu Pacific (CEB), will increase flight frequencies and seat capacity to select international flights this January 2012 ... Read More

Brunei: a majestic kingdom of rich experiences

Brunei: a majestic kingdom of rich experiences

editor editor- September 1, 2011 05:52 0

Offering a unique blend of modern refinement, scenic allure, culture, and heritage, Brunei is a majestic kingdom of unexpected treasures. Read More

Royal Brunei pays the price of decades-long wrong strategy

Royal Brunei pays the price of decades-long wrong strategy

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 24, 2011 13:46 0

BANGKOK, Thailand (eTN) - Arrogance? Probably. Lack of vision? Certainly. Royal Brunei Airlines (RBA) remains a mystery among Southeast Asian carriers. Read More

Brunei celebrates new addition to urban landscape

Brunei celebrates new addition to urban landscape

editor editor- June 2, 2011 06:29 0

With an evening of spectacular firework displays, cultural performances, and a floating parade of brightly-decorated boats, the new Bandar Seri Begawan Waterfront Promenade was officially ... Read More

Brunei aims to showcase its unique collection of Islamic artefacts

Brunei aims to showcase its unique collection of Islamic artefacts

editor editor- March 18, 2011 06:02 0

Bandar Seri Begawan - Tourism has always been deemed a strong front-runner in Brunei's ambition towards economic diversification and the Abode of Peace's palate for ... Read More

Carlson Hotels to open first property in Brunei

Carlson Hotels to open first property in Brunei

editor editor- April 26, 2010 04:42 0

Carlson Hotels will mark its entry into Brunei with the opening of the 142-room Read More

Minister: No Alcohol Zone for tourists in Brunei

Minister: No Alcohol Zone for tourists in Brunei

editor editor- March 24, 2010 04:06 0

Brunei's religious affairs minister has poured cold water on a plan to set up an "alcohol zone" for tourists in this Muslim country saying it ... Read More

Kampung Ayer is part of the fascinating heritage of Brunei

Kampung Ayer is part of the fascinating heritage of Brunei

editor editor- February 18, 2010 06:05 0

Brunei might be the country of oil wealth, pristine rainforests, and 1001-nights style mosques with their golden domes, but in the middle of Bandar Sri ... Read More

Year of the Tiger to bring “streams” of tourists to Brunei

editor editor- February 4, 2010 06:54 0

Bandar Seri Begawan - The Year of the Tiger is off to a good start this year for Brunei's tourism industry players as tour agencies ... Read More

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