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Hong Kong government forced to shelf China extradition bill amid huge street protests

Hong Kong government forced to shelf China extradition bill amid huge street protests

Carrie Lam, Hong Kong’s pro-Beijing leader, has announced that her government is suspending the plans to introduce a controversial ... Read More

Europe falls behind USA in cost of living

Europe falls behind USA in cost of living

ECA International’s latest Cost of Living report today reveals that Europe now accounts for less than a fifth of ... Read More

Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings

Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings

Carnival Corporation brands have 26 ships and over 70 voyages scheduled to sail tourists to the Panama Canal. Six ... Read More

Gulfstream G600 to make International Paris Air Show debut

Gulfstream G600 to make International Paris Air Show debut

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced the all-new, award-winning Gulfstream G600 will make its first appearance at the International Paris ... Read More

The rising city of eco-tourism

The rising city of eco-tourism

The city of Daegu is celebrating '2020-the year of Tourism in Daegu and Gyeongbuk' by creating the new brand ... Read More

Wharf Hotels appoints new General Manager of The Murray, Hong Kong, A Niccolo Hotel

Wharf Hotels appoints new General Manager of The Murray, Hong Kong, A Niccolo Hotel

Wharf Hotels is pleased to announce the appointment of Adriano Vences as General Manager of The Murray, Hong Kong, ... Read More

Direct Shenzhen-Manila flights from Philippines low-cost airline

Direct Shenzhen-Manila flights from Philippines low-cost airline

Low-cost Philippines airline, Cebu Pacific, will commence direct flights between Shenzen in China and Manila. The new route is ... Read More

Dragon Boat Carnival is coming to Hong Kong

Dragon Boat Carnival is coming to Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival, a summer party organised by the Hong Kong Tourism Board and  the Hong ... Read More

Kidnapped from the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong: 150,000 people marched in protest

Kidnapped from the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong: 150,000 people marched in protest

Kidnapped from a five-star hotel in Hongkong and appearing in a mainland China prison thereafter. This happened to a ... Read More

Hotel History: Shepheard’s Hotel in Cairo known for opulence, famous guests, and the military

Hotel History: Shepheard’s Hotel in Cairo known for opulence, famous guests, and the military

Shepheard’s Hotel history goes back 178 years when it was originally built by Englishman Samuel Shepheard in Cairo. It ... Read More

Top 50 hotels: Nominees are unveiled

Top 50 hotels: Nominees are unveiled

Travel network Virtuoso has revealed the 50 hotels and hospitality greats nominated for its coveted Best of the Best ... Read More

Top holiday destinations for North American travelers

Top holiday destinations for North American travelers

With the summer holidays coming , Agoda reveals Tokyo, London and Las Vegas continue to hold the top destination ... Read More

33rd Hong Kong International Tourism Expo draws nearly 700 exhibitors

33rd Hong Kong International Tourism Expo draws nearly 700 exhibitors

Hong Kong will host the 33rd Hong Kong International Tourism Expo (ITE) from June 13 to 16. The major ... Read More

Templestay: a unique experience in Korea

Templestay: a unique experience in Korea

Have you ever dreamed of getting away from your busy lives? Do you want to know how to really ... Read More

President Clinton and Minster Bartlett discuss Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre

President Clinton and Minster Bartlett discuss Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre

Jamaica Minister for Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett, met today with former United States President Bill Clinton at the ... Read More

SB Architects Unveils Seven New Hospitality Projects  in North America and Mexico

SB Architects Unveils Seven New Hospitality Projects  in North America and Mexico

Full-service global architecture firm, SB Architects, has been breaking ground in hotel, residential and mixed-use design for almost 60 ... Read More

Hilton: 200th hotel opening in the China market

Hilton: 200th hotel opening in the China market

Hilton ushered in a milestone in its China market development with the grand opening of its 200th hotel -- ... Read More

Bartlett Announces the Establishment of Four New Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centres

Bartlett Announces the Establishment of Four New Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centres

Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett says four Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centres (GTRCM) will be opened in ... Read More

New GM appointed at Mandarin Oriential Macau

New GM appointed at Mandarin Oriential Macau

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group announced the appointment of Christian Dolenc as General Manager of Mandarin Oriental, Macau. In his ... Read More

Largest aircraft PDP financing project in global aviation in Asia signed

Largest aircraft PDP financing project in global aviation in Asia signed

A total of 17 banks were involved in the syndicated loan in the amount of US$840 million to finance ... Read More

Asian Millionaire 2019: Reasons to travel shift from status to personal growth

Asian Millionaire 2019: Reasons to travel shift from status to personal growth

Adding further weight to several pieces of research commissioned by ILTM Asia Pacific and presented during its annual event ... Read More

Wharf Hotels to open Niccolo Suzhou in 2020

Wharf Hotels to open Niccolo Suzhou in 2020

Suzhou, fondly known as China’s Venice of the East, will take center stage as the city’s newest iconic landmark ... Read More

Farewell Niki Lauda: Legend of fast cars and airplanes

Farewell Niki Lauda: Legend of fast cars and airplanes

Niki Lauda, whom we remember as a Formula 1 legend, is no longer with us. But did you know ... Read More

Move Beyond: Cathay Pacific launches new digital brand

Move Beyond: Cathay Pacific launches new digital brand

Cathay Pacific celebrates today the start of a new journey with the purpose of moving people forward in life, ... Read More

Opening in 2019: Alva Hotel by Royal in Hong Kong

Opening in 2019: Alva Hotel by Royal in Hong Kong

Alva Hotel by Royal opening in late 2019, is a new and exciting hospitality concept as part of the ... Read More

Raffles Hotels & Resorts announces opening of new hotels in China and the Maldives

Raffles Hotels & Resorts announces opening of new hotels in China and the Maldives

Raffles Hotels & Resorts announced the opening of two important new landmark hotels, Raffles Shenzhen and Raffles Maldives Meradhoo. ... Read More

PATA Youth Symposium empowers the next generation of tourism leaders

PATA Youth Symposium empowers the next generation of tourism leaders

The PATA Youth Symposium, hosted by the Department of Tourism, Philippines, took place on the first day of the ... Read More

How are Airbnb and Thailand Government Savings Bank working together?

How are Airbnb and Thailand Government Savings Bank working together?

Airbnb, a community-driven hospitality company, and the Government Savings Bank, Thailand’s 105-year-old state-owned bank, today announced an official strategic ... Read More

Madrid and Barcelona beat London and Singapore to world’s ‘Top 5 congress cities’

Madrid and Barcelona beat London and Singapore to world’s ‘Top 5 congress cities’

The city of Madrid climbs to third in the ranking of world congress cities, published by the International Congress ... Read More

Ovolo Hotels launches new pet-friendly “V.I.Pooch”program

Ovolo Hotels launches new pet-friendly “V.I.Pooch”program

Ovolo Hotels, the independent, design-led hotel collection in Hong Kong and Australia, has launched a brand-new V.I.Pooch program to ... Read More