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May 11, 2017

The best non-Islamic countries for Muslim visitors are Singapore, Thailand and the UK, followed by South Africa and Hong Kong, according to the newly released MasterCard-CrescentRating Global Muslim Travel Index 2017. The index defines non-Islamic countries as those which are not members of the Organisation of...

May 10, 2017

Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) pleases both Thai and foreign tourists who are enchanted with the Thai tradition to prepare for backpacking all year round. Lately, more than 20 superb tourist activities are arranged throughout June and July in order to create a flow of Thailand festival experience by grouping...

Apr 28, 2017

Thailand’s business events destined to open brilliant business opportunities for all international connection.

BANGKOK 26 April 2017: Thailand Convention and Exhibitions Bureau, or TCEB, announced a strategy to position Thailand as a top MICE destination in Asia, during the World Travel and Tourism Council...

Apr 22, 2017

In what has been labeled a cleanup of sidewalks for convenience and hygiene reasons, Thailand’s junta through the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration plans to eliminate the ubiquitous food stalls on the street of the Asian multi-million metropolis famous for its fabulous mix of tastes and odours out in the open.

Apr 21, 2017

Singapore, 17 April 2017 - Changi Airport Group (CAG), Singapore Airlines (SIA) and Singapore Tourism Board (STB) will take an ongoing joint partnership, aimed at promoting inbound travel, to new heights.

Under a renewed three-year partnership, the three parties will jointly invest $33.75 million, the...

Mar 29, 2017

Singapore’s passport remains to be widely accepted globally, reaching its highest at rank 4 on this year’s Henley & Partners Visa Restrictions Index against a global trend of decreased travel freedom.

The number of countries and territories that Singapore passport holders can travel to without a visa has...

Mar 30, 2017

27 March 2017, Bangkok: The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization) or TCEB continues to move forward in upgrading high potential international exhibitions through the third edition of the ASEAN Rising Trade Show. The financial support programme for the international marketing of eight...

Feb 21, 2017

Malaysia is set to welcome around one million health travelers in 2017, up from 860,000 last year, and generate respective revenue of $292 million, up 30 per cent compared with 2016, the Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council (MHTC) says.

Indonesia remains the top revenue contributor, accounting for 70 per cent...

Jan 04, 2017

BANGKOK - In its quest to become a "global" company, SET-listed digital finance firm Group Lease Public Company Limited ("GL", SET:GL) is embarking on another major expansion program in 2017 that will see its fast-growing model of digital-finance business extending from Asia to Africa and Eastern Europe. The target...

Dec 27, 2016

Bangkok, 22 December 2016 - TCEB today announced its 2017 MICE Development Plan, reflecting the Government's vision to drive the country towards stability, prosperity and sustainability.

Dec 20, 2016

Revamping of the Latin American Conference for Tourism Ministers and Businessmen at its 20th staging

Dec 16, 2016

SINGAPORE, 16 December 2016 – Changi Airport Group (CAG) announced today the completion of construction for its new passenger terminal building, Terminal 4 (T4). Having achieved the Temporary Occupancy Permit for T4 this month, marking the completion of the construction phase, the next stage of development will be...

Nov 28, 2016

Leading Golf Booking Platform golfscape Releases Bookings in Multiple Languages

by golfscape on November 2016

For the first time, golf-enthusiasts from China and Japan can book golf tee times in over 50 golf destinations in their mother-tongue.

Both destinations provide a huge...

Nov 26, 2016

-Chengdu shows glamour in city image, high-tech industries and economic development

Nov 25, 2016

Madrid, 16 November 2016. FITUR 2017, the International Tourism Trade Fair organised by IFEMA which is due to be staged at Feria de Madrid from 18 to 22 January of next year, is strongly committed to technology applied to tourism, which includes the promotion of online communication and interactivity with all...

Nov 20, 2016

Events Contribute Over HK$1.1 Billion to Local Economy; Survey Reveals Upbeat Industry Outlook for the Chinese Mainland and Mature Markets

17 November 2016 – Eight trade fairs organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) in October and November attracted nearly 9,600 exhibitors, up 4.9 per...

Nov 19, 2016

The Vietnam government is about to put an end to the tiresome tourism visa process it uses to offer via numerous and partly unreliable visa-on-arrival application web-sites and will launch a central e-visa system through a new official tourism website on...

Nov 04, 2016

This partnership, which unites the potentialities of the Argentina country brand and that of Fitur, was presented today at IFEMA by Argentina’s Tourism Minister, Gustavo Santos. Fitur is one of the largest tourism trade shows in the world and the first one for the Latin American market.

Oct 20, 2016

Clark, Philippines - Global Gateway Development Corporation (GGDC), the developer of Global Gateway Logistics City (GGLC) in the Clark Freeport Zone, has celebrated the topping off of two commercial buildings in the 177-hectare city. GGLC is twice the size of Central, Hong Kong's business district.

The...

Oct 14, 2016

Hong Kong, 14 October 2016 --(ASIA TODAY)-- The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (“HKCEC”) celebrated a major milestone today (14 October). During the world’s largest electronics fair – the Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Autumn Edition), the HKCEC welcomed the 100,000,000th visitor since its opening in...

Oct 05, 2016

More and more tourism destinations in Asia, the governments behind them and private operators running tour packages and services are realising the importance of online promotion. We’re seeing a large increase of familiarisation trips, designed to attract bloggers and key influencers to promoted destinations across...

Oct 01, 2016

28 September 2016, Bangkok: The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau or TCEB organises the ASEAN Conference on MICE in Collaboration with UNWTO to enable a dialogue aimed at leveraging knowledge and policy exchange, and driving regional ties towards the mutually beneficial goal of accommodating MICE travellers...

Sep 30, 2016

BUSAN, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The world’s largest K-culture festival, 2016 Busan One Asia Festival will take place across Busan at venues including Busan Asiad Main Stadium and BEXCO, starting from Saturday October 1 to Sunday October 23.