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Oct 17, 2017

At SMTS2018, the new theme zone will be introduced.

The New Supermarket Association of Japan [Head Office: Chiyoda Ward, Tokyo, President: Kiyoshi Yokoyama (CEO of ARCS COMPANY, LIMITED) announced the new theme zone for Supermarket Trade Show 2018. “Japanese Craft Sake & Beer Zone” is the area you will...

Oct 08, 2017

MACAO - Malaysia bagged three Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Gold Awards 2017 in the Marketing Media, Heritage and Culture, and Education and Training categories. The awards were presented at the 2017 PATA Gold Awards Lunch and Award Presentation at The Parisian Macao today.

Oct 08, 2017

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee on October 4 signed an agreement with the HCM City Tourism Association to boost the tourism sector.

The agreement, valid for 2017-2020, would help enhance the role of the association and facilitate the operations of tourism businesses, Tran Vinh Tuyen, Vice Chairman of...

Oct 07, 2017

BANGKOK, Thailand, Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia's leading food and beverage trade show, THAIFEX-World of Food Asia, has unveiled an impressive line-up of refreshed buyer programs and rebranded key visuals, to deliver an even stronger focus on business, quality trade deals and networking opportunities.

Oct 03, 2017

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government and Arts Council Tokyo (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture) are organizing Japanese traditional culture programs with the aim of introducing world-renowned Japanese traditional culture and performing arts at home and abroad and passing on the underlying “Japanese...

Oct 02, 2017

Bangkok still tops the list of the world’s most popular tourism destination cities worldwide, but competition is growing within Asia, the latest Mastercard Destination Cities Index released on September 26 shows.

Based on the number of visitors ($19 million) and amount of money ($14.1 billion) they spent...

Sep 27, 2017

(Hong Kong, 27 September 2017) The Hong Kong Exhibition & Convention Industry Association (HKECIA) has announced the results of its 2016 annual exhibition survey, which collects key information about exhibition activities in Hong Kong in the calendar year 2016. The latest results are consistent with wider...

Sep 25, 2017

With Climate Change and its impact on natural environments and current tourism models as a backdrop, this new project will have Mount Everest as its international point of reference, along with the mountain’s principal ambassador, Edmund Hillary

For the first time, the Final Phase of the Lead Climbing...

Sep 20, 2017

Since taking office five years ago, he has helped transform Taitung County from a remote southern coastal city with 40 percent low-income families and a serious population drain into a major tourism hotspot. How has County Magistrate Justin Huang presided over such a turnaround?

No matter how things change,...

Sep 19, 2017

(Hong Kong, 18 September 2017) Long been credited as Asia’s Best, the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (“HKCEC”) is proud to be the Champion of the “Outstanding Venue Award” at the 2017 AFECA Asian Awards in Kaohsiung, Taiwan on 6 September. Beating strong competitors from the region, the HKCEC’s...

Aug 30, 2017

Singapore, 29 August 2017 – The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) have jointly unveiled a unified brand, Passion Made Possible, to market Singapore internationally for tourism and business purposes.

Aug 24, 2017

Tourists who want to ascend to the peak of Fanjing Mountain in Guizhou province need to be strong both physically and mentally, but the spectacular view with two Buddhist temples sitting atop makes the trip worthwhile. Photos by Yang Jun/China Daily and Provided to China Daily

For city-dwellers longing for...

Aug 21, 2017

Global Government and Business Leaders to Discuss Infrastructure Investment, ASEAN Opportunities, Hong Kong Advantages

21 August 2017 – The second Belt and Road Summit, jointly organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (...

Aug 14, 2017

Vietnam saw a record number of international arrivals in 2016 with more than ten million visitors and a 25-per cent increase over the previous year – and 2017 is already on track to surpass that. During the first six months of the year, Vietnam recorded more than six million international arrivals, a 30-per cent...

Aug 09, 2017

Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau’s (TCEB) recent Road Show in Beijing aimed at attracting Chinese trade associations to Thailand received good response with the attendance of 35 Chinese association delegates looking for business opportunities and connection through conventions in Thailand and 9 media...

Jul 19, 2017

Over 110 top products will be showcased at One Utama Shopping Centre from 12th to 16th July 2017

Kuala Lumpur, 11 July 2017 – The Taiwan Excellence Pavilion finally makes its way to Malaysian shores, as Taiwan is set to showcase a selection of its most innovative and inventive products in the country for the...

Jun 21, 2017

From June 21 to 24, magic happens at TWTC Hall 1 and Taipei NANGANG Exhibition Center to offer 5 combined shows: FOOD TAIPEI, FOODTECH & PHARMATECH TAIPEI, TAIPEI PACK, Taiwan HORECA, and HALAL TAIWAN.

This event joins 1,717 exhibitors in 4,011 booths, including participants from 36 countries, to cover...

Jun 15, 2017

SINGAPORE - Gardens by the Bay, Singapore's horticultural-themed attraction renowned for its Supertrees and cooled conservatories, celebrates its fifth anniversary in June this year.

Built on land reclaimed from the sea, Gardens by the Bay opened in June 2012. Five years on, it remains unique in the region...

Jun 14, 2017

Singapore, 14 June 2017 --(ASIA TODAY)-- Organized by the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA), the largest international trade association for the global attractions industry, Asian Attractions Expo (AAE) 2017 opens today at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. The Expo – which runs...

Jun 12, 2017

Vietnamese real estate, investment and business service conglomerate FLC Group, based in Hanoi, will launch a new domestic carrier called Bamboo Airways which could take off early next year. This would bring the total number of Vietnamese airlines in the country to five, together with flagship carrier Vietnam...

Jun 07, 2017

A 4,000-year-old history, an eternal rock that continues to stand, an island whose praises have been sung by fabulous poets – Santorini is all that and more. Robust and majestic in its beauty it rises well above the ground and guards the secret treasures of Atlantis. It is a famous island in not only Greece but the...

Jun 07, 2017

31 May 2017, Phuket: The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization) or TCEB is raising the profile of the Domestic MICE market in Phuket Province by leveraging co-operation from MICE operators in the Southern Province Cluster, and building on the success of the Thailand Domestic MICE Mart. The...