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Oct 04, 2019

Cambodia-based tech startup Meal Temple Group in partnership with Vientiane-founded KiwiPay has launched a new ride-hailing service in Laos.

The companies jointly launched the portal DriveUp.app on the Internet and for Android and iOS devices, which connects to taxis, tuk-tuks, and samlors (three-wheeled...

Sep 27, 2019

GANZI, China, Sept. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 27, the 2019 Hero Challenge Batang Cuopugou International Mountain Bike Challenge was successfully concluded in Cuopugou Scenic Area, Batang County, Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province. Hundreds of top athletes from nine countries and...

Sep 27, 2019

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo (KPH), one of Japan’s most prestigious international hotels located in Shinjuku, Tokyo, will host a special event and exhibition of the Japanese traditional performing art called “Noh” from September 27 to November 27, 2019. This exhibition is held in cooperation with...

Sep 27, 2019

Sep 26, 2019 (China Knowledge) - Yesterday, seven large passenger planes took off from the runway in Daxing International Airport, which meant the world’s largest international airport was officially put into operation.

Located at the frontier between Beijing and Langfang, Hebei Province, Daxing...

Sep 25, 2019

The 3rd Zhuhai International Mozart Competition for Young Musicians Comes to a Successful Close

ZHUHAI, China, Sept. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The closing concert for the 12-day 3rd Zhuhai International Mozart Competition for Young Musicians (Zhuhai Mozart Competition) was held on September 22 in the Opera...

Sep 23, 2019

Asia is home to 18 of the Top 50 Global and 11 of the Top 25 LCC Megahubs

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Sep 22, 2019

NUR-SULTAN, KAZAKHSTAN, 19 SEPTEMBER 2019: Malaysia has won the bid to host the 9th PATA Adventure Travel Conference and Mart (ATCM) in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, from 12 to 14 February 2020. It will be the first time that ATCM is being hosted in Malaysia.

The event will be organised by Tourism Malaysia in...

Sep 20, 2019

YANGON – 20 September 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Yangon Aerodrome Company Limited (“YACL”), operator of Yangon International Airport (“YIA”), today welcomes the inaugural flight of Indian air carrier IndiGo from Kolkata to YIA, marking the first scheduled daily flight from any Indian city to the gateway to Myanmar.

Sep 20, 2019

MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, affiliated to its global exchange network The Residences at Dewa, the fractional component of the Dewa Phuket Resort complex in Thailand. The property is located a few steps from Nai Yang Beach, which is part of the...

Sep 19, 2019

Rewards programme “INSPIRE” is launched globally on the back of a strong performance for BTMICE

IMEX Las Vegas, 10 September 2019 – Today marks the global launch of the In Singapore Incentives & Rewards (INSPIRE), an incentive programme initiated by the Singapore Tourism Board to attract potential...

Sep 13, 2019

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte among the dignitaries attending the official launch of the premium development, which sits at the heart of Davao City's new central business district, Lanang.

Sep 12, 2019

Offering a signature combination of “traditional luxury” and “contemporary luxury” the new hotel looks forward to welcoming guests from all over the world

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In a much-anticipated event and to the delight of its many followers worldwide, The Okura Tokyo, the new flagship hotel of Hotel...

Sep 09, 2019

BANGKOK, Sept. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Thailand's economic ministers meeting on Sept. 6, 2019 endorsed a package of measures, called 'Thailand Plus' which aimed at attracting more foreign investment, especially to expedite investments from companies seeking to relocate as a result of the ongoing trade war, Kobsak...

Sep 06, 2019

Can Indonesia's New Tourism Plan Ease Mass Tourism In Bali?

Sep 05, 2019

Vietnam Airlines has been allowed by the US Federal Aviation Administration to operate direct flights from Hanoi and Saigon to several US destinations. It is the first Vietnamese airline to receive such permission, according to FlightGlobal, a leading news site about the global aviation community.

Aug 28, 2019

Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) has received positive responses from countries participating in exhibitions in Thailand thanks to its campaign strategies and promotions.

Business associations from China and Cambodia have been in contact with TCEB to discuss their visits to events in...

Aug 28, 2019

Tourism officials from Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam are discussing a draft plan on tourism development in the triangle area covering 13 provinces of the three countries.

The talks are taking place in southern Laos’ Champasak province, some 484 kilometers south of Laos’ capital Vientiane, during a working...

Aug 27, 2019

27 August 2019, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia --( ASIA TODAY )-- This afternoon, CEMS Conference & Exhibition (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd announced the launch of MALAYSIA TOURISM AND TRAVEL MART 2020(MTTM 2020) to be held from 25 to 27 June 2020 at Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC) in Kuala Lumpur,...

Aug 25, 2019

(TITC) – On 14 August, Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) coordinated with Can Tho City’s People Committee organized the 6th Meeting of GMS Southern Tourism Corridor with the participation of delegations from Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar and Viet Nam.

The southern tourism corridor (STC) is an...

Aug 21, 2019

YANGON – 21 August, 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Yangon International Airport (“YIA”) unveiled today the Mingalar Sky Premium Lounge, the first 24-hour, five-star premium lounge to offer express passenger check-in in the country. The lounge opening was witnessed by Guest-of-Honour U Maung Maung Soe, the Mayor of Yangon...

Aug 20, 2019

SINGAPORE, 20 AUGUST 2019 – Following the successful opening of Jewel Changi Airport (Jewel) in April, Changi Airport Group (CAG) has partnered Singaporean singer-songwriter, JJ Lin(林俊杰), on his latest composition – The Right Time (‘对的时间点’).

The song is a response to Jewel’s iconic attraction. JJ revealed...

Aug 19, 2019

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Global market research company Euromonitor International shared insights how Korean beauty companies have successfully exported their culture and businesses in its recent webinar “K-Beauty and Its Influence on K-Food”. The webinar explores marketing strategies and how the K-food...