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Oct 09, 2019

Forum to sharpen industry players' acumen for latest trend of festivalisation

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Oct. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Malaysia will be welcoming one of the country's most anticipated homegrown event for the third time, the Business Events Forum (BEF) 2019. The event which is organised by the...

Oct 04, 2019

TCEB is moving fast to rock global MICE market, spotlighting the 4Ms at the IT&CMA and CTW Asia-Pacific 2019 with the aim to attract more business meeting groups into Thailand across all segments. It is expected that the movement will generate 57,000 million baht in 2020. Meanwhile, TCEB has joined hands with...

Oct 04, 2019

Will provide guests with online access to the WSJ and special offers

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Okura Nikko Hotel Management Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Hotel Okura Co., Ltd., has concluded a business partnership agreement with Dow Jones & Company, Inc., publisher of The Wall Street Journal (WSJ).

Oct 04, 2019

JEONJU, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jeonju, a UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy, will host the 2019 Jeonju Bibimbap Festival, a fiesta of traditional Korean taste and charm.

Under the slogan of “Mixing excitingly! Enjoying deliciously!” the festival will be held in Jeonju Hanok Village, Seohakdong Art...

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,...