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in Brief

  • FEC acquired the property at 21 Anderson Road in Singapore

    Far East Consortium International Limited announced that after the trading hours of Hong Kong Stock Exchange on 5 June 2018, the Group through its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Advance Delight Global Limited, and Amber Investment Holding (Cayman) Limited entered into the Sale and Purchase Agreement, pursuant to which the Group has conditionally agreed to acquire 100% of the issued and paid-up capital of Highest Reach Investments Limited and the Shareholder Loan, at a price of approximately S$93,000,000, with the assumption of the Target's existing bank loan under a credit facility of ap

    in Brief Thu, 06/07/2018 - 13:12
  • Japan National Tourism Organization Appoints WEILL for PR

    New York - The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) has appointed Geoffrey Weill Associates (WEILL) to handle its United States public relations program effective immediately. "We are honored and thrilled to have been chosen," says Geoffrey Weill, "and we look forward to helping augment the number of Americans visiting Japan, especially in light of the 2020 Summer Olympics."

    in Brief Tue, 06/05/2018 - 13:10
  • Indian Hotels Company Limited receives Corporate Governance Award 2018

    Indian Hotels Company Limited’s (IHCL) iconic brand Taj Hotels Palaces Resorts Safaris was awarded the Best Hospitality Corporate Governance in India by CFI.co. IHCL has been recognized for its excellence in governance basis the market capitalization, liquidity, compliance and historic performance.

    in Brief Fri, 06/01/2018 - 12:08
  • THAI signs MOU with travel agent in Hong Kong

    Mrs. Usanee Sangsingkeo (4th from left), Acting President of Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI), recently presided over the signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between THAI and Guang Zhou Hui Yue International Travel Service Co. Ltd. THAI was selected as their preferred carrier flying a total of 3,000 participants from Hong Kong based company, Infinitus Co. Ltd. to Bangkok to attend MICE (Meeting, Incentives, Conferencing and Exhibitions) in June 2018. Representatives who signed MOU were Mr.

    in Brief Tue, 05/29/2018 - 10:21
  • New director for Karnataka Tourism

    Mr.Ramu.B, IAS on 24 th April 2018 took charge as the director of the Karnataka state tourism department. The 2010-batch IAS officer Mr.Ramu.B, IAS had earlier served as the District Collector in Chamarajanagar. He said his priority in the new role would be to improve the marketing of Karnataka tourism.

    in Brief Mon, 05/07/2018 - 09:08
  • Chatrium celebrates Songkran 2018

    Chatrium Hotels & Residences, led by management and team members, celebrated the Songkran Festival in the most charming and Thai traditional way through water pouring of the Buddha statue and the customary pouring of water on Mrs. Savitri Ramyarupa’s hands, Managing Director and senior management team. Management and Employees also participated in the Thai dances along with some fun water splashing. The event was held at Emporium Suites by Chatrium.

    Photo shows General Managers and Hotels Managers (2nd role, from 2nd - 6th and 8th from left)

    in Brief Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:28