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Asia Pacific’s newest travel trade event targets the romance elite

Amour will bring together the most romantic destination and hotel suppliers throughout Asia Pacific with the best global buyers of romance travel.
Fri, 02/16/2018 - 12:08

Virgin Australia partners with gategroup to take inflight dining to new heights

The partnership will see gategroup expand its Virgin Australia portfolio by 40 per cent, allowing both companies to drive operational and cost benefits while delivering continued improvements to the inflight passenger experience.
Fri, 02/16/2018 - 10:03

Pre-registration opens for TFWA Asia Pacific Exhibition & Conference

The 2017 TFWA Asia Pacific Exhibition & Conference saw a number of records broken. A total of 3,087 delegates from the duty free and travel retail industry came through the doors, a figure that was up 6% from 2,905 in 2016.
Thu, 02/15/2018 - 15:42

Bangkok to host 4th Asian Organic Gourmet Festival, 22-25 March 

A four-day food, wine and wellness extravaganza is being organised by the luxurious 137 Pillars Suites & Residences on Sukhumvit Soi 39 in the heart of Bangkok, Thailand.
Thu, 02/15/2018 - 12:22

TAT stages Thailand-China culinary exchange as part of 2018 Chinese New Year celebrations

As part of the grand celebrations on 16 February at Yaowarat, the historic home to Bangkok’s Chinese community, which will be presided over by Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, 18 top chefs from the World Federation of the Chinese Catering Industry led by its Present, Chef Wu Li, will create Southern Chinese delicacies for the occasion.
Thu, 02/15/2018 - 11:15

Adelaide scores best hotel performance during The Ashes

From 1-5 December, occupancy in Adelaide hit 96.2%, while average daily rate (ADR) jumped to AUD306.54. As a result, revenue per available room during the match played at Adelaide Oval reached AUD294.87.
Thu, 02/15/2018 - 11:04

Gridsum supports Chinese New Year marketing campaign for China Southern Airlines

The Chinese New Year marketing campaign is leveraging Gridsum's Marketing Automation suite, cloud-based big-data analytics and AI capabilities to create a variety of highly-targeted marketing content.
Thu, 02/15/2018 - 10:22

Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts marks a milestone with Marquee signing in Melbourne

Opening in 2020, Le Méridien Melbourne is poised to bring the brand’s Parisian chic style to one of Australia’s most charming coastal cities.
Wed, 02/14/2018 - 16:18

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre’s ongoing investment and engagement at AIME payng off

Australian High Commissioner to Malaysia, HE Andrew Goledzinowski and a group of guests admiring the Australia Day 2018 backdrop during the recent Australia Day 2018 celebrations at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. 
Wed, 02/14/2018 - 15:00

Luxury marketing not hitting the mark in Australia and New Zealand

Virtuoso’s Luxury Marketplace White Paper reveals 77% of Virtuoso agency members in the region are seeing growth in the business, and three quarters of travel suppliers also anticipate growth in sales from the Virtuoso network in the coming year.
Wed, 02/14/2018 - 12:38

BBDO Bangkok launches new global campaign for Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT)

Campaign marks a new chapter of Amazing Thailand, celebrating the spirit of diversity through the lens of “Open to the New Shades”.
Wed, 02/14/2018 - 11:29

Nanuku’s Auberge Beach Villas – ground broken and on track for October opening

One of the biggest resort developments to take place in Fiji in recent times, work is well underway on the beachfront site project following a traditional ground-breaking ceremony conducted by local chiefs, village elders and other local dignitaries.
Wed, 02/14/2018 - 10:51

Funding for Northern Territory to boost its tourism indusrty

Tourism has always been a significant economic driver for the NT economy and investing in its future is a great way of building on a solid base.
Tue, 02/13/2018 - 14:27

MGTO actively prepares for Spring Festival Golden Week

MGTO and the Tourism Administration of Guangdong Province will jointly put the "Tourism Notification System for Spring Festival Golden Week" into operation from 16 – 22 February.
Tue, 02/13/2018 - 09:51

Ctrip: Chinese outbound travelers during 2018 Spring Festival to reach record high

The report also predicted that the number of domestic visitors in the seven-day holiday period would reach 385 million people, up 12% from the previous year.
Tue, 02/13/2018 - 09:41