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Hong Kong tourism market is expected to go up to US$ 41.50 billion in 2032

Visitors from China to Hong Kong have been declining since a couple of years due to the recent unrest in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region for self-rule and tensions with the Chinese population. This unrest has taken its toll on the tourist numbers from the China region.
Fri, 12/09/2022 - 09:08

Vattanac Golf Resort celebrates Superb 2022

Both the East and West Course of the Vattanac Golf Resort provide a spectacular setting around famous cultural expressions that include scale models of Khmer historical architectural sites, such as UNESCO Heritage Site Angkor Wat, Preah Vihear, Terrace of the Elephants, and Bayon.
Fri, 12/09/2022 - 09:03

RHG launches first Radisson Individuals Retreat in India

Radisson Individuals Retreats is tailored for the Indian market and is a collection of boutique lifestyle retreats. 
Fri, 12/09/2022 - 08:50

Waterbom Bali, Asia’s most sustainable waterpark, announces architecturally-designed expansion project opening in 2023

Waterbom’s expansion will add 1.3 hectares of fun to the park, with sustainability at its core.
Fri, 12/09/2022 - 08:45

Centara and Turkish Airlines Loyalty Program Miles&Smiles enhance customer experience with new Ppartnership

Convert CentaraThe1 points to Miles&Smiles Miles and rediscover the joys of travel.
Fri, 12/09/2022 - 08:34

Thai Vietjet to plant trees under ‘Metro Forest’ project

The core idea of the ‘Metro Forest’ project is to increase more green areas in the urban cities in Thailand, starting with its capital city of Bangkok.
Fri, 12/09/2022 - 08:27

‘Amazing Thailand’ roadshow to Istanbul highlights TAT’s aim to grow Türkiye market to Thailand

The desire for more sustainable and responsible, experience-based tourism among Turkish travellers is helping make Türkiye a potential market for Thailand.
Thu, 12/08/2022 - 08:38

Professor Kishore Mahbubani to speak at the PATA-GBTA APAC Travel Summit 2022

He leads a diverse line-up of industry leaders and experts speaking at the upcoming event.
Thu, 12/08/2022 - 08:32

Booking.com: Here is where Indians are travelling for the upcoming holiday season

Nature getaways and coastal areas continue to be the most sought-after holiday for domestic travel. Metropolitan cities emerge as the top preferred destinations for international travel.
Thu, 12/08/2022 - 08:25

Australians ready to take bavk Summer, says CamperMate

Activity up three times on previous years.
Thu, 12/08/2022 - 08:19

Dorsett Wanchai, Hong Kong wins the Grand Award at HKMA Hong Kong Sustainability Award

At Dorsett Wanchai, going green does not mean compromising on comfort or convenience. Even better, guests will be rewarded with a voucher for vending machines in the hotel lobby which can be used to redeem bathroom amenities as needed, or simply drinks and snacks.
Thu, 12/08/2022 - 08:14

Mondrian Duxton Singapore unleashes a people-powered movement with its unique team of "unexpected talents"

General Manager Robert C. Hauck breaks the mould, assembling a crew of mavericks, artists and free-thinkers to create a hotel experience unlike any other. 
Thu, 12/08/2022 - 08:02

Luzon’s first DOT Tourist Rest Area to rise in Baguio City

Under the agreement, the TRAs will be constructed by TIEZA and upon completion, the Baguio local government unit (LGU) will then take charge of the operations and maintenance of the facility. The DOT will also approve any of the LGU’s requests relating to the financial sustainability of the TRA, such as the opening of pasalubong centers and other tourism-related businesses within the TRA.
Wed, 12/07/2022 - 08:13

Explorar Koh Phangan and Explorar Koh Samui officially open doors

THAILAND - Explorar Koh Phangan and Explorar Koh Samui have officially opened doors after significant refurbishments. Both properties have undergone extensive renovations and upgrades that introduce a range of new exciting facilities and services. The hotels are part of a portfolio of properties across Thailand and the Philippines.

Wed, 12/07/2022 - 08:05

Lexicon Institute of Hotel Management hosted “Bridge The Skill Gap” event 

In association with the Tourism and Hospitality Skill Council.
Wed, 12/07/2022 - 07:56