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Thai Tourism Organisations step up War on Plastic

BANGKOK, January 22, 2019 – The Thai Hotels Association (THA) is joining the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) in its… Read More   

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Industry Experts reveal the 5 trends to impact hospitality in 2019

UNITED KINGDOM, January 22, 2019 – If you are planning to drive growth in your hospitality business and delight customers… Read More   

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Mekong Tourism to launch second annual Mekong Mini Movie Festival at ASEAN Tourism Forum 19 in Ha Long, Vietnam

BANGKOK, January 22, 2019 – Over 22,000 campaign followers, nearly 900,000 video views, a psychosocial reach eclipsing seven million people… Read More   

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IHG signs first vocoT Hotel in South East Asia

BANGKOK, January 22, 2019 – Less than a year since the brand launch, IHG ®(InterContinental Hotels Group) has signed a… Read More   

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Travelport and Jin Air announce Multi-Year Agreement

SEOUL, January 22, 2019 – Travelport (NYSE:TVPT), a leading travel commerce platform, and Jin Air today announced they have signed… Read More   

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New Year, New Office, New Horizons for Diethelm Travel

BANGKOK , January 22, 2019 – Diethelm Travel Group, an award-winning inbound tour operator servicing Asia, moved its headquarters to… Read More   

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International Tourist Arrivals Reach 1.4 billion Two Years Ahead of Forecasts

MADRID, January 22, 2019 – International tourist arrivals grew 6% in 2018, totalling 1.4 billion according to the latest UNWTO… Read More   

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International Gastronomy Forum opens in Macao gathering highest number of UNESCO Creative Cities of Gastronomy

MACAO, January 21, 2019 – The “International Gastronomy Forum, Macao 2019” opened today (January 21) in Macao gathering a record… Read More   

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PATA CR Chapter Tourism Forum

CHIANG RAI, January 21, 2019 – “Quality or Quantity? What is Best for Chiang Rai’s Tourism Industries?” is to be… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways announces Lucky Winners of “Bangkok Airways Customer Satisfaction Survey 2/2018”

BANGKOK. January 21, 2019 – Recently, Bangkok Airways Public Limited led by Mrs. Darunee Debavalya, Senior Director – Customer Satisfaction… Read More   

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Mazi Travel and Events : Your Partner in Greece and Cyprus

GREECE, January 21, 2019 – Dear Colleagues, MAZI Travel and Events wishes to all of you a Happy and Prosperous… Read More   

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Iconic Samui Resort to benefit from major renewal project

BANGKOK, January 21, 2019 – Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, announced it will completely upgrade and refurbish… Read More   

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UNESCO Creative Cities of Gastronomy cooking show opens in Macao

MACAO, January 21, 2019 – A UNESCO Creative Cities of Gastronomy Cooking Show kicked-off today (January 19) in Macao featuring… Read More   

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ITDC join hands with Delhi University; organises training program on ‘Financial Management’ for Its Top Management Officials

NEW DELHI, January 18, 2019 – A training program was organized for senior executives of India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd.… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways welcomes 40th aircraft to Its fleet

BANGKOK, January 18, 2019 – Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited led by AM. Dechit Chareonwong, Vice President of Flight Operations… Read More   

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Dragon Trail Anniversary Event

CHINA, January 17, 2019 – Celebrate two decades of Chinese outbound tourism and Dragon Trail Interactive’s 10th anniversary at the… Read More   

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Job Opening at UNWTO Regional Support Office for Asia and the Pacific

MADRID, January 17, 2019 – Employment at World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)Regional Support Office for Asia and the Pacific (RSOAP) Position… Read More   

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The “Parade for Celebration of the Year of the Pig” to dazzle 3rd Day and 6th Day of Lunar New Year as the first highlight of Celebrations of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Macao SAR

MACAO, January 17, 2019 – Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) will present the “Celebrations of the 20th Anniversary of the… Read More   

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Thailand extends visa-on-arrival fee waiver until 30 April 2019

BANGKOK, January 16, 2019 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to announce that the Royal Thai Government has… Read More   

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Bangkok ranked in Top Ten list of global cities for dining and shopping in MasterCard Index 2018

BANGKOK, January 15, 2019 – MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index has published a survey on the dining and shopping (GDCI: Indulgences)… Read More   

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Thailand Tourism Awards 2019 open for submissions

BANGKOK, January 15, 2019 – Submission for the 12th Thailand Tourism Awards, the country’s most prestigious awards that recognises the Thai travel industry’s… Read More   

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Across Spain has introduced Its latest Carnival Packages

MADRID, January 14, 2019 – Across Spain has introduced its latest Carnival packages to let you experience first-hand the passion… Read More   

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Macao to stage UNESCO Creative Cities of Gastronomy cooking show at Anim’Arte NAM VAN

MACAO, January 14, 2019 – Macao will hold for the first time this weekend (January 19 and 20) a cooking… Read More   

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2019 Plastic Free Goals – Let’s do this!

CAMBODIA, January 14, 2019 – Need plastic-free expertise? This year is shaping up to be our best yet! What are… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways welcomes its latest ATR 72-600 Aircraft

BANGKOK, January 11, 2019 – Recently, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited led by AM. Dechit Chareonwong, Vice President of Flight… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways Ranked 5th as most punctual airline globally from OAG Aviation Worldwide

BANGKOK, January 10, 2019 – Recently, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited or Bangkok Airways has been rated 5th as the… Read More   

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IATA: Solid but Moderating Passenger Demand in November

GENEVA, January 9, 2019 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced healthy but moderating global passenger traffic results for November… Read More   

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Four Fun and Educational Destinations Where You Can Celebrate Children’s Day with Your Kids

BANGKOK, January 9, 2019 – To mark Thailand’s Children’s Day (Wan Dek) on 12 January, Agoda, one of the world’s… Read More   

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Ngong Ping Cable Car to extend opening hours during Chinese New Year Scheduled maintenance from 22 to 23 January 2019

HONG KONG, January 9, 2019 – To cope with peak visitation during the Chinese New Year, Ngong Ping 360 will… Read More   

1st Buddhist International Travel Mart (BITM 2019)

NEPAL, January 9, 2019 – With the awakening of 2019 Nepal is hosting the first Buddhist International Travel Mart (BITM… Read More   

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Air Freight demand flat in November

GENEVA, January, 2019 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand,… Read More   

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Asean Travel Writing Competition

INDONESIA, January 9, 2019 – We are so glad to announce you that ASEAN TRAVEL WRITING COMPETITION will be coming… Read More   

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Shri K J Alphons, Hon’ble Tourism Minister inaugurates ‘The Ashok Cake Shop’ at ITDC’s flagship hotel -The Ashok, New Delhi

NEW DELHI, January 7, 2019 – The inaugural of the new Cake Shop at The Ashok by Shri K J… Read More   

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New payment method for air tickets successfully demonstrated

GENEVA, January 8, 2019  – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the successful completion of the first “IATA Pay” ticket… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts signs stylish new seafront resort in Hua Hin

BANGKOK, January 8, 2019 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has announced the signing of a stylish new seafront property in… Read More   

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Cambodia Airways signs long-term agreement with Sabre to support ambitious growth objectives

SINGAPORE, January 8, 2019 – Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading technology provider to the global travel industry, today announced… Read More   

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Sri Lanka: The perfect warm winter holiday destination

SRI LANKA, January 8th, 2019 – Winters in Sri Lanka are pleasant and an ideal holiday destination for travellers looking… Read More   

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Centara invites guests to experience the “Best in Travel” in the Indian Ocean in 2019

BANGKOK, January 7, 2019 – Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hospitality group, is inviting guests to experience the “Best… Read More   

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Centara’s COSI hotel in Samui wins Agoda Gold Circle award

BANGKOK, January 4, 2019 – Agoda, one of the most popular online reservation sites in Asia, has awarded COSI Samui Chaweng Beach its… Read More   

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Cox & Kings unveils trends that are set to define travel in 2019

MUMBAI, January 2, 2019 –Mr Peter Kerkar, Group CEO, Cox & Kings shares the company’s perspective on trends that will define… Read More   

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PATA Micronesia Chapter welcomes new Board of Directors and Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs for Calendar Years 2019 to 2020

GUAM, January 2, 2019 – This past month marked the end of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Micronesia Chapter’s… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways IOSA registration renewed

BANGKOK, December 28, 2018 – Recently, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited has successfully certified by the audit procedures for conformity… Read More   

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PolyU Study Reveals Motivation for Family Vacations with Young Children

HONG KONG, December 27, 2018 – Families with young children have rather different motivations for going on holiday than families… Read More   

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Tourism Star Award 2019 World Tourism Forum Lucerne

You could be a taxi driver, a bell boy, an employee at a local attraction, a cabin crew or a… Read More   

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King Power Mahanakhon Co., Ltd.: New Year’s celebrations at Mahanakhon SkyWalk – sunset and countdown

THAILAND, December 26, 2018 – Come to King Power Mahanakhon and spend your New Year at the peak of Thailand… Read More   

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Agoda reveals where everyone is headed to ring in the New Year

BANGKOK, December 26, 2018 – Tokyo, Paris and New York City are the top destinations to ring in 2019 according… Read More   

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The beach club at Lubi Plantation Island, managed by Dusit

BANGKOK, , December26, 2018 – Dusit International, one of Thailand’s leading hotel and property development companies, has marked the launch… Read More   

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Soaltee Hotel Limited: Nepal’s First Green Hotel “Soaltee Westend Premier”

NEPAL, December 26, 2018 – Known for pioneering in high-end tourism in Nepal since 1960, the Company Soaltee Hotel Limited,… Read More   

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ASSET-H&C: An Eco-Guide for Hospitality Businesses & Schools

VIETNAM, December 21, 2018- Reusable water bottles in hotel rooms, LEDs instead of incandescent light bulbs, composting restaurant leftovers… These… Read More   

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Dusit Thani Maldives named the ‘Most Famous Hotel in the Republic of Maldives’

MALDIVES, December 21, 2018 – China’s leading online travel agency Tuniu named Dusit Thani Maldives “The most Famous Hotel in… Read More   

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Centara signs fifth COSI hotel

BANGKOK, December 21, 2018 – Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, recently announced that its fifth hotel in the COSI Collection will… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts accelerates Asia expansion with new hotels and innovative brands

BANGKOK, December 20, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts announced another successful year in Asia as it introduced innovative new brands… Read More   

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Dusit International continues expansion of its dusitD2 brand in dream destinations in Thailand and Bhutan

BANGKOK, December 19, 2018 – Dusit International, one of Thailand’s leading hotel and property development companies, has continued its global… Read More   

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MGTO: Winners of competition and new chinese cinema unveiled talent ambassador Aaron Kwok dazzles the awards ceremony of the 3rd International Film Festival & Awards‧Macao

MACAO, December 18, 2018 – The Awards Ceremony of the 3rd International Film Festival & Awards.Macao (“IFFAM” or the “Film… Read More   

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Diethelm Travel Thailand meets with Tourism Authority of Thailand regarding facilitating simpler visa processes for Mexican tourists

THAILAND, December 17, 2018 – As one of Thailand’s leading DMCs, Diethelm Travel Thailand continually works to ensure that all… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways adds more flights between Bangkok and Mandalay (Myanmar)

BANGKOK, December 17,  2018 – Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited announces the additional of non-stop flight between Bangkok and Mandalay… Read More   

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Visa and The Mall Group collaborate to drive the future of retail in Thailand

BANGKOK,  December 17,  2018 – Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, and The Mall Group, Thailand’s leading retail and entertainment… Read More   

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NTB: Buddhist International Travel Mart (BITM) 2019

NEPAL. December 17, 2018 – BITM is organized in Nepal to promote Nepal through BUDDHIST travel mart exploring Buddhaland, the… Read More   

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Dusit Thani Maldives: Promoting plastic free seas at the Maldives’ first-ever Manta Festival

MALDIVES, December 12, 2018 – Dusit Thani Maldives resort recently sponsored the first Manta Festival to take place in the… Read More   

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Dusit International retains its crown as the hotel of choice for Miss Universe contestants in Thailand

BANGKOK, December 14,  2018 – Dusit International, one of Thailand’s foremost hotel and property development companies, is ending the year… Read More   

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Agoda: New Book calls for common sense regulations, provides sweeping view of home-sharing economy’s positive global economic impact

  THAILAND, December 14, 2018 – “At Home Around the World” cites policies, trends and data behind forecasts showing explosive… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways welcomes its latest ATR 72-600 aircraft

BANGKOK, December 14, 2018 – Recently Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited led by AM. Dechit Chareonwong, Vice President of Flight Operations… Read More   

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Peak DMC: Wheelchairs no barrier to adventure on the Inca Trail

THAILAND, December 14, 2018 – Partnership between Wheel the World and PEAK DMC opens Peru’s Sacred Valley up to travellers… Read More   

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Dorsett wraps up the year with Accolades

HONG KONG, December 14, 2018 – Dorsett Hospitality International, Malaysia was bestowed the Top Hotel Chain 2018 Award by Expedia… Read More   

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Dragon Trail: China outbound travel pulse looks at Chinese tourism in Asia

CHINA, December 14, 2018 –Close to 75% of outbound trips made by Chinese travelers in 2017 were to destinations in… Read More   

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Help share festive cheer with Winnow & Massimo Bottura’s food for soul

UNITED KINGDOM, December 13, 2018 – In 2018, chefs and teams using Winnow achieved amazing results by reducing food waste.… Read More   

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IATA launches platform enabling airlines to share turbulence data

GENEVA, December 13, 2018 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) launched its Turbulence Aware data resource to help airlines… Read More   

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ANA brings PayPal compatibility to online booking

THAILAND, December 12, 2018 — All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan’s largest and 5-star airline for six consecutive years, is expanding options… Read More   

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PATA New York Chapter invitation CHONGQING Dec 31 2018

USA, December 12, 2018 – Sino-American Friendship Association (SAFA) cordially invites you to a unique CHONGQING  presentation :    “A… Read More   

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Sabre’s movement manager technology increases China Airlines’ network efficiency and productivity

SINGAPORE , December 12, 2018 – Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading technology provider to the global travel industry, today announced that Taiwan’s… Read More   

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10 Finalists announced in 1st UNWTO tourism startup competition in collaboration with Globalia

SPAIN, December 10, 2018-  The 10 finalists will present their projects in January 2019 within the framework of Fitur in Madrid.… Read More   

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World Economic Forum Report addresses crisis of trust, slowing growth in our digital world

GENEVA / SAN JOSE / TOKYO, 10 December 10 2018 – Building a digital economy and society that is trusted, inclusive… Read More   

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Dusit Thani Hua Hin: Parading to the future New Year Eve package

THAILAND, December 7, 2018 –  Make this New Year’s Eve truly memorable at Dusit Thani Hua Hin by joining our most… Read More   

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IATA: Passenger demand rebounds in october

GENEVA, December 7, 2018 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for October showing that… Read More   

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Reef World: Healthy ocean, healthy business

UNITED KINGDOM, December 6, 2018 –  Never before has the topic of healthy marine environment been under the global spotlight… Read More   

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IATA: Air Freight Marks Modest Growth in October, Up 3.1%

GENEVA, December 6, 2018 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand,… Read More   

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UNWTO/UNESCO conference: Cultural tourism sustains communities and living heritage

SPAIN, December 5,  2018 – The third cultural tourism conference (3-5 December) organized jointly between the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)… Read More   

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Datuk Musa Yusof appointed as new Tourism Malaysia director general

PUTRAJAYA, December 4,  2018 – Datuk Musa bin Yusof has been appointed as the Director General of Tourism Malaysia effective 3… Read More   

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Guam Visitors Bureau: Thousands attend MBC music k-pop concert on Guam

GUAM,  December 3, 2018 –  The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is proud to announce that over 5,000 people attended the… Read More   

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PADI and Reef-World embark on a global venture to make sustainable diving the social norm

UNITED KINGDOM, November 23,  2018 –  PADI® and Reef-World have joined forces to promote sustainable diving practices for the protection of… Read More   

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Triip: In the first time, travelers can book tour on triip.me by blockchain currencies

SINGAPORE, December 3, 2018 – Triip’s network is growing. We’re bring two new blockchain  currencies online in our network. From middle… Read More   

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Across Spain has introduced its latest Christmas packages

Madrid, Spain,  November 30,  2018 – Across Spain has introduced its latest Christmas packages to let you experience first-hand the… Read More   

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Winnow: How Armani Hotel Dubai is saving 117,000 meals annually by reducing food waste

UNITED KINGDOM, December 3, 2018 – With the help of Winnow’s technology, the hotel reduced food waste by 47%. This… Read More   

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Pickaboo: Uniquely Bangkok – Custom tour itineraries

THAILAND, December 3, 2018 – With so much to see and do in this rapidly evolving metropolis it can be very… Read More   

First UNWTO gastronomy tourism startup competition

SPAIN, November 27, 2018 – The World Tourism Organization and Basque Culinary Center, an Affiliate Member of the UNWTO, are… Read More   

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Dusit International and Silpakorn University join forces for an exclusive project to preserve the architectural and artistic heritage of Dusit Thani Bangkok

Bangkok, November 27, 2018 – Dusit International, one of Thailand’s leading hotel and property development companies, has partnered with Silpakorn… Read More   

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University : PolyU study shows exhibition organiser focus needed

HONG KONG, November 30,2018 – Feasibility studies conducted before the construction of exhibition centres should take into account the site- and… Read More   

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EarthCheck’s CrisisReady Toolkit helps businesses and destinations develop a 24/7 risk and crisis management plan and the CrisisReady App executes the plan step-by-step when disaster strikes.

AUSTRALIA, November 30, 2018 -Extreme weather events are one of the major global risks facing communities around the globe. To… Read More   

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VISA : Thai travellers happy to “go solo” when travelling abroad according to Visa Study

Thai travellers consider visiting tourist attractions as top priority when travelling abroad, while Asia-Pacific travellers are most keen to taste… Read More   

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Best Western Hotels & Resorts : SureStay Hotel Group® arrives in The Philippines with its newest property opening in downtown Angeles City

BANGKOK,November 29, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts will open its first SureStay® hotel in The Philippines in the… Read More   

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King Power Mahanakhon unveils new world class tourist destination ‘Mahanakhon SkyWalk’ Thailand’s highest 360-degree observation deck and rooftop bar

BANGKOK ,November 16, 2018 – King Power Mahanakhon unveils Mahanakhon SkyWalk – Thailand’s highest 360-degree observation deck and rooftop bar… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways is the first airline to launch a new non-stop service to Nha Trang, Vietnam

BANGKOK, November 28,2018 – Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited announces its new service linking Bangkok and Nha Trang, Vietnam. The… Read More   

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GLP Films and Georgian National Tourism Administration Partner on new video campaign

Kennebunkport, Maine, November 28, 2018 – GLP Films, an award-winning content marketing agency specializing in travel trade storytelling, and the… Read More   

Bangkok Airways celebrates the success of “Bangkok Airways Open House” project

BANGKOK, November 27,2018 – The “Bangkok Airways Open House” project is organized with an aim to provide practical knowledge and… Read More   

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IATA: Safety, competitiveness, infrastructure, harmonization, key to delivering aviation’s benefits in Africa

MOROCC, November 26th , 2018 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged governments in Africa to maximize the positive social… Read More   

Venture Travel (Temple Tigers) Nepal: Nepal to conduct Rhino Census after ‘four’ years

NEPAL, November 22,2018 – In 2015, it was found that there were 645 rhinos in Nepal out of which 605… Read More   

dusitD2 Ao Nang, Krabi to celebrate its opening with a special offer too good to miss

BANGKOK, November22,2018 – dusitD2 Ao Nang, Krabi, a vibrant and contemporary resort managed by Thailand-based, global hospitality company Dusit Hotels… Read More   

Bangkok Airways and Le Cordon Bleu Dusit launch the “Blue Ribbons with a twist – Tie it up for Christmas” campaign

BANGKOK,November 22, 2018 – Recently, Bangkok Airways has joined hands with one of world’s most celebrated culinary institutions – Le… Read More   

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ROIBACK: Voice channel to increase hotel’s conversion rate by 35% and enhance cross-selling and up-selling

THAILAND,  November 21, 2018 – Roiback, specialist and leader in the management of the direct channel of hotel sales, has… Read More   

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BEST WESTERN® HOTELS & RESORTS announce first Aiden hotel and Sadie hotel locations

BANGKOK,  November 21, 2018 – After recently launching its two new boutique brands, Best Western Hotels & Resorts today announced its… Read More   

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EarthCheck: Swedish destination Järvsö set to become global leader in sustainable tourism

AUSTRALIA, November 29, 2018 – Järvsö aims to become a global front-runner in sustainable and responsible tourism and to realize… Read More   

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T4T Supporters – application deadline extension

UNITED KINGDOM, November 15th, 2018 – Due to last minute demand, we are extending WTTC’s Tourism for Tomorrow Awards applications… Read More   

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Sabre enters agreement to acquire Farelogix, expanding its airline technology portfolio and accelerating its strategy to deliver next-generation retailing, distribution and fulfillment capabilities

SOUTHLAKE, TEXAS AND MIAMI, November 14, 2018 – Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR) today announced that it has entered into an agreement… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways (BA) announces operating results at 21,067.3 million baht on total revenue for the nine-month period of 2018; up by 4.0 percent

BANGKOK, November 15, 2018 – Today, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited announced its operating results for the nine-month period of… Read More   

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Express Inn Nasik received best MICE centre in Nasik by My FM Food & Lifestyle Award 2018

INDIA, October 24,  2018 – Hotel Express Inn Nashik, recently bagged the award as the Best MICE Property at the Food… Read More   

Best Western® Hotels & Resorts sails into Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay with a spectacular new waterfront hotel

  Bangkok , November 14, 2018 Best Western Hotels & Resorts will introduce a new Best Western Plus® overlooking Ha… Read More   

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The Rembrandt Hotel & Suites Bangkok welcomes Mr. Christian Bernkopf as its new General Manager

BANGKOK, November 13, 2018 – The Rembrandt Hotel & Suites Bangkok, is pleased to announce the appointment of Christian Bernkopf,… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways joins peace of life foundation to organize charity walk & run “Bangkok Airways lanna marathon 2018 presents: run hero run” her royal highness princess maha chakri sirindhorn royal cup

CHIANG MAI, November 12, 2018 – Recently, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited, represented by Mr. Kridhakorn Sirabhabhoj, Senior Director – Marketing… Read More   

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The Reef-World Foundation: Green Fins #DoNotFeedTheFish infographic release!

UNITED KINGDOM, November 11, 2018 – #DoNotFeedTheFish is the third Action Point of the Green Fins IYOR 2018 social media… Read More   

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The Palma-based company, Roiback, strengthens its position in Portugal and opens a new office in Lisbon

THAILAND, November 8, 2018.- Roiback, a company based in Palma (Spain) and leader in the management of the direct channel of… Read More   

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Plastic Free Cambodia: New plastic fee programs for you! 🌏

CAMBODIA, November 8, 2018 – Want to do more to fight plastic?  2 great programs to join now.   Siem… Read More   

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Maldives, November 5, 2018 – Dusit Thani Maldives has been named the “Luxury Hotel & Restaurant of the Year –… Read More   

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Winnow: Fighting food waste for the future – Club Med Bali’s innovative and sustainable approach

SINGAPORE, November 6, 2018 – Set in over 20 acres of tropical landscape, with 393 rooms, a spa, pools, sports… Read More   

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Pacific International (PNG) LTD: Papua New Guinea broadcast call to all US agents

PAPUA NEW GUINEA, November 1, 2018 – Greetings from Papua New Guinea, across the Pacific Ocean. It’s a very rare… Read More   

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UNWTO calls for tech and investment in tourism at World Travel Market 2018

SPAIN, November 2, 2018 – The 2018 edition of World Travel Market (WTM) will see the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts Appoints David Calvet as general manager of Asia’s first BW signature collection® by Best Western Hotel

BANGKOK, November 5, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has appointed David Calvet as the General Manager of Tawaravadee Resort,… Read More   

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PolyU announces the launch of SHTM+ICON consultancy to drive innovation and knowledge transfer in global hospitality sector

HONGKONG, November 2, 2018- The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) announced the launch of the SHTM+ICON Consultancy to offer professional… Read More   

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Reef-World Foundation: Industry leaders sponsor first-ever #Bluegreen seminar series to 
help dive operators thrive in profound change

LAS VEGAS, October 30, 2018 – A series of first-ever seminars will be presented at DEMA Show 2018 to help… Read More   

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New Khiri Travel website designed to inspire the travel trade

BANGKOK, November 1, 2018– As World Travel Market in London opens 5 November, Asia specialist DMC Khiri Travel has unveiled its new… Read More   

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Centara (CENTEL) listed by SET in Thailand sustainability investment (THSI) 2018 for sustainability performance excellence

BANGKOK,  November 1,  2018 – Centara Hotels & Resorts (CENTEL), Thailand’s leading hotel operator,  was categorised a “Thailand Sustainability Investment… Read More   

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Surestay plus hotel by Best Western Sukhumvit 2 Hosts glittering rooftop party to celebrate its first anniversary

BANGKOK, November 1, 2018- SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Sukhumvit 2 recently held a rooftop party in Bangkok to celebrate… Read More   

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UNWTO agenda receives strong support at executive council and introduces technology forum

SPAIN, October 31,  2018 – The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) concluded its 109th Executive Council session in Manama, Bahrain today, with… Read More   

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UNWTO: Sustainability set to shape new standard of tourism statistics

SPAIN, October 30,  2018 – The World Tourism Organization’s (UNWTO) initiative Measuring the Sustainability of Tourism (MST) received a boost… Read More   

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Across Spain: MotoGP in Spain

SPAIN, October 31,  2018 – Across Spain has introduced its latest Moto GP packages to let you experience first-hand the… Read More   

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Travelport launch digital media campaign with Kansai Airports to boost inbound passenger traffic

HONG KONG, October 31,  2018 – Travelport (NYSE:TVPT), the leading travel commerce platform, together with Kansai Airports today announced the launch of an… Read More   

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Ngong Ping 360 managing director bids farewell board commences recruitment for a successor

HONG KONG, October 29, 2018 –  After almost 4 years of service as Ngong Ping 360’s Managing Director, Dr Stella… Read More   

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The 12th UNWTO/PATA forum looks into the future of tourism

SPAIN, October 29, 2018 – The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) and the People’s Government… Read More   

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IATA: Competitiveness, infrastructure, harmonization, key to delivering aviation’s benefits in Latin America

PANAMA CITY, October 20, 2018 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged governments in Latin America and the Caribbean… Read More   

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Sabre hosts airline leaders’ forum in Mumbai

MUMBAI, October 29, 2018 – Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading technology provider to the global travel industry, is proud to drive… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways organizes “50 Years PG HAPPY TRIP 2018” campaign recognizing outstanding travel agents in Thailand

BANGKOK, October 29, 2018- Recently, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited led by Mr. Varong Israsena Na Ayudhya, Vice President – Sales… Read More   

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Hong Kong PolyU study finds photos tell more than a thousand words

HONGKONG, October 28, 2018 – A new data mining technique developed by Professor Rob Law of the School of Hotel… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways and Philippine Airlines enter into codeshare agreement

BANGKOK, October 26, 2018 – Bangkok Airways and Philippine Airlines (PAL) are all set to embark on a codeshare partnership to… Read More   

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MGTO: Global Tourism Economy Forum-Macao 2018 culminates in success and ushers in a new chapter for strategic partnership in a new era, rising momentum for a shared future

CHINA. October 25, 2018 – Global Tourism Economy Forum • Macao 2018 (“GTEF” or “the Forum”) concluded today after a… Read More   

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IATA forecast predicts 8.2 billion air travelers in 2037

GENEVA. October  25, 2018 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) revealed that present trends in air transport suggest passenger… Read More   

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Dragon Trail Interactive: WeChat Rankings Report – Q3 2018

BEIJING, October 24, 2018 – Based on our weekly WeChat rankings for travel brands in six categories – national tourism boards,… Read More   

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New Sabre technology enables proactive approach to China Eastern’s fare setting strategy

SINGAPORE,  October 25, 2018 – Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading technology provider to the global travel industry, today announced that long-term partner… Read More   

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Hello Vietnam: 24K-gold-covered hotels & suites in Hanoi and Hoi An

HANOI, October 23rd, 2018 – Want to have a one-of-a-kind stay on your Vietnam luxury tour? Make sure to spend… Read More   

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Hello Vietnam: A completely new destination in North Vietnam tours

HANOI, October 23rd,  2018 – This new destination of North Vietnam tours will give you a fantastic weekend relaxing in… Read More   

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Managing director of Ngong Ping 360 greets guests of the first group tour from Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge

HONG KONG, October 24,  2018 –  Following the opening of the GuangzhouShenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail, the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge also… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts to welcome spectacular new hotel with 1,000+ rooms overlooking breathtaking Ha Long Bay

BANGKOK, October 24, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts announced today the signing of an impressive new upscale hotel overlooking… Read More   

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Join Dragon Trail Interactive’s webinar on Luxury Trends for Chinese Travellers

BEIJING, October 24, 2018 – What are the biggest luxury trends for Chinese outbound tourism, and how do you market travel… Read More   

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EarthCheck scoops Lord Mayor’s Business Award

BRISBANE, October 24, 2018 – One of the most anticipated awards nights in Brisbane, saw EarthCheck, the world’s leading scientific benchmarking,… Read More   

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ITDC organized vendor interaction meet in association with MSME

INDIA, October 24, 2018 – India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC), the public sector undertaking under the aegis of Ministry of Tourism,… Read More   

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Spatial data the focus of UNWTO sustainable tourism observatories meeting

SPAIN, October 23,  2018 – The World Tourism Organization’s (UNWTO) International Network of Sustainable Tourism Observatories (INSTO) concluded its global… Read More   

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UNWTO/GTERC Report: Asia and the Pacific grows in importance for global tourism

SPAIN, October 23,  2018 –The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), in partnership with the Global Tourism Economy Research Centre (GTERC), presented… Read More   

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Celebrating 15 years of Tourism for Tomorrow: WTTC Tourism for Tomorrow awards 2019

UNITED KINGDOM, October 22, 2018  – The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has called on Travel and Tourism organisations… Read More   

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Centara appoints senior vice president business development to support expansion plans

BANGKOK , October 22, 2018 –Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, announced the appointment of Andrew Langston, a… Read More   

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Dorsett Singapore awarded the 2018 reader’s choice award

HONGKONG, October 22, 2018 – The Travel Weekly Asia announced the winners of the 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards with Dorsett… Read More   

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Travelport and China National Tourist Office New York in new partnership to attract travelers to China

BOSTON, October 19, 2018 – Travelport (NYSE:TVPT), the leading travel commerce platform, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China National… Read More   

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The majorcan tech company Roiback strengthens its international expansion

SPAIN, October 19th, 2018 – Roiback, Roiback, specialist and leader in the management of the direct channel of hotel sales,… Read More   

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UNWTO Launched First Global Gastronomy Startup Competition

SPAIN, October 18,  2018 – The World Tourism Organization and Basque Culinary Center (BCC), have launched a pioneering initiative for the… Read More   

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Hello Vietnam: From a war hideout to a hotspot for ecotourism

HANOI, October 17th 2018 – Considering South Vietnam group tours a chance to know about Vietnam’s history and get closer… Read More   

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Hello Vietnam: Vietnam’s new tourism icon-the Danang golden bridge

HANOI, October 8th 2018 – Golden Bridge, Danang City, and essential Vietnam tour are three things you should look up… Read More   

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Hello Vietnam: Antique coffee shops to experience a Hanoian’s 90s childhood

HANOI, October 17th 2018- Finding some peaceful corners during your trip – North Vietnam group tours are great.   In… Read More   

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COSI Pattaya Naklua Beach raises the roof

BANGKOK, October 18, 2018– Centara Hotels & Resorts has topped out its second COSI branded hotel, in North Pattaya. The… Read More   

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Nu Skin partners with Open Destinations to organise and run unforgettable mice events

UNITED KINGDOM, October 12, 2018 – Tineri is Open Destinations’ award-winning mobile solution for tour operators, DMCs, MICE organisers, tourism… Read More   

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Sabre strengthens its partnership with Jet Airways

SINGAPORE, October 17,  2018 – Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading technology provider to the global travel industry, today announced a renewed, full… Read More   

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Agoda : Wine destinations every wine aficionado should have on their bucket list

THAILAND, October 17, 2018 – One of the best ways to learn about local culture is through its food and drink… Read More   

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Fantastic four in a row for Best Western® at travel weekly Asia’s reader’s choice awards

BANGKOK,  October 17, 2018 –  Best  Western Hotels & Resorts has continued its winning streak at Travel Weekly Asia’s Reader’s Choice… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways wins HR digital transformation award

BANGKOK, October 17, 2018 – Recently, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited represented by Ms. Nidlawan Saisakha, Director – Organization Development(center) received the HR Digital… Read More   

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UNWTO: Creating smart cities for innovative tourism experiences

SPAIN, October 16, 2018 – The UNWTO Conference on City Breaks: Creating Innovative Tourism Experiences (15-16 October 2018) concluded today in… Read More   

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BeMyGuest launches Xplore – A booking system designed for Asia’s travel experience operators

SINGAPORE, October 17, 2018 – As ITB Asia 2018 kicks off in Singapore, BeMyGuest announces the launch of Xplore; a uniquely… Read More   

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UCSI University will be holding the QS Subject Focus Summit

MALAYSIA, October 17th, 2018 – The academic departments of Hospitality and Tourism are highly complex entities that are expected to… Read More   

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Travelport and Jet Airways sign a new long-term supplier agreement commencing April 2019

LANGLEY, October 16, 2018 –  Travelport (NYSE:TVPT), the leading travel commerce platform, announced today a renewed and long-term partnership with India’s Jet… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts brings thriving soft brand to Phuket with stunning new seafront hotel

Bangkok, October 16, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has signed a landmark agreement to introduce its prestigious BW Premier… Read More   

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Khiri Travel Laos unveils new signature experiences

THAILAND, October 16, 2018 –  Khiri Travel has introduced five new ‘Signature Experiences’ for travellers who want to go local in Laos. Connor… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts shares loving kindness with under-privileged children in Thailand

BANGKOK, October 12, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has continued to spread love and kindness across Asia with another… Read More   

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TAT: Chiang Mai named one of Condé Nast Travellers World Top 20 Small Cities 2018

BANGKOK, October 12, 2018 – After a record-breaking awards haul so far this year, Thailand has once again been recognised with yet another… Read More   

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Roiback Google hotel ads

THAILAND, October 11, 2018 – Roiback, specialist and leader in the management of the direct channel of hotel sales, has announced… Read More   

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MGTO presents “Celebrity Mentor” workshop series first session features Hong Kong artist Astrid Chan sharing on “Personal branding” with retail professionals

CHINA, October 11, 2018 – As the first training initiative co-organized with local industry partners for frontline professionals, the “Celebrity… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways launches “Let’s go Samui” promotion

BANGKOK, October 11,  2018 – Bangkok Airways launches the “Let’s go Samui” promotion, offering amazing fares on the following routes from… Read More   

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JSF Travel & Tourism School: Special discount for PATA members on JSF programs

SPAIN, October 11, 2018 – Consolidation across the travel and tourism industry has increased significantly these past few years. There have… Read More   

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PATA Nepal Chapter concludes 42nd AGM themed “Stepping towards digital transformation”

NEPAL, October 9, 2018 – The 42nd Annual General Meeting of Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Nepal Chapter themed “Stepping towards… Read More   

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UNWTO: International tourism maintains strong momentum

SPAIN, October 10, 2018 – According to the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)’s latest barometer, international tourist arrivals grew 6% in… Read More   

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Visa and Fitbit launch Fitbit Pay in Thailand

BANGKOK, October 10, 2018 – Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments and Fitbit (NYSE: FIT), the leading global wearables brand, today announced that… Read More   

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UNWTO: Technology and innovation seen as a big boost to cultural tourism

SPAIN, October 9,  2018 – Seeking to advance use of innovation and cutting-edge technologies into cultural tourism practices, destinations and… Read More   

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Blue Dragon Tours: New Halong cruises to be launched in November 2018

VIETNAM, October 9, 2018 – Halong Bay will welcome 5 new cruise lines in November 2018, all gearing towards luxury… Read More   

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TAT: Thailand wins big in hosting first MotoGP

BANGKOK, October 9, 2018 – Thailand enjoyed one of the biggest thrills in motor sports as over 100,000 screaming fans went… Read More   

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Thailands Marine Department announces progress made in improving Phuket tour boat safety

BANGKOK, October 9, 2018– Thailand’s Marine Department has announced progress made in improving Phuket’s tour boat safety with the aim… Read More   

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Hello Vietnam: Top 5 resorts in Thanh Hoa | Vietnam luxury tour

HANOI, October 8th 2018 – Thanh Hoa has become a top destination for Vietnam luxury tours. Pick one of the… Read More   

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Hello Vietnam: Challenge yourself in this South Vietnam group tour thrillseekers’ heaven

  HANOI, October 8th 2018 – Are you brave? Are you fond of the utmost thrilling amusement rides? This article… Read More   

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MGTO Global Tourism Economy Forum • Macao 2018: Strategic partnership in a new era, rising momentum for a shared future

MACAO, October 8, 2018 – Spearheading discussions about global tourism economy in the context of China’s far-reaching Belt and Road… Read More   

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Centara appoints enthusiastic and experienced General Manager for new COSI hotel on Samui

BANGKOK, October 8th, 2018 – Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s largest hotel operator, announced the appointment of Vatmongkol Rasisawas to manage its innovative… Read More   

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PATA New Zealand AUT: Beach clean-up Rangitoto/Motutapu island

AUCKLAND, October 8, 2018 – On Saturday 22 September 2018, 15 amazing humans from PATA AUT New Zealand Student Chapter… Read More   

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TAT: Bangkok comes up top in Mastercards 2018 Global Destination Cities Index

Bangkok, October 5, 2018 – Bangkok is basking in the limelight of being named this year’s number one city in the… Read More   

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Pickaboo: Ayutthaya alive – historical river tour

THAILAND, October 5, 2018 – Now is the time to revisit Ayutthaya! With its easy reach to Bangkok, stunning temples… Read More   

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Diethelm Travel Group acquires travel center asia

BANGKOK, October 4, 2018 – Diethelm Travel Group, an award-winning inbound tour operator servicing Asia, today announced that it has acquired Travel Center… Read More   

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PATA Nepal Chapter MOTTO Photo Contest 2018 – “Exploring the unexplored tourism potentials”

NEPAL, October 4, 2018 – Embracing the theme ‘Tourism and Digital Transformation’, PATA Nepal Chapter is pleased to announce “PATA… Read More   

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IATA: Aviation marks ten years of emissions strategy, reaffirms carbon commitments

GENEVA, October 4, 2018 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) joined air transport businesses and associations to reaffirm its… Read More   

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Sabre launches industry – first digital airline commercial platform

LONDON and SOUTHLAKE, TEXAS , October 3, 2018 – Today at the T2RL PSS 2018 conference, Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR) launched… Read More   

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Myanmar Shalom Travels: Myanmar offers visa free for more Asian countries

MYANMAR, October 4, 2018 – The government of Myanmar announced visa-free offers for tourists from Japan, Korea, Hong Kong and… Read More   

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Bangkok Airways Wins “Excellence in Management Awards” from Thailand’s Smart Awards 2018

BANGKOK, October 3, 2018– Recently, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited represented by Mrs. Chanthip Thongkanya, Vice President – Office of… Read More   

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Agoda: Whether for business, leisure or ‘bleisure’, travelers are going solo

THAILAND, October 3, 2018 – With longer working hours, constant digital contact and increasing obligations, it’s no wonder more people are treating… Read More   

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Best Western Celebrates Opening of New Tokyo Hotel with Fun Contest! Join us to win a two-night stay at Best Western Hotel Fino Tokyo Akihabara!

BANGKOK, October 3, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts is celebrating the opening of its latest hotel in one of… Read More   

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IATA: Passengers want more information, automation, control & privacy but human touch still important

ATHENS, October 2, 2018 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the results of its 2018 Global Passenger Survey (GPS), which… Read More   

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IATA: Air transport supports 65.5 million jobs and $2.7 trillion in economic activity

GENEVA, October 2,2018 – The global air transport sector supports 65.5 million jobs and $2.7 trillion in global economic activity, according… Read More   

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Press release: Bangkok Airways signs agreement with Amadeus

BANGKOK, October 1, 2018 – Recently, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited, represented by Mr. Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth – President and Amadeus, represented by… Read More   

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Promotional release: Best Western Patong Beach invites travellers to relax for less, starting from just THB 1,299 per night

BANGKOK, October 1, 2018 – Stay, play and relax in Patong Beach! Best Western Patong Beach has unveiled a series of amazing… Read More   

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Welcome to TravelMatch Norway 2019 in Oslo Congress Center

OSLO, September 27, 2018 – It is once again our pleasure to welcome you to attend TravelMatch, now for the… Read More   

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World Economic Forum launches shared platform for good digital identity

Georg Schmitt, Head of Corporate Affairs, World Economic Forum, Tel.: +41 79 571 8287; gsch@weforum.org   Omidyar Network, World Bank, Sovrin… Read More   

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Embracing new tech, innovation, China poised to thrive in Fourth Industrial Revolution

Muzi Li, Public Engagement, World Economic Forum, Tel.: +86 139 1046 6369; muzi.li@weforum.org · In the 12 years since the… Read More   

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PATA Canada Vancouver Capilano University Student Chapter: Student-led podcast contributes knowledge to world tourism day

VANCOUVER, September 24, 2018 – PATA Canada Vancouver Capilano University Student Chapter is celebrating World Tourism Day on 27 September… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts appoints Ms. Luckrada Lucksanawimol as new regional director sales – Asia

BANGKOK, September 18, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts is delighted to announce the appointment of Ms. Luckrada Lucksanawimol as… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts unveils exclusive hotel deals at 48th Thai Tiew Thai travel fair, Bangkok

BANGKOK, Aug 23, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts is unveiling a series of exclusive hotel packages and promotions to… Read More   

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Innovative partnership with tech company Winnow is transforming Renaissance Phuket’s kitchen by cutting food waste in half

  LONDON, August 23, 2018 – By using Winnow’s technology to measure and manage food waste, Renaissance Phuket Resort &… Read More   

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Best Western® to launch brand new hotel in Akihabara, Tokyo’s vibrant center of electronics and otaku culture

BANGKOK, Aug 14, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has unveiled plans to launch a brand new hotel in the… Read More   

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PATA Nepal Chapter concluded the 2nd PATA Youth Talent Quest

KATHMANDU, August 6, 2018 – PATA Nepal Chapter concluded the 2nd edition of the PATA Youth Talent Quest (YTQ2018) today with the successful… Read More   

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TAT: Improvements in Phuket boat safety gets Chinese media attention

PHUKET, Aug 7, 2018 – Thailand’s Tourist Police Bureau recently took Chinese media members to Phuket to see first-hand how improved… Read More   

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PATA New Zealand AUT Student Chapter- Tree planting Atiu Creek Regional Park

AUCKLAND, July 28, 2018 – Saturday morning – 6:50am – the alarm clock goes off – no time to turn around… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts offers double the fun in Asia

BANGKOK, Aug 6, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has unveiled an exciting new DOUBLE POINTS promotion for members of its award-winning… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts celebrates opening of brand new hotel in the heart of Jakarta

BANGKOK, August 3, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has celebrated the opening of an exciting new hotel in the… Read More   

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“Tales of the Radio Traveler” blends radio lore, science, adventure, and humour in a romp through 18 countries

SONOMA, July 1, 2018 — Former PATA Board Member and broadcaster Russell Johnson transports readers from a Minnesota swamp to the… Read More   

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Dragon Trail Interactive: Q2 2018 WeChat Rankings Report

BEIJING, July 25, 2018 — Since the start of 2017, Dragon Trail Interactive has published weekly rankings for official WeChat… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts’ SureStay Hotel Group® surpasses 100 hotels in North American

PHOENIX, Jul 24, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts announced today that its SureStay Hotel Group franchise has reached yet… Read More   

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News from Jiang Tai Global Assistance Service Co., Ltd.

BANGKOK, Jul 20, 2018 – On July 5, 2018, two tourist boats carrying more than 120 Chinese tourists in Phuket,… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts unveils details of sleek and stylish new hotel in downtown Pattaya

BANGKOK, Jul 19, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has signed a striking new property in Pattaya which reflects the… Read More   

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helloVietnam: Vietnamese Iced Café Culture in Saigon

HANOI, July 18, 2018 – Don’t squander any chance to try a cup of Cà Phê Sữa Đá (Vietnamese Iced Coffee),… Read More   

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First year of PATA Canada Vancouver Capilano University Student Chapter finishes with tremendous success!

VANCOUVER, July 16, 2018 – First year of PATA Canada Vancouver Capilano University Student Chapter finishes with tremendous success! Members organized… Read More   

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Kick-Off 2018 by PATA New Zealand AUT Student Chapter

AUCKLAND, May 09, 2018 – Every new journey begins with a single step – after launching the PATA New Zealand AUT Student… Read More   

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Postgraduate Research Workshop by PATA New Zealand AUT Student Chapter

AUCKLAND, July 4, 2018 — During the Critical Hospitality Symposium Studies (CHSS) held at AUT from 02 to 04 July, several… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts continues the “Behind the Brands” series with a closer look at its dual-branded concepts

PHOENIX, Jul 12, 2018 – Following Best Western’s launch of the “Today’s Best Western” campaign and its “Behind the Brands”… Read More   

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Stay two nights and get one free with Best Western® Hotels & Resorts

BANGKOK, Jul 09, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts is offering a tempting promotion in Asia. Guests who book two consecutive… Read More   

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IATA: Passenger demand continues strong growth in May

GENEVA, Jul 05, 2018 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for May showing that demand… Read More   

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PATA India Chapter hosts “Tourism PowerHouse” initiative to help businesses grow and align with international travellers’ expectations

NEW DELHI, July 5, 2018 — The PATA India Chapter is hosting ‘Tourism PowerHouse’ on 5th & 6th August 2018 at The… Read More   

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IATA: Air freight growth continues to grow modestly in may, up 4.2%

GENEVA, Jul 04, 2018 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand,… Read More   

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Now accepting nominations for the 2018 Rising Star Award Asia Pacific to be presented at HICAP

HONG KONG, Jun 21, 2018- The International Society of Hospitality Consultants (ISHC), in partnership with the Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts goes “Behind the Brands” with an inside look at BW Premier Collection® by Best Western

Today’s Best Western Features Exceptionally Distinctive, Upscale Independent Hotels, as Part of Thriving BW Premier Collection by Best Western Soft… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts makes business travel easier and more rewarding with Best Western Business Advantage®

PHOENIX, Jun 11, 2018- With direct spending on business travel totaling more than $317 billion last year, according to The U.S.… Read More   

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PATA San Diego Chapter: Young Cambodian woman receives her Ph.D in Law from De Paul University, Chicago

SAN DIEGO, June 7, 2018 — Ms. Davy Hem recently received her Juris Doctor Degree in Law from the distinguished De… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts celebrates as 17 properties in Asia achieve 2018 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence

BANGKOK, Jun 05, 2018- Best Western® Hotels & Resorts is celebrating after 17 of its properties in Asia (Southeast Asia & and… Read More   

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Korean Air to host 75th IATA AGM in Seoul

SYDNEY, JUN 05, 2018- The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Korean Air will host the 75th IATA Annual General… Read More   

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IATA: Airlines urge caution on airport privatisation

SYDNEY, June 5, 2018 — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) 74th Annual General Meeting (AGM) urged governments to take a cautious… Read More   

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Akbar Al Baker new IATA Board Chairman

SYDNEY, June 5, 2018 — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Akbar… Read More   

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IATA: Securing aviation’s future smarter regulation, global standards, infrastructure

SYDNEY, JUN 04, 2018- The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called for governments to facilitate the growth of global connectivity… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts opens international hotel at New Chitose Airport, the gateway to Hokkaido

  BANGKOK, June 1, 2018- Best Western Hotels & Resorts has opened a brand new upper-midscale hotel at New Chitose Airport,… Read More   

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Dragon Trail Interactive: What makes an airport China-ready?

BEIJING, May 30, 2018 — While we doubt that anyone travels overseas just to visit an airport, these transit points… Read More   

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IATA: Passenger demand growth slows in April

SYDNEY, 31 May, 2018- The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic data for April 2018 showing that demand (revenue… Read More   

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Aviation leaders assemble in Sydney for IATA’s 74th Annual General Meeting

SYDNEY, May 31, 2018- The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that leaders of the global air transport industry are gathering… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts unveils exciting plans for world-class beach resort in Quang Binh, Vietnam

BANGKOK, May 30, 2018–  Best Western Hotels & Resorts has entered yet another exciting destination in Vietnam with the signing… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts launches Summer promotion in Asia

    BANGKOK, May 24, 2018- Best Western Hotels & Resorts has launched its new Summer Promotion, offering a Best… Read More   

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Temple Tiger Group of Companies: Basant Raj Mishra gets lifetime award by PATA

GANGNEUNG, May 21, 2018 – Basant Raj Mishra, executive chairman of Temple Tiger Group of Companies, has been conferred with… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts ramps up Vietnam expansion with world-class beach resort in Cam Ranh

BANGKOK, May 22, 2018- Best Western Hotels & Resorts has accelerated its expansion plans in Vietnam with the signing of an… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts celebrates 30th Anniversary of award-winning Best Western Rewards® Loyalty Program

PHOENIX, May 16, 2018– Best Western® Hotels & Resorts is celebrating A Rewarding 30 Years with the milestone anniversary of… Read More   

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Thailand’s Sustainable Tourism Management Standard is now a GSTC-Recognized Standard

May 2018 – The Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) is pleased to announce that Thailand’s Sustainable Tourism Management Standard, published by… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts’ Bruce Wienberg scores Gold Stevie® Award as part of 2018 American Business Awards

Phoenix, May 8, 2018- Best Western® Hotels & Resorts today announced that Vice President of Operations Bruce Wienberg has been named a… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts partners Green Target Group for exciting new hotel in Nilai, Malaysia

BANGKOK, May 2, 2018-  Best Western Hotels & Resorts has partnered with the Green Target Group for an exciting new hotel… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts debuts BW Premier Collection® in Vietnam with stylish new beach resort

BANGKOK, April 24, 2018- Best Western Hotels & Resorts has unveiled plans to launch its BW Premier Collection brand in Vietnam,… Read More   

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PATA Bangladesh Dhaka University Student Chapter has arranged a programme with the Regency Hospitality Training Institute (RHTI)

DHAKA, April 11, 2018 — PATA Bangladesh Dhaka University Student Chapter is a student-run organization and an international platform for the… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts showcases Asian expansion at HICAP UPDATE 2018

BANGKOK, April 10, 2018- Best Western Hotels & Resorts announced its Asian development plans to key industry stakeholders and potential investors… Read More   

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Air freight up 6.8% in February but protectionist risks remain

GENEVA, April 4, 2018- The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released demand growth results for global air freight markets for February… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts goes “Behind the Brands” with a closer look at Best Western Premier®

First-Rate Amenities, Superior Accommodations and Exceptional Service are Part of Today’s Best Western, with Best Western Premier BANGKOK, April 3,… Read More   

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TAT promotes nationwide Songkran 2018 celebration in Thailand’s major and emerging destinations

BANGKOK, April 3, 2018- The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Amazing Thailand’s ‘Open to the New Shades’ marketing concept is at… Read More   

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Philippines: Island Treasures – BBC World News

SINGAPORE, April 2, 2018 — An adventure into the past, present and future. With over 7,000 idyllic islands the Philippines has… Read More   

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Japan Airlines renews long-term partnership with Sabre to enhance global footprint

SINGAPORE, March 29, 2018 — Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading technology provider to the global travel industry, today announced a… Read More   

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Discover blissful Bali with Best Western’s five fantastic hotels on the “Island of the Gods”

BANGKOK, March 27, 2018- Beautiful, exotic and artistic, Bali is the ultimate holiday destination. Lined with soft, sandy beaches and lapped… Read More   

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International media meet with PATA India Chapter

NEW DELHI, March 23, 2018 — The PATA India Chapter coordinated an interactive media meet between the Ministry of Tourism (MOT)… Read More   

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Khagrachari In Your Lens

DHAKA, March 24, 2018– PATA Bangladesh Dhaka University Student Chapter is a student-run organisation and an international platform for the… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts and Habitat Group celebrate groundbreaking for first BW Premier Collection by Best Western Resort

BANGKOK, March 22, 2018- Best Western® Hotels & Resorts has joined hands with the Habitat Group, the leading Thai development company, to… Read More   

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TAT marks 58th anniversary with traditional Thai ceremonies

BANGKOK, March 21, 2018- The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) proudly marked the 58th anniversary of its founding with traditional Thai… Read More   

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Best Western Plus Kemayoran, Jakarta, named as official hotel of the 2018 Asian Games

  BANGKOK March 20, 2018- Best Western® Hotels & Resorts is delighted to announce that its stylish city hotel in Jakarta, Best… Read More   

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The World Economic Forum and the Inter-American Development Bank strengthen efforts to accelerate gender parity in Latin America

SAO PAULO, March 15, 2018 – A fourth Gender Parity Task Force has been launched in Latin America to increase the… Read More   

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Leading the way to Latin America’s future

SAO PAULO, March 15, 2018 – Leaders need to do two things, and do them very well: create a vision and… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts showcases “Today’s Best Western” with behind the brands series

PHOENIX, March 15, 2018 – When Best Western Hotels & Resorts launched a transformative brand refresh in 2015, the primary objective… Read More   

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13th World Economic Forum on Latin America seeks to shape new narrative for region

SAO PAULO, March 13, 2018 – The 13th World Economic Forum on Latin America World Economic Forum will gather over 700… Read More   

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January Passenger demand growth slows on temporary factors

GENEVA, March 8, 2018 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for January 2018 showing traffic… Read More   

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Best Western® thanks awesome business partners with glittering party in Bangkok

    BANGKOK, March 8, 2018- Best Western Hotels & Resorts has said a big “thank you” to its partners and… Read More   

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UNWTO/Chimelong Initiative on Wildlife and Tourism launches Media Award

 MADRID, March 5, 2018-  “To engage the media and to recognize the work of journalists in the coverage of wildlife… Read More   

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PATA Bangladesh DU Student Chapter arranged an interactive session on “Career Familiarisation: Hospitality Industry”

DHAKA, March 1, 2018 — Executive Committee of PATA Bangladesh Dhaka University Student Chapter 2018, is delighted to share that… Read More   

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PATA Bangladesh DU Student Chapter planning ahead with local chapter – unity is strength

DHAKA, February 13, 2018 — A warm greeting was exchanged to PATA Bangladesh Chapter from PATA Bangladesh Dhaka University Student Chapter… Read More   

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PATA Philippines LPU-Manila Student Chapter presents the PATAns-LPU membership card

MANILA, February 1, 2018 — MEMBERSHIP DRIVE 2 is a project of PATA Philippines LPU-Manila Student Chapter officers to recruit new members… Read More   

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PATA Philippines LPU-Manila Student Chapter welcomes their new PATAn crew members

MANILA, September 8, 2017 — PATA Philippines LPU Manila Student Chapter held their 4th GENERAL ASSEMBLY in their campus welcoming their… Read More   

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IATA releases 2017 airline safety performance

MONTREAL, February 22, 2018 — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for the 2017 safety performance of the commercial airline… Read More   

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Virtual door opens for sustainable hotels and destinations

QUEENSLAND, February 16, 2018 — Hot on the heels of its UNWTO Innovation Award success, EarthCheck has announced a partnership with the… Read More   

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Discover the best hotel deals in Thailand with Best Western® Hotels & Resorts at Thai Tiew Thai 2018

BANGKOK, February 15, 2018 — Best Western® Hotels & Resorts has unveiled a series of tempting special offers in Thailand, which will… Read More   

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InterContinental Bali Resort continues to support Widhya Asih and Bali Life Foundation Orphanage

BALI, February 8, 2018 — Guests at InterContinental Bali Resort have once again made a significant contribution to support the lives of… Read More   

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New look Green Hotelier Awards seek the world’s most sustainable hotels

LONDON, February 6, 2018 — The Green Hotelier Awards, which seek to discover the world’s most sustainable, environmentally friendly and socially responsible… Read More   

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Best Western accelerates Indonesian expansion with the launch of its first hotel in Banjarmasin

BANGKOK, February 6, 2018 — Best Western Hotels & Resorts has continued its rapid expansion in Indonesia with the launch of an… Read More   

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Passing of PATA’s past Micronesia Chapter Chairman, Dr. John Salas

GUAM, February 1, 2018 — Dr. Salas,  former Chairman of our PATA Micronesia Chapter died at the age of 70 and is survived… Read More   

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PATA San Diego Chapter mourns the loss of industry icon

SAN DIEGO, February 1, 2018 — Klaus Billep, CTC, passed away on Sunday January 28, 2018, in Santa Monica, CA. Klaus was… Read More   

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2017 marked by strong passenger demand, record load factor

GENEVA, February 1, 2018 — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for 2017 showing that demand… Read More   

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Air freight demand up 9% in 2017, strongest growth since 2010

GENEVA, January 31, 2018 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released full-year 2017 data for global air freight markets showing… Read More   

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PATA Singapore TP Student Chapter organised Tourism Library 2018 to provide students with career insights

SINGAPORE, January 13, 2018 – PATA Singapore Temasek Polytechnic (TP) Student Chapter organised Tourism Library 2018 with the aim to… Read More   

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World Economic Forum Annual Meeting awarded ISO standard for sustainability

DAVOS, January 26, 2018 — The World Economic Forum announced today that it has received ISO 20121:2012 certification for the sustainable planning… Read More   

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TAT dazzles with spectacular ATF 2018 gala tribute to Thai gastronomy greatness

CHIANG MAI, January 25, 2018 — Delegates attending ATF 2018 enjoyed a fabulous feast showcasing Thailand’s ascending gastronomic greatness during a spectacular… Read More   

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Thailand Media Briefing speech by TAT Deputy Governor for Marketing Communications speech at ATF 2018

CHIANG MAI, January 25, 2018 — Mr. Tanes Petsuwan, TAT Deputy Governor for Marketing Communications, delivered the following speech at the Thailand… Read More   

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TAT highlights Thailand’s unbeatable geographic advantage

CHIANG MAI, January 25, 2018 — The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has highlighted Thailand’s “unbeatable geographic location” at the heart of… Read More   

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ATF 2018 opens for business in Chiang Mai

CHIANG MAI, January 25, 2018 — ATF 2018 is opening with a buzz of excitement as sellers and country booths put on… Read More   

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PATA Nepal Student Chapter to advocate the overcrowding issue of Gosainkunda

NEPAL, January 19, 2018 – The PATA Nepal Student Chapter recently organized a trip to explore and promote Gosainkunda as… Read More   

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Celebrate the Year of the Earth Dog at InterContinental Bali Resort

BALI, January 23, 2018 — GONG XI FAT CHOI! Chinese New Year as known as Spring Festival is the festival for families to… Read More   

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Focus on GDP fuelling inequality and short-termism

DAVOS-KLOSTERS, January 22, 2018 — Decades of prioritizing economic growth over social equity has led to historically high levels of wealth… Read More   

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Thailand showcases Thai local experiences at ATF 2018

  BANGKOK, January 17, 2018 — The countdown to the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2018 in Chiang Mai from 22 to 26… Read More   

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PATA Denmark Chapter: PATA Worldwide Workshops 2018

COPENHAGEN, January 17, 2018 — PATA Denmark Chapter has the pleasure of inviting you to participate in the PATA Worldwide… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts’ hoteliers contribute $1 million to support charitable initiatives

PHOENIX, January 15, 2018 – In a year marked by giving back, Best Western Hotels & Resorts’ hoteliers have committed… Read More   

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Demand Growth Strengthens in November

GENEVA, January 11, 2018 — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for November 2017 showing continued… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts Prepares to Land at New Chitose Airport, Hokkaido’s International Gateway

BANGKOK, January 10, 2018 — Best Western Hotels & Resorts will arrive at one of Japan’s busiest airports in 2018, with… Read More   

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Best Western® showcases the wonders of Phuket with an exclusive media fam trip

BANGKOK, January 4, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts organized an exclusive media familiarization trip to Phuket this month, inviting a… Read More   

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MGTO monthly publication “Macao Travel Talk” introduces new interface and functions

MACAO SAR, January 2, 2018 – Macao Government Tourism Office’s (MGTO) monthly publication for tourism industry stakeholders – Macao Travel Talk (MTT)… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts Launches Exciting New Hotel in Central Sapporo

BANGKOK, December 19, 2017 — Best Western Hotels & Resorts has unveiled BestWestern Sapporo Odori-Koen, an exciting new midscale hotel in the center… Read More   

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TAT introduces Open to the New Shades concept to the French market

PARIS, December 19, 2017  — The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has introduced its new tourism marketing concept, Open to the New Shades”,… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts offers holiday bonus to rewards members

PHOENIX, December 13, 2017 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts’ award-winning loyalty program – Best Western Rewards® (BWR) – is giving… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts moves into Bali’s popular Jimbaran area with brand new midscale hotel

BANGKOK, December 13, 2017 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has opened an exciting new midscale hotel in the popular Jimbaran… Read More   

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SKAL International Bangkok and PATA Thailand Chapter Charity Christmas Luncheon

BANGKOK, December 7, 2017 – Christmas is coming around once again! We are proud to announce that our combined Christmas Charity Luncheon… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts outlines vision for the future at 11th Asian Members’ Meeting

BANGKOK, December 6, 2017 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts is celebrating the successful conclusion of its 11th Asian Members’… Read More   

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PATA 4th Pinoy Chikka: A Forum on the Latest Tourism Trends

MANILA, December 6, 2017 – Pinoy Chikka is an annual travel forum event of the Pacific Asia Travel Organization Philippines… Read More   

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PATA Philippines LPU-Manila Student Chapter: 4th General Assembly

MANILA, December 6, 2017 – PATA Philippines LPU Manila Student Chapter had an event called the General Assembly. This is… Read More   

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PATA Philippines LPU-Manila Student Chapter: Grand Recruitment Day/Membership Drive

MANILA, December 6, 2017 – Grand Recruitment Drive (GRD) and also known as Membership Drive is an annual event of the… Read More   

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InterContinental Bali Resort introduces two exciting new breakfast services

DENPASAR, December 1, 2017 – InterContinental Bali Resort is now enhancing the breakfast experience and embracing the Indonesian culture by serving… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts’ Expansion accelerates all across Asia

  BANGKOK, November 28, 2017 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts is celebrating yet another successful year in Asia, with… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts takes off with brand new hotel at Bangkok’s Don Mueang International Airport

BANGKOK, November 23, 2017 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts continues to capitalize on Bangkok’s popularity as an international tourism… Read More   

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Celebrating the festive season at InterContinental Bali Resort

  DENPASAR, November 22, 2017 – ’Tis the season to be jolly and indulgent. Fine food and live entertainment is… Read More   

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MGTO: “Macao Tourism News plus” offers new services for enhanced efficiency of news dissemination

MACAO, November 17, 2017 – An online news database operated by Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO), the “Macao Tourism News… Read More   

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PATA Hong Kong SHTM Student Chapter organised first Mini Seminar Series at The Hong Kong PolyU School of Hotel & Tourism Management

HONG KONG, November 15, 2017 – The PATA Hong Kong PolyU SHTM Student Chapter Reception cum Mini Seminars was held on… Read More   

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The changing needs of millennials: new implications for the travel industry

Millennials are becoming responsible parents and business travellers with their own unique set of service expectations from hotels, restaurants, destinations,… Read More   

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World Economic Forum launches platform to map global transformation

DUBAI, November 9, 2017 – Today the World Economic Forum opens access to its Transformation Maps – a dynamic knowledge tool covering… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts’ SureStay Hotel Group® eclipses 33 properties worldwide one year after launch

BANGKOK, November 8, 2017 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts today announced that just one year since the launch of its new franchise model… Read More   

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Myanmar Tourism Federation: Myanmar launches revamped social media channels at WTM 2017

YANGON, November 4, 2017 – Myanmar Tourism Marketing launches during the WTM 2017 in London its completely revamped social media… Read More   

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UNWTO expresses confidence on tourism in Madagascar

MADRID, November 3, 2017 – The Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Taleb Rifai has visited Madagascar to express the… Read More   

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Best Western crowns winners of inaugural Business Plan Contest for Thai students

BANGKOK, November 3, 2017 – Best Western® Hotels & Resorts is delighted to announce that Venti, the team from Bangkok’s Thammasat University, has won… Read More   

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Myanmar Tourism Federation: situation in Northern Rakhine state is slowly moving back to normality – how to support?

Yangon, October 31, 2017 – On the eve of Myanmar’s light festival (Thadingyut) it looks like the situation in Northern… Read More   

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Best Western® scores a hat-trick at Travel Weekly Asia’s Reader’s Choice Awards

BANGKOK, October 24, 2017 – Best Western® Hotels & Resorts is celebrating this week after it completed an impressive hat-trick at Travel Weekly… Read More   

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Singapore Airlines’ 70th anniversary events raise $2.55 million for Community Chest

SIA CEO Mr Goh Choon Phong (third from left) and SIA Chairman Mr Peter Seah (fourth from left) presented the… Read More   

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Asia enters a new era as first SureStay Hotel opens in downtown Bangkok

  BANGKOK, October 11, 2017 – SureStay Hotel Group™ has made its debut in Asia, marking the start of a new era… Read More   

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IATA-WCO collaboration to improve air cargo efficiency and security

GENEVA, October 10, 2017 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the World Customs Organization (WCO) announced that IATA’s… Read More   

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Thailand hosted ASEAN Plus Three Tourism Youth Summit 2017

BANGKOK, October 6, 2017 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) in cooperation with the Ministry of Tourism and Sports recently… Read More   

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Strong passenger growth in August

GENEVA, October 5, 2017 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic data for August showing that demand… Read More   

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PATA Philippines Chapter: The latest travel trends

MANILA, October 2, 2017 – The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Philippines Chapter recently hosted he biggest Travel Forum in the… Read More   

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Eleven is heaven for Best Western at TTG Awards

BANGKOK, September 29, 2017 – Best Western® Hotels & Resorts’ winning streak continued at the 28th Annual TTG Travel Awards, when the brand was named… Read More   

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Chiang Mai gets ready to host ASEAN Tourism Forum 2018

BANGKOK, September 25, 2017 – Chiang Mai is counting down to the ASEAN Tourism Forum 2018(ATF) from 22 to 26 January, 2018, as… Read More   

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Amadeus and Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office launch Mekong Trends Aviation Seminar in Bangkok

BANGKOK, September 21, 2017 – Amadeus and the Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MTCO) are jointly organising the first Mekong Trends Aviation… Read More   

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Best Western and Habitat Group celebrate success at Thailand Property Awards 2017

BANGKOK, September 21, 2017 – Best Western® Hotels & Resorts announced today that its new, highly-anticipated hotel, BluPhere Pattaya, BW Premier… Read More   

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MGTO joins “Beautiful China” promotional event in Liaoning to enhance tourism cooperation between Liaoning, Hong Kong, and Macao

MACAO, September 21, 2017 – Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) participates in the “Beautiful China – Liaoning Tour” Promotional Event and… Read More   

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InterContinental Bali Resort lights up for IHG Foundation Week

BALI, September 20, 2017 – The InterContinental Bali Resort team showed their love and support for the environment and  the local community during… Read More   

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Beach combing cows at InterContinental Bali Resort

BALI, September 12, 2017 – If you happen to be walking along the magnificent golden sands of Jimbaran Beach in the… Read More   

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Thailand launches Amazing Thailand Tourism Year 2018 on 1 November

BANGKOK, September 11, 2017 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand’s (TAT) is launching the ‘Amazing Thailand Tourism Year 2018‘ on 1 November to support… Read More   

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Double digit growth for global air freight demand in July

GENEVA, September 5, 2017 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand,… Read More   

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InterContinental Bali Resort delighted to welcome Sebastien Wilson as its new resort manager

BALI, August 31, 2017 – InterContinental Bali Resort is delighted to welcome Mr. Sebastien Wilson as its new Resort Manager.   … Read More   

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Best Western Hotels & Resorts expands in Osaka with a brand new hotel

BANGKOK, August 28, 2017 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts is continuing to expand in Asia’s key gateway cities with the launch… Read More   

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Best Western Hotels & Resorts signs stunning seafront resort on Phu Quoc Island

Pictured: Mr Doan Tien Trung, Deputy General Director of Phu Quoc Investment & Development JSC, a CEO Group company (5th… Read More   

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MyTravelResearch.com: Six steps to respond to negative online reviews – from a legal perspective

SYDNEY, August 24, 2017 – A commercial lawyer with experience in travel, tourism and hospitality issues, has shared with an online… Read More   

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TAT thanks German tourist couple for rescuing a Thai family in Chiang Mai

BANGKOK, August 21, 2017 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is extending thanks and appreciation to German tourist couple, Ms.… Read More   

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PATA Bangladesh Dhaka University: ‘TBiz Planners’ to be launched again

DHAKA, August 19th, 2017 – ‘TBiz Planners’, a tourism business planning competition, was initiated by PATA Bangladesh Dhaka University Students… Read More   

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‘Presentation Insights’ a Presentation Skill Development Program has been arranged by PATA Bangladesh Dhaka University Student Chapter

DHAKA, August 12, 2017- PATA Bangladesh Dhaka University Student Chapter has successfully arranged a program named ‘Presentation Insights’. The program… Read More   

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PATA India Chapter launches upgraded website

NEW DELHI, August 17, 2017 – PATA India Chapter has launched an upgraded website, www.pataindia.org packed with dynamic features and graphics. The website… Read More   

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PATA & MOT Roadshow to USA & Canada from 30th May – 8th June 2017

NEW DELHI, August 11, 2017 – PATA India Chapter, in cooperation with Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, conducted its business… Read More   

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A sustainable tourism initiative by PATA India Chapter

NEW DELHI, August 11, 2017 –  PATA India Chapter sponsored a sustainable tourism initiative in form of a presentation titled… Read More   

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Best Western Hotels & Resorts makes summer stays twice as rewarding!

BANGKOK, August 11, 2017 – Staying at Best Western®’s collection of hotels and resorts in Asia will be even more rewarding… Read More   

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PATA Chinese Taipei Chapter: Smart and Sustainable Tourism Symposium

TAIPEI, August 10, 2017 – The PATA Chinese Taipei Chapter, with the support of Taiwan Tourism Bureau, has taken the initiative to… Read More   

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PolyU study finds profound changes in Chinese visitor profiles and behaviour after visa liberalisation

HONG KONG, July 27, 2017 – The relaxation of visa regulations for mainland Chinese tourists visiting Hong Kong has dramatically increased… Read More   

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ASCEND: the PATA Philippines FEU Student Chapter ANNUAL REPORT

Manila, July 27, 2017 –We are the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Philippines FEU Student Chapter, the internationally acknowledged student… Read More   

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Thailand Travel Mart Plus in Chiang Mai records 1.4 billion Baht in business transactions

BANGKOK, 12 July, 2017 – Thailand’s main travel trade show, the Thailand Travel Mart Plus Amazing Gateway to the Greater Mekong Subregion… Read More   

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Thailand has great potential to become world’s top Muslim-friendly destination

BANGKOK, July 7, 2017 – Thailand’s six-million-strong Muslim population and growing range of Muslim-friendly products and services are playing an important… Read More   

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Thailand Shopping & Dining Paradise 2017 receives supports from Air Asia

BANGKOK, June 19, 2017 – The Thailand Shopping and Dining Paradise 2017, formerly known as the Amazing Thailand Grand Sale, has… Read More   

Thailand Travel Mart 2017 hailed as great success as event enters its final day

CHIANGMAI, June,2017 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is reporting that buyers, sellers and all other visitors to the 16th… Read More   

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TAT: Thailand Travel Mart 2017 ends successful two-year run in Chiang Mai, moves to Pattaya in 2018

CHIANG MAI, June 19, 2017 – Thailand’s main travel trade show, the Thailand Travel Mart Plus Amazing Gateway to the Greater… Read More   

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Best Western® Hotels & Resorts Makes Debut in Bali’s Cultural Heart

BANGKOK, June 15, 2017 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has opened a charming new upscale resort in Ubud, Bali’s cultural… Read More   

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New Executive Meeting Package at Imperial Villa, InterContinental Bali Resort

BALI, June 29, 2017 – InterContinental Bali Resort is taking traditional meetings to luxurious new heights by offering a new Executive Meeting Package that provides… Read More   

Thailand Mega Fam Trip marks 130 years of Thai-Japanese relations

BANGKOK, June 23, 2017  – As part of the celebrations to mark the 130th anniversary of Thailand-Japan diplomatic relations, the Tourism… Read More   

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Renovtion of Puri Kencana ballroom and meeting rooms at InterContinental Bali Resort

BALI, June 9, 2017 – InterContinental Bali Resort is pleased to announce the current renovation of its Pura Kencana Ballroom, as… Read More