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  • Etihad Airways chooses SITA for comprehensive bag tracking

    Published on : Friday, May 22, 2015

    Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has chosen air transport IT specialist, SITA, for end-to-end baggage tracking services. Powered by SITA’s Air Transport Industry Cloud, SITA‘s new BagJourney service gives the airline a cost-effective and accurate …

  • Hainan launches full travel retailing in China with GuestLogix in partnership wi

    Published on : Friday, May 22, 2015

    GuestLogix Inc., the leading global provider of ancillary-focused merchandising, payment and business intelligence technology to airlines and the passenger travel industry, announced that its subsidiary, OpenJaw Technologies, has enabled Hainan Airlines to become the first-ever Chinese airline to launch a …

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  • India rolls out e-visa for Chinese travelers

    Published on : Wednesday, May 20, 2015

    In his recent trip to China, the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended electronic visas to Chinese nationals. The audience at the Tsinghua University cheered the announcement as the Indian PM reciprocated the repeated requests from Chinese government to cut …

  • Discover Southeast Asia with Hilton Worldwide

    Published on : Wednesday, May 20, 2015

    Hilton Worldwide announced “Discover Asia with Up To 30% Less” mid-year promotion that will give holidaymakers more reasons to explore gems of Southeast Asia for relaxation, shopping and dining experience. Starting May 11 through June 30, 2015, guests can book …

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Asia Travel News

  • Phuket emerges as a luxury shopping destination

    Published on : Wednesday, April 22, 2015

    Phuket as a destination has attracted visitors for years for its white sandy beaches, azure sea, its coral coves and lifestyle resorts, but recently the destination has added to its attraction by making wealthy tourists busy with shopping.   Phuket …

  • “Student Plus Card” launched by Bangkok Airways

    Published on : Wednesday, April 22, 2015

    Bangkok Airways PCL launches “Student Plus Card,” a privileged card that exclusively designed for undergraduates or university students. The newly-launched Student Plus Card of Bangkok Airways will offer amazing privileges to a cardholder such as 10% discount on domestic air …

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  • Qatar trams undergo climatic testing

    Published on : Wednesday, April 22, 2015

    Doha’s Education City trams have been undergoing extreme temperature tests at the Rail Tec Arsenal (RTA) in Vienna.   The catenary-less trams have been tested in the centre’s climatic wind tunnel at temperatures in excess of 40 degrees Celsius to …

  • Wedding Planners to weave new dreams after sampling new venues in Thai

    Published on : Tuesday, March 31, 2015

    Thailand remains the top destination wedding destination for Indians with nearly 200 Indian couples choosing to tie the knot in the Land of Smiles during 2014. The Tourism Authority of Thailand’s offices in Mumbai and Delhi have collaborated to cement …

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  • Disruption in Malaysia Airlines flight bound for Colombo triggers pani

    Published on : Tuesday, May 12, 2015

    Unruly passenger behaviour in Malaysia Airlines forced Malaysia Airlines flight MH 179 bound for Colombo to turn to Kuala Lumpur after circling over the Straits of Malacca for two hours.   This sparked off hysteria on social media as news …

  • Malaysia Airlines appoints new chief information officer

    Published on : Monday, May 11, 2015

    Malaysia Airlines (MAS) officially announced the appointment of Tan Kok Meng as its Chief Information Officer (CIO) with effect from 18 May 2015.     Announcing the appointment, MAS’ Chief Executive Officer Christoph Mueller said “On behalf of the management …

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    CRUISE NEWS

  • ASEAN countries uniting for the beauty of cruising in Southeast Asia

    Published on : Wednesday, April 22, 2015

    For the first time, four ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) countries came together at the annual Cruise Shipping Miami (CSM) event to raise awareness of the region to industry stakeholders.     Under a unified ASEAN umbrella at this …

  • Norwegian Cruise Line adds complimentary restaurants across fleet

    Published on : Tuesday, April 14, 2015

    Norwegian Cruise Line announced that many of the line’s popular Asian dining venues can now be enjoyed on a complimentary basis across the fleet. Guest favorites like Shanghai’s Noodle Bar aboard Norwegian’s Breakaway Class ships and Norwegian Epic, Jasmine Garden …

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    HOTEL NEWS

  • Discover Southeast Asia with Hilton Worldwide

    Published on : Wednesday, May 20, 2015

    Hilton Worldwide announced “Discover Asia with Up To 30% Less” mid-year promotion that will give holidaymakers more reasons to explore gems of Southeast Asia for relaxation, shopping and dining experience. Starting May 11 through June 30, 2015, guests can book …

  • Best Western Bogor offers best comforts to gusts visiting Java

    Published on : Tuesday, May 19, 2015

    Best Western International has continued its rapid expansion in Indonesia with the launch of a new hotel in Bogor, West Java. The new BEST WESTERN Bogor Icon is a modern, 16-story midscale hotel located in the heart of Bogor, easily …

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    TOURISM NEWS

  • India rolls out e-visa for Chinese travelers

    Published on : Wednesday, May 20, 2015

    In his recent trip to China, the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended electronic visas to Chinese nationals. The audience at the Tsinghua University cheered the announcement as the Indian PM reciprocated the repeated requests from Chinese government to cut …

  • Criminal charges against Chinese woman who pushed open plane door

    Published on : Wednesday, May 20, 2015

    Chinese authorities had recently declared that people who had displayed bad behaviour abroad and put the country’s name in shame will be dealt with severely.   The woman identified as Piao, who had opened an emergency exit door of a …

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