Category: Asia Pacific

Thailand gets ready for Songkran Festival

Songkran Festival, which takes place nationwide in Thailand, is an event where boisterous fun and ancient traditions go hand-in-hand. For tourists, the event offers a chance to enjoy a huge celebration where water parties break out in the streets of Thailand’s towns and villages. For locals, it is a time when they can spend precious […]

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Madame Tussauds Singapore presents first and only figure of Tollywood superstar Mahesh Babu

Collaborating with Madame Tussauds Singapore, Tollywood superstar Mahesh Babu will be launching his first and only wax figure in the world on March 25 in Hyderabad. This will be a special moment for Madame Tussauds Singapore as this will be the first time unveiling a prestigious figure outside of Singapore. Mahesh’s wax figure will join […]

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Accor and Minyoun Hospitality partners to launch a Sofitel hotel in Beijing

Accor, Minyoun Hospitality and Tianfu Rongde Hotel (Beijing) Co Ltd have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) forming a strategic partnership between the three leading companies. The MOU includes the rebranding of the existing Tianfu Zunya Beijing Chang’an Hotel into Sofitel. Accor and Minyoun will jointly develop the landmark hotel with the mandate to establish […]

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JNTO conducts Japan Travel Seminar 2019 in New Delhi

International High-speed Rail Association (IHRA) and Embassy of Japan in India in collaboration with Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO), conducted a Japan Travel Seminar 2019 recently, ‘The Shinkansen – Make your way through Japan with a high-speed Train’, at The Lalit, New Delhi. The key agents of New Delhi were invited to the event. The […]

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Dia Mirza visits Japan, says #JapanSurpises

Japan National Tourism Organisation (JNTO) held a press conference at St. Regis Mumbai on February 11, inviting Bollywood star Dia Mirza to share her recent experience of visiting Japan. Aimed at improving friendly ties between India and Japan, the press conference began with a keynote address by Kenichi Takano, Executive Director, JNTO India. Speaking at […]

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Scoot to expand India operations with three new destinations

Continuing with its massive expansion plans, Scoot, the low-cost arm of the Singapore Airlines Group, plans to strengthen its presence in India with the addition of three new cities, namely Coimbatore, Trivandrum and Visakhapatnam. The new routes are due to be transferred over from sister airline, SilkAir, and Scoot will be the only airline operating […]

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Tourism Authority of Thailand takes over TTF Summer Kolkata!

India is peaking and how! Indian visitors grew to 1.596 million in 2018, up 12.83% growth over the same period of 2017. Kolkata as an important outbound market and the gateway to Eastern India, which is why Tourism Authority of Thailand, New Delhi is exhibiting at TTF Summer Kolkata under the ‘Amazing Thailand’ stand. Indian passport holders you have […]

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Malaysia’s Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau launches new incentives and support for the India market

The Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) launched its second sales mission to Mumbai recently as part of the second edition of its Penang Sales Mission to India. Beginning the mission in Chennai, the Penang delegation hit Ahmedabad, Mumbai and then New Delhi with the objective of promoting Penang as the preferred destination for corporate […]

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Singapore aims to strengthen Meetings & Incentive Group travel from India, organises MICE seminar

GB Srithar, Regional Director (South Asia Middle East and Africa), Singapore Tourism Board With a track record of hosting Asia’s prominent events, Singapore continues to deliver innovative solutions for the transfer of knowledge, ideas and connections to drive new possibilities for the Meetings, Incentive, Conventions and Exhibitions (MICE) sector in Singapore. Singapore has been recognised by […]

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Malaysia announces visa waiver programme for Indian travellers

  Malaysia recently announced visa waiver programme for Indian travellers. According to the official document issued by The Electronic Travel Registration & Information (eNTRI) of Malaysia, the visa waiver programme is effective for one year from January 1  to December 31, 2019. Indian nationals who are interested to utilise the visa waiver programme must register […]

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