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Nov 19, 2017

GUIYANG, China, Nov. 16, 2017 -- American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) joined with Guiyang Municipal People's Government and Guizhou Provincial Tourism Development Committee when entering China for the first time. Aiming at the status quo of Chinese tourism market, they jointly established a platform for tourism...

Nov 15, 2017

HONG KONG --( ASIA TODAY )-- Adorable Japanese character “Kumamon” will turn into a tourist ambassador to greet MTR passengers and introduce them to four famous sightseeing spots in Kumamoto, Japan through a new set of MTR souvenir tickets. Starting from 26 November 2017, MTR Corporation will launch over four...

Nov 13, 2017

12 November 2017 – The 10th edition of the Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair concluded yesterday (11 November). The fair, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), was held from 9 to 11 November at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. A total of 1,070 exhibitors from 38...

Nov 11, 2017

Creating a new platform for international cooperation and adding to the momentum for co-development

ZHUHAI, China, Nov. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The China-Latin America and the Caribbean International Exposition (CLAC Expo) opened at Zhuhai International Convention & Exhibition Center on the morning of...

Nov 10, 2017

When the South Penghu Marine National Park was established in late 2014, local fishermen feared for their livelihood due to restrictions on fishing and other conservation measures. Meanwhile, guided snorkeling and scuba-diving excursions are providing new sources of income, putting the area on the eco-tourism map...

Nov 08, 2017

TOKYO --( ASIA TODAY )-- At “Delicatessen •Trade Show 2018 (DTS2018)”, the concurrent show of “Supermarket Trade Show 2018”, “Bento and Prepared Meal Awards” is held every year as a special project. “Bento” is a home-packed meal common in Japanese cuisine.

The award is to honor outstanding products among...

Nov 06, 2017

The Asian powerhouse will have an important showcase for promoting the destination by linking its brand to FITUR. India will thus exhibit tourism as one of its leading-edge sectors with some of the highest business possibilities

With 7% economic growth, India presents a key market for worldwide investments...

Nov 03, 2017

NEW YORK, Nov. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- HNA Group announced that CEO Adam Tan was presented the prestigious Calvary Medal at Calvary Hospital's 34th Annual Awards Gala in recognition of his distinguished corporate and philanthropic leadership in the international business community.

The award was presented to...

Nov 01, 2017

HANGZHOU, China, Nov. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hangzhou, the "paradise on earth" known for the historical and cultural heritages of the Grand Canal and West Lake, now launches 120 social scenic spots to bring immersive travel experience for international tourists.

Developed in the course of 13 years, the new...

Oct 25, 2017

SINGAPORE, 25 October 2017 -- (ASIA TODAY) -- Amara Singapore received the Hotel Security Award 2017 during the Annual Hotel Security Awards Presentation Ceremony organised by the Singapore Hotel Association (SHA), National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) and the Singapore Police Force (SPF) on 24 October 2017...

Oct 23, 2017

BALI, Indonesia, October 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- RateGain, one of the largest hospitality and travel technology solutions companies, today announced its tie-up with Archipelago International, Indonesia's leading hospitality management company. RateGain would manage online rates and inventory distribution for...

Oct 23, 2017

Organised in collaboration with Spain Live Music with the aim of providing organisers, festival promoters and destinations with a professional and promotional tourism channel

FITUR 2018 will be staged from 17 to 21 January at Feria de Madrid, organised by IFEMA

Oct 17, 2017

At SMTS2018, the new theme zone will be introduced.

The New Supermarket Association of Japan [Head Office: Chiyoda Ward, Tokyo, President: Kiyoshi Yokoyama (CEO of ARCS COMPANY, LIMITED) announced the new theme zone for Supermarket Trade Show 2018. “Japanese Craft Sake & Beer Zone” is the area you will...

Oct 08, 2017

MACAO - Malaysia bagged three Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Gold Awards 2017 in the Marketing Media, Heritage and Culture, and Education and Training categories. The awards were presented at the 2017 PATA Gold Awards Lunch and Award Presentation at The Parisian Macao today.

Oct 08, 2017

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee on October 4 signed an agreement with the HCM City Tourism Association to boost the tourism sector.

The agreement, valid for 2017-2020, would help enhance the role of the association and facilitate the operations of tourism businesses, Tran Vinh Tuyen, Vice Chairman of...

Oct 07, 2017

BANGKOK, Thailand, Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia's leading food and beverage trade show, THAIFEX-World of Food Asia, has unveiled an impressive line-up of refreshed buyer programs and rebranded key visuals, to deliver an even stronger focus on business, quality trade deals and networking opportunities.

Oct 03, 2017

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government and Arts Council Tokyo (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture) are organizing Japanese traditional culture programs with the aim of introducing world-renowned Japanese traditional culture and performing arts at home and abroad and passing on the underlying “Japanese...

Oct 02, 2017

Bangkok still tops the list of the world’s most popular tourism destination cities worldwide, but competition is growing within Asia, the latest Mastercard Destination Cities Index released on September 26 shows.

Based on the number of visitors ($19 million) and amount of money ($14.1 billion) they spent...

Sep 27, 2017

(Hong Kong, 27 September 2017) The Hong Kong Exhibition & Convention Industry Association (HKECIA) has announced the results of its 2016 annual exhibition survey, which collects key information about exhibition activities in Hong Kong in the calendar year 2016. The latest results are consistent with wider...

Sep 25, 2017

With Climate Change and its impact on natural environments and current tourism models as a backdrop, this new project will have Mount Everest as its international point of reference, along with the mountain’s principal ambassador, Edmund Hillary

For the first time, the Final Phase of the Lead Climbing...

Sep 20, 2017

Since taking office five years ago, he has helped transform Taitung County from a remote southern coastal city with 40 percent low-income families and a serious population drain into a major tourism hotspot. How has County Magistrate Justin Huang presided over such a turnaround?

No matter how things change,...

Sep 19, 2017

(Hong Kong, 18 September 2017) Long been credited as Asia’s Best, the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (“HKCEC”) is proud to be the Champion of the “Outstanding Venue Award” at the 2017 AFECA Asian Awards in Kaohsiung, Taiwan on 6 September. Beating strong competitors from the region, the HKCEC’s...