Bangkok (Thailand) – September 21, 2015 (travelindex.com)- Thailand has been selected to stage Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2016 Award. The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) together with William Reed Business Media is preparing to officially announce this collaboration at Paste, Artisanal Thai Cuisine, Gaysorn Shopping Centre, on 20 October, 2015. The lavish event, supported by […]

Phuket (Thailand) – September 20, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Thanyapura Phuket President and CEO, Philipp Graf von Hardenberg, has been named as one of Forbes Asia’s 40 Heroes of Philanthropy for giving underprivileged children a much-needed boost through the post-tsunami establishment of the Yaowawit School and Lodge in Phang Nga, Thailand. The German national – who […]

Yangon (Myanmar) – September 9, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon held a launch of a Brazilian BBQ Buffet Dinner for the press at The Emporia Restaurant on the evening of the 5th September 2015. On this occasion, H.E Mr Alcides G. R. Prates (Brazilian Ambassador of Myanmar) attended as an honorary guest […]

Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) – September 10, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Saudi International Hotel Tech expo 2015, illuminates the advancements in the hoteling industry and gives you the platform & solace to shine-on and embark to a different level to be illustrious in this out to the chase hoteling industry. Goes without saying that Business Networking is […]

Solin/Split (Croatia) – September 11, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Solin is the host of four international shows and festivals which have over the past few years become an important cultural, tourist, film-festival, business and tourist event in travel industry of new markets, especially of this part of Europe. They have been taking place in a fixed, […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – September 11, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Premier bespoke tailor Damanino had recently announced plans to open a new store as one of the first steps in establishing a more globally recognized brand. Damanino celebrated the new location by hosting a luxurious launch party that took place on Sept. ll at the new store, […]

Petaling Jaya (Malaysia) – September 11, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Best Western International newest hotel in Malaysia is offering contemporary confort at its BEST WESTERN Petaling Jaya. Strategically located in the heart of this up-and-coming city’s new business district, Section 13, BEST WESTERN Petaling Jaya will provide a wealth of facilities for both business and leisure […]

Toronto (Canada) – September 10, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Canada agrees to re-consider Visa requirements for Grenadian Citizens travelling to Canada. This matter was the highlight of a meeting between Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell and Canada’s Prime Minister Stephen Harper, which took place on the margins of the Toronto Global Forum, earlier in Canada. The […]

Dalian (People’s Republic of China) – September 11, 2015 (travelindex.com) – The on-demand or peer-to-peer economy is shifting consumption patterns, creating new “jobs” and innovative business models. The impact on industries, workers and consumers is huge in this new reality, according to panellists in a session at the Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2015. […]

Singapore (Singapore) – September 8, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Hotel Technology Conference, Asia’s only dedicated platform for hotel CIOs, CTOs, Information Officers and E-commerce Directors, along with Savioke, the leader in creating autonomous robots for the services industry, are pleased to announce a partnership to bring Savioke’s Relay robot to Asia. Relay’s presence at HotelTech will […]

Dalian (China) – September 8, 2015 (travelindex.com) – The World Economic Forum today announced its selection of Global Growth Companies (GGCs) for 2015, consisting of 132 of the world’s most dynamic and high-growth companies. As honourees, these companies are given the opportunity to join the larger GGC community at the Forum’s ninth Annual Meeting of […]

Bangalore (India) – September 8, 2015 (travelindex.com) – The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has announced the host destinations for three major events in 2017 and 2018. The announcement follows the endorsement of all three venues by the Association’s Executive Board during a meeting in Bangalore, India on September 6, 2015. The PATA Adventure Travel […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – September 8, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Since the Lobby Lounge is the heart of the hotel and where guests have their first impression, Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok has unveiled a stylish new look for its iconic Lobby Lounge featuring a unique sense of arrival. The concept of Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok Lobby Lounge […]

Kagoshima (Japan) – September 5, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Best Western International has opened its first hotel in the Japanese city of Kagoshima, where all rooms offer spectacular views of the Sakurajima volcano. Located in southwest Japan’s Kyushu Island, Kagoshima is nicknamed the Naples of the East due to its scenic bayside location, overlooked by the […]

Bangkok, 4 September, 2015 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT)’s reality contest, the Thailand Extreme Makeover, recently returned for its second year and is now underway with the three finalists currently undergoing beauty procedures performed by some of Thailand’s best known surgeons and beauticians. The contest is aimed at promoting the kingdom as an […]

Dara Sakor, Koh Kong (Cambodia) – August 31, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Greater Mekong Sub-region Southern Corridor, supported by the Asia Development Bank with infrastructure’s development- is due to enhance people and goods movement along the Gulf of Thailand, from Bangkok to the Mekong Delta in Vietnam. The free flows of goods and persons will be […]

Macau (Macau SAR China) – August 20, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Following the thought-provoking theme of “Maritime Silk Road, From Macau We Begin” in 2014, Global Tourism Economy Forum (GTEF) 2015 will build upon the concept of “Belt and Road Initiative”, a regional economic integration plan advocated by China. With 2015 being the 10th Anniversary of […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – September 1, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Continuing on the success of the past World Gourmet Festivals, Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel is delighted to announce that it will host the 16th Annual World Gourmet Festival this year, from 7th – 13th September 2015. Since its inception, the World Gourmet Festival has grown in prominence […]

Geneva (Switzerland) – September 1, 2015 (travelindex.com) – In accordance with the World Economic Forum’s new status as the international institution for public-private cooperation, as recognized by the Swiss Federal Council in January 2015, the Forum has updated its governing body from a Foundation Board to a Board of Trustees. The Board of Trustees met […]

Solo, Surakarta (Indonesia) – September 1, 2015 – The Best Western International in Solo, Central Java, is literally taking accommodation in the city to new heights. Rising 82 meters from the streets of this emerging Indonesian destination, the new BEST WESTERN PREMIER Solo Baru has become Solo’s tallest hotel. And its array of upscale amenities, […]

Sedona, Arizona (United States) – September 1, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Enchantment Group announced the recent opening of the Clubhouse at Seven Canyons, a private golf club located at the foot of Long Canyon in Sedona’s red rock country. With a premier fitness facility, lap pool, spacious locker rooms and a gastropub-themed restaurant and bar, Seven […]

Shak Alam, Selangor (Malaysia) – August 20, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Best Western International has arrived in yet another fast-growing Malaysian city, with the opening of its first hotel in Shah Alam. Strategically located in the heart of this up-and-coming city, BEST WESTERN i-City Shah Alam is a modern midscale hotel, offering optimum comfort, convenience and […]

Geneva (Switzerland) – August 20, 2015 (travelindex.com) – The World Economic Forum hosted the Annual Curators Meeting 2015 for Global Shapers at the Forum headquarters in Geneva. This gathering of more than 450 Global Shapers was designed to ensure that the voice of millennials is included in the debate on how to address a range […]

Jakarta (Indonesia) – August 17, 2015 – Best Western Luxury New Premier Hotel in Jakarta is achieving highest guests satisfaction with its contemporary style and luxury amenities. Located in the upscale Pondok Indah district of South Jakarta, the new BEST WESTERN PREMIER The Bellevue perfectly reflects the modern face of this up-and-coming global city. Set […]

Hanoi (Vietnam) – August 6, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Viet Nam’s Culture, Sports and Tourism Minister, the Honourable HE Hoàng Tuan Anh, speaks candidly about his country’s Tourism Master Plan 2020 and Vision 2030, the growing driver markets of India and Russia and Viet Nam’s expectations from the ASEAN consolidation. Your plans for 2015 include an […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – August 6, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Continuing on the success of the past World Gourmet Festivals, Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel is delighted to announce that it will host the 16th Annual World Gourmet Festival this year, from 7th – 13th September 2015. Since its inception, the World Gourmet Festival has grown in prominence […]

Singapore (Singapore) – August 5, 2015 (travelindex) – The sixth annual Hotel Technology Conference (HotelTech) is returning to Marina Bay Sands, Singapore on 22nd Oct. Asia’s only dedicated platform for hotel CIOs, CTOs, Information Officers and E-commerce Directors, HotelTech will discuss how existing, emerging and disruptive technologies can support and help grow new revenue sources, […]

Singapore (Singapore) – August 5, 2015 (travelindex) – International conference powerhouse Questex Hospitality Group has announced the return of the Hotel Management Singapore Summit (HMS Summit). A one-stop strategic platform geared towards senior hoteliers, the second HMS Summit will be staged on October 22nd at the Marina Bay Sands Singapore. Well-rounded tactical discussions at the […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – August 17, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Emirates, a global connector of people, places and economies today announced its fourth daily A380 service between Dubai and Bangkok with the up-gauge of its current services from 1 December. The new two-class A380 service will operate daily as flight EK376 from Dubai to Bangkok and EK377 […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – August 6, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Ramada Plaza Bangkok Menam Riverside recently received the “2015 Certificate of Excellence” award from TripAdvisor. TripAdvisor is the world’s largest travel community site, enabling travelers to plan their holiday by offering advice from travelers who have experienced the properties and services first-hand. Winning the TripAdvisor Certificate of […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – August 26, 2015 (travelindex.com) – World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) confident Thailand continues to be an attractive tourist destination. Thailand Minister of Tourism expedites plans to boost tourism through a visit to China to publicize plans for peak tourist season. Compensation funds reassure that all victims will be compensated. Thai Tourism and Sports […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – August 26, 2015 (travelindex.com) – The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization) or TCEB today announced the latest move to reinforce the 2015 partnership programme under the Thailand’s MICE United II with the hosting of the “Thailand CONNECT The World: China MICE Commemorative Dinner 2015” to be held on 17 September […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – August 25, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Tourism and hospitality professionals in Bangkok received a boost today (26 August) with the news that the city has been shortlisted to host the Skal International World Congress in 2017. Skal Club Bangkok submitted a bid to host the popular annual event in the face of stiff […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – August 25, 2015 (travelindex.com) – The Royal Thai Government issued a Message of Confidence, informing Thai citizens and the international community that – With regards to the incident that occurred in the Ratchaprasong area on 17 August 2015, the details of which have been regularly announced by the Royal Thai Government pertaining […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – August 20, 2015 (travelindex.com) – Jatomi Fitness announced today that it’s Grand Opening event will take place on October 8th, 2015. Initially this date was set for the launch event of the second Jatomi Fitness club in Tesco Lotus Rama IV. Now, Jatomi will move the official celebration of the first opening […]