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11th May 2017
AVANI Hotels & Resorts set to launch in New Zealand

AVANI Hotels & Resorts set to launch in New Zealand

In a deal worth over NZD 11 million, the Metro Suites business currently operates in the luxury 40-storey tower and will be transformed through a major room refurbishment programme. Upon...

11th May 2017
Priority Pass offers its members new dining options at Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport

Priority Pass offers its members new dining options at Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport

Through a new partnership with airport dining experts Airport Retail Enterprises (ARE), Priority Pass now provides additional choice for its Members at seven restaurants and bars throughout the airport’s three...

11th May 2017
Global Tourism Economy Forum hosts roadshow luncheon in Shanghai

Global Tourism Economy Forum hosts roadshow luncheon in Shanghai

Roadshow Luncheon in Shanghai will be promoting tourism cooperation opportunities under China’s “16+1” economic framework with Central and Eastern European countries. …read more From:: TravelAsia Share the post "Global Tourism...

11th May 2017
Dusit International set to open hotel on Vietnam’s emerging island destination Phu Quoc

Dusit International set to open hotel on Vietnam’s emerging island destination Phu Quoc

Elegantly and stylishly designed, the rooms will range from 32 sq m Deluxe rooms to 56 sq m Grand Suites, all providing sea views, while facilities will include an all-day-dining...

11th May 2017
Air China announces direct Melbourne - Shenzhen service

Air China announces direct Melbourne - Shenzhen service

The new direct route will be operated by Airbus A330-200 aircraft with 30 lie-flat bed business class seats and 207 economy class seats with a generous seat pitch of 32″....

11th May 2017
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The Power of Automation — Skift Corporate Travel Innovation Report

By Andrew Sheivachman, Skift Automation is expected to surge across corporate travel in the future. Automated ticketing machines used by Alaska Airlines. Alaska Airlines Skift Take: Automation is already a...

11th May 2017
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Automation Is Poised to Further Disrupt Business Travel

By Caroline Bremner, Euromonitor International Lola’s message-based travel booking app combines chat with artificial intelligence and service from travel agents. A new Euromonitor International report says more automation is coming...

11th May 2017
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Ctrip Says a Regulatory Mandate Didn’t Get in the Way of Growth

By Sean O’Neill, Skift Ctrip founders James Liang, Min Fan, Ji Qi and Neil Shen at Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai for a company event. The first quarter earnings showed a...

11th May 2017
Latest tech-driven era in travel needs a new type of rock star leader

Latest tech-driven era in travel needs a new type of rock star leader

By Alex Bainbridge I have been in online travel (and offline, before that) long enough to experience a number of distinct eras. The first travel startup that I founded, in...

11th May 2017
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Laptop Ban Disparity Has UN Agency Seeking Global Guidelines

By Allison Lampert and Tim Hepher, Reuters The US government deemed it unsafe to let travelers fly with large electronic devices from eight middle eastern and north African countries, but...