Tuesday, 9th August 2022

Agents still wanted as Chinese get more involved in travel planning

Amid burgeoning information and greater opportunities to travel, Chinese travellers are wanting more personalised holidays while still valuing support from travel service providers, according...

S’pore Grand Prix holds longhaul markets spellbound

THE magic of the Formula 1 (F1) Singapore Grand Prix has cast a wide spell, drawing visitors even from recession-hit markets such as the...

RevPAR, occupancy dip for China hotels

CHINESE hotels suffered a year-on-year decline in occupancy and RevPAR during the first quarter of 2013, as arrivals fell on avian flu fears and...

Amadeus highlights six travel trends for 2022

As travel begins to resume, data from travel technology company Amadeus has shown substantial increases in searches for trips to once-in-a-lifetime destinations as people...

Global leisure and corporate bookings in Q1 outpace 2012

HOTELIERS worldwide welcomed a promising first quarter as leisure and corporate travel bookings grew over the previous year in general, according to data from...

GBTA notes double-digit surge in business travel since February

Business travel is surging forward, international travel is returning, and despite new challenges, industry recovery is entrenched, observes the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA)...

International travel searches on the rise, finds Expedia report

Travel search volumes globally continue its growth momentum, fuelled by vaccine rollouts and easing of international travel restrictions, according to Expedia Group Media Solutions'...

Asia’s cruise destinations grow to 306 in 2019: CLIA

Asia is seeing an increase in the number of cruise destinations this year, according to the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA)'s 2019 Asia Cruise...

Terror impact on travel to London saved by weak pound

London bookings for the period between July 1 and October 31 are 14 per cent ahead of where they were at the beginning of...

Chinese outbound tourist numbers skyrocket in 2013

CHINA has displayed extraordinary growth in outbound tourist as long predicted by tourism pundits. For full-year 2013, 97 million Chinese travelled overseas, according to the...

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