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Jayson Heron-Smith takes on dual role at The Langham Hospitality Group

Langham Hotels and Resorts has appointed Jayson Heron-Smith to wear the dual roles of director of sales & marketing, The Langham, Sydney and director...

Profiling the traveller of the post-pandemic future

More than ever, people are desperate for a cabin fever remedy, and once they are out on a trip, they intend to stay out longer, meet new people, experience new destinations, and support communities they visit. By Karen Yue

Groundhog Day: Omicron brings back recovery woes

...living with Covid should not be an endless chain of disruption, confusion, complexity and hopelessness, as some of the Omicron measures taken by anxious governments have made people feel

Luxury travel in the post-pandemic world

While quarantine and ongoing restrictions dictated that travel looked very different in 2021, wanderlust is at an all-time high. A recent survey of our...

Google poses ongoing threat to OTAs: GlobalData

The pandemic's impact on OTAs has amplified their existing concerns around the growing presence of Google in the market, and how the tech giant’s...

Lufthansa Group ramps up APAC operations, banks on organisational transformation in march to recovery

Despite Asia-Pacific’s cautious approach to travel and tourism resumption relative to Europe and the US, Lufthansa Group continues to regard the region as an...

Alma names new resort manager

Alma Resort in Vietnam has promoted Vu Thi Huong Giang as resort manager. Born and bred in nearby Nha Trang, Giang graduated from Nha Trang...

Sabre SafePoint adds travel restriction tracking capability

Sabre Corporation has expanded SafePoint, its travel risk management product, to include global travel restriction tracking. The solution is not limited to a singular event,...

G Adventures unveils forecast of top 10 travel trends

G Adventures has released its predictions of the top 10 travel trends for 2022, which looks to be a more purposeful and intentional travel...

Country Inn refreshes brand identity, plots expansion

Country Inn Hotels & Resorts plans to expand its footprint in more than 12 other locations this year, with the aim of increasing its...