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Oakwood turns residences into workspaces

As the remote working trend gains pace, Oakwood is now offering a day-use room package across 17 properties in Asia-Pacific. The Work from Oakwood package...

Luxury travellers ready to hit the road again: SLH survey

A segment of less risk-averse travellers are continuing to drive pent-up demand for luxury holidays this year, despite ongoing uncertainty over international travel restrictions,...

Indian outbound agents in dire straits as local infections soar

With over four million Covid-19 cases, India is now the second nation worst hit by the pandemic, rendering its residents among the least welcomed...

Qatar Airways equips 100 aircraft with GX Aviation

Qatar Airways has rolled out its Super Wi-Fi service across 100 aircraft, making it the airline with the largest number of aircraft in Asia...

India’s mid-market hotels projected to lead sector’s revival

An increased focus on domestic tourism is expected to drive the growth of the midscale segment in India's lodging industry, as the country further...

Millions of jobs at risk as Indian tour operators cry for help

India's tourism sector is in dire straits, and urgent relief from the government is needed to help tour operators survive the ongoing pandemic, urged...

Costa Cruises returns to sea

Italian cruise ship Costa Deliziosa is the latest liner to resume services, setting sail from the Adriatic port of Trieste on Sunday, more than...

Rumours fly about Thomas Cook’s imminent return

China’s Fosun Tourism Group, which bought the Thomas Cook's trademark following its collapse last year, is planning to relaunch the famous British brand as...

ITB India 2021 goes hybrid

The inaugural ITB India this April will take on a hybrid model, becoming one of the first exhibitions in India to do so. The physical...

Malaysia bans long-term pass holders from three countries

In a move to tighten border controls, Malaysia will ban long-term pass holders from India, Indonesia and the Philippines from entering the country starting...