Asia Pacific Travel & Tourism

Arts Council Tokyo Announces FY 2016 Lineup of Traditional Culture Programs

2016-06-03 15:00 1355

TOKYO, June 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arts Council Tokyo under the wing of the Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture will hold a variety of programs, including a large-scale outdoor festival to promote traditional Japanese culture and performing arts, and a series of workshops/show...

World's First Official Great Wall Hero is Announced - Exploring the Historic Greatness of Beijing, China

2016-06-03 04:16 2900

BEIJING, June 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The unprecedented collaboration between Visit Beijing and MasterCard officially came to an end with both parties tossing in the press conference & closing ceremony of The Great Wall Hero in Gubei Water Townon June 1, 2016. The First Official Great Wall Her...

Strategy Analytics: Digitalized Indoor Coverage Benefits both Cellular Service Providers and Airport Operators

2016-06-02 21:07 2862

BOSTON, June 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- As mobile device use at airports escalates, digitalized indoor coverage solutions not only provide passengers mobile broadband connectivity, but also enable new services and new business models for cellular service providers and airport operators, concludes St...

Shangri-La's Hambantota Resort and Spa Opens Up a World of Wonder in Stunning Sri Lanka

2016-06-02 17:03 2496

BEIJING, June 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The 300-room beachfront Shangri-La's Hambantota Resort & Spa opened yesterday on a 145-acre former coconut plantation on the southern coastline ofSri Lanka. The President of Sri Lanka, His Excellency Mai...

Lanson Place Appoints Albert Hong as General Manager of Lanson Place Jinlin Tiandi Serviced Residences in Shanghai

2016-06-02 16:00 2594

HONG KONG, June 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Lanson Place Hospitality Management Limited is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr.Albert Hong as General Manager of Lanson Place Jinlin Tiandi Serviced Residences inShanghai. Mr. Albert Hong, Gen...

Marriott International Expands Portfolio in Thailand with Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach

2016-06-01 16:28 2127

PHUKET, Thailand, June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced the opening ofPhuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach under the company's iconic flags...

The Peninsula Boutique Unveils Brand New Website

2016-06-01 15:39 3400

HONG KONG, June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Peninsula Merchandising Limited is pleased to announce the launch of its newly revamped website at, which features an array of new functions that are more personalised, consumer-friendly, and offer a faster purchase process within thr...

Traveloka to Recruit Fresh Graduates from Southeast Asia's Top Universities

2016-06-01 13:00 3336

JAKARTA, Indonesia, June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Traveloka , Indonesia's fastest-growing tech company that provides online booking service for flights and hotels, is calling all fresh graduates from top universities acrossSoutheast Asia to be part of the company's Int...

Cachet Hotel Group Announces Strategic Partnership with Arjomand Group, Strengthening International Expansion

2016-06-01 09:00 2642

HONG KONG, May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Cachet Hotel Group  (CHG), a leading, international hospitality branding and management company, today announced thatArjomand Group has made a strategic investment into CHG's enterprise. ...

A Little Wi-Fi Magic Makes Happy Guests

2016-06-01 08:00 1773

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- For frequent travellers it can be frustrating how bad the Wi-Fi in 90% of hotels still is. Even the newest and most luxury hotels often fail to deliver on what is effectively an essential service. In many cases free Wi-Fi means that the hotel know...

Boeing 737 NG Aircraft Fitted With AerSafe™ Exempted From Pending Airworthiness Directive

2016-06-01 04:12 1588

CORAL GABLES, Fla., June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AerSale ®, a global supplier of aircraft, engine, and OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) used serviceable material, reports that Boeing 737 NG series aircraft equipped with its productAerSafe™

K-pop Super Concert to Be Held in June for Visit Year 2016 Suwon Hwaseong

2016-05-31 19:38 2483

SUWON, South Korea, May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A massive K-pop concert will be held in Suwon, south ofSeoul, next month to mark the 2016 Visit Suwon Hwaseong Year, event organizers said Monday. K-pop Super Concert to be held in June for Vis...

Hilton Worldwide Opens Its First Hotel in Yantai, Shandong Province

2016-05-31 14:07 2052

YANTAI, China and MCLEAN, Va., May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Hilton Worldwide  (NYSE: HLT) and Hilton Hotels & Resorts today announced the opening of Hilton Yantai Golden Coast

Princess Cruises Unveils New Club Class Mini-Suite Stateroom Category

2016-05-31 10:57 2345

SHANGHAI, May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Princess Cruises' guests can choose a new premium stateroom category featuring VIP amenities and exclusive dining with the...

HOTELEX Shanghai 2017 officially kicks off booth sales

2016-05-31 10:00 2747

SHANGHAI, May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The influence of 2016 HOTELEX Shanghai l ingers on. The 26th Shanghai International Hospitality Equipment & Supply Expo (HOTELEX Shanghai) officially kicked off booth sales on May 18. 2017 HOTELEX Shanghai will be held from March 28 to 31, 2017, at the Shangh...

Siam Piwat Introduces Revolutionary Retail Concept to Thailand with Opening of New 'Siam Discovery' as the 'Biggest Arena of Lifestyle Experiments'

2016-05-30 23:58 1943

BANGKOK, May 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Siam Piwat Co., Ltd., the owner and operator of prestige retail developments such asSiam Paragon and Siam Center, opened the doors of its newSiam Discovery retail destination with much fanfare to a crowd of 5,000 people onMay 28, 2016. Photo - http://photos....

Huashang Taolue Advertising Campaigns Put Destination China on the Global Stage

2016-05-30 20:31 1013

NEW YORK, May 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Many of China's biggest tourist attractions and tourism services have boosted their reputations thanks to marketing campaigns by advertising agency Huashang Taolue. Asia Pacific Travel & Tourism

Hong Kong Airlines Launches New Daily Direct Flight Service to Osaka Kansai

2016-05-30 19:33 2098

HONG KONG, May 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Commencing on 15 July 2016, Hong Kong Airlines, an internationally-acclaimed full-service airline, will launch daily service betweenHong Kong and Kansai Airport in Osaka, Japan. This new destination will further strengthen the airline's network inAsia-Pacif...

4 Northern Chiba Pref. Cities near Narita Airport Certified as "Japan Heritage" Sites

2016-05-30 13:00 1519

CHIBA, Japan, May 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A story about four cities in northern Chiba Prefecture, near Narita Airport, has been recognized as the first "Japan Heritage" in the prefecture. The Japan Heritage title is the certification of stories about the country's cultural and traditional heritag...

Vivid Sydney's Glow Takes Over the City

2016-05-27 16:07 1057

SYDNEY, May 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Image gallery of Vivid Sydney available here Broadcast quality footage available here Sydney, Australia is awash with colour this evening as more than...