Hong Kong’s MICE Success

Report March 27, 2013
Hong Kong releases impressive MICE results and looks to boost this further with new initiatives in 2013

A Bumpy Road To Recovery

Japan - A Bumpy Road To Recovery
Report March 27, 2013
After the devastating earthquake, Japan is still facing certain challenges in trying to capture a slice of the growing outbound Chinese tourism market

China’s burgeoning private airplane market lures global dealers

Report March 26, 2013
Fueled by a growing army of wealth-flaunting Chinese, the market for private jets is taking flight.

Macau MICE market rises to new heights

Report March 25, 2013
The Macau MICE market is booming as new quality hotels, entertainment precincts and shopping plazas pop up in 2012.

IHG unveils China-branded luxury hotel, making inroad into local market

Report March 25, 2013
InterContinential Hotels Group is set to launch its Hualuxe Hotels and Resorts brand, an upscale line for the Chinese market, by the end of 2013.

Taiwan vies to make Keelung Port a major cruise hub

Report March 25, 2013
Taiwan is likely to scrap restrictions on foreign ships traveling across the Taiwan Strait later this year, in a bid to establish itself as a rising major cruise hub, according to an operator.

The Philippines relaxes visa process to attract more foreign tourists

Report March 25, 2013
In an ambitious effort to promote the Philippines as a tourist destination, the country’s Department of Tourism (DOT) is reforming its visa regulations.

Global hotel prices up

Report March 25, 2013
According to a report by Hotels.com, corporate travel and the MICE industry are driving up the global average of room rates.