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Bangkok Airways named Top 10 Airlines Worldwide 2017 by Smart Travel Asia

Jul 17, 2017

Great news for Thailand tourism, Bangkok Airways has been named Top 10 Airlines Worldwide 2017 by Smart Travel Asia – Best in Travels Poll 2017 as voted by millions of travellers from around the world.

In the Poll, travellers also voted the airline among Top 10 Airlines Cabin Service Worldwide as well as named its airport on Ko Samui in the Gulf of Thailand as among Top 10 Airports Worldwide.

Mr. Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, President of Bangkok Airways said, “On behalf of...more >>

News from the Global Meetings Industry

The new President of TCEB highlights 4 directions to enhance “MICE”

Jul 19, 2017

Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organisation) or TCEB, under the guidance of “Chiruit Isarangkun Na Ayuthaya”, the newest President, is ready to move forward to develop the organisation into the leading organisation for MICE that will improve the country’s economy with innovation to create prosperity and distribute income....more >>

TATs marketing plan 2018 to heighten Thailand as a preferred destination

Jul 18, 2017

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) recently held the annual TAT Action Plan for 2018 meeting, which covers both international and domestic tourism. TAT’s marketing plan 2018 has been designed to serve the purpose of generating revenue and increase visitor arrivals, promote new ideas and follow the development agenda of Thailand 4.0 using the Sufficiency Economy Philosophy, as well as Inclusive Tourism that maintains a balance between the economy, society and the environment. All the strategies are in line with the 12th National Economic and Social Development Plan and 2nd National Tourism Development Plan....more >>

Cirque du Soleil acquires entertainment phenomenon Blue Man Group

Jul 17, 2017

Global entertainment leader Cirque du Soleil today announced the acquisition of New-York-based Blue Man Productions, a global live entertainment company best known for the award-winning Blue Man Group show, performed in over 20 countries and seen by more than 35 million people worldwide since 1991. The acquisition of Blue Man Group considerably widens Cirque du Soleil’s audience pool, adding to their portfolio six resident productions established across the United States and Germany, as well as a North American and a World Tour. ...more >>

Meeting Experts Conference (MEXCON 2018) in Wiesbaden

Jul 17, 2017

The city of Wiesbaden in the Rhein-Main area is hosting the next Meeting Experts Conference (MEXCON), taking place from 20 to 21 June 2018 in the RheinMain CongressCenter (RMCC). After a three-year construction period the RMCC is set to be one of the most innovative conference centres in Germany when it opens in spring 2018. ...more >>

ICISE joins ICCA as first member from Vietnam

Jul 17, 2017

The ICCA Asia Pacific Chapter has reached a membership milestone with the International Center of Interdisciplinary Science and Education (ICISE) enrolled as a new ICCA member on 24 April, 2017. ...more >>

Nearly 30 Percent of Travel Managers Are Unsure How Long it Would Take To Locate Employees in...

Jul 17, 2017

Three in ten (29 percent) travel managers report they do not know how long it would take to locate affected employees in a crisis, according to a new study released today by the GBTA Foundation, the research and education arm of the Global Business Travel Association. ...more >>

13th ITE HCMC, Vietnam’s Premier Global Tourism, To Cement The Country’s Coveted Standing As Top...

Jul 13, 2017

With international inbound traveller numbers increasing almost 30% in the first five months of 2017, the theme for ITE HCMC 2017 – ‘Your Gateway to Tourism in Asia’ celebrates ASEAN’s 50th Anniversary and embrace ASEAN as a single and united tourism destination....more >>

20th edition of IGTM to reach record buyer numbers

Jul 13, 2017

International Golf Travel Market (IGTM) has revealed a notable increase in the number of first-time buyers to pre-register for the 20th edition of the world’s premier global event for the golf tourism industry....more >>

ITB Asia 2017 sees successful buyer programme partnerships following increased involvement of...

Jul 13, 2017

ITB Asia, “Asia’s Leading Travel Trade Show”, has seen successful buyer programme partnerships for 2017 following the increased involvement of exhibitors this year, with 90% of recommended buyers targeted to attend the event....more >>

Nakhon Phanom selected as venue for Mekong Tourism Forum 2018

Jul 09, 2017

Thailand’s Northeastern or Isan province of Nakhon Phanom has been chosen as the host venue for the Mekong Tourism Forum (MTF) 2018. The Ministry of Tourism and Sports proposed Nakhon Phanom as an ideal host venue for the event because the province’s eastern border is the Mekong River itself and this influences the culture of the region....more >>

PATA maintains leadership in sustainability practices - See more at:...

Jul 09, 2017

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) head office team worked with guidance from EarthCheck, a leading scientific benchmarking, certification and advisory group for the travel and tourism industry, in the collection and collation of relevant operational data on daily practices in order to be benchmarked against EarthCheck’s global sustainability standard....more >>

ITB Berlin launches marketing alliance with world’s largest Halal tourism trade show in Abu Dhabi

Jul 09, 2017

ITB Berlin has announced a marketing alliance with International Travel Week Abu Dhabi (ITW), securing its involvement in the United Arab Emirates. The event is the fastest-growing travel trade show in the Middle East. Following its debut in 2015 it is due to take place for the second time at the ADNEC Exhibition Centre. On 25 and 26 November 2017, the event will be open to both trade and public visitors. ITB Berlin’s involvement includes numerous marketing and promotional activities. ...more >>

MCI reflects on 10 years of championing sustainability with latest report

Jul 09, 2017

MCI, the world's largest professional conference organiser and provider of strategic engagement and activation solutions for the international meetings and events industry, reveals today its 2016 Sustainability Report: A Decade of Dedication. The eighth sustainability report launched to date, celebrates the company’s decade of commitment to sustainability and highlights the new paths to follow for addressing the UN Sustainable Development Goals....more >>

Chinese OTAs open up to new ways of distribution connectivity and integration

Jul 09, 2017

ChinaTravelNews, Ritesh Gupta - Airlines have been looking at ways to refine their technology set up to gain sufficient control over what they sell....more >>

American Express Global Business Travel acquires leading meetings and events specialist

Jul 09, 2017

American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) has today signed an agreement to acquire Banks Sadler, an international event management agency headquartered in London. The company will operate as part of American Express Meetings & Events, a division of GBT. When the transaction completes, expected in Q3, the company and its staff will formally become part of the GBT family....more >>

Guatemala Brings Third Annual LAMITE to a New Level with Immersive Culture, Networking, and Native...

Jul 02, 2017

The third annual Latin America Meeting & Incentive Travel Exchange (LAMITE) closed in the wee hours of Friday morning to music, dancing and new relationships made. ...more >>

Sarawak to grant up to RM10,000.00 to Business Events Ambassadors

Jul 02, 2017

Initiated by Sarawak Convention Bureau, Malaysia’s first bureau for the business events profession, the tenth instalment of ICSA has issued grants to over 40 business events ambassadors since 2008 to enable Sarawakians to attend conferences around the world, resulting in an influx of knowledge to the state as well as to their respective professions....more >>

Thailand showcases luxury travel experiences to leading agents from Asia

Jul 02, 2017

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is hosting 30 leading agents from Asia to a seven-day fam trip and trade meet exclusively designed to showcase unique Thai travel experiences in Bangkok, Ko Samui and Chiang Mai from 26 June to 2 July....more >>

Global leaders in the association meeting industry, PCMA and UIA, choose Thailand for their...

Jul 02, 2017

Confidence in Thailand’s status as a world-class events destination is at an all time-high, according to the Thailand Conventions and Exhibition Bureau. Thailand is chosen by two global leaders in association meeting industry to host two high profile international conference, the 2017 PCMA Global Professionals Conference and the UIA’s Associations Round Table Asia- Pacific 2017, in August and September respectively. ...more >>

New Research Suggests Efforts to Improve Employee Well-Being May Also Increase Travel Policy...

Jul 02, 2017

Many companies have both high traveler satisfaction and high program compliance, according to a new study released today by the GBTA Foundation, the research and education arm of the Global Business Travel Association. Additionally, 76 percent of Latin American-based travel managers and 74 percent of North American-based travel managers indicate traveler well-being has a lot of weight on their final decisions when considering specific components of their travel policy....more >>