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Despite the mobile phone separation anxiety, Malaysians found to be considerate and compassionate flight passengers.  KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, 6 March 2017 – Expedia.com.my® today released findings from the 2017 Expedia® Airplane Etiquette Study which was conducted globally to explore passengers’ attitude when...

The new ibis Bangkok IMPACT adds 587 rooms to the existing 380-room Novotel Bangkok IMPACT, offering an attractive alternative to local companies and government agencies, as well as international exhibitors and visitors, seeking to save on accommodation expenses and travel time to IMPACT Arena, Exhibition and...

Kuala Lumpur, 2 March 2017– Ocean Park Hong Kong announced the launch of its all-new dining festival, Chill Out @ The South title sponsored by Prudential Hong Kong Limited, this culinary fete is part of the Park’s ongoing 40th Anniversary celebrations. The festival will be held on 19 evenings, from 17 March to 17...

Bangkok ,1 March 2017 – Dusit Thani Public Company Limited, one of Thailand’s foremost hotel and property development companies, today announced it has signed an agreement with the Crown Property Bureau to continue leasing the plot of land at the intersection of Silom Road and Rama 4, and on which the Dusit Thani...

AMOY, the first and only hotel in Singapore to incorporate a museum that traces the footsteps of early immigrants from China, was also recognised in the second position in the Top Hotel category.

The Malaysian version of Black Friday returns with more massive discounts for shoppers, taking place around the country three times this year; the 1Malaysia Super Sale (1-31 March), 1Malaysia Mega Sale Carnival (15 June-31 August) and the 1Malaysia Year-End Sale (1 November-31 December).

PUTRAJAYA, 1  March 2017 – With the #MyCuisine sub-theme ending on 28 February 2017, the Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia (MOTAC) is currently organizing the #MyDestination sub-theme for Photo and Short Video Contest, in conjunction with the one-year #SayangMalaysia Campaign. Only by using both #MyDestination...

Kuala Lumpur, 1 March 2017 – OPPO Malaysia is pleased to announce that the OPPO R9s Plus is finally here in Malaysia. The long-awaited R9s Plus features OPPO’s powerful 16MP IMX398 rear camera from SONY and a f/1.7 super large aperture, together with a Dual PDAF feature. However, this time, the camera phone experts...

KUALA LUMPUR, FEB 2017 – Fly Qassim, with the cooperation of Nashwan Aviation (UAE), Nesma Airlines (Saudi Arabia) & Jalinan Pengurusan Dwi Vista Sdn Bhd (Malaysia) are pleased to announce their new and exclusive non-stop chartering flights to Jeddah and Madinah in Saudi Arabia from two international airports in...

On 1 March 2017, Cathay Dragon celebrated its inaugural flight to KL International Airport (KLIA) as Flight KA725, an Airbus A330-300 departed Hong Kong International Airport and touched down at Gate C2 of the Satellite Building of KLIA. With the arrival of flight KA725, Kuala Lumpur marks Cathay Dragon’s third...

Let Ross ; one of the craziest Star Wars fan who have watched all of the series for the 400th time takes you on an epic space journey from mimicking Chewbacca and Jabba The Hutt right down to the battle of Darth Vader versus Luke Skywalker to blowing up the Death Star and the revelation of Darth Vader’s true identity.

Airbnb has been a global platform since 2008, with Asia-Pacific the fastest growing region. An increased trend towards home sharing was a vital contributor to this explosive growth, where the number of listings in the region grew five times since 2012. Airbnb has welcomed more than 150 million total guests since...

If you are a lifestyle traveller who prefers modern midscale boutique hotels as opposed to the conventional type, then consider staying at the newly-launched four-star Mercure Kuala Lumpur Shaw Parade when being in the city.

This carnival-themed travel fair showcased 650 booths featuring local small, medium and less established tourism players, alongside reputable hospitality, travel and tourism organisations, including Perak Tourism as the MITA Travel Fair 2017 Partner, Tourism Selangor, Tourism Terengganu, Sabah Tourism Board, Tourism...

Club Med releases Travel Fair Offers with up to 45% savings for summer and winter getaways from 9 to 19 March Take a romantic getaway to Club Med Kani with savings up to 45% on Overwater Suites New look for a new experience at Club Med Bintan Island, rejuvenate your body and soul with a wellness retreat in one of...

AirAsia, the world’s best low cost airline adds Bhubaneswar into its list of destinations in India with four weekly direct flights from Kuala Lumpur, which will commence operations on 26 April 2017, making this AirAsia’s 14th route into India.

Passengers travelling through Singapore’s Changi Airport can now utilise their unneeded foreign change, using the new TravelersBox kiosks located at the airport. TravelersBox is an innovative fin-tech company that helps travellers convert their leftover foreign currency, including bills and coins, into digital money...

SUBANG, 20 FEBRUARY 2017– Firefly Airlines today announced the launch of its very own exclusive e-commerce website, http://store.fireflyz.com.my/at its headquarters in Ara Damansara. The website will offer a personalised shopping experience and also will improve the availability as well as make it easier for customers...

 TOKYO, 21 February – Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo, one of Japan’s most prestigious international hotels located in Shinjuku, Tokyo, will host its annual spring art exhibition based upon the theme of “Mt. Fuji,” which was registered as a World Heritage Site in 2013. This year, various kimono artwork of renowned artist...

Shah Alam,  14 February 2017 – The much anticipated event that has drawn women by the thousands every year is back again with its 5th edition, which will be taking place since it first began in 2013. MWM has given the opportunity for women to grow from strength to strength, both emotionally and physically. The race has...

, the AccorHotels’ Asia Pacific Super Sale is back with 40% off at more than 560 participating hotels and resorts across Asia Pacific. With rates starting from as low as USD10 per room night, you can choose from Fairmont, Sofitel, MGallery by Sofitel, Pullman, Swissôtel, Grand Mercure, The Sebel, Novotel, Mercure,...

'Project Shinkansen' exhibition is staged in conjunction with the opening of the tendering process on the high-speed rail connecting Malaysia and Singapore this year, with the intention to create awareness towards the exciting Japanese high speed rails, popularly known as bullet trains or shinkansen, including sharing...

The coastal city of Tawau will now be connected directly to Johor Bahru with the announcement of AirAsia’s four times weekly direct flights to commence on 28 April 2017.

This year’s show will see the return of the successful AIME Community Hub, decorated in the iconic purple and silver accents to highlight the anniversary. The Hub is the perfect place for visitors to get connected, recharge both themselves and their devices, gather information, and view live footage from around the...

Singapore, 14 February, 2017 – Singapore’s hottest and newest lifestyle hotel is now officially open, along with its in-vogue dining concept:Ginett Restaurant & Wine Bar. The highly anticipated restaurant aims to excite the taste buds of locals and hotel guests alike, by delivering genuine, trendy and convivial...