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This year, Cathay Dragon will operate four daily flights between Kuala Lumpur and Hong Kong commencing in early 2017, further strengthening the airline’s regional network. On 1 March 2017, Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) will welcome the first Cathay Dragon flight from Hong Kong. Kuala Lumpur will become...

KUALA LUMPUR, 4 February 2017 ­– In conjunction with World Cancer Day 2017, the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre) is honoured to announce that it will be the venue of choice for the Union for International Cancer Control’s (UICC) World Cancer Congress 2018. Themed “Strengthen. Inspire. Deliver” and hosted by...

The Darling, Sydney’s most luxurious boutique hotel located in Darling Harbour has been recognised in three categories of TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Awards 2017 including: Top 25 Hotels – Australia; Top 25 Hotels for Romance – Australia; and Top 25 Luxury Hotels – Australia. The award, based on the reviews and...

Formula 1 star Jenson Button enjoyed racing through the skies this week after piloting a British Airways A380 flight simulator at London’s Heathrow Airport. The former World Champion – who recently announced his retirement from the track – spent 90 minutes perfecting take-off, cruise and landing of the world’s largest...

Singapore, 2 February 2017 – Pan Pacific Hotels Group (PPHG) is delighted to announce that eight of its Pan Pacific and PARKROYAL properties have been ranked among the top hotels in Singapore, Malaysia, Canada and the Philippines at this year’s TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Hotels awards, reflecting the recognition...

FÉLICITÉ ISLAND, Seychelles – February 2, 2017 – With the new year well underway, Six Senses Zil Pasyon is delighted to announce the first visiting expert at the recently opened resort in Seychelles. With her irresistible smile, Angèle Maeght Ferreux is a chef of the moment in Paris and will be on the Island of...

Guests at InterContinental Bali Resort have made a significant contribution to the lives of some of Bali’s disadvantaged children by joining the Resort’s annual fundraising campaign to support Panti Salam Children’s Home Foundation. Every year, the Resort raises funds to purchase everyday necessities for the children,...

Everyone can be a millionaire on Friday nights at Finns! What better way to start the weekend than with an opportunity to double your money every Friday evening from 7pm.     That’s right! It’s definitely TGIFriday now you can get the party started early at the end of your working week at Finns. Kicking off on February...

  SINGAPORE, January 24, 2017 – TripAdvisor®, the travel planning and booking site, today announced the Asian winners of its 2017 Travellers’ Choice™ awards for Hotels. The Danna Langkawi, Malaysia is ranked as the top hotel in Malaysia, followed by The Datai Langkawi and Casa del Mar, Langkawi. At a regional level,...

KUALA LUMPUR, 26 JANUARY 2017 – Whether you’re chasing the American Dream in Hollywood or discovering the history of Downtown, Los Angeles has it all, and with La La Land hitting cinemas, it’s never been a better time to discover the city of angels. Check out British Airways’ neighbourhood guide for things to do,...

The debut of Fairmont Chengdu marks the 200th property for AccorHotels in Greater China as part of the group’s rapid luxury brand expansion. As Fairmont Hotels & Resorts’ first property in Western China, Fairmont Chengdu is a landmark hotel in the capital city of Sichuan province, known for its rich history and...

SHIZUOKA, January 2016 – The AGORA Hotel Alliance hotel, IMAISO (Address: 127 Mitaka, Kawazu-cho, Kamo-gun, Shizuoka – General Manager: Keisuke Nishio, Rooms: 45) is accepting reservations for a new Spring accommodation plan “Kawazu Sakura Viewing with Special Lunch Box Plan”, through March 31st, 2017.     “Kawazu...

  At SANRIO HELLO KITTY TOWN, families and young children can experience Friendship Land with its playground, enjoy tea cup rides and have photo opportunities with Hello Kitty and friends. Children can also have an unforgettable birthday celebration in the Apple or Strawberry themed party rooms.     The first SANRIO...

Thomas & Friends has been making tracks to great destinations for over 65 years, and now #1 blue engine and his friends are in Puteri Harbour, Nusajaya! Thomas Town, Puteri Harbour, Nusajaya is a family centric indoor themed attraction, offering fun-filled rides and engaging activities that get you up close and...

  KUALA LUMPUR – 25 January 2017 – According to the Future of Outbound Travel in Asia Pacific 2016 to 2021 report by Mastercard, outbound travelers from Emerging Asia Pacific (China, India, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Myanmar and Sri Lanka) currently outnumber those from Developed...

24th January 2017 – Belmond reveals its 2017 ‘The List’, a month-by-month travel guide of the new ‘must do’ guest experiences for the year ahead. helps guests plan their next adventure and navigate through the many inspirational and exclusive Belmond experiences on offer across the group.   Travellers can start their...

Los Angeles January 23rd, 2017 – Luxury hotel operator Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, now part of the AccorHotels Group, and Next Century Associates today announced the signing of definitive agreements for the revitalization and management of the historic Century Plaza Hotel, located in the heart of Century City in Los...

Serena Williams, arguably the greatest tennis player of all time, is AccorHotels’ Official Ambassador for the Australian Open for the second year in a row.  As part of a multi-million dollar sponsorship that includes billboard signage, digital and print advertisements across Australia, AccorHotels is complementing the...

AirAsia Berhad (“AirAsia” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce the operating statistics for the 4th Quarter 2016 (“4Q16”) and the full financial year ended 31 December 2016 (“FY2016”) In 4Q16, the Group posted load factor of 85%, up 2 percentage points (“ppts”) from the same period last year. The total number of...

Hong Kong, 25 January 2017 – Located in the heart of the city, Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong offers a myriad of celebratory settings for special occasions, fantastic dining choices on Valentine’s Day and indulgent spa treatments.   Romantic Dining on February 14 Begin the evening by raising a toast to romance with an...

KUALA LUMPUR, 25 January 2017 – It is a lesser known fact that Asian families are increasingly looking to travel over Lunar New Year (LNY) than in previous years. While LNY was once exclusively celebrated by staying at home with family, it’s interesting that Asian travellers are becoming increasingly passionate and...

In an exciting family motorbike road trip journey that spanned across sixteen days and 6,011km, expert biker and enthusiast Rusli Osman together with his wife Yong Suzi and his daughter Yong Sofea traversed 6 Indochina borders and happily returned to share their experience as well as some tips on how to make a similar...

24th January 2017 – Following the successful collaboration with Italian premium chocolatier Venchi in 2016, Feast (Food by EAST), the big bustling café at EAST, Hong Kong, is teaming up with Venchi once again this year to spice up the night and specially create a memorable Valentine’s Day dining experience.   Feast...

Kuala Lumpur, 24 January 2017 – To help globetrotters kick off their 2017 travel plans, Emirates is launching special offers for trips to Dubai. For a limited time, each ticket purchased on emirates.com will include a complimentary 2-night stay in central Dubai. Flight bookings have to be made between 24th January to...

20th January 2017- For couples that have set their heart on a destination wedding in Bali, the stylish Alila Seminyak is a must to include on your wedding venue list. Set right on the beachfront overlooking the azure Indian Ocean, with views of the best sunsets in Seminyak, the resort offers a stunning marriage of...