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Apr 03, 2019

VIENTIANE, LAO PDR – On March 22, 2019, officials from the Governments of Laos and the United States celebrated the successful completion of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) LUNA II project at a ceremony at the Lao Plaza Hotel in Vientiane. The event, co-chaired by Minister of Industry and...

Apr 03, 2019

In a bid to attract more tourists and reduce waiting times at border checkpoints, Laos’ ministry of foreign affairs has announced the introduction of an e-visa service to start this June, enabling foreign visitors to more conveniently apply for entry visas online.

Mar 29, 2019

Hong Kong, 29 March 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Shougang Group and Shangri-La Group today announced the cooperation on a new hotel project at Shougang Park in Beijing. This is a strategic venture between two established and highly regarded companies to develop an international luxury hotel at the Shougang industrial...

Mar 29, 2019

The collaboration should provide an enhanced experience for Japanese travelers to Hawaii

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE:HGV) and Japan Airlines (JAL) today announced a comprehensive plan to develop new programs and services that capitalize on HGV’s vacation ownership and JAL’s...

Mar 29, 2019

Competing against five other talented chefs from around the world, Chef Jonathan Pasion from Andaz Maui Wailea Resort emerged champion in the second global edition of Hyatt’s cooking competition

Mar 28, 2019

2019.03.29 - TAIPEI --( ASIA TODAY )-- South Taipei is layered with enriching culture and history. During Japanese Occupation Period, the Office of Taiwan Governor-General chose this area as pilot site for modern urban development and national education. Located in South Taipei, General Association of Chinese...

Mar 28, 2019

Changi Airport Singapore achieved great success at the 2019 World Airport Awards, being voted by air travellers as the World’s Best Airport for the seventh consecutive year. This is the 10th time in the 20 year history of the World Airport Awards that Changi Airport Singapore has been named the World’s Best Airport...

Mar 27, 2019

SINGAPORE, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A roadshow with the aim of promoting Hangzhou as the destination for conferences aimed at 'new economy' industries was held at Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel on March 20. The event is part of Hangzhou's latest efforts in further expanding its international presence in...

Mar 25, 2019

March 25, 2019 03:59 PM Hong Kong Time - TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Taiwan Philharmonic, also known as the National Symphony Orchestra in its native land, is scheduled to appear by invitation in Japan from late April through early May. The theme of this Japan tour, From Formosa, reflects the orchestra’s...

Mar 07, 2019

Explore Art Basel, the city’s diverse art happenings and much more in Hong Kong Arts Month

Mar 07, 2019

GUANGZHOU, China, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The 125th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) has announced a joint offering to international buyers with Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines. The offer enables buyers around the world to share travel benefits, marking another step in organizers' efforts to...

Mar 06, 2019

Madrid, 5 March, 2019.- ARCOmadrid 2019, a fair organised by IFEMA, closed the doors of its 38th edition with a superb result. The brisk pace of sales manifested by the galleries confirms Spanish and international collectors' commitment to contemporary art. Add to that an increase of 8% -compared to last year- in...

Feb 28, 2019

TOKYO, Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuchu City is thrilled to host the events and provide rugby-related information for travelers who plan to visit Japan to watch the upcoming Rugby World Cup 2019™, which is scheduled to begin in September 2019.

Feb 27, 2019

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo, one of Japan’s most prestigious international hotels located in Shinjuku, Tokyo, will host a special “Spring Cherry Blossom (Sakura) Festival” with menu items specially prepared by our executive chefs in the image of the “Sakura” cherry blossoms and served at eight of...

Feb 25, 2019

SHANGHAI, China, Feb. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Now in its 24th year the largest boating and yachting event in Asia has grown to an impressive 55,000sqm in space and continues to be the most sought after event in the industry. The China (Shanghai) International Boat Show ("CIBS2019") co-organized by China...

Feb 25, 2019

An enabler to reinforce Thailand's MICE competitiveness on the global market

Feb 11, 2019

Celebrity Calls on Public to Support Local Entertainment Industry

11 February 2019 – Hong Kong superstar Leon Lai has once again accepted the invitation of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) to be the Ambassador for the annual Entertainment Expo (EE), which celebrates its 15th edition in 2019....

Feb 08, 2019

While some parts of the world have limited access to vaccines, patients in other regions are reluctant to use them, partly because of the anti-vaccine movement. Another area of huge concern is the toll that pollution and climate change take on health.

The World Health Organization (WHO) has identified 10 of...

Jan 31, 2019

Theme week begins January 27, with a 30-minute program airing from February 2-6

Winter is here. And for the Tohoku region in northern Japan, that means snow, and lots of it! Last year in Aomori, it snowed over six meters - more than 21 feet – making it one of the snowiest major cities on the planet.

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Jan 30, 2019

31 January 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Asia Pacific Incentives and Meetings Event (AIME), the leading meetings and conventions event in the region, has announced a series of partnerships with companies set to champion sustainability at the 2019 event.

Jan 27, 2019

(Hong Kong, 25 January 2019) Dorsett Wanchai, Hong Kong, the 4.5-star vibrant hotel under Dorsett Hospitality International, is gratified to announce the second winning of ‘Best Family Hotel in Hong Kong’ at the Hong Kong Business High Flyers Awards 2018 on 23 January, 2019.
On its 15th year, the Hong Kong...

Jan 24, 2019

ORLANDO, Fla., US (23 Jan 2019) --( ASIA TODAY )-- IAAPA, the global association for the attractions industry, revamped its brand identity with a new look and logos to demonstrate its readiness to support the global attractions industry well into the next 100 years.