Singapore

  • SG Clean scheme launched by Singapore

    Published on : Wednesday, March 25, 2020

    In the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak, the Singapore Tourism Board has rolled out the SG Clean quality mark to the tourism and lifestyle sectors.     Those along the popular Orchard Road shopping belt are among the first to …

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  • Singapore to close borders but refrain from lockdown

    Published on : Monday, March 23, 2020

    Singapore recently decided to close borders to short-term visitors and some foreign workers starting today, March 23rd 2020. The decision comes in light of the coronavirus pandemic after Singapore reported the first two deaths in the country due to coronavirus. …

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  • Singapore advised to put off all non-essential travels with immediate effect

    Published on : Monday, March 16, 2020

    Singapore issued a recent travel advisory in regards to Singaporeans urging them to curb all non-essential travel plans immediately. The advice has been given in response to mitigate the growth and risk of the COVID-19 coronavirus. Border restrictions in Southeast …

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  • Singapore is preparing for a harder hit to tourism than initially expected

    Published on : Friday, March 13, 2020

    Singapore is preparing for a harder hit to tourism than initially expected as a result of corona virus outbreak that has spread to more than 100 countries, impacting global travel plans, said the Minister for Communications and Information S Iswaran. …

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  • Travellers with symptoms to undergo on-spot COVID-19 test in Singapore

    Published on : Friday, March 6, 2020

    It is now official that travellers entering Singapore with symptoms such as fever or any kind of respiratory disease will undergo a swab test on-spot. Travellers entering the country with signs showing even mild symptoms that can be associated with …

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  • Singapore to restrict visitors from South Korea, North Italy and Iran

    Published on : Wednesday, March 4, 2020

    In light of the deadly coronavirus outbreak, Singapore has expanded their entry restrictions further to prevent the entry of visitors who have travelled to South Korea, Iran or North Italy in the past 14 days. The fight against coronavirus has …

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  • Singapore Tourism Board launches support measures for assisting the tourism industry

    Published on : Thursday, February 27, 2020

    Singapore Tourism Board and leading trade associations have launched a number of support measures for the tourism industry for easing the economic impact of the corona virus outbreak.   The latest initiatives are led by Singapore Tourism Board (STB), SkillsFuture …

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  • Singapore to support tourism industry with cash funding

    Published on : Wednesday, February 26, 2020

    Singapore Tourism Board in association with leading trade organizations has decided to launch a support measures system for the tourism industry. This initiative has been undertaken to alleviate the adverse economic impact of the Covid-19 coronavirus on the tourism industry. …

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  • Singapore tourism declines slightly by coronavirus outbreak

    Published on : Thursday, February 20, 2020

    Singapore has also been affected by the outbreak of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 among a host of other nations, as the country’s Health Ministry announced on Monday that there were 77 confirmed cases of the virus and 24 people …

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  • Singapore to aid tourism sector with financial assistance for fighting corona virus challenges

    Published on : Tuesday, February 4, 2020

    Singapore hotels with suspected and confirmed cases of Corona virus infections will be getting financial assistance for their environmental cleaning and disinfection costs, while hotels, travel agents and guides will have their licensing fees waived off this year, as part …

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  • Dubai, Thailand and Singapore are popular among Indian tourists flying abroad

    Published on : Thursday, January 23, 2020

    Nearby foreign destinations like Dubai, Thailand and Singapore are popular among Indian tourists flying abroad, but far-off places like Canada, US, Australia and Turkey also witnessed strong growth in 2019, as per a report from the Centre for Asia Pacific …

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  • Oil leak leads to diversion of IndiGo flight to Singapore

    Published on : Thursday, January 2, 2020

    An IndiGo plane flying from Mumbai to Singapore was diverted to Nagpur due to a suspected oil leak on Wednesday, the airline said. The no-frills carrier said it has sent the plane for inspection.   Due to a suspected oil …

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  • Brazil cleans beaches before its tourism season starts

    Published on : Thursday, November 14, 2019

    Months after thick oil began turning idyllic beaches in Brazil into “black carpets”, workers and volunteers wearing rubber gloves race against time to scrape off the remaining fragments ahead of the country’s peak tourism season.     Paiva, Itapuama and …

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  • Singapore remains the top destination for Indian travelers

    Published on : Thursday, November 14, 2019

    A recent study by Orbis Research has found that India has become one of the fastest-growing outbound travel markets in the world. In 2017, international travel from India hit 23 million, which is still a long way from the 130 …

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  • Singapore hotels to use facial recognition feature for guests

    Published on : Thursday, November 7, 2019

    Singapore hotels are trialling the use of facial recognition technology at their facilities to speed up guests’ check-in time and improve worker productivity. The initiative is linked up with the city state’s immigration authorities.     The new system was …

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  • Accor expanding its portfolio in Singapore

    Published on : Monday, November 4, 2019

    Accor is expanding its portfolio in Singapore.   As part of its expansion plans, French hotel giant Accor has signed a franchise deal with a Singapore company Global Premium Hotels as per which the latter will open 15 new franchise …

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  • Tourism spend has come down in Singapore

    Published on : Thursday, October 31, 2019

    Tourism spend has dropped by 3 per in the first half of 2019 in Singapore despite an increase in the number of tourist arrivals. This is the latest revelation by the Singapore Tourism Board.     The Board says that …

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  • Xperium is part of nine firms picked for tourism solutions for Singapore

    Published on : Thursday, October 24, 2019

    Xperium, CRM and guest engagement suite by RepUp, make its way to the first group of Singapore Tourism Accelerator announced at ITB Asia 2019. The accelerator will see nine companies spend the next six months refining and test-bedding innovative solutions …

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  • Anantara announces Malaysia debut with the opening of a luxury resort in Desaru Coast

    Published on : Wednesday, October 9, 2019

    Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas is entering the Malaysian luxury hospitality sector with the debut of the Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas property, scheduled to open on 1 December 2019.       Desaru Coast, Malaysia’s rising-star luxury resort …

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  • Japan and Singapore passport named as most powerful in the world

    Published on : Tuesday, October 1, 2019

    Singapore and Japan took the top spot in the world’s strongest passport ranking, both offering access to 190 destination without the need of a visa in advance.       Based on the data from the International Air Transport Association …

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