Author Archives: Tuhin Sarkar

Golf Tourism: U.K. golfers put travel plans on hold for 2021

Nearly a half of UK golfers looking to book a golfing holiday in 2021 are yet to decide on their final travel plans, according to new figures released by the UK’s largest golf resort operator. A golf-travel survey of more …

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Costa Navarino won prestigious award for its Navarino Hills project

A flagbearer for new golf developments worldwide, Costa Navarino – the prime, sustainable destination in the Mediterranean – has received the coveted honour of the ‘World’s Best New Golf Development’ for its Navarino Hills project at the 2020 World Golf …

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Seoul Convention Bureau organized a HUB SEOUL for the 59th ICCA Congress 2020

Seoul Convention Bureau organized a HUB SEOUL in participation for the 59th ICCA Congress 2020 which will be in hybrid format for the first time in the ICCA history. Considering the current travelling situation, ICCA take on a hub-and-spoke system, …

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Caravanning Queensland has approved under Queensland Health COVID Safe Plan

One of the Brisbane Showgrounds’ longest-running events will return to the venue today under an approved Queensland Health COVID Safe Plan.   Caravanning Queensland has called the Showgrounds home for more than four decades, holding two highly anticipated events each year.  …

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London Travel Week Virtual will maximise the online experience of all WTM Virtual delegates

Kicking off today, London Travel Week Virtual will maximise the online experience of all WTM Virtual delegates over the next seven days. Taking place between 30th October and 5th November 2020, the event will hold a diverse array of webinars …

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IFEMA and ITH renew their collaboration for the next edition of FITUR

IFEMA and the Instituto Tecnológico Hotelero, ITH, continue strengthening connections to create areas of innovation, technology and knowledge for the tourism sector within the framework of the next International Tourism Fair, FITUR, to be held from the 19 to 23 …

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Vallair delivers the world’s first Airbus A321 freighter converted aircraft

Vallair, the mature aircraft asset specialist, has delivered its pioneering Airbus A321 P2F (passenger to freighter) conversion to launch operator Qantas. The aircraft, MSN 835, was converted by EFW in at ST Engineering’s facility in Singapore and will be the …

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PCMA’s Convening Asia Pacific will start from Nov 10

Digital attendees of PCMA’s Convening Asia Pacific: The Global Recovery Forum will have the chance to partake in six interactive deep dive sessions with key industry leaders via the ‘Conversations with the Experts’ sessions on Tuesday 10 November. These conversations …

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ITB Berlin 2021 will go entirely virtual

ITB Berlin 2021 entirely virtual event, from 9 to 12 March the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show will provide the industry with  an online platform for networking, business and content. Next year the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show will take …

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WTM Virtual announced the launch of tailored marketing events

WTM Virtual announce the launch of two tailored marketing events that are going to take place during London Travel Week and WTM Virtual. Aimed at senior travel marketing professionals, the events will focus on developing a new way of marketing …

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Princess Cruises announces extension of pause of operations in Australia through end of May 2021

Princess Cruises is extending its pause in operations for cruises departing from Australia and New Zealand through May 31, 2021. The guests will receive a refundable Future Cruise Credit (FCC) equivalent to 100% of the cruise fare paid plus an …

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Banyan Tree opens a new resort in Thailand’s Krabi

Banyan Tree Krabi, a 72-key luxury resort nestled on a verdant hillside with spectacular vistas of limestone cliffs rising from the sea, opened its doors on October 24 at little-known Tubkaek Beach, a 45-minute drive from Krabi International Airport. Launched …

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Tourism in Northern Ireland earned £1bn in last year

Tourism in Northern Ireland earned more than £1bn in a year for the first time in 2019, the latest official figures suggest. However, the industry has since suffered a huge downturn due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The Stormont Executive had …

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Uzakrota Summit 2020 will take place online this December

Uzakrota Summit 2020 will take place online on 1-2-3 December this year under the main sponsorship of Tourism Malaysia and corporate sponsorship of Egencia, Corendon Airlines, Turkish Airlines Corporate Club, obilet.com and Princess Cruise. Online travel agencies, airlines, hotels, tour …

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Noesis Capital Advisors and Ngage Hospitality hosting discussion on hospitality industry performance

In continuation of the virtual series, Noesis Capital Advisors and Ngage Hospitality are set to host “E Panel discussion on Hospitality Industry Performance Q3 2020- The Resurgence of Top Destinations in India”. The event will be dedicated to providing insight …

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ITB Asia successfully concluded its virtual event

ITB Asia successfully concluded today rounding off the first virtual event in its 13-year history. The highly-anticipated trade show was hosted virtually on the newly established online platform, ITB Community in Asia (ITB Community). Over three days, the virtual event …

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Hyatt appointed Herman Kemp as general manager of Hyatt Regency Phnom Penh

Hyatt has appointed renowned hospitality professional Herman Kemp as general manager of Hyatt Regency Phnom Penh, the largest internationally branded hotel in the heart of Cambodia’s capital. A Dutch national with extensive experience in Southeast Asia, Kemp will oversee the …

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Roseate Hotels & Resorts takes initiative to support hospitality industry & tourism in India

The current pandemic situation might well be the testing times for hospitality & tourism industry where this unprecedented challenge has resulted in temporary closure of many hospitality and travel businesses and significantly decreased their deman. Tourism all over the nation …

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International Cruise Summit 2020 celebrating its 10th edition

Madrid will once again host the International Cruise Summit, organised by Cruises News Media Group, which in its tenth edition, will bring together senior international professionals of the cruise industry to discuss this very significant tourism sector.  This prestigious event …

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WTM Virtual is going to hold on demand virtual sessions

WTM Virtual is offering a series of pre-recorded On Demand Virtual Sessions so visitors can keep up-to-date with the latest trends and developments at a time that is convenient to them, without having to wait for scheduled sessions. As soon …

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