Ascott also announced today its target of 10,000 apartment units in Europe by 2020

The Ascott has welcomed the visit by Singapore’s president Tony Tan to its newly opened Citadines Suites Arc de Triomphe Paris, as part of its celebrations to mark the 50th anniversary of trade relations between Singapore and France.

Ascott also announced today its target of 10,000 apartme...

Finnair is strengthening ties with fellow oneworld alliance members Japan Airlines and Qantas

Finnair is strengthening ties with fellow oneworld alliance members Japan Airlines and Qantas with new codeshare services to Busan, South Korea and Perth, Australia.

Finnair passengers can now enjoy more convenient access to Busan with Japan Airlines daily service via Tokyo Narita. 

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Frasers Hospitality has won four highly coveted awards at the 2015 World Travel Awards

Frasers Hospitality has won four highly coveted awards at the 2015 World Travel Awards Middle East, retaining its title as Middle East’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand for the third consecutive year.

Fraser Suites Seef Bahrain, Fraser Suites Doha and Fraser Suites Dubai also won Leading ...

Thomas Cook India has unveiled a series of new online packages

The new ‘Simply & Just For You Series’ offers a series of packages including air travel, transfers, accommodation and sightseeing trips that leverage the company’s “bulk buying clout” to offer discounted packages.

“Technology is changing the dynamics of tr...

Indian corporations are seeking more automation in their business travel booking

Technology firm Concur recently commissioned the ‘CFO Innovation Asia’ study to learn more about the state of travel and expense processing within large Indian organisations. And the report uncovered a high degree of dissatisfaction regarding existing IT systems, as well as a desire for greate...

Rhaetian Railways (RhB) has introduced Indian food on Glacier Express in Switzerland.

Indian tourists travelling on this scenic train journey will enjoy authentic Indian cuisine like Chicken Tikka Masala, while vegetarian will be served with Veg Jalfrezi with Kashmiri Pulao and mixed green salad.

RhB took this decision as a key strategy to attract more Indian guests for whom food...

India is now the world’s 10th largest business travel market

In its first BTI Outlook for India, the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) revealed that India’s business travel sector has grown considerably in the last 15 years, propelling the country from 24th in the global rankings in 2000 to 10th in 2013.

And the GBTA expects that India will ...

Tourism Toronto recently hosted some of India’s leading companies to a cocktail evening and dinner.

The event was presided over by Mark Crawford, the tourism board’s director of international business development, who was participating in a sales mission to India for the first time. He took the opportunity to meet the Indian MICE market and provide them with information on Toronto’s pro...

TUI Group has confirmed it will migrate to a single brand

TUI Group has confirmed it will migrate to a single brand across all its markets, in effect signalling the end of Thomson and First Choice.

The companies have been mainstays of the UK holiday market for a generation.

In a call to analysts TUI Group chief executive Peter Long said the m...

Norwegian has announced further expansion in the UK

Norwegian has announced further expansion in the UK with three new routes set to launch from Edinburgh and Birmingham airports to the Canary Islands this winter.

In total, Norwegian is adding almost 100,000 seats between the destinations.

The three new flights earlier and will operate ...