Vietnamese island reopening to tourism

Vietnam plans to reopen the beach-fringed island of Phu Quoc to foreign tourists from next month, authorities said, as the country looks at ways to revive an economy suffering from extended lockdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic.The island, 10 km (6 miles) off the...

CBRE strengthens its Asia Pacific team

SINGAPORE, 10 September 2021: CBRE has announced two senior appointments at CBRE Hotels in the Asia Pacific. Steve Carroll joins as head of hotels & hospitality and David Ling as managing director, hotels & hospitality. Carroll, who will lead the firm’s Asia...

BWH CEO enters Hall of Fame

SINGAPORE, 10 September 2021: Best Western Hotels and Resorts president and CEO David Kong will be inducted into BTN Group’s Business Travel Hall of Fame later this year. The Business Travel Hall of Fame, established in 2011, honours distinguished business travel...

Emirates delivers airport innovations | .

DUBAI, 10 September 2021: What a difference a year makes. Over the summer travel months of July and August, Emirates handled nearly 1.2 million customers at its hub, compared to 402,000 customers during the same period in 2020, highlighting the safe and smooth...