Travel and Tourism

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

2018 UL International Crown to Be Staged in Incheon October 4-7

26-Sep-2018 9:24 AM
2018 UL International Crown will be held October 4-7 at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea in Songdo, Incheon Metropolitan City. Incheon Metropolitan City is not sparing any effort to support the event as an Ambassador Partner. The most high

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Kansai International Airport Reopens after Typhoon Damage

23-Sep-2018 1:26 PM
New Online Video produced by KANSAI Tourism Bureau Welcomes Travelers Back after Airport's Rapid Recovery (Graphic: Business Wire) OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The KANSAI Tourism Bureau today released an online video ai

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Asia Pacific’s Leading Airports Perform Strongly on The OAG Megahubs International Index 2018

19-Sep-2018 10:53 AM
SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Six of Asia Pacific’s largest airports are amongst the Top 20 most connected airports worldwide according to OAG’s International Megahubs Index 2018, which ranks those airports with the highest ratio of

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Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Hosts The Traditional Beauty of Kyoto Supporting Geiko and Maiko Culture Exhibition

13-Sep-2018 9:54 AM
During the event, photos showing various scenes taken in each season from "Gokagai entertainment districts" of Kyoto will be on display. (Photo: Business Wire) TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo (KPH) Tokyo, one of

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DOCOMO to Provide Prepaid SIM Cards at Tokyo 2020 World Press Briefing

04-Sep-2018 5:28 PM
Japan Welcome SIM image (Photo: Business Wire)   TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NTT DOCOMO, INC. (DOCOMO) announced today that it will offer Japan Welcome SIMTM cards—prepaid SIM cards for overseas visitors to Japan—to all press and me

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Aveo Can Unlock 70% Upside by Addressing Its Unique Ownership Structure, According to Metrica

24-Aug-2018 12:14 PM
  Aveo is substantially undervalued because it has a foreign-listed corporate as its major shareholder, according to Metrica Partners Restructuring the relationship could attract more institutional investors and boost Aveo’s

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Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Offers Special Accommodation Package in Our Luxurious Premier Grand Club Floors for the LGBT Community

24-Aug-2018 12:06 PM
A special accommodation package in our luxurious "Premier Grand" club floors will be offered the LGBT community. (Photo: Business Wire) TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo (KPH), one of Japan’s most prestigious inte

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Gyeonggi Province of Korea Launches Beyond the Dream Global VLOG Contest

15-Aug-2018 8:53 AM
The Gyeonggi Provincial Government of South Korea is hosting a global social media campaign called Beyond the Dream VLOG Contest Four final-winning teams will win a 10 day trip to Gyeonggi Province. USD 10,000 travel expenses for airline

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Revolutionize Cross-Border Travel Experience: Weconex Launches “DeerTrip” App

13-Aug-2018 11:16 AM
The 6th Lingnan Pass Innovator Conference (Photo: Business Wire) GUANGZHOU, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 6th Lingnan Pass Innovator Conference was held on June 28th in Guangzhou. In line with the theme of “March towards the Electronic Payme

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Belmond Announces Review of Strategic Alternatives to Enhance Shareholder Value

09-Aug-2018 9:41 AM
  HAMILTON, Bermuda--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Belmond Ltd. (NYSE: BEL), owners, part-owners or managers of 46 luxury hotel, restaurant, train and river cruise properties, which operate in 24 countries, today announced that its Board of Dire

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Impossible Foods Launches in Macau, China’s Tourist Hotspot

30-Jul-2018 11:29 AM
Impossible Foods’ flagship product debuts in Macau at world-class Asian resort destination Galaxy Macau Impossible Foods’ flagship product is now available in Hong Kong and Macau, and the food tech startup will continue to expand throughout

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Forbes Travel Guide Announces New Leadership Structure to Support Expansion Plans to 100 Countries in 2019

25-Jul-2018 2:31 PM
Jerry Inzerillo appointed as Vice-Chairman to the Forbes Travel Guide Board of Directors and Filip Boyen joins company as Chief Executive Officer Filip Boyen, CEO of Forbes Travel Guide (Photo: Business Wire) ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--F

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HRH The Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Mohammed Bin Salman Names Renowned Tourism Impresario Gerard “Jerry” Inzerillo to Lead Transformative Heritage Tourism Initiative

25-Jul-2018 2:15 PM
Inzerillo to Be First-Ever CEO of the Diriyah Gate Development Authority, Encompassing Museums, Universities, Major "Edutainment" Facilities as well as Resorts, Restaurants, Wellness Centers and Luxury Retail Gerard "Jerry" Inzerillo, CEO

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OAG Partners with Plug and Play to Help Travel Startups Grow, Innovate and Disrupt

24-Jul-2018 11:23 AM
SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OAG, the leading provider of digital flight information, has partnered with Plug and Play, the world’s largest startup accelerator and innovation centre. The new partnership enables OAG to collaborate with disruptive s

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Virgin Voyages Prescribes ‘Vitamin Sea’ Experiences for All Sailors

24-Jul-2018 9:03 AM
Sir Richard Branson unveils nine new irresistible spaces and an ocean-inspired, well-being ethos that will deliver unique onboard experiences   The Scarlet Lady offers sailors both moments of detox and ‘retox,’ including Th

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ActPro to Install Pioneer Japan Made Automated Currency Exchange Machines at Approximately 350 Sightseeing Spots in Japan

06-Jul-2018 12:10 PM
Resolving an inconvenience of the money exchange location shortage within two years in Japan SMART EXCHANGE (Photo: Business Wire)   TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ActPro Co., Ltd installed approximately 350 units of SMART EXCH

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Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Renovates Universal Design Guests Rooms

04-Jul-2018 8:32 AM
-10 Rooms Renovated, and 3 Luxury Type Rooms Newly Opened in December   New Luxury Type Universal Design Room (47.0sqm) will be added to increase the flexibility of accommodation options for our guests. (Photo: Business Wire)

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Record Growth for Thailand Elite Residence Program

04-Jul-2018 8:16 AM
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Thailand’s bespoke residence-by-investment offering, the Thailand Elite Residence Program, is celebrating a year of record-breaking growth, as applicant numbers for the highly sought-after program continue to swe

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Qantas Airways and Hong Kong Airlines Achieve 5-Star Status in OAG’s On-time Performance Star Ratings

02-Jul-2018 11:09 AM
Key findings: Australia’s Qantas Airways (85.7% OTP) is the region’s largest airline to achieve five stars. Hong Kong Airlines (92.4% OTP) is one of five global airlines to earn a score above 90%. 25 of the 53 global airports to achiev

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TourRadar, #1 Online Travel Agency for Multi-Day Tours, Announces US$50M Series C Funding Round Led by TCV

27-Jun-2018 9:24 AM
Funding Enables TourRadar’s Global Expansion in $55 Billion Touring Industry VIENNA & TORONTO & BRISBANE, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TourRadar, the largest OTA in the multi-day touring market, announced today a US$50m Series C,