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Agoda.com opens up fantastic hotel deals for the Great Singapore Sale

Agoda.com opens up fantastic hotel deals for the Great Singapore Sale

SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq:PCLN), has announced a variety of hotel deals in the leadup to the Great Singapore Sale, one of the island nation’s biggest yearly events. Celebrating … May 22, 2013
Seychelles at the Asian Dive Expo in Singapore

Seychelles at the Asian Dive Expo in Singapore

The Asian Dive Expo is the longest running dive show in Asia, and this year it celebrates its 19th edition. Since 2010 ADEX, Asian Divers and Scuba divers Australasia fall under one roof which is known as the underwater3some, and ever since this has been … April 24, 2013
Hosted Buyers Program registration for ITB Asia 2013 opens

Hosted Buyers Program registration for ITB Asia 2013 opens

SINGAPORE – Messe Berlin (Singapore), organizer of ITB Asia, “The Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market,” has announced that registration for this year’s Hosted Buyers program is open. Buyers who are keen to attend ITB Asia 2013 may submit their … March 20, 2013
Singapore welcomes refurbished meeting and event spaces

Singapore welcomes refurbished meeting and event spaces

SINGAPORE – Singapore experienced 46 percent growth in the number of conventions, conferences, and trade shows it hosted in 2011. This includes 78 new events during that calendar year. With the recent openings and renovations of hotels and meeting venues, … January 7, 2013
Agoda.com and Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer partner to offer KrisFlyer miles

Agoda.com and Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer partner to offer KrisFlyer miles

SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq: PCLN), is partnering with Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer to bring even greater rewards to its frequent flyer members when they book hotels with … December 12, 2012
Seychelles delegates see greater interests from the Asian market at ITB Asia 2012

Seychelles delegates see greater interests from the Asian market at ITB Asia 2012

The Seychelles delegates attending the 5th ITB Asia in Singapore has this year seen even greater interests in the destination and its services on offer from the Asian travel market who have been eager to know more about the islands and looking to forge … October 22, 2012
Seychelles islands thrilled with visit of Singapore’s Minister S. Iswaran at its ITB Asia 2012 stand

Seychelles islands thrilled with visit of Singapore’s Minister S. Iswaran at its ITB Asia 2012 stand

The Seychelles islands started its first day of ITB Asia 2012, the trade show for the Asian Travel Market, on a good note with a courtesy visit from the Singapore’s Minister of Home Affairs and Trade and Industry, Minister S. Iswaran during his official … October 21, 2012
Asia and Australasia’s travel elite triumph in Singapore

Asia and Australasia’s travel elite triumph in Singapore

SINGAPORE - The travel elite of Asia, Australasia, and the Indian Ocean have walked off with top honors at a World Travel Awards (WTA) ceremony hosted in Singapore on Thursday, October 18, 2012. Mandarin Oriental, Tourism New Zealand, Banyan Tree, … October 19, 2012
Asia Pacific to remain world’s fastest-growing travel region in 2013 worth USD357 billion according to PhoCusWright ITB Asia study

Asia Pacific to remain world’s fastest-growing travel region in 2013 worth USD357 billion according to PhoCusWright ITB Asia study

SINGAPORE – Asia Pacific is set to continue to lead as the world’s fastest-growing travel region next year, reaching US$357 billion, a 64% increase over 2009, according to a study released today at ITB Asia by industry research authority, PhoCusWright. … October 18, 2012
Seychelles enhances its partnerships with UK, Ireland and Singapore

Seychelles enhances its partnerships with UK, Ireland and Singapore

In the margins of the United Nations General Assembly, the Seychellois delegation has engaged in discussions with many of its strong bilateral partners. In a meeting between Seychelles' Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Jean-Paul Adam, and the new … October 2, 2012
Nominations announced for first travel Oscars in Singapore

Nominations announced for first travel Oscars in Singapore

LONDON, England - The most successful travel brands in Asia, Australasia, and the Indian Ocean are set to be acknowledged at a red-carpet ceremony hosted by World Travel Awards (WTA) in Singapore on October 18, 2012. Key categories to watch at WTA’s … October 2, 2012
ITB Asia adds four new conferences to highlight regional tourism trends

ITB Asia adds four new conferences to highlight regional tourism trends

SINGAPORE – Messe Berlin (Singapore), organizer of ITB Asia, “The Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market,” has announced another 4 new conferences to join the line-up for this year’s show. These include panel discussions on the boom in the luxury … September 27, 2012
agoda.com celebrates the Singapore F1 in style: from USD248 per night

agoda.com celebrates the Singapore F1 in style: from USD248 per night

SINGAPORE - Agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq: PCLN), today announced hard-to-find rooms in some of Singapore's most stylish hotels for the F1 race weekend. The Singapore F1 is one of … August 29, 2012
agoda.com celebrates National Day with luxury stays from SG210

agoda.com celebrates National Day with luxury stays from SG210

SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq: PCLN), today announced fantastic hotel specials in honor of National Day. National Day gives Singaporeans the chance not only to celebrate … July 25, 2012
ITB Asia 2012 enhances conference program with addition of 3 new partners

ITB Asia 2012 enhances conference program with addition of 3 new partners

SINGAPORE - Messe Berlin (Singapore), organizer of ITB Asia, “The Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market,” has announced the addition of three new conference partners to this year’s powerful program line-up. This year, leading travel industry … July 10, 2012
WTA to host Asia and Australasia Ceremony 2012 at TravelRave Singapore

WTA to host Asia and Australasia Ceremony 2012 at TravelRave Singapore

World Travel Awards (WTA), the “Oscars of the travel industry,” has announced plans to host its Asia & Australasia Ceremony 2012 during TravelRave, Singapore’s mega travel and tourism festival. The heavyweights of Asia Pacific travel are scheduled … June 7, 2012
ITB Asia 2012 enhanced buyers program registration opens

ITB Asia 2012 enhanced buyers program registration opens

Messe Berlin (Singapore), organizer of ITB Asia, "The Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market," has announced that registration for this year’s buyer program is now open. Buyers who are keen to attend ITB Asia 2012 may submit their application online … April 10, 2012
ITB Asia to take place at Marina Bay Sands in 2012

ITB Asia to take place at Marina Bay Sands in 2012

SINGAPORE – Messe Berlin (Singapore), organizer of ITB Asia, “The Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market,” has announced that this year’s show will take place at The Sands Expo and Convention Center, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, from October 17-19. … February 6, 2012
Singapore tour operators’ familiarization visit in Seychelles a success

Singapore tour operators’ familiarization visit in Seychelles a success

A group of tour operators from Singapore has successfully completed their familiarization trip in Seychelles and has described the islands as an incredible destination to visit for her culture, nature, and adventure. The four agents travelled to Seychelles, … October 28, 2011
SE Asia and Singapore lead Asia Pacific region in business travel

SE Asia and Singapore lead Asia Pacific region in business travel

According to new research released today by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), companies from Southeast Asia generate the highest return on investment (ROI) from business travel of any region within Asia Pacific. The individual country with the … October 19, 2011
ITB Asia Stickman trots the world to raise funds for charity

ITB Asia Stickman trots the world to raise funds for charity

SINGAPORE – Attendees at ITB Asia 2011 will now be able to contribute to a good social cause while doing what they do best, traveling around the world. Messe Berlin (Singapore), organizer of ITB Asia, "The Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market," has … September 28, 2011
Agoda.com offers last-minute deals for the Singapore F1 night race

Agoda.com offers last-minute deals for the Singapore F1 night race

SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia’s global hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq: PCLN), today released hard-to-find, last-minute deals at Singapore hotels for F1 race weekend. Taking place this year on Sunday, September … September 15, 2011
Seychelles delegation satisfied with ADEX Dive Show in Singapore

Seychelles delegation satisfied with ADEX Dive Show in Singapore

The Seychelles delegation attending the 2011 ADEX Dive Show in Singapore last weekend returned home satisfied that it was worth it to be present and to be participating alongside the Asia Geographic group of publications. Preparations for Seychelles delegation … April 28, 2011
Seychelles at the Singapore ADEX Trade Fair

Seychelles at the Singapore ADEX Trade Fair

2The mid-ocean islands of the Seychelles will this year be participating at the Singapore ADEX Trade Fair. Alain St.Ange, CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, will join Myrna Michel, the Board's Director for Asia & Australasia, to jointly lead the Seychelles … April 21, 2011
Air Seychelles drops Chennai, resumes direct Singapore flights beginning in June

Air Seychelles drops Chennai, resumes direct Singapore flights beginning in June

Air Seychelles, under new management for a month, has moved to consolidate its operations. It has been relooking at its international routes and has now announced that it will be ceasing its weekly flights to Chennai. Due to customer demands, the airline … April 12, 2011
High-profile media group from Singapore conducts recce in Seychelles

High-profile media group from Singapore conducts recce in Seychelles

A group of 12 media personalities from Singapore were in Seychelles recently, led by well-known photographer Willy Foo, who enjoys a social networking group of 20,000 and came on holiday to Seychelles only a few months ago.He returned earlier this month … December 2, 2010
Seychelles successfully launched Singapore tourism office

Seychelles successfully launched Singapore tourism office

OFFICE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASIA AND AUSTRALASIA The Seychelles islands, supported by Four Seasons Hotel, successfully launched the opening of their Singapore-based office this week, responsible for Asia and Australasia inclusive of India. When welcoming … September 29, 2010
HotelTravel.com presents Singapore Grand Prix's gorgeous grid girls

HotelTravel.com presents Singapore Grand Prix's gorgeous grid girls

PHUKET, Thailand - HotelTravel.com Formula 1 event guide spotlights the gorgeous grid girls of the Singapore Grand Prix this week, as the Lion City gets ready to roar from September 24-26 for the only night race on the F 1 calendar. According to chief … September 17, 2010
Agoda secures last-minute hotel deals for the 2010 Singapore F1

Agoda secures last-minute hotel deals for the 2010 Singapore F1

SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia’s global hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline.com, today announced great-value, last-minute hotel deals for the upcoming 2010 Formula 1 Singtel Singapore Grand Prix. Taking place on September 24, 25, … September 16, 2010
Royal Brunei Airlines offering passengers more flexibility and more flights

Royal Brunei Airlines offering passengers more flexibility and more flights

"From October 25, Royal Brunei Airlines (RBA) passengers will have more flexibility when it comes to booking flights as the airline increases flight frequencies to Singapore, Jakarta, Manila, and Jeddah. Singapore flights will operate 17 times weekly … October 18, 2009
The entire ITB Asia on your mobile phone – free of charge

The entire ITB Asia on your mobile phone – free of charge

Visitors to this year’s ITB Asia can download a free guide to the show on their mobile phones. The first ITB Asia Mobile Guide offers the entire show at one’s fingertips, including a list of exhibitors, a floor plan, and information on press conferences … October 8, 2009

Appointment of general manager & director of sales and marketing for Carlton Hotel Singapore

SINGAPORE - Carlton Hotel Singapore is pleased to announce the appointment of Rudi Scherb as general manger, effective March 23, 2009 and Ms. Tracy Ng as director of sales and marketing. Rudi said: “I am extremely excited to be a part of the dynamic … March 30, 2009
ITB Asia offers 15 percent early bird discount until March 20

ITB Asia offers 15 percent early bird discount until March 20

Messe Berlin (Singapore) is offering a 15 percent early bird discount on exhibition space at ITB Asia 2009. The offer is valid for all completed applications received until March 20. ITB Asia will take place at the Suntec Singapore Exhibition & Convention … March 2, 2009
Inaugural ITB Asia attendance exceeds expectations

Inaugural ITB Asia attendance exceeds expectations

SINGAPORE – The inaugural ITB Asia B2B travel show closed today in Singapore with 6,208 delegates joining the three-day event. The attendance was 24.2 percent more than the 5,000 anticipated by event organizer, Messe Berlin. The 651 exhibitor companies … October 24, 2008
Daily convention report from ITB Asia

Daily convention report from ITB Asia

Asia a Major Growth Source for TUI According to a leading European leisure travel company, Asia and Russia offers a huge growth opportunity for the future. Mr. Peter Long, CEO of TUI Travel PLC, speaking at the ITB Asia Convention in Singapore on … October 23, 2008
ITB Asia opens tomorrow

ITB Asia opens tomorrow

SINGAPORE, October 21, 2008 - ITB Asia, the largest travel trade show in Asia, opens tomorrow, October 22, at the Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre. Despite the global economic slowdown, 5,000 leisure, meetings and corporate … October 21, 2008
ITB Asia 2008: In Brief

ITB Asia 2008: In Brief

Opening times: Web in Travel (WIT): 21 October from 9.00am to 6.00pm 22 October from 10.15am to 6.15pm ITB Asia Exhibition: 22 October from 10.00am to 6.00pm 23 and 24 October from 11.00am to 6.00pm ITB Asia Convention: 23 and 24 October … October 10, 2008
Over 800 buyers registered for ITB Asia Singapore

Over 800 buyers registered for ITB Asia Singapore

(September 16, 2008) – Over 800 travel buyers have been qualified and confirmed as hosted buyers for the inaugural ITB Asia travel show, October 22-24 in Singapore.“The response means that ITB Asia has quickly become the trade show for the Asian travel … September 16, 2008
It’s nightlife in the fast lane for F1 fans as Agoda revs up hotel deals for world’s first Grandprix in the dark

It’s nightlife in the fast lane for F1 fans as Agoda revs up hotel deals for world’s first Grandprix in the dark

BANGKOK, Thailand (August 25, 2008) – It’s going to be hot in the city on the nights of the September 24-28 in Singapore when the chequered flag is raised and guns spark off the first-ever evening grandprix in F1 history. To mark the event, online … August 25, 2008
ITB Asia floor space sold out

ITB Asia floor space sold out

SINGAPORE – Floor space at the inaugural ITB Asia, October 22-24 in Singapore, has been sold out three months ahead of the show. Organizer, Messe Berlin (Singapore), said that any new exhibitor applications will have to join a waiting list and cannot … July 22, 2008
ITB Asia 2008, Hosted Buyer Program

ITB Asia 2008, Hosted Buyer Program

Travel Agents, Travel Managers and MICE Professionals are invited to register online Singapore/Berlin, 23 April 2008 - ITB Asia, first offspring of ITB Berlin, the World's Leading Travel Trade Show, invites Travel Agents, Travel Managers and MICE Professionals … July 12, 2008
UK  Remains in Singapore Top Five

UK Remains in Singapore Top Five

The UK continues to be one of Singapore’s top performing visitor generating markets. In March, Singapore welcomed 61,000 visitors from the UK, an impressive 6% increase over March 2007. The UK provided Singapore with the fourth highest visitor arrivals … April 30, 2008
Record 10.3 million visitors to Singapore in 2007

Record 10.3 million visitors to Singapore in 2007

Visitors to Singapore continue to increase with more choosing to stay longerThe Singapore Tourism Board (STB) achieved a record high of 10.3 million visitor arrivals (VA) in 2007, exceeding its target of 10.2 million VA and registering growth of 5.4% … January 23, 2008



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