Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
Allure retained for Chinese tourists
THAILAND was one of the top five global destinations for travellers from mainland China during the Chinese New Year holiday, according to accommodation online platform Airbnb.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 17:30
Cabinet approves extra Songkran holiday, making it five-day weekend
The Cabinet on Tuesday approved a proposal to make April 12 an extra holiday for Songkran, making the Songkran weekend a five-day holiday period.
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 17:29
Chiang Mai Rimdoi inks Bt317m deal to build Holiday Inn properties on Samui
Chiang Mai Rimdoi has signed a Bt317-million contract with Platinum Samui to construct the Holiday Inn Express, Samui, and the Holiday Inn Resort, Samui, the company reported to the Stock Exchange of Thailand on Monday.
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 12:25
Romantic retreats for Valentines
With just three days to go to Valentine’s Day, Booking.com has released its global research showing that 45 per cent of travellers believe planning a holiday bring more of an emotional boost than getting engaged.
Fri, 08 Feb 2019 01:00
Shameful behaviour by Thai authorities is being seen around the world
Is the junta in Bangkok aware of the extremely bad publicity it has generated for Thailand internationally with its apparently masochistic detainment – notably with medieval shackling, seen around the world thanks to global TV coverage – of an Australian refugee, a soccer player of Middle East origin, who did nothing wrong but come on holiday to Thailand?
Sun, 03 Feb 2019 20:30
Thailand top New Year holiday spot for Chinese travellers
Thailand, Japan and Singapore top the list of destinations for Chinese travellers this Chinese New Year.
Sun, 03 Feb 2019 01:00
No more holiday traffic jam? Korean tech giants introduce traffic predictions
Starting from Friday, South Korea braced itself for one of the biggest annual movements of people nationwide as many head to their hometowns for Lunar New Year celebrations next week.
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 01:00
Wurst night ever?
Taste takes a holiday at German sausage hotel
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 17:09
Pahang declares Thursday a holiday with proclamation of ruler as King
KUANTAN: The Pahang government has declared a special state holiday on Thursday (Jan 31), in conjunction with the proclamation of its Ruler as the 16th Yang di-Pertuan Agong.
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
Qantas flying Sydney-Fiji direct
Qantas is making a holiday trip to Fiji easier with new direct flights from Sydney to Nadi starting on March 31.
Fri, 25 Jan 2019 01:00
CHINESE NEW YEAR Central bank estimates Bt62.5bn in cash demand
The Bank of Thailand estimates cash demand during the upcoming Chinese New Year holidays at Bt62.5 billion, an increase of 35.8 per cent from Bt46 billion last year, according to a bank statement yesterday.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 13:56
KBank reserves Bt48-bn in cash for Chinese New Year Festival
Kasikornbank is maintaining Bt48 billion cash reserves for KBank Branches and K-ATMs to serve customers during the upcoming Chinese New Year holidays, from February 2-5.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:03
'Emi is out there', family and friends hope for Sala miracle in Argentina
Progreso, Argentina - Each time he returned from Europe on holiday to Progreso, the small town in Argentina where he lived until the age of 16, Emiliano Sala became "Emi" once more, just like in his childhood.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 01:00
Vietjet adds flights for New Year travellers
Vietnam’s new age carrier Vietjet is set to add more than 2,500 flights in order to meet the increasing demand during the Lunar New Year holidays (Tet Holidays) and the festive season.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 09:24
Fewer China tourists coming to Malaysia
PETALING JAYA: Fewer tourists from China are coming during the two-week Chinese New Year holiday period next month, say industry players.