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  • Amari Watergate Completes Renovation of Rooms Revealing a Revitalized Look
    Bangkok, Thailand, November 19, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Amari Watergate Bangkok announces the completion of the redesigned Premier Rooms and Two-Bedroom Suites that have been ready to welcome guests since the re-opening of Thailand to international travellers. The announcement heralds a new era of opulence and great comfort for the ...
  • Ascott achieves GSTC-Recognized Status
    Singapore, Singapore, November 19, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / The Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) is pleased to announce that The Ascott Limited (Ascott) has achieved GSTC-Recognized status for its adoption of the GSTC Industry Criteria. Ascott, a lodging business unit wholly owned by CapitaLand Investment, spans over 200 cities across more ...
  • UNWTO Gastronomy Tourism Forum in Japan to Focus People and Planet
    Nara, Japan, November 18, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / The growing importance of gastronomy tourism as a driver of inclusive development will be celebrated in the Japanese city of Nara next month. Held under the theme ‘Gastronomy Tourism for People and Planet: Innovate, Empower and Preserve’, the 7th UNWTO World Forum on ...
  • JW Marriott Khao Lak Unveils New Grand Ballroom Creating New Mice Destination
    Khao Lak, Thailand, November 18, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / JW Marriott Khao Lak Resort & Spa, the pioneering retreat on Thailand’s stunning sunset coast, has unveiled its new world-class event space, The JW Grand Ballroom, as the hotel opens up another exciting new frontier in Thailand’s meeting and conference sector. ...
  • At G20 UNWTO Advances Role of People and MSMES
    Bali, Indonesia, November 18, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Small enterprises and local communities must be given the support they need to become true ‘agents of change’. As leaders of the G20 economies meet in Bali this week, UNWTO has stressed the importance of empowering grassroots actors as well as MSMES ...
  • Just One Scenario for Tourism that Meets Climate Net-Zero Goal
    Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, November 17, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / With global tourism set to double in size by 2050 from 2019 levels, current strategies that rely solely on carbon offsetting, technological efficiencies and biofuels are woefully inadequate. Such measures alone will fail to meet the Paris Agreement-aligned goals to ...
  • Game Set and Match with Anantara Layan Phuket New Tennis Pro
    Phuket, Thailand, November 17, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Fancy yourself as the next Roger Federer? Take up the challenge whilst on holiday at Anantara Layan Phuket Resort. The resort’s Layan Active Zone offers several activities for adults and children. Among them, a new tennis academy for guests. There is also ...
  • Andaz Pattaya Jomtien Beach to Introduce Locally-Inspired Luxury Hospitality
    Pattaya, Thailand, November 16, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Andaz, Hyatt’s luxury and lifestyle brand, will make its highly-anticipated debut in Thailand with the opening of a stylish new seafront resort that will introduce explorers to a new and unspoiled stretch of Thailand’s Eastern Seaboard. Scheduled to open in the first ...
  • MUU Hotels and Resorts Announces Flagship Property MUU Bangkok
    Bangkok, Thailand, November 15, 2022 / TTRAVELINDEX / MUU Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of its first property, MUU Bangkok, marking the brand’s debut in the Kingdom. A play on the Thai word for community and kinship, MUU transforms the luxury hotel experience into something personable, yet constantly evolving ...
  • WTTC Announces Ban Ki-Moon as Keynote Speaker for Global Summit
    Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, November 14, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) unveils Ban Ki-Moon as its first major speaker for its upcoming Global Summit in Saudi Arabia, taking place between 28 November and 1 December. Ban Ki-Moon served as the eighth UN Secretary-General from 2007 to ...
  • JW Marriott Khao Lak Resort to Set New Benchmark in Integrated Luxury Hospitality
    Khao Lak, Thailand, November 12, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Transformative project unveils extensive renovation and expansion including an additional 127 rooms and villas, the Aqua Play Zone, new dining outlets and one of the largest event spaces in southern Thailand. Pioneering resort, JW Marriott Khao Lak Resort & Spa has ...
  • UNWTO – Women’s Empowerment Centre Stage of Tourism’s Restart
    Berlin, Germany, November 11, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / The shared progress being made in putting women’s empowerment ‘centre stage’ of tourism’s restart has been presented at the World Travel Market in London. With the pandemic having made clear the extent to which women and girls everywhere are disproportionately affected by crisis, ...
  • Radisson Hotel Growth in Thailand with First Radisson Individuals in Pattaya
    Pattaya, Thailand, November 10, 2022 /TRAVELINDEX / Lewit Hotel Pattaya, a member of Radisson Individuals becomes the Group’s inaugural property on the Eastern Seaboard, as diverse development and flexible business models stimulate growth in APAC Radisson Hotel Group has reached an important milestone in its expansion strategy in Thailand with the ...
  • Tourism Transformed at UNWTO Ministers Summit
    London, United Kingdom, November 9, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / “Our job is to create jobs,” UNWTO Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili told tourism sector leaders as education, sustainability, and governance took centre stage at the Ministers’ Summit at the World Travel Market. This consolidated platform for public and private sector leaders addresses tourism’s ...
  • Michelin-star Restaurant Savelberg Launches New Experience Menu
    Bangkok, Thailand, November 8, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Savelberg restaurant Bangkok launching a new menu, “Savelberg Experience”, and with prices starting at THB 2,800, it’s a relatively inexpensive introduction to modern French fine dining gastronomy in Bangkok. Created by Michelin-star chef Henk Savelberg, the “Savelberg Experience” course menu is designed to ...