TUI is expanding its presence in the growth market of South-East Asia

Kuala Lumpur is to become the location for TUI International Holidays Malaysia. The licence for the start as a tour operator in Malaysia was issued to TUI by the Government of Malaysia. As a result, TUI is continuing to expand in the growing Asian markets. Already today, South-East Asia is an attractive destination for Europeans. […]

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Spring Festival: Chinese travel abroad but somewhere else

6 million Chinese are expected to travel abroad during the Spring Festival holidays, as reported by the online travel agency Ctrip. Thailand, Japan and the United States have emerged among the most popular destinations. On the other hand, European countries and the Middle East are not on top of the Chinese travel priority list. “China’s […]

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Scoot transforms the tourism experience between Asia-Pacific and Europe via Athens

Scoot – Singapore Airlines’ wholly-owned long-haul, low-cost subsidiary – is changing the airtravelling scenery between Asia-Pacific and Europe, by launching LLC intercontinental services from Athens scheduled to commence on 20 June 2017. The commencement of Scoot’s Athens-Singapore services is part of the SIA Group’s strategic move to stimulate passenger traffic between Asia Pacific and Europe, […]

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Asia specialist tour operator is insolvent

Unique World, a specialist tour operator for Asia trips, has declared insolvency. The firm, launched in 2011, offered tours in Asia, the Indian Ocean and the Middle East, based on its own flight and hotel contingents. The company’s website, displaying diverse offers for trips to Asia in 2015/16, does not yet mention the insolvency on […]

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ITB Berlin 2016: High demand boosts international attendance

Bookings are stable compared to last year – many halls at the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show are already booked up – big increase in exhibitors from Asia, Africa, the Arab countries, North America and Europe – Travel Technology is booming. ITB Berlin is celebrating its fiftieth anniversary and is as successful as ever. Many […]

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