Star Alliance members United Airlines and Singapore Airlines (SIA) today announced an expansion to their codeshare agreement, making it easier for...
Dusit International has appointed Prateek Kumar as Senior Vice President – Operations, responsible for overseeing the operations of properties in...
This is excellent news for the Island of the Gods, also known as Bali. Dutch people love Bali, they love...
The closure of Russian airspace causes considerable changes in Finnair’s traffic. Finnair has today called employee representatives to discuss plans...
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released 2021 safety performance data for the commercial airline industry showing strong improvement in...
New study looked at factors including healthcare, infrastructure, personal safety, digital security and environmental security to reveal the safest countries...
Relax in the world's largest rooftop pool while looking out over Singapore’s awe-inspiring city skyline. This is the description for this landmark hotel in Singapore, known as Marina Bay Sands.
Boeing's presence at the show will include its newest fuel-efficient widebody jet, the 777X, along with the company's offerings in maritime patrol aircraft, advanced fighters and trainers, and autonomous systems.
“If termination of employment is due to employees’ inability to be at the workplace to perform their contracted work, such termination of employment would not be considered as wrongful dismissal,” the government said.
The vaccinated travel lanes ( VTLs) were introduced in early September, allowing vaccinated travelers to Singapore to avoid being subject to a stay-home notice if they instead underwent multiple COVID-19 PCR tests.
According to the report, the travel gains seen by citizens of upper middle- and high-income countries have “come at the expense” of lower-income nations and those deemed to be “high-risk” in terms of security and other considerations.
Globally, millennials roughly account for 23% of the world population. In India, millennials are around 34% which is 440 million of the country’s population. Due to steady advancement in their professional careers, higher disposable income, and flexible work hours, they have more spending power. Hence, they hold great potential for the travel and hospitality industry.
Dale Carnegie said “Life is a boomerang. What you give, you get.” How can employers use this theory to turn The Great Resignation into an opportunity? One man did just that, and the result was astounding. More than 19 million US workers and counting have quit their jobs this year. This is the highest number recorded by the American Bureau of Labor statistics in history. According to Microsoft, 49% of the Singapore workforce plans to leave their job by the end of this year.
A study analyzing passenger experiences conducted by Bounce for factors such as service, meals, comfort, and entertainment, as well as the number of complaints and maximum baggage allowance, reveals the best – and the worst - airlines in the USA and around the world.
Commenting on the proposed resumption of flights between India and Singapore from November 29 under the Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL), Jyoti Mayal, President, Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI), extended her warm wishes and gratitude to the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and India’s Ministry of Civil Aviation on the resumption of scheduled commercial flights between the two countries.
Wyndham Destinations Asia Pacific is pleased to announce the appointment of Emma Todd as its first Chief Activities Officer for the Asia Pacific Region. The move is designed to support the company's recent initiative to enhance guest and club member stays with the introduction of a raft of activities at its managed Club Wyndham South Pacific, Wyndham, Wyndham Grand and Ramada by Wyndham resorts.
Air France-KLM extensive network is able to connect many VTL countries via its dual hubs in Paris and Amsterdam, with flexible ticket conditions.
Finnair announced additional frequencies and new flights to Tokyo, Osaka, Seoul, Bangkok, Singapore, Hong Kong, Chicago, New York, Miami, Los Angeles, Stockholm, Amsterdam, Munich, Dusseldorf, Berlin, Frankfurt, London, Paris, St. Petersburg, Krakow, Gdansk, Madrid, Malaga and Barcelona.
Reaching this milestone sets the stage for further easing of COVID-19 pandemic-related curbs in Singapore.
Selo Group, an award-winning and fully integrated development company based in Singapore, today announced internationally-recognized chef and acclaimed restauranteur Will Meyrick as its new brand partner.
Lufthansa and Singapore Airlines will jointly offer one of these Vaccinated Travel Lane flights every day, either from Frankfurt or Munich, beginning on 16 September.
Acclaimed development company’s new Selo Footprints website highlights small Indonesian businesses as part of its community-focused approach.
In partnership with the Singapore Ministry of Health, Breathonix will first deploy its testing at the Tuas Checkpoint, which connects Singapore and Malaysia.
One more week is the latest for the long expected Hong Kong Singapore Travel Bubble first announced first last year in November and again in March.
Flying during the COVID-19 crisis is becoming a little easier with the help of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the new IATA Travel Pass. The pass is now accepted at participating airlines and countries.
New Center of Excellence to be an important dimension of positioning the Alliance to deliver on its post-Coronavirus strategy
The Hong Kong and Singapore government have been in a full-on discussion regarding an air travel bubble between the two countries. The bubble is going to lift the quarantine restrictions so that travel can be made easier and things slowly start getting better.
The decision to pilot the app on flights to London will likely raise eyebrows in the UK, where there is currently a heated debate about plans to introduce a health passport for international travel
The Aviation industry has been hit extremely hard in the ongoing global pandemic. The Aviation Group of the World Tourism Network under the leadership of Singapore based Vijay Poonoosamy knows this.
The Singapore tourism industry is doing its part to battle the effects of COVID-19 developing new operating models as it supports efforts to combat the coronavirus.
Aviation is a key factor in rebuilding the travel and tourism industry. The World Tourism Network had an initial brainstorming discussion with industry leaders to talk about a way forward.
Resuming nonstop service between Munich and Singapore sends a very important signal, especially in these challenging times
Singapore flag carrier announces resumption of Moscow flights
The World Tourism Network emerged out of a grassroots initiatives known as rebuilding.travel. Aviation veteran Vijay Poonoosamy, a former VP for Etihad Airways is now leading the Aviation Interest Group of WTN. A first brainstorming session is scheduled for WTN members and the public to participate on January 20 and 22.
The US or UK Passport only gives access to 75 countries visa free. This is bringing the value of the US passport to the same level as The Gambia. The Global Mobility Report 2021 Q1 highlights new research by Deep Knowledge Group, overlaying data from the Covid-19 Risk and Safety Assessment of the economic, social, and health stability of 250 countries and regions with the latest Henley Passport Index results.
Singapore Airlines announced that it had started the trials of the world’s first “health verification process”, that the company described as...
October 15 announcement that Hong Kong and Singapore have reached an in-principle agreement to establish a bilateral Air Travel Bubble...
On October 15, Hong Kong and Singapore reached an in-principle agreement to establish a bilateral Air Travel Bubble (ATB), which...