Tag: Peter de Jong

Cardiac Arrest took PATA Life Member: Alwin Zecha, Founder Pacific Leisure Group

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 17, 2019 04:08

The funeral of Alwin Zecha, chairman and founder of Pacific Leisure Group, was held at Saturday at Rangsit Methodist Church and Crematorium in Bangkok, Thailand The Travel and Tourism industry ... Read More

Student Travel Bureau welcomes new VP of Business Development

editor editor- November 28, 2011 05:48

SAO PAULO, Brazil - Mr. Jose Carlos Hauer Santos, Jr., President of the Student Travel Bureau (STB) announced today that Mr. Read More

Another tourism CEO to quit

editor editor- November 7, 2008 12:59

LONDON (eTN) – This season is really turning up to be the season for exiting chief executives of tourism organizations. Read More

Peter de Jong – his legacy as seen by himself

editor editor- October 18, 2008 02:57

As PATA CEO Peter de Jong is leaving Asia Pacific’s prestigious travel trade association in less than ten days, eTurboNews got an exclusive interview on the reasons for the move ... Read More

Abandon ship: exiting CEOs make for a trend in tourism

editor editor- October 1, 2008 07:25

With salaries as high as US$600,000 plus perks, such as first-class travel accommodations and all-expenses paid, it is no wonder high-ranking executives latch on to their jobs. Read More

PATA chief tells detractors: Get a life!

editor editor- June 4, 2008 09:40

HONOLULU (eTN) - Peter de Jong, president and chief executive officer of the Pacific Asia Travel Association, has broken his silence over recent allegations concerning the Bangkok-based travel organization’s US ... Read More

Is Bangkok Post really playing fair?

editor editor- June 4, 2008 09:28

BANGKOK, Thailand (eTN) - The Bangkok Post is Thailand’s most influential English-speaking newspaper with a solid reputation for respectability. Following the recent of articles attacking the Pacific Asia Travel Association, ... Read More

PATA in a pickle over what’s public

editor editor- June 3, 2008 04:50

Mr. Peter de Jong’s explanation is largely irrelevant, as the IRS disclosure rules state: “the organization must make its annual information returns available for public inspection without charge at all ... Read More

PATA in a pickle over what’s public

editor editor- June 2, 2008 09:57

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is so healthy these days its financial statements make for good reading. That is if you can get your hands on one. Read More

Asia-Pacific’s best take on PATA CEO challenge

editor editor- February 28, 2008 08:13

(eTN) - Leaders are joining the inaugural PATA CEO challenge in Bangkok on April 29 and 30 in an effort to share initiatives and plans to counter the impact of ... Read More