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Ebola spreads to Senegal

Ebola spreads to Senegal

31-08-2014 | By Travel Weekly Asia

The West African country of Senegal has seen its first Ebola case one week after closing its border with Guinea the Senegalese Press Agency reported Friday.

Oil prices rise

Oil prices rise

31-08-2014 | By Travel Weekly Asia

Global oil prices rose on Friday (Aug 29) as solid data lifted prospects for demand in the United States.

Royal Caribbean to extend 'Dynamic Dining' to Oasis

Royal Caribbean to extend 'Dynamic Dining' to Oasis

31-08-2014 | By Travel Weekly Asia

Royal Caribbean International said it will expand its new

Hyatt, Fairmont target eastern China city of Suzhou

Hyatt, Fairmont target eastern China city of Suzhou

29-08-2014 | By Danny King

Hyatt Hotels opened its first hotel in Suzhou earlier this week, while Fairmont Hotels & Resorts announced plans to enter the city in 2018.

Israel operators say cease-fire already prompting bookings

Israel operators say cease-fire already prompting bookings

29-08-2014 | By Michelle Baran

In the immediate aftermath of Tuesday's cease-fire agreement between Israel and Hamas

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Abacus appoints new GM for Hong Kong market

Abacus appoints new GM for Hong Kong market

06-08-2014 | By James Chen

The GDS has appointed Agatha Lee to lead its Hong Kong operations, as Winnie Lau steps down from the role.

GM of Royal Plaza on Scotts raises $15,627 for Race Against Cancer

GM of Royal Plaza on Scotts raises $15,627 for Race Against Cancer

29-07-2014 | By James Chen

Organised by Singapore Cancer Society, the charity run will take place on 3 August.

ONYX Hospitality Group & PPHG make new appointments

ONYX Hospitality Group & PPHG make new appointments

18-07-2014 | By James Chen

The appointments across the 2 groups have a focus on pre-opening, as they look to ramp up their properties.

Northstar Travel Media appoints Group Publisher and Editorial Director in China

Northstar Travel Media appoints Group Publisher and Editorial Director in China

15-07-2014 | By James Chen

Northstar Travel Media recently acquired Travel Weekly China and Events China in March 2014.

Bintan Lagoon Resort appoints David Hill as General Manager

Bintan Lagoon Resort appoints David Hill as General Manager

02-07-2014 | By James Chen

Hill will also be responsible for reorganising the management company, Mozaic Hotels & Resorts’ sales and revenue management teams.

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Straco buys Singapore flyer

Straco buys Singapore flyer

29-08-2014 | By Natalie Chen

Straco Corporation announced that its subsidiary, Straco Leisure Pte Ltd (Straco Leisure) has signed an agreement with Singapore Flyer

Asian millennial travellers behind tourism’s wave of growth

Asian millennial travellers behind tourism’s wave of growth

27-08-2014 | By Travel Weekly Asia

The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) held a panel session in Jakarta to discuss the trends behind the new generation of travellers in Asia

Preferred Hotel Group welcomes Discovery Primea

Preferred Hotel Group welcomes Discovery Primea

27-08-2014 | By Travel Weekly Asia

Preferred Hotel Group™ welcomes Discovery Primea into membership into its Summit Hotels & Resorts brand.

Tokyo offers experimental anti-Ebola drug

Tokyo offers experimental anti-Ebola drug

25-08-2014 | By Natalie Chen

Tokyo is ready to offer an experimental drug developed by a Japanese company to help halt the deadly Ebola virus, the top government spokesman said Monday (Aug 25).

The Age of Great Change

The Age of Great Change

05-06-2014 | By James Chen

Starwood defines the current era, as one driven by greater connectivity through technology and rising wealth around the world.

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