Monthly Archives: October 2015

Bangkok (Thailand) – October 29, 2015 (travelindex) – Mövenpick Hotel Sukhumvit 15 Bangkok has announced the appointment of Jackson Ferguson as Director of Sales and Marketing. Jackson Ferguson, New Director of Sales and Marketing, Mövenpick Hotel Sukhumvit 15 Bangkok. Mr Ferguson joins Mövenpick with a wealth of high-calibre experience, including heading the sales and marketing […]

Ipoh (Malaysia) – October 29, 2015 (travelindex) – Best Western Hotels & Resorts is celebrating after its new luxury resort in Malaysia, Best Western Premier The Haven Ipoh, picked up two prestigious honors at the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2015. This five-star hotel, which officially opened late last year, was named as the global winner […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – October 28, 2015 (travelindex) – Shrewsbury International School Bangkok led by Dr. Ben Schmidt, Regional Director, Southeast Asia and Pacific (4th right) and Mr. Stephen Holroyd, Principal of Shrewsbury, (4th left) hosted the annual Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards for Thailand. Shrewsbury celebrates the school’s most successful year in terms of Cambridge International […]

Geneva (Switzerland) – October 25, 2015 (travelindex) – A survey of over 1,000 young people aged between 20 and 30 from around the globe finds that millennials rate social and economic inequality as the top challenge the world faces globally and locally. Asked what sectors will drive growth in their cities in the short term, […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – October 22, 2015 (travelindex) – International arrivals into the Asia Pacific region continued the strong growth momentum of previous years with a gain of 5.4% during the first half-year of 2015, resulting in close to 12.5 million additional arrivals year-on-year. This continues the full year growth of 6.1% during calendar year 2014, […]

Albay (Philippines) – October 22, 2015 (travelindex) – The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is honoured to announce the winners of the inaugural US$1 million PATA CEO Challenge 2015. The province of Albay, Philippines has been awarded the Top Destination Award in the category of Regions/States/Provinces. Thekkady, Kerala, India has been granted the Top Destination […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – October 22, 2015 (travelindex) – The fourth annual awards ceremony to celebrate Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants will be held in Bangkok, Thailand, on 29th February 2016. Following three successful years in Singapore, 2016 marks the first time Thailand will host the event. The region’s most respected chefs and influential restaurateurs, together with […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – October 23, 2015 (travelindex) – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has revealed exciting plans to launch its new lifestyle boutique brand, Vib, in Southeast Asia. The company has signed an agreement for a new-build Vib hotel in Vientiane, the capital of Laos. Scheduled to open in 2018, the new hotel will bring […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – October 25, 2015 (travelindex) – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) successfully hosted Asia’s first Travel Blog Exchange 2015 (TBEX) in Bangkok from 15 – 17 October 2015, attracting more than 650 bloggers and online writers worldwide from 50 countries to exchange and get updated information in travel blogging while also enjoying […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – October 23, 2015 (travelindex) – Dr. Wantanee Wattana, Deputy Director of Health Department, Bangkok Metropolitan Administration recently presented Bangkok Clean and Green certificates to 4 properties of Chatrium Hotels & Residences including Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok, Chatrium Residence Sathon Bangkok. Additionally, Emporium Suites by Chatrium and Maitria Hotel Sukhumvit 18. A Chatrium […]