Monthly Archives: April 2016

Geneva (Switzerland) – April 26, 2016 (travelindex.com) – Businesses that are successful in mastering “hypergrowth” – defined as having a compound annual growth rate of over 40% – are increasingly likely to come from a diverse cross-section of industrial sectors as the world enters the Fourth Industrial Revolution, according to a study by the World […]

Berlin (Germany) – April 30, 2016 (travelindex.com) – Dietlind von Lassberg, formerly the managing director and now the deputy chair of the “Studienkreis für Tourismus und Entwicklung e.V.”, is among ten women to have been honoured with the recently established Celebrating Her award. This international award is a joint initiative of the International Institute for […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – April 27, 2016 (travelindex) – The luxury 407-room Rembrandt Hotel Bangkok has achieved new honors for its Rang Mahal restaurant, taking out top spot in Bangkok‘s Top Tables Guide 2016 by BK Magazine, the most authentic and exclusive listing of best restaurants in Bangkok. Rang Mahal, located on the 26th floor of […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – April 30, 2016 (travelindex.com) – Thailand is stepping up efforts to bring an end to an illegal trade on ivory and ivory products by strengthening the nation’s legislations to be in line with the Convention on International Trade In Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). As part of the nationwide […]

Chiang Mai (Thailand) – April, 30, 2016 (travelindex.com) – Golf travel to Thailand’s northern city of Chiang Mai and the surrounding province is predicted to rocket by an unprecedented 25% over the next two years – as a direct result of hosting the 5th annual Asia Golf Tourism Convention. This week the city is welcoming […]

Hong Kong – April 13 (travelindex.com) – Hong Kong, one of the world’s most prestigious sailing destinations, will be hosting the Volvo Ocean Race for the first time when the event visits in February 2018 during the 13th edition. In a press conference today, Volvo Ocean Race organisers announced a unique collaboration with the Hong […]

Chiang Mai (Thailand) – April 19, 2016 – (travelindex.com) – The 5th Asia Golf Tourism Convention (AGTC) will take place in Chiang Mai, Thailand, from 24-27 April 2016. AGTC is without doubt the premier golf travel event in the Asia Pacific region and our 5th Convention will attract a record number of golf tour operators […]

updatesBangkok (Thailand) – April 11, 2016 (travelindex.com) – The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is pleased to welcome Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) as its newest government member. The Authority’s mission is to promote the heritage, culture and traditions of Abu Dhabi emirate worldwide. Its activities are designed to support the […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – April 11, 2016 (travelindex) – The Delegation of the European Union to Thailand, with the support of the European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC), is launching the 2016 version of its European Heritage Map and App, which for the first time include four new European Heritage Trails. The European Heritage Map […]

Texas (United States) – April 11, 2016 (travelindex.com) – Bangkok, Thailand, has been selected as the host venue for the prestigious 2017 WTTC Global Summit, which is scheduled to be held on 26-27 April, 2017. The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) announced its decision at the closing speech of the 16th WTTC Global Summit […]