Monthly Archives: March 2017

Port Louis (Mauritius) – March 25, 2017 (travelindex.com) – Xavier-Luc Duval, the former President of the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands has written to Tabeb Rifai, the Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation to endorse Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Candidate for the post of secretary General of the UNWTO. Mr Duval was then […]

Victoria, Mahé (Seychelles) – March 25, 2017 (travelindex.com) – A lot has been said about discrimination in the world of tourism for a long time, but hearing Gilbert Lamory, the Vice President responsible for Development for GIHP (Groupement pour l’Insertion des personnes Handicapées Physiques) of France speak, the press present agreed that it was clear […]

Hua Hin (Thailand) – March 29, 2017 (travelindex.com) – With a stunning location overlooking the Gulf of Thailand and just a two-hour drive from Bangkok, the iconic new Radisson Blu Resort Hua Hin beachfront resort brings together a combination of striking design, contemporary comfort and complete convenience made possible by the brand’s internationally renowned Yes […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – March 30, 2017 (travelindex.com) – Thailand is expected to finish the first quarter of 2017 right on target with tourism revenue of 734 billion Baht (US$20.9 billion), up 9 per cent over the same period of 2016. The growth momentum is anticipated to continue through to the second quarter with an 11 […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – March 28, 2017 (travelindex.com) – Thailand’s Travel & Tourism sector grew by nearly 11% in 2016 and will be the world’s 10th fastest growing country over the next decade at 6.5% per annum, a new report by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) shows. Travel & Tourism contributed THB2.9 trillion (US$82.5 […]

Tokyo (Japan) – March 25, 2017 (travelindex) – Best Western Hotels & Resorts will soon offer travelers to Tokyo another exciting place to stay, with the opening of Best Western Tokyo Nishikasai Grande on April 1, 2017. Nestled between Tokyo Disneyland and the central districts of Marunouchi and Ginza, Best Western Tokyo Nishikasai Grande is […]

Basel (Switzerland) – March 24, 2017 (travelindex.com) – Baselworld 2017, the premier trendsetting show for the entire global watch and jewellery industry, was inaugurated today for the 100th time in the presence of Swiss Federal Councillor Alain Berset. Baselworld has grown into the unequalled and unrivalled international platform for global key players from the world […]

Victoria (Seychelles) – March 27, 2017 (travelindex.com) – Anita Mendiratta of the CNN Task Group published on the 11 April 2014 the latest from CNN TASK: Travel & Tourism leaders close-up, this time a Minister of Tourism. Anita Mendiratta writes: The global tourism community takes great pride in the ability of the sector to enhance […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – March 25, 2017 (travelindex) – Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel invites you to celebrate your anniversary with a “Happy Anniversary” Package. Special rates starting from THB 5,200++ for Athénée Room, an elegant award-winning Thai colonial décor coupled with the latest in-room technology, inclusive of 60-mins spa for two, daily breakfast […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – March 25, 2017 (travelindex.com) – After 6 years of hard work and dedication Mr.Klaus Sennik will handover the Key to Mr.Willem Pentermann. Mr.Sennik made many improvements to the Hotel over the years and managed to place the Hotel on higher platform with regards to all aspects of the hotel operation. Willem Pentermann […]