Monthly Archives: May 2017

Bangkok (Thailand) – May 18, 2017 ( – Thailand-based, global hospitality company Dusit International has signed a management agreement with Omstone Asia Capital Nepal Pvt. Ltd. to operate Dusit Thani Himalayan Resort & Spa, the first Dusit-branded property in Nepal. Located in the heart of Nepal’s central region, just over an hour’s drive from Kathmandu […]

Gothenburg (Sweden) – May 19, 2017 ( – The Volvo Ocean Race has launched a major Sustainability Programme for the 2017-18 edition and beyond – signing partnerships with 11th Hour Racing, AkzoNobel and United Nations Environment, while outlining a series of commitments that focus on ocean health. The race is putting sustainability at its heart […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – May 19, 2017 (travelindex) – Comfortable accommodations in the heart of Bangkok have never been easier or more affordable. JW Marriott Bangkok is offering guests an opportunity to indulge in the ultimate luxury experience among the famed Sukhumvit Road, for a limited time only, book your stays at JW Marriott Hotel Bangkok […]

Madrid (Spain) – May 18, 2017 ( – A major component of history, tradition and identity, gastronomy has also become a major motivation to visit a destination. According to the 2nd UNWTO Report on Gastronomy Tourism, this tourism segment “offers enormous potential in stimulating local, regional and national economies and enhancing sustainability and inclusion”. The […]

Victoria (Seychelles) – May 17, 2017 ( – Roy Kinnear, Air Seychelles CEO, tells Graham Newton the carrier’s strong performance demonstrates the benefits of aviation How important has the Etihad investment been to the airline? In 2012, Etihad took a 40% stake in Air Seychelles. We took that opportunity to re-size and re-shape the airline […]

London (United Kingdom) – May 17, 2017 (travelindex) – Global hospitality management software company Xn protel Systems today announced that it has signed a four-year deal with QHotels to extend its use of xmsEnterprise CRS, following a strategic development partnership. The agreement covers Global Distribution System (GDS), channel management and direct web bookings. QHotels has […]