Travel Travel hotspots from around the globe are featured in this section, along with commercial property acquisitions, industry technology advancement and points of interest. Stories featured may also offer coverage to the tourism industry, including tourism numbers and initiatives taken by specific locales, as well as more general human-interest stories related to travel and tourism.

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26 Apr, 2018, 07:56 BST Hi 5 Hangzhou, A Heartfelt Thank You

April 23, 2018 saw a scintillating evening with Hangzhou Tourism Commission and Hangzhou Philharmonic Orchestra (HPO), a locally rooted and...


26 Apr, 2018, 07:38 BST Vistra doubles international expansion services business with acquisition of US-market leader Radius

Vistra, one of the world's leading providers of international incorporations, trust, fiduciary, private office and fund administration services,...


26 Apr, 2018, 06:30 BST Yas Experiences Appoints VFS Global as Official Representative in India

VFS Global has been selected to help promote Yas Island in India, with three strategically located offices Yas Experiences, Yas Island's...


26 Apr, 2018, 02:55 BST Disney•Pixar Toy Story Land, Shanghai Disney Resort's First Major Expansion Since Opening, Debuts at Shanghai Disneyland

One of The Walt Disney Company's most popular franchises comes to life as guests from across China and around the world experience new attractions...


25 Apr, 2018, 17:05 BST Century Casinos enters Vietnamese gaming market

Century Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ Capital Market®: CNTY) announced today that the Company's Austrian subsidiary, Century Resorts Management GmbH, has...


25 Apr, 2018, 13:31 BST Dubai 'Virtual Hotel' Start-Up Raises USD$4m to Drive Major Growth Plan

- MaisonPrive secures private investment with plan to be the leading alternative accommodation provider in the UAE - Targeting more...


25 Apr, 2018, 08:00 BST BridgeStreet's Bold Technology Platform Attracts Another Industry Leader

Claire Barrie joins BridgeStreet as new VP Sales for EMEA The world of Extended-Stay Accommodations is forever changing. The industry is...


24 Apr, 2018, 14:00 BST Alibaba's Travel Brand Fliggy Announced Strategic Partnership with House Sharing Platform Xiaozhu

After establishing global strategic partnership with agoda, China's largest online house sharing marketplace Xiaozhu.com announced strategic...


24 Apr, 2018, 11:59 BST Historic Resort in Egypt Gets Contemporary Facelift With Emaar Hospitality Group to Unveil 'Al Alamein Hotel' This Year

The historic Alamein resort, built in 1960 by the Sidi Abdelrahman Bay of the Mediterranean Sea and having hosted leaders including Gamal Abdel...


24 Apr, 2018, 09:36 BST PKFARE completes Series A round funding with tens of million yuan, launching "PKPAY", a financial product to the travel industry

On April 16, Marco Polo Technology Co., Ltd, the parent company of PKFARE announced that it has received A round funding with tens of million yuan...


24 Apr, 2018, 09:00 BST Booking.com and Web Summit Expand Commitment to Women in Tech

Women in Tech initiatives led by Booking.com and Web Summit to span the globe at Web Summit, Collision and RISE Events in 2018 Today...


24 Apr, 2018, 05:30 BST InterGlobe Technologies Establishes 1st Global Delivery Center in Bogota, Colombia; 15th Globally

InterGlobe Technologies (IGT), a leading provider of integrated IT-BPM and Digital services and solutions, announced its 1st global delivery...


24 Apr, 2018, 05:30 BST Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Joins Didi Chuxing in Didi Auto Alliance

World's Leading Automotive Alliance Joins Didi to Pursue New Mobility Solutions in China Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world's leading...


23 Apr, 2018, 21:10 BST TransDigm Second Quarter Earnings Report and Conference Call Set for Tuesday, May 1, 2018

TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE: TDG) today said it will report fiscal 2018 second quarter earnings before the market opens on Tuesday, May 1,...


23 Apr, 2018, 15:29 BST New Cultural Landmark The Founder's Memorial Opens in Abu Dhabi

The Founder's Memorial, a new cultural attraction commemorating the UAE's founding President, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, has...


23 Apr, 2018, 11:00 BST Wild Giraffe Semen Collected For The First Time Brings Hope To Conservationists

New documentary highlights this incredible South African scientific expedition. Giraffe populations across Africa have declined 40 percent since...


23 Apr, 2018, 06:42 BST Improved Xi'an International Marathon Crowns Winners Amidst Glamour of Past and Future

Wangdong Qiu won the Men's race and Chaojie Feng placed first in the Women's Half Marathon race at the 2018 Xi'an City Wall International Marathon...


22 Apr, 2018, 13:22 BST Emaar Hospitality Group Marks Historic Milestone of 50 Operational and Upcoming Hotel Projects

Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business of global developer Emaar Properties, announced it has marked a historic milestone...


22 Apr, 2018, 11:26 BST Dates Announced for Hozpitality Group's "Popular Choice Awards" for the Hospitality Industry in Middle East

The 4th Middle East Hospitality Excellence Awards will be held on 26th Nov 2018 at the legendary QE2 in Dubai Mina Rashid Hozpitality Group...


22 Apr, 2018, 09:10 BST Miss Culture&Tourism Of The World Delegation Tour To Austria

On April 18th 2018, Ms. Lu Lu, the global executive chairwoman Miss Culture&Tourism Of The World (MCTW); Ms. Meiying Kalteis, Chairwoman for...


20 Apr, 2018, 16:36 BST UnionPay International launches "Fly to the World" themed campaign

- 100,000 merchant locations outside mainland China provide up to 30%-off discounts for UnionPay cardholders Data from China's OTAs show that...


20 Apr, 2018, 12:30 BST Norwegian Cruise Line Takes Delivery Of Norwegian Bliss

Norwegian's newest ship debuts in Europe before commencing her inaugural tour around the U.S. and her official christening ceremony in Seattle,...


20 Apr, 2018, 12:24 BST Hainan to offer visa-free access to tourists from 59 countries

China will offer greater visa-free access for tourists from 59 countries to Hainan from May 1, in a move to support reform and opening up in the...


19 Apr, 2018, 17:53 BST DNV GL: Chairman of IACS Pinpoints Three Key Themes of the Association's Strategy for the Future

Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen's commitment to quality, modernisation and transparency widely reflected in IACS work and future vision - Picture...


19 Apr, 2018, 13:00 BST Six Senses Announces Innovative 17-Apartment Concept in Crans-Montana

New resort aims to take the booming "hotel-residence" concept to the mountains of Switzerland With an innovative new creation from Six Senses,...