American Express Announces Plans to Expand Centurion® Lounges in Two Major U.S. Airports and P repares to Welcome Travelers with New Health and Safety Practices

AMERICAN EXPRESS TO SIGNIFICANTLY EXPAND AND ENHANCE EXISTING CENTURION LOUNGES AT NEW YORK’S LAGUARDIA AIRPORT AND LAS VEGAS’ MCCARRAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AMERICAN EXPRESS INTRODUCES NEW “CENTURION LOUNGE COMMITMENT” HEALTH AND SAFETY PROTOCOLS NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 16, 2020 Today, American Express (NYSE: AXP) announced plans to expand two of its signature Centurion Lounges and introduced The […]

KHOS™ a Lifestyle Concept by Rosewood Hotel Group Shares Its Latest Brand Snapshot

HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 16, 2020 KHOS™, the newest concept from international hospitality leader Rosewood Hotel Group, is pleased to announce the latest details of the brand’s evolution since it was first unveiled in Q4 of 2017. KHOS is crafted to embrace today’s modern lifestyle, reinventing the traditional idea of the business hotel. KHOS is designed […]

Crystal Lagoons® Public Access Lagoons™ to Arrive to Southeast Asia

***PAL™ licensing contracts become the business of the future with investors looking to move forward, attracted by the success of PAL in the U.S., their high returns and long-term security as Covid & Amazon-proof alternatives. MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 15, 2020 In Southeast Asia, the U.S. multinational water-innovation company Crystal Lagoons® totals 45 projects with crystalline lagoons […]

Hong Kong Tourism Board Brings the Popular Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival to the Virtual Space

HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 21, 2020 In view of the uncertainties concerning the Covid-19 pandemic, the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) today announced that its annual signature event “Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival” will, for the first time, take on a virtual format. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200819005432/en/ Hong […]

Marina Bay Sands and Bureau Veritas to Partner on Hygiene Excellence and Safety Program Through BV SafeGuardTM Label

SINGAPORE & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 30, 2020 Bureau Veritas today announced it has entered into an agreement with Marina Bay Sands to deploy the SafeGuardTM Hygiene Excellence and Safety Label for the iconic tourism destination in Singapore. Designed to help the operational restart activities across all sectors, including the hospitality industry, the SafeGuardTM Hygiene Excellence […]

Hong Kong Tourism Board hosts World’s First Global Online Forum on Post-Pandemic Travel fo r Hong Kong Mainland and International Markets

Chairman Announces ‘Open House Hong Kong’ to Prepare for the Return of Visitors HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 26, 2020 The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) hosted on 24 June an online forum titled “Beyond COVID-19: Global Tourism’s New Normal” – the first event of its kind focusing on the post-pandemic tourism prospects for Hong Kong, Mainland, […]

Hilton CleanStay Brings New Standard of Cleanliness Worldwide in Time for Summer Travel

New Program with Lysol-Dettol Maker RB Begins Rolling Out on June 15 MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 12, 2020 Hilton will begin a worldwide roll-out of a new program to deliver an industry-defining standard of cleanliness and disinfection to Hilton properties. Hilton CleanStay, created in collaboration with Lysol and Dettol maker RB and Mayo Clinic, includes new […]

Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Offers Strawberry Dessert Buffet Implementing Precautionary Measures Regarding the Coronavirus

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar. 31, 2020 Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo (KPH) Tokyo, one of Japan’s most prestigious international hotels located in Shinjuku, Tokyo, has been hosting a special dessert buffet entitled “Strawberry Dessert Buffet” for three months at our All Day Dining Restaurant “Jurin” on the second floor of our Hotel. Due to the popularity of this event, […]

Nearly 2 Million Airline Seats Affected by New Travel Ban According to OAG Analysis

10.9% of all U.S. international flights and 16.9% of scheduled U.S. international seats will be affected LONDON & SINGAPORE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar. 12, 2020 OAG, the world’s leading provider of travel data and insight, released its latest analysis on the global impact of the coronavirus on the air travel market. The Europe to United States travel ban […]

ACI Reveals World’s Best Airports for Customer Experience

MONTREAL–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar. 09, 2020 Airports Council International (ACI) World has today revealed the winners of its world-renowned Airport Service Quality Awards. The awards recognize those airports around the world that deliver the best customer experience in the opinion of their own passengers. This year, 140 awards have been won by 84 individual airports. The full […]

TATs recommendations: Thailands COVID-19 control measures for visitors from affected areas

Bangkok – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) would like to provide clarification regarding the country’s Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) control measures for visitors from affected areas. Currently, Thailand does not recommend any travel or trade restrictions against China or other affected areas. Also to date, the Thai government has not made any official announcement regarding […]

Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Celebrates the Arrival of Spring and Cherry Blossoms with Beautiful Flower Arrangements Delectable Meals and Digital Sakura Art

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 27, 2020 Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo (KPH), one of Japan’s most prestigious international hotels located in Shinjuku, Tokyo, will host a special event to celebrate the arrival of spring and the “Sakura” cherry blossoms with special menu items prepared in the theme of cherry blossoms by our executive chefs to be served at […]