Hong Kong Convention Ambassadors Team Up to Make City the Place to Meet

Strong line-up of 12 upcoming ambassador-led events expected to generate close to US$10 million tourism receipt HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 13, 2021 Over 100 distinguished leaders of business and professional bodies in Hong Kong have joined forces with the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) as Hong Kong Convention Ambassadors to promote the city as the premier […]

Hong Kong Celebrates the Power of Art Physically and Virtually as the World’s Leading Contemporary Art Fair Returns in May

HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 04, 2021 When event venues shut down globally during the pandemic, people flocked online in record numbers to satisfy their deep craving for art and culture. As the world cautiously looks to resume international travel and bring back events, it is fitting that art is a driving force to make this happen, […]

HKTB Chairman Welcomes Agreement to Relaunch Bilateral Hong Kong-Singapore Air Travel Bubble

HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 26, 2021 Dr YK Pang, Chairman of the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB), welcomes the agreement between the Governments of the Hong Kong SAR and Singapore on relaunching the bilateral Hong Kong-Singapore Air Travel Bubble (ATB). Dr Pang said, “Relaunching the Air Travel Bubble with Singapore is the first step in Hong […]

The Japan National Tourism Organization Launches New Insider Guide to Japan

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 14, 2021 Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) launches a new Insider Guide to Japan, celebrating the country’s many traditions, innovations, natural wonders, and adventures. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210414005351/en/ Arakurayama Sengen Park, Yamanashi, Japan (Photo: Business Wire) 2021 is a landmark year for Japan, as Tokyo gears-up […]

American Express Launches 2021 Global Travel Trends Report

Global consumer survey reveals key trends indicating pent-up demand for travel, a readiness to plan for future trips, and the rise of the digital nomad  NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar. 09, 2021 American Express (NYSE: AXP) released the American Express Travel: Global Travel Trends Report today, which provides unique insight into consumer sentiment toward travel nearly one year after […]

OAG and IATA Strengthen Data Partnership to Combat Market and Schedule Volatility

Comprehensive data supplied by OAG’s new cloud platform will help power IATA’s Airport IS market intelligence tool. BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 24, 2021 OAG, the world’s leading provider of travel data and insight has agreed a partnership with International Air Transport Association (IATA), to provide schedule and reference data via its new cloud platform. As part of […]

HKTB to Boost the City’s Recovery Through New “Hong Kong Super Fans” Global Engagement Programme With Hundreds of Participants From 20 Key Markets

HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 10, 2021 The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) announced today its first global fan-engagement programme, “Hong Kong Super Fans”, to accelerate its promotional efforts as part of the post-Covid-19 tourism-recovery plan it has been developing over the past year. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210209006342/en/ Good fortune […]

With Pent Up Demand Expected in 2021, Hilton Introduces Hilton EventReady Hybrid Solutions for Meetings and Events

Global Program Roll-out to Feature Hybrid-Ready Hotels Across the Portfolio MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 11, 2021 As we emerge from a year of uncertainties, one business reality seems crystal clear: Hybrid meetings and events will be critical in the near-term. To address this dramatic shift in how people meet and celebrate, Hilton is introducing a set […]

Enjoy the Amazing K-Contents Online… Korea Grand Sale 2021 a Culture & Tourism Festival for Foreigners to Be Held Online

– For 46 days from January 14, as an online promotion SEOUL, South Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 08, 2021 MCST (Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism; Minister: Park Yang-woo) and VKC (Visit Korea Committee) will host a culture & tourism festival for foreigners 'Korea Grand Sale 2021' from January 14 to February 28. Korea Grand Sale 2021 […]