Guangzhou – Shenzhen – Hong Kong Express Rail Link

Ties that Bind

New transport links get mixed reviews from Hong Kong’s hospitality sector, writes Michael Taylor. Two major infrastructural projects linking Hong Kong with mainland China have...

Exponential growth

Efforts to raise Malaysia’s tourism profile are bearing fruit, Michael Taylor writes. According to Tourism Malaysia, 25,948,459 foreign tourists visited the Southeast Asian country in...

Potential Vs Problems

Imbalance in supply and demand create challenges for the hotel industry in Myanmar, writes Michael Taylor. More than one million travellers visited Myanmar in 2017, setting...
Philippines

Market report: The Philippines – Boracay bounces back

Following a six-month cleanup, Boracay is welcoming the world, Michael Taylor writes. With its white sand beaches, gorgeous sunsets, and friendly people, Boracay was first...
Australia-Best-Western

2019 Sees Growing demand Down Under

Hotel groups have doubled their presence as domestic demand grows in Australasia, Michael Taylor writes. More than nine million travellers visited Australia in 2018, setting...
China

China – Room for growth

Second-tier cities offer the most potential for growth, Michael Taylor writes. New hotels have been opening across China at a breathtaking pace in recent years....

South Korea gets set to welcome the world!

Despite a challenging year, hoteliers remain confident about the future, Michael Taylor writes. South Korea suffered a major hit early last year when China -...

Japan Breaks New Records

Government hopes to double tourism arrivals by 2020, writes Michael Taylor. The number of overseas tourists visiting Japan increased in 2016 by 22 per cent...
Airports-Vietnam

Indochina takes off!

Airports hold the key to the region’s continued tourism growth, Michael Taylor writes. Vietnam has registered three straight years of strong growth in tourism arrivals,...
Skyline-Singapore

Singapore Sling

Visitor arrivals, tourism receipts, and traveller spending on accommodation in Singapore all rose in 2016, but revenue per available room (RevPAR) dropped by nearly...
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