Singapore plans safe and progressive resumption of larger MICE events

Larger business-to-business (B2B) events in the Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions (MICE) industry are set to return to Singapore with up to 750 attendees with effect from April 24.  This is an increase from the current limit of 250 attendees and is in line with the safe and progressive resumption of economic activities in Singapore. … Read more

SingapoReimagine MICE Virtual Show to take place from March 3-4, 2021

SingapoReimagine MICE Virtual Show will be a 2-day virtual tradeshow scheduled to take place on March 3 & 4, 2021. One gets the opportunity to connect with up to 40 leading suppliers including convention centres, hotels, unique meeting venues, destination management companies and tour operators in Singapore. Also, the latest updates on Singapore’s progress towards … Read more

The Seychelles Islands open for tourism

  The exotic island of Seychelles known for its pristine beaches re-opens borders to all countries worldwide with immediate effect. The much-anticipated news by the tourism industry considering the recent launch of the immunization campaign was announced by the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Tourism, Mr. Sylvestre Radegonde during a joint press brief with his … Read more

UAE extends tourist visas for one month

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, has directed to extend tourist visas for all nationalities for an additional month without any government fees as some states have temporarily closed their airports and restricted travel movement, said a report. The decision comes to relax measures for … Read more

Moscow City Tourism Committee concludes its first-ever digital roadshow in India

Moscow City Tourism Committee, in collaboration with AVIAREPS India, successfully concluded its very first digital roadshow in India. The 4-day panned virtual event was specially curated to present the “City of Moscow” as an attractive travel destination to the vibrant Indian outbound travel fraternity spread across 15 major cities PAN India. The virtual event concluded … Read more

THAILAND OPENS ITS INTERNATIONAL BORDERS, PRIORITIZES SAFETY FIRST

The Government of Thailand announced the opening of its borders for tourists from across the globe with stringent visa policies thereby strengthening safety measures. Thailand is now allowing visitors to apply for the Tourist Visa (TR) or ‘Special Tourist Visa’ (STV) with a mandatory 14-day quarantine at Government-approved quarantine facilities. According to the new protocols, … Read more

Taiwan leads the way in post-pandemic travel recovery: Agoda

In a recent media interview, Chief Executive of the Booking Holdings subsidiary John Brown told that travel is recovering faster in Asia than in the West, although, “most of it is domestic and in countries where they really have the best control over COVID.” Taiwan’s pandemic response has made it the 2020s most popular destination … Read more

Dubai Fitness Challenge 2020 draws to a close with a record-breaking fourth edition

Dubai Fitness Challenge (DFC) officially concluded its most ambitious and inspiring edition to date with more than 1,500,000 participants rising to the 30×30 Challenge. First launched in 2017 by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai Crown Prince and Chairman of The Executive Council of Dubai, the 2020 edition motivated and … Read more

Taiwan Partners with Walt Disney for Largest Christmas Celebration

  Christmas is round the corner and with over 6 months of no locally transmitted case of Covid-19, Taiwan is gearing up for end-of-the-year festivities. New Taipei City is hosting one of the four largest annual events of Taiwan – Disney’s Fairytale themed Christmas. ‘Christmasland in New Taipei City’ has partnered with Walt Disney Company … Read more