Hilton CEO Nassetta named Chair of World Travel and Tourism Council
Hilton’s President and CEO, Christopher Nassetta, has been named Chair of the WTTC and HM has the details.
Emirates to stop flying from Australia to Auckland in rejig of Qantas partnership
Qantas and Emirates have announced network changes from Australia to New Zealand that will see A380 Superjumbos dro
AAoA calls for sharing economy regulation in South Australia
The accommodation industry is supporting calls for the South Australian Government to properly regulate the sharing
Success for Singapore Airlines’ Capital Express service to Canberra and Wellington
Last week marked one year since Singapore Airlines first touched down in Canberra and the service has been a resoun
Gold Coast develops world’s first sand hostel
The world’s first ever ‘Sand Hostel’ has been created on Queensland’s Gold Coast, where guests are truly staying on
Virgin Australia goes daily on Melbourne-Hong Kong flights
In a boost for Victorian tourism, Virgin Australia is going daily on flights to Melbourne from Hong Kong.
TAA calls for more investment in regions
TAA has welcomed record international tourism spending in Australia, but says more funding in regions is needed.
Major tourism boost from new Houston-Sydney United flights
In what is set to be a major tourism boost, United Airlines is set to launch a daily, nonstop service between Sydne
AAoA praises East’s appointment as Chair of Tourism Australia
AAoA CEO, Richard Munro, says Bob East’s appointment as the new Chair of Tourism Australia is “fantastic news for t
Tourism boost as Jetstar launches China to Melbourne flights
Jetstar has announced new direct flights from Zhengzhou in Central China to Melbourne, further boosting Chinese tou
Perth hotels get urgent marketing funds as occupancy rates dive to 67 per cent
Perth’s hotel market is set to be the target of an urgent marketing campaign as occupancy and room rates hit the
AccorHotels set to open four-brand ‘megaplex’
Seoul Dragon City is set to open on 1 October featuring four AccorHotels brands in one complex and HM has the detai
TAA welcomes new conferencing strategy
Tourism Accommodation Australia has welcomed the release of the NSW Regional Conferencing Strategy and Action Plan.
Australia tops list for Chinese outbound travellers for next 12 months
The sixth annual Chinese International Travel Monitor (CITM) released by Hotels.