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Exclusive HD video interview with Mr. Achim von Hake, General Manager of The Sherwood Taipei. In this interview, filmed at the hotel on 23 October 2017, we ask Mr. von Hake about this year's substantial drop in RevPAR and Occupancy Rates, how they compare to 2016, and what targets The Sherwood Taipei has for 2018. We also discuss how a hotel, which for many years was the only luxury hotel in the city, maintains its relevancy when up against so much new 5-star competition.
What does the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) have planned for the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2018? Scheduled to take place in Chiang Mai from 22-26 January, with the TRAVEX component on 24-26 January, Dr. Walailak Noypayak, Ph.D., TAT's Executive Director - ASEAN South Asia and South Pacific Region, tells TravelNewsAsia.com what delegates can expect from the 37th edition of this very important annual travel trade show.
Exclusive HD video interview with Mr. John R. Rolfs, General Manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo and Vice President Japan & Korea. In this interview, filmed in a luxurious suite at The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo on Sunday, 24 September 2017, we ask Mr. Rolfs to tell us more about the property.
Dassault Aviation's Falcon Business Jets - Exclusive interview with President Asia Pacific, Mr. Jean Michel Jacob on 3 October 2017.
The 137 Pillars Suites and Residences Bangkok opened in April 2017. Just a few months later, how's business? We discuss what percentage of guests are leisure vs corporate, which markets the hotel is attracting and how the Residences differ from the Suites.
Exclusive HD video interview with Martin Fluck, Director of Operations North Asia for Oakwood Asia Pacific. In this interview, filmed in The Resident's Lounge at the Oakwood Premier Tokyo Midtown on 26 September 2017, we ask Martin to tell us more about Oakwood's plans for North Asia, especially Japan.
Exclusive interview with Jim Jones, Managing Director of North Wales Tourism. In this video, filmed at the Tourism Expo Japan 2017 on 22 September 2017, Mr. Jones tells us why Wales is exhibiting at the show for the very first time.
Exclusive HD video interview with Mr. Fumihiro Sakakibara, General Manager - Japan, Macao Government Tourism Office. In this interview, filmed at the Tourism Expo Japan 2017 in Tokyo on 22 September 2017, we ask Mr. Sakakibara to update us on the status of tourism in Macao.
Exclusive HD video interview with Nanang Prasetya Aditama, Specialty Sous Chef Gastronomy, 137 Pillars Suites & Residences Bangkok. In this interview, filmed in Nimitr Restaurant on 29 September 2017, we ask Chef Nanang about his passion for cooking and how he is enjoying his recent move to Bangkok, Thailand.
Exclusive HD video interview with Mr. Jon Loeffelholz, CHRM, General Manager of the Oakwood Hotel & Apartments Ariake, Tokyo. We discuss what the relationship is between the Oakwood and the Sunroute Hotel Ariake, which are in the same building, and what facilities they share.
The Tourism Expo Japan 2017 Ministerial Round Table in collaboration with UNWTO took place on 21 September 2017 at Tokyo Big Sight. Each Tourism Minister was given 3 minutes to describe what their country is doing to promote and enhance 'Sustainable Tourism for Development'. For once, Dr. Taleb Rifai was unable to attend as he was attending a family wedding. He instead sent a video message to delegates.
The Honorable Dato' Seri Mohamed Nazri bin Abdul Aziz, Malaysia's Minister of Tourism and Culture, gave a keynote speech at the opening of Tourism Expo Japan on Thursday, 21 September 2017.
Japanese Sake - Brief Introduction by Yuto Kaneyasu of The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo. In this video, which is in Japanese with English subtitles, Mr. Yuto Kaneyasu, the Sake Sommelier at The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo tells us about Japanese Sake. Mr. Kaneyasu also tells us the difference between the two types of sake and how they differ.
Mr. Tashi Tenzin, Head of Services Division, Tourism Council of Bhutan, gives delegates attending the Tourism Expo Japan 2017 forum an update on tourism to Bhutan. His presentation took place as part of the Asian Tourism Leaders Forum on 21 September 2017.
What exactly is going to happen to The Dusit Thani Bangkok hotel, when will it close, what about the staff, when will the new Dusit Thani Bangkok open and what will it be like? In this exclusive HD video interview with Ms. Sukanya Janchoo, General Manager of The Dusit Thani Bangkok, Steven Howard of TravelNewsAsia.com asks Khun Sukanya about the hotel, its markets, RevPAR and these major changes.
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Aviation industry update from the Group CEO of AirAsia, Mr. Tony Fernandes, and Gary Chapman, Emirates' President Group Services and dnata. This extremely interesting and very open discussion took place at the WTTC Global Summit 2017 #GSBKK in Bangkok on 27 April. The two discuss, among other things, airports and their associated costs, security and the new laptop ban on certain flights to US and UK, open skies, ultra-long haul travel such as Qantas' Perth - London flights, flydubai and other low cost airlines operating longer haul flights, ASEAN visas, local opposition to airport expansions such as at London Heathrow, David Cameron's speech at WTTC Global Summit, logic (or lack thereof) within the travel, tourism and airline industries and much, much more.
Dr. Taleb Rifai, Secretary General of the UNWTO, was joined by the CEO of Union Pay, Mr GE Huayong, and Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, the Honourable Edmund Bartlett at the opening press conference of the WTTC Global Summit 2017 in Bangkok on Wednesday, 26 April 2017.
Sport tourism, the Cathay Pacific / HSBC Hong Kong Sevens and The Park Lane Hong Kong, a Pullman Hotel - Interview with Mr. Luc Bollen, General Manager of the 5-star hotel in Causeway Bay.
Avani Hotels and Resorts' global expansion plans. Exclusive HD video interview with Alejandro Bernabe, Group Director.
What is a Panama Hat, what is a Montecristi, how
are they made, why are they so famous and what does Ecuador have
to do with them? Those are just five of the many questions we put
to Mrs. Anne-Claude Toral, Managing Director of Thailand-based
Exclusive HD video interview with John Roberts, Group Director of Sustainability and Conservation, Minor Hotels Group. In this interview, which took place at the 15th King's Cup Elephant Polo Tournament in Bangkok on 10 March 2017, we ask John about the Golden Triangle Asian Elephant Foundation which he helped to establish.
Travelodge Hotels' Brands and Expansion Plans in Asia Pacific. Exclusive HD video interview with Stephen Burt, Chairman of Travelodge Hotels (Asia).
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Videos from Sabre's Travel Technology Exchange (TTX) APAC 2016,
HD Videos from AAPA's 60th Assembly of Presidents 2016 in Manila,
from the ATF 2010,
Videos from the ATF 2011,
HD Videos from ATF 2012,
Videos from ATF 2013,
HD Videos from ATF 2014,
HD Videos from ATF 2015,
HD Videos from ATF 2016,
HD Videos from the Singapore Airshow 2010,
HD Videos from Asian Aerospace 2011,
HD Videos from Singapore Airshow 2012,
HD Videos from Farnborough 2012,
HD Videos from Singapore Airshow 2014,
Videos from the Hua Hin Kiteboarding World Cup 2010,
HD Videos from Hua Hin in August 2010,
HD Videos from Rest Detail Hotel in Hua Hin,
HD Videos from King's Cup Elephant Polo 2012 in Hua Hin,
HD Videos from JATA Tourism Forum & Travel
HD Videos from JATA Tourism Expo 2016,
HD Videos from Hong Kong Cricket Sixes 2012,
HD Videos from the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens 2010,
HD Videos from the 2010 Bintan Triathlon,
HD Videos from the Mandarin Oriental Dhara Dhevi Chiang Mai,
HD Videos from WTM 2011 and
from Terengganu, Malaysia (2015) with much more on
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