Top 6 questions expats hate answering!
I’ve been there before. It’s a nice Friday night and I’m having drinks at the local watering hole. A friend brings along a ‘new acquaintance from abroad’. I'm a nice…Read More
How to: Choose the right mobile plan in Singapore
But with the many options offered by the local telcos, where does one begin to choose the perfect mobile plan in Singapore? Well, it begins here with this guide. Telecommunication…Read More
Best dive destinations near Singapore
If a trip down into the deep blue is the kind of vacation you seek, read on to check out some of the dive spots you can consider when planning…Read More
How Co-working in Singapore Eases Everyday Life
Image credit: pexels.com From fashion, food and beverage to oil and gas, every field in the market is trying to take a stance here. With more and more businesses,…Read More
Industry News: More are going to Mexico, Co-Living is in India and Hospitality needs to attract talents
Mexico is reeling in the touristsA recent study by SiteMinder has revealed that Mexico is the new place to be. Numbers show that tourist arrivals increased by four per cent…Read More
Industry News: Italy is going down while France is on the up and Marriot joins the race.
2023 will see Italy face a 16% drop in online sales of hotel bookingsSiteMinder has revealed findings that suggest direct hotel bookings in Italy will drop to 16% by the…Read More
Industry News: How the Hospitality Industry is going green by looking up.
Meeting the consumer-shift towards a more sustainable future and enhancing reputations of major hotel operators is the focus that energy companies are employing. By targeting large energy consumers, the step…Read More
Industry News: Accor and Marriot invest heavily in the prosperity of Danang.
Southeast Asia's foreign tourist arrivals swelled 40% from 2012 to 2017 to well over 100 million a year. One of the region's hottest resort cities is Danang, on Vietnam's central…Read More
Industry News: HBA DNA and Onyx Hospitality to form a new hotel concept.
HBA DNA announced its first major project with Bangkok-based ONYX Hospitality Group. Shama Hub will be an all-new serviced apartments and co-living concept. Featuring contemporary design inspired by the location…Read More
Industry News: Serviced apartments in Hong Kong are reaping the benefits of uncertainty.
Uncertainty in the economy see's companies in Hong Kong withholding their long term plans for talent relocation. Short term accommodation options are the pick of the lot as serviced apartment…Read More
Industry News: China’s hotel industry is skyrocketing.
In a new report, the data-crunchers noted the country's total hotel-construction pipeline stands at 2,761 hotels with 580,635 rooms, up 12 per cent by hotels and 6 per cent by…Read More
Industry News: Finding new opportunities in the hospitality industry.
Discussions from the second day of the International Hotel Investment Forum recognises the maturity of the hospitality industry. Investors are looking at new ways and channels to tap on by…Read More
Industry News: Paramount Corp to see it big in 2019.
Paramount Corp Bhd aims to see a projected number of launches in 2019 as the developer targets sales of RM1 billion for the year. Phase three of its Utropolis Batu…Read More
Co-Living in Singapore; what’s it about?
Co-living, Singapore and pragmatism go hand in hand. The concept of co-living is not entirely new in this small island. With associated real estate outlets and options existing since 2016,…Read More
Industry News: ASAP launches a directory of Quality Accredited serviced apartments.
The leading association for serviced apartment providers has launched an official directory, as it bids to showcase Quality Accredited serviced apartments - helping to improve the standard of delivery for…Read More
Industry News: Wellness tourism explored, 2017-2025.
The growth of leisure travel is also serving to boost wellness tourism. Travellers from different parts of the world, seeking to experience local culture tend to experience local age-old health…Read More
Industry News: Impact of Chinese travellers on the travel industry.
According to The China Outbound Tourism Research Institute (COTRI), the number of overseas trips made within a year by Chinese tourists will exceed 400 million by 2030. And in 2017,…Read More
Industry News: New court ruling to help Australian Expats
A new court ruling against the Australian Taxation Office moved to change current laws on taxing Australian Expats highlighting the difficulty in defining a "permanent place of abode". This suggested…Read More
Industry News: Portable hotel rooms at your service.
Need a hotel? The Flying Nest will send it to you. That's right. Mobile hotels that pop-up in festivals, events and any location. Modular container-styled residences are making a mark…Read More