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Carnival eyes 50 per cent of Asian cruise market in 2017 Raini Hamdi, Singapore, May 3, 2013
THE world's largest cruise company, Carnival Corporation, is aiming for a 50 per cent share of the Asian cruise market in 2017 and intends to establish South-east Asia as Caribbean of the East, with Singapore as the hub.

CLIA plans to engage Asian travel agencies Raini Hamdi, Singapore, May 3, 2013
THE Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) is looking to be "more robust" in Asia, according to president and CEO Christine Duffy.

Luxury business hotel to rise at Singapore's tallest building Singapore, May 3, 2013
COME 2016, Singapore-based developer GuocoLand will roll out an integrated mixed-use development in the heart of the CBD, which will comprise a hotel, offices, apartments as well as retail and event space.

Upscale hotel planned for heritage building in Yangon Rahul Khanna, Yangon, May 3, 2013
PLANS are afoot to convert the former colonial-era Police Commissioner's building on Yangon's Strand Road into a US$50 million five-star hotel.

Luxury Travel debuts scheduled departures in Vietnam, Cambodia Hanoi, May 3, 2013
ENCOURAGED by Vietnam's and Cambodia's growing potential as luxury travel destinations, Luxury Travel Vietnam will roll out its first set departure tours in the two countries from June.

SilkAir grows Indonesian footprint Singapore, May 3, 2013
SILKAIR will soon fly to two more cities in Indonesia - Semarang and Makassar - expanding its Indonesian network to 11 destinations.

HotelQuickly moves in on last-minute booking market Hong Kong, May 3, 2013
HAVING launched its same-day hotel booking mobile application in Hong Kong, Thailand, Singapore, Taiwan, Indonesia and Malaysia in March, Hong Kong-based HotelQuickly has added Vietnam and Macau to its portfolio, becoming another contender in the last-minute booking marketplace that is heating up in Asia (TTG Asia e-Daily, November 21, 2012).

Indonesia pushes new MICE destinations Mimi Hudoyo, reporting from Indonesia Corporate Meeting & Incentive Travel Mart, Semarang, May 3, 2013
ENTERING its sixth edition this year, the Indonesia Corporate Meeting & Incentive Travel Mart (ICMITM) has helped to introduce new cities in the country as MICE destinations.

Indian carriers' fare unbundling may not result in lower prices Shekhar Niyogi, Kolkata, May 2, 2013
INDIA'S Ministry of Civil Aviation has given the green light for Indian carriers to unbundle certain services and charge separate fees for each of them, including check-in baggage, seat preference, selection of meals and beverages, and carriage of sports equipment.

Garuda posts bigger Q1 loss Jakarta, May 2, 2013
NATIONAL carrier Garuda Indonesia recorded a net loss of US$33.7 million in the first quarter of 2013, which was over 200 per cent greater than the same period last year.

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