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Singapore Michelin Guide debut a likely allure for gastro-tourists Rachel AJ Lee, Singapore, July 22, 2016
SINGAPORE became the only place in the world possible to get a S$5 (US$3.70) Michelin-star meal as two hawker stalls got conferred a one-star Michelin rating in the first ever Singapore Michelin Guide.

Who wants to operate the 'loneliest airport in the world'? Feizal Samath, Colombo, July 22, 2016
IN AN unprecedented move, Sri Lanka is offering open skies and all nine air freedoms to any organisation interested in running its second international airport.

Costa Cruises makes debut in India with Mumbai homeport Mumbai, July 22, 2016
COSTA Cruises is marking its entry into the Indian market with the launch of the Costa neoClassica from homeport Mumbai between December 16, 2016 to March 18, 2017.

Khiri Travel launches first itinerary to war-torn Jaffna Bangkok, July 22, 2016
BANGKOK-based Khiri Travel has introduced a tour itinerary to the city of Jaffna in northern Sri Lanka, one of the first agencies to do so now that the the surrounding region has recovered from civil conflict.

Corporates prefer in-person meetings when doing business London, July 22, 2016
DESPITE the proliferation of technology that makes it easier for companies to communicate internationally, an Egencia study revealed that a majority of corporates still find in-person meetings more effective and productive.

New hotel openings: July 18 to 22, 2016 July 22, 2016
The latest hotel openings and announcements made this week

Photo of the Day: Chris Bailey bids adieu to Centara Bangkok, July 22, 2016
COO of Centara Hotels & Resorts, Chris Bailey, has resigned after 12.5 years of service with the company.

Slate of travel advisories for Turkey after attacks, coup Singapore, July 21, 2016
NATIONS worldwide have issued travel alerts to Turkey this week in the wake of a series of terror attacks and a failed military coup in the country.

Thai agents expect stiff competition as Taiwan grants visa exemption Michael Sanderson, Bangkok, July 21, 2016
THAILAND's outbound agencies should prepare for a mini price war as travellers look to take advantage of Taiwan's visa exemptions, industry figures warn.

Indonesia, New Zealand ink deal to foster tourism cooperation Mimi Hudoyo, Jakarta, July 21, 2016
INDONESIA and New Zealand have signed an MoU in display of their commitment to boost travel between the two countries.

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