Middle Eastern and APAC airlines ahead in implementing COVID-19 traveller safety and health protocols

Web In Travel (WIT) · 23 Jun

VIDEC, a travel industry focused advisory and analytics firm, performed an analysis of 70 airlines across six continents to track airlines’ readiness

Covid-19 Wrap: Hotelbeds launches 'Holiday for Heroes' campaign, AirAsia's employees turn to food delivery in the new normal, and more...

Web In Travel (WIT) · 29 Apr

The Covid-19 Wrap is part of WiT’s “Unity In Crisis” series, a round-up of news on the coronavirus and its impact on travel.

Dream Cruises suspends Genting Dream's Singapore operations

Web In Travel (WIT) · 20 Feb

Dream Cruises is 'voluntarily' suspending the operations of Genting Dream from Singapore from 23 February until 27 March, citing ongoing concern surr

European airlines top earners of 'a la carte revenue', Asian carriers second
European airlines top earners of 'a la carte revenue', Asian carriers second

Web In Travel (WIT) · 20 Feb

European airlines led in the sale of ancillary adds-on for 2019 with US$31.5 billion in revenue while their Asian counterparts are second with US$$21

Covid-19: APAC travel takes hit, SEA startups will struggle for funding
Covid-19: APAC travel takes hit, SEA startups will struggle for funding

Web In Travel (WIT) · 18 Feb

No one doubts the impact of Covid-19 will be felt in every sector, from airlines to hotels and startups. A report from Velocity Ventures, a VC fund b

2020 touted as a "year in recovery" for Singapore tourism in face of Corona virus scares
2020 touted as a "year in recovery" for Singapore tourism in face of Corona virus scares

Web In Travel (WIT) · 11 Feb

Riding off the back of four years of consecutive growth, the Singapore Tourism Board is bracing itself for a rough year, and has estimated that visit

The Wrap: Cooperation not 'arbitrary restrictions and blanket travel bans' to deal with coronavirus: AAPA

Web In Travel (WIT) · 10 Feb

News Roundup: Call by AAPA for cooperation and assurance of safe air travel over Covid-19 fears, JTB’s-Agoda collaboration in powering new websites,

Trip.com Group, in crisis mode, launches "Safeguard Cancellation Guarantee" to protect travellers

Web In Travel (WIT) · 27 Jan

In response to the coronavirus crisis which has severely affected travel demand during the peak Lunar New Year season, Trip.com Group has launched a

For love and money: From Taipei to Penang, how two independent hoteliers are doing it their way

Web In Travel (WIT) · 26 Mar

With the theme of “Love & Money: How To Do Both” threading through WiT Indie held in Penang on March 15, it was interesting to hear the responses fro

Unlocking travel through food: How SORTED went from how-to cooking videos to destination marketing

Web In Travel (WIT) · 8 Oct

At the inspiration stage of travel, video content is not a new phenomenon in its ability to inspire, motivate and move audiences.

Impact of technology on travel: Enriches not dehumanises the travel experience, report says
Impact of technology on travel: Enriches not dehumanises the travel experience, report says

Web In Travel (WIT) · 27 Aug

A friend was in Shanghai recently and took a cab to a restaurant, and on arrival she took out cash to pay for the fare. The driver stared at her, sai

Letter from Sydney: Of food made for instagram and the journey towards NDC, diversity and chatbots

Web In Travel (WIT) · 3 Aug

At the Two Sis café in Pyrmont where I had lunch my last day in Sydney, the place was packed with youngsters from Asia – there’s a local university n