Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts marks its Malaysia debut as landmark conference hotel opens in Kuala Lumpur unveiling a strikingly modern hotel and conference centre close to Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). Mövenpick Hotel & Convention Centre KLIA brings new meetings and events venue to one of Southeast Asia’s busiest international air hubs.but in Malaysia,

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Japanese Appeal And Demand Blossoms At Upcoming IT&CM Asia 2018, Showcases 6 Global MICE Cities Ready To Charm. With Japan’s MICE appeal and capabilities continuing to impress, IT&CMA’s largest Japan display to date will feature 6 Global MICE Cities – Fukuoka, Hiroshima, Kobe, Nagasaki, Osaka, Sapporo – to meet eager MICE and Association buyers within the Japan area at IT&CMA later this September in Bangkok.

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CITE 2018

by Reinhard Hohler, Chiang Mai
Under the theme “Human Rights” Professor Paul Chambers from Naresuan University in Phitsanulok conducted another fieldtrip from Chiang Mai to the Golden Triangle. Six American female students, one of them from the Hmong ethnicity, took valuable notes from the vast knowledge of the professor in political science during the 4-day trip, which went along the following program:

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ONYX Hospitality Group announce the appointment of Michael Gaehler as the new General Manager of Oriental Residence Bangkok. Prior to his appointment at Oriental Residence Bangkok, Michael Gaehler was Group General Manager at Regent Hotels and Resorts in Taipei, Taiwan, where he oversaw hotel projects in Vietnam, Taiwan, Indonesia and mainland China.

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Russia has been on the upswing in recent years within the hospitality market, and all indications are that this trend will continue, according to information from the TOPHOTELCONSTRUCTION database.The hotel construction pipeline in Russia is dynamic, with 96 projects upcoming that are slated to yield 18,437 rooms. Of these projects, a near majority are planned in the years to come, with 49 percent of the hotels being planned for the year 2021 or beyond. Meanwhile, 17 percent are slated to open this year, while 25 percent are lined up for 2019 and 9 percent for 2020.

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THAI provided roundtrip air tickets from London-Bangkok to cave diving experts from the British Cave Rescue Council, United Kingdom and transported their rescue equipment. Mr. Robert Charles Harper was part of the rescue team who helped search for a youth football team of 13 people who were trapped inside the Kun Nam Nang Non Cave in Mae Sai District, Chiang Rai province.

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