Asia’s newest landmark destination to rise in Cebu in 2022

NUSTAR Resort and Casino, the premier integrated resort development is set to elevate and redefine five-star luxury in gaming, entertainment, leisure, dining and retail in Cebu and the entire Southern […]

Shangri-La unveils #WithHeart campaign to celebrate 50 years of growing with Asia

In 1971, the first Shangri-La Hotel opened its doors in Singapore, welcoming its guests like family. Since then, Shangri-La’s journey has mirrored Asia’s rapid growth. As the brand marks its […]

STR: Olympics lifted Tokyo hotel occupancy to 17-month high


As host to the delayed summer Olympics, Tokyo posted its highest hotel occupancy in 17 months and saw a pair of day Tokyo’s 47.2% occupancy level for July was the […]

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts in Asia-Pacific to provide free Covid-19 medical coverage

Following the successful introduction of COVID-19 medical coverage at no additional charge for international guests at its Singapore hotels, the Shangri-La Group today announced the expansion of the program to […]

Puyat reminds ‘Staycation Hotels’ to follow rules, protocols

Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat issued a reminder to “staycation hotels,” to adhere to the guidelines and protocols set by the Department of Tourism (DOT) and ensure a memorable and safe […]

Hotels roll out “new normal” practices

By Buddy G. Recio While there are no news updates on the latest hotel closures after Marco Polo Davao has been published, everybody is aware of the eventful crisis the […]

DOT Certificate of Authority to Operate for hotels and resorts compulsory

Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat  advises tourism stakeholders, particularly hotel and resort entrepreneurs to secure a DOT Certificate of Authority to Operate before going back to business under […]

Dusit Thani rebrands Lubi Plantation resort, introduces brand-new facilities and amenities

Davao City, Philippines  – Dusit International has officially rebranded The Beach Club at Lubi Plantation Island, Managed by Dusit as Dusit Thani Lubi Plantation Resort, introducing new beachfront villas and a […]

Accor to grow its hotel network in the Philippines to 22 hotels by end of 2024

Accor, the largest and most geographically diverse hotel group in Asia Pacific will expand its portfolio in the Philippines with a record-setting nine new hotels signed this year which will […]

Raffles Singapore officially reopens

Singapore’s heritage treasure invites guests and visitors to experience a new era of unparalleled luxury  Raffles Singapore is delighted to officially announce its highly anticipated reopening, heralding an exciting new […]