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Malaysian Hotel Taxation Regulations implemented by 1 July 2017

Malaysian Hotel Taxation Regulations implemented by 1 July 2017

Further to an earlier newsflash from our side this month, we would like to send you a most-to-date statement in relation to the implementation of the Malaysian Hotel Tax. In an effort to enhance tourism experiences in Malaysia, the government has [...]

The CEO Story: World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Global Summit: ‘Transforming our World’

The CEO Story: World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Global Summit: ‘Transforming our World’

I had the privilege to attend this year’s WTTC 2017 Global Summit in Bangkok (April 26-27) with the theme ‘Transforming our World’. I thought it would be interesting to share some of the summit’s moments and insights with you, and [...]

The CEO Story: Timor-Leste – A Nation in the Making

The CEO Story: Timor-Leste – A Nation in the Making

Dili, Timor-Leste’s capital, is only 1½ hour by flight from Bali in Indonesia and an hour from Darwin in Australia. However, it is an entirely different world to Australia and has quite a different national character compared to Indonesia. This [...]

The CEO Story: The Art World of Modern China

The CEO Story: The Art World of Modern China

While I was in Beijing recently I took some time off to visit some of my favorite artists and art galleries in China’s capital city. Many of you may have heard of ‘Art798’ (also known as 798 Art Zone or [...]

His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej | an update

His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej | an update

Dear friends and business partners Further to our first announcement on the situation in Thailand after the death of H.M. The King of Thailand yesterday, 13 October 2016, Asian Trails Thailand has been able to obtain more up-to-date information. Following [...]

His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej

His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej

  Dear friends and business partners It is with great sadness and disbelief that the Kingdom of Thailand and all of its subjects has lost its unifying father and dearly beloved King. His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej has passed away [...]