Category: Travel Industry

Falck Global Assistance opens office in Bangkok






This afternoon, 18 June 2017, Falck Global Assistance, will open a new 24/7 emergency response centre in Bangkok. With the opening, Falck Global Assistance has established a hub for its expanding activities in Southeast Asia. Since its establishment in 2009, Falck Global Assistance has been growing rapidly. The opening in Bangkok is the third location…

Denmark opens new visa centers in three Chinese cities






On Thursday 1 June 2017, Denmark opened new visa centers in three Chinese cities; Fuzhou, Shenzhen and Xi’an. The three new centers are part of Denmark’s continued efforts to ease the journey of an increasing number of Chinese tourists in connection with China Denmark Tourism Year in 2017, as well as ease the pressure on the nine…

Singapore Airlines’ first flight to Stockholm






On Tuesday 30 May 2017, Singapore Airlines added Stockholm in Sweden to its route network. The first flight between Singapore and Sweden was celebrated at Changi Airport with Swedish meatballs and traditional ribbon-cutting. Operating five times a week from Singapore Changi Airport, SQ362 flies to Stockholm, via Moscow. The new route will complement Singapore Airlines’ existing…

Nordic exhibition opened at Changi Airport






A little piece of the cold North will be exhibited at Changi Airport in Singapore from 26 May to 26 June 2017. As a part of Changi’s Travellers’ Series, the new exhibition called Nordic Adventures was opened on 26 May 2017. The opening was attended by the Ambassadors and diplomatic representatives from all the Nordic…

Discover wedding heaven in dream destinations with Akaryn hotels and resorts






Discover bespoke wedding bliss in dream destinations across Thailand. ALEENTA HUA HIN – PRANBURI Add a touch of “Thainess” and opt for Thai Orchid Package, which include a traditional Khan Mak long drum procession, a private Monks blessing, an authentic Thai wedding ceremony in private villa decorated with Thai flowers and a sumptuous Thai buffet to celebrate the union…

Swedish hotelier Eric Hallin at Bangkok’s Scandinavian oasis






ScandAsia talks to Mr Eric Hallin, General Manager of the four-star Rembrandt Hotel Bangkok, and also the newly elected President of the Thai Swedish Chamber of Commerce. Bearing the same prestigious name as the famous painter brings certain expectations and anticipation, which is immediately met in the grand lobby of this dowtown Bangkok hotel; bringing…

Norwegian launches London-Singapore airline route






Changi Airport Group and Norwegian Air Shuttle (Norwegian)  have announced the arrival of the Scandinavian low-cost airline to Singapore. And as the rumours have finally been confirmed it is not a Scandinavian destination but from London (Gatwick) that Norwegian will be connecting Europe with Singapore. Norwegian is scheduled to commence non-stop services on 28 September 2017.…

Beachfront villa getaway






BEACHFRONT VILLA GETAWAY at Aleenta Phuket – Phang Nga Resort & Spa Booking & Staying Period: Now until October 31, 2017 3-BEDROOM BEACHFRONT VILLA Wallow in the spacious beachside sanctuary with 3 separate bedrooms with en suite bathroom, direct beach access and a private pool. Ideal for family gathering and a getaway with friends.THB21,999 per night, inclusive of Gourmet breakfast for 6 persons.…

Saab Group, Vestergaard target Asian air traffic expansion






Saab Group and Vestergaard Company, where also among the Nordic companies attending the Inter Airport South East Asia trade show, held in Singapore on 15 – 17 February 2017. Technology and automation are increasingly becoming important also in Asia as airports seek to become more efficient to face larger labour costs, very strong increase in…