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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…

INVITATION: akyra Beach Club Phuket | Grand Opening Party | from 5 PM, March 18, 2017

Join us! A night to remember, full of celebration Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 7 to 11 PM Savor the lavish selection of Akyra Signature cocktails and canapés. Enjoy exclusive entertainments including fashion show, mask fire performance, live saxophonist, vocal by Malika Kazakova, Tony percussion drum show and international guest DJ Jerome Biales joining the…

ITB ASIA 2017 – Asia’s leading travel trade show

A substantial number of Nordic exhibiotors and trade visitors are expected to attend the Asian version of Messe Berlin’s ITB, which wil take place from 25 to 27 October 2017. ITB ASIA 2017 is Asia’s largest and only hybrid show, bringing 10,876 show attendees from MICE, Corporate, and Leisure sectors. A purely B2B show with 100% pre-schedule appointments, ITB Asia had…

First naturist resort in Bangkok

The groundbreaking ceremony of a new naturist boutique resort, “BareFeet Naturist Resort”, was performed today at the site 30 minutes north of Bangkok city center. The resort will be the first in Bangkok offering a secure environment for tourists and locals enjoying a clothes free lifestyle. Barefeet Naturist Resort will be operated as a member resort of Naturist Association Thailand Co., Ltd.