Copy
View in browser
phone CONTACT US: communications@PATA.org
Join PATA now | April 28, 2016
image_560x190
Meet the speaker from China Voyage
Meet the sellers of our Northeast Asia Pavilion
Meet Mark Liang Wang, Vice President and General Manager of Beijing Oriental Century Travel Service – China Voyage.

Mark has 25 years of extensive understanding in the travel and tours business. Good communications skills have helped him to secure a wide range of national and international connections.
We’re excited to feature the first list of confirmed sellers at our Northeast Asia Pavilion: the Hong Kong Tourism Board, Taiwan Tourism Bureau, Macao Government Tourism Office, China National Tourist Office, and Korea Tourism Organisation (KTO).

Join them at PTM 2016 this September!
Join him at PATAcademy HCD June 2016

Register now for PTM 2016
image_560x190
Enjoy your complimentary tours of Guam
Enrich your experience at the PATA Annual Summit (PAS) 2016 with complimentary tours of Guam, courtesy of the Guam Visitors Bureau. Choose from three exciting tour routes.

Pre-booking is essential as each tour is limited to 50 participants.
Check out complimentary tour packages

Register for PAS 2016
layout4_image_280x298
PATA CEO meets with CNTA Chairman Li Jinzao

 

PATA UPDATES
China National Tourism Administration (CNTA) Chairman Li Jinzao, in welcoming Mario Hardy - CEO of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) - to Beijing, shared ideas on how to strengthen communications and cooperation between the two organisations. Also present at the meeting was CNTA Vice Chairman Li Shihong.
Read More

Press Releases

Join PATA Foundation Gala Dinner for a good cause
layout5_image_280x298

 

PATA FOUNDATION
Book your ticket now at US$100 each to join your colleagues and friends at this entertaining night and help the PATA Foundation support deserving causes across the Asia Pacific region.
For a good cause
Angle-top-left
Angle-top-left
image_480x107.jpg

 

 
                                    
GREEN TIP

Tourism partnerships - work together to achieve the SDGs!
Angle-bottom-left
Angle-bottom-left
PATA BUILDS YOUR INSIGHTS
Key insights from PATAmPOWER

Surge in LCC seat capacity from Asia to Southeast Asia during 1Q2016

Scheduled low cost carrier (LCC) seat capacity from Northeast Asia to Southeast Asia increased by 44.6 percent during 1Q2015 compared to the same period last year with an additional 1.12 million seats available for purchase. Growth from Northeast Asia was driven by LCC routes from China and Korea (ROK). LCC seat capacity from South Asia and West Asia also witnessed strong year-on-year growth of 25.8 percent and 56.1 percent respectively for the same period.

Find out more on latest international visitor arrivals at http://mPOWER.PATA.org.
PATA Publication

Order now for Annual Tourism Monitor 2016 Early Edition (ATM)



The ATM Early Edition 2016 provides a snapshot of travel movements into major Asia Pacific destinations during 2015, identifying ‘top’ destinations in terms of visitor volumes and annual growth. Highlights also include an overview of arrivals from key source markets including China, France, Germany, India, Japan, Korea (ROK), the USA and the UK. ATM 2016 Early Edition is set for publication in the first half of this year.

Order your copy now from the
PATA Store or contact the publications team at publications@PATA.org.
Angle-top-left
Angle-top-left
WELCOME NEW PATA MEMBER

Secret Indochina


Secret Indochina was conceived in 2011, following the meeting of two professionals passionate about authentic travel: Tran Quang Hieu and Nicolas Vidal. Secret Indochina, Destination Management Company branch of Amica JSC, strives to lead travellers to outstanding sites, magical places and little-known ethnic communities.
Angle-bottom-left
Angle-bottom-left
CHAPTER & STUDENT CHAPTER NEWS

Nepal Chapter holds 40th AGM in Kathmandu
 

PATA Nepal Chapter held its 40th AGM on 21 April 2016 at the Radisson Hotel in Kathmandu with the theme 'Embracing Disruption for Sustainable Growth'.

The AGM was attended by 170 members and guests from the tourism fraternity. Rt. Hon. Madhav Kumar Nepal, former Prime Minister was the Chief Guest and Hon. Prakash Jwala, Member of Parliament and Chairman of the Finance Committee from the House of Representatives was the Guest of Honour.
 Read More.

NEWS HIGHLIGHTS FROM PATA MEMBERS

Questex: Hotel Investment Conference aims to help investors target their next opportunities for premium return despite economic uncertainty
 

The 8th Asia Pacific Hotel Investment Conference (APHIC), part of the International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF) Summit Series of events and produced by Questex Hospitality Group, is ready to welcome 40 international speakers and over 200 delegates representing more than 150 hotel and real estate companies on 25-27 May 2016 at Dusit Thani Bangkok. Read More.

HotelsPro: Revenue growth prompts office openings
 

HotelsPro, global leader in professional travel solutions, has opened two new offices in the United Kingdom and China.

The online hotel booking system provides a fully interactive environment for travel professionals to choose from over 200,000 hotels worldwide. According to the company’s spokesperson, this recent venture has been a result of impressive revenue growth in Q12016.
 Read More.

Greenest Hotels of 2016 named by Green Hotelier
 

As part of Responsible Business Week and to mark Earth Day on Friday April 22, Green Hotelier has named the winners of the Green Hotelier Awards 2016.

The winning hotels in four regions around the world represent those which have made the biggest commitments to sustainability with innovative programmes that positively impact their people, their community and the planet.
 Read More.
LATEST PATA MEMBER NEWS
  
Divider
PATA Premier Partner
 

PATA Premier Media Partner
 
PATA Strategic Partners
PATA Preferred Partners
PATA Alliance Partner

PAS 2016 Media Partners
Angle-top-left
Angle-top-left