20 February 17 | The Straits Times by JALELAH ABU BAKER
The crowds have given the thumbs up to this year's National Association of Travel Agents Singapore (Natas) travel fair, the first since some members of a break-off group rejoined after a two-year absence.
Over three days till it ended yesterday, the fair attracted nearly 111,000 visitors, almost double the 58,000 at last year's event.
The fair, held at the Singapore Expo, was free to the public...
15 February 17 | The Business Times by NISHA RAMCHANDANI
THE Singapore Tourism Board (STB) is projecting modest growth for the local tourism industry this year, after last year's better-than-expected performance delivered a record number of visitors which hit a new high in spend. The STB, expecting Singapore to ride on the Asia-Pacific's burgeoning demand for travel, has forecast arrivals of 16.4 million to 16.7 million for this year; tourism spend is...
05 February 17 | The Straits Times by EUNICE QUEK
The finest in Asian gastronomy is once again in the spotlight with the fifth edition of the Asian Masters gourmet extravaganza kicking off on March 1.
There will be a slew of food events - from specially designed dinners to cooking workshops - throughout next month, as well as monthly dining promotions which run until February next year.
It is organised by Sphere Exhibits, a wholly owned subsidi...