The World Travel & Tourism Council’s annual Economic Impact Report (EIR) recently revealed the dramatic impact COVID-19 had on South Korea’s travel and tourism sector, wiping out USD33,3 billion from the nation’s economy.
In April 2019, Delta is scheduled to commence a service from Incheon International Airport in Seoul, South Korea, to Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport, using the airline’s newly refurbished Boeing B777 fleet.
The brand’s 500th hotel, Novotel Ambassador Seoul Dongdaemun debuted in South Korea.
Vietjet continues its Asia expansion programme with the launch of two new international routes, Hanoi – Taichung (Taiwan) and Danang – Daegu (South Korea).
Hong Kong flagship Cathay Pacific and Kazakhstan’s national carrier Air Astana have begun codesharing on a number of their services.
Windstar Cruises’ second season for the 212-passenger Star Legend across Asia is scheduled to commence this autumn after her inaugural Alaska summer season.
ISPS Handa New Zealand Open recently provided a valuable opportunity to promote New Zealand as a world-class golfing destination, announced Tourism New Zealand.
Sports Events 365 has further expanded and launched its service in South Korea.
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has announced it will open a new 300-room Holiday Inn Express hotel in Seoul, South Korea in 2018.
Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts marked a milestone with the grand opening of Le Méridien Seoul, the brand’s first hotel in Korea.