Travel Insights


Trade Talk: Mei Mei Song of Plaza Premium Group
The airport hospitality company’s Global Brand and Product Transformation Director details its recovery strategy and ongoing expansion.
Trade Talk: Lucy Jackson Walsh of Lightfoot Travel
A Q&A with the luxe operator’s Co-founder and Director in charge of business development, who shares how Covid-19 is reshaping the world o...
Trade Talk: Joon Aun Ooi of Wyndham Hotels and Resorts
The group’s President for Asia Pacific explains why he’s optimistic about the future of the regional hospitality and travel industry.
Trade Talk: Marco Groten of Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Hyatt’s Area Vice President for Indonesia tells us how the brand has adapted to current circumstances and highlights its future openings i...
Trade Talk: Christine Galle of Heavens Portfolio
The Managing Director of the Asia-based PR firm, which represents luxury hotels and wellness resorts around the world, talks about weatherin...
Trade Talk: John Blanco of Capella Bangkok
The General Manager of the upcoming ultra-luxe hotel explains what guests can expect when Capella debuts its first Thai outpost next month.
Trade Talk: Ho Kwon Ping of Banyan Tree Holdings
The founder and executive chairman of the Singapore-based hospitality group speaks about the road to recovery and sustainability’s key rol...
Trade Talk: Jared Lee of Qatar Airways
The airline’s Vice President for Southeast Asia tells us about changes to the inflight experience and what the company plans to do with it...
Trade Talk: Thomas Meier of Minor Hotels
The group’s Senior Vice President for Hotel Operations in Asia shares his thoughts on safety protocols, regional reopenings, and Avani hot...