Travel Insights


Trade Talk: Choe Peng Sum of Pan Pacific Hotels Group
The CEO of the Singapore-based luxury hospitality firm shares how the company is giving back to local communities and moving full speed ahea...
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...