Business Travel

Hilton offers discounted rates for direct bookings by HHonors members

February 22, 2016

SINGAPORE – Hilton HHonors members can now receive an exclusive discount on room rates by booking directly through Hilton brand websites, the Hilton HHonors mobile app, Hilton reservation call centres, or through preferred corporate travel partners and approved travel agents at more than 4,500 hotels around the world, excluding hotels in mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan.

China Southern expecting to double profit for 2015

January 29, 2016

BEIJING - China Southern Airlines Co Ltd has released a statement on Wednesday predicting that its net profit rose between 110% and 130% during 2015. If the estimates are accurate, it potentially means that Asia’s largest carrier by fleet number had a possible net profit of more than RMB3.72 billion (considering the company’s 2014 net profit of RMB1.773 billion, or USS269.49 million), according to a report in China Daily.

Shangri-La launches dining rewards for Golden Circle loyalty members

January 29, 2016

HONG KONG – As part of fifth anniversary celebrations of the group’s Golden Circle loyalty programme, Shangri-La Hotel and Resorts has announced the global launch of its ‘Instant Dining Awards’ programme, allowing members to dine out on GC Award Points at all managed restaurants and outlets in all 95 Shangri-La, Kerry, Hotel Jen and Traders hotels and resorts.