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Taal volcano erupts in the Philippines

Taal volcano erupts in the Philippines

13 January 2020 Tourism News

The Taal volcano has erupted in the Philippines sending a massive plume of ash and steam over the Batangas province. Nearly 50,000 people living near the volcano have heeded official warnings to evacuate as fears of a larger eruption grow, officials said on Monday.

Marie Venus Tan, chief operating officer, Philippines Tourism Promotions Board

Marie Venus Tan, chief operating officer, Philippines Tourism Promotions Board

7 November 2018 Videos

Breaking Travel News catches up with Marie Venus Tan, chief operating officer of the Philippines Tourism Promotions Board, during World Travel Market in London. With the destination at the forefront of overtourism, following the closure of Boracay, she tells us how the country is protecting the environment while meeting the needs of the hospitality sector and reveals what is on the agenda for 2019.

Brulhart  to lead Mövenpick Resort & Spa Boracay

Brulhart to lead Mövenpick Resort & Spa Boracay

31 October 2018 Hotel News

A Swiss national with three decades of hospitality management experience, André Brulhart has worked with a series of leading brands. He has also spent more than 20 years in Thailand, heading up popular hotels and resorts in Bangkok, Phuket and Pattaya.

Rosewood unveils plans for four new hotels in Asia

Rosewood unveils plans for four new hotels in Asia

18 October 2018 Hotel News

Rosewood Hotel Group has signalled the next chapter of its Asian expansion with appointments to manage four key properties. These include Rosewood Shenzhen, due to open in 2022, Rosewood Hermana Mayor (2023), New World Jaipur Resort (2023) and Rosewood Shanghai (2024.)