NEWS: Starwood launches MICE loyalty program

Starwood Hotels and Resorts recently announced it will launch a loyalty scheme for meeting and travel professionals next month, on October 15, 2014. micenet AUSTRALIA was among a select group of international MICE media invited to the official launch of the scheme, known as SPG Pro, at the St Regis Bangkok. The all-new loyalty program is a clear indication the international hotel group, which has a strong presence in the luxury leisure market, is now focusing its sights on meetings and increasing its market share in […]

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NEWS: Qantas partners with Bangkok Airways

Qantas this week announced a new codeshare agreement with Bangkok Airways, which is set to significantly improve the national carrier’s travel options across South East Asia. From March 30, Qantas customers will be able to book Bangkok Airways services from Bangkok and Singapore to six new destinations in Thailand, including Ko Samui, Chiang Mai and Phuket. Qantas international CEO Simon Hickey said the agreement was another step forward in delivering on the airline’s strategy to offer better options for customers travelling between Australia and Asia. […]

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