Koto Foundation students

News

Hospitality helping disadvantaged youth

Le Garçon Saigon head chef Bao La and his mother, chef Chieu Thi Le – the inspiration behind the restaurant – are inviting guests to a family-style charity banquet at this Saigonese grillhouse on August 1st. The one-night only event will support The Koto Foundation, a charity that teaches disadvantaged Vietnamese youth to support themselves

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News

Skyscanner app

Innovation in hospitality app

Skyscanner is a global travel search company founded in 2003 and now helping over 50 million people each month with their travel options. Now a new integrated mobile app crunches data to provide a variety of options to help users make decisions on the go. Downloadable now, the free, flexible smartphone app has easy-to-change parameters,

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137 Pillars House Chiang Mai

137 awards

137 Pillars House at Chiang Mai is enjoying some success at the moment as it is named number one resort in Southeast Asia, number five best resort in Asia, and number 37 best hotel in the world by readers of AHCT’s sister publication Travel & Leisure. Chiang Mai was also voted as the 15th best

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Summer F&B at Ritz-Carlton Macau

Elevation and intrigue at Ritz-Carlton

This summer, The Ritz-Carlton, Macau is combining service and culinary craftsmanship to offer guests “elevated and intriguing experiences.” From the latest wine consumption technique using the Coravin equipment, (as featured in the July/August issue of Asian Hotel & Catering Times Product News pages) to cocktail creations uniquely served with chilled ingredients and summer BBQ brunch

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Design

Web

Artistic ingredients

When a restaurant promotes itself as ‘honest about art, serious about food’ you know you’re in for an interesting time. Zara Horner visits Duddell’s http://www.asianhotelandcateringtimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/22-25-Design-May-June-16.pdf

Drink

Koto Foundation students

Hospitality helping disadvantaged youth

Le Garçon Saigon head chef Bao La and his mother, chef Chieu Thi Le – the inspiration behind the restaurant – are inviting guests to a family-style charity banquet at this Saigonese grillhouse on August 1st. The one-night only event will support The Koto Foundation, a charity that teaches disadvantaged Vietnamese youth to support themselves

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Equipment

Popular buffet style dining

Buffets

Representing a substantial financial investment, buffets play an integral part in hotel and restaurant food service, allowing for creative meal presentations alongside the feeding of lots of people very quickly. What do manufacturers and end-users see as key to the modern buffet’s success, asks Dan Creffield You know what they say – you can keep

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Food

Koto Foundation students

Hospitality helping disadvantaged youth

Le Garçon Saigon head chef Bao La and his mother, chef Chieu Thi Le – the inspiration behind the restaurant – are inviting guests to a family-style charity banquet at this Saigonese grillhouse on August 1st. The one-night only event will support The Koto Foundation, a charity that teaches disadvantaged Vietnamese youth to support themselves

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Management

Arief Yahya

ASEAN tourism changes

The standardisation of skills required in ASEAN’s tourism industry will take a big step forward at a unique conference in August. Government ministers from around ASEAN will join with tourism industry stakeholders to launch the Mutual Recognition Arrangement for Tourism Professionals (MRA-TP) at the international conference on MRA-TP in Jakarta, 8-9 August. The standardisation and

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Market Report

Sven Gevers

East of Suez

Foreign investors and tourists are beating a path to Myanmar’s door as democratic reforms make the country once again an attractive travel destination, Michael Taylor writes       Myanmar languished under a military dictatorship for nearly four decades. During that period, the country’s tourism and hospitality industries were the exclusive domain of the government.

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New Products

Skyscanner app

Innovation in hospitality app

Skyscanner is a global travel search company founded in 2003 and now helping over 50 million people each month with their travel options. Now a new integrated mobile app crunches data to provide a variety of options to help users make decisions on the go. Downloadable now, the free, flexible smartphone app has easy-to-change parameters,

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Technology

Skyscanner app

Innovation in hospitality app

Skyscanner is a global travel search company founded in 2003 and now helping over 50 million people each month with their travel options. Now a new integrated mobile app crunches data to provide a variety of options to help users make decisions on the go. Downloadable now, the free, flexible smartphone app has easy-to-change parameters,

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