Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

YAANA Bike Challenge Raises US$25000 for Operation Smile Kids

Three-day ride in Vietnam raises funds to pay for numerous cleft palate operations for Asian children YAANA Ventures presented US$25000 to Operation Smile Thailand and Vietnam on 25 September in Bangkok. The donation was made possible by 20 energetic rider-sponsors who joined the inaugural YAANA Bike Challenge. The three-day 226 km bike ride took place [...]

Operation Smile Thailand Thanks YAANA Bike Challenge Riders

Ahead of the event, five-year old recipient of a successful cleft palate operation also wishes the riders well Operation Smile Thailand has thanked the 20 riders of the inaugural YAANA Bike Challenge and wished them well for the 226-km fundraiser for the charity. The three-day corporate challenge takes place 9-11 September in central Vietnam. It [...]

Khiri Travel Opens Office in Hoi An, Vietnam

Hoi An heritage attractions now feature strongly in Khiri Travel’s signature itineraries for Vietnam Khiri Travel Vietnam has opened a new office in Hoi An, on the central coast of Vietnam. The office, which opened 1 September, is Khiri Travel’s third in the country, along with Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) and Hanoi. Hoi An [...]

New Annual Corporate Bike Tour Challenge Announced in Asia

Inaugural three-day ride will champion sustainability, encourage progressive companies to do more in the region, and raise funds for Operation Smile The inaugural YAANA Bike Challenge will take place in Vietnam, 9-11 September, 2017. The objective is to bring together progressive corporate managers to have fun and enjoy amazing scenery while they push themselves mentally [...]

No More Heart of Darkness: Khiri Travel Announces ‘Back Roads’ Border Crossing Trips Connecting Laos and Vietnam

“Joseph Conrad called it a journey into the ‘heart of darkness’. I see it more as a heritage trip through Indochina’s mountains of light and hope” – Jack Bartholomew, Regional Director Indochina, Khiri Travel Ahead of ITB Berlin, Khiri Travel has introduced two new tours linking Laos with Vietnam: an 8 day/7 night trip that [...]

How to Make Dollars and Sense of Mekong Tourism Industry Investments

BANGKOK, 3 June, 2015 – Money matters in Mekong region tourism will be in sharp focus on 17 June at the Mekong Tourism Investment Summit in Da Nang, Vietnam. CEOs and stalwarts of innovative hotel brands, leading NGOs, investment agencies and tourism money pundits will analyze what’s hot and what’s not in Mekong region tourism. [...]

Mekong Tourism Forum 2015 Introduces New Format

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Registration is now free for the Mekong Tourism Forum 2015, which comprises four travel industry events in a week in Da Nang, Vietnam, June 15-19 BANGKOK, MAY 14, 2015 – A new format and a range of special events will be part of the 2015 Mekong Tourism Forum, which takes [...]

Khiri Travel Launches Epic 40-Day, 5-Country Tour in Mekong Region

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Bangkok, 13 January 2015 Southeast Asia specialist dmc Khiri Travel creates an adventurous trip with a huge variety of experiences and insights in Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam. Available for travel trade, from only USD 4,030 per person Khiri Travel has launched its “Epic Multi-Country Program,” a 40-day, five-country [...]

SAVE THE DATE: MEKONG TOURISM FORUM 2015 MOVES TO DANANG, VIETNAM

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Tourism Industry meets 16-19 June, 2015 under the theme: ‘Unlocking the Potential of the Mekong Region via Innovative Partnerships’ Bangkok, 7 January 2015: The 2015 Mekong Tourism Forum is set to be hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Viet Nam in Da Nang City at the [...]

Khiri Travel Makes Appointments for Sri Lanka and Indochina

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Bangkok, 30 October 2014 Khiri Travel has announced the appointment of Jack Bartholomew as Regional Director for Indochina. Ruben Derksen has also been appointed as General Manager of Khiri Travel Sri Lanka. Both appointments are with immediate effect. Prior to being promoted to look after Indochina (Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam), [...]

our Great Ways to Interact with Khiri Travel @WTM_London

Travel agents, tour operators and media – here are four great ways to get ahead and advance your own travel industry interests by interacting with Khiri Travel at the World Travel Market in London, 3-6 November 1. Meet Khiri Travel at the Sri Lanka stand AS130 Sri Lanka, Maldives and Indonesia have been added this [...]

Khiri Travel Explores ‘Gong Culture’ in Vietnam’s Central Highlands

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Bangkok, 8 August 2014 Khiri Travel Vietnam has launched a discovery tour that celebrates the unique hilltribe culture of Kontum and its nearby villages in the Central Highlands of Vietnam. The area is known as “The Space of Gong Culture” where gongs play a central cultural role in the lives [...]

Khiri Travel Opens in Indonesia

Khiri Travel has announced the launch of Khiri Travel Indonesia. Khiri Travel will partner with Sunda Trails and open with offices in Lombok and Flores with dedicated English and Dutch speaking teams in place. Sunda Trails has 12 years of inbound tourism operations experience in Indonesia, focusing mostly on ecotourism and rural community exploration, all [...]