: ' Australia'

US Dept of Transportation approves Delta Airlines & Virgin Australia trans-Pacific alliance

Air travelers will enjoy more competition and expanded air travel choices across the Pacific between the United States and Australia, thanks to new alliance between Virgin Australia and Delta Airlines that has just received the stamp [...]

Strictly Ballroom, the musical, to have its World Premiere in Sydney Australia

Film director and actor, Baz Luhrmann and NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell have announced that the stage musical of the iconic Australian film Strictly Ballroom will have its world premiere and first run in Sydney at the [...]

David Hicks cheered at first public appearance

Guantanamo Bay detainee David Hicks received a standing ovation at his first public appearance, at the Sydney Writers Festival today. [...]

Manhattan plastic surgeon creates an app to boost medical tourism to NYC

Manhattan-based board certified aesthetic plastic surgeon, David Shafer, MD, introduces the first New York City Based Medical Tourism site with corresponding iPad, iPhone and Android applications. On the heels of the creation of the world’s first interactive [...]

Free fast internet for Marriott Rewards members at Hotels in Australia and Asia Pacific

All Marriott Rewards members will now receive complimentary in-room high-speed internet access at JW Marriott® Hotels & Resorts, Marriott® Hotels & Resorts, Renaissance Hotels® and Courtyard by Marriott® hotels in Asia Pacific, including Australia, China (including [...]

HK/China electronics, components & security products show

Global Sources' spring 2011 electronics show 3,260 booths for exhibitors. It runs from April 12-15 and combines three fairs comprising Electronics & Components, Security Products, and Solar & Energy Saving Products. [...]

Eurail offers holiday spas for travelers’ pets

Eurail.com, which sells travel passes for train travel all around Europe, is offering some pet owners free accomodation for their pets while they travel Europe by rail. This follows the finding that many pet owners are afraid [...]

Akamai Technologies new VP will drive Asia-Pacific growth

Akamai Technologies has expanded its Asia Pacific team to meet growing regional demand for cloud services. [...]

Team Italy wins the 42BELOW Cocktail World Cup

In the most fiercely-contested competition in its seven year history, crowd favourites Team Italy tonight won the 2011 42BELOW Cocktail World Cup. From the start, Daniele dalla Pola, Alexander Frezza and Luca Sai of Team Italy [...]

Freelancer.com wins Best Export Achievement and People’s Choice AIMIA awards

Freelancer.com, the world’s largest outsourcing website and online marketplace, won the most awards at the interactive media industry’s night of nights, including the coveted People’s Choice Award. Freelancer.com was star performer at the 17th Australian Interactive [...]