Tag: Singapore Tourism Board

Hong Kong’s troubles has meant good news for Singapore’s hotels

Singapore — An unexpected advantage has arisen for the country’s hotel industry stemming from the recent turmoil in Hong Kong. Data shows that hotel occupancy in Singapore has been the highest in over a decade, partly due to more tourists as well as events...

STB: Keep your office lights on every night of the summit to “showcase the brilliance of our city skyline”

In an attempt to showcase our best side for the historical United States – Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (US-DPRK) Summit, the Singapore Tourism Board has reportedly sent out a memo to the tenants of the Income@Raffles building, asking them to leave their lights...

Bentley Systems assembles global infrastructure leaders in Singapore

Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, will hold the Year in Infrastructure 2017 Conference from Oct. 10-12 in Asia for the first time. The conference will take place at Sands Expo and Convention Centre at Marina Bay Sands, a world-class hotel and conference...

Clouds in the Singapore sky

Viewed from the cockpit, the latest statistics from Singapore’s Changi Airport appear to be just a blip. They show passenger traffic dropping by 2.5 per cent in March compared to the same month last year. February also saw a dip of 0.2 per cent...

STB video has company

The Singapore Tourism Board is not alone in producing controversial videos. We found a few others, some embarrassing, some downright silly and some inappropriate. Take your pick. The 2010 Visit Denmark video featured a Danish woman, Karen, and her young son, August. A series of...

STB viral video taken down

An online manhunt followed after the Singapore Tourism Board today took down a video that was uploaded on March 26. Troops from Mothership.sg, Hardware Zone and other not-yet-approved-by-MDA websites began posting links to guide netizens to find the three-minute long video. Earlier on today (6.45 pm),...

No, no, STB

Check out creative agency DoodleRoom's Facebook page. The latest post makes no sense. It reads: "As all of you know, we only wanted to express our disappointment for not getting the acknowledgment due. We know we have ruffled some feathers... we just want to aspire...