Tag: Singapore Tourism Board

Take a “Singapoliday”: Singapore Tourism Board encourages local tourism

While travel everywhere is restricted thanks to the ongoing pandemic, Singaporeans don't have to remain cooped up indoors. To boost the local tourism industry, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) has launched a S$45 million marketing campaign, which will work with other agencies, businesses and communities...

Can’t travel abroad? Enjoy a staycation in one of these S’pore hotels

Singapore -- The Covid-19 pandemic has changed the world of travel as we know it. But despite most people choosing not to cross international borders for non-essential travel, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) announced on Tuesday (July 21) that there are up to 80...

Without mass-market travel, job losses in S’pore tourism sector inevitable, says Chan Chun Sing

Singapore – Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing said on Wednesday (July 22) that job losses in the Singapore tourism industry were "inevitable" without the resumption of mass-market travel. Speaking in a virtual dialogue with more than 600 tourism industry players, Mr Chan...

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...