18th October 2012 - Singapore
Welcome to the home page for the Asia, Australasia & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony.
The travel elite of Asia, Australasia and the Indian Ocean have walked off with top honours at a World Travel Awards (WTA) ceremony hosted in Singapore on Thursday 18th October 2012.
Mandarin Oriental, Tourism New Zealand, Banyan Tree, Baros Maldives, Cathay Pacific and Pan Pacific were among the brands to emerge victorious at WTA’s Asia, Australasia & Indian Ocean Ceremony 2012.
A packed delegation of VIPs, senior tourism figures and international media travelled from 42 nations to attend the event at InterContinental Singapore, which was held in partnership with Singapore Tourism Board and TravelRave 2012, Asia’s most influential travel trade festival.
It was an evening of sweet success for countries across Asia. The region’s booming aviation market was acknowledged with Singapore Airlines picking up awards for “Asia’s Leading Airline” and “Asia’s Leading Airline Business Class”. Korean Air was named “Asia’s Leading Airline First Class” whilst Cathay Pacific was voted “Asia’s Leading Airline Economy Class”.
Meanwhile Sands Cotai Macao was voted “Asia’s Leading Tourism Development Project” and Marina Bay Sands was named “Asia’s Leading Casino Resort”.
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