Batangas City, the capital of Batanga Province boasting a first class International Port has been and will always be the progressive Industrial Port City in Southern Luzon, the largest island in the Philippines. Proud to carry the name, Batangas, Batangas Country Club is built and redesigned to be a first class, country-style resort with modern hotel facilities and a well secured residential village.
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Situated at the south end of Jakarta’s central business district, Fairmont Jakarta features 380 well-appointed guestrooms and suites. Known for its location and scale, the Fairmont Jakarta hotel features 3,500 square meters of function space, including a 1,200 square meter ballroom. Continue reading Fairmont Jakarta safeguards the guest’s security with QNAP VioStor NVR solution
The Henann Group of Resorts announced that Henann Resort Alona Beach Bohol will be ready to welcome guests on April 15. The resort is located on a sprawling 6.5 hectare property along Alona Beach in Panglao Island. With 400 rooms, it is said to be the biggest resort property in Bohol. Continue reading Biggest luxury resort in Bohol, Philippines to open in April
Robinsons Land Corp. (RLC) has opened its first Go Hotel branch in Mindanao. The Mindanao branch, located in Butuan, is the ninth hotel under Go Hotels, the hospitality brand of RLC’s leisure and hospitality arm Robinsons Hotels & Resorts. Continue reading Robinsons Land opens first Go Hotels in Mindanao, Philippines
A luxury hotel and resort group has completed the first installation of IDIS DirectIP™ full-HD surveillance at its new flagship resort in Phuket, Thailand, as part of a wider DirectIP™ rollout programme. Commissioned ahead of the resort’s inauguration, the project is the first of twelve DirectIP™ solutions to be installed across the group’s new properties in Asia and North America. Continue reading Thai luxury resort deploys IDIS DirectIP surveillance solutions
The selection of investors for the Van Don airport and an integrated casino and resort complex in the northern province of Quang Ninh is nearing its conclusion as the local people’s committee will make a final decision shortly to allow the construction of both landmark projects in April. Continue reading Vietnam’s Van Don Casino-Resort to be licensed soon
Ayala Land has launched its newest hotel-resort project in El Nido, Palawan. Continue reading Ayala Land to set Seda hotel-resort in El Nido, Philippines
South Korea’s Incheon Airport is planning a new tourism project, which will see an investment of approximately $4.6 billion in a bid to attract affluent Chinese travellers in direct competition with Singapore and Philippines. Continue reading Korea plans casino at Incheon Airport
In the Philippines, the security industry has been growing very fast, due to high demands and awareness, as well as need for safety. However, the slow economy in recent times has impacted overall growth, and the declined government expenditure will slow the growth rate of the security market, with projects like city surveillance postponed or delayed.
Despite of this, mid-high projects have been stronger, driven from the commercial sector, for instance, critical infrastructure, and hospitality that have security needs. This will continue in 2015, with commercial projects from the private sector driving forward, said Sunny Kong, Director of Sales in Asia at Milestone Systems.
Whereas public-private partnership projects in the Philippines have been successful. “Critical infrastructure projects like airport, transport, and hospitality etc. has been driving the business,” said Kong.
(Sunny Kong, Director of Sales in Asia at Milestone Systems)