Press Release

20th November 2017



The annual Asian Lifestyle Tourism Awards organized by Asia Leading Resorts Inc Singapore is set to return again in 2018 for its 8th edition. The Asian Lifestyle Tourism Awards is an annual accolade presented to resort destination nominated by more than 24 Tourism Ministries in Asia Pacific regions. Asian Lifestyle Tourism Awards with its endorsing Tourism Ministries and partners worked with main objectives to elevate the Lifestyle Tourism receipts and evidently these objectives have been met with more than 1500 participations each year of the ALTA Award campaign.

Speaking at the brief press conference with selected media members at Marina Bay Sands Singapore, its Organizing Chairman Mr Abe Matsud says, we are very happy to complete our 7th Edition of ALTA Awards with a good note. Last year, despite some hitches on the Award delivery, the entire award campaign has been a great success. With the Grand Award Ceremony of ALTA2017 were held here at Marina Bay Sands with over 300 delegates attended our closing ceremony in August 2017, said Abe.

At ALTA2018, additional award categories have been added opening more nomination from others industry businesses like Bars & Café, Night Clubs, Local Products, City SPA, Country Side Resorts, Eco Tourism Resorts, MICE Destination and others totalling to 30 distinguish accolades. Additionally, the Individual Award categories has been added with Tourist Guide, Best Hospitality Employee, Best Director of Sales and Best Hospitality Employer.

Asian Lifestyle Tourism Awards which is popular for its public voting, has reached more half a million voters at ALTA2017 and next year, we are expecting to reach some 1.5million avid travellers to vote for their favourite destinations, said Abe assuring the reach will be wider in 2018.

With improvised and integrated Award Campaign management team, next year the management of ALTA2018 has reduced the nomination fees with additional perks like free delivery of winners Awards and free entry to the Grand Gala Dinner in September 2018.

Asia Leading Resorts Inc has reach its mass market of Lifestyle Tourism and this has been our strength. Our soon to be published new vacation portal will feature best lifestyle tourism vacation packages of more than 1500 destinations in Asia Pacific regions, said Abe. And in our portal, only winners of ALTA Awards destinations will be featured, Abe reaffirmed.

The ALTA2018 nomination to begin from 15th January – 15th April 2018, followed by general public votings from 15th May – 15th July 2018.

The ALTA2018 Awards are endorsed by Asian Tourism Ministries, Global1Concierge, Turkish Airlines and participating financial institutions in Asia.

For more details, please contact:

Ms Rani Navrathnaa

Director of Marcomm

Asia Leading Resorts INC

Prudential Tower, Level 27

30 Cecil Street

040302 Singapore

Tel : +65 6200 8098

DID: +65 9166 3959

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