SVR BlackBookAsia Top 10 Celebrities

A count down to our most popular faces and voices on television, radio and stage in our highly anticipated and much talked about Top 10 Celebrities list, SVR BlackBookAsia presents world famous celebrities from supermodels to actors, DJs, athletes and comedians. 1. Sheena Liam, Asia’s Next Top Model Winner Hailing from Malaysia, Sheena Liam beat 16 finalists in the second cycle of Asia’s Next Top Model to come out tops. As the winner of Cycle 2, Sheena Liam was catapulted from a […]

AccorHotels etched a new benchmark in the Maldives

Located in Gaafu Alifu Atoll, Mercure Maldives Kooddoo is set to welcome savvy travellers from 20 August, 2017 onwards to the island renowned for its lush greenery and pristine beaches. Conveniently situated adjacent to Kooddoo domestic airport, the hotel is the first beachfront property directly accessible via a 55-minute flight from Male without the need for a speedboat journey. Patrick Basset, Chief Operating Officer for AccorHotels, Upper Southeast and Northeast Asia said, “We are delighted to offer one of the […]

Dhevanafushi Maldives Luxury Resort sets luxury footprint

Set on the private island of Meradhoo surrounded by natural splendour, the resort will be repositioned following further enhancements in late 2018, and join the iconic collection of Raffles hotels and resorts. Presently boasting 21 island villas and 16 ocean villas with private pools, three restaurants, a scenic cocktail bar and an array of facilities and activities to relax, rejuvenate and reinvigorate the body, mind and spirit. These include an award winning luxury spa, over-the-water fitness centre, yoga programmes, water sports, […]

Dusit Devarana and dusitD2 slated to open at Huizhou, Shuangyue Bay in 2020

Dusit International, one of Thailand’s foremost hotel and property development companies, represented in China by Dusit Fudu Hotels and Resorts, has signed a management agreement with Huizhou Yuetai Investment Company Limited to operate two new properties in Huizhou, in China’s Guangdong Province. Opening under Dusit International’s luxury Dusit Devarana and upscale dusitD2 brands respectively, both properties will be located in Huizhou’s Shuangyue Bay, one of the region’s most popular destinations renowned for its scenic hiking trails, white sandy beaches and […]

Ismaya Group launch its newest and most exciting concept Mr. Fox

Ismaya Group has done it once again. With its credo of “Creating The Good Life” for each and every one of its customers, the Group is launching its newest and most exciting concept yet! Meet Mr. Fox, the charming, witty, and alluring character with an eye for all things unique. A being of substance, Mr. Fox started from a humble beginning. No one really knows where he actually came from, but after his extensive traveling, he finally decided to call […]

Sofitel Kuala Lumpur Damansara Sets New Standard Of Luxury

The doors to one of Kuala Lumpur’s most anticipated hotels opened this month with the unveiling of Sofitel Kuala Lumpur Damansara, the brand’s first hotel in Malaysia. Located in the heart of affluent Damansara Heights, the luxurious 312-room Sofitel Kuala Lumpur Damansara is part of an 8.5-acre integrated development by GuocoLand, comprising two luxury condominium blocks, two corporate office towers, the hotel and a lifestyle mall. Designed by Wilson Associates, the hotel’s interior blends local heritage with a sophisticated feature […]

TOM FORD’s Made-To-Measure In Singapore

The TOM FORD suit is known for its fine European fabrics, Italian craftsmanship combined with British Saville Row tailoring. The fabric offerings from TOM FORD are made specially and exclusively for TOM FORD by the finest mills in Europe. TOM FORD’s Made-To-Measure Specialist will be flying in from Milan to take private appointments in Singapore once again this August, from 26th to 28th. Each appointment takes 60-90mins and will be held at The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, B1-128. Each suit […]

Hua Ting Restaurant Herald’s A New Chapter Of Fine Cantonese Dining

For over two decades, Hua Ting Restaurant has been among the most respected and acclaimed stalwart of the Singapore Chinese dining scene, well-regarded for its gastronomic excellence in fine, authentic Cantonese fare. Orchard Hotel’s award-winning signature restaurant has announced a much-anticipated transformation from 21 August 2017 and is set to re-open in early December 2017.  Fans of Hua Ting fret not, during the period of its revamp, we will continue to be of service, for reservations of 3 tables and above at the hotel’s […]

AccorHotels launches Seoul Dragon City – Korea’s First ‘Lifestyle Hotel-plex’

Korea’s first ‘lifestyle hotel-plex’ Seoul Dragon City will open on 1 October, featuring  four AccorHotels brands, 1,700 rooms, 11 restaurants and bars, 17 meeting rooms, two multi-function grand ballrooms, and a world first: four full floors of entertainment in a Sky Bridge suspended between two of the towers. “2017 has been a record-breaking year for AccorHotels in South Korea, highlighted by this launch of the largest project we have signed in the country featuring four hotel brands in the same […]

1-Altitude Amps Up Singapore Grand Prix

1-Altitude Amps Up Singapore Grand Prix 10-Year Anniversary with The Circuit – The Ultimate Party in the Sky As Singapore gears up to celebrate 10 years of Singapore Grand Prix, 1-Altitude is set to rev up the hype for speed this year, against the spectacular backdrop and scintillating action at the Marina Bay Street Circuit with its special edition of the famed ultimate party in the sky – The Circuit. Boasting a 360-degree view and the best vantage point to […]