Singapore Launches WeChat Mini Program Catering to Chinese Bleisure Travelers

The Buddha Tooth Relic Temple in Sinapore’s Chinatown. Chinese Singaporeans make up more than 75 percent of the country’s population, a factor that has driven its China-smart approach. Inna Felker / Adobe Skift Take: Singapore is ahead of the curve when it comes to its Chinese inbound strategy. It’s the first country destination to roll … [Read more…]

Flying Taxi Tests in Singapore Reveal Rival Visions of the Future

A Volocopter flies in October 2019 with Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands hotel in the background. Volocopter is one of a few flying taxi projects underway worldwide. Nikolay Kazakov / Bloomberg Skift Take: We’ll believe it when we see actual passengers in real flying taxis that authorities have approved as safe. — Sean O’Neill Slim Leather … [Read more…]