Four-legged family members to be pampered in Asia

In the UK we have long been seen as a nation of animal lovers and now it would appear that three Asian companies are confident this trend will spread throughout the Asia Pacific region, with a USD 1bn acquisition announced today.

Expedia looks to book a "Down Under" experience

Expedia announced this week it has made a takeover offer for Australian online travel company Wotif.com in a deal that will expand the US online giant's business in the fast-growing Asia-Pacific region.