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Asia World Corporate Profile

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About Asia World

Since 1997, Asia World Enterprise has welcomed visitors from all over the world to Thailand and South East Asia, becoming one of the most trusted, reliable and efficient Destination Management Companies (DMC) in the region. No one is able to help you prepare for your dream trip to one, or several fabulous destinations like Asia World Enterprise. Our in depth knowledge of Asia will insure your clients enjoy the best quality services and will clearly distinguish Asia World Enterprise from its competitors.

Asia World Awards

Asia World has been officially recognized as ‘The Best Tour Operator in Asia 2014’ for two consecutive years by the ‘World Travel Awards’, one of the most prestigious travel award organisation.

Asia World – The Facts

Established:
1997
Number of Staff:
300
Thailand Offices:
10 offices, including Bangkok, Pattaya, Chiang Mai, Phuket and Samui
Around Asia:
18 offices including Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Indonesia and Sri Lanka
Passengers per year:
160,000 (2012)
Transport Fleet:
20 vehicles (Thailand)
Accreditation:
TAT, ATTA, USTOA, TICA, IATA, JATA, IGLTA, PATA, T.C.T.A
Ticketing:
IATA
Main source markets:
Europe, North America, Asia, Russia
 
 
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Commitment and Service

One quality that sets Asia World appart from our competitors is our exclusive focus on the the customer. All clients are provided with detailed questionnaires to allow us to gauge our performance.

Our guides have one overriding message from the company – make sure the clients leave our country completely satisfied with their experiences. If our guides have to work longer hours or be more flexible with the tour programs to achieve this, they will be more than happy to oblige. The Asia World operations staff is constantly monitoring the day by day client services and will contact the clients regularly to make sure they are satisfied.

From senior management down to reservation officers and guides, the Asia World team have long term extensive experience of Thailand and other destinations in South-East Asia. Asia World Enterprise operations cover all parts of South-East Asia where our local knowledge helps us create unique programs for all interests and tastes.

The People Behind Asia World

From its opening in 1997, Mr. Stephen McEvoy has been the Managing Director and leading shareholder of the company. With over 20 years experience in the Thailand tourism industry Mr. McEvoy has been able to lead the company into its current successful status.

 

Key Staff

Mr. Stephen McEvoy
Managing Director
 
Mrs. Pornpen McEvoy
Financial Director
 
Mr. Taveepong Kulvattanakit
General Manager
 
Ms.Olga Kovshanova
Director of Sales
 
Mr. Padet
Reservation Manager
 

From its opening in 1997, Mr. Stephen McEvoy has been the Managing Director and leading shareholder of the company. With over 20 years experience in the Thailand tourism industry Mr. McEvoy has been able to lead the company into its current successful status.

Trade Affiliations

  • TAT (Tourism Authority of Thailand)
  • ATTA (Association of Thai Travel Agents)
  • USTOA (United States Tour Operators Association)
  • TICA (Thailand Incentive & Convention Bureau)
  • IATA (International Air Transport Association)
  • JATA (Japan Association of Travel Agents)
  • IGLTA (International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association)
  • PATA (Pacific Asia Travel Association)
  • T.C.T.A (Thai-Chinese tourism alliance association)

Why Choose Asia World

  1. Multilingual Foreign and Local management in all offices
  2. Own operations offices throughout South-East Asia
  3. ICOM – The Asia World online booking system. Operating 24 / 7
  4. Marketing offices worldwide covering every time zone to support our clients
  5. Public and Professional Liability Insurance polices provided for all clients
  6. Professional Crisis Management to protect your business and your clients
  7. Highly trained multi-lingual guides throughout South-East Asia
  8. Ticketing and outbound operations in-house (IATA bonded)
  9. Quality branded transportation fleet with vehicles not more than 5 years old

Asia World Product Range

Asia World constantly defines new ways to cope with the ever-demanding change in customers’ requirements in Thailand. The following are some of the unique services, Asia World Enterprise are able to provide.

Asia World Travel

Asia World provides quality travel services at competitive prices to our wholesale clients from around the world. FIT, Group, Charter and tailor made clients are warmly welcomed to Thailand. Niche markets are also serviced by Asia World including Golf, diving and adventure enthusiasts.

Asia World Destination Management (AWDM)

Asia World Destination Management has gained a reputation for creating inspired and unique events around Asia. Our team of dedicated professionals have delivered event solutions for groups of up to 2,000 participants.

Asia World Chic (‘Virtuoso’ preferred supplier)

The Asia World Chic Department is our exclusive luxury, division responsible for handling discerning tourists who demand the best of the best. From services such as Fast Track immigration, limousine transportation and private jets, Asia World knows how to pamper your clients. Asia World are preferred suppliers for ‘Virtuoso’, the worlds leading luxury travel network.

AW Beds

AW Beds, is our own Online Travel Agent (OTA) working on a B2B basis with many travel companies from around the world. Backed by the latest technology, Asia World can offer 1000,s of hotel products from around Asia either statically or via an XML feed.

Asia World Wedding Planners

Asia World can make all legal arrangements for your wedding in Thailand or Bali. Christian or Buddhist ceremonies in a chapel or on a beach can be arranged plus a limitless number of romantic accommodations for your honeymoon.

AW Flights

AW Flights is an out outbound travel center with IATA accreditation. We offer International and domestic flight tickets at competitive prices along with hotels and cruise bookings worldwide via our team of experts.

Asian Rainbow

South East Asia offers endless opportunities for travellers to get fascinating glimpse of ancient and exotic cultures. Asia World can offer suggestions on how gay and lesbian travellers can make the most out of their trip.

Asia World Cruise Support

Asia World has a dedicated cruise support team and can offer full turn-around services plus shore excursions for cruise ships docking in Thailand, Bali, Vietnam and other parts of South East Asia. Having our own operations offices with experienced teams, close to the cruise terminals plus dedicated professional guides and modern transport help Asia World provide a complete service.

Insurance Coverage

Asia World provides insurance by American International Group, Inc. (AIG), multinational insurance corporation, to all its travelers to secure their health insurance coverage during their travelling with Asia World.

Asia World Guides

Our guides are the ambassadors for Asia World. All the Asia World guides are assigned only after an extensive interview and training sessions in order to ensure that language, destination and people skills are perfect. Our representatives are fully licensed, uniformed and can solve problems on the ground. Guides are graded and constantly assessed by way of customer comments and questionnaires.

Asia World Transport fleet

Asia World maintains a quality fleet of transport around Thailand not more than 5 years old in several vehicle types. All vehicles are safety tested with full legal insurances in place. Asia World drivers are all uniformed and knowledgeable.

AW Foundation

Asia World sponsors several charitable projects around South East Asia, supporting schools, food relief, wildlife preservation and minority tribal villages. We encourage our guests to visit these projects in the form of voluntourism experiences. Asia World is also a regular benefactor for ‘Make a Wish’ foundation in Thailand.

Asia World International Bank Accounts

Asia World has licensed branches in the USA and the UK, with corporate bank accounts, providing our clients with the benefit of paying Asia World in Euros, Pounds or US Dollars.

  • UK & Ireland : Asia World UK / Lloyds Bank (Sevenoaks)
  • Germany : Asia World Germany / Stadtsparkasse (Dusseldorf)
  • USA : Asia World USA / Wells Fargo Bank (Granada Hills, CA)
  • Singapore : Asia World Singapore / OCBC Bank
  • CHINA : Asia World China / ICBC (Thai) Bank

Sustainable Tourism

Asia World supports sustainable tourism and we do our best to ensure that the next generation are able to enjoy a holiday in Asia as beautiful as the ones we offer today. We recognise that demonstrating responsible business practices towards the environment and the communities within which we operate is maintaining the beauty and harmony of our region. Asia World is constantly assessing our own operations and that of our suppliers as we strive to operate our business in an ethical way. Any attractions where ethnic minorities are endangered or where animals are ill treated are not endorsed by Asia World. Regular programs of tree planting are promoted in areas of de-forestation also.