Hong Kong to have its first Superyacht Management Services Center

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Hong Kong Cruise and Yacht Industry Association (HKCYIA) has reached a partnership agreement with the China Merchants Industry Holdings Co. Ltd for the establishment of the Hong Kong’s first Superyacht Management Services Center in Tsing Yi. Located at the Yiu Lian and Euroasia Dockyards, the centre will provide world-class supporting services for superyachts of over 45 meters, including yacht refit,…

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Fraser Yachts increases its presence in Asia

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The world’s leading full‐service yachting company, Fraser, is delighted to announce the opening of new offices in  Hong Kong, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. All the new offices will provide the full range of Fraser  services. Raphael Sauleau, CEO of Fraser, commented “Asia is an increasingly important and growing market for Fraser and  we are seeing the region become ever more popular as a yachting destination. As the infrastructure and regulations  improve we want to be in a key position to respond to the growing local demand.” The new offices will be managed by Eric Noyel, CEO of Asia Marine ‐ Hong Kong, Philippines, Indonesia, Vietnam and Vincent Tabuteau, CEO of Asia Marine ‐ Thailand. Both have extensive experience in the superyacht market and  manage expert teams of diverse nationalities who have built up a loyal clientele in the region. The five new offices join the already existing Sydney and Singapore Fraser offices in the Asia Pacific Region. Raphael  added, “Asia Marine’s well established and wide network of offices made them an obvious choice to help expand  our presence in the region. They are award‐winning companies with a good range of yachts available in the area  and we look forward to working closely with them to offer our services to new and existing clients.” Eric Noyel, CEO of Asia Marine commented “We are delighted to be joining forces with such a well‐known brand as  Fraser, our highly experienced sales, charter and management teams will be able to combine their local knowledge  with that of the experts at Fraser and offer the best service to all of our clients.” “Over the years we have seen an increasing number of superyachts visiting Phuket where many are now based  permanently” said Vincent Tabuteau, CEO of Asia Marine Thailand.  “We are enchanted and honoured to be  associated with Fraser for the future development of the superyacht market in Thailand and also the promotion of  Fraser’s yachts in other worldwide destinations.” Fraser already has a substantial number of clients in the region and a number of yachts regularly cruising the area.  These new offices, along with the existing bases in Singapore and Sydney will help support these yachts and  penetrate the market further.

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10 Reasons Why Rascal is the Luxury Trip of 2017

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January 2017 welcomed Rascal, a boundary-pushing, new breed of superyacht. Chilled out, carefree and unpretentious luxury cruising with relaxed world-class service and a tropical-chic design. Available for private charter around the Indonesian Archipelago, here are 10 reasons why everyone should make a Rascal voyage top of their agenda for 2017… 1. The only Phinisi superyacht to have all five cabins…

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