On the heels of nonstop flights from Sea-Tac and ‘Crazy Rich Asians,’ Singapore hopes to increase U.S. tourism from Seattle

As Seattleites have become more interested in travel to Southeast Asia, Singapore’s tourism board is hoping to increase tourism from the Pacific Northwest to the small country located just south of Malaysia.

One entry point they’re harnessing to pique Seattleites’ interest in Singapore? The movie “Crazy Rich Asians” that premiered in summer 2018 and became an instantaneous hit. The film amassed more than $230 million at the box office and became …