SINGAPORE – Asia Pacific is set to continue to lead as the world’s fastest-growing travel region next year, reaching US$357 billion, a 64% increase over 2009, according to a study released today at
Thailand will have to brace itself for an increase in the number of sex workers when the Asean Economic Community (AEC) is launched in three years' time.
During recent talks on economic conditions, Premier Wen Jiabao said China’s economic growth had started to stabilize and witnessed positive changes with the economy running well in Q-3.
BANGKOK, 18 October 2012: Ministry of Tourism and Sports reported the country earned Bt263 billion in tourism reciepts during January to March this year.
(Forimmediaterelease.net) The Kanas Lake Nature Reserve in the extreme northwest of China and the city of Chengdu, one of China’s most populous cities, are the locations of two new UNWTO Sustainable
HO CHI MINH CITY, 18 September 2012: The 8th International Travel Expo Ho Chi Ming City (ITE HCMC 2012) under Four Countries, One Destination banner hosted at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention
(Forimmediaterelease.net) LEXINGTON, Kentucky - NTA President Lisa Simon was elected to the Board of Directors of the Caribbean Tourism Organization last week at the CTO’s annual State of the Industry
Officials at Sanum Investment, a Macau-based company, are considering about investing in Indonesia’s hotel and tourism industry to capitalize on the accelerating economic growth in the country.
SUKHOTHAI, 17 October 2012: Designated Areas for Sustainable Tourism Administration, will promote Sukhothai’s World Heritage as a connecting point with other historical sites in ASEAN.
MANILA, Philippines — Amid a relative calm in the still unresolved dispute over the West Philippine Sea, a top Chinese diplomat is set to visit Manila on Friday to meet with Philippine foreign
Older Aussies who have spent years travelling around the country in motorhomes are finally plucking up the courage to venture further afield – and the relatively strong dollar is the main reason for
Japanese tourists availed nearly half of the 1,404 visas on arrival (VoAs) issued in September this year, the Tourism Ministry said.
B.C.'s highest court on Tuesday dismissed the sentence appeal for sex tourist Kenneth Robert Klassen.
NEW DELHI: Japanese tourists availed nearly half of the 1,404 visas on arrival (VoAs) issued in September this year, the Tourism Ministry said.
During the period January-September 2012, a total number of 10816 VoAs were issued as compared to 8505 VoAs during corresponding period of 2011, registering a growth of 27.2%.
OLDER Australians who explore the nation in motorhomes and pump $19 billion into the economy are turning their sights to Asia, where their dollar goes further.
UBM Asia and RajaMICE will together launch the first ever SATTE Indonesia event in Bali from June 12-14 next year, which will further expand the influence of SATTE. UBM plc, on behalf of UBM Asia, had
PAGADIAN CITY, Oct 12 (PIA) -- The ASEAN-Korea Centre has invited three (3) media professionals from each 10 ASEAN Member State to participate in the ASEAN media people’s visit to Korea. The visit is
Among the Asean nations, Thai students and citizens know the least about Brunei. Few Thais, except for some diplomats and guestworkers, have ever been there.
I saw a pit black Ferrari, plate No. Nor Por 8888, parked in front to Lao Plaza Hotel as I stepped out of a taxi last Wednesday night. When I asked about the mysterious owner, a door man answered
With the ASEAN Economic Community slated for launch in 2015, people in Thailand's southernmost district, Betong, hope to reap the benefits. The local government is taking steps to build ties with
The Designated Areas for Sustainable Tourism Administration (Dasta) plans to push Sukhothai's status as a World Heritage site in Asean in the next five years thanks to its good location.
New Delhi: The number of foreign tourists opting for visa on arrival (VoA) rose by over 27 percent from January-September this year compared to the same period last year, an official said in New Delhi
travelmole.com Indonesian officials have suspended a pilot after a passenger jet landed at the wrong airport. The BBC reports that a Sriwijaya Air jet had about 100 people on board when it took off
BEIJING, Oct. 15 (APP): China has planned to give the public access to a deserted nuclear experiment site where scientists worked day and night more than half a century ago to develop the country’s