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
PAGADIAN CITY, Oct 12 (PIA) -- At the fore of Hallyu’s phenomenon are the combined efforts of Korea Creative Contents Agency (KOCCA), Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MOFAT), Korea Tourism
SINGAPORE — The bitter dispute between China and Japan over their rival claims to ownership of the Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea has severely strained bilateral political relations.
MIRI: Members of the Hopo community, part of the Chinese Hakka clan in Malaysia, can be the country’s ambassadors to help promote it as an attractive destination for foreign investment, Deputy Prime
Thailand should have a clear campaign to promote tourism and distinguish itself from neighbouring countries, says the Association of Thai Tourism Marketing (ATTM).
The government must take urgent steps to allow Thai transport operators to move more freely into neighbouring countries and encourage cost-effective coach manufacturing if local businesses are to
FOR years bereft of marketing representation, Thailand has now been lumped together with Malaysia as a source market under the purview of Ong Sun Yan, the Philippines’ Department of Tourism’s (DoT)
MANILA, Oct 11 -- The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Centre for Biodiversity (ACB), will host two international events
BANGKOK, 11 October 2012: Penang’s state tourism bureau, Penang Global Tourism, will promote the island destination to the Bangkok market as there are twice daily direct flights from the Thai capital.
MANILA, Philippines — Businessmen have approved an 11-point resolution that identified specific measures ranging from the ASEAN economic integration, anti-smuggling, housing, rice production, energy
BANGKOK, 10 October 2012: At the halfway point of the Visit Laos Year 2012, international arrivals grew by 16.91%, (January to June) tallying 1,736,655 visits, the Tourism Development Department
MYANMAR tourism officials have unveiled wide-ranging plans to develop the country’s tourism industry in anticipation of a surge in inbound tourists.
To develop a more profitable tourism industry, Ecotourism Australia Chief Executive Kym Cheatham pushed for more focus on high-value visitors instead of just increasing the number of tourists.
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Attracting high-value visitors in order to develop a more profitable tourism industry should be Australia’s focus, rather than just pursuing growth in visitor numbers, says Ecotourism Australia.
HONG KONG — The high season for tourism has nearly arrived in Southeast Asia, and shelter directors and child-welfare activists across the region are worried about the inevitable wave of well-heeled
PHUKET: Pian Keesin, launching into his final term as Patong Mayor, has revealed a grand plan of “14 strategies” to transform Patong into a “Livable and Sustainable Tourist Destination City”.
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