SHANGHAI, 8 June 2017: ASIA DMC has been named winner at the World Travel Awards in an impressive six categories. The company was awarded Asia’s Leading Destination Management Company 2017 and also received accolades for the leading DMC in Thailand,...
LUANG PRABANG, 7 June 2017: Rail systems fail to figure in the Mekong Region travel picture, but that might change over the next 10 years as plans to build new lines and link existing rail networks take shape in...
LUANG PRABANG, 7 June 2017: The Mekong Tourism Forum 2017, kicked off this morning at the Central Bank building, Luang Prabang. Hosted by the Provincial Government of Luang Prabang, a famed UNESCO World Heritage town, the MTF attracted over 200...
BANGKOK, 5 May 2017: Twelve start-up travel enterprises from Cambodia, the Lao PDR, Myanmar and Vietnam will vie for a top prize of USD10,000 as they pitch their business plans to a panel of judges at the Mekong Tourism...
HANOI, 29 March 2017: HG Foundation and ASIA DMC are celebrating 20 years since the founding of its parent travel firm in Vietnam with a ‘Roots and Fruits’ tree-planting campaign across the nine countries in Asia where the company...
BANGKOK, 29 March 2017: Travel and tourism industry “visionary” Anna Pollock, will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Mekong Tourism Forum in Luang Pabang, Laos, 6 to 9 June. Founder of Conscious.Travel, she will address the event’s theme “Prosper...
BANGKOK, 8 March 2017: Registration is now open for the Mekong Tourism Forum 2017 to be hosted by Luang Prabang, Lao PDR, 6 to 9 June. According to a post by Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office executive director, Jens Thraenhart, this...

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VIENTIANE, 22 February 2017: Lao PDR will host the annual Mekong Tourism Forum in Luang Prabang 6 to 9 June adopting the theme, "Prosper with Purpose”. Last week Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office executive director, Jens Thraenhart, met with Ministry of...
BANGKOK, 17 February 2017: The tourism industry must view human capital development and human resource development as “strategic pillars” if the industry is to be a leader adopting responsible and sustainable values, according to Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office executive director,...
HANOI, 14 February 2017: Startup travel, or travel technology, companies in four Mekong Region nations could win grants to fund their new ventures through a programme backed by the Asian Development Bank. An Innovative Startup Tourism (MIST) Initiative was announced,...