SINGAPORE, 26 April 2016: Hotels in Japan are enjoying a tourism boom as promotion campaigns that present Japan to international travel markets raise awareness, a Fastbooking reported stated Monday. Japan’s initial target of 20 million visitors by 2020 – the...

India tourism grows 8.4%

NEW DELHI, 14 January 2018: India’s tourist arrivals topped 1,066,000 in January growing 8.4% when compared with the same month in 2017. During January there was also a 58.5% growth in foreign tourist travelling on e-Tourist Visas. India’s Ministry of Tourism...
HO CHI MINH CITY, 15 June 2017: Vietnam’s Prime Minister, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, has called for an urgent study on the feasibility of adding a third runway at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, Vietnam’s busiest airport. Tan Son Nhat currently...
BAGAN, 7 January 2016: Bagan Tour Guide Association estimates international visitor arrivals to the ancient city could reach 500,000 by 2018, double the visits in 2015. Myanmar Times quoted the association chairman, U Zaw Win Cho, saying international trips to...
LONDON, 5 September 2017: Businesses looking for much-needed data on Chinese travel patterns will soon be able to access analysis from two leading companies in the field – ForwardKeys and COTRI China Outbound Tourism Research Institute. Both organisations are already...
BANGKOK, 21 April 2017: Thailand’s Ministry of Tourism and Sports reports international visits exceeded 9.19 million, January to March  this year, representing a slight increase of 1.72%. Released Tuesday, the ministry’s data showed the country attracted 9,194,057 international visits, last...
SHANGHAI, 16 November 2017: ITB China and the China Tourism Association have confirmed a partnership to present marketing and promotional activities during the annual trade show. It should beef up attendance by China’s  tour operators to ensure exhibitors can network...
BANGKOK, 25 August 2017: Pacific Asia Travel Association is offering members access to a monthly China Outbound Tourism Price Index through its online store. PATA members get to save USD900 for a report that has a USD5,999 price tag for 12...
PHUKET, 16 July 2018: Gauging the financial fallout from the Phuket boat disaster that claimed 47 lives, earlier this month, varies dramatically depending on who the reporters interview. The Bangkok Post at the weekend estimated the island would lose 7,300...
HUA HIN, 29 June 2017: Ananda Hua Hin Resort & Spa, a Compass Hospitality-managed property, has introduced lagoon pool villas. The 13 lagoon pool villas come in one- and two-bedroom configurations. The lagoon accommodation lines the pool in an area of...