HO CHI MINH CITY, 24 March 2020:  With a mosaic of ethnic cultures and the diverse topography of the Mekong River, Thailand and Laos are prime destinations for intrepid adventurers. And one of Asia’s...
BANGKOK, 2 March 2020: The Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office confirmed on Saturday it was moving the annual Mekong Tourism Forum dates to 25 to 26 August 2020. Myanmar will host the forum this year...
BANGKOK, 24 February 2020: Final dates for the annual Mekong Tourism Forum are up in the air, and it is now confirmed the forum will not be held during the last week of April as earlier announced...
LUANG PRABANG, Laos, 13 February 2020: One of Southeast Asia’s river cruise operators, Heritage Line, is selling packages for sailings later this year on the new 10-berth ship Anouvong. It will be the first...
BOKEO, Laos, 3 February 2020: Heritage Line launched its newest river cruise boat last week on the Mekong River in northern Laos. The vessel was named Anouvong in a simple shipyard ceremony and glided on airbags...
BANGKOK, 17 October 2019: The Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office announced travel startup winners from a shortlist of 10 companies from across the Mekong Region, that competed in the Mekong Innovative Startups in Tourism (MIST) competition last week.
SINGAPORE, 11 October 2019: Every day thousands of tourists soak up life on the Mekong River, the seventh longest river in Asia.  They take cruises, stay at boutique hotels or tuck into a grand lunch at...
BANGKOK, 4 June 2019: Buddhist tourism brings a new experience to the resort stay with a series of six-night retreats scheduled at four Aman resorts in the Mekong region. Branded Journey to Peace the...
SINGAPORE, 22 October 2018:  BambooLao from Luang Prabang, Lao PDR, beat 111 entrants from across Southeast Asia to take top prize in the 2018 Mekong Innovative Startups in Tourism (MIST) Challenge. The travel startup competition, supported by the Australian government...
BANGKOK, 19 October 2018: Nine travel routes identified by the Tourism Authority of Thailand will be promoted by Mekong Moments a social media platform run by the Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office. The social commerce web platform Mekong Moments, now in...