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...
BANGKOK, 21 December 2018 – A campaign to promote so-called 'Organic Tourism' across Thailand and the Greater Mekong Subregion was under scrutiny at a recent workshop designed to brainstorm ideas. The campaign aims to motivate hotels, restaurants, catering companies, supermarkets...
BANGKOK 9 November 2017: Competition among Mekong Region adventure tour operators is likely to hot up a few degrees once startup, Indigo White, launches its adventure travel content in the region this December. The company will establish initial operations in...
BANGKOK, 25 September, 2017:  Amadeus and the Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MTCO) are jointly organising the first Mekong Trends Aviation Seminar, in Bangkok, 10 October. They are inviting industry leaders to attend from the six member countries of the Mekong...
BANGKOK, 26 June 2017: China National Tourism Administration opened a bureau in Bangkok, last week, the authority’s 22nd overseas office according China Radio Online. Officials attending the opening ceremony said the two countries enjoy strong two-way travel. The opening of the...
LUANG PRABANG, 14 June 2017: Lao PDR’s World Heritage town Luang Prabang bucked the country’s negative trend in tourist arrivals in 2016 delivering a 5.88% increase, the town’s tourism department reported on the sidelines of the Mekong Tourism Forum...