BANGKOK, 1 June 2020: It came as no surprise to the region's travel executives, when the Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MTCO) took a rain check on its annual get together announcing the event would now be held...
BANGKOK, 28 May 2020: The Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office, Destination Mekong, and the Mekong Institute are partnering a new initiative that will raise crowdsourcing for new innovations born out of Covid-19 crisis. The targeted projects to win...
BANGKOK, 27 May 2020: To support small travel enterprises during the current Covid-19 crisis, the Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office has set up a “Support Experience Mekong Collection members” page on its website. The page...
BANGKOK 21 May 2020:  Applications for the annual Mekong Innovative Startups in Tourism (MIST) programme opened this week the Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office announced on Tuesday. MTCO is joined by Destination Mekong the...
BANGKOK, 4 May 1, 2020:  Now in its third-year, Experience Mekong Showcase has shortlisted 60 Experience Mekong Collection member businesses for recognition. Ten enterprises from each of the six Greater Mekong Sub-region* countries are...
SINGAPORE, 28 April 2020: Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore have all extended their lockdowns while Vietnam eased restrictions in a move to revive the economy and tourism. Late last week Malaysia announced its "movement control order" would...
BANGKOK, 23 April 2020: Many travel experiences that define the Mekong Region will cease to exist, small businesses will struggle, and not all will survive, the Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office executive director, Jens Thraenhart, told an online...
BANGKOK, 17 April 2020:  The Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MTCO) is introducing 'Mekong Heroes', an initiative operated by Destination Mekong a public-private partnership on behalf of the tourism office. Travel executives around the region...
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...