BIN DINH, 16 January 2015: Bin Dinh’s provincial Department of Transportation says Thailand’s top energy firm, PTT Public Company Limited, has asked to partner in a project to upgrade the local Phu Cat Airport to an international hub. The department...
BOKEO, 16 January 2015: Authorities from Laos, China, Myanmar and Thailand have agreed to cooperate to improve trade, investment and tourism activities as well as human resource development. They signed a memorandum of understanding at the 8th Regional Border Area...
BANGKOK, 16 January 2015: Ministry of Culture plans to extend  a QR code device service in historical parks, nationwide, to help tourists easily access tourism information. The QR code, abbreviated from “Quick Response Code”, is a machine-readable optical label containing...
BANGKOK, 16 January 2014: Marriott International went into reverse gear, fast, over its ill-advised decision to block personal Wi-Fi devices in its hotels’ meeting and event spaces. US-based, Travel Pulse, broke the news on Marriott’s initial decision to block guests...

Wego’s holiday lands

Singapore, 16 January, 2015 – The latest travel tips from Wego, a leading travel site, track which countries have the most public holidays. “There’s no better remedy for post-holiday blues than to look ahead and plan your next holiday,” said...
HANOI, 15 January 2015: Vietnam National Administration of Tourism will run tourism advertisements on YouTube space. The promotiosn can be viewed at https://www.youtube.com/c/vietnamtourismmedia. According to the VNAT, the videos will promote the country to domestic and international visitors and offer update...
BANGKOK, 15 January 2015: Thailand’s Ministry of Transport says it will propose discussions with the Lao government on financing the fifth Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge. The fifth bridge will link the northeast province of Bung Kan with Pak Sane town in Bolikhamxai...
BANGKOK, 15 January 2015: Amadeus announced, Wednesday, an agreement with China’s Ctrip.com International to power the company’s overseas expansion. The actual agreement was signed at an Amadeus conference in Phuket, 26 November, 2014. The multi-year agreement with Ctrip, China’s leading travel...
YANGON, 15 January 2015: Myanmar’s Department of Civil Aviation says a government proposal to upgrade and privatise 30 domestic airports has been postponed until late this year or possible 2016. The DCA general director, Win Swe Tun, told the Irrawaddy media that the...
HONG KONG, 15 January 2015: Outbound tourist departures from mainland China exceeded 100 million in 2014, the China National Tourism Administration announced, earlier this month. "It is a landmark for the development of China's tourism industry," said administration official Zhang...