OUDOMXAY, 9 February 2017: Oudomxay Tourism Office says about 100 tourist sites in the province await development in order to attract more tourists. Vientiane Times quoted the provincial tourism officer, Van Mingboupha, saying the province is encouraging the private sector to...
BERLIN, 9 February 2017: Exotic music, colours and rhythms will feature at the ITB Berlin grand finale 12 March — admission to the show is free for ITB ticket holders. Visitors, exhibitors and guests will gather to celebrate the finale...
BRUSSELS, 9 February 2017: European tourism demand continues to grow and demonstrates resilience in the face of security and political turmoil according to the European Travel Commission. Overall growth, however, has slowed from the previous year (+5% in 2015) affected...
SHANGHAI, 9 February 2017: The 2017 Travelzoo Travel Trends Report released, Wednesday, by global travel deals publisher Travelzoo reveals that, despite a turbulent 2016, Asian tourists plan to travel overseas more and spend more time on in-depth exploration trips...
BANGKOK, 9 February 2017: Thai Airways International’s search for a new president resulted in a short list of nine candidates, who are now under consideration, according to a statement by the airline’s board of directors, Wednesday. Reporting on the results...
LONDON, 9 February 2017: Travel-related associations worldwide have endorsed UNWTO’s initiative to designate 2017, International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. Global Travel Association Coalition, which brings together the major global travel associations and organisations, said in a statement Wednesday...
NAKHON PHANOM, 8 February 2017: The Thai Cabinet recently approved documents for Phra That Phanom temple that will be presented to UNESCO to officially propose the famous temple as a World Heritage site. The documents were written and collated by the Ministry...
VIENTIANE, 8 February 2017: Laos’ Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism has called on all tourism agencies to urgently prepare activities for inclusion in Visit Laos Year 2018 calendar. Vientiane Times quoted the ministry saying promotions for Visit Laos Year...
HAI PHONG, 8 February 2017: Vietnam National Administration of Tourism says Hai Phong will be a major driver to increase economic development and tourism in northern Vietnam. Local media quoted VNAT’s Travel Department head, Nguyen Quy Phuong, saying the city should...
SIEM REAP, 8 February 2017: Over 400 runners joined the second annual Angkor Ultra Trail race according to a post-event report by organisers Phoenix Voyages. The inbound tour company organised the race with SDPO late January on a trail that...