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PATA joins with the Asian Development Bank to expand Crisis Resource Center

The PATA Crisis Resource Center and Tourism Recover Monitor was launched in April 2020, to provide reliable and up-to-date policy statements, authoritative information, and tourism indicators from around the globe.
Tue, 07/07/2020 - 13:31

Finalists for the 2020 Experience Mekong Showcases announced

Public Voting open to support small responsible businesses during these challenging times
Tue, 07/07/2020 - 13:25

New dates for SE Asia Hotel Investor's Summit 2020

SEAHIS 2020 will take place at Westin Bangkok on December 8-9th.
Tue, 07/07/2020 - 11:04

Airbus Helicopters facilitates first e-delivery in Asia Pacific

The Jakarta-based commercial air service operator formally accepted the new intermediate single helicopter into its fleet at the Airbus Helicopters regional delivery centre in Subang, Malaysia.
Tue, 07/07/2020 - 10:51

Phuket looks to the future of its travel and tourism industry with large-scale destination relaunch marketing campaign

Phuket Hotels Association and QUO partner to relaunch Phuket tourism with an evocative campaign inviting travellers to imagine a time in the near future when they can revel in their freedom, spread their wings and visit the island again.
Mon, 06/29/2020 - 08:46

Thai MICE venues exhibit new health measures to stage “new normal” business events

TCEB, DOH lending support to propel Thai MICE industry
Mon, 06/29/2020 - 06:57

Banyan Tree Group and The Boutique Farmers form joint venture to develop ORI9IN, the first Gourmet Organic Farm in Chiangmai, Thailand

Pioneering sustainable retained farming and cooperatives for living and eating well.
Mon, 06/29/2020 - 05:33

Modena by Fraser Bangkok Awarded Tourism Authority of Thailand ‘Amazing Thailand Safety and Health Administration: SHA’ Certification

The certification was awarded to Modena by Fraser Bangkok for meeting strict criteria set by the Department of Disease Control and the Ministry of Public Health.
Mon, 06/29/2020 - 05:17

Arabian Travel Market Virtual draws almost 12,000 online attendees

Debut Arabian Travel Market Virtual event registers 11,977 attendees from 140 countries.
Mon, 06/29/2020 - 05:11

National Museum of Singapore reopens its doors to the public

The museum reopened its doors in adherence to safe management measures to ensure the well-being of visitors and staff.
Mon, 06/29/2020 - 05:01

Amadeus launches new online bot to answer COVID-19 travel queries

Travel-19 online bot answers traveler questions with information on more than 350 airlines and 60 countries.
Mon, 06/29/2020 - 04:52

Local Thai Community-based Tourism attractions near Bangkok

For visitors who want to experience the local Thai way of life, tourist attractions close to Bangkok offer rich cultural experiences and responsible tourism options that are both sustainable and fun.
Mon, 06/22/2020 - 09:04

Making China’s hotels great

China’s tourism industry is flourishing. The researchers note that the last few decades have seen not only rocketing demand, with inbound tourism increasing by 75 times since 1978, but also rapid growth in supply.
Mon, 06/22/2020 - 08:37

Seoul welcomes all-new Mercure Hotel in the trendy district of Hongdae

Mercure Ambassador Seoul Hongdae will showcase its design through a series of trendy art pieces and murals.
Mon, 06/22/2020 - 08:07

Leading Tour Operator opens conversation with Thai Government and TAT regarding the future of the tourism industry

Diethelm Travel Thailand Requests Government Plan for Reviving Thailand’s International Tourism.
Mon, 06/22/2020 - 05:14