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Travel partners off to Singapore for ITB Asia

Travel partners off to Singapore for ITB Asia

KUCHING: A total of 13 travel partners left for Singapore yesterday to take part in the 2017 ITB-Asia, the region’s premier travel trade fair, to be held from Oct 25 to 27 at the Marina Bay Sands, Singapore. The Sarawak travel industry was represented by eight travel agents and two ...

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Asia Cruise Cooperation Group welcomes South Korea as member

Asia Cruise Cooperation Group welcomes South Korea as member

Hainan Provincial Tourism Development Commission, Hong Kong Tourism Board, Philippine Department of Tourism, The Taiwan Tourism Bureau, and Xiamen Municipal Tourism Development Commission recently held a celebration in Busan, South Korea to welcome the Republic of Korea as a new member of the Asia Cruise Cooperation (ACC) group. Korea is ...

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China accounts for 21% of international tourism spending – UNWTO

China accounts for 21% of international tourism spending - UNWTO

That’s according to a new study carried out by the World Tourism Organisation, in conjunction with the Regional Program for Asia and the Pacific in collaboration with the Program for Statistics, Trends and Policy. Penetrating the Chinese Outbound Tourism Market demonstrates that China is now the world’s largest source of ...

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China South Asia Expo in Kathmandu on Nov 2-5

China South Asia Expo in Kathmandu on Nov 2-5

China South Asia Expo in Kathmandu on Nov 2-5 October 23, 2017 08:10 AM Republica KATHMANDU, Oct 23: Yunnan International Exposition Affairs Bureau and Nepal-China Executives Council have announced to organize the China-South Asia Expo in Kathmandu from November 2 through 5. This is the first time the expo is being ...

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China denies Thaad retaliation against South Korea: WTO report

China denies Thaad retaliation against South Korea: WTO report

SEOUL ( THE KOREA HERALD/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – Trade representatives of China denied the existence of trade-restrictive measures in tourism and distribution services against South Korean companies, despite the United States and Japan voicing support for Korea, a report by the World Trade Organisation showed on Sunday (Oct 22). According ...

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Indonesia to participate in ITB Asia 2017 in Singapore

Indonesia to participate in ITB Asia 2017 in Singapore

Indonesia is once again taking part in the upcoming ITB Asia 2017 Singapore travel event that will be held on October 25 – 27. “The Business to Business (B2B) forum is still our priority,” said tourism ministry’s Southeast Asia tourism promotion assistant deputy, Rizki Handayani. Rizki added that Indonesia is ...

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Taj Mahal becomes target of BJP leaders

Taj Mahal becomes target of BJP leaders

The Taj Mahal – a monument of a ruler’s love for his wife – remains one of the world’s top tourist draws, rivalling other wonders such as the Great Wall of China and Machu Picchu in Peru. The 17th-century white marble structure, commissioned by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan as a ...

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PHL Tourism: Looking At Brighter Side

PHL Tourism: Looking At Brighter Side

Are you a tourism ambassador or heckler? Come join the growing number of citizens pushing the Philippine tourism bandwagon to the world. We are all in it together and when we really want something done, something happens—change. The latest change we heard this week was a breath of fresh air. ...

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Survey: Davao Airport among Asia’s best | SunStar

Survey: Davao Airport among Asia's best | SunStar

THE Francisco Bangoy International Airport (FBIA) is among the top 25 Asian airports for 2017 as per survey conducted by SleepinginAirport.net, a Canadian private website known to be an online airport guide for millions of travellers all over the globe. In a website post released by the site last Sunday, ...

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