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Visitseasia.travel will be ASEAN Tourism’s new address

Visitseasia.travel will be ASEAN Tourism's new address

Visitseasia.travel, launched at the opening ceremony of ATF 2020 on Tuesday evening, will soon replace the current ASEANTourism.Travel website as the vehicle for raising awareness of South-east Asian tourism and the diversity of the region’s products. Speaking at a press conference yesterday afternoon, Suvimol Thanasarakij, ASEAN Tourism marketing coordinator, explained ...

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Sustainable tourism, regional travel shine bright for SE Asia

Sustainable tourism, regional travel shine bright for SE Asia

Tourism ministers agree that balancing economic development and tourism is crucial moving into the future The growing emphasis on eco-tourism as well as sustainable and inclusive tourism development, were spotlighted at the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) ministers’ press conference held on yesterday in Brunei Darussalam, in conjunction with ATF 2020. ...

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SA targets Indian tourist market

SA targets Indian tourist market

SOUTH Africa’s Tourism Minister will visit Mumbai, India, in a drive to grow tourist arrivals from the Asia-Pacific region. Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane will be in Mumbai as part of a trade roadshow to grow Indian tourist arrivals and consolidate the market of the Asia-Pacific region to South Africa. The Department ...

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How Do We Market Tourism in the New Climate Age?

How Do We Market Tourism in the New Climate Age?

2020 has definitely been off to a shaky start. There have been over 950 earthquakes in Puerto Rico this year and we are only sixteen days into the new year. But with today’s new age of climate change, how can we continue to travel without upsetting the balance and harming ...

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Malaysia strives to promote SE Asia and push sustainability goals

Malaysia strives to promote SE Asia and push sustainability goals

Sustainable tourism in Malaysia‘s Malaysia has pledged its commitment towards promoting South-east Asia as a competitive tourism destination, while balancing its development with sustainability and inclusive development, during the 51st ASEAN Tourism Organisation (NTOs) Meeting in Brunei this week. As country coordinator, Malaysia will be collaborating with the ASEAN-China Centre ...

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ASEAN Smiles to uplift tourism in SE Asia

ASEAN Smiles to uplift tourism in SE Asia

xxxxxxxxxx The Federation of ASEAN Travel Associations (FATA) has developed single- and multi-destination tour packages for South-east Asia which will be launched on February 1 under the banner ASEAN Smiles. As part of the ASEAN Tourism Strategic Plan 2016-2025, ASEAN Smiles has the support of South-east Asian NTOs, as well ...

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Protests Take Toll on Hong Kong Tourism

Protests Take Toll on Hong Kong Tourism

by The Associated Press, January 15, 2020 HONG KONG (AP) — Visitor numbers to Hong Kong fell by nearly 40% in the second half of last year amid clashes between police and anti-government protesters. The Hong Kong Tourism Board said Wednesday that the numbers of those visiting the Asian financial ...

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