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Slow travel speeds up Malaysia’s tourism

Slow travel speeds up Malaysia's tourism

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will speed up tourism growth on the back of a trend popularly known as ‘slow travel’ that experts say will be a dominant force in tourism during 2020. Commenting on travel trends and forecasts for 2020, Tourism, Arts and Culture Deputy Minister Muhammad Bakhtiar Wan Chik told ...

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Interaction on spa tourism held

Interaction on spa tourism held

tweet In a bid to provide Goan spas and salons with international exposure the GCCI organised an interaction between officials of Indonesia consulate and members of the local spa trade. Indonesia is widely regarded as a global leader in luxury spa tourism and the meeting aimed at potential tie ups ...

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Death toll in Indonesia tsunami soars past 220; rescuers search for missing

.story-content span,.story-content p,.story-content div{color:#000!important;font-family:‘open sans‘,Arial!important;font-size:15px!important} span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} The death toll from a tsunami triggered by suspected volcanic activity near the in Indonesia has topped 200 as rescuers continue to search for dozens missing in the tourist region. More than 220 people, mostly tourists, are confirmed dead, at least 843 injured ...

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Nepal is pedalling towards a new form of tourism

Nepal is pedalling towards a new form of tourism

  While most trails around the Himalayas are pounded by foot or hoof, hikers and riders will soon have to space with one more form of locomotion—the bicycle. With new trails opening up and roads reaching previously inaccessible areas, adventurous mountain bikers are increasingly taking to Nepal’s hills and mountains. ...

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Plan to extend visa waiver entries raises immigration worries

Plan to extend visa waiver entries raises immigration worries

By Lee Suh-yoon The government’s plan to extend visa waiver policies to tourists from Vietnam, the Philippines and Indonesia is raising concerns about a possible influx of undocumented immigrants. The plan ― extending the five-day mainland visa waiver to group tourists from the three Southeast Asian countries whose final destination ...

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