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Israel bans entry of Indonesia tourists

Israel bans entry of Indonesia tourists

Israel has moved to ban the entry of Indonesian tourists, in retaliation for Jakarta suspending visas for Israelis in the aftermath of the massacre in Gaza last week. Indonesia strongly condemned Israel’s brutal actions against Palestinians during recent border protests held to mark 70 years since the Nakba, when nearly ...

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Lake Toba boat accident raises concerns over impact on tourism

Lake Toba boat accident raises concerns over impact on tourism

JAKARTA (THE JAKARTA POST/ASIA NEWS NETWORK, REUTERS) – The government may need to work harder to attract tourists to the scenic Lake Toba in North Sumatra following a tragic boat accident during the Idul Fitri holiday that has raised concerns over whether tourism will be negatively impacted in the emerging ...

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PHOTOS: World’s best places to visit

PHOTOS: World's best places to visit

WASHINGTON — Everything from scenic national parks to island escapes are out there ready for your next vacation. Narrowing down where to go in the world for your next vacation can be a challenge. U.S. News World Report released its list of the best places to visit in the world ...

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Sustainable Tourism Impact To Be Measured

Sustainable Tourism Impact To Be Measured

The United Nations World Tourism Organisation is working on ways to measure tourism’s impact on sus­tainability. UNWTO Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili said this included a strong ‘Statistical Framework for Measuring Sus­tainable Tourism’ in social, economic and environmental terms. Mr Pololikashvili was speaking during the opening of 30th Joint Commission for joint ...

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