Tag: Asian countries

Dead whale highlights major faults with octopus fishing industry in False Bay
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Dead whale highlights major faults with octopus fishing industry in False Bay

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Another dead 12-metre Bryde’s whale was found in False Bay near Cape Town last week after becoming entangled in octopus ... Read More

Do I need a VPN on my phone when traveling abroad?
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Do I need a VPN on my phone when traveling abroad?

editor editor- May 14, 2019

The internet has quickly become an essential component of human civilization, and it is more of a necessity now. The ... Read More

Holland America’s Westerdam explores eight Asian countries in 2019-20 Season
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Holland America’s Westerdam explores eight Asian countries in 2019-20 Season

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

The cosmopolitan cities and rich traditions of the Far East unfold for guests on Holland America Line's Westerdam when the ... Read More

Myanmar’s Thingyan water festival kicks off Saturday morning
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Myanmar’s Thingyan water festival kicks off Saturday morning

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 13, 2019

Traditional Thingyan water festival has kicked off in Myanmar's regions and states in full swing. Yangon Region Chief Minister U ... Read More

Why are Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds so popular?
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Why are Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds so popular?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019

Mobile games have taken over the video game market in recent years. All the popular games are launched in different ... Read More

Italy travel: Destination Baia and Latina steps into the video limelight
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Italy travel: Destination Baia and Latina steps into the video limelight

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 21, 2019

In 2017,  “The Year of the  Borghi” was celebrated in Italy. According to the directive of the former Minister, Dario ... Read More

Tanzania jails Chinese national for ivory trafficking
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Tanzania jails Chinese national for ivory trafficking

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Tanzanian Resident Magistrate sentenced a Chinese national to 15 years in prison today for trafficking of elephant tusks, which prosecutors ... Read More

Emirates links Phnom Penh and Bangkok with daily service from Dubai
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Emirates links Phnom Penh and Bangkok with daily service from Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

Emirates will link Phnom Penh (PNH) and Bangkok (BKK) with its new daily service set to launch on June 1, ... Read More

Berchtesgadener welcomes UNWTO Euro-Asian Mountain Tourism Conference
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Berchtesgadener welcomes UNWTO Euro-Asian Mountain Tourism Conference

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has selected Berchtesgaden, Germany as the venue for the 4th UNWTO Euro-Asian Mountain Tourism Conference ... Read More

China hotel chain expands into Indonesia
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China hotel chain expands into Indonesia

editor editor- January 28, 2019

OYO chain of hotels and homes is seeing exponential growth in Indonesia in less than three months of its operations ... Read More

Polish Tourism targets EU, USA and Asia with PLN 50 million campaign
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Polish Tourism targets EU, USA and Asia with PLN 50 million campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

Polish Tourism Organization (PTO) announced that the European Union countries, the United States and Asian countries are the main markets, ... Read More

Interview with a Seychelles Travel Pro: Mr Alan Mason
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Interview with a Seychelles Travel Pro: Mr Alan Mason

mm Alain St.Ange- December 31, 2018

As a paradise in the Indian Ocean, Seychelles competes with many other island nations across the globe, from South East ... Read More

Taiwan desperately searching for tourists who vanished
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Taiwan desperately searching for tourists who vanished

editor editor- December 27, 2018

153 tourists from Vietnam arrived in Kaohsiung in Taiwan on December 21 and 23, and all but all but one ... Read More

Sexual Exploitation of Children through tourism:  ECPAT has a message for the holidays
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Sexual Exploitation of Children through tourism: ECPAT has a message for the holidays

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018

Revenge porn or sexual extortion are only some of the problem Japan has to deal with when protecting children. Bangkok ... Read More

Thai Tourism: International arrivals’ growth in line with the target
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Thai Tourism: International arrivals’ growth in line with the target

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018

The Thai tourism industry recorded total international arrivals of 31.25 million in January-October 2018, up 7.84%, generating an estimated 1.63 ... Read More

Damyang: Bamboo forests and everyone’s favorite – bamboo food!
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Damyang: Bamboo forests and everyone’s favorite – bamboo food!

editor editor- December 6, 2018

Damyang, located in the northernmost place on the globe where bamboo can be found – on the Korean peninsula – ... Read More

Raped by tourists: Children in Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam
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Raped by tourists: Children in Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2018

Tourists rape children in Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam; it's a ... Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau accepting proposals for tourism destination marketing rep services in China
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Guam Visitors Bureau accepting proposals for tourism destination marketing rep services in China

editor editor- June 14, 2017

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB), a public non-stock, non-profit, Membership Corporation, has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for tourism ... Read More

Why Chinese tourists travel to Hawaii, Guam or Saipan
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Why Chinese tourists travel to Hawaii, Guam or Saipan

editor editor- July 31, 2014

United States Pacific Islands are new hot destinations for the lucrative Chinese outbound travel market. Read More

Study: Asian tourism to Japan to increase by 41 percent
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Study: Asian tourism to Japan to increase by 41 percent

editor editor- March 12, 2013

TOKYO, Japan - The number of tourists visiting Japan from other Asian countries by 2017 is forecast to be 41 ... Read More

UN signs accord with Asian countries on fighting drugs, crime
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UN signs accord with Asian countries on fighting drugs, crime

editor editor- June 16, 2011

The United Nations and a group of Asian countries have signed an accord to promote cooperation in fighting drug trafficking, ... Read More

Asian nations urge citizens against Thailand travel
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Asian nations urge citizens against Thailand travel

editor editor- September 3, 2008

SINGAPORE - Thailand's lucrative tourism industry faced a rash of cancellations after several Asian countries urged their citizens on Tuesday ... Read More

Ambitious but stingy ASEAN Travel Forum
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Ambitious but stingy ASEAN Travel Forum

editor editor- January 28, 2008

(eTN) - The ASEAN Travel Forum (ATF) is Southeast Asia’s largest event for tourism. Besides being a travel show that ... Read More