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MICE tourism could be new income source for Vietnam

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Many tour operators believe that as Vietnam’s inbound tourism nears saturation, it’s time the country focused on events tourism, which has grown increasingly profitable...
Thailand’s tourism sector calls for urgent measures

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Thailand's tourism industry has called for the urgent formation of a new government to lure back tourists so the sector can continue its growth. "We...
Record growth for Myanmar hotels in 2014 expected

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The thriving hotel market in Myanmar's economic capital Yangon is set for another year of record growth in 2014, according to property research firm...
Vietnam to establish fishing business with Indonesia

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Vietnam expects to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Indonesia to support the plan of establishing a joint venture on fisheries business, Vietnam Ambassador...
Myanmar to face foreign investment competition from Cambodia, Laos

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Myanmar, Cambodia and Laos are the potential “hidden markets” of Southeast Asia for investment opportunities, a business study said, but they could end up...
Martial law in Thailand hurts currency, stocks, tourism

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Thailand's currency, the baht, and Thai shares fell on May 20 after the army imposed martial law in an attempt to restore stability. The...
Climate change growing issue for Philippine tourism

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Tourism may be one of the easiest means to achieve inclusive growth in the Philippines, but extreme weather conditions such as typhoon Yolanda threaten...
Tourism workers desperately needed in Cambodia

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Cambodia’s Ministry of Tourism says the country’s tourism sector is growing at an unsustainable rate that will cause a massive shortfall in skilled tourism-related...
Two airlines end direct flights to Myanmar

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Two airlines that only recently started direct flights to Myanmar have cancelled their routes due to having few passengers. Germany-based Condor Airline and Thai-based Business...
Cambodia’s tourism steadily growing

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Cambodia’s tourist arrivals registered a 4.7 per cent growth in March 2014, according to the country’s statistics and tourist Information Department. The country attracted...
Record tourism arrivals in Singapore in 2013

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Singapore remains an attractive destination in 2013, having ended the year with record tourism receipts and international visitor arrivals. The full-year receipts came in...
Chinese tourism arrivals in Malaysia drop 30%

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Malaysia has recently cancelled all its tourism roadshows in China after the number of Chinese travelers to Malaysia has dropped by nearly a third...
Amazing views of Ho Chi Minh City – from a drone (video)video

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A hi-tech aficionado based in Ho Chi Minh City has recently wowed locals and visitors alike with several videos featuring the beauty of Vietnam’s...
Tourism numbers in Cambodia on the rise

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Cambodia’s Council of Ministers says the country earned $2.5 billion in tourism related revenue in 2013 on more than 4 million tourist arrivals. The...
Virgin CEO Richard Branson announces boycott of Brunei-owned hotels

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Sir Richard Branson, founder and CEO of the Virgin Group, a $25 billion multinational conglomerate, announced on May 3 that he, his company and...
Dubai Canal project to boost real estate and tourism

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The planned Dubai Canal project will boost both tourism and real estate investment in the Emirate thanks to the addition of 6 kilometers of...
First capsule hotel in Vietnam popular choice for travelers

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The first capsule hotel - a hotel type originally developed in Japan that features extremely small "rooms" (capsules) intended to provide cheap, basic overnight...
Myanmar receives over $4b foreign investment

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Myanmar obtained $4.107 billion foreign investment in the fiscal year 2013-14 which ended in March, up from $1.4 billion in 2012-13, local media quoted...