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North Korea has imposed a temporary ban on foreign tourists

For the time being, North Korea has stopped foreign tourists as a measure of protection against the spread of the mysterious virus from China. It has killed nine people at least and sickened over 400, a leading tour operator reported …

  • Tourism Ireland sets its sights on another record year for tourism from North America

    Published on : Tuesday, February 28, 2017

    Tourism Ireland’s 2017 series of ‘Jump into Ireland’ sales blitzes across the United States kicks off this week – taking in the key cities of Washington DC, Atlanta (Georgia) and Boca Raton (Florida). A delegation of 17 tourism companies from …

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  • French tourism leaders visit Donegal and the North West Wild Atlantic Way

    Published on : Tuesday, February 28, 2017

    Members of the French Marketing Partnership Group (MPG) are visiting Donegal and the Wild Atlantic Way this week, as guests of Tourism Ireland and Fáilte Ireland. The MPG is made up of leading French tour operators, as well as air …

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  • Philippines conducts training sessions in Delhi and Ahmedabad

    Published on : Tuesday, February 28, 2017

    The Department of Tourism (DOT), Philippines, is hopeful of continuing its record growth of 2016 from the Indian market in 2017 by targeting more FIT travellers, Leisure and MICE travellers. Philippines has registered a growth of about 21.37 percent, in …

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  • Korea Tourism Organization pioneers the sponsorship of first Korean Blockbuster Drama

    Published on : Tuesday, February 28, 2017

    Korea Tourism Organization is proud to be presenting sponsor of the currently airing South Korean drama ‘Descendants of the Sun’.   This blockbuster hit in South Korea has been immensely popular across Asia. The romantic love story has gained top …

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  • Rising tourists cannot check soaring prices for Angkor Wat exploration

    Published on : Tuesday, February 28, 2017

    The future travellers who pay a visit to Cambodia would be disappointed to learn that they would now be required to shell out an increased amount of money if they wish to explore the renowned Angkor Wat temple. In fact, …

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  • Sudan’s Tourism Minister praises Qatar for initiating international peace

    Published on : Tuesday, February 28, 2017

    Sudan’s Minister of Tourism, Antiquities and Wildlife, Dr. Mohammed Abu Zaid Mustafa, lauded the important role played by Qatar in global peace through its international endeavors that aimed at ending conflicts, advocating non-violence and resolving conflicts through peaceful means. He …

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  • Edmund Bartlett to meet with Airbnb representatives to advance MoU

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    Jamaica’s minister of tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett said that in order to advance a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed between the entity and the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) in December last year, he will meet with Airbnb representatives. Mr. Bartlett …

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  • PNG enhances community level approach to boost tourism

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    PAPUA New Guinea is all prepared to create sustainable tourism via APEC and adopting community approach to develop tourism solutions. While speaking at the Tourism Working Group workshop on sustainable tourism in Nha Trang, Vietnam, Ms Alcinda Trawen, from the …

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  • Germany to host new Turkish tourism campaign 2017

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    From next month onward, a new campaign requesting Turks staying overseas to spend their holidays and organizing weddings in Turkey will get going in Germany as reported by the Turkish Culture and Tourism Ministry. It has been named as ‘’Bring …

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  • Japan promotes tourism through Ninja campaign

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    To attract more tourism, Japan is all set with creative ideas like turning to hooded samurai era acrobatic spies who are better known as ninjas. The Japan Ninja Council said this Wednesday that it’s all set to train people in …

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  • Spanish Tourism industry needs to extend its arms

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    Tourism attractions in Spain are extremely popular among international tourists. But not all is good for the Spanish Tourism industry. As per the data by the National Institute of Statistics, although in 2016 the Spanish tourism industry accounted for 11.1% …

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  • Sports tourism holds great potential for Kenya

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    In order to combat dwindling fortunes in the multi-billion-shilling tourism industry, stakeholders now want immediate steps to be taken for tapping into the largely unexploited sports tourism segment. Interviews with many important industry players showed the growing interest by industry …

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  • Buddhist Maha Stupa found near Hyderabad set to attract foreign tourists

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    The grand Buddhist Maha Stupa, which is believed to have been built before 350 B.C. and older than the one at Amaravati is set to attract the attention of world tourism. Although having such a wonderful historical and cultural significance, …

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  • DOT in 2017 aims to achieve 32% hike in Israel tourist arrival

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    In 2017, Israel is expected to receive good number of visitors as market shows a steady growth in the arrival since last year. Benito C. Bengzon Jr, Tourism Undersecretary for Market Development in a statement said that visitor arrival will …

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  • UAE grabs the limelight in OTM 2017

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    This year at OTM, an official delegation from UAE participated in the event. Largest travel trade show in India, OTM 2017 will took place in Mumbai. It had started from 21st February 2017 till 23rd Feb under the administration of …

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  • Jordan enhances its medical tourism sector

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    Prime Minister Hani Mulki said on Saturday that government is dedicated in dealing with various obstructions in terms of medical tourism and to taking the essential steps to improve the industry’s performance. Encouraging more financial investments, expansion of the industry …

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  • WTCF conference in March in Penang

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    On March 26 and 27, around 100 delegates from various countries will attend this two-day conference known as World Tourism Cities Federation (WTCF) Asia Pacific Tourism Conference in Penang. Government officials, policy makers, destination managers, hoteliers, agents and media will …

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  • Call for special fund set up for Malawi Tourism

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    Tourism Committee for Northern Malawi said that a special financial facility needs to be set up where tourism service providers could access loans at reasonable interest, and this would help them develop their tourism facilities to global standards. Majority of …

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  • Green tourism is the recent trend of the global travel industry

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    Green tourism is a recent fad in travel industry. Many cities and travel companies are constantly working and contributing to the establishment and development of sustainable tourism. As per statistics released by the General Department of Tourism, in 2016, Vietnam …

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  • Barbados excel in medical tourism

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    BFC received fourth GOLD SEAL approval for their extensive caregiving services. JCI or Joint Commission International is a health facility accreditation program of United States and is known for its stringent measures and standards. This is great news for Barbados …

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