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Bali begins gradual reopening of tourism after three months of lockdown

After observing nearly three months of coronavirus lockdown restrictions, Indonesia’s resort island of Bali has finally decided to reopen its tourism sector.

  • VisitScotland: Good things come in threes

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    A SERIES of new films are being used by VisitScotland to showcase the diverse range of experiences on offer in Dumfries & Galloway.   The 60-second films each focus on one of the chosen themes – history and heritage, food …

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  • VisitScotland: On track this Christmas

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    FROM grass sledging to wreath making, woodland walks to Christmas fairs, people are being encouraged to use the Borders Railway to make the most of the festive period this year.   Home to a host of craftsmen, artists, visitor attractions …

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  • Ski flights taking off in Hamburg

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    Skiing and winter holidays are becoming more and more popular with Hamburg passengers. Flights to the three most popular skiing destinations, Innsbruck, Salzburg and Klagenfurt, have carried 45 percent more northern German passengers over the past ten years. The airlines …

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  • China – Switzerland target to boost their tourism

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    China and Switzerland joins hand in hand to boost the tourism, as there is a 12% increase comparing to the same period last year.     Speaking at the closing ceremony of the China-Switzerland Year of Tourism held Thursday evening …

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  • Fosun to make investment in the travel and tourism business

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    It is great news for travel and tourism business, Chinese conglomerate Fosun International is urging in talks with investment banks to list its tourism business to raise at least US $500 million.     The Tourism & Culture Group, Fosun’s …

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  • Florida Gov seeks tourism budget hike, may face opposition

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    State Gov. Rick Scott’s request to lawmakers for a boost in tourism marketing by $24 million next year may be tough to pass in the House.   Members of the House Transportation and Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee said Wednesday that Visit …

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  • Tourism Ireland launches first ad campaign in space

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    Tourism heads in Ireland have launched a stratospheric advertisement campaign to underscore the island’s prime role in the latest Star Wars movie. While not quite a galaxy far, far away, Tourism Ireland has sent a billboard 21 miles above planet …

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  • Catalan stir depresses hotel reservations, may impact tourism jobs

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    Industry lobby group Exceltur said on Tuesday that hotel reservations in Barcelona were down by 10 per cent in the first quarter of 2018 compared with the same time last year due to Catalonia’s separatist crisis, which could lead to …

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  • World Heritage sites affected by climate change has doubled in three years

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    The number of natural World Heritage sites threatened by climate change has grown from 35 to 62 in just three years, with climate change being the fastest growing threat they face, according to a report released by IUCN, International Union …

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  • JK will aim Malaysia, Thailand to promote tourism

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    The tourism department of Jammu and Kashmir is now ready to focus on Malaysia and Thailand to invite foreign tourists after they receive ‘satisfactory’ number of tourists from both these nations in the last two years.   Mehbooba Mufti, the …

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  • China tourists prefer Southeast Asian cities

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    Chinese tourists prefer most of the Southeast Asian cities like Bangkok, Tokyo, Hanoi, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Bali and Manila to explore for its rich culture, history and food tradition.     According to World Tourism Cities Federation (WTCF), it is …

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  • Global wellness tourism market expected to grow between 2017-2021

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    The “Global Wellness Tourism Market 2017-2021” report has been added to Research and Markets’ offering. The global wellness tourism market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 10.32% during the period 2017-2021.   The report covers the present scenario …

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  • 2018 marketing plans laid out by Tourism Ireland

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    Tourism Ireland launched details of its marketing plans for promoting Ireland overseas in 2018 at an event, which was attended by tourism industry leaders from around the country.   Building on this year’s success and sustaining growth into the future …

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  • Rural Yucatan promotes alternative tourism

    Published on : Thursday, December 7, 2017

    For strengthening alternative tourism via promotion, dissemination and commercialization of tourist products, the initiative called “Co’ox Mayab” (Let’s go to Mayab) was presented, which involves 10 companies which are committed to this type of tourism in the State.   The …

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  • Nevada is showcasing its tourism industry to business representatives from around the world

    Published on : Wednesday, December 6, 2017

    Nevada is displaying its state-wide tourism industry before business representatives from around the world, and not only the world-famous attractions of Las Vegas.   Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval addressed the dozens of tourism industry representatives who assembled in Las Vegas …

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  • Mandurah & Peel Tourism Organization is all set to welcome Chinese tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, December 6, 2017

    One of the well-known tourism marketing body of China, Mandurah and Peel Tourism Organization or MAPTO, is expecting growth from the Chinese market after doubling their promotional activity of late with a travel trade mission to China.   Anita Kane, …

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  • For promotion, the Malaysian Ministry of Tourism and Culture seeks more funds

    Published on : Wednesday, December 6, 2017

    The Malaysian Ministry of Tourism and Culture is looking for an extra RM300 million (US$74 million) from the government in terms of various endorsing activities in China and India. These two countries are Malaysia’s two largest inbound arrivals from medium …

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  • Malta tourism sees good times with increase in inbound visitors

    Published on : Wednesday, December 6, 2017

    The Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) announced inbound tourism results to the Maltese Islands. The results said that Malta saw an increase in total inbound visitors (12%), total nights spent (6.2%) and total tourism expenditure (10.2%).   Inbound tourist trips from …

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  • 2017 China-Denmark Tourism Year ends in Copenhagen

    Published on : Wednesday, December 6, 2017

    Yesterday, the 2017 China-Denmark Tourism Year came to an end with a gala closing ceremony in the Danish capital city of Copenhagen.   Around 1,000 people, including Denmark’s Crown Prince Frederik, Chairman of China National Tourism Administration Li Jinzao, and …

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  • Jamaican tourism announces Gastronomy Ambassador Programme

    Published on : Wednesday, December 6, 2017

    As a significant result of the partnership between the Ministry of Tourism’s Linkages Network and the Culinary Federation of Jamaica for this year’s Taste of Jamaica Culinary Competition and Expo a Gastronomy Ambassador Programme has been announced.   Minister of …

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