News: Environment

Banyan Tree helps rebuild storm damaged Koh Samui education centre

The Banyan Tree Global Foundation, the philanthropic arm of global hotel and resort operator the Banyan Tree Group, has stepped in to help a the rebuilding of a local community centre on…

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Feb 3, 2023 Environment / Hospitality / Tourism /


New WTTC and Group report reveals rising demand for sustainable tourism

A major new report by World Travel and Tourism Council and Group, together with Deloitte, reveals an increased demand for sustainable tourism among consumers, with 69% of…

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Jan 22, 2023 Environment / Tourism /


Rob Smith moves on from heading Merlin Entertainments’ APAC division

Rob Smith, Divisional Director - Asia Pacific at Merlin Entertainments Group, has advised that he is to take on the UK-based role of Managing Director, Midway for Merlin Entertainments.…

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Jan 18, 2023 Attractions / Entertainment / Environment / Retail / Tourism / celebrates 100 Day Countdown to Earth Day 2023 by sharing ways to ‘Invest in Our Planet’

Kicking off the 100-day countdown to Earth Day 2023, global organiser of environmental movements,, has shared five feature programs serving as pillars of action in honour of…

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Jan 12, 2023 Environment /


Huawei partners with international conservation union to study impact of tourism on eagle ecosysytem

Chinese multinational technology corporation, Huawei, has partnered with International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) to launch a pioneering project to guide biodiversity…

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Jan 7, 2023 Environment / Technology /


International Mountain Tourism Alliance elects new leadership

The second General Assembly of International Mountain Tourism Alliance (IMTA) was recently held successfully with Dominique de Villepin re-elected as Chairman of IMTA, He Yafei as Vice…

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Dec 31, 2022 Environment / Recreation / Tourism /


Coca-Cola again named as world’s worst plastic polluter

The world’s worst plastic polluters have been revealed, with Coca-Cola coming top of the list for the fifth year in a row. The revelation follows the food and drinks company’s…

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Dec 27, 2022 Education / Environment / Recreation /


WTTC reveals climate footprint of tourism in Asia Pacific region

The World Travel & Tourism Council and the Saudi Arabian-based Sustainable Tourism Global Centre have unveiled revolutionary new data detailing the climate footprint of the tourism…

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Dec 23, 2022 Environment / Tourism /



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