News: Tourism

2020 International Mountain Tourism Alliance focuses on recovery of tourism post COVID-19

The 2020 International Mountain Tourism Alliance (IMTA) Annual Conference held on 18th November in Guiyang saw more than 300 people from international organisations, IMTA members, tourism…

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Nov 22, 2020 Environment / Marketing / Safety / Tourism /


Samoa Tourism Authority launches new virtual exchange program

The Samoa Tourism Authority (STA) has launched the South Pacific Tourism Virtual Exchange Program and is calling on fellow Australian tourism, hospitality and social media specialists and…

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Nov 19, 2020 Education / Hospitality / Tourism /


WhiteWater announces commencement of work on new Dubai waterpark project

Leading global waterpark manufacturer WhiteWater has announced the commencement of work at the new Jungle Bay attraction at Mina Seyahi, Dubai. An exclusive attraction for guests of the…

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Nov 14, 2020 Aquatics / Tourism / Waterparks /


Anantara Resorts and Spas secure Awards for Excellence

Anantara Hotels, Resorts and Spas have received three prestigious accolades in the Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence and Luxury Spa Awards of Excellence. In the annual…

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Nov 10, 2020 Hospitality / Tourism / Wellness /


Recovery of major Asia-Pacific tourist destinations to pre-COVID-19 levels may take time

GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, has highlighted that even though major economies across the Asia-Pacific (APAC) started negotiating travel bubble pacts with their key…

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Nov 8, 2020 Hospitality / Safety / Tourism /


Saudi Arabia to host first F1 Grand Prix in 2021

One of the richest deals in the history of Formula 1 will see Saudi Arabia host its inaugural Grand Prix in November next year. Set to be Saudi Arabia’s biggest ever sporting event,…

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Nov 5, 2020 Events / Sport / Tourism /


Universal Beijing releases details of rides, attractions and experiences

In advance of its scheduled opening in May 2021, Universal Beijing Resort has released details of its rides, attractions, themed lands and entertainment experiences. Set to comprise…

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Nov 4, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Hospitality / Retail / Tourism /


Koh Lanta transforms into one of Thailand’s most sustainable tourism destinations

A raft of innovative initiatives, buoyed by local entrepreneurs and community-based organisations, is transforming Thailand’s Koh Lanta into an exceptional environmentally-friendly…

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Nov 3, 2020 Environment / Parks / Recreation / Tourism /



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