News: Tourism

Japan Sustainable Tourism Standard for Destinations gets GSTC recognition

The Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) is pleased to announce that the Japan Sustainable Tourism Standard for Destinations (JSTS-D) has achieved the ‘GSTC-Recognised…

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Apr 8, 2021 ByBill Gillies Environment / Tourism /

 
 

Utopia Corporation delivers membership program to unifiy Phuket business community

Utopia Corporation - Phuket’s pioneering property developer and hospitality company - is uniting the island’s business community with the launch of Club Utopia - an attractive…

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Apr 7, 2021 Entertainment / Golf / Hospitality / Technology / Tourism /

 
 

Koh Samui resort secures hygiene and safety certification as it prepares for international tourists

Banyan Tree Samui, an 88-key luxury beachfront resort in southern Thailand, has been awarded HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point) certification in response to its commitment…

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Apr 5, 2021 Environment / Hospitality / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

GlobalData advises quarantine-free travel for vaccinated tourists will expedite Thailand’s tourism

Following the news that Thailand will partially open for vaccinated tourists from July 2021, Animesh Kumar, Director of Travel and Tourism Consulting at GlobalData, a leading research and…

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Apr 1, 2021 Safety / Tourism /

 
 

Dubai’s Legoland Water Park to reopen from tomorrow

Dubai’s Legoland Water Park will reopen its doors to the public from this Thursday (1st April) with capacity reduced in line with health regulations and social distancing…

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Mar 31, 2021 Aquatics / Security / Tourism / Waterparks /

 
 

Phuket first to open without quarantine in Thailand

Following intense lobbying from the travel and tourism industry in Thailand, the government has approved the waiving of quarantine requirements for vaccinated visitors arriving on Phuket…

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Mar 31, 2021 Hospitality / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

PATA releases growth scenarios forecast for Asia Pacific destinations

In response to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has released the latest in its series of destination-specific reports for the period 2021-2023.…

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Mar 28, 2021 Finance / Tourism /

 
 

GlobalData highlights Intra-regional tourism crucial for post-COVID-19 ASEAN tourism revival

Leading data and analytics company, GlobalData has highlighted that due to an abundance of low-cost connectivity and an increased preference for travel closer to home, intra-regional…

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Mar 27, 2021 Tourism /

 
 

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