News: Tourism

Artificial Intelligence has potential to shape future of tourism industry

The impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its role in shaping the future of the tourism industry are highlighted in recent reports from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC)…

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Apr 18, 2024 Technology / Tourism /


Saudi Arabia highlights tourism investment opportunities at International Hospitality Investment Forum​

​With the International Hospitality Investment Forum currently underway, the Saudi Ministry of Tourism is presenting opportunities for global investors. Following the recent announcement…

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Apr 18, 2024 Finance / Tourism /


Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands poised for US$3.3 billion expansion

Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands integrated resort is poised for a major expansion that will introduce a new all-suite hotel tower and a 15,000-seat arena next to its existing landmark…

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Apr 17, 2024 Entertainment / Hospitality / Tourism / Venues /


South East Asian hotels go with green eco-friendly practices

In advance Earth Day on 22nd April, leading hotel groups have highlighted their remarkable sustainability efforts undertaken by hotels and resorts across Asia. With a growing global focus…

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Apr 16, 2024 Environment / Features / Hospitality / Tourism /


World Leisure Day to explore digital horizons

Aiming to reinforce leisure as a social right and its importance in daily life, as well as to expand and promote leisure globally while recognising that barriers still exist for many…

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Apr 12, 2024 Culture / Education / Parks / Recreation / Tourism /


New report shows leading travel brands to be complicit in Taiji dolphin hunts

A new report has called for urgent policy action after exposing the tourism industry’s involvement in the Taiji dolphin hunts, notorious for the slaughter of hundreds of dolphins each…

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Apr 12, 2024 Tourism / Zoos /


New partnership boosts Chiang Mai Hotel’s organic farming initiative

Meliá Chiang Mai has joined forces with a new sustainable and chemical-free farm to source the likes of rare, local greens, cage-free eggs and sterilised fresh milk, expanding its…

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Apr 8, 2024 Environment / Hospitality / Tourism /


400% increase in Google searches for Sri Lanka as a destination

A pair of recent travel trade events in Melbourne and Sydney have highlighted growing interest in Sri Lanka as a tourism destination. Following a 400% increase in Google searches for Sri…

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Apr 3, 2024 Attractions / Marketing / Tourism /



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