News: Tourism

WTTC spotlights the rise of Retail Tourism

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has launched “Global Retail Tourism: Trends and Insights” - a report that highlights ‘Retailtainment’ as an emerging…

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Sep 8, 2023 Retail / Tourism /


PHIST highlights Southeast Asia resorts failing to capitalise on benefits of sustainable tourism

PHIST (Phuket Hotels for Islands Sustaining Tourism), Southeast Asia’s largest sustainability forum, was held this week at SAii Laguna where over 1,000 participants gathered with one…

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Sep 7, 2023 Environment / Hospitality / Tourism / Group signs as exclusive travel partner for ‘Ultra Beach Bali’ music festival

A strategic partnership has been signed through Endeavor China that sees leading travel service provider Group become the exclusive travel partner for ULTRA Beach Bali and…

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Sep 4, 2023 Entertainment / Events / Hospitality / Ticketing / Tourism /


Global Wellness Institute spotlights Japan’s Wellness Economy

Japan has just been added to the Global Wellness Institute ‘Geography of Wellness’ site, providing the first-ever data on all of its wellness markets and an overview of its…

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Sep 1, 2023 Tourism / Wellness /


Future Market Insights spotlight rise in popularity of green tourism and ecotel certification

ESOMAR-certified market research and consulting firm, Future Market Insights (FMI) offers insights about growth in popularity of green tourism globally and the anticipated market for Ecotel…

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Aug 29, 2023 Environment / Hospitality / Tourism /


Tourism Authority of Thailand launches follow up ‘One for Nature’ campaign

Tourism Authority of Thailand has launched its second ‘The One for Nature’ campaign to promote responsible tourism under the brand ‘Amazing Thailand’, encouraging…

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Aug 25, 2023 Environment / Hospitality / Marketing / Tourism /


Pimalai Resort helps to ensure a sustainable future for southern Thai island of Koh Lanta

Through environmental and social activities that include carbon removal and reforestation initiatives, Pimalai Resort & Spa is helping to ensure a sustainable future for the idyllic…

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Aug 24, 2023 Environment / Hospitality / Tourism /


City of Sydney plans to restore and heritage list Chinatown’s Ceremonial Gates

At its August meeting, Council voted to amend the City of Sydney's local environmental plan to list the Chinatown ceremonial gates as a heritage item of local significance. The…

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Aug 23, 2023 Culture / Design / Hospitality / Tourism /



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