CHINA EXPECTING A RECORD-BREAKING SPRING FESTIVAL

Nik Fes -
Chinese people are preparing for the upcoming Spring Festival or the Chinese New Year. It is expected that many will be on the move, as the current economic trend favors travelling. According to Ctrip...

THAILAND INCREASINGLY INCAPABLE OF HANDLING MASS TOURISM

Pat Hyland -
Tourism in Thailand is registering massive growth. In the first quarter of 2018 there was an increase of 15.4% compared to 2018 (10.61 million arrivals). Last year, the country was visited by a total ...

TOURISM IN ASIA TURNS TO SUSTAINABILITY

Daniel A. Tanner -
According to the sixth annual MasterCard Cities Index, published last September, the city of Bangkok is currently major city destination, as determined by international tourist arrivals. According to ...

MEDICAL TOURISM IN THAILAND STILL VERY ATTRACTIVE

Tomas Haupt -
According to estimates, the contribution of the Thai tourism industry to the country’s GDP represents between 12% and 18% of the economy, employing approximately 6.2 million people directly and indire...

TOURISM IN MYANMAR HIT HARD BY POLITICAL CRISIS

Sara Thopson -
The Rohingya crisis has dealt a serious blow to tourism in Myanmar which had been developing rapidly in the last few years. Cancellations are affecting destinations across Myanmar and as the peak seas...
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