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Jan 23, 2018

CHENGDU, China, Jan. 23, 2018 - On January 18th, the First Sichuan International Tourism Industry New Media Marketing Conference was held in Panzhihua, Sichuan province, with the theme of "Connect China To the World." With co-hosts XinHua net, nearly 300 experts were gathered to discuss the new trends of integrated...

Jan 18, 2018

The Community of Madrid stand will bring the main players in the sector together to find out what the only Spanish trade fair with a commitment to sustainability, the climate and nature has to offer

The Nature, Climate and Sustainable Tourism Fair presents its main courses of action in the area of...

Jan 17, 2018

Technology helping airports improve passenger experience
Airports need capabilities to tackle threats and risks
Gulf airports to handle 450 million passengers by 2020
Airport security market to be worth US$16 billion by 2024

Dubai, January 15, 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- New technologies are...

Jan 06, 2018

The conferences, under the common title of ‘Tourism Intelligences’, will comprise four panels where professional experts in the sector will intervene.

Spain is again at the forefront in tourism management, holding onto its first place in the index of most popular tourist destinations in the world, as...

Jan 05, 2018

Planned meetings contribute to optimal time organisation
FITUR is held from the 17th to the 21st of January 2018 at the Feria de Madrid venue

Madrid, 5th January 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- The International Tourism Fair, FITUR, organised by IFEMA at the Feria de Madrid from the 17th to the 21st January...

Jan 01, 2018

Taiwan's competitive fees for medical services is drawing patients globally.

TAITRA has led a group of medical experts from nine Taiwanese hospitals and clinics in a visit to Malaysia to establish links with local medical institutions and introduce more patients to Taiwan. As part of the visit, medical...

Dec 30, 2017

Viet Nam News LÝ SƠN ISLAND — The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) plans to launch a communication campaign to promote the non-use of plastic bags as a prelude to its sea turtle conservation programme on Lý Sơn Island in 2018.

IUCN’s Marine and Coastal resource programme co-ordinator Bùi...

Dec 30, 2017

After years of booming tourism arrivals, Thailand counted a new record of a whopping 35 million visitors coming to the country this year, a number that is now straining the capacity of airports and immigration administration to the utmost.

Most of the growth comes from ballooning Chinese visitor numbers, and...

Dec 27, 2017

BEIJING, Dec. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The temperature difference between 30 degrees C and -30 degrees C, the sunlight and sea versus the winter chill, ice and snow, these are some of the major contrasts in climate and landscape between Malaysia and China's northeast. As the winter season arrives, tourists from...

Dec 26, 2017

CHENGDU, China, Dec. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As of December 4, 2017, 777 rail journeys between Chengdu International Railway Port and 11 destinations in Europe have been completed, with Prague in the Czech Republic and Tilburg in the Netherlands as two of the more common destinations. Among all Chinese cities...

Dec 19, 2017

December 18, 2017, Hong Kong - Tempus Group has taken an important step towards globalization. Bain Capital Private Equity ("Bain Capital"), Shenzhen Tempus Global Business Services Holdings Ltd ("Tempus Global") and TBRJ Fund 1 L.P. have formed a consortium to acquire Trans Maldivian Airways ("TMA"), a leading...

Dec 14, 2017

ADFCA affirms role as auditing body for safe food practices
Jenaan pen deal to set up infrastructure to rear organic chickens in the UAE

Abu Dhabi, 14 December, 2017 --( ASIA TODAY )-- The 8th edition of SIAL Middle East has seen a growth of 28% year-on-year for visitor numbers, with the event...

Dec 14, 2017

In the January 18th session, the FITUR SHOPPING section will be discussing some of the key issues for this tourist segment that is already one of the main motivations for millions of people when it comes to choosing a destination

Dec 14, 2017

Gamification to promote innovation, how to apply chatbots to my business or the digital tourist’s customer journey are among the topics up for discussion in the workshops due to be staged as part of FITUR 2018, the International Tourism Trade Fair organised by IFEMA from 17 to 21 January

Dec 08, 2017

WEIFANG, China, Dec. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/-- On November 26, a dozen or more mainstream journalists, including Xinhua News Agency, The People's Daily, Guangming Daily and China News Service, reported extensively on the development of Weifang city. As an agricultural and cultural center in East China's Shandong...

Dec 07, 2017

A street food vendor in Bangkok’s old town received a Michelin star in the inaugural edition of the Michelin guide for the Thai capital, along with 16 high-class restaurants.

Seventy-year-old Jay Fai, or Auntie Fai, makes wok-fired dishes from a street shop called Raan Jay Fai in a small side-soi at 327 Maha...

Nov 27, 2017

• This FITUR section will feature two new spaces, one devoted to virtual reality applied to tourism and another one to start-ups

• SEGITTURLab will hold six practical workshops for tourism entrepreneurs and professionals

• It will present the tourist app guide 2018 and award the prizes of “The...

Nov 19, 2017

Chile’s ASOEX took part in foodservice-focused trade show, which was staged from 14-16 November in Shanghai

SHANGHAI, CHINA, 16 November, 2017 --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Chilean Fruit Exporters Association (ASOEX) united with Chilean chef Ricardo Gonzalez to stage a special event showcasing the best in the...

Nov 19, 2017

GUIYANG, China, Nov. 16, 2017 -- American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) joined with Guiyang Municipal People's Government and Guizhou Provincial Tourism Development Committee when entering China for the first time. Aiming at the status quo of Chinese tourism market, they jointly established a platform for tourism...

Nov 15, 2017

HONG KONG --( ASIA TODAY )-- Adorable Japanese character “Kumamon” will turn into a tourist ambassador to greet MTR passengers and introduce them to four famous sightseeing spots in Kumamoto, Japan through a new set of MTR souvenir tickets. Starting from 26 November 2017, MTR Corporation will launch over four...

Nov 13, 2017

12 November 2017 – The 10th edition of the Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair concluded yesterday (11 November). The fair, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), was held from 9 to 11 November at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. A total of 1,070 exhibitors from 38...

Nov 11, 2017

Creating a new platform for international cooperation and adding to the momentum for co-development

ZHUHAI, China, Nov. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The China-Latin America and the Caribbean International Exposition (CLAC Expo) opened at Zhuhai International Convention & Exhibition Center on the morning of...