Thai minister proposes ‘golf quarantine’ to boost tourism

Thailand’s Tourism Minister said on Monday he had proposed a plan to allow foreigners to quarantine in some of the country’s many golf resorts to boost the ailing tourism sector during the coronavirus pandemic. “We are discussing with the Public Health Ministry and the country’s coronavirus taskforce to offer hotel and golf quarantine for tourists […]

Ministry mulls ASEAN+3 travel bubble

The Ministry of Tourism plans to launch a travel bubble allowing transit between Cambodia and 12 other regional countries in a bid to resuscitate the tourism sector amid crushing impact of the ongoing spread of Covid-19, Ministry of Tourism spokesman Top Sopheak told The Post on January 10. He defined a “travel bubble” as a […]

With COVID-19 under control, VN tourism sector banks on domestic travel

Việt Nam will continue to use flexible measures to stimulate the domestic tourism market as international borders remain shut due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, a top tourism official has said. Nguyễn Trùng Khánh, Chairman of the Việt Nam National Administration of Tourism, made the statement yesterday at a meeting of the Ministry of Culture, Tourism […]

Nusasiri partners with Elite Thailand to lure global investors and tourists to Thailand

Nusasiri Public Company Limited, a leading real estate developer and owner of the popular healthcare platform, World Medical Alliance, has announced a significant new partnership with the Thailand Elite Privilege Card (Elite Card), operated by the Tourism Authority of Thailand, to combine forces and implement a “parallel business stimulus strategy”, focused on real estate and […]

THESE 6 COUNTRIES WILL PAY YOU TO GO ON VACATION

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Over the past few months, staycations and domestic travel have pushed round-the-world journeys off our agendas. Check out these deals that make it easier—and cheaper—to travel in your home country. MANY BORDERS ARE CLOSED and public health requirements mean jumping through hoops to go abroad. But when and where it’s safe to travel, countries around Asia […]

Press Release – Cambodia- the World’s Best Country in Combating COVID-19 Pandemic

The Ministry of Tourism of Cambodia has the honour to inform the public that in November 2020, the Senegalese Economic Prospective Office has ranked Cambodia as the 3rd World’s Best Country in Combating COVID-19 Pandemic after Saint Kills and Nevis – a Caribbean  Micro Stale – and Seychelle.  As of 20th December 2020, Cambodia has […]

WE ARE OPEN: ‘SPECIAL TOURIST VISA’ IS STILL ON DESPITE OUTBREAK

Foreign tourists willing to brave the global pandemic and spend a vacation in Thailand are still welcomed, as long as they have all the required documents, a chief tourism official said Friday. Tourism Authority of Thailand governor Yuthasak Supasorn said the Special Tourist Visa program, or STV, is still valid and not subjected to any […]

With COVID-19 under control, Vietnam’s tourism sector banks on domestic travel

Vietnam will continue to use flexible measures to stimulate the domestic tourism market as international borders remain shut due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, a top tourism official has said. Nguyen Trung Khanh, Chairman of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, made the statement at a meeting of the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Sports held in Hanoi […]

Online campaign gives viewers a unique taste of Vietnamese tourism

A tourism promotion campaign entitled “Viet Nam: Di de yeu!” (Discover Vietnam) was launched on YouTube on January 7 to make Vietnam more popular among travellers via the digital platform. Organised by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) with support from Google and VinPearl, the campaign is part of a programme held by the Ministry of Culture, Sports […]

Research reveals trends in Vietnamese travelers’ behavior

The forecast said that there are changes in consumer behavior trends in selecting the holiday destination and choosing forms of tourism in this year. Culinary travel will be the most remarkable trend among the top 5 popular kinds of inspirational tourism in 2021. About 54 percent of Vietnamese tourists have been interested in winter tours. […]