Shortlist for the 2021 Experience Mekong Showcases announced

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PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION     Shortlist for the 2021 Experience Mekong Showcases announced Public voting open to support small responsible businesses during these challenging times   Bangkok, February 18, 2021:  Created four years ago in September 2017 to both recognize and encourage sustainable and responsible tourism development, 72 Experience Mekong Collection (EMC) member […]

Announcement on ASEAN Tourism Forum 2022 (ATF 2022)

The Ministry of Tourism of the Kingdom of Cambodia has a great honour to inform the public that Cambodia will host ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF 2022) on the theme of “ASEAN – A Community of Peace and Shared Future” which will be held in Phnom Penh Capital from 16th -22nd January 2022. ATF 2022 incorporates […]

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 […]

Mekong Tourism Forum postponed to September 2021

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION MEKONG TOURISM FORUM   Mekong Tourism Forum postponed to September 2021 Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office and Myanmar Ministry of Hotels and Tourism decide to postpone the regional flagship tourism conference to end of 2021 amid the COVID-19 pandemic Bangkok – January 5, 2021: The member governments of the Greater Mekong […]

ASEAN Sustainable Tourism Solutions Expo to be Held on 5–6 November 2020

  The popular business-to-business event goes virtual in its third year. Vientiane, 26 October 2020 —  After just two years of organizing the ASEAN Sustainable Tourism Solutions (ASTSE) on the ground in Laos, the event has expanded and made itself accessible worldwide by going online. ASTSE is the region’s leading specialized fair for the tourism […]

Mekong Tourism & SUNx Malta Announce Scholarships for Climate Friendly Travel

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Supporting Students & Professionals From The Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) countries – Cambodia, the People’s Republic of China, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand, and Viet Nam.   Bangkok, September 22, 2020: Thanks to Malta’s Minister for Tourism and Consumer Protection, Hon. Julia Farrugia Portelli, and the Institute for Tourism Studies Malta, SUNx Malta and The Mekong […]

TAT highlights travel promotions for expats in Thailand

Bangkok – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is organising the ‘Expat Travel Deal 2020’ to offer domestic tourism promotions for expatriate residents to encourage them to travel more domestically, and enjoy Thailand’s many attractions.   The event will take place from 11 to 13 September, 2020, from 10.00 to 22.00 Hrs. at the Quartier […]

Virtual Destination Mekong Summit provides actionable insights for travel and tourism industry during COVID-19

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION DESTINATION MEKONG SUMMIT   Virtual Destination Mekong Summit provides actionable insights for travel and tourism industry during COVID-19 Session videos now available online to watch for free Bangkok, September 8, 2020: The 1st Destination Mekong Summit was organized virtually by UNWTO Affiliate Member Strategies as a lead partner of Destination […]

First Mekong Hero announced at Destination Mekong Summit

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PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION   First Mekong Hero announced at Destination Mekong Summit Founder of Thailand Community-based Tourism Institute honored Bangkok, July 7, 2020:  The  ‘Mekong Heroes’ is a new program, initiated by the Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MTCO) and Destination Mekong, to celebrate colleagues in Mekong tourism who work tirelessly behind the scenes […]