In an odd move, it appears that North Korea is considering allowing foreign travel groups to enter into the country for holiday purposes year-round and for longer than five-days at a time.
The Canadian government has announced that it will investigate the environmental and health effects of producing ethanol as well as biodiesels as reports come in of overseas production facilities hav...
The Chinese Government has this week announced plans to develop the Southern Island of Hainan into a top international tourism destination, state-controlled media has reported.
After a tough year Hong Kong is celebrating a slight increase of 0.3% in traveller numbers after its strong push in mainland China paid off with a 6.5% increase in travellers offsetting long-haul dro...
South Korea recently announced that it was expecting some 7.81 million foreign travellers for the full year of 2009, and partly attributed this to a weak won which made trips to the country relativel...
Vietnam is expected to experience an 11% decline in international tourist arrivals this year with the GFC and the H1N1 swine flu cited as the culprits.
Figures released by Tourism Fiji this week show the destination welcomed a total of 53,138 international visitors in October 2009, a 7.2 per cent increase on the 49,586 achieved for the same period i...
Travellers catching U.S. bound flights from more than a dozen countries now face increased security screenings following new rules issued by the Obama administration on Sunday.
Island Caretaker Ben Southall has been stung by a venomous irukandji jellyfish after ignoring Tourism Queensland advice to wear a stinger suit.
Any recovery in 2010 for the Asia-pacific region will largely be determined by a recovery in the Japanese and Chinese traveller appetites, says a recent report commissioned by Messe Berlin.
Japanese arrivals into Hawaii will drop by 6.4% by year's end only reaching 1.1 million as one of the worst years for tourism in recent memory comes to a close.
Riding on the Mainland's implementation of the arrangement to allow non-Guangdong residents ordinarily residing in Shenzhen to apply for endorsement under the Individual Visit Scheme (IVS)
This New Year's Eve, Hong Kong's world-famous Victoria Harbour will once again be the centre stage for the city's New Year Countdown Celebrations.
With the aim of exploring trade opportunities in various industry sectors in the UAE and South America, the Embassy of Argentina in the UAE and the Dubai Export Development Corporation (EDC)
South Africa says that there is no shortage of rooms for the upcoming FIFA World Cup, claiming the 202,000 rooms currently available are more than sufficient for the 450,000 visitors expected.
India will be giving the visa-on-arrival system to five countries a trial for a year, at the end of which time, the government is expected to re-evaluate the process.
An investigation has begun into how the entire manual of security measures at United States airports was accidentally posted online on a federal procurement website.
In what again represents a solid boost for Fiji's tourism industry, international visitor arrivals for September 2009 again continued to build according to figures released by Tourism Fiji.
China has granted Canada "approved destination status," a move which is expected to boost Chinese tourist numbers in Canada and help strengthen existing ties between the two countries.
Fiji Rugby has unveiled its newest 'forward' - Tourism Fiji's iconic 'Fiji me' logo.