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Philippines invests in tourism growth

PHILIPPINES – In an effort to attract over four million visitors to the Philippines this year, the Government has allotted more funds to its tourism sector. Philippine Secretary of Budget and Management […]

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Last chance to nominate for AIME Awards 2012

With the Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo (AIME) less than two weeks away, nominations for the highly coveted AIME Awards will close this week, giving attendees one last chance to nominate potential […]

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Singapore sets new arrivals record

SINGAPORE – Singapore welcomed a record number of arrivals in 2011. The country received 13.2 million international visitors last year, 13% up year-on-year and exceeding the full-year target of 12-13 million. More […]

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Medical tourism hits visa wall

INDIA-India’s large potential in medical tourism is being blunted by a thicket of restrictive rules for such visitors and lack of awareness campaigns overseas, according to a study that warns of losing […]

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Tourists increase in Sihanoukville, Angkor

CAMBODIA-Local and foreign tourism in Sihanoukville province and Angkor Wat rose significantly last month, according to tourism officials. Seng Kha, deputy director of the Tourism Department of Sinhanoukville province, said the number […]