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China’s rural tourism efforts lift villages out of poverty

Rural villages in China are reporting unprecedented growth spurred by a nationwide initiative of poverty alleviation through rural tourism, with footfalls in remote attractions...

New airlines, predominantly Chinese, set to land in Cambodia

A string of new airlines is set to fly to Cambodia in the near future, paving the way for more regional traffic, particularly Chinese,...

Sri Lanka to hold ground-breaking Chinese mass wedding

In an effort to position Sri Lanka as a wedding destination, local authorities are preparing to hitch 75 to 100 couples from China saying...

Tohoku increases efforts to woo Muslim visitors

To promote tourism to Tohoku, a region of Japan’s Honshu Island, Japan's Reconstruction Agency has launched a Muslim-friendly Tohoku campaign. The campaign is aimed at...

IATA says infrastructure should be priority in Philippines, not taxes and regulations

IATA has called on the Philippine government to tackle the more pressing issue of airport infrastructure, and abandon proposals to increase aviation taxes in...