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PATA joins tourism coalition pushing sustainable recovery

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has become a signatory of The Future of Tourism Coalition with the global mission to place destinations at...

DOT works to boost resiliency of El Nido

The Philippine Department of Tourism (DOT) will endeavour to ensure the tourism resiliency of the country’s prime destination, El Nido in Palawan, through the...

Sentosa commits to be carbon-neutral by 2030

As part of its long-term sustainability plan, Sentosa Development Corporation (SDC) will transform the resort island into a carbon-neutral destination by 2030. To do so,...

UNWTO unveils startup competition winners

Startups from around the world have been recognised for their contributions to sustainable and responsible tourism in the UNWTO SDGs Global Startup Competition. Supported by...

Climate action blueprint for destinations in the works

Two global tourism bodies have come together to develop a blueprint for climate action in destinations. The blueprint, helmed by the Future of Tourism Coalition...

Marriott Bonvoy puts purpose into travel

Marriott International has launched Good Travel with Marriott Bonvoy, a programme that aims to offer meaningful travel by helping tourists forge connections with local...

Prioritising green recovery could accelerate aviation rebound

With rising concerns over climate change and increasing commitment from travel companies to become carbon neutral in the future, it is vital that airlines...

Pushing sustainability forward amid Covid-19

The Covid-19 pandemic is testing business commitment to sustainability, as tighter hygiene standards lead to a spike in single-use packaging, sterilisation and waste production. Kevin Teng, executive director of sustainability, Marina Bay Sands, tells Pamela Chow how the integrated resort is pulling off the balancing act

Banyan Tree Global Foundation offers grants for sustainability projects

Banyan Tree Global Foundation (BTGF) has launched the Greater Good Grants that aims to support innovative and impactful projects focused on the betterment of...

Phuket establishes Green Day to inspire island clean-up

Phuket Hotels Association’s Environmental & Sustainability Working Group is encouraging locals and tourists to value the beauty of Phuket’s well-loved beaches and surrounding seas...

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