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World Halal Conference 2016

The World Halal Conference (WHC) organized by Halal Industry Development Corporation (HDC) will be held on the 30th and 31st March 2016. This year, WHC will bring together Heads of Governments and prominent leaders to share their views, provide latest updates on halal industry development, deliberate on pertinent issues and gaps faced and network closely to sustain the dynamism and …

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Putrajaya hosts fiesta

  KUALA LUMPUR, 11 February 2016: Putrajaya’s will host the 8th Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 11 to 13 March. The event will welcome more than 20 balloonists from the UK, Thailand, Spain, France, Netherlands, Belgium, USA, South Korea and Malaysia. The fiesta, now in its 8th year, will feature other activities targeting family travellers during the upcoming school …

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Thai AirAsia extends Hat Yai connections

HAT YAI, 11 February 2016: Thai AirAsia will launch daily direct flights  from Hat Yai to Thailand’s far north Chiang Rai and to the Malaysian town of Johor Bahru just across the causeway from Singapore, effective 1 April. Airline CEO, Tassapon Bijleveld, said both the Hat Yai to Chiang Rai and Hat Yai to Johor Bahru routes have strong potential for tourism …

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Cambodia air traffic grows

PHNOM PENH, More Korean tourists will travel to Cambodia as the country opens up its aviation markets and the ASEAN economic community encourages free trade. Asiana Airlines’s Cambodia manager, Cho Jae-Ung, told the Phnom Penh Post that even though the aviation market in Cambodia was still small, the airline hopes that in three to five years it will flourish, driven …

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The World Halal Travel Summit & Exhibition 19th-21st October, Abu Dhabi

The World Halal Travel Summit & Exhibition (WHTS15) is the world’s largest B2B exhibition and conference for the global Halal travel and tourism industry and undoubtedly the most important travel event in the MENA region. Taking place from 19th-21st October 2015 at ADNEC, Abu Dhabi, With confirmed international exhibitors from Halal and family friendly hotels, tourism authorities, in-and-out bound travel agents, cultural sites, …

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Tourists to visit Sihanoukville day of Chinese New Year, up 27.22%

Sihanoukville: Chairman of the Department of Tourism, Mr. Noue Sophal said that in the last 3 days of the Chinese – Vietnam New Year  From 18th to 20th February in the resorts, restaurants and entertainment venues in the province received national and international visitors accounted for 62,976 This could indicate that the number of international visitors has increased over the …

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Chinese – Vietnam New Year  guests increase to visit kienosvayokraw Resort

Kandal Province: in the occasion of Chinese – Vietnam New Year  from 19th until February 22, and the holiday weekend at the local natural kienosvayokraw in Cambodia is bustling than usual. Observed several national and international guests flocked to travel a few different policies out of the capital and the provinces to visit the resort, which is rich in tourism …

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Vietnam to tighten aviation security

HANOI, 23 February 2015: Vietnam’s Deputy Prime Minister, Hoang Trung Hai, has urged the aviation sector to tighten procedures to ensure 2015 is free of air traffic safety incidents. Local media quoted the Deputy Prime Minister, Hoang Trung Hai, as saying flight safety agencies, airlines, and flight management corporations must have action plans to raise safety standards. Vietnam, like all …

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Morocco suspends Libya flights

Morocco has suspended all flights between Moroccan cities and Libya and closed its airspace to Libyan airplanes because of security concerns, the Moroccan government said on Monday. Morocco’s Royal Air Maroc had already suspended its flights to Libya in July when Libyan factions started to fight over the control of Tripoli’s airport. But some Libyan carriers were still operating between the two countries. The …

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