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Cambodia welcomes Cathay Pacific Airlines flying to Cambodia

Cambodia welcomed the airline Cathay Pacific has decided to fly to Cambodia. Facebook page of Samdech Hun Sen, Cambodian Prime Minister airline Cathay Pacific Freight Service (Cargo) to Phnom Penh (from Hong Kong-Singapore-Penang-Phnom Penh), and will which began on 23 November. Aviation Services will provide more jobs to citizens. The airline is beginning to expand it’s market in the country …

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Preah Vihear door stays shut

Cruise Tourism to be 21st Century Tourism for Asia PHNOM PENH Cambodia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs says reopening an entrance to the 11th century Preah Vihear Temple from the Thai side of the border is unnecessary since Cambodia has adequate infrastructures to serve tourists who want to visit the world heritage temple. Xinhua channel news quoted the ministry spokesperson, Koy …

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Cruise Tourism to be 21st Century Tourism for Asia

Tourism Malaysia chairman Tan Sri Dr Ng Yen Yen believes that cruise tourism would be the new tourism for Asia in the 21st Century. She said the tourism linked the numerous ports in Asia which could be developed into a top Asian cruise tourism destination, providing billions of dollars to the economy and thousands of jobs. The cruise tourism industry …

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Indonesia is to waive visa requirements

Indonesia is to waive visa requirements for tourists from China, Australia, Japan, South Korea, and Russia, and introduce third-country visas next year. Announcing this following a coordinating ministers’ meeting this morning, Indonesia coordinating minister of maritime affairs, Indroyono Susilo, said: “A task force has been set up to make the (government regulation) amendments with a target to implement this in …

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Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche at World Travel Market 2014 in London

Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche, considered Abu Dhabi’s Leading Business Hotel by World Travel Awards is participating at WTM 2014. We asked Nael El-Waary, General Manager of the hotel, questions about Abu Dhabi tourism trends. 1. What are Abu Dhabi’s key tourism strengths which ensure it stands out both regionally and on an international platform? Nowadays majority of tourists, who visit …

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Joint cooperation between Egypt, Jordan and Palestine to promote Halal tourism

The Director General of Tourism and Travel Agents Association of Jordan, Mohammed al-Qawasmi, The State of Jordan is currently doing a joint cooperation with the states of Egypt and Palestine, to promote the field of religious tourism in the revitalization of these countries, because Egypt has considerable experience in the field of tourism. He Qawasmi, in an interview, “Today’s guest” …

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AirAsia launches on-board Wi-Fi service

AirAsia commercially launched its on-board Wi-Fi service today, which is available on selected AirAsia flights. The service, known as roKKi Chats, allows guests to use instant messaging apps while on-board. Each roKKi Chats token will be priced at RM8 for a total of 3MB data usage on WeChat, WhatsApp & LINE. AirAsia also earned an entry into the Malaysia Book …

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Makkah governor inspects facilities at Haj Terminal

JEDDAH: FOUZIA KHAN Makkah Gov. Prince Mishaal bin Abdullah, who is also the head of Central Haj Committee, on Monday visited King Abdul Aziz International Airport’s Haj Terminal to oversee and ensure the safety and comfort of the pilgrims arriving from different parts of the world. Prince Mishaal visited all the counters, whole area of the Haj terminal and lobbies, …

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Fastjet service between Dar es Salaam and Entebbe takes off

PHNOM PENH, 17 September 2014: Cambodia’s tourist arrivals registered a slight increase of 0.4% in July according to the country’s statistics and tourist information department. The country attracted 340,091 visits compared to 338,761 during the same month last year. Released officially by the Ministry of Tourism, Monday, data showed Vietnam led the field with 70,669 visits, but it was a …

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