Author Archives: Asean Travel News

Thailand Mega FAM trip for Indian Tour Operators

Thailand mega FAM trip

Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) organizes Mega FAM trip for Indian Tour Operators to Amazing Thailand from 29 March to 2 April 2018. Indian tour operators will be exploring Bangkok, Rayong, Koh Samed & Pattaya during the trip. An exclusive B2B Business session was held today at Montien Riverside Hotel, Bangkok. “Special thanks to TAT for creating such a wonderful and ...

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Penang Sales Mission to India

The Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) held the Penang Sales Mission to India at New Delhi today with an objective to promote Penang as the preferred MICE destination. Led by Ashwin Gunasekeran, Chief Executive Officer, PCEB, the mission is supported by a delegation of 17 partners from Penang, including the state bureau for leisure travel – Penang Global Tourism, ...

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50 Years of Firmness Assist by ASEAN: Penny Wong

Penny Wong

On the 50 years of ASEAN- Penny Wong will convey a verbal expression on Wednesday to the Myanmar Institute of Strategic and International Studies. She will say, “The region has enjoyed remarkable stability for the past half century, and while economic co-operation remains a work in progress, considerable progress has been made in combating transnational crime, counter-terrorism, drug trafficking and ...

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Strategically Asean Experts Finds Idea to Move Forward

Frequent leadership change led to Asian countries not to believe in unofficial talks with each other. It has been observed by Philip Jusario Vermonte that the entire new crop for the ASEAN leader is brand new. He said, “Any problem that occurred, they just made a personal phone call and that was it.” Also added, “They did not pursue but the ...

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50th ASEAN Day 2017

50th ASEAN Day 2017

Association of South East Asian Nation founded in 1967 developed to be a community. The 50th founding day is the occasion for celebration. The political and economic union of countries is ASEAN, started with only five members. The members: Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Philippines. Now it has ten members which includes Brunei, Laos, Myanmar, Cambodia and Vietnam. The ASEAN ...

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DOT Philippines conducts multicity roadshows in India

DOT Philippines conducts multicity roadshows in India

It’s more fun in the Philippines. Department of Tourism, Philippines recently concluded its multicity roadshows at Delhi, Lucknow, Chandigarh and Nagpur for Indian trade partners. The aggressive networking and B2B sessions were to promote various existing and new tourism products that Philippines has to offer. The road shows were well attended by the key travel and tour operators, MICE facilitators ...

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Bali Airport Closed Again

Bali Airport Closed Again

The Authorities in Indonesia have today once again closed down operations at Denspar Bali Airport due to volcano ash drifting from Mount Raung. Most of the airlines including Australian carriers Jetstar and Virgin Australia had cancelled flights in and out of Bali adding to the misery of tourists during peak holiday season. The volcano which has been active since late ...

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Bali’s Denpasar airport closed due to volcano

Bali's Denpasar airport closed due to volcano

Volcano at Mount Raung in East Java belching ash into the atmosphere forced authorities in Indonesia to close down Bali’s Denpasar and other three airports of Jember, Lombok and Banyuwangi in the region. It is expected that closure will last till late night today. The authorities says they are continuously monitoring the situation. The airport closure due to volcanic activity ...

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