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APAC biggest winner as Japan outbound market rises again VALENCIA, MARCH 23, 2017
As the Japanese outbound market recovers from a 5.4 per cent year-on-year decline in January to mid-March last year to a 4.1 per cent increase in the same period this year, Asia-Pacific is seeing the largest gain in market share, according to ForwardKeys.
Tourism remains a global driving force for jobs, economy: WTTC LONDON, MARCH 22, 2017
Growth in the travel and tourism industry outpaced the global economy for the sixth consecutive year in 2016, according to WTTC.
Singapore more pricey for business travel, but still cheaper than HK SINGAPORE, FEBRUARY 28, 2017
Singapore is now the fourth most expensive location in Asia-Pacific for business travel, rising one spot from last year's regional ranking by global mobility solutions provider ECA International, although the average cost of a business trip to the Lion City is still eight per cent cheaper than Hong Kong.
Mass tourism takes toll on Bali's visitor spend, length of stay PHUKET, FEBRUARY 21, 2017
A new C9 Hotelworks and Horwath HTL report on Bali reveals warning signs of a shift to mass market tourism, with arrivals growth accompanied by lower yield per tourist and shorter average lengths of stay.
Increased airlift, secondary gateway support China-led growth in Koh Samui PHUKET, FEBRUARY 16, 2017
Bangkok Airways' international expansion and the emergence of Surat Thani as a secondary gateway are important factors in the China-led growth observed in Koh Samui, according to C9 Hotelworks' latest Samui Hotel Market.
Travel to US hit by Trump slump VALENCIA, FEBRUARY 9, 2017
As American president Trump seeks to reinstate his executive order banning travel from seven Muslim-majority countries, Forwardkeys releases findings that the initial ban has deterred travel from other countries as well.
Russian comeback props up Phuket's arrival growth in 2016 PHUKET, FEBRUARY 7, 2017
Demand indicators continue to be strong in Phuket with Russian arrivals rebounding and curbing a growth decline in Chinese arrivals, according to key findings in a C9 Hotelworks' Phuket Hotel Market Update for February 2017.
Europe tops Chinese travel pecking order in Rooster Year VALENCIA, JANUARY 9, 2016
Chinese travellers are returning to Europe to usher in the Year of the Rooster, after numbers declined in 2016 likely over terror threat concerns, according to travel intelligence company ForwardKeys.
China's new elite travellers
The Chinese Luxury Traveler Report reveals how China's Gen Y approach travel - from what they seek in agents to their top hotels and destinations
Asia's next travel generation
PATA's second youth travel report reveals the travel traits of Asia's millennials and how tourism stakeholders can benefit from their hunger to veer off the beaten track
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