Positive signals for recovery of tourism

To create opportunities for residents to develop professional skills in tourism, our Quang Nam-Hoiana Tourism Vocational Training Center provides training such as golf course maintenance and operations, housekeeping, F&B services, and language skills. Graduates are well-prepared to join the international workforce and we also work with local educators and provide on-site training to ensure as […]

Vietnam proposes tourism travel bubbles within ASEAN

Also at the meeting, Vietnam suggested hastening the ratification of trade agreements within the region, including completing negotiations and signings of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) within 2020. Increasing the capacity and participation of parliamentary oversight regarding the implementation of trade and investment commitments within the regional and international framework was also tabled.

NZ tourism’s Wikipedia problem: Fox Glacier page dominated by deaths, rural NZ non-existent

Dickison said Wikipedia could not be used as a marketing tool for businesses, but tourism operators could use online travel guidebook Wikivoyage and image library Wikimedia Commons for free, saving them thousands on their own website that would not have the same reach.

Coronavirus: Fiordland tourism operators fear they missed out on funding

The ministry engaged in various communication channels to help businesses understand their eligibility, the spokeswoman said, listing an email alert sent to businesses, a webinar hosted by Tourism Industry Aotearoa, a media release issued on June 4, and a website with contact details for direct inquiries.

Fiordland tourism operators unhappy with Government funding decisions

When asked for clarity on how decisions were made, a spokesperson said: “The assessment criteria was the same for all applicants in the round. Applications were assessed, peer reviewed and moderated according to the criteria laid out on the MBIE website.”

Forget ‘come say G’day’! Meet the former footballers reinventing Australia’s tourism industry with pandemic proof PR campaigns

‘Brands had less spending money, so I was happy to adjust my rates,’ influencer Madison Woolley said. ‘I’ve developed good relationships with the brands I’ve work with over the years, so I wanted to be able to show my support for them during this challenging time’

China to further support new business forms and models, boost new types of consumption

The meeting urged to expand and upgrade new types of consumption. Zero-touch consumption will be promoted; open online courses and internet diagnosis and treatment will be encouraged; online and offline services in fitness and tourism sectors will be better integrated; new retail forms such as grocery stores with automated check-out systems will be explored; and […]

Viet Nam’s current account forecast at 3.7% in 2020

Fitch analysts said in their report: “We expect the positive goods trade balance to offset the sum of the services trade deficit and net primary income payments,” adding that COVID-19 grants from multilateral organisations such as the World Bank and other transfers from overseas persons and entities should keep Viet Nam’s secondary income balance positive […]

First foreign flight to Greek island carries German COVID-19 ‘heroes’

“The virus is still there… We have to be careful and we have to follow the rules and we’ll manage it together,” said Stephen, one of the passengers, who works as an officer at the German Chancellery.

Li calls for boosting new types of consumption

Traditional ways of consumption will be better leveraged. Support will be given to brick-and-mortar companies in opening online businesses and to internet platform companies in offline development. Businesses will be encouraged to carry out online promotion in a bid to boost offline consumption.