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Tourism professionals look to Asia for trade

Tourism professionals across the world are turning to Asian countries for more contributions to an industry overshadowed by a growing threat of terrorism, a prominent industry insider has said. “The global tourism industry has...

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Rio Carnival expected to receive a million tourists

Rio de Janeiro is expected to receive over 1 million tourists in the upcoming Carnival holiday, local authorities said on Friday. According to Rio’s tourism agency Riotur, 1.1 million people are expected to visit...

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Reports paint grim picture of Bangladesh tourism

Mismanagement, lack of a strategy and enforcement of law are killing tourism in Bangladesh, reports the local Daily Star newspaper. As an example, the paper reports that: “The natural forest of Jaflong is disappearing...

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Albania approves loan agreement to further develop tourism

The Albanian parliament on Tuesday adopted the loan agreement between the government and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) on the development of tourism sector. The project aims to improve urban infrastructure,...