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MIPCOM: Malaysia plans to promote Creative Industries

Cannes/Kuala Lumpur – Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek announced Malaysia’s push towards growing its creative content industry and expansion of numerous assets to attract international entertainment producers at MIPCOM in Cannes/France, a gathering of the entertainment … Continue reading MIPCOM: Malaysia plans to promote Creative Industries

IT&CMA 2013: “Thailand Connect” präsentiert (E)

Bangkok, 07.10.2013 – Asia thinks in cycles! Thus, this year marked Thailand’s 12th year in hosting the premier double-bill 21st Incentive Travel & Conventions, Meetings Asia (IT&CMA) and 16th Corporate Travel World (CTW) Asia-Pacific at Bangkok Convention Centre, Central World … Continue reading IT&CMA 2013: “Thailand Connect” präsentiert (E)

UNWTO: Open Visa Policy could Create up to 2.6 million New Jobs

Jakarta – A new report by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) shows that visa facilitation could create up to 2.6 million new jobs in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies by 2016. The … Continue reading UNWTO: Open Visa Policy could Create up to 2.6 million New Jobs

Bangkok: Hotels mit Zimmerauslastung zufrieden (E)

Bangkok, 03.10.2013 – Research by the hotels division of CBRE, the world’s largest real estate services provider, indicates that Bangkok hotels have, and are expected to continue to, perform exceptionally well. The revenue per available room across Thailand has increased … Continue reading Bangkok: Hotels mit Zimmerauslastung zufrieden (E)

ASEAN receives first Australian resident Ambassador

Jakarta – Australia’s first resident Ambassador to ASEAN, Simon Merrifield, presented his Letter of Credence to the Secretary-General of ASEAN, Le Luong Minh, on Monday at the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta. Secretary-General Minh welcomed the accreditation of Ambassador Merrifield and expressed appreciation … Continue reading ASEAN receives first Australian resident Ambassador