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Singapore's Changi Airport handles record 58.7 mln passengers in 2016

SINGAPORE, Jan. 31: Singapore's Changi Airport recorded an all-time high of 58.7 million passenger m...

31st Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

25 missing Chinese in Malaysia boat sinking found alive: minister

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 31: Twenty-five Chinese have been found alive after their tourist boat sank off ea...

31st Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

Boat with 31 mostly Chinese tourists missing in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 29 :Chinese state media say a boat carrying 31 people, including more than 20 Chin...

29th Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

Cambodia receives 5 million foreign visitors last year

PHNOM PENH, Jan. 24  Cambodia attracted some 5 million international tourists in 2016, a fivepercen...

24th Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

World's oldest living panda in captivity celebrates 37th birthday

China, Jan 19 :The world's oldest captive panda celebrated her 37th birthday, equivalent to more tha...

19th Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

Qatar Airways Premium Lounge at Paris airport

PARIS, Jan 18: Qatar Airways has officially opened the new Qatar Airways Premium Lounge at Paris-Ch...

18th Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

India's low-cost airline to buy up to 205 new Boeing planes

NEW DELHI , Jan 14: India's low-cost airline Spicejet plans to buy up to 205 next-generation Boeing ...

14th Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

Hamad Int'l Airport  awarded '5-star' rating

QATAR, Jan 9: Hamad International Airport (HIA) has been rated as a '5-Star Airport' by a London-bas...

9th Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

UK’s BBA Aviation to merge aircraft management business with Gama Aviation’s US unit

LONDON,Jan 8 : British aircraft services firm BBA Aviation Plc would merge its aircraft management a...

8th Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

Taj brings luxury to the Andaman Islands

New Delhi, Jan 6 : Taj Hotels will make its debut in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands this year, wh...

6th Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

Vietnam reaches major tourism milestone

VIERNAM, Jan 6 : Vietnam’s tourism industry reached a major milestone last year, as the country ex...

6th Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

Qatar Airways confirms change to Airbus plane order

DOHA, Jan 6: Qatar Airways is to swap its order for up to 80 Airbus A320neos for the larger, longer-...

6th Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

Sri Lanka tourism hits record $3.5 bn in 2016

COLOMBO, Jan 6 : Sri Lanka earned a record $3.5 billion from tourism in 2016, seven years after the ...

6th Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

Kazakhstan lifts visa requirements to boost tourism, investment

ASTANA, Jan 6: Kazakhstan said Tuesday it had lifted visa requirements for citizens of the European ...

6th Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

Sri Lanka targets 2.5 million tourists in 2017

COLOMBO, Jan 3 :Sri Lanka said on Monday that it has set a target of 2.5 million tourists in 2017 as...

3rd Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

Indonesian tourist boat blaze kills 23

JAKARTA, Jan 1: A massive fire erupted in a boat carrying hundreds of local tourists to an island no...

1st Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew