News: Tourism

Vietnam’s Laguna Golf Lang Co reaffirms its status as one of Asia’s most sustainable clubs 

By retaining its EarthCheck 'Gold Certification' for 2021, Laguna Golf Lang Co has reaffirmed its status as one of Asia’s most sustainability-minded golf courses. …

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Sep 22, 2021 Environment / Golf / Hospitality / Tourism /

 
 

Ocean Park Hong Kong opens new Water World waterpark

Ocean Park has officially opened its new HK$4 billion (US$500 million) Water World water park, with guests now able to enjoy the new aquatic theme park which includes 27 attractions in five…

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Sep 21, 2021 ByNigel Benton Aquatics / Attractions / Tourism / Waterparks /

 
 

Report shows challenges facing nature-based tourism

With COVID-19 having led to an abrupt halt in nature-based tourism activities around the world, marked by travel restrictions, lockdowns and closures of protected areas, a recently…

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Sep 20, 2021 Environment / Recreation / Tourism /

 
 

Set to open on 1st October Expo 2020 Dubai announces enhanced entry measures

Organisers of Expo 2020 Dubai have announced enhanced entry measures to ensure a safe event for the millions of visitors expected to attend the landmark event. Delayed from 2020, the Expo…

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Sep 18, 2021 Events / Technology / Tourism / Venues /

 
 

New WTTC report provides vital investment recommendations for tourism sector post-COVID pandemic

The World Travel and Tourism Council has today launched a significant new report – ‘Investing in Travel and Tourism’ - providing investment recommendations for governments…

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Sep 17, 2021 Finance / Government / Hospitality / Marketing / Tourism /

 
 

Middle East’s largest cylindrical aquarium opens in Bahrain

The Mall of Dilmunia, a family-centric mall concept in the Arabian Gulf kingdom of Bahrain has this officially opened the Bahrain Aquarium showcasing over 2,700 fish in the Middle…

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Sep 17, 2021 Attractions / Environment / Retail / Tourism / Zoos /

 
 

How will vaccine passports work in each state and overseas?

Vaccine passports will be issued to adults who have been fully vaccinated by the Australian Government in the coming weeks, as pledged by Federal Ministers. Australian Prime Minister Scott…

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Sep 15, 2021 ByJoe Cusmano Government / Safety / Security / Tourism /

 
 

EarthCheck extends global sustainability partnership

Global scientific benchmarking, certification and advisory group for tourism, EarthCheck, has extended its global network of partners by welcoming, Belmond, the LVMH owned luxury…

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Sep 14, 2021 Environment / Tourism /

 
 

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