Promoting Malaysia As A Safe Travel Destination At ASEAN Tourism Forum 2022

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia’s delegation to the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) this year comes with a mission to promote Malaysia as a safe travel destination following ASEAN’s unanimous support and commitment to revitalise tourism and to reopen its doors to international tourists. Leading the Malaysian delegation to this Southeast Asia’s largest tourism trade event is Datuk Wira […]

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Johnson’s Office Apologizes to Queen for Party on Eve of Husband’s Funeral

LONDON — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s office apologized to Queen Elizabeth on Friday after it emerged that staff members partied late into the night in Downing Street on the eve of Prince Philip’s funeral, when indoor gatherings were banned. Johnson is facing the gravest crisis of his premiership after almost daily revelations of social gatherings […]

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Typhoon Survivors Keep Festival Spirit Alive In Philippines Amid Massive Damage

MANILA, “With or without food on the table, we will celebrate Christmas,” said a survivor from Typhoon Rai that battered the central and southern Philippines last week. The typhoon left a trail of destruction and killed at least 375 people with many still missing. Gloria Fulido, resident from Bohol province, that is one of the […]

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Cambodia Vows To Promote ASEAN’s Spirit As United Family: FM

PHNOM PENH–  Cambodia, the incoming chair of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) for 2022, will promote the bloc’s spirit as a united family, in order to maintain peace and prosperity in the region and beyond, the country’s Foreign Minister, Prak Sokhonn, said.   Sokhonn, who is also a deputy prime minister, made the […]

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Covid-19: Pandemic to cost global tourism $2.0 trillion in 2021 – UNWTO

MADRID— The coronavirus pandemic will cost the global tourism sector $2.0 trillion in lost revenue in 2021, the UN’s tourism body said Monday, calling the sector’s recovery “fragile” and “slow”.   The forecast from the Madrid-based World Tourism Organization comes as Europe is grappling with a surge in infections and as a new heavily mutated […]

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Latest James Bond film “No Time to Die” crosses 700 million USD mark worldwide

LOS ANGELES – The latest James Bond film, “No Time to Die,” has crossed the 700-million-U.S.-dollar mark worldwide this weekend.   According to studio figures, collected by measurement firm Comscore, the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and United Artists Releasing, took in an estimated 4.62 million dollars in its sixth weekend in the U.S. and Canada for a cume […]

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