TESDA urges sub-sectors to apply as recognized bodies

Manila, Aug. 16 -- As part of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority's (TESDA) tagline, "Abot Lahat", it is now encouraging sub-sectors to apply as its Recognized Industry Bodies (RI... Read More

Court stays selling shares of Tiger Palace

BUTWAL, Aug. 16 -- Rupandehi District Court has, through an order, prevented Tiger Palace Resort from selling its shares. Responding to a supplementary case filed against the resort, the court on Tues... Read More

8 Dark Tourism Destinations Around the World

U.S., Aug. 16 -- Visiting a concentration camp or radiation zone may not seem like everyone's idea of a holiday but dark tourism sites are drawing millions of people around the world every year. Here... Read More

Liberian Prelate Calls For Reintroduction of Civics In School Curriculum as Church Celebrates Heritage Experience

Monrovia, Aug. 16 -- Pastor Wah Wallace of the Light Center has called for civics to be taught in schools across the country so as to enable citizens be aware of their cultural heritage. He said if ... Read More

Lok Virsa observes Black Day, condemns Indian atrocities

Pakistan, Aug. 16 -- Ministry of Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan in collaboration with National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) on Thursday observed Black Day on Indian Ind... Read More

Oukaimeden Ski Resort to Become Major Tourist Attraction

Rabat, Aug. 16 -- The ski resort of Oukaimeden is expected to be redesigned in order to attract 500,000 visitors annually by 2030. In its August 16 edition, L'Economiste newspaper noted that the Wila... Read More

Hong Kong cuts taxes to shore up economy amid protests

Hong Kong, Aug. 16 -- Hong Kong's government announced tax cuts and higher social spending Thursday to reverse a deepening economic slump aggravated by anti-government protests and the U.S.-Chinese ta... Read More

PH inbound tourism generates P245-B in 1H 2019

Manila, Aug. 16 -- The country's tourism industry has generated some PHP245 billion in receipts from international visitors during the first six months of the year 2019, the Department of Tourism (DOT... Read More

State Govt to use content shot with Priyanka for another year

GUWAHATI, Aug. 16 -- Even though actress and global icon Priyanka Chopra is no longer the brand ambassador of Assam Tourism, the State government has bought the media rights of using the content shot ... Read More

ATDC move to check tourism misinformation

GUWAHATI, Aug. 16 -- In order to counter false and unverified contents about various tourist destinations of the State, the Assam Tourism Development Corporation (ATDC) is going to launch a vigorous d... Read More