2019, Aviation, COVID-19 Innovations, Government, Hospitality, Myanmar, Resource Library, Study, Tourism

COVID-19 Myanmar Tourism Impact Survey

May 31, 2020

In light of the serious situation in Myanmar, the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism, with the support of Lux-Development, prepared a survey instrument to try to identify the key issues…

Cambodia, China PR, Experience Mekong Collection, Laos, Myanmar, News, Thailand, Tourism, Travel, Vietnam

Mekong Tourism and Destination Mekong launch initiative to support Experience Mekong Collection members

May 30, 2020

In order to help the Experience Mekong Collection members in these challenging, The Mekong Tourism Coordinating office and Destination Mekong are listing any businesses that are asking for donations. We…

Outside LMR, Thailand, Tourism

Health and safety to come first for tourism in Thailand when travel resumes after Covid-19. Hygiene measures offer a clean break for visitors

May 30, 2020

Thailand is introducing certified hygiene standards in tourism-related industries across the country The measures are intended to restore visitors’ confidence and keep tourists safe in the future

Company, COVID-19 Innovations, Hospitality, Thailand

Rosewood Bangkok launches new drive through concept

May 28, 2020

Rosewood Bangkok has unveiled ‘Rosewood Bangkok On The Move Drive-Through’, a luxury drive-through concept offering quality produce, butchery, artisanal sauces, freshly baked bread, delectable pastries and healthy meals, all with…

2020, Manuals, Resource Library

The tourism value chain

May 28, 2020

Sustainable and responsible tourism can be used as a versatile instrument for sustainable development in international development cooperation. The approach presented in this hand book is based on the proactive…

Cambodia, China PR, COVID-19 Innovations, Laos, Myanmar, Press Release, Projects, Thailand, Tourism, Travel, Vietnam

Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office and Mekong Institute partner on new Mekong COVID-19 Innovations Crowdsourcing Initiative

May 27, 2020

Curation of innovative ideas and initiatives in the Greater Mekong Subregion during the Corona Virus pandemic to instill consumer confidence and encourage investment

Cambodia, COVID-19 Innovations, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Tourism, Travel, Vietnam, Volunteerism

Tourism In Need connects travelers directly with tourism-related non-profits in Southeast Asia

May 27, 2020

Travellers around the world are being encouraged to stay home today, travel tomorrow. This is responsible advice during the Covid-19 crisis, but will have a negative impact on communities, organisations…

Tourism, Travel, Vietnam

Uncover Viet Nam’s Timeless Charm

May 26, 2020

Leave Hanoi behind and venture into uncharted experiences. In the far north, Cao Bang presents Pac Bo Cave, where Ho Chi Minh planned the country’s liberation, and nearby 35-meter Ban…

COVID-19 Innovations, Thailand, The Arts

Coronavirus: Artist in Thailand creates puppet shows about fighting the spread of Covid-19

May 23, 2020

A veteran puppeteer in Thailand has adapted a traditional puppet show to create lessons for local people about the dangers of the coronavirus and how they can protect themselves to…

COVID-19 Innovations, Retail, Technology, Thailand

No more touching: Thai mall installs foot pedals in elevators

May 21, 2020

No more touching in the elevators as a Thai shopping mall in Bangkok installed foot pedals for customers to step on instead of pressing the buttons, lowering the risk of…