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Reuters UK Edition
Bomb takes toll on Thai tourism; government predicts swift reboundBuddhist monks pray for victims of last Monday's deadly blast, as they walk at
Bomb takes toll on Thai tourism; government predicts swift rebound
Reuters UK Edition / Posted yesterday
Buddhist monks pray for victims of last Monday's deadly blast, as they walk at the Erawan shrine in Bangkok, Thailand, August 24, 2015. BANGKOK Thailand's worst-ever bombing has caused a 17 percent fall in tourist arrivals, putting pressure on... Read more
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Reuters
Bomb takes toll on Thai tourism; govt predicts swift reboundBANGKOK Thailand's worst-ever bombing has caused a 17 percent fall in tourist a
Bomb takes toll on Thai tourism; govt predicts swift rebound
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
BANGKOK Thailand's worst-ever bombing has caused a 17 percent fall in tourist arrivals, putting pressure on revenues vital to the military government's moves to resuscitate a struggling economy. Average daily arrivals to Thailand fell from 85,000... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Bangkok bombing hits Thailand tourismReleasing the recent visitor figures, Thai tourism ministry officials were conf
Bangkok bombing hits Thailand tourism
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Releasing the recent visitor figures, Thai tourism ministry officials were confident the slump was temporary, amid concerns a knock to the country’s tourism sector could play a larger role in crippling an ailing economy. "The tourism impact ... will... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Bomb takes toll on Thai tourism; government predicts swift reboundThailand’s worst-ever bombing has caused a 17 per cent fall in tourist arrivals
Bomb takes toll on Thai tourism; government predicts swift rebound
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Thailand’s worst-ever bombing has caused a 17 per cent fall in tourist arrivals, putting pressure on revenues vital to the military government’s moves to resuscitate a struggling economy. Average daily arrivals to Thailand fell from 85,000 before... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bomb takes toll on Thai tourism; government predicts swift reboundBANGKOK: Thailand's worst-ever bombing has caused a 17 percent fall in tourist
Bomb takes toll on Thai tourism; government predicts swift rebound
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
BANGKOK: Thailand's worst-ever bombing has caused a 17 percent fall in tourist arrivals, putting pressure on revenues vital to the military government's moves to resuscitate a struggling economy. Average daily arrivals to Thailand fell from 85,000... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tourism a Boom Industry for the SAPretoria — The tourism sector is regarded as a booming industry for the South A
Tourism a Boom Industry for the SA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Pretoria — The tourism sector is regarded as a booming industry for the South African economy in a climate where many other sectors are experiencing challenges, says Tourism Deputy Minister Tokozile Xasa. "The sector is valued due to the fact that... Read more
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iol.co.za
Tourism a growth sectorPretoria – The tourism sector is regarded as a booming industry for the South A
Tourism a growth sector
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
Pretoria – The tourism sector is regarded as a booming industry for the South African economy in a climate where many other sectors are experiencing challenges, says Tourism deputy minister Tokozile Xasa. “The sector is valued due to the fact that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Tokozile Xasa - Tourism Trade RoadshowSpeech delivered by the Deputy Minister of Tourism, Ms Tokozile Xasa at the occ
Deputy Minister Tokozile Xasa - Tourism Trade Roadshow
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Speech delivered by the Deputy Minister of Tourism, Ms Tokozile Xasa at the occasion of the Tourism Trade Roadshow - Singapore What an exciting time for us to visit this beautiful island nation of Singapore! Your Jubilee celebrations this year is an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jovago Expands Operations to MozambiqueJovago.com has expanded operations to Mozambique with more than a hundred hotel
Jovago Expands Operations to Mozambique
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Jovago.com has expanded operations to Mozambique with more than a hundred hotels already listed on the platform. The entry marks part of the growth scale set for year 2015 that includes opening of six new offices across the continent. Mozambique's... Read more
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CNN
Erawan Shrine: Why was place of prayer targeted?(CNN)The Erawan Shrine apparently targeted in Monday's bombing is the best know
Erawan Shrine: Why was place of prayer targeted?
CNN / Posted 14 days ago
(CNN)The Erawan Shrine apparently targeted in Monday's bombing is the best known of the many Hindu shrines in Bangkok. It's popular among Buddhists, as well as Hindu and Sikh members of Thailand's Indian community who offer flowers and incense... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Continental Hotel Chain DevelopmentThe continent has become strong competitor in terms of developing the hotel ind
Continental Hotel Chain Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
The continent has become strong competitor in terms of developing the hotel industry and tourism sector. Following 142 new hotel development constructions in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) in 2014, Ethiopia is ranked among the top 10 largest markets for... Read more

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