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01 Oct, 2018, 11:23 BST Central Chinese city holds cultural festival to commemorate ancient military strategist

Xiangyang, a city in central China's Hubei Province that is known for renowned military strategist Zhuge Liang during the Three Kingdoms period...


01 Oct, 2018, 09:28 BST One of the iGaming Industry's Strongest Brands - Mr Green - Turns Ten

Ten years ago, one of the European iGaming industry's strongest brand was created; Mr Green. It's an example of a successful, Swedish...


01 Oct, 2018, 02:06 BST At 2018 Qufu International Confucius Culture Festival, the Ceremony of Confucius was unusually brilliant

On September 28, the birthday of Confucius (551 BC - 479 BC, a great Chinese teacher, philosopher, and political theorist), the Wuxu Period...


01 Oct, 2018, 01:29 BST Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) Calls on Macedonia Prime Minister Zaev to Resign

Macedonian voters held a referendum today on the proposed name change of their country to the Republic of North Macedonia. The voter turnout of...


30 Sep, 2018, 14:15 BST Sixth Wuzhen Theatre Festival Coming in October

- Event to gather some of the world's most iconic theatrical works from six continents in China's ancient, picturesque water town With an...


30 Sep, 2018, 12:00 BST Whether for business, leisure or 'bleisure', travelers are going solo

Agoda releases findings from its global 'Solo Travel Trends 2018' research With longer working hours, constant digital contact and increasing...


30 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST HSBC: A Flying Economy – the Economic Powerhouse Above the Clouds

- Research by HSBC has identified a country-sized, thriving and cosmopolitan population of almost 12 million people in the air every...


30 Sep, 2018, 04:37 BST Scholars from home and abroad reached "Nishan Consensus" to encourage mutual learning among civilizations

After holding over 30 "civilization dialogues" on issues at all times and in all countries, the Fifth Nishan Forum on World Civilizations was...


30 Sep, 2018, 03:35 BST Commodity Expo Shows Openness of SW China's Luzhou

The just-concluded 2018 The 6th China Luzhou Southwest Commodity Expo has showed the openness of Luzhou, a city where the South Sichuan Port Area...


29 Sep, 2018, 07:29 BST Shandong Impressions - Innovation and development at the birthplace of Confucius

International media columnists toured China's eastern coastal province of Shandong under the banner "Impression Shandong - Exploring Confucian...


29 Sep, 2018, 06:06 BST HELIPELLER Unveils its New-Generation Smart and World-Leading Manned Vehicle

In the China National Pavilion at Shanghai World Expo, HELIPELLER unveiled its new G brand two-seater quadrotor "Flyball". Hundreds of guests and...


28 Sep, 2018, 16:44 BST Inauguration in Tignes of the World's Largest and Highest Open-top Aerial Tramway at an Altitude of More Than 3,000m

Tignes resort's new aerial tramway is financed by the Société des téléphériques de Grande Motte (STGM) Tignes resort just inaugurated its new...


28 Sep, 2018, 10:14 BST North China's Handan City holds tourism conference in ancient county

Highlighting time-honored history of Tai Chi and the Yongnian District, the 14th International Tai Chi Sports Meeting, as well as the third Handan...


28 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST Fabulous Winter Escape at The Ritz-Carlton, Bali

The Ritz-Carlton, Bali introduces its Holiday Escape offer, promising an unforgettable 8-night luxury vacation with an enticing array of...


28 Sep, 2018, 01:00 BST Director General Jibrilu Markets The Bahamas In Japan

Director General of Tourism, Joy Jibrilu, recently made a noteworthy trip to Japan to aggressively market The Islands Of The Bahamas. Jibrilu, who...


27 Sep, 2018, 15:39 BST USAFIS Organization: DV-2019 Green Card Lottery Results Released, 87,610 Winners Selected

The US State Department has published in its Visa Bulletin for August 2018 the official Results of the DV-2019 Green Card Lottery which was held...


27 Sep, 2018, 14:00 BST Travelsify Raises €5 Million in New Funding Round and Launches Brand DNA AI Analytics for Hotels and Restaurants

New Funding Round, Led By AccorHotels, To Accelerate The Development Of Services Leveraging Travelsify's Hotel DNA™ and Restaurant DNA™ AI...


27 Sep, 2018, 13:19 BST Record Number of Villas and Vacation Rentals Inspected by Rental Experts Exceptional Villas

Exceptional Villas who are widely considered to be a global authority in high-end rental properties have personally inspected and vetted over 800...


27 Sep, 2018, 13:00 BST GuesttoGuest Launches Optimal, an All-Inclusive Yearly Membership to Serve a Fast-Growing Community

Today, GuesttoGuest, the global leader for home exchange, announced the launch of Optimal, an engaging offer that provides members unlimited...


27 Sep, 2018, 07:00 BST Baby Giant Panda, Weighing Mere 75 Grams at Birth, Now on Public Display at Japan's Adventure World; Taking Suggestions for Its Name from Sept. 13

A baby giant panda (female), born on August 14, 2018, has been on public display at Adventure World in Shirahama, Wakayama Prefecture, Japan, since...


27 Sep, 2018, 04:26 BST Sanya in Warsaw, Poland to promote tourism & seek cooperation

On September 20th, 2018, an international tourism promotional campaign event called "Sanya Night" was held in Warsaw, Poland's capital and largest...


26 Sep, 2018, 22:53 BST Public Investment Fund Unveils Amaala, a New Global Leading Destination for Wellness Tourism

The Public Investment Fund (PIF) of Saudi Arabia, announced the launch of Amaala, which will become an uber-luxury destination on the...


26 Sep, 2018, 15:45 BST Oceanco's 90M DAR Wins Both Best Exterior Design and Finest New Superyacht Award

Oceanco is proud to announce that the 90m DAR, our latest delivery, has won both the 2018 Monaco Yacht Show Best Exterior Design and the Finest...


26 Sep, 2018, 14:45 BST Aeroflot Confirms Five Star Global Airline Status in APEX's Official Airline Ratings

Aeroflot has again been recognised as a Five Star Global Airline at the APEX Awards, held on September 24 in Boston. The status, first granted to...


26 Sep, 2018, 13:00 BST Leisure Pass Group Brings Best-In-Class Attraction Pass Solution to North America

Platform helps CVBs & DMOs market their cities & attractions to the world The Leisure Pass Group, the world's largest tourism...