Thailand Is Reopening to Tourists. What Would a More Ethical Tourism Look Like?

Tessa Charupatanapongse

It’s unlikely that the inequalities that exist between Southeast Asia and wealthier countries are going to disappear soon. In the meantime, we must work towards more conscientious cross cultural encounters.


Thailand Urges Tight Virus Controls for Big Holiday Celebrations

Voice of America

Thai government officials are mulling over new measures to contain the spread of the pandemic in the wake of a surge in cases among migrant workers. Tourism operators are bracing for an atypical holiday season and a slow recovery ahead.


How Taiwan’s Overseas Tour Leaders Are Weathering Covid-19

Cat Thomas

Taiwan’s overseas travel industry has all but collapsed during Covid-19. Two tour group leaders discuss how they’ve adjusted.


How Is the Philippines Plotting Its Tourism Recovery?

Coco Dollanganger

The Philippine government, resort chains, and travel influencers are each trying to keep the country's tourism industry afloat while planning its post-pandemic recovery.


Australia's and China's Economic Diplomacy in Southeast Asia

The Interpreter

Australia's tourism power over Indonesia might have played a role in the Indonesian government's delaying the criminalization of sex outside marriage. But how much is Australian tourism dollar worth nowadays with a rampant increase of Chinese tourists?


VIETNAM: 20,000 Residents to Be Relocated from Hue Imperial City


The relocation, scheduled to begin next year, will be the biggest migration in the history of Hue Imperial City.


OPINION: Extending the HSR to Hualien Risks Spoiling East Taiwan

Matt Dagher Margosian

Taiwan retains something truly special on its east coast. It would be a shame to lose it in a rush towards development.


‘Pro-Poor’ Tourism Falls Flat in India's Varanasi

The Conversation

Tourism is a mainstay of the Indian economy, but attempts to spread the wealth have come up short.

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