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January 4, 2018 - Euractiv

Paradise Island Puts Development Hopes in China - by Staff

Tourists to São Tomé and Principe, a scattering of islands off the coast of western equatorial Africa that once served the slave and sugar trades of Portuguese colonial rulers, are rare.

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January 3, 2018 - Borneo Bulletin

Brunei Emerging as Tourism Destination - by Azlan Othman

BRUNEI Darussalam is fast emerging as a major tourism and hospitality destination that could soon overtake several developed markets, according to a study conducted by event management company QnA International.

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December 26, 2017 - Cision PR Newswire

A Newly Launched Chengdu-Europe Freight Train Promotes Sichuan as a Compelling Tourism Destination - by Sichuan Provincial Tourism Development Committee

As of December 4, 2017, 777 rail journeys between Chengdu International Railway Port and 11 destinations in Europe have been completed, with Prague in the Czech Republic and Tilburg in the Netherlands as two of the more common destinations. Among all Chinese cities included in the China-Europe Rail Express plan, Chengdu as a departure or terminating point now has the largest amount of traffic, accounting for nearly one third of the journeys scheduled under the plan.

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The world's top 10 fastest growing tourism cities are all in Asia, according to new data from the World Travel and Tourism Council.
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September 26, 2017 - CNN Travel

10 most popular cities for international travelers in 2017 - by Marnie Hunter

For the second year in a row, Bangkok is poised to be the most popular city in the world for international travelers.

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