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    MATTA: Travel industry is not ready for GST

    Travel agents have requested a trial period for the GST, which is set to be enforced next Wednesday.

    Visa processing fees too high, say Indonesia agencies

    Indonesia's largest association of employment agency operators is crying foul over the steep visa...

    Shopping foreign tourists’ worst Korean experience

    Foreign tourists cited unfriendliness and price negotiation while shopping as the least pleasant...

    Osaka studies taxi services for international visitors

    To help improve taxi services for the growing number of visitors to Japan from overseas, Osaka taxi...

    New counter to process Malaysia's fast-track clearance pass in Orchard

    Previously, travellers could only apply for the MACS pass at counters at the Woodlands and Tuas...

    Beautiful cherry blossoms in China prompt ugly behaviour

    A man was caught on camera climbing onto a tree to make petals fall as 'cherry blossom rain' for...

    AirAsia's Free Seats promo a big hit

    Passengers need only pay for airport taxes and fees when booking under the promotion.

    Coming to planes soon: Made-in-S'pore seats

    ST Aerospace's initiative will boost Republic's reputation as aerospace hub.

    Ocean Park Hong Kong adds southern koalas to its latest attractions

    Dubbed Adventures in Australia, the new exhibit features a walk-through experience in a climate-...

    Beijing airport most punctual in China

    Airplanes taking off from Beijing were 73 minutes late on average in 2014.

    Fewer Japanese head for South Korea

    Last year, the number of Japanese tourists to South Korea dropped to two-thirds of its 2012 peak.

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