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3 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

Busan Ready To Host Asean-ROK Commemorative Summit 2014

From Azeman Ariffin and Nashir Mansor BUSAN, Aug 29 -- Busan, the second largest city in the Republic of Korea, says it is fully prepared to host the Association of Southeast Asian Nations -Republic of Korea Commemorative Summit 2014.

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7 hrs ago | TEFL.com

China: English Teacher

I/We have read and accept the Terms and Conditions of TEFL Professional Network Ltd. and confirm this acceptance by entering my/our user name and password above and accessing the service.

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11 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Insider's Guide to Singapore

TINY YET RICH, ruthlessly efficient but sterile. Singapore evokes plenty of stereotypes for travelers-many true, to an extent.

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15 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

They come, they study, they stay: Report says Las Vegas is fertile ground for foreign students

Behind the global tourist destination that is the Strip and a premier hotel college at UNLV, Las Vegas has the fifth-highest rate in the country in retaining international students in the workforce after they graduate, according to a new Brookings Institute study.

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20 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Ticket sales for commercial space flights launched in Singapore

This is the first time US-based XCOR Space Expeditions, which develops commercial space shuttles, is launching the sale of tickets in Singapore.

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22 hrs ago | The Independent

Simon Calder: Places that have fallen from the map of the sky

Simon Calder's career in travel started at Gatwick Airport, where he cleaned aircraft for Laker Airways and later worked as a security officer.

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Yesterday | 4 Hoteliers

News from around the Asia Pacific region, Aug 29.

Hotel industry and travel news from around the Asia Pacific region; this week: Thailand based BHMAsia expands internationally, P&O Cruise return to Singapore, Bali gets a Courtyard and more... BHMAsia Expands Internationally Based in Thailand, Bespoke Hospitality Management Asia grows portfolio aggressively locally and internationally with 30 more ... (more)

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

4 Hoteliers

Assessing how AirAsia X is trying to capitalize on opportunities in China

If any outbound tourism source market can elicit an expenditure of $100 billion from approximately 100 million travellers in a year, then the lure of capitalizing on such opportunity is quite appealing; So it doesn't come as a surprise when airlines are constantly evaluating the destination preferences of Chinese travellers.

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The Straits Times

Straco Corp inks deal to buy Singapore Flyer for $140 million

The acquisition "represents an expansion of the group's core tourism related business," Straco told the Singapore Exchange on Thursday.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Hong Kong Adds Congo To Ebola Watch List

The Hong Kong Health Department has placed Congo to its Ebola surveillance list after 24 suspected cases of haemorrhagic fever including 13 deaths were reported there from July 28 to Aug 18. The World Health Organisation believes these cases were unrelated to those in Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone in West Africa, Xinhua news agency ... (more)

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Lynn News

Chorus of thanks for Creakes festival directors

Fr. Clive Wylie with Simon Rowland-Jones Barry Cheeseman and Marianne Johnson who has also been involved with the festival from the start MLNF14PB08310 ANL-140827-175607001 Music lovers used subterfuge to thank two men who helped establish the North Norfolk Music Festival as a major event in the classical calendar.

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Journalism.co.uk

Chief Editor - Japan, Goal.com - Perform

Goal Chief Editor Japan will have an important role to the growth of the website in the Asia Pacific.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Struggling tenants pin hopes on possible new owner for Singapore Flyer

SINGAPORE: It has been more than a year since the Singapore Flyer was placed under receivership.

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Thanh Nein News

Tourists at a restaurant in the Mekong Delta's Can Tho City. Photo: Phu Sa Loc

Relevant agencies are seeking central government approval to waive tourist visa requirements for France, Germany, the UK, Spain, Italy, Australia, New Zealand, India and Canada.

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Asia News Network

SINGAPORE: Lee, Najib vow to nurture 'flowering' ties

The leaders of Singapore and Malaysia gave a taste of the warm ties between the two countries yesterday, when they officially opened a bazaar to promote the food and fruit from across the Causeway.

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The Straits Times

New era of self-driving cars will transform cities

The Shared Computer Operated Transport - or Scot - car that is being test- driven at the National University of Singapore campus since January.

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Reuters

Four firms shortlisted for Myanmar jet fuel distribution venture

Four firms from Thailand and Singapore will go through to a final round of bidding to form a joint venture in Myanmar for distributing jet fuel with state-owned Myanma Petroleum Products Enterprise , a senior Energy Ministry official said.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Thanh Nein News

Tourists at a restaurant in the Mekong Delta's Can Tho City. Photo: Phu Sa Loc

Relevant agencies are seeking central government approval to waive tourist visa requirements for France, Germany, the UK, Spain, Italy, Australia, New Zealand, India and Canada.

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Bangkok Post

Priceza taps Southeast Asia

Priceza.com, Thailand's leading price comparison shopping website, is beefing up its footprint in Southeast Asia to capitalise on the fast-growing regional e-commerce market.

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The Orlando Sentinel

New programming chief at Orlando's Dr. Phillips Center talks about grand opening

Work continues this month on the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. It's scheduled to open this November.

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