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Australian tourism experiences a major growth as same-sex marriage destination

AUSTRALIAN TOURISM EXPERIENCES A MAJOR GROWTH AS SAME-SEX MARRIAGE DESTINATION

Same-sex couples from foreign countries are rushing to Australia to get hitched, beguiled by the natural beauty and marriage equality...

In 2018, China experiences 30.5 mln visits by international travelers!

IN 2018, CHINA EXPERIENCES 30.5 MLN VISITS BY INTERNATIONAL TRAVELERS!

Last year, foreign tourists made 30.54 million trips to China, a 4.7 percent rise than that of 2017, as per China's Ministry of Culture...

 
 
 
‘Any intruder is an enemy': Assad says only the state can protect groups in northern Syria

‘ANY INTRUDER IS AN ENEMY': ASSAD SAYS ONLY THE STATE CAN PROTECT GROUPS IN NORTHERN SYRIA

DAMASCUS, Syria - Only the Syrian state can protect groups in northern Syria and the army will “liberate every inch of Syria” from...

Sweden FM says she's upset by ambassador to China case

SWEDEN FM SAYS SHE'S UPSET BY AMBASSADOR TO CHINA CASE

COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom says she is “very upset” over meetings arranged by the country's ambassador...

 
 
 
Maduro reveals secret meetings with U.S. envoy

MADURO REVEALS SECRET MEETINGS WITH U.S. ENVOY

CARACAS, Venezuela - President Nicolas Maduro said in an AP interview Thursday that his foreign minister recently held secret talks...

China replaces India to become Nepal's top source of foreign tourist market

CHINA REPLACES INDIA TO BECOME NEPAL'S TOP SOURCE OF FOREIGN TOURIST MARKET

Nepal welcomed 15,343 Chinese tourists making the latter the largest source market of foreign tourists for the Himalayan country, Nepal...

 
 
 
During Lunar New Year holiday, middle aged Chinese tourists used maximum mobile payments abroad

DURING LUNAR NEW YEAR HOLIDAY, MIDDLE AGED CHINESE TOURISTS USED MAXIMUM MOBILE PAYMENTS ABROAD

Middle-aged travelers of China were the biggest spenders in foreign countries during the recent Lunar New Year holiday. According to...

Pence Calls for Ilhan Omar to ‘Face Consequences' for Tweets: ‘No Place' for Anti-Semitism

PENCE CALLS FOR ILHAN OMAR TO ‘FACE CONSEQUENCES' FOR TWEETS: ‘NO PLACE' FOR ANTI-SEMITISM

Vice President Mike Pene suggested Rep. Ilhan Omar should resign from the House Foreign Affairs Committee and said “those who engage...

 
 
 
Czech Republic's lively capital city, Prague attracts nearly 8 million tourists last year

CZECH REPUBLIC'S LIVELY CAPITAL CITY, PRAGUE ATTRACTS NEARLY 8 MILLION TOURISTS LAST YEAR

Prague attracted almost 7.9 million visitors in 2018. It is a 3.2 percent increase compared to 2017. The foreign tourists accounted...

Mongolia aims to develop winter tourism with annual ice festival

MONGOLIA AIMS TO DEVELOP WINTER TOURISM WITH ANNUAL ICE FESTIVAL

Aiming to develop winter tourism and attract more foreign tourists to Mongolia, the country will hold an annual ice festival called...

 
 
 
Venezuela's oil giant PDVSA moves joint ventures' accounts to Russia's Gazprombank - report

VENEZUELA'S OIL GIANT PDVSA MOVES JOINT VENTURES' ACCOUNTS TO RUSSIA'S GAZPROMBANK - REPORT

Amid the tightening noose of US sanctions, Venezuela's state oil company PDVSA is reportedly moving bank accounts of its joint ventures...

White House declines to meet Congress' deadline on report on killing of Washington Post journalist

WHITE HOUSE DECLINES TO MEET CONGRESS' DEADLINE ON REPORT ON KILLING OF WASHINGTON POST JOURNALIST

The decision came after a report that cited U.S. and foreign officials saying Saudi Arabia's crown prince once said he would use "a...

 
 
 
Spain sets new record regarding foreign tourists for sixth consecutive year

SPAIN SETS NEW RECORD REGARDING FOREIGN TOURISTS FOR SIXTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

Spain has set a new record for foreign tourist arrivals for the sixth consecutive year. Last year, there were 82.8 million international...

Tourism Dept: Istanbul welcomes 13.4 million foreign visitors last year

TOURISM DEPT: ISTANBUL WELCOMES 13.4 MILLION FOREIGN VISITORS LAST YEAR

Istanbul According to the latest report by Istanbul Provincial Directorate of Culture and Tourism, Turkey's popular tourist capital,...

 
 
 
Senate reasserts foreign policy role, reshapes Trump agenda

SENATE REASSERTS FOREIGN POLICY ROLE, RESHAPES TRUMP AGENDA

WASHINGTON - Two years into Donald Trump's presidency, his allies in Congress are quietly trying to influence and even reshape his...

Growing foreign tourists bring in cash & concern to Japan tourism!

GROWING FOREIGN TOURISTS BRING IN CASH & CONCERN TO JAPAN TOURISM!

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has assured to attract 40 million international visitors to Japan by 2020. Now, it's up to local communities...

 
 
 
China appeals to US to accept its technology progress

CHINA APPEALS TO US TO ACCEPT ITS TECHNOLOGY PROGRESS

BEIJING - China urged Washington on Thursday to accept its industrial development after U.S. intelligence officials said Beijing steals...

Jeremy Hunt says the UK may need to delay Brexit

JEREMY HUNT SAYS THE UK MAY NEED TO DELAY BREXIT

The UK government might have to delay Brexit, Jeremy Hunt admits. The Foreign Secretary told the BBC that Theresa May might need a...

 
 
 
How an American Fell in Love with Vegemite

HOW AN AMERICAN FELL IN LOVE WITH VEGEMITE

Food More than just a 'Down Under' lyric, this strange, syrupy spread from Australia is surprisingly beguiling. Here are the dishes...

Laos expects tourism revenue to decline this year

LAOS EXPECTS TOURISM REVENUE TO DECLINE THIS YEAR

This year, the Lao government estimates that the revenue earned from foreign visitors will be $876 million, which is a decline of 2.63...