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TOURISM

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  1. At the industry's peak, 2,000 tourists a day were arriving in North Korea

    Waves of Chinese tourists invade North Korea

    On a grey stone column in Pyongyang, a mural shows Chinese and North Korean soldiers rushing into battle against US-led forces in the Korean War.
  2. A tourist rests on a beach near hotels in a tourist area in Bentota

    Rooms 50% off and ads in Russia: Sri Lanka woos tourists after attacks

    Sri Lanka's battered tourism industry is trying to woo visitors back to beaches deserted after deadly Easter bombings, slashing hotel rates and ...
  3. Danube accident

    At least seven South Korean tourists dead in Budapest boat disaster

  4. Saudi Arabia's Al-Nefud desert

    Sun, sea and Saudi: How countries around the world are courting Muslim tourists

    As Muslims are expected to spend an estimated S$244 billion on travel this year – a figure set to increase to S$380 billion by 2023 – countries ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Airbnb logo is seen on a little mini pyramid under the glass Pyramid of the Louvre muse

    Commentary: Airbnb's growth is bringing down hotel rates and occupancy

    In 10 US cities, the number of properties on Airbnb surged from about 50 in its first year of operation to over half a million in 2017, Florida ...
  6. Egypt bus

    Bomb blast hits tourist bus near Egypt pyramids

  7. Empty sunbathing chairs are seen on a beach near hotels in a tourist area in Bentota

    Deserted beaches, empty rooms: Sri Lanka tourism takes a hit after bombings

    Sri Lanka's US$4.4 billion tourism industry is reeling from cancellations as travellers shun the sun and sand Indian Ocean island after multiple ...
  8. SilkAir completes first non-stop flight to Busan

    SilkAir makes first non-stop flight from Singapore to Busan