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A systematic overview of tourism's potential and pitfalls in developing countries is presented. Following an introduction chapter 2 addresses the question of why developing countries want tourism, what the expected benefits are, and how developing countries establish the industry. Chapter 3...

Author(s)
Oppermann, M.; Kye-Sung Chon
Publisher
International Thomson Business Press, London, UK
Citation
Tourism in developing countries., 1997, pp xiv + 177 pp.
Abstract

The tourism industry has experienced a rapid growth and has gained importance in the Malaysian economy during the last two decades. Being a major contributor to the GDP, when foreign tourists spend money on domestically produced goods, tourism generates foreign exchange earnings, government...

Author(s)
Rashid, Z. A.; Mohamed Sharif Bashir
Publisher
Centre for Research on Tourism, Bandung, Indonesia
Citation
ASEAN Journal on Hospitality and Tourism, 2004, 3, 1, pp 29-39
Abstract

The aim of this study is to assess differences and commonalities in the student travel market across different countries and to determine typologies based on touristic attractions/activities. The study generates groups based on travel motivations largely drawn from the Leisure Motivation Scale and...

Author(s)
Marques, C.; Mohsin, A.; Lengler, J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 10, pp 87-100
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Based on analysis from the angle of trend perspective, this paper is written with the purpose of giving certain inputs on what are the indicators for business growth opportunities in the tourism sector within Asia Pacific. These indicators become the driving force for both large and SMEs of tourism ...

Author(s)
Maniam, V. A.
Publisher
Sustainable Tourism Research Cluster, Penang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of 2nd Regional Conference on Tourism Research, 'Venturing into new tourism research', Penang, Malaysia, 22 November 2011 , 2011, pp 258-261
Abstract

The report focuses on trends and developments in the travel and tourism markets and industry of South East Asia. It provides information on a wide range of travel and tourism issues, analysing aspects including the importance of tourism in the region and the best methods of marketing travel and...

Publisher
Euromonitor Publications Ltd., London, UK
Citation
Travel and tourism in South East Asia., 1994, pp 279 pp.
Abstract

This study examines the labour market situation, characteristics and issues in the tourism industries of 10 countries in the Asia-Pacific region, namely Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Islamic Republic of Iran, Japan, Malaysia, Republic of Korea, Sri Lanka and Thailand; it also provides...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
The tourism labour market in the Asia-Pacific Region, 2009, pp 198 pp.
Abstract

This study examines the prospects for leisure time in a sample of 18 important tourism generating countries, to establish what changes in the pattern of leisure time are taking place, how these are reshaping holiday taking, and how governments and the tourism industry should respond. The countries...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Changes in leisure time: the impact on tourism., 1999, pp 151 pp.
Abstract

Starting in 1997 and extending through 1998, Singapore was hit by three major crises: the currency turmoil affecting its neighbours (especially Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia); the El Niño-driven forest fires on Borneo and Sumatra that filled Singapore's air with brown smoke; and the political...

Author(s)
Lew, A. A.
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 1999, 2, 4, pp 304-315

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