It also has one completely dominant political party and a compliant media, but Prof Dale says even with "clear, crisp messaging to a community that trusts the government" he is concerned that "the average Singaporean still isn't quite grasping the importance of their individual role". … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Should the world worry about Singapore’s virus surge?
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Paul Auriol, co-chairman of the VARD, also talked about the association’s efforts to promote a responsible drinking culture: “Our programmes focus on education and raising awareness about responsible drinking and reducing alcohol abuse, underage drinking, drink driving, as well as promoting the implementation of these principles in businesses’ commercial and marketing activities. We will implement more activities to support the national policy on preventing and fighting against the abuse of alcoholic beverages by 2020 and other relevant legislation.” … [Read more...] about Responsible Drinking and Traffic Safety Programme 2019 kicked off
The carriers' reputation is in a weak position in these talks: they've spent $39 billion over the last five years pampering their shareholders, S&P Dow Jones Indices calculated, rather than preparing for a crisis like the one that now jeopardises their survival. … [Read more...] about Trump says airline rescue plan coming soon
Tourists walking by the Thu Bon River. Authorities in the ancient town of Hoi An are intensifying their efforts to tackle noise pollution in the area. VNS Photo Hong Van The town’s People’s Committee recently issued a notice on all types of noise pollution including loud sounds caused by vocal advertising on streets or by bars and karaoke clubs, saying that violators will be strictly punished based on public administration regulations. … [Read more...] about Hoi An tackles noise pollution
So, will this put the industry's rapid expansion in recent years into reverse? The sector certainly has one major problem that means it is likely to suffer more than other parts of the tourism and travel industries such as the airline sector - it has few friends in high places. … [Read more...] about Will we ever take cruise holidays again?