Skincare and cosmetics retailer Sa Sa is shaking up its product offering as customers are increasingly buying cheaper goods.
Guy Look, CFO of Sa Sa International, discusses Hong Kong's rental costs as Sa Sa's turnover fell in store locations normally popular by mainland visitors.
There will be stock market implications from the Russian jet downing, because the countries have trade and tourism connections, says Karin Hirn, co-founder and CEO of East Capital.
The U.S. State Department issued a "worldwide travel alert" late on Monday, in the latest security red flag for global tourism.
Guillaume Menuet, European economist at Citi, says tourism and air travel will be most affected by the recent terror attacks in Europe.
Cathay Pacific flight CX 841 from New York to Hong Kong was diverted to Beijing as a passenger required urgent medical assistance, the carrier said.
Michel Landel, CEO of Sodexo, is concerned that the Paris terror attacks will impact tourism to France and says his country should cut public spending to finance more security and anti-terrorism measures.
Aside from potential geopolitical risks, there is still the backdrop of a slowing economy and lack of business investment, says Ron Napier, head of Napier Investment.
American Airlines and Qantas have boosted their tie-up, with the Aussie carrier pushing deeper into the U.S., while AA taps New Zealand.
Thailand tourism sector usually bounces back within a month of any setback, according to Chanin Donavanik, MD and CEO at Dusit International.
Narongchai Akrasanee, advisor to the Prime Minister of Thailand, says the Southeast Asian economy is recovering amid political stability and restoration of government investment.
Tourism in North Korea is growing, according to research which estimates the state earned between $30-40 million from tourism in 2014.
An ongoing investigation into the causes of the crash is further complicating the Egyptian tourism picture in a country that relies heavily upon it.
Pollution from Indonesia's forest fires may have cast a pall over the region, but one business sector has gotten a boost: Travel out of Singapore
As record numbers of migrants and refugee reach the shores of Europe, there are concerns the crisis is hitting Greece’s lucrative tourism sector.
Taleb Rifai, secretary-General of World Tourism Organization, discusses what factors have helped boost European tourism, in particular a weak euro currency.
Has the recent challenges in the Middle East had an impact on tourism? Haitham Mattar, CEO of Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAK TDA), discusses.
Elena Kountoura, alternate minister of tourism for Greece, says the world has to find a solution when it comes to fighting the migrant crisis.
Elena Kountoura, alternate minister of tourism for Greece, breaks down the figures for Greece’s tourism in 2015.
George Xatzimarkos, governor of the Southern Aegean Islands in Greece, says there are fears that the influx of migrants and refugees could cause tourism to fall.