Submitted 6 days 18 hours ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Did your tourism-related business have a crisis communications strategy in place, when the Covid-19 pandemic kicked in? Probably not. So what, how, and how often are you communicating with travel agents, FITs, clients, guests and the public during this ongoing situation?

Submitted 1 week 1 day ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

The Lao government announced it is tightening the screws on the country’s Covid-19 regulations from 30 March-19 April in a bid to curtail the spread of the virus. There are now eight confirmed cases in Laos.

Submitted 1 week 5 days ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

The Crowne Plaza, Vientiane has taken even stronger measures than those already in place to protect guests and staff after an employee tested positive for Covid-19 on 24 March.

Submitted 2 weeks 15 hours ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

The Deputy Minister of Health Phouthone Meuangpak confirmed the first two Covid-19 cases in Laos at a press conference on 24 March at 14:00, after several Facebook posts began spreading the unconfirmed news earlier in the day.

Submitted 2 weeks 2 days ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

On Sunday, 22 March, Laos shut down all overland border crossings with Thailand for tourists, the latest in a string of strict measures to keep the country free of Covid-19.

Submitted 3 weeks 1 day ago by Bernie Rosenbloom. has launched a “Downloads” menu page to provide the travel trade and tourists with a range of useful information they can use and save. The digital library also features a filtered search engine so site visitors can quickly find the information they seek.

Submitted 3 weeks 2 days ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

We need to stop refunding final customers to avoid a very big crash: let us postpone without fees but not refund!

Submitted 1 month 17 hours ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Bangkok Airways is slicing and canning several domestic and international routes, including Bangkok-Vientiane flights, due to a drop in demand, mainly caused by the Covid-19 outbreak.

Submitted 1 month 14 hours ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Gaspard Artisan Cuisine opened its doors in Luang Prabang late last year to present a menu featuring traditional French signature dishes with an “a la Française” service set in a UNESCO-classified two-storey Tai Lue-style teak house at the crossroads of the landmark Nam Phou Fountain and Mekong River.

Submitted 1 month 3 days ago by Bernie Rosenbloom.

Travelife, the leading international sustainability certification for the travel sector, has recognized Asian Trails Laos as a Travelife Partner, along with five other Southeast Asian offices.

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