This is a selection of resources on tourism development in ASEAN countries available from the NLB catalogue or the Internet and is not meant to be an exhaustive list.
NLB print and digital resources
The hospitality and tourism industry in ASEAN and East Asian destinations: new growth, trends, and developments
This book addresses the growing interest to understand tourism and hospitality in Southeast and South Asia, two regions that have seen tremendous growth in international tourists in recent years. It explores the current development of hospitality and tourism industry in the regions of Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan as well as other key countries in Southeast and South Asia.
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USA ; Abingdon, Oxon, UK : CRC Press, 2021
Tourism and Development in Southeast Asia
This book analyses the role tourism plays for sustainable development in Southeast Asia. It seeks to assesses tourism’s impact on residents and localities across the region by critically debating and offering new understandings of its dynamics on the global and local levels.
Using case studies from a range of different countries in the region, this book presents a comprehensive overview of tourism’s current and future role in development.
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Abingdon, Oxon; New York: Routledge, 2020
Tourism events in Asia: marketing and development
This book is a unique contribution to the understanding of the impacts of events in the development planning, promotion and marketing of destinations in the rapidly growing tourism market of Asia.
Balancing theory and practical examples, the book analyses the tools and techniques of branding, marketing and media involvement as well as visitor motivations for successful tourism events in Asia.
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Abingdon, Oxon; New York, NY: Routledge, 2019
Tourism in East and Southeast Asia
This book brings together publications from journals and book chapters that the editors consider to be the key contributions in the scholarly literature on tourism in East and South-east Asia. The volumes will cover the historical development of tourism, and the economic, political, social, cultural and environmental issues.
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London: Routledge, 2018
Tourism and opportunities for economic development in Asia
Tourism is growing in Asian countries at a phenomenal rate and has caused significant transformation to the economy, transportation and safety for citizens. The chapters focus on priorities, challenges and strategies in the globalised economy of the Asian tourism market, particularly in Vietnam and Malaysia.
All rights reserved, Philadelphia: IGI Global, 2017.
Tourism Sector Assessment, Strategy, and Road Map for Cambodia, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Myanmar, and Viet Nam (2016-2018)
This report documents tourism sector investment priorities of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the governments of Cambodia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Myanmar, and Viet Nam. It highlights sector performance, priority development constraints, government plans and strategies, past ADB support and experience, and other development partner support.
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Entrepreneurialism and Tourism in Contemporary Vietnam
This book examines the intersection of entrepreneurialism and the tourism industry in modern-day Vietnam and uses case studies from tourism operators in Ho Chi Minh City to understand the effects of market reforms on Vietnam’s society. The primary argument undertaken in this study is that in order to understand changes to the Vietnamese economy, one must take an approach that combines the “cultural” with the “economic.”
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Deciphering the Development of Smart and Sustainable Tourism Cities in Southeast Asia: A Call for Research.
A recognized desire is noticeable within ASEAN to develop sustainable approaches to urban development and tourism. One solution has been to promote the expansion of both smart cities and smart tourism practices. The purpose of this paper is to discuss the potential for further research in developing relationships between ‘smart cities’ and ‘smart tourism’ practices in Southeast Asia. Three potential case studies located in Myanmar, Laos and Thailand are discussed.
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Brunei branches into ecotourism
Brunei plans to tap on tourism dollars by developing its infrastructure to attract tourists to its pristine rainforests and waters by 2020.