October 4, 2019

Sustainable Tourism Development dependent on Cooperation and Commitment

At the 29th meeting of the SPTO Council of Ministers held in Alofi, Niue, the Ministers were urged to take up stronger cooperation and commitment to the sustainable development of the Pacific Tourism industry, the lifeline for so many of our Pacific Island countries and territories.
September 27, 2019

2019 June Quarter Visitor Arrivals Report now available!

The SPTO has released its Quarter 2 2019 Review on Visitor Arrivals for SPTO member countries (including Palau).
September 26, 2019

Nauru Airlines stops FSM and Solomons flights

Nauru Airlines has announced it will stop flying to Pohnpei and Honiara at the end of the month.
August 23, 2019

E-visa rules eased, fee to be based on tourist footfall

India will introduce a flexible e-tourist visa regime for over 160 countries based on footfall, with higher visa fee for peak season between July and March, and a significantly lower fee for travel during the lean season between April and June
August 16, 2019

The South Pacific Tourism Organisation welcomes Tokelau into the SPTO Family

The South Pacific Tourism Organisation welcomes Tokelau into the SPTO Family
July 12, 2019

Pacific Tourism Officials Upskill Knowledge of Chinese Tourism Industry

A delegation of staff from Pacific National Tourism Offices, tourism private sector and the South Pacific Tourism Organization were in Guangzhou China, from 24th June to 4th July to attend the 1st Tourism Human Resource Development and Training Program, an activity which is part of the China Pacific Tourism Year under the China Belt & Road initiative.
July 9, 2019

Seldom Touched Pacific Reaches out to Travel Trade

It is time for travel agents to embrace the opportunities offered by the Pacific Islands’ smaller, harder to reach destinations as travellers increasingly look for something different and relatively untouched, say exhibitors at a travel exchange in Honiara last week.
July 5, 2019

Russ to speak on ‘authentic shorex’

General manager of Wild Earth Travel, Aaron Russ will offer his insight as part of a panel discussion on the current revolution in shore excursions at this year’s Cruise360 Australasia conference in August.
July 4, 2019

SPTO assists Tuvalu prepare for Pacific Islands Forum Leaders’ Meeting

The South Pacific Tourism Organisation is working with the Government of Tuvalu to prepare communities and the tourism industry for the influx of visitors to the nation during the Pacific Islands Forum Leaders’ Meeting in August said SPTO Chief Executive Officer, Christopher Cocker.
June 26, 2019

Tourism Human Resource Development and Training Program for Pacific Island Countries 2019

A SPTO team and officials from seven national tourism offices are in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China from June 25 to July 4 to attend the Tourism Human Resource Development and Training Program for Pacific Island Countries.
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