February 19, 2021

Pacific Islanders Turn to Local Economies to Drive Post-pandemic Recovery

While Pacific Island countries have, so far, been spared a catastrophic spread of COVID-19, their economies have been devastated by the effects of border closures, internal […]
January 15, 2021

Palau could become one of the first countries to be vaccinated against the coronavirus.

he tiny COVID-free Pacific nation of Palau is poised to become one of the world’s first countries to be mostly vaccinated against the coronavirus.
November 18, 2020

Palau To Become World’s First Carbon Neutral Tourism Destination

The Republic of Palau, an archipelago of 500 islands in the western Pacific, has plans to become the world’s first carbon neutral tourism destination. (Bhutan is […]
September 16, 2020

Pacific Tourism Organisation appoints Digital Marketing Officer

Mr. Atama Tamanilo has been appointed as the Digital Marketing Officer for the Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO)
September 11, 2020

New Report on Travel Restrictions

The report presents the analysis of travel restrictions as of 1 September 2020 and places the emphasis on analysing common factors of destinations which have started easing restrictions and of destinations which borders remain closed, with a view to better understand the underlying factors and supporting decision making in this regard.
September 3, 2020

Join us for this live webinar ‘Destination Insight Series: Philippines with PATA & BBC’

The Destination Insight Series takes a close look at various destinations around the Asia Pacific region as we examine how they are dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic and prepare towards recovery.
September 1, 2020

SPTO & PASO Joint Media Statement – Preparing Pacific Tourism and Aviation for Travel Resumption

While the Pacific awaits the return of visitors, strategic partnerships between regional agencies are working to ensure that the tourism and aviation sectors are adequately prepared for the reopening of borders for tourism.
August 31, 2020

Pacific Tourism Organisation Appoints new Marketing Manager

The Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO) has welcomed Mr. Zaheer Hassan as the organisation’s new Marketing Manager.
August 31, 2020

Vice Reaches Out to Young Pacific Climate Activists

Young climate activists in the Pacific are being asked to apply for a new media initiative.
August 14, 2020

PACIFIC UNITE Virtual Concert

The Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO) has the privilege of partnering with the United Nations and other project partners to deliver the Pacific Unite Virtual Concert, which will be screened both regionally and internationally on Saturday 15th August, 2020.   
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