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Asia eyes tourism, education boost from Trump travel ban

Some Asians are reconsidering US travel plans and seeking alternatives
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 05:50

"It's time for Asean to start making it easier for tourists to come,"said Mr Fernandes.

Kuala Lumpur

SEEKING to capitalise on US President Donald Trump's controversial new travel restrictions, companies and officials in Asia said they would target tourism and education with Muslims worried about the curbs.

Mr Trump's Friday directive put a 120-day hold on allowing

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