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  • Business tourism biding fund – A new step of SA Government

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    Derek Hanekom, the tourism minister of South Africa inaugurated the meetings Africa conference in Durban saying ‘Africa is innovating.’ R494million Treasury has been kept aside for the growth, development and promotion of SA tourism over the coming the few years …

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  • Additional Plane Seats To Far North Queensland Outnumber The Population of Cairns

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    New flights planned by Tigerair Australia and Jetstar Airways from Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane to Far North Queensland will deliver more than 168,000 additional plane seats per year, more than the population of Cairns and just under the population of …

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  • Tourisme Montréal starts its operation with Delice

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    Tourisme Montréal is all set to roll out its red carpet for dignitaries from Delice, a global network known for its food destinations. Delice was created in the year 2007 as a kind of initiative from Lyon. The company focuses …

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  • New York faces a sudden drop in tourism

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    This year, people of New York City expect that there would be a sudden drop in overseas tourist arrival, an incident to happen for the first time in seven years. They believe protectionist policies and words of Donald Trump would …

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  • Outbound tourism market remains the key focus for the travel fair

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    To boost outbound tourism of China, a comprehensive 3-day travel and trade fair will be taking place at Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Center in the month of May, 2017. Almost 600 exhibitors will be attending the event across …

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  • Coz Bazaar to enhance its tourism via 100 kms walk

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    In order to promote Bangladeshi tourism, an outdoor activity camp will be organizing a 100 km walk at Cox Bazaar. To quote Tamzid Siddiq, Managing Director of Base Camp Bangladesh, ‘’ the longest walk 2017’, a three-day program, will start …

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  • Tourism professionals to meet at Baku

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    The well-known annual Azerbaijan International Travel and Tourism Fair Exhibition, AITF 2017 will take place on 6th till 8th April at Baku Expo Center. Representatives of tourism world, national and regional organizations related to tourism, various government institutions as well …

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  • Helping travelers find out life-changing places

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    2017 has been declared as the year of sustainable tourism for development by the UN as responsible tourism takes a center stage this year. Adventure Trade Travel Association pointed out transformative travel as the largest inspiring factor in adventure travel …

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  • Will Japan’s famed cherry blossom end with foreign beetle attack?

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    Japan’s iconic cherry blossoms have always attracted millions of tourists to the country every year. However, these blossoms are under attack from a foreign species of beetle that experts fear could decimate trees across the nation.     According to …

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  • Rs. 16,097 Crore Foreign Exchange Earned Through Tourism in January 2017

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    Foreign Exchange Earnings (FEEs) during the month of January 2017 were Rs.16,097 crore as compared to Rs.13,669 crore in January 2016 and Rs.12,100 crore in January 2015. The growth rate in FEEs in rupee terms during January 2017 over January 2016 was 17.8% as …

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  • Thai tourism relies on jewellery, sports to boost revenues

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    The Tourism and Sports Ministry of Thailand has planned to promote Thai jewellery and sporting events with an aim to raise tourism-related revenue by 8% to 2.71 trillion baht this year.   Promotion of these two sectors would commence at …

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  • U.S. witnesses record spending by tourists in 2016

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    International travellers to the United States have ended up spending more in 2016 than they ever did in 2015 though the U.S. dollar has continued to be strong against several foreign currencies and international tourist arrivals have slumped considerably.   …

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  • Khiri Travel Announces New Eco Tours in Thailand and Indonesia

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    Khiri Travel will unveil two new community and nature based tour experiences in northern Thailand and North Lombok at ITB Berlin. The emphasis is on unique insights into lesser-known corners of popular destinations, with the trips giving flexible options, depending …

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  • Vancouver tourism taking advantage of US travel slump

    Published on : Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    Amid concerns or boycotts of traveling to the US following President Trump’s travel ban, Vancouver and other cities in Canada are poised to capture the US tourism downturn. Vancouver already had good records last year. Tourism Vancouver said that overnight …

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  • WTCFA tourism conference in Penang in March

    Published on : Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    Around 100 delegates from various countries are expected to attend the World Tourism Cities Federation Asia-Pacific Tourism Conference to be held in Penang from March 26 to 27.   Present in this event will be media professionals, hoteliers, destination managers, …

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  • Inaugural edition of China-Myanmar tourism cooperation forum commences

    Published on : Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    The first of its kind China-Myanmar tourism cooperation forum kicked off in Myanmar’s capital of Nay Pyi Taw today, China’s Xinhua news agency reported.   U Ohn Maung, Myanmar’s Minister of Hotels and Tourism, said the forum is aimed at …

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  • Malaysians may no longer need a visa to visit Morocco

    Published on : Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    If all things fall in place, Malaysia and Morocco may soon ink a visa agreement under which Malaysian entry to Morocco would be allowed visa-free.   Morocco ambassador to Malaysia, Mohammed Reda Benkhaldoun said that in future, Malaysians may no …

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  • Myanmar, Cambodia come together to promote tourism cooperation

    Published on : Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    The South East Asian countries , Myanmar and Cambodia, have joined hands to promote cooperation in education and tourism sectors, Myanmar News Agency reported Wednesday.   Myanmar President U Htin Kyaw met with visiting Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister Hor Namhong …

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  • Qatar business leaders urge young entrepreneurs to invest in tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    During the recently hosted ‘QBIC Tourism Speaker Series’, noted Qatari business leaders called on young entrepreneurs to tap into the increasing potential of the country’s burgeoning tourism industry. The event was hosted by Qatar Business Incubation Center (QBIC), in partnership …

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  • Project Tourism to uplift Nigerian tourism industry

    Published on : Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    According to Chairman, Project Tourism Committee and former Member of the House of Representatives, Honourable Ned Nwoko, Project Tourism aims to revamp tourism and hospitality industry of Nigeria. It has four principal aspects: Grand Tourism Award (National Tourism Honours Award); …

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