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Sport Tourism: Melbourne to bring 300 million visitors for UFC Coup 243

The world’s biggest contest sport will rock Melbourne this October with UFC 243: Whittaker vs Adesanya set to pack Marvel Stadium, home of the largest crowd in UFC history. Acting Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events Jaclyn Symes welcomed …

ITB Asia 2019 unveils its new thought provoking latest conference theme

ITB Asia, ‘Asia’s Leading Travel Trade Show’, is set to deliver another year of thought-provoking and inspiring content to industry practitioners as part of its conference programme. Themed ‘Bold Thoughts, Bold Moves’, the conference will bring together thought leaders from …

Tourism sector of Vietnam needs to train quality workforce

Nguyễn Trùng Khánh, Chairman of the Việt Nam National Administration of Tourism, tete-a-tete with Nhân dân (People) newspaper regarding training a quality workforce for the tourism – one of Việt Nam’s most important economic sectors.   What is the responsibility …

Tourism arrivals, spending showed limited development as Chinese arrivals fall

The total number of tourist arrivals and revenue churned out for the country at the first half of this year show restricted development in comparison to the figures for the same time in 2018, however the number of Chinese arrivals …

The Ministry of Tourism of Bulgaria is quite firm on increasing the finances for endorsing tourism on 2020

The tourism industry and the Ministry of Tourism are quite firm on increasing the finances for endorsing tourism on 2020, Bulgaria’s Minister of Tourism Nikolina Angelkova explained this on July 22nd after the meeting of the National Tourism Council in …

  • Tourism uplifts Tibetan culture

    Published on : Thursday, March 16, 2017

    In Larung Gar located in eastern Tibet, a video footage which shows weeping nuns as they are excluded in convoys of buses whereas their small wooden huts are knocked down drew a major global attention which instigated an attack at …

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  • Tourist guides helps in the growth of tourism

    Published on : Thursday, March 16, 2017

    Robben Island from 2 to 3 March 2017 had 2017 had become the venue of International Tourist Guides’ Day celebrations. The theme of the celebration was “Peace and Development through Guiding”. The aim of the event was to create awareness …

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  • Zimbabwe should focus on tourism revenue, scrap tourist visa, says Immigration Chief

    Published on : Thursday, March 16, 2017

    Zimbabwe should focus more on maximizing revenues spent by visitors when they visit the country and gradually move away from issuing visas to tourists, Bernama News reports quoting the country’s Department of Immigration Principal Director Clemence Masango.   “The real …

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  • Visa exemption agreement signed between Germany, Kuwait

    Published on : Thursday, March 16, 2017

    Strengthening the tourism links between Germany and Kuwait, the two countries inked a visa-exemption agreement.   The agreement was signed by Kuwait’s Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Al-Jarallah and the Ambassador of Germany to Kuwait Karlfried Bergner.   The visa-exemption agreement …

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  • Gold Coast attracts more foreign tourists, but lesser spending

    Published on : Thursday, March 16, 2017

    Gold Coast has been attracting an overwhelming number of international tourists of late. But then, they have started enjoying shorter stays in this region and also have started spending much less as compared to what they did before, according to …

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  • Hawaii fears that Trump’s travel ban could jeopardize tourism and economy

    Published on : Thursday, March 16, 2017

    The announcement of President Trump’s second travel ban has given rise to fears that Hawaii’s main economic strength – tourism, can face a negative effect. Hawaii is one of the biggest crowd pullers in terms of attracting tourists from all …

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  • CAISSA Tourism Group presents inbound tour routes

    Published on : Thursday, March 16, 2017

    CAISSA Tourism Group presented 12 “inbound-themed”routes as a step further into the domestic segment. CAISSA Tourism Group was founded in Hamburg, Germany in 1993. In the last 24 years, the group has been to Europe to China and the world. …

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  • Mexicans prefer visiting Canada due to Trump’s hostile gestures

    Published on : Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    Many visitors from Mexico are apprehensive for newly elected US President Donald Trump’s hostile posture towards Mexico and other countries. Many are seeking to go to other countries instead of the US for spending their time and money. To quote …

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  • Jamaica collaborates with the UNWTO and the World Bank for global conference

    Published on : Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    The Global Conference on Building Partnerships for Sustainable Tourism for Development, will be held from November 27 to 29 at the Montego Bay Convention Centre, St. James. Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has said the World Bank has …

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  • Three years from now tourism industry to create 20,000 new job opportunities

    Published on : Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    As per a new research, more than 250,000 Queenslanders will be working in the tourism industry in the coming three years. 1 out of every 10 Queensland workers, as per a recent statistics from Tourism Research Australia is associated directly …

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  • By 2025 Middle East Outbound Market is expected to flourish at $165 bn

    Published on : Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    By the year 2025, total costs on outbound travel from the Middle East are likely to reach $165.3 billion as predicted by the World Travel and Tourism Council.   In another report presented by the United Nations World Tourism Organization …

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  • German tourists are one the rise in Turkey

    Published on : Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    FTI Group, one of the most important tour operators in Germany is quite hopeful about the tourist season in Turkey summer 2017. They are optimistic in spite of the recent political crisis that exists between Berlin and Ankara. To quote …

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  • Vietnam uses Hollywood movie to enhance its tourism potential

    Published on : Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    Audiences of varied age group, young and old, apparently didn’t mind waiting for a long time in the queue. People were eager to watch as majority of the film was shot in Vietnam and showcased scenes of popular tourist attractions …

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  • Jordan sees increased tourism revenues in January-February this year

    Published on : Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    Jordan’s tourism revenues for the first two months of this year went up by 16.2% to $652 million compared to $561 million in the same period last year. The increase in tourism revenues was due to a 17% rise in …

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  • Meeting of UNWTO World Tourism Network on Child Protection held in Berlin

    Published on : Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    The 32nd meeting of the UNWTO World Tourism Network on Child Protection was held in Berlin recently on 9th March. The meeting focused on the role of governments in advancing the fight against the exploitation of children in tourism. According …

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  • Edmund Bartlett aims doubling the German tourists to Jamaica

    Published on : Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    Minister of Tourism, Jamaica, Hon. Edmund Bartlett said while meeting with the leadership of the world’s largest tour company, TUI Group, in Berlin, Germany that the Tourism Ministry and the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) will be working closely with TUI …

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  • Medical tourism booms in 2017

    Published on : Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    The experts at Berlin’s ITB travel fair believe that Medical tourism has grown into one of the strongest sectors in travel as people shop across the borders for dental work to plastic surgery. This year, for the first time, at …

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  • Jordan Vogt-Roberts – Kong director becomes the new tourism ambassador!

    Published on : Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    Jordan Vogt-Roberts, Kong – Skull Island director was officially appointed as the Tourism Ambassador for Vietnam yesterday for the 2017-2020 tenure by the Vietnam Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism at a ceremony. Its generally being considered that Vogt-Roberts is …

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  • Mexico sanctions new hotel and tourism for Trump company

    Published on : Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    Donald Trump on February 19, 2016, at a campaign rally in North Charleston, South Carolina, delivered a standard speech in which he vehemently protested against American jobs moving to Mexico. To quote the president “We lose our jobs, we close …

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  • New Zealand requires $1 b to uplift its tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    New Zealand’s local government estimates that if the tourism industry is to keep up with the increased numbers of tourists, the country needs to plan for $1.38 billion of new public toilets, car parking areas, freedom of camping facilities, nice …

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