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Alessandra Alonso recognised by Natwest Wise100 as a leading woman in social enterprise

Alessandra Alonso, founder of Women in Travel (CIC), the social enterprise dedicated to empowering women through employability and entrepreneurship in the travel industry, has been recognised by NatWest WISE100 as a top 100 leading woman in social enterprise.     …

  • Malaysia wishes to lure 1.5M tourist arrivals from Brunei this year

    Published on : Sunday, June 4, 2017

    This year, Malaysia is all geared up to attract 1.5 million tourist arrivals from the Sultanate. One of the favorite travel destinations for Bruneians, last year, Malaysia recorded a total of 1.4 million Bruneian travelers, making Brunei fifth largest market …

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  • Ctrip CEO met with various important EU government officials in June

    Published on : Saturday, June 3, 2017

    Jane Jie Sun, Chief Executive Officer of Ctrip.com International, Ltd., met with several key EU government officials in Brussels on June 1st. Jane is part of the delegation with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang for the 19th China-EU Business Summit in Belgium. Jane hopes that …

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  • China outbound tourism worth US$200 billion in 2016

    Published on : Saturday, June 3, 2017

    China Outbound Tourism Market was worth more than USD 200 Billion in 2016. To achieve this growth, it has grown with a CAGR of 20.3%. Due to an increase of average income and a less restrictive tourism policy, Chinese people …

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  • South Korea – one of the most stunning places to visit!

    Published on : Saturday, June 3, 2017

    South Korea is one of the most stunning and amazing countries in the world. Traveling to South Korea can become truly memorable when you have proper guidance, Korea tour guide and planning. And when you are traveling from a foreign …

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  • Thailand – A country with enormous tourism prospect!

    Published on : Saturday, June 3, 2017

    More than 6.7 percent is contributed by the Thailand tourism to the GDP of the country. It is clear though how prosperous and improved sector is. These conditions attract tourists to Thailand from all around the world every year. Above …

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  • Albania – Country with immense beauty yet wrapped in isolation for decades!

    Published on : Saturday, June 3, 2017

    Striking coastlines, wonderful beaches, mouthwatering food and affordable economy are the prominent factors that come to the forefront while describing this lively Balkan country in words. Albania still remains majorly remote, though many tourists visit this country every year. Undoubtedly, …

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  • 23rd Annual Las Vegas International Tourism Safety and Security conference to take place in June

    Published on : Saturday, June 3, 2017

    The 23rd Annual Las Vegas International Tourism Safety and Security conference will take place this June, and in honor of the conference, this month’s Tourism Tidbits focuses on issues of security and safety.   Although the public, media, and politicians …

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  • Florence fighting against increase in messy tourists

    Published on : Saturday, June 3, 2017

    Florence is struggling and fighting against an increase in messy tourists who leave iconic churches strewn with rubbish. Mayor Dario Nardella said he wanted to restore a sense of ‘decorum’ to the city. While the majority of visitors to the …

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  • Indian tourism on the rise

    Published on : Saturday, June 3, 2017

    According to latest statistics, tourism is on the rise in India and this is a good sign for the industry which has both direct and indirect benefit for millions across the country. In 2016, tourist arrivals rose to 8.89 million, …

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  • Tokyo hosts the Russian Tourism Road Show 2017

    Published on : Friday, June 2, 2017

    The well-known Russian Tourism Road Show took place on Friday. It was arranged by the Russian Federal Tourism Agency. The show took place in the Japanese capital of Tokyo.   This road show was hosted to showcase Russia’s tourism potential …

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  • Discovering the island of Ireland by campervan

    Published on : Friday, June 2, 2017

    German journalist Heinz Bück has been exploring the Causeway Coastal Route, the Wild Atlantic Way Ireland’s and Ancient East by campervan. He is accompanied by a small group of fellow campervan enthusiasts, who are here to soak up the spectacular …

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  • UNWTO condemns the attack in Manila

    Published on : Friday, June 2, 2017

    UNWTO strongly condemns the attack perpetrated in Manila yesterday. On behalf of the international tourism community, UNWTO conveys its heartfelt condolences and sympathy to the families and friends of the victims and to the Filipino people. “The Philippines is one …

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  • Former UK Prime Minister David Cameron urges global tourism industry to work closely

    Published on : Friday, June 2, 2017

    Former UK Prime Minister David Cameron has urged the global tourism industry to work closely with governments and make use of modern technology to boost traveller safety and cross-border security amid growing challenges.   Cameron said that the US President …

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  • UNWTO and WTTC writes open letter to the Prime Minister of Malta

    Published on : Friday, June 2, 2017

    The UNWTO and the WTTC presented the Open Letter on Travel and Tourism to the Prime Minister of Malta, Joseph Muscat. The letter outlines tourism’s importance as one of the world’s largest generators of jobs and a powerful driver of …

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  • Mozambique looks for Brazilian assistance

    Published on : Friday, June 2, 2017

    Recently, Mr. Silva Dunduro, Mozambique’s Minister of Culture and Tourism met with a Brazilian business delegation which will assist the country into training the trainers in restaurant, ecotourism, tourism guides, interchange of school management of hotels and tourism etc. Dunduro …

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  • Jamaica submits its candidacy for UNWTO Executive Council position

    Published on : Friday, June 2, 2017

    Jamaica Minister of tourism, Edmund Bartlett, said that Jamaica has submitted its application to occupy one of five seats allocated to the Regional Commission of the Americas on the Executive Council of the UNWTO for 2018 – 2021. Bartlett said, …

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  • Indonesian Tourism Minister encourages tourism school graduates to become entrepreneurs

    Published on : Friday, June 2, 2017

    Indonesian Tourism Minister Arief Yahya delivered a speech in which he encouraged tourism school graduates to become entrepreneurs at the pioneering ceremony of Palembang Tourism State Polytechnic on May 31. Yahya said, “I want 10 percent of graduates from tourism …

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  • Dr. Taleb Rifai to participate at the 6th UNWTO conference on tourism in Manila

    Published on : Friday, June 2, 2017

    The UNWTO Secretary-General Dr. Taleb D. Rifai has confirmed his participation at the 6th UNWTO Conference on Tourism Statistics which will take place in Manila from June 21 to 23. According to Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Wanda Corazon Teo, …

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  • Many global destinations are not warm and welcoming for tourists

    Published on : Friday, June 2, 2017

    Bad behavior by tourists, overcrowding and even environmental concerns have prompted many of the world’s most sought after tourist destinations to turn a cold shoulder to tourists. In Barcelona, the words “Tourist go home” were graffitied onto brick walls last …

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  • Reynafe Aniga of Saipan Southern High School receives 2017 Marianas Tourism Education

    Published on : Friday, June 2, 2017

    Graduating senior Reynafe Aniga of Saipan Southern High School has received this year’s Marianas Tourism Education Council scholarship. She was picked based on her connection with her school MY WAVE Club, community service, GPA, essay, and MY WAVE Club Advisor’s …

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