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Martinique Tourism Authority appoints new leader

Martinique Tourism Authority announced François Baltus-Languedoc as the new chief executive.     Being at the helm of the authority he will devise and implement innovative strategies to develop the appeal of the destination. He will cater to promotion towards …

  • MATTA wish to correct misquotes in news report

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) President Datuk Hj Hamzah Rahmat has spotted misquotes in the Bernama report “Matta disinterested in cooperation with N. Korean tourism industry” and posted by Malay Mail Online on March 1. He said …

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  • MATTA wish to correct misquotes in news report

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents President Datuk Hj Hamzah Rahmat has spotted misquotes in the Bernama report “Matta disinterested in cooperation with N. Korean tourism industry” and posted by Malay Mail Online on March 1.   He said “The report stated that …

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  • MATTA wish to correct misquotes in news report

    Published on : Thursday, March 2, 2017

    Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) President Datuk Hj Hamzah Rahmat has spotted misquotes in the Bernama report “Matta disinterested in cooperation with N. Korean tourism industry” and posted by Malay Mail Online on March 1.   He said “The report stated …

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  • GBTA Statement on President Trump’s First Address to Congress

    Published on : Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    On Tuesday night, President Trump delivered his first address to Congress. In his address, he said he will be asking Congress to approve legislation that produces a $1 trillion investment in the infrastructure of the United States — financed through …

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  • Vanuatu signs strategic agreement with HNA Tourism Group

    Published on : Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    Yesterday on 28th February, a strategic cooperation agreement has been signed between Republic of Vanuatu and HNA Tourism Group Co., LTD. Prime Minister of the Republic of Vanuatu, Hon. Charlot Salwai, and the Director of Hainan Airlines Group Board of …

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  • U.S. Travel Applauds Senate Confirmation of Wilbur Ross for Commerce Secretary

    Published on : Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the U.S. Senate’s confirmation of Wilbur Ross as Secretary of Commerce:   “The travel community welcomes the Senate’s confirmation of Wilbur Ross as Secretary of Commerce. We …

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  • PATA launches travel agent initiative with Equator Learning

    Published on : Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    The Pacific Asia Travel Association , in conjunction with Equator Learning, is launching a travel agent initiative to support organisations with travel trade marketing efforts.   The Asia & Pacific Expert is a consistent and succinct online learning tool for …

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  • IITA Announces 2018 and 2019 Summit Destinations

    Published on : Tuesday, February 28, 2017

    The International Inbound Travel Association (IITA) is thrilled to announce the host destinations for the 2018 and 2019 IITA Summits. The host destinations are: 2018 IITA Summit: Portland, Oregon, February 4-7, 2018 2019 IITA Summit: Savannah, Georgia, February 3-6, 2019 …

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  • IATA Welcomes Entry into Force of WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the entry into force of the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) today. This follows the ratification of the treaty by two-thirds of the members of the World Trade Organization (WTO).   “The Trade Facilitation …

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  • Adaptive re-use of heritage buildings a smart way to grow the visitor economy says new study

    Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017

    A new Tourism & Transport Forum Australia (TTF) study of the value to the visitor economy of adaptive re-use of heritage assets is encouraging government to work with private operators to preserve and give new life to the portfolio of …

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  • American Airlines Recognizes Female Film Directors with New Bonnie Award

    Published on : Saturday, February 25, 2017

    American Airlines is recognizing the importance of women in film by announcing a new $50,000 award for independent film directors at this year’s Film Independent Spirit Awards. The Bonnie Award will be given to an up-and-coming female director and seeks …

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  • Algeria kicks off 1st UNWTO Regional Capacity Building Programme on Tourism Statistics

    Published on : Saturday, February 25, 2017

    In the framework of the technical assistance that the World Tourism Organization provides to Member States, especially in their development of sound statistical systems, the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria has hosted the 1st Workshop on Regional Statistics of the …

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  • 2017 BC Tourism Industry Awards announced in a majestic event

    Published on : Saturday, February 25, 2017

    Destination BC and the Tourism Industry Association of BC declared the winners of the 2017 BC Tourism Industry Awards at a grand event this evening at the Victoria Conference Centre. These honors are meant to recognize excellence in the tourism …

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  • Changes in Peach Aviation’s capital structure

    Published on : Friday, February 24, 2017

    The three shareholders in Peach Aviation Limited (hereafter ‘Peach’) — ANA HOLDINGS Inc. (hereafter ‘ANA HD’), First Eastern Aviation Holdings Limited (hereafter ‘FE’), and Innovation Network Corporation of Japan (hereafter ‘INCJ’) – have agreed to change Peach’s capital structure and …

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  • GBTA Announces Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian as Featured Speaker at GBTA Convention 2017

    Published on : Thursday, February 23, 2017

    The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), the voice of the global business travel industry, today announced Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian will be a featured speaker at GBTA Convention 2017, July 15-19 in Boston. A one-on-one interview with Ed …

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  • IITA Announces 2017 Stanley Awards Winners

    Published on : Thursday, February 23, 2017

    The International Inbound Travel Association (IITA) is proud to recognize excellence in the international inbound community through the presentation of the annual Stanley Awards. Winners were announced during the 2017 IITA Summit, February 5-8. The awards dinner was hosted by …

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  • STB signs agreement with JTB to entice Japanese travellers to Singapore

    Published on : Thursday, February 23, 2017

    The Singapore Tourism Board (‘STB’) and JTB Corp. (‘JTB’), the largest travel agency in Japan, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to promote Singapore as a key destination for 2017 to Japanese travellers. This is the first MOU between …

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  • U.S. Travel Congratulates Florida On Record Year of Tourism

    Published on : Friday, February 17, 2017

    U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement congratulating Florida on a record nearly 113 million visits to the state in 2016:   “This marks the sixth straight year of tourism growth for Florida, and I …

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  • GBTA Announces Rana Walker as Featured Speaker at GBTA Conference 2017

    Published on : Thursday, February 16, 2017

    The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), the voice of the global business travel industry, today announced Rana Walker as a featured speaker at GBTA Conference 2017 Mexico City – Mexico, Central America & Caribbean, March 22-24. Rana Walker, an award-winning …

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  • Darwin Convention Center Shows Its Love For Darwin On St Valentine’s Day

    Published on : Thursday, February 16, 2017

    The Darwin Convention Centre will demonstrate its love for Darwin as it turns red on St Valentine’s Day unveiling the Centre’s new permanent LED lighting system with programmable themes for all events.   The outside of the building will be …

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