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HKTDC Food Expo opens featuring new Coffee Avenue zone

 Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the HKTDC Food Expo, HKTDC Hong Kong International Tea Fair, HKTDC Beauty & Wellness Expo, HKTDC Home Delights Expo and the International Conference of the Modernization of Chinese Medicine & Health …

Second shortlist unveiled for International Travel & Tourism Awards 2019

The second line-up of shortlisted candidates for the International Travel & Tourism Awards (ITTAs), presented by WTM, is revealed on 15 August, 2019.   More than 90 nominations have been shortlisted for the prestigious awards scheme, now in their second …

OTDYKH LEISURE Moscow 2019 to project undiscovered Taipei

Taipei is a place of numerous renowned unique features and highlight attractions. Topping the list is the famed Taipei 101 tower, its amazingly rich culinary scene and superb array of high tech-integrated service facilities. From old-city district to districts defined …

IMEX America: Explore new ideas on MICE events and meetings

IMEX America not only happens to be the country’s biggest trade show for incentive travel, meetings and events. It’s your source to explore fresh ideas on making meetings more engaging, embrace new ways of thinking, consider the big issues and …

Personal translation service is going through a boom as tourists rush in Japan

Without his pocket translator, Takehiko Fujita would not succeed in selling eye drops and pain relievers.   In place of an app, the clerk in a Japanese drugstore uses Pocketalk, a 25,000 yen ($230) device developed by Sourcenext Corp. that …

  • Mta welcomes extraordinary november results

    Published on : Saturday, January 7, 2017

    According to NSO data published today, double digit growth rates were registered in all the three main inbound tourism performance indicators during November 2016, with the total number of visitors recording the highest growth rate of +24.0%, followed by a …

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  • Mta Launches 2017 calender of events

    Published on : Saturday, January 7, 2017

    The Malta Tourism Authority has just launched the 2017 Calendar of Events for the Maltese Islands. Produced for the third consecutive year, this 88-page publication is a compilation of the main events taking place in Malta and Gozo for the …

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  • The BOCHK Hong Kong New Year Countdown Celebrations 2017 wrapped up colourfully

    Published on : Saturday, January 7, 2017

    Organised by the Hong Kong Tourism Board  and title-sponsored by the Bank of China  Limited , the BOCHK Hong Kong New Year Countdown Celebrations 2017 was held successfully. It was the HKTB’s first celebratory event commemorating the 20th anniversary of the establishment …

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  • JAL Group 2017 New Year Vacation Period Traffic Results

    Published on : Friday, January 6, 2017

    JAL Group carried a total of 341,459 passengers on its international flights and 1,334,177 passengers domestically during the 13-day New Year vacation period in Japan between December 22, 2016 and January 3, 2017.   On International routes, passenger count decreased …

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  • National Restaurant Association Executive Vice President Cicely Simpson Welcomes 115th Congress

    Published on : Thursday, January 5, 2017

    As the 115th Congress is sworn in today, the National Restaurant Association’s Executive Vice President of Government Affairs and Policy Cicely Simpson has released the following statement.   “The National Restaurant Association congratulates and welcomes the 115th Congress. As the …

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  • 17th World Federation of Tourist Guide Associations’ Convention in Iran

    Published on : Thursday, January 5, 2017

    Tour guides from all over the world are preparing to attend what is arguably the largest convention of its kind in Tehran later this month, and the Iranian officials are hoping to use this opportunity for promoting the Middle East …

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  • Infinity International Travel and GSTC sign contract to conduct training program in China

    Published on : Wednesday, January 4, 2017

    The Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) and Infinity International Travel signed an agreement for Infinity and its subsidiary organizations to conduct the GSTC Sustainable Tourism Training Program (STTP) in People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan.     …

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  • The Year Ahead: harnessing the power of tourism to build a better world

    Published on : Wednesday, January 4, 2017

    I write to you as I begin my final year as UNWTO Secretary-General, a position I have been privileged to hold for almost seven years at an Agency I have been proud to serve for the past decade.   During …

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  • Aussue summer getaways to boom with January surge

    Published on : Wednesday, January 4, 2017

    Nearly 70 per cent of Australians will be taking a break over the summer months with three in ten people (30 per cent) packing their bags in January for a much deserved holiday, according to a national poll commissioned by …

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  • U.S. Travel Association: Travel Leaders Decry Customs Breakdown

    Published on : Tuesday, January 3, 2017

    U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on a Customs and Border Protection (CBP) system outage Monday that caused hours-long delays at checkpoints nationwide:   “What happened at Customs airport checkpoints yesterday is disturbing, but …

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  • ABTA names Kerala as ‘Destination to watch’ in 2017

    Published on : Tuesday, January 3, 2017

    The Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) has named Kerala as a ‘Destination to Watch’ in 2017. ABTA is the U.K.’s largest and the most influential body of travel agents and tour operators. Kerala, known as ‘God’s Own Country’ and …

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  • U.S. Travel research presents December 2016’s findings

    Published on : Monday, January 2, 2017

    U.S. Travel research team presents a sampling of December 2016’s most compelling findings. Each month, the U.S. Travel Association sends its members the U.S. Travel Outlook, which provides insight into the current state of the economy and related travel industry …

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  • ABTA highlights Bermuda as a thrilling tourist locale

    Published on : Monday, January 2, 2017

    The UK travel association, ABTA (Association of British Travel Agents) has recently highlighted the region of Bermuda as an important tourist destination in its report about the travel trends in the year 2017.   It was mentioned by the Association …

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  • Argentina to host Adventure Travel World Summit 2017

    Published on : Saturday, December 31, 2016

    Salta, Argentina, will serve as host of the 2017 Adventure Travel World Summit (ATWS), scheduled for October 16-19, 2017. The Summit is the Adventure Travel Trade Association’s (ATTA) premiere annual gathering of the global adventure tourism industry for inspiration and …

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  • 2016 is ending, today is your last chance to support the GSTC this year

    Published on : Saturday, December 31, 2016

    2016 is now ending and 2017, the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development is about to begin. Join us now and donate to promote sustainable tourism practices throughout the world.   What is sustainable tourism? Sustainability in tourism goes …

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  • Tour the world in 80 days through ACTE global business travel management programme

    Published on : Saturday, February 16, 2013

    Focused exclusively on global business travel management, Association Corporate Travel Executive’s (ACTE) will hold a certified, hands-on, global immersion training and development programme ‘Around the World in 80 Hours’. Scheduled to commence in May and run through June and July, …

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  • Travelindex Becomes PATA Preferred Partner

    Published on : Friday, February 15, 2013

    The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is delighted to welcome Travelindex as the Preferred Partner. Travelindex is an online platform and data repository for the travel industry. It had over 18 million visitors in 2012. Travelindex is fast becoming a …

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  • Indians opt for Europe travel in tours ‘Without London’ as it is too hard to get a VISA – ETOA

    Published on : Friday, February 15, 2013

    Indian travel agents are advertising European tours “without London” because of the stress of obtaining British visas. Tourism bosses warn that London is missing out on up to £100 million of spending because wealthy Indians are choosing to visit France …

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  • PATA: Red Tape an Issue in Australian Tourism Development

    Published on : Friday, February 15, 2013

    The Realities of Remaining Competitive: speakers at the PATA Hub City Forum Sydney on 12 February addressed the issue of congestion at Sydney airport and the need for a new secondary airport to ease constraints. It was pointed out by …

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  • ABTA launches new health and safety guides

    Published on : Friday, February 15, 2013

    To help guide Members through the myriad of health and safety challenges associated with travel, ABTA is launching two new health and safety guides. The first, which is available to Members today, is a mini-guide outlining five steps for all …

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