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TripAdvisor fined 100,000 euro for consumer code violations

TripAdvisor fined 100,000 euro for consumer code violations

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- July 18, 2019 03:04 0

The Council of State, accepting the appeal presented by the Competition and Market Supervisory Authority, criticized TripAdvisor for having spread misleading information on the sources ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Workers’ Pension Scheme: Landmark for Global Tourism

Jamaica Tourism Workers’ Pension Scheme: Landmark for Global Tourism

editor editor- July 17, 2019 21:15 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett says the Tourism Workers’ Pension Scheme will be a landmark plan for tourism social legislation in the world, as ... Read More

Government Tolerance Exhibition to be held on sidelines of World Tolerance Summit in Dubai

Government Tolerance Exhibition to be held on sidelines of World Tolerance Summit in Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 17, 2019 16:38 0

An exhibition titled “Government Tolerance Exhibition” will be held on the sidelines of World Tolerance Summit (WTS) from November 13-14 under the patronage of His ... Read More

Israel tourism: 93% of visitors rate their experience good to excellent

Israel tourism: 93% of visitors rate their experience good to excellent

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 17, 2019 15:29 0

Israeli Ministry of Tourism has just released its latest Inbound Tourism Survey and the results are mostly encouraging. The 2018 Inbound Tourism Survey was based ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board meets Tourism Trade Partners

Seychelles Tourism Board meets Tourism Trade Partners

editor editor- July 17, 2019 00:59 0

The marketing body of the destination, the Seychelles Tourism Board  (STB) hosted its Annual marketing strategy 2020 meeting at Constance Ephelia Resort, this Tuesday, July ... Read More

U.S. Travel applauds Senators’ move to reauthorize Brand USA

U.S. Travel applauds Senators’ move to reauthorize Brand USA

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 16, 2019 18:26 0

America's crucial but vulnerable inbound tourism market received a boost Tuesday with introduction of a Senate bill to reauthorize Brand USA, the organization charged with ... Read More

Balancing people, planet and profits for a viable tourism economy

Balancing people, planet and profits for a viable tourism economy

editor editor- July 16, 2019 03:58 0

Delegates attending the upcoming conference at the Beachcombers Hotel in St. Vincent and the Grenadines will examine how to find an equitable balance between the ... Read More

Italian Destination Wedding Tourism Observatory presented in Rome

Italian Destination Wedding Tourism Observatory presented in Rome

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- July 16, 2019 03:31 0

The Scientific Committee of the Destination Wedding Tourism (DWT) Observatory composed of Massimo Feruzzi, Scientific Director of the Observatory; Bianca Trusiani; Paolo Corvo; Giovanni Salvati ... Read More

Odisha Tourism invites tourists to explore India’s best kept secret

Odisha Tourism invites tourists to explore India’s best kept secret

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- July 16, 2019 02:14 0

Jyoti Prakash Panigrahi, Odisha Minister of Tourism, and Odia Language, Literature and Culture have invited tourists and players in tourism industry to explore Odisha - ... Read More

Phuket eyeing 55 new hotels for the future

Phuket eyeing 55 new hotels for the future

editor editor- July 16, 2019 00:35 0

by Bill Barnett One of Asia’s leading resort destinations, Phuket, looks set to weather a perfect storm as soaring hotel supply is forecasted to be ... Read More

PATA announces Grand and Gold Award winners 2019

PATA announces Grand and Gold Award winners 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 15, 2019 19:12 0

Winners of the 2019 PATA Grand and Gold Awards are announced today by the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA). These awards, generously supported and sponsored ... Read More

Milan Bergamo upcoming new airline routes

Milan Bergamo upcoming new airline routes

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 15, 2019 08:50 0

A 5% year-on-year increase, 2019 seems set to beat 2018 as the most successful year in the airport’s history. 19 carriers operate from the airport ... Read More

African Tourism Board giant step into the UK market

African Tourism Board giant step into the UK market

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 15, 2019 04:40 0

The Association of National Tourist Offices and Representatives  (ANTOR) recently joined the African Tourism Board as a member. At the same time, Representation Plus joined the ... Read More

Jamaica: Linkages increasing opportunities for Small Tourism Suppliers

Jamaica: Linkages increasing opportunities for Small Tourism Suppliers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 12, 2019 23:15 0

A new marketing gateway is being opened by way of the tourism linkages strategy, for the “the ordinary Jamaican” to benefit from dollar resources of ... Read More

Anurak Community Lodge Wins SKAL International Asian Area Environmental Award

Anurak Community Lodge Wins SKAL International Asian Area Environmental Award

editor editor- July 12, 2019 21:35 0

Anurak Community Lodge in Surat Thani province, southern Thailand, has won the 2019 SKÅL Asian Area Award – Environment Category.  The 20-key ecolodge received the ... Read More

Tourism (MoM) arrivals in Seychelles grew by 9% from January to June 2019

Tourism (MoM) arrivals in Seychelles grew by 9% from January to June 2019

editor editor- July 12, 2019 19:26 0

Figures recorded by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) showed a remarkable growth in the tourism arrivals in June 2019 this year. Indeed 25,761 visitors ... Read More

Thomas Cook has no choice but to undergo radical change

Thomas Cook has no choice but to undergo radical change

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 12, 2019 16:05 0

Thomas Cook has today confirmed talks over a rescue deal with Fosun. According to GlobalData, a data and analytics company, Thomas Cook CEO Peter Fankhauser ... Read More

ZImbabwe Tourism Authority on a employee firing spree

ZImbabwe Tourism Authority on a employee firing spree

editor editor- July 12, 2019 08:15 0

The Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) has given immediate termination notice to 38 employees, saying it is adopting a leaner, more efficient and cost-effective human resource ... Read More

Chandiwala Hospitality Ensemble to gather teens, chefs and more

Chandiwala Hospitality Ensemble to gather teens, chefs and more

editor editor- July 12, 2019 01:15 0

The 18th Chandiwala Hospitality Ensemble will be held from October 16 to 18, 2019 at the Banarsidas Institute of Hospitality and Catering Technology in India. ... Read More

TATO CEO appointed Goodwill Ambassador for Green Tourism Active

TATO CEO appointed Goodwill Ambassador for Green Tourism Active

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- July 11, 2019 21:03 0

Green Tourism Active has unanimously appointed Tanzania Association of Tour Operators (TATO) chief executive officer, Mr. Sirili Akko, as its Goodwill Ambassador for East Africa, ... Read More

Suncheon: Korea’s ecological capital

Suncheon: Korea’s ecological capital

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- July 11, 2019 18:49 0

Suncheon, located in South Jeolla Province, is known for the Suncheon Bay Wetland Reserve and other rich ecological reserves and traditional cultural assets, including Seonam ... Read More

Anguilla scores a three-peat! Voted Best Caribbean Island third year in a row in Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2019

Anguilla scores a three-peat! Voted Best Caribbean Island third year in a row in Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 11, 2019 18:36 0

The Anguilla Tourist Board (ATB) is delighted to announce that for a truly unprecedented third year in a row, Anguilla has been ranked #1 island in ... Read More

Another Hawaii tourist contracts rat lungworm disease

Another Hawaii tourist contracts rat lungworm disease

editor editor- July 10, 2019 22:54 0

The sixth case of rat lungworm disease has been confirmed in an adult tourist who had visited the Big Island of Hawaii. As reported by ... Read More

Indian Association of Tour Operators meeting heats up

Indian Association of Tour Operators meeting heats up

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- July 10, 2019 22:24 0

One would hardly expect the innocent topic of roadshows to raise controversy and take much time at the monthly meeting of the Indian Association of ... Read More

American collaborators in key US cities enjoy a feel of the Seychelles Islands

American collaborators in key US cities enjoy a feel of the Seychelles Islands

editor editor- July 10, 2019 21:59 0

Seychelles’ visibility in the United States of America received an added boost during the month of June following the Seychelles North America Roadshow, organized by ... Read More

Seychelles golfers en route for the first Seychelles Tourism Board Golf Competition

Seychelles golfers en route for the first Seychelles Tourism Board Golf Competition

editor editor- July 10, 2019 21:46 0

Some 40-golf enthusiast have registered to feature in the first ever golf event scheduled for Saturday July 13, 2019 at the Constance Lemuria Praslin. The ... Read More

Best passport in Caribbean: Access to 152 destinations

Best passport in Caribbean: Access to 152 destinations

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- July 10, 2019 19:01 0

Best passport in the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) with access to 152 destinations is named... Read More

Changing priorities are impacting how and why Americans travel

Changing priorities are impacting how and why Americans travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 10, 2019 18:25 0

The findings of 2019 Portrait of American Travelers survey were released today. The results paint a picture of rapidly changing priorities amongst travelers, driven by growing ... Read More

Domestic and international travel demand expected to drag over next six months

Domestic and international travel demand expected to drag over next six months

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 10, 2019 16:10 1

Travel to and within the U.S. grew 3.2% year-over-year in May, according to the U.S. Travel Association's latest Travel Trends Index (TTI)—marking the industry's 113th ... Read More

Solomon Islands tourism ‘faces of tomorrow’ on display at ‘Mi Save Solo’

Solomon Islands tourism ‘faces of tomorrow’ on display at ‘Mi Save Solo’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 10, 2019 16:01 0

Tourism Solomons CEO, Josefa ‘Jo’ Tuamoto has paid tribute to a team of Institute of Tourism & Hospitality lecturers and students in attendance at last ... Read More

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