Tag: conventions

Ethics? Las Vegas CVB Board
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Ethics? Las Vegas CVB Board

editor editor- October 9, 2019

In response to a amid a Review-Journal investigation, changes have been instituted by the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority ... Read More

Meetings and hospitality dealing with profound changes, from mergers to demographics
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Meetings and hospitality dealing with profound changes, from mergers to demographics

editor editor- June 11, 2019

“Over 5,000 associations are headquartered in the Greater DC area. They are a significant segment of the meetings industry, making ... Read More

Agra Tourism: Facing the challenge of change
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Agra Tourism: Facing the challenge of change

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- June 10, 2019

It is said that there are two kinds of people in the world - those who have seen the Taj ... Read More

‘Creating common ground’ – Hamburg hosts hat-trick of international industry events
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‘Creating common ground’ – Hamburg hosts hat-trick of international industry events

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

Planners from across the world experienced Hamburg first hand as part of a series of fam trips and events held ... Read More

India Convention Promotion Bureau: Mapping sustainable MICE future
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India Convention Promotion Bureau: Mapping sustainable MICE future

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- June 7, 2019

The India Convention Promotion Bureau (ICPB), a body sponsored by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, headed by Mr. Suman Billa, ... Read More

Cosplaying and other cool things at Comic-Con
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Cosplaying and other cool things at Comic-Con

editor editor- June 5, 2019

Although cosplaying is something which takes place across the world, from South Korea to Australia and even Belgium, it's arguably ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: Visitor spending declined 6.2 percent in April 2019
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Hawaii Tourism: Visitor spending declined 6.2 percent in April 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.33 billion in April 2019, a decrease of 6.2 percent compared ... Read More

Visiting the USA? Amarillo, Texas is getting ready with new hotel projects
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Visiting the USA? Amarillo, Texas is getting ready with new hotel projects

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 23, 2019

Amarillo, Texas is a unique and history-rich area located where the southern plains meet the desert. Amarillo and the surrounding ... Read More

ICCA: Colombia is in top 30 countries for meetings tourism
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ICCA: Colombia is in top 30 countries for meetings tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

The annual ranking by the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) revealed that Colombia is included in the top 30 ... Read More

Cape Town to chair BestCities board
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Cape Town to chair BestCities board

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Corne Koch, Head of Cape Town and Western Cape Convention Bureau, a division of WESGRO, has been elected to the ... Read More

Sri Lanka Tourism puts together special tourist offers following terror attacks
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Sri Lanka Tourism puts together special tourist offers following terror attacks

editor editor- May 17, 2019

A host of offers were shared and discussed, and a final decision on a collective effort will be made next ... Read More

Sands China celebrates 15th anniversary of Sands Macao
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Sands China celebrates 15th anniversary of Sands Macao

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

Sands Macao celebrated its 15th anniversary with a ceremony at the hotel and entertainment complex's outdoor fountain Thursday – marking ... Read More

Centara Grand & Convention Centre at CentralWorld Bangkok to reaffirm status as Thailand’s leading MICE venue
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Centara Grand & Convention Centre at CentralWorld Bangkok to reaffirm status as Thailand’s leading MICE venue

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, is anticipating one of the strongest years to date for Centara Grand ... Read More

Côte d’Ivoire seeks African Development Bank’s support for $5.8 billion tourism plan
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Côte d’Ivoire seeks African Development Bank’s support for $5.8 billion tourism plan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

Ivorian Minister of Tourism Siandou Fofana on 25 April 2019 presented a strategy document aimed at making Côte d’Ivoire Africa’s ... Read More

Salt Lake to host professionals who book thousands of meetings and conventions
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Salt Lake to host professionals who book thousands of meetings and conventions

editor editor- May 1, 2019

Just four years after hosting the annual meeting of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE)—association professionals and industry partners ... Read More

Hamburg Tourism wins international medical conference
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Hamburg Tourism wins international medical conference

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Hamburg has won the bid to host the 2022 conference of the International Society for Hydrocephalus and Cerebrospinal Fluid Disorders ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority: Visitor spending down 2.4 percent in Q1 2019
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Hawaii Tourism Authority: Visitor spending down 2.4 percent in Q1 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $4.52 billion in the first quarter of 2019, a decrease of ... Read More

$3.6 billion airport redevelopment and new convention hotel in Salt Lake
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$3.6 billion airport redevelopment and new convention hotel in Salt Lake

editor editor- April 23, 2019

Salt Lake City in the state of Utah in the US is booming, with projects like the $3.6 billion redevelopment ... Read More

A new Tourism potential in Tanzania: The Southern Circuit
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A new Tourism potential in Tanzania: The Southern Circuit

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- April 21, 2019

A new Tourism potential is about to be unlocked In Tanzania. All roads and international air routes will in the ... Read More

Bartlett commits J$300 million to strengthen Jamaica’s Community Tourism
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Bartlett commits J$300 million to strengthen Jamaica’s Community Tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

Community Tourism island wide, will receive a major boost following the commitment of approximately J$300 million by Minister of Tourism, ... Read More

Ottawa Tourism launches ThinkOttawa ambassador program
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Ottawa Tourism launches ThinkOttawa ambassador program

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

Ottawa Tourism, Shaw Centre and Invest Ottawa are collaborating to launch a program to bring more conferences and conventions to ... Read More

Travel Leaders Network embarks upon major international expansion
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Travel Leaders Network embarks upon major international expansion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Travel Leaders Network, North America's largest travel agency organization, in partnership with sister company Travel Leaders Corporate, has embarked upon ... Read More

Pride Group of Hotels unveils Pride Resort and Convention Centre Rajkot
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Pride Group of Hotels unveils Pride Resort and Convention Centre Rajkot

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

The Pride Group of Hotels, which manages 14 Hotels and Resorts across India announced the inclusion of “Pride Resort and ... Read More

Visitors to Walter E. Washington Convention Center encouraged to ask Alexa
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Visitors to Walter E. Washington Convention Center encouraged to ask Alexa

editor editor- April 10, 2019

Through a strategic partnership between Events DC, the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia, and Volara, ... Read More

WTTC Global Summit: Next stop San Juan
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WTTC Global Summit: Next stop San Juan

editor editor- April 5, 2019

Discover Puerto Rico, the Island’s first-ever and new Destination Marketing Organization, today announced that island will serve as the host ... Read More

Number of Hawaii visitors up but spending down
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Number of Hawaii visitors up but spending down

editor editor- March 28, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.39 billion in February 2019, a decrease of 2.7 percent compared ... Read More

U.S. Travel Targets ad campaigns at top policymakers
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U.S. Travel Targets ad campaigns at top policymakers

editor editor- March 28, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association continues to put a huge premium on creative engagement with political leaders to ensure key industry ... Read More

Tourisme Montréal celebrates excellence, pays tribute to Air Canada’s Calin Rovinescu
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Tourisme Montréal celebrates excellence, pays tribute to Air Canada’s Calin Rovinescu

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019

Leaders from Montréal's tourism industry were honored yesterday at the Distinction Awards, an annual gala celebrating innovative business strategies. The ... Read More

John Q. Hammons: Master hotel developer and builder
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John Q. Hammons: Master hotel developer and builder

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- March 16, 2019

One of the great hoteliers/developers of our time, John Q. Hammons developed 200 hotel properties in 40 states. But mere ... Read More

United Airlines launches new meetings portal
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United Airlines launches new meetings portal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

United Airlines is improving the way customers plan travel for meetings, conferences, conventions and more with the launch of its ... Read More

RAI Amsterdam and IBC show sign deal until 2021
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RAI Amsterdam and IBC show sign deal until 2021

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

RAI Amsterdam and its partners have signed a new three-year contract with the world’s most influential media, entertainment and technology ... Read More

Seattle Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Season with More Than 40 Million Visitors in 2018
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Seattle Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Season with More Than 40 Million Visitors in 2018

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- March 5, 2019

Seattle and King Country saw record visitor volume, expenditures, tax contributions and travel-related employment for Seattle and King County in ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: January visitor spending down 3.8%
Hawaii Travel News

Hawaii Tourism: January visitor spending down 3.8%

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.62 billion in January 2019, a decrease of 3.8 percent compared ... Read More

Cologne’s meeting market passes 50,000-event threshold
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Cologne’s meeting market passes 50,000-event threshold

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 27, 2019

Cologne’s meeting market has passed the 50,000-event threshold for the first time. A total of 52,747 events (conventions, congresses and ... Read More

Cologne Convention Bureau welcomes new chief
People in Travel & Tourism

Cologne Convention Bureau welcomes new chief

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019

Jan-Philipp Schäfer (31) has taken over the position of Head of the Cologne Convention Bureau (CCB) with effect from February ... Read More

Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?
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Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 14, 2019

The European Union yesterday renewed sanctions against Zimbabwe after condemning the chaotic situation of human right abuses in that Southern ... Read More

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