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Europe falls behind USA in cost of living
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Europe falls behind USA in cost of living

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

ECA International’s latest Cost of Living report today reveals that Europe now accounts for less than a fifth of the ... Read More

UNWTO: Exports from international tourism hit $1.7 trillion
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UNWTO: Exports from international tourism hit $1.7 trillion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Exports generated by international tourism reached USD 1.7 trillion in 2018, a 4% increase in real terms over the previous ... Read More

Europe’s first WeChat Pay Smart Airport launched at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
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Europe’s first WeChat Pay Smart Airport launched at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 18, 2019

WeChat Pay and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol jointly launched Europe's first flagship WeChat Pay Smart Airport. The flagship exists of three ... Read More

Pakistan Foreign Minister: The next big thing is tourism
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Pakistan Foreign Minister: The next big thing is tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 28, 2018

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said Pakistan was projected to be the next big thing in international tourism. “Following ... Read More

Indian tourists’ wallets get lighter as rupee dives
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Indian tourists’ wallets get lighter as rupee dives

editor editor- November 24, 2011

Indian tourists visiting the UAE are finding their wallets are considerably lighter than they may have expected following the rupee's ... Read More

Kenya Airways stick to its guns as some hoteliers complain about dollar fares
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Kenya Airways stick to its guns as some hoteliers complain about dollar fares

editor editor- November 4, 2011

(eTN) - Rumbles from within the tourism industry are slowly emerging over Kenya Airways’ recent introduction of US dollar-based domestic ... Read More

As loonie soars Canadian tourism takes a dive
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As loonie soars Canadian tourism takes a dive

editor editor- July 28, 2011

The rising Canadian dollar is impacting tourist towns that rely on U.S. visitors, business owners in the B.C. Interior say. Read More

WTM Vision report reveals overseas visitors to UK not deterred by VAT
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WTM Vision report reveals overseas visitors to UK not deterred by VAT

editor editor- May 27, 2011

Overseas visitors to the UK will not be deterred by high VAT, providing sterling remains weak against key inbound currencies, ... Read More

The great British booze cruise could be over
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The great British booze cruise could be over

editor editor- June 22, 2010

It seems the traditional British booze cruise could be sunk following news that three major British retailers are closing their ... Read More

Mixed feelings as tourists spend cheap dollars
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Mixed feelings as tourists spend cheap dollars

editor editor- August 8, 2008

It didn't take an investigative reporter to discover that there are swarms of international tourists in San Francisco this summer. Read More