Tag: forecasts

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 4, 2019

Alongside President and Secretary Clinton, Jamaica's Minister for Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett spoke today the ongoing 4th meeting of ... Read More

IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed
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IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced a downgrade of its 2019 outlook for the global air transport industry to ... Read More

PATA Annual Summit 2019: Issues of sustainability and social responsibility
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PATA Annual Summit 2019: Issues of sustainability and social responsibility

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2019

The PATA Annual Summit 2019 (PAS 2019), under the theme ‘Progress with a Purpose’, opened in Cebu, Philippines on May ... Read More

UNWTO: International tourism numbers and confidence on the rise
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UNWTO: International tourism numbers and confidence on the rise

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

The latest issue of the UNWTO World Tourism Barometer from the World Tourism Organization shows that international tourism continued to ... Read More

Ireland: Slowdown in growth for international arrivals from 2018 to 2022
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Ireland: Slowdown in growth for international arrivals from 2018 to 2022

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

Growth rates for Ireland and international arrivals have decreased significantly with the Compound Annual Growth Rates (CAGR) nearly half the ... Read More

Hilton’s brand portfolio overtakes Marriott’s as world’s most valuable
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Hilton’s brand portfolio overtakes Marriott’s as world’s most valuable

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 9, 2019

Hilton has extended its lead as the world’s most valuable hotel brand while the total value of its brand portfolio ... Read More

FRAPORT: Revenue and earnings increase – Outlook confirmed
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FRAPORT: Revenue and earnings increase – Outlook confirmed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 8, 2019

The Fraport Group has successfully started off the new business year, achieving higher revenue and earnings in the first three ... Read More

Singapore to host 2019 Global Restaurant Leadership Conference
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Singapore to host 2019 Global Restaurant Leadership Conference

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

The fourth annual Global Restaurant Leadership Conference (GRLC), presented by Winsight, LLC, will take place Nov. 3-6, 2019, at the ... Read More

FAA 2019 aerospace forecast
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FAA 2019 aerospace forecast

editor editor- May 1, 2019

The FAA forecasts U.S. airline enplanements (passengers) will increase from 743.9 million in 2017 to 780.8 million in 2018, a ... Read More

Sea cruise 2019-2020: What is the Italian trend?
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Sea cruise 2019-2020: What is the Italian trend?

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- April 12, 2019

Sea cruising in Italy is starting to grow again, aligning itself with the international trend. This is the message of ... Read More

Saudi tourism sector worth over $70 billion in 2019
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Saudi tourism sector worth over $70 billion in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Saudi Arabia’s travel and tourism sector is expected to contribute $70.9 billion (SAR 263.1 billion) in total to the country’s ... Read More

Ethiopia, Rwanda and Uganda: Top 10 improved world travel destinations
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Ethiopia, Rwanda and Uganda: Top 10 improved world travel destinations

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- April 10, 2019

Three Eastern African nations have emerged among the top ten fastest-growing destinations for tourism in the world. The 2019 annual ... Read More

What airport is now busier than mega-hubs Frankfurt and Dallas Fort Worth?
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What airport is now busier than mega-hubs Frankfurt and Dallas Fort Worth?

editor editor- April 8, 2019

This airport has now become the world's 12th busiest airport, moving up four places from the 16th spot in 2017. ... Read More

Budapest Airport launches new winter routes
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Budapest Airport launches new winter routes

editor editor- March 27, 2019

Launching 15 new winter routes in total, Ryanair route additions will see 3 new destinations on Budapest Airport’s route map. ... Read More

PATA: Indian tourism to Asia Pacific will increase by 5.4 million in next 4 years
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PATA: Indian tourism to Asia Pacific will increase by 5.4 million in next 4 years

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

India is set to generate an incremental increase of 5.4 million visitor arrivals between 2018 and 2023, according to a ... Read More

Global average airline ticket price expected to drop by April
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Global average airline ticket price expected to drop by April

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

CWT Solutions Group forecasts global average ticket prices (ATP) for air bookings will drop to around US$673 by April, down ... Read More

ITB 2019 closing report: Robust and resilient
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ITB 2019 closing report: Robust and resilient

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Uninterrupted growth at a high level: despite a slowdown in the world economy demand within the world’s travel industry remains ... Read More

Fairmont Pittsburgh bought for $30 million Dollars
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Fairmont Pittsburgh bought for $30 million Dollars

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 24, 2019

Fairmont Pittsburgh, a 185-room luxury hotel located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania was bought for a purchase price of $30 million, or ... Read More

Radisson Hotel Group signs portfolio deal for six hotels in Egypt
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Radisson Hotel Group signs portfolio deal for six hotels in Egypt

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

Radisson Hotel Group announced the signing of six new hotels in Egypt as part of a portfolio deal across a ... Read More

PATA: Asia Pacific will welcome 900 million international visitors in 2023
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PATA: Asia Pacific will welcome 900 million international visitors in 2023

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019

The overall annual growth rate for international visitors into 40 Asia Pacific destinations is estimated to have been around 7.8 ... Read More

New WTTC report identifies global megatrends for travel and tourism 
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New WTTC report identifies global megatrends for travel and tourism 

editor editor- January 23, 2019

A new report by World Travel & Tourism Council identifies opportunities and risks for travel and tourism.  Read More

Flow from China will dominate Asia Pacific tourist arrivals in 2023
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Flow from China will dominate Asia Pacific tourist arrivals in 2023

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019

According to the latest edition of PATA's Asia Pacific Visitor Forecasts, the Asia Pacific region is expected to enjoy a ... Read More

Safe air travel in winter
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Safe air travel in winter

editor editor- January 22, 2019

At Munich Airport over 600 employees work with special equipment to battle ice and snow during the winter. Read More

FITUR beats the record for participation in its most international edition yet
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FITUR beats the record for participation in its most international edition yet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019

From 23 to 27 January, Madrid will once again become the focus of attention for the international tourism community with ... Read More

UNWTO: International tourist arrivals reach 1.4 billion two years ahead of forecasts
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UNWTO: International tourist arrivals reach 1.4 billion two years ahead of forecasts

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019

International tourist arrivals grew 6% in 2018, totalling 1.4 billion according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. UNWTO’s long ... Read More

Latin America outperforms North America in tourism growth
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Latin America outperforms North America in tourism growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 11, 2019

With five percent more international trips, outbound travel from the Americas has shown solid growth in 2018 with a plus ... Read More

Africa’s travel and tourism: Impressive growth in the past year
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Africa’s travel and tourism: Impressive growth in the past year

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

Africa hit a 63 million high in international tourist arrivals in 2017, as compared to 58 M in 2016 (+ ... Read More

Global travel retail market: Strategies and forecasts
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Global travel retail market: Strategies and forecasts

editor editor- January 8, 2019

The global travel retail market was at US$ 63.59 billion in 2017 growing with a CAGR of 8.1% during the ... Read More

Essential questions to ask business vendors
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Essential questions to ask business vendors

editor editor- January 3, 2019

There are some fundamental questions that you should ask vendors before you sign on the dotted line. Read More

Indonesian Authorities warned after Tsunami killed hundreds: Stay off the beaches!
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Indonesian Authorities warned after Tsunami killed hundreds: Stay off the beaches!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 24, 2018

In Indonesia, The Sunda Strait tsunami killed at least 281 people and injured more than 1,016 others.  The volcano Anak ... Read More

India has excellent news for Boeing
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India has excellent news for Boeing

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 19, 2018

This year alone, more than 10 million passengers, on average, traveled within India each month, and this is excellent news ... Read More

First plane for the new Boeing Deliver Center in China is a B737 Max
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First plane for the new Boeing Deliver Center in China is a B737 Max

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 15, 2018

The deadly B737 MAX crash by Indonesian Lion Air still fresh, Boeing and joint venture partner Commercial Aircraft Corporation of ... Read More

IATA: Airlines heading for a decade in the black
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IATA: Airlines heading for a decade in the black

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) forecasts the global airline industry net profit to be $35.5 billion in 2019, slightly ... Read More

Airlines for America Forecasts Busy Air Travel this Holiday Season
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Airlines for America Forecasts Busy Air Travel this Holiday Season

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 10, 2018

Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today projected that 45.7 million passengers will ... Read More

Mexico’s tourism earnings up 15.1 percent
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Mexico’s tourism earnings up 15.1 percent

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 8, 2018

Mexico earned 1.427 billion U.S. dollars from international tourism in October, a 15.1-percent increase year-on-year, the National Institute of Statistics ... Read More