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Strongest year-by-year growth in a decade expected
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Strongest year-by-year growth in a decade expected

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 27, 2019

The number of business trips and the cost of those trips is set to rise in 2019, according to the ... Read More

2019 Quality of Living: Vienna is still the world’s best city
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2019 Quality of Living: Vienna is still the world’s best city

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Trade tensions and populist undercurrents continue to dominate the global economic climate. Combined with the threat of stringent and inconsistent ... Read More

Europeans bank on tourism for economic recovery
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Europeans bank on tourism for economic recovery

editor editor- May 5, 2012

DUBAI, UAE - When the global financial crisis hit Europe in 2008, one of the first things that Christian Lagarde, ... Read More

How resilient was tourism in 2009?
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How resilient was tourism in 2009?

editor editor- December 29, 2009

The tourism industry worldwide began 2009 well prepared for a bumpy ride. The days of confused and panicked reactions to ... Read More

New year, new beginnings?
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New year, new beginnings?

editor editor- December 29, 2009

The dawn of a new year almost always means hopes for a better year than the year that has just ... Read More

US travelers still keen on Tanzania despite economic downturn, tour operators confirm
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US travelers still keen on Tanzania despite economic downturn, tour operators confirm

editor editor- January 28, 2009

The demand for Tanzania remains high and bookings have been brisk, tour operators all over the United States have confirmed. Read More

An economist should not get stuck in a toilet seat
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An economist should not get stuck in a toilet seat

editor editor- December 29, 2008

It is rather haunting, the notice above the flush button in the toilet on the aircraft: "Do Not Flush While ... Read More

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