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Puerto Rico Tourism hungry for good news: Today best news in 8 years
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Puerto Rico Tourism hungry for good news: Today best news in 8 years

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 5, 2019

Puerto Rico is hungry for good news after the island's tourism industry came to an all-time low after a devastating ... 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

Tourism boom: Travelers visit Puerto Rico at an unprecedented pace
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Tourism boom: Travelers visit Puerto Rico at an unprecedented pace

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

Discover Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico's first-ever Destination Marketing Organization (DMO), announced today that 2019 Q1 lodging demand is on par ... Read More

UNWTO Convenes Cities in Lisbon to Cooperate on a Sustainable and Inclusive Urban Tourism Agenda
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UNWTO Convenes Cities in Lisbon to Cooperate on a Sustainable and Inclusive Urban Tourism Agenda

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

The first UNWTO Mayors Forum for Sustainable Urban Tourism, co-organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Ministry of Economy ... 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

Global Champion Awards announced by WTTC
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Global Champion Awards announced by WTTC

editor editor- April 5, 2019

The countries and leaders who have made a difference to increase the competitiveness of the Travel & Tourism sector within ... Read More

Tourism for Tomorrow Awards: WTTC makes the 2019 announcement
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Tourism for Tomorrow Awards: WTTC makes the 2019 announcement

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is delighted to announce the 2019 leaders in sustainable tourism at the Tourism ... Read More

Climate Resilience Program for Travel & Tourism announced at WTTC Global Summit
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Climate Resilience Program for Travel & Tourism announced at WTTC Global Summit

editor editor- April 3, 2019

Speaking today at the WTTC Global Summit in Seville, Professor Geoffrey Lipman, SUNx Co-founder and President of the International Coalition ... Read More

WTTC Global Summit: President Obama was a disappointment for many
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WTTC Global Summit: President Obama was a disappointment for many

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 3, 2019

U.S. President Barak Obama was the most expected speaker at the ongoing World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) summit in ... Read More

WTTC 19th Global Summit final program: Changemakers including President Obama meet in Seville
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WTTC 19th Global Summit final program: Changemakers including President Obama meet in Seville

Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- March 31, 2019

The World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) will be heading to Seville, Spain this week to attend the  19th Global ... Read More

“An inspirational story”:  Rwanda’s Travel & Tourism economy up 14% in 2018
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“An inspirational story”: Rwanda’s Travel & Tourism economy up 14% in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

The Travel & Tourism economy of Rwanda grew by 13.8% last year – one of the fastest rates in the ... Read More

VIA Outlets to introduce their shopping destinations at World Travel & Tourism Council’s Global Summit
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VIA Outlets to introduce their shopping destinations at World Travel & Tourism Council’s Global Summit

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

VIA Outlets – the newest and fastest growing owner operator of outlet shopping destinations in Europe – will introduce its ... Read More

€1 in every €7 in Spain comes from tourism
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€1 in every €7 in Spain comes from tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

The Travel & Tourism sector contributed €1 in every €7, in the Spanish economy last year demonstrating the importance of ... Read More

World’s largest ehnofestival will be held in Riyadh
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World’s largest ehnofestival will be held in Riyadh

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 2, 2019

The World Ethnogames Confederation (Kyrgyzstan) in cooperation with The Camel Club (Saudi-Arabia) are organizing the global event "Nomad Universe" which ... Read More

President Barack Obama announced as keynote speaker for WTTC Global Summit 2019
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President Barack Obama announced as keynote speaker for WTTC Global Summit 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) announced that the 44th President of the United States, President Barack Obama, will ... Read More

New Asian and Latin American membership for Joint Meetings Industry Council
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New Asian and Latin American membership for Joint Meetings Industry Council

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 27, 2019

SACEOS – the Singapore Association of Convention and Exhibition Organizers and Suppliers - and ACCCLATAM, the Association of Convention Centers ... Read More

Qatar Airways GCEO delivers keynote address at CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Summit
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Qatar Airways GCEO delivers keynote address at CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Summit

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

The first day of the CAPA Qatar Aviation, Aeropolitical and Regulatory Summit kicked off on Tuesday 5 February at the ... Read More

World Travel and Tourism Council announces 2019 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards finalists
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World Travel and Tourism Council announces 2019 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards finalists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 15, 2019

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) is delighted to announce the 15 finalists for its 2019 Tourism for Tomorrow ... Read More

Joint Meetings Industry Council: New Charter, Constitution, President in 2019
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Joint Meetings Industry Council: New Charter, Constitution, President in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019

The Joint Meetings Industry Council (JMIC) has set the course for the years ahead. At the final meeting of 2018 ... Read More

Brevity is king at WTTC’s 2013 Global Summit
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Brevity is king at WTTC’s 2013 Global Summit

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- April 10, 2013

ABU DHABI (eTN) - The first day of this year's edition of the World Travel & Tourism Council's Global Summit ... Read More

WTTC CEO closes Global Summit in Tokyo
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WTTC CEO closes Global Summit in Tokyo

editor editor- April 20, 2012

Tourism is a “force for good in the world that is respected and welcomed by all,” according to David Scowsill, ... Read More

Stimulating travel demand with improved visa procedures
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Stimulating travel demand with improved visa procedures

editor editor- April 19, 2012

The leaders of the travel and tourism industry attending the World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) 12th Global Summit in ... Read More

International professionals gather for opening of WTTC in Tokyo
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International professionals gather for opening of WTTC in Tokyo

editor editor- April 18, 2012

The World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) 12th Global Summit opened today with 1,200 international and Japanese industry professionals and ... Read More

Japan’s Prime Minister delivers opening speech at WTTC Global Summit
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Japan’s Prime Minister delivers opening speech at WTTC Global Summit

editor editor- April 18, 2012

“Tourism is the frontier for Japan.” That was the message delivered by Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda of Japan to the ... Read More

Travel and tourism professionals and government leaders gather in Sendai
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Travel and tourism professionals and government leaders gather in Sendai

editor editor- April 16, 2012

The joint World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Sendai Recovery and Asia Outlook ... Read More

WTTC tackles some of the biggest questions in the industry
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WTTC tackles some of the biggest questions in the industry

editor editor- February 14, 2012

It is only two months until 1,000 travel and tourism leaders will gather in Sendai and Tokyo from April 16-19 ... Read More

WTTC chief expects Abu Dhabi to be an echanting destination for Global Summit
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WTTC chief expects Abu Dhabi to be an echanting destination for Global Summit

editor editor- November 22, 2011

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) today announced that it will hold its 13th Global Summit in Abu Dhabi ... Read More

World Travel and Tourism Council supporting recovery of Japan
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World Travel and Tourism Council supporting recovery of Japan

editor editor- August 5, 2011

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) confirmed that a substantial part of the 12th WTTC Global Summit will be ... Read More

Eleven lessons from Vegas
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Eleven lessons from Vegas

editor editor- June 24, 2011

Participants to this year’s edition of the World Travel & Tourism Council annual global summit, held in Las Vegas, Nevada, ... Read More

WTTC says its work is far from done, gov’ts “do not fully recognize” travel and tourism’s power to create jobs and economy
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WTTC says its work is far from done, gov’ts “do not fully recognize” travel and tourism’s power to create jobs and economy

editor editor- May 27, 2010

BEIJING, China (eTN) - At the ongoing World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) annual global summit, which is being held ... Read More

Positive growth ahead for Dubai despite economic meltdown, tourism officials say
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Positive growth ahead for Dubai despite economic meltdown, tourism officials say

editor editor- April 24, 2008

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (eTN) - Despite the threat of a global economic slowdown, signs are positive for continued growth ... Read More

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