Tag: international arrivals

VisitBritain: US tourists flock to UK in first half of 2019
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VisitBritain: US tourists flock to UK in first half of 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 31, 2019

New figures released by VisitBritain show strong growth in visitor arrivals from the United States (US) to the United Kingdom ... Read More

Russian visitors are coming to Asia Pacific in record numbers
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Russian visitors are coming to Asia Pacific in record numbers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 30, 2019

It’s a boom time for Russian arrivals in Asia-Pacific (APAC) countries, thanks to a doubling in seat capacity on direct ... Read More

New partnership to focus on sustainable tourism in Europe
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New partnership to focus on sustainable tourism in Europe

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

Four leading tourism organisations and academic institutions – CELTH (the Center of Expertise Leisure, Tourism & Hospitality), ETC (the European ... Read More

European Tourism Ministers meet in Croatia to advance development,  innovation and partnerships
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European Tourism Ministers meet in Croatia to advance development, innovation and partnerships

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

Innovation, partnerships and managing rising tourist numbers have been top of the agenda at the 64th Meeting of the World ... 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

Asia Pacific Tourism: 700 million international arrivals in 2018 and growing
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Asia Pacific Tourism: 700 million international arrivals in 2018 and growing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

Asia Pacific destinations collectively received almost 700 million international visitor arrivals (IVAs) in 2018, an increase of 7.7% over the ... 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

With 75 million visitors Orlando remains one of most-visited US destination
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With 75 million visitors Orlando remains one of most-visited US destination

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Tourism officials announced today a historic milestone for the U.S. travel industry as Orlando released news of a record-setting 75 ... Read More

European Tourism: Positive start to 2019, but challenges lie ahead
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European Tourism: Positive start to 2019, but challenges lie ahead

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 9, 2019

According to the European Travel Commission's latest quarterly report, "European Tourism - Trends & Prospects 2019", Europe kicked off 2019 ... Read More

Warwick Hotels and Resorts has big expansion plans
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Warwick Hotels and Resorts has big expansion plans

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

Warwick Hotels & Resorts (WHR), a global hospitality company present in 25 countries around the world, announced its expansion plans ... Read More

Sri Lanka Tourism suffers cancellation tsunami
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Sri Lanka Tourism suffers cancellation tsunami

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019

A tidal wave of cancellations has hit Sri Lanka in the aftermath of the horrendous terror attacks of Easter Sunday. ... Read More

Thailand:  Songkran 2019 increased tourism revenue
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Thailand: Songkran 2019 increased tourism revenue

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 26, 2019

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has revealed that tourism revenue earned from international visitor arrivals to Thailand and domestic ... Read More

Tourists are cashing in on Argentina’s economic woes
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Tourists are cashing in on Argentina’s economic woes

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2019

International travelers are flocking to Argentina, taking advantage of the poorly performing peso to boost the value of their holiday ... 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

WTTC Summit Opened in Seville: Spain’s president says not to build walls
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WTTC Summit Opened in Seville: Spain’s president says not to build walls

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 3, 2019

This morning the World Travel and Tourism Council Summit 2019 opened in Seville, Spain. A line up of top tourism leaders ... 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

The Bahamas is enjoying historic visitor numbers
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The Bahamas is enjoying historic visitor numbers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation has heralded the highest number of international arrivals ever, resulting in record hotel ... 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

Oman tourism arrivals to increase 5 percent annually to 2023
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Oman tourism arrivals to increase 5 percent annually to 2023

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

Tourism arrivals to Oman will increase at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 5% between 2018 and 2023 to ... Read More

AITA chief: Iran wants ‘balance in tourist flow rates’ with Turkey
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AITA chief: Iran wants ‘balance in tourist flow rates’ with Turkey

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2019

Head of the Association of Iranian Travel Agents has emphasized the need to attain a balance in tourist flow rates ... Read More

Europe’s premier B2B hostels conference attracts record numbers to Amsterdam
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Europe’s premier B2B hostels conference attracts record numbers to Amsterdam

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 30, 2019

Europe's premier business conference for hostels brings record number to Amsterdam and announces launch in Americas The fourth annual STAY ... Read More

Kerala mounts campaign to lure domestic tourists
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Kerala mounts campaign to lure domestic tourists

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 30, 2019

Kerala, the southern state in India, has mounted a campaign to get more domestic tourists to the State, which was ... 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

Nairobi attack predicted to have minimal impact on tourism
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Nairobi attack predicted to have minimal impact on tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

The impact of the terrorist attack on the DusitD2 hotel in Nairobi this week is predicted to have a minimal ... Read More

A proud day for CEO Deepak Raj Joshi and the Nepal Tourism Board
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A proud day for CEO Deepak Raj Joshi and the Nepal Tourism Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2018

The CEO of the Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), Deepak Raj Joshi is a proud man, Shradha Shrestha, the woman responsible ... Read More

Africa Hospitality Report 2018/19 launched
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Africa Hospitality Report 2018/19 launched

editor editor- December 13, 2018

The 2nd edition of Jumia’s Africa Hospitality Report looks at the 2017/2018 trends in the continent’s tourism, travel, hospitality and ... Read More

Thai Tourism: International arrivals’ growth in line with the target
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Thai Tourism: International arrivals’ growth in line with the target

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018

The Thai tourism industry recorded total international arrivals of 31.25 million in January-October 2018, up 7.84%, generating an estimated 1.63 ... Read More

Guam Tourism controlled by United Airlines and Kim Jong-un
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Guam Tourism controlled by United Airlines and Kim Jong-un

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 26, 2017

Yesterday, I traveled on a United Airlines flight from Shanghai to Guam. The plane was almost empty, perhaps 15 passengers ... Read More

Thailand tourism up from January to April
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Thailand tourism up from January to April

editor editor- May 23, 2013

International tourist arrivals to Thailand posted a growth of 19.04% during January to April this year, according to Ministry of ... Read More

The impact of economic contagions on tourism
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The impact of economic contagions on tourism

editor editor- September 1, 2012

BANGKOK, Thailand - International visitor arrivals into Asia Pacific destinations during May 2012 showed a collective gain of 3% year-on-year ... Read More

International arrivals into Asia Pacific up 4 percent
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International arrivals into Asia Pacific up 4 percent

editor editor- August 1, 2012

BANGKOK, Thailand - Collective international arrivals into Asia Pacific destinations grew by 4 percent year-on-year during April 2012, according to ... Read More

International arrivals up worldwide
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International arrivals up worldwide

editor editor- July 10, 2012

International tourist arrivals worldwide grew by 5 percent in the first 4 months of 2012, despite remaining economic uncertainties in ... Read More

2012 international tourist arrivals up worldwide
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2012 international tourist arrivals up worldwide

editor editor- May 11, 2012

The first results of 2012 indicate that international tourism continued to show sustained growth in spite of challenging economic conditions. Read More

More international tourists visit Slovenia
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More international tourists visit Slovenia

editor editor- March 7, 2012

In 2011, Slovenia was visited by 7 percent more tourists, who created 5 percent more overnight stays than in 2010, ... Read More

1 billion milestone mark expected in international arrivals
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1 billion milestone mark expected in international arrivals

editor editor- January 17, 2012

International tourist arrivals grew by over 4 percent in 2011 to 980 million, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism ... Read More

Thai tourism blames the media for “unfair beating”
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Thai tourism blames the media for “unfair beating”

editor editor- November 12, 2011

November is the beginning of the tourist high season in Thailand, a time of year when the travel industry hikes ... Read More

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