Tag: international visitors

Tourism boom: Japan to see highest growth in international arrivals by 2022
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Tourism boom: Japan to see highest growth in international arrivals by 2022

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2020

The tourism industry is forecast to maintain steady growth up to 2022, driven by the rise of middle and upper ... Read More

Solomon Islands: Inbound tourists must have proof of vaccination against measles
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Solomon Islands: Inbound tourists must have proof of vaccination against measles

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2019

The Solomon Islands Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MOHS) has announced with immediate effect, all passengers entering the Solomon ... Read More

Jerusalem tops the list of world’s fastest growing travel destinations
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Jerusalem tops the list of world’s fastest growing travel destinations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2019

With 38% growth in tourism to Jerusalem in 2019, Israel's capital city once again has been recognized as the world’s ... Read More

Riots have taken heavy toll on Chile tourism
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Riots have taken heavy toll on Chile tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 17, 2019

According to the latest travel industry research, the recent riots in Chile have taken a tremendous toll on tourism to ... Read More

World’s largest eco-skating rink opens in Mexico City
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World’s largest eco-skating rink opens in Mexico City

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 16, 2019

The Government of Mexico City has opened the world's largest eco-skating rink on the city's central square known as Zócalo. ... Read More

Ottawa prepares for major tourist-friendly anniversaries in 2020
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Ottawa prepares for major tourist-friendly anniversaries in 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 16, 2019

Canada’s capital Ottawa is gearing up to celebrate a milestone year with a quartet of major anniversaries set to take ... Read More

Dubai Tourism launches QR code plaques for visitors in 54 popular locations
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Dubai Tourism launches QR code plaques for visitors in 54 popular locations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2019

Dubai Tourism has announced the launch of dedicated QR digital barcode plaques in 54 popular spots across the emirate, enabling ... Read More

Merry Chrismukkah! Israel Tourism ringing in 2020 with new hotels and flights
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Merry Chrismukkah! Israel Tourism ringing in 2020 with new hotels and flights

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2019

The festive season is here, and with Hanukkah and Christmas overlapping this year, travelers are sure to have a memorable ... Read More

Record 2.15 million people visited Auschwitz Memorial Museum in 2019
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Record 2.15 million people visited Auschwitz Memorial Museum in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2019

Record number of visitors came to Auschwitz Memorial Museum in 2019. According to Museum officials, 2.152 million people visited the ... Read More

What’s new in the Islands of The Bahamas this December
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What’s new in the Islands of The Bahamas this December

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 3, 2019

The weather may be cooling down in the U.S., but The Bahamas is heating up this winter. With numerous awards ... Read More

Profit streak continues at Middle East & North Africa hotels
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Profit streak continues at Middle East & North Africa hotels

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 2, 2019

For the second consecutive month, hotels in the Middle East & North Africa recorded a year-over-year rise in profit, a ... Read More

UK hotels: Rough start to the final quarter of 2019
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UK hotels: Rough start to the final quarter of 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 29, 2019

Like the three that preceded it, the final quarter of 2019 started with a year-over-year fall in profits per available ... Read More

Over 12 million tourists visited Dubai in 2019
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Over 12 million tourists visited Dubai in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 26, 2019

According to the latest tourist numbers released by Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), the Emirate welcomed ... Read More

Avoiding overtourism by exploring Colombia’s unexpected alternatives
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Avoiding overtourism by exploring Colombia’s unexpected alternatives

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 26, 2019

As Colombia’s tourism star continues to rise—from topping 2020 “must travel” lists to tripling its number of foreign tourists from ... Read More

Philadelphia welcomes new tourism developments, hotel openings in 2020
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Philadelphia welcomes new tourism developments, hotel openings in 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 26, 2019

The World Heritage city of Philadelphia, known as “the birthplace of America”, is rich in history, arts and culture, vibrant ... Read More

Turkish resort city of Antalya welcomed over 15 million tourists in 2019
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Turkish resort city of Antalya welcomed over 15 million tourists in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 25, 2019

Turkish tourism officials announced that, according to the figures provided by provincial authorities, 15,567,000 tourists have visited Antalya in 2019, ... Read More

Barbados tourism: Strong performance in the first nine months of 2019
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Barbados tourism: Strong performance in the first nine months of 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 22, 2019

Chief Executive Officer of The Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) William Griffith has revealed that based on the destination management ... Read More

Love is in the air on Grand Bahama Island
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Love is in the air on Grand Bahama Island

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 20, 2019

Grand Bahama Island welcomed its first international destination wedding since Hurricane Dorian this past weekend. Fay Rickhuss and Thomas Doyle ... Read More

Cayman Islands Tourism: 7000 room stock milestone
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Cayman Islands Tourism: 7000 room stock milestone

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 14, 2019

The Cayman Islands tourism industry recently achieved a major milestone in the accommodations sector through the significant growth of over ... Read More

CTO: Caribbean tourism performed at twice the global average in 2019
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CTO: Caribbean tourism performed at twice the global average in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 6, 2019

Tourist arrivals to the Caribbean increased by a solid 9.7 per cent during the first half of 2019, when compared ... Read More

Port Canaveral: 38 more port calls in last two months of 2019
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Port Canaveral: 38 more port calls in last two months of 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 29, 2019

Port Canaveral will be a popular stop for port-of-call cruise ships during the last months of 2019, with 38 vessels ... Read More

Tourism Trinidad targets 380,000 international visitors for 2020
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Tourism Trinidad targets 380,000 international visitors for 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 23, 2019

For the new fiscal year 2019/2020, Tourism Trinidad Limited’s (TTL) main goals are to increase visitor arrivals by 7% to ... Read More

China, Saudi Arabia and travel tech dominate Arabian Travel Market 2019 agenda
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China, Saudi Arabia and travel tech dominate Arabian Travel Market 2019 agenda

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

This year’s Arabian Travel Market witnessed a 106% increase in visitors from China and a 20% increase in international visitors ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association: Holds IPW Press Conference and you’re there
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U.S. Travel Association: Holds IPW Press Conference and you’re there

editor editor- June 5, 2019

Roger Dow, U.S. Travel Association President and CEO was the first to speak at the U.S. Travel Association’s IPW Press ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association’s IPW brings thousands together
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U.S. Travel Association’s IPW brings thousands together

editor editor- June 4, 2019

IPW gathers travel professionals—including U.S. destinations, hotels, attractions, sports teams and transportation companies, and international tour operators, buyers and wholesalers ... Read More

American Airlines adds second weekly service from Miami to St. Vincent and the Grenadines
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American Airlines adds second weekly service from Miami to St. Vincent and the Grenadines

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

American Airlines (AA) will be adding a second weekly service from the Miami International Airport (MIA) to the Argyle International ... Read More

ICC Sydney Celebrates National Reconciliation Week
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ICC Sydney Celebrates National Reconciliation Week

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 28, 2019

International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) is celebrating the contributions and achievements of Australia’s First Nations people this National Reconciliation ... Read More

4000 tourism leaders will meet at Uzakrota Travel Summit Istanbul
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4000 tourism leaders will meet at Uzakrota Travel Summit Istanbul

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Uzakrota Travel Summit, an important international tourism sector event, will be organized for the 6th time in Istanbul. The Summit ... Read More

How are Airbnb and Thailand Government Savings Bank working together?
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How are Airbnb and Thailand Government Savings Bank working together?

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- May 18, 2019

Airbnb, a community-driven hospitality company, and the Government Savings Bank, Thailand’s 105-year-old state-owned bank, today announced an official strategic partnership ... Read More

Wyndham Garden enters Philippines with first hotel in Quezon City
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Wyndham Garden enters Philippines with first hotel in Quezon City

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world's largest hotel franchising company with approximately 9,200 properties worldwide, is bringing a fresh approach ... 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

Most Dazzling Blue Flag Beaches are in Spain this summer
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Most Dazzling Blue Flag Beaches are in Spain this summer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has announced this week the beaches, ports and sustainable boat tour operators in Europe for ... Read More

Washington, DC Tourism: 21.9 million domestic visitors in 2018
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Washington, DC Tourism: 21.9 million domestic visitors in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

Destination DC (DDC) today announced that Washington, DC attracted a record 21.9 million domestic visitors in 2018, the ninth consecutive ... Read More

$140.6 billion in tourism spending driving California’s economy in 2018
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$140.6 billion in tourism spending driving California’s economy in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

For the ninth consecutive year, California's tourism economy flourished, contributing $140.6 billion in travel spending and supporting 1.16 million jobs ... Read More

Brand USA propels tourism as economic driver
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Brand USA propels tourism as economic driver

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 5, 2019

This year’s National Travel and Tourism Week, May 5-11, again celebrates the role of one of the most significant and ... Read More

ATM: Tourism crucial for reducing Saudi Arabia’s dependence on oil revenues
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ATM: Tourism crucial for reducing Saudi Arabia’s dependence on oil revenues

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

According to the experts speaking at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2019, tourism will play a major role in reducing Saudi ... Read More