Tag: national economy

Russian Convention Bureau participated in St. Petersburg International Economic Forum
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Russian Convention Bureau participated in St. Petersburg International Economic Forum

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

The key theme of RCB's participation at SPIEF'2109, presented in various formats was "Politics and Business: Effective Interaction for Development ... Read More

Maritime security the Seychelles way
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Maritime security the Seychelles way

mm Alain St.Ange- May 25, 2019

Africa’s smallest nation is setting a standard for safe sustainable seas through the prosecution of pirates, international maritime cooperation, and ... Read More

National Park Tourism in Hawaii are big business: $734 Million in Economic Benefit
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National Park Tourism in Hawaii are big business: $734 Million in Economic Benefit

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 4.8 million visitors to national parks in Hawaii spent $526 million ... 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

The Development and Promotion of MICE in Thailand
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The Development and Promotion of MICE in Thailand

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- April 24, 2019

The Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) is leveraging the development of Thai MICE business in long haul markets in ... Read More

Seychelles represented at first Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport in Africa
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Seychelles represented at first Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport in Africa

editor editor- April 8, 2019

The first Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport in Africa was held in Santa Maria, Sal Island in Cabo ... Read More

Cable Car to be introduced on Mount Kilimanjaro, amid protest
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Cable Car to be introduced on Mount Kilimanjaro, amid protest

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- April 4, 2019

A cable car is to be rolled out on Mount Kilimanjaro by a foreign company to improve access and boost ... Read More

What is the discussion at the UNWTO / ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport?
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What is the discussion at the UNWTO / ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 28, 2019

A Panel discussion is ongoing and a packed program are planned today for delegates in Sai Island, Cabo Verde attending ... Read More

WTTC: Travel and Tourism is Zambia’s 2018 fastest-growing national economic sector
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WTTC: Travel and Tourism is Zambia’s 2018 fastest-growing national economic sector

editor editor- March 20, 2019

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) is getting ready for its Annual Summit in Seville next month, and Africa ... Read More

Botswana hunting proposal could put its tourism industry at risk
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Botswana hunting proposal could put its tourism industry at risk

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Botswana’s proposals to lift its hunting ban and to introduce elephant culling has fuelled political posturing, denials, misinformation, and lobbying ... Read More

Tanzania makes tourism country’s top priority
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Tanzania makes tourism country’s top priority

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- February 14, 2019

Key players in Tanzania’s tourism and hospitality industry and the country’s National Assembly have agreed to work hand in hand ... Read More

Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW
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Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 5, 2019

In New York, thousands art connoisseurs, collectors, gallery owners (and their staff), interior designers converged on the Park Avenue Armory ... Read More

Global aviation leaders will gather in Dubai
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Global aviation leaders will gather in Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

The heads of civil aviation authorities and aviation ministers from around the world will converge on Dubai on January 24, ... Read More

“Ours Yours” and “Where It All Begins”: The new Bahrain Egypt tourism cooperation
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“Ours Yours” and “Where It All Begins”: The new Bahrain Egypt tourism cooperation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2018

Tourism may be a way for Bahrain and Egypt to find together. Egypt is in urgent need of more tourists ... Read More

Aviation Ministers will be attending Global Investment in Aviation Summit GIAS2019
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Aviation Ministers will be attending Global Investment in Aviation Summit GIAS2019

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2018

The first edition of the Global Investment in Aviation Summit (GIAS 2019) will kick off in Dubai with the participation ... Read More

UNWTO chief: Growth of African Tourism as industry remains resilient
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UNWTO chief: Growth of African Tourism as industry remains resilient

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

The festive season in Africa also marks the highest season in the tourism industry, as demand for getaway destinations in ... Read More

Vancouver International Airport welcomes 25-millionth airline passenger
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Vancouver International Airport welcomes 25-millionth airline passenger

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2018

Today, Vancouver International Airport (YVR) served its 25-millionth annual passenger, two years ahead of forecast. This accelerated growth can be ... Read More

Hoteliers not happy with quality of Irish tourism information
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Hoteliers not happy with quality of Irish tourism information

editor editor- March 5, 2013

DUBLIN, Ireland - Ireland has more national data on the movement of cows than it does on tourists who contribute ... Read More

Direct foreign investment in Ukraine increases fivefold
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Direct foreign investment in Ukraine increases fivefold

editor editor- August 16, 2011

KYIV, Ukraine - Over the period of the last 12 months foreign direct investment to Ukraine has increased almost five ... Read More

China to promote tourism as a main industry
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China to promote tourism as a main industry

editor editor- November 27, 2009

China plans to develop the tourism industry into a strategic pillar industry in the national economy, according to an announcement ... Read More

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