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UNWTO and Barça Innovation Hub launch global Sports Tourism Start-up Competition
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UNWTO and Barça Innovation Hub launch global Sports Tourism Start-up Competition

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in collaboration with Barça Innovation Hub (BIHUB) and with the support of the Qatar National ... Read More

Qatar welcomes more visitors with new electronic visitor authorization system
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Qatar welcomes more visitors with new electronic visitor authorization system

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Qatar Airways welcomes even more visitors from around the world to Qatar with the new electronic visitor authorization system, launched ... Read More

UNWTO: Sustainability a key part of tourism policies, but more still to be  done
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UNWTO: Sustainability a key part of tourism policies, but more still to be done

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 5, 2019

Countries around the world are integrating sustainability in their tourism policies but the evidence on the results of their implementation ... Read More

National Tourism Authority Kiribati appoints new Chair: Kiribati is for travelers!
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National Tourism Authority Kiribati appoints new Chair: Kiribati is for travelers!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2019

Danial Rochford was appointed as the  inaugural Chairperson of the new National Tourism Authority in Kiribati He said in a ... 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

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

Qatar Airways and Qatar National Tourism Council partner for ‘Summer in Qatar’ program
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Qatar Airways and Qatar National Tourism Council partner for ‘Summer in Qatar’ program

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Qatar Airways partnered with Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) to offer passengers up to 25 per cent discount on airfares ... Read More

Japan National Tourism Organization & Princess Cruises host Ensemble Travel Group in lesser-known regions of Japan
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Japan National Tourism Organization & Princess Cruises host Ensemble Travel Group in lesser-known regions of Japan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) has inaugurated a partnership with Princess Cruises, hosting some 140 of Ensemble Travel Group's ... Read More

UNWTO launches Guidelines for the Development of Gastronomy Tourism
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UNWTO launches Guidelines for the Development of Gastronomy Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 14, 2019

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Basque Culinary Center (BCC) have launched a new set of guidelines to help ... Read More

What attracts younger Muslim travelers?
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What attracts younger Muslim travelers?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

Gulf hospitality operators looking to increase their share of the growing halal tourism market should diversify and digitize their offerings ... Read More

Indian Tourism booming by the trillions
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Indian Tourism booming by the trillions

editor editor- April 30, 2019

A new report shows that the systematic growth, maintenance, and sustainable development of tourism destinations for India, as well as ... Read More

Arabian Travel Market 2019 opens tomorrow in Dubai
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Arabian Travel Market 2019 opens tomorrow in Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 27, 2019

ETurboNews ready to exhibit at Arabian Travel Market where hospitality professionals from every corner of the world will gather in ... Read More

Marriott has a 2020 vision when it comes to expansion in Asia
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Marriott has a 2020 vision when it comes to expansion in Asia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019

From the 15th Hotel Investment Conference - South Asia, Marriott International  today announced its continued expansion plans in Asia-Pacific with its 2020 vision -- an ... Read More

Carlos Vogeler starts leading position at Ministry of Tourism in Oman
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Carlos Vogeler starts leading position at Ministry of Tourism in Oman

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 3, 2019

It appears the implementation of the National Tourism Strategy of Oman is in excellent hands. Last week Carlos Vogeler started ... Read More

African Tourism Board : First three source markets revealed
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African Tourism Board : First three source markets revealed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019

The African Tourism Board is active in promoting the African Continent as one destination in the United States, Israel, and ... Read More

Ontario tourism sector set for Rural Tourism Symposium
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Ontario tourism sector set for Rural Tourism Symposium

editor editor- March 28, 2019

Tourism industry professionals from across Ontario will gather at Lang Pioneer Village in Keene this April for the second annual ... Read More

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors
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African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors

editor editor- March 25, 2019

The official launch of the newly-founded African Tourism Board is only two weeks away, and the U.S.-based interim Chairman Juergen ... Read More

Italy travel: Destination Baia and Latina steps into the video limelight
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Italy travel: Destination Baia and Latina steps into the video limelight

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 21, 2019

In 2017,  “The Year of the  Borghi” was celebrated in Italy. According to the directive of the former Minister, Dario ... Read More

Strong interest in Guam grows at travel fair in Malaysia
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Strong interest in Guam grows at travel fair in Malaysia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 19, 2019

Guam continues to generate strong interest in Malaysia and was one of the newer and popular destinations featured at the ... Read More

Europeans travel to GCC in record numbers: 29% increase by 2023 expected
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Europeans travel to GCC in record numbers: 29% increase by 2023 expected

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 13, 2019

Arrivals from Europe to the GCC will increase 29% over the period 2018 to 2023, driven by new and direct ... Read More

Messe Berlin to become member of the World Tourism Alliance
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Messe Berlin to become member of the World Tourism Alliance

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

WTA members include national tourism associations, influential tourism enterprises, academic institutes and other institutions from around the world. Messe Berlin, ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism: Full steam ahead with visitor security and safety
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Jamaica Tourism: Full steam ahead with visitor security and safety

editor editor- March 8, 2019

Dr. Peter Tarlow is currently in Jamaica conducting a security audit as he leads the eTN Travel & Tourism Safety ... Read More

Visit Nepal 2020 launch in Berlin took over ITB last night
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Visit Nepal 2020 launch in Berlin took over ITB last night

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 8, 2019

The Nepal Tourism Board and Nepal Embassy in Berlin went all out last night to prepare the world for Visit ... Read More

ITB Berlin means big time for Nepal Tourism Board and upcoming launch of Visit Nepal 2020 year
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ITB Berlin means big time for Nepal Tourism Board and upcoming launch of Visit Nepal 2020 year

editor editor- March 7, 2019

Nepal is going all out at the largest travel trade event of the year, ITB, that started today in Berlin, ... Read More

Visit Nepal 2020 Launch to Honor the Life of a Tourism Hero
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Visit Nepal 2020 Launch to Honor the Life of a Tourism Hero

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 4, 2019

Nepal is known as a country of beauty and resilience when it comes to the travel and tourism industry. Nepal ... Read More

Time to get your nominations in: International Travel & Tourism Awards
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Time to get your nominations in: International Travel & Tourism Awards

editor editor- March 1, 2019

The International Travel & Tourism Awards (ITTAs), presented by WTM London, will once again recognize the success of national, regional ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association Board of Directors gets new members
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U.S. Travel Association Board of Directors gets new members

editor editor- February 27, 2019

Camille Fergusson, the executive director of the American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association (AIANTA) has been elected to the U.S. ... Read More

Destination Seychelles receives exposure at ‘Le salon de Vacances’ fair in Belgium
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Destination Seychelles receives exposure at ‘Le salon de Vacances’ fair in Belgium

editor editor- February 19, 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB), alongside some trade partners, represented destination Seychelles in Belgium during a holiday fair held from ... Read More

Cologne Convention Bureau welcomes new chief
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Cologne Convention Bureau welcomes new chief

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019

Jan-Philipp Schäfer (31) has taken over the position of Head of the Cologne Convention Bureau (CCB) with effect from February ... Read More

Minsk Tourism introduces ‘spatial orientation’ concept for Chinese visitors
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Minsk Tourism introduces ‘spatial orientation’ concept for Chinese visitors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

55 destination street signs in Minsk, the capital of Belarus, have been translated into Chinese language, according to Elena Plis, ... Read More

First Four Points by Sheraton Hotel Monrovia means good news for Liberia tourism
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First Four Points by Sheraton Hotel Monrovia means good news for Liberia tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 11, 2019

A franchise agreement with Marriott International was signed today for the first Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Liberia. Located ... Read More

Top international destinations for Chinese travelers during Chinese New Year
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Top international destinations for Chinese travelers during Chinese New Year

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019

Travel experts today revealed the top international destinations for Chinese travelers during the seven day Chinese New Year holiday period ... Read More

Seychelles received Best Luxury Travel Destination award in Beijing, China
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Seychelles received Best Luxury Travel Destination award in Beijing, China

editor editor- February 7, 2019

Seychelles is once again recognized for the world-class experience it offers, as it won the ‘Best Luxury Travel Destination’ award ... Read More

Japan Tourism launches new website and video series
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Japan Tourism launches new website and video series

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) has announced the launch of a new website and video series dedicated to the ... Read More

Working with meeting & convention planners
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Working with meeting & convention planners

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- February 4, 2019

Meeting & Convention Planners (MCPs) play a vital part of the tourism industry.   Not only do they often decide what ... Read More

Mission to develop Tourism Satellite Account kick starts in Seychelles
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Mission to develop Tourism Satellite Account kick starts in Seychelles

editor editor- February 4, 2019

Following an assessment of the national tourism statistical system of the Seychelles conducted in 2017 by the United Nations World ... Read More

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