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London businesses rebuke Hunt on Olympic “boom”

Small businesses have responded furiously to claims by the Culture Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, that the Olympics were "a very good period" for tourism.

Boris Johnson: Olympics benefited London retail and tourism

LONDON, England - London retailing and tourism are getting a boost from the Olympics after all, according to the latest numbers.

UK: after the Jubilee, roll on the Olympics

LONDON (eTN) - The Queen’s Jubilee celebrations may be over, but the UK is still ready to party with the attention now on the Olympic Games, which are due to kick off in just over a month.

Airlines: Airport chaos would be major embarrassment to UK

The heads of four leading airlines have warned the British government there could be chaos at London's airports during this summer's Olympic Games, which would cause major embarrassment to the country

Olympic Games causing tourism downfall in London

In a survey conducted among its members, the European Tour Operators Association (ETOA) has discovered that a major slump in leisure tourism bookings is underway.

1000000 tickets to London Olympics reserved for fans outside UK and...

LONDON, England- The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) announced today that the application process is now open for tickets to the London 2012 Olympic Games.

Tour operators report 50 percent decline in inbound business for UK...

At a press conference in London at the Grand Connaught Rooms on March 14 at 11:00 am, the European Tour Operators Association (ETOA) will highlight three major problems that affect incoming tourism: t

Singapore: On a high after big win for sports tourism

(eTN) - Singaporeans are still rejoicing at the announcement by Jacques Rogge, International Olympic Council (IOC) president, that Singapore has won the bid to host the inaugural Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in 2010 over nine other cities.