Tag: Olympic Games

What makes Japan hottest 2020 travel destination?
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What makes Japan hottest 2020 travel destination?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2020

The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) announced that more than 31 million overseas travelers visited Japan in 2019, marking it ... Read More

Olympian Simone Biles receives symbolic keys to San Pedro during Belize visit
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Olympian Simone Biles receives symbolic keys to San Pedro during Belize visit

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 29, 2019

World-renowned Olympic Champion and Gold Medalist, Simone Biles, received the symbolic keys to San Pedro Ambergris Caye from Mayor Daniel ... Read More

Tourisme Montréal celebrates its 100th anniversary
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Tourisme Montréal celebrates its 100th anniversary

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Tourisme Montréal kicked off its 100th anniversary celebrations this morning. The organization was founded on October 8, 1919 by the ... Read More

How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism
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How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

African Tourism Board, (ATB)  has travel and security on its top agenda when attracting visitors to the continent. At the upcoming ... 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

United Airlines to serve Tokyo Haneda Airport from six leading US hubs
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United Airlines to serve Tokyo Haneda Airport from six leading US hubs

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019

United Airlines announced today it has filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) for a total of ... Read More

197 million visits: Winter tourism booming in China
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197 million visits: Winter tourism booming in China

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018

A new report showed that about 197 million visits were made by Chinese travelers for winter activities in the 2017-2018 ... Read More

Highlight of 2018 China Sports Culture Expo & China Sports Tourism Expo
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Highlight of 2018 China Sports Culture Expo & China Sports Tourism Expo

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018

On December 11th, the grand opening ceremony of the 2018 China Sports Culture Expo & China Sports Tourism Expo. China ... Read More

London businesses rebuke Hunt on Olympic “boom”
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London businesses rebuke Hunt on Olympic “boom”

editor editor- August 16, 2012

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

Boris Johnson: Olympics benefited London retail and tourism
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Boris Johnson: Olympics benefited London retail and tourism

editor editor- August 7, 2012

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

UK: after the Jubilee, roll on the Olympics
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UK: after the Jubilee, roll on the Olympics

editor editor- June 16, 2012

LONDON (eTN) - The Queen’s Jubilee celebrations may be over, but the UK is still ready to party with the ... Read More

Airlines: Airport chaos would be major embarrassment to UK
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Airlines: Airport chaos would be major embarrassment to UK

editor editor- March 19, 2012

The heads of four leading airlines have warned the British government there could be chaos at London's airports during this ... Read More

Olympic Games causing tourism downfall in London
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Olympic Games causing tourism downfall in London

editor editor- November 7, 2011

In a survey conducted among its members, the European Tour Operators Association (ETOA) has discovered that a major slump in ... Read More

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

editor editor- March 16, 2011

LONDON, England- The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) announced today that the application process is ... Read More

Tour operators report 50 percent decline in inbound business for UK in Olympic year
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Tour operators report 50 percent decline in inbound business for UK in Olympic year

editor editor- March 15, 2011

At a press conference in London at the Grand Connaught Rooms on March 14 at 11:00 am, the European Tour ... Read More

Singapore:  On a high after big win for sports tourism
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Singapore: On a high after big win for sports tourism

editor editor- February 26, 2008

(eTN) - Singaporeans are still rejoicing at the announcement by Jacques Rogge, International Olympic Council (IOC) president, that Singapore has ... Read More