Tag: outbound travel

Direct Shenzhen-Manila flights from Philippines low-cost airline
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Direct Shenzhen-Manila flights from Philippines low-cost airline

editor editor- June 11, 2019

Low-cost Philippines airline, Cebu Pacific, will commence direct flights between Shenzen in China and Manila. The new route is in ... Read More

UNWTO: Exports from international tourism hit $1.7 trillion
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UNWTO: Exports from international tourism hit $1.7 trillion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Exports generated by international tourism reached USD 1.7 trillion in 2018, a 4% increase in real terms over the previous ... Read More

Seychelles gearing up for first “North American” Roadshow in USA – June 2019
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Seychelles gearing up for first “North American” Roadshow in USA – June 2019

editor editor- May 31, 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) is to jump on a superb start this June as the team will be conducting ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: Visitor spending declined 6.2 percent in April 2019
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Hawaii Tourism: Visitor spending declined 6.2 percent in April 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.33 billion in April 2019, a decrease of 6.2 percent compared ... Read More

ILTM: Three consumer archetypes driving wellness and luxury travel in Asia
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ILTM: Three consumer archetypes driving wellness and luxury travel in Asia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

At the forefront of luxury travel trends, International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM) Asia Pacific opened in Singapore. To mark the ... Read More

Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy
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Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 29, 2019

“Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy.” That is the latest evaluation after a research company analysed over 17 million flight ... Read More

Israel Loves Africa: African Tourism Board and Rwanda Air Take Action
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Israel Loves Africa: African Tourism Board and Rwanda Air Take Action

George Taylor George Taylor- May 20, 2019

African Tourism Board representative in Israel Mr. Dov Kalmann, has sent his congratulations to H.E. Ambassador Joseph Rutabana of Rwanda ... Read More

Gen Z and millennial travelers are looking for experiential travel
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Gen Z and millennial travelers are looking for experiential travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 4, 2019

Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) along the partner participating companies have offered the diverse tourism products and services to the travellers ... Read More

Africa Tourism Leadership Forum: Next stop Durban
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Africa Tourism Leadership Forum: Next stop Durban

editor editor- April 16, 2019

Themed “Stimulating intra-Africa Travel through thought leadership,” the 2019 Africa Tourism Leadership Forum (ATLF) is the only Pan-African public-private tourism ... Read More

Sri Lankan agents show great interest towards destination at Seychelles Tourism Board Workshop 
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Sri Lankan agents show great interest towards destination at Seychelles Tourism Board Workshop 

editor editor- April 15, 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) workshop held on Thursday, March 28, 2019, at the Taj Hotels Resort in Colombo saw ... Read More

African Tourism Board Launch was a success: A new era just started for African Travel & Tourism
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African Tourism Board Launch was a success: A new era just started for African Travel & Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 12, 2019

The two arms of the African Tourism Board had their official launch event yesterday at the Cape Town International Convention ... Read More

US citizen international departures up 6% in 2018
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US citizen international departures up 6% in 2018

editor editor- April 4, 2019

U.S. air travel to overseas markets totaled 41.8 million, up nine percent for the year. Regional results were: Europe, 17.7 million travelers, up ... 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

International travel outperforming economic growth
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International travel outperforming economic growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

In 2018, the number of outbound trips increased by 5.5 percent, resulting in 1.4 billion international trips. Hence, once again ... Read More

China, USA & Germany are top 3 biggest global travel spenders
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China, USA & Germany are top 3 biggest global travel spenders

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

A recent study estimated the global expenditure on tourism to be just short of $1.5 trillion, with cheap flights and ... Read More

Chengdu International Tourism Expo expected to attract 300 exhibitors from 30 countries
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Chengdu International Tourism Expo expected to attract 300 exhibitors from 30 countries

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

According to the joint report by the China Tourism Academy and Online Travel Service giant Ctrip, number of outbound Chinese ... Read More

Dubai welcomed almost 16 million international overnight visitors in 2018
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Dubai welcomed almost 16 million international overnight visitors in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019

According to the latest data released today by Dubai’s Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), Dubai hosted 15.92 ... Read More

European Travel Commission: European tourism prepares for 2019 uncertainties
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European Travel Commission: European tourism prepares for 2019 uncertainties

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019

According to the European Travel Commission's latest report "European Tourism -Trends & Prospects 2018", Europe remains the most visited region ... Read More

Dusit boosts global sales team
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Dusit boosts global sales team

editor editor- February 13, 2019

Dusit International, a Thailand hotel and property development company, has announced the appointment of new sales directors to head its ... Read More

A Record £3.4 Billion in Travel Industry Deals at WTM London
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A Record £3.4 Billion in Travel Industry Deals at WTM London

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 5, 2019

WTM London 2018, the event where ideas arrive, will generate a record £3.4 billion in travel and tourism industry deals, ... Read More

Beijing International Travel Mart: Wooing big-spending Chinese tourists
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Beijing International Travel Mart: Wooing big-spending Chinese tourists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019

Chinese travelers made 162 border crossings in 2018, an increase of 12 percent year-on-year, according to COTRI Chinese Outbound Tourism ... Read More

Reed Travel Exhibitions launches inaugural Arabian Travel Week
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Reed Travel Exhibitions launches inaugural Arabian Travel Week

editor editor- January 30, 2019

  Reed Travel Exhibitions, organiser of the annual Arabian Travel Market (ATM) showcase in Dubai, has announced the launch of ... Read More

Incredible India honored at US travel show
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Incredible India honored at US travel show

editor editor- January 30, 2019

The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, participated as the “Presenting Partner” with a view to scale up its tourism ... Read More

Kenya eyes Indian and Spanish tourists
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Kenya eyes Indian and Spanish tourists

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- January 24, 2019

Kenya has set its tourism marketing sights on India and Spain, seeking to attract the new markets in Asia and ... Read More

UNWTO: International tourist arrivals reach 1.4 billion two years ahead of forecasts
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UNWTO: International tourist arrivals reach 1.4 billion two years ahead of forecasts

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019

International tourist arrivals grew 6% in 2018, totalling 1.4 billion according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. UNWTO’s long ... Read More

Arabian Travel Market launches inaugural consumer event ‘ATM Holiday Shopper’
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Arabian Travel Market launches inaugural consumer event ‘ATM Holiday Shopper’

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 21, 2019

Reed Travel Exhibitions, organiser of the annual Arabian Travel Market (ATM) showcase in Dubai, which will take place at the ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda receives over one million visitors for 2018
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Antigua and Barbuda receives over one million visitors for 2018

editor editor- January 18, 2019

Antigua and Barbuda welcomed over one million visitors to the destination in 2018. Read More

Latin America outperforms North America in tourism growth
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Latin America outperforms North America in tourism growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 11, 2019

With five percent more international trips, outbound travel from the Americas has shown solid growth in 2018 with a plus ... Read More

Interview with a Seychelles Travel Pro: Mr Alan Mason
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Interview with a Seychelles Travel Pro: Mr Alan Mason

mm Alain St.Ange- December 31, 2018

As a paradise in the Indian Ocean, Seychelles competes with many other island nations across the globe, from South East ... Read More

China’s outbound tourism market surpasses predictions
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China’s outbound tourism market surpasses predictions

editor editor- December 17, 2018

Beijing has close to 1,200 outbound travel agencies and the outbound tourism market to match. Read More

Island trips for Chinese tourists on course for sustained growth
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Island trips for Chinese tourists on course for sustained growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 7, 2018

Being spot on with what island tours have to offer is important as tourists perceive certain destinations, for instance ones ... Read More

World Travel Monitor: European outbound travel grows by five percent
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World Travel Monitor: European outbound travel grows by five percent

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018

Spain has been unable to maintain its strong growth of international visitors of recent years, while Turkey is attracting more ... Read More

China outbound tourism expected to exceed US$163 billion by 2024
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China outbound tourism expected to exceed US$163 billion by 2024

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- December 4, 2018

Market growth can be attributed to factors such as increased affluence of Chinese citizens, increased air connectivity, the easing of ... Read More

Full visa liberalization for Chinese tourists will boost EU economy
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Full visa liberalization for Chinese tourists will boost EU economy

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018

Europe’s visa regimes are among the most restrictive in the world according to the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) ... Read More

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Asia Pacific air travel shows encouraging growth

editor editor- March 22, 2017

Figures show that from January to mid-March this year total Japanese outbound travel was up 4.1% when compared to 2016 ... Read More

Guam participates in largest professional Travel Mart in Asia
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Guam participates in largest professional Travel Mart in Asia

editor editor- November 19, 2014

SHANGHAI, China - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) recently promoted the island at the annual China International Travel Mart (CITM), ... Read More