Tag: Pacific Asia Travel Association

PATA Youth Symposium empowers the next generation of tourism leaders

PATA Youth Symposium empowers the next generation of tourism leaders

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 21, 2019 07:39 0

The PATA Youth Symposium, hosted by the Department of Tourism, Philippines, took place on the first day of the PATA Annual Summit 2019 on Thursday, ... Read More

Tourism Solomons CEO invited to join PATA Board

Tourism Solomons CEO invited to join PATA Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 19, 2019 07:28 0

Strong recognition for the Solomon Islands on the international tourism stage and huge kudos for Tourism Solomons with CEO, Josefa ‘Jo’ Tuamoto invited to join ... Read More

PATA launches report exploring the current state of food waste in Asia Pacific tourism and hospitality

PATA launches report exploring the current state of food waste in Asia Pacific tourism and hospitality

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 10, 2019 08:38 1

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is pleased to announce the release of a food waste report titled, “BUFFET: Building an Understanding For Food Excess in ... Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau Director Flori-Anne dela Cruz named 2019 PATA Face of the Future

Guam Visitors Bureau Director Flori-Anne dela Cruz named 2019 PATA Face of the Future

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 25, 2019 08:22 0

Flori-Anne dela Cruz, the youth representative to the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) Board of Directors, is today named as the 2019 PATA Face of the ... Read More

Airbnb co-founder headed to Phillippines for travel summit

Airbnb co-founder headed to Phillippines for travel summit

editor editor- March 27, 2019 20:56 0

“We are excited to be welcoming Mr. Nathan Blecharczyk to the PATA Annual Summit 2019. It is nearly impossible to talk about the travel and ... Read More

IGLTA Foundation’s new NYC think tank to address key issues in LGBTQ+ Tourism

IGLTA Foundation’s new NYC think tank to address key issues in LGBTQ+ Tourism

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019 17:00 0

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association Foundation (IGLTAF) inaugural Leadership Think Tank will unite top executives from LGBTQ+ welcoming destinations around the globe at Google during ... Read More

CEO Pilar Laguana is fantastic news for Guam Tourism

CEO Pilar Laguana is fantastic news for Guam Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 5, 2019 20:58 0

Pilar Laguana, an international tourism veteran, is now in charge of the Guam Visitors Bureau. She thinks out of the box, she has a global ... Read More

WTACH to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites from overtourism

WTACH to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites from overtourism

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2019 18:20 0

World Tourism Association for Culture and Heritage (WTACH) has been formed to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites that are in peril from overtourism. ... Read More

PATA embraces adventure and spirituality in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India

PATA embraces adventure and spirituality in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019 19:10 2

The PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference and Mart 2019 takes place in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India with 300 delegates from 28 countries in attendance ... Read More

PATA: Asia Pacific will welcome 900 million international visitors in 2023

PATA: Asia Pacific will welcome 900 million international visitors in 2023

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019 19:30 0

The overall annual growth rate for international visitors into 40 Asia Pacific destinations is estimated to have been around 7.8 percent in 2018, generating an ... Read More

New global tourism organization launched to combat overtourism

New global tourism organization launched to combat overtourism

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2019 01:10 0

The World Tourism Association for Culture and Heritage (WTACH) has been formed to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites that are in peril from ... Read More

PATA lines up speakers for Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference

PATA lines up speakers for Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference

editor editor- January 8, 2019 21:30 0

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has gathered a diverse line-up of thought leaders, innovators and pioneers for the upcoming PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible ... Read More

PATA Micronesia Chapter: New Board of Directors and Chairs

PATA Micronesia Chapter: New Board of Directors and Chairs

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 2, 2019 05:36 0

This past month marked the end of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Micronesia Chapter’s directorship for 2017 – 2018. For the past four years ... Read More

PATA Forum set for Pattaya

PATA Forum set for Pattaya

editor editor- December 4, 2018 10:24 0

Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is set to organize the PATA Destination Marketing Forum 2019 (PDMF 2019) in Pattaya, Thailand. Read More

Asia Pacific tourism pioneer dies at 97

Asia Pacific tourism pioneer dies at 97

editor editor- December 27, 2013 12:11 0

The Pacific Asia Travel Association’s former president and tourism pioneer Matt Lurie has died, PATA has confirmed. Read More

Computer visitor economy endorsed by PATA

Computer visitor economy endorsed by PATA

editor editor- May 6, 2013 02:23 0

BANGKOK, Thailand - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) CEO Martin Craigs this week wrote to attendees and speakers of the PATA Annual Summit to ... Read More

New tourism Strategic Partnership between UNWTO and PATA

New tourism Strategic Partnership between UNWTO and PATA

editor editor- April 27, 2013 05:00 0

MADRID, Spain & BANGKOK, Thailand - The lasting support to the development objectives and the positioning of tourism as a central contributor to economic growth ... Read More

No coincidence the youth travel market is a target

No coincidence the youth travel market is a target

editor editor- April 27, 2013 00:05 0

BANGKOK, Thailand - Next Gen travel industry professionals shared their forthright views with over 150 travel industry students and young professionals at the PATA Youth ... Read More

PATA to award China Responsible Tourism Awards in Bangkok

PATA to award China Responsible Tourism Awards in Bangkok

editor editor- April 26, 2013 04:00 0

BANGKOK, Thailand - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) will present its China Responsible Tourism Awards at the PATA Annual Summit in Bangkok on April ... Read More

Young tourism professional named for PATA award

Young tourism professional named for PATA award

editor editor- April 24, 2013 09:08 0

BANGKOK, Thailand – The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has named Mr. James Mabey to receive this year’s Face of the Future Award. Mr. Read More

PATA to unveil China Responsible Tourism Awards winners

PATA to unveil China Responsible Tourism Awards winners

editor editor- April 13, 2013 00:39 0

BANGKOK, Thailand – Initiated by PATA China and the PATA China Chapter, the new PATA China Responsible Tourism Awards were announced at the second China ... Read More

How new generations of consumers are connecting to travel

How new generations of consumers are connecting to travel

editor editor- April 12, 2013 03:33 0

BANGKOK, Thailand – The PATA Youth Forum, which has the theme, “Search, Connect, Experience – The Future of Tourism,” is aiming to attract hundreds of ... Read More

Exploring a holistic approach towards a complete visitor economy

Exploring a holistic approach towards a complete visitor economy

editor editor- April 12, 2013 03:19 0

BANGKOK, Thailand - Former Secretary of Tourism, Mexico and G20 pioneer, Ms. Gloria Guevara, and President of Boeing Southeast Asia and former US Ambassador to ... Read More

PATA Youth Forum taps tourism industry leaders

PATA Youth Forum taps tourism industry leaders

editor editor- April 4, 2013 00:47 0

BANGKOK, Thailand - Under the theme, “Search, Connect, Experience – the Future of Tourism,” the PATA Youth Forum will tap into the insights of industry ... Read More

PATA Youth Forum to explore the future of tourism

PATA Youth Forum to explore the future of tourism

editor editor- March 28, 2013 01:04 0

BANGKOK, Thailand - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) will organize the PATA Youth Forum, with the theme, “Search, Connect, Experience – The Future of ... Read More

Travel leaders issue rallying call to world governments

Travel leaders issue rallying call to world governments

editor editor- March 20, 2013 00:33 0

BANGKOK, Thailand - Travel industry leaders will issue a rallying call for politicians and government policy-makers around the world to start “Embracing the Complete Visitor ... Read More

Asia and Pacific continue as travel hot spots

Asia and Pacific continue as travel hot spots

editor editor- March 9, 2013 00:07 0

BANGKOK, Thailand - Asia and the Pacific continued as a hot spot for international tourism in 2012, attracting what is expected to be in excess ... Read More

Tourism leaders will gather for PATA Summit next month

Tourism leaders will gather for PATA Summit next month

editor editor- March 7, 2013 00:41 0

BANGKOK, Thailand - Leaders of the Complete Visitor Economy will gather for the 2013 PATA (Pacific Asia Travel Association) Annual Summit (2013PAS) in Bangkok, April ... Read More

Digital Innovation Asia timed to lead into PATA Annual Summit

Digital Innovation Asia timed to lead into PATA Annual Summit

editor editor- March 4, 2013 04:18 0

BANGKOK, Thailand - Located alongside, the Digital Innovation Asia events are deliberately timed to lead into the PATA (Pacific Asia Travel Association) Annual Summit on ... Read More

Entries being accepted for PATA Gold Awards

Entries being accepted for PATA Gold Awards

editor editor- February 28, 2013 00:17 0

BANGKOK, Thailand - Travel industry organizations and individuals who have made outstanding contributions to successfully develop and promote travel and tourism in Asia Pacific can ... Read More

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