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China – Tajikistan Tourism: Presidents agreed to improve cooperation

China – Tajikistan Tourism: Presidents agreed to improve cooperation

Tourism was on the agenda, when Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmon and Chinese President Xi Jinping held talks Saturday, agreeing ... Read More

Minister Bartlett addresses global tourism leaders at 2019 World Travel and Tourism Council

Minister Bartlett addresses global tourism leaders at 2019 World Travel and Tourism Council

As a part of a panel of the 2019 World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), held on Tuesday, June ... Read More

Rothschild’s Dan Caesarea reborn as Israel’s most dynamic Mediterranean resort

Rothschild’s Dan Caesarea reborn as Israel’s most dynamic Mediterranean resort

The most dynamic "new" resort hotel on Israel's Mediterranean shore town of Caesarea was unveiled, combining elegance and luxury ... Read More

Bugoma Forest must remain, says Uganda’s President, but conservationists not celebrating just yet

Bugoma Forest must remain, says Uganda’s President, but conservationists not celebrating just yet

Following a sustained campaign over a court ruling to lease Bugoma Forest to Hoima Sugar Works last month, Uganda ... Read More

Hotel del Coronado: One of the most popular beach resorts in the US

Hotel del Coronado: One of the most popular beach resorts in the US

The renowned Hotel del Coronado is a grand example of elegant Victorian architecture providing one of the most beautiful ... Read More

Gleam of hope for tourism

Gleam of hope for tourism

On March 27, all roads led to Mombasa, Kenya, for a joint business meeting organized by Uganda and Kenya ... Read More

PM Hotel Group announces senior leadership promotions

PM Hotel Group announces senior leadership promotions

PM Hotel Group today announced three senior leadership promotions. The company's executive team is expanding with the promotions of ... Read More

WTTC Global Summit: President Obama was a disappointment for many

WTTC Global Summit: President Obama was a disappointment for many

U.S. President Barak Obama was the most expected speaker at the ongoing World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) summit ... Read More

WTTC 19th Global Summit final program: Changemakers including President Obama meet in Seville

WTTC 19th Global Summit final program: Changemakers including President Obama meet in Seville

The World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) will be heading to Seville, Spain this week to attend the  19th ... Read More

Brazil’s former president Michel Temer arrested

Brazil’s former president Michel Temer arrested

Brazil’s former president Michel Temer has been arrested as part of a sweeping anti-corruption probe, media reports say. Temer ... Read More

WTTC: Travel and Tourism is Zambia’s 2018 fastest-growing national economic sector

WTTC: Travel and Tourism is Zambia’s 2018 fastest-growing national economic sector

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) is getting ready for its Annual Summit in Seville next month, and ... Read More

WTTC: African tourism sector booming

WTTC: African tourism sector booming

Travel & Tourism in Africa is booming, growing 5.6% in 2018 compared to the global average of 3.9% and ... Read More

WTTC: Greek tourism sector growing over three times faster than wider economy

WTTC: Greek tourism sector growing over three times faster than wider economy

In 2018, the Greek Travel & Tourism sector grew at a rate of 6.9% - over three and a ... Read More

Kenya Travel & Tourism exceeding global and regional levels in 2018

Kenya Travel & Tourism exceeding global and regional levels in 2018

Travel & Tourism in Kenya grew faster than the regional average and significantly above other economies in Sub-Saharan Africa, ... Read More

Half Moon Jamaica kicks off 65th anniversary celebration

Half Moon Jamaica kicks off 65th anniversary celebration

Half Moon, a destination resort and 400-acre beachfront oasis in Jamaica, is kicking off its 65th anniversary celebrations with ... Read More

Vietnam detains, threatens to deport Trump and Kim Jong Un impersonators

Vietnam detains, threatens to deport Trump and Kim Jong Un impersonators

Tensions are running high in the Vietnamese capital, where this year’s first meeting of the US President and North ... Read More

Minister: Egypt’s tourism had a leap in 2017 and large boom in 2018

Minister: Egypt’s tourism had a leap in 2017 and large boom in 2018

Speaking at a press conference with the board of the Egyptian Tourism Federation on Monday, Egyptian Tourism Minister Rania ... Read More

Trump declares national emergency to circumvent Congress, get money for his pet project

Trump declares national emergency to circumvent Congress, get money for his pet project

In an attempt to build his long-promised 'border wall' without congressional approval, President Donald Trump has declared a national ... Read More

Presidents’ Day weekend travel – what to expect?

Presidents’ Day weekend travel – what to expect?

Air travel on Presidents' Day weekend hit a record high in 2018, with more than 14 million people traveling ... Read More

World’s most northerly “Grand Dame” hotel set to relaunch

World’s most northerly “Grand Dame” hotel set to relaunch

First opened in 1870 to welcome aristocratic Britons in search of the world's best salmon fishing, Trondheim's Britannia Hotel ... Read More

Hotel history: The Grand on Mackinac Island still thriving after 132 years

Hotel history: The Grand on Mackinac Island still thriving after 132 years

The "Grand" as it is called on the island, is a historic coastal resort with a spectacular 660-foot long, ... Read More

Reunion and Madagascar Presidents discuss regional cooperation

Reunion and Madagascar Presidents discuss regional cooperation

A meeting took place between the President of the Réunion Region, Didier Robert, and the new President of the ... Read More

The Holy See and Venezuelan bishops work together to help population

The Holy See and Venezuelan bishops work together to help population

The Holy See and the Bishops of the country continue to work together to help the Venezuelan people Read More

Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses

Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses

The Hotel Bossert was built in 1909 by Louis Bossert, a Brooklyn lumber magnate, as a residential hotel in ... Read More

Chinese Visitors arrival to Egypt promising

Chinese Visitors arrival to Egypt promising

The Red Sea resorts in Egypt have been working hard recently on attracting the Chinese tourists, said Abdullah in ... Read More

Late President Bush lived the Aloha Spirit: A Testimonial by a Democratic Party Activist from Hawaii

Late President Bush lived the Aloha Spirit: A Testimonial by a Democratic Party Activist from Hawaii

Marsha Rose Joyner is the host for ThinkTeck Hawaii and a Hawaiian political activist for many years.  She remembers when ... Read More

Checking up on Guam’s Tourism 2020 Vision

Checking up on Guam’s Tourism 2020 Vision

On February 4, 2014, Governor Eddie Calvo, along with officials from the Guam Visitors Bureau, Guam Economic Development Authority ... Read More