Tag: Tom Jenkins

New partnership to focus on sustainable tourism in Europe
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New partnership to focus on sustainable tourism in Europe

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

Four leading tourism organisations and academic institutions – CELTH (the Center of Expertise Leisure, Tourism & Hospitality), ETC (the European ... Read More

UK tour group: What we are doing to visitors “extraordinarily damaging”
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UK tour group: What we are doing to visitors “extraordinarily damaging”

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- October 15, 2013

UK-based European Tour Operators Association (ETOA) has always had a reputation of being vocal about its position in matters pertaining ... Read More

VisitBritain chairman quells London Olympic myths and mysteries
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VisitBritain chairman quells London Olympic myths and mysteries

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- March 16, 2012

eTN: I have been talking to UK tour operators, and the sentiment is that they feel that London hoteliers might ... Read More

Rise in UK departure tax could cut London’s European gateway role  

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Rise in UK departure tax could cut London’s European gateway role 


editor editor- July 9, 2009

London could lose its place as a main gateway to Europe if the UK government goes ahead with plans to ... Read More

Tough new visa regulations for visitors to the UK
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Tough new visa regulations for visitors to the UK

editor editor- March 5, 2009

A series of new UK visa regulations comes into force this month, as a result of an extensive review by ... Read More

Risky road to revive the twelve-day rule
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Risky road to revive the twelve-day rule

editor editor- February 26, 2009

Talks are underway in Brussels that could pave the way to restoration of a 12-day rule for coach tours. Read More

Executive Talk:  ETOA’s Jenkins candidly addresses tourism issues
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Executive Talk: ETOA’s Jenkins candidly addresses tourism issues

editor editor- February 10, 2009

eTN: Let’s start with UK domestic tourism. It was all the hype last year. You were saying there wasn’t much ... Read More

ETOA protests ‘retrospective taxation’ in Italy
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ETOA protests ‘retrospective taxation’ in Italy

editor editor- February 5, 2009

The European Tour Operators Association (ETOA) is writing to the government of Italy to protest against the sudden increase in ... Read More

Can inbound tourism lift UK hoteliers’ spirits?
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Can inbound tourism lift UK hoteliers’ spirits?

editor editor- January 29, 2009

In the run-up to the European Tour Operators Association (ETOA)'s annual workshop, the Hoteliers European Marketplace, the hotel industry is ... Read More

ETOA is to apples as WTM is to oranges
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ETOA is to apples as WTM is to oranges

editor editor- November 11, 2008

LONDON (eTN) – The rain poured inexorably yesterday all over London, but this has not dampened the spirit of thousands ... Read More

ETOA workshop does more business than WTM, Guttman says
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ETOA workshop does more business than WTM, Guttman says

editor editor- November 7, 2008

LONDON (eTN) - The chairman of the European Tour Operators Association's (ETOA) Associate Committee, Felix Guttman, has made a bold ... Read More