Tag: tourism market

African Tourism Board and Africa Tourism Association join forces to support World to Africa’ Tourism Conference in Johannesburg
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African Tourism Board and Africa Tourism Association join forces to support World to Africa’ Tourism Conference in Johannesburg

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

New York-based African Tourism Association is getting ready for their World to Africa’ Tourism Conference. The event in Johannesburg is ... Read More

Minister Bartlett: New AC Marriott Hotel to improve Kingston City tourism
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Minister Bartlett: New AC Marriott Hotel to improve Kingston City tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett says the new 220-room AC Marriott Kingston Hotel scheduled to start taking guests on ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 4, 2019

Alongside President and Secretary Clinton, Jamaica's Minister for Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett spoke today the ongoing 4th meeting of ... Read More

Hilton: 200th hotel opening in the China market
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Hilton: 200th hotel opening in the China market

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Hilton ushered in a milestone in its China market development with the grand opening of its 200th hotel -- Canopy ... Read More

What is the most important prize in Chinese international tourism?
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What is the most important prize in Chinese international tourism?

editor editor- May 18, 2019

by Apolónia Rodrigues, special to eTN The Chinese Tourist Welcome (CTW) Award issued a Bronze prize in the Innovation category ... Read More

Iconic red Routemaster bus to feature at WTM London 2019
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Iconic red Routemaster bus to feature at WTM London 2019

editor editor- May 14, 2019

An iconic red London bus will take centre stage in the UK & Ireland area of WTM London 2019. Buyers looking to ... Read More

Hilton’s brand portfolio overtakes Marriott’s as world’s most valuable
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Hilton’s brand portfolio overtakes Marriott’s as world’s most valuable

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 9, 2019

Hilton has extended its lead as the world’s most valuable hotel brand while the total value of its brand portfolio ... Read More

What attracts younger Muslim travelers?
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What attracts younger Muslim travelers?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

Gulf hospitality operators looking to increase their share of the growing halal tourism market should diversify and digitize their offerings ... Read More

Russian Aeroflot remains China’s ‘Favorite International Airline’
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Russian Aeroflot remains China’s ‘Favorite International Airline’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Russia's Aeroflot has been once again named the Favorite International Airline in China. The award was given to Aeroflot for ... Read More

Italian Exhibition Group returns to China to promote international tourism
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Italian Exhibition Group returns to China to promote international tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) is returning to China to promote international tourism business. The appointment is at the Shanghai World ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board Chief Executive featured at third Esquire Podcast and Seychelles x Esquire Middle East Gentleman’s Evening
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Seychelles Tourism Board Chief Executive featured at third Esquire Podcast and Seychelles x Esquire Middle East Gentleman’s Evening

editor editor- April 16, 2019

Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) Chief Executive, Mrs. Sherin Francis, came aboard to the Esquire Q&A Studio at Dubai Media City ... Read More

Viking and China Merchants Group to build cruise line for Chinese cruise market
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Viking and China Merchants Group to build cruise line for Chinese cruise market

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Viking Cruises and China Merchants Shekou, representing China Merchants Group, announced they have signed a memorandum of understanding to form ... Read More

Ontario tourism sector set for Rural Tourism Symposium
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Ontario tourism sector set for Rural Tourism Symposium

editor editor- March 28, 2019

Tourism industry professionals from across Ontario will gather at Lang Pioneer Village in Keene this April for the second annual ... Read More

Cebu Pacific airline to fly Shanghai – Cebu 
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Cebu Pacific airline to fly Shanghai – Cebu 

editor editor- March 26, 2019

The Philippines air carrier, Cebu Pacific, will begin regular flights between Shanghai and Cebu starting April 15, 2019 as it ... Read More

Reimagining tourism for the future
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Reimagining tourism for the future

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019

In the last decade or so, tourism has positioned itself as a critical variable in the development planning space and ... Read More

India targeting revenue through golf tourism
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India targeting revenue through golf tourism

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 14, 2019

India has been trying to get a larger slice of the ever-growing golf tourism market. Some of majestic old golf ... Read More

Seychelles present at 25th Edition of International Mediterranean Tourism Market
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Seychelles present at 25th Edition of International Mediterranean Tourism Market

editor editor- March 8, 2019

Destination Seychelles makes a first footprint on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea as the Seychelles Minister for Tourism, ... Read More

East Africa set for joint Regional Tourism Marketing drive at ITB
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East Africa set for joint Regional Tourism Marketing drive at ITB

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

Looking to market the East African tourism, a delegation of five officials from the East African Community (EAC) Headquarters is ... Read More

Travel Marketing To and Protecting Visiting Children
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Travel Marketing To and Protecting Visiting Children

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- March 3, 2019

One of the most difficult segments of the tourism industry to which to market protect the children or young adult segment, In ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board, joined by trade partners and airlines, promote Seychelles in key Brazilian cities
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Seychelles Tourism Board, joined by trade partners and airlines, promote Seychelles in key Brazilian cities

editor editor- February 27, 2019

Seychelles’ visibility in Brazil received an added boost last week as a result of the Seychelles roadshow, organized annually in ... Read More

US travel sector retains  Number One status and grows despite trade tensions
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US travel sector retains Number One status and grows despite trade tensions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

The United States retained its status as the world’s largest Travel & Tourism economy despite a standstill in international visitors ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister in talks with potential Israeli investors
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Jamaica’s Tourism Minister in talks with potential Israeli investors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett says major hotel brands in Israel have expressed interest in investing in Jamaica and are ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister heads to Israel and Malta for tourism forums
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Jamaica’s Tourism Minister heads to Israel and Malta for tourism forums

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett departed the island yesterday to participate in the Annual International Mediterranean Tourism Market (IMTM ... Read More

Tanzania all set for Israel Tourism Exhibition
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Tanzania all set for Israel Tourism Exhibition

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

Tourism and travel trade executive from Tanzania are set to participate the International Mediterranean Travel Market (IMTM) slated in Tel ... 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

King Shaka Airport in Durban witnesses double-digit growth
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King Shaka Airport in Durban witnesses double-digit growth

editor editor- February 1, 2019

King Shaka International Airport (KSIA) in Durban ended 2018 on a record high by growing international passenger numbers by 13% ... Read More

Italian Government Tourist Board welcomes new President
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Italian Government Tourist Board welcomes new President

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019

The Italian Government Tourist Board - ENIT (Agenzia nazionale del turismo), has a new president, that will be in office ... Read More

Cyprus swears in its first ever Minister for Tourism
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Cyprus swears in its first ever Minister for Tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

Small Mediterranean island country of Cyprus named former hotel executive Savvas Perdios its first ever Minister for Tourism on Wednesday. ... Read More

African American travel: $63 billion opportunity
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African American travel: $63 billion opportunity

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018

The second study in a series documenting the impact of African American travelers demonstrates their growing contribution to the United ... 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

New Jamaica regulation to boost resort shopping next year
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New Jamaica regulation to boost resort shopping next year

editor editor- December 14, 2018

In an effort to induce more investment in shopping and get more tourism dollars from that attraction, a new regulation ... Read More

It’s official – Anguilla is Beyond Extraordinary!
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It’s official – Anguilla is Beyond Extraordinary!

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

The Anguilla Tourist Board (ATB) launched its Beyond Extraordinary destination campaign at a festive event in New York City on ... 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

Why Tourism Matters according to SKAL
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Why Tourism Matters according to SKAL

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- June 24, 2018

During the recently held 47th Skål Asian Area Congress in Macau, Skål International World President Susanna Saari shared, in her ... Read More

A great day for Guam:  All time record in tourism arrivals
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A great day for Guam: All time record in tourism arrivals

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 18, 2017

Governor Eddie Baza of the US Territory Guam together with the Guam Visitors Bureau today have a proud day. Another best! ... Read More