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St. Martin shines at CTO’s Caribbean Week in New York City

St. Martin shines at CTO’s Caribbean Week in New York City

The Caribbean Tourism Organization’s, (CTO) Caribbean Week in New York is the largest regional tourism activity in North America. ... Read More

Caribbean Tourism Organization honors Noel Mignott with Special Recognition Award

Caribbean Tourism Organization honors Noel Mignott with Special Recognition Award

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has recognized President & CEO of the PM Group, Noel Mignott, for his extraordinary ... Read More

European Tourism Ministers meet in Croatia to advance development,  innovation and partnerships

European Tourism Ministers meet in Croatia to advance development, innovation and partnerships

Innovation, partnerships and managing rising tourist numbers have been top of the agenda at the 64th Meeting of the ... Read More

Trend setter for tourism to enter the European Parliament: The best Tourism Minister of the World Elena Kountoura

Trend setter for tourism to enter the European Parliament: The best Tourism Minister of the World Elena Kountoura

The European Parliament is about to say yes to travel and tourism, and after today's election, new trends may ... Read More

FITUR 2020 celebrates its 40th anniversary with its most professional and international edition

FITUR 2020 celebrates its 40th anniversary with its most professional and international edition

The next edition of FITUR, organised by IFEMA, will take place at Feria de Madrid from the 22 to ... Read More

Short time fame for the new Greek Tourism Minister?

Short time fame for the new Greek Tourism Minister?

Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura submitted her letter of resignation to Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras last week. She resigned ... Read More

Investing in Tourism Sustainability Conference: Dr. Taleb Rifai Chair

Investing in Tourism Sustainability Conference: Dr. Taleb Rifai Chair

The inaugural Investing in Tourism Sustainability Conference will open in Sunny Beach, Bulgaria Ma 30-31. It will focus on ... Read More

African Tourism Board President St.Ange: African Tourism is together here

African Tourism Board President St.Ange: African Tourism is together here

The new president of the African Tourism Board is not a newcomer in the African travel and tourism industry. Alain ... Read More

Africa Tourism Leadership Forum: Next stop Durban

Africa Tourism Leadership Forum: Next stop Durban

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

Seychelles represented at first Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport in Africa

Seychelles represented at first Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport in Africa

The first Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport in Africa was held in Santa Maria, Sal Island in ... Read More

President Obama, WTTC and the African Tourism Board: A major push for Africa visibility

President Obama, WTTC and the African Tourism Board: A major push for Africa visibility

Africa Tourism is hot right now. Overlooked in the past, the tourism potential of the African continent is now ... Read More

Why is sustainable tourism important in Iceland?

Why is sustainable tourism important in Iceland?

The First Lady of Iceland, Mrs. Eliza Jean Reid, was honored by the Institute of South Asian Woman (ISAW) ... Read More

Seychelles present at 25th Edition of International Mediterranean Tourism Market

Seychelles present at 25th Edition of International Mediterranean Tourism Market

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

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

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

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

Mauritius – Mozambique developing tourism partnership

Mauritius – Mozambique developing tourism partnership

The signature of an MOU in the field of tourism was signed last week between the Tourism Ministers of ... Read More

UNWTO announces activities at FITUR 2019

UNWTO announces activities at FITUR 2019

Inauguration of a tourism innovation hub, the final stage of the 1st UNWTO Tourism Startup Competition, the 10th Edition ... Read More

Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands: A bridge between Africa and the Pacific Asia region?

Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands: A bridge between Africa and the Pacific Asia region?

Could the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands become the bridge between Africa and the Pacific and Asia region? Read More

Seychelles and Malawai ministers meet on sidelines of INDABA

Seychelles and Malawai ministers meet on sidelines of INDABA

The Minister responsible for Tourism, Wildlife and Culture of Malawi, the Hon. Read More

ASEAN ministers discuss tourism cooperation, creating pan-ASEAN tourist visa

ASEAN ministers discuss tourism cooperation, creating pan-ASEAN tourist visa

VIENTIANE, Laos - Representatives of the ten ASEAN nations met on Sunday in Laos' capital of Vientiane to launch ... Read More

Tourism Ministers cite complicated visas processes as barriers to travel growth

Tourism Ministers cite complicated visas processes as barriers to travel growth

LONDON, UK - Ministers of Tourism gathered in London for the 6th UNWTO/WTM Ministers’ Summit concluded that complicated visas ... Read More

Over 70 Tourism Ministers from around the world to discuss simplifying travel processes

Over 70 Tourism Ministers from around the world to discuss simplifying travel processes

LONDON, United Kingdom - Reducing visa constraints, simplifying entry processes, and developing policies that improve connectivity across borders are ... Read More

Tourism Ministers of France and Seychelles meet in Paris

Tourism Ministers of France and Seychelles meet in Paris

Madame Sylvia Pinel, the new French Minister responsible for the Artisanat, Commerce and Tourism, used the tourism trade fair ... Read More

World Routes Development Forum coming soon to Abu Dhabi

World Routes Development Forum coming soon to Abu Dhabi

The seniority of delegates registered for World Routes, the 18th World Route Development Forum, is higher than at any ... Read More

Tourism Ministers from the industry do it better

Tourism Ministers from the industry do it better

(eTN) - Every country that depends on tourism for its economy, has a minister responsible for tourism. But how ... Read More

APEC ministers discuss sustainable development of tourism industry

APEC ministers discuss sustainable development of tourism industry

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia - The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) tourism ministers met Monday in Khabarovsk city, Russia, to discuss the ... Read More

Alain St.Ange selected as first President of Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands

Alain St.Ange selected as first President of Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands

The Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands, comprised of Comoros, La Reunion, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mayotte, and Seychelles, have moved from being ... Read More

UNWTO welcomes T20 decision to advance visa facilitation

UNWTO welcomes T20 decision to advance visa facilitation

UNWTO welcomes the Declaration issued by the Tourism Ministers of the G20 economies (T20) calling for priority to be ... Read More

Mexico to welcome leaders from T20 and World Travel and Tourism Council

Mexico to welcome leaders from T20 and World Travel and Tourism Council

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Mexico's Ministry of Tourism and the Mexico Tourism Board are pleased to welcome this week, ... Read More

ASEAN countries agree to ease visa regulations

ASEAN countries agree to ease visa regulations

The 15th ASEAN Tourism Ministers Meeting at the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2012 in Manado, North Sulawesi, produced 7 ... Read More

Tourism Ministers challenge decision makers to use tourism to stimulate economy

Tourism Ministers challenge decision makers to use tourism to stimulate economy

The Ministers of Tourism of the major economies meeting in Paris for the 3rd T20 Ministers’ Meeting have called ... Read More

How tourism can prosper following the global downturn

How tourism can prosper following the global downturn

The fifth and largest UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Ministers’ Summit, held in cooperation with World Travel Market (WTM), ... Read More

Seychelles to serve in marketing and communication committee

Seychelles to serve in marketing and communication committee

Following on from Seychelles’ admission to RETOSA, the regional tourism organization for Southern African countries at the meeting of ... Read More

South Korea to host G20 tourism ministers’ forum

South Korea to host G20 tourism ministers’ forum

SEOUL - South Korea has been selected as the host country for the "T-20" forum, a meeting of tourism ... Read More

Iran denies handshake between Iranian and Israeli tourism ministers in Madrid

Iran denies handshake between Iranian and Israeli tourism ministers in Madrid

Iran denied Thursday that the country's tourism minister and vice president Hamid Baghaei shook hands with Israeli Tourism Minister ... Read More