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

editor editor- June 11, 2019

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

Caribbean Tourism Organization honors Noel Mignott with Special Recognition Award

editor editor- June 7, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

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

Short time fame for the new Greek Tourism Minister?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 8, 2019

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

Investing in Tourism Sustainability Conference: Dr. Taleb Rifai Chair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 6, 2019

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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 23, 2019

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

Africa Tourism Leadership Forum: Next stop Durban

editor editor- April 16, 2019

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

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

editor editor- April 8, 2019

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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 21, 2019

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

Why is sustainable tourism important in Iceland?

editor editor- March 9, 2019

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

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

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

Mauritius – Mozambique developing tourism partnership

mm Alain St.Ange- February 5, 2019

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

UNWTO announces activities at FITUR 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 17, 2019

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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2016

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

editor editor- May 17, 2013

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

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

editor editor- January 21, 2013

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

Tourism Ministers cite complicated visas processes as barriers to travel growth

editor editor- November 9, 2012

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

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

editor editor- November 1, 2012

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

Tourism Ministers of France and Seychelles meet in Paris

editor editor- September 21, 2012

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

World Routes Development Forum coming soon to Abu Dhabi

editor editor- September 19, 2012

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

Tourism Ministers from the industry do it better

editor editor- August 1, 2012

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

APEC ministers discuss sustainable development of tourism industry

editor editor- July 24, 2012

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

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

editor editor- July 12, 2012

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

UNWTO welcomes T20 decision to advance visa facilitation

editor editor- May 23, 2012

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

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

editor editor- May 15, 2012

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

ASEAN countries agree to ease visa regulations

editor editor- January 17, 2012

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

Tourism Ministers challenge decision makers to use tourism to stimulate economy

editor editor- October 28, 2011

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

How tourism can prosper following the global downturn

editor editor- July 15, 2011

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

Seychelles to serve in marketing and communication committee

editor editor- June 25, 2011

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

South Korea to host G20 tourism ministers’ forum

editor editor- February 26, 2010

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

Iran denies handshake between Iranian and Israeli tourism ministers in Madrid

editor editor- January 22, 2010

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