Tag: tourist industry

RIU Hotels and Preverisk Group working in partnership for hotel sustainability

RIU Hotels and Preverisk Group working in partnership for hotel sustainability

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019 15:55 0

RIU Hotels & Resorts is pursuing its commitment to hotel sustainability together with its partner company Preverisk Group (Gestión de Riesgos Ambientales S.L.), a company ... Read More

Pope Francis appoints Tanzanian prelate to represent the Vatican in New Zealand

Pope Francis appoints Tanzanian prelate to represent the Vatican in New Zealand

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- April 3, 2019 02:46 0

Pope Francis has appointed the Tanzanian born prelate, Archbishop Novatus Rugambwa, as Apostolic Nuncio to New Zealand and Apostolic Delegate to the countries of the ... Read More

The Kingdom of Eswatini Tourism Authority Teams up with African Tourism Board

The Kingdom of Eswatini Tourism Authority Teams up with African Tourism Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 31, 2019 06:13 3

The Kingdom of Eswatini, formerly known as Swaziland joined the African Tourism Board as its latest member. The Honorable Minister of Minister of Tourism and ... Read More

Crime out of control and rampant in Waikiki: Let’s make it unwelcoming for homeless

Crime out of control and rampant in Waikiki: Let’s make it unwelcoming for homeless

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 29, 2019 00:14 0

The perception is that crime is out of control and rampant in Waikiki. The community wants to make Waikiki unwelcome and uncomfortable for homeless people. ... Read More

Aloha is not “Aloooooha”: Stop visitors from offending Hawaiians

Aloha is not “Aloooooha”: Stop visitors from offending Hawaiians

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 24, 2019 22:44 0

Do not say ALOHA or better ALOOOOOHA when visiting Hawaii. "Those of you particularly in the tourist industry and in entertainment, stop saying "ALOOOOOOOHA".  There ... Read More

Starbucks Hawaii: Rotten food from the garbage and warm leftover coffee

Starbucks Hawaii: Rotten food from the garbage and warm leftover coffee

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2019 05:06 0

Starbucks is not the only one to blame when human decency in America is under attack. Pearlridge Mall on the island of Oahu is the ... Read More

OTDYKH Leisure to mark 25 years of success

OTDYKH Leisure to mark 25 years of success

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019 19:20 0

OTDYKH Leisure is back September 10-12 2019 with its 25th edition of the world-renowned travel expo. The expo will showcase an impressive 900 exhibitors from ... Read More

East African tourism remains calm after Nairobi terror attack

East African tourism remains calm after Nairobi terror attack

editor editor- January 17, 2019 23:14 0

Tourism operators in Kenya and the rest of East Africa have expressed their feelings over the recent Nairobi terror attack. Read More

Kashmir travelers annoyed by traffic snarls to Srinagar Airport

Kashmir travelers annoyed by traffic snarls to Srinagar Airport

editor editor- January 1, 2019 00:38 0

Srinagar International Airport is also known as Sheikh-ul-Alam Airport and is plagued with extreme traffic congestion for travelers. Read More

Dubai firm eyes tourist investments in Zanzibar

Dubai firm eyes tourist investments in Zanzibar

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018 17:30 0

Dubai-based property developer Al Nakhil company is eyeing the Island of Zanzibar to inject its capital into the thriving tourism on the island famous for ... Read More

Young Tourism Ambassadors: Opening doors to their futures

Young Tourism Ambassadors: Opening doors to their futures

editor editor- December 18, 2018 21:11 0

A transformational program is introducing young men and women to the tourism sector. Read More

China’s tourist industry urged to promote practices of good faith

China’s tourist industry urged to promote practices of good faith

editor editor- May 22, 2013 09:27 0

BEIJING, China - China's tourist industry has been urged by a senior official to promote practices of good faith. Read More

Design Hotels presents ten new members

Design Hotels presents ten new members

editor editor- October 29, 2011 05:20 0

BERLIN, Germany – Whether it’s Mediterranean warmth, Caribbean cool, dramatic snowscapes or big city thrills that engage attention this season, Design Hotels has them all. Read More

Minister lays out goals for Costa Rican tourism industry

Minister lays out goals for Costa Rican tourism industry

editor editor- May 28, 2011 04:37 0

In his second term serving as Costa Rica’s tourism minister, Allan Flores says he feels a little savvier. Read More

Russia struggling to have much of an impact on world tourism

Russia struggling to have much of an impact on world tourism

editor editor- May 16, 2011 03:38 0

MOSCOW, Russia - Russia may rank among the top 15 countries by the number of World Heritage natural and cultural sites but tourism accounts for ... Read More

Saudi Arabia, UAE to see consistent growth in inbound tourism

Saudi Arabia, UAE to see consistent growth in inbound tourism

editor editor- May 9, 2011 05:07 0

JEDDAH - Saudi Arabia and the UAE are likely to see consistent growth in inbound tourism between 2010 and 2015, according to research unveiled at ... Read More

Over 7.3 million tourists came to South Africa in 2010

Over 7.3 million tourists came to South Africa in 2010

editor editor- February 22, 2011 07:13 0

Over 7.3 million tourists visited South Africa between January and November last year, says Marthinus van Schalkwyk, the country's minister of tourism. Read More

Latin America to push rural holidays instead of beach breaks

Latin America to push rural holidays instead of beach breaks

editor editor- November 9, 2010 05:02 0

Latin America is switching its marketing focus from famous beaches to authentic off the beaten track breaks, reveals the WTM Global Trends Report 2010 today ... Read More

Taiwan’s tourism hurting in the wake of Morakot

Taiwan’s tourism hurting in the wake of Morakot

editor editor- August 28, 2009 06:20 0

Taipei - While Typhoon Morakot triggered flooding and landslides had demolished a small percentage of Taiwan's scenic spots, the tourism industry is anticipating an even ... Read More

FITUR International Tourism Trade Fair to promote new features in 2010

editor editor- May 5, 2009 03:46 0

The organizing committee of FITUR 2010, chaired by Salvador Santos Campano, approved in its meeting last Friday, April 24, some new features for the next ... Read More

Cuba on horizon but US  travel industry cautious

Cuba on horizon but US travel industry cautious

editor editor- April 16, 2009 04:12 0

The US leisure industry could reap rich rewards if lawmakers relax Cuban travel bans, but industry experts warn that several hurdles still block a potentially ... Read More

Tourist industry in El Salvador maintains positive growth trend

editor editor- August 12, 2008 01:51 0

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (August 11, 2008) - According to a report made public by the Ministry of Tourism through the Salvadorean Tourism Corporation (CORSATUR), ... Read More

UAE ranks 18th in travel and tourism industry

UAE ranks 18th in travel and tourism industry

editor editor- February 28, 2008 04:48 0

DUBAI — The UAE's high level of security and safety has helped it to be ranked 18 among 124 countries on a new travel and ... Read More

Bright expectations for Bulgaria’s gambling tourism

Bright expectations for Bulgaria’s gambling tourism

editor editor- February 1, 2008 04:03 0

On the initiative of Bulgaria's State Commission on Gambling (SCG) on January 30 representatives of the gambling branch, academic circles and of the Chief Directorate ... Read More

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