Tag: US tourism

COVID-19 impact on US Travel & Tourism nine times worse than 9/11 attacks
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COVID-19 impact on US Travel & Tourism nine times worse than 9/11 attacks

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 20, 2020

The travel industry has lost a full third of all the jobs lost in the U.S. and is experiencing a ... Read More

National Travel and Tourism Week 2020 celebrates Spirit of Travel
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National Travel and Tourism Week 2020 celebrates Spirit of Travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 8, 2020

National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW), the annual celebration of the contributions and accomplishments of the U.S. travel industry, will ... Read More

US tourism & leisure industry sees 18.9% drop in deal activity
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US tourism & leisure industry sees 18.9% drop in deal activity

editor editor- April 3, 2020

The US tourism & leisure industry saw a drop of 18.9% in overall deal activity during February 2020, when compared ... Read More

US Tourism industry presses for shutdown to government shutdown
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US Tourism industry presses for shutdown to government shutdown

editor editor- January 17, 2019

Group tour and travel associations from the US Tourism industry came together to urge Congress and the Administration to end ... Read More

Updated US Travel Advisory for China: Will China tourism officials retaliate?
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Updated US Travel Advisory for China: Will China tourism officials retaliate?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 3, 2019

Every day 8000 Chinese tourists enter the United States, and every day an average of 5000 American tourists enter China. ... Read More

US travel market tops USD300 billion as fiscal cliff looms
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US travel market tops USD300 billion as fiscal cliff looms

editor editor- November 13, 2012

SHERMAN, Connecticut, USA - The US travel market remains strong despite a murky economic outlook for 2013. Read More

Working to meet President Obama’s goal of doubling travel and tourism exports
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Working to meet President Obama’s goal of doubling travel and tourism exports

editor editor- September 14, 2012

WASHINGTON, DC - US Acting Commerce Secretary Rebecca Blank today appointed four travel and tourism industry leaders to serve on ... Read More

White House Business Council lauds tourism advances and job creation
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White House Business Council lauds tourism advances and job creation

editor editor- August 4, 2012

WASHINGTON, DC - The travel and tourism industry was the focus of the first session of the American Economic Competitiveness ... Read More

US travel abroad dropped 3 percent in 2011
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US travel abroad dropped 3 percent in 2011

editor editor- July 20, 2012

The US resident outbound market totaled 58.7 million in 2011, down 3 percent from 2010. Read More

International visitor spending in the US continues at record-setting pace
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International visitor spending in the US continues at record-setting pace

editor editor- June 15, 2012

WASHINGTON, DC - The US Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration today released tourism data revealing that international visitors spent ... Read More

US travel on solid footing for summer
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US travel on solid footing for summer

editor editor- May 16, 2012

WASHINGTON, DC – For the second consecutive year, the outlook for summer travel continues to brighten with more than three ... Read More

International visitor spending surges by USD1.5 billion in March
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International visitor spending surges by USD1.5 billion in March

editor editor- May 16, 2012

WASHINGTON, DC - The US Department of Commerce today announced that international visitors spent an estimated US$13.7 billion on travel ... Read More

RSAA statement concerning National Travel and Tourism Strategy
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RSAA statement concerning National Travel and Tourism Strategy

editor editor- May 12, 2012

Yesterday, the Obama Administration announced its National Travel and Tourism Strategy. Read More

Guam supports President Obama’s Executive Order to improve travel and tourism
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Guam supports President Obama’s Executive Order to improve travel and tourism

editor editor- January 21, 2012

TUMON, Guam - In a first for the US, President Barack Obama today announced a national strategy on travel and ... Read More

Head of Puerto Rico Tourism Company appointed to US Travel and Tourism Advisory Board
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Head of Puerto Rico Tourism Company appointed to US Travel and Tourism Advisory Board

editor editor- January 21, 2012

SAN JUAN, PR– US Commerce Secretary John Bryson today appointed Mario González-Lafuente, Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company ... Read More

Obama’s executive order calls for 40 percent increase in travel visa processing
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Obama’s executive order calls for 40 percent increase in travel visa processing

editor editor- January 20, 2012

LEXINGTON, Kentucky - Citing the power of travel to fuel economic recovery and create jobs, President Barack Obama today ordered ... Read More

WTTC says President Obama gets it
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WTTC says President Obama gets it

editor editor- January 20, 2012

“President Obama should be congratulated for signing today’s Executive Order and announcing a suite of initiatives to significantly increase travel ... Read More

Richmond Virginia expanding tourism reach with new global platform
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Richmond Virginia expanding tourism reach with new global platform

editor editor- October 31, 2011

The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced that Richmond, Virginia, USA, has joined the organization as its newest destination ... Read More

Tourism officials gather in Hawaii for China-US Tourism Leadership Summit
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Tourism officials gather in Hawaii for China-US Tourism Leadership Summit

editor editor- September 29, 2011

KAILUA-KONA, Hawai'i - Members of the US Travel Association (USTA) and China National Tourism Association (CNTA), including more than 60 ... Read More

US Commerce Department announces strong outlook for international visitors through 2015
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US Commerce Department announces strong outlook for international visitors through 2015

editor editor- October 29, 2010

WASHINGTON, DC – The US Department of Commerce today announced that international visitation to the United States is projected to ... Read More

US tourism should be wary, tourism executive says
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US tourism should be wary, tourism executive says

editor editor- March 14, 2008

America will remain the biggest travel and tourism economy sector in the world. It will remain that way for the ... Read More

US tourists in Jordan back on track…but slowly
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US tourists in Jordan back on track…but slowly

editor editor- January 30, 2008

AMMAN, Jordan (eTN) - Blond American tourists were common visitors to bustling downtown Amman, wearing the traditional Middle Eastern kefiyahs, ... Read More