Tag: World Economic Forum

African Tourism Board: Greg Bakunzi of Red Rock Initiative makes Rwanda Tourism proud
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African Tourism Board: Greg Bakunzi of Red Rock Initiative makes Rwanda Tourism proud

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 26, 2019

Red Rocks Cultural Center in Rwanda founder Greg Bakunzi today was appointed as the latest board member of the African Tourism ... Read More

Egypt Tourism Minister: Tourism is key to rapprochement and peace
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Egypt Tourism Minister: Tourism is key to rapprochement and peace

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Egyptian Tourism Minister Rania al-Mashat and winner of IIPT Award said that Tourism and travel are the key to peaceful ... Read More

ICTP meets on the sidelines of ITB in Berlin
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ICTP meets on the sidelines of ITB in Berlin

mm Alain St.Ange- March 12, 2019

Three of the four founding members of the International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP) - Juergen Steinmetz, Alain St.Ange, and ... Read More

The IMEX Talking Point for 2019 is ‘Imagination’
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The IMEX Talking Point for 2019 is ‘Imagination’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019

In a world of increasing technical capability, the power of imagination is regarded as a uniquely human attribute – and ... Read More

Foreign tourists flock to Iran’s ancient Shiraz
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Foreign tourists flock to Iran’s ancient Shiraz

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2017

Nearly 65 percent of hotels in Iran’s ancient city of Shiraz, the capital city of Fars Province, have been booked ... Read More

East Asia joins forces to tap deep regional tourism potential
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East Asia joins forces to tap deep regional tourism potential

editor editor- June 7, 2013

NAY PYI TAW, Myanmar - Greater regional integration, a single visa, and across-the-board standards in the tourism sector are expected ... Read More

ICTP: Put green on the same page as growth for Myanmar bold new tourism leap
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ICTP: Put green on the same page as growth for Myanmar bold new tourism leap

editor editor- June 7, 2013

The International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP) supports Myanmar’s bold new tourism leap and calls for green growth leadership. Read More

Young Global Leaders to meet in Yangon
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Young Global Leaders to meet in Yangon

editor editor- June 4, 2013

YANGON, Myanmar – The Young Global Leaders, a community of the World Economic Forum that brings together some of the ... Read More

Sustaining Latin America’s middle class requires strong economic growth
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Sustaining Latin America’s middle class requires strong economic growth

editor editor- April 26, 2013

LIMA, Peru – The substantial expansion of the middle class in Latin America, where 70 million people moved out of ... Read More

Eighth World Economic Forum on Latin America to focus on region’s promising future
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Eighth World Economic Forum on Latin America to focus on region’s promising future

editor editor- April 23, 2013

LIMA, Peru – In the midst of global economic uncertainty, Latin America has maintained steady levels of economic growth and ... Read More

Seychelles recognized as leaders in the world of tourism
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Seychelles recognized as leaders in the world of tourism

editor editor- March 19, 2013

On March 14, Frances Cha of CNN gives coverage of a new report, put out earlier this month by the ... Read More

Bolivia, Venezuela and Russia ranked world’s unfriendliest countries for tourists
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Bolivia, Venezuela and Russia ranked world’s unfriendliest countries for tourists

editor editor- March 15, 2013

When traveling, some countries just don't like you. Or at least, it can certainly feel that way. Read More

The Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2013 – Seychelles President’s moves vindicated
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The Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2013 – Seychelles President’s moves vindicated

editor editor- March 11, 2013

The Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report 2013 has ranked Seychelles Number One in African Travel and Tourism Competitiveness and Number ... Read More

UAE tourism industry ranked most competitive in region
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UAE tourism industry ranked most competitive in region

editor editor- March 11, 2013

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia – A new World Economic Forum report ranked the travel and tourism industry in UAE as most ... Read More

German Chancellor Merkel: Europe’s reforms beginning to work
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German Chancellor Merkel: Europe’s reforms beginning to work

editor editor- January 25, 2013

DAVOS-KLOSTERS, Switzerland – In an address to participants on the second day of the 43rd World Economic Forum Annual Meeting, ... Read More

Dubai to host first global Meeting of Regional Organizations
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Dubai to host first global Meeting of Regional Organizations

editor editor- October 12, 2012

GENEVA, Switzerland – On 12-13 November 2012, the Government of the United Arab Emirates together with the World Economic Forum ... Read More

Prime Minister Erdogan to open first World Economic Forum on Middle East, North Africa and Eurasia
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Prime Minister Erdogan to open first World Economic Forum on Middle East, North Africa and Eurasia

editor editor- June 2, 2012

ISTANBUL, Turkey – The World Economic Forum on the Middle East, North Africa and Eurasia will open next week in ... Read More

Latin American leaders say region should boost trade and investment
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Latin American leaders say region should boost trade and investment

editor editor- April 18, 2012

PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico – Latin America must address pressing economic and social challenges to ensure that it can attract the ... Read More

Japanese PM: European debt crisis the greatest risk to world economy
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Japanese PM: European debt crisis the greatest risk to world economy

editor editor- January 30, 2012

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland – Interviewed by videolink from Tokyo, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda told a panel discussion on risk, hosted ... Read More

Domestic demand cushions India from global crisis
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Domestic demand cushions India from global crisis

editor editor- January 30, 2012

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland – “The macroeconomics of India are fundamentally strong. Read More

Tunisia’s Prime Minister promises democracy and end to discrimination
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Tunisia’s Prime Minister promises democracy and end to discrimination

editor editor- January 28, 2012

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, 27 January 2012 – Speaking to participants at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2012, Tunisia’s new prime ... Read More

African leaders call for greater cooperation between nations on the continent
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African leaders call for greater cooperation between nations on the continent

editor editor- January 27, 2012

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland – African leaders called for greater market integration on the continent, the freeing-up of border controls and more ... Read More

Merkel in Davos: Dare to have more Europe
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Merkel in Davos: Dare to have more Europe

editor editor- January 26, 2012

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland – Europe needs to move forward with structural political reforms if it is to resolve its sovereign debt ... Read More

Hong Kong tops WEF’s Financial Development Report
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Hong Kong tops WEF’s Financial Development Report

editor editor- December 14, 2011

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Hong Kong tops the World Economic Forum's (WEF) Financial Development Report 2011 for the first time, up ... Read More

World Economic Forum winds up meeting in Jordan with call for action
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World Economic Forum winds up meeting in Jordan with call for action

editor editor- October 24, 2011

Dead Sea, Jordan – The World Economic Forum Special Meeting on Economic Growth and Job Creation in the Arab World ... Read More

South Africa Minister of Tourism opens World Economic Forum Africa Pre-summit
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South Africa Minister of Tourism opens World Economic Forum Africa Pre-summit

editor editor- May 9, 2011

The World Economic Forum (WEF) Africa Pre-summit was held in Cape Town, Africa, on April 28, 2011. Mr. Read More

Rwanda wins recognition at World Economic Forum in Cape Town
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Rwanda wins recognition at World Economic Forum in Cape Town

editor editor- May 9, 2011

(eTN) - The just-concluded World Economic Forum on Africa in Cape Town, South Africa, saw Rwanda singled out by a ... Read More

Forum closes with call for action to ensure future prosperity of MENA
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Forum closes with call for action to ensure future prosperity of MENA

editor editor- October 29, 2010

Marrakech, Morocco – The World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa concluded today with participants underscoring the ... Read More

US continues to descend in global competitiveness ranking
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US continues to descend in global competitiveness ranking

editor editor- September 10, 2010

BEIJING – Switzerland remains the world's most competitive economy, while the United States has fallen from second to fourth after ... Read More

World Economic Forum to include Seychelles data
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World Economic Forum to include Seychelles data

editor editor- March 10, 2010

In a surprise move, the World Economic Forum, best known for its annual meeting of major global personalities in Davos, ... Read More

Capitalism has to be changed, French President Sarkozy says
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Capitalism has to be changed, French President Sarkozy says

editor editor- January 28, 2010

In his opening address at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting, being held in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland on Thursday, January 27, ... Read More

Brazil to emerge from economic crisis sooner than most
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Brazil to emerge from economic crisis sooner than most

editor editor- April 16, 2009

The governor of the Central Bank of Brazil, Henrique de Campos Meirelles, has told the World Economic Forum that Brazil ... Read More

AIM, together with IH&RA, Manpower, Oxford Analytica &WISeKey will launch Labor Mobility Index at World Economic Forum in Davos
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AIM, together with IH&RA, Manpower, Oxford Analytica &WISeKey will launch Labor Mobility Index at World Economic Forum in Davos

editor editor- January 24, 2009

GENEVA, Switzerland - Based in Geneva, the Association for International Mobility (AIM) was established in cooperation with corporate and civil ... Read More