Growth in the global travel and tourism industry in 2012 will be broadly in line with expectations set at the beginning of the year.
In an update of forecasts made at the beginning of the year, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) predicts growth … November 2, 2012
SAN DIEGO, California - WYSTC, the annual conference of the global youth tourism industry, held this year in San Diego, California, was off to an incredible start yesterday with three key speakers highlighting how youth travel is revitalizing the global … September 20, 2012
Tourism is one of the top three sources of export earnings for nearly half of the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) and is a priority sector for their further integration in the global economy. The contribution of tourism in advancing development was addressed … May 12, 2011
Senior representatives of the private sector, governments, and United Nations organizations will meet next March in the Principality of Andorra to analyze tourism and its key role in international economic growth and development at the Global Tourism … January 20, 2011
The Italian Minister of Tourism and newly-elected Chair of the UNWTO Executive Council, Ms. Michela Vittoria Brambilla, has called for every effort to be taken to further demonstrate the contribution of tourism to the global economy on an official visit … November 15, 2010
For the first time, this year’s EIBTM ( www.eibtm.com ) CEO Summit will deliver three powerful presentations to the global group of CEO members who represent every part of the meetings and events industry.
The line-up of speakers will include Dominic … November 10, 2010
With climate change and the global recession driving the current international political agenda, both politicians and businesses are increasingly drawn towards the idea of a global green economy.
The tourism sector is at the frontline of these key … August 11, 2009