MADRID, Spain – UNWTO welcomes that several countries have recently placed tourism higher on their national political and economic agendas. Argentina is the most recent example with the establishment of the first Argentinean Ministry of Tourism. The … July 1, 2010
There's some cause for cautious optimism in the tourism and travel industry across the Asia Pacific region, according to PATA's strategic intelligence director John Koldowski.The PATA Tourism Forecasts 2009-2011, to be published this month, suggest growth … April 2, 2009
“More market players visited the leading platform of the international travel industry than ever before. In times of rapid structural changes and highly-competitive markets, they focused on gaining a comprehensive market overview and on new business … March 16, 2009
The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities is organizing the Saudi Events Industry Forum (SEIF) in the Saudi Capital, on Saturday, March 14, 2009 at the Intercontinental Hotel, King Faisal Hall.
Mr. Hamad Al-Sheikh, head of the SCTA's tourism … March 10, 2009
BERLIN - As a result of the current crisis, global changes in travel and investment behavior are once again challenging the hotel sector in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks to take a clear stand in order for them to survive on the markets at home … January 27, 2009
With just a few weeks before the opening of POWER-GEN Middle East, final preparations are being made to receive the power and water industry experts and professionals of the Middle East at the Bahrain International Exhibition Centre from February 17-19, … January 20, 2009
ALEXANDRIA, VA - Yesterday, on the heels of the submission to President-elect Obama's transition team of seven recommendations stemming from the recent travel and tourism sector economic summit, ASTA president and chair Chris Russo issued the following … January 16, 2009
BERLIN – Booking in advance can really save money. Trade visitors attending the international ITB Travel Technology Conference PhoCusWright@ITB on March 12, 2009 will receive special rates until January 31, 2009, with an Early Bird ticket costing only … December 9, 2008
Are you ready to fill a position at your hotel, restaurant, or tourist office? Or are you looking for a job in travel and hospitality? Job.travel is a new tool created by travel industry professionals to match employers and job seekers in “the Biz.”
Knowing … October 22, 2008
Without argument, 2008 had been the year China featured most prominently in the media all over the world. Much of this was not complimentary, it has to be said, as the year started with riots in Tibet and a largely embarrassing global torch relay. With … October 15, 2008
Delivering one of its key brand values of best professional education, EIBTM 2008 has organized its most comprehensive program ever, providing highly-targeted sessions for all those involved in the meetings industry.
Over the three days – December … October 13, 2008
NEW YORK, NY - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) and Africa Travel
Association (ATA) have renewed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to further strengthen cooperation between the African and Asia Pacific travel and tourism industries.
The … September 2, 2008