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International Coalition of Tourism Partners collaboration with World Tourism Forum Lucerne

International Coalition of Tourism Partners collaboration with World Tourism Forum Lucerne

HAWAII, USA; BRUSSELS, Belgium; VICTORIA, Seychelles; BALI, Indonesia - The International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP) and World Tourism Forum Lucerne re-affirmed their collaboration at the ITB Travel Trade Show last week in Berlin, Germany, … March 13, 2013
UNESCO joins UNWTO to advance Silk Road tourism development

UNESCO joins UNWTO to advance Silk Road tourism development

The development of a “Silk Road Heritage Corridors” tourism strategy for Central Asia and China is among the main outcomes of the 3rd UNWTO Silk Road Ministers’ Meeting held at ITB Travel Trade Show in Berlin, Germany, on March 6, 2013. With … March 12, 2013
Success for Cape Town at ITB Berlin 2013

Success for Cape Town at ITB Berlin 2013

Cape Town Tourism, Wesgro, and the City of Cape Town have returned from travel trade expo and conference, ITB Berlin, after successful meetings with airlines, the travel trade, media, travel bloggers, and platforms like Facebook and Tripadvisor. Airlines … March 12, 2013
Best of the Best at ITB 2013

Best of the Best at ITB 2013

Germany belongs to a group of 10 countries boasting an exceptional image. That is the result of a survey among trade visitors at ITB Berlin, carried out by the Denmark-based Reputation Institute, which polled 1,145 trade visitors at the world’s largest … March 11, 2013
Positive interim summary of ITB Berlin 2013

Positive interim summary of ITB Berlin 2013

BERLIN, Germany - During the 3 days reserved for trade visitors at ITB Berlin there was a slight increase in buyer numbers from the USA, Middle East, and Africa. That is the result of an initial analysis of the world’s leading travel trade show, which … March 10, 2013
Strong Seychelles delegation at ITB, the world’s largest tourism fair

Strong Seychelles delegation at ITB, the world’s largest tourism fair

BERLIN, Germany - On Wednesday, the ITB trade and consumer fair has once again opened its gates at the Berlin fairgrounds. With more than 10,000 exhibitors from 180 countries on 160,000 m² of exhibition space and over 170,000 visitors (2012), it is the … March 8, 2013
Tourism dignitaries wowed at ITB’s opening ceremony

Tourism dignitaries wowed at ITB’s opening ceremony

The President of the Republic of Indonesia, H.E. Dr. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, and the Federal Chancellor of the Republic of Germany, Dr. Angela Merkel, headed the exceptional guest list at the official opening ceremony of ITB Berlin 2013. The ceremony, … March 7, 2013
Cape Town Tourism to present on key themes at ITB 2013

Cape Town Tourism to present on key themes at ITB 2013

December 2012 marked the one billionth international tourism arrival globally and competition between destinations is more fierce than ever. Staying relevant by keeping up with future trends is a key focus at this year’s ITB tourism trade show in Berlin, … March 6, 2013
Germany’s Chancellor Merkel opens ITB Berlin 2013

Germany’s Chancellor Merkel opens ITB Berlin 2013

In a mood of mutual understanding and esteem, as well as humor, Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel and the Indonesian President H.E. Dr. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono opened ITB Berlin 2013 at the event held on the evening preceding the start of the show. Live … March 6, 2013
ITB Berlin is booked up

ITB Berlin is booked up

The 47th edition of the world’s largest travel trade show is fully booked up, with every available space taken inside the 26 halls on the Berlin Exhibition Grounds. Speaking at the opening press conference, Dr. Christian Goke, COO Messe Berlin, emphasized … March 6, 2013
ITB Berlin 2013 mirrors increasingly dynamic trends in global travel industry

ITB Berlin 2013 mirrors increasingly dynamic trends in global travel industry

10,086 exhibitors from 188 countries – exhibition grounds booked up – record number of two-tier stands – 120 exhibitors representing the partner country Indonesia – comprehensive market overview and fast-growing niche markets – first-time matchmaking … March 6, 2013
UNWTO activities at ITB 2013

UNWTO activities at ITB 2013

UNWTO events at ITB Travel Trade Show 2013 include the 3rd Silk Road Ministers’ meeting, a session on consumer protection, and a meeting of the World Tourism Network on Child Protection, as well as the first UNWTO meeting exclusively dedicated to “Tourism … March 1, 2013
ICTP and Simpleview adds a new dimension to ITB Berlin

ICTP and Simpleview adds a new dimension to ITB Berlin

In a partnership unrivaled by any other exhibitor at ITB Berlin, the world’s leading travel trade show taking place from March 6-10, three organizations have come together to create a place where destinations can discuss digital tourism and green growth. Simpleview, … February 19, 2013
International seminar at ITB Tourism Trade Fair in Berlin on Green for Life, Green for Tourism

International seminar at ITB Tourism Trade Fair in Berlin on Green for Life, Green for Tourism

It has been confirmed that the Pacific Area Travel Writers Association (PATWA) is organizing an International Seminar on “Green for Life, Green for Tourism” followed by PATWA International Awards Ceremony on March7, 2013 at 2:30 pm at Saal 9, ICC … February 19, 2013
Asia is the driving force in global tourism

Asia is the driving force in global tourism

BERLIN, Germany – Asia continues to be the driving force in global tourism. According to the latest ITB World Travel Trends Report, this year the number of outbound trips from Asia rose by seven percent, due in part to rising wages. Yet again, the most … November 29, 2012
Seychelles delegates see greater interests from the Asian market at ITB Asia 2012

Seychelles delegates see greater interests from the Asian market at ITB Asia 2012

The Seychelles delegates attending the 5th ITB Asia in Singapore has this year seen even greater interests in the destination and its services on offer from the Asian travel market who have been eager to know more about the islands and looking to forge … October 22, 2012
Seychelles islands thrilled with visit of Singapore’s Minister S. Iswaran at its ITB Asia 2012 stand

Seychelles islands thrilled with visit of Singapore’s Minister S. Iswaran at its ITB Asia 2012 stand

The Seychelles islands started its first day of ITB Asia 2012, the trade show for the Asian Travel Market, on a good note with a courtesy visit from the Singapore’s Minister of Home Affairs and Trade and Industry, Minister S. Iswaran during his official … October 21, 2012
ITB Asia set to expand to two floors in 2013 at newly-refurbished Suntec Convention Centre

ITB Asia set to expand to two floors in 2013 at newly-refurbished Suntec Convention Centre

SINGAPORE – Messe Berlin (Singapore), organizer of ITB Asia, “The Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market,” has announced that its 2013 event is set to be even bigger and better as plans are already underway to expand the show even further. Organizers … October 19, 2012
Asia Pacific to remain world’s fastest-growing travel region in 2013 worth USD357 billion according to PhoCusWright ITB Asia study

Asia Pacific to remain world’s fastest-growing travel region in 2013 worth USD357 billion according to PhoCusWright ITB Asia study

SINGAPORE – Asia Pacific is set to continue to lead as the world’s fastest-growing travel region next year, reaching US$357 billion, a 64% increase over 2009, according to a study released today at ITB Asia by industry research authority, PhoCusWright. … October 18, 2012
ITB Asia commits to sustainable travel through responsible tourism initiatives

ITB Asia commits to sustainable travel through responsible tourism initiatives

SINGAPORE – Messe Berlin (Singapore), organizer of ITB Asia, “The Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market,“ has announced its commitment to promote social responsibility in tourism through the responsible tourism initiatives joining this year’s … October 5, 2012
ITB Asia partners with UNWTO and Singapore Tourism Board for inaugural panel debate on future growth of tourism in Asia

ITB Asia partners with UNWTO and Singapore Tourism Board for inaugural panel debate on future growth of tourism in Asia

SINGAPORE – Messe Berlin (Singapore), organizer of ITB Asia, “The Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market,” has announced its first ever panel debate jointly organized by leading travel industry experts representing the World Tourism Organization … September 12, 2012
ITB Asia 2012 to enhance trade visitors’ experience with revamped layout

ITB Asia 2012 to enhance trade visitors’ experience with revamped layout

SINGAPORE - Messe Berlin (Singapore), organizer of ITB Asia, “The Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market,” has announced it has revamped the layout for this year’s show to help visitors navigate the event with even more ease and increase exposure … June 21, 2012
Azerbaijan: Convention & Culture Partner of ITB Berlin 2013

Azerbaijan: Convention & Culture Partner of ITB Berlin 2013

BERLIN, Germany - As the Convention & Culture Partner of ITB Berlin 2013, Azerbaijan will be providing a link between Asia and Europe with a varied program. Located between the Caspian Sea and the Caucasus, this country is attending the world’s … June 11, 2012
International hotel groups to show strong presence at ITB Asia 2012

International hotel groups to show strong presence at ITB Asia 2012

SINGAPORE – Some of the world’s top international hotel groups are set to make a strong presence at ITB Asia 2012, the Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market, which will be held from October 17-19 at The Sands Expo and Convention Center, Marina Bay … May 2, 2012
Jordan once again exhibited at the ITB trade fair in Berlin for 2012

Jordan once again exhibited at the ITB trade fair in Berlin for 2012

The Jordan Tourism Board’s (JTB) stand displayed its new design, first revealed at World Travel Market (WTM) in London in November 2011, with a 3D entrance depicting the Siq and the path to the Treasury at Petra. It was also awarded a certificate for … March 14, 2012
Lessons from ITB as world tourism bounces back

Lessons from ITB as world tourism bounces back

Cape Town Tourism just returned from Berlin where they represented the destination at ITB (March 7-11, 2012), the biggest travel trade show and travel insights convention in the world. This year saw 10,644 exhibitors from 187 countries exhibiting their … March 12, 2012
Seychelles and Mauritius Ministers responsible for tourism meet at ITB tourism trade fair in Berlin

Seychelles and Mauritius Ministers responsible for tourism meet at ITB tourism trade fair in Berlin

The Hon. Michael Sik Yuen, Minister of Tourism & Leisure of Mauritius, and Alain St.Ange, the newly-appointed Minister of Tourism and Culture of the Seychelles, met briefly in Berlin where they were both leading respective delegations to the 2012 ITB … March 12, 2012
Thierry Antinori, Executive Vice President of Emirates; Minister Alain St.Ange of the Seychelles and King Johnny, the King of Travel, meet at 2012 ITB

Thierry Antinori, Executive Vice President of Emirates; Minister Alain St.Ange of the Seychelles and King Johnny, the King of Travel, meet at 2012 ITB

Thierry Antinori, the Executive Vice President - Passenger Sales Worldwide for Emirates; Alain St.Ange, the newly-appointed Seychelles Minister of Tourism and Culture; and Johnny Rohregger, the King Of Travel, met at Kempinski Berlin and took the opportunity … March 11, 2012
Making its debut: presentation of the ITB World Music Prize 2012 awarded to Natacha Atlas and Amr Diab

Making its debut: presentation of the ITB World Music Prize 2012 awarded to Natacha Atlas and Amr Diab

The first ITB World Music Prize 2012 is dedicated to the official partner country of Egypt and honors two musicians who “in their own particular way, have succeeded in delighting an international audience with a combination of Egyptian/Arabic sounds … March 10, 2012
Opening report ITB Berlin 2012: taking the political pulse of the industry

Opening report ITB Berlin 2012: taking the political pulse of the industry

The 46th ITB Berlin, which takes place from March 7-11, 2012, is a more political event than ever before: the European debt crisis, turmoil in the Arab countries, climate protection and sustainability, as well as EU emissions trading. All these topics … March 9, 2012
First ITB party big success: Lobster Experience managed to bring together hoteliers, tour operators, travel agents, and media on their 360 degrees Networking Party yesterday night

First ITB party big success: Lobster Experience managed to bring together hoteliers, tour operators, travel agents, and media on their 360 degrees Networking Party yesterday night

It was the highlight for Lobster Experience: On Wednesday evening, the event location “Berliner Freiheit” at the Potsdamer Platz was bursting when Lobster Experience brought around 300 hoteliers, tour operators, travel agents, flight and cruise agents, … March 9, 2012
Seychelles delegation at ITB in Berlin confirms it is another success

Seychelles delegation at ITB in Berlin confirms it is another success

The Seychelles delegation at ITB 2012 said they are happy with the ever-growing interest for their islands from Germany and from Europe. The delegation is this year headed by Alain St.Ange, the newly-appointed Seychelles Minister for Tourism & Culture, … March 8, 2012
New Cape Town Toolkit gives global tourism traders instant access to Cape Town

New Cape Town Toolkit gives global tourism traders instant access to Cape Town

Cape Town Tourism this morning launched the new Cape Town Toolkit at travel trade exhibition, ITB, in Berlin. The new Cape Town Toolkit is the ultimate digital toolkit to showcase and sell destination Cape Town. Living online, as an adjunct to Cape … March 8, 2012
Seychelles at ITB 2012

Seychelles at ITB 2012

The Seychelles Tourism Board is heading an important delegation of Seychelles hoteliers and DMCs (Destination Management Companies) to Berlin for the 2012 ITB, Europe's biggest and most important tourism trade fair. The Seychelles private sector representatives … March 6, 2012
UNWTO activities at ITB 2012

UNWTO activities at ITB 2012

UNWTO events at this year’s ITB Travel Trade Show include a high-level session on tourism trends in the Mediterranean, the Silk Road Ministers’ meeting, a session on consumer protection, and a meeting of the World Tourism Network on Child Protection, … February 23, 2012
New online Cape Town Toolkit to launch at ITB Berlin 2012

New online Cape Town Toolkit to launch at ITB Berlin 2012

Cape Town Tourism is set to attend the annual travel show, ITB, in Berlin from March 7-11, 2012, where they will launch a new digital trade tool, “The Cape Town Toolkit,” to the international trade market. ITB Berlin, the world’s leading trade … February 15, 2012
ITB Asia to take place at Marina Bay Sands in 2012

ITB Asia to take place at Marina Bay Sands in 2012

SINGAPORE – Messe Berlin (Singapore), organizer of ITB Asia, “The Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market,” has announced that this year’s show will take place at The Sands Expo and Convention Center, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, from October 17-19. … February 6, 2012
ITB Berlin 2012 program now online

ITB Berlin 2012 program now online

BERLIN, Germany – As of now, all the expert knowledge at the ITB Berlin Convention 2012 is available at a glance, with visitors merely having to click on www.itb-kongress.com/program for a first look at the program of the three-day convention. As the … January 5, 2012
European tourism defies the euro crisis

European tourism defies the euro crisis

BERLIN, Germany – Good news for European tourism: despite continuing economic turbulence, European tourism industry figures are up. These are the findings of the ITB World Travel Trends Report, compiled by IPK International and commissioned by ITB Berlin. … November 22, 2011
ITB Berlin Convention 2012: the compass of the international travel industry

ITB Berlin Convention 2012: the compass of the international travel industry

BERLIN, Germany – Ground-breaking topics will be on the agenda of tourism’s leading think tank. Next year, from March 7-9, the ITB Berlin Convention will once again be taking a look at the most important trends in the international travel industry. … November 17, 2011
Seychelles Minister Adam meets high-level officials in Berlin

Seychelles Minister Adam meets high-level officials in Berlin

The governments of Seychelles and Germany have discussed ways in which to deepen existing cooperation in the fight against piracy in the Indian Ocean following a meeting that was held between the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Jean-Paul Adam, with … March 15, 2011
Vanilla Islands group held breakfast with German tour operators during ITB

Vanilla Islands group held breakfast with German tour operators during ITB

Dr. Karl Mootoosamy, the Director of the MTPA (Mauritius); Mr. Pascal Viroleau, Director of the IRT (La Reunion); Mr. Alain St.Ange, CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board (Seychelles); and Mr. Joel Randriamandranto, President of the Tourist Office of Madagascar … March 14, 2011
Record numbers at ITB Berlin 2011

Record numbers at ITB Berlin 2011

BERLIN, Germany - The 45th ITB Berlin came to a close after attracting a significantly larger number of buyers from abroad and the best exhibitor figures ever. Despite the rail strike, the leading international trade show for the travel industry reported … March 13, 2011
Hawaii absent from world’s largest travel exhibition

Hawaii absent from world’s largest travel exhibition

The largest travel exhibition in the world, ITB Berlin, opened today in Germany with a total of 11,163 exhibiting companies and organizations from 188 countries presenting their products and the latest travel trends. All available space at this 45th edition … March 10, 2011
At ITB Seychelles launches new design in trade fair display

At ITB Seychelles launches new design in trade fair display

The Seychelles Tourism Board used the ITB Tourism Trade Fair in Germany to showcase its new design in trade display. The backdrop of the new Seychelles stand depicts a shot of one of the beautiful white sandy beaches of the islands with its clear turquoise … March 10, 2011
UNWTO Secretary-General looks ahead to decade of travel and tourism

UNWTO Secretary-General looks ahead to decade of travel and tourism

The next ten years look set to be “the decade of travel and tourism” said UNWTO Secretary-General Taleb Rifai at the opening the ITB Travel Trade Show in Berlin, Germany, March 9-13. “The first decade of the twenty-first century was a decade … March 9, 2011
Seychelles at ITB Tourism Trade Fair in Berlin

Seychelles at ITB Tourism Trade Fair in Berlin

The Republic of the Seychelles, the tropical Indian Ocean group of islands have confirmed that they will be represented at the 2011 ITB Tourism Trade Fair in Berlin by a large delegation, which will be led by Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism … March 8, 2011
Green Team executive to speak at ITB in Berlin

Green Team executive to speak at ITB in Berlin

HANK STEWART TO DISCUSS THE AWAKENING CONSUMER, SHARED RESPONSIBILITY AND HOW TRAVEL MARKETERS CAN GROW THEIR BUSINESS BY EMBRACING THEM NEW YORK, New York - More and more companies are creating deeper emotional connections with their consumers by … March 1, 2011
UNWTO activities at ITB 2011

UNWTO activities at ITB 2011

International tourism recovery is underway across the world. Sustaining this growth through innovation, while advancing social responsibility in the sector, is the objective at the heart of the activities and events organized by the UN World Tourism Organization … February 15, 2011
Dynamic Asia heads for new record in 2010

Dynamic Asia heads for new record in 2010

SINGAPORE - Asia Pacific is powering ahead as one of the most dynamic regions for world tourism in 2010. Outbound travel is increasing at double-digit rates and will end this year well ahead of 2008 levels, thus setting a new record, according to the … December 16, 2010
Messe Berlin favors certified environmental quality

Messe Berlin favors certified environmental quality

Messe Berlin is the first trade fair company that is now able to provide its exhibitors with a certificate confirming its environmental properties. Independent experts have produced a report for the Berlin trade fair company, revealing its energy consumption, … March 18, 2010
Cape Town courts the German market at ITB Berlin

Cape Town courts the German market at ITB Berlin

ITB Berlin, one of the largest travel trade and consumer shows in Europe, kicked off on March 10, 2010 with Turkey as official partner country. It was a sunshine-inspired theme. ITB Berlin took place on the fairgrounds of Messe Berlin with March 10-12, … March 15, 2010
ITB Berlin expands role as global market leader

ITB Berlin expands role as global market leader

Worldwide, ITB Berlin is the only travel trade show that continues to expand in the international marketplace, with the 44th edition of ITB Berlin emphatically confirming its leading role. A slight rise in exhibitor attendance and stable trade visitor … March 15, 2010
ITB Berlin attendance remains stable at last year’s level

ITB Berlin attendance remains stable at last year’s level

An interim assessment of the world's leading trade fair for the international travel industry reveals an extremely positive situation. David Ruetz, senior managerm ITB Berlin stated: “During the first two days, the number of trade visitors was at the … March 13, 2010
UNWTO activities at ITB 2010: challenges for the tourism sector in a year of transformation

UNWTO activities at ITB 2010: challenges for the tourism sector in a year of transformation

2010 is expected to be a year of transformation. The challenges facing the tourism sector in a post-crisis scenario set the framework for the activities and events organized by UNWTO during this year's ITB Travel Trade Show (Berlin, Germany, March 10-14, … March 4, 2010
ITB Business Travel Days offers top events on the future of the business travel market

ITB Business Travel Days offers top events on the future of the business travel market

In times dominated by the global economic and financial crisis, business travel represents a challenge to the entire tourism industry. According to the ITB World Travel Trends Report, commissioned by ITB and compiled by the consultancy IPK International, … January 11, 2010
Trend-setting themes and leading experts at largest global tourism convention

Trend-setting themes and leading experts at largest global tourism convention

Featuring an outstanding program of events and high-ranking speakers, the ITB Berlin Convention 2010 will highlight the effects of the financial and economic crisis on tourism, the structural changes in society, and shifts in travel patterns. From March … December 14, 2009
European travel industry cautiously optimistic in the wake of massive losses

European travel industry cautiously optimistic in the wake of massive losses

In the calendar year following the worldwide economic and financial crisis the international travel industry has experienced a serious decline but nonetheless has survived this period in better shape than was expected in the spring of 2009. With eight … December 7, 2009
Airline ticket prices expected to increase worldwide

Airline ticket prices expected to increase worldwide

According to the ITB World Travel Trends Report, commissioned by the world’s leading travel trade show and compiled by the consultancy IPK International, a short- to mid-term rise in the price of airline tickets is to be expected worldwide. Travelers … December 3, 2009
ITB Berlin focuses on social media

ITB Berlin focuses on social media

As of now, ITB Berlin is to become more active on the social web, where it will discuss the latest trends and news from the tourism industry. Advance extracts from the annual ITB World Travel Trends Report will also be published online in order to provide … November 25, 2009
World major ITB comes to India with a co-branded show with SATTE

World major ITB comes to India with a co-branded show with SATTE

World major ITB Berlin, a product of Messe Berlin, has announced a co-branded show with SATTE for 2010. ITB’s decision to endorse SATTE is a reflection of its commitment to the India market, indeed to the entire South Asian region. It is a recognition … August 14, 2009

International silver distinction for PAP Corp at ITB 2009

PAP Corp. came back from the International Tourist Film and Media competition "Golden City Gate" that was carried out for the 8th continuous year in Berlin during the International Tourism Fair (ITB) with the silver award for its website www.papcorp.com … April 1, 2009
ITB Berlin 2009 reveals its strengths

ITB Berlin 2009 reveals its strengths

ITB Berlin, which is taking place for the 43rd time from March 11-15, 2009, has been fully booked since February and reports that exhibitor numbers have remained stable at last year’s level. A total of 11,098 exhibiting companies (2008: 11,147) from … March 10, 2009
Asian travel demand slows, bright spots remain

Asian travel demand slows, bright spots remain

BERLIN – As the final numbers on Asia’s 2008 tourism performance are tallied, preliminary results from different sources suggest that the winners in terms of inbound tourism included Indonesia with 17 percent and Macau with 10 percent. Southeast and … February 24, 2009
Economic slump derails America’s tourism boom

Economic slump derails America’s tourism boom

BERLIN (eTN) - The global economic recession arrived on the US tourism scene in September 2008 like an abrupt cold-weather front. The big chill will continue to bite at US outbound travel harder than inbound travel throughout 2009. These are the conclusions … February 11, 2009
ITB Career Center: focal point for job seekers and career planners

ITB Career Center: focal point for job seekers and career planners

BERLIN - Workplaces, where others are vacationing: whether they are looking for a dream job or taking the first step on the career ladder, students and young professionals with a tourism background will find the ideal platform at ITB Berlin. In Hall 5.1 … February 10, 2009
Winners of Messe Berlin’s ITB Book Awards 2009 selected

Winners of Messe Berlin’s ITB Book Awards 2009 selected

BERLIN - The winners of the ITB Book Awards 2009 have been announced. This is the eighth time that this award has been given by ITB Berlin to the best traditional travel guides, travel books, and illustrated travel books, and to developments in new technologies … February 9, 2009
Presenting Berlin as the partner of the German Pavilion for Children’s and Youth Travel

Presenting Berlin as the partner of the German Pavilion for Children’s and Youth Travel

BERLIN – Some significant anniversaries are being celebrated in the youth travel sector at ITB Berlin: it is 20 years since the Berlin Wall fell, the Youth Travel Center is ten years old, and the YIG Germany pavilion has been in existence for five years. … January 29, 2009
Hotel industry - quo vadis?

Hotel industry - quo vadis?

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
ITB Business Travel Days with attractive travel arrangements

ITB Business Travel Days with attractive travel arrangements

BERLIN – Messe Berlin is providing a full service travel package especially for those attending the ITB Business Travel Days, offering real value for the money. The flat rate price of 209 euro covers 1st class return travel to and from Berlin with Deutsche … January 13, 2009
Hard times ahead for world's travel industry spoiled by success

Hard times ahead for world's travel industry spoiled by success

BERLIN - Hard times lie ahead for the world’s travel industry. According to the ITB World Travel Trends Report, conducted by the consultants IPK International and commissioned by the global travel industry’s leading trade show, “at best, 2009 will … January 9, 2009
ITB World Travel Trends Report: despite higher fuel prices, car trips leave air travel behind

ITB World Travel Trends Report: despite higher fuel prices, car trips leave air travel behind

BERLIN – For the moment, one of the most conspicuous travel trends of recent years seems to have been checked. For the first time, holidaymakers are increasingly favoring car and train travel. This is one of the findings of the ITB World Travel Trends … December 17, 2008
ITB Business Travel Days: business travel at a time of financial crisis

ITB Business Travel Days: business travel at a time of financial crisis

BERLIN - Business travel at a time of global financial and economic crisis is a new challenge facing an industry which, according to conservative estimates, guarantees employment for well over half a million people in Germany. According to the latest … December 15, 2008
ITB Berlin Convention Market Trends & Innovations

ITB Berlin Convention Market Trends & Innovations

As a leading think tank of the global travel industry, the ITB Berlin Convention Market Trends & Innovations has become an important meeting place for decision-makers. The successful concept of the world’s leading travel industry convention continues … October 14, 2008
Tour guide training: building bridges between cultures

Tour guide training: building bridges between cultures

BERLIN (September 18, 2008) – The Studienkreis für Tourismus und Entwicklung e.V. (Institute for Tourism and Development) has just activated its new Project-Website in German and English. www.tourguide-qualification.org offers essential information … September 18, 2008
ITB Berlin 2009 supports and presents TO DO Award 2008

ITB Berlin 2009 supports and presents TO DO Award 2008

The Studienkreis für Tourismus und Entwicklung (Institute for Tourism and Development) is now accepting applications for the international competitions “TO DO! Contest on Socially Responsible Tourism” (deadline August 31, 2008) and the “TOURA D'OR … July 21, 2008
El Salvador Participates in the 42nd Edition of the ITB Trade Show in Germany

El Salvador Participates in the 42nd Edition of the ITB Trade Show in Germany

Minister of Tourism Ruben Rochi, who is also president pro tempore of the Central American Tourism Council, inaugurated Central America's stand at ITB, the world's most important tourism trade show, held in Berlin, Germany. El Salvador's booth was … April 1, 2008
OKTOGON TV with a special offer for commercials at the ITB

OKTOGON TV with a special offer for commercials at the ITB

If you are looking for effective performance at the ITB, you can book special commercials at the internet. Oktogon TV, the exclusive producer of the internet-tv-channel www.reiseclip.tv Is offering any kind of commercials from march t 4th to march … February 15, 2008
Global Travel & Tourism trends for 2008 and next ten years

Global Travel & Tourism trends for 2008 and next ten years

On March 6, 2008 the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) along with its research partner Accenture will present its 2008 Tourism Satellite Accounting (TSA) research on Travel & Tourism's economic performance for 176 countries and the world. This … January 30, 2008
Travel & Tourism leaders forecast continued growth for 2008

Travel & Tourism leaders forecast continued growth for 2008

Despite repercussions of the ongoing global credit crunch, Travel & Tourism leaders today revealed that the industry will moderately be impacted and signalled continued growth rates for 2008 at a reduced pace. According to the recent research produced … January 21, 2008



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