Japan’s travel and tourism industry is forecast to stage a complete recovery following last year’s earthquake and tsunami during the first half of 2012.
A new report by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), its fourth and final report since … March 7, 2012
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) confirmed that a substantial part of the 12th WTTC Global Summit will be held in Sendai, northeast Japan. It was announced in November that the summit would be held in Tokyo from April 16-19, 2012. However, just … August 4, 2011
All 27 Thailand properties within Centara Hotels & Resorts are participating in a program to aid victims of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami by donating 10 percent of their net revenues from the period June to August.
The program is organized by … June 15, 2011
President and CEO of the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) David Scowsill has just returned from Tokyo where he held key meetings with the government, airlines, and travel leaders to discuss how WTTC could help to kick-start the recovery in inbound, … April 18, 2011
As Japan continues to literally dig out from under the effects of the massive March 11 earthquake and subsequent tsunami, Hawaii is closely monitoring the impact this is having on its visitor industry. Hawaii and Japan have long had a tourism relationship, … April 2, 2011
The UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Regional Commission for Asia and the Pacific has expressed its full support and solidarity with the people of Japan in the aftermath of the recent earthquake and tsunami. Holding their annual meeting in Colombo, … March 28, 2011
The Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel ,has sent a message of condolence to His Imperial Majesty Akihito, the Emperor of Japan. President Michel's message says:
"On my personal behalf and on that of the government and the people of the Republic … March 13, 2011