The Seychelles Minister for Tourism & Culture, Mr. Alain St.Ange, has appealed to the General Managers and Human Resource Managers from the islands’ tourism industry to ensure that returning Seychellois Hospitality Management graduates are given a fair … March 18, 2013
The President of Portugal, Anibal Cavaco Silva, has highlighted the importance of tourism to the country’s jobs and exports on the occasion of the presentation of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)/World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Open Letter … December 7, 2012
The travel and tourism industry in China is substantially bigger than automotive manufacturing and supports almost as many jobs as the mining sector.
This is according to new research from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) sponsored by American … September 15, 2012
Tourism, providing jobs and supporting the livelihoods of millions, particularly of women and young people, is central to advancing the three pillars of sustainability, agreed participants meeting at a Rio+20 tourism event.
Participants at the side … June 22, 2012
In a statistical report released recently by SCTA on the direct jobs in tourism sector, it revealed that the total of jobs created reached nearly 491,768 in 2010 compared with 478,979 in 2009 with 2.7% increase. Jobs occupied by Saudis in the tourism … May 31, 2011
While economic growth going forward faces many challenges, the travela nd tourism industry is still expected to be one of the world’s fastest-growing sectors, according to new Economic Impact Research for 2011 to 2021. Released today by the World Travel … March 3, 2011
Tourism offers an effective and viable regional development tool through boosting economic growth and creating quality jobs. This was the central message coming out of the UNWTO Seminar on "Tourism as a Tool for Sustainable Regional Development" (Tirana, … November 26, 2010