International tourist arrivals reached 1,138 million in 2014, a 4.7% increase over the previous year, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. For 2015, UNWTO forecasts international tourism to grow by 3% to 4%, further contributing to the global economic recovery.
Archive for May 7th, 2012
Suomen Videoviestintä (SVV), a subsidiary of Finnish Fair Corporation, has won a major tender in Russia. SVV will be responsible for the conference technology used at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Second Senior Official’s Meeting in Kazan (Russia), which will be held in late May. For this Finnish Fair Corporation subsidiary specialising in high-end conference […]
RISK MANAGEMENT FORUM BY THE FEDERATION OF EUROPEAN RISK MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATIONS (FERMA) WILL BE HELD IN MAASTRICHT IN 2013
Florence Bindelle, Executive Manager of FERMA, just announced that Maastricht is the host city for roughly 1,500 participants of the FERMA Risk Management Forum in MECC Maastricht, From September 29thto October 2th 2013. This is the result of strenuous efforts and close cooperation with MECC Maastricht, other participants and the Maastricht Convention Bureau. Maastricht competed with […]
Wednesday 22 May, 08.45 at IMEX, Frankfurt The IAPCO / IPCAA Seminar “How do you fit into the healthcare congress stakeholder chain?” is certain to cause controversy and perhaps even discord ! Martin Jensen, of H. Lundbeck, representing ICPAA, will review, amongst others; Would you listen to what a convention bureau has to say? Is there a trend […]
Moving Fast to Implement Government’s Scheme and boost MICE industry Phuket, Thailand: 4 May 2012 – Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau joins pact with Phuket Provincial and Tourism Authority of Thailand in welcoming MICE travelers ‘Amway 2012’ from China. The group includes 15,000 delegates, making it the year’s most distinct record. Highlighting 7 wonders of […]