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 June 5th, 2012
ICCA will be the first association to use the new SpotMe app for its annual ICCA Research, Sales & Marketing Programme. The new SpotMe app was recently launched at IMEX in Frankfurt. The ICCA Research, Sales & Marketing Programme, taking place 13-16 June and bringing 132 delegates from 37 countries from every continent worldwide to […]
Which is more popular to attract delegates? “In a recent survey of over 4000 delegates”, revealed Christian Mutschlechner, of the Vienna Convention Bureau, “when asked what reasons made them attend a conference, the ‘destination’ did not feature in the top 10 list of answers: science, CME, networking all featured strongly. Therefore the future for attracting healthcare […]
Quality exhibitors from across the globe sign up to be part of the event showcase Delhi – IT&CM India organizer, TTG Asia Media, has appointed five leading hotels in the Delhi NCR region as official hospitality partners for the MICE and luxury travel event’s inaugural year. The hotels will provide more than 400 rooms as […]
Rivers of Russia have been opened for small-size sporting and pleasure boats under a foreign flag, which are not engaged in commerce. The new rules apply to all travel, sport and recreational vessels under foreign flags, which can accommodate up to 18 people, including not more than 12 passengers. The owners of these boats will […]
A single room in a three-star hotel will cost no more than 133 dollars per day during the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi 2014, while the average price of all hotels in total will be at 68 dollars. These are limits set by the state. Government will regulate the price of tickets for the Olympic […]
Prague as a location of movies such as Mission Impossible, James Bond, Amadeus or League of Extraordinary Gentlemen – such breakfast tasting of Prague was prepared for congress organizers by the Prague Convention Bureau. The event called Prague Movie Breakfast took place within the MICE Fair IMEX in Frankfurt, Germany. Prague Convention Bureau organized the […]