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 July 8th, 2012
The decision by Emirates to add Adelaide to its expanding global route network has been lauded as a ‘major tourism coup’ by team South Australia – the latest positive outcome of an ongoing strategy to attract and support new aviation services to Australia Tourism Australia Managing Director Andrew McEvoy believes the new service will be […]
VICTORIA, Seychelles, July 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The 7th Routes Africa opened today in the Kempinski Resort Hotel in the Seychelles, with a high-level Strategy Forum that dealt with the key issues in African aviation including: Liberalisation vs Competition, the Global Outlook forAfrica and finding ways to unlock the opportunities and challenges in the region. Alain St Ange, Minister of Tourism and Culture […]
In spite of a frenetic running of the bulls, with lots of trip-ups and falls, moments of danger and knocks, just two runners needed hospital treatment A very dangerous running of the bulls, featuring bulls from the Miura bull-ranch. There were some intense moments filled with tension when one of the bulls, a black bull […]
The annual general meeting of trade body, Eventia, held on Monday 2nd July at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower, London, saw the election of a new Chair to lead the association over the next 12 months. Simon Hughes, Managing Partner of MCHA Ltd takes over from Rob Allen, Executive Chairman of TRO as the new Chair […]