The International Meeting of the European Society of Gynaecological Oncology (ESGO),
MyBookingRewards.com, a rewards programme which connects travel agents with suppliers, has expanded its business in to a number of new countries due to deals agreed at World Travel Market 2013.
World Travel Market 2013’s Conference and Event programme experienced a 9.5% increase smashing through the 16,000 barrier for the first time.
The 2013 World Travel Awards Grand Final was hosted at a glittering ceremony at La Cigale Hotel in Doha, Qatar on 30th November 2013.
Paris welcomes 29 million visitors each year. The fashion and shopping capital, Paris has 61,232 shops – including 8,500 devoted to clothing and accessories.
World Travel Awards, “the Oscars of the Travel Industry“, has arrived in Doha, Qatar for what is certain to be a glittering Grand Final Gala Ceremony at the magnificent La Cigale Hotel on November 30th 2013.
Macao – Global integrated resort developer Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) and Beckham Ventures announced a partnership which will see one of the world’s most iconic men, David Beckham, join forces with LVS’s powerful integrated resort properties in Macao and Singapore.
Tourism economy set to grow 3.8% per annum – faster than manufacturing, construction and retail • Currently worth £127bn and growing to £257bn by 2025 – 10% of UK GDP • Supporting 3 million jobs throughout the UK in 2013 (9.6% of UK employment) • Accounted for one third of net increase in UK jobs [...]
European Buyers Optimistic with 54% predicting an increase in Conference and Events Business over the next 12 months 93% of European Suppliers predict volume of events will increase or stay the same over the next 12 months New Technologies and use of Social Media becoming even more prominent in Meetings and Events
Patrick Delaney, Vice President, Industry Relations at MCI Group was presented with the EIBTM 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award at yesterday’s EIBTM Forum (www.eibtm.com), which took place at the Palau de Congressos, Fira Montjuic, Barcelona City Centre.
Costa Navarino was a proud winner at the Worldwide Hospitality Awards, in the category ”Best Innovation: Public Area“. At the ceremony held on November 12th in Paris, the art project “Costa Navarino: Engaging Art” got the top spot. A great recognition for this innovative art concept aiming to become a permanent platform for contemporary visual arts and an international meeting point for artists [...]
Kitzbühel, Austria, 15th November, 2013 – VIP’s and senior dignitaries representing the world’s best ski resorts, hotels and chalets are arriving arriving at the A-ROSA Kitzbühel ahead of the inaugural World Ski Awards.
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The winner was announced at the closing session of the 52nd ICCA Congress, taking place 2-6 November in Shanghai, China-P.R.. Gdansk Convention Bureau was awarded for its Christmas CSR Campaign held during EIBTM 2012.
Day four of World Travel Market – the leading global event for the travel industry – opened with another packed Speed Networking Session with hundreds of buyers and sellers keen to meet and discuss business deals.
GenieConnect to be presented with Prestigious Award
The second day of World Travel Market 2013 (Tuesday 5 November) was well attended, with the WTM & UNWTO Ministers’ Summit the highlight of an impressive line-up of events, seminars and presentations.
The inaugural The Travel Technology Show at WTM today (Tuesday 5 November) put the spotlight on social media and mobile trends as well as how online penetration continues apace for some destinations.
Largest Convention in Vancouver’s History: 48,000 people from around the world for the 2025 International Convention of Alcoholics Anonymous
The General Service Board of Alcoholics Anonymous selects Vancouver for the 2025 International Convention of Alcoholics Anonymous
Discussion, disagreement and disruptive innovation at first day’s WTM World Responsible Tourism events.
The Employment in Travel and Tourism: the Responsible Tourism opened the World Responsible Tourism events for 2013, with lively discussion and disagreement on the second day of World Travel Market 2013 (Tuesday 5 November).
The Government’s seemingly limitless appetite for increasing Air Passenger Duty (APD) is continuing to impact the holiday industry, reveals the World Travel Market 2013 Industry Report released today (Monday 4 November).
World Travel Market 2013 has opened on Monday 4 November with a greater focus on business than ever.
Exclusive Initiative will be featured as part of the New Innovation Zone
Last week, the finalists of the ICCA Best Marketing Award 2013 were announced and among the finalists of this year’s competition is the MINDblowing Meetings campaign of VisitDenmark.
Athens, 31 October, 2013 - AEGEAN presented the benefits, arising from the acquisition of Olympic Air, for the company, the passengers, the society and the Greek tourism, as well as its overall strategy, during a press conference held today in Athens.
World Travel Market 2013, the leading global event for the travel industry is set to boost the London economy by more than £160 million.
2013 Travellers’ Choice Awards Recognise Travellers’ Favourite Fine Dining Spots Around the Globe – Funky Gourmet named one of World’s 10 Favourite Restaurants
30 October, 2013 – TripAdvisor®, the world’s largest travel site*, announced the winners of its 2013 Travellers’ Choice™ Restaurants awards.
Wonderful Copenhagen Convention Bureau is one of five finalists nominated for the Best PR Award given by ICCA at the 52nd ICCA Congress in Shanghai this week.
After deliberations lasting over a year, the European Society of Gastroenterology has chosen the venues for its annual meetings till the year 2019:
The Alsisar Group of hotels is going to join World Travel Market 2013 in London from 4th November to 7th November, 2013.
Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and Paris Saint-Germain go one step further and open a new chapter in their ambitious partnership, further solidifying an association between the world-famous sports club with a dynamic, fast growing country.
International airlines, emerging destinations and niche technology providers are among the 225 new exhibitors confirmed for World Travel Market 2013, the leading global event for the industry.