The Asia-Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo (AIME), launches ten Melbourne City Experiences, a new and exciting addition to the 2017 Hosted Buyer program.
New programme deals with business travel management trends – experienced experts offer tips on saving costs, measuring success and legal pitfalls in travel management
8 December 2016. It’s longer – and deeper – than any other train tunnel in the world. Sunday 11 December 2016 sees the entering into service of the Gotthard Base Tunnel. This pioneering project will enable passengers to speed under the Alps in some 17 minutes. The dual-track tunnel will bring northern and southern Switzerland […]
FITUR hosts the third staging of this project, which last year attracted more than 9,605 companies
Fast growth but low market share for ‘sharing’ accommodation platforms – Experts see major impact on residential accommodation – ITB Berlin exclusively publishes results from the World Travel Monitor® Forum
Malé, Maldives Katara Hospitality has taken the title of World’s Leading Hospitality Company at the World Travel Awards Grand Final 2016.
Malé, Maldives The World Travel Awards Academy has recognised two global hospitality icons with the title of ‘Tourism Pioneer’ during the Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2016.
UNWTO has announced the finalists of the 13th edition of the UNWTO Awards for Excellence and Innovation in Tourism. The 12 finalists were selected among 139 applicants from 55 countries.
Christian Mutschlechner, Director of the Vienna Convention Bureau, has been recognised for his outstanding contribution to the meetings and events industry during the Meetings Leadership Summit at ibtm world.
Italian Exhibition Group is organizing Travel Trade Market at Chengdu from 24th to 26th October 2017
Beijing – Rimini, 28th November 2016 – The distance from China has been shortened for the tourism world too. Italian Exhibition Group, the new trade expo player formed by the merger between Rimini Fiera and Fiera di Vicenza, is launching Travel Trade Market, the international B2B expo dedicated to the world tourist industry, being held […]
Ctrip.com International, Ltd. is a leading travel service provider of accommodation reservations, transportation ticketing, packaged tours and corporate travel management in China.
Inspired by a wealth of data, traveller endorsements, reviews, preferences and insights as well as industry leading understanding and innovation in e-commerce travel technology, the experts at Booking.com shed light on 8 major travel predictions for 2017. Read on to find out what holiday makers and business travellers can expect to experience in the year […]
Volotea has transported more than 590.000 passengers in Greece since the beginning of the operations in the country, flying to 13 Greek airports
Shifts focus to making the entire trip easy and magical Opens up concept of hosting, empowering people to share their interests, hobbies and passions
Low growth in European outbound trips and stagnating beach holiday volumes – yet more city trips – fluctuating fortunes for European destinations – ITB Berlin exclusively publishes latest results from the World Travel Monitor®
Awards from both TravelMole ITB Asia and Travel Weekly Asia in less than one month Both awards result of ´readers’ choice´ voting – further confirming partner satisfaction and industry recognition
World Travel Market London 2016 was the most successful ever with a joint-record attendance of 51,500 and the highest number of exhibitor invitees and buyers in the event’s 37 year history.
The largest association of tourism professionals worldwide exceeded its expectations after achieving excellent exposure at the 32nd edition of World Travel Market 2016, held at the Excel fairground in London this past week.
Valencia Convention Bureau will be at IBTM to promote the city as an ideal destination for the organisation of sustainable meetings, events and conferences.
A roll-call of stars, including Clare Balding, Gary Lineker, Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright attended British Airways’ ‘Flying Start’ reception last Thursday, November 10, to celebrate the airline raising £14 million for its charity partnership with Comic Relief.
DUBAI, U.A.E.: In line with its vision to offer a superior passenger experience and improve environmental performance through a modern and state of the art wide-body aircraft fleet, Emirates has retired the last Airbus A330 and A340 aircraft in its fleet from active service. This makes Emirates the first and only airline in the world to […]
At IMEX America, which took place October 18th to 21st 2016 in Las Vegas, the Vienna Convention Bureau at the Vienna Tourist Board has been awarded the Prevue Gold Visionary Award 2016 in the category for “Best Planner Support from CVB – International”.
Ministers of Tourism from nearly 60 countries and industry leaders gathered at the Ministers’ Summit organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and World Travel Market in London to discuss how to grow cooperation in safe, secure and seamless travel. The inclusion of tourism in crisis and emergency structures, travel advisories, perception and coordination were […]
Shocklogic, a leading event management technology and solutions provider, has seen a 50% increase in association business in the past year.
o Ambitious plan to triple sales of transfers, tours and activities over the coming years o Further expansion of product portfolio and commitment to best-in-class technology to drive sales and attract further intermediaries to the platform o Current partners include Disney Parks, Legoland, and Open Camp, the first park in the world dedicated to the […]
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 Group: Revenue up 1% to AED 46.5 billion (US$ 12.7 billion), and profit of AED 1.3 billion (US$ 364 million), down 64%, reflects the double impact of a strong US dollar and challenging operating environment. Emirates: Revenue down 1% to AED 41.9 billion (US$ 11.4 billion). 28 million passengers carried, up […]
Twenty years ago the post-apartheid government in South Africa adopted the principles of Responsible Tourism in their national tourism policy and the campaign for Responsible Tourism began in the UK.
Collaboration between the public and private sectors was a key theme on the second day of WTM London – the leading global event for the travel industry – as destinations, operators, airlines and ministers debated ways to boost travel and tourism around the world.
WTM London 2016 began with a busier-than-ever Speed Networking event, attracting a number of first time participants as well as returning buyers looking to repeat the success of previous years.
The 2016 responsible tourism programme opened with a public ‘Conversation’ on How to Enhance the Guest Experience in India. A new format for this year, these Responsible Tourism Conversations have no prepared speeches or presentations, instead providing an extended time for anyone with an interest in the topic to discuss what works and what doesn’t […]
Hotelbeds Group continues to grow and outperform in UK
The 5th UNWTO City Tourism Summit in Luxor, Egypt gathered around 400 experts from 40 countries to discuss the theme ‘Cities: Local culture for a global traveler’. The event, organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Ministry of Tourism of Egypt, concluded on the importance of ensuring urban planning and city tourism development […]
The Association of Corporate Travel Executives announced a higher level of partnership with oneworld®, the group’s first exclusive Global Access Partner from the airline industry. The announcement was made at ACTE’s international travel summit in Amsterdam, an event drawing 891 participants including 207 buyers, 14 airline CEOs, and dozens of ranking industry executives from 50 […]
Amanda Spencer promoted to Vice President for North America following over 10 years in the company Strategic push for market share growth by leveraging partnerships and offering
Flights to Brindisi, Montpellier, Murcia, Nantes, Pula, Tallinn and Zakynthos will be available to book from today, with the first services taking to the skies from March 28, 2017.