Dubai, UAE: Emirates unveiled its highly anticipated television commercial (TVC) featuring Hollywood actress, director and producer Jennifer Aniston. This marks the first time Emirates has collaborated with the international star in a global digital and TV campaign.
Dubai, UAE: Emirates, winner of seven APEX Passenger Choice Awards for 2015 including “Best Overall Passenger Experience”, today launched its second daily service from Dubai International Airport (DXB) to Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) on Thursday 1st October 2015.
Tourism officials from the Italian island of Sicily will be at WTM London 2015 promoting its latest UNESCO World Heritage site the Arab-Norman-Palermo trial and the vast array of flight capacity from the UK.
Poken, the 360° event platform, was contracted by CONNECTA 2015 recently to help connect 400 agencies, venues, hotels and event technology suppliers.
Recalling that tourism is one of the most dynamic and resilient economic sectors, Ministers of Tourism committed to maximize the potential the sector has to generate jobs, particularly for women and youth.
ITB Academy offers an innovative online course on how to make best use of social media in tourism – use of social media is crucial to achieving success in the tourism industry – eight key topics – successful participants will receive certificates
Increased session attendance with standing room only for majority of sessions
Leading Global DMC is Signed Up to Facilitate Operations at ibtm world and ibtm china Pacific World (www.pacificworld.com), the leading global DMC, has recently confirmed a partnership with ibtm events (www.ibtmevents.com), part of Reed Travel Exhibitions. Harsha Krishnan, Strategic Development Director, Pacific World comments, “Pacific World and ibtm events have developed a close […]
Likely boost to inbound tourism to Britain as China National Day and Golden Week holiday get underway
More Chinese tourists are visiting Britain than ever before with numbers likely to get another boost during the coming week as China National Day and Golden Week holiday get underway tomorrow (Thursday 1 October).
City trips in Europe grow twice as fast as total international holiday market – Paris, London and Berlin are top destinations – ITB Berlin and IPK International analyse why ever more tourists head for Europe’s major cities
UNWTO welcomes the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and reiterates its commitment to work towards the implementation of the Goals.
www.ibtmarabia.com/apply Hosted Buyer applications are now being accepted for ibtm arabia 2016 (www.ibtmarabia.com), the leading event for the Arabian meetings, incentives, conferences and events industry, taking place at the exclusive 5-star Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi from 9 – 11 February. Successful meetings and event planner applicants will receive […]
Over the past several months Google have made improvements to hotel search, to help travelers find information more quickly and to enable hotels to generate more qualified leads. As a continuation of these efforts, Google announced a few more changes to Hotel Ads on Google:
The airline group extends its position as an innovation leader for digital services
Electronic “luggage tag” enhances the smooth travel experience
World Travel Market London 2015, the leading global event for the travel industry, will unveil an array of research in to a variety of sectors within the global travel industry when it opens its doors between Monday 2 – Thursday 5 November.
Twickenham Experience has invested £300,000 into an Audio-Visual upgrade project to improve its tech offering at Twickenham Stadium’s South Stand conference centre.
Duke University Professor to conduct Business Improv Workshop
ICCA once again offers important improvements to its Big Data Search tool to its members. The upgraded edition, which was just launched, offers ICCA members –the leading international meeting suppliers- 25,000 high-potential association meeting ambassadors –10,000 more than before. These local association representatives are likely to be interested in bidding for an international association meeting.
Mayor Boris Johnson has declared London the ‘education capital of the world’ after an influential study showed the city has the greatest concentration of top class universities in the world.
New, healthy children’s menu options are now available at all Holiday Inn properties MIAMI – InterContinental Hotels Group ( IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces new menu additions to its Kids Eat Free program at all Holiday Inn® Hotels & Resorts properties located in the Latin America & Caribbean region. Under the […]
Whilst Paris can pride itself on being a destination with an exceptional heritage, the new 2015 cultural season should also once again draw numerous visitors to the capital.
More than 100 conference and event industry students from across the USA, Canada and Mexico are set to gain a foothold in the competitive meetings sector at the IMEX-MPI-MCI Future Leaders Forum.
BANGKOK, September 17, 2015 — The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is pleased to announce the launch of the Tourism InSPIRE Awards 2015 to recognise organisations and businesses that demonstrate excellence in social, environmental, and economic sustainability in tourism. The deadline to submit applications is October 16, 2015, and there is no entry fee to […]
World Travel Market London 2016, the leading global event for the travel industry, will be revamped as a three day event following exhibitor and visitor feedback and an unprecedented period of growth.
IOC to contribute USD 1.7 billion to the local organising committee
UNWTO and the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) have announced a new joint strategic statement on Tourism and Air Transport for Development (Medellín, Colombia, 14 September 2015).
TTG INCONTRI 2015: THE LARGEST SINGLE MARKETPLACE IN ITALY FOR TOURISM, HOSPITALITY AND THE OUTDOOR WORLD
The future of tourism in Italy and in the world depends on the updating of the models to an increasingly “web-oriented” tourist. In Rimini, the chain’s most prestigious brands, as well as trend analyses, the stimuli of world-level case histories, bloggers’ role and digital tourist figures, during dozens of appointments dedicated to all those wanting […]
The Vietnam Society of Travel Agents will collaborate with global market research agency to establish industry measurement
Once again, Denmark has been ranked as least corrupt country. According to the 2015 Fraud survey by Ernst & Young, Denmark is the least corrupt country in Europe, Middle East, India and Africa (EMEA), which is in line with the recent ranking of Denmark as the world’s least corrupt country.
Brits still travel uninsured
World Travel Market London 2015, the leading global event for the travel industry, has linked up with Worldwide Kids Company to host a seminar giving hotels and resorts detailed advice on how to appeal to high-spending families.
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5pz2hc/development) has announced the addition of the “Development prospect and Investment Risk Forecast on Business Airplane Industry in China, 2015-2020” report to their offering.
Geneva, 2 September 2015. Dorier, a leading provider of creative production services and audio-visual solutions, continues its global expansion with the opening of Dorier Macau, a new office in China.