Tag: World Travel Market

Flurry of flights buoys British tourism to Turkey

| July 28, 2015
Flurry of flights buoys British tourism to Turkey

Turkey’s tourism bosses will be at World Travel Market London 2015 – the leading global event for the travel industry – to highlight an upsurge in new airline services from the UK.

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India to Sponsor WTM Buyers’ Club

| July 27, 2015
India to Sponsor WTM Buyers’ Club

World Travel Market London 2015 is delighted to announce India Tourism as the sponsor of its prestigious WTM Buyers’ Club as it looks to promote India to the global travel industry as a safe and year-round luxury destination.

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WTM Hosts More Than 1.1m On-Stand Meetings

| July 7, 2015
WTM Hosts More Than 1.1m On-Stand Meetings

WTM London, the leading global event for the travel industry, facilitates more than 1.1 million on-stand business meetings which sees the event generate more than £2.5 billion in industry deals.

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LGBT Tourism Expected to Increase by 9% Over Next Three Years Due to Supreme Court Marriage Equality Decision

| July 2, 2015
LGBT Tourism Expected to Increase by 9% Over Next Three Years Due to Supreme Court Marriage Equality Decision

7 key LGBT markets likely to add at least $4billion additional tourism income to US economy during next three years The US Supreme Court Decision to legalise gay marriage is set to see the American economy benefit from an influx of 1.3 million LGBT tourists spending USD$4.25 billion over the next three years, reveals analysis […]

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Register Now for WTM 2015

| June 23, 2015
Register Now for WTM 2015

World Travel Market, the leading global event for the travel industry, has opened registration for WTM 2015.

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WTM Portfolio Enters Asia and China with New WTM connect Events

| June 16, 2015
WTM Portfolio Enters Asia and China with New WTM connect Events

The WTM Portfolio, part of Reed Travel Exhibitions, is to enter Asia and China in 2016 with the launch of two events under the new WTM connect brand.

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WTM Portfolio Spring Events See Surge in Travel Buyer Attendees

| June 9, 2015
WTM Portfolio Spring Events See Surge in Travel Buyer Attendees

The WTM Portfolio’s four spring events have seen a phenomenal 30% increase in senior travel industry buyers from its Buyers’ Clubs attending the array of leading events around the globe for the travel industry.

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WTM Wellness Lounge launches at WTM 2015

| June 2, 2015
WTM Wellness Lounge launches at WTM 2015

World Travel Market 2015, the leading global event for the travel industry, has partnered with a leading spa and wellness specialist to launch a wellness hub.

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First-Ever Industry-Wide Global LGBT Travel Survey Launched by WTM and Out Now

| May 26, 2015
First-Ever Industry-Wide Global LGBT Travel Survey Launched by WTM and Out Now

For the first time, a global survey is to measure the tourism industry’s attitudes and strategic approaches to the LGBT lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) travel market.

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WTM 2014 accelerates sales for Affordable Car Hire

| May 19, 2015
WTM 2014 accelerates sales for Affordable Car Hire

Affordable Car Hire estimates deals worth £4.5 million were agreed or put in motion at World Travel Market 2014, the leading global event for the travel industry.

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E-commerce software specialist Frosmo to sponsor Travel Tech Theatre at WTM 2015

| May 12, 2015
E-commerce software specialist Frosmo to sponsor Travel Tech Theatre at WTM 2015

World Travel Market 2015, the leading global event for the travel industry, has announced e-commerce specialist Frosmo is to sponsor the Travel Tech Theatre, part of the Travel Tech Show at WTM 2015.

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WTM Latin America witnessed a huge increase in travel buyers looking to do business

| April 29, 2015
WTM Latin America witnessed a huge increase in travel buyers looking to do business

WTM Latin America 2015, the annual event which brings the world to Latin America and promotes Latin America to the world, has experienced an impressive 37% increase in senior industry travel buyers attending last week’s travel trade event, firmly cementing its position in the travel industry.

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Second day of WTM Latin America 2015 is marked by more visitors and even more business

| April 24, 2015
Second day of WTM Latin America 2015 is marked by more visitors and even more business

The second day of WTM Latin America 2015, which is taking place at Expo Center Norte in São Paulo until Friday 24 April at the same time as the 43rd Braztoa Business Event, has seen has seen an overall unique visitor increase by 19%, compared to the same time last year and huge amounts of […]

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WTM Latin America to feature new Brazilian exhibitors in 2015

| April 17, 2015
WTM Latin America to feature new Brazilian exhibitors in 2015

World Travel Market Latin America, which will take place between the 22 – 24 April will feature brand new Brazilian exhibitors including tour operators, hotels and resorts and car hire companies at the 2015 event. As well as many well-known exhibitors that are returning this year after previous successful shows, WTM Latin America will welcome […]

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Istanbul Announced as the Destination Partner of WTM Latin America 2015

| April 14, 2015
Istanbul Announced as the Destination Partner of  WTM Latin America 2015

WTM Latin America 2015 welcomes Istanbul as the official Destination Partner for the leading business-to-business event that brings the world to Latin America and promotes Latin America to the world.

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WTM Latin America Hosted Buyers program will bring key decision makers to the 2015 event

| April 9, 2015
WTM Latin America Hosted Buyers program will bring key decision makers to the 2015 event

Almost 100 Hosted Buyers attending WTM Latin America with their main focus to generate business

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WTM Latin America 2015: Official Event Programme Revealed

| April 2, 2015
WTM Latin America 2015: Official Event Programme Revealed

The third event of its kind will be the most vibrant must-attend business-to-business event on the continent presenting a diverse range of conferences, seminars and panel debates to over 8,000 delegates between the 22 – 24 April 2015.

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Latin American exhibitors confirm their presence at WTM Latin America 2015

| March 23, 2015
Latin American exhibitors confirm their presence at WTM Latin America 2015

Travel trade exhibition taking place from 22 to 24 April 2015, attracting many representatives from the continent to Sao Paulo

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WTM Portfolio is ‘awesome’ for Brand USA

| March 17, 2015
WTM Portfolio is ‘awesome’ for Brand USA

Brand USA is exhibiting across the WTM Portfolio in 2015 to help America reach its global annual visitor target of 100 million tourists by 2021.

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WTM Latin America 2015: meet the exhibitors who will be Exhibiting in the Global Village

| March 16, 2015
WTM Latin America 2015: meet the exhibitors who will be Exhibiting in the Global Village

Destinations, tourism products and travel tech services from around the world have confirmed their presence at WTM Latin America 2015, which will take place between 22 and 24 April in Sao Paulo at Expo Centre Norte, alongside the 43rd Braztoa Business Meeting. With 10% more floor space compared to 2014, the third edition of the […]

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WTM Portfolio to host Regional Responsible Tourism Awards in Africa

| March 11, 2015
WTM Portfolio to host Regional Responsible Tourism Awards in Africa

The WTM Portfolio is to host a responsible awards ceremony at its WTM Africa event following the long-running success of The World Responsible Tourism Awards at WTM The World Responsible Tourism Awards at WTM have been held on the Wednesday of World Travel Market as part of the World Responsible Tourism Day, the largest day […]

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WTM Latin America to Reveal Emerging Industry Trends

| March 11, 2015
WTM Latin America to Reveal Emerging Industry Trends

The third WTM Latin America, taking place at Expo Centre Norte in conjunction with the 43rd Braztoa Meeting, has teamed up with leading research provider Euromonitor International to compile the WTM Latin America Trends Report, highlighting emerging travel trends in the Latin American market. The WTM Latin America Trends Report 2015 in association with Euromonitor […]

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Cruise and climate change top the agenda for World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at WTM

| March 2, 2015
Cruise and climate change top the agenda for World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at WTM

Tourism businesses and organisations around the world are now being invited to submit themselves for consideration in the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at WTM this November. The prestigious awards scheme, co-founded and organised by Responsible Travel, is part of World Travel Market’s World Responsible Tourism Day – the largest day of responsible tourism action […]

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WTM Awarded Travel Trade Event of 2014

| February 26, 2015
WTM Awarded Travel Trade Event of 2014

World Travel Market 2014, the leading global event for the travel industry, has been voted UKinbound’s Travel Trade Event of the Year at the association’s Gala Dinner for a remarkable fifth year in succession.

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WTM Latin America will facilitate more than $341 million in Travel Industry Deals

| February 24, 2015
WTM Latin America will facilitate more than $341 million in Travel Industry Deals

World Travel Market Latin America, the event that brings the world to Latin America and promotes Latin America to the world, will generate business deals in excess of $341 million (£206 million).

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WTM Portfolio Facilitates $7 Billion in Travel Industry Deals

| February 18, 2015
WTM Portfolio Facilitates $7 Billion in Travel Industry Deals

The World Travel Market Portfolio facilitated almost $7 billion (£4.2 million) in travel and tourism industry deals in 2014. The WTM Portfolio consists of the four leading business-to-business travel trade events in the world;

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WTM Africa 2015 welcomes an array of new South African exhibitors

| February 16, 2015
WTM Africa 2015 welcomes an array of new South African exhibitors

WTM Africa 2015, the leading business-to-business tourism event in Africa, has added an array of new exhibitors from host country South Africa, including some of its major hotels names. The new faces at WTM Africa – which will take place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 15-17 April, represent an A-Z of tourism […]

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WTM Latin America 2015 welcomes huge support from Turkey

| February 11, 2015
WTM Latin America 2015 welcomes huge support from Turkey

World Travel Market Latin America, the tourism sector’s most international event on the American continent, will include a significant presence from Europe this year, in particular from popular tourism hotspot Turkey.

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WTM 2014 Facilitates a Record £2.5 Billion in Travel Industry Deals

| February 10, 2015
WTM 2014 Facilitates a Record £2.5 Billion in Travel Industry Deals

World Travel Market 2014, the leading global event for the travel industry, will generate a record £2.5 billion in travel and tourism industry deals – an impressive 13% increase on WTM 2013.

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Europe marks its presence at the third WTM Latin America

| February 6, 2015
Europe marks its presence at the third WTM Latin America

WTM Latin America 2015, which takes place between 22-24 April at the Expo Center Norte in São Paulo and coincides with the 43rd Braztoa Business Meeting, will have a strong European presence following a successful event in 2014.

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WTM Africa 2015 signs new exhibitors from across the continent

| February 5, 2015
WTM Africa 2015 signs new exhibitors from across the continent

WTM Africa 2015 has signed up a number of new exhibitors from across the continent to cement its position as the event which promotes Africa to the world and brings the world to Africa.

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WTM Portfolio Vital for Korea’s New Tourism Campaign

| February 3, 2015
WTM Portfolio Vital for Korea’s New Tourism Campaign

The Korea Tourism Organisation (KTO – visitkorea.or.kr) is exhibiting across the WTM Portfolio in 2015 to help it reach its global visitor target of 15 million tourists.

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WTM Latin America 2015 opens Visitor Registration

| January 30, 2015
WTM Latin America 2015 opens Visitor Registration

The biggest and best event yet, taking place between 22 – 24 April in Sao Paulo

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WTM Africa’s Prestigious 2015 Hosted Buyer Programme Offers A World Of Opportunities

| January 28, 2015
WTM Africa’s Prestigious 2015 Hosted Buyer Programme Offers A World Of Opportunities

Hosted Buyer Programme Application is now live

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Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum & Tour serves up series of aces at WTM 2014

| January 27, 2015
Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum & Tour serves up series of aces at WTM 2014

Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum & Tour has turned WTM 2014 to its advantage by agreeing a series of new business deals in China, India and the UK.

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World Travel Market Africa’s 2015 Visitor Registration Goes Live

| January 23, 2015
World Travel Market Africa’s 2015 Visitor Registration Goes Live

Register for an opportunity to experience Africa’s leading B2B inbound and outbound travel event

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WTM 2014 Conference and Events Sees a Record 17,000 Attendees

| January 20, 2015
WTM 2014 Conference and Events Sees a Record 17,000 Attendees

World Travel Market 2014’s Conference and Event programme experienced a 4.5% increase smashing through the 17,000 barrier for the first time.

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WTM Latin America 2015 Opens Registration for the International Buyers’ Programme

| January 16, 2015
WTM Latin America 2015 Opens Registration for the International Buyers’ Programme

Event offers opportunity for up to 150 buyers to be hosted in Brazil Registration for the International Hosted Buyers’ programme at the third edition of WTM Latin America is now open. The event, which occurs simultaneously with the 43rd Commercial Braztoa Meeting, between 22 – 24 April, at the Expo Center Norte in São Paulo, […]

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WTM Africa 2015 welcomes exciting array of new International exhibitors

| January 15, 2015
WTM Africa 2015 welcomes exciting array of new International exhibitors

WTM Africa 2015, the leading business-to-business tourism event in Africa, has added an array of new International exhibitors, including destination hot-spot Abu Dhabi and a number of major players from the hotel, travel technology, cruise and airline sectors.

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Software specialist to seal deals worth €1m from WTM 2014

| January 13, 2015
Software specialist to seal deals worth €1m from WTM 2014

B2B e-commerce specialist Frosmo estimates it will agree deals worth €1 million as a result of exhibiting at the Travel Tech Show at WTM 2014.

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