Frankfurt, 20 May 2013 After presentations from the two shortlisted destinations, Kuching in Sarawak, Malaysia, and the Czech Republic capital Prague, ICCA President Arnaldo Nardone on behalf of the ICCA Board of Directors today announced at the mid-year ICCA meeting held alongside IMEX,
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The move away from desktops towards smartphones and tablets is changing how the travel industry uses technology to connect with today’s multi-device consumer, concluded board-level travel industry participants at the recent World Travel Market Round Table into the Future of Mobile.
The inaugural World Travel Market Latin America, the leading global event for the Latin American travel industry, attracted almost 17,000 visits from senior industry professionals looking to conduct business negotiations over the three days of the event.
International arrivals to the UAE increased healthily in 2012, reaching an estimated 11 million tourists delegates heard today at the latest WTM Vision Conference – Dubai held at Reed Travel Exhibition’s event Arabian Travel Market.
First day of World Travel Market Latin America is marked by optimism and an expectation for great business deals to be done
More than 1,200 exhibitors from all over the world were present at the first edition of one of the most important world tourism fairs on the continent.
Brazil is entering a hotel building boom, driven by demand for beds not only during the FIFA World Cup 2014 and the Olympics Games in 2016 but also from domestic travellers, reveals new research presented (April 24 2013) at the WTM Vision Conference – São Paulo.
JacTravel, the UK-based B2B wholesaler best known for its extensive range of hotels online and inbound travel services,
ICCA to host seminar on international association meetings market in Latin America at first edition of WTM
ICCA has announced that it is set to host a special seminar entitled “The growth of the Latin American Congress & Convention Sector in the World Scenario” during the first edition of World Travel Market Latin America, taking place 23-25 April 2013 in Brazil.
Brazil’s USD$23 Billion Gay Travel Market – World’s Second Largest LGBT Tourism Market Comes Out at WTM Latin America
The number of outbound trips made by Chinese travellers is seeing double-digit growth, thanks to rising disposable incomes and web bookings, reveals exclusive research unveiled today (8 April) at the WTM Vision Conference – Beijing.
Russia’s poor image overseas is holding back its inbound tourism industry’s ability to attract visitors from the US and western Europe, reveals new research at WTM Vision Conference – Moscow today.
World Travel Market, the leading global event for the travel industry, is delighted to announce this year’s line-up of high-calibre speakers for the third WTM Vision Conference – Dubai on 7 May.
The first WTM Vision Conference – São Paulo has an industry-leading line up to give senior industry delegates the information, insight and opinion to run their businesses.
She will continue her role as Chairman of Just a Drop, the international water charity she founded in 1998. Reed has supported this charity since its inception and will continue to do so.
WTM Latin America has created a dedicated area on the exhibition floor to showcase organisations with global representation. The ‘Global Village’ will host international hotel chains,
World Travel Market, the leading global event of the travel industry, launched futuretravelleaders.TV, a dedicated channel featuring the travel and tourism’s rising stars of today and tomorrow’s industry leaders.
The second WTM Vision Conference – Moscow has an industry-leading line up to help senior industry delegates run their businesses.
World Travel Market Latin America, the leading global event for the Latin American travel industry, has received phenomenal global interest in its Hosted Buyers’ Programme.
WTM Latin America to follow World Travel Market – London and facilitate phenomenal business for the region
World Travel Market Latin America is poised to follow hot on the heels of sister event World Travel Market in London and generate a phenomenal amount of inbound and outbound business for the region.
New industry online TV channel launched yesterday with an exclusive interview from Markly Wilson, Director of International Marketing, New York State Division of Tourism.
- Destinations at the forefront of LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) tourism marketing announce development of the first ever specialist LGBT training for travel agents and tour operators.
London 2012 will have a positive impact on future UK tourism but the government still needs to do more to help, said delegates at the latest WTM Meridian Club Think Tank. Senior buyers from WTM Meridian Club involved the hotel sector – hoteliers, wholesalers, inbound operators and Travel Management Companies (TMCs) – met in central [...]
World Travel Market, the leading global event for the travel industry, is expanding its highly-successful mid-year half-day WTM Vision Conference series to seven events in 2013. 2013 will see an event in São Paulo added to last year’s programme taking the total to seven WTM Vision Conference events in; Moscow, 2 April Beijing, 8 April [...]
World Travel Market 2012, the leading global event for the travel industry, experienced an overall accumulative 3% increase in visitors with each of the four days attracting more visitors than in 2011. Overall WTM 2012 attracted almost 29,000 travel trade visitors, reveals unaudited figures. The first day of WTM 2012 (Monday 5 November) was a [...]
WTM 2013 to be the biggest and best yet with an increased focus on travel technology, luxury and business travel
World Travel Market 2013, the leading global event for the travel industry, will be the biggest and best ever with an increased focus on three growth sectors of travel technology, luxury and business travel. The new look WTM 2013, which takes place between Monday 4 – Thursday 7 November, will see; • The Travel Technology [...]
Flanders will be “guest region” at the most important tourism exhibition in London. Flanders has been confirmed as the Premier Partner at World Travel Market (WTM) in London for 2013 and 2014. This will ensure that Flanders will feature as a “guest region” at WTM for the next two years, at one of the most [...]
At the end of a difficult year, Atlantica Hotels & Resorts once more confirmed their excellence in offering premium quality hotel services. At the leading global event for the travel industry (World Travel Market – London), Atlantica Hotels & Resorts was awarded with 19 significant distinctions from the leading tour operators in Europe TUI UK [...]
The first three days of World Travel Market 2012, the leading global event for the travel industry, experienced an impressive visitor increase of 4%. Monday 5 to Wednesday 7 November saw 38,735 visitors walk through the doors of ExCeL – London to attend WTM 2012, reveals unaudited figures. This compares to 37,331 across the first [...]
The Spanish city of Lorca has won a prestigious World Travel Market Globe Award in recognition for its response to an earthquake in May 2011 which took nine people’s lives and had a disastrous impact on the city’s tourism. Reed Travel Exhibitions Chairman World Travel Market Fiona Jeffery presented the award to Lorca Municipality Major [...]
With hundreds of magnificent places to visit across England, Wales and Northern Ireland, the National Trust stand at World Travel Market is the perfect place to pick up great ideas for days out. Keep up-to-date on new developments, enter our competition, meet the team and take the opportunity to ask any questions about making the [...]
STAND No. NA383 Delegates attending World Travel Market will be given the opportunity to contribute to a unique, interactive art installation celebrating sustainable tourism practices. Following its ‘Message in 1,100 Bottles’ sculpture at last year’s show – a plastic bottle homage to Rodin’s The Thinker, urging the industry to think about waste reduction policies – [...]
Deutsche Bahn is nominated for the Business Travel Awards 2013 by the renowned Buying Business Travel Magazine. In the category “Best Rail Operator” The other contenders in that category are Eurostar and Heathrow Express. The award winners will be announced on 21st January 2013. With its bahn.corporate program DB Bahn offers any company discounted tickets [...]
World Travel Market, the leading global event for the travel industry, encourages bloggers and writers to come to the 2012 event and engage with WTM exhibitors, to provide joint business opportunities. A travel blogger contest, called Thailand Reunited #ThaiTales has launched this week to encourage bloggers to visit WTM. The competition is open to all [...]
As part of the ongoing efforts to increase awareness on Destination Gambia, the Ministry of Tourism and Culture and the Gambia Tourism Board will participate in the World Travel Market Trade Fair in London, UK from 5th – 8 November, 2012. Destination Gambia, acclaimed as The Smiling Coast of Africa, is globally renowned for its hospitality, friendliness, and leadership in eco-tourism. [...]
Disabled holidaymakers who still face countless problems and difficulties when travelling abroad often give up trying to take a holiday overseas, Fiona Jeffery, OBE, Chairman of World Travel Market has said. “Despite the efforts of some people within the travel industry, the sad fact is that disabled people still encounter notable difficulties from the moment [...]
Sport forms one of the key themes for the Cyprus Tourism Organisation at WTM 2012; since hosting Team GB for the Athens Games in 2004 Cyprus has remained a regular training ground for British sportsmen and women due to its year-round temperate climate and excellent facilities, which are suitable both for professionals and, those who simply [...]
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