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PATA Gold Awards 2017 ceremony held in Macau

Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) hosted today the PATA Gold Awards Lunch and Award Presentation 2017 with three of this year’s Gold Awards going to Macao tourism operators. The awards... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Oui love Ireland! French travel writers pay a visit

Five top travel writers from France are exploring Ireland’s Ancient East this week, taking in counties Wexford and Wicklow, as well as Dublin. They are here as guests of Tourism Ireland, Fáilte... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Ibiza struggles from perils of mass tourism

Known as a wild party island as well as a place of tranquillity with coves of turquoise blue water, Ibiza’s popularity has increased over the years.   But behind the sea, sun, dancing and yachts... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

The Qatar Cabinet permits QTA to set up tourism companies

The Qatar Cabinet has allowed Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) to take the necessary measures to set up tourism companies in the country in co-ordination with the entities concerned.   The decision... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Virtuoso holds sustainability summit

The global travel and tourism industry faces a number of challenges. In 2015, there were 1.2 billion international tourism arrivals, with billions more domestic tourists. This is predicted to almost... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Chinese premier Li Keqiang stresses on the importance of cooperation in global tourism

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang stressed the importance of cooperation in global tourism development, and said that China would play a productive role in driving sustainable growth.   In a... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Egypt won membership of WTO Commission

On this Tuesday, Egypt succeeded in winning an awesome four-year membership of the Executive Board of the World Tourism Organization (WTO) Commission for the Middle East. This opportunity came at the... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

WTA launched by China

China has launched an international tourism organization for facilitating international cooperation and promoting the sustainable development of tourism.   Li Jinzao, head of China National... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

PA withdraws its bid to be recognized as member of the UNWTO

Yesterday, the Palestinian Authority withdrew its bid to be recognized as a member state of the UNWTO.   The UNWTO was expected to approve the PA’s membership at its General Assembly in China... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

North Korea offers visitors to plant rice and carry on agricultural work

North Korea, the famine stricken part is currently contributing visitors an opportunity to plant rice and conduct agricultural work on “interesting labour tours”. As we know, in recent months,... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Najib Balala elected UNWTO Africa Commission chair

On Tuesday, Tourism CS Najib Balala was nominated chair of the UN Word Tourism Organisation Commission for Africa in Chengdu, China. Balala will occupy this position for two years til 2019 if... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Najib Balala elected UNWTO Africa Commission chair

On Tuesday, Tourism CS Najib Balala was nominated chair of the UN Word Tourism Organisation Commission for Africa in Chengdu, China. Balala will occupy this position for two years til 2019 if... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

NYC & Company and Cape Town Tourism embarking on partnership

The destination marketing organizations (DMOs) NYC & Company and Cape Town Tourism are embarking on the first-ever city-to-city partnership between groups in the United States and South Africa.... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

NYC & Company and Cape Town Tourism embarking on partnership

The destination marketing organizations (DMOs) NYC & Company and Cape Town Tourism are embarking on the first-ever city-to-city partnership between groups in the United States and South Africa.... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]