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UMB stresses promotion of tourism in Africa

Mr. John Awuah, UMB Chief Executive Officer, stressed the promotion of tourism in Africa, in order to propel the continent’s socio-economic development.   He said that tourism is one of... … [Read more...]

Tourism Malaysia signs year-long partnership with Luis Suarez

Tourism Malaysia (TM) signed a year-long partnership with FC Barcelona footballer Luis Suarez last year.   With the Chinese New Year – one of the biggest festivities in Malaysia setting in,... … [Read more...]

Govt. to develop Telangana as international tourism hub

Telangana Tourism Secretary B Venkatesham said on Monday that the target of the government was to develop the state as a major tourist destination at the international level.   The Tourism... … [Read more...]

Travelport Worldwide Limited Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results

Travelport Worldwide Limited today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2017.   Highlights (for full year 2017 unless stated otherwise)  ... … [Read more...]

Chinese community is the largest minority ethnic group of Ireland

The Chinese community in Ireland, especially Northern Ireland, is the province’s largest minority ethnic group.   If the last century belonged to the US, the current one will most definitely be... … [Read more...]

Urgent emergency can make Maldives tourism cost millions

The island nation has been involved in new political chaos after the Supreme Court on February 1 called the urgent release of all the imprisoned political leaders including Mohamed Nasheed, the... … [Read more...]

Qatar has prominent competitive indicators in world tourism

Recently, Gustavo Leite, Paraguay’s Minister of Industry and Commerce explained that Qatar has good sign of competitiveness in the global market.   In an interview, the Paraguayan minister... … [Read more...]

By 2020, tourism market all over is anticipating a huge growth

The growing per capita income is propelling the growth in terms of global tourism market causing continuous growth in international tourism. In the last five years, tourism market in all the growing... … [Read more...]

Cebu to emphasize on adventure & faith based tourism this year

In 2018 in Cebu, adventure tourism and faith tourism has a huge chance to flourish.   Cebu Provincial Tourism Officer Joselito “Boboi” Costas explained that this year the provincial government... … [Read more...]

Bayelsa has potential of becoming medical tourism hub of Nigeria

The Nigerian Former President Olusegun Obasanjo said that the huge investments by Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State for ensuring quality healthcare will soon turn the state into a medical... … [Read more...]

Promotional film of Wuhan tourism screened at Times Square in NYC

On February 16th, which was the first day of the Chinese Dog Year, a new promotional film of Wuhan, a famous Chinese inland city, was screened on the Reuters large screen at the Times Square in New... … [Read more...]

UP Unveils Ambitious Tourism Policy, To Provide 5 Lakhs Jobs Annually

The Uttar Pradesh state government has set an ambitious target of generating 500,000 jobs every year by attracting Rs 5000 crore as investment and increasing foreign tourists arrival by ten per cent.... … [Read more...]

Helsinki is all set to provide an improved travel experience for the Chinese travelers

Last week, Tencent, the internet service giant and the City of Helsinki together introduced a WeChat Helsinki mini program.   The new application provides all Helsinki related travel information... … [Read more...]

Tibet witnesses huge surge in tourist arrivals

The regional tourism development committee announced on Monday that southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region welcomed about 216,400 tourists from home and abroad from Feb. 15 to Feb. 18, the... … [Read more...]