SEVILLE, Spain, 4 April 2019: Travel and Tourism was touted as the best channel for governments to generate economic growth, create jobs and reduce poverty according to World Travel & Tourism Council president & CEO Gloria Guevara.
ISTANBUL, 4 April 2019: The switch over to Istanbul Airport that officially opened last October will be completed by 6 April, when all airlines will operate from the new airport. The new Istanbul Airport has been billed...
MUNICH, 2 April 2019: Lufthansa launched a new service from Munich to Osaka effective 1 April by extending a Frankfurt to Munich flight to Osaka. Also from Munich, Lufthansa will add a daily...
LONDON, 2 April 2019: Portugal’s travel and tourism sector enjoyed one of the highest growth rates in Europe to contribute €38.4 billion to the economy and one in five of all jobs in 2018, demonstrating the importance of the sector...
DUBAI, 18 March 2019: One of the world's most visited cities, Dubai is promoting a Go Dubai Pass that offers bargains at 35 top attractions. Dubai claims tourist arrivals peaked at 14 million last year...
TOKYO, 13 March 2019: JTB Global Marketing & Travel received the Travelife Partner status recently in recognition of the group’s efforts to establish sustainability. JTBGMT complied with over 100 criteria related to operators’ office...
DOHA, Qatar, 13 March 2019: Qatar Airways will introduce seven new destinations to its global route network this year. During a media briefing at ITB Berlin last week the airline confirmed it would launch...
BANGKOK, 4 March, 2018: Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office and PATA will jointly hosts a Mekong Tourism Forum at ITB Berlin, 6 March. Now in its third year, the 2019 Mekong Tourism Forum at ITB Berlin (MTF@ITB) will...
KATHMANDU, Nepal — Nepal’s Minister of Tourism Rabindra Adhikari and six other people, including the pilot, were killed Wednesday when their helicopter crashed in Nepal’s eastern region. The helicopter, operated by Air Dynasty, crashed in...
PARIS, 11 February 2019:  Tourists visiting the French capital should be vigilant and exercise caution, staying well clear of yellow-vest protests that became more violent over the weekend. Although travel advisors are not cautioning against...