SINGAPORE, 7 March 2017: Germans turn out to have the most powerful passport that grants the owner a visa-free or visa-on-arrival welcome in 157 countries worldwide. According to the latest PassportIndex.Org data, Singapore overtook South Korea to take the second...
LONDON, 28 September 2017: The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) joined the UNWTO in the celebration of World Tourism Day in Qatar, Wednesday. The special day highlighted the economic, social and environmental contribution of travel and tourism to sustainable...
BERLIN, 10 March 2017: Five winners of the 2017 National Geographic World Legacy Awards were announced Thursday during an awards ceremony held at the Palais am Funkturm, the new official awards venue of ITB Berlin. For the first time four...
FRANKFURT, 15 September 2017: Segway, a leading provider of electric personal transporers announced, Thursday, its latest innovation the CityGo Last Mile System at the IAA  2017 show held in Frankfurt. Segway calls it a "smart electric kick-scooter" that could reshape...
BERLIN, 6 March 2017: ITB Berlin reports it has measures in place to minimise the impact of ground crew strikes at Berlin’s airports. The world’s largest travel trade show opens Wednesday, 8 March,  at Berlin's sprawling exhibition grounds. ITB Berlin announced,...
HONG KONG, 24 July 2017: Plaza Premium Group  has been awarded the contract by Aeroporti di Roma (ADR) to operate a brand new Plaza Premium Lounge for Leonardo da Vinci airport in Rome, Italy The international airport lounge operator has...
BANGKOK, 13 March 2017: UNESCO World Heritage sites, local foods and festivals are the top attractions for travellers exploring the Silk Road countries according to the latest findings by TripAdvisor. TripAdvisor presented the findings of the TripAdvisor Travel Trends for...
MADRID, 22 August 2017: Two global travel organisations, UNWTO and WTTC have strongly condemned the latest terrorist attacks in Spain. UNWTO called it a “heinous attack” perpetrated in the city of Barcelona and expressed heartfelt condolences to the families and...
BAAR, Switzerland, 25 September, 2017: Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has appointed Julien Bonafous as vice president sales, a new role created to support the hospitality firm’s ongoing expansion drive. Bonafous, whose 20-year career in the hotel industry has included several...
MADRID, 24 August 2017: To support its International Year on Sustainable Tourism for Development, the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is launching a consumer- campaign aimed at raising awareness of the value and contribution that sustainable tourism can make towards...