Global tourism rises 4%

ST PETERSBURG 11 September 2019 - International tourist arrivals grew 4% from January to June 2019, compared to the same period last year, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer published ahead of the 23rd World Tourism Organization General Assembly....
BANGKOK, 11 September 2019: The chairman of the PATA Foundation, Peter Semone, quit abruptly last week, after heading the foundation for over five years Travel Impact Newswire reported Tuesday. Known for its in-depth analysis of...
BANGKOK, 30 March 2018: Pacific Asia Travel Association has appointed Trevor Weltman as chief of staff effective 2 April. Reporting to PATA CEO, Mario Hardy, he will be responsible for planning, managing, coordinating and executing the association’s day-to-day activities. The post...
BANGKOK, 19 September 2019: Leaders of the Pacific Travel Association and its foundation are going the extra mile in the name of transparency. PATA’s CEO Mario Hardy messaged TTR Weekly at the weekend to confirm the...
BANGKOK, 24 June 2019; Pacific Asia Travel Association’s Thailand Chapter named Thai Airways International vice president of sales Nond Kalinta as chairman of its executive board. He takes the chair from Pacific World Meetings &...
SINGAPORE 9 February 2018 The International Air Transport Association and the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore will establish a Global Safety Predictive Analytics Research Center (SPARC) in Singapore. SPARC will use predictive analytics to identify potential aviation safety hazards and...
LONDON, 26 January 2021: The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH), released major guidelines Monday focusing on how private sector organisations can implement health and hygiene protocols and improve public confidence...
BANGKOK, 4 September 29 2019: The Pacific Asia Travel Association has strengthened its partnership with Binumi, a video content platform to develop more robust video communications. “PATA is pleased to bolster its partnership with Binumi and begin...
MONTREAL, 29 April 2020:  The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on regulators to take urgent action to help civil aviation operate seamlessly and safely between states during the Covid-19 pandemic. To help facilitate the restart of...
BANGKOK, 4 March 2020: The Pacific Asia Travel Association named the PATA Nepal Chapter's chief executive officer, Suresh Singh Budal, its 2020 PATA Face of the Future. The prestigious honour is open annually...