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A NEW TAKE ON THE RYOKAN EXPERIENCE

Adrian Zecha, founder of Aman, has partnered with Japanese hospitality group Naru…
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MEXICO’S TOURISM MIRACLE IN 2020

Mexico saw an influx of international visitors in 2020 despite being affected…
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CELEBRATING CHAMPAGNE

France’s Champagne region, famous for its “bubbly”, is entering a new era…
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MADHYA PRADESH AND KERALA PARTNER ON RESPONSIBLE TOURISM

The Central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh has signed a memorandum of…
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TRIP.COM CEO SAYS “CUSTOMERS FIRST” STRATEGY GUIDED COMPANY THROUGH PANDEMIC

“Customers first. Partners second. Ourselves third.” Jane Sun, CEO and member of…
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ITB CHINA TO HOST MICE PROCUREMENT CONVENTION

ITB China and China BT MICE have announced that the Business Travel…
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“C THE UNSEEN”: CELEBRATING CHEMNITZ AS CAPITAL OF CULTURE 2025

In 2025, Chemnitz will become European Capital of Culture. From groundbreaking inventions…
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MEDICAL TOURISM MARKET TO GENERATE CLOSE TO US$275 BILLION BY 2027

New research on the medical tourism market indicates that annual double digit…
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THE CUSTOMER VALUE OF EXHIBITIONS IN THE COVID ERA

With the exhibition and events industry having been largely shut down since…
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MARKET RECOVERY FORECAST BY 2023

Despite a massive decline in travel in 2020, new research from ITB…
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AIRLINES PREPARE FOR NEW U.S. COVID-19 TESTING REQUIREMENTS

Beginning Tuesday, 26 January, international travellers to the United States will be…
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EUROPEANS INCREASINGLY EAGER TO TRAVEL IN SPRING 2021

Europeans are increasingly interested in travelling during the second quarter of 2021,…
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WHAT IS THE #NEWLUXURY IN TOURISM?

Business class or—better yet—first class? Will four stars do? Or will only…
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PRESS SERVICES OUTLINED FOR ITB BERLIN NOW

Organisers of ITB Berlin Now, the virtual edition of the global travel…
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“TRAVEL INSIGHTS WITH GOOGLE”: A TOOL FOR B2B RECOVERY

Google has launched a new tool, Travel Insights with Google, which aims…
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NEW ATTRACTIONS MAKE BERLIN EVEN MORE EXCITING IN 2021

Covid-19 or not, Berlin has recently seen a whole bunch of new…
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BERLIN’S WE LOVE TRAVEL! EVENT OFFERS VITAL NETWORKING POSSIBILITIES

From 16 to 18 October, 90 exhibitors and more than 75 speakers appeared before…
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UK CLOSES ALL TRAVEL CORRIDORS UNTIL AT LEAST MID-FEBRUARY

All UK travel corridors, which allow arrivals from some countries to avoid…
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SAUDI ARABIA LAUNCHES MAJOR TOURISM CAMPAIGN

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has launched a major tourism TV ad…
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INDIA PAINTS ITS BEACHES BLUE

India is increasingly showing commitment to becoming a sustainable, environmentally-friendly tourism destination.…
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HYBRID EVENTS SET TO DRIVE MEETINGS MARKET

As the meetings and incentive industry projects a slow comeback, 70% of…
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FIRST FOR NEW CHINESE PASSENGER JET WITH NEW AIRLINE

For the first time, a Chinese-manufactured 90-seat passenger jet has been placed…