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#Travel & Tourism

The Rise of Halal Tourism
that Have Halal Will Travel, a Singapore-based online community for Muslim travelers, has also partnered with ITB Asia with a three-hour conference and special booth space focusing on foodie-centric outreach to the Muslim tourism sector. Like Halal Travel ...
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Click-tap your way to stress-free tourism
according to data from the China Outbound Tourism Research Institute. Am sure a huge chunk of those trips were package tours. Industry data showed China's outbound travel market is expected to exceed $163 billion by 2024. Many countries are expected to ...
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Tourism is ready to go — if only travel regulations were too
Travel and tourism play a vital role in growing the economy and creating jobs. According to Stats SA, SA has 16.2-million workers and tourism directly employs 4.5% of them, accounting for a total of 726,500. Tourism created more jobs than manufacturing and ...
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Bowman’s Travel Brief: Tourism Numbers Continue to Rise
Addiction was ripping my family apart. Stigma only made it worse. More and more cities continue to set record tourism numbers year after year. These, of course, aren’t the only destinations seeing an increase in tourists. The travel industry is thriving ...
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ISIS ready to blow up a Costa del Sol Tourism festival
Costa del Sol is one of the most known travel and tourism destinations in Spain. The Costa del Sol is a region in the south of Spain, in the autonomous community of Andalusia, comprising the coastal towns and communities along the coastline of the Province ...
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Talking tourism with CATA’s Chhay Sivlin
Supplied Chhay Sivlin, president of the Cambodia Association of Travel Agents, sits down with Khmer Times’ Chea Vannak to discuss the development of the tourism sector and its outlook for 2019, particularly in the light of a recently announced public ...
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India's travel & tourism expo attracts participants from home and abroad
NEW DELHI, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- Around 1,000 participants from as many as 50 countries and regions as well as across India participated in the three-day expo "South Asia Travel and Tourism Exchange" (SATTE) held in Greater Noida, a city in northern state of ...
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Mexican Tourism Officials Encouraging Travel to Tamaulipas
MCALLEN – Mexican Tourism Officials are encouraging Winter Texans to travel to Tamaulipas. The U.S. State Department issued a travel warning, advising Americans to avoid Tamaulipas. Tamaulipas tourism experts say visitors can find a variety of activities ...
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Antigua and Barbuda Continues Tourism Boom
with officials citing the “uncertainties of Brexit that have suppressed outbound travel from the UK.” “We are optimistic about another year of growth for 2019, with the destination expected to benefit further from upgrades to our tourism ...
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World Travel and Tourism Council announces 2019 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards finalists
The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) is delighted to announce the 15 finalists for its 2019 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards. The 2019 finalists are organized into the following new categories: Climate Action, Investing in People, Destination Stewardship ...
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