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UNWTO welcomes the Waikato Tourism Monitoring Observatory in New Zealand to its INSTO Network

April 12, 2017 | By PressEditor | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

The Waikato Tourism Monitoring Observatory, New Zealand’s first tourism observatory, has joined the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) International Network of Sustainable Tourism Observatories (INSTO). Committed to regular and timely measurement of tourism and its impacts and hosted by the University of Waikato Management School, the observatory is focused on two major tourist locations in Waikato • Read More »

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Fraport Greece begins 40-year concession at 14 Greek regional airports

April 12, 2017 | By PressEditor | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

The Greek state received EUR1.234 billion in an upfront payment, to which Fraport Greece will further invest about EUR400 million for improving and expanding the airports’ infrastructure by 2021. The focus will be on enhancing facilities, operational processes, and the passenger experience. This will be the single largest expansion of Fraport Group’s international airport portfolio, • Read More »

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Leading bed bank on top in Middle East

April 11, 2017 | By PressEditor | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Fast-growing B2B travel company continues to increase presence in the Middle East market and looks forward to the upcoming Arabian Travel Market (ATM) in Dubai. Travellanda has recently been reporting growth in all sectors, and the Middle East is no exception. The region has always been of great interest to the company, and exhibiting at • Read More »

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Queen Elizabeth cruise ship welcomed at Port Victoria

April 11, 2017 | By PressEditor | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Seychelles welcomed the grand and luxurious Queen Elizabeth cruise ship at Port Victoria yesterday. With 1,950 guests onboard and over 1,000 crew members, the cruise ship arrived in Seychelles yesterday morning and left at 9 pm the same day. The ship left Southampton and traveled to a few ports in Australia, Japan, China, Singapore, and • Read More »

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PATA to hold first event in United Arab Emirates

April 11, 2017 | By PressEditor | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

The PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference and Mart 2018 will take place in Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Al Ain is one of the world’s oldest permanently inhabited settlements and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference and Mart 2018 is a three-day niche • Read More »

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Skal International Orlando announces officers

April 11, 2017 | By PressEditor | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Skal International Orlando, the only international organization bringing together sectors of the travel and tourism industry while networking, conducting business and helping communities locally, nationally and internationally, installed its slate of officers for 2017-2018 during its annual installation gala at the Hard Rock Hotel Orlando, while also presenting special industry recognitions. The Skal International Orlando • Read More »

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Seychelles President sends message of condolence following Palm Sunday terror attacks in Coptic churches in Egypt

April 11, 2017 | By PressEditor | 1 Comment | Filed in: Press Releases.

On behalf of the government and people of the Republic of Seychelles, President Danny Faure has sent a message of condolence to his Egyptian counterpart, HE Mr. Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, following the coordinated terror attacks in the Coptic churches in the cities of Alexandria and Tanta which claimed • Read More »

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