After the cute Kumamon bear became Japan’s most popular mascot, now there is a new mascot bear becoming the new favorite in Asia. This black bear mascot came from Taiwan and he was the ambassador for Universiade 2017, his name is Bravo. Bravo and Kumamon are both black bear, the biggest difference between them is • Read More »
The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority is joining forces with trade partners on a new brand marketing campaign launching on Friday 23rd June. The campaign is strategically timed to promote the destination’s accessibility and drive sales during the summer period. The tourism authority has partnered with tour operators, airlines and partners to maximise the size • Read More »
Sunny and picturesque Lisbon has much to offer the cultural explorer, and the luxury five-star Corinthia Hotel Lisbon is making a city getaway more attractive with its Suite Lisbon special offer. Guests will be picked up at the airport (and dropped off on departure), luxuriate in one of the hotel’s stunning suites filled with Champagne, • Read More »
In a year when the IMEX Group set out to live and breathe its 2017 Talking Point – Purposeful Meetings – exhibitor and buyer feedback suggests the new, experiential approach to IMEX in Frankfurt paid off. From the launch of EduMonday on 15 May to the creation and expansion of registration, wellbeing, education and food • Read More »
Meetings industry professionals from across the world gathered together to celebrate and honour a variety of achievements last night at the 15th annual IMEX Gala Dinner held at the prestigious Alte Oper, a concert hall and former opera house in Frankfurt. The awards were: The MPI Student Scholarship Award; DMAI Destination Leadership Award; IAEE International • Read More »
UNWTO Executive Council recommends Zurab Pololikashvili for Secretary-General for the period 2018-2021May 12, 2017 | By PressEditor | No Comments | Filed in: Feature Releases, FIR.
UNWTO Executive Council recommends Zurab Pololikashvili for Secretary-General for the period 2018-2021 The 105th session of the UNWTO Executive Council, meeting in Madrid, Spain, on 12 May 2017, recommended Zurab Pololikashvili, Ambassador of Georgia in Spain, as a nominee for the post of Secretary-General for the four-year-period starting January 2018. The candidature of Zurab Pololikashvili • Read More »
Honolulu (FIR)- Today the chairman of the International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP) Juergen Thomas Steinmetz issued an open letter in regards to the ongoing election for a new Secretary-General of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). The letter is addressing all Executive Members voting for the new Secretary General on May 12 in • Read More »