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Many destinations are now thinking of introducing tourist tax

MANY DESTINATIONS ARE NOW THINKING OF INTRODUCING TOURIST TAX

Countries and cities have often tried to encourage tourism, understanding the fact that visitors and the money they spend fosters economic...

The UAE expects to open more new hotel rooms this year

THE UAE EXPECTS TO OPEN MORE NEW HOTEL ROOMS THIS YEAR

The UAE is expected to open more new hotel rooms this year than any other country outside China. STR's international pipeline data...

 
 
 
Travel and tourism industry has the potential to create millions of jobs

TRAVEL AND TOURISM INDUSTRY HAS THE POTENTIAL TO CREATE MILLIONS OF JOBS

Travel and tourism is a high-growth industry having the potential to create millions of jobs and boost employment prospects. The WTTC...

These major airlines to add a non-binary gender option for flight booking

THESE MAJOR AIRLINES TO ADD A NON-BINARY GENDER OPTION FOR FLIGHT BOOKING

When booking their flights, air travelers in the United States will soon have new gender options. The non-binary option will accommodate...

 
 
 
Hotel accommodation booking increased in Arizona's Tempe city

HOTEL ACCOMMODATION BOOKING INCREASED IN ARIZONA'S TEMPE CITY

Tempe's tourism revenue increased last year with a million more rooms rented in 2018. According to the Tempe Tourism Office, in 2018,...

Hotel Arras to Open in Asheville

HOTEL ARRAS TO OPEN IN ASHEVILLE

This spring, new luxury accommodations open in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The new Hotel Arras in Asheville, North Carolina...

 
 
 
PlanetSide Arena pushed back to accommodate new PS4 port

PLANETSIDE ARENA PUSHED BACK TO ACCOMMODATE NEW PS4 PORT

PlanetSide Arena , Daybreak Games' battle royale version of its popular MMO-shooter, has been hit with another delay. Originally scheduled...

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If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing...

 
 
 
Tourism contributes about 8 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions

TOURISM CONTRIBUTES ABOUT 8 PERCENT OF GLOBAL GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS

Tourist travel has become an important way of rediscovering ourselves, learning about new cultures, rejuvenating our minds and souls...

IATA urges US govt, industry to work together to boost aviation growth

IATA URGES US GOVT, INDUSTRY TO WORK TOGETHER TO BOOST AVIATION GROWTH

In order to ensure that aviation is able to accommodate an expected 62% rise in demand for air travel to, from and within the country...

 
 
 
Visitor arrivals to Singapore hit record high last year

VISITOR ARRIVALS TO SINGAPORE HIT RECORD HIGH LAST YEAR

Last year, visitor arrivals to Singapore hit a record high, far exceeding targets, and preliminary estimates of tourism spending showed...

Growth in Australian tourism boosts biggest hotel building boom

GROWTH IN AUSTRALIAN TOURISM BOOSTS BIGGEST HOTEL BUILDING BOOM

Tourism Accommodation Australia intends to add 272 hotels in the Australia's capitals over the next six years. That would mean 45,000...

 
 
 
Sri Lanka tourism - Little attention paid on ROI despite staggering 2.2 million tourists!

SRI LANKA TOURISM - LITTLE ATTENTION PAID ON ROI DESPITE STAGGERING 2.2 MILLION TOURISTS!

Sri Lanka tourism in 2018 was said to have reached an all-time height, with an astounding 2.2 million tourists visiting the country....

Czech Republic's lively capital city, Prague attracts nearly 8 million tourists last year

CZECH REPUBLIC'S LIVELY CAPITAL CITY, PRAGUE ATTRACTS NEARLY 8 MILLION TOURISTS LAST YEAR

Prague attracted almost 7.9 million visitors in 2018. It is a 3.2 percent increase compared to 2017. The foreign tourists accounted...

 
 
 
NYC Half Marathon Guide Dog Relay

NYC HALF MARATHON GUIDE DOG RELAY

On Sunday, March 17, 2019, a team of Guiding Eyes dogs will help us accomplish something that has never been done before. Thanks to...

New app to draw greater number of Chinese tourists to Scotland

NEW APP TO DRAW GREATER NUMBER OF CHINESE TOURISTS TO SCOTLAND

From Tuesday, the VisitScotland app will appear on popular Chinese instant messaging service WeChat. Users in WeChat can now browse...

 
 
 
In January, Dubrovnik experiences record number of tourists!

IN JANUARY, DUBROVNIK EXPERIENCES RECORD NUMBER OF TOURISTS!

For Dubrovnik tourism, it has been a record start for the year, the Croatian Tourist Board reported on Monday. As per the eVisitor...

Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora Named 1 Hotel in French Polynesia by TripAdvisor

FOUR SEASONS RESORT BORA BORA NAMED 1 HOTEL IN FRENCH POLYNESIA BY TRIPADVISOR

Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora was named the 1 Hotel in French Polynesia in the 2019 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards. Based on...

 
 
 
Carnival Cruise Line's Mardi Gras Opens for Sale as Company Announces Inaugural Season Itineraries

CARNIVAL CRUISE LINE'S MARDI GRAS OPENS FOR SALE AS COMPANY ANNOUNCES INAUGURAL SEASON ITINERARIES

Carnival Cruise Line's Mardi Gras - already creating buzz among cruise fans - is now open for sale of its inaugural schedule for 2020. Mardi...

Edinburg councilors are all geared up to introduce tourist tax

EDINBURG COUNCILORS ARE ALL GEARED UP TO INTRODUCE TOURIST TAX

As per a new report, proposals for bringing in a £2 tourist tax in Edinburgh would be capped at seven nights. Edinburgh City Council...