Travelmole in todays edition says:
Greece’s new tourism minister has acted quickly to calm fears that the country will limit all-inclusive resorts after new Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said they were bad for local economies. Continue reading
A milestone resolution recognizing the contribution of sustainable tourism to poverty eradication, community development and the protection of biodiversity has been adopted by consensus by the United Nations General Assembly.
International tourism is set to hit a new record by the end of 2014 with over 1.1 billion international tourists travelling the world in one single year. During the first ten months of 2014, the number of international tourists grew by 5% according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer, rising above expectations.
The First World Conference on Tourism and Culture will bring together, for the first time, Ministers of Tourism and Ministers of Culture from around the world, experts and stakeholders from both sectors to explore new models of partnership between tourism and culture (Siem Reap, Cambodia, 4-6 February 2015).
ITB World Travel Trends Report: Russian travel market remains stable despite crises – positive forecasts for the coming year Continue reading
Μain issue discussed concerned the strengthening of the cultural cooperation between Greece and India
Today (Tuesday 4 November 2014) Travelife, the international sustainability certification programme for the travel industry, launched its exciting new branding at World Travel Market, London, UK. Continue reading
Nov. 4 (Bloomberg) — Greek Tourism Minister Olga Kefalogianni discusses the resurgence of Greek tourism as a return of tourists provides revenue to help the nation’s economy recover from recession. She speaks in today’s “Global Outlook” on “The Pulse.”
A story about Greece with Don Morgan Nielsen, is the new National Tourist Organization video production, presented today at WTM 2014 press conference, that visualizes all GNTO communication for 2015
Every year TUI Suisse takes its staff and travel agents to its TUI World Experience Tour. This year the destination was Crete, Greece. The objective of the 160 plus participants was to get a first hand experience of the destination Crete so that they can transfer the feeling and what to expect to their clients for the upcoming summer season 2015. Continue reading