The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) revealed that the focus of its 2018 Global Summit will be on the sector’s future, examining leadership, biometrics, crisis management and sustainable growth.
Ethiopian Airlines announced that it has commenced a five-weekly service to Buenos Aires, Argentina, with the initial flight launching on March 08. Buenos Aires is now the carrier’s sixth gateway to the Americas.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced new data showing that aviation and aviation-induced tourism contribute USD9.6 billion to Argentina’s economy to support 300,000 jobs.
Travel company &Beyond has launched an exclusive selection of newly arranged Small Group Journeys.
Melia Hotels International has welcomed the opening of the Meliá Iguazu, hailed as the only hotel located in the heart of Iguazu National Park in Argentina.
To highlight the relevance of wine and gastronomy as key components of tourism development, the 22nd World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Global Conference on Wine Tourism was held in Mendoza, Argentina on September 29-30.
According to STR’s preliminary data for June, hotels in Melbourne reported positive performance, with a two percent year-on-year jump in RevPAR to AUD137.88 (USD109.01).
Abercrombie & Kent (A&K) has recently published its 2018 preview brochure devoted to select luxury small group journeys featuring seasonal pricing for the most-requested destinations.
STR’s May 2017 Pipeline Report unveiled 60,167 keys in 385 hotels under contract in Central and South America, a 10.3 percent decline in rooms compared to May 2016.