Atlantica Hotels & Resorts has been honoured at the internationally recognised 2019 TUI Holly Awards.
Blue Air and Cyprus Airways agreed to continue the codeshare partnership initially launched in December 2018.
City of Dreams Mediterranean Integrated Casino Resort, has been officially announced as the European Casino Association’s (ECA) 29th member. At the general assembly of ECA, the association’s board accepted City of Dreams Mediterranean's membership application, after the company subscribed to ECA’s code of conduct and it was decided that it meets the association’s strict membership criteria.
On the basis of the results of the Cyprus Passenger Survey, revenue from tourism in November 2018 reached EUR91,9 million, recording an increase of 2,7 percent compared to the corresponding month of 2017, while in December 2018 revenue from tourism reached EUR56,4 million recording an increase of 1,1 percent as compared to December 2017.
On the basis of the results of the Cyprus Passengers Survey, arrivals of tourists reached 81,970 in January compared to 75,867 in January 2018, recording an increase of eight percent.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has appointed Century Travel as their representative in Cyprus for sales of their worldwide cruises.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines prides itself on bringing the world closer to its guests, which is made possible by the smaller, more intimate, size of its four ocean ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch – and it’s river boat Brabant.
In the 2019 – 2020 season, Fred. Olsen will be visiting no fewer than 219 destinations in 75 countries around the globe, including calls to and from Limassol, aboard 880-guest Boudicca.
Michelle Tingley, specialist sales, for Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, said, “We recognise the demand for cruise departures from Limassol and are delighted to appoint Century Travel as our representative in Cyprus because of their specialist knowledge of cruising in the region. We look forward to carrying many passengers from Cyprus in 2019, 2020 and beyond.”
Vicky Lewis, head of operations, Century Travel, commented on the representation, and said, “We have been working hard over the last couple of years to bring as many cruise lines to Cyprus as we can. Our clients want more choice and a selection of itineraries, as well as longer voyages. The introduction of cruises with Fred Olsen now brings the total to three cruise lines and we are excited to bring more departures to those living in Cyprus.”
Louis Hotels received distinctions from Tripadvisor, based on customer comments and reviews during 2018.
Melco Resorts & Entertainment was named Socially Responsible Operator of the Year (Land Based) at the 12th International Gaming Awards (IGA).
Radisson Hotel Group has announced the signing of a master development agreement with SunnySeeker Hotels in the Republic of Cyprus.
The newly appointed deputy minister of tourism, Savvas Perdios, was welcomed by Lawrence Ho, CEO, Melco Group, to Cyprus Casinos ‘C2’ Nicosia where they exchanged views on the deputy minister’s new strategy for tourism and Melco’s main objectives and goals for the City of Dreams Mediterranean Integrated Casino Resort (ICR) as well as the Cyprus Casinos properties.