The humanitarian crisis in the Africa's Lake Chad basin, affecting parts of Nigeria, Niger, Chad and Cameroon, continues to worsen due to prolonged violence, insecurity and environmental degradation.
European Commission has found Croatia’s plans to grant HRK250 million (USD39.783 million) to ensure regular ferry connections on five routes between Croatian islands and the mainland to be in line with EU State aid rules.
As the Sahel region experiences its worst food and nutrition crisis in five years and continued insecurity, the European Commission (EC) announced a humanitarian aid package worth EUR191.3 million (USD223 million).
Following a campaign by ERA (European Regions Airline Association) as well as complementary work with other airspace user stakeholders to seek a prioritised and stepped ADS-B implementation based on ANSP, airspace user and airport needs, challenges and capabilities, the European Commission has disclosed that reasonable, justified exemptions may be considered.
Over 600 European cities can until the June 30 apply to compete for the title of the first European Capital of Smart Tourism.
Some 100 European tour operators, selected by the European Commission, are planned to take part in the upcoming 6th Chengdu International Tourism Expo (CITE) 2018 for the first time.
Over the last 12 months, the EU and Tunisia have developed much closer relations and stepped up their cooperation in the various fields.
European Union Tourism Trends, a new report prepared by World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in cooperation with European Commission, underscores tourism’s major social and economic benefits for EU countries.
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG GROW) of the European Commission recently gathered national tourism policy makers and statisticians in Brussels to advance the measurement of economic impact through Tourism Satellite Accounts (TSAs.)
The European Commission-funded project Partnerships in European Tourism will be part of the China Outbound Travel & Tourism Market (COTTM) in April 2018, marking the first of a series of business-to-business tourism events within 2018 EU-China Tourism Year.