Arabian Travel Market (ATM), part of the World Travel Marke (WTM) portfolio, has boosted its executive team with the appointment of a new portfolio director, who has over 25 years of experience within the travel trade and hospitality industry.
Hotelbeds, one of the world´s leading bedbank, has provided an update on the UK source market during the World Travel Market (WTM) which took place in London.
The 2018 edition of World Travel Market (WTM) saw the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) continue its operational focus on investing in innovation and digital advances for a tourism sector that can deliver opportunities for all. UNWTO co-hosted a Ministerial Summit and launched a white paper on the relationship between music and tourism at the UK tourism trade fair on November 06 - 07.
Gastrodiplomacy in Jordan, plans for Expo 2020 in Dubai, opportunities in Africa and the latest travel trends for the region were all hotly debated topics in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) Inspiration Zone on Day Three of WTM London.
Organisers of WTM London 2017 announced that they expect the event will have generated travel and tourism industry deals worth a record GBP3.1 billion (USD 4.4 million).
Much like other successful tourist regions such as Southern California and Western Australia, South Africa’s Western Cape is among the world’s most water-scarce areas.
As technology advances and traveller behaviour changes, the tourism production chain is reinventing itself.
Hotelbeds has announced their plan to increase the number of directly contracted hotels available across its bedbank platform.
Ministers of tourism from 60 countries and leaders from private sector companies and associations will summon at the Ministers Summit organised by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the World Travel Market (WTM) in London to discuss the challenges of sustainable tourism.