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Tourism will flourish: thanks to forgetfulness
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Tourism will flourish: thanks to forgetfulness

Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 16, 2021

Is the ability to forget the key to bringing back tourism? It is no secret that crises can severely affect ... Read More

ABPCO releases 2021-22 member focused business plan
Breaking Travel News

ABPCO releases 2021-22 member focused business plan

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- January 14, 2021

Association of British Professional Conference Organizers unveils new strategic plan Read More

How you can influence the future of Aviation?
Airline News

How you can influence the future of Aviation?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 13, 2021

The World Tourism Network emerged out of a grassroots initiatives known as rebuilding.travel. Aviation veteran Vijay Poonoosamy, a former VP ... Read More

WTTC: Downfall of discriminating against unvaccinated travelers
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WTTC: Downfall of discriminating against unvaccinated travelers

Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- January 13, 2021

With comprehensive COVID-19 testing allowing for the free and safe movement of travelers, there should be no further requirements for ... Read More

COVID-19 pandemic has cost global tourism industry $935 billion
Hospitality Industry News

COVID-19 pandemic has cost global tourism industry $935 billion

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- January 12, 2021

COVID-19 pandemic has had a huge financial impact on tourism globally, affecting all countries around the world, as well as ... Read More

IMEX cancelled once again
Meeting Industry News

IMEX cancelled once again

Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- January 11, 2021

IMEX Frankfurt scheduled for May 25-27, 2021, has officially been cancelled as announced by the IMEX Group Chairman Ray Bloom ... Read More

Maximum penalties demanded for illegal party organizers
Cultural Travel News

Maximum penalties demanded for illegal party organizers

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- January 8, 2021

International Nightlife Association says Illegal gatherings only punish the industry and delay its reopening Read More

International Congress and Convention Association announces new team structure
Meeting Industry News

International Congress and Convention Association announces new team structure

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- January 5, 2021

International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA), the global association for the international meetings industry, is privileged to announce the appointment ... Read More

Introducing Ideation + H: New Boutique Hospitality Asset Management and Consulting Firm
Hospitality Industry News

Introducing Ideation + H: New Boutique Hospitality Asset Management and Consulting Firm

Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- January 4, 2021

Pamela Malkani is pleased to announce the formation of ideation + h as of January 1, 2021.The new boutique hospitality ... Read More

World Tourism Network urges Kuleana for 2021
Travel Associations News

World Tourism Network urges Kuleana for 2021

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2020

Responsibility Creates Opportunities Tourism is going through a tough new reality that needs a new response For those of us ... Read More

International Nightlife Association warns about spike in illegal New Year’s Eve parties
Cultural Travel News

International Nightlife Association warns about spike in illegal New Year’s Eve parties

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- December 30, 2020

While nightlife business owners and clubbers should be getting ready for the most important night of the year, New Year’s ... Read More

Love to travel? Invitation to the 2020/21 WTN New Year Party
Breaking Travel News

Love to travel? Invitation to the 2020/21 WTN New Year Party

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2020

Bring your pots and pans! Share Hopes, Dreams, and Miracles! The World Tourism Network in cooperation with eTurboNews is inviting ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board Italy participates in Travel Open Day Virtual
Seychelles travel news

Seychelles Tourism Board Italy participates in Travel Open Day Virtual

Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- December 29, 2020

From December 14-16, 2020, the Seychelles Tourism Board Italy participated to the first edition of the travel virtual fair Travel ... Read More

French Dairy Board honors Middle East pastry chefs of the future in Dubai
Culinary Travel News

French Dairy Board honors Middle East pastry chefs of the future in Dubai

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- December 28, 2020

The French Dairy Board and the European Union, have once again proved its commitment to supporting the next generation of ... Read More

Silent Earthquakes in Hospitality and the Erosion of Standards
Hospitality Industry News

Silent Earthquakes in Hospitality and the Erosion of Standards

Richard Adam Richard Adam- December 28, 2020

Since I can remember, there are these “The future of …..” type of thing conferences, publications and panel discussions. What ... Read More

Maharashtra Tourism: Mission Begin Again
India Travel News

Maharashtra Tourism: Mission Begin Again

Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- December 26, 2020

“We wanted to build the hospitality industry as a core industry for the state. Likewise, with the event industry. Maharashtra ... Read More

Vaccine politics and tourism
Government and Public Sector Tourism News

Vaccine politics and tourism

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- December 17, 2020

Tourism before the pandemic Over the past several decades, tourism has experienced continuous growth and diversification to become one of ... Read More

Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival Draws Close to 1 Million
Hong Kong Travel News

Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival Draws Close to 1 Million

Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- December 16, 2020

The 2020 Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival officially concluded yesterday. It was the first time the Hong Kong Tourism ... Read More

Seychelles Guards Middle Eastern Ties
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Seychelles Guards Middle Eastern Ties

Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- December 11, 2020

Seychelles strengthens its relationships with Middle Eastern travel trade partners through the Seychelles Tourism Board’s (STB) participation in the first ... Read More

Thailand tourism industry meets, asks for opening of borders and skies
Thailand travel news

Thailand tourism industry meets, asks for opening of borders and skies

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- December 11, 2020

The two esteemed associations held their joint Annual SKÅL BANGKOK and PATA THAILAND CHAPTER 2020 Charity Christmas Lunch this week.  ... Read More

World Tourism Network Highlights Mafia Island as Good Case Study
Tanzania Travel and Tourism News

World Tourism Network Highlights Mafia Island as Good Case Study

Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- December 11, 2020

Celebrating the launch of the World Tourism Network (WTN) with a month of interesting events from all over the world, ... Read More

US Travel announces cooperation with Connect Travel for IPW 2021
Meeting Industry News

US Travel announces cooperation with Connect Travel for IPW 2021

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- December 10, 2020

The U.S. Travel Association announced Thursday that it will coordinate with the trade show company Connect Travel to co-locate several ... Read More

World Tourism Network in 123 countries sets new trends: The Official Launch
Breaking Travel News

World Tourism Network in 123 countries sets new trends: The Official Launch

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 10, 2020

Tourism has been rebuilding since March 8, 2020. On March 8, 2020 a small group of tourism leaders supported by ... Read More

The St. Regis San Francisco Among First Hotels and Resorts in the World to Achieve Health Security Verification
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The St. Regis San Francisco Among First Hotels and Resorts in the World to Achieve Health Security Verification

Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- December 8, 2020

The St. Regis San Francisco, the city’s premier address for luxury accommodations, gracious service and timeless elegance is proud to ... Read More

WTM London publishes a  manifesto to guide policy-makers
Tourism News

WTM London publishes a manifesto to guide policy-makers

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- December 8, 2020

WTM London has declared its mission to work with governments and the private sector around the world to create a ... Read More

World Tourism Network Launch: Just Amazing
Travel News

World Tourism Network Launch: Just Amazing

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 8, 2020

This month is the launch of the World Tourism Network (WTN). Born from the popular rebuilding.travel discussion, World Tourism Network ... Read More

UAE & Bahrain first to benefit from Israeli tourism
Meeting Industry News

UAE & Bahrain first to benefit from Israeli tourism

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- December 7, 2020

Arabian Travel Market (ATM), is expecting a huge influx of exhibitors and visitors from Israel and further afield, wanting to ... Read More

Italian Tourist Board goes to the heart of international MICE market
Meeting Industry News

Italian Tourist Board goes to the heart of international MICE market

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- December 4, 2020

The Italian Tourist Board (Enit) announces an exclusive year-long partnership with IBTM Events which includes: IBTM World Virtual 2020; IBTM ... Read More

Andalusia is one of the most popular event destinations in Europe
Spain travel news

Andalusia is one of the most popular event destinations in Europe

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- December 4, 2020

Andalusia offers many possibilities for events. Andalusia, and in particular the region of Cadiz, is one of the most popular ... Read More

Global Wine Tourism Organization Circles: Inspiring new futures together
Wine News

Global Wine Tourism Organization Circles: Inspiring new futures together

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- December 3, 2020

The Ministry of Tourism and Sports of Argentina, Matías Lammens andthe Director General of Tourism Policy of Greece, PanagiotaDionysopoulou, participated ... Read More

Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau books first major 2021 meeting
Meeting Industry News

Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau books first major 2021 meeting

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- December 3, 2020

The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) in partnership with the Miami Beach Convention Center (MBCC), a GBAC accredited ... Read More

International Congress and Convention Association releases Kaohsiung Protocol
Meeting Industry News

International Congress and Convention Association releases Kaohsiung Protocol

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- December 3, 2020

The Kaohsiung Protocol is a significant legacy outcome of the 59th International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) Congress which brought ... Read More

Routes Americas 2022 to be held in San Antonio
Meeting Industry News

Routes Americas 2022 to be held in San Antonio

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- December 3, 2020

Routes Americas will return to the US in 2022, with San Antonio in Texas selected as the host of the ... Read More

International nightlife industry launches app to access venues safely
Breaking Travel News

International nightlife industry launches app to access venues safely

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- December 2, 2020

Representatives of the nightlife sector from all around the world met virtually this past Monday in Valencia (Spain) in the ... Read More

Seychelles Makes Appearance at Virtual “WOW! Hospitality Trends Summit 2020”
Seychelles travel news

Seychelles Makes Appearance at Virtual “WOW! Hospitality Trends Summit 2020”

Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- December 1, 2020

The Seychelles Islands joined African leaders in the Tourism Industry to help pave the path towards recovery at the WOW! ... Read More

ETOA and UKInbound join forces for Britain and Ireland Marketplace
Meeting Industry News

ETOA and UKInbound join forces for Britain and Ireland Marketplace

Harry S. Johnson Harry S. Johnson- November 30, 2020

ETOA, the European Tourism Association, and UKInbound will work together to host the first online Britain and Ireland Marketplace (BIM) ... Read More

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