ABTA calls for industry-wide action to ‘Save Future Travel’

ABTA, the Travel Association is appealing to its Membership, the wider travel and tourism industry, all travel agents and tour operators, their families, and anyone who supports the industry and wants to ‘Save Future Travel’.  ABTA first called for urgent Government intervention to support the travel industry and take action around refunds and other measures […]

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STR: Europe hotel performance for November 2019

Europe’s hotel industry reported positive results in the three key performance metrics during November 2019, according to data from STR. Euro constant currency, November 2019 vs. November 2018 Europe Occupancy: +1.5% to 72.2% Average daily rate (ADR): +1.9% to EUR106.71 Revenue per available room (RevPAR): +3.4% to EUR77.08 Market Focus, Local currency Baku, Azerbaijan Occupancy: +21.4% […]

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NURNBERG MESSE – FORUM SA: A strategic partnership ushering a new era for the trade show industry in S.E. Europe!

A historic, for Greek trade show industry standards, strategic partnership between the NURNBERG MESSE and FORUM SA, the largest exhibition company in Greece, has been carried out successfully. The acquisition of FORUM SA from the one of the most dynamic German trade fair companies only proves the confidence the strong German economy shows towards healthy […]

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Modernize Air Traffic Management, Control Airport Charges and Future-proof Terminal and Runway Capacity to Support Aviation Development in Greece|STUDY

To continue building on the success of its air transport industry, Greece should work to modernize its airspace, keep airport charges under control and expand terminal and runway capacity to meet the upcoming increase in passenger demand, according to a recent study about air transport competitiveness. The study, titled Greece Air Transport Regulatory Competitiveness Indicators, […]

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WTTC: Forecast for one million jobs by tourism in 2019 in Greece

In 2018, the tourism and travel sector in Greece grew by 6.9% – at a rate of growth three and a half times higher than the growth rate of the entire national economy, which was 2.0%. Tourism accounts for 20.6% of Greece’s GDP, compared to 10.4% of the world’s share. This means that one in […]

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ITB Berlin 2019: Right at the heart of the industry with the latest key topics

High demand by exhibitors and a convention featuring high-ranking international speakers are setting the tone: from 6 to 10 March 2019 ITB Berlin will again be the industry’s meeting place and must-attend event, devoting itself to innovative and forward-looking trends in the travel industry, politics and business. At the ITB Berlin Convention close to 400 […]

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POSIDONIA sets compass for future global shipping agenda

The biennial Posidonia 2018 Conference Programme is once again upon us with its trademark thought provoking constellation of conferences, seminars, workshops and heated panel discussions which are yet again set to shape the global shipping agenda and define the future of an industry that sits at the core of world economic developments. The conferences, seminars […]

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