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  • 西班牙前八个月接待海外游客5730万,同比增长9.9%

    欧洲, 2017/10/18 西班牙国家统计局发布,2017年1-8月西接待外国游客数量超过5730万,同比增长9.9%。西前三大海外游客来源地分别为英国(1320万人,增加7.8%)、法国(840万人,增加1.8%)和德国(820万人,增加7.2%)。8月外国游客数量为1040万,同比增长4%。
  • Egypt: PM Meets Tourism Investors

    EGYPT, 2017/10/17 Prime Minister Sherif Ismail on Monday 2/10/2017 received a group of tourist investors to review problems facing the sector and proposals to solve them. The ministers of tourism and civil aviation took part in the conference. The participants discussed files related to the tourism investment field, inclunding the procedures for granting visas to Egypt, the removal of some bureaucratic procedures that hinder investment in the field.
  • 2017年1至9月访约游客达404万

    约旦, 2017/10/15 约旦媒体报道,今年前9个月,访约游客与去年相比增长了9%,达到404万,去年同期为372万。其中过夜游客达到326.3万,只停留1天的游客为77.7万。
  • 2017年1至9月访约游客达404万

    约旦, 2017/10/12 今年前9个月,访约游客与去年相较增长了9%,达到404万,去年同期为372万。其中过夜游客达到326.3万,只停留1天的游客为77.7万。  
  • VC Watch: Chinese Rival To Airbnb Gets $300 Mln In Funding

    UNITED STATES, 2017/10/12 Airbnb's biggest rival in China,, has raised $300 million in funding from investors as part of its efforts to expand rapidly and tap growing request from Chinese tourists holidaying around the world. The new funding values Tujia at $1.5 billion, compared to the valuation of $1 billion at the same time as the Beijing-based startup last raised funding in 2015. The investment round was led by online travel giant International Ltd. and All-Stars Investment Ltd. China Renaissance's New Economy Fund and Glade Brook Capital, by presently an investor in Airbnb, as well took part in the funding along with G Street Capital.
  • Cheesed off: Amsterdam to curb tourist shops amid visitor influx

    NETHERLAND, 2017/10/09
  • India: Seat of spiritual tourism

    INDIA, 2017/09/10 An Indian government plan to develop Buddhism circuits took place over 3 days of full immersion in spiritual event performances and hospitality. The National Mission on Pilgrimage Rejuvenation and Spiritual Augmentation Drive (PRASAD) plan includes the launch of a Buddhist heritage and pilgrim sites project of India. The rationale of the PRASAD project states: “Pilgrimage tourism is a form of tourism motivated half or all by religious sentiments.”
  • Director of Tourism Turks and Caicos after Irma: Tourism, visitors, hotels current status

    ARUBA, 2017/09/10 Resilient, powerful, strong and faithful. This is how Ramon Andrew described the people of Turks and Caicos. Ramon Andrews, the outspoken director of Tourism for the Caribbeans island country Turks and Caicos sounded somehow relieved at the same time as he updated the media today on the current situation on his island, specifically commenting on the safety of visitors and visitor industry professionals.
  • UNWTO: International tourism – strongest half-year results since 2010

    AFGHANISTAN, 2017/09/09 Destinations worldwide welcomed 598 million international tourists in the initial six months of 2017, some 36 million additional than in the same period of 2016. At 6%, increase was well above the trend of recent years, making the current January-June period the strongest half-year since 2010. Visitor numbers reported by destinations around the world reflect strong request for international travel in the initial half of 2017, according to the new UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. Worldwide, international tourist arrivals (overnight visitors) increased by 6% compared to the same six-month period last year, well above the sustained and consistent trend of 4% or higher increase since 2010. This represents the strongest half-year in seven years.
  • Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas: A history with hurricanes

    AMERICAS, 2017/09/09 Extremely dangerous winds from Hurricane Irma pounded the island of St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands, damaging the roof of the famous luxury Ritz Carlton. The resort’s website states: The Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas is currently closed due to Hurricane Irma. Spread across 30 acres of oceanfront, The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas – at the same time as operating – offers a luxury resort experience amid breathtaking natural beauty. It is a favorite part tourists, but presently, it is anyone’s guess at the same time as the hotel will be able to re-open.