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New IMF Western Hemisphere Report Indicates Slower Tourism Growth in Latin America and Caribbean

Given slower economic growth and persistently high unemployment rates in the US and Europe —...
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Landmark Agreement: European Commission and European Travel Commission to Promote “Destination Europe”

Yesterday, the European Commission and European Travel Commission announced that they had signed a landmark...
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New EU Tourism Policy Framework

In August, the European Commission announced a new EU Tourism Policy Framework intended to strengthen European...
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Namibia Policy Puts Former Poachers in Charge of Wildlife

National Public Radio reported this morning on the proactive results of programs in Namibia, in...
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South Korea Pledges Policy of Tourism Support for Developing Countries

The 19th  Session of the UNWTO General Assembly opened yesterday in South Korea. The Korea...
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One Percent Sales Tax Earns Myrtle Beach +$25 Million for Tourism

In 2011, TripAdvisor rated Myrtle Beach, South Carolina the number one beach destination in the...
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Canada Faced with Visa and Security Challenges in Attracting Visitors

Canada is faced with some of the same challenges as the US in attracting more...
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New Tourism Destination on the Horizon – Libya?

Libya with 2000 kms of beautiful undeveloped coastline and some of the greatest archaeological ruins...
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Canada Launches New Federal Tourism Strategy

Canada has launched a new approach to developing tourism all across the country. The Government...
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Japan Giving Away 10,000 Air Tickets to Woo Travelers Back?

The Japanese has proposed (emphasis on proposed!) an interesting marketing strategy to attract visitors back to the...