Sunday, Apr 30, 2017

Italy’s southern regions entice visitors and multinationals

Capri, Campania

Eager to embrace the world, the regions of Campania and Apulia have focused their efforts on rapidly developing tourism and the private sector to exploit... Apr 25, 2017

Tourism & Culture | Europe | Italy

A New Focus of Tourism

Unveiling Japan

Ryoichi Matsuyama, President, Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)

Tackling stereotypes in the tourism sector

Apr 24, 2017

Tourism & Culture | Asia-Pacific | Japan

Japan in Africa

Japan looks to grow its presence across Africa

An increasing number of Japanese companies are venturing into Africa

Between 2016 and 2018, Japan has pledged to invest $30 billion in Africa’s development, as it bids to join the likes of China and the US in the... Apr 11, 2017

Tourism & Culture | Government | Asia-Pacific | Japan

Tourism in Peru

Peru: Much more than Machu Picchu

A true feast for the senses, Peru hopes to double tourism arrivals to 7 million by 2021

Jan 16, 2017

Tourism & Culture | South America | Peru


10 Priority Destinations

The government has outlined 10 strategic locations and attractions which will be the basis for the “new Balis”.

Dec 06, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Asia-Pacific | Indonesia

Minister of Tourism Indonesia

Setting the stage for 20 million tourists by 2019

Arief Yahya, Minister of Tourism

Indonesia’s Minister of Tourism is committed to doubling tourist numbers over the next three years. This will be achieved by improving infrastructure... Dec 06, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Asia-Pacific | Indonesia

Be Spoiled By The Unspoiled

Discover a ‘lost world’ in South America

The magnificent Kaieteur Falls, the world’s longest single drop waterfall

Emerging as a unique eco-tourism destination with exceptional pristine rainforests, undisturbed ecosystems, exotic flora & fauna, and a vibrant... Nov 30, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Government | South America | Guyana

Global Tourism Appeal

Argentina redoubles its tourism efforts

Gustavo Santos, Argentina’s Minister of Tourism

Argentina has an undeniably heady mix of natural and cultural wonders to enrapture and inspire tourists, yet in recent years it has lagged behind other... Nov 29, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Government | South America | Argentina

Seychelloise Heaven

Eden Island, a paradise in the middle of Seychelles

The stunning development includes mansions, villas and apartments like none of the properties seen in the archipelago

Nov 24, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Africa | Seychelles

Visit Uruguay

Maldonado, a lot more than sun and beach

Region aims to attract visitors year round with new projects and facilities

Nov 23, 2016

Tourism & Culture | South America | Uruguay

10 stops to make #inLombardia

The ultimate Italian getaway

The UNESCO-protected and spiritual Sacro Monte di Varese is one of the highlights of any visit to the Lombardy region

Italy’s northern Lombardy region has culture, charisma and culinary delights at every turn. 

Nov 04, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Europe | Italy

2017: Visit Maharashtra Year

Tourism prioritized in Maharashtra

The year 2017 will be known as “Visit Maharashtra Year” in the Indian government’s latest push to promote the state as the place of... Oct 16, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Asia-Pacific | India

An authentic Japanese experience that will contribute to regional revitalization

Yoshihiro Murai Governor Miyagi Prefecture
Governor of Miyagi Prefecture

The largest majority of the 24 million tourists that came to Japan in 2016 visited Tokyo,... Apr 12, 2017

Keihan Holdings diversifies its business portfolio to develop the unforgettable tourist experience

Yoshifumi Kato
President of Keihan Holdings

"Tourism is an essential factor for the growth of our country,” affirms Yoshifumi... Feb 28, 2017

MTA looks to expand tourism in Malta

Paul Bugeja

The Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) was formally set up by the Malta Travel and Tourism Service... Feb 27, 2017

The simplest way to navigate the most exquisite cuisine in Japan

Mr. Hisao Taki
Chairman of Gurunavi

With over 200 restaurants holding at least 1 Michelin star, Tokyo, the culinary capital... Feb 27, 2017

Bahrain: where modern meets ancient

H.E Shaikha Mai bint Mohammed Al Khalifa
President of Bahrain Authority For Culture and Antiquities

“Distinct from regular tourism, Bahrain’s cultural tourism specifically celebrates... Feb 16, 2017

"Capital of Tourism in the GCC"

H.E. Shaikh Khalid bin Humood Al Khalifa
CEO of Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA)

Gulf’s main crossroads for over 4.000 years, Bahrain was recently appointed as the... Feb 13, 2017

Kagoshima: Japan's door to modernization

Mr. Yoshitaro Iwasaki
President & CEO of Iwasaki Group

A prefecture in the south of the country treasures history and natural beauty. Its capital,... Jan 17, 2017

Global brand backs ‘a safe & secure destination’

Johan Klang
General Manager of the Radisson Blu Mammy Yoko Hotel, Freetown

An active member of the African hospitality sector, the presence of the Radisson Blu brand... Dec 14, 2016

Agora rebrands Japanese hospitality

Aya Aso
President & CEO of Agora Hospitalities

Offering a diverse collection of hotels spanning traditional ryokan to full-featured resorts,... Dec 09, 2016

Sierra Leone: the hidden paradise

Sidi Yahya Tunis
Minister of Tourism & Cultural Affairs

Major iron ore producer Sierra Leone’s economic progress has taken a double hit in... Dec 04, 2016

‘Peru offers countless experiences, and we will be delighted to welcome visitors’

Eduardo Ferreyros Küppers
Minister of Foreign Trade & Tourism

Peru has led economic growth in the region for the past decade. Tourism, with average growth... Nov 29, 2016

Hospitality rises to Peru’s ambitious tourism challenge

Mario Mustafá
President of Costa del Sol Wyndham Hotels

More than just Mach Picchu, Peru has a great wealth of natural, cultural and adventurous... Nov 25, 2016

Tobu puts transport & tourism on right track

Yoshizumi Nezu
President of Tobu Railway Co., Ltd.

Connecting locals and foreigners with Japan’s modern and ancient landmarks and cultural... Sep 20, 2016

Korea’s first integrated casino resort to bring K-style to the world

Phil-lip Chun
Chairman of the Paradise Group

Market-leading integrated resort (IR) developer Paradise Group is building Korea’s... Sep 19, 2016

Lifestyle destination balances business/pleasure

Steve Dewire
General Manager of the Grand Hyatt Tokyo

The centrally located Grand Hyatt Tokyo in the capital’s Roppongi Hills ‘city... Sep 01, 2016

Campania encapsulates Italy’s past & future

Vincenzo De Luca
Governor of the Campania Region

Italy’s Campania Region’s high concentration of art and architecture in such... Aug 04, 2016

Branding and know-how set Solare apart

Tadashi Inoue
President & CEO of Solare Hotels and Resorts Co., Ltd.

By focusing on branding and capitalizing on its know-how in managing and operating hotels,... Jul 21, 2016

Major brand backs EG’s hospitality potential

Hendrick Calles
Managing Director of Hilton Malabo

From tourists to business travelers to filmmakers, Equatorial Guinea’s appeal as a... Jul 20, 2016

Ambitious projects bolster Qatar’s tourism sector

Hamad Abdulla Al-Mulla
CEO of Katara Hospitality

Building up a portfolio of iconic landmark developments has made Qatar-based Katara Hospitality... Jul 12, 2016

Edutainment at Katara Cultural Village uses the past to unite the future

Dr Khalid Bin Ibrahim Al Sulaiti
General Manager of the Cultural Village Foundation-Katara

A long-held vision to position Qatar as a cultural beacon of art, theater, literature, music,... Jun 17, 2016

Tourism in Iran takes off

Masoud Soltanifar
Vice President and Head of Cultural Heritage and Tourism Organization

Iran’s tourism industry taking off as various international mass media is currently... May 09, 2016


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Ultimate Developers Limited

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Qatar Petroleum (QP)

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Turkish Airlines

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The First American Demagogue


“I am not going to give you a question. You are fake news!” Donald Trump’s lashing to CNN’s reporter at his first, and likely only news conference as President-elect.  A stark break with his predecessors, with Presidents-elect Barack Obama and... Read More



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