Myanmar: ASEAN Tourism Forum Sees Strong Support for 2015 Event

Industry response for next year’s ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) has been positive, with over 350 TRAVEX (travel exchange) booths contracted and some 550 applications for the Hosted Buyers Program. ATF aims to promoting ASEAN as a single destination and hosting...Read more

Better Together – Empowering U!

The theme of MLT Vacations’ MLT University 2014 ‘Better Together, Empowering U’ is more than just a slogan. MLT University has seen quite an impressive growth since its launch in 1994. At that time, MLT University hosted no more than...Read more

Live ABAV Coverage from São Paulo, Brazil — Day 4

See also: ABAV Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3 ABAV is the Brazilian Association of Travel Agents, and ABAV has wrapped up its great shebang of a 42nd annual congress just this last weekend in São Paulo’s city-within-a-city...Read more

The Caribbean Tourism Organization Holds Annual State of the Industry Conference in St. Thomas

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) – the Caribbean tourism development agency made up of over 30 countries and territories, along with private sector allied members – held its annual State of the Industry Conference (SOTIC) at the Frenchman’s Reef and...Read more

Live ABAV Coverage from São Paulo, Brazil — Day 3

The skies between the U.S. and Brazil have never been as crowded as, say, between the U.S. and the UK. But efforts to connect the two most populous countries in the Americas have nevertheless taken some unusual turns over the...Read more

Barceló Hotels & Resorts Unveils Resort Plans At IMEX America 2014

Two of Barceló Hotels & Resorts all-inclusive complexes, Barceló Maya Beach Resort (Riviera Maya, MX) and Barceló Bávaro Beach Resort (Punta Cana, D.R.) will bring the heat to IMEX America this fall. A worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events,...Read more

Live ABAV Coverage from São Paulo, Brazil — Day 2

It used to be that the annual convention of the Brazilian Association of Travel Agents, or ABAV, devoted mornings to plenary sessions and workshops and afternoons to milling and contact-making in the exhibition hall. This year the educational program, in...Read more

FITUR 2015 Highlights FITURGREEN

FITUR 2015, the International Tourism Trade Fair, an event organized by IFEMA to be staged from January 28 to February 1, 2015 at FERIA DE MADRID, will present FITURGREEN, a section designed to focus on innovation and sustainability within the...Read more

Live ABAV Coverage from Sao Paulo, Brazil – Day 1

The 42nd annual congress and expo of the Brazilian Association of Travel Agents, or ABAV, kicked off yesterday evening, Tuesday, during an unaccustomed lull in Brazil’s still jam-packed event cycle. Brazil had not hosted a World Cup in nearly three...Read more

DEMA Highlights Seminar Tracks at Upcoming Event

The annual DEMA Show attracts hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of dive and travel industry professionals from around the world. In addition to providing an arena in which to conduct business and network, DEMA Show offers participants the most extensive...Read more