Mauritius Rupee Set for Two-Week High Versus Euro on Tourism
By Kamlesh Bhuckory - Mon Sep 05 14:18:28 GMT 2011 Mauritius's rupee headed for its highest level in almost two weeks against the euro on increased inflows because of tourist arrivals in the country. The currency appreciated 1.1 percent to 39.4792 per ...
First Minister puts Wales on World tourist stage
First Minister Carwyn Jones will this week leave for New Zealand to promote Wales as a business and tourism destination. Wellington will be one of the destinations for the First Minister's four day visit . The First Minister has accepted an invitation ...
Tourism Ministry, Channel 2 launch 'Seven Wonders of Israel
By SHARON UDASIN The Tourism Ministry and Channel 2 News are launching a “Seven Wonders of Israel” competition, in which the national and international public can vote for their seven favorite sites – natural or man-made – on the Channel 2 Facebook ...
South Korean Companies To Boycott Tours To North's Mountain Resort
SEOUL, Sept 5 (Bernama) -- The association of about 30 South Korean small companies that invested in a North Korean mountain resort vowed on Monday to boycott North Korea's new tour programme to the resort, reports South Korea's Yonhap news agency. ...
Omar Abdullah favours passport for hardline Hurriyat leader
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Place: Srinagar | Agency: PTI Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today said hardline Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani should be provided a passport. "Some time back, we have heard from Geelani that he wants a passport. ...
Kate Middleton Wedding Dress: Major Tourist Draw!
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Ever since Kate Middleton's wedding dress went on display, people from around the world have lined up at doors of Buckingham Palace to view a piece of history. In six weeks, the Duchess of Cambridge's wedding gown by Sarah Burton and Alexander McQueen ...
Goa woos private players in tourism infra development
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PTI The Goa Government has decided to promote private players interested in investing in State'stourism infrastructure by offering them all necessary support. The State Tourism Minister, Mr Nilkant Halarnkar, told reporters here today that all type of ...
Miss Tourism 2011 gets underway
Brew Hammond in an interview with Hitz FM indicated that during the two weeks in camp in addition to grooming the contestants they would also be taken on visits to tourist attractions and also visit their sponsors. All these would be covered in the ...
GT: Eddy Steers Audi To Australian Tourist Trophy Victory
Mark Eddy became the latest driver to add his name as winners of the Australian Tourist Trophy. (Photo: Sam Tickell) Mark Eddy has taken out Round 5 of the Vodka 0 Australian GT Championship at Phillip Island on the way to claiming the Australian ...
Schools now embrace international travel with a dose of precaution
By Chris Burrell A decade ago, in the midst of the fear and anxiety whipped up by 9/11, school leaders across the South Shore canceled international field trips and even some domestic travel for student groups. These days the post-9/11 landscape still ...
EAC for quality tourist services in regional bloc
By The guardian reporter East African Community (EAC) productive sectors director Dr Nyamajeje Weggoro has underscored the importance of focusing on quality rather than quantity for the regional bloc to enjoy the benefits from the tourism sector. ...
MK Matalon wants tourism boycott of Turkey
According to Matalon "The humiliating situations Israeli tourist endured this morning in Istanbul shows Israeli citizens in a singular way that they are not wanted in Turkey...There are enough places out their in Israel and in the world where Israelis ...
Kerala draft tourism policy moots convention promotion bureau
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The draft tourism policy of the State envisions various initiatives to ramp up tourist arrivals to 26 lakh (6.59 lakh in 2010) in the international segment and 180 lakh (85.9 lakh) in the domestic segment by year 2021. It has also recommended the ...
Sri Lanka Tourism launches 5-year plan
The key objectives of the strategy are to increase tourist arrivals from 650000 in 2010 to 2.5 million annually and attract USD 3000 million in foreign direct investment by the year 2016. Other objectives of the plan include providing 500000 tourism ...
Be our guest: Plan to import foreign workers for tourism
Tourism Minister Martin Ferguson said the plans would be considered by cabinet before the end of the year at a meeting with resort operators last Tuesday, news.com.au has learned. Under the planned scheme, foreign workers would be allowed to enter ...
WTTC launches 2012 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is inviting tourism businesses, organisations, and destinations worldwide to apply for its 2012 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards. Each year, WTTC recognises best practices in sustainable tourism - its Tourism for ...
Cougar shot near Parksville resort
Conservation officers were called to Parksville Saturday after a cougar was spotted near the Park Sands Beach Resort. Parksville RCMP said the animal was spotted around 9 am in a blackberry bush, where it may have been sleeping. ...
India, Israel to enhance tourism cooperation
India is known in Israel as an ancient nation with strong cultural traditions and the popular Israeli perception is that India is an attractive and alternative tourist destination, a spokesperson for thetourism ministry said. EmailPrintSave as PDF ...
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India, Israel to enhance tourism cooperation
Citing statistics, the ministry said tourist traffic from Israel to India was 40581 in 2009. It rose to 43539 in the year 2010. An agreement between India and Israel on cooperation in the field of tourismwas signed in New Delhi in May 1993. ...
Uganda: Country's Tourism Targets 9.2 Percent GDP ...
East African Business Week (Kampala) Paul Tentena 5 September 2011 Kampala, Uganda — Thetourism industry has set yet another target after almost hitting the one million tourists target visiting Uganda by 2012. This target was set in ...
Tortuga resort to add amenities » Archive » Anna Maria Island News ...
Tortuga resort to add amenities. By Lisa Neff, Islander Reporter. David Teitelbaum of Tortuga Inn and city building official Steve Gilbert talk after a city commission hearing on Tortuga's special exception application. The Bradenton Beach City Commission, in three consecutive votes Sept. 1, unanimously approved a ... Pickett said promoting tourism requires “some vision and some growth,” while Falcione praised Teitelbaum's commitment to the Island. “Mr. Teitelbaum will do a ...
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Dutch tourist dies in Rajasthan hospital News
Jaipur, Sep 5 (IANS) A 45-year old woman tourist from The Netherlands died at a hospital in Rajasthan's Ajmer town Monday, police said, adding it was suspected to be a case of drug overdose. The woman, identified only as De Konning, was ...
Benchmarking Indian Tourism With the Global Standard- a Critical ...
Now with dismantling of national boundaries, the tourism scenario is also changing. There is a steady growth in the number of tourist arrivals and more satisfactorily the average spending of foreign tourist has gone up. In the earth today any ...
Crocodile Caught in Belize: In Resort Pool On San Pedro | The ...
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It's a ten footer they've seen before first when he was removed from the WASA Lagoon where he was being illegally fed as a tourist attraction. He was relocated to the north of the island in May and now he's turned up in a pool at one of the high ...
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Differences Between the Cove and the Reef at the Atlantis Resort ...
The Cove and the Reef are the two latest additions to the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas and knowing their differences can help you decide where to stay.
Learning About The Uses Of A Passport Agency
When you plan a trip that is going to happen within a few weeks and you find that you do not have the proper travel documents, there is a US passport agency that can help you. These agencies can provide.
Driving to Mexico and How Tourist Auto Insurance Works ...
Driving through Mexico can be one of the best ways to see the country, as your car can take you away from the major tourist centers and huge resorts. While.
N. Korean resort seeks foreign investors - Hawaii News ...
New investment would help with infrastructure construction, and park operations could bolster touristnumbers. But the vast majority of the 2 million visitors who have come to the resort since its opening in 1998 have been South Koreans, and ...
Tourist complains about sight of fish in harbour - Telegraph
Mr Copp is understood to have been on a two-week family holiday in the popular north Devon tourist resort when he lodged his complaint, which attracted ...
Beautiful Barbados: Medical Tourism
Our catamaran pickup was for 8:15 so we got up early. The driver was actually here before 8:15 so we hustled to get to the (huge) bus. Another family fro The ...
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