Firefighters still dousing blaze at historic NS resort
A firefighter looks on as White Point Beach Resort's main lodge burns in the background on Saturday Nov. 12, 2011. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nicholas Augustus WHITE POINT, NS — Crews were still snuffing out stubborn hot spots Sunday at a popular resort on ...
Bankruptcy tourism to grow as debtors declare in UK
By JEROME REILLY while former billionaire Sean Quinn filed for bankruptcy in a Belfast court, claiming his assets are now worth less than €50000, a British company has been tapping into the burgeoning trade in bankruptcy tourism here. ...
International amity through tourism
Ceylon Daily News
For many countries, tourism is a source of national income and, therefore, a commercial enterprise, but to use tourism for the furtherance of international understanding, countries would need to look well beyond economic gains, although economic ...
Qatar's tourism industry shows strong growth this quarter
Qatar's tourism industry is witnessing a steady growth as a result of new hotel and resortdevelopment and more visitors from the GCC visiting. The Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) today released new statistics showing results for the third quarter, ...
A tourism market for region gets thumbs up
Mr Najib Balala, Kenya's minister for Tourism, who is leading a tourism promotional delegation in Europe, attended the meeting together with the managing director of Kenya Tourist Board. The ministers noted that the process that started way in 2008 had ...
THE NEWS WRAP: Commonwealth Games set to boost Gold Coast tourism
The tourism sector in Queensland is set for a boost after the Gold Coast was selected to host the 2018 Commonwealth Games. The event is expected to bring in $2 billion and create 30000 jobs in and around the Gold Coast area, with 150000 visitors from ...
Tourist arrivals increase
The Zimbabwe Standard
ZIMBABWE continues to record a steady increase in the number of tourist arrivals that has seen the first half of 2011 registering a 16% increase. According to a Tourism Trends and Statistics report of the first half of 2011 compiled by the Zimbabwe ...
'Media play vital role in promoting tourism'
Ceylon Daily News
"Tourism is basically a peace time activity and, therefore, local situation in politics, weather, social activities and peace at large are important factors which affects the tourism development plans. However, to maintain a tourist destination in the ...
St. George struggles with increasing costs of golf courses, decreasing tourism
St. George Daily Spectrum
10:17 am St. George struggles with increasing costs of golf courses, decreasing tourism Golfers play at Dixie Red Hills course Wednesday. The course, located at 645 W. 1250 North, was the first golf course created by the city. ...
Tourism needs Collaboration
Focus on Travel News
Taleb Rifai, Secretary General, UNWTO, said that despite the global uncertainty, tourism has performed well during the first eight months of 2011 and international arrivals are up by 4.5%. Mr. Rafai and Nearly 90 ministers and their aides attended the ...
Tourism board now accepts 'Halad sa Pasko' entries
THE City Tourism Board of Cagayan de Oro is once again holding its yearly “Halad sa Pasko” competitions and now accepts entries. The competitions will include “Bangga sa Daygon” and “Indgay sa Parol”. A cash prize of P15,000 awaits the winner of the ...
The Ministry of Sports, Culture & Tourism celebrates with 'Love Jeju ...
Yesterday, we reported that South Korea's Jeju Island was name on of the provisional 'New 7 Wonders of Nature'. Thus, the Ministry of Sports, Culture & Tourism held the 'Love Jeju Island Concert' in celebration of this wonderful honor. ...
“Oui, Oui”…French Tourism to Israel Increases… | CSI Israel | Come ...
By Steve Walz
France is the third largest source country for incoming tourism after the United States and Russia. The period January to September saw a 2% increase in tourism traffic from France to Israel. The average expenditure of a French tourist in Israel ...
CSI Israel | Come See Israel
Japan's Tourism Agency Plans to Give Away up to 10000 Free Flights
By Lori Allen
Japan's Tourism Agency is planning to give away up to 10000 free flights to Japan. If Japan's parliament approves it, and you're selected, you could see yourself whisked off to Japan as early as next summer.
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FCCI Takes Benefits Beyond Tourism Study Global | Industry
The Future Convention Cities Initiative (FCCI) has confirmed it will work with the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) to take a global perspective on Business Events Sydney's leading research into the benefits of business events, beyond ...
Global Meetings Industry News
NOTICE TO ALL TOURISM OPERATORS » Tanzania Tourist Board
NOTICE TO ALL TOURISM OPERATORS. Notice is hereby given to all Tourism Operators (including Accommodation Facilities) operating in Tanzania Mainland that, they are required by Tourism Act 2008. Full advert ...
Tanzania Tourist Board
Government denies giving passport to international terrorist ...
“The Government has not granted, and denies that it granted, economic citizenship or a passport to Mr. Ibrahim. More importantly, the security and due process measures in place would make it impossible for a notorious criminal and wanted ...
Antigua Observer Newspaper
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Your New Passport May Need a "Shield" - This Just In - Budget Travel
Few things feel more satisfying than a worn passport stamped-up with proof of your wide travels. But when that passport comes due for renewal, you'll have to ...
US chiropractor slain in his Belize resort - Yahoo! News
From Yahoo! News: Police in Belize have detained several people for questioning in the brutal slaying of a retired New Mexico chiropractor.
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