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Travel Corporation signs up to WTTC Buenos Aires Declaration

Travel Corporation signs up to WTTC Buenos Aires Declaration

At the World Travel & Tourism Council’s recent global summit in Buenos Aires, the Travel Corporation and its not-for-profit organisation, TreadRight, were among the first industry leaders to sign the Buenos Aires Declaration on Travel & Tourism and Illegal Wildlife Trade.

Royal wedding boosts Eurostar traffic

Royal wedding boosts Eurostar traffic

Eurostar has reported a 24 per cent surge in inbound bookings for this coming weekend, with thousands of fans and well-wishers expected to travel to the UK to see prince Harry and Meghan Markle tie the knot.

Madeira to host World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2019

Madeira to host World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2019

Madeira has been revealed as the host for the World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2019. The Portuguese destination, which has taken the title of Europe’s Leading Island Destination four times, will use the event to boost its profile on the international stage.

Saudi Arabia to host second Future Investment Initiative

Saudi Arabia to host second Future Investment Initiative

Officials in Saudi Arabia have revealed the country will host a second instalment of the Future Investment Initiative in October. The event, a key component of the destination’s Vision 2030 agenda, will take place in Riyadh from October 23rd-25th.

ITB China sells out ahead of 2018 show in Shanghai

ITB China sells out ahead of 2018 show in Shanghai

After its premiere last year, the success of ITB China is set to continue. China’s new marketplace for the travel industry, taking place from May 16th-18th in Shanghai, is fully booked out one month before the show with a 50 per cent increase of the gross exhibition area compared to last year.

AviaDev to highlight water scarcity during Cape Town event

AviaDev to highlight water scarcity during Cape Town event

AviaDev will be promoting water conservation during its event in Cape Town this June. The event, hosted in partnership with Cape Town Air Access and Tsogo Sun hotels, aims to ensure the 250 attendees expected “save like a local” during their visit.