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Reed appoints new World Travel Market portfolio director

Reed appoints new World Travel Market portfolio director

Claude Blanc, who has over 25 years of experience within the travel trade and hospitality industry, takes on the overall responsibility for all events in the portfolio including World Travel Market London, Travel Forward, Arabian Travel Market, World Travel Market Latin America and World Travel Market Africa.

AviaDev Europe set to debut in Valencia, Spain

AviaDev Europe set to debut in Valencia, Spain

The inaugural AviaDev Europe will take place in Valencia from December 3rd-5th at the Palacio de Congresos de Valencia. The event will bring together over 150 regional European aviation leaders to discuss route development within the regional markets.

WTTC praises South Africa for tourism initiatives

WTTC praises South Africa for tourism initiatives

President Ramaphosa of South Africa is a “travel and tourism job creation champion” for his ambition to double the number of people employed in the sector, according to Gloria Guevara, president of the World Travel & Tourism Council.