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London & Partners launches new visitors app in partnership with Mastercard

London & Partners launches new visitors app in partnership with Mastercard

Mastercard and London & Partners have announced a new strategic partnership which will see the organisations combine their expertise to deliver smart solutions for the city. As part of the partnership, the mayor of London’s official promotional agency and Mastercard have launched a mobile application to improve the visitor experience in London.

ITB Asia 2017 opens to sell-out crowd in Singapore

ITB Asia 2017 opens to sell-out crowd in Singapore

Celebrating its tenth anniversary, ITB Asia 2017 has opened its doors at the Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore. An expected of more than 11,000 delegates will be able to look forward to an exciting exhibition event and conference programme.

US treasury secretary Mnuchin back Saudi Vision 2030

US treasury secretary Mnuchin back Saudi Vision 2030

The United States treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin gave his government’s strong and clear support to recent announcements by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in an address given at the Future Investment Initiative being held in Riyadh.

VistEngland launch new accessibility website

VistEngland launch new accessibility website

VisitEngland and VisitScotland are launching a website for tourism businesses to produce accessibility guides. The guides are a new way for tourism operators to increase business, by providing potential visitors with important accessibility information in a user-friendly format.

Virgin Holidays refreshes North America travel options

Virgin Holidays refreshes North America travel options

Virgin Holidays has announced its biggest ever product launch in an aim to overhaul the package holiday and attract new customers. Virgin Holidays experiences is a huge portfolio of more than 300 new activities that will enrich the package holiday and allow customers to curate bespoke trips and attract more independently minded travellers.

Louvre Abu Dhabi signs Etihad Airways partnership

Louvre Abu Dhabi signs Etihad Airways partnership

Louvre Abu Dhabi today signed the first exclusive platinum partnership, with Etihad Airways. Louvre Abu Dhabi will officially open on November 11th as an iconic landmark on the city’s geographical, cultural and tourist landscape.