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Obama victory welcomed by tourism industry

Obama victory welcomed by tourism industry

7th Nov 2012 Tourism News

Tourism insiders around the world have welcomed the re-election of American president Barack Obama following a hotly contested battle with Republican candidate Mitt Romney. Obama is widely seen as proactive in the tourism arena, having overseen the launch of Brand USA during his first term.

Experts to debate role of tourism in fostering regional integration

Experts to debate role of tourism in fostering regional integration

20th Nov 2011 Press Release Tourism News

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), and the government of CearĂ¡, Brazil, will bring together international and national experts to debate the impact of tourism on development, social inclusion, and regional integration in the Americas (Fortaleza, Brazil, November 28-29, 2011).