The global travel and tourism industry is double the size of automotive manufacturing and roughly one-third larger than chemicals manufacturing.
On May 14, the travel agents of Thailand visited Tokyo and met Japanese travel agents, hotels, and corporate companies for a “Japanese tourism top table sales” event.
* 44% of us have missed or ruined a great photo because we couldn’t work our camera properly * 22% of us have lost or damaged our gadgets on holiday, costing us £209 each * We spend an average of £154 when buying digital cameras
An investigative report researched over two years by the Washington Post and published this week has blown the cover on the mega-billion dollar financial “gusher” propping up the profits of the safety and security industry, thanks to the post-9/11 “war on terror.”
David Tarsh reports on the costs of swine flu to travel and tourism at the The Global World Travel and Tourism Summit in Florianoplois, Brazil.