Uk Outbound Tourism Market News

Home Office outlines increase in UK passport costs

Home Office outlines increase in UK passport costs

30 January 2018 Tourism News

The Home Office has outlined plans to introduce different passport fees for online and postal applications as part of its push to increase the use of online services and its ambition to create a self-sustainable immigration and borders system. The move will see the cost of a passport application increase by around £12.

Roaring success for Jamaica Travel Market in UK

Roaring success for Jamaica Travel Market in UK

For the second year running, the Jamaica Tourist Board hosted its own tradeshow, Jamaica Travel Market, at the Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf & Spa. The two-day event focused solely on the island and again provided the ideal business-to-business platform for British tour operators and agents to meet with Jamaican suppliers and partners directly.

Emirates breaks UK passenger record in July

Emirates breaks UK passenger record in July

29 August 2017 Airline News

Emirates has revealed that July was a record-breaking month for the airline, carrying more passengers than ever before. With over 265,000 passengers carried out of the UK throughout the month, the UK has become an increasingly important market for Emirates since 1987, when it first started operating in the UK and carried 4,000 passengers that July.