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ATA celebrates in Senegal

ATA celebrates in Senegal

The Africa Travel Association (ATA), a world leader in promoting tourism to Africa, has announced major industry milestones at the travel trade association’s 36th Annual World Congress in Senegal. ATA’s hallmark event brings together tourism leaders and professionals from around the world to shape Africa’s growing travel industry.

Caribbean forges African links

Caribbean forges African links

12 November 2010 Press Release Travel Events News Organisations & Operators

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), the source of Caribbean tourism statistics, research and news, and the Africa Travel Association (ATA), the travel industry trade association promoting tourism to Africa, have signed a partnership agreement that will support both organizations’ endeavors to promote tourism to their respective regions.

Obama effect and World Cup boost Africa tourism

25 January 2010 Tourism News

A double boost from Obama’s Kenyan ancestry plus the 2010 World Cup is helping to give African tourism an unprecedented boost and buck the global tourism downturn, according to the head of the UN World Tourism Organisation.

ATA hosts 4th Annual presidential forum on tourism in New York

ATA hosts 4th Annual presidential forum on tourism in New York

7 October 2009 Press Release Travel Events News

The Africa Travel Association (ATA) held its fourth annual Presidential Forum on Tourism at New York University’s Africa House on September 26. Co-sponsored by South African Airways (SAA) and Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA), the forum focused on how tourism can drive economic growth even during challenging economic times.

ATA announces introduction of new marketplace

6 March 2009 Press Release Travel Technology News

The Africa Travel Association (ATA) announced today that it will introduce a marketplace for buyers and sellers specializing in Africa at the upcoming 34th Annual Congress in Cairo, Egypt on Tuesday, May 19, 2009. Titled African Bazaar, the marketplace provides a forum for travel trade buyers and sellers to sign up for pre-scheduled, one-on-one appointments devoted to networking and building business linkages.

Africa congress pushes continent branding

11 June 2007 Press Release Hotel News

Leading tourism industry experts from more than 20 African countries, North America, Europe, and Asia came together in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from May 6-11 to participate in the Africa Travel Association’s (ATA) 32nd Annual Congress.