UKinbound has announced that the vibrant, cosmopolitan city of Manchester has been selected to host its annual convention in February next year.
Formalised at a press conference at Cultureplex in Manchester, the new two-year alliance includes a collaboration agreement between the two cities, the sharing of best practices in tourism marketing and a partnership with Virgin Atlantic to stimulate reciprocal travel.
Three of the England’s leading cities have announced a joint tourism campaign to make it easier than ever for Chinese visitors to explore England. The partnership will see London, Manchester, Birmingham and surrounding areas join forces to promote a unique tourism experience to Chinese visitors.
Manchester Council needs to raise revenue for infrastructure projects. It plans to introduce an inner city road toll, but it might do better to sell down Manchester Airport, according to the Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation.