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Asia and the Pacific visitors rise

10 April 2011 Press Release Tourism News

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) have released preliminary figures for international visitor arrivals into Asia and the Pacific[1] for January 2011, showing a seven per cent year-on-year expansion.

PATA delegates access ‘Temple of Heaven’

10 April 2011 Press Release Tourism News

Delegates of the PATA Chapter Colloquium enjoyed a rare night access to Beijing’s famous ‘Temple of Heaven’ for a special cocktail reception that marked the opening of 2011 International Tourism Festival of Imperial Palace.

Pacific Asia Travel Association predicts strong growth

Pacific Asia Travel Association predicts strong growth

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has revealed its forecasts for travel demand in the 42 destinations within the region, predicting an annual average rate of growth in arrivals of just under seven per cent between 2009 and 2013. Asia is expected to receive much of this growth, with an average increase of around 7.5 per cent per annum, while North America will average around five per cent and the Pacific between four and five per cent over the period.

PATA reports double-digit rise in Asia tourism arrivals

PATA reports double-digit rise in Asia tourism arrivals

17 November 2010 Press Release Tourism News Organisations & Operators

PATA has released preliminary figures for international visitor arrivals into Asia and the Pacific for the month of August 2010, indicating a year-on-year growth of 10 percent. Travel sentiment generally remained very robust across the region, as a stabilising global economy together with increased airline seat capacity and frequency supported the demand for travel during the northern hemisphere summer holiday period.