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Jeremy Hunt to open World Travel Market 2011

Jeremy Hunt to open World Travel Market 2011

UK Olympics minister, Jeremy Hunt, has been selected to open World Travel Market 2011, the leading global event for the travel industry. The final WTM before the 2012 London Olympics Games, the 2011 event will have a strong sports tourism theme as it examines the potential of the sector to bolster the UK economy.

WTM WRTD: Paradise lost?

WTM WRTD: Paradise lost?

10 September 2011 Press Release Travel Events News

World Travel Market is staging its most contentious face-to-face discussion ever this year when ethical writer Leo Hickman, author of the thought provoking book ‘The Final Call’ takes the HOTseat with BBC World’s Stephen Sackur.

WTM 2011 to benefit from transport improvements

WTM 2011 to benefit from transport improvements

3 August 2011 Travel Events News

World Travel Market 2011, the leading global event for the travel industry, is poised to benefit from a number of transport improvements including a 50 per cent increase in Docklands Light Railway capacity. Also in the UK today, City.Mobi is celebrating the success of its new guide to London.

WTM 2011 highlights emerging BRIC economies

WTM 2011 highlights emerging BRIC economies

World Travel Market 2011 will focus on the emerging BRIC economies with its first-ever dedicated headline session on the travel and tourism potential of Brazil, Russia, India and China. The event will be sponsored by the WTM Official Premier Partner Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority, which was last year recognised as the World Leading Tourism Authority by the World Travel Awards.