Articles tagged “wttc”

Tourism

Nepal’s Travel Industry Hopes For Gains As China Pledges to Send More Tourists

Nepal finds itself strategically sandwiched between India and China, balancing economic ties with China’s tourism initiatives while navigating India's regional influence and aviation restrictions.

Nepal’s Travel Industry Hopes For Gains As China Pledges to Send More Tourists

Tourism

India’s Travel Sector Has Recovered, But International Is Still a Pain Point

India is cementing its position as a significant source market for travel across the world. However, on its own turf, all is not well.

India’s Travel Sector Has Recovered, But International Is Still a Pain Point

Daily Lodging Report

WTTC Projects Record-Breaking Year for Travel

The World Travel & Tourism Council predicts 2024 will be a record year for the sector, with an economic contribution expected to hit $11.1 trillion, indicating robust growth and significant job creation.

Tourism

Union Budget Wish-List Includes Visa-Waivers and Tax Breaks: India Report

Many of the demands from the travel industry echo sentiments from previous years. Will 2024 finally be the year the government takes action and makes changes that match the industry's evolving needs?

Union Budget Wish-List Includes Visa-Waivers and Tax Breaks: India Report

Media and PR

‘Made in Dubai’ Is the Next Global Brand

Dubai has tried and failed to set up its darling hotels in global hubs. But things are different now: The city has boomed since the pandemic, and investors overseas are now reading its success story. Introducing "Brand Dubai," coming to a city near you.

‘Made in Dubai’ Is the Next Global Brand

Airlines

Air India to Add Over 400 Weekly Flights This Winter: India Report

Air India's decision to introduce more than 400 additional weekly flights this winter is intended to meet the growing demand for air travel. The move would hopefully also help keep airfares in check.

Air India to Add Over 400 Weekly Flights This Winter: India Report

News Blog

Accor CEO Advises Young Hotel Entrepreneurs on Scaling Up: WTTC Summit Video

If you want to enter the hospitality sector, start small and get financial support. But be aware that scaling up beyond a certain threshold can be tremendously hard. That was the advice from the head of one of the world's largest hotel groups, Accor chairman and group CEO Sébastien Bazin. "If it's your dream or…

Tourism

Africa’s Travel Opportunity: A Young, Rising Middle Class 

'Africa for Africa' might sound cliche, but industry stakeholders think its potential as a tourism strategy has yet to be fully tapped.

Africa’s Travel Opportunity: A Young, Rising Middle Class 

Tourism

Philippines’ New Tourism Campaign Embraces Love for the Country

In the face of escalating tourism competition across Southeast Asia, Philippines is diving headfirst into the notion that love is what makes the world go around. The archipelago is wholeheartedly capitalizing on this powerful sentiment to propel its tourism sector to new heights.

Philippines’ New Tourism Campaign Embraces Love for the Country

Tourism

India Daily: Tourism Sector on Track to Inject $200 Billion into Economy

The latest predictions from WTTC not only affirm India's status as a burgeoning tourism powerhouse, but also underscore the country's immense potential in the global tourism landscape.

India Daily: Tourism Sector on Track to Inject $200 Billion into Economy