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Special Report: The Impact of on Social Media Engagement for Brands in Tourism Coronavirus

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Social media is a constantly moving target, especially during a We wanted to share more about how the situation with coronavirus is impacting social media engagement for brands. This post…

CNN: Here’s what those just waking up may have missed overnight

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Another macabre milestone in the United States: More than 3,000 people have now died as a result of Covid-19 in the US, and the rate of those killed each day…

Euronews: How will the coronavirus transform the tourism in Turkey?

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An Interview with Bulut Bağcı, President of the World Tourism Forum Institute While the coronavirus (Covid-19) epidemic primarily affects many areas, particularly public health, the tourism sector, which constitutes 13%…

The Guardian: Coronavirus forces economics profession to leave comfort zone by Mohamed El-Erian

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For years there has been a stubborn reluctance to adopt a more multidisciplinary approach. With the coronavirus devastating one economy after another, the economics profession – and thus the analytical…
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New Future of Global Tourism Industry: Where to go from here for tourism businesses?

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Current life awareness is being changed As we all know that tourism is motived by needs of human being. Abraham Harold Maslow, an American psychologist who was best known for creating Maslow's hierarchy…

Tourism cannot be trapped! A pragmatic view of Post Covid-19 Scenario

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The world as we knew does not exist anymore, it seems wobbly and upside-down. Why does it feel that we are in a Hollywood sci-fi blockbuster where the apocalypse is…

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The African Union

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Following a decision of its predecessor, the Organization of African Unity (OAU), to set up a new regional organization to expand on its work, the African Union (AU) was officially…

Ethiopia to host Global Tourism Forum

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Story highlights Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed awarded the 2019 ‘Leader in Tourism’ honorary certificate from Global Tourism Forum (GTF) for his commendable commitment to promote tourism. The president also declared…

Around the world

The Taj Mahal Revealed as the Most Googled Landmark Around the World

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Google's Keyword Planner has been analyzed by Columbus Direct to create monthly searches of famous landmarks in every region. The highest search volume landmark was then chosen as the "favorite…

Travelport unveils the trends that will shape travel experiences in 2020

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Story highlights Several trends highlight that customers are moving towards self-service options. When it comes to Gen Z, the future business traveler, and managing their high expectations through technology. “Super…


Turismo mundial em debate na capital angolana

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Depois do Fórum Mundial do Turismo (WTF, sigla inglesa) que se realiza de hoje até sábado, em Luanda, as conversações entre Angola e as grandes cadeias hoteleiras e operadores globais…

Russia Summit 2017 Moscow

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Story highlights Turkish tourism experts forecast a tremendous increase in the number of Russian tourists this year, with about 5 million people expected to visit the country. Tourism sector representatives…


Five Tips for Businessmen to Help Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle While Traveling

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A healthy lifestyle is not negotiable for the business warriors and travellers along the way, it is one of the principal problems facing travelers. As business travelers, your livelihood depends…

Tokyo 2020 Unveils Details of Greece Torch Relay Events

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Story highlights The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) today unveiled details of the Torch Relay and Olympic Flame Lighting and Handover Ceremony. Both events,…