JAPANESE RETAILER LAUNCHES DUTY-FREE ONLINE STORE

Andrew J. Wein -
Bic Camera, a Japanese consumer electronics retailer, launched last week its duty-free online store on Fliggy, Alibaba's online travel service provider, with the goal of expanding its business and rea...

PORTUGAL: HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM ARE NO 1 EXPORT SECTOR

Bill Alen -
A study conducted by the consulting firm Mercer which sampled 93 hotels and inns has revealed that the Portuguese economy has their most prominent strengths in hospitality and tourism from an export s...

NEW CAMPAIGN TO HELP THE NORTH OF PERU DAMAGED BY FLOODS

Tomas Haupt -
The Peruvian government announced its aim to boost north of Peru tourism sector. The region like much of the country has suffered a number of floods and torrential rains leaving over 700,000 people ho...

DUBLIN TO REGULATE ITS CRUISE TOURISM

Andrew J. Wein -
Of the 160 ships scheduled to dock in Dublin, only half can do so. The goal is to prevent port saturation....

TOURISM IN PERU SHOULD NOT RELY ONLY ON MACHU PICCHU

Accessibility is one of the greatest challenges facing the tourism industry. However, improving the quality of hotels, services, and infrastructure – which are the intended areas of improvement – is a...