CRITICISM OF CRUISE TOURISM ON THE RISE

Nik Fes -
Cruise tourism has been growing in popularity in the past years and is cementing an integral role in the world of the industry. The growth is constant, with the increase reaching almost 7% from 2017 t...

RUSSIA WELCOMED 3.9 MILLION FOREIGN TOURISTS

Nik Fes -
In the first nine months of 2018, almost four million foreign tourists visited Russia. At the same time, the total inflow of foreign citizens to Russia grew by only 1.9%, according to statistics from ...

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...