THE CHINESE ARE BOOKING FEWER FLIGHTS TO THE U.S.

Michael Trout -
Based on the information from Forward Keys, the weekly reservations for flights to the U.S. from China increased by 2%, between February’s last week, after the Chinese New Year, and 23 March, when the...

ECUADOR TO INCREASE THE NUMBER OF FOREIGN TOURISTS

Vanderlei J. Pollack -
The Government of Ecuador expects to surpass 1.6 million foreign tourists in 2019, increasing its international arrivals by 15% in comparison to last year’s figure (1.4 million), taking into account t...

VIETNAM: TOWARDS AN EXTENSION OF VISA WAIVER

Larry Brain -
In an effort to give the tourism industry a major push, the Vietnamese government has launched online visa system for visitors on short holidays or casual business trips. Moreover, the official decree...

4.4 MILLION FOREIGN TOURISTS VISITED ABU DHABI

Sara Thopson -
The capital of UAE, Abu Dhabi, welcomed 4.4 million foreign tourists in 2016. This represents and increase of 8% compared to 2015. India is the top international market for the city, ahead of the Unit...

U.S. TRAVEL ALERTS HARM TOURISM IN MEXICO

James Morris -
Travel safety alerts regarding Mexico issued by the United States government are causing a slowdown in tourism in Mexico especially with respect to tourism revenue and the number of international trav...