QATAR’S TOURISM RESISTS THE BOYCOTT OF GCC COUNTRIES

Nik Fes -
In recent years, Qatar’s tourism sector has been suffering greatly from the boycott of GCC countries. The tourism inflow decreased from 1.5 million in 2017 to not more than a million (945 thousand) in...

SUMMER TOURISM SEASON IN PARIS WAS SUCCESSFUL

Chris Grad -
In July, the occupancy in “Grand Paris” hotels increased by 7% to 72.3% relative to the same period in 2016 – still far below 2015 levels. However the tourism season in Paris has been more or less suc...

TOP 10 EVENT VENUES IN SANKT PETERSBURG FOR 2019

Tomas Haupt -
Over the last decade, St. Petersburg, the so-called Venice of the North and Russian cultural capital, has become a popular M.I.C.E. destination. Newly built and reconstructed event venues, convenient ...

TOURISM COMPETITIVENESS INDEX SHOWS DYNAMIC CHANGES

Cecilia Garland -
For the past 11 years, the World Economic Forum (WEF) has been carrying out an in-depth analysis of travel and tourism competitiveness of 136 economies around the world. This year has been a turbulent...

MEXICAN TOURISM AFTER THE EARTHQUAKE

Richard Moor -
Mexican tourism contributes 8.5% to GDP and generates more than 9 million jobs in the country. The recent earthquake is feared to substantially affect the sector. The first reports are quite negative....