TOURISM IN RIO LOST USD 100 MILLION DUE TO VIOLENCE

Ashley Nault -
Tourism industry in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro lost about R $ 320 million (about US$ 100 million) in revenue in the first four months of this year due to crime and violence. These are the f...

BIG DATA APPLICATIONS ARE USEFUL FOR THE TOURISM INDUSTRY

Andrea Hausold -
Modern tourists are used to the increasingly digital world and are less dependent on traditional travel agencies thanks to the development of booking search engines, online comparison tools, review we...

CATALAN TOURISM PLAN LAUNCHED TO INCREASE TOURIST EXPENDITURE

Justin N. Froyd -
David Font, director of the Catalan Tourist Board (CBT), introduced the Tourism Marketing Plan 2018-2022, whose main objective is for Catalonia to become one of the top three tourist destinations in E...

ALGERIAN TOURISM FACES SEVERAL PROBLEMS

Kevin Eagan -
A coastline of over 1,600 kilometers, an ancient city (Djemila) in the Highlands at Setif, a breath-taking canyon (Ghoufi) in the Aures, the majestic Mount Assekrem in Tamanrasset and much more. At fi...

RUSSIAN FAR-EAST: VISA-FREE REGIME FOR CHINESE TOURISTS?

Nik Fes -
Chinese tourists are travelling all around the world and many countries are realizing the potential of the possible inflow from the Far East. As a result, many countries are relaxing or even cancellin...