All posts tagged "World Travel Market"

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    India Launches ‘Find What You Seek’ at WTM

    India’s new Minister of Tourism, the Hon. Dr K Chiranjeevi, was at World Travel Market in London this week to launch Incredible India’s new international campaign, ‘Find What You Seek’. The campaign was officially launched at an Incredible India event on Tuesday 6th November at The Guoman Tower Hotel, which was attended...

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    Refreshed Branding for GTA and Kuoni Group Travel Experts

    Eighteen months after Kuoni’s acquisition of GTA, its Global Travel Services division is attending World Travel Market this week to cement its position among the world’s leading wholesalers of hotels, ground travel products and group tours – and to unveil two ‘refreshed’ brand identities for GTA and Kuoni Group Travel Experts that have...

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    Business Travel Market to Co-locate with WTM at ExCeL in 2013

    Reed Travel Exhibitions has announced that its specialist corporate travel exhibition, Business Travel Market, will be co-located alongside World Travel Market in 2013, which will take place at ExCeL, London, from Monday 4th – Thursday 7th November. The fifth edition of BTM will remain a two-day event with a pan-European Hosted Buyer...

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    TUI Chairman Michael Frenzel to Speak at WTM

    TUI AG Chairman Dr Michael Frenzel is the headline speaker at World Travel Market’s Captains of Industry Lunch on the first day of the 2012 event. He will take part in a question and answer session in front of an invite-only audience of more than 120 of the industry’s most senior professionals....

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    Papua New Guinea First-Time WTM Exhibitor

    Papua New Guinea will be exhibiting at World Travel Market for the first time this November, following the opening of a London office by the Papua New Guinea Tourism Promotion Authority earlier this year. Leith Isaac, Director of Marketing for the Authority, is travelling to the UK for the event. Papua New...

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    WTM Examines Potential of Powerhouse Economies

    Do you wonder which of the emerging economies has the most potential for your travel agency, company or organisation? World Travel Market will help you answer that question with its session focused on the individual markets Brazil, India, Russia, China and South Africa. The WTM Powerhouse Economies session, which takes place on...

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    WTM Matchmaking Event

    You can make the most of your visit to World Travel Market 2012 by meeting committed potential business partners at the WTM Matchmaking Event on Tuesday 6th November in North Gallery Room 8 between 10.00am and 5.00pm. The Enterprise Europe Network London office at the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI)...

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    Eurosport Sponsors WTM Sports Tourism Programme

    There will be a strong focus on sports tourism at this year’s World Travel Market, following on from London hosting the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games – and the programme will be sponsored by Eurosport. “World Travel Market plays an important role in bringing key players and influencers from sport and tourism...

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    Market Insights at World Travel Market 2012

    Travel industry research authority PhoCusWright has announced a partnership with Reed Travel Exhibitions that will expose audiences at Reed’s global travel and tourism events, including World Travel Market, to PhoCusWright’s industry-leading travel research. PhoCusWright will produce a series of market insights highlighting technology and innovation trends available on the WTM website, www.wtmlondon.com....

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    Decisionmakers.tv Launches with John Bevan Interview

    Reed Travel Exhibitions, the organisers of World Travel Market, has launched decisionmakers.tv, an online TV channel offering insight from the industry’s most senior and influential professionals. The website commenced this week with an exclusive interview with former lastminute.com boss and current Voyage Prive Managing Director John Bevan.  In the interview, John labels...

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    WTM Voted UKinbound Industry Event of 2011

    World Travel Market 2011 has been voted UKinbound’s Industry Event of the Year at the association’s annual convention gala dinner in Belfast last week for the second year in succession. WTM 2011 experienced a 5% rise in visitors to more than 28,000 visitors (28,183) compared to 26,908 that attended WTM 2010. The...

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    Reed Travel Exhibitions to Undertake Global Research

    Reed Travel Exhibitions, which organises 12 major travel events worldwide including World Travel market, is to undertake worldwide research among its entire buyer and supplier database. This will establish, twice a year, qualitative data and information on volume and value trends, as well as on the major issues affecting the industry. Craig...

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    Ireland Wins ‘Best Stand for Doing Business’ at WTM

    World Travel Market in London closed yesterday – with Tourism Ireland taking the award for ‘Best Stand for Doing Business’! Now in its 32nd year, WTM is the largest B2B event in the tourism calendar, with almost 50,000 representatives of the travel industry from around the world and 3,000 international media in...

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    Additional £27m for VisitBritain GREAT Campaign

    The UK Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt has announced at World Travel Market that VisitBritain will benefit from a further £27 million of funding to help promote Britain in key overseas markets in a concerted effort to drive greater numbers of visitors to the country over the next four years. Funding for the...

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    Techmaster to Launch Mobile Application for Travel Agencies at WTM

    At the forthcoming World Travel Market in London, Techmaster will introduce a mobile application bundled with its travel product, TravelForceLive, at no extra cost. The app includes flight/hotel bookings through the mobile device. The app is currently supported for iPhone, Blackberry, Android and WAP. Travel agents will get the benefit of promoting...

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    BRICS Under the Spotlight at WTM

    The leading BRICS countries, which are driving a dramatic increase in global tourism, will be in the spotlight at a keynote session at next month’s World Travel Market in London: a forum entitled ‘Power Talk: Investing in BRICS Tourism’. Stephen Sackur, presenter of BBC World’s HARDtalk news and current affairs programme, will...