After a decade of enhanced aviation security post 9/11, US Travel Association president Roger Dow is set to testify in a Senate Committee Hearing on 2 November, claiming current security procedures a...
The path to rebuilding U.S. tourism to Canada lies in tapping growth markets, NTA President Lisa Simon has told members of the Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership in Toronto.
The House of Representatives passed a bill prohibiting U.S. airlines from participating in the European Union’s emissions trading scheme this week, a move commended by the U.S. Travel Association.
U.S. Travel Association president and chief executive, Roger Dow, took the opportunity of speaking at IMEX America to talk up some of the challenges facing the U.S. travel and meetings industry, taki...
Use Twitter to stay connected with your loyal followers, promote news and offers, post interesting tidbits, photos and articles or delight fans with your quirky personality.
The introduction of the Travel Regional Investment Partnership (TRIP) Act means good news for U.S. domestic tourism and ultimately job creation, says the NTA.
UN Deputy Secretary-General Asha-Rose Migiro has urged governments, donors and financial institutions to get behind tourism, hailing the industry’s ability to “stimulate economies and overcome povert...
So, you know who to email, how to email.... but what do you say?
By Jean Francois Mourier, REVPAR GURU
Space tourism has taken a step closer to becoming a reality after the spaceship facility, Final Assembly, Integration and Test Hangar (FAITH) opened earlier this month in the Mojave Desert in Califor...
The international Air Transport Association (IATA) has conveyed its disagreement with the US Governments proposal to double the 9.11 passenger security fee.
Industry leaders are pitching for agents to have easy access to all airfare content, regardless of which global distribution system (GDS) they opt to use.
The US Travel Association has rallied behind new visa reform legislation, claiming the legislation will address "problems with the US visa system that are currently discouraging international visitor...
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e-Travel Blackboard has today unveiled its next-generation, interactive, multi-layered website, focusing on providing travel news the way you want it.
When people reach your Facebook page, they are looking for some kind of interaction.
A recent survey by the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) has revealed that most of its members are expecting profits for the 2011-12 fiscal year to be on par with 2008 levels, reflecting a big...
With only one in four travel agents members of the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA), the organization’s new chief executive has told agents “ASTA’s door is open”.
Your website is the "storefront" of your business (even if you have a literal storefront, too). Your website needs to attract customers and keep them coming back for more.
Sonesta Resorts Sint Maarten is offering FAM rates starting at $75 per night through December 18, 2011.