Agreement aims to boost travel to U.S.

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and the US Travel Association will work together to attract more travellers to the U.S. following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding this week.

Greek nationals now able to use ESTA

Greek nationals will now be able to enter the United States with only an online application through the ESTA portal for short leisure holidays, after Greece was accepted into the Visa Waiver program.

STB appoints new tourism ambassadors

It was under the catch phrase "Once a Seychellois, always a Seychellois" that the Seychelles Tourism Board this afternoon at the ITB trade fair in Berlin

Canadians exempt from U.S. entry fee

The U.S. has exempted Canadians from having to pay a $10 fee upon arrival into America due to their "special relationship" with the country, officials said last week.

New law to help America draw more foreigners

In an effort to attract more international travellers to the U.S., President Obama signed into law on Thursday the country's first national travel promotion and communications program.