International tourism recovers in 2010

International tourism recovered strongly in 2010 with a seven percent increase in worldwide arrivals to 935 million compared to the four percent decline in 2009.

Czech Tourism Canada to close its office

Canada will lose its Czech Republic national tourism marketing agency as it closes its doors for the last time on 31 December 2010, local media in Toronto have reported.

Helsinki expects record tourism year

With its number of bed nights up nine per cent in the year to September compared to 2009, the City of Helsinki Tourist and Convention Bureau expects 2010 to be its best ever year for tourism.

UNWTO action to protect tourists

United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Executive Council has set up research for a legal structure protecting tourists during a disaster.