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Tourism
NYC & Company has announced that Lisa Tejeda has joined the organization as Director, Tourism Market Development, serving Latin America and the USA Hispanic market. In her new role, she will work together with NYC & Company's travel trade representatives in Brazil, Mexico and Argentina to ...
Israel's Tourism Minister Yariv Levin lauded the move and said he believed it would strengthen the cooperation between Israel and the nations of South America. “The launch of the direct route from Brazil to Israel is a significant achievement,” he said. Levin also explained that the route would increase ...
Brazil's much-touted bill to legalise and regulate cross-channel and cross-sector gaming suffered a setback this March after a Senate committee voted 13-2 against the changes. Meanwhile, the Ministry of Tourism has put forward its own plans to open a swathe of new casino resorts in a bid to boost the ...
Coming from a country known for its over-the-top Mardi Gras Carnival parades and festivals, Brazilian tourists rank high in the Las Vegas tourism landscape, and now, getting to Sin City will be even easier for citizens of the South American country. Starting in early June, South America's largest airline ...
So awkward situations like these arise: “… so, are you telling me that Rio is not the capital of Brazil?” or “I have always wondered where Old Delhi is.” People-to-people connect through student exchange programmes and tourism can help avoid such situations. Sadly, tourist and student flows between ...
The airline will receive grants amounting to hundreds of thousands of dollars a year from the Israeli Ministry of Tourism, which regards Brazil as a potential market for tourism to Israel. Tourist entries from Brazil rose 90.66% in January-February 2018, compared with the corresponding period in 2016, and ...
Latam, the merger between Chile's LAN and Brazil's TAM completed in 2012, will fly from Sao Paulo to Tel Aviv in 11 hours. Since El Al terminated the only direct flight from the region to Israel several years ago, passengers face stopovers in Europe or Africa that increase the total time of travel to at least ...
“The opening of a direct route connecting Brazil and Israel is a significant accomplishment and a product of a policy aimed at opening up new tourism markets to Israel,” Yariv Levin, Israel's minister of tourism Yariv Levin said in a statement. “The new route will boost the growing momentum of tourism ...
“The opening of a direct route from Brazil to Israel is a significant accomplishment and a product of policies aimed at opening up new tourism markets to Israel,” Tourism Minister Yariv Levin said in making the announcement. “The new route will significantly strengthen the flow of tourist traffic coming from ...
The first direct flights between Israel and South America will begin next December, operated by Brazil's Latam Airlines. Latam will operate two weekly direct flights to Tel Aviv, one from Santiago, and one from Sao Paolo. The flights will take about 11 hours in each direction. The Tourism Ministry has been ...
Global sports tourism Market Report emphasis on the detailed information relevant to the sports tourism market. ... and Japan)sports tourism market, South America (Argentina and Brazil), The Middle East and Africa (South Africa, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Nigeria) sports tourism market respectively.
The second MPA covers 136,000 km2 of deep waters stretching between the Amirantes Group and Fortune Bank, a swath of Seychelles' central ocean that includes areas important to both the tourism and fishing industries. Here, some human activities – research and closely regulated tourism – will be ...
The Brazilian government recently established four new marine protected areas, or MPAs, which cover an area of more than 355,200 square miles in the ... Near-shore waters have a greater diversity of species and face more immediate threats from energy extraction, tourism, development, habitat ...
Previously President of the Brazilian Tourism Board's – EMBRATUR, Mr. Lummertz takes the position today, April 10, following on from Mr. Marx Beltrão. Vinicius Lummertz holds a bachelor's degree in Political Science from the American University of Paris, a postgraduate degree from Harvard ...
Under the management of Frank Rijkaard in Catalonia, the Brazilian playmaker claimed two La Liga titles as well as winning the Champions League in 2006, seeing him help to bring about an era of dominance for Barcelona in Spanish football. Two-time World Player of the Year Ronaldinho told Yahoo ...
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Brazilian counterpart Aloysio Nunes have inked several documents of cooperation in the South ... The two sides also traded views on the latest developments regarding the Iran nuclear deal, regional issues, tourism as well as the establishment of ...
Tourism Minister, Yariv Levin, credited the opening of new direct air routes and new markets from India and Brazil for the welcome spike in visitors. He added that the surge was the outcome of the “marketing activities and the innovative steps” his ministry is taking, together with the airline incentives and ...
Vivejar and five other Brazilian tourism companies decided to join forces to support responsible tourism in Brazil, betting in the power of collaboration and association. Together, Estação Gabiraba, Inverted America Travel, Uakari Lodge, Tropical Tree Climbing, Turismo Consciente and Vivejar have just ...
The number of tourists visiting South Africa in January 2018, in terms of quantity, from the top ten countries are as follows: the UK (48 663), Germany (35 434), the US (23 454), France (15 681), The Netherlands (13 665), Australia (8 871), Sweden (7 898), Brazil (7 558), India (7 115), and Switzerland (6 ...
The negative vote on the above-mentioned piece of legislation came shortly after a proposal for the legalization of land-based casino gambling was made by the Brazilian Ministry of Tourism. Unfortunately, the fate of gambling legalization seems uncertain now, with the amendments set to be brought to ...
Introduced as an amendment to a package of tourism reforms in late February, the legislation set out plans for the construction of 32 casino-resorts across the country, with at least one for each state and the capital Brasilia, two in Rio de Janeiro, Bahia, and Minas Gerais, and up to three in São Paulo.
(PRESS RELEASE) -- Organized in partnership with the National Council of Legislators from Gaming States (NCLGS) and the Brazilian Parliament Front in Defence of Tourism of the National Congress, and sponsored by the Association of Gaming Machine Manufacturers (AGEM), the International ...
Lucas Nogueira and Bruno Caboclo represented Tourism Toronto during a tourism event in Brazil. Together with CIBC they were able to donate money to help fund Brazil's tourism. Lucas regularly takes part in the Raptors' visits to Sick Kids Hospital, playing games and spending time with children ...
Air service between the U.S. and Brazil has risen sharply over the past year as Brazil's economy climbs out of the deep recession of 2015 and 2016. Meanwhile, regulatory developments in South America's largest country could further fuel tourism from the U.S.. According to airline industry analytics ...
Brazil's strong rating (inbound bookings for the first half of 2018 are 16.5% ahead) is explained by improved connectivity with the US and the recent e-visa program for visitors from Australia (since November 2017), US, Canada and Japan (since January 2018). The e-visa program significantly simplifies ...
GRUESOME photos show how a beachgoer's arms and legs were ripped to shreds in a horror shark attack. Pablo de Melo had to have his leg amputated after the shark mauled his limbs while he was swimming in waist-deep water off Piedade beach in Recife, Brazil. A beachgoer lost his leg following a ...
54/17 also provides that the regime of fractional ownership may be applied to a condominium building—for part or all of its autonomous units—whether or not the property is used for leisure/tourism purposes. Although there is no legal provision of fractional ownership in Brazilian law, a decision from the ...
With 42 travel operators companies represented at WTM Latin America – 26 of them located in the Tour Operators Area and 16 occupying stands at the Blue and White Pavilions – the operators celebrated the presence of the travel agents and some of them have already shown interest in returning for the ...
Inbound travel to South American countries is up +12% year-on-year. Brazil's strong rating (inbound bookings for the first half of 2018 are +16.5% ahead) is down to improved connectivity with the USA and a recent e-visa programme for visitors from Australia (since November 2017), US, Canada and ...
UNWTO Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvilia welcomed ministers from several countries including Bulgaria, Saudi Arabia, Brazil, Kenya, Paraguay and reminded that tourism is an industry of peace and prosperity. His appeal together with the WTTC CEO was: “Only together we make it better.”.
The deputy director of that state department, Qu Yunhai, said the move aims to attract more foreign tourists in order to develop the island's tourism industry. This announcement comes about a week after China's President Xi Jinping visited Hainan to attend the Boao Forum for Asia 2018 and the Chinese ...