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By Danielle Nierenberg On Thursday, June 10th, 2010

A Few Words About Mauritius

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By Rajat Anand On Monday, November 16th, 2009

Zimbabwean economy stabilizing

The occupancy of Zimbabwean hotels has almost doubled in the last year, which shows that tourists are returning to the south-African nation as its economic and political condition has begun to stabilize. According More...

By Rajat Anand On Thursday, August 13th, 2009

Swine flu widens Thomas Cook’s losses

Thomas Cook Group Plc reported slightly widened losses in the last 9 months, with the swine flu playing a partial role as summer bookings reduced. This has led the group to adjust its 2010 profit ambitions to more More...

By Adrian Santana On Tuesday, July 21st, 2009
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Swine flu to push UK economy “over the edge”

Just as everyone begins to talk of recovery and hope, a group of economists warn on the possible devastating effects that swine flu could have on the economy. As the influenza A H1N1 virus spreads through the United More...

By Adrian Santana On Thursday, July 9th, 2009

Global tourism industry collapses: UN World Tourism Agency

The United Nations World Tourism Organization recently revealed, that international tourism fell by eight per cent in the first quarter of 2009. Europe has seen its tourism industry affected more than others, with More...

By Adrian Santana On Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

Tourism and travel industry set to contract in 2009

The global tourism and travel industry is set to contract in 2009, according to a new report by Euromonitor International entitled “The Forecast Restatement – Travel and Tourism in a Crisis” launched More...

By Adrian Santana On Sunday, May 10th, 2009

Hotel occupancy in Switzerland drops

During the month of March Swiss hotels saw a drop in their hotel occupancy, with 3.1 million stays, equal to a 14 per cent drop compared to the same month a year earlier. Switzerland’s Federal Statistics More...

By Adrian Santana On Tuesday, May 5th, 2009

Hotel occupancy in Hawaii at 22-year low

Occupancy at Hawai’i hotels sank to a more than two-decade low in March, with about one-third of all hotel rooms empty, according to the latest monthly survey of visitor accommodations reports The Honolulu More...

By Adrian Santana On Monday, April 27th, 2009

Swine flu worsens already dire global economic crisis

Many officials fear that the outbreak could be on the verge of a global pandemic, prompting American health officials to declare a public health emergency on Sunday. Swine flu outbreak 20 cases confirmed in the More...

By Adrian Santana On Tuesday, April 7th, 2009
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Europe Hoteliers Expect Chain Bankruptcies

A survey of 261 European hotel executives has revealed a worse-than-expected outlook for the hospitality industry with 79 percent of respondents predicting hotel chain bankruptcies in the next twelve months. Four More...