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News France » Tourism: FRENCH TOURISM STAKEHOLDERS AGAINST CHARGING THE SHORT CONTRACTS

News channel or source: https://www.tourism-review.com/french-tourism-confederation-oppose-new-charges-news10446
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The CAT reminded that tourism contributes to nearly 10% of French GDP, employs more than 2 million professionals and provides for the reception of 89 million foreign tourists in France each year. The government has set a target of exceeding 100 million ...

News France » Tourism: U.S. Warns Tourists in France to 'Exert Increased Caution' Over ISIS Threat

News channel or source: http://www.newsweek.com/france-us-warns-tourists-exert-increased-caution-over-isis-threat-777933
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

Terrorist groups continue plotting possible attacks in France," the advisory read. "Terrorists may attack with little or no warning, targeting tourist locations, transportation hubs, markets/shopping malls, local government facilities, hotels ...

News France » Tourism: Ethnical Tourism: Living a New Kind of Experience (Part II)

News channel or source: https://thecostaricanews.com/ethnical-tourism-living-new-kind-experience-part-ii/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Why promoting the ethnic tourism? Discovering the history behind each monument, each village gives a different point of view to what can be trivial. Very few know how many worked in raising the Eiffel Tower (France) or the causes of the inclination in the ...

News France » Tourism: Spain expected to replace US as 2nd tourism destination

News channel or source: http://en.rfi.fr/wire/20180115-spain-expected-replace-us-2nd-tourism-destination
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Spain is expected to replace the United States as the world's second tourism destination while France has retained the top spot, the UN World Tourism Organization said Monday. "It is expected" that Spain will take the second position with some 82 million ...

News France » Tourism: 2018, a fresh start for France's tourism industry!

News channel or source: https://www.hospitalitynet.org/opinion/4086306.html
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

As the new year begins, it's not a bad idea to look behind us. Such moments of introspection can help us get ahead. A look at Paris illustrates all we need to do to improve France's tourism development. Paris's supply has long been insufficient in light of ...

News France » Tourism: America missing out on tourism boom

News channel or source: https://www.news4jax.com/travel/america-missing-out-on-tourism-boom
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

The number of trips to the U.S. was roughly 73 million. France remains the world's favorite tourist destination, with traveler numbers surging about 8 percent to roughly 89 million. Industry experts said that two key factors were behind the decline in U.S ...

News France » Tourism: Seychelles Tourism Minister meets private sector trade

News channel or source: https://www.eturbonews.com/175825/seychelles-tourism-minister-meets-private-sector-trade
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

mainly from Germany followed by France and Italy. Other markets where they are recording some good numbers are South Africa, Ukraine and Russia. At the end of the visit, the Minister said he was pleased to see the progress being made by the small tourism ...

News France » Tourism: France says no for now to Johnson's idea of giant Channel bridge

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-bridge/france-says-no-for-now-to-johnsons-idea-of-giant-channel-bridge-idUSKBN1F80U0
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

France’s finance minister ... said Johnson believed a privately funded 22-mile bridge might now be an option, and would support increased tourism and trade after Brexit. “Technology is moving on all the time and there are much longer bridges elsewhere ...

News France » Tourism: Tourism chiefs bid for more Chinese visitors as new route takes off

News channel or source: https://www.independent.ie/business/irish/tourism-chiefs-bid-for-more-chinese-visitors-as-new-route-takes-off-36505747.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

This week Tourism Ireland and the Dublin Airport Authority met senior ... than tripled over the last 10 years to reach nearly 25m nights in 2016. The UK, Italy, France, and Germany were among the more popular destinations for them in Europe, according ...

News France » Tourism: Welcome to Pakistan: Islamabad to issue tourist visa ‘on arrival’ for 24 countries

News channel or source: http://www.arabnews.com/node/1230586/world
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The FIA can issue a multiple-entry 30-day visa on arrival to nationals of the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, China, Japan, France, Germany ... number of Arab nationals (visiting Pakistan for tourism) is very low. We have focused on tourist ...