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India’s economic rise: Larger share of growing middle class travels overseas

10 Apr 2015

A new report by Canadean finds that a growing proportion of the middle class in India travels overseas, with Thailand remaining the preferred hot spot for leisure tourism, while the US is rising in popularity as more Indians come to the States to visit family.

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France to retake status as Europe’s hotspot for Chinese tourists

15 Dec 2014

Despite growing concerns about hospitality and safety in Paris, France is set to take back its crown as the top European destination for Chinese tourists.

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GCC states aim to boost tourism with new integrated strategy

11 Dec 2014

Despite ongoing unrest across the Middle East, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has experienced strong growth in outbound tourism, with further intentions to implement a common tourism strategy to strengthen cooperation among its member states.

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London remains number one Christmas holiday destination

9 Dec 2014

While the festive season is greeted by most as a time for homely treats and holiday cheer, for many it is also the perfect time for a Christmas getaway.

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Emerging markets gaining importance in Vanilla Islands’ tourism

5 Nov 2014

Emerging markets will provide new tourism growth opportunities in the Indian Ocean’s Vanilla Islands, a new report from TTIC predicts.

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Timetric reveals which countries travel the most

9 Oct 2014

Who are the most adventurous when it comes to travelling? A new study from Tourism IC ranks the world’s most well-travelled countries

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Mexico – the next tourism giant after China?

7 Oct 2014

Mexico records the largest number of outbound tourists among all MINT nations and is catching up fast with some of the biggest BRIC countries. Tourism IC's new report investigates 'the next big thing' in tourism.

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The state of China’s outbound travel market

3 Oct 2014

A 9-page excerpt of Tourism IC’s new trend report on China is now available for free via Skift, the US travel intelligence company.

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Qatar is taking measures to encourage leisure tourism

13 Aug 2014

Due to the government's efforts to promote Qatar as a leisure, culture and sports destination, inbound tourism in the country is set to increase at around 7.

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China, the largest market for outbound tourism

27 Jul 2014

As the biggest spender on international travel and one of the largest outbound markets in the world, China is a crucial element in today's international travel and tourism market.

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Medical tourism on the rise in Turkey

11 Jul 2014

Turkey’s medical industry has gained a good reputation in recent years as people from countries with expensive healthcare opt for Turkey’s cheaper health facilities in the sun.

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More Nigerian travellers opt for their own continent

16 Jun 2014

The number of Nigerians opting for other African countries when travelling abroad is expected to outperform previous prime destinations such as the UK and US.

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Switzerland is popular as never before among Chinese tourists

11 Jun 2014

With innovative strategies, Switzerland attracts more tourists from China than most other European countries.

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Japan boost inbound tourism from Southeast Asia and India

28 May 2014

Japan’s inbound tourism grows, as the country relaxes visa limitations for Southeast Asia and India, says new report from Tourism IC.

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Mexican government boosts tourism growth

29 Apr 2014

According to a new report from Tourism IC, Mexico’s travel and tourism industry is expected to grow up to 2018. This is due to less stringent travel measures, tourism campaigns, better economic conditions and industrial activity.

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Despite political instability, Thailand tourism industry is going up

11 Apr 2014

Despite current woes owing to political unrest, the outlook is generally bright for the Thai tourism industry, finds new report from Tourism IC.

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Hungary’s tourism industry set to grow

30 Jan 2014

New government initiatives, health-related tourism and the growing importance of low-cost carriers are driving growth in Hungary’s travel and tourism industry.

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Austria's tourism sector is improving its competitiveness

25 Oct 2013

Austria's tourism industry is gaining recognition for its improving competitiveness. In its latest forecast report on Austria's tourism industry, Tourism IC uncovers some of the reasons why.

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North American Business Travellers Predict Increased Hotel Spending

25 Oct 2013

New research by Tourism IC indicates that nearly half of North American business travellers expect to spend more on hotels in the coming year.

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More Business Travellers Opting for Green-Certified Hotels

1 Aug 2013

According to a new report from Tourism IC, an increasing number of business travellers are opting for green-certified hotels in an effort to curb the impact of their frequent travelling.

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China Proves a Lucrative Tourist Market in France

30 Jul 2013

The Asian tourist markets have become increasingly important to eurozone nations. Attracting tourist from especially China has proved popular in many countries.

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Japan’s tourism industry to recover after tsunami and nuclear crisis

13 May 2013

Japan’s tourism industry took a sharp downturn in the aftermath of the tsunami and nuclear crisis that hit the country in 2011. A new report from Tourism IC suggests a solid recovery for the country’s tourism industry although fears of natural disasters and the strong yen could limit the expansion.

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