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IFTM Tourism Online Training Program for Portuguese-Speaking Countries on “Capacity Building for Sustainable Cultural Heritage Management”

IFTM Tourism Online Training Program for Portuguese-Speaking Countries on “Capacity Building for Sustainable Cultural Heritage Management”

MACAU, August 11 – The Global Tourism Education and Training Center of the Institute of Tourism Research Macau (IFTM) successfully held a virtual training program on June 14-15, 2022 on the theme of “Capacity Building for Sustainable Cultural Heritage Management” . As Macao serves as a service platform for trade and commercial cooperation between China …

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International travel to Canada is on the rise, with tourism returning to pre-Covid levels

International travel to Canada is on the rise, with tourism returning to pre-Covid levels

Canada Immigration News: Canadian tourism is making a comeback as both Canadians and visiting foreign nationals support the hospitality sector and drive recovery to pre-Covid levels, Statistics Canada reports. The National Statistics and Demographic Services Agency reported this week that tourism activity in Canada was still down 21.2 percent below the level for the same …

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Gulf Shores, Orange Beach to expand the impact of sports tourism

Gulf Shores, Orange Beach to expand the impact of sports tourism

Land located along Coastal Gateway Boulevard between the cities of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach was recently purchased with a plan to expand sports and event tourism along the Baldwin County coast. Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism has closed on 111.26 acres of land located on the northeastern shores of the Gulf. The area …

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China grapples with Covid outbreaks in tourist hubs of Tibet and Hainan |  Tibet

China grapples with Covid outbreaks in tourist hubs of Tibet and Hainan | Tibet

China is racing to eliminate outbreaks of Covid-19 in the tourist hubs of Tibet and Hainan, with authorities launching more rounds of mass testing and closing sites to contain the highly transmissible Omicron variant as Beijing presses ahead with its Covid Zero strategy. Mainland China reported 828 new cases of domestic transmission in more than …

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Could limiting Maui’s guest rooms help alleviate overtourism?  The groups continue to fight

Could limiting Maui’s guest rooms help alleviate overtourism? The groups continue to fight

Community members and hotel workers are rallying against a proposed restriction on visitor lodging in Wailuku today before a Maui Planning Commission hearing on Resolution 22-70. PC: Courtesy Industry workers and lobbyists are protesting this morning in Wailuku against a proposed restriction on visitor accommodation. Maui County Council members said existing homes and jobs would …

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North China’s Luanping Innovates Tourism Development – Xinhua

North China’s Luanping Innovates Tourism Development – Xinhua

Visitors tour the Baicaowa National Forest Park in Luanping County of Chengde, north China’s Hebei Province, Aug. 8, 2022. In recent years, the Luanping local government has been striving to improve the construction of tourism infrastructure in innovative ways, thus driving the development of tourism. (Xinhua/Luo Xuefeng) Visitors walk around a scenic area themed on …

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China races to contain COVID outbreaks in tourism hubs Tibet, Hainan

China races to contain COVID outbreaks in tourism hubs Tibet, Hainan

People line up at a nucleic acid testing site amid lockdown measures to contain the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Sanya, Hainan province, China, August 6, 2022. China Daily via REUTERS Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com I am registering Tibet is facing a cluster after more than 900 days …

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The tourism sector is proposing to extend the “Stay, Dine and See Macau” scheme until the end of the year

The tourism sector is proposing to extend the “Stay, Dine and See Macau” scheme until the end of the year

Some people in the tourism industry have suggested extending the local tour scheme “Stay, Dine and See Macau” until the end of the year, as the current pandemic has affected about 40,000 to 50,000 people who planned to join the local tours, Chinese language newspaper Macao Daily reported. The Stay, Dine and See Macau project …

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