Hospitality & Tourism

EU tourism sector surges with 7 percent increase in overnight stays in Q1 2024

Foreign visitors accounted for around 45 percent of all overnight stays in the EU

Global travel and tourism sector to grow by about $15 trillion over next decade: WTTC

The President of WTTC praised the UAE for their efforts in utilising travel and tourism to promote sustainable development

China reclaims top spot with $196.5 billion in international tourism spending in 2023: Report

This reflects the continued recovery of the Asia and Pacific (APAC) region from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic

$1.3 trillion to lift China’s tourism sector as domestic travelers flock back

In 2019, Chinese tourists spent $248 billion abroad, accounting for 14 percent of global tourism spending

100 mega events in Hong Kong to attract 1.7 million visitors in next 6 months

Visitors to Hong Kong expected to stimulate around $923 million in consumer spending

Tourism sector back to pre-pandemic levels, but recovery is uneven: Report

The Middle East saw the highest rate of recovery in international tourist arrivals, up 20 percent from 2019

China introduces visa-free entry for tourists entering on cruise ships

China also extends visa-free travel for 11 European countries and Malaysia until the end of 2025

Vietnam’s tourism sector generates $10.7 billion in revenue in four months

The sector served over 6.2 million foreign visitors and 40.5 million domestic tourists in the same period

Best ski resorts in Switzerland in 2024

Economy Middle East takes deep dive into most sought-after Swiss Ski Resorts

The most visited cities in the world

Hong Kong, Bangkok and Dubai made it to the list

The return of luxury travel 

Wellness and exclusive experiences driving industry’s growth 

A luxurious, eco-friendly haven: The Red Sea’s regenerative tourism takes center stage

From coral reefs to cultural treasures, sustainable experiences await