May 29, 2016
While the flow of European tourists to Tunisia has dwindled since last year’s terrorist attacks, Russian vacationers are busily filling the void, RTS news service reported.The March 2015 attacks on at the Bardo Museum in Tunis and on a beach in Sousse in June severely undermined local tourism, which provided employment for every one in ten of those living in the once peaceful North African country.
However, an influx of Russian tourists has been a real godsend for the Tunisians, RTS wrote.
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May 23, 2016
Claudio Roscigno, the new regional director, Middle East & North Africa, Preferred Hotels & Resorts will be based out of the group’s new regional headquarters in Dubai.
Preferred Hotels & Resorts appoints Claudio Roscigno as regional director for Middle East & North Africa; international hotelier to lead Preferred's regional market expansion
Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the world's largest global provider of sales, marketing and distribution services to independent luxury hotels, has announced the appointment of international hotelier Claudio Roscigno...
May 21, 2016
TIPASA- Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic on Wednesday visited the Roman ruins and the National Museum of the city of Tipasa (70-km west of Algiers).
The Serbian president, who is on three-day state visit to Algeria, was accompanied by Serbia's First Lady Dragica Nikolic, Minister of Transport Boudjemaa Talai and Deputy Minister to the Minister of National Planning, Tourism and Craft Industry Aicha Tagabou.
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May 19, 2016
ALGIERS - The participants in the 17th International Show of Tourism and Travel (SITEV) said that the event represented an opportunity to promote the destination Algeria.
Communication officer "Touring Algeria Travel", Ammar Redha told APS on the sidelines of the Show that the Agency worked to promote Destination Algeria, by ensuring in quality services.
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May 18, 2016
Research scholars, policy makers and industry practitioners have come together at an international conference at Shillong in Meghalaya to highlight the tourism resources of north east India and explore marketing strategies in an eco-friendly and sustainable way, the organisers said on Tuesday.
The International Conference on Advancements in Tourism and Hospitality Marketing (ATHMCON - 2016) organised by the Department of Tourism and Hotel Management, North - Eastern Hill University (NEHU), Shillong, spans Tuesday and Wednesday."...
May 17, 2016
Minister of National Planning, Tourism and Craft Industry Amar Ghoul and his Tunisian counterpart Selma Loumi emphasized Monday, in Algiers, the need to work for the development of border areas between the two countries through tourism investment projects.
“We have discussed the need to improve the conditions in border crossings,” Tunisian minister told"...Continue Reading >
May 17, 2016
Air Algerie in September plans to resume service to Hungary, with the offering of 2 weekly Algiers – Budapest flights from 11SEP16. Boeing 737-600 aircraft is currently scheduled until 29OCT16, the end of summer schedule.
AH2040 ALG0900 – 1300BUD 736 47
AH2041 BUD1400 – 1605ALG 736 47
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May 17, 2016
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) announced today one of the richest deals in their nearly 100-year history, the Hilton World Sale. Running May 13 – September 6, 2016, the Hilton World Sale offers Hilton HHonors members great value with up to 30 percent off at participating hotels within the Hilton Worldwide Portfolio of more than 4,660 hotels worldwide in 102 countries across 12 of its 13 brands, including Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio – A Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites"......Continue Reading >
May 12, 2016
Rabat – Despite the growing tension between the neighboring countries, Algerians consider Morocco a top destination to spend their year-end holidays.
According to Tout Sure l’Algerie, Morocco is considered the third favorite destination for Algerians who decided to spend their holiday abroad.
Like in previous years, Tunisia remains the favorite destination for Algerians, followed by Turkey, despite the recent attacks that have shaken the country.
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May 9, 2016
Unforgettable hotels. Exclusive access. Experiences money can’t buy. All are unique benefits for members of Hilton HHonors, Hilton’s award-winning global loyalty program. Last week, Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) brought the party to Hilton Tokyo Odaiba in Japan, where members attended a private concert with chart-topping singer/songwriter ......Continue Reading >
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