Tourism

January 27, 2015

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Over 500,000 tourists visit Algeria, revenues do not exceed $ 200 million, Bachir Messaitfa says

Government's ideas about the need to diversify the national economy today outside hydrocarbons came too late, especially after government did not give attention to calls to find the real tools to achieve economic take-off to develop tourism which revenues do not exceed $ 200 million, which is a small number when compared to neighboring countries, Economic expert and former State Secretary in charge of Statistics and Prospective, Bachir Messaitfa, said on Monday at the High School of Journalism, in Algiers conference on the"...

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January 27, 2015

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Algeria at 35th International Tourism Fair

The National Office of Tourism (ONT) will take part in the 35th International Tourism Fair “FITUR” which will be organized in Madrid (Spain) from January 28 to February 1, said Monday ONT in a communiqué.


A stand of 120 square meters, designed according to the Ottoman architecture to highlight Algeria’s historical and architectural vestiges,"...

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January 27, 2015

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Fox Animation Acquires Film Rights to Sanrio’s Mr. Men Little Miss Properties

Shawn Levy to Produce

Fox Animation has secured the motion pictures rights to the iconic Mr. Men Little Miss characters. The deal was announced today by Fox Animation President Vanessa Morrison and Janet Hsu, President and COO of Sanrio, Inc. Fox Animation is the studio behind the ICE AGE and RIO movie franchises. Sanrio Entertainment Division, based in North America, develops brand extensions and experiential initiatives for U.S. and global distribution.

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January 13, 2015

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HILTON INVITES THE WORLD TO PLAY

Unused vacation time. Extended workdays. Forgotten holidays. Year after year and in headline after headline, it’s becoming more apparent: the world has lost its passion to play. Today Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) embarks on a mission to excite and inspire the world to play again with the announcement of a five-year strategic marketing partnership with Live"...

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January 13, 2015

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HolidayMe Partners with Emirates NBD to offer an interest free instalment plan to all its customers!

HolidayMe, the Dubai-based travel start-up that launched its operations in the Middle East in the month of November 2014 has partnered with Emirates NBD to offer a 0% Instalment Plan. Through this partnership, all Emirates NBD credit card holders can now book their Holiday Packages, Hotels, Activities and Transfers by making payments in instalments over a period of 3 or 6 months at no extra charge. For availing this offer,"...

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January 10, 2015

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Taiwan ICT Products Come into Focus at CES

2015 International CES


The prestigious COMPUTEX d&i awards, executed by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) in cooperation with the International Forum Design (iF), revisited Las Vegas, the United States for International CES. Las Vegas is the third stop on the d&i awards world tour following their unveiling at COMPUTEX TAIPEI. The award-winning"...

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