Government is serious on business tourism

Anderson, Janet
January 2000
Marketing Event;Jan2000, p7
Comments on the determination of the British government to help the country's business tourism industry maintain its competitive edge in world markets. Partnership for business tourism formed; Actions taken by the government to support business tourism.


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