TITLE

IN BRIEF

PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);5/21/2010, Vol. 5, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to the tourism industry including rebranding of Hedonism HI resort by SuperClubs, AM Resorts' plan to operate its Costa Rican property under its Dreams brand and keenness of Jamaica Air Shuttle to develop links with British operators and agents.
ACCESSION #
51638117

 

Related Articles

  • On course for Jamaica.  // Travel Weekly (UK);9/19/2008, p32 

    Several photographs showing various travel agents and personnel related to the travel industry, who have participated in the 15th Northern Golf Classic, sponsored by Teletext Holidays are presented.

  • INDEPENDENTS' DAY. Taylor, Ian // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;5/12/2003, Issue 2563, p1 

    Reports that independent travel agents have their best opportunity to take business from the multiples in Great Britain. Downturn in package bookings; Appeal for collaboration among agents; Overview of the travel industry.

  • Spain revamps skills scheme.  // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;5/12/2003, Issue 2563, p2 

    Reports the aim of the Spanish Tourist Office to increase the number of travel agents using its Spanish Specialist Programme. Worldchoice Conference for agents; Investment made by the Office developing the program; Sale of higher-value packages.

  • 'The package holiday is in terminal decline.' Banerjee, Tina // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;5/12/2003, Issue 2563, p8 

    Discusses findings of a report that suggest that mass-market travel operators confront 'terminal decline' as a result of the growth of independent travel in Europe. Rise of no-frills airlines and online bookings; Start of a long-term struggle for the major travel groups; Pressure on prices.

  • Excess stock hindering TUI.  // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;5/12/2003, Issue 2563, p8 

    Discusses the financial performance of various travel groups in Great Britain for summer 2003. First Choice as the most favored travel group; TUI's market position; Performance of MyTravel.

  • Operators slammed over early launches.  // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;5/12/2003, Issue 2563, p15 

    Discusses criticisms against travel operators that launch summer 2004 programs early.

  • 'Local links will pay off.'  // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;5/12/2003, Issue 2563, p15 

    Reports that travel agents could increase business by working more closely with their local community.

  • The wrong thing to say to Tapestry's Mr Wrightman.  // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;5/12/2003, Issue 2563, p24 

    Reports that a travel agent who attended the Advantage Travel Centres conference claims that suppliers should not be at the conference. Reaction of Tapestry Holidays managing director Nick Wrightman.

  • Travel bosses tip recovery by early 2004. Coulter, Adam // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;5/12/2003, Issue 2563, p30 

    Reports that business travel agents are optimistic that the travel industry will recover by early 2004. End of the war in Iraq; Stabilization of the severe acute respiratory syndrome outbreak; Challenge for agents.

  • Specialist training course is revamped.  // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;5/12/2003, Issue 2563, p37 

    Reports that the South African Tourism has relaunched its Fundi training program for agents and operators to make selling the destination easier. Written test to be taken by the agents before becoming a Fundi specialist; Benefits of being a Fundi specialist; Enrolment cost.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics