Indonesia uses digitization to improve tourism

digitization to improve tourismDigitization is one of the key drivers for financial growth in the age of information technology. It creates job opportunities, enhances innovation, ensure diversification of products with better services. For tourism industry, digitization is equally important as 70 percent of the tourists go digital while booking, searching or even making payments.

 

 

Source: Travelandtourworld.

Belfast Waterfront showcases the city to the world!

Belfast WaterfrontLast week, more than 100 delegates gathered at Belfast Waterfront to experience the best. Most of the delegates were from international trade press and event planning industry. It was a one-day program initiated by Belfast Waterfront in partnership with Tourism Northern Ireland to deliver a brilliant mix of business with city exploration.

 

 

Source: Travelandtourworld.

Mysore to have its own film city soon!

Mysore to have its ownIn coming days, Sandalwood may have its own film city. Expert team members visited Himmavu, 20 kms from Mysore, the proposed film city site, before submitting the project report. The tourism department took gradual steps in bringing important names associated with film production and studio houses in setting up infrastructure for shoots after the state government gave the responsibility.

 

 

Source: Travelandtourworld.

Tourism Minister underlines innovation, connectivity & digitization as critical

Tourism Minister underlines innovationEdward Zammit Lewis, Maltese Tourism Minister believes that innovation, digitization and connectivity are the three main components European tourism international competitiveness. He was attending the Conference for Connecting Europe through Innovation. It was organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Office of the EU Parliament in Madrid.

 

 

Source: Travelandtourworld.

QTA and sector partners launch Qatar’s first Business Events Guide

unnamedQatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and its partners in the business events sector launched the country’s first Business Events Guide, ushering in a new chapter of growth in the sector’s story. The Guide, available both online and in hard copy, offers a comprehensive resource that will help international event organisers, wherever they are, plan and deliver their exhibitions, conferences, conventions and meetings in Qatar.

 

 

Source: Travelandtourworld.