Asian stopover campaign

Through the Stopover Finland effort, Visit Finland is intending to attract more Asian tourists to remain in the country while travelling to and from Europe with Finnair

Economy Spur US travel to Asia

SINGAPORE invited a record 500,000 US visitors in 2015 and the US market grew 3 percent in 2014, according to the New York office of the Singapore Tourism Board's (STB)

Convention Bureau (SECB).

Kershing Goh, regional director, Americas, worldwide group, of STB and SECB, stated there was a 50-50 split between BTmice and leisure tourists. Kershing Goh, regional director, Americas,

Travelport expands Asia operations with Galileo Japan acquisition

Travelport has revealed additional expansion of its interests in Japan with the purchase of its distribution company - Galileo Japan. Galileo Japan was formerly owned by a consortium of airline company owners. Feel free to read more on 365 travel .

Japan is one of the world’s biggest travel markets, and, in regards to flight seats offered for sale, is just smaller than the USA and China due to its huge volume of domestic air travel bookings, along with the worldwide connectivity provided to Japanese companies and tourists

It is likewise the world’s fourth largest economy in terms of GDP. The Galileo Japan acquisition suggests that Travelport can now develop a brand-new, consolidated Travelport Japan entity in the nation.

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Finnair introduces website for Asian stopover campaign

Finnair has actually released a new website to support Visit Finland s new stopover campaign. Through the Stopover Finland effort, Visit Finland is intending to attract more Asian tourists to remain in the country while travelling to and from Europe with Finnair. A series of stopover packages has actually been produced, varying from 5 hours to five days, and these can now be booked by means of the brand-new stopover.finnair.com website.

We are really thrilled to be able to offer our customers the opportunity to stop and breathe between air travels and find Finland at the very same time, said Anssi Partanen, Finnair’s head of travel items.

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Strong greenback, Regional Economy Spur US travel to Asia

SINGAPORE invited a record 500,000 US visitors in 2015 and the US market grew 3 percent in 2014, according to the New York office of the Singapore Tourism Board’s (STB) Singapore Exhibition & Convention Bureau (SECB). Kershing Goh, regional director, Americas, worldwide group, of STB and SECB, stated there was a 50-50 split between BTmice and leisure tourists.

Goh attributed the excellent revealing to the strong United States dollar and great financial conditions as well as SECB’s efforts in targeting United States reward groups and industrial visitors in 2014. She noted that United States outbound growth was more highly driven by leisure traffic.

 

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