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  • Post date: Thu, 11/13/2014 - 16:19
    President Çene, with the members of the Board of the SKAL International Ankara

    SKÅL International newly elected president V. Salih Çene was the guest of honor of the SKÅL International Ankara’s monthly luncheon on Friday, November 7, 2014.  In fact, this was the first ever visit of President Çene and Ankara Club members gathered in the Rixos Hotel Grand Ankara had the joy of congratulating the new president and wishing him all the best for his term. The president of the Ankara Club, Mr.

  • Post date: Wed, 10/29/2014 - 10:59

    Sunday, 26 October 2014 – During the Opening Ceremony of the 75th Skål World Congress held at the Sheraton Maria Isabel Hotel in Mexico City, Mrs. Karine Coulanges, International President of Skål International, presented the Sustainable Tourism awards to eight winners. Conducted with the help of Sealed Air’s Diversey Care division, a leading global provider of commercial cleaning, sanitation and hygiene solutions, the awards honour tourism initiatives that support environmental sustainability.

  • Post date: Mon, 10/20/2014 - 13:11

    With a mission to bring peace and sustainability, the International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT), believes in making each traveller an ambassador of peace. Their symposium next year will honour the legacy of Mahatma Gandhi. IIPT’s objectives also include swifter issuance of tourist visas between India and Pakistan.

  • Post date: Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:32

    As is the recent tradition, Skål members attending the 2014 World Congress in Mexico City will have the opportunity to contribute to the Florimond Volckaert Fund via the purchase of raffle tickets for some fabulous prizes.

  • Post date: Fri, 10/10/2014 - 10:42

    TORONTO, Oct. 9, 2014 /CNW/ -- Best Western International is launching two major new hotel development offerings – a stylish new hotel concept and a soft brand – both designed to meet growing demand for new hotel offerings in urban and primary markets. The announcement, made today during the brand's 2014 North American Convention, comes as Best Western continues to see historic growth in the brand's North American and global development pipeline.

  • Post date: Tue, 09/23/2014 - 11:06

    International tourist arrivals grew by 4.6% in the first half of 2014 according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. Destinations worldwide received some 517 million international tourists between January and June 2014, 22 million more than in the same period of 2013.

    Growth was strongest in the Americas (+6%) followed by Asia and the Pacific and Europe (both at +5%). By subregion, South Asia and Northern Europe (both +8%) were the best performers, together with North-East Asia and Southern Mediterranean Europe (both +7%).

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