The World Travel Market (WTM) finished last week with almost 48,000 senior travel industry professionals, government ministers and international press in attendance. The WTM was a veritable candy store of seminars, press conferences and exhibitor activities — far more than was humanly possible to absorb. However, a few issues seemed to dominate some of the […]
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Category: Visa Policy
Canada is faced with some of the same challenges as the US in attracting more international visitors: tight visa restrictions and security concerns. As the Gazette in Montreal reported today, “Canada is missing out on a potential economic tourism windfall, says the head of the country’s tourism agency. Surveys show that many foreign tourists would […]
Several countries, including the US and now Sri Lanka, are trying to take new less restrictive approaches to visa policy in attempts to boost international tourism. The Times of India reported on this today. Click here for more. Link to this post!