The latest edition of the World Tourism Barometer - concerning the first 4 months of the year 2018 - has been released by the UN World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) and it highlights how International Tourism exceeds expectations in the first months of 2018.
Europe remains the world’s largest tourism region and performed strongly during this period (+7%), pulled ahead by the destinations of Southern and Mediterranean Europe, and Western Europe (both +8%).
The Brochure of MITOMED+ is now online!
The study on the assessment of the regulatory aspects affecting the collaborative economy in the tourism accommodation sector in the 28 Member States that has been carried out on behalf of the European Commission is now published.
You can access it here
This issue of the UNWTO World Tourism Barometer and the accompanying Statistical Annex presents an analysis of outbound tourism based on international tourism expenditure and departures data for source markets for 2017. Additionally, it updates of the preliminary results for international tourist arrivals and receipts in 2017 reported by destinations around the world included in the January 2018 Advance Release. Furthermore, this issue includes an analysis of airline results and of hospitality markets in 2017.
An Interview to Mr Patrick Torrent, President of NECSTouR has been published by "Mosaico Europa", the Unioncamere Europa monthly newsletter.
In the interview, Mr Torrent particularly focused on the NECSTouR priorities within the European Year on Cultural Heritage 2018 and the post 2020 financial planning.