‘IBTM World 2019’ named ‘Best International Trade Show’ crowned at Exhibition News Awards


20 August 2021: IBTM World, part of RX (Reed Exhibitions), has won Best International Trade Show in the Exhibition News Awards for its 2019 event. More than 600 leading industry players gathered at Evolution London for an evening of celebration to mark the achievements of the industry’s brightest stars. The awards, hosted by comedian Tom…


Deal-making activity in the travel & tourism sector declined by 6.8% in July 2021


20 August 2021: A total of 69 deals (M&A) were announced in the global travel and tourism sector during July 2021, which is a decline of 6.8% over 74 deals announced during the previous month, according to GlobalData. Aurojyoti Bose, Lead Analyst at GlobalData, comments “Deal activity in the travel and tourism sector still remains…


Ministry of Tourism Signs MOUs with MakeMyTrip and Ibibo Group to strengthen hospitality and tourism industry


20 August 2021: Ministry of Tourism has signed MoUs with Easy my Trip, Clear trip and Yatra.com. The primary objective of this MoU is to provide anextensive visibility to accommodation units, which have self-certified themselves on SAATHI on the OTA platform. Ministry of Tourism in its ongoing efforts to strengthen Hospitality & Tourism Industry especially…


UFI LatAm Conference brings industry leaders from across the region together for three-day hybrid meeting


18 August 2021: Across three days, the 2021 UFI LatAm Conference reconnected a pandemic-affected exhibition industry community across Latin America. Led by Ana-Maria Arango, UFI Regional Director for Latin America, the digital event offered participants a blend of keynote sessions and expert content, as well as networking, matchmaking and business development opportunities. Speakers from across…