Malaysia's 1st Convention Bureau was recently awarded The BrandLaureate Country Branding Award 2011-2012, thanks to the strength of the Bureau's marketing core; Dare to be Different, Harnessing the Power of Storytelling and Leveraging on the Borneo Brand, for playing a pivotal role in promoting Sarawak and Malaysia as a leading destination for Business Events.
In a new partnership with Taj Hotels and with the aim of increasing awareness on GDS adoption, InterGlobe Technology Quotient (ITQ), announces an all exclusive promotion for IATA and NON-IATA travel agents across India. The promotion would incentivize travel agents, who book for Taj Hotels through Travelport Galileo and Travelport Worldspan GDS.
The Arab Center for Media Tourism concluded its 2012 forum on the relation between security and Tourism in Egypt from SUNRISE Select Mamlouk Palace Resort & Spa in Hurghada, with the participation of 17 Arab Countries, and the presence of Dr. Mounir Fakhry Abdel Nour, Egyptian Minister of Tourism, and Qatari Sheikh, Faisal Bin Kassim El Thani.
WineMaps, Inc. is now accepting private beta accounts to test out their recommendation and booking engine on WineMaps.com to allow users to complete their winery booking experience and build out their own wine tours.
Rome City Apartments, a company specialized in short term rentals in the city of Rome, has recently launched its blog with articles that are to giving to travelers coming to Rome many insights about the city that cannot be found elsewhere or on the official guides. All the articles, based on first hand impressions of writers that deeply know Rome, are unique.
Sammy Dunham and Helen Free have created a unique way to support L'Aquila after the 2009 earthquake. They have founded blogAway a non- profit enterprise that will host a conference to draw writers to Abruzzo to become better bloggers, to be charmed by Abruzzo's wine, food, and culture, and to engage in philanthropy for two local causes.
Wild Florida Airboats is pleased to announce that they have added seven new monster alligators to their alligator exhibit attraction in Orlando, where guests are able to experience these gators up close.
Ruttgers Bay Lake Lodge Is excited to for their 115th season to begin. This summer will be filled with new experiences including a new beach bar, the return of a seasoned golf pro, new bike trails and much more.
Wild Florida is pleased to announce that Narcoossee Elementary School has voted them as the NCES Business Partner of the Year 2011/2012. Wild Florida has supported Narcoossee Elementary School by educating students about the natural environment.
HotelTravel.com's new website redesign features an attractive user interface and a custom built 'Promotions Finder', with deals highlighted by colourful down feathers, that delivers the best available hotel rates worldwide.