Posts tagged ‘travel’

  • A passenger plane passes in front of the full moon as it makes a final landing approach to Heathrow Airport in west London Forum Article

    Why airlines need investors in high places

    In almost every industry, the ebb and flow of consolidation is constant. Mergers or acquisitions might mean… more

  • Traffic crosses over the new diagonal crossing at Oxford Circus in London Forum Article

    Can congestion charges save lives?

    London has long been one of the world’s most congested cities. Before a £5 “congestion charge” was… more

  • Health worker is reflected in a mirror as he prepares protective equipment near Rokupa Hospital Forum Article

    Ebola’s economic toll

    Of the 16 countries in West Africa only three – Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone – are affected… more

  • An aircraft of Air France-KLM French regional airline unit Hop lands at sunset at Orly airport Forum Article

    Why countries should reduce barriers to travel

    The facts are clear: Travel and tourism are on the rise. The industry sector accounts for more than 9.5%… more

  • To match Special Report STARBUCKS/CULTURE Forum Article

    How ratings sites are changing your business

    “Bonjour Monsieur, comment pourrais-je vous aider?” asks the obsequious concierge at my Paris hotel. I… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Three key steps for the future of travel

    When Teddy Roosevelt, America's 26th president, decided to explore the Amazon 100 years ago, he spent… more

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    What can Dubai learn from Rome and Seoul?

    Dubai was recently ranked the best in the whole world when it comes to hotels and shopping experiences… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    The four main barriers to talent mobility in Africa

    Flexible immigration procedures are essential for skilled workers to move easily between countries and… more

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    Reshaping the way we travel

    We’ve all been there. Your flight is cancelled and you need to be rebooked. While you wait in line for… more

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    A positive future for tourism

    Despite improvements since 2009, consumer confidence remains below 2007 levels. Uncertainty prevails, with… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    2 billion global travellers by 2020?

    Kathleen Matthews addresses the future of travel and tourism In 2013, travel and tourism are going… more

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    When green travel meets big business

    Giulia Carbone explains why the tourism industry needs to address ecological threats Tourism needs a… more

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    Are we moving toward sustainable travelism?

    Geoffrey Lipman discusses how we are becoming more environmentally responsible tourists Someone… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Can reducing taxes on travel boost Growth?

    Tom King, Head of Government and Industry Affairs at British Airways, makes a case for reducing taxes on travel… more

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    What is the future of transportation?

    A client in Beijing has just called asking you to present your latest products in person to their top… more

  • Forum Event

    Freedom to travel: opening markets by opening borders

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2012

    , Bangkok, Thailand

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    Finding growth opportunities in trade

    Governments worldwide, but particularly in Europe, are looking for growth. Can trade… more

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    Assessing the openness of borders

    “The nation state: apartheid without political incorrectness”, writes Nicholas Nassim Taleb in his… more