Posts tagged ‘travel’

  • 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

  • Forum Article

    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