Singapore is set to become a frontrunner in the global aviation industry’s shift towards sustainability by requiring all departing flights to utilize sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) starting in 2026. This announcement was made by the […]
Global Destination Sustainability Movement (GDS-Movement) and Tripadvisor have forged a strategic partnership to recognise and promote sustainable travel destinations to consumers through Tripadvisor´s Travellers’ Choice” Best of the Best” Destinations Awards. The GDS-Movement and Tripadvisor
This spring, Malta is set to become the epicenter of environmental innovation by hosting the Green Vision Summit & Expo (GVSE) from April 30th to May 2nd, 2024. Positioned as Malta’s premier eco gathering of
Malaysia is set to host the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) in 2025, following its significant participation in the ATF 2024 in Laos, where it promoted eco-tourism, sustainability, and community involvement. This year’s forum in Vientiane
Spain’s Tourism Minister Jordi Hereu has announced his country’s extraordinary performance of tourism in 2023. The minister said that 2023 was a record year —more than 84 million international tourists and more than 108 billion euros
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and Biosphere have announced a partnership under the Hotel Sustainability Basics initiative, marking a significant step in promoting sustainability within the global hotel industry. This collaboration aims to
The Austrian National Tourist Office (Österreich Werbung) recently sponsored a landmark event in Linz, Austria – the GSTC Sustainable Tourism Training. This initiative, held over two days from November 9 to November 10, 2023, represents
The World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) groundbreaking initiative, the Hotel Sustainability Basics, is concluding its first year with remarkable success. This ambitious program has seen over 1,300 hotels from more than 30 countries achieve
American Airlines (AA) has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for the first time, marking a notable achievement for the airline industry. American Airlines is now one of only two
Maritim Hotels, a stalwart in Germany’s hospitality industry, is taking decisive steps towards an environmentally-friendly future. In collaboration with BABOR, renowned for its sustainable body care products, Maritim Hotels will now incorporate a Refill System
Are you looking for a travel experience that’s not only enjoyable but also responsible? Sustainable travel festivals may be just what you’re looking for.
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has launched the Hotel Sustainability Basics verification scheme. Announced at ITB Berlin, Basics will enable tourist accommodation providers from around the world, regardless of their size, to begin their
Today more and more hotels and resorts strive for sustainability, and self-sufficiency and to achieve that they embraced the “farm to table” movement by establishing their own farms and gardens.
A major new report by World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and Trip.com Group, together with Deloitte, reveals a heightened appetite for sustainable tourism amongst consumers, with 69% of travellers actively seeking sustainable travel options1.
As part of Yokohama’s move to take the lead on sustainable urban development, the Yokohama Convention & Visitors Bureau (YCVB) is reaffirming the city’s sustainability ideals and commitments by creating new programs for convention organizers
The Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism, Reyes Maroto, has spoken in New York at the UN General Assembly’s High Level Forum on Sustainable and Resilient Tourism.