WORLD TOURISM DAY OFFICIAL CELEBRATION

Celebrated worldwide since 1980, World Tourism Day at European Council on Tourism and Trade is commemorated usually at the end of September each year and hosted in the capital of the country crowned as WORLD BEST TOURIST DESTINATION OF THE YEAR.   This year, the Official Celebrations are held in Phnom Penh , the capital…

OFFICIAL WORLD TOURISM DAY 2017 TO BE HELD IN PHNOM PENH, DUBAI AND BUCHAREST

This year’s celebrations for World Tourism Day, marked on 27 and 28 September, will be officially celebrated in Phnom Penh, Dubai and Bucharest as European Council on Tourism and Trade had decided. This year celebration will be focused on the role of Sustainable Tourism – a Tool for Development. Celebrated in line with the decisions…

ACADEMICIAN MIRCEA CONSTANTINESCU: 2017 WORLD BEST TOURIST DESTINATION MUST RECOGNIZE ASIA`S TOURISM OPPORTUNITIES

European Tourism Academy has just closed the candidature list for 2017 WORLD BEST TOURIST DESTINATION AWARD competition.   As of June 1st, 2017 no more countries candidature will be accepted, announced Academician Mircea Constantinescu, European Academy Director.   Academician Mircea Constantinescu: EUROPEAN TOURISM ACADEMY Director announces the end of 2017 World Tourism Awards competition.  …

PRESIDENT HOSTS EUROPE DAY RECEPTION

Building on a successful cooperation on last year’s Europe Day, the European Tourism Academy supported the EUROPEAN COUNCIL ON TOURISM AND TRADE(ECTT)  to organize the Europe Day on Tuesday , 9 May 2017.               2017 EUROPE DAY reception has enjoyed a massive participation and the launch of new partnerships for European Council on Tourism and…

EUROPEAN COUNCIL ON TOURISM AND TRADE PRESIDENT PROFESSOR DR. ANTON CARAGEA GIVES THE START OF EUROPE`S DAY CELEBRATIONS

The celebration started with the Europe anthem “Ode to Joy”. H.E. Professor Dr. Anton Caragea , the Head of ECTT/ Ambassador welcomed the attendees with a brief speech.   The ceremony was officially opened with the traditional cake-cutting by President Professor Dr. Anton Caragea together with Academician Mircea Constantinescu, and High Commissioner for Tourism, Mr….

EUROPE DAY OFFICIAL RECEPTION AT EUROPEAN COUNCIL ON TOURISM AND TRADE

Europe Day is the EU’s official day to celebrate peace and unity in Europe.   The date marks the anniversary of the historical ‘Schuman declaration’, which set out the French foreign minister’s idea for a new form of political cooperation in Europe. It is considered to be the beginning of what is now the European…

BREAKING NEWS: DONALD TRUMP IS TAKING OFFICE AND OUTLINES TOURISM POLICIES

On Thursday 19 January 2016 in his first official encounter with the business community of United States, in his new quality as President of the United States Donald J. Trump he promised a bright future for US tourism: getting the country on World Best Tourism Destination list, making historical cities on Eastern Coast of United…

THE TOURISM “OSCARS” START REGISTERING CANDIDATURES FOR WORLD BEST TOURIST DESTINATION AND WORLD CAPITAL OF CULTURE AND TOURISM AWARDS

From 2 January 2017, the world tourism institution of European Council on Tourism and Trade, had started to officially register the countries and cities candidatures for WORLD BEST TOURIST DESTINATION  for countries and  WORLD CAPITAL OF CULTURE AND TOURISM for cities desirous to become international hubs for tourism.  The ECTT Awards for tourism and cultural…