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Convention Edinburgh appoints Business Tourism Team for 2019

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Convention Edinburgh has appointed two new sales colleagues to support the team in maintaining and growing Edinburgh's position as a leading destination for meeting planners, second only to London in the UK.
Laura Henry joins Convention Edinburgh as International Association Sales Manager, bringing eleven years of business development experience within the hospitality and tourism sector to the team.
Laura will generate and secure international association and corporate conference business for Edinburgh, and for Marketing Edinburgh's members, while meeting ambitious annual targets. With a...
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Euromonitor says that Jerusalem is the world's fastest-growing destination

Euromonitor says that Jerusalem is the world's fastest-growing destination

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According to London-based market research company Euromonitor International, Jerusalem is the world's fastest-growing tourism destination.
Incoming tourism to the Israeli capital is set to grow by 38% by 2018 end, boosted by “relative stability and a strong marketing push.” Tourism in the city grew by 32% in 2017, Euromonitor said.
Globally, inbound tourist arrivals are set to grow by 5% to 1.4 billion trips this year. The world's top 100 city destinations outperformed global arrivals growth, witnessing a 7.5% increase in arrivals, highlighting the growing importance of major cities for...
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