The World Travel and Tourism Council and Travelport recently published a report in which they say that business travel equates to around $1.3 trillion of worldwide travel spending. The prediction is that this will rise at around 3.7% each year for the next decade.
Latest views on the hospitality industry
We came across an intriguing concept that has just been launched in Dubai airport’s terminal 3 – it’s a new ‘sleep lounge’ concept where you can chill out in your own, private pod…or igloo.
It may already be the most visited tourist destination in the world, but the French minister for Europe and foreign affairs, a chap called Jean-Yves Le Drian, is determined to push on.