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BRIDGING THE GENDER GAP AT PATA ANNUAL SUMMIT 2018
 
In line with PATA's advocacy for increased #GenderEquality in travel and tourism, Michelle will discuss how the industry can play a more active role in bridging the gender gap at #PAS2018 in Gangneung, Korea (ROK) on May 17-20.

Find out more about the conference at
www.PATA.org/PAS.
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   UPCOMING EVENTS   
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PATA Annual Summit 2018

 

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PATA Travel Mart 2018


PATA SPEAKING AND EVENT CALENDAR
 
Join the PATA team in Fiji and Thailand 🌏
 
PATA welcomes PayPal as its newest industry member

 

PATA UPDATES
PayPal gives people better ways to manage and move their money, offering them choice and flexibility in how they are able to send money, pay or get paid.
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Press Releases
The BUFFET Initiative

 

As part of the BUFFET Initiative, we aim to develop a "status of the industry" report which will evaluate the current state of food waste in the Asia Pacific hospitality sector. Please take a moment to answer our survey until March 19.
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BUFFET Initiative
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The Quarterly Tourism Monitor 4Q2017 is now available

 

The Quarterly Tourism Monitor (QTM) provides an authoritative view of inbound travel, by origin markets, for all major destinations in the Asia Pacific region.
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PATA launches youth component of food waste campaign, “BUFFET for Youth”

 

The “BUFFET for Youth” is a challenge targeted at the next generation of tourism leaders that builds on the BUFFET Initiative – a PATA food waste campaign, and is open to PATA YTP student members, PATA Student Chapter members and students.
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Press Releases
'Plastic, plastic, plastic’:
British diver films sea of rubbish off Bali
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PATA SUSTAINABILITY & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
The video posted on YouTube shows water densely strewn with food wrappers, cups and sachets as tropical fish dart in and out.
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Green Tip:
Greening the air inside your home
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PATA BUILDS YOUR INSIGHTS
Key insights from PATAmPOWER

More low-cost airline seats to Vietnam from top source markets in 2018


 
Low-cost carriers are adding capacity to Vietnam this year with an expected increase of 21.3 percent compared to 2017. This growth will boost total seats to reach 5.39 million by year end. Seats from Cambodia (98.4%) will dominate in percentage growth increase, followed closely by Chinese Taipei (50.4%) and Korea (ROK) (39.9%). The Philippines and Malaysia will also contribute with double-digit increases during the period.

Find out more about flight and seat capacity at mPOWER.pata.org.
PATA Publication

COTRI China Outbound Tourism Research Institute Market Report Autumn 2017 is now available 



The COTRI Market Report provides expert insights into the development of China’s outbound tourism market by offering qualitative analysis, numbers and information plus several special topics in each issue.

For more information, please visit www.PATA.org/store or
contact the Publications team at publications@PATA.org.

 
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WELCOME NEW PATA MEMBERS
Pathfinder Travel Co Ltd.

Pathfinder Travel Co., Ltd. was established in September 2016. In order to be able to meet the domestic and foreign tourists to eat, live, travel, shopping and entertainment we try to give our client a one-stop full-service so that each of them enjoy a beautiful and memorable journey.
Visit www.pathfinder.travel for more information.

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NEWS HIGHLIGHTS FROM PATA MEMBERS

Silk Road: The most important transnational tourism route of the 21st century
 
The 8th UNWTO Silk Road Ministers’ Meeting held during the ITB Berlin Travel Trade Show, focused on the long-term tourism vision for the historic Silk Road routes and how to establish the Silk Road as the most important transnational tourism route of the 21st century. Read more.

Three millennials win first essay competition on tourism’s contribution to UN SDGs
 
Three young people under 30, a Filipino, Mexican and Pakistani, have won top honours in the first global essay competition organised by a travel trade publication to underscore the contribution of Travel & Tourism to the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Read more.
Binumi announces a strategic partnership with Asian Trails

Binumi, the global video storytelling platform is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Asian Trails, Asia’s leading tour specialist. Since 1999, Asian Trails has grown to become one of the leading destination management companies in Asia with full-service operations in 8 Asian destinations. Read more.

More Centara Hotels earn certification for environmental performance

EarthCheck is the world’s leading scientific benchmarking, certification and advisory group for travel and tourism. This month it announced that five more properties of Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, had achieved its Gold certification. Read more.
 
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