First Global Tourism Economy Forum in Macau Set
Friday August 10th, 2012 - 8:43AM
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MACAU—The first Global Tourism Economy Forum will be held here next month, hosted by the Secretariat for Social Affairs and Culture of the Macau SAR Government and co-organized by China Chamber of Tourism under the auspices of All-China Federation of Industry & Commerce.
Global Tourism Economy Forum • Macau 2012 will debut Sept. 9-11 at the Macau Tower Convention & Entertainment Centre.
The Forum aims to provide a high-level networking platform to bridge the needs between investors and project owners, developers and hoteliers, retail brands and space planners, as well as event organizers and local governments. The Forum also will offer a comprehensive window into the China market.
The three-day Forum, themed “Growth driving Growth: Examining the Synergistic Interplay between Tourism and Economic Development," will be an interactive discussion platform designed to capture a macroview of the interplay between tourism and other major economies.
Further information may be found at the Forum's website: www.gte-forum.com.
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The most recent NYU Conference, earlier this month proved, once and for all, that the lodging industry has finally turned the corner and happy days are, indeed, here again. While the economists and pundits all provided plenty of anecdotal evidence to bear that out in terms of supply and demand ratios, RevPAR projections, asset values and all the other metrics, that’s not what has me convinced.