Whilst in the light of the recent energy hikes implemented in Jordan, hoteliers may well be justified in increasing their prices, they have to be reasonable because such raises squeeze us as tour operators, touristic …Read full article » Jordan: Monday, May 12 - 2008 @ 15:21
“JITOA says the tourism industry is particularly sensitive because many of the services it provides are directly linked to energy whether it’s in transport, catering, food and beverage, housekeeping and in arranging sight seeing tours,” …Read full article » Jordan: Monday, February 25 - 2008 @ 12:53
The first batch of professionals of the Event Management Certificate Program from the International Institute for Tourism Studies of George Washington University, were given their certificates in a graduation ceremony patronized by the Minister of …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Saturday, June 16 - 2007 @ 15:01
“The courses will lead to a professional qualification that will leverage the status of those working in the industry,” said JITOA’s Executive Director Ahmed Al Bashiti.
The Best Practices course is the first in a …Read full article » Jordan: Thursday, March 29 - 2007 @ 14:47
American consultant Susan Stratton talked at length on the issue of becoming an owner and not just a member of a business association which is a novel concept in Jordan.
Speaking to JITOA members she said …Read full article » Jordan: Wednesday, January 17 - 2007 @ 17:06
The discussion centered on what initial steps would be necessary to develop a unique VolunTourism program for Ajloun to take advantage of this growing, global niche market.
The meeting represented, in part, a follow on …Read full article » Jordan: Wednesday, May 18 - 2011 @ 14:26
Now Petra is voted as one of the new Seven Wonders of the World, we must act to live up to the standard of the new criteria says General Manager of the Amman-based Petra Travel …Read full article » Jordan: Thursday, July 26 - 2007 @ 13:56
Young people need to come and look for themselves and see what the tourism sector can offer them by way of jobs and career development. Young men and women, especially those after the age of …Read full article » Jordan: Wednesday, May 23 - 2007 @ 14:37
“Jerash Cleanup Campaign” the kick off activity of Jerash adoption program aims at increasing environmental awareness in the area and cleaning up for the site to get rid of the litter, and sorting of solid …Read full article » Jordan: Sunday, July 04 - 2010 @ 09:52