The head of the Macao Government Tourism Office concedes that ‘we are learning as we go’ but is confident that Muslim markets can be developed.
Delegates convene at the Global Tourism Economy Forum to ponder issues affecting China’s inbound and outbound travel industry.
The Inner Harbour regeneration project is part of a wider plan by the government to involve gaming concessionaires in urban gentrification.
The agreements aim to promote economic growth and social and municipal development, and follow a recent memorandum on cooperation in education.
Sustainable tourism is vital if the industry is to build a better future for succeeding generations, say experts.
Tourism officials, academics and business leaders convene to explore this year’s theme of unlocking the power of the travel industry for ‘business and development.’
Industry representatives say they are ‘optimistic’ for a strong performance and note that Cotai hotels will likely be fully booked.
Local initiatives in neurodivergent rights, eco-friendly materials and corporate responsibility take home the honours.