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July 18, 2017 - Huffington Post

Can Tourism Alleviate Global Poverty? - by Susanne Becken

Wouldn’t it be great if something as simple and pleasurable as international travel could help end something as grinding and enduring as global poverty? After all, the industry is booming, growing at least 4% a year since the 1960s (with a brief slowdown in 2009), according to the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO).

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January 31, 2017 -

8 Amazing Places you Should Travel to in South America in 2017 - by Joe Harrington

If you haven't made holiday plans for this summer, you should get some inspiration here.

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December 7, 2016 - Hotel News Resource

Hilton Signs with Grupo Cartes to Manage Hilton Hotel in Asuncion Paraguay - by Hilton Worldwide

Hilton and Grupo Cartes this week announced the signing of a management agreement to operate a new build Hilton hotel and residences in Asuncion, Paraguay - bringing the company's flagship brand to a new country. 

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November 20, 2016 - CRIENGLISH

Latin America - A New Frontier for China's Tourism Sector - by Victor Ning

The continued growth of Chinese tourism spending is said to be prompting countries throughout Latin America to try to bank on the region's increased global popularity in recent years to convince more Chinese people to make the journey half-way around the world.

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The Chilean Export Promotion Bureau (ProChile) in Shanghai organized its first-ever event in the city on Tuesday to promote tourism and products of Chile. Over 30 representatives from the media, travel agencies and industries were introduced to the rich ethnicity, natural wonders and culinary experience that Chile offers.

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