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Tourism council reports uptick

...though the recession, and saw an increase in the area of visitor requests for information, Hamrick said. The Alaska Travel Industry Association, a statewide organization promoting travel to Alaska, reported an increase of 13.9 percent in requests...
The real American hustle

...Notwithstanding the shameless dishonesty, the airlines do make one semi-valid point, and that is that other biggies in the travel industry, such as hotels and car-rental companies, are allowed to get away with the same subterfuge. We've all bristled...
Tourism expected to hold the line in 2014

...while attending the U.S. Travel Association's 2014 IPW (International Pow Wow) meant to bring North American travel industry marketers together with worldwide vacation planners.Elwood Brehmer can be reached at elwood.brehmer@alaskajournal...
Parnell picks apart issues

...and the rest of the world. "It's all about creating an environment here where travelers and investment in the travel industry will come to Alaska," Parnell said. Just last week the state announced a third consecutive year of growth in the...

...of strong, sizable low-fare airlines, you are still seeing airfares go up sizably," said Henry Harteveldt, a travel industry analyst with Hudson Crossing.Starting July 1, fliers will also face higher taxes. The government's security...
Terrorism expert: Tourism industry is vulnerable

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- The travel industry is particularly vulnerable in the leisure and travel industry remains far too lax, Tarlow said Wednesday at the Alaska Travel Industry Association convention in Anchorage...
Tourism group proposes marketing blitz

FAIRBANKS (AP) -- The Alaska Travel Industry Association has come up with a plan to combat an expected...Labor and Workforce Development, said the state's travel industry has never had to face such a potential downturn...
Travel experts fear Alaska tourism could take big hit from attacks

...ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Alaska's travel industry is worried that last month's...Fox, vice chair of the Alaska Travel Industry Association, said at the group's...the first half of 2002, the Travel Industry Association of America predicts...
Senate panel kills tourism bill

...and ultimately to the Alaska Travel Industry Association for marketing efforts...Lindgren, president of the Alaska Travel Industry Associa-tion. "There is strong...problem, she said. The Alaska travel industry didn't cause the difficulties...
Tourism industry urges residents to travel the state

...relatives for a visit. The Alaska Travel Industry Association launched a said. Not everyone in the travel industry is making such dire,'' he said. The Alaska Travel Industry Association is lobbying the Legislature...


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