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Latest update : 2013-11-14

Global tourist numbers rise, but Europe faces challenge from emerging markets

The tourism sector is the source of 9.7 million jobs in Europe, but a recent report says Europe could lose its dominance as emerging markets boost their appeal as destinations. We talk to Steve Joyce, head of Choice Hotels International about the challenges facing countries and the hospitality sector.

By Matthew WARREN

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2015-09-03 China

IMF warns of risks posed to global economic growth by Chinese slowdown

The International Monetary Fund has warned that the slowdown in China is posing an increased risk to global economic growth. The fund pointed to the fall in oil and other...

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2015-09-02 France

France cracks down on internship abuses with system overhaul

The French government is to overhaul the rules governing internships, with plans to increase the minimum wage for interns and placing limits on how many interns a company can...

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2015-09-01 China

Chinese journalist apologises 'for contributing to market turmoil'

A Chinese journalist has made a televised apology for allegedly reporting "falsehoods" about the recent stock market turmoil, despite the information in his article having been...

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2015-08-27 Paris

AirBnB to collect 'tourist tax' for Paris accommodation

The short-term letting site AirBnB has agreed to collect an €0.83 per night "tourist tax" from its users for stays in the French capital. The company had been under pressure from...

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2015-08-26 China

Chinese shares continue to fall after central bank cuts rates

Chinese shares have seen another day of more moderate falls after the central bank cut interest rates and moved to boost bank lending. It was a volatile day on the stock markets...

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