The tourism sector in the EU is estimated to generate more than 10% of the EU GDP and approximately 12% of all jobs, many of which are within SMEs (European Commission, 2010). Tourism has proved resilient in these last decades, with the EU28 hosting 478 million international tourists in 2015, a notable increase from the 331 million in 2000 (UN World Tourism Organisation, 2016).
The Fiji Aviation Academy (FAA) is expected to be operational by 2019 in Namaka, Nadi International Airport. Its establishment in Fiji, preceded with a groundbreaking ceremony on December 7, 2017, is visionary and will be a great technical boost to the aviation industry in our part of the world.
Gebauer Haus is a joint venture between Robert “Uti” Gebauer and his older sister Pauline Jane Gebauer. The project started off as a hobby and then grew from the love of making Samoan handicrafts taught to Pauline and Robert by their parents
Ecotourism exploratory visit was conducted on Maiana Island from 29th October to 10th November 2017. This activity was part of the Least Developing country Fund project or LDCF project funded by Global Environ-ment Facility (GEF), organized by UNDP and implemented by Ministry of Environment, Lands and Agricul-tural development (MELAD). Kiribati National Tourism Office (KNTO) under the Ministry of Information Communications, Transport and Tourism Development (MICTTD) is one of the stakeholders of LDCF project that also came up with activities...