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  • 03/12/2013 | Argentina

    Tax for credit card purchases abroad increases to 35 percent

    In an attempt to safeguard Central Bank international reserves, the government has decided to increase the income tax advance to 35 percent for all credit and debit card purchases made abroad. The move will also involve the purchase of dollars for Argentineans travelling abroad with the US currency climbing now to 8.322 pesos.

  • 04/02/2013 | Argentina

    Foreign tourism drops 4.1% in 2012

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner announced during a rally held at the Government House that the foreign tourism dropped 4.1 percent in 2012, as the amount of Argentines travelling abroad climbed 12.8 percent.

  • 05/03/2013 | Argentina

    Foreign tourism plummets 12.4% in January

    Argentina received 246,539 foreign tourists in January, 12.4 percent less than the ones who entered the country during the same month in 2012, the Indec national statistics bureau reported.

  • 05/11/2013 | Argentina

    BA students back to school on March 5

    Classes in BA province will start on March 5, governor Daniel Scioli confirmed today affirming his government will “prioritize" the 190-day school calendar as well as "tourism" in the provincial coast area.

  • 06/09/2012 | Argentina

    Foreign tourism drops 7.5% in July

    The amount of tourists that arrived in Argentina during July dropped 7.5 percent compared to the same month in 2011, and totalled 215,511 people, while the Argentine citizens that travelled abroad climbed 20.2 percent, according to a government report.

  • 05/10/2012 | Argentina

    Foreign tourism drops 5.2% in August

    The amount of tourists that arrived in Argentina during August increased 5.2 percent compared to the same month of 2011 and totalled 200,904 people, according to a government report.

  • 06/11/2012 | Argentina

    Argentine citizens' expenses abroad drop 14%

    The amount of Argentine citizens that travelled abroad rose 8.5 percent in September, but due to the dollar clamp, their expenses in foreign countries dropped 14 percent, according to the Indec national statistics bureau.

  • 05/06/2012 | Argentina

    Foreign tourism drops 5.6% in April

    The amount of tourists that arrived in Argentina during April dropped 5.6 percent compared to the same month of 2011 and totalled 221,652 people, according to a government report.

  • 05/07/2012 | Argentina

    Foreign tourism drops 4.7% in May

    The amount of tourists that arrived in Argentina during May dropped 4.7 percent compared to the same month in 2011 and totalled 196,681 people, according to the Indec national statistics bureau.

  • 07/08/2012 | Argentina

    Foreign tourism climbs 17% in June

    The amount of tourists that arrived in Argentina during June increased 17 percent compared to the same month of 2011 and totalled 189,375 people, according to a government report.

  • 17/01/2012 | Argentina

    Bariloche airport reopens as volcanic ash cloud clears

    The Aerolíneas Argentinas flight that departed from Aeroparque metropolitan airport landed in the Bariloche airport where visibility conditions improved, sources said. The airport had been shut down on Monday as the volcanic ash cloud returned.

  • 17/02/2012 | Argentina

    Traffic intense as Carnival weekend begins

    Retiro bus terminal was filled to the brim as thousands of people were set to leave the City en route to touristic spots on account of the four-day-long Carnival weekend.

  • 07/05/2012 | Argentina

    Foreign tourism drops 1.3% in March

    The amount of tourists that arrived in Argentina during March dropped 1.3 percent compared to the same month in 2011, and totalled 234,330 people, while the Argentine citizens that travelled abroad climbed 13.2 percent, according to a government report.

  • 08/12/2011 | Argentina

    Long weekend expected to break tourism record

    Over 100 thousand people travelled from Retiro bus station to different touristic spots yesterday, due to the beginning of the four day long weekend. Over 2400 buses arrived and departured from the terminal, according to the National Transport Comittee, while 2400 cars an hour were registered in Route two, which connects Buenos Aires with the Atlantic coast.

  • 11/12/2011 | Argentina

    Tourists spend $1.7 bil pesos during long weekend

    Argentines that traveled during the long weekend to different touristic spots around the country spent a total of $1.7 billion pesos, according to the Argentine Confederation for Middle sized Businesses (CAME).

  • 12/01/2012 | Argentina

    New direct flight brings relief to Bariloche

    It is one of the best news that Bariloche received ever since the spewing of volcanic ash cloud from Chilean volcano Puyehue began in June: the city’s airport will receive its first direct flight, in time to improve the summer tourist activity and to analyze the Winter season with optimism.

  • 24/04/2011 | Argentina

    Holy Week tourism increases 6%

    Tourism during Holy Week grew 6 percent compared to the Easter of 2010 and the total expense of the tourists reached 2.261 billion pesos, according to the Argentine CAME medium-sized business organization.

  • 15/07/2011 | Argentina

    Foreign tourism climbs 7.7% in May

    The amount of tourists that arrived in Argentina during May increased 7.7 percent compared to the same month in 2010 and totalled 206,413 people, according to the Indec national statistics bureau.

  • 15/08/2011 | Argentina

    Foreign tourism drops 18.9% in June

    The amount of tourists that arrived in Argentina during June dropped 18.9 percent compared to the same month of 2010 and totalled 161,923 people, due to the ashes of the Puyehue volcano that hindered country’s air traffic, according to a government report.

  • 08/03/2011 | Argentina

    Tourists return to BA City area

    Tourists were returning to the metropolitan area from different spots along the Atlantic coast after a long weekend celebrating the carnival holiday, with around 400 vehicles an hour passing through highway 2, according to sources.

  • 15/03/2011 | Argentina

    Foreign tourism increases 14% in January

    The amount of tourists that arrived in Argentina during January increased 14 percent compared to the same month of 2010, according to a government report.

  • 17/03/2011 | Argentina

    2012 Dakar Rally to start in Mar del Plata, CFK confirms

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner announced that the 2012 Dakar Rally shall begin in the  seaside resort of Mar del Plata. She also stated that domestic tourism during the Carnival holiday long weekend broke records, with 2.5 million people traveling along Argentina.

  • 15/12/2010 | Argentina

    Foreign tourism climbs 24.8% in October

    The number of tourists that arrived in Argentina during October gained 24.8 percent compared to the same month last year, according to a report of the Indec national statistics bureau.

  • 22/01/2011 | Argentina

    Weekend to break records as tourist spots 'fill to the brim,' Tourism Secretary

    Tourism Secretary Ignacio Crotto announced that this weekend could mark a new record as many tourist destinations along the coast and Córdoba province have “filled to the brim” with holiday goers.

  • 05/03/2011 | Argentina

    Long weekend leads to massive tourist movement

    The amount of tourists travelling on the country’s main routes and highways was still high due to the long weekend ahead, a result of the Carnival holiday to be celebrated Monday and Tuesday.

  • 28/05/2014 | World

    China offers cash to tourist who visit restive Xinjiang

    The Chinese government offers 500 yuan (80 dollar) bonuses to travellers willing to visit troubled Xinjiang region, after a series of terrorist attacks linked to separatists rebels.

  • 31/10/2012 | World

    Vatican may limit Sistine Chapel visits

    Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel ceiling frescoes turned 500 with the Vatican warning it may eventually limit visitors to protect one of the wonders of Western civilisation.

  • 06/12/2012 | World

    International tourism to reach record 1 billion travelers in 2012

    A record 1 billion people will travel across an international border as a tourist in 2012, according to the World Travel & Tourism Council.

  • 14/05/2014 | World

    Chinese police to patrol the streets of Paris

    Chinese police officers will join their French counterparts in patrolling some of Paris' main tourism spots this summer as France looks to encourage more visitors from the Asian nation to boost its revenues.

  • 05/04/2011 | World

    NY's rat problem damaging tourism, city official

    Absolutely no one likes a rat, a city official said, demanding $1.5 million be restored to the budget to be help control what he called Manhattan's horrific rat problem.

  • 22/04/2011 | World

    Egypt tourism remains in disarray post-revolution

    Hotel worker Meena George rejoiced when a popular revolt ousted Egypt's autocratic president, but since the tourists have stopped coming, his joy has given way to fear and desperation.

  • 22/12/2011 | World

    Pompeii column collapse revives concerns over site

    A courtyard column of a Roman house in Pompeii collapsed, renewing concerns about the state of the site which was frozen in time when Mount Vesuvius erupted 2,000 years ago, burying inhabitants alive and preserving their homes.

  • 31/08/2012 | Latin America

    Mujica calls for 'shrewdness' to ease impact of Argentina's protectionism

    Uruguayan President José "Pepe" Mujica ratified his decision to avoid conflicts with Argentina despite its "brutal protectionist" measures, and said they should face them with "shrewdness."

  • 08/01/2011 | Latin America

    Fifteen bodies found in Mexico tourist city

    Fifteen bodies, all but one of them decapitated, were found early on Saturday in the Pacific resort city of Acapulco, local media reported.

  • 07/09/2011 | Latin America

    WTO: tourism to Latin American countries grows 15%

    International tourism grew by almost 5% in the first half of 2011 totaling a new record of 440 million arrivals. Results, says the World Tourism Organization, the United Nations organization for the sector, confirm that, in spite of multiple challenges, international tourism continues to consolidate the return to growth initiated in 2010.

  • 12/01/2012 | Latin America

    'Let's not kill the goose that lays golden eggs,' Mujica

    Uruguay President José Mujica stated today that even though Argentina adopts protective industrial restrictions -making business with Uruguay more difficult- he would continue to bet on a positive relationship with his neighbouring country, in order to maintain the positive flow of tourism going to Uruguay.

  • 19/05/2014 | Sports

    Pele: Tourists to stay away from World Cup

    Protests in Brazil and delays in building stadiums are putting the World Cup next month at risk and prompting tourists to stay away, soccer great Pele said today.

  • 22/04/2012 | Arts and Media

    New US literary tourism: read it, watch it, live it

    Fans of "The Hunger Games" will soon have a chance to channel the survivalist spirit of the novel's heroine by zip-lining through a North Carolina forest and taking classes in camouflage, archery, making fire and shelter-building.


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