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Tourism industry facing a steady summer season

Wednesday, 23 October 2019, 10:29 am | Tourism Export Council

Tourism operators are being advised to think about sustainability and their environmental credentials as they gear up for the peak summer season. More >>

Celebrate your uniqueness says tourism export expert

Friday, 20 September 2019, 9:13 am | Tourism Export Council

Celebrate your uniqueness is the message from tourism exporters to Waitaki tourism businesses. TECNZ Chief Executive Judy Chen will meet with local operators and Waitaki Mayor Gary Kircher to discuss the role that inbound tourism has in the regional economy. ... More >>

NZST and YoungTEC continue to drive tourism as a career

Thursday, 12 September 2019, 12:56 pm | Tourism Export Council

The fourth consecutive year of the New Zealand School of Tourism (NZST) Speed dating initiative has demonstrated the value of developing tourism careers with the largest group of participants this year, amounting to over 100. More >>

TECNZ welcome a new Board member

Thursday, 15 August 2019, 10:07 am | Tourism Export Council

The Tourism Export Council of New Zealand (TECNZ) has announced the appointment of a new TECNZ Board of Director, Mark Badland, Managing Director, Pacific Destinations. He is joining the team for two years, until 2021 representing Inbound Tour Operators. More >>

2019 Tourism Operator Awards voted by Industry Peers

Thursday, 15 August 2019, 9:16 am | Tourism Export Council

Three of New Zealand’s top tourism operators have been recognised as the best in the business comprising of categories; Inbound Operator of the Year, Allied Operator of the Year and Small Business Operator of the Year. “Congratulations to our 2019 ... More >>

Tourism industry challenged to look past bottom line

Wednesday, 14 August 2019, 5:04 pm | Tourism Export Council

Tourism operators were challenged to look at more than just the bottom line at the sold out 2019 New Zealand Tourism Export Council (TECNZ) Tourism Conference today in Christchurch. Delegates from local inbound tour operators, tourism product providers, ... More >>

Tourism Export Council welcomes new funding

Wednesday, 14 August 2019, 4:27 pm | Tourism Export Council

The Tourism Export Council New Zealand (TECNZ) welcomes the Government’s announcement of $5.2 million in funding to expand Go with Tourism, an initiative to promote and attract talent to the tourism industry. More >>

Tourism industry influencers rediscovering Ōtautahi

Monday, 12 August 2019, 8:37 am | Tourism Export Council

Christchurch’s profile as an international destination will be in the spotlight this week as New Zealand’s tourism experts come to the city to explore the regions tourism attractions. The Tourism Export Council (TECNZ) will hold it’s sold out ... More >>

2019 TECNZ Operator of the Year Awards finalists announced

Tuesday, 2 July 2019, 8:32 am | Tourism Export Council

Nine of New Zealand’s esteemed tourism companies have been recognised with the announcement of the Tourism Export Council of New Zealand’s (TECNZ) Operator of the Year Awards finalists. They are significant and compelling awards that recognises ... More >>

Tourism Exporters meet local industry in Ruapehu today

Thursday, 6 June 2019, 12:39 pm | Tourism Export Council

Building on the uniqueness of the region is the key to success in tourism for the Ruapehu region according to Tourism Exporters. More >>

YoungTEC off to a record start for 2019

Tuesday, 4 June 2019, 9:38 am | Tourism Export Council

The Young Tourism Export Council of New Zealand (YoungTEC) have welcomed a record high of over 70 participants attendance in their annual award-winning Professional Development Programme (PDP). The PDP provides tourism education and mentoring to ... More >>

New Zealand Tourism Strategy in the Nick of Time

Thursday, 16 May 2019, 11:44 am | Tourism Export Council

The New Zealand Tourism Strategy has been released just in the nick of time according to tourism exporters. More >>

Our Largest Export Industry Is a Serious Career Option

Wednesday, 15 May 2019, 10:08 am | Tourism Export Council

The Tourism Export Council of New Zealand says more needs to be done to encourage young people to consider a long-term career in tourism. Chief Executive of the Tourism Export Council of New Zealand (TECNZ) Judy Chen has welcomed the announcement of ... More >>

Tourism Fatigue Up for Discussion at Auckland Symposium

Tuesday, 4 December 2018, 8:58 am | Tourism Export Council

A tourism symposium in Auckland this week will be looking at how to counter perceived tourism fatigue. The forum is being led by the Tourism Export Council of New Zealand (TECNZ) and will see a gathering of the inbound tourism industry and its suppliers ... More >>

Tourism Strategy change of direction long overdue

Tuesday, 6 November 2018, 10:23 am | Tourism Export Council

The Government’s draft tourism strategy that opened for consultation today is long overdue and a much-needed change in direction from purely increasing visitor numbers to something more suited to managing the high number of visitors we experience today, ... More >>

New R&D Tax Incentive Opens Up Opportunities for Tourism

Friday, 5 October 2018, 9:41 am | Tourism Export Council

The Tourism Export Council of New Zealand (TECNZ) has welcomed the government’s announcement of the R&D Tax Incentive for businesses, saying it opens doors for more innovation in the tourism sector. More >>

Visitor levy must be additional funding not a replacement

Friday, 28 September 2018, 9:11 am | Tourism Export Council

The new International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy provides much needed additional tourism funding but it must not be a replacement for funding that is already available to the sector, says the Tourism Export Council of New Zealand (TECNZ). More >>

Christchurch to showcase destination to tourism influencers

Friday, 10 August 2018, 9:56 am | Tourism Export Council

Tourism operators are eagerly anticipating a visit to Christchurch for next year’s annual Tourism Export Council of New Zealand (TECNZ) Tourism Conference, 14-15 August 2019. More >>

Big Opportunities Ahead for Tourism Operators Thanks to Tech

Thursday, 9 August 2018, 11:13 am | Tourism Export Council

The tourism industry is being told it must be constantly adapting to change with technological advances likely to have an enormous impact on their business. More >>

2018 Top Tourism Operators Recognised by Industry

Thursday, 9 August 2018, 11:12 am | Tourism Export Council

2018 Top Tourism Operators Recognised by Industry Three of New Zealand’s top tourism operators have been recognised as the best in the business by their industry peers. The awards event, part of the annual Tourism Export Council of New Zealand (TECNZ) ... More >>

 

 

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