Tourism industry strategy update and press conference

Last week the Irish Tourism Industry Confederation (ITIC) held a press conference which covered an update on ITIC’s industry strategy for growth, the ongoing vat debate, the need for more investment in the sector, labour skills & shortages and much more. Thanks to Travel Extra for filming the full press conference and media Q&A which […]... Read More

First progress report of ITIC’s 2025 Tourism Strategy outlines progress, opportunities and challenges

Earlier this year the Irish Tourism Industry Confederation (ITIC) launched an 8 year roadmap for the sector entitled “Tourism: An Industry Strategy for Growth to 2025”. Within the Strategy it is estimated that earnings from overseas tourism can increase by 65% to €8.1 billion annually by 2025 if the right policies and investment strategies are […]... Read More

CEO Matthew Thomas discusses the economic importance of Shannon Group and the opportunities that lie ahead

The Shannon Group is a powerful economic economic engine for both trade and tourism for the whole West of Ireland. The Irish Tourism Industry Confederation (ITIC) met with their CEO, Matthew Thomas, to discuss the Group including Shannon Airport’s strong performance since independence and growth plans for Shannon Heritage attractions. CLICK HERE or on the […]... Read More