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The cultural heritage represents an important asset that can be engaged and capitalized in order to support the sustainable development of the local communities. Turning to the best account of the cultural heritage represents also an important driver for the sustainable development of the travel...

Author(s)
Dugulan, D.; Popescu, I. C.; Vegheș, C.
Publisher
Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Sibiu, Romania
Citation
Revista Economica, 2012, No.Suppl. 3, pp 135-141
Abstract

This paper (i) presents an overview of tourism in Latin America, (ii) considers the potential contribution of tourism to sustainable development in the region, and (iii) describes the role of the Inter-American Development Bank in supporting tourism development in the region.

Author(s)
Iglesias, E. V.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism's potential as a sustainable development strategy. Proceedings from the 2004 WTO tourism policy forum at the George Washington University, Washington, D.C., USA, 18-20 October 2004, 2005, pp 9-12
Abstract

This paper highlights the importance of the tourism sector and of the need to develop it according to sustainability criteria. It reports on the World Tourism Organization's initiatives in relation to sustainable tourism and development, including: a recent study examining policies and instruments...

Author(s)
Frangialli, F.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism's potential as a sustainable development strategy. Proceedings from the 2004 WTO tourism policy forum at the George Washington University, Washington, D.C., USA, 18-20 October 2004, 2005, pp 13-16
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With a great abundance in flower resources and massive potential in tourism industry, China has seen the rise of the flower-themed tourism markets, which are distributed in dispersed dots geographically. For instance, the China International Jasmine Cultural Festival in Hengxian, the rape flower...

Author(s)
Zhou, W. Z.; Xu, Y. Y.; Zhou, Z. C.
Publisher
International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS), Leuven, Belgium
Citation
Acta Horticulturae, 2016, No.1132, pp 113-120
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This article focuses on the daily challenges that managers should be responsible for matching capacity of tourist services provided with the request for these services. The ability of service in the sense that a hotel which is not completely full, lost forever the opportunity to get income if that...

Author(s)
Anastase, I.
Publisher
"Gh. Zane" Institute of Economic and Social Research, Iascedilla˜i Branch of Romanian Academy, Iascedilla˜i, Romania
Citation
15th International Conference "Romanian rural tourism in the context of sustainable development: present and prospects", Vatra Dornei, Romania, 23-25 May 2013, 2013, pp 43-49
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The knowledge of the behavior of consumers of the touristic products and services is essential in appointing a supply corresponding to the expectations of the consumers. In Romania the touristic potential is extremely diverse, so that the possibility of creating touristic products and services for...

Author(s)
Olteanu, L.; Fosztó, M.
Publisher
"Gh. Zane" Institute of Economic and Social Research, Iascedilla˜i Branch of Romanian Academy, Iascedilla˜i, Romania
Citation
15th International Conference "Romanian rural tourism in the context of sustainable development: present and prospects", Vatra Dornei, Romania, 23-25 May 2013, 2013, pp 23-28
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Tourism is an opportunity for national economic recovery. It is one of the factors that will contribute to the Republic of Moldova integration into European Union. The organization of economic activity in tourism is based on the rational formation and use of tourism resources. The article reflects...

Author(s)
Certan, S.; Certan, I.
Publisher
"Gh. Zane" Institute of Economic and Social Research, Iascedilla˜i Branch of Romanian Academy, Iascedilla˜i, Romania
Citation
15th International Conference "Romanian rural tourism in the context of sustainable development: present and prospects", Vatra Dornei, Romania, 23-25 May 2013, 2013, pp 121-130
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Comparative and competitive advantages arer elatively new concepts in international economic theory. Their occurrence is closely related to the notion of competitiveness of the firm, industry, national economy. And competitiveness came amid intensifying trade and thus competition. Identify correct...

Author(s)
Tănase, M. O.; Nistoreanu, B. G.
Publisher
"Gh. Zane" Institute of Economic and Social Research, Iascedilla˜i Branch of Romanian Academy, Iascedilla˜i, Romania
Citation
15th International Conference "Romanian rural tourism in the context of sustainable development: present and prospects", Vatra Dornei, Romania, 23-25 May 2013, 2013, pp 49-54
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The Republic of Moldova is a country with a considerable tourism potential that impresses the tourists with its vineyards, with beauty and beatitude of its landscapes. The priority forms of tourism practiced in the last decade in Republic of Moldova are: the rural tourism, the grape growing and the ...

Author(s)
Suslenco, A.
Publisher
"Gh. Zane" Institute of Economic and Social Research, Iascedilla˜i Branch of Romanian Academy, Iascedilla˜i, Romania
Citation
15th International Conference "Romanian rural tourism in the context of sustainable development: present and prospects", Vatra Dornei, Romania, 23-25 May 2013, 2013, pp 53-57
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This paper represents a novel analysis of Romanian tourism, which is not based on the usual statistics of the National Institute of Statistics. The structure itself of this article is fairly unusual, as well. The paper opens with an introduction referring to the concept of downshifting in tourism....

Author(s)
Săvoiu, G.; Manea, C.
Publisher
Conference Secretariat Romanian Academy, Iascedilla˜i, Romania
Citation
14th International Conference "Romanian rural tourism in the context of sustainable development: present and prospects", Vatra Dornei, Romania, 25-26 May 2012, 2012, pp 31-42

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