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April 18, 2019
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Lorraine Karabin
Business & Travel Journalist

Welcome to your inaugural industry round up featuring all the latest industry news and trends from around the world.

Hitting the headlines this week over on RCI Ventures is the news of one of the latest resorts to shine the spotlight on sustainability within travel. Gennadi Grand Resort in Rhodes, reopens for its first full season this month, and the resort is on a mission to put the glamour back into green. Click here to learn exactly how.

You can find links to all our leading stories as follows, but don't forget to visit www.rciventures.com to discover the latest updates as when they happen:

  • 'Airbnb of the Seas' making a splash in Europe - Click&Boat, Europe's leading boating platform has kick-started its expansion plans with a new office in Marseille following increased demand for luxury shared-ownership products.  
  • Italy outbound travellers to reach 36.2m in 2022 - Forecasts suggest that a rise in income for younger travellers, the increase of low cost airlines in operation and an overwhelming interest for travel and different experiences will drive a 2.6% annual growth rate for Italian outbound travellers.
  • Singapore on the upswing - Singapore is on a two-year record-breaking streak for tourist arrivals. Natalie Poh, Senior Manager for RCI Southeast Asia Business Development reveals what potential she thinks the island city-state holds for timeshare.
  • Christel House teams up with AmazonSmile - One of timeshare's favourite charities has revealed a new initiative where people can donate money when shopping online - but without spending anything extra!