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Tasmania Invests in Events

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The Tasmanian government is continuing to support moves to attract convention and conference business to Tasmania through funding of more than $700,000 to Business Events Tasmania this financial year.

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Fake Finder

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Researchers at a US university have developed software which they claim can identify fake hotel reviews by analysing its linguistic structure.

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Legislation is Choking Coastal Development

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In response to recent media reports regarding the potential stifling of the Yeppoon foreshore redevelopment by the state government’s coastal management plan legislation, Capricorn Enterprise has re-iterated its commitment to lobbying the necessary state members and ministers to ensure one of its seven priority projects for the region comes to fruition.

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Soaring Dollar Spurs Aussies to Travel Further

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The strength of the Australian dollar compared to other currencies is boosting Australians’ ability and desire to travel further, according to the findings from the latest MasterCard survey on Consumer Purchasing Priorities – Travel.

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Interest Rate Hold Positive for Tourism

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“Steady interest rates will be a positive sign for the tourism industry, especially if it takes the pressure off disposable income in time for our peak holiday season, said Tony Charters, the convenor of the inaugural Tourism and Events Excellence conference in Melbourne, 5 – 7 September.

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