Hot News from Meeting Prague
Annual Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Prague by Smile-Expo will once again take place in the Czech Republic
The Czech Republic will host Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Prague March 22, 2019 for the fifth time – the event about blockchain and cryptocurrencies organized by Smile-Expo. The conference will feature blockchain specialists, entrepreneurs, and investors from different countries.
Prague Airport Continues to Grow: 2018 Brings More Passengers and More Destinations
Václav Havel Airport Prague has continued to grow without interruption since 2013. In 2018, as per the latest operating results, Prague Airport handled a total of 16,797,006 passengers, which represents a 9% year-on-year growth. Routes to Great Britain were the busiest last year with the greatest number of passengers traditionally heading to London. Barcelona recorded the highest year-on-year increase in the number of handled passengers on the route. Long-haul routes also significantly enhanced their performance, with nearly quarter of a million more passengers compared to the previous year.
Hotel Occidental Praha Presents New Concept of Coffee Breaks
Discover new inspiration for your 2019 meetings, events and conferences with a new concept of coffee breaks prepared for you by Barceló (Occidental) located in the Prague 4. Enjoy themed coffee breaks such as Feel strong, Good looking, Wake me up or ‘80s Czechoslovakia Retro.
New Direct Flights from Prague to Moscow and More Flights to Tbilisi
Russian air carrier, Ural Airlines, has confirmed that the carrier will fly between Václav Havel Airport Prague and Zhukovsky International Airport, airport servicing Moscow. Georgian Airways will increase the number of its flights between Prague and Tbilisi, capital of Georgia.
Prague Airport Continues to Implement New Technology: Passengers Can Now Use Virtual Information Service
Passengers can use another technological advancement at Václav Havel Airport Prague. A test run of a Virtual Information Service has been launched, providing passengers with updated information regarding departures and arrivals, for example, as well as details of services provided at the airport and transport options to/from the airport. The service will also help people find their way around the airport and direct them to the right check-in counter or gate. For now, the service will only be available in Terminal 1 Departure Hall. If the new technology proves useful, Prague Airport will consider implementing it at other points of operation around the airport.
Our Customers Know Very Well What They Want
The number of visitors to Czech hotels has grown dramatically for five years in a row. Last year, a record 14 million people were accommodated in the country. Based on the statistics, the attractiveness of the Czech Republic for major international conferences will grow significantly again next year. In order to satisfy the demand, InterContinental Prague hotel is offering a new program for Very Important Meetings.
A New Campaign in the New York Center to Promote Incoming Tourism from the USA to the Czech Republic
As a result of marketing collaboration connected with incoming tourism, Prague Airport, CzechTourism, Prague City Tourism and the tourism hub for Central Bohemia have launched an advertising campaign in New York. The campaign aims to present Prague and Central Bohemia in the US as an attractive and safe destination and promote incoming tourism from the USA.
Fashion Arena Prague Outlet Hotelier Competition 2018 Winners‘ Names Announced
On Friday 7 December, an informal award ceremony for the winners of the Hotelier Competition 2018 took place at the Fashion Arena Prague Outlet. 190 prestigious Prague hotels - almost double the previous year - competed in two categories. Six of them received vouchers for fashion shopping. This year, the first time in the competition history, a prize for individuals was awarded to Yevheniya Smetana from the King David Hotel. She won a shopping weekend in Lisbon for 2 persons.
Prague Summer Flight Schedule will Include Turkish Riviera and Florence
The leisure airline SunExpress, a joint venture between Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines, has announced that the carrier will fly from Prague to Antalya, a popular summer destination located on the Turkish Riviera. New direct route was also announced by Vueling Airlines, that will launch a new direct flight from Prague to the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany, Florence.