Tourism

“Which other organisation has a local authority, police, culture, public realm, ports …and Tower Bridge in its remit?”
This is who I am: Chris Bell, City of London
Pope Francis has hired a new head of procurement to introduce an 'attitude of renewal' and transparency ©Getty Images
Can compliant procurement fix the Pope’s financial crisis?
The pound has dropped in the last three years – and visitors to UK tourist sites have increased ©Getty Images
Beyond our control… how CPOs are preparing for Brexit
Iceland's volcanic nature may be bad for supply chains but is great for tourism and geothermal energy ©Getty Images
Country spotlight: Iceland
Climbing is one of the draws for tourism, which accounted for 7.5% of GDP in 2017 ©Getty Images
Country spotlight: Nepal
The ship was launched at a ceremony with the naval fleet at Kish Island. © IRNA
Iran produces first tourist ship
Around 4 million tourists visit Rome's Colosseum each year ©Getty Images
Country spotlight: Italy
The 19-deck ship Ventura is a challenge for Carnival's procurement team ©P&O Cruises/Carnival UK
Case study: how to hit a moving target
P&O ships switch from diesel to LNG
Will Smith’s visit highlighted rivalry over the falls ©Shearwater Bungee-Tony Barnett/Storyful
Zimbabwe pins tourism hopes on $150m airport upgrade
Sheik Mohammed said the harbour was inspired by the region’s maritime tradition ©Government of Dubai Media Office
Dubai to build MENA’s largest marina
China's richest man invests in vast leisure complex