By S. Medlik
This new version combines inside covers:- A dictionary of 2500 phrases- Descriptions of three hundred corporations- A biographical dictionary of a hundred personalities- causes of 1200 acronyms and abbreviations- Key information for good over two hundred nations- A concise bibliography directory greater than a hundred helpful assets of extra informationThe author's lengthy and large adventure of those fields makes this an critical better half for college students and academics, and people hired in correct companies and corporations, in addition to for the visitors, travelers and site visitors who're the raison d'Ãªtre of it all.Includes greater than 4000 entries, with over a thousand of them new to this editionProfiles a hundred amazing personalities hooked up with shuttle, tourism and hospitalityDescribes three hundred foreign and nationwide organizations, with facts from over two hundred international locations
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See also kay/key. Central Standard Time A Canadian and US time zone based on the standard of the 90th meridian. Time equals GMT –6. Cedi (C) Unit of currency of Ghana. DICTIONARY OF TRAVEL, TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY Celsius See centigrade census A method of inquiry, in which data are collected from every member in a specific population, as distinct from sampling. It is rarely used in market research because of cost reasons. Probably best known are periodic national population censuses nowadays carried out in most countries, which provide a wealth of demographic, economic and social data.
In North America, called cabin lift. (b) A tram car drawn by a cable set in the road in San Francisco, USA. describes any organized programme of action in the promotion of goods or services to achieve specific objectives. Each campaign is normally planned over a specified period of time and has a common theme or message. Although the term has been traditionally most C often used in relation to advertising, it is equally applicable to other promotional aspects of the marketing mix, and several of them are typically combined in a single campaign.
The Council of European Community Transport Ministers agreed minimum levels of compensation to airline passengers from April 1991. See also denied boarding compensation. bungee-jumping A significant adventure tourism activity whose modern version originated in New Zealand, but claimed to have its origins in the land diving still staged on the island of Pentecost in Vanuatu. There it is performed by men diving head first from a 70 ft tower with vines attached to their ankles to break the fall. , in Scotland.