Publications & positions

Latest HOTREC views and statements on the "sharing" economy

Food

The hospitality industry serves millions of meals to consumers every day. It is therefore a key player in the food chain.

BookDirect

Why 'Book Direct'?

Tourism

The vast majority of tourism businesses are SMEs that largely contribute to maintaining Europe as the number 1 tourist destination in the world.

What is HOTREC?

HOTREC is the Voice of Hotels, Restaurants, Cafés and similar establishments in Europe. We bring together 43 national associations representing the hospitality sector - which is composed mainly by SMEs - in 30 countries across Europe, from Portugal to Estonia and from Ireland to Turkey.

Hotrec members

Latest press releases

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20 June 2017

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The European hospitality industry together with the European Tourism Stakeholder Alliance calls upon the long-term application of low VAT for hospitality and tourism services 4 May 2017

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HOTREC welcomes Commission’s actions on misleading travel booking websites 11 April 2017

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HOTREC and UNWTO strengthen their partnership on sustainability for 2017 13 March 2017

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Press Release - Collaborative economy HOTREC 5 pillars proposal 14 February 2017

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Publications & positions

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HOTREC position paper on the revision Posting Workers Directive

Social affairs
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Report on the benefits of low VAT on job creation and competitiveness

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5 pillars to foster a responsible and fair "collaborative" economy

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Upcoming events

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APP TOUR YOU Final conference 27/06/2017

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