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Eurowings Digital relocates to Cologne Mülheim in 2019

Eurowings Digital, the Cologne-based airline’s digital company, will be located in the Carlswerk building in Cologne Mülheim from spring. The...


Music Tourism Convention 2018 in Cologne

The Music Tourism Convention will be held in Cologne on August 29, 2018. This international specialist event, which was previously in Liverpool and...


New Meeting Dimensions: Makeover for the CCD Congress Center Düsseldorf

The CCD Congress Center Düsseldorf is getting a makeover. By 2019 it will have expanded its capacity and enhanced its visitor amenities. Trade Fair...


Airbus A380 Arrives: Emirates Flies the Giant Aircraft Daily Now Between Düsseldorf and Dubai

It’s finally here: the Airbus A380 now flies daily for Emirates Airlines’ noon connection between Düsseldorf Airport and its hub Dubai. The giant...

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Checklists for event planners

COLOGNE, September 18, 2019 New service of the Cologne Convention Bureau helps organizers plan Events.



Development of tourism to Cologne in 2018: Moderate growth

COLOGNE, February 26, 2019 Moderate growth at a high Level: that's a short summary of Cologne's successful tourism year 2018.


Cologne meeting market: Over 50,000 events for the first time

COLOGNE, February 26, 2019 Cologne’s meeting market has passed the 50,000-event threshold for the first time.


Jan-Philipp Schäfer is the new Head of the Cologne Convention Bureau

COLOGNE, February 15, 2019 Jan-Philipp Schäfer (31) has taken over the position of Head of the Cologne Convention Bureau (CCB) with effect from...


Anniversary of the Cologne Convention Bureau: Ten years together for Cologne

COLOGNE, 13. June 2018 The Cologne Convention Bureau of the Cologne Tourist Board is celebrating its tenth anniversary this year.


Meetings and congresses as an economic factor for Cologne

COLOGNE, April 9, 2018 How significant is the meeting market for the economy of the city of Cologne?


Cologne Tourist Board at ITB 2018

COLOGNE, March 01, 2018 From March 7 to 11, 2018, the Cologne Tourist Board will present Cologne’s broad range of tourism offers at the ITB, the...


Tourism Figures Cologne 2017

Cologne, February 23, 2018 The tourism year 2017 was the best in Cologne's history, posting a total of 3,59 Million arriving guests ....



Convention Statistics Cologne 2017

COLOGNE, February 22, 2018 In 2017, the event market in Cologne exceeded four million participants for the first time. That’s the conclusion of the...


Cologne Convention Bureau revamps media presentation for Cologne as congress location

COLOGNE, June 7, 2017. The Cologne Convention Bureau (CCB) has published a new version of the handbook Meeting Point Cologne (MPC) for the year...

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