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Queen Elizabeth awards young Seychellois at Buckingham Palace

Queen Elizabeth awards young Seychellois at Buckingham Palace

Seychelles Ministry of Tourism and Culture, author: Sharon Uranie, SNA

Seychellois Angelique Pouponneau was among 60 young individuals from 45 Commonwealth nations who were presented with a medal by her Majesty Queen Elizabeth at Buckingham Palace on Thursday.

Most senior British diplomat in EU resigns following Brexit vote

Most senior British diplomat in EU resigns following Brexit vote

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The UK’s most senior diplomat in the European Union, Jonathan Hill, has announced that he will step down, following the referendum to leave the union after 43 years.

Delta pilots picket across US

Delta pilots picket across US

ATLANTA, GA - Delta Air Line pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), conducted informational picketing at Delta hubs across the United States to raise the sense of ...

Calais mayor: Brexit? Good riddance and take migrant camps with you!

Calais mayor: Brexit? Good riddance and take migrant camps with you!

CALAIS, France - The mayor of Calais is calling for a revision of the border deal between France and the UK, saying migrant camps located on the French side of the English Channel should be moved ...

Hotel under attack: 15 dead

Hotel under attack: 15 dead

It's a scene of terror and death on Saturday.

WestJet announces new routes

WestJet announces new routes

CALGARY, Canada - WestJet today announced new flights from Edmonton, AB, to Hamilton, ON, and Winnipeg, MB, to Kelowna, BC.

California's tallest open-air observation deck opens to the public

California's tallest open-air observation deck opens to the public

LOS ANGELES, CA - Singapore Exchange Mainboard-listed integrated property developer OUE Limited held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to launch the much-anticipated OUE Skyspace LA at the iconic US Bank ...

eTN Nepal Tourism Board lands in San Francisco for 2016 US Travel Industry Summit

eTN Nepal Tourism Board lands in San Francisco for 2016 US Travel Industry Summit

A diverse group of Northern California travel professionals and
media gathered today in San Francisco, California, for the fourth leg of the 2016 eTN Nepal US Travel Summit.

Aeromexico halts services to and from Caracas, Venezuela

Aeromexico halts services to and from Caracas, Venezuela

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Aeromexico announced that almost five years after it started to serve the Mexico City – Caracas route, it has decided to suspend its flights indefinitely, due to the ...

NASA TV to air Russian cargo ship movement at space station

NASA TV to air Russian cargo ship movement at space station

WASHINGTON, DC - A Russian cargo ship currently docked to the International Space Station will undock for a short test flight on Friday, July 1. NASA Television coverage will begin at 1:15 a.m. ...

Seychellois appointed to high-level COMESA position

Seychellois appointed to high-level COMESA position

Seychelles Ministry of Tourism and Culture

“It is an honor for Seychelles that you have been chosen a high-level COMESA post. We are very proud of you and your work.

CommutAir enters the Jet Age with FAA certification of ERJ 145XR

CommutAir enters the Jet Age with FAA certification of ERJ 145XR

NORTH OLMSTED, OH - CommutAir today announced that it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approval to add the ERJ 145XR Regional Jet to its operating certificate, a key milestone in ...

Train travel: Journeys of ease and awe on terra firma

Train travel: Journeys of ease and awe on terra firma

Anita Mendiratta, CNN Task Group

Swift, smooth, rather silent, remarkably scenic. The benefits of train travel are right there in front of you.

Sainte Anne Island Resort of Seychelles welcomes new GM

Sainte Anne Island Resort of Seychelles welcomes new GM

Seychelles Ministry of Tourism and Culture

Beachcomber Hotels has announced the appointment of Youssef Sabri as their new General Manager of the Sainte Anne Island Resort in Seychelles.

14 people confirmed dead in West Virginia flooding

14 people confirmed dead in West Virginia flooding

CHARLESTON, WV - West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin announced that 14 people are confirmed dead in devastating flooding across the state.

Godmother announced for Crystal Mozart

Godmother announced for Crystal Mozart

LOS ANGELES, CA - Crystal River Cruises has announced Ms Elisabeth Gürtler as the Godmother of its first river ship Crystal Mozart.

Lack of operating permits will come to haunt briefcase safari operators

Lack of operating permits will come to haunt briefcase safari operators

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa Correspondent

An attempted smear campaign against the presently one and only fully licenced safari operator in South Sudan - Bahr el Jebel Safaris, will have less than desired outcomes by the perpetrators.

NextGen benefits at Los Angeles International Airport

NextGen benefits at Los Angeles International Airport

LOS ANGELES, CA - NextGen is bringing new benefits to Los Angeles International Airport through a technology called Data Comm.

IATA on Brexit: Much uncertainty - financial and otherwise

The impact of 'Brexit' on UK Air Transport IATA on Brexit: Much uncertainty - financial and otherwise

MONTREAL, Canada - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released preliminary analysis of the financial and economic impact of the Brexit decision on the air transport industry.

Jamaica: Visitor arrivals and tourism earnings on the increase

Jamaica: Visitor arrivals and tourism earnings on the increase

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett, is urging members of the new Tourism Competitiveness Task Force to build on the achievements of the tourism sector to further enhance the ...

Comox Valley Airport reports outstanding growth

Comox Valley Airport reports outstanding growth

VANCOUVER ISLAND, Canada - The Comox Valley Airport was pleased to report a record-setting 10 percent growth in passenger numbers despite economic challenges, including a weakening Canadian dollar ...

Brexit: Statement of G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors

Brexit: Statement of G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors

WASHINGTON, DC – We, G7 Ministers and Governors, respect the intention expressed today by the people of the United Kingdom to exit from the European Union.

New test lab to streamline air travel

New test lab to streamline air travel

WASHINGTON, DC - US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and NASA Administrator Charles Bolden today were joined by representatives from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), National Air ...

Flight attendant union reaches contract terms with United Airlines

Flight attendant union reaches contract terms with United Airlines

CHICAGO, IL - United Airlines Flight Attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), and United Airlines today agreed to terms on a joint collective bargaining agreement ...

US Secretary of the Treasury issues statement on UK Referendum

US Secretary of the Treasury issues statement on UK Referendum

WASHINGTON, DC – The people of the United Kingdom have spoken and we respect their decision.

Budapest Airport extends car parks by 40 percent

Budapest Airport extends car parks by 40 percent

BUDAPEST, Hungary - In anticipation of the gradually increasing summer traffic, Budapest Airport handed over new parking spaces to drivers.

WTTC: What is next for travel and tourism after Britain leaves the EU?

WTTC: What is next for travel and tourism after Britain leaves the EU?

Following the referendum on 23 June, the people of the United Kingdom have voted to leave the European Union.

Hindus welcome Frankfurt Airport upgrade plans to include yoga rooms

Hindus welcome Frankfurt Airport upgrade plans to include yoga rooms

Hindus have welcomed reported plans of Frankfurt Airport, a major international airport in Germany, to invest about $113 million in upgrades/makeover which include yoga rooms.

"Operating normally": Heathrow Airport issues statement on EU referendum result

"Operating normally": Heathrow Airport issues statement on EU referendum result

LONDON, England - London's Heathrow Airport spokesman said: “Heathrow continues to focus on serving passengers and proudly being the UK’s front door.

eTN Nepal Summit in Los Angeles: Queen Mary style

eTN Nepal Summit in Los Angeles: Queen Mary style

The third edition of the eTN Summit for the Nepal Tourism Board enjoyed record attendance with more than 110 Southern California travel professionals gettin the message from the CEO of the Nepal ...

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