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Air travel alert: Only half of LH long-haul flights from Frankfurt will operate

Lufthansa publishes special flight timetable Air travel alert: Only half of LH long-haul flights from Frankfurt will operate

Owing to the renewed strike announced by the Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) pilots' union, Lufthansa has cancelled 25 long-haul flights from Frankfurt for Tuesday, September 2.

Opening: Yin Run Jin Jiang Resort Anji in Zhejiang Province, China

Opening: Yin Run Jin Jiang Resort Anji in Zhejiang Province, China

Jin Jiang International Hotels officially announced the opening of its newest property, Yin Run Jin Jiang Resort Anji, located in Anji county in northwestern Zhejiang province, eastern China.

Bogotá to welcome World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2015

Bogotá to welcome World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2015

Colombian capital Bogotá has been selected as host for the World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2015 after a fierce bidding process.

Aeromexico celebrates 80 years as Mexico's flagship carrier

Aeromexico celebrates 80 years as Mexico's flagship carrier

Aeromexico is celebrating its 80th anniversary as Mexico's flagship carrier and thanks its passengers, vendors, commercial partners, airport groups, trade unions, and employees who have placed ...

Pandaw River Expeditions: Anthony Dupont, Chief Operating Officer

Pandaw River Expeditions: Anthony Dupont, Chief Operating Officer

IFC Pandaw announced that Anthony Dupont has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer.

El Gaucho Hospitality: Leadership change announced

El Gaucho Hospitality: Leadership change announced

El Gaucho Hospitality Owner, Chairman and CEO Paul Mackay announced his retirement after more than 40 years in the restaurant industry and has been promoted to Head Gaucho of the Eastern ...

Africa is still the "Go To" place for hotel investors

Unpacking the outcomes of the Hotel Investment Conference Africa 2014 Africa is still the "Go To" place for hotel investors

PRETORIA, South Africa - “Africa remains the ‘go to’ place in the world, in as far as hotel investment and growth is concerned - and it will be for some time to come,” says one of South ...

Qatar Airways connection to the 24th Men's Handball World Championship

Qatar Airways connection to the 24th Men's Handball World Championship

A strategic partnership has been announced as Qatar 2015 ramps up its preparations to host the first international handball championship tournament which runs from January 15 until February 1, ...

Regional integration in Eurasia and the Middle East are key to growth and stability

Regional integration in Eurasia and the Middle East are key to growth and stability

A more integrated Middle East and Eurasia will lead to peace and stability in the region, just as the European Union project that started following the end of the Second World War, said Ali ...

Young fashion designers vie for the Frankfurt STYLE AWARD at FRA

FRAPORT: On the Airport Catwalk Young fashion designers vie for the Frankfurt STYLE AWARD at FRA

A global gateway for aviation, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) has also become a creative hub.

Scotland: Rare wildlife threatened where international hit TV series was filmed

Scotland: Rare wildlife threatened where international hit TV series was filmed

Outlander author Diana Gabaldon has condemned plans for a wind farm near Loch Rannoch where scenes for the new epic TV serialization of her work was filmed.

International visitors in Brazil spent almost 9% more from last year

WORLD CUP BOOSTED SPENDING BY FOREIGN VISITORS IN BRAZIL International visitors in Brazil spent almost 9% more from last year

According to new data released by the Central Bank, between January and August this year, foreign tourists spent in Brazil 8.8% more than the same period last year, totaling US$4.935 billion in ...

Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions strike for democracy

Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions strike for democracy

The Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions (HKCTU) - the only independent union in China - has called for workers to strike in support of the democracy movement as mass civil disobedience actions ...

Tanzania march for Elephants and Rhinos to coincide with Nyerere Day

Tanzania march for Elephants and Rhinos to coincide with Nyerere Day

By Adam Ihucha, eTN Tanzania

In a move to recognize the role of the father of the nation in a conservation drive, local stakeholders have rescheduled their annual march for elephants and rhinos to coincide with Nyerere ...

CVB is  a pioneer in the use of new technologies

CVB is a pioneer in the use of new technologies

The Valencia Conference Centre presents a range of new services based on technological innovation.

Changi Airport Singapore connects 300 cities in some 70 countries

Changi Airport Singapore connects 300 cities in some 70 countries

Passenger traffic at Singapore Changi Airport totaled 4.65 million in August 2014, a slight decline of 0.6% year-on-year.

Thailand - Vietnam tourism: Seven airlines are operating 119 flights per week

Thailand - Vietnam tourism: Seven airlines are operating 119 flights per week

In January – August 2014, Vietnamese visitor arrivals to Thailand totaled 416,180.

Taking over Los Angeles' busiest transit hub

Taking over Los Angeles' busiest transit hub

Today, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® is celebrating National Coffee Day with up to 15,000 commuters at Southern California's most heavily-traveled transit hub, Union Station.

First transit hotel in Bengaluru of India

First transit hotel in Bengaluru of India

Unlike other hotels, the Day Hotel by Plaza Premium Lounge is a short stay hotel located within an airport terminal with a flexible hourly rate payment offering.

Developing cooperation in the field of tourism and travel

Developing cooperation in the field of tourism and travel

Aiming to promote and develop cooperation in the field of tourism and travel research to build sustainable flows of tourists, a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between the Russian Federation and ...

Runway expansion the main reason for Kamembe airport closure

Runway expansion the main reason for Kamembe airport closure

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

When earlier last week details emerged that RwandAir would temporarily suspend flights to Kamemebe, many questions were asked about the reasons with much speculation involved, inspite of the ...

Thailand beefs up security at embassies and tourist destinations

Thailand beefs up security at embassies and tourist destinations

BANGKOK, Thailand - Police are tightening security at embassies and certain tourist destinations across the Kingdom to ensure safety for tourists, particularly those from countries involved in the ...

Spain reports record visitor numbers

Spain reports record visitor numbers

MADRID, Spain - Data released by FRONTUR, the Inbound Tourism Survey drafted by the General Sub-directorate of Tourism Information and Studies of the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism, a ...

Kuala Lumpur taxi drivers "have no fear of law"

Kuala Lumpur taxi drivers "have no fear of law"

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Commuters say they are held to ransom by rogue taxi drivers because they have no other options.

President Erdoğan opens World Economic Forum Special Meeting in Istanbul

President Erdoğan opens World Economic Forum Special Meeting in Istanbul

ISTANBUL, Turkey – Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, President of Turkey, called for a three-pronged strategy that would ensure a no-fly zone, a safe area for people fleeing conflict in the region and a ...

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