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7th Annual Qatar International Food Festival, hosted by Qatar Tourism Authority and Qatar Airways

7th Annual Qatar International Food Festival: Significant Expansion to More Locations, More Days 7th Annual Qatar International Food Festival, hosted by Qatar Tourism Authority and Qatar Airways

Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and Qatar Airways today announced the return of the Qatar International Food Festival (QIFF) from March 22-28, 2016.

Qatar National Sport Day: Qatar Airways invites

Qatar National Sport Day: Qatar Airways invites

DOHA, Qatar - Qatar Airways Group employees, alongside their family members, are getting ready to celebrate this year’s Qatar National Sport Day at Al-Sadd Sports Club on Tuesday.

AZUR makes history as it welcomes first passengers

AZUR makes history as it welcomes first passengers

Thanks to satisfactory results obtained from qualification testing performed over the past few months, the Société de transport de Montréal (STM) introduced an AZUR train into passenger service ...

Read the full letter: Britain’s biggest construction bosses urge government “of the builders” to expand Heathrow T2 construction

Read the full letter: Britain’s biggest construction bosses urge government “of the builders” to expand Heathrow T2 construction

Thirteen of Britain’s largest construction and development companies have written to the Chancellor, George Osborne, urging him to live up to his mantra to “be the builders” and approve ...

Seychelles delegation arrives in Germany to fly the island's flag at the DĂĽsseldorf Carnaval

Seychelles delegation arrives in Germany to fly the island's flag at the DĂĽsseldorf Carnaval

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Nathalie Didon, the Deputy CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board was welcomed in Germany this weekend by Dr Rolf Herpens of the DĂĽsseldorf Carnaval.

Air Berlin goes seeaustralia

Air Berlin goes seeaustralia

Australia attracts ever more tourists each year: since the launch of joint airberlin and Etihad Airways codeshare services to Australia in 2012, the airlines have seen leaps in growth on their ...

Qatar Airways to buy PIA under German leadership?

Qatar Airways to buy PIA under German leadership?

Agha Iqrar Haroon, Dispatch News Desk, Pakistan (eTN Partner)

KARACHI, Pakistan - The privatization process of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has entered into the final stage. The goal is for completion by March of this year.

Shanxi dance troupe of China gives dazzling performances in Seychelles

Shanxi dance troupe of China gives dazzling performances in Seychelles

Seychelles Ministry of Tourism and Culture

Pulsating music, colorful costumes, and amazing voices all made the show held at the International Conference Centre last Friday night by the famous Shanxi Huajin dance troupe from China, a ...

UWNTO and China to co-host world tourism conference

UWNTO and China to co-host world tourism conference

BEIJING, China - The Chinese government and the United Nations' World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) will co-host an international tourism conference in Beijing in May, an official announced on ...

Vietnamese UNESCO Heritage Site launches tourism program

Vietnamese UNESCO Heritage Site launches tourism program

HOI AN, Vietnam - UNESCO Heritage Site Hoi An has launched a tourism stimulus program with the participation of travel and services companies to attract tourists.

Jet Airways grounds crew members over Bollywood singer's mid-flight 'concert'

Jet Airways grounds crew members over Bollywood singer's mid-flight 'concert'

NEW DELHI, India - India's Jet Airways grounded five of its crew members for allowing a Bollywood singer, Sonu Nigam, to use the in-flight announcement system to sing songs.

Reunion Island welcomes locals and tourists to shark-free beaches

Reunion Island welcomes locals and tourists to shark-free beaches

Reunion Island Tourism (IRT)

Swimmers, surfers and stand-up paddlers – local and tourists alike - lined up at the beaches at Roches Noires, and the moment the green flags were hoisted, they took to the water in large ...

Turkey expects finance tourism to contribute $11 billion annually

Turkey expects finance tourism to contribute $11 billion annually

ISTANBUL, Turkey - While talking about the construction of the Istanbul International Finance Center (IIFC) in Istanbul's AtaĹźehir district on the Asian side to supplement its Levent and Maslak ...

Pakistan International Airlines remains grounded for the fourth day

Pakistan International Airlines remains grounded for the fourth day

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Flight operations of Pakistan's ailing flag carrier PIA remained suspended for the fourth day today due to a countrywide strike by its employees against the planned ...

It was a bomb that brought the airplane down

It was a bomb that brought the airplane down

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

In a departure from usual protocol, which ordinarily sees statements about an air accident investigation made by the lead investigator, this country’s Transport Minister has gone public ...

'UAE Drones for Good Award' and 'UAE AI & Robotics Award for Good' declare winners

'UAE Drones for Good Award' and 'UAE AI & Robotics Award for Good' declare winners

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The winners of the second UAE Drones for Good Award and the first UAE AI & Robotics Award for Good, the world's biggest awards in civilian applications of drones ...

Ras Al Khaimah hopes for the return of Russian tourists

Ras Al Khaimah hopes for the return of Russian tourists

RAS AL KHAIMAH, United Arab Emirates - Ras Al Khaimah expects Russian visitor numbers to stabilize this year as they avoid key destinations in the region because of security concerns.

Grupo Aeroportuario Del PacĂ­fico reports passenger traffic increase of 16.4 percent

Grupo Aeroportuario Del PacĂ­fico reports passenger traffic increase of 16.4 percent

GUADALAJARA, Jalisco, Mexico - Grupo Aeroportuario del PacĂ­fico, SAB de CV announced preliminary terminal passenger traffic figures in the 13 airports of the Company for the month of January ...

Luxury cruise business pumping millions into Kiwi coffers

Luxury cruise business pumping millions into Kiwi coffers

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealand's cruise industry is set for a record year by busting through the half a billion dollar earnings mark.

Elephant handler charged after tourist killed by the animal

Elephant handler charged after tourist killed by the animal

KO SAMUI, Thailand - An elephant handler has been charged over the tragic death of a Scottish tourist killed by the animal.

Los Angeles Chinatown welcomes Year of the Monkey

Los Angeles Chinatown welcomes Year of the Monkey

LOS ANGELES, CA - Chinatown invites all of Los Angeles to welcome good health, prosperity, and harmony for the "Year of the Monkey" at Chinatown's largest temple on Chinese New Year's Eve.

UN agencies back Government response after Benin confirms cases of Lassa fever

UN agencies back Government response after Benin confirms cases of Lassa fever

NEW YORK, NY - After the identification of four cases of Lassa fever in Benin, the Government, backed by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has ...

HNA named Best Tourism Investment Group

HNA named Best Tourism Investment Group

ISTANBUL, Turkey - The 2016 World Tourism Forum Global Meeting and Awards Ceremony is being held at the International Convention and Exhibition Center in Istanbul, Turkey from February 4-6, 2016 ...

Jet Airways declares highest quarterly profit in the history of this Indian airliner

Jet Airways declares highest quarterly profit in the history of this Indian airliner

The partnership with Etihad Airways seems to generate money for Indian Jet Airways.

eTN Honest Travel Award recognizes Sir James Mancham  along with leaders from around the globe

eTN Honest Travel Award recognizes Sir James Mancham along with leaders from around the globe

Since the announcement on Monday that Seychelles Founding President James R.

Deadly shooting at a Tampa Nightclub

Deadly shooting at a Tampa Nightclub

At least seven people have been shot early Saturday morning at the Club Rayne strip club in Tampa, Florida, according to a police spokesman.

The World Tourism Forum Istanbul  ended with a special surprise

The World Tourism Forum Istanbul: Action filled day of presentations The World Tourism Forum Istanbul ended with a special surprise

On the second day at the World Tourism Forum in Istanbul, Mustafa Demir, Mayor, Faith Municipality, pointed out the important connection between tourism and culture in his keynote address.

Hainan Airlines to launch Calgary-Beijing route on June 30

Hainan Airlines to launch Calgary-Beijing route on June 30

CALGARY, Canada - Hainan Airlines plans to launch the first ever nonstop service from Calgary to Beijing, the capital of China.

Lebanon finally has a kickass tourism video

Lebanon finally has a kickass tourism video

blogbaladi

According to blogbaladi, most of the Lebanon Ministry of Tourism videos and campaigns were bad, but things have improved drastically ever since the LiveLoveLebanon campaign was launched.

Baltia Air Lines announces management changes

Baltia Air Lines announces management changes

JAMAICA, NY - Baltia Air Lines, Inc announced today that on February 2, 2016, the Company's Board of Directors met and appointed Mr. Barry Clare as Executive Vice President. Mr.

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