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Israel won't segregate Israeli and Palestinian bus travelers

Israel won't segregate Israeli and Palestinian bus travelers

JERUSALEM, Israel - Israel has suspended a pilot program at the last moment that would have segregated Israeli and Palestinian bus travelers in the West Bank.

Canada summer forecast: Wildfire season in store for West, tropical threat low for Maritimes

Canada summer forecast: Wildfire season in store for West, tropical threat low for Maritimes

The upcoming summer will be very warm across much of western and central Canada as the cool weather will be mostly confined to Atlantic Canada.

US airline catering workers to attend Air France-KLM shareholder meeting

US airline catering workers to attend Air France-KLM shareholder meeting

PARIS, France - Representatives of US labor union UNITE HERE and a delegation of US airline catering workers are in Paris to renew their calls for Air France executives to address the treatment of ...

Some US airlines seek reduced distribution channel competition

Some US airlines seek reduced distribution channel competition

WASHINGTON, DC – Business Travel Coalition (BTC) today called on the US Department of Transportation (DOT) to investigate the latest anti-competitive and anti-consumer airline initiative.

New human resources executive at Hertz

New human resources executive at Hertz

ESTERO, Florida - The Hertz Corporation today announced that Eliana Zem has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, effective June 30, 2015.

Treasure Cove Hotel & Restaurant of Seychelles pulls Trip Advisor Certificate for Excellence

Treasure Cove Hotel & Restaurant of Seychelles pulls Trip Advisor Certificate for Excellence

Marie France MacGregor, the owner of the Treasure Cove Hotel & Restaurant at Bel Ombre, simply said, "I must be doing something right," as she pulled the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence ...

International visitors injecting $625 million a day into US economy

International visitors injecting $625 million a day into US economy

WASHINGTON, DC - US Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade Stefan M.

Hop-on, hop-off bus tour market in New York City

TRAVEL LAW Hop-on, hop-off bus tour market in New York City

By Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson

A popular means of exploring large cities in the United States and elsewhere is participating in a “hop-on, hop-off” double-decker bus tour.

Tokyo hotel welcomes summer with firefly festivities

Tokyo hotel welcomes summer with firefly festivities

TOKYO, Japan - Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo, Japanese hospitality company Fujita Kanko’s iconic five-star flagship property, will offer special accommodation and dining plans to celebrate the summer ...

It’s elementary: Sherlock Holmes exhibition opens June 11

It’s elementary: Sherlock Holmes exhibition opens June 11

SANTA ANA, CA - Follow the footsteps of Sherlock Holmes using clues and observations to solve the ultimate mystery in The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes.

Visibility in tourism is key

Caribbean Tourism Organization and Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands meet with CNN Visibility in tourism is key

Visibility remains the key word for success in the world of tourism and as tourism ministers gathered in Haiti for the UNWTO meeting on Multidestination Opportunities for Regional Integration, it ...

SAS: Negotiations with pilots continue, expect traffic disruptions

SAS: Negotiations with pilots continue, expect traffic disruptions

STOCKHOLM, Sweden - SAS is in the final negotiations with the Swedish pilot union SPF and the Norwegian pilot union NSF.

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood gets new President

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood gets new President

HOLLYWOOD, Florida - Bill Wright has been appointed to the position of President at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood.

Corinthia Hotels launches “Food for Thought” menu for MICE market

Corinthia Hotels launches “Food for Thought” menu for MICE market

Corinthia Hotels, the internationally-renowned brand of luxury hotels, has launched a range of new healthy eating options for MICE planners and their business travelers, aimed at keeping them ...

New Chief Executive Officer at the helm of Wasaya Airways

New Chief Executive Officer at the helm of Wasaya Airways

THUNDER BAY, Ontario – Wasaya Airways LP, a 100% First Nations-owned domestic airline with its headquarters in Thunder Bay, Northern Ontario, Canada, is pleased to announce the appointment of ...

When an airport is a destination

When an airport is a destination

By Dr. Elinor Garely, Editor in Chief, TourismExecutives.com (a division of eTN Publishing)

The Munich Airport is more than a facility for transiting from one city/country to another; it is an award winning operation and is setting global standards for the next generation of ...

Philippine Airlines kicks off its newest international route

Philippine Airlines kicks off its newest international route

CAIRNS, Australia - Cairns residents will gain non-stop flights to Manila and more choice to Auckland come December as Philippine Airlines kicks off its newest route: Manila to Auckland via ...

China rolls out new safety rules for foreign carriers

China rolls out new safety rules for foreign carriers

BEIJING, China - International carriers operating in China will be evaluated by the country's aviation regulator, and those who fail to meet safety standards will be prohibited from operating in ...

Tourism promotion with success as Seychelles carnival makes cover page

Tourism promotion with success as Seychelles carnival makes cover page

Success is easy to take for granted, but the tireless efforts by the team at the Seychelles Tourism Board to keep Seychelles visible in the four corners of the world is no easy feat at all.

Europe’s first five-star airport further enhances passenger comfort

Europe’s first five-star airport further enhances passenger comfort

MUNICH, Germany - Leaning back in a lounge chair, losing yourself in a novel or catching up with your mail – just a few of the pleasant options enjoyed by visitors to the recreation areas in ...

Grenada targets female travelers

Grenada targets female travelers

ST GEORGE'S, Grenada - The warm islands of Grenada will soon become the destination of choice for many female travelers as the Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) launches its ‘Grenada Girls ...

Equatorial Congo Airlines flies to Beirut

Equatorial Congo Airlines flies to Beirut

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of the Congo - ECAir, Equatorial Congo Airlines, the national airline of the Republic of the Congo, headed by Fatima Beyina‐Moussa, who is also President of the AFRAA ...

New CEO at Sunway International Hotels & Resorts

New CEO at Sunway International Hotels & Resorts

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Sunway Group announces the appointment of Albert Cheong as Chief Executive Officer of Sunway International Hotels & Resorts, effective 18 May 2015.

Trinidad & Tobago launches travel agent specialist program

Trinidad & Tobago launches travel agent specialist program

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad - Trinidad & Tobago Tourism Development Company Limited (TDC) is pleased to announce the launch of the Trinidad & Tobago Travel Agent Specialist Program.

Hilton finds perfect fit with new Foundation head

Hilton finds perfect fit with new Foundation head

AGOURA HILLS, California - The Conrad N Hilton Foundation, which has awarded US$1 billion in grants in the US and around the world to improve the lives of disadvantaged and vulnerable people, ...

Brain benefits and battling giants

Llively interactive education at the Inspiration Hub at IMEX Brain benefits and battling giants

The brain benefits of slow meetings were discussed in a lively session led by renowned industry experts Amy Spatrisano and Janet Sperstad from Madison College at the Inspiration Hub today at IMEX ...

Tech start-ups for the meeting industry present innovative solutions at IMEX

Tech start-ups for the meeting industry present innovative solutions at IMEX

The most innovative Event Technology Startups were showcased at the Event Technology Startup Competition at IMEX in Frankfurt.

Paddleboards bring California culture to the masses

Paddleboards bring California culture to the masses

POP Paddleboards, the "globally local" innovator of bold, advanced stand-up paddleboards with fresh inventions, vibrant style and mass appeal, is enjoying a surge in popularity as the sport is ...

London tourism: Record-breaking year welcomes 17.4 million international tourists

London tourism: Record-breaking year welcomes 17.4 million international tourists

17.4 million tourists. Quite a number for the British capital London.

US Memorial Day travelers expected to spend $12.3 billion

US Memorial Day travelers expected to spend $12.3 billion

Travelers hitting the road, rails or skies this Memorial Day weekend are expected to generate an average of $330 per person in activity for the US economy, according to economists at the US Travel ...

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