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More rangers killed in hot spot Mt. Elgon National Park

More rangers killed in hot spot Mt. Elgon National Park

By Prof. Wolfgang H. Thome, Ph.D., eTN Africa Correspondent

Sad news was received yesterday when Uganda Wildlife Authority’s (UWA) Executive Director, Dr.

Trinidad and Tobago Tourism Minister holds high-level talks on cruise initiative

Trinidad and Tobago Tourism Minister holds high-level talks on cruise initiative

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad –Senator the Honorable Gerald Hadeed, Minister of Tourism attended the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Conference and Trade show in St.

Leading global travel event marks 35th anniversary with 35 reasons to attend

Leading global travel event marks 35th anniversary with 35 reasons to attend

Since World Travel Market (WTM) first opened its doors in 1980, the exhibition has continued to grow, relocating from Olympia to Earl’s Court to ExCeL - London.

Vietnam’s first five-star, all-inclusive cruise to launch in Nha Trang Bay - Fit for an Emperor

Vietnam’s first five-star, all-inclusive cruise to launch in Nha Trang Bay - Fit for an Emperor

The project was started in September 2014 and the first sailing is expected to be in the summer of 2015.

7th edition of Zot Movie Festival on Reunion Island

7th edition of Zot Movie Festival on Reunion Island

The seventh edition of the Zot Movie Festival comes to Beach Cape Lobster, this Saturday, October 18, 2014.

JAL and American Airlines expand codeshare on Brazil routes

JAL and American Airlines expand codeshare on Brazil routes

Japan Airlines (JAL) and American Airlines (AA) have agreed to further expand their codeshare cooperation starting October 26, 2014, resulting in an increase in the number of JAL codeshare flights ...

Ebola and pets: What are the risks?

Ebola and pets: What are the risks?

SCHAUMBURG, IL - Can pets get sick from Ebola? Can they pass the virus to us? What should happen to the pets of infected people?

Fraport continues environmental management and development

Fraport continues environmental management and development

Facts and figures documented in the Environmental Statement show how Fraport’s environmental management has been further developed during the past years and which course of action needs to be ...

Seychelles announces details of flights to and from Paris

Seychelles announces details of flights to and from Paris

Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, led a one-day working visit to Paris to meet with French tour operators and members of the press.

Flight attendant union issues Ebola protection and response checklist

Flight attendant union issues Ebola protection and response checklist

WASHINGTON, WA - The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), the world's largest Flight Attendant union representing nearly 60,000 Flight Attendants at 19 carriers, today notified Ebola ...

Family of missing British journalist marks five years in limbo

Family of missing British journalist marks five years in limbo

LONDON, England - The family of a missing British journalist,Michael Dixon, will on Saturday (18 October) mark five years since he vanished in Costa Rica.

eTN 2.0: Video report of the 2014 Sanganai World Tourism Expo

eTN 2.0: Video report of the 2014 Sanganai World Tourism Expo

By Nelson Alcantara, editor-in-chief

HARARE, Zimbabwe (eTN) – Due to technical challenges, my live report of Day Two of this year’s edition of the Sanganai World Tourism Expo has been delayed.

NGO Alliance: Travel access vital to fighting Ebola

NGO Alliance: Travel access vital to fighting Ebola

WASHINGTON, DC - InterAction, the largest alliance of US NGOs working on global poverty and humanitarian assistance efforts, warned leaders in Congress and the White House this week that flight ...

Dassault Falcon Jet establishes new pilot operational support team

Dassault Falcon Jet establishes new pilot operational support team

TETERBORO, NJ - Dassault Falcon Jet recently established a new Pilot Operational Support Team to support operators in the Western Hemisphere.

BREAKING NEWS:  Harare hosts 2014 Sanganai World Tourism Expo

BREAKING NEWS: Harare hosts 2014 Sanganai World Tourism Expo

By Nelson Alcantara, editor-in-chief

HARARE, Zimbabwe (eTN) – The capital city of Zimbabwe is currently playing host to some 111 exhibitors and 80 buyers from around the world, including neighboring countries such as Zambia, ...

1000 flying nannyies and counting

1000 flying nannyies and counting

Elpida Tsatsaronis, from the United States, is the 1000th Flying Nanny to complete her training, delivered in part by Norland College, at the Etihad Airways Innovation Training Academy in Abu ...

Fast Travel Gains Momentum in Asia Pacific

Fast Travel Gains Momentum in Asia Pacific

Singapore – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced progress in the implementation of Fast Travel in the Asia-Pacific region.

Air Berlin: Arnd Schwierholz appointed Deputy Chief Financial Officer

Air Berlin: Arnd Schwierholz appointed Deputy Chief Financial Officer

Arnd Schwierholz (44) has been appointed Deputy Chief Financial Officer of airberlin. He will take up his position with Germany’s second largest airline on 27th October 2014.

Japan Airlines and American Airlines to Further Expand Codeshare Cooperation on Brazil Routes

Japan Airlines and American Airlines to Further Expand Codeshare Cooperation on Brazil Routes

Japan Airlines (JAL) and American Airlines (AA) have agreed to further expand their codeshare cooperation starting October 26, 2014, resulting in an increase in the number of JAL codeshare flights ...

Airbus to adjust A330 production rate to nine a month Transition towards A330neo

Airbus to adjust A330 production rate to nine a month Transition towards A330neo

Airbus has decided to adjust the production rate for its A330 Family from the current rate 10 to 9 aircraft a month in Q4 2015 as it transitions towards the A330neo.

Ebola 2014 equals SARS 2003

Ebola 2014 equals SARS 2003

By Nelson Alcantara, eTN editor-in-chief

As the mainstream media cranks up its coverage of the Ebola virus “outbreak,” I can’t help but recognize some familiar elements at play. We have been here before a few times.

PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference and Mart 2015

(AT&RTCM 2015) in Thimphu, Bhutan PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference and Mart 2015

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is pleased to be organizing the PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference and Mart 2015 (AT&RTCM 2015) in Thimphu, Bhutan on February ...

UN chief: Need for urgent global action as Ebola continues deadly rampage

UN chief: Need for urgent global action as Ebola continues deadly rampage

UN chief stresses need for urgent global action as Ebola continues deadly rampage

East African Community Sectoral Council of Ministers of Health on Ebola

MINISTERIAL COMMUNIQUE ON EBOLA VIRUS DISEASE EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE IN THE EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY PARTNER STATES AND SUPPORT TO THE WESTERN AFRICAN COUNTRIES East African Community Sectoral Council of Ministers of Health on Ebola

The East African Community Sectoral Council of Ministers of Health, during their 10th Ordinary Meeting at the EAC headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania from 13th to 16th October 2014 addressed various ...

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