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Queen Mary 2 named Best Luxury Cruise Ship

Cunard's Queen Mary 2 was named "Best Luxury Cruise Ship" in the 2016 Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards.

Excellence Oyster Bay - first adults-only resort of its kind in Montego Bay

Excellence Group Luxury Hotels and Resorts, renowned for their award-winning luxury resorts in the Caribbean, are pleased to announce their newest venture in Montego Bay, Jamaica.

Projects selected in the scope of MIXITY Awards are announced

The MIXITY Awards are awarded to the best association, educative, event, cultural and sporting initiatives that contribute to the promotion of Brussels as a cosmopolitan and open region.

Hong Kong Fashion Week: Over 1,500 exhibitors showcase latest in fashion

The 48th Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter, a superb fashion sourcing platform in Asia, opened today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Vietjet launches its 5th route to Taiwan

Vietjet has launched its 5th route to Taiwan at the Tan Son Nhat International Airport – Vietnam, connecting Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) with Taichung (Taiwan).

UK Chain Hotels Market Review – November 2016

Hotels in the UK North East recorded a 5.3% decline in profit per room this month, which was the eighth month of profit decline in the region in 2016, according to the latest data.

New Assistant Director at India Tourism Office London named

India’s Ministry of Tourism has welcomed the appointment of Mr C. Gangadhar as Assistant Director at India Tourism Office London.

Turkish Airlines crash was operated by another airline MyCargoAirlines Statement issued: Crashed Turkish Airlines had no Turkish Airlines Crew

Media from around the world today reported on a Turkish Airlines B747 crash in Kyrgyzstan. They are only half way correct.

Turkish Airlines cargo jet crash: 16 dead and counting Turkish Airlines B747 crashed in Manas Kyrgyzstan

A Turkish Airlines Boeing 747 from HongKong to Istanbul crashed into a residential neighborhood close to Manas Airport in Kyrgyzstan on Monday morning.

CNN, eTurboNews, UNWTO, IATA and ATAG formed partnership to market tourism destinations Tourism Destinations and the CNN Task Group: How eTN fits in?

Tourism Destinations had reached out to the CNN Task Group for guidance for more than five years to market their emerging or established travel and tourism destinations to the world.

Donald Trump and AIRBNB: A success for travel and tourism to Washington DC

AIRBNB and Donald Trump seems to be a winning tourism connection. This upcoming weekend, 15,000 visitors are set to stay at Airbnb's in Washington, D.C.

NATAS President Assumes ASEANTA Presidency Ahead Of ATF 2017 In Singapore

In the run up to the 36th ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2017 to be held in Singapore from 16th to 20th January 2017 at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Mr.

Hindus in Seychelles pray for Alain St.Ange and his bid for UNWTO Secretary General

Many Seychellois of Indian origin turned up at the Seychelles Hindu Kovil Sangam Temple in Victoria despite heavy rains on Saturday evening to offer special thanksgiving prayers for Seychelles ...

International Emergency support measures for Uganda Avian Fly outbreak Avian Flu may be dramatic news for Uganda Tourism

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

Tourists heading to Uganda have been reassured that they are most unlikely to come into contact with infected birds and need not fear or resort to canceling their safari vacations in Uganda or ...

ZA4519 Emergency: Airbus 320-214 landed safely in Siem Reap,. Cambodia Sky Angkor Airline Airbus declares emergency over Laos airspace

Sky Angkor Airlines flight ZA4519 declared an emergency 33 minutes after taking off from Siem Reap, Cambodia on a 2 hour 50 minutes flight to Hefei.

Egypt Air A300 pilots ignored warnings by air traffic controllers and cockpit TCAS alerts Air France and Egypt Air: Almost crashed over Belgium

An Egypt Air flight from Ostend heading to Cologne, and an Air France jet packed with passengers heading towards Amsterdam almost ended in a possible disaster, a possible midair crash of the ...

Excitement builds over World Tourism Organization’s top post

Not all candidates for the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Secretary General post have laid out their plans yet, and some have not mentioned their educational and practical qualifications, ...

Tanzania Transport Minister rages against Swissport

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa

Aviation pundits attribute the Tanzania’s Transport Minister's lashing out at Swissport at diverting attention from a fire last week at the airport's baggage storage, which prompted operations ...

Cheap hotels: No ladies of the night and no Most Wanted posters

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

No, this hotel group is not frequented by “little ladies of the night,” and no – the lobby does not have the “most wanted” posters on the wall; the global hotel brand is Meininger Hotels ...

China warns Trump on “One-China” policy encroachment

The Chinese Foreign Ministry has stressed that its “One-China” policy is not negotiable and called on US President-elect Donald Trump to acknowledge the “high sensitivity” of matters ...

Zambia Tourism CEO: Enticing tourists to experience traditional ceremonies

"We have fantastic and unique traditional ceremonies such as Ukusefya pa ngwena, Ncwala, Likumbi lya Mize, Kulamba, Kuomboka, Mutomboko, Shimunenga, and many more.

Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands endorses Alain St.Ange of the Seychelles for SG of UNWTO

The islands of the Indian Ocean (Comoros, Mayotte, Mauritius, Madagascar, Reunion and Seychelles) joined together many years ago to form a new Tourism Block named the Vanilla Islands.

Saudi top religious authority: No cinemas, concerts for the kingdom

Saudi Arabia’s top religious authority has slammed government plans for opening cinemas and concerts in the kingdom, saying such places would be harmful and corrupting.

The Tonight Show takes the show on the road to Universal Orlando Resort

Today, Universal Orlando Resort announced that its newest ride, "Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon," will officially grand open on April 6, 2017.

Lamu to Zanzibar 2017 Expedition

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome - eTN Africa

At around 4pm on Friday, January 13, 6 kiteboarders and 2 windsurfers have reached Nungwi, Kendwa Rocks in Zanzibar.

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