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Ministry of Tourism El Salvador named as host of 7th Routes Americas event

2014 Routes Americas Ministry of Tourism El Salvador named as host of 7th Routes Americas event

El Salvador was today named as the destination for the 7th Routes Americas event, which will take place in early 2014. The Honorable Minister of Tourism, Mr.

Thailand tourism is like an easy date

Is Thai culture good or bad for development of tourism? Thailand tourism is like an easy date

By Ken Scott, PATA Thailand Chapter

Keynote speakers in the PATA Thailand Chapter debate January 30 in Bangkok, Thailand, is a like a cunning cheerleader, a good looker, an easy date who cheats at her exams and gossips about her ...

ASM to run Route Development training for first time in CIS region

Inaugural program to be held in February in St. Petersburg ASM to run Route Development training for first time in CIS region

For the first time, ASM, the world route development consultants, are running a training course in the CIS region.

Green Globe Certification announces association with Green Hotelier

delivering latest developments in the global sustainable hotel Green Globe Certification announces association with Green Hotelier

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe Certification announced its association with Green Hotelier, the leading source of information on the sustainable and responsible agenda within the hotel ...

Cape Town announces winner of Facebook competition

Canadian wins all expenses paid holiday Cape Town announces winner of Facebook competition

When Jan van der Leeuw entered the MyCapeTownHoliday.com competition in snowy Canada and sent her Facebook profile off to explore the Mother City, she hardly imagined that she would be the ...

Three Centara properties named in TripAdvisor 2013 awards

Traveler’s choice awards Three Centara properties named in TripAdvisor 2013 awards

Chen Sea Resort & Spa PhuQuoc, Centara Boutique Collection, has been named as one of the Top 25 Hotels in Vietnam in the TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards for 2013.

New PATA task force to aid destinations at time of crisis

new volunteer task force New PATA task force to aid destinations at time of crisis

BANGKOK, Thailand - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) officially launched its Rapid Recovery Task Force (PRRT) at the association's Engagement Hub at its head office in Bangkok on January ...

Seychelles carnival launches spectacular event in just 7 days

Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria Seychelles carnival launches spectacular event in just 7 days

Seychelles has launched its official program for the third edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria.

American and Malaysia Airlines sign new codeshare agreement

Malaysia Airlines joins the oneworld alliance American and Malaysia Airlines sign new codeshare agreement

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines, along with its fellow oneworld® alliance members, today welcomes Kuala Lumpur-based Malaysia Airlines into the oneworld alliance, strengthening the ...

JetBlue and Asiana Airlines partner to provide easier access to Asia

JetBlue and Asiana launch interline agreement JetBlue and Asiana Airlines partner to provide easier access to Asia

NEW YORK and SEOUL, South Korea - JetBlue Airways and Asiana Airlines, South Korea's carrier, today announced the launch of an interline agreement to connect each other's networks and bring new ...

Asia Pacific hotel transactions projected to reach $3.5 billion in 2013

Asia Pacific Region Hotel Industry Asia Pacific hotel transactions projected to reach $3.5 billion in 2013

Hotel transactions in Asia Pacific are projected to reach USD 3.5 billion in volume this year, on the back of strong investment sentiment to buy hotel assets in the region, Jones Lang LaSalle’s ...

Mexican billionaires beat Brazilians in wealth

List Of Top 10 Wealthiest Latin Americans Released Mexican billionaires beat Brazilians in wealth

SINGAPORE - The list of the top 10 wealthiest Latin Americans has been released today.

IATA: Passenger demand grew as air cargo declined in 2012

International Air Transport Association Announces 2012 Traffic Results IATA: Passenger demand grew as air cargo declined in 2012

GENEVA, Switzerland - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced full-year traffic data for 2012 showing a 5.3% year-on-year increase in passenger demand and a 1.5% fall for ...

Met Museum exhibition opening at National Museum of China in Beijing

Earth, Sea, and Sky: Nature in Western Art – Masterpieces from The Metropolitan Museum of Art Met Museum exhibition opening at National Museum of China in Beijing

A major exhibition of masterworks from the world-renowned collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, will be on view at the National Museum of China in Beijing from February 1 through ...

Sheraton Hotels poised for record-breaking growth over the next 12 months

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Sheraton Hotels poised for record-breaking growth over the next 12 months

STAMFORD, Conn. - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced that its global powerhouse Sheraton plans to open 30 hotels over the next 12 months.

Precision Air resumes Kigoma flights

opening part of western Tanzania for tourists Precision Air resumes Kigoma flights

By Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda

(eTN) - Precision Air has confirmed that the airline has on Wednesday this week resumed operations to Kigoma, a town located on the shores of Lake Tanganyika.

Nevis has new Minister of Tourism

Hon. Mark A. G. Brantley named Nevis has new Minister of Tourism

NEW YORK, New York– Newly-elected Premier of Nevis, the Honorable Vance Amory, has appointed the Honorable Mark Anthony Graham Brantley as Minister with portfolio responsibility for Tourism, ...

Uganda Hotel and Tourism Training Institute staff goes on strike

demanding payment for salary arrears Uganda Hotel and Tourism Training Institute staff goes on strike

By Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda

UGANDA (eTN) - Reports are coming in from Jinja that staff at Uganda’s national Hotel and Tourism Training Institute, located at the Crested Crane Hotel, have put down their tools and are ...

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