eTN YouTube  eTurboNews on Twitter  eTurboNews on Facebook 

  worldtourismevents.com · eTN Contacts & Team · Advertising · Submit Articles ·    


Boeing, Monarch Airlines finalize order for 30 737 MAX 8s

Boeing, Monarch Airlines finalize order for 30 737 MAX 8s

LUTON, England - Boeing and Monarch Airlines today finalized an order for 30 737 MAX 8s worth more than $3.2 billion at current list prices.

eTN introduces CitybreakT – the most successful revenue generation platform

eTN introduces CitybreakT – the most successful revenue generation platform

Since 1999, CitybreakT ( www.visit.com ) has been the leading ecommerce and marketing platform for tourism and travel companies, allowing ...

Dynamic Airways ready to restart flight to Guyana

Dynamic Airways ready to restart flight to Guyana

GREENSBORO, NC - Dynamic Airways, a US airline based in Greensboro, NC, is ready to restart its service from New York, NY (JFK) to Georgetown, Guyana (GEO).

Dar to Dubai: 19 times a week

Airline flights Dar to Dubai: 19 times a week

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

When earlier this week Emirates upped their daily flights from Dubai to Dar es Salaam to twelve a week, it followed hot on the heels of the inaugural flight by “cousins” flydubai, which also ...

Southwest Airlines donates leather LUV Seat products in Kenya

Southwest Airlines donates leather LUV Seat products in Kenya

DALLAS­­, TX - Southwest Airlines today announced the distribution of products made in Kenya and the US as part of its global upcycling initiative LUV Seat: Repurpose with Purpose.

ICTP President to moderate IIPT panel at World Travel Market

ICTP President to moderate IIPT panel at World Travel Market

STOWE, Vermont, USA – Professor Geoffrey Lipman, President of the International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP), will be the moderator at this year’s IIPT World Travel Market event, ...

WTA shows solidarity for Caribbean

WTA shows solidarity for Caribbean

In a move to support the island of Anguilla in its recovery from Hurricane Gonzalo, and in a show of solidarity, World Travel Awards will host its Grand Final on the island.

Hilton signs agreement for major expansion in China

Hilton signs agreement for major expansion in China

MCLEAN, VA - Hilton Worldwide today announced an exclusive license agreement with Plateno Hotels Group, one of China’s leading hospitality groups, to rapidly launch and develop the Hampton by ...

International tourism shows continued strength

International tourism shows continued strength

International tourist arrivals worldwide grew by 5% during the first eight months of 2014 according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer.

Uber lawsuits: Competitors allege unfair competition and false advertising

Travel Law Uber lawsuits: Competitors allege unfair competition and false advertising

By Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson

As we noted in last week’s article Uber’s success and growing popularity worldwide has generated both acceptance and encouragement in some countries and States and fierce opposition from the ...

Skål International Sustainable Tourism Awards by Diversey Care 2014

Skål International Sustainable Tourism Awards by Diversey Care 2014

During the Opening Ceremony of the 75th Skål World Congress held at the Sheraton Maria Isabel Hotel in Mexico City, Mrs.

Pegasus celebrates second anniversary of Dubai flights

Pegasus celebrates second anniversary of Dubai flights

ANKARA, Turkey - Pegasus Airlines, Turkey’s leading low-cost carrier with a rapidly expanding network and affordable fares, is celebrating its second year of flights to Dubai after launching the ...

Ban: The only way to stop Ebola is at its source

Ban: The only way to stop Ebola is at its source

NEW YORK, NY - Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today urged countries that have imposed travel bans or closed their borders in response to the Ebola outbreak of the need to convey a sense of urgency ...

Tourism veteran will handle US East Coast for Brazilian Tourism Board

Tourism veteran will handle US East Coast for Brazilian Tourism Board

NEW YORK, New York – The Brazilian Tourism Board (EMBRATUR) has appointed Miguel Jeronimo as account manager at the East Coast Office, based in NYC. Mr.

Celebrity Cruises takes European vacations to new heights

Celebrity Cruises takes European vacations to new heights

MIAMI, FL - On the heels of the successful launch of "Celebrity Explorations" – unique vacations that pair ocean cruises with rich destination experiences on land – is the introduction of ...

UNWTO/WTM Ministers’ Summit to address the links between tourism and mega events

UNWTO/WTM Ministers’ Summit to address the links between tourism and mega events

The eighth edition of the UNWTO/World Travel Market (WTM) Ministers’ Summit will gather Tourism Ministers and leading tourism experts from all over the world to debate the key issues around ...

Qantas and Melbourne Airport join with IATA and ACI to pilot Smart Security

Qantas and Melbourne Airport join with IATA and ACI to pilot Smart Security

Geneva/Montreal - Australia’s Melbourne Airport, Qantas Airways, Airports Council International (ACI), and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) signed an agreement to work together ...

PATA CEO featured on IIPT panel at World Travel Market

"Cultivating Sustainable and Peaceful Communities and Nations " PATA CEO featured on IIPT panel at World Travel Market

STOWE, Vermont, USA – Martin Craigs, CEO, Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA), will be a featured speaker at this year’s IIPT World Travel Market (WTM) event “Cultivating Sustainable ...

IATA launches Aviation Cyber Security Toolkit

IATA launches Aviation Cyber Security Toolkit

WASHINGTON, DC – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) launched its Aviation Cyber Security Toolkit which helps the air transport industry, including airlines, airports and air ...

Hyatt ranked one of the World's Best Multinational Workplaces

Hyatt ranked one of the World's Best Multinational Workplaces

Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced today that Hyatt has been named one of the World's Best Multinational Workplaces by Great Place to Work®.

Ebola: UN envoy presents ‘robust' recovery plan

Ebola: UN envoy presents ‘robust' recovery plan

NEW YORK, NY - The head of the United Nations Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER) has wrapped up his visits to the three West African countries battling the Ebola outbreak as part of the ...

Disney Cruise Line reveals ports and itineraries for early 2016

Disney Cruise Line reveals ports and itineraries for early 2016

CELEBRATION, FL - Disney Cruise Line introduces two popular Caribbean destinations - Tortola, British Virgin Islands and Martinique - into the lineup of favorite tropical itineraries for early ...

Selfie obsession spans across the globe

Selfie obsession spans across the globe

NEW YORK, NY - When is the last time you took a selfie? According to a new survey conducted by Travelzoo Inc.

Premium Partners