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Trump signs revised travel ban for people from six Muslim-majority nations

US President Donald Trump has signed a revised travel ban that will temporarily halt entry to the United States for people from six Muslim-majority nations.

Forget New York Fashion Week: Italian Wine Week should take center stage

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

A wine seminar I attended in New York recently, focused on Barolo and Barbaresco.

Woman who won legal recognition for same-sex parents in Quebec fetured in new CMHR exhibition

A Montréal woman who won legal recognition for same-sex parents in Quebec is one of seven remarkable Canadians featured in a new exhibition that opened this week at the Canadian Museum for Human ...

DFW airport recognized for for environmental dedication

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport has been selected to receive the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Climate Leadership Award for Organizational Leadership.

Delta removing MD-88 aircraft from La Guardia scheduled flying

Delta will stop flying MD-88 aircraft on a scheduled basis at New York's LaGuardia Airport effective March 2.

New executive order should make clear that US welcomes and values legitimate international travelers

The American travel community is urging the Trump administration to include in its revised executive order on visas and immigration—expected in the coming days—language making clear that the ...

Professional Women in Cruise Brunch announced by leading global cruise industry event

Seatrade Cruise Global, the leading global business-to-business event for the cruise industry, announces the Professional Women in Cruise Brunch on Thursday 16 March.

Delta introduces more streamlined boarding process in Atlanta

Customers traveling through B Concourse at Atlanta's Hartsfield–Jackson International Airport today will notice a more streamlined boarding process at five Delta departure gates.

2016 North American freight numbers released

Four out of five major transportation modes – truck, pipeline, vessel and air – carried less U.S.

Wayne Gurnick to represent Florence and Tuscany in US destination wedding market

Wayne Gurnick, named one of 25 most influential wedding planners in the world, will represent the new division of Florence Convention and Visitors Bureau, Tuscany for Weddings as the ambassador of ...

Maui welcomes inaugural flight from Honolulu on ‘Ohana by Hawaiian

"Kapalua Airport has played an integral part in our company's history, and we are delighted to restart service on the 30th anniversary of Hawaiian's first flight to West Maui as we continue ...

American airline passengers: No more taxes!

US Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR), ranking member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and committee member Rep.

Tourisme Montréal rolling out the red carpet for Délice

While MONTRÉAL EN LUMIÈRE welcomes some of the world's top chefs for its 18th edition, Tourisme Montréal is rolling out the red carpet for delegates from Délice, a global network of food ...

US Travel Association issues statement on Investing in America: Rebuilding America's Airport Infrastructure Act of 2017

US Travel Association president and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement in support of the Investing in America: Rebuilding America's Airport Infrastructure Act of 2017, introduced today: ...

Trump "open to immigration reform"

US President Donald Trump has offered a more moderate tone on immigration policy, telling lawmakers in Congress that he was open to immigration reform.

COO Jason Sarracini leaves Tully Luxury Travel

Tully Luxury Travel announced today that after nearly 2 successful years as COO, Jason Sarracini has decided to move on to explore new opportunities.

US Travel Association reacts to Trump's joint session address

US Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following reaction to President Trump's Tuesday speech to Congress:

Plane crash in Southern California: At least one dead

A Cessna 310 crashed into a two houses in Southern California shortly after it took off from Riverside Municipal Airport. The plane was heading to San Jose.

US Travel community welcomes Commerce Secretary confirmation

"The travel community welcomes the Senate's confirmation of Wilbur Ross as Secretary of Commerce.

Former Department of Homeland Security Chief of Staff to speak at Seatrade Cruise Global event

Seatrade Cruise Global announces Paul Rosen, Department of Homeland Security Chief of Staff during the Obama administration, will be a panelist at the upcoming inaugural Seatrade Cruise Global ...

USA: Making Air Travel Great again Flyersrights requests to meet with US President Donald Trump

Flyersrights.org president and longstanding member of FAA/TSA advisory committees, Paul Hudson observed, “President Trump spoke of building new airports and railways in his inaugural ...

United Airlines: Summer travel is heating up

United Airlines is revitalizing its route network with more destinations, more flights and more convenient connections for customers in both domestic and international markets.

New study ranks US airlines

Alaska Airlines is the best U.S.-based airline, according to a new study. Spirit Airlines received the lowest ranking of the 10 major carriers included in the report.

Survey: Decline of Arctic sea ice still a major threat to polar bears

Newly released survey results show two of Canada's 13 polar bear subpopulations, previously thought to be declining, are likely stable and one could even be increasing.

Air France sponsors Los Angeles Marathon

Air France invites the public to participate in the 2017 Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon, March 17-19, 2017.

Virgin Hotels plans to add San Francisco to its portfolio

Virgin Hotels, the lifestyle hotel brand by Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson, has announced plans to open and operate a new hotel in San Francisco, California.

Toward making US air travel great again

As the Trump Administration seeks to recover from the President's first travel order and the Congress begins work on a host of air travel initiatives, the airline industry and passenger groups are ...

Xiamen Tourism hosts promotional events in Washington, Chicago, Orlando and Detroit

From January 29th to February 14th, the Xiamen Tourism America Counseling Center hosted a number of promotional activities to celebrate both the Chinese New Year and to allow Americans to take to ...

New chairperson appointed at Destination Canada

The Honourable Bardish Chagger, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Minister of Small Business and Tourism, today announced the appointment of Ben Cowan-Dewar as chairperson of ...

Waikiki Hyatt Centric: A next generation travel, tourism and hotel-guest experience The Hyatt Centric in Waikiki: Why this hotel is a trend setter?

It's a Hyatt, but it's also a Centric and a Hawaii Tourism trend setter. It still smells new at the Hyatt Centric Waikiki Beach.

Delta Air Lines names John Caldwell its new Vice President – Seattle

Delta Air Lines has named John Caldwell its new Vice President – Seattle as Mike Medeiros transitions to his new role as Chief Operating Officer at Aeromexico.

Domesti flight passengers asked for IDs upon arrival to New York from San Francisco

Travelers entering New York City after a cross-country flight were met by border agents who insisted everyone show them official identification.

Second Gulfstream G600 completed its first flight

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced the second Gulfstream G600 completed its first flight, spending 4 hours and 26 minutes in the air and officially joining the flight-test campaign.

UNIGLOBE and Amadeus sign marketing agreement

UNIGLOBE agency members operating across 60+ countries around the globe will benefit from a new agreement through joint marketing initiatives and access to cutting edge customer facing technology ...

American Airlines announces new $50,000 award for independent film director

American Airlines is recognizing the importance of women in film by announcing a new $50,000 award for independent film directors at this year’s Film Independent Spirit Awards.

World of Hyatt: New platform celebrates purpose, experiences, and loyalty

Hyatt Hotels Corporation today announced the launch of World of Hyatt, Hyatt’s new global platform grounded in the simple idea that a little understanding goes a long way.

UNIGLOBE announces new travel agreement with European League football team

Uniglobe THL Travel announced the signing of a new agreement that will see the organization scheduling travel for ALKMAAR-AZ’s European League matches.

Over 500 global tourism industry leaders to attend Visit California’s 2017 Outlook Forum

More than 500 tourism industry leaders from throughout the state and around the world are gathering in Santa Barbara this week for Visit California’s 2017 Outlook Forum.

Reports of possible drone sightings to FAA air traffic facilities continue to increase

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today released an updated list of pilot, air traffic controller, law enforcement and citizen reports of potential encounters with unmanned aircraft ...

Miami Beach: Gastronomic transformation of gourmet proportions

Miami Beach has long been known as a nightlife hotspot, but over the past 10 years, the city has witnessed a gastronomic transformation of gourmet proportions.

Blake Smith to lead entertainment initiatives for Virgin Hotels

Virgin Hotels, the lifestyle hotel brand by Richard Branson, announces the expansion of Blake Smith's role from Director of Entertainment at Virgin Hotels Chicago to the brand's first Executive ...

December 2016 North American freight numbers released

US-NAFTA freight totaled $87.1 billion in current dollars as three out of five major transportation modes carried more freight by value with North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) partners ...

Wynn Resorts announces new CFO

Wynn Resorts today announced the appointment of Craig S. Billings to the executive team as Chief Financial Officer. Mr.

Best US Presidents named

As the nation continues to celebrate our Presidents by commemorating Presidents' Day and the birth of President George Washington, pluralities of Americans see President Abraham Lincoln as the ...

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