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Australia’s tourism investing heavily in becoming China friendly

Chinese Tourism To Australia Australia’s tourism investing heavily in becoming China friendly

By 2020, there will be 100 million Chinese tourists traveling the world and Tourism Australia wants to ensure many of them will be coming Down Under.

Kenyan hotel and tourism industry players demanding changes in alcohol law

Kenyan Tourism Kenyan hotel and tourism industry players demanding changes in alcohol law

NAIROBI, Kenya – Hotel and the tourism industry players are now calling for a review of the Alcoholic Drinks Control Act 2010, which they say continues to have adverse effects on the sector.

Times have changed for airports – ACI Europe

World Routes Times have changed for airports – ACI Europe

Steve Thompson

Olivier Jankovec, director general of ACI Europe, told World Routes delegates that “times have changed” with airports increasingly competing with one another to “lure airlines”.

Egypt's tourism showing concern about its future under Morsi

Egyptian tourism: No radical changes. Yet. Egypt's tourism showing concern about its future under Morsi

An Islamist's ascension to Egypt's peak of executive power has sparked the hopes of many, but the country's battered tourism industry is showing concern about its future under Mohamed Morsi's ...

Tourist industry not happy with Sri Lanka's visa changes

Sri Lankan Tourism Tourist industry not happy with Sri Lanka's visa changes

A stream of visitors arrives from London or Dubai, Frankfurt or Hong Kong. They meet their tour guides or drivers and are whisked out in air-conditioned vehicles into the tropical greenery.

World events lead to dramatic swings in hotel prices

2011 Hotel Price Index World events lead to dramatic swings in hotel prices

LONDON, England - Hotel prices have experienced pronounced volatility as a result of political turmoil and natural disasters in the first half of 2011, according to the latest Hotel Price Index. ...

UN: Human rights being cast aside amid Middle East politics

Israeli Occupation Of Palestine UN: Human rights being cast aside amid Middle East politics

International human rights and humanitarian law is constantly being cast aside amid Middle East politics, the United Nations human rights chief said today, speaking out on issues such as illegal ...

Changes at airport security checkpoints

Preparing for the busiest travel season of the year Changes at airport security checkpoints

WASHINGTON - There are three things that are all but certain during the winter high-travel season: family gatherings, plenty of food, and strict security at the nation's airports.

Carriers predict delays, waive change fees due to Hurricane Earl

Labor Day Travel Carriers predict delays, waive change fees due to Hurricane Earl

Mary Forgione

U.S. airlines are warning passengers flying along the East Coast from Maine to Asheville, N.C., over the next few days that they may face weather delays related to hurricane Earl.

Rwanda Development Board changes may go further than initially expected

New Reporting Lines Rwanda Development Board changes may go further than initially expected

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

"We will concentrate on policy and advocacy" is the tenor of insider news now slowly emerging from the Rwanda Development Board, following intense efforts to get details about their planned ...

Sochi 2014 Black Sea resort to host 2014 Winter Olympics

Maria Vassilieva

Even in winter the Russian town of Sochi welcomes visitors with its blossoming gardens and tropical palms.

Changes in licensing laws worry tourist shops

Scotland Changes in licensing laws worry tourist shops

Changes to licensing laws could force many tourism shops to stop selling whisky, according to shop owners.

In Carradine death Thailand's sex caricature endures

Thailand In Carradine death Thailand's sex caricature endures

Greg Barrett

When Kung Fu star David Carradine died last Thursday, I wasn't surprised. He was 72.

Passport Rules Cruise passport rules changing June 1st

MIAMI - New passport rules taking effect June 1 won't affect Americans cruising round-trip from a U.S. port and staying in the Western Hemisphere, travel experts say.

Boeing Announces Leadership Changes

Personnel Moves Boeing Announces Leadership Changes

eTN Staff Writer

CHICAGO, IL - Boeing announced today a series of personnel moves within its corporate and business unit Finance organizations that will leverage the capabilities and expand the experience of ...

New regulations on sewage pollution from ships

UK New regulations on sewage pollution from ships

driftmagazine.co.uk

The regulations will help the UK control a shipping industry, which the Government believes could be responsible for 5% of all coastal sewage pollution incidents.

Five big changes coming to air travel in 2009

Air Travel Five big changes coming to air travel in 2009

smartertravel.com

Big changes in the world of air travel are coming in 2009. From merger mania to airport security adjustments, here's what's on our shortlist of important changes in the year ahead.

Merger ...

Alaska Air Group shakes up and stirs the executive pot

Changes To Senior Leadership Positions Alaska Air Group shakes up and stirs the executive pot

eTN Staff Writer

SEATTLE, WA - The Alaska Air Group board of directors and Bill Ayer, chairman and chief executive officer, announced today a realignment to strengthen the company's senior leadership.

Frontier Airlines implements flat fee for same-day schedule changes

Costs Less Than Changes Made Prior To Travel Date? Frontier Airlines implements flat fee for same-day schedule changes

eTN Staff Writer

DENVER, CO - Frontier Airlines today announced a new customer-friendly change to its policy regarding same-day confirmed flights.

Carlson Hotels Worldwide announces executive leadership appointments and structural changes

To Support New, Three-Year, Strategic Plan Carlson Hotels Worldwide announces executive leadership appointments and structural changes

eTN Staff Writer

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - Carlson Hotels Worldwide announced today several executive appointments and structural changes in its senior leadership team.

Changes To Mileage And Fee Structure Frontier Airlines announces EarlyReturns changes

eTN

DENVER, CO (August 21, 2008) - Frontier Airlines today announced changes to its EarlyReturns mileage program, including new mileage redemption levels and fee structures.

United Airlines: In shambles, but remain optimistic on fuel and on reducing carbon dioxide emissions

UAL United Airlines: In shambles, but remain optimistic on fuel and on reducing carbon dioxide emissions

Nelson Alcantara

HONOLULU (eTN) – As expected, United Airlines is following American Airlines’ lead and will soon begin to implement two changes to its domestic checked bag policy.

Mesa Air Group Announces Changes to Senior Management Team

Mesa Air Group Mesa Air Group Announces Changes to Senior Management Team

PHOENIX (TVLW) - Mesa Air Group, Inc. today announced changes to its senior management team.

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