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Tourists loved to visit Cologne: This was in 2019

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2020

The first case of Coronavirus in North-Rhine Westphalia was circulated at the Cologne carnival. How will this affect travel and ... Read More

Coronavirus on Planes: Only one U.S. Airline gets it – halfway

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2020

Currently, there is only one American air carrier that gets it at least halfway, and it seems to be American ... Read More

German Federal Authorities expect to force City of Berlin to cancel ITB travel show

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2020

The city of Berlin is acting irresponsibly. It's about money and not about protecting citizens and 100,000 visitors from across ... Read More

President Trump told Americans to avoid traveling abroad

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2020

Did the United States President just kill American tourist arrivals in countries around the world when he spoke at a ... Read More

Boeing names new Chief Information Officer

editor editor- February 26, 2020

Today, Boeing announced Susan Doniz as the company's new chief information officer and senior vice president of Information Technology & ... Read More

Closing Hawaii for Korean Visitors: Hawaiian Airlines takes a lead

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2020

Closing Hawaii for Korean tourists was a call made by many in Hawaii, including leaders in the travel and tourism ... Read More

Read what Norwegian Cruise Line victims told the Attorney General

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2020

The cruise business is preparing for major losses of its billion dollar profits. Almost all known cruise companies have been ... Read More

Spotlight Africa Workshop, good debute for Seychelles

editor editor- February 26, 2020

Seychelles featured at the Spotlight Africa workshop in Lusaka, Zambia at the Radisson Blu Hotel on February 12, 2020 through ... Read More

Sri Lanka wants to meet journalists at ITB

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2020

The island nation of Sri Lanka presents itself at the ITB 2020 with a strengthened brand. After the eventful year ... Read More

Uniglobe Travel launches revitalized brand

editor editor- February 26, 2020

Uniglobe Travel International is launching a new brand presence, an evolution of the brand created almost 40 years ago that ... Read More

Thai Smile becomes Star Alliance Connecting Partner

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2020

Star Alliance welcomed THAI Smile Airways as a Star Alliance Connecting Partner at an official ceremony held today in Bangkok.  ... Read More

Frontier Airlines flies from Ontario Airport to Seattle

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2020

Southern California's Ontario International Airport (ONT) today welcomed news that Frontier Airlines will begin nonstop service to Seattle in June, ... Read More

CTO: Skills revolution needed to keep Caribbean tourism competitive

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2020

The skills revolution needed to keep Caribbean tourism competitive will be a key subject of discussion when human resources professionals ... Read More

EU countries may suspend Schengen due to coronavirus epidemic

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2020

The Schengen Code allows EU countries to suspend the free movement of people and resume temporary control at the borders ... Read More

Qatar Airways and American Airlines sign codeshare agreement

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2020

Qatar Airways has signed a significant codeshare agreement with American Airlines in a move that will increase commercial cooperation, bolster ... Read More

Bombshell news for ITB Berlin from Frankfurt

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 25, 2020

Today started with another bombshell and shocking breaking news for ITB Berlin. This news comes from the Frankfurt convention center. ... Read More

ITB Berlin will take place as scheduled! Should it?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 24, 2020

After an entire Monday of suspense and no comments, ITB Berlin tweeted at 18:30 (6:30 pm) German time the show ... Read More

UNIGLOBE Aldila Agencia de Viajes celebrates 40th anniversary

editor editor- February 24, 2020

Approximately 350 guests were in attendance for the UNIGLOBE Aldila Agencia de Viajes 40th anniversary celebration at Villareal Eventos last ... Read More

Hawaii hotels outperform vacation rentals in January

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 24, 2020

In January 2020, the total monthly supply of Hawaii statewide vacation rentals was 797,300 unit nights and monthly demand was ... Read More

ExpressJet Airlines to become world’s largest Embraer ERJ145 operator

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 24, 2020

ExpressJet Airlines, a United Express carrier, announced today it will add 36 Embraer ERJ145 aircraft to its United Express fleet, ... Read More

Etihad Airways introduces TravelPass

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 24, 2020

Etihad Airways has announced a partnership with Norwegian technology developer Braathens IT, to develop TravelPass, an innovative travel solution initially ... Read More

Prague Airport launches high-resolution live runway stream

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 24, 2020

Watching what happens at Prague Airport live has never been easier. A unique project has recently been launched: a new ... Read More

Hong Kong pumps $130 million in exhibition and convention industry hurt by coronavirus

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 24, 2020

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Management) Limited, the professional private management company responsible for the daily operation of the ... Read More

eTurboNews prediction: ITB Berlin 2020 will be canceled

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 24, 2020

A cancellation of ITB would be the first in 54 years. It would set a new chapter for the already ... Read More

Aeroflot Board of Directors meeting announcement

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 24, 2020

PJSC Aeroflot announced the results of a meeting of the Board of Directors held on 20 February 2020. The meeting was ... Read More

SAS top in Fly Quiet and Green

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 24, 2020

Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) has taken the top spot in ‘Fly Quiet and Green’ league table for Q4. The airline ... Read More

Venice Tourism stops Carnival sending visitors home

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 24, 2020

Italians and visitors getting ready to attend the rest of the Venice Carnival or the Milan Fashion week will have ... Read More

Why Israel says no to visitors from Korea, Japan, China, Singapore, Thailand?

The Media Line The Media Line- February 23, 2020

The Republic of Korea Embassy protested in Tel Aviv about a Korean Airlines flight that was not allowed to disembark ... Read More

U.S. State Department alert for Japan and the Republic of Korea on COVID-19 outbreak

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 23, 2020

Exercise Increased Caution due to an outbreak of COVID-19 (also known as the disease caused by SARS-CoV-2).    This is the message on ... Read More

Milan and Venice on high alert for Coronavirus

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 23, 2020

A scenario where COVID-19 could spread in two major Italian Cities and travel destinations, namely Milan and Venice would turn ... Read More

‘Foreign object debris’: New potentially deadly Boeing 737 MAX problem found

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2020

The fleets of Boeing 737 MAX jets were grounded worldwide and the company halted production of the 737 MAX last ... Read More

American Airlines returns to India with Seattle-Bangalore flight

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2020

American Airlines announced it would launch its first direct U.S. flight to Bangalore, India from Seattle. The new Bangalore route, ... Read More

United, Chase and Visa announce extension of United MileagePlus credit card program

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2020

United Airlines, Chase Card Services and Visa today announced a multi-year extension of the United MileagePlus credit card program. The ... Read More

Annual Seychelles Roadshow thrills partners in Brazilian cities

editor editor- February 21, 2020

In the second week of February, the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) and its partners showcased the beautiful exotic destination during ... Read More

Corporate Travel Management names CAP Worldwide Serviced Apartments as 2020 extended stay & alternative accommodation partner

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2020

Corporate Travel Management (CTM) today announced their official 2020 partnership with CAP Worldwide (CAP) in the provision of extended stay, ... Read More

Ethiopian Mobile App big hit with flyers

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2020

The number of Ethiopian Mobile App users has reached one million. With a robust and integrated digital strategy, Ethiopian has ... Read More