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Social Distancing: Hawaii losing, DC leading in the US
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Social Distancing: Hawaii losing, DC leading in the US

Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN- April 3, 2020

The United States has an alarming D-rating for social distancing Just last week Hawaii received the highest possible score when ... Read More

Why only President Trump can save Hawaii now?
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Why only President Trump can save Hawaii now?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 3, 2020

Every day more than 1,000 passengers are still landing and departing at airports in the State of Hawaii. As an ... Read More

100,000 dead Americans on Coronavirus is good news for the U.S.
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100,000 dead Americans on Coronavirus is good news for the U.S.

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 31, 2020

Hawaii just turned deadly today with a first-person passing away on COVID-19. Overall it's the deadliest day in the United ... Read More

How to stay alive with Coronavirus? Hypnotic Drug introduced by State of Hawaii
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How to stay alive with Coronavirus? Hypnotic Drug introduced by State of Hawaii

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 30, 2020

The John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa is one of the leading ... Read More

COVID-19 or Permanent Blindness: Hawaii Department of Health warning
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COVID-19 or Permanent Blindness: Hawaii Department of Health warning

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 29, 2020

The Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) is warning everyone about the hazards and dangers of using non-approved drugs for COVID-19. ... Read More

Ready for a COVID19 Brainstorming session? What is next for travel & tourism?
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Ready for a COVID19 Brainstorming session? What is next for travel & tourism?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 25, 2020

  Brainstorm with the experts on COVID 19, tourism, aviation, hospitality and MICE? eTN will discuss the future of the ... Read More

All of Hawaii Now on Lockdown
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All of Hawaii Now on Lockdown

editor editor- March 24, 2020

Hawaii State Governor David Ige announced at press conference today that the entire Aloha state is now on lockdown effective ... Read More

Maasdam cruise ship: Hawaii residents and injured passenger allowed to disembark
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Maasdam cruise ship: Hawaii residents and injured passenger allowed to disembark

editor editor- March 21, 2020

“I am authorizing the Hawaii residents and the injured passenger to disembark,” said Hawaii Governor Ige. All other passengers and ... Read More

Marriott International CEO Arne Sorenson in tears when delivering most difficult announcement ever
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Marriott International CEO Arne Sorenson in tears when delivering most difficult announcement ever

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2020

There is nothing worse than telling highly valuable associated, people that are the heart of this company, that their roles ... Read More

A better way to measure Coronavirus in your country: Per country details
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A better way to measure Coronavirus in your country: Per country details

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 19, 2020

Coronavirus is everywhere in the world. Currently, the epicenter is located in Europe, even though it all started in China, ... Read More

Hawaii Hotel reports growth across the islands
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Hawaii Hotel reports growth across the islands

editor editor- March 18, 2020

According to the Hawaii Hotel Performance Report published by the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), statewide RevPAR increased to $263 (+7.9%), ... Read More

Impact on the US Travel and Tourism Industry analyzed: How to compensate for COVID-19?
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Impact on the US Travel and Tourism Industry analyzed: How to compensate for COVID-19?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 17, 2020

Today US President Trump said that the cost of shutting down US travel and tourism industry (hotels, restaurants, airlines) is ... Read More

President Trump: No more vacation travel in the United States
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President Trump: No more vacation travel in the United States

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 16, 2020

Hawaii tourism, Florida travel, and California road tours may be a fun activity of the past. US President Donald Trump ... Read More

USA suspends travel to the UK and Ireland
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USA suspends travel to the UK and Ireland

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 14, 2020

The United States will suspend all air travel from the U.K. and Ireland in addition to all other 13 European ... Read More

Hawaiian Airlines to Reduce Flights Systemwide
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Hawaiian Airlines to Reduce Flights Systemwide

editor editor- March 14, 2020

Hawaiian Airlines today announced it will reduce flight capacity systemwide in April and May in response to declining demand caused ... Read More

How World Tourism Confronted Coronavirus in Berlin today?
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How World Tourism Confronted Coronavirus in Berlin today?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 6, 2020

Traveling during Coronavirus? No more?  The global travel and tourism industry is in a state of panic, disbelief, and business ... Read More

COVID 2019 border closings: Are Korean tourists next?
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COVID 2019 border closings: Are Korean tourists next?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 24, 2020

Coronavirus is becoming a global scare. Korean visitors are no longer allowed to visit Israel at this time. Before the ... Read More

Attending ITB? How to cope with Coronavirus? What about you?
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Attending ITB? How to cope with Coronavirus? What about you?

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- February 18, 2020

Safertourism, PATA, and ATB will be setting trends over breakfast during ITB with Dr. Peter Tarlow - AND you are ... Read More

America’s 10 Best Winter Vacations to Escape the Cold
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America’s 10 Best Winter Vacations to Escape the Cold

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 17, 2020

Frigid temperatures have you dreaming of a warm afternoon by the ocean? If so, check out the new ranking of ... Read More

Overtourism not coronavirus: AIRBNB worry in Europe
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Overtourism not coronavirus: AIRBNB worry in Europe

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 16, 2020

At the same time, tourism leaders everywhere in the world have sleepless nights over coronavirus to stop tourism in their ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority official statement on Coronavirus
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Hawaii Tourism Authority official statement on Coronavirus

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 15, 2020

The Hawaii Tourism Authority is the State agency in Hawaii in charge of the largest industry, travel and tourism wants ... Read More

Coronavirus risk for Asians, Africans, Caucasians revealed
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Coronavirus risk for Asians, Africans, Caucasians revealed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2020

What is your risk to get infected coronavirus? East Asians, Japanese, and Han Chinese are the most likely people to ... Read More

Coronavirus: No more USA visas
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Coronavirus: No more USA visas

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 9, 2020

The Coronavirus emergency resulted in the United States suspending the issue of American visas to Chinese citizens. At the same ... Read More

Hawaii Coronavirus victim  fights Norwegian Cruise Line
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Hawaii Coronavirus victim fights Norwegian Cruise Line

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2020

Pua Morrison from Maui, Hawaii became the first financial victim of the coronavirus in Hawaii due to corporate greed by ... Read More

President Trump playing Russian Roulette with Hawaii’s Visitor Industry
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President Trump playing Russian Roulette with Hawaii’s Visitor Industry

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 2, 2020

Planning a Hawaii vacation? The United States declared a national health emergency because of the coronavirus. Is coronavirus in Hawaii? ... Read More

Questions on Coronavirus and Travel?
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Questions on Coronavirus and Travel?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 30, 2020

Questions on the Coronavirus and discussed. You can be part of this hot debate. Not only the tourism world is ... Read More

Chinese New Year Travel during Coronaviruses threat
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Chinese New Year Travel during Coronaviruses threat

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2020

Coronaviruses are becoming the latest threat to the global travel and tourism industry. Coronaviruses had more than 2 Million searches ... Read More

Southwest Airlines Hawaii flights not safe? Did FAA know?
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Southwest Airlines Hawaii flights not safe? Did FAA know?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2020

With the arrival of a budget carrier Southwest Airlines in Hawaii, tourism may have changed forever for the Aloha State. ... Read More

Volcanic Tsunami Warning: Manila airport closed
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Volcanic Tsunami Warning: Manila airport closed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 13, 2020

Manila's Ninoy Aquino International Airport is closed until further notice. The largest airport in the Philippines closed Sunday night at ... Read More

African Tourism Board is now a non profit company with Aloha
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African Tourism Board is now a non profit company with Aloha

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 10, 2020

African Tourism Board was approved by the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission of South Africa to become a Non-Profit Company. ... Read More

ANA expands its Narita-Honolulu route fleet with new A380 FLYING HONU
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ANA expands its Narita-Honolulu route fleet with new A380 FLYING HONU

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2020

All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan’s largest and 5-Star airline for seven consecutive years, will be launching the third of its ... Read More

Helicopter Sightseeing Tours in Hawaii not safe by Congressman Ed Case
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Helicopter Sightseeing Tours in Hawaii not safe by Congressman Ed Case

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 28, 2019

How safe is it to get on a helicopter tour or sightseeing plane in Hawaii?  When U.S. Congressman Ed Case ... Read More

How a United Nations Agency UNWTO want to silence the press?
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How a United Nations Agency UNWTO want to silence the press?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2019

UNWTO (the World Tourism Organization)  has its own interpretation when it comes to the freedom of the press,  and it ... Read More

Burnham Sterling advises Hawaiian Airlines on Japanese financing of 6 Airbus aircraft
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Burnham Sterling advises Hawaiian Airlines on Japanese financing of 6 Airbus aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2019

Burnham Sterling & Co. LLC today announced it acted as exclusive financial adviser and placement agent to Hawaiian Airlines for ... Read More

Honolulu airport named best in US to fly from this Thanksgiving
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Honolulu airport named best in US to fly from this Thanksgiving

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 20, 2019

According to a new report, Honolulu's Daniel K. Inouye International (HNL) is the best US airport to fly this Thanksgiving ... Read More

No tsunami threat to Hawaii after major Molucca Sea earthquake
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No tsunami threat to Hawaii after major Molucca Sea earthquake

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 14, 2019

Powerful Magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck at Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Thursday, 14 November 2019. No tsunami warning for Hawaii ... Read More