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Over 10,000 Arrive in Hawaii on Travel Re-opening Day
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Over 10,000 Arrive in Hawaii on Travel Re-opening Day

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 16, 2020

Thursday, October 15, marked the first day of Hawaii’s travel re-opening day, and a surge of 10,102 passengers arrived by ... Read More

COVID-19 testing at San Francisco International Airport
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COVID-19 testing at San Francisco International Airport

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 15, 2020

Today, customers traveling on United Airlines from San Francisco International Airport to Hawaii were the first to experience the airline's ... Read More

Hawaii Governor Ige says no  to keeping all visitors safer
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Hawaii Governor Ige says no to keeping all visitors safer

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 5, 2020

Kauai Mayor is alarmed and disappointed after Hawaii's Governor told him no to keep all tourists visiting Kauai safe. Kauai ... Read More

President Trump positive is a red alert for World Travel and Tourism
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President Trump positive is a red alert for World Travel and Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 3, 2020

President Donald Trump and his wife Melanie Trump are both positive for Coronavirus. President Trump may have been positive at ... Read More

DOT ruling: Masks on US Airlines not Mandatory
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DOT ruling: Masks on US Airlines not Mandatory

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 2, 2020

US President Trump was rushed to a hospital today with Coronavirus. Every health agency in the world says wearing a ... Read More

President Trump gets a lifesaving Aloha from Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell
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President Trump gets a lifesaving Aloha from Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 2, 2020

United States President Donald Trump should save us all by pulling out of the Presidential Race now. He said he ... Read More

Honolulu’s COVID-19 Recovery Framework
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Honolulu’s COVID-19 Recovery Framework

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 22, 2020

The City and County of Honolulu (“City”) has a new plan for reducing the spread of COVID- 19 in City, ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Business in Panic after Quarantine for Visitors extended
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Hawaii Tourism Business in Panic after Quarantine for Visitors extended

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 15, 2020

Currently, visitors arriving in the Aloha State of Hawaii need to stay in their hotel rooms for 2 weeks. It ... Read More

Honolulu Mayor says US Travel Association is wrong and extends lockdown
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Honolulu Mayor says US Travel Association is wrong and extends lockdown

editor editor- September 9, 2020

Let's go there soon, is a new slogan to the traveling public announced today by the US Travel Association. Hawaii ... Read More

Hawaii Airlines Cuts 1,000 Jobs
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Hawaii Airlines Cuts 1,000 Jobs

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 1, 2020

Hawaii’s largest carrier, Hawaiian Airlines, today announced more than 1,000 job cuts as COVID-19 continues to ravage travel demand and ... Read More

Setting the future of Hawaii Tourism: Native Hawaiian John de Fries new CEO of HTA
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Setting the future of Hawaii Tourism: Native Hawaiian John de Fries new CEO of HTA

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 28, 2020

The Hawaii Travel and Tourism Industry is at a standstill with an unforeseen future. Chris Tatum, the last CEO and ... Read More

Sea Sick: Is Cruising Still a Happy Business?
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Sea Sick: Is Cruising Still a Happy Business?

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- August 23, 2020

The cruise industry before COVID-19 generated $134 billion in travel and tourism revenue prompting the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority on Governor Maintaining Mandatory Quarantine
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Hawaii Tourism Authority on Governor Maintaining Mandatory Quarantine

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 14, 2020

Hawaii Governor David Ige announced this afternoon that after meeting with the 4 county mayors and officials from the Department ... Read More

No tourism in Hawaii until at least September: Governor Ige announcement
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No tourism in Hawaii until at least September: Governor Ige announcement

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 13, 2020

No visitors are allowed to the Aloha State without observing a two-week quarantine. This status was now officially extended for ... Read More

PATA CEO Mario Hardy urges Hawaii Governor Ige to keep Tourism closed, but….
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PATA CEO Mario Hardy urges Hawaii Governor Ige to keep Tourism closed, but….

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 13, 2020

Keep the Hawaii Visitors Industry closed after August 1 is a reasonable approach, said to Dr. Mario Hardy, CEO of ... Read More

Hawaiian Airlines Positive COVID-19 Tests: 8 Employees
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Hawaiian Airlines Positive COVID-19 Tests: 8 Employees

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 3, 2020

Airlines spokesman Alex Da Silva reported today that Hawaiian Airlines positive COVID-19 tests of employees consisted of 2 flight attendant ... Read More

Presidential Candidate endorsed from Hawaii on Seychelles Independence Day
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Presidential Candidate endorsed from Hawaii on Seychelles Independence Day

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 28, 2020

Presidential Elections are upcoming later this year not only in the United States but also in the Republic of Seychelles. ... Read More

WTTC launches Safe Travels protocols for attractions, car hire and short-term rental
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WTTC launches Safe Travels protocols for attractions, car hire and short-term rental

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 23, 2020

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is rebuilding travel.  The London based tourism organizations with some of the largest ... Read More

Opening Hawaii Tourism early to save the Economy? A good idea?
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Opening Hawaii Tourism early to save the Economy? A good idea?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 12, 2020

Hawaii Governor Ige announced last week the extension of his 14-day quarantine order for anyone arriving in the State of ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Finished? HTA Chief about to escape to Colorado
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Hawaii Tourism Finished? HTA Chief about to escape to Colorado

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 3, 2020

The emergency for the Hawaii visitor sector became even greater today when Chris Tatum, President of the Hawaii Tourism Authority, ... Read More

Flights to Hawaii: Get ready for 72 hour testing prior to boarding
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Flights to Hawaii: Get ready for 72 hour testing prior to boarding

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 29, 2020

The United States and the world can learn a lot from the State of Hawaii. The world should learn from ... Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau has a new incredible President and CEO
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Guam Visitors Bureau has a new incredible President and CEO

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2020

The new person in charge of Guam Tourism is  In the US Territory Guam former Governor Carl Guitierrez. Guitierrez was ... Read More

COVID-19 Rapid Response Team to assist the global travel industry
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COVID-19 Rapid Response Team to assist the global travel industry

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 18, 2020

rebuilding.travel is less than 3 weeks old, but may already be the most influential and diverse initiative in the world ... Read More

Donald Trump:  How do I make him go away?
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Donald Trump: How do I make him go away?

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- May 8, 2020

It is almost 4 years since The Donald left Manhattan and took up residency in Washington, DC. As a New ... Read More

Travel and Tourism Industry grassroots initiative “rebuilding.travel” already in 80 countries
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Travel and Tourism Industry grassroots initiative “rebuilding.travel” already in 80 countries

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- April 29, 2020

Rebuilding.travel  provides a channel for top leaders in the travel and tourism industry to interact with motivated stakeholders in an ... Read More

Closing Walmart?
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Closing Walmart?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 19, 2020

Coronavirus is the biggest challenge most people are going through. What would the United States be without access to a ... Read More

Airbnb can play a role in the Corona Era
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Airbnb can play a role in the Corona Era

mm Dr. Taleb Rifai- April 18, 2020

Airbnb can play an important role in the COVID -19 crisis. This role is both in the Containment and the ... Read More

New Hawaii Tourist Attractions includes Drones, Lights and Police amidst COVID-19
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New Hawaii Tourist Attractions includes Drones, Lights and Police amidst COVID-19

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 10, 2020

The fight against Coronavirus turned into putting in place two tourist attractions on the Island of Oahu. The two new ... Read More

Curfew in Waikiki, but Governor Ige is still not ready to stop tourism
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Curfew in Waikiki, but Governor Ige is still not ready to stop tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 10, 2020

In the State of Hawaii, the island of Oahu, including famous Waikiki, will be on a complete curfew. Honolulu Mayor ... Read More

Hawaiian Airlines Suffers Sharp Decline Due to COVID-19
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Hawaiian Airlines Suffers Sharp Decline Due to COVID-19

editor editor- April 9, 2020

Hawaiian Airlines saw deep drops system-wide traffic statistics in the first quarter of 2020 specifically in March. Of course, this ... Read More

Cure found for COVID-19 with a single dose of an already FDA approved  drug?
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Cure found for COVID-19 with a single dose of an already FDA approved drug?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2020

A collaborative study led by the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) with the Peter Doherty Institute of Infection and Immunity (Doherty Institute), ... Read More

Free of Coronavirus are 15 Countries including 10 Island Nations
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Free of Coronavirus are 15 Countries including 10 Island Nations

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 7, 2020

Which countries in the world don't have the coronavirus yet - and what is the reason and WHY?  15 countries ... Read More

Is Tourism and a laidback lifestyle about to kill thousands in Hawaii?
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Is Tourism and a laidback lifestyle about to kill thousands in Hawaii?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 5, 2020

Aloha and welcome to Hawaii! Yesterday 683 people arrived in Hawaii. The airports in the State of Hawaii are still ... Read More

Why Relaunching Tourism can only be the last step after Bringing back the Economy?
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Why Relaunching Tourism can only be the last step after Bringing back the Economy?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 5, 2020

Comprehensive Research on the next 4 steps on how to defeat COVID-19 and relaunch your economy - The Hawaii Model ... Read More

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