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Africa Tourism Day Lines Up World Tourism Gurus
African Tourism Board News

Africa Tourism Day Lines Up World Tourism Gurus

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- November 25, 2020

Former Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Dr. Taleb Rifai and the former Minister for Tourism ... Read More

IATA calls for governments to support safe and sustainable industry restart
Aviation News

IATA calls for governments to support safe and sustainable industry restart

mm Harry S. Johnson- November 24, 2020

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) 76th Annual General Meeting (AGM) unanimously approved a resolution re-confirming the airlines’ unwavering commitment to ... Read More

JetBlue to host next IATA Annual General Meeting in Boston
Meeting Industry News

JetBlue to host next IATA Annual General Meeting in Boston

mm Harry S. Johnson- November 24, 2020

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that JetBlue Airways will host the 77th IATA Annual General Meeting and World ... Read More

IATA AGM calls for reopening borders with testing and without quarantine
Aviation News

IATA AGM calls for reopening borders with testing and without quarantine

mm Harry S. Johnson- November 24, 2020

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) 76th Annual General Meeting (AGM) unanimously resolved to urgently call on governments to re-open borders ... Read More

Mauritius PM calls for equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines internationally
Breaking Travel News

Mauritius PM calls for equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines internationally

mm Harry S. Johnson- November 20, 2020

A strong public healthcare infrastructure and the development of a multi-layered response driven by scientific and medical data lie at ... Read More

New Orleans: No parades, but 2021 Mardi Gras NOT cancelled
Breaking Travel News

New Orleans: No parades, but 2021 Mardi Gras NOT cancelled

mm Harry S. Johnson- November 17, 2020

For the first time since 1979, the city of New Orleans will cancel its world-famous Mardi Gras parades in 2021, ... Read More

Key Personalities Lined Up for First Africa Tourism Day
African Tourism Board News

Key Personalities Lined Up for First Africa Tourism Day

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- November 17, 2020

Prominent and key personalities are all set to speak during the forthcoming and first Africa Tourism Day (ATD) event to ... Read More

The Seychelles Islands participates in the first virtual World Travel Market
Seychelles travel news

The Seychelles Islands participates in the first virtual World Travel Market

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- November 17, 2020

After 40 years of being held in London, the 41st World Travel Market stepped into the virtual world, bringing the ... Read More

Truth or Dare in Travel and Tourism: Trust – the Final Frontier
Tourism News

Truth or Dare in Travel and Tourism: Trust – the Final Frontier

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- November 16, 2020

Lies are like candies in a candy store, they come in various colors and sizes and offer different experiences. Some ... Read More

WTM Latin America announces new dates for 2021
Meeting Industry News

WTM Latin America announces new dates for 2021

mm Harry S. Johnson- November 16, 2020

WTM Latin America has announced its new dates in 2021. The decision was taken in consultation with customers and partners ... Read More

Shanxi Shows Its New Charm of Cultural and Tourism
Meeting Industry News

Shanxi Shows Its New Charm of Cultural and Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 16, 2020

The China International Travel Mart 2020 (CITM 2020), co-sponsored by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Civil Aviation Administration of China, ... Read More

Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival Unveils Line-Up of 34 Gastronomic Experiences
Hong Kong Travel News

Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival Unveils Line-Up of 34 Gastronomic Experiences

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- November 14, 2020

Hong Kong’s can-do spirit and love of life have not been dampened in any way by the pandemic, and this ... Read More

The Comeback Kid of the Year for 2021 MICE industry
Meeting Industry News

The Comeback Kid of the Year for 2021 MICE industry

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- November 13, 2020

2020 will probably go into the history books as one of the least favorite years of many, but the 2021 ... Read More

Truth or Dare in Travel and Tourism
Travel News

Truth or Dare in Travel and Tourism

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- November 13, 2020

Lies are like candies in a candy store - they come in various colors and sizes and offer different experiences. ... Read More

Travel Future: Tourism is a force for good
Breaking Travel News

Travel Future: Tourism is a force for good

mm Harry S. Johnson- November 12, 2020

The travel and tourism sector must show how it can help economies to rebuild – and stop being seen as ... Read More

The Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe Announces Colin Perry as General Manager
Hotel & Resort News

The Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe Announces Colin Perry as General Manager

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- November 12, 2020

The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe is pleased to announce the appointment of Colin Perry as general manager. Mr. Perry joins the luxury ... Read More

Africa Tourism Day set for grand celebration this month
African Tourism Board News

Africa Tourism Day set for grand celebration this month

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- November 11, 2020

Recognizing the position of the African continent in the world tourism map, the Africa Tourism Day will be celebrated for ... Read More

Practical Solutions for Travel and Tourism in the Post COVID-19 Era
Cultural Travel News

Practical Solutions for Travel and Tourism in the Post COVID-19 Era

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 11, 2020

South Korea was the proud virtual venue for a high-level virtual event at the General Assembly of Amforth organized by ... Read More

International Tourism & Investment Conference (ITIC) to shine a light
meetings.travel

International Tourism & Investment Conference (ITIC) to shine a light

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 6, 2020

The annual global tourism investment summit in London, held in partnership with World Travel Market (WTM) will take place from ... Read More

UNWTO chief officially launches Namibia Tourism Expo 2020
Breaking Travel News

UNWTO chief officially launches Namibia Tourism Expo 2020

mm Harry S. Johnson- November 5, 2020

On 4 November 2020, the Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), Zurab Pololikashvili, officially launched Namibia's ... Read More

Skal International Goa named Skal Club Of The Year 2020
Travel Associations News

Skal International Goa named Skal Club Of The Year 2020

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- November 5, 2020

The 81st  Skal  World Congress was held on 17th October  2020 where Skal International Goa ( 691 ) was announced ... Read More

German Hotel Group forced to close 580 hotels reach out to Chancellor Merkel
Hospitality Industry News

German Hotel Group forced to close 580 hotels reach out to Chancellor Merkel

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 4, 2020

Chateaux Germany is not remaining quiet when it comes to accepting a second Government order to close its 19 hotels ... Read More

Sandals Foundation: Favorite Responsible Travel Foundation
Responsible Tourism News

Sandals Foundation: Favorite Responsible Travel Foundation

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- November 4, 2020

The outstanding work of the Sandals Foundation to develop Caribbean communities and inspire hope in the lives of the region’s ... Read More

International Congress and Convention Association and Kaohsiung City sign Kaohsiung Protocol
Meeting Industry News

International Congress and Convention Association and Kaohsiung City sign Kaohsiung Protocol

mm Harry S. Johnson- November 3, 2020

ICCA - the International Congress and Convention Association announced jointly with the city of Kaohsiung, the Kaohsiung Protocol Framework as ... Read More

Emirates CEO predicts Global Aviation: You are part of it!
Airline News

Emirates CEO predicts Global Aviation: You are part of it!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 3, 2020

Sir Tim Clark is ready to share is vision, how will the aviation industry will be shaping and look like ... Read More

Tourism industry to lose $1 trillion, reduce global GDP by 2.8%
Breaking Travel News

Tourism industry to lose $1 trillion, reduce global GDP by 2.8%

mm Harry S. Johnson- November 2, 2020

International tourism numbers could drop by 58% to 78% in 2020. According to the latest research data, it would lead ... Read More

Indian hotelier chiefs: Paradigm shift in global hospitality trends but its only temporary
Hospitality Industry News

Indian hotelier chiefs: Paradigm shift in global hospitality trends but its only temporary

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- October 31, 2020

Key players in the Indian hotel market came together at a recent Industry awards event - they shared their experiences ... Read More

Beyond the COVID Crisis: The Future of Sustainable Tourism
Meeting Industry News

Beyond the COVID Crisis: The Future of Sustainable Tourism

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 30, 2020

The organizers and sponsors of the annual World Tourism Awards will present a Virtual Live Discussion, Beyond the COVID crisis: ... Read More

Two new members join Supervisory Board of RAI Amsterdam
People in Travel & Tourism

Two new members join Supervisory Board of RAI Amsterdam

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 29, 2020

CEO VIA Outlets Otto Ambagtsheer (51) and Finance Director Uber Michiel Boere (37) will join the Supervisory Board of RAI ... Read More

Sandals Beaches and Resorts Halloween Sale
Travel News

Sandals Beaches and Resorts Halloween Sale

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 29, 2020

As it’s spooktacular gift for resort guests, Sandals Beaches and Resorts Halloween Sale offers a free romantic private candlelight dinner ... Read More

ITB Berlin is canceled again: What is next for tourism?
Airline News

ITB Berlin is canceled again: What is next for tourism?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 28, 2020

ITB Berlin 2021 is canceled. This is the second ITB not taking place. This is setting shockwaves for the global ... Read More

World Tourism Network (WTN) is your voice in a new Travel Industry
Travel Associations News

World Tourism Network (WTN) is your voice in a new Travel Industry

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 28, 2020

A new organization for the travel and tourism industry has been making headlines. The World Tourism Network (WTN) already established ... Read More

Hong Kong Embraces New Norms of Travel
Hong Kong Travel News

Hong Kong Embraces New Norms of Travel

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 26, 2020

A spotlight is shining on concerted efforts by Hong Kong Tourism Board public and private sectors in preparation for tourism ... Read More

This Convention center was generating a profit
Meeting Industry News

This Convention center was generating a profit

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 26, 2020

International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) has today released its Annual Performance Review revealing delegates attending events at the venue ... Read More

Sandals and Beaches Resorts: Travel Insurance Is On Us
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Sandals and Beaches Resorts: Travel Insurance Is On Us

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 23, 2020

Trust and confidence are increasingly becoming top priorities for consumers as they begin to safely travel to their dream destinations ... Read More

Italian Tourism Showing Courage and Confidence
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Italian Tourism Showing Courage and Confidence

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- October 23, 2020

Dynamic, busy, safe: the 57th edition of the TTG Travel Experience was inaugurated at Rimini Expo Centre in Italy along ... Read More

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