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Qatar Airways reveals first bespoke FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 aircraft
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Qatar Airways reveals first bespoke FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 aircraft

mm Harry S. Johnson- November 20, 2020

Qatar Airways, Official Partner and the Official Airline of FIFA, today unveiled a specially-branded Boeing 777 aircraft painted in FIFA ... Read More

Istanbul ready for Formula 1 Turkish Grand Prix 2020
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Istanbul ready for Formula 1 Turkish Grand Prix 2020

mm Harry S. Johnson- November 13, 2020

The highly anticipated Istanbul leg of Formula 1, which is closely followed by motorsports fans and is considered the largest ... Read More

The Rink at Rockefeller Center opens on November 21
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The Rink at Rockefeller Center opens on November 21

mm Harry S. Johnson- November 12, 2020

Tishman Speyer announced today that The Rink at Rockefeller Center, the most famous ice skating rink in the world, will ... Read More

Dominican Republic Seeks to Increase Tourism Through Baseball
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Dominican Republic Seeks to Increase Tourism Through Baseball

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 29, 2020

Few would question the Dominican Republic’s love for baseball. What is less known is how the Dominican Republic during the ... Read More

2021 UCI MTB Marathon World Championships Announced
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2021 UCI MTB Marathon World Championships Announced

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- October 24, 2020

The next appointment for the most important mountain bike race in the world to be held at Elba Island in ... Read More

Uganda Wildlife Authority Jacob Kiplimo Sets Record
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Uganda Wildlife Authority Jacob Kiplimo Sets Record

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- October 24, 2020

Uganda Wildlife Authority long distance teenage sensation, Jacob Kiplimo, bagged the Gold medal at the 2020 World Athletics Half Marathon ... Read More

Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for COVID-19
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Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for COVID-19

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 13, 2020

The Portuguese Football Federation GOIH ComB announced that Portugal and Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for COVID-19. The ... Read More

New York City named one of world’s top ten best walking cities
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New York City named one of world’s top ten best walking cities

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 8, 2020

One of the best ways of exploring a new city is by ditching the car and strolling along the streets, ... Read More

Philadelphia 2026 World Cup bid gets boost from star athletes
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Philadelphia 2026 World Cup bid gets boost from star athletes

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 7, 2020

Philadelphia Soccer 2026, Philadelphia’s civic committee overseeing the region’s bid to host the FIFA World Cup 2026™, today announced that ... Read More

UFC Fight Island returns to Abu Dhabi Yas Island
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UFC Fight Island returns to Abu Dhabi Yas Island

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 21, 2020

The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) and UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts ... Read More

Uganda Wildlife Authority Jacob Kiplimo Bags Gold
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Uganda Wildlife Authority Jacob Kiplimo Bags Gold

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- September 12, 2020

Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) cheered on as its own Jacob Kiplimo won the 5000-meter International Amateur Athletic Federation (IAAF) 2020 ... Read More

Travel Partnership Corporation Announces Creation of .Travel SmartConnect
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Travel Partnership Corporation Announces Creation of .Travel SmartConnect

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 10, 2020

Since 2005, .Travel has been the exclusive domain name extension for the travel and tourism industry. Small and medium size ... Read More

Barbados cancels annual Run Barbados series this year
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Barbados cancels annual Run Barbados series this year

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 26, 2020

In keeping with the global ongoing efforts to manage the COVID-19 pandemic, the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) has made ... Read More

Abu Dhabi tourist attraction breaks two Guinness World Records titles
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Abu Dhabi tourist attraction breaks two Guinness World Records titles

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 18, 2020

CLYMB Abu Dhabi, the new sports and leisure attraction on Yas Island, is awarded with two Guinness World Records titles ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism announces Virtual Golf Shootout on YouTube
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Bahamas Ministry of Tourism announces Virtual Golf Shootout on YouTube

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 14, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism announced Monday, the launch of a first-of-its kind virtual Closest to the Pin golf shootout. ... Read More

Sandals Foundation Invests in Community Youth Center
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Sandals Foundation Invests in Community Youth Center

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- August 13, 2020

The basketball and multi-purpose playing courts at Buckfield Playfield, located in the heart of Ocho Rios in Jamaica, have received ... Read More

LOCALiQ Series Announces Season-ending Event in Bahamas
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LOCALiQ Series Announces Season-ending Event in Bahamas

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- August 4, 2020

The PGA TOUR announced Tuesday that the Ocean Club Golf Course at Atlantis Paradise Island Bahamas will be the host ... Read More

International Golf Travel Market in Wales postponed until 2021
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International Golf Travel Market in Wales postponed until 2021

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 3, 2020

Reed Travel Exhibitions, the exhibition organizers behind IGTM (International Golf Travel Market) has confirmed that IGTM 2020 (due to take ... Read More

Budapest Airport’s charity runway race to go ahead
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Budapest Airport’s charity runway race to go ahead

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 29, 2020

The annual charity race ‘Runway Run’, organised on Budapest Airport’s runway, will be held for the eighth time this year. ... Read More

COVID-19 Kills Ironman Kona
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COVID-19 Kills Ironman Kona

editor editor- July 25, 2020

The Ironman Kona World Championships have been held annually in Hawaii since 1978. Originally, it was held in February on ... Read More

US Tourism Outlook 2020-2023: US Travel is in deep trouble!
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US Tourism Outlook 2020-2023: US Travel is in deep trouble!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 21, 2020

The United States Travel and Tourism industry is in deep trouble.  Brand USA today updated the US travel and tourism ... Read More

Tokyo Olympics organizers: Postponed Games will keep same venues and schedules
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Tokyo Olympics organizers: Postponed Games will keep same venues and schedules

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 18, 2020

2020 Tokyo Olympic Games organizers announced today that all venues and the schedule of competitions for the postponed event will ... Read More

World Surf League cancels 2020 season due to COVID-19
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World Surf League cancels 2020 season due to COVID-19

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 17, 2020

The World Surf League (WSL) today announced major updates and changes to its Tours and Competitions, as well as the ... Read More

Virtual Gozo Half Marathon in the Mediterranean Archipelago of Malta?
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Virtual Gozo Half Marathon in the Mediterranean Archipelago of Malta?

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 2, 2020

Malta’s charming sister island of Gozo is one of the Mediterranean islands that make up the Maltese archipelago. Gozo Half ... Read More

Puerto Rico golf courses and resorts re-open
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Puerto Rico golf courses and resorts re-open

mm Harry S. Johnson- May 29, 2020

Many of Puerto Rico's 18 golf courses have reopened, as recently announced by Gov. Wanda Vázquez. Caution, patience, and discipline ... Read More

Belize State of Emergency: Official Statement of Prime Minister
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Belize State of Emergency: Official Statement of Prime Minister

editor editor- April 24, 2020

The Rt. Hon. Dean Barrow delivered an address to the citizens of Belize on the current Belize state of emergency ... Read More

‘No choice’ but to cancel: Tour de France would be a disaster, expert warns
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‘No choice’ but to cancel: Tour de France would be a disaster, expert warns

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 16, 2020

After French president Emmanuel Macron banned all large public gatherings in the country until at least July 11, the legendary ... Read More

Tokyo 2020 organizers cancel Olympic Flame display in Fukushima
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Tokyo 2020 organizers cancel Olympic Flame display in Fukushima

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 7, 2020

Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee officials announced today that the exhibition of the Olympic Flame will be closed. The exhibition was ... Read More

Wimbledon 2020 cancelled over coronavirus epidemic
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Wimbledon 2020 cancelled over coronavirus epidemic

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 1, 2020

The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) announced today that the 134th Wimbledon Championships that was due to take place ... Read More

Parks Canada tells visitors to stay home
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Parks Canada tells visitors to stay home

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 24, 2020

Parks Canada is committed to protecting the health and safety of Canadians, visitors, and employees. Despite the suspension of visitor ... Read More

Japanese Olympic Committee official: 2020 Tokyo Olympics must be delayed
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Japanese Olympic Committee official: 2020 Tokyo Olympics must be delayed

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2020

A senior Japanese Olympic Committee official today said that Tokyo Olympics should be delayed. “It should be postponed under the ... Read More

Kentucky Derby cancelled, rescheduled over COVID-19 crisis
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Kentucky Derby cancelled, rescheduled over COVID-19 crisis

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 17, 2020

America’s longest running annually held sporting event will continue in the city that has hosted it since 1875, moving from ... Read More

Rules for Germany: No more tourism, restricted shopping
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Rules for Germany: No more tourism, restricted shopping

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 16, 2020

The Federal Government in Germany as of March 16 implemented new rules, killing even domestic tourism. Such rules include the ... Read More

Didier Drogba scores big tourism win for Côte d’Ivoire
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Didier Drogba scores big tourism win for Côte d’Ivoire

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2020

International soccer star Didier Drogba has helped his birthplace, Côte d’Ivoire, strike gold by helping to collect MOUs for a ... Read More

Japan won’t cancel or relocate 2020 Summer Olympics over coronavirus fears
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Japan won’t cancel or relocate 2020 Summer Olympics over coronavirus fears

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2020

The 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo are scheduled to be held between July 24 and August 9 and the ... Read More

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