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Switzerland interrupted: Hundreds of thousands of Swiss women go on nationwide strike

Switzerland interrupted: Hundreds of thousands of Swiss women go on nationwide strike

Women in Switzerland walked off the job on Friday, staging demonstrations to demand fairer pay, more equality, and an ... Read More

Uganda tour operators warn of mass protests over proposed Murchison Falls dam

Uganda tour operators warn of mass protests over proposed Murchison Falls dam

In an advertisement in “The New Vision” daily by the Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERA) on June 7, a notice ... Read More

Uber is bringing flying taxis to Melbourne next year

Uber is bringing flying taxis to Melbourne next year

Uber announced plans to launch trials of its flying cars next year in Melbourne, Australia. The city is the ... Read More

Old City of Jerusalem tourist cable car project approved

Old City of Jerusalem tourist cable car project approved

Israel's National Infrastructure Committee has rejected a slew of petitions against the cable car to the Old City of ... Read More

Sonesta Hotels announces its new credit card

Sonesta Hotels announces its new credit card

Sonesta International Hotels Corporation launched the new Sonesta World Mastercard® to reward loyal guests and Sonesta Travel Pass members ... Read More

DFW Airport congratulate American Airlines and Qantas on approval of joint business agreement

DFW Airport congratulate American Airlines and Qantas on approval of joint business agreement

Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport looks forward to the strengthened ties between American Airlines and Qantas now that ... Read More

China warns students planning to study in US to ‘strengthen risk assessment’

China warns students planning to study in US to ‘strengthen risk assessment’

The government of China warned its citizens on Monday of the risk in planning to study abroad at an ... Read More

Finally! Boeing CEO admits failure to properly implement 737 MAX safety alert feature

Finally! Boeing CEO admits failure to properly implement 737 MAX safety alert feature

Dennis Muilenburg, the President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Boeing Company, said his company failed to properly ... Read More

Russian space tourism company to test-fly returnable capsule with dummy on board

Russian space tourism company to test-fly returnable capsule with dummy on board

Russia’s CosmoCourse private space tourism company will send from one to six dummies for the first autonomous flight of ... Read More

China Air Transport Association: 737 MAX fiasco to cost Chinese airlines $579 million

China Air Transport Association: 737 MAX fiasco to cost Chinese airlines $579 million

The China Air Transport Association (CATA) said it estimates losses at Chinese airlines caused by the grounding of Boeing's ... Read More

Bugoma Forest must remain, says Uganda’s President, but conservationists not celebrating just yet

Bugoma Forest must remain, says Uganda’s President, but conservationists not celebrating just yet

Following a sustained campaign over a court ruling to lease Bugoma Forest to Hoima Sugar Works last month, Uganda ... Read More

Malta ranked No.1 European LGBTQ+ travel destination

Malta ranked No.1 European LGBTQ+ travel destination

ILGA-Europe has announced that Malta has been ranked the number one travel destination on the Europe Rainbow Index 2019 ... Read More

Reforms needed at US airliners: Air travel delays

Reforms needed at US airliners: Air travel delays

Most major US airports experience flight disruptions on a daily basis, with Chicago O'Hare International Airport leading the pack. ... Read More

US travelers warned about mandatory Real-ID requirement changes

US travelers warned about mandatory Real-ID requirement changes

US states are rushing to become Real-ID compliant in response to federal legislation, which set new, more stringent minimum ... Read More

EL AL Israel Airlines & Alaska Airlines announce new global partnership

EL AL Israel Airlines & Alaska Airlines announce new global partnership

EL AL Israel Airlines and Alaska Airlines today expanded their commercial relationship to include a reciprocal frequent flyer agreement. ... Read More

EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference

EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference

Fourteen women industry experts join forces to create an evergreen educational resource for innkeepers, farmers, winemakers, craft beverage producers ... Read More

Air Canada announces election of directors

Air Canada announces election of directors

Air Canada announced today that all of the nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated March 25, 2019 ... Read More

Diamond Resorts’ decision to lay off 78 workers at The Modern Honolulu hotel condemned by union

Diamond Resorts’ decision to lay off 78 workers at The Modern Honolulu hotel condemned by union

UNITE HERE Local 5 condemns Diamond Resorts, a timeshare company headquartered in Las Vegas, after its decision to lay ... Read More

Wiesbaden hosts 45th GTM Germany Travel MartTM

Wiesbaden hosts 45th GTM Germany Travel MartTM

around 500 representatives from the international tourism industry from 51 countries will be in Wiesbaden for the 45th GTM ... Read More

FAA issues travel advisory for Venezuela

FAA issues travel advisory for Venezuela

The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a travel advisory for the territory and airspace of Venezuela ... Read More

United Airlines announces first-ever nonstop New York/Newark-Cape Town service

United Airlines announces first-ever nonstop New York/Newark-Cape Town service

United Airlines today announced tickets are now available for purchase for the first-ever nonstop service by a U.S. carrier ... Read More

Air Canada updates schedule due to ongoing grounding of Boeing 737 MAX jets

Air Canada updates schedule due to ongoing grounding of Boeing 737 MAX jets

Air Canada said today that to provide customers greater certainty for their summer travel plans it has further adjusted ... Read More

Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum returns to Greece

Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum returns to Greece

Now in its fifth year, the Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum (MR&H) will return to Greece for ... Read More

Russia to replace its new passenger jet’s US engines with the Russian-made ones

Russia to replace its new passenger jet’s US engines with the Russian-made ones

Russia’s first post-Soviet large domestic airliner, MC-21-300, has received two of the first 16 domestically-made engines to eventually replace ... Read More

Russia to use Fan-IDs (again) as visas for 2020 UEFA Euro Cup visitors

Russia to use Fan-IDs (again) as visas for 2020 UEFA Euro Cup visitors

Upper house of the Russian parliament, the Federation Council, have passed on Monday a bill allowing foreign tourists with ... Read More

Air Seychelles gets ready for delivery of their first Airbus A320NEO

Air Seychelles gets ready for delivery of their first Airbus A320NEO

Air Seychelles has over the past few months started to implement its training calendar in preparation for the delivery ... Read More

Tourism stakeholders presented with Destination 2023

Tourism stakeholders presented with Destination 2023

Following the consultative process to review and update the Tourism Master Plan 2012-2020 in May 2018, it was seen ... Read More

SriLankan Airlines’ new plan to be like Emirates

SriLankan Airlines’ new plan to be like Emirates

In a bid to turn the loss making airline into a profitable venture, SriLankan Airlines has come up with ... Read More

United Airlines plans nonstop service between New York/Newark and Cape Town

United Airlines plans nonstop service between New York/Newark and Cape Town

United Airlines today applied with the U.S. Department of Transportation for authority to begin new service between New York/Newark ... Read More

Airbus appoints new Executive Committee

Airbus appoints new Executive Committee

Airbus SE has appointed a new Executive Committee led by Chief Executive Officer Guillaume Faury, following approval from the ... Read More