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Terror at Saudi Arabian Airport: An Iran Connection?
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Terror at Saudi Arabian Airport: An Iran Connection?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

Yesterday's terror attack on Abha International Airport in Saudi Arabia is seen as an escalation adding now to the significant ... Read More

U.S. DOT launches Port Infrastructure Development Program
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U.S. DOT launches Port Infrastructure Development Program

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to apply for $292.7 million in ... Read More

Maritime security the Seychelles way
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Maritime security the Seychelles way

mm Alain St.Ange- May 25, 2019

Africa’s smallest nation is setting a standard for safe sustainable seas through the prosecution of pirates, international maritime cooperation, and ... Read More

Museum of Ice Cream San Francisco launches Pride Celebration
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Museum of Ice Cream San Francisco launches Pride Celebration

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

In honor of Pride, Museum of Ice Cream (MOIC) San Francisco is throwing a dedicated celebration the entire month of ... Read More

San Francisco Marriott Marquis’ Drew Tenerio receives Marriott International’s “Awards of Excellence” honor
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San Francisco Marriott Marquis’ Drew Tenerio receives Marriott International’s “Awards of Excellence” honor

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

San Francisco Marriott Marquis, the iconic South of Market hotel, is proud to announce that its longtime employee, Drew Tenerio, ... Read More

Pamela Arway and Kurt Ekert appointed to Board of Directors of Carlson Inc.
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Pamela Arway and Kurt Ekert appointed to Board of Directors of Carlson Inc.

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

Carlson Inc., an international travel management company and private investment firm, announces the appointments of Pamela Arway and Kurt Ekert ... Read More

Hotel Gwadar clearance operation completed: All terrorists killed
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Hotel Gwadar clearance operation completed: All terrorists killed

editor editor- May 13, 2019

Pakistan Security Forces have completed the clearance operation at the luxury Pearl Continental (PC) Hotel Gwadar. All three terrorists have ... Read More

Armed opposers of Chinese investments in Pakistan stormed five star hotel
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Armed opposers of Chinese investments in Pakistan stormed five star hotel

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 11, 2019

Three gunmen have stormed the five-star hotel Pearl-Continental Hotel Gwadain un the Pakistani province of Balochistan, killing at least one ... Read More

Armed terrorists storm five-star hotel in Pakistan, one person killed in attack
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Armed terrorists storm five-star hotel in Pakistan, one person killed in attack

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 11, 2019

Gunshots were heard as a group of armed gunmen stormed a private five-star hotel in the southwestern Pakistani port-city of ... Read More

South Africa Day 2019 celebrations in Bangkok
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South Africa Day 2019 celebrations in Bangkok

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- April 30, 2019

A stunning South Africa National Day celebration took place in the Thai capital at the Siam Kempinski 5 star hotel. ... Read More

Explosions rock Sri Lankan town as police hunt for Islamic terrorists behind Easter bombings
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Explosions rock Sri Lankan town as police hunt for Islamic terrorists behind Easter bombings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019

Three explosions have reportedly rocked a city on Sri Lanka’s eastern seaboard as the police and the army carry out ... Read More

North Korea abandoning tourism? Test fires weapon
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North Korea abandoning tourism? Test fires weapon

editor editor- April 17, 2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un today witnessed the test-firing of a new type of tactical guided weapon. The Korean ... Read More

Lennox Hotels to opens its first US property this summer
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Lennox Hotels to opens its first US property this summer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

A new modern hotel, combining contemporary design with original Art Deco design, is on the horizon in South Florida hotspot, ... Read More

WikiLeaks founder Assange arrested in London after Ecuador axes asylum deal
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WikiLeaks founder Assange arrested in London after Ecuador axes asylum deal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been dragged out of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London where he has spent the last ... Read More

FBI involved in US tourist kidnapping in Uganda
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FBI involved in US tourist kidnapping in Uganda

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 7, 2019

An American tourist and her Ugandan driver were kidnapped at gunpoint in Uganda's most known national park, Queen Elizabeth National ... Read More

FAA issues emergency order: US Civil aviation for Libya
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FAA issues emergency order: US Civil aviation for Libya

editor editor- April 6, 2019

The FAA is concerned about increased tensions associated with the current conflict for control of the capital, Tripoli. Libya National ... Read More

Nepal Tourism Board CEO: Tourists not affected in deadly storm in remote southern plains
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Nepal Tourism Board CEO: Tourists not affected in deadly storm in remote southern plains

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Tourists in Nepal are not affected in today's deadly storm. The Nepal Prime minister KP Sharma Oli expressed his condolences in ... Read More

Uganda travel and trafficking
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Uganda travel and trafficking

editor editor- March 23, 2019

Sub-Saharan Africa has enormous tourism potential: leopards lounging in acacia trees, elephant herds drifting across vast savannah plains, gorillas and ... Read More

The pulse of Brexit Britain captured by Martin Parr
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The pulse of Brexit Britain captured by Martin Parr

Rita Payne - special to eTN Rita Payne - special to eTN- March 20, 2019

With Britain deeply divided over Brexit, an exhibition by one of the country’s best-known and celebrated photographers, Martin Parr, vividly ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism: Full steam ahead with visitor security and safety
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Jamaica Tourism: Full steam ahead with visitor security and safety

editor editor- March 8, 2019

Dr. Peter Tarlow is currently in Jamaica conducting a security audit as he leads the eTN Travel & Tourism Safety ... Read More

Outdoor Expo 2019 at Bologna celebrates adventure and sports tourism
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Outdoor Expo 2019 at Bologna celebrates adventure and sports tourism

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 5, 2019

After the success of the first edition, with 30,000 visitors, the second edition of Outdoor Expo from March 1-3, 2019 ... Read More

JetBlue celebrates Black History Month with poster of cop killer at JFK Airport
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JetBlue celebrates Black History Month with poster of cop killer at JFK Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

JetBlue has apologized for using a poster of Assata Shakur, an activist who was convicted of killing a police officer, ... Read More

Nepal Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikari among dead: What happened?
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Nepal Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikari among dead: What happened?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

The Government of Nepal issued a statement on the crash of an Air Dynasty helicopter that killed Nepal Tourism and Civil ... Read More

FAA restricts drone operations over DOJ and DOD facilities
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FAA restricts drone operations over DOJ and DOD facilities

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019

At the request of its federal security partners, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is using its existing authority under Title ... Read More

China uses tourism to pressure New Zealand to make spying easier
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China uses tourism to pressure New Zealand to make spying easier

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 15, 2019

Is China keen to export telecommunication equipment to spy on countries. New Zealand thinks so, and tourism has to suffer ... Read More

Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?
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Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 14, 2019

The European Union yesterday renewed sanctions against Zimbabwe after condemning the chaotic situation of human right abuses in that Southern ... Read More

Syria welcomes visitors with open arms: Is Syria Safe tor tourism?
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Syria welcomes visitors with open arms: Is Syria Safe tor tourism?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2019

Syrians escape an inhuman regime by the million. European countries are in a state of crisis trying to welcome Syrian ... Read More

Sir Albert Hotel awarded Green Globe Gold
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Sir Albert Hotel awarded Green Globe Gold

editor editor- February 6, 2019

Sir Albert Hotel Amsterdam is a sophisticated destination located right in the heart of the capital’s De Pijp district. Green ... Read More

Former ZImbabwe Tourism Minister Dr. Walter Mzembi is alive
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Former ZImbabwe Tourism Minister Dr. Walter Mzembi is alive

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 3, 2019

The former Minister of Tourism and Hospitality for Zimbabwe, Dr. Walter Mzembi talked to eTurboNews Sunday night  from his residence ... Read More

Back to school: Learning how to look good
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Back to school: Learning how to look good

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 19, 2019

Those that ponder the importance of “beauty” should recognize that the industry is valued at billions of dollars and is ... Read More

Wayne County Airport Authority welcomes new CEO
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Wayne County Airport Authority welcomes new CEO

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

The Wayne County Airport Authority Board of Directors confirmed the appointment of Chad Newton as Chief Executive Officer of the ... Read More

What’s the motive for attacking Kenya?
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What’s the motive for attacking Kenya?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 17, 2019

Attacking the travel and tourism industry is the modus operandi by almost every terror group in the world. Tourism is ... Read More

Nairobi Dusit2 terror attack: 21 dead, 700 rescued and many heroes
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Nairobi Dusit2 terror attack: 21 dead, 700 rescued and many heroes

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 17, 2019

700 people could have died in the attack in Nairobi but didn't because of security measures in place and the ... Read More

15 killed as Boeing 707 jet crashes into residential neighborhood in Iran
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15 killed as Boeing 707 jet crashes into residential neighborhood in Iran

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019

Iranian Boeing 707 cargo aircraft which crashed on Monday into a residential area, while trying to land west Tehran. According ... Read More

Egypt military on mission to safe countries tourism safety reputation
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Egypt military on mission to safe countries tourism safety reputation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

Egyptians authorities are going all out to secure their tourism reputation. Egypt's security forces have killed 40 militants in raids ... Read More