Tag: Attorney General

Canada explores new ways to reduce transportation pollution
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Canada explores new ways to reduce transportation pollution

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Clean growth is essential for Canada's transportation system – to meet our emission reduction targets, grow our economy, and build ... Read More

Boeing names J. Michael Luttig Counselor and Senior Advisor, Brett Gerry General Counsel
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Boeing names J. Michael Luttig Counselor and Senior Advisor, Brett Gerry General Counsel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019

Boeing today named J. Michael Luttig to the newly-created position of counselor and senior advisor to Boeing Chairman, President and ... Read More

Tourism stakeholders presented with Destination 2023
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Tourism stakeholders presented with Destination 2023

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- April 17, 2019

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

Brunei Travel: Ready to be stoned to death? How will WTTC and UNWTO respond?
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Brunei Travel: Ready to be stoned to death? How will WTTC and UNWTO respond?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 30, 2019

Brunei is becoming a deadly place to visit starting April 3, specially if you are member of the LGBT Community. ... Read More

Airbnb banned from Texas contracts due to anti-Semitic actions
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Airbnb banned from Texas contracts due to anti-Semitic actions

editor editor- March 2, 2019

In response to Airbnb’s anti-Semitic decision to de-list Jewish-owned properties, but no others, in the disputed territory known as the ... 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

Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses
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Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses

editor editor- January 12, 2019

The Hotel Bossert was built in 1909 by Louis Bossert, a Brooklyn lumber magnate, as a residential hotel in Brooklyn ... Read More

Seven killed at a Playa del Carmen bar in a low income neighborhood
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Seven killed at a Playa del Carmen bar in a low income neighborhood

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019

Mexican tourism officials had been working hard to make Mexican tourist destinations safe. The message remains tourists are safe in ... Read More

What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests
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What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 9, 2018

A massive database breach was reported by Marriott Hotels and Resorts at their Starwood brand on November 30. In the ... Read More

Military tourism: Indian warships at Port Victoria, Seychelles
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Military tourism: Indian warships at Port Victoria, Seychelles

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 29, 2016

Military tourism is another money earner for many strategic travel and tourism destinations including Hawaii, Seychelles, and Guam for example. Read More

United Airlines’ Guam service so bad, attorney general gets involved
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United Airlines’ Guam service so bad, attorney general gets involved

editor editor- November 8, 2015

In response to what they describe as chronic customer complaints of "subpar and declining flight services," the attorneys general of ... Read More

War on illegal pornography
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War on illegal pornography

editor editor- August 4, 2010

WASHINGTON, DC - The US Attorney General Eric Holder’s comments indicating that the US is losing the war on child ... Read More

Alaska AG: Cruise passenger tax legal
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Alaska AG: Cruise passenger tax legal

editor editor- November 9, 2009

JUNEAU - Alaska has a strong case to defend itself in the cruise ship industry's lawsuit on a passenger tax, ... Read More

AG will “vigorously defend” Alaska’s cruise ship passenger head tax
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AG will “vigorously defend” Alaska’s cruise ship passenger head tax

editor editor- September 21, 2009

Attorney General Dan Sullivan is promising to "vigorously defend" Alaska's cruise ship passenger head tax being challenged by the cruise ... Read More

YourTravelBiz.com settles California attorney general lawsuit
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YourTravelBiz.com settles California attorney general lawsuit

editor editor- May 15, 2009

YTB International, Inc., a provider of Internet-based travel booking services for travel agencies and home-based independent representatives in the United ... Read More

AG asks airlines to drop passenger fees
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AG asks airlines to drop passenger fees

editor editor- May 5, 2009

HARTFORD, Conn. - As officials nationwide work to contain the H1N1 flu, Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal has asked airlines ... Read More

Attorney General: Cruise lines will refund retroactive fuel charges
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Attorney General: Cruise lines will refund retroactive fuel charges

editor editor- February 5, 2009

The Florida Attorney General’s Office said two cruise lines have agreed to refund about $3 million to consumers nationwide who ... Read More