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Oman seeks to ‘diversify economy’ by jacking up taxes on booze, meat, tobacco and energy drinks
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Oman seeks to ‘diversify economy’ by jacking up taxes on booze, meat, tobacco and energy drinks

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Beginning June 15th, pork meat, tobacco, and alcohol as well as energy drinks in Oman will be subject to a ... Read More

President Clinton and Minster Bartlett discuss Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre
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President Clinton and Minster Bartlett discuss Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 4, 2019

Jamaica Minister for Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett, met today with former United States President Bill Clinton at the ongoing ... Read More

More confusion over the fate of Botswana‘s elephants
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More confusion over the fate of Botswana‘s elephants

editor editor- May 20, 2019

by Dr. Louise de Waal President Mokgweetsi Masisi of Botswana categorically denies that his government would ever cull elephants, contradicting ... Read More

Xtra Aerospace in Florida also responsible for Boeing 737 Max crash?
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Xtra Aerospace in Florida also responsible for Boeing 737 Max crash?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 3, 2019

Our purpose is to ensure each flight is safe and cost-effective every day. This is the message on the Xtra ... Read More

Pilots frantic search for fix while Boeing Max8 went down
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Pilots frantic search for fix while Boeing Max8 went down

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines and Lions Air most likely have the same deadly scenario accordsidng to a report Reuters today reported about ... Read More

ICTP meets on the sidelines of ITB in Berlin
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ICTP meets on the sidelines of ITB in Berlin

mm Alain St.Ange- March 12, 2019

Three of the four founding members of the International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP) - Juergen Steinmetz, Alain St.Ange, and ... Read More

Trump Hotels: Faring well or bidding farewell?
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Trump Hotels: Faring well or bidding farewell?

editor editor- February 16, 2019

Ever since Trump became President of the United States, how have his hotels been doing? Many feared he would use ... Read More

World’s most northerly “Grand Dame” hotel set to relaunch
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World’s most northerly “Grand Dame” hotel set to relaunch

editor editor- February 6, 2019

First opened in 1870 to welcome aristocratic Britons in search of the world's best salmon fishing, Trondheim's Britannia Hotel will ... Read More

Halal Internet? ‘Sharia-compliant’ web browser launched in Malaysia
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Halal Internet? ‘Sharia-compliant’ web browser launched in Malaysia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019

The world's first Sharia-compliant Internet service suite has been launched in Malaysia - along with browser, chat and sadaqah services. ... Read More

New WTTC report identifies global megatrends for travel and tourism 
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New WTTC report identifies global megatrends for travel and tourism 

editor editor- January 23, 2019

A new report by World Travel & Tourism Council identifies opportunities and risks for travel and tourism.  Read More

American Airlines largest, United again second largest airline in the world
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American Airlines largest, United again second largest airline in the world

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 16, 2019

Ranked by air miles flown, American Airlines is the largest airline in the world. Delta had assumed a second place ... Read More

Airline Safety: Lion Air says NO to Boeing 737 MAX cancelling a 22 billion Dollar aircraft order
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Airline Safety: Lion Air says NO to Boeing 737 MAX cancelling a 22 billion Dollar aircraft order

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 12, 2018

Lion Air doesn't trust Boeing and the owner of Indonesia's largest low cost airline is taking safety over an economic ... Read More

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