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Dead whale highlights major faults with octopus fishing industry in False Bay
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Dead whale highlights major faults with octopus fishing industry in False Bay

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Another dead 12-metre Bryde’s whale was found in False Bay near Cape Town last week after becoming entangled in octopus ... Read More

Giving hotel workers security: New Jersey governor signs ‘panic button’ bill
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Giving hotel workers security: New Jersey governor signs ‘panic button’ bill

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

New Jersey Democratic Governor Phil Murphy signed a bill, the nation’s first, requiring most hotels to provide their employees with ... Read More

Agra Tourism: Facing the challenge of change
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Agra Tourism: Facing the challenge of change

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- June 10, 2019

It is said that there are two kinds of people in the world - those who have seen the Taj ... Read More

Tourism Marketing for the summer months
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Tourism Marketing for the summer months

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- June 3, 2019

With June’s arrival, tourism professionals should have begun to think about the summer months. In much of the world, these ... Read More

Hotel length-of-stays: Key global data findings
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Hotel length-of-stays: Key global data findings

editor editor- May 31, 2019

A new Length-of-Stay (LOS) Strategy Report was released today, examining the rates of over 50,000 hotels globally, based on data ... Read More

Art Cities Exchange 2019 to welcome leisure, luxury and MICE industry players
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Art Cities Exchange 2019 to welcome leisure, luxury and MICE industry players

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 28, 2019

Art Cities Exchange (ACE) 2019 will see the presence of 90 international buyers from the leisure, luxury, and MICE sectors ... Read More

No iPhone, no KFC, no Disneyland: Chinese firm bans workers from buying US goods, travel to USA
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No iPhone, no KFC, no Disneyland: Chinese firm bans workers from buying US goods, travel to USA

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

As the US-China trade dispute gets uglier by the day some Chinese corporations seem intent to respond to Washington pressure ... Read More

Neste and Air BP bring sustainable aviation fuel to Caen airport in France
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Neste and Air BP bring sustainable aviation fuel to Caen airport in France

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 18, 2019

Neste and Air BP are supporting the business aviation sector’s Sustainable Alternative Jet Fuel (SAJF) initiative and helping drive its ... Read More

Is Zimbabwe planning to kidnap former Tourism Minister Mzembi in South Africa?
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Is Zimbabwe planning to kidnap former Tourism Minister Mzembi in South Africa?

George Taylor George Taylor- May 17, 2019

Travel and Tourism in Zimbabwe are on a path of urgently needed recovery, and the country is considered by most ... Read More

5 Money-Saving Tips While Traveling
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5 Money-Saving Tips While Traveling

editor editor- May 16, 2019

Now that you’ve done your research on your next destination for your trip, it is time to gear up and ... Read More

Singapore to host 2019 Global Restaurant Leadership Conference
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Singapore to host 2019 Global Restaurant Leadership Conference

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

The fourth annual Global Restaurant Leadership Conference (GRLC), presented by Winsight, LLC, will take place Nov. 3-6, 2019, at the ... Read More

Hotelbeds: 43,000 unique hotel contracts across the Americas market
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Hotelbeds: 43,000 unique hotel contracts across the Americas market

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 4, 2019

Hotelbeds has confirmed, ahead of its MarketHub Americas event, it has 43,000 uniquely contracted hotels in the Americas region, including ... Read More

Hotel room boom sparks investments
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Hotel room boom sparks investments

editor editor- May 1, 2019

Jamaica is being prepared for a boom in hotel rooms over the next five years. It is expected that 12,000 ... Read More

Sri Lanka still safe for tourists? Heartfelt plea by Jetwing Hotels Chairman Shiromal Cooray
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Sri Lanka still safe for tourists? Heartfelt plea by Jetwing Hotels Chairman Shiromal Cooray

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 25, 2019

Sri Lanka Tourism is actually open for business: There is no threat to the overall safety of visitors. This is ... Read More

Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum returns to Greece
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Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum returns to Greece

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

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

How Emirates is supporting and preserving biodiversity
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How Emirates is supporting and preserving biodiversity

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2019

Taking its environmental responsibilities seriously and championing wildlife conservation across different corners of the planet, the Emirates Group is playing ... Read More

Gavel slams: Airbnb not eligible for privileged tax treatment
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Gavel slams: Airbnb not eligible for privileged tax treatment

editor editor- April 15, 2019

A report released on behalf of the American Hotel and Lodging Association (AHLA) calls on state and local government leaders to ... Read More

Neste and Air BP ready to deliver sustainable aviation fuel
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Neste and Air BP ready to deliver sustainable aviation fuel

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

Neste, a products producer from wastes and residues, and Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and services supplier, have ... Read More

A Japanese castle, Sanjuro the cat, and a remarkable recovery in tourism
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A Japanese castle, Sanjuro the cat, and a remarkable recovery in tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 7, 2019

Bitchū Matsuyama Castle, also known as Takahashi Castle, is a castle located in Takahashi, Okayama Prefecture, Japan. It is not ... Read More

Iberostar Hotels & Resorts launches voice bookings with ‘Google Assistant’
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Iberostar Hotels & Resorts launches voice bookings with ‘Google Assistant’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019

Iberostar Hotels & Resorts has launched an innovative option enabling guests to book rooms through voice commands thanks to an ... Read More

A Plan For Our Kids: Climate Friendly Travel
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A Plan For Our Kids: Climate Friendly Travel

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- March 3, 2019

Deep down, most people know, Travel & Tourism must respond to the eXistential challenge of Climate Change, must fully align ... Read More

From Kurt Cobain to Soundgarden: Morrison Hotel Gallery kicks off Grunge Month
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From Kurt Cobain to Soundgarden: Morrison Hotel Gallery kicks off Grunge Month

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Happy Birthday Kurt Cobain! In honor of what would have been Kurt Cobain's 50th birthday, Morrison Hotel Gallery is announcing ... Read More

Baku hosts 18th Azerbaijan International Travel and Tourism Fair
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Baku hosts 18th Azerbaijan International Travel and Tourism Fair

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

18th Azerbaijan International Travel & Tourism Fair (AITF) 2019, will be held in Baku from April 4 to April 6, ... Read More

Dusit boosts global sales team
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Dusit boosts global sales team

editor editor- February 13, 2019

Dusit International, a Thailand hotel and property development company, has announced the appointment of new sales directors to head its ... Read More

A capitol transformation
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A capitol transformation

Ted Macauley - special to eTN Ted Macauley - special to eTN- February 9, 2019

On the corner of Stamford Road and North Bridge Road, in the heart of Singapore's civic and cultural district, lies ... Read More

Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019
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Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Last year proved crucial in the consolidation of Iberostar’s positioning strategy, with the hotel chain making major progress in this ... Read More

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Ghana beefs up leisure tourism

editor editor- January 29, 2019

According to the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) leisure travel spending (inbound and domestic) generated 66.5% of direct Travel ... Read More

Spanish investors on board with Jamaica training and pension scheme
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Spanish investors on board with Jamaica training and pension scheme

editor editor- January 29, 2019

The largest block of Spanish hoteliers and investors, Inverotel, has indicated they are fully on board with training through the ... Read More

What is challenging the hotel industry this year?
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What is challenging the hotel industry this year?

editor editor- January 26, 2019

The increase in mobile traffic and the importance of metasearch engines, the emergence of voice searches and the need to ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister secures $750 million in hotel investment
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Jamaica’s Tourism Minister secures $750 million in hotel investment

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019

Following discussions with two major Spanish Hotel chains, H10 and Princess Resorts, Minister of Tourism, Honorable Edmund Bartlett has secured ... Read More

Skål International India and IITT – a winning combination
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Skål International India and IITT – a winning combination

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 12, 2019

India International Travel & Tourism (IITT) Exhibition which concludes today has been a huge success for the club members of ... Read More

MICE B2B show back in Prague
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MICE B2B show back in Prague

editor editor- January 12, 2019

Prague will again be hosting the MICE B2B show, MCE Central & Eastern Europe. Read More

Italian Air Traffic Control strike will affect thousands of passengers
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Italian Air Traffic Control strike will affect thousands of passengers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

2019 is already off to a bad start for travelers with The first national ATC strike taking place in Italy ... Read More

UNWTO chief: Growth of African Tourism as industry remains resilient
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UNWTO chief: Growth of African Tourism as industry remains resilient

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

The festive season in Africa also marks the highest season in the tourism industry, as demand for getaway destinations in ... Read More

American Hotel & Lodging Association welcomes Washington State Appeals Court ruling
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American Hotel & Lodging Association welcomes Washington State Appeals Court ruling

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 26, 2018

The Washington State Court of Appeals on Monday invalidated Seattle Initiative 124, a ballot measure passed in 2016 affecting hotel ... Read More

New MD and VP named by Radisson Hotel Group
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New MD and VP named by Radisson Hotel Group

editor editor- December 22, 2018

Radisson Hotel Group appoints Zubin Saxena to key leadership role in South Asia. Read More