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San Jose International Airport celebrates opening of additional boarding gates
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San Jose International Airport celebrates opening of additional boarding gates

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) reached an important milestone yesterday in commissioning a $58 million Interim Gates Facility, which ... Read More

ECPAT-USA honors leaders in fight to end trafficking at 2019 Freedom Awards
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ECPAT-USA honors leaders in fight to end trafficking at 2019 Freedom Awards

editor editor- May 30, 2019

ECPAT-USA, the leading policy organization in the United States seeking to end the commercial, sexual exploitation of children through awareness, ... Read More

Tanzanian tour operators plan to turn Dar Es Salaam into Paris of East Africa
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Tanzanian tour operators plan to turn Dar Es Salaam into Paris of East Africa

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- May 14, 2019

Tanzania Tanzanian tour operators are mulling over the idea of turning the country’s commercial center of Dar Es Salaam into ... Read More

Air New Zealand contributes $1 million to native forestry offsets
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Air New Zealand contributes $1 million to native forestry offsets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

Air New Zealand and its customers have purchased more than NZD$1 million worth of carbon offsets from permanent New Zealand ... Read More

‘Unnecessary and potentially damaging’: TSA union opposes Atlanta Airport legislation
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‘Unnecessary and potentially damaging’: TSA union opposes Atlanta Airport legislation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 9, 2019

Yesterday, over the opposition of the Atlanta City Council, Atlanta community groups, and the nation's largest federal employee union, the ... Read More

UNWTO global gastronomy tourism event: Job creation, entrepreneurship and development
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UNWTO global gastronomy tourism event: Job creation, entrepreneurship and development

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 27, 2019

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Basque Culinary Center (BCC) are co-organizing the 5th UNWTO World Forum on Gastronomy ... Read More

Great Exhibition of the North success figures go public
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Great Exhibition of the North success figures go public

editor editor- February 7, 2019

A full evaluation of the Great Exhibition of the North has been released to the public in celebration of its ... Read More

Japan buys small island for US jets’ landing practices
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Japan buys small island for US jets’ landing practices

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

Japan is spending $150 million to allow US Navy pilots practice aircraft carrier landings on a small Mageshima Island, but ... Read More

Will UNWTO pack up in Madrid and move to China or Georgia?
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Will UNWTO pack up in Madrid and move to China or Georgia?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 10, 2019

UNWTO may be on its way to a new home in China or Georgia. UNWTO was a guest in Spain ... Read More

Tourism is killing Venice and the city is fighting back
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Tourism is killing Venice and the city is fighting back

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

Tourism is killing Venice. And the city is fighting back with the plan to curtail the most pesky and least ... Read More

New York City Town Hall stars Mayor DeBlasio
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New York City Town Hall stars Mayor DeBlasio

editor editor- December 31, 2018

It is not a surprise that politics has morphed into an entertainment vehicle. The people who populate the White House ... Read More

Airbnb fights back after opponents circulate fake news
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Airbnb fights back after opponents circulate fake news

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 13, 2018

Opponents and those competing with Airbnb are hotels, resorts, and community activists. Are these opponents now in the business of ... Read More

AIRBNB supports limiting short-term rentals in Los Angeles – not true!
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AIRBNB supports limiting short-term rentals in Los Angeles – not true!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 12, 2018

Los Angeles now joins the growing list of other major U.S. cities, including New York, Washington, D.C., Boston and San ... Read More

Visiting Oahu?  Don’t rent a car, ride a Charley’s in Waikiki
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Visiting Oahu? Don’t rent a car, ride a Charley’s in Waikiki

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018

The worst American States for visitors and locals to drive are Hawaii and California according to a 2018 survey by ... Read More

Los Angeles City Council overwhelmingly approves Arizona business boycott
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Los Angeles City Council overwhelmingly approves Arizona business boycott

editor editor- May 14, 2010

The Los Angeles City Council overwhelmingly approved a boycott of Arizona-based businesses and governments Wednesday unless the state repeals a ... Read More

Kampala City Council bows to pressure and reopens museum
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Kampala City Council bows to pressure and reopens museum

editor editor- January 13, 2010

Following outrage by the public and intense pressure from governmental departments, the hapless Kampala City Council finally removed the chains ... Read More

City Council locks out tourists from Uganda museum
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City Council locks out tourists from Uganda museum

editor editor- December 28, 2009

Without apparent notice, council employees chain locked the gates and offices of Uganda’s main museum last week over alleged failure ... Read More

Bed-and-breakfast bill killed by Honolulu City Council
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Bed-and-breakfast bill killed by Honolulu City Council

editor editor- December 17, 2009

A controversial measure that would have allowed new bed-and-breakfast units on Oahu was killed Wednesday by the Honolulu City Council. Read More