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U.S. Customs and Border Protection: Traveler photos, license plate images taken in data breach
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U.S. Customs and Border Protection: Traveler photos, license plate images taken in data breach

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has confirmed a data breach it learned about last month that exposed the photos of ... Read More

Latin America’s 50 best restaurants 2019 will be announced
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Latin America’s 50 best restaurants 2019 will be announced

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

The seventh annual list of Latin America's 50 Best Restaurants, sponsored by S.Pellegrino and Acqua Panna, will be announced on ... Read More

American Airlines adds second weekly service from Miami to St. Vincent and the Grenadines
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American Airlines adds second weekly service from Miami to St. Vincent and the Grenadines

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

American Airlines (AA) will be adding a second weekly service from the Miami International Airport (MIA) to the Argyle International ... Read More

Hodges Ward Elliott appoints new Hotel Group President
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Hodges Ward Elliott appoints new Hotel Group President

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Hodges Ward Elliott, an independent hotel brokerage and investment-banking firm, with offices in New York, Atlanta, Los Angeles and London, ... Read More

St.Maarten hosts International Caribbean Airlift conference
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St.Maarten hosts International Caribbean Airlift conference

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

The 4th annual Caribbean Aviation Meetup conference will be held June 11-13 on St.Maarten/St.Martin The conference is hosted by the ... Read More

ICCA UK & Ireland members stridently confident and upbeat about political challenges
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ICCA UK & Ireland members stridently confident and upbeat about political challenges

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

Venue and destination members of the ICCA UK & Ireland Chapter voiced positive attitudes and commitment to the challenges of ... Read More

Swedish government wants to ban ‘Nazi’ Norse runes and Swedes hate the stupid idea
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Swedish government wants to ban ‘Nazi’ Norse runes and Swedes hate the stupid idea

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

The Swedish government is looking into the possibility of forbidding the use of Norse runes, local media has reported, amid ... Read More

Western Europe key destination for Chinese gastronomy tourism
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Western Europe key destination for Chinese gastronomy tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Due to a rich mix of cultures within Western Europe, each individual country is known for specific dishes, or entire ... Read More

South African Tourists in Egypt attacked: Bomb exploded on tourist bus in Giza
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South African Tourists in Egypt attacked: Bomb exploded on tourist bus in Giza

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 19, 2019

South African tourists visiting Cairo on an Egyptian tour were attacked and injured when a roadside exploded next to a ... Read More

Passenger Safety: Boeing puts pressure on FAA to get Boeing 737MAX flying and worry later
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Passenger Safety: Boeing puts pressure on FAA to get Boeing 737MAX flying and worry later

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 16, 2019

Airlines are desperate getting their fleet of Boeing 737 MAX flying again. The recertification process of the 737 MAX will ... Read More

IMEX partners with Simpleview and SearchWide Global
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IMEX partners with Simpleview and SearchWide Global

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

The IMEX Group has teamed up with two US-based organizations – Simpleview and SearchWide Global – collaborating with them as ... Read More

Ireland: Slowdown in growth for international arrivals from 2018 to 2022
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Ireland: Slowdown in growth for international arrivals from 2018 to 2022

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

Growth rates for Ireland and international arrivals have decreased significantly with the Compound Annual Growth Rates (CAGR) nearly half the ... Read More

CLIA: Taiwan shines as surprising hotspot for cruise industry in Asia
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CLIA: Taiwan shines as surprising hotspot for cruise industry in Asia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Cruise market is prospering in Asia, among which Taiwan shines as a surprising hotspot for the industry. According to CLIA ... Read More

EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference
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EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference

editor editor- May 9, 2019

Fourteen women industry experts join forces to create an evergreen educational resource for innkeepers, farmers, winemakers, craft beverage producers and ... Read More

Qatari tourism official: ‘No visas for enemies!’ Qatar’s government: ‘It’s not so!’
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Qatari tourism official: ‘No visas for enemies!’ Qatar’s government: ‘It’s not so!’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 6, 2019

Doha will not grant visas to those it considers “enemies,” a Qatari tourism official said in reference to Egyptians seeking ... Read More

MGM Resort Las Vegas Visitor Warning: Don’t drink the Smart Water !
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MGM Resort Las Vegas Visitor Warning: Don’t drink the Smart Water !

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 5, 2019

MGM Hotels and Resorts are setting trends for Las Vegas biggest industry: The travel, tourism, and the gambling industry. When ... Read More

FAA frenzied, secretive rush to re-certify Boeing 737 MAX aircraft
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FAA frenzied, secretive rush to re-certify Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines and Lions Air crash, American Airlines shutting up whistleblowers, loose debris damaging the wiring at a Boeing 787 factory, ... Read More

Boat Charter Policy private stakeholder consultative meeting
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Boat Charter Policy private stakeholder consultative meeting

editor editor- April 18, 2019

A consultative meeting with private sector stakeholders to discuss the revision of the tourism Boat Charter Policy was held on ... Read More

Hotelbeds confirms strategic partnership with KILIT HOSPITALITY GROUP
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Hotelbeds confirms strategic partnership with KILIT HOSPITALITY GROUP

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

Hotelbeds has announced today a strategic distribution partnership with KILIT HOSPITALITY GROUP, Turkey’s largest leisure hotel company and the owners ... Read More

Ottawa Tourism launches ThinkOttawa ambassador program
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Ottawa Tourism launches ThinkOttawa ambassador program

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

Ottawa Tourism, Shaw Centre and Invest Ottawa are collaborating to launch a program to bring more conferences and conventions to ... Read More

Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 
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Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- April 6, 2019

The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is a trade association that represents hotel owners. As of 2018, AAHOA has ... Read More

Jane Austen leads the way for a new themed guided tour of Winchester in England 
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Jane Austen leads the way for a new themed guided tour of Winchester in England 

editor editor- March 25, 2019

In conjunction with Winchester Cathedral, Visit Hampshire announced a new Jane Austen-themed product to meet increased demand from US visitors ... Read More

Milan Bergamo Airport: Passenger experience improvements contribute to traffic growth
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Milan Bergamo Airport: Passenger experience improvements contribute to traffic growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Passenger traffic at Milan Bergamo continues to climb in 2019, with more-and-more people choosing to fly from the airport. The ... Read More

British Airways to serve Milan Bergamo Airport from London Gatwick
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British Airways to serve Milan Bergamo Airport from London Gatwick

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

Milan Bergamo Airport has announced that from 1 September 2019, UK flag carrier and oneworld member, British Airways, will begin ... Read More

Wizz Air first foreign airline to operate double-digit route network from Keflavik
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Wizz Air first foreign airline to operate double-digit route network from Keflavik

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

Keflavik Airport has confirmed that Wizz Air is set to begin flights to Krakow from 16 September, with the carrier ... Read More

Accor welcomes 21c Museum Hotels into MGallery Hotel Collection
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Accor welcomes 21c Museum Hotels into MGallery Hotel Collection

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019

Accor today announced that the Group has officially welcomed 21c Museum Hotels into the MGallery Hotel Collection, a global network ... Read More

ILTM Latin America 2019: Record number of agents from new destinations
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ILTM Latin America 2019: Record number of agents from new destinations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019

ILTM Latin America 2019, regional event for the luxury travel industry, will welcome this year more of the most productive ... Read More

Double Deadly Terror Attack in New Zealand: “There is blood everywhere”
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Double Deadly Terror Attack in New Zealand: “There is blood everywhere”

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 15, 2019

"I'm still in shock at the news coming from Christchurch today. To any Muslims, both in New Zealand and around ... Read More

St. Petersburg’s Expoforum to increase focus on international markets
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St. Petersburg’s Expoforum to increase focus on international markets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Expoforum, the newly built congress and exhibition center located in Russia’s historic imperial capital city St. Petersburg, is taking steps ... Read More

PROUD Experiences exceeds expectations: Sold out
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PROUD Experiences exceeds expectations: Sold out

editor editor- March 11, 2019

Exhibit space for the second edition of PROUD Experiences has sold out more than 3 months ahead of the show, ... Read More

ILTM Asia Pacific creating business playgrounds for international luxury travel brands
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ILTM Asia Pacific creating business playgrounds for international luxury travel brands

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

In its second year, ILTM Asia Pacific is gearing up to be the international and Asia Pacific business event for ... Read More

ITB 2019 closing report: Robust and resilient
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ITB 2019 closing report: Robust and resilient

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Uninterrupted growth at a high level: despite a slowdown in the world economy demand within the world’s travel industry remains ... Read More

Global DMC Network by JTB Group DMC Travelife Partner status
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Global DMC Network by JTB Group DMC Travelife Partner status

editor editor- March 8, 2019

JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc. (JTBGMT), member of the Global DMC Network by JTB Group, received the Travelife Partner ... Read More

Wizz Air expands routes
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Wizz Air expands routes

editor editor- March 4, 2019

Based on data from Statistics Denmark, over 13,000 Ukrainians live in Denmark, with more than half of this population living ... Read More

Seychelles recognized as Favorite Beach Island Destination Award
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Seychelles recognized as Favorite Beach Island Destination Award

editor editor- February 28, 2019

Seychelles was the proud recipient of the Favourite Beach Island Destination Award at 32nd Edition of the Conde Nast Traveller ... Read More