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Commonwealth of Virginia : Commemorate the 400th anniversary
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Commonwealth of Virginia : Commemorate the 400th anniversary

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 10, 2019

Virginia's 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution invites local, national and international tourists to visit the Commonwealth of Virginia as we commemorate ... Read More

Virginia Tourism toasts 50 Years of Love
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Virginia Tourism toasts 50 Years of Love

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 5, 2019

The Virginia Tourism Corporation today marked the 50th anniversary of their brand Virginia is For Lovers® during a press conference ... Read More

Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way
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Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way

editor editor- May 30, 2019

U.S. Travel advisories against Kenya should be increased. This is the demand by leaders of the LGBT Community to the ... Read More

UK Foreign Office urged to update UAE travel warnings
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UK Foreign Office urged to update UAE travel warnings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2019

British legal group Detained in Dubai has urged the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) to update its UAE travel ... Read More

LHR: New Royal Family members mean new London Heathrow Terminal Names
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LHR: New Royal Family members mean new London Heathrow Terminal Names

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

London Heathrow Airport is set to rename its four terminals as the airport prepares for the arrival of the new ... Read More

Boeing announces trio of leadership moves
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Boeing announces trio of leadership moves

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

Boeing today announced three leadership moves aimed at further strengthening the company's global presence and partnerships: - Marc Allen named ... Read More

The 11 Best Beach Destinations for Summer 2019
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The 11 Best Beach Destinations for Summer 2019

editor editor- March 14, 2019

It may not feel like it outside, but the summer of 2019 is just around the corner. And there’s no ... Read More

China, USA & Germany are top 3 biggest global travel spenders
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China, USA & Germany are top 3 biggest global travel spenders

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

A recent study estimated the global expenditure on tourism to be just short of $1.5 trillion, with cheap flights and ... Read More

IATA: Airline industry showing continuing safety improvements
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IATA: Airline industry showing continuing safety improvements

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for the 2018 safety performance of the commercial airline industry showing continuing ... Read More

Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?
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Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 14, 2019

The European Union yesterday renewed sanctions against Zimbabwe after condemning the chaotic situation of human right abuses in that Southern ... Read More

Foreign medical tourists flock to Russia for low-cost treatment
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Foreign medical tourists flock to Russia for low-cost treatment

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

The number of foreigners coming to Russia for medical treatment is growing exponentially, rising by 40 percent last year, according ... Read More

Punxsutawney Phil predicts rare early spring on Groundhog Day 2019
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Punxsutawney Phil predicts rare early spring on Groundhog Day 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 2, 2019

This morning, Pennsylvania’s own world-famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, predicted an early spring after not seeing his shadow, a prediction so ... Read More

What’s the motive for attacking Kenya?
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What’s the motive for attacking Kenya?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 17, 2019

Attacking the travel and tourism industry is the modus operandi by almost every terror group in the world. Tourism is ... Read More

Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW
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Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 5, 2019

In New York, thousands art connoisseurs, collectors, gallery owners (and their staff), interior designers converged on the Park Avenue Armory ... Read More

Commonwealth Hotels New Airport Hotel
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Commonwealth Hotels New Airport Hotel

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018

Commonwealth Hotels LLC has added the new Tru Louisville Airport to the company's portfolio. The Tru Louisville Airport, which is ... Read More

Live like a local in Nassau, Bahamas
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Live like a local in Nassau, Bahamas

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 8, 2018

Travel destination - the Bahamas - is a Caribbean archipelago located off the coast of Florida with a long history ... Read More

Massive poppy art installation a must-see in Munich for Remembrance Day
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Massive poppy art installation a must-see in Munich for Remembrance Day

mm Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- November 10, 2018

This Sunday marks the 100-year anniversary of the Armistice of November 11, 1918, marking the end of World War I. ... Read More

Where  in the U.S. Casinos are in desperate need for revenue
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Where in the U.S. Casinos are in desperate need for revenue

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 27, 2018

Gambling is an important revenue stream for tourism in the Mariana Islands, a U.S. territory north of Guam. In Mariana Islands, ... Read More

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Saipan: Could be another island in the Philippines, except it isn’t

editor editor- February 17, 2017

Despite being only 12 miles long and 5 miles wide, Saipan has been hot property since it was colonized by ... Read More

CNMI: U.S. Immigration rules about to destroy tourism on a remote Island territory
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CNMI: U.S. Immigration rules about to destroy tourism on a remote Island territory

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2016

Yes, it's part of the United States of America, but it's 10 time hours and more than 20 hours travel ... Read More

Guam Tourism with FestPac puts the Blue Continent in the global spotlight
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Guam Tourism with FestPac puts the Blue Continent in the global spotlight

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2016

The blue continent is in the spotlight of the world today, and the center is the American island of Guam. ... Read More

Mariana Islands on display at Chamorro Festival
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Mariana Islands on display at Chamorro Festival

editor editor- February 25, 2016

SAN DIEGO, CA - CHE’LU, the San Diego-based non-profit focused on preserving the Pacific Island culture of Chamorros, will present ... Read More

Taiwanese carrier considering Tinian and Guam service
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Taiwanese carrier considering Tinian and Guam service

editor editor- December 29, 2014

A Taiwan-based airline wants to introduce a charter service to Tinian and Guam, among other destinations in the US. Read More

Tourists be aware: Typhoon warnings for Guam and Northern Mariana Islands
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Tourists be aware: Typhoon warnings for Guam and Northern Mariana Islands

editor editor- October 5, 2014

Tourists and residents in Guam and the Mariana Islands should rush preparations to completion immediately and heed any instructions from ... Read More

Happy 4th of July but not so happy in Guam, where America starts the day
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Happy 4th of July but not so happy in Guam, where America starts the day

editor editor- July 4, 2013

There are 180,000 proud Americans currently celebrating US Independence Day in Guam, USA. Read More

Seychelles produces case study of e-Government program
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Seychelles produces case study of e-Government program

editor editor- January 5, 2013

To promote knowledge-sharing to advance the development of information and communication technology (ICT) and e-Government, the government of Seychelles' Department ... Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau to host the PATA Micronesia Chapter Meeting next week
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Guam Visitors Bureau to host the PATA Micronesia Chapter Meeting next week

editor editor- December 8, 2012

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will host the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Micronesia Chapter Quarterly Membership ... Read More

Guam launches official GVB Russian language website
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Guam launches official GVB Russian language website

editor editor- March 28, 2012

TUMON, Guam - An official Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) and Mariana Visitors Authority delegation is in Moscow, Russia, and met ... Read More

CJA makes monitoring media rights in Commonwealth nations a top priority
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CJA makes monitoring media rights in Commonwealth nations a top priority

editor editor- February 6, 2012

The new International President of the Commonwealth Journalists Association (CJA) has made monitoring the observance of media rights among the ... Read More

Iwo Jima Association of America will honor veterans at Guam reunion
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Iwo Jima Association of America will honor veterans at Guam reunion

editor editor- January 30, 2012

TUMON, Guam - Iwo Jima war veterans will meet on Guam for a Reunion of Honor on March 10-12, 2012. ... Read More

Guam’s indigenous people commemorate the lunar New Year
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Guam’s indigenous people commemorate the lunar New Year

editor editor- January 12, 2012

TUMON, Guam - On January 22, 2012, hundreds will gather to celebrate the release of the 2012 Chamorro Lunar Calendar. Read More

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting urges international community to address climate change
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Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting urges international community to address climate change

editor editor- October 27, 2011

The Commonwealth and Developing Small States Meeting, convened by the Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd in the margins of the ... Read More

CHOGM investigators ask: why not the national hotel institute?
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CHOGM investigators ask: why not the national hotel institute?

editor editor- November 27, 2009

The parliamentary accounts committee investigating the various allegations on inflated and unreal expenditures incurred ahead of the Commonwealth Summit in ... Read More