Tag: Conflicts

Terror at Saudi Arabian Airport: An Iran Connection?
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Terror at Saudi Arabian Airport: An Iran Connection?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

Yesterday's terror attack on Abha International Airport in Saudi Arabia is seen as an escalation adding now to the significant ... Read More

Ibiza Nightlife Association demands Night Mayor
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Ibiza Nightlife Association demands Night Mayor

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 28, 2019

Ibiza's Nightlife Association (Ocio de Ibiza) demands the imposition of the “Night Mayor” figure on the Island. Said figure currently ... Read More

Botswana says yes again to Elephant Hunting
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Botswana says yes again to Elephant Hunting

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

Botswana's Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources, Conservation, and Tourism announced the ban overturn on Elephant Hunting in a Facebook statement ... Read More

Safertourism.com: Tourism Security will be an issue in 2020
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Safertourism.com: Tourism Security will be an issue in 2020

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 5, 2019

The 26th Las Vegas International Tourism Safety and Security Conference in 27 years was concluded last week. Next year a ... Read More

Silk caresses Nureyev: A tribute to the late world icon of the classic dance
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Silk caresses Nureyev: A tribute to the late world icon of the classic dance

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- April 27, 2019

Teatro Sociale di Como in Italy is the cultural cradle of the city, and it hosts the great dance in ... Read More

What is the discussion at the UNWTO / ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport?
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What is the discussion at the UNWTO / ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 28, 2019

A Panel discussion is ongoing and a packed program are planned today for delegates in Sai Island, Cabo Verde attending ... Read More

Yale, Columbia, UCLA, UC Berkeley: Trump’s trade wars cost US economy $7.8 billion in 2018
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Yale, Columbia, UCLA, UC Berkeley: Trump’s trade wars cost US economy $7.8 billion in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 16, 2019

America’s trade war resulted in $7.8 billion in losses for the nation’s economy, while the subsequent higher costs of imports ... 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

The Future of MICE: Interview with IMEX CEO Carina Bauer
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The Future of MICE: Interview with IMEX CEO Carina Bauer

mm Frank Tetzel- January 18, 2019

CEO of the IMEX Group Carina Bauer graduated from Oxford University, UK, in Politics, Philosophy and Economics in 1998, Carina ... 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

Uganda Wildlife Authority protecting lions, communities and tourism
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Uganda Wildlife Authority protecting lions, communities and tourism

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- January 8, 2019

Experiential tourism was introduced in Uganda to allow visitors to actively participate in monitoring animals that live in the park ... Read More

Italy to the Vatican: Politics cannot leave room for Nationalisms and Wars
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Italy to the Vatican: Politics cannot leave room for Nationalisms and Wars

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- January 1, 2019

The President of the Italian Republic Mattarella has a New Year's message and a message for the World Day of ... Read More

Top countries most of world’s ultra-wealthy call home
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Top countries most of world’s ultra-wealthy call home

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018

Aggregate global wealth grew by $14 trillion, hitting an enormous figure of $317 trillion over the 12 months through the ... Read More

Moscow’s Domodedovo airport buys tank to tow aircraft
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Moscow’s Domodedovo airport buys tank to tow aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018

A new tow truck, received by Moscow’s Domodedovo airport, can pull a weight of 125 tons and lay evacuation routes ... Read More

Chinese tourism to Hong Kong grows despite incidents
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Chinese tourism to Hong Kong grows despite incidents

editor editor- July 2, 2012

Tourism chiefs in Hong Kong have dismissed suggestions that the intermittent conflicts that have sprung up between residents and mainland ... Read More

2011 Global Peace Index: World less peaceful
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2011 Global Peace Index: World less peaceful

editor editor- May 26, 2011

WASHINGTON - Levels of world peace dropped for the third consecutive year according to the 2011 Global Peace Index (GPI), ... Read More

United Nations claims conflict, weak rule of law leave East Africa prey to organized crime
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United Nations claims conflict, weak rule of law leave East Africa prey to organized crime

editor editor- February 5, 2009

Conflict, weak governance and uncertain rule of law make East African states vulnerable to a host of criminal activities, the ... Read More

Can Iraq’s new calm hold?
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Can Iraq’s new calm hold?

editor editor- August 6, 2008

Washington - After more than a year of taking a wait-and-watch approach to the surge of US forces in Iraq, ... Read More

Israel and Palestine:  Who is the real barbarian?
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Israel and Palestine: Who is the real barbarian?

editor editor- March 18, 2008

“Have you ever been to a big forest without trees and animals? Have you ever seen black rain coming through ... Read More

Serbia faces months of instability and stark choice
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Serbia faces months of instability and stark choice

editor editor- March 10, 2008

BELGRADE (Reuters) - Serbia faces renewed uncertainty on Monday under a caretaker government which will lead the country into its ... Read More

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