Tag: consolidation

Fraport traffic figures – May 2019: Frankfurt Airport reports solid  growth
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Fraport traffic figures – May 2019: Frankfurt Airport reports solid growth

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 14, 2019

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed 6.2 million passengers in May 2019, an increase of 1.4 percent year-on-year. The growth rate would ... Read More

American travelers reduce budgets, still spend more than Europeans
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American travelers reduce budgets, still spend more than Europeans

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

The results of GGA 19th annual Holiday Barometer were released today. This year’s barometer found that the number of Americans ... Read More

IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed
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IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced a downgrade of its 2019 outlook for the global air transport industry to ... Read More

Dubai to host second edition of World Tolerance Summit
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Dubai to host second edition of World Tolerance Summit

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and ... Read More

Sudan Tourism Industry: ATB President St. Ange wants Africa to stand by Sudan
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Sudan Tourism Industry: ATB President St. Ange wants Africa to stand by Sudan

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 23, 2019

People in Sudan are tasting freedom for the first time. It will be impossible to go back and tourism is ... Read More

Sarovar signs on new hotel in Indore
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Sarovar signs on new hotel in Indore

editor editor- April 12, 2019

Sarovar Hotels & Resorts announced the signing of a new hotel in the most populous and largest city of Madhya ... Read More

Travel Leaders Network embarks upon major international expansion
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Travel Leaders Network embarks upon major international expansion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Travel Leaders Network, North America's largest travel agency organization, in partnership with sister company Travel Leaders Corporate, has embarked upon ... Read More

Egypt Tourism Minister: Tourism is key to rapprochement and peace
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Egypt Tourism Minister: Tourism is key to rapprochement and peace

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Egyptian Tourism Minister Rania al-Mashat and winner of IIPT Award said that Tourism and travel are the key to peaceful ... 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

FlyersRights asking DOT to regulate airline change fees
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FlyersRights asking DOT to regulate airline change fees

editor editor- March 23, 2019

When Congress deregulated airline prices, routes, and schedules in 1978, Congress preserved the DOT’s responsibility to ensure that international prices ... 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

Milan Malpensa Airport: Record-breaking 2018 traffic
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Milan Malpensa Airport: Record-breaking 2018 traffic

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

The history books have been rewritten as SEA’s Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) confirmed the continuation of its positive traffic growth, ... Read More

UNWTO: International tourist arrivals reach 1.4 billion two years ahead of forecasts
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UNWTO: International tourist arrivals reach 1.4 billion two years ahead of forecasts

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019

International tourist arrivals grew 6% in 2018, totalling 1.4 billion according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. UNWTO’s long ... Read More

Hotel industry: Saying goodbye to 2018, ready for strong 2019
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Hotel industry: Saying goodbye to 2018, ready for strong 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018

With the year coming to an end, Hotelbeds has prepared some testimonials about 2018, with insights about how the year ... Read More

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H.I.S. reports full year results

editor editor- December 9, 2016

H.I.S. Co., Ltd., a leading travel and airline ticket agency, has announced results for the full year ended October 31, ... Read More

UK events industry: British Airways has never been the best friend
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UK events industry: British Airways has never been the best friend

editor editor- September 7, 2010

Events industry figures have shared price increase fears after British Airways chief executive Willie Walsh revealed hopes for further consolidation. Read More

SkyWest to pay $133M for ExpressJet in latest airline merger
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SkyWest to pay $133M for ExpressJet in latest airline merger

editor editor- August 5, 2010

The consolidation of the U.S. airline industry continued Wednesday as two of the largest regional carriers announced plans to combine. Read More

Virgin Atlantic, Qantas join the club, open to merger proposals
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Virgin Atlantic, Qantas join the club, open to merger proposals

editor editor- June 8, 2010

Qantas Airways Ltd. and Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd. said they’re open to merger proposals as efforts to cut costs and ... Read More

Airline consolidations – who will US Airways pick?
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Airline consolidations – who will US Airways pick?

editor editor- May 24, 2010

US Airways chief executive officer Doug Parker favors more consolidation among airlines and has said his Arizona-based company wants to ... Read More

ALPA president: Consolidation in US airline industry inevitable
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ALPA president: Consolidation in US airline industry inevitable

editor editor- February 25, 2010

Consolidation in the U.S. airline industry is "inevitable," the president of the Air Line Pilots Association union said on Wednesday. Read More

New cruise industry consolidations a possibility
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New cruise industry consolidations a possibility

editor editor- December 23, 2008

There are signs that the recession is taking its toll on cruise operators, and in fact bookings are looking bleak ... Read More

Air China Limited consolidates North American business
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Air China Limited consolidates North American business

editor editor- September 24, 2008

LOS ANGELES, CA (September 23, 2008) - Air China Limited has named Dr. Read More

Virgin Atlantic boss Branson warns of more consolidation in airline industry
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Virgin Atlantic boss Branson warns of more consolidation in airline industry

editor editor- May 20, 2008

According to Sir Richard Branson casualties of rising fuel prices could increase in the airline industry. The Virgin Atlantic boss ... Read More

Giovanni Bisignani: “The United States is in an urgent state”
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Giovanni Bisignani: “The United States is in an urgent state”

editor editor- April 21, 2008

GENEVA - The global airline industry is fragmented and suffers from over-capacity, the head of the industry association IATA said ... Read More

What China can learn from U.S. airline consolidation
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What China can learn from U.S. airline consolidation

editor editor- February 19, 2008

The normally astute (and often erudite) BusinessWeek falters a tad in analyzing the value of the coming wave of airline ... Read More

Airline execs eye consolidation
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Airline execs eye consolidation

editor editor- January 27, 2008

PHOENIX — As U.S. airlines pressure each other with low fares, executives are keeping an eye on consolidation efforts as ... Read More