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Failed project: South Africa’s economic & social decay worst for any non-war-torn country
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Failed project: South Africa’s economic & social decay worst for any non-war-torn country

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

Recent research from think tank Eunomix Business & Economics suggests that a much more sober view of South Africa is ... Read More

Gambling is big business in tourism
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Gambling is big business in tourism

mm Alain St.Ange- March 26, 2019

The gambling industry, which happens to be a really big one worldwide, is one of the most popular in terms ... Read More

Tanzania jails Chinese national for ivory trafficking
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Tanzania jails Chinese national for ivory trafficking

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Tanzanian Resident Magistrate sentenced a Chinese national to 15 years in prison today for trafficking of elephant tusks, which prosecutors ... 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

China says No to Christmas, but Yes to tourism
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China says No to Christmas, but Yes to tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018

A fascinating country to visit is China unless you're Christian and want to celebrate Christmas Chinese style. This may be ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?
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Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 2, 2018

Foreign tourist should leave Zimbabwe. After a violent crackdown Tuesday night, a scary calm is returning to portions of Zimbabwe ... Read More

New Zealand cracks down on sale of fake goods to tourists
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New Zealand cracks down on sale of fake goods to tourists

editor editor- April 3, 2013

Two New Zealand companies run by a father and son have been slapped with big fines after selling faked goods ... Read More

Dubai tourism companies face crackdown over human trafficking
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Dubai tourism companies face crackdown over human trafficking

editor editor- June 22, 2010

Dubai Police Commander-in-Chief Dhahi Khalfan Tamim has called for an inspection campaign against dodgy tourism companies and those he described ... Read More

Fake Louis Vuitton cost tourist €7 in purchase price and €1,000 in fines
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Fake Louis Vuitton cost tourist €7 in purchase price and €1,000 in fines

editor editor- June 8, 2010

A tourist in Italy who thought she was on to a bargain when she bought a fake Louis Vuitton purse ... Read More

Hollywood cracks down on phony superheroes
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Hollywood cracks down on phony superheroes

editor editor- June 4, 2010

Los Angeles, California - Hollywood's superhero community buzzed after Batman's arrest Wednesday, just days after Spiderman, Cat Woman and at ... Read More

Security crackdown to hit UK airports
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Security crackdown to hit UK airports

editor editor- January 6, 2010

The most significant changes to British airport security since 2006 will see increased pat-down searches, more sniffer dogs in terminals ... Read More

Environment Agency to crackdown on ‘waste tourists’
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Environment Agency to crackdown on ‘waste tourists’

editor editor- November 5, 2009

This year the Environment Agency have arrested 12 people in connection with the illegal export of waste, compared to just ... Read More

EU regulators vow lost baggage crackdown on airports, carriers
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EU regulators vow lost baggage crackdown on airports, carriers

editor editor- July 29, 2009

European Union regulators vowed to seek tougher oversight of airlines and airports for lost luggage as part of a campaign ... Read More

China crackdown for Tibet anniversary: Dalai Lama
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China crackdown for Tibet anniversary: Dalai Lama

editor editor- February 25, 2009

BYLAKUPPE, India — The Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, warned Tuesday of a Chinese crackdown in Tibet ahead of ... Read More

Low-end operators tarnishing industry
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Low-end operators tarnishing industry

editor editor- February 4, 2009

Authorities are launching a crackdown on dodgy tourism operators who are tarnishing New Zealand's international reputation. Read More