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Royal Caribbean’s Symphony of the Seas to host Skål International 2019 Sustainable Tourism Awards
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Royal Caribbean’s Symphony of the Seas to host Skål International 2019 Sustainable Tourism Awards

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

In its 18th edition, a total of 56 entries from 25 countries are this year competing to win the Sustainable ... Read More

U.S. DOT launches Port Infrastructure Development Program
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U.S. DOT launches Port Infrastructure Development Program

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to apply for $292.7 million in ... Read More

Green Marine: Port Canaveral receives environmental excellence distinction
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Green Marine: Port Canaveral receives environmental excellence distinction

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

Port Canaveral has received Green Marine certification a second time for advancing environmental excellence in maritime transportation and demonstrating “green” ... Read More

RIU Hotels & Resorts joins UN’s “Beat Air Pollution” program
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RIU Hotels & Resorts joins UN’s “Beat Air Pollution” program

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 5, 2019

For World Environment Day, once again this year RIU Hotels & Resorts has joined the United Nations’ program #BeatAirPollution, in ... Read More

Joachim König receives 2019 Joint Meetings Industry Council Unity Award
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Joachim König receives 2019 Joint Meetings Industry Council Unity Award

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019

Kai Hattendorf, President of the Joint Meetings Industry Council (JMIC) has announced the winner of the 2019 JMIC Unity Award ... Read More

Her Art Here: United Airlines unveils aircraft paint job designs by female artists
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Her Art Here: United Airlines unveils aircraft paint job designs by female artists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019

Today United Airlines revealed the two winning designs, selected through a combination of official judging and public voting, for Her ... Read More

US Transportation Secretary announces $779 million in funding for airport infrastructure
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US Transportation Secretary announces $779 million in funding for airport infrastructure

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

US Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced the intent to award $779 million in supplemental funding for infrastructure grants ... Read More

Paris ranked as world’s top destination for international meetings
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Paris ranked as world’s top destination for international meetings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

In its latest report, the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) ranked Paris the world's number one destination for meetings, ... Read More

Hilton’s brand portfolio overtakes Marriott’s as world’s most valuable
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Hilton’s brand portfolio overtakes Marriott’s as world’s most valuable

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 9, 2019

Hilton has extended its lead as the world’s most valuable hotel brand while the total value of its brand portfolio ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister Bartlett pumps J$200 million into Linkages Networks
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Jamaica’s Tourism Minister Bartlett pumps J$200 million into Linkages Networks

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 18, 2019

Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has committed J$200 million to the Linkages Networks to help build out more products ... Read More

FAA provides aviation careers to people with disabilities
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FAA provides aviation careers to people with disabilities

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced a pilot program to help prepare people with disabilities for careers in air ... Read More

United Airlines Chief Digital Officer named one of 2019 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology
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United Airlines Chief Digital Officer named one of 2019 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

Today, United Airlines Executive Vice President and Chief Digital Officer, Linda Jojo, was recognized by the National Diversity Council as ... Read More

IMEX America returns this September powered by imagination
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IMEX America returns this September powered by imagination

editor editor- April 2, 2019

Hello September! Registration is now live for IMEX America taking place September 10 – 12, 2019 at the Sands Expo ... Read More

IATA announces judges for Diversity and Inclusion Awards
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IATA announces judges for Diversity and Inclusion Awards

editor editor- March 29, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the members of the independent judging panel for the IATA Diversity and Inclusion ... Read More

United: Top-ranked LGBTQ airline
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United: Top-ranked LGBTQ airline

editor editor- March 29, 2019

United Airlines today announced that for the eighth consecutive year, it has received a perfect score of 100 percent on ... Read More

Chairman of IMEX Group honored with EN Pioneer Award
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Chairman of IMEX Group honored with EN Pioneer Award

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Ray Bloom, Chairman of the IMEX Group has been honored by Exhibition News with its Pioneer Award. The Award was ... Read More

ICAO experts agree on global measures towards sustainable aviation
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ICAO experts agree on global measures towards sustainable aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

Global measures to address aviation’s environmental impact were agreed at a meeting of the two hundred and fifty experts of ... Read More

InterContinental Genève: 6 years of Green Globe certification
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InterContinental Genève: 6 years of Green Globe certification

editor editor- March 13, 2019

Green Globe first certified the InterContinental Genève in 2014. Ideally located on an oasis of calm in the diplomatic district, ... Read More

Peace through tourism Korea in the making: $175,562
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Peace through tourism Korea in the making: $175,562

editor editor- March 13, 2019

Seoul’s state-run Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) plans to investigate the potential for cross-border inter-Korean tourism, according to a document seen ... Read More

Cape Town selected for prestigious study on global destinations
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Cape Town selected for prestigious study on global destinations

editor editor- March 12, 2019

Cape Town, South Africa, was selected as one of 15 top global destinations to be chosen as ideal subjects for ... 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

East Africa set for joint Regional Tourism Marketing drive at ITB
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East Africa set for joint Regional Tourism Marketing drive at ITB

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

Looking to market the East African tourism, a delegation of five officials from the East African Community (EAC) Headquarters is ... Read More

MICE travelers from Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar and Vietnam to Thailand grow
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MICE travelers from Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar and Vietnam to Thailand grow

editor editor- March 7, 2019

The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) - Business is fine tuning its marketing strategy in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism response to U.S. Travel Advisory
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Bahamas Ministry of Tourism response to U.S. Travel Advisory

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 3, 2019

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is aware of the recent update to the U.S. Travel Advisory for The ... Read More

Leve 2019 changing the game for sustainabile tourism, living & environment awareness
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Leve 2019 changing the game for sustainabile tourism, living & environment awareness

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 1, 2019

On Sunday May 05, 2019, Tourism Intelligence International will host its exclusive tourism and lifestyle invitation-only event, Leve, at the ... Read More

European Commission: Critical flaws in airline employment practices
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European Commission: Critical flaws in airline employment practices

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 1, 2019

A long-awaited wake-up call to EU Member States and an Expert Group are the two essential elements of the EU ... Read More

Inspira Santa Marta Hotel doing the right thing for 8th consecutive year
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Inspira Santa Marta Hotel doing the right thing for 8th consecutive year

editor editor- February 28, 2019

Inspira Santa Marta Hotel is an award winning 4 star boutique green hotel located in the heart of Lisbon. Feng ... Read More

Arkansas Tourism: Ark Tank wins
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Arkansas Tourism: Ark Tank wins

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

The first Ark Tank, a startup pitch competition developed by Arkansas Tourism in partnership with Innovate Arkansas at Winrock International, ... Read More

Portugal, Sweden, and Canada most LGBT-friendly travel countries
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Portugal, Sweden, and Canada most LGBT-friendly travel countries

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019

Thanks to legal improvements for trans- and intersex persons as well as anti-hate crime initiatives, Portugal for the first time ... Read More

Mövenpick Resort Bangtao Beach Phuket: Advanced water technology helps reduce eco-footprint
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Mövenpick Resort Bangtao Beach Phuket: Advanced water technology helps reduce eco-footprint

editor editor- February 21, 2019

Mövenpick Resort Bangtao Beach Phuket is an exclusive luxury residence of 40 penthouses and suites located just steps away from Bangtao ... Read More

eTN interview with Cuban Tourism Office Councilor: Major plans for island’s tourism revival
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eTN interview with Cuban Tourism Office Councilor: Major plans for island’s tourism revival

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 18, 2019

Launched in November 2018, Cuba's celebration of the 500th anniversary of the founding of San Cristobal de la Habana will ... Read More

Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach: Phuket pioneer in sustainable tourism
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Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach: Phuket pioneer in sustainable tourism

editor editor- February 14, 2019

The 5-star Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach, a holiday beach resort in Phuket has been re-certified by Green Globe ... Read More

Cinnamon Lodge Habarana reaches greater heights
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Cinnamon Lodge Habarana reaches greater heights

editor editor- February 8, 2019

Cinnamon Lodge Habarana is a 5-star resort nestled in nature’s serenity right in the heart of Sri Lanka’s Cultural Triangle ... Read More

Uganda State Tourism Minister launches controversial Miss Curvy beauty pageant
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Uganda State Tourism Minister launches controversial Miss Curvy beauty pageant

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- February 7, 2019

Ever since Miss Uganda won the coveted Miss World Africa in China on December 8, 2018, several organizers have come ... Read More

Seychelles received Best Luxury Travel Destination award in Beijing, China
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Seychelles received Best Luxury Travel Destination award in Beijing, China

editor editor- February 7, 2019

Seychelles is once again recognized for the world-class experience it offers, as it won the ‘Best Luxury Travel Destination’ award ... Read More

Sir Albert Hotel awarded Green Globe Gold
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Sir Albert Hotel awarded Green Globe Gold

editor editor- February 6, 2019

Sir Albert Hotel Amsterdam is a sophisticated destination located right in the heart of the capital’s De Pijp district. Green ... Read More