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Luxury Cruising: Silversea celebrates silver jubilee
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Luxury Cruising: Silversea celebrates silver jubilee

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Silversea Cruises serves 25 years as a luxury cruise line. Silversea has unlocked the authentic beauty of the world for ... Read More

Maui Visitors Bureau’s hidden statement on hiking on Maui
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Maui Visitors Bureau’s hidden statement on hiking on Maui

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 29, 2019

Tourism is the biggest business in Hawaii.  Ocean activities and hiking are the most popular activities on the Hawaiian island ... Read More

Far-reaching effects: New EU aviation fuel tax will send airfares soaring
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Far-reaching effects: New EU aviation fuel tax will send airfares soaring

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019

The European Commission is considering aviation fuel tax that is supposed to reduce carbon emissions by 11 percent and have ... Read More

African Tourism Board CEO flies home with South African terror victims on Egypt Air
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African Tourism Board CEO flies home with South African terror victims on Egypt Air

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 20, 2019

African Tourism Board CEO Doris Worfel from Pretoria experienced a first-hand account on today's terror attack targeting a tour bus ... Read More

SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow
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SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019

The recently concluded 26th International Tourism Security Conference in Las Vegas celebrated over a quarter Century of Tourism Safety and ... Read More

Diamond Resorts’ decision to lay off 78 workers at The Modern Honolulu hotel condemned by union
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Diamond Resorts’ decision to lay off 78 workers at The Modern Honolulu hotel condemned by union

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019

UNITE HERE Local 5 condemns Diamond Resorts, a timeshare company headquartered in Las Vegas, after its decision to lay off ... Read More

FAA frenzied, secretive rush to re-certify Boeing 737 MAX aircraft
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FAA frenzied, secretive rush to re-certify Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines and Lions Air crash, American Airlines shutting up whistleblowers, loose debris damaging the wiring at a Boeing 787 factory, ... Read More

Zero: Boeing receives no commercial orders for its troubled 737 MAX aircraft
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Zero: Boeing receives no commercial orders for its troubled 737 MAX aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

Boeing did not win any commercial orders for its 737 MAX jet in March following a second deadly crash involving ... Read More

TAP Air Portugal cuts the ribbon for its first A321LR
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TAP Air Portugal cuts the ribbon for its first A321LR

editor editor- April 5, 2019

Lisbon-based TAP Air Portugal has taken delivery of its first of twelve A321LRs on order, becoming the first airline to ... Read More

Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019
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Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Tight meeting budgets, time pressures, organizational issues, a lack of creativity from hotels, increasingly complex and costly mandates in catering, ... Read More

Marriott Hotels brings TED Fellows Salon to Cape Town
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Marriott Hotels brings TED Fellows Salon to Cape Town

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019

Marriott Hotels in partnership with TED, hosted its first TED Fellows Salon in Cape Town, South Africa, sparking conversations around ... Read More

U.S. Visa for Cubans:  Cuban tourists face harsh restrictions
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U.S. Visa for Cubans: Cuban tourists face harsh restrictions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 16, 2019

The U.S. Embassy in Cuba posted a bomb-shell message on their website today, punishing Cuban citizen and the travel and ... Read More

1 million visitors and US$800 million earned in 9 weeks
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1 million visitors and US$800 million earned in 9 weeks

editor editor- March 12, 2019

With visitor arrivals for the first nine weeks of this year exceeding one million and Jamaica being the first Caribbean ... Read More

AKARYN Hotel Group to become single-use plastic-free by June 2019
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AKARYN Hotel Group to become single-use plastic-free by June 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

AKARYN Hotel Group, Thailand’s home-grown luxury boutique hotel specialist, is on a mission to become a single-use plastic-free hotel company ... Read More

New GM named to Fusion Resort Cam Ranh in Vietnam
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New GM named to Fusion Resort Cam Ranh in Vietnam

editor editor- February 12, 2019

Hospitality group Fusion announced it has tapped globe-trotting hospitality veteran Dawid Koegelenberg to lead the charge at Fusion Resort Cam ... Read More

Interview with a Seychelles Travel Pro: Mr Alan Mason
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Interview with a Seychelles Travel Pro: Mr Alan Mason

mm Alain St.Ange- December 31, 2018

As a paradise in the Indian Ocean, Seychelles competes with many other island nations across the globe, from South East ... Read More

The Dylan revives the Gijsbreght van Aemstel: Longest theatre tradition in the world
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The Dylan revives the Gijsbreght van Aemstel: Longest theatre tradition in the world

editor editor- December 20, 2018

Green Globe member, The Dylan Amsterdam, is a luxury boutique hotel located within an historic building in The Netherlands. Read More

Donald Trump escaped death in helicopter crash: FAA ok with 50 unnecessary fatalities?
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Donald Trump escaped death in helicopter crash: FAA ok with 50 unnecessary fatalities?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 14, 2018

The U.S. President Donald Trump should be advised promptly that despite an alarming report about  U.S. helicopter safety issues, the ... Read More

Global protest over United Airlines staff cuts
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Global protest over United Airlines staff cuts

editor editor- December 13, 2018

United Airlines flight attendants are protesting staff cuts at airports all around the world today Read More

Seychelles’ Alain St. Ange captures Uganda Civil Aviation Conference
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Seychelles’ Alain St. Ange captures Uganda Civil Aviation Conference

editor editor- December 6, 2018

Seychelles’ former Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Alain St. Ange, was invited to deliver the keynote address ... Read More

Fenway Hotel debuts in Dunedin Florida
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Fenway Hotel debuts in Dunedin Florida

editor editor- December 4, 2018

Tampa-based Mainsail Lodging & Development announced today the opening for the new Fenway Hotel (453 Edgewater Drive). A member of ... Read More

Brazilian TAM to reduce domestic capacity next year
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Brazilian TAM to reduce domestic capacity next year

editor editor- September 29, 2012

SAO PAULO, Brazil - TAM Airlines' chief executive said in a newspaper interview published on Friday that Brazilian carrier plans ... Read More

Kingfisher cuts summer schedule by 50 percent
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Kingfisher cuts summer schedule by 50 percent

editor editor- March 28, 2012

MUMBAI, India - Kingfisher Airlines has cut down its operation by 50% at Mumbai airport this summer. Read More

Bankrupt American Air to outsource maintenance, axe 13K jobs
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Bankrupt American Air to outsource maintenance, axe 13K jobs

editor editor- February 2, 2012

AMR Corp., the parent of American Airlines, announced Wednesday that it must cut labor costs by 20%, as the third-biggest ... Read More

Airline industry warns “super committee” about raising taxes
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Airline industry warns “super committee” about raising taxes

editor editor- November 7, 2011

WASHINGTON – Lobbyists for America’s senior citizens, oil companies and airlines had a message Sunday for the special joint congressional ... Read More

Air France-KLM planning major cost cuts
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Air France-KLM planning major cost cuts

editor editor- September 7, 2011

According to the report in French daily Les EchosAir, airline Air France-KLM projecting annual cost savings of 700-800 million euros ... Read More

2600 jobs to be cut as Philippines Airlines restructures
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2600 jobs to be cut as Philippines Airlines restructures

editor editor- September 6, 2011

Philippines Airlines (PAL) is all set to cut 2,600 jobs as it restructures to curb losses. Read More

Middle Eastern, Asian airlines ready for Qantas passengers
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Middle Eastern, Asian airlines ready for Qantas passengers

editor editor- August 15, 2011

Any moves by Qantas to cut international routes or swap to no-frills Jetstar services will lead to Middle Eastern and ... Read More

Airlines may be forced to cut profit expectations
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Airlines may be forced to cut profit expectations

editor editor- June 6, 2011

Fears that the global economic rebound may be winding down could force global airline executives to cut profit expectations for ... Read More

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Delta, Air France KLM and Alitalia to cut transatlantic capacity

editor editor- May 20, 2011

ATLANTA, PARIS and ROME - The members of the leading transatlantic joint venture – Delta Air Lines, Air France KLM ... Read More

Frontier Airlines cuts, axes fees
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Frontier Airlines cuts, axes fees

editor editor- April 14, 2011

Air travelers are used to airlines raising or adding fees, so they may be shocked to hear that one carrier ... Read More

Dramatic greenhouse gas cuts achievable, says UN
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Dramatic greenhouse gas cuts achievable, says UN

editor editor- January 25, 2011

Dramatic cuts in industrial emissions of the global warming greenhouse gases that threaten to drastically change Earth’s climate are achievable ... Read More

Delta to cut regional unit Comair by more than half
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Delta to cut regional unit Comair by more than half

editor editor- September 2, 2010

Delta Air Lines Inc. plans to cut by more than half the size of its remaining commuter unit over the ... Read More

Japan Airlines to slash one-third of its workforce
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Japan Airlines to slash one-third of its workforce

editor editor- September 1, 2010

Japan Airlines on Tuesday submitted its bankruptcy plans for approval, a proposal that includes slashing roughly one-third of its workforce. Read More

Tourist tax prompts Ryanair to cut UK winter flight capacity by 16%
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Tourist tax prompts Ryanair to cut UK winter flight capacity by 16%

editor editor- June 30, 2010

DUBLIN - Irish low-budget airline Ryanair Holdings PLC said Tuesday it will cut its U.K. Read More

Business travelers are back but with a mind to pinch pennies
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Business travelers are back but with a mind to pinch pennies

editor editor- June 15, 2010

After an economic slump that put the brakes on business travel, the corporate world appears to be redeploying workers again ... Read More