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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019 20:38 0

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

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019 00:14 3

UNITE HERE Local 5 condemns Diamond Resorts, a timeshare company headquartered in Las Vegas, after its decision to lay off 78 workers at The Modern ... Read More

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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019 19:04 0

Ethiopian Airlines and Lions Air crash, American Airlines shutting up whistleblowers, loose debris damaging the wiring at a Boeing 787 factory, economic loss claimed not to ... Read More

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019 19:50 0

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

TAP Air Portugal cuts the ribbon for its first A321LR

TAP Air Portugal cuts the ribbon for its first A321LR

editor editor- April 5, 2019 18:59 0

Lisbon-based TAP Air Portugal has taken delivery of its first of twelve A321LRs on order, becoming the first airline to operate a combined A330neo and ... Read More

Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019

Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019 18:01 0

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

Marriott Hotels brings TED Fellows Salon to Cape Town

Marriott Hotels brings TED Fellows Salon to Cape Town

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019 15:30 0

Marriott Hotels in partnership with TED, hosted its first TED Fellows Salon in Cape Town, South Africa, sparking conversations around Africa’s beauty, rich heritage and ... Read More

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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 16, 2019 05:34 0

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

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

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

editor editor- March 12, 2019 20:15 0

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

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019 18:10 0

AKARYN Hotel Group, Thailand’s home-grown luxury boutique hotel specialist, is on a mission to become a single-use plastic-free hotel company by June 2019. The group’s ... Read More

New GM named to Fusion Resort Cam Ranh in Vietnam

New GM named to Fusion Resort Cam Ranh in Vietnam

editor editor- February 12, 2019 02:04 0

Hospitality group Fusion announced it has tapped globe-trotting hospitality veteran Dawid Koegelenberg to lead the charge at Fusion Resort Cam Ranh, on Vietnam’s South Central ... Read More

Interview with a Seychelles Travel Pro: Mr Alan Mason

Interview with a Seychelles Travel Pro: Mr Alan Mason

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- December 31, 2018 05:03 0

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

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

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

editor editor- December 20, 2018 02:10 0

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?

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 14, 2018 13:56 0

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

Global protest over United Airlines staff cuts

Global protest over United Airlines staff cuts

editor editor- December 13, 2018 15:18 0

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

Seychelles’ Alain St. Ange captures Uganda Civil Aviation Conference

editor editor- December 6, 2018 16:31 0

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

Fenway Hotel debuts in Dunedin Florida

Fenway Hotel debuts in Dunedin Florida

editor editor- December 4, 2018 13:39 0

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

Brazilian TAM to reduce domestic capacity next year

Brazilian TAM to reduce domestic capacity next year

editor editor- September 29, 2012 03:25 0

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

Kingfisher cuts summer schedule by 50 percent

Kingfisher cuts summer schedule by 50 percent

editor editor- March 28, 2012 08:45 0

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

Bankrupt American Air to outsource maintenance, axe 13K jobs

editor editor- February 2, 2012 09:48 0

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

Airline industry warns “super committee” about raising taxes

Airline industry warns “super committee” about raising taxes

editor editor- November 7, 2011 04:06 0

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

Air France-KLM planning major cost cuts

Air France-KLM planning major cost cuts

editor editor- September 7, 2011 07:46 0

According to the report in French daily Les EchosAir, airline Air France-KLM projecting annual cost savings of 700-800 million euros ($988.8 million-$1.13 billion) to help ... Read More

2600 jobs to be cut as Philippines Airlines restructures

2600 jobs to be cut as Philippines Airlines restructures

editor editor- September 6, 2011 02:40 0

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

Middle Eastern, Asian airlines ready for Qantas passengers

editor editor- August 15, 2011 03:45 0

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

Airlines may be forced to cut profit expectations

Airlines may be forced to cut profit expectations

editor editor- June 6, 2011 04:36 0

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

Delta, Air France KLM and Alitalia to cut transatlantic capacity

editor editor- May 20, 2011 01:43 0

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

Frontier Airlines cuts, axes fees

Frontier Airlines cuts, axes fees

editor editor- April 14, 2011 04:07 0

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

Dramatic greenhouse gas cuts achievable, says UN

Dramatic greenhouse gas cuts achievable, says UN

editor editor- January 25, 2011 03:19 0

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

Delta to cut regional unit Comair by more than half

Delta to cut regional unit Comair by more than half

editor editor- September 2, 2010 01:36 0

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

Japan Airlines to slash one-third of its workforce

Japan Airlines to slash one-third of its workforce

editor editor- September 1, 2010 03:26 0

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

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