Tag: democracy

Hong Kong government forced to shelf China extradition bill amid huge street protests
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Hong Kong government forced to shelf China extradition bill amid huge street protests

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 15, 2019

Carrie Lam, Hong Kong’s pro-Beijing leader, has announced that her government is suspending the plans to introduce a controversial extradition ... Read More

African Tourism Board and Africa Tourism Association join forces to support World to Africa’ Tourism Conference in Johannesburg
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African Tourism Board and Africa Tourism Association join forces to support World to Africa’ Tourism Conference in Johannesburg

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

New York-based African Tourism Association is getting ready for their World to Africa’ Tourism Conference. The event in Johannesburg is ... Read More

Commonwealth of Virginia : Commemorate the 400th anniversary
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Commonwealth of Virginia : Commemorate the 400th anniversary

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 10, 2019

Virginia's 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution invites local, national and international tourists to visit the Commonwealth of Virginia as we commemorate ... Read More

30th anniversary of Tiananmen Square massacre planned in front of LA Chinese Consulate
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30th anniversary of Tiananmen Square massacre planned in front of LA Chinese Consulate

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

What is being called "a commemorative candlelight vigil" to remember the 30th Anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre will be ... Read More

Safertourism.com: Love to all from St. Lucia
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Safertourism.com: Love to all from St. Lucia

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- May 16, 2019

Safe tourism is the goal of any well-established travel and tourism destination, and St. Lucia is a good example. Safertourism.com ... Read More

South Africa Day 2019 celebrations in Bangkok
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South Africa Day 2019 celebrations in Bangkok

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- April 30, 2019

A stunning South Africa National Day celebration took place in the Thai capital at the Siam Kempinski 5 star hotel. ... Read More

New One Seychelles Party wants Alain St. Ange for President
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New One Seychelles Party wants Alain St. Ange for President

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019

The launch of the "One Seychelles" Political Party was held on Friday the 26th April and Alain St.Ange, the island's ... Read More

Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 
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Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- April 6, 2019

The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is a trade association that represents hotel owners. As of 2018, AAHOA has ... Read More

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UNESCO, African Union and Ethiopia Role Model on World Press Freedom?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 29, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines, has been chosen as the Official Carrier for the 2019 World Press Freedom Day Global Conference to be ... Read More

Nepal Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikari among dead: What happened?
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Nepal Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikari among dead: What happened?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

The Government of Nepal issued a statement on the crash of an Air Dynasty helicopter that killed Nepal Tourism and Civil ... Read More

Malta attracts record-breaking 62,185 tourists from US and Canada in 2018
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Malta attracts record-breaking 62,185 tourists from US and Canada in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Statistics released by Malta’s National Statistics Office for inbound tourism for 2018 show that Malta’s popularity in the North American ... Read More

Switzerland may cancel free-movement accord with EU as immigration rises
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Switzerland may cancel free-movement accord with EU as immigration rises

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019

Immigration into Switzerland rose again last year, taking the foreign population further above 2 million. Statistics released on Friday showed ... 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

Mass demonstration and chaos at U.S. airports in case of a government shutdown
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Mass demonstration and chaos at U.S. airports in case of a government shutdown

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 12, 2019

"To all Americans: if there is anything this shutdown has taught us, it should be that labor rights matter. We ... Read More

Sierra Leone Tourism went all out at FITUR to attract Spanish visitors
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Sierra Leone Tourism went all out at FITUR to attract Spanish visitors

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 27, 2019

With its palm-fringed beaches, breathtaking mountains, tropical rainforests, and vibrant culture, Sierra Leone is one of West Africa’s most seductive ... Read More

Happy 4th of July but not so happy in Guam, where America starts the day
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Happy 4th of July but not so happy in Guam, where America starts the day

editor editor- July 4, 2013

There are 180,000 proud Americans currently celebrating US Independence Day in Guam, USA. Read More

Tunisia’s Prime Minister promises democracy and end to discrimination
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Tunisia’s Prime Minister promises democracy and end to discrimination

editor editor- January 28, 2012

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, 27 January 2012 – Speaking to participants at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2012, Tunisia’s new prime ... Read More

UN markas International Day of Peace
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UN markas International Day of Peace

editor editor- September 16, 2011

The United Nations today marked the annual International Day of Peace with tributes to those working to build a better ... Read More

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UN: Arab nations need to ensure sustainable transaction to democracy

editor editor- May 31, 2011

The top United Nations human rights official today stressed the need to ensure that the "promising" first steps taken by ... Read More

Democracy:  At Myanmar’s doorsteps?
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Democracy: At Myanmar’s doorsteps?

editor editor- February 24, 2009

United Nations secretary-general Ban Ki-moon on Monday said that an amnesty announced by the government of Myanmar, which reportedly includes ... Read More

Nepal eyes tourism boom in midst of peace and democracy
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Nepal eyes tourism boom in midst of peace and democracy

editor editor- November 12, 2008

KATHMANDU — With Nepal no longer in the grip of civil war and removed from travel warning lists, officials believe ... Read More

UN discusses democracy and reconciliation with Myanmar officials
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UN discusses democracy and reconciliation with Myanmar officials

editor editor- March 13, 2008

(eTN) Continuing his latest mission to promote democratization and national reconciliation in Myanmar, the Secretary-General's Special Adviser last week met ... Read More

Burma’s junta promises democracy, but most are wary
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Burma’s junta promises democracy, but most are wary

editor editor- February 22, 2008

Pakokku, Burma - The elderly monk is nervous. He paces the room, leans over an old TV set and slips ... Read More

US: Turning a blind eye to Pakistan’s dictator?
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US: Turning a blind eye to Pakistan’s dictator?

editor editor- December 28, 2007

(eTN) - Finding who is involved in yesterday’s murder of Pakistan’s Benazir Bhutto may as well be called a game ... Read More