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RIU Hotels & Resorts enters Senegal
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RIU Hotels & Resorts enters Senegal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

The RIU Hotels & Resorts chain has announced the purchase of a 25-hectare site in the Pointe Sarène area on ... Read More

AfCFTA: World’s largest free trade zone launches in Africa this week
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AfCFTA: World’s largest free trade zone launches in Africa this week

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019

The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) will come into force on Thursday. It will be the largest free trade ... Read More

Canadian air travelers to benefit from new Air Passenger Protection Regulations
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Canadian air travelers to benefit from new Air Passenger Protection Regulations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Air travel is essential to Canada's economic growth and prosperity. Canadians, tourists and businesses all benefit from a safe, efficient ... Read More

Ormond Group’s new social hotel brand, MoMo’s, launches in Kuala Lumpur in October
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Ormond Group’s new social hotel brand, MoMo’s, launches in Kuala Lumpur in October

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019

MoMo’s, Ormond Group’s new playful hospitality concept, will launch its first property in central Kuala Lumpur within the eclectic Chow ... Read More

64th UNWTO Commission for the Americas is meeting in  La Antigua, Guatemala
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64th UNWTO Commission for the Americas is meeting in  La Antigua, Guatemala

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 17, 2019

Currently, the 64th UNWTO Commission for the Americas is meeting in  La Antigua, Guatemala. Thursday was the first day. UNWTO ... Read More

US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral
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US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

Today the U.S. Embassy and Consulate in Baghdad ordered a partial evacuation of their American staff.  In the meantime, the ... Read More

The Development and Promotion of MICE in Thailand
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The Development and Promotion of MICE in Thailand

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- April 24, 2019

The Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) is leveraging the development of Thai MICE business in long haul markets in ... Read More

African Tourism Board CEO declares Africa one tourist destination
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African Tourism Board CEO declares Africa one tourist destination

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 24, 2019

The newly appointed CEO for the African Tourism Board, Ms. Doris Woerfel from Pretoria, South Africa, issued her initial welcome ... Read More

Boat Charter Policy private stakeholder consultative meeting
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Boat Charter Policy private stakeholder consultative meeting

editor editor- April 18, 2019

A consultative meeting with private sector stakeholders to discuss the revision of the tourism Boat Charter Policy was held on ... Read More

Pakistan establishes 19 Integrated Tourism Zones to promote tourism
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Pakistan establishes 19 Integrated Tourism Zones to promote tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday chaired a meeting in Islamabad on development and promotion of tourism in the ... Read More

WTTC 19th Global Summit final program: Changemakers including President Obama meet in Seville
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WTTC 19th Global Summit final program: Changemakers including President Obama meet in Seville

mm Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- March 31, 2019

The World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) will be heading to Seville, Spain this week to attend the  19th Global ... Read More

Aloha is not “Aloooooha”: Stop visitors from offending Hawaiians
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Aloha is not “Aloooooha”: Stop visitors from offending Hawaiians

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 24, 2019

Do not say ALOHA or better ALOOOOOHA when visiting Hawaii. "Those of you particularly in the tourist industry and in ... Read More

10 Students Tips For Planning Your Assignment
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10 Students Tips For Planning Your Assignment

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 24, 2019

Planning is a very important step in the performance of any college task. Here are 10 quick tips on how ... Read More

FAA changes environmental review of Charlotte-Douglas International Airport runway
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FAA changes environmental review of Charlotte-Douglas International Airport runway

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 27, 2019

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has decided to convert the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed new runway and ... Read More

Hotel History: The Americana of New York
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Hotel History: The Americana of New York

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- February 23, 2019

The Americana of New York opened on September 25, 1962 as a 2,000-room convention hotel. It was constructed by brothers ... Read More

From Kurt Cobain to Soundgarden: Morrison Hotel Gallery kicks off Grunge Month
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From Kurt Cobain to Soundgarden: Morrison Hotel Gallery kicks off Grunge Month

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Happy Birthday Kurt Cobain! In honor of what would have been Kurt Cobain's 50th birthday, Morrison Hotel Gallery is announcing ... Read More

How to Squeeze in a Dissertation Between Being Busy and Traveling
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How to Squeeze in a Dissertation Between Being Busy and Traveling

editor editor- February 13, 2019

Writing a dissertation is a very time-consuming process. So, how to combine dissertation writing with other important things such as ... Read More

EU and UK reach post-Brexit visa-free travel agreement
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EU and UK reach post-Brexit visa-free travel agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 9, 2019

The endless debate regarding the forthcoming Brexit rules between Europe and the Unite Kingdom seems to have come to a ... Read More

IATA’s chief speaks at CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha
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IATA’s chief speaks at CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Alexandre de Juniac, IATA’s Director General and CEO addressed the CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha, Qatar today: ... Read More

Overtourism at New Zealand National Parks: There is a plan
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Overtourism at New Zealand National Parks: There is a plan

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 4, 2019

How would Aroaki, Mt Cook and Westland Tai Poutini National Parks in New Zealand be managed while considering the impacts ... Read More

OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to celebrate 25th Anniversary in 2019
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OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to celebrate 25th Anniversary in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019

September 10-12 2019 will see the return of the successful OTDYKH Leisure International Russian Travel market. Held in Moscow each ... Read More

Russia: Passengers or not, ‘disaster-threatening’ aircraft will be shot down
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Russia: Passengers or not, ‘disaster-threatening’ aircraft will be shot down

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 26, 2019

The Russian defense ministry wants to confirm its authority to shoot down planes that violate the country’s airspace and threaten ... Read More

OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to celebrate 25th anniversary in 2019
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OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to celebrate 25th anniversary in 2019

editor editor- January 17, 2019

September 10-12 2019 will see the return of the successful OTDYKH Leisure International Russian Travel market. Held in Moscow each ... Read More

Gun violence is high, but so is Chicago’s tourism record
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Gun violence is high, but so is Chicago’s tourism record

editor editor- January 12, 2019

Despite gun violence and strained police-community relations, visitors continue to visit The Windy City in record numbers. Read More

Leaving Japan as a tourist: It will cost you!
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Leaving Japan as a tourist: It will cost you!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

On Jan. 7, the Japanese government will introduce an international tourist tax. The tax of ¥1,000 (About $10) will be ... Read More

Guam readies to welcome Russian visitors
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Guam readies to welcome Russian visitors

editor editor- January 4, 2012

TUMON, Guam - Since the announcement by the Department of Homeland Security approving Parole Authority for Russian Visitors to Guam, ... Read More

ASTA encouraged by draft stimulus bill
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ASTA encouraged by draft stimulus bill

editor editor- January 17, 2009

ALEXANDRIA, VA - ASTA is encouraged by a newly-released draft of the forthcoming economic stimulus bill. Read More