Tag: economic crisis

Arab Hotel Investment Conference is back: Why it’s so amazing
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Arab Hotel Investment Conference is back: Why it’s so amazing

mm Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- April 11, 2019

Last year, the move of the 14th Arab Hotel Investment Conference (AHIC) from Dubai Jumeirah Madinat to the neighboring Emirate ... Read More

Alitalia airline: Of back doors and scoundrels?
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Alitalia airline: Of back doors and scoundrels?

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 22, 2019

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economic Development, Luigi Di Maio, meeting the unions at Mise, (Ministry of Economic Development) ... Read More

$12.60 per gallon: Zimbabwe sets world’s gasoline price record
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$12.60 per gallon: Zimbabwe sets world’s gasoline price record

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 15, 2019

Zimbabwe is in the midst of an severe economic crisis and acute shortage of foreign currency, which has led to ... Read More

Top countries most of world’s ultra-wealthy call home
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Top countries most of world’s ultra-wealthy call home

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018

Aggregate global wealth grew by $14 trillion, hitting an enormous figure of $317 trillion over the 12 months through the ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Brits flock to Greece
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Brits flock to Greece

editor editor- May 28, 2012

British holiday bookings to crisis-hit Greece are soaring, despite the country's economic woes. Read More

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Brazil warns of global rift unless economic crisis is resolved

editor editor- September 22, 2011

Unless governments take urgent steps to deal with the ongoing global economic crisis, “a grave political and social rift” could ... Read More

Debt crisis may shrink inbound tourism to India
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Debt crisis may shrink inbound tourism to India

editor editor- August 23, 2011

NEW DELHI, India - The ongoing debt crisis in the US and Europe is expected to impact inbound tourism into ... Read More

Exports led Asia-Pacific out of the global economic crisis
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Exports led Asia-Pacific out of the global economic crisis

editor editor- July 26, 2011

Exports have led Asia and the Pacific out of the global economic crisis, according to a new United Nations report, ... Read More

Greek tourism: Crisis? What crisis?
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Greek tourism: Crisis? What crisis?

editor editor- June 21, 2011

The economy is tanking. The government is on the brink. The treasury is fending off market vigilantes and credit downgrades. Read More

International tourist arrivals back at pre-crisis peak level
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International tourist arrivals back at pre-crisis peak level

editor editor- November 10, 2010

Results through August 2010 prove that international tourism continues to recover from the decline of 4.2% suffered last year under ... Read More

What does the Greek economic crisis mean for a visitor to Greece?
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What does the Greek economic crisis mean for a visitor to Greece?

editor editor- April 26, 2010

The Greek economy is in critical condition. Stories about the Greek government's austerity plans–and the strikes to protest it–are headline ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism ends 2009 on a high note having weathered the economic crisis
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Seychelles Tourism ends 2009 on a high note having weathered the economic crisis

editor editor- December 10, 2009

The Seychelles took stock of the world economic crisis and reacted to mitigate the effects by handing over the control ... Read More

Accor Asia Pacific: “Crisis? What a crisis?”
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Accor Asia Pacific: “Crisis? What a crisis?”

editor editor- November 4, 2009

The economic crisis has shifted priorities for many hotel companies, but Accor Asia Pacific sees opportunities out of the current ... Read More

Elbow Beach hotel in Bermuda will partially close
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Elbow Beach hotel in Bermuda will partially close

editor editor- October 22, 2009

Elbow Beach Hotel in Bermuda will lay off about 160 employees by the end of November as it shutters 131 ... Read More

Malaysia’s tourism defies economic crisis
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Malaysia’s tourism defies economic crisis

editor editor- September 15, 2009

KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysia's travel industry is showing no signs of decline despite the global economic crisis. Read More

Dubai’s biggest merger ever may be only way out of meltdown
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Dubai’s biggest merger ever may be only way out of meltdown

editor editor- June 29, 2009

Last Saturday, Dubai’s Emaar Properties announced it is expecting a huge merger to be completed within four months with three ... Read More

Economists warn of longer, deeper recession, oil hike, home decline to impact travel
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Economists warn of longer, deeper recession, oil hike, home decline to impact travel

editor editor- June 15, 2009

More doom and gloom in 2009 for the US economy and the lodging industry was spelled out by top US ... Read More

US tourism industry:  NOT totally out of the dark yet
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US tourism industry: NOT totally out of the dark yet

editor editor- June 9, 2009

The struggling economy in the US and around the world has taken a serious toll on the travel industry, as ... Read More

Economic meltdown only latest in woes for oil-rich Central Asian state of Kazakhstan
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Economic meltdown only latest in woes for oil-rich Central Asian state of Kazakhstan

editor editor- January 13, 2009

With economic turmoil ravaging world markets, political or economic instability anywhere comes with incrementally higher stakes. Read More

R.O.A.R.:  An economical solution for meeting planning
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R.O.A.R.: An economical solution for meeting planning

editor editor- November 25, 2008

In this economically challenging time, is there a “good for me, good for you, good for them” option for meeting ... Read More

R.O.A.R.:  Recession is great for UK and Europe
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R.O.A.R.: Recession is great for UK and Europe

editor editor- October 30, 2008

The recession is great news for the travel industry in the UK and Europe. Read More

Recession may mean opportunities to some in the travel industry
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Recession may mean opportunities to some in the travel industry

editor editor- October 24, 2008

Leading hospitality, timeshare and fractional leaders all across the country express concerns over business during these hard times. Read More

R.O.A.R:  Economic crisis
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R.O.A.R: Economic crisis

editor editor- October 24, 2008

I have been in the hospitality industry for over 30 years and my take on this current crisis is as ... Read More

Biofuels become aviation’s big focus
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Biofuels become aviation’s big focus

editor editor- June 30, 2008

As concerns about global warming intensify throughout the world, aviation is receiving a disproportionate level of scrutiny for its contribution ... Read More