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Sri Lanka Tourism in crisis: Managing and seeking out opportunities
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Sri Lanka Tourism in crisis: Managing and seeking out opportunities

Srilal Miththapala - eTN Sri Lanka Srilal Miththapala - eTN Sri Lanka- June 11, 2019

The Rapid Response Team by Safertourism reached out to Sri Lanka tourism authorities including the minister of tourism and industry ... Read More

Equatorial Guinea Tourism: A 5 Star Sofitel Resort, but where are the visitors ?
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Equatorial Guinea Tourism: A 5 Star Sofitel Resort, but where are the visitors ?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

There is not much known about tourism opportunities in Equatorial Guinea. The country is known as a notoriously closed country ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board exhibits alongside Dnata Travel at the ADIB Roadshow
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Seychelles Tourism Board exhibits alongside Dnata Travel at the ADIB Roadshow

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 10, 2019

The Seychelles was prominently seen at the ADIB staff travel day roadshow event alongside Dnata Travel and seven other exhibitors ... Read More

2019 Mekong Tourism Forum innovates with new inclusive concept in ancient town
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2019 Mekong Tourism Forum innovates with new inclusive concept in ancient town

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Hosted by the Ministry of Culture & Tourism of P.R. China (MCT) and the People’s Government of Yunnan Province in ... Read More

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

Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair
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Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Ed Warner has been appointed as Non-Executive Chair of the Air Partners as of April 1, 2019. Ed will also chair ... Read More

WOW Air shut down: Thousands stranded
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WOW Air shut down: Thousands stranded

editor editor- March 28, 2019

This is the email WOW Air passengers received after the airline shut down and flights were canceled: Dear WOW air ... Read More

Tourism Safety Portugal: Madeleine McCann Disappearance and Netflix Outrageous Revelation
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Tourism Safety Portugal: Madeleine McCann Disappearance and Netflix Outrageous Revelation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 17, 2019

How much worse can it get for the Portugal travel and tourism industry? What can a beach destination do to regain ... Read More

No terror when tour bus exploded in Stockholm
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No terror when tour bus exploded in Stockholm

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Earlier Sunday a first suspected terror attack was reported in Stockholm, Sweden. A tourist bus exploded when it hit the top of ... Read More

Mortar shell found in US Embassy employee’s luggage at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport
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Mortar shell found in US Embassy employee’s luggage at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 9, 2019

Security at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport was shocked to find a mortar shell in the baggage of a US Embassy employee ... Read More

The Bachelor travels to Portugal
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The Bachelor travels to Portugal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

Visit Portugal and Visit Algarve are host destinations in the next episode of ABC’s The Bachelor. The episode will feature ... Read More

RIU Hotels & Resorts and TUI: A safety concern for German travelers?
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RIU Hotels & Resorts and TUI: A safety concern for German travelers?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 19, 2019

RIU Hotels & Resorts just bought 10 million Euros in the form of 1.1 million shares in TUI AG, holding ... Read More

Whistleblower: Grand Canyon National Park tourists exposed to radiation for years
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Whistleblower: Grand Canyon National Park tourists exposed to radiation for years

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

According to Grand Canyon National Park employee, Park Service officials covered up the discovery of a cache of highly radioactive ... Read More

3 distinctive hotel openings highlight growth of Olympia Companies
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3 distinctive hotel openings highlight growth of Olympia Companies

editor editor- February 15, 2019

The Olympia Companies has just come off a year of remarkable growth and development with the completion of three extraordinary ... Read More

Goa: Where are the tourists?
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Goa: Where are the tourists?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 2, 2019

The beaches along Calangute in Goa, India saw hordes of low budget tourists this Holiday season. They created noise and ... Read More

Bangladesh Election Fear: Empty hotels in high tourist season
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Bangladesh Election Fear: Empty hotels in high tourist season

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 29, 2018

The peak season for Bangladesh tourism is now, but Bangladesh tourists spots like Cox's Bazar are deserted. The Asian country's ... Read More

71 years old French man to cross Atlantic in a barrel shaped capsule
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71 years old French man to cross Atlantic in a barrel shaped capsule

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 27, 2018

Savin had worked on his vessel for months in the small shipyard of Ares on France's southwest coast. Savin is ... Read More

More turbulence ahead: Increasingly difficult times for private jet travel
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More turbulence ahead: Increasingly difficult times for private jet travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018

PrivatAir filed for insolvency on December 5, 2018 – and while its focus was on charter rather than fractional ownership ... 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

Guam Tourism controlled by United Airlines and Kim Jong-un
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Guam Tourism controlled by United Airlines and Kim Jong-un

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 26, 2017

Yesterday, I traveled on a United Airlines flight from Shanghai to Guam. The plane was almost empty, perhaps 15 passengers ... Read More

PATA: Successful Youth Tourism Symposium on Guam
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PATA: Successful Youth Tourism Symposium on Guam

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2016

Over 150 students, alumni, lecturers and industry professionals from Guam, overseas and the neighboring Pacific Islands participated at the PATA ... Read More

5 foods you must eat on Guam
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5 foods you must eat on Guam

editor editor- November 16, 2012

GUAM - One of the hardest questions I’ve been asked is, “What is your favorite food?” In my experience as ... Read More

Luxury hotels in Hong Kong empty out as recession hits tourism
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Luxury hotels in Hong Kong empty out as recession hits tourism

editor editor- April 7, 2009

Hong Kong - Luxury hotels in Hong Kong are seeing occupancy rates fall steeply as travellers seek cheaper accommodation because ... Read More

A fifth of the rooms in Beijing’s hotels are empty.
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A fifth of the rooms in Beijing’s hotels are empty.

editor editor- August 14, 2008

But foreigners who may now want to fly to the capital, assuming they can get better room rates during the ... Read More