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Pope Francesco Bergoglio addresses climate emergency
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Pope Francesco Bergoglio addresses climate emergency

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- June 15, 2019

At the Casina Pio IV, the Pontiff Pope Francesco Bergoglio met with participants of the meeting promoted by the Department ... Read More

Dead whale highlights major faults with octopus fishing industry in False Bay
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Dead whale highlights major faults with octopus fishing industry in False Bay

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Another dead 12-metre Bryde’s whale was found in False Bay near Cape Town last week after becoming entangled in octopus ... Read More

Heathrow becomes world’s first Sustainable Fish Airport
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Heathrow becomes world’s first Sustainable Fish Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

Sustain – the alliance for better food and farming – has crowned Heathrow the world’s first Sustainable Fish Airport. The ... Read More

Tourism Marketing for the summer months
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Tourism Marketing for the summer months

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- June 3, 2019

With June’s arrival, tourism professionals should have begun to think about the summer months. In much of the world, these ... Read More

European Tourism Ministers meet in Croatia to advance development,  innovation and partnerships
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European Tourism Ministers meet in Croatia to advance development, innovation and partnerships

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

Innovation, partnerships and managing rising tourist numbers have been top of the agenda at the 64th Meeting of the World ... Read More

African Tourism Board VP echoes South African President: It’s time for Africa to unite!
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African Tourism Board VP echoes South African President: It’s time for Africa to unite!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 27, 2019

Africa Day united 40 heads of State on Saturday in Pretoria when attending the inauguration of the South African President, ... Read More

Botswana says yes again to Elephant Hunting
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Botswana says yes again to Elephant Hunting

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

Botswana's Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources, Conservation, and Tourism announced the ban overturn on Elephant Hunting in a Facebook statement ... Read More

More confusion over the fate of Botswana‘s elephants
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More confusion over the fate of Botswana‘s elephants

editor editor- May 20, 2019

by Dr. Louise de Waal President Mokgweetsi Masisi of Botswana categorically denies that his government would ever cull elephants, contradicting ... Read More

What attracts younger Muslim travelers?
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What attracts younger Muslim travelers?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

Gulf hospitality operators looking to increase their share of the growing halal tourism market should diversify and digitize their offerings ... Read More

World’s top 10 sustainable places to stay revealed
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World’s top 10 sustainable places to stay revealed

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 19, 2019

Travel is not just about seeing the wonders of the earth but understanding our impact upon it. With increasing frequency, ... Read More

United Airlines Chief Digital Officer named one of 2019 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology
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United Airlines Chief Digital Officer named one of 2019 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

Today, United Airlines Executive Vice President and Chief Digital Officer, Linda Jojo, was recognized by the National Diversity Council as ... Read More

Young elephant shot 13 times: Tourists watched in horror
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Young elephant shot 13 times: Tourists watched in horror

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- March 27, 2019

Balule Associated Nature Reserve has justified the killing of a young elephant bull in front of tourists as an 'act ... Read More

Uganda travel and trafficking
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Uganda travel and trafficking

editor editor- March 23, 2019

Sub-Saharan Africa has enormous tourism potential: leopards lounging in acacia trees, elephant herds drifting across vast savannah plains, gorillas and ... Read More

Leve 2019 changing the game for sustainabile tourism, living & environment awareness
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Leve 2019 changing the game for sustainabile tourism, living & environment awareness

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 1, 2019

On Sunday May 05, 2019, Tourism Intelligence International will host its exclusive tourism and lifestyle invitation-only event, Leve, at the ... Read More

WTACH to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites from overtourism
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WTACH to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites from overtourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2019

World Tourism Association for Culture and Heritage (WTACH) has been formed to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites that ... Read More

Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach: Phuket pioneer in sustainable tourism
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Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach: Phuket pioneer in sustainable tourism

editor editor- February 14, 2019

The 5-star Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach, a holiday beach resort in Phuket has been re-certified by Green Globe ... Read More

“Digital Spring” is coming to Brussels
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“Digital Spring” is coming to Brussels

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

On the initiative of Brussels’ Minister-President, Brussels’ first ever Digital Spring will be taking place from 22 to 24 March ... Read More

New global tourism organization launched to combat overtourism
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New global tourism organization launched to combat overtourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2019

The World Tourism Association for Culture and Heritage (WTACH) has been formed to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites ... Read More

New WTTC report identifies global megatrends for travel and tourism 
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New WTTC report identifies global megatrends for travel and tourism 

editor editor- January 23, 2019

A new report by World Travel & Tourism Council identifies opportunities and risks for travel and tourism.  Read More

World Travel and Tourism Council announces 2019 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards finalists
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World Travel and Tourism Council announces 2019 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards finalists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 15, 2019

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) is delighted to announce the 15 finalists for its 2019 Tourism for Tomorrow ... Read More

Tourism Safety in Jamaica: Risk, reality and a new way forward
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Tourism Safety in Jamaica: Risk, reality and a new way forward

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- January 8, 2019

Dr. Peter Tarlow, who is leading the eTN Travel and & Tourism Safety Training Program is in Jamaica for an important ... Read More

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year
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Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

editor editor- January 8, 2019

Players in the travel and tourism ecosystem in Africa travel look forward to 2019 with full optimism. Read More

Ukraine 2019: The year of quality & excellence in tourism
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Ukraine 2019: The year of quality & excellence in tourism

editor editor- January 7, 2019

The National Tourism Organization of Ukraine wants travelers to know that it is open for tourism on all fronts. Read More

Safety and security remain priority for Jamaica
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Safety and security remain priority for Jamaica

editor editor- December 18, 2018

Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, is reiterating the country's commitment to ensuring a safe, secure and seamless destination to all ... Read More

First luxury ‘eco-conscious’ resort opens on Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi
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First luxury ‘eco-conscious’ resort opens on Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

Jumeirah Group today announces the opening of Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort, the group's first luxury "eco-conscious" Resort, nestled on ... Read More

What animal is so big, it got its own Travel Mart?
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What animal is so big, it got its own Travel Mart?

editor editor- December 6, 2018

A new event seeks to raise awareness of growing global interest in ecotourism and at the same time, create opportunities ... Read More

Young Balule Elephant shot  13 times before horrified visitors
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Young Balule Elephant shot 13 times before horrified visitors

editor editor- December 5, 2018

Just as the furore about the trophy hunting of the pride male named Skye began abating, another incident has highlighted ... Read More

The new Secretary General of UNWTO: Will tourism continue for the economy or ecology?
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The new Secretary General of UNWTO: Will tourism continue for the economy or ecology?

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- May 12, 2017

An eTN reader submitted his interesting take on the new Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). ... Read More

New report helps travelers plan ethical vacations
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New report helps travelers plan ethical vacations

editor editor- December 5, 2009

Are you the kind of traveler who wants to have a great time AND feel good about where your travel ... Read More

European groups work to promote ethical travel
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European groups work to promote ethical travel

editor editor- June 23, 2008

The "fair trade" label is appearing on many goods nowadays - from coffee and chocolate to apples and apparel. But ... Read More

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