Tag: External

ICAO and IATA launch new legal guidance on management of unruly air passengers
Airline News

ICAO and IATA launch new legal guidance on management of unruly air passengers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Secretary General, Dr. Fang Liu, and the Director General and CEO of International Air ... Read More

A push for market liberalization in the Caribbean
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A push for market liberalization in the Caribbean

mm Seth Miller- June 12, 2019

Can cooperation and market liberalization beat out protectionist interests in the Caribbean? The 2019 Caribavia conference wasted little time in ... Read More

Fire started by Indian fighter jet shuts down Goa International Airport
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Fire started by Indian fighter jet shuts down Goa International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019

India's Dabolim Goa International Airport was shut down as firefighters battled a runway fire on Saturday. The blaze started after ... Read More

Timbers Resorts appoints Sean McLaughlin chief financial officer
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Timbers Resorts appoints Sean McLaughlin chief financial officer

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

Timbers Resorts, the leading developer and operator of luxury boutique properties around the globe, announces today the appointment of esteemed ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 4, 2019

Alongside President and Secretary Clinton, Jamaica's Minister for Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett spoke today the ongoing 4th meeting of ... Read More

Tasting wines, blind
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Tasting wines, blind

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- May 25, 2019

Tasting Blind Wine industry professionals (i.e., winemakers, writers, sommeliers, researchers, educators, buyers, sellers, importers, sales managers) have many ways to ... Read More

Drury Hotel guests: Review your credit card statements for unauthorized charges
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Drury Hotel guests: Review your credit card statements for unauthorized charges

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

The Drury Hotels operates a chain of mid-scale limited service hotels under the brands Drury Inn and Suites, Drury Inn, ... Read More

F-16 fighter jet crashes into warehouse east of Los Angeles
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F-16 fighter jet crashes into warehouse east of Los Angeles

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019

A fully armed F-16 fighter plane has crashed at March Air Reserve Base outside Riverside, California, damaging a nearby warehouse. ... Read More

Asia Pacific Tourism: 700 million international arrivals in 2018 and growing
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Asia Pacific Tourism: 700 million international arrivals in 2018 and growing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

Asia Pacific destinations collectively received almost 700 million international visitor arrivals (IVAs) in 2018, an increase of 7.7% over the ... Read More

RIU Hotels and Preverisk Group working in partnership for hotel sustainability
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RIU Hotels and Preverisk Group working in partnership for hotel sustainability

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

RIU Hotels & Resorts is pursuing its commitment to hotel sustainability together with its partner company Preverisk Group (Gestión de ... Read More

Tourisme Montréal celebrates its 100th anniversary
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Tourisme Montréal celebrates its 100th anniversary

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Tourisme Montréal kicked off its 100th anniversary celebrations this morning. The organization was founded on October 8, 1919 by the ... Read More

EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference
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EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference

editor editor- May 9, 2019

Fourteen women industry experts join forces to create an evergreen educational resource for innkeepers, farmers, winemakers, craft beverage producers and ... Read More

Inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa opens tomorrow alongside ATM
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Inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa opens tomorrow alongside ATM

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

More than 300 aviation and airport professionals will be heading to the first CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa (MEIA) ... Read More

40 airlines, 60 airports confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai
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40 airlines, 60 airports confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

More than 40 airlines and over 60 represented airports have confirmed their participation at the inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India ... Read More

Shangri La Hotel Colombo Veteran Chef killed with 160 people in 6 terror attacks in Sri Lanka
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Shangri La Hotel Colombo Veteran Chef killed with 160 people in 6 terror attacks in Sri Lanka

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 21, 2019

Shangri La Colombo Veteran chef Shantha Mayadunne and her daughter are among 138 or more dead this morning at 6 ... Read More

Dubai Runway closure: What is means for travel to or from DXB
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Dubai Runway closure: What is means for travel to or from DXB

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

With the Southern Runway revamp starting tomorrow at Dubai International Airport, Emirates has been working hard to implement measures to ... Read More

Airbus names Julie Kitcher EVP Communications and Corporate Affairs
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Airbus names Julie Kitcher EVP Communications and Corporate Affairs

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

Airbus has appointed Julie Kitcher as Executive Vice-President Communications and Corporate Affairs, effective immediately. In this role, she joins the ... Read More

Guillaume Faury formally appointed Airbus Chief Executive Officer
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Guillaume Faury formally appointed Airbus Chief Executive Officer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Airbus SE shareholders passed all resolutions at its 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM), including the appointment of Guillaume Faury as ... Read More

Taiwanese spy targets Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Resort in Florida with malicious software
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Taiwanese spy targets Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Resort in Florida with malicious software

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019

Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida is a luxury property and travel club owned by U.S. President Trump. The resort was the ... 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

About the African Tourism Board: Top important according to an African American Tourism Expert
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About the African Tourism Board: Top important according to an African American Tourism Expert

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 28, 2019

Drew Barrett, a Chicago based African American tourism expert and consultant, thinks the newly founded African Tourism Board(ATB) is very important and ... Read More

New Delhi welcomes new Qatar Visa Center
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New Delhi welcomes new Qatar Visa Center

editor editor- March 27, 2019

At the new Qatar Visa Center in New Delhi, India, work visa applicants for the State of Qatar will be ... Read More

Brand USA Board of Directors approves committee assignments
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Brand USA Board of Directors approves committee assignments

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

On Wednesday, March 13, members of the Brand USA board of directors convened for a quarterly meeting in Washington, DC ... Read More

African Development Bank and Sophia University in Japan sign MOU to build capacity
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African Development Bank and Sophia University in Japan sign MOU to build capacity

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

The African Development Bank and Sophia University in Japan, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote capacity development within ... Read More

Fraport opens training center at Ljubljana Airport
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Fraport opens training center at Ljubljana Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

On March 6, Fraport AG inaugurated a €6 million training center for the Fraport Aviation Academy at Ljubljana Airport (LJU) ... Read More

Outdoor Expo 2019 at Bologna celebrates adventure and sports tourism
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Outdoor Expo 2019 at Bologna celebrates adventure and sports tourism

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 5, 2019

After the success of the first edition, with 30,000 visitors, the second edition of Outdoor Expo from March 1-3, 2019 ... Read More

European Union and Qatar finally signed a Comprehensive Air Transport Agreement (CATA)
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European Union and Qatar finally signed a Comprehensive Air Transport Agreement (CATA)

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 4, 2019

The European Commission and the State of Qatar initialed today an aviation agreement, the first such agreement between the EU ... Read More

Delta Air Lines names new Chief Marketing and Communications Officer
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Delta Air Lines names new Chief Marketing and Communications Officer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

Delta Air Lines announced today that upon John E. “Ned” Walker’s retirement on May 1, Tim Mapes will assume the ... Read More

Quirkiest airport and hotel car parks around the world: Meet the Cheesegrater!
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Quirkiest airport and hotel car parks around the world: Meet the Cheesegrater!

editor editor- February 26, 2019

For those who appreciate architectural wonders that transform the ordinary into something rather extraordinary, the award-winning airport parking operator and ... Read More

FAA makes major drone ID marking change
Airline News

FAA makes major drone ID marking change

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has posted a rule in the Federal Register requiring small drone owners to display the ... Read More

EU warns diplomats: Brussels flooded with Russian and Chinese spies
Government and Public Sector Tourism News

EU warns diplomats: Brussels flooded with Russian and Chinese spies

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 9, 2019

Western diplomats in Brussels must watch where they go for meals and pastimes because the city is crawling with hundreds ... Read More

Dominica: Strong 4th quarter performance signals tourism recovery
Travel Destination

Dominica: Strong 4th quarter performance signals tourism recovery

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

The months of October to December 2018 produced arrivals of 22,178 from all source markets to Dominica, representing 35.3 % ... Read More

Why travel insurance? VisitorsCoverage on National Plan for Vacation Day
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Why travel insurance? VisitorsCoverage on National Plan for Vacation Day

editor editor- January 28, 2019

Global travel insurance provider urges travelers to always secure travel insurance when planning for vacation and holidays Read More

Dominique Leroux joins Infare as Vice President of Marketing
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Dominique Leroux joins Infare as Vice President of Marketing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019

Infare, the airfare pricing intelligence company, is positioning itself for further growth with the appointment of Dominique Leroux as Vice ... Read More

South Asia Tourism finds prominent footing in world economy
Tourism News

South Asia Tourism finds prominent footing in world economy

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 24, 2019

A just-released UN report, provides facts and figures to show the importance of South Asia Tourism. Read More

Myanmar-India Business Summit indicates tourism cooperation
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Myanmar-India Business Summit indicates tourism cooperation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 15, 2019

There are growing links between India and Myanmar in tourism. Visiting Consul General of India Mr Nandan Singh Bhaisora ppointed ... Read More