Tag: Far East

China, Saudi Arabia and travel tech dominate Arabian Travel Market 2019 agenda
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China, Saudi Arabia and travel tech dominate Arabian Travel Market 2019 agenda

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

This year’s Arabian Travel Market witnessed a 106% increase in visitors from China and a 20% increase in international visitors ... Read More

Luxury Cruising: Silversea celebrates silver jubilee
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Luxury Cruising: Silversea celebrates silver jubilee

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Silversea Cruises serves 25 years as a luxury cruise line. Silversea has unlocked the authentic beauty of the world for ... Read More

Arctic tourist train for foreign visitors launched in Russia
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Arctic tourist train for foreign visitors launched in Russia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Russian Far East Investment and Export agency announced that the first charter train to Russia's Arctic region will set off ... Read More

Holland America’s Westerdam explores eight Asian countries in 2019-20 Season
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Holland America’s Westerdam explores eight Asian countries in 2019-20 Season

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

The cosmopolitan cities and rich traditions of the Far East unfold for guests on Holland America Line's Westerdam when the ... Read More

GCC hospitality must appeal to ‘free independent travelers’ to unlock China’s tourist market
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GCC hospitality must appeal to ‘free independent travelers’ to unlock China’s tourist market

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

The GCC must deliver unique and tech-enabled experiences designed for free independent travelers (FITs) if it is to grow its ... Read More

First Costa Cruises ship designed for Chinese market comes into service
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First Costa Cruises ship designed for Chinese market comes into service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 1, 2019

Yesterday, at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, in the presence of the Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister of Italy, ... Read More

Budapest Airport welcomes Shanghai Airlines
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Budapest Airport welcomes Shanghai Airlines

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

Budapest Airport is delighted to announce another momentous enhancement in its route network development, with the confirmation that Shanghai Airlines, ... Read More

Passengers love Turkish Airlines in 2019: January traffic results show
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Passengers love Turkish Airlines in 2019: January traffic results show

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 12, 2019

Turkish Airlines, who has recently announced the passenger and cargo traffic results for January 2019, recorded 79.5% Load Factor in ... Read More

All about Whiskey
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All about Whiskey

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- February 9, 2019

The world of whiskey extends well beyond smelling, sipping and tasting. To learn about the brown liquid in your glass ... Read More

Putin: Russia will keep moving towards lifting restrictions for tourists
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Putin: Russia will keep moving towards lifting restrictions for tourists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

According to Russian President Vladimir Putin, short-term visa-free entry for foreigners and electronic visas is the way to go for ... Read More

King Shaka Airport in Durban witnesses double-digit growth
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King Shaka Airport in Durban witnesses double-digit growth

editor editor- February 1, 2019

King Shaka International Airport (KSIA) in Durban ended 2018 on a record high by growing international passenger numbers by 13% ... Read More

Seychelles International Airways planning to start flying next year
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Seychelles International Airways planning to start flying next year

mm Alain St.Ange- January 22, 2019

Seychelles International Airways will start operations next year linking Seychelles with non-stop direct flights to Europe and the Far East. Read More

German authorities cancels all Iranian Mahan Air flights
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German authorities cancels all Iranian Mahan Air flights

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 21, 2019

There are no more flights from Iran to Germany on Mahan Air at this time. Mahan Airlines, operating under the name ... Read More

Turkish Airlines: Continued growing interest in Turkey and its airline
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Turkish Airlines: Continued growing interest in Turkey and its airline

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 11, 2019

Turkish Airlines, who has recently announced its passenger and cargo traffic results for December 2018, reached 80.2% load factor in ... Read More

Strong earthquake rocks Russia’s Komandorskiye Ostrova region
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Strong earthquake rocks Russia’s Komandorskiye Ostrova region

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018

Magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck Russia's Komandorskiye Ostrova (Commander Islands) region on December 24, 2018. Komadorskiye Ostrova (Commander Islands) are sparsely ... Read More

Dubai firm eyes tourist investments in Zanzibar
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Dubai firm eyes tourist investments in Zanzibar

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018

Dubai-based property developer Al Nakhil company is eyeing the Island of Zanzibar to inject its capital into the thriving tourism ... Read More

Massive 7.4 earthquake strikes Komandorskiye Ostrova, Russia
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Massive 7.4 earthquake strikes Komandorskiye Ostrova, Russia

editor editor- December 20, 2018

A magnitude 7.4 earthquake hit the Russia region of Komandorskiye Ostrova today, December 20, 2018, at 17:01:54 UTC. The quake ... Read More

Qatar Airways flies to Da Nang, Vietnam
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Qatar Airways flies to Da Nang, Vietnam

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2018

The first Qatar Airways flight from Doha to Da Nang, Vietnam touched down today at Da Nang International Airport, where ... Read More

Sacred places: Many spiritual sites can be visited via cruise ship
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Sacred places: Many spiritual sites can be visited via cruise ship

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2018

There are 100+ cruise itineraries that provide access to sacred places – worldwide sites of healing, guidance, and divine inspiration. ... Read More

Top international countries and events at 40th SIGEP
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Top international countries and events at 40th SIGEP

editor editor- December 12, 2018

The appointment at SIGEP 2019 already has the participation of over 20 countries scheduled Read More

Turkish Airlines: 81.4% Load Factor in November 2018
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Turkish Airlines: 81.4% Load Factor in November 2018

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 10, 2018

Turkish Airlines, who has recently announced its passenger and cargo traffic results for November 2018, reached 81.4% Load Factor in ... Read More

Russia tourist arrivals to Guam grow a staggering 615 percent
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Russia tourist arrivals to Guam grow a staggering 615 percent

editor editor- December 24, 2012

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) has appointed ConnectWorldWide (CWW) as its public relations and marketing representation in ... Read More

Media reports unveil illegal trade on the African lion in the Far East
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Media reports unveil illegal trade on the African lion in the Far East

editor editor- August 25, 2012

TANZANIA (eTN) - Striding proudly on short grasses of the African savannah, lions are the major tourist attraction of all ... Read More

Russia travel agents excited about Guam USA
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Russia travel agents excited about Guam USA

editor editor- April 4, 2012

TUMON, Guam - A Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) delegation, led by Senator Tina Rose Muña Barnes, conducted separate Guam Destination ... Read More

Guam launches official GVB Russian language website
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Guam launches official GVB Russian language website

editor editor- March 28, 2012

TUMON, Guam - An official Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) and Mariana Visitors Authority delegation is in Moscow, Russia, and met ... Read More

Seychelles touches down in the Far East
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Seychelles touches down in the Far East

editor editor- September 2, 2011

The mid-ocean Creole islands of the Seychelles has touched down in the Far East as China Flights, the magazine for ... Read More

Shark attacks in Russia’s Far East prompt tourist warning
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Shark attacks in Russia’s Far East prompt tourist warning

editor editor- August 20, 2011

Tourists at Russia's Far Eastern Marine Reserve near Telyakovsky Bay have been warned about the danger of sharks after shark ... Read More

Seychelles to open tourist office in China
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Seychelles to open tourist office in China

editor editor- August 5, 2010

(eTN) - The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) has confirmed that they are at an advanced stage to formally open a ... Read More

Kenya government wants traffic rights for Japan
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Kenya government wants traffic rights for Japan

editor editor- October 14, 2009

The Kenyan government has requested Japan to consider giving traffic rights to Kenya Airways to establish a direct flight between ... Read More

Cruising Far Eastern waters
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Cruising Far Eastern waters

editor editor- July 20, 2009

Not long ago, cruise lovers seemed content simply to soak up the sun in the Caribbean or experience the cultural ... Read More