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IATA Diversity & Inclusion Awards announced winners

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 10, 2019

Nominations for the awards were adjudicated by a panel of four judges: Angela Gittens, Director General, Airports Council International; Gloria ... Read More

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

Is there a gender difference in the travel habits of Americans?

editor editor- May 8, 2019

Is there a difference in how American men and women travel? Does one gender travel more than the other? Does ... Read More

First women-only taxi service launched in Russia’s Chechnya

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

Russia’s mostly-Muslim Chechnya launched first women-only taxi service in its capital city of Grozny. The Mekhkari taxi service is supposed ... Read More

Young adults still going on holiday with their parents, expect them to foot the bill

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

Many young adults are still going on holiday with their parents and expect their parents to pay for the trip. ... Read More

Europeans travel to GCC in record numbers: 29% increase by 2023 expected

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 13, 2019

Arrivals from Europe to the GCC will increase 29% over the period 2018 to 2023, driven by new and direct ... Read More

Women with altitude: Five times equality won in aviation during 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

To commemorate International Women’s Day five key developments for women in aviation last year are celebrated, as an industry historically ... Read More

Badass women dominating adventure travel

editor editor- February 22, 2019

In honor of International Women’s Day (IWD), Friday, March 8, 2019, these inspiring travel professionals are working to make outdoor ... Read More

Americans now opting for travel before house, marriage, kids

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019

30 and 40-somethings are giving ‘early retirement’ a completely new meaning! With more disposable income, flexible hours and retirement looking ... Read More

Uganda Wildlife Authority protecting lions, communities and tourism

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- January 8, 2019

Experiential tourism was introduced in Uganda to allow visitors to actively participate in monitoring animals that live in the park ... Read More

Brave new world opens up for Young Tourism Ambassadors in Jaffna

editor editor- January 4, 2019

USAID and Jetwing Jaffna support the Tourism Skills Committee to showcase careers in tourism. Read More

Young, self-made and female: Chinese women spearheading global luxury spending

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018

Modern wealth in Asia appears to be increasingly young, self-created and… female, according to a Julius Baer report. The bank ... Read More

All-female tourist police to protect visitors in Acapulco

editor editor- June 30, 2011

A help-wanted ad in the Mexican Pacific state of Guerrero is drawing rebuke from some women's rights groups. In effect, ... Read More

Three ‘S’ of Senegal tourism: Sun, sea and sex

editor editor- April 30, 2010

DAKAR, Senegal — Women — often white, European and "of a certain age" — flock solo to Senegal's shores year-round ... Read More

Malaysia bans tourist guide coed rooms

editor editor- April 20, 2009

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Female tourist guides in Malaysia have welcomed a government decision to ban them from sharing rooms ... Read More

Amadeus Saudi highlights role of female trainers for the travel industry

editor editor- February 23, 2009

Amadeus Saudi Arabia, a leading technology and distribution solutions provider for the travel and tourism industry, invests on training female ... Read More

Nod from ministry enables female tourist guides to renew licences independently

editor editor- January 9, 2009

KUALA LUMPUR - The Malaysian Women Tourist Guides Association (MWTGA) has received the Tourism Ministry’s green light to become an ... Read More