Tag: FIFA

Minister: Whole Russia can be tax-free for foreign visitors by end of 2019

Minister: Whole Russia can be tax-free for foreign visitors by end of 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019 23:00 0

Russia's Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov today said that the tax-free system can be extended to all Russian regions by 2019 year-end. "As ... Read More

UNWTO and Barça Innovation Hub launch global Sports Tourism Start-up Competition

UNWTO and Barça Innovation Hub launch global Sports Tourism Start-up Competition

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019 16:10 0

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in collaboration with Barça Innovation Hub (BIHUB) and with the support of the Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC), has announced ... Read More

Moscow Domodedovo Airport opens new entry to the multilevel car parking

Moscow Domodedovo Airport opens new entry to the multilevel car parking

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019 16:35 0

Moscow Domodedovo Airport launched an additional entry to the multilevel car parking (Р2) from the flyover. Drivers can access P2 regardless of the way they ... Read More

Qatar Airways celebrates opening of FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019

Qatar Airways celebrates opening of FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019 17:05 0

Qatar Airways, the Official Partner and Official Airline of FIFA, was delighted and honoured to have played a full part in the much-anticipated celebrations at ... Read More

Moscow mayor: New city-wide facial recognition system “would be only rivaled by China”

Moscow mayor: New city-wide facial recognition system “would be only rivaled by China”

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019 23:45 0

The Mayor of Moscow said on Thursday that Russian capital’s authorities plan to create a large-scale facial recognition system comprising more than 200,000 CCTV cameras ... Read More

This May Puerto Vallarta is the land of celebration

This May Puerto Vallarta is the land of celebration

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019 15:27 1

Puerto Vallarta is always finding reasons to celebrate and this May is no different. For the month of May Puerto Vallarta will be celebrating everything ... Read More

Saint Lucia shares Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2019 cover with US soccer star Alex Morgan

Saint Lucia shares Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2019 cover with US soccer star Alex Morgan

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019 15:29 0

The Caribbean island of Saint Lucia -- the only country in the world named after a woman -- is proudly featured on the cover of ... Read More

Dusit International makes its grand debut  in Qatar

Dusit International makes its grand debut in Qatar

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019 18:00 0

With a view to capture major market share in Qatar’s hospitality sector, Dusit International, one of Thailand’s leading hotel and property development companies, is set ... Read More

Russia to use Fan-IDs (again) as visas for 2020 UEFA Euro Cup visitors

Russia to use Fan-IDs (again) as visas for 2020 UEFA Euro Cup visitors

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019 01:40 0

Upper house of the Russian parliament, the Federation Council, have passed on Monday a bill allowing foreign tourists with Fan-IDs to travel to Russia without ... Read More

Centara celebrates Grand Opening of Centara West Bay Residences & Suites Doha

Centara celebrates Grand Opening of Centara West Bay Residences & Suites Doha

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019 16:05 0

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, has celebrated the grand opening of its dramatic new waterfront hotel in Doha, introducing the company’s elegant ... Read More

Platov International becomes first ever five-star Russian airport

Platov International becomes first ever five-star Russian airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2019 19:20 0

One of the newest Russian airports, Platov International Airport in the city of Rostov-on-Don, has received the highest mark from the UK-based ranking organization Skytrax, ... Read More

Putin: Russia will keep moving towards lifting restrictions for tourists

Putin: Russia will keep moving towards lifting restrictions for tourists

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019 18:25 0

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

2,000 Nigerians still in Russia illegally long after FIFA World Cup ended

2,000 Nigerians still in Russia illegally long after FIFA World Cup ended

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 2, 2019 02:15 0

Almost 2,000 Nigerian football fans who arrived in Russia for the FIFA 2018 World Cup are still in the country, making up the largest number ... Read More

Russia: Visa-free entry for foreign visitors with ‘Fan IDs’ ends December 31

Russia: Visa-free entry for foreign visitors with ‘Fan IDs’ ends December 31

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018 22:50 0

The Russian Interior Ministry announced that a visa-free entry to Russia for the foreign visitors of the 2018 FIFA World Cup matches ends on December ... Read More

FC Bayern: Not only Munich is proud according to Qatar Airways

FC Bayern: Not only Munich is proud according to Qatar Airways

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018 19:33 0

FC Bayern soccer match against RB Leipzig at the Allianz Arena in Munich made not only the citizens in the Bavarian capital city of Munich ... Read More

Thailand Tourism Safety Image in question?

Thailand Tourism Safety Image in question?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018 10:53 0

A conflict between FIFA, Australia, and Bahrain on a human rights and an asylum case for involving a pro football star Hakeem AlAraibi wanted by ... Read More

It’s not only FRAPORT or LHR: Also Europe’s regional airports are taking off

It’s not only FRAPORT or LHR: Also Europe’s regional airports are taking off

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 17, 2018 18:20 0

When thinking about airports in Europe, most travel professionals are thinking about London Heathrow, FRAPORT, Munich, Paris De Gaulle. However, Europe’s regional airports are becoming more and ... Read More

Qatar Airways applauds the draw for 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup

Qatar Airways applauds the draw for 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018 06:05 0

Qatar Airways was pleased to be a part of the exciting draw for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup, which took place on Saturday 8 ... Read More

Top reasons you can’t miss traveling to France next year

Top reasons you can’t miss traveling to France next year

editor editor- December 6, 2018 13:02 0

2019 is shaping up to be an especially dynamic year for visiting France. Read More

What’s new in France for 2019?

What’s new in France for 2019?

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018 12:45 0

France is always an exciting destination but the year ahead promises a buffet of intriguing events beyond the capitol. Here are the top reasons to ... Read More

Centara Unveils Majestic Hotel in the Heart of Doha’s Business District

Centara Unveils Majestic Hotel in the Heart of Doha’s Business District

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- December 5, 2018 19:08 0

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hospitality group, has made its debut in Qatar with the launch of a spectacular new seaview hotel in Doha, the ... Read More

Emirates speaking out against racism in soccer

Emirates speaking out against racism in soccer

editor editor- November 21, 2011 04:28 0

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The uproar over President Sepp Blatter's comments has prompted a prominent FIFA sponsor to speak out against rasism in soccer. Read More

Will Tanzania get a share of the 2010 FIFA World Cup bonanza?

Will Tanzania get a share of the 2010 FIFA World Cup bonanza?

editor editor- March 29, 2010 08:20 0

The eagerly awaited 2010 FIFA World Soccer Cup (WSC) is just two months away. Read More

FIFA vs Kulula Air, round two

FIFA vs Kulula Air, round two

editor editor- March 23, 2010 06:03 0

Budget airline Kulula had felt FIFA's wrath yesterday when the world football authority blocked their ad in which it said that it was the 'Unofficial ... Read More

Debate over room demand for 2010 FIFA World Cup rages on

Debate over room demand for 2010 FIFA World Cup rages on

editor editor- February 5, 2010 05:10 0

FIFA’s announcement that it has released 65,000 of its MATCH-booked rooms in the western Cape has caused considerable debate about the actual demand for accommodation ... Read More

Final FIFA World Cup draw a great celebration of Africa

Final FIFA World Cup draw a great celebration of Africa

editor editor- December 5, 2009 03:40 0

The CEO of the 2010 FIFA World Cup Organizing Committee South Africa, Dr. Danny Jordaan, said the Final Draw held in Cape Town tonight delivered ... Read More

Tanzania tourism to reap nothing from World Cup, others to gain

Tanzania tourism to reap nothing from World Cup, others to gain

editor editor- August 24, 2009 07:23 0

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania (eTN) - Failure by Tanzanian government authorities to design and strategize plans that would put this African tourist destination in Southern ... Read More

South Africa tourist slump sees growing retrenchments

South Africa tourist slump sees growing retrenchments

editor editor- July 19, 2009 21:12 0

A slump in tourism and conferences is hitting the hotel and events industry hard, particularly in Cape Town and Durban. Read More

The 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup visitors are coming back for more

The 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup visitors are coming back for more

editor editor- July 15, 2009 05:27 0

Cape Town - The 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup was given the thumbs up by FIFA and now, the findings of a survey commissioned by Cape ... Read More

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