Tag: FIFA

IMEX lands speakers from FIFA & Interaction Design Association
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IMEX lands speakers from FIFA & Interaction Design Association

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2020

FIFA’s Senior Sustainability Advocacy Manager and the Executive Director of the Interaction Design Association are among the top name speakers ... Read More

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

Russia's Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov today said that the tax-free system can be extended to all Russian ... Read More

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

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

Moscow Domodedovo Airport opens new entry to the multilevel car parking
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Moscow Domodedovo Airport opens new entry to the multilevel car parking

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019

Qatar Airways, the Official Partner and Official Airline of FIFA, was delighted and honoured to have played a full part ... Read More

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

The Mayor of Moscow said on Thursday that Russian capital’s authorities plan to create a large-scale facial recognition system comprising ... Read More

This May Puerto Vallarta is the land of celebration
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This May Puerto Vallarta is the land of celebration

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

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

Dusit International makes its grand debut  in Qatar
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Dusit International makes its grand debut in Qatar

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

Upper house of the Russian parliament, the Federation Council, have passed on Monday a bill allowing foreign tourists with Fan-IDs ... Read More

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

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

Platov International becomes first ever five-star Russian airport
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Platov International becomes first ever five-star Russian airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2019

One of the newest Russian airports, Platov International Airport in the city of Rostov-on-Don, has received the highest mark from ... 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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 2, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018

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

Thailand Tourism Safety Image in question?
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Thailand Tourism Safety Image in question?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 17, 2018

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018

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

What’s new in France for 2019?
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What’s new in France for 2019?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018

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

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

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- December 5, 2018

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

Emirates speaking out against racism in soccer
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Emirates speaking out against racism in soccer

editor editor- November 21, 2011

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

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

editor editor- March 29, 2010

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

FIFA vs Kulula Air, round two
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FIFA vs Kulula Air, round two

editor editor- March 23, 2010

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

Debate over room demand for 2010 FIFA World Cup rages on
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Debate over room demand for 2010 FIFA World Cup rages on

editor editor- February 5, 2010

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

Final FIFA World Cup draw a great celebration of Africa
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Final FIFA World Cup draw a great celebration of Africa

editor editor- December 5, 2009

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

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

editor editor- August 24, 2009

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

South Africa tourist slump sees growing retrenchments
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South Africa tourist slump sees growing retrenchments

editor editor- July 19, 2009

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
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The 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup visitors are coming back for more

editor editor- July 15, 2009

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

South African Tourism pins hope on World Cup
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South African Tourism pins hope on World Cup

editor editor- April 2, 2009

Passengers on the flight from London via Amsterdam to Cape Town were in holiday mood, desperate to escape from the ... Read More

FIFA shifts focus to attracting tourists as 2010 stadiums near completion
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FIFA shifts focus to attracting tourists as 2010 stadiums near completion

editor editor- January 27, 2009

With only 500 days remaining until the opening ceremony of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, the governing body would focus ... Read More