Tag: finances

Uganda tour operators warn of mass protests over proposed Murchison Falls dam
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Uganda tour operators warn of mass protests over proposed Murchison Falls dam

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- June 12, 2019

In an advertisement in “The New Vision” daily by the Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERA) on June 7, a notice of ... Read More

$1.3 million in scholarships awarded to hospitality students
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$1.3 million in scholarships awarded to hospitality students

editor editor- May 15, 2019

The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Foundation (AHLEF), the charitable giving arm of the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA), ... Read More

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

Côte d’Ivoire seeks African Development Bank’s support for $5.8 billion tourism plan
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Côte d’Ivoire seeks African Development Bank’s support for $5.8 billion tourism plan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

Ivorian Minister of Tourism Siandou Fofana on 25 April 2019 presented a strategy document aimed at making Côte d’Ivoire Africa’s ... Read More

Death for gay guests at Beverly Hills Hotel or Hotel Bel‑Air? Dorchester Collection issues a statement
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Death for gay guests at Beverly Hills Hotel or Hotel Bel‑Air? Dorchester Collection issues a statement

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019

The Beverly Hills Hotel and Hotel Bel-Air are part of the Dorchester Collection group and upscale 5-star accommodation in Beverly Hills ... Read More

WOW Air shut down: Thousands stranded
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WOW Air shut down: Thousands stranded

editor editor- March 28, 2019

This is the email WOW Air passengers received after the airline shut down and flights were canceled: Dear WOW air ... Read More

Alitalia airline: The ongoing medley
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Alitalia airline: The ongoing medley

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 20, 2019

The journey of Gianfranco Battisti, CEO of Ferrovie Dello Stato Italiane (FS), to the United States would have borne its ... Read More

Mexico closes most of its tourist offices abroad
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Mexico closes most of its tourist offices abroad

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 26, 2019

The Consejo de Promoción Turistica de México, the main public body for Mexican tourism, is closing all of its 21 ... Read More

IATA’s chief speaks at CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha
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IATA’s chief speaks at CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Alexandre de Juniac, IATA’s Director General and CEO addressed the CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha, Qatar today: ... Read More

Americans express mixed feelings about job market and economy
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Americans express mixed feelings about job market and economy

editor editor- February 27, 2013

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Over the past few months the stock market has soared, with the Dow Jones Index hitting ... Read More

Queensland at risk of becoming “Spain of Australian states”
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Queensland at risk of becoming “Spain of Australian states”

editor editor- July 25, 2012

Queensland's finances are in a "shambles" but it is not Spain, according to a tourism industry insider. Read More

Sarkozy: Letting Greece into Eurozone was a mistake
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Sarkozy: Letting Greece into Eurozone was a mistake

editor editor- October 28, 2011

NEW YORK - At long last, European leaders took a significant step forward on the long road toward resolving the ... Read More

Standard & Poor cuts US triple-A debt rating
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Standard & Poor cuts US triple-A debt rating

editor editor- August 6, 2011

Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said today that it lowered its long-term sovereign credit rating on the United States of ... Read More

Global recovery must start with the poor
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Global recovery must start with the poor

editor editor- June 2, 2011

Unjustified cuts in aid to the poor during a financial crisis could violate human rights standards, and economic recovery must ... Read More

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IATA: Airline finances rebounded strongly in Q1

editor editor- June 4, 2010

GENEVA - Airline finances rebounded strongly in the first quarter of this year, as a strong increase in cargo and ... Read More

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Airline finances may hurt safety, Sullenberger says

editor editor- February 25, 2009

The pilot hailed for landing a disabled jet on New York’s Hudson River last month said cost cutting in the ... Read More

Alitalia could attract renewed TPG interest if airline declared insolvent
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Alitalia could attract renewed TPG interest if airline declared insolvent

editor editor- April 28, 2008

MILAN (Thomson Financial) - U.S. private equity fund Texas Pacific Group (TPG) could be interested in Alitalia SpA again, if ... Read More

Check your airline’s financial health before buying a ticket
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Check your airline’s financial health before buying a ticket

editor editor- April 15, 2008

With airlines filing for bankruptcy in rapid succession, it's hard to know what to do as a consumer. Each time ... Read More

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