Tag: finances

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

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

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- June 12, 2019 18:54 0

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

$1.3 million in scholarships awarded to hospitality students

$1.3 million in scholarships awarded to hospitality students

editor editor- May 15, 2019 01:18 0

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

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019 02:20 0

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

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019 20:15 0

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

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

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 00:34 0

The Beverly Hills Hotel and Hotel Bel-Air are part of the Dorchester Collection group and upscale 5-star accommodation in Beverly Hills 2 miles from West Hollywood, ... Read More

WOW Air shut down: Thousands stranded

WOW Air shut down: Thousands stranded

editor editor- March 28, 2019 18:10 0

This is the email WOW Air passengers received after the airline shut down and flights were canceled: Dear WOW air guest, thank you for contacting ... Read More

Alitalia airline: The ongoing medley

Alitalia airline: The ongoing medley

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 20, 2019 21:57 0

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

Mexico closes most of its tourist offices abroad

Mexico closes most of its tourist offices abroad

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 26, 2019 01:56 0

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

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019 16:20 0

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

Americans express mixed feelings about job market and economy

Americans express mixed feelings about job market and economy

editor editor- February 27, 2013 07:54 0

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

Queensland at risk of becoming “Spain of Australian states”

Queensland at risk of becoming “Spain of Australian states”

editor editor- July 25, 2012 09:59 0

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

Sarkozy: Letting Greece into Eurozone was a mistake

editor editor- October 28, 2011 06:26 0

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

Standard & Poor cuts US triple-A debt rating

Standard & Poor cuts US triple-A debt rating

editor editor- August 6, 2011 08:13 0

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

Global recovery must start with the poor

Global recovery must start with the poor

editor editor- June 2, 2011 03:53 0

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

IATA: Airline finances rebounded strongly in Q1

editor editor- June 4, 2010 02:14 0

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

Airline finances may hurt safety, Sullenberger says

editor editor- February 25, 2009 03:10 0

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

Alitalia could attract renewed TPG interest if airline declared insolvent

Alitalia could attract renewed TPG interest if airline declared insolvent

editor editor- April 28, 2008 07:19 0

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

Check your airline’s financial health before buying a ticket

Check your airline’s financial health before buying a ticket

editor editor- April 15, 2008 04:06 0

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

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