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Sustainable framework needed for small and medium tourism enterprises says Minister Bartlett

Sustainable framework needed for small and medium tourism enterprises says Minister Bartlett

editor editor- January 29, 2019 21:31 0

Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says that there is a growing need to build a smart and sustainable framework to better integrate Small and Medium ... Read More

Ghana beefs up leisure tourism

editor editor- January 29, 2019 21:16 0

According to the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) leisure travel spending (inbound and domestic) generated 66.5% of direct Travel & Tourism GDP in 2017 ... Read More

Reunion and Madagascar Presidents discuss regional cooperation

Reunion and Madagascar Presidents discuss regional cooperation

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- January 29, 2019 01:44 0

A meeting took place between the President of the Réunion Region, Didier Robert, and the new President of the Republic of Madagascar, His Excellency Andry ... Read More

Spanish investors on board with Jamaica training and pension scheme

Spanish investors on board with Jamaica training and pension scheme

editor editor- January 29, 2019 00:40 0

The largest block of Spanish hoteliers and investors, Inverotel, has indicated they are fully on board with training through the Jamaica Centre of Tourism Innovation ... Read More

Cruise tourism benefits Western Cape

Cruise tourism benefits Western Cape

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- January 28, 2019 21:19 0

The MS Queen Elizabeth and the MSC Musica luxury cruise liners docked at Cape Town harbour on Friday, January 18, bringing a wave of economic ... Read More

Government of Canada investing in safety at Baie-Comeau Airport

Government of Canada investing in safety at Baie-Comeau Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019 02:10 0

Canadians, tourists and businesses benefit from safe and well-maintained airports. From visiting friends and family, to travelling to medical appointments, or getting goods to market, ... Read More

Happy Birthday, Jumbo! Legendary Boeing 747 turns 50

Happy Birthday, Jumbo! Legendary Boeing 747 turns 50

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019 17:40 0

It's been 50 years since the first Boeing 747-100 took off over Seattle on its official maiden flight on February 9th, 1969 – to the ... Read More

Prague Airport opens new Commercial Zone

Prague Airport opens new Commercial Zone

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019 15:30 0

Prague Airport has launched operations of a new commercial zone at Terminal 2 featuring a total of 2,200 sq.m. The new area, located right after ... Read More

Railway Campaign for foreign tourists to Japan features famous comic character

Railway Campaign for foreign tourists to Japan features famous comic character

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- January 24, 2019 07:42 0

Seibu Railway Co., Ltd. -- which links the Tokyo hubs of Ikebukuro and Shinjuku with well-established destinations, Chichibu and Kawagoe, in Saitama Prefecture -- has ... Read More

Federal employees impacted by government shutdown at Silicon Valley Airport get help

Federal employees impacted by government shutdown at Silicon Valley Airport get help

editor editor- January 24, 2019 02:47 0

Produce and non-perishable foods weer distributed to SJC staff affected by the government shutdown. Read More

Italian Railways CEO announces over 4,000 new recruits

Italian Railways CEO announces over 4,000 new recruits

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- January 17, 2019 02:29 0

The CEO of the Italian Railways Group announced that over 4,000 new employees will be recruited during 2019. Read More

$12.60 per gallon: Zimbabwe sets world’s gasoline price record

$12.60 per gallon: Zimbabwe sets world’s gasoline price record

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 15, 2019 16:45 0

Zimbabwe is in the midst of an severe economic crisis and acute shortage of foreign currency, which has led to fuel, bread and other essential ... Read More

African Union to reveal details on issuance of African passport

African Union to reveal details on issuance of African passport

editor editor- January 8, 2019 02:50 0

The AU will present specific details on the production and issuance of the African passport. Read More

Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW

Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW

Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 5, 2019 19:29 0

In New York, thousands art connoisseurs, collectors, gallery owners (and their staff), interior designers converged on the Park Avenue Armory to raise money for charities. Read More

UNWTO chief: Growth of African Tourism as industry remains resilient

UNWTO chief: Growth of African Tourism as industry remains resilient

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018 17:30 0

The festive season in Africa also marks the highest season in the tourism industry, as demand for getaway destinations in the continent surges. According to ... Read More

Iran announces its first sports trade show

Iran announces its first sports trade show

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 25, 2018 00:15 0

Iran is planning to hold its first sports trade show on January 9 and January 10, 2019, official IRNA news agency reported. The exhibition, to ... Read More

Asia thumps New York fashion

Asia thumps New York fashion

Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 22, 2018 21:04 0

According to the Business of Fashion Report (McKinsey & Company 2017), “The West will no longer be the global stronghold for fashion sales.” Read More

Top countries most of world’s ultra-wealthy call home

Top countries most of world’s ultra-wealthy call home

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018 19:40 0

Aggregate global wealth grew by $14 trillion, hitting an enormous figure of $317 trillion over the 12 months through the end of October, according to ... Read More

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018 19:10 0

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

Air Partner delivering humanitarian aid

Air Partner delivering humanitarian aid

editor editor- December 19, 2018 02:21 0

Air Partner delivers relief goods and humanitarian aid to those in need throughout the year. Read More

Vancouver International Airport welcomes 25-millionth airline passenger

Vancouver International Airport welcomes 25-millionth airline passenger

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2018 23:15 0

Today, Vancouver International Airport (YVR) served its 25-millionth annual passenger, two years ahead of forecast. This accelerated growth can be attributed to a strong B.C. ... Read More

Local farmers earn over $39 million from tourism

Local farmers earn over $39 million from tourism

editor editor- December 14, 2018 13:41 0

The Jamaica Tourism Agri-Linkages Exchange (ALEX) pilot project has assisted 400 local farmers with the marketing of approximately 360,000 kg of agricultural produce valued at ... Read More

Africa Hospitality Report 2018/19 launched

Africa Hospitality Report 2018/19 launched

editor editor- December 13, 2018 13:27 0

The 2nd edition of Jumia’s Africa Hospitality Report looks at the 2017/2018 trends in the continent’s tourism, travel, hospitality and aviation industries. Read More

Highlight of 2018 China Sports Culture Expo & China Sports Tourism Expo

Highlight of 2018 China Sports Culture Expo & China Sports Tourism Expo

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018 10:00 0

On December 11th, the grand opening ceremony of the 2018 China Sports Culture Expo & China Sports Tourism Expo. China Sports Culture Expo is hosted ... Read More

Minister Bartlett to deliver remarks at official opening of Agri-linkages Exchange Center

Minister Bartlett to deliver remarks at official opening of Agri-linkages Exchange Center

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018 05:02 0

Jamaica's Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett will deliver remarks at the opening of the Agri-linkages Exchange (ALEX) Center. ALEX is an innovative online platform, which facilitates ... Read More

Benchmark to eliminate single use plastics from all 80 hotels

Benchmark to eliminate single use plastics from all 80 hotels

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2018 05:27 0

"I want to say one word to you. Just one word… Plastics.” Those immortal lines from The Graduate, an iconic film released in 1967, was ... Read More

Singapore tourists’ customer satisfaction levels drop

Singapore tourists’ customer satisfaction levels drop

editor editor- November 21, 2012 06:43 0

SINGAPORE: A survey has found that tourists are less satisfied with the quality of goods and services in Singapore compared to the year before. Read More

Cuban “mule” industry, fueled by Bush-era travel restrictions, may be on its way out

Cuban “mule” industry, fueled by Bush-era travel restrictions, may be on its way out

editor editor- September 11, 2009 06:49 0

On the streets of Havana, sidewalk vendors offer Lacoste sunglasses, Adidas sneakers and many other foreign-designer wares - many acquired from Miami visitors who carry ... Read More

New York? London? Moscow? Guess again…

New York? London? Moscow? Guess again…

editor editor- June 20, 2009 08:46 0

Thinking about going traveling overseas this summer? If you’re American, you might want to avoid Japan. Read More

Amid oil boom, inflation makes Saudis feel poorer

Amid oil boom, inflation makes Saudis feel poorer

editor editor- July 9, 2008 08:02 0

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Sultan al-Mazeen recently stopped at a gas station to fill up his SUV, paying 45 cents a gallon — about one-tenth ... Read More

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