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Official update on Ebola by the Uganda Minister of Health
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Official update on Ebola by the Uganda Minister of Health

editor editor- June 13, 2019

Ebola is gaining attention in Uganda while tourism remains safe. This is a tough message to sell, but authorities are ... Read More

Choice Hotels corporate travel focus
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Choice Hotels corporate travel focus

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

Choice Hotels International, Inc. will launch a new nationwide advertising campaign June 17 that reinforces its commitment to welcoming both ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 4, 2019

Alongside President and Secretary Clinton, Jamaica's Minister for Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett spoke today the ongoing 4th meeting of ... Read More

Hilton: 200th hotel opening in the China market
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Hilton: 200th hotel opening in the China market

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Hilton ushered in a milestone in its China market development with the grand opening of its 200th hotel -- Canopy ... Read More

Bartlett Announces the Establishment of Four New Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centres
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Bartlett Announces the Establishment of Four New Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centres

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett says four Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centres (GTRCM) will be opened in Japan, ... Read More

IATA sets trends for Global Aviation on Environment, Slots, Baggage Tracking, One ID and Disabled Passengers
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IATA sets trends for Global Aviation on Environment, Slots, Baggage Tracking, One ID and Disabled Passengers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

IATA's 75th Annual General Meeting in Seoul, South Korea passed five important resolutions setting the trend in the global aviation ... Read More

Chances a tourist swallows a Rat Lungworm on a Hawaii vacation?
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Chances a tourist swallows a Rat Lungworm on a Hawaii vacation?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 25, 2019

Millions of tourists visit Hawaii every year. The Hawaii Tourism Authority remains silent on the fact that 75% of slugs ... Read More

Do I need a VPN on my phone when traveling abroad?
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Do I need a VPN on my phone when traveling abroad?

editor editor- May 14, 2019

The internet has quickly become an essential component of human civilization, and it is more of a necessity now. The ... Read More

UNWTO launches Guidelines for the Development of Gastronomy Tourism
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UNWTO launches Guidelines for the Development of Gastronomy Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 14, 2019

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Basque Culinary Center (BCC) have launched a new set of guidelines to help ... Read More

Jamaica Global Resilience Centre to open in October
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Jamaica Global Resilience Centre to open in October

editor editor- May 8, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre is scheduled to open by ... Read More

Indian Tourism booming by the trillions
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Indian Tourism booming by the trillions

editor editor- April 30, 2019

A new report shows that the systematic growth, maintenance, and sustainable development of tourism destinations for India, as well as ... Read More

How Emirates is supporting and preserving biodiversity
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How Emirates is supporting and preserving biodiversity

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2019

Taking its environmental responsibilities seriously and championing wildlife conservation across different corners of the planet, the Emirates Group is playing ... Read More

UNWTO World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism to analyze sector’s potential
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UNWTO World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism to analyze sector’s potential

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 16, 2019

The countdown begins for the 5th World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism to be held on 2 and 3 May in ... Read More

UNWTO: Balearic Islands first tourism destination developed under 2030 Agenda
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UNWTO: Balearic Islands first tourism destination developed under 2030 Agenda

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

Deploying new resources and actions for the progressive adaptation of the Balearic Islands (Mallorca, Menorca and Formentera) to the objectives ... Read More

Developing safety and security for children during travel
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Developing safety and security for children during travel

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- April 2, 2019

Safety and security are always a concern of the travel industry, no matter who the traveler might be. A major ... Read More

Disney Parks: Just say no to ice… and smoking and large strollers
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Disney Parks: Just say no to ice… and smoking and large strollers

editor editor- March 29, 2019

As of May 1, 2019, no ice, no smoking, and no large strollers will be allowed at Walt Disney World, ... Read More

Facing the Demographic Challenge through Tourism and Innovation
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Facing the Demographic Challenge through Tourism and Innovation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 27, 2019

Facing the Demographic Challenge through Tourism and Innovation", opening event today was attended by Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez; Spain’s Minister ... Read More

Sexually assaulted by hotel staff? TripAdvisor tells woman leave a review
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Sexually assaulted by hotel staff? TripAdvisor tells woman leave a review

editor editor- March 19, 2019

TripAdvisor is the largest travel site in the world, with 456 million people visiting the site every month to search ... Read More

Vietjet: We do not fly Boeing 737 MAX aircraft
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Vietjet: We do not fly Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Vietjet does not operate any flights with Boeing 737 MAX aircraft. We are currently operating with a fleet entirely composed ... Read More

JetBlue celebrates Black History Month with poster of cop killer at JFK Airport
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JetBlue celebrates Black History Month with poster of cop killer at JFK Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

JetBlue has apologized for using a poster of Assata Shakur, an activist who was convicted of killing a police officer, ... Read More

IATA urges government-airline industry dialogue in Mexico
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IATA urges government-airline industry dialogue in Mexico

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on the government of Mexico to work closely with the air transport industry ... Read More

eTN interview with Cuban Tourism Office Councilor: Major plans for island’s tourism revival
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eTN interview with Cuban Tourism Office Councilor: Major plans for island’s tourism revival

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 18, 2019

Launched in November 2018, Cuba's celebration of the 500th anniversary of the founding of San Cristobal de la Habana will ... Read More

IATA urges US government, industry, to work together to grow aviation’s benefits 
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IATA urges US government, industry, to work together to grow aviation’s benefits 

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged the United States government and industry to work together to ensure that aviation ... Read More

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Jamaica takes the lead on Global Tourism Resilience Management

editor editor- February 8, 2019

Resilience is everybody’s business. All policymakers in the Caribbean must be concerned about the resilience of their national sectors amid ... 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

Centara supports healthier food policy, completely eliminates trans fat across the group
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Centara supports healthier food policy, completely eliminates trans fat across the group

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- January 31, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, announced it has discontinued all use of trans fat in its food ... Read More

African Union to reveal details on issuance of African passport
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African Union to reveal details on issuance of African passport

editor editor- January 8, 2019

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

Say no to ‘mankind’: Political correctness continues to run amok in EU Parliament
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Say no to ‘mankind’: Political correctness continues to run amok in EU Parliament

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 27, 2018

European Parliament, faced with a fracturing union plagued by internal squabbles, has taken decisive action to solve the bloc’s numerous ... Read More

Airbnb fights back after opponents circulate fake news
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Airbnb fights back after opponents circulate fake news

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 13, 2018

Opponents and those competing with Airbnb are hotels, resorts, and community activists. Are these opponents now in the business of ... Read More

Wide-bodied aircrafts return to Calicut International
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Wide-bodied aircrafts return to Calicut International

editor editor- December 4, 2018

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has announced the resumption of wide-bodied aircraft operations from Calicut International Airport. Read More

How to look magnificent while traveling: The Indie Beauty Expo
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How to look magnificent while traveling: The Indie Beauty Expo

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- November 24, 2018

Get in Line. If you have even the slightest interest in your FACE and BODY – this is a show ... Read More

CNMI: U.S. Immigration rules about to destroy tourism on a remote Island territory
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CNMI: U.S. Immigration rules about to destroy tourism on a remote Island territory

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2016

Yes, it's part of the United States of America, but it's 10 time hours and more than 20 hours travel ... Read More

Indian government backs off on tiger tourism ban
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Indian government backs off on tiger tourism ban

editor editor- August 22, 2012

JAIPUR, India - A month after the Supreme Court banned tourism in core areas of tiger reserves on the basis ... Read More

New AAA hotel rating guidelines accommodate member expectations
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New AAA hotel rating guidelines accommodate member expectations

editor editor- August 1, 2012

ORLANDO, Fla. - The voice of the consumer just got louder during the only comprehensive North American hotel inspections and ... Read More

ETOA:  Responding to swine flu ‘seems to pander to stupidity’
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ETOA: Responding to swine flu ‘seems to pander to stupidity’

editor editor- May 6, 2009

The European Tour Operators Association has said ever since Dr Margaret Chan, the director of the World Health Organization (WHO), ... Read More

New rules for Dubai seek to tame expat exploits
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New rules for Dubai seek to tame expat exploits

editor editor- March 17, 2009

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A peck on the cheek in public? Probably OK. Steamy embrace? Get a room. Read More

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