Tag: Homeland security

U.S. Travel Applauds Dept. of Homeland Security REAL ID Measure
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U.S. Travel Applauds Dept. of Homeland Security REAL ID Measure

editor editor- February 20, 2020

The REAL ID Act establishes minimum security standards for the issuance and production of a license and prohibits Federal agencies ... Read More

Re-defining “undocumented”: TSA allows illegal immigrants board flights without any ID
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Re-defining “undocumented”: TSA allows illegal immigrants board flights without any ID

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019

US Transportation Security Administration has brought a new meaning to the term "undocumented" by permitting illegal aliens to fly domestically, ... Read More

DNA test shows 30% of migrants detained at US border not related to ‘their’ children
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DNA test shows 30% of migrants detained at US border not related to ‘their’ children

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019

DNA tests of migrant children arrested at the US-Mexico border with their families have revealed the minors were not related ... Read More

US Travel: Deployment of TSA agents on southern border could result in turmoil for business and leisure travel
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US Travel: Deployment of TSA agents on southern border could result in turmoil for business and leisure travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Barnes issued the following statement on reports that ... Read More

How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism
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How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

African Tourism Board, (ATB)  has travel and security on its top agenda when attracting visitors to the continent. At the upcoming ... Read More

U.S. Department of Homeland Security McAleenan  appointment: U.S. Travel Association issues statement
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U.S. Department of Homeland Security McAleenan appointment: U.S. Travel Association issues statement

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the announced appointment of Kevin K. McAleenan ... Read More

US citizen international departures up 6% in 2018
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US citizen international departures up 6% in 2018

editor editor- April 4, 2019

U.S. air travel to overseas markets totaled 41.8 million, up nine percent for the year. Regional results were: Europe, 17.7 million travelers, up ... Read More

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors
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African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors

editor editor- March 25, 2019

The official launch of the newly-founded African Tourism Board is only two weeks away, and the U.S.-based interim Chairman Juergen ... Read More

TSA Union: Government shutdown threatens aviation security!
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TSA Union: Government shutdown threatens aviation security!

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox Sr. today issued the following statement: "As the representative of ... Read More

Wayne County Airport Authority welcomes new CEO
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Wayne County Airport Authority welcomes new CEO

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

The Wayne County Airport Authority Board of Directors confirmed the appointment of Chad Newton as Chief Executive Officer of the ... Read More

US issues travel advisory for Manila’s Ninoy Aquino International Airport
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US issues travel advisory for Manila’s Ninoy Aquino International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has announced that the aviation security at Manila's Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL) does ... Read More

Trump Administration responds to North Korea
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Trump Administration responds to North Korea

editor editor- August 16, 2017

The Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD), in conjunction with the Mariana Regional Fusion Center (MRFC), and ... Read More

Guam tourism: Same threat different day and Guam’s beaches are busy today
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Guam tourism: Same threat different day and Guam’s beaches are busy today

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 9, 2017

North Korea wants to attack US military establishments in Guam, USA. Guam, home to about 6,000 US troops, is strategically ... Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau event lights up Pleasure Island Tumon with over 12,000 in attendance
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Guam Visitors Bureau event lights up Pleasure Island Tumon with over 12,000 in attendance

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 1, 2017

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is proud to announce the BBQ competition winners of the fifth annual Pleasure Island Guam ... Read More

2015 US overseas visitation estimates released
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2015 US overseas visitation estimates released

editor editor- July 29, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC - The US Department of Commerce, National Travel & Tourism Office (NTTO), today announced the results of its ... Read More

Guam welcomes 10 charter flights for Chinese Lunar New Year
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Guam welcomes 10 charter flights for Chinese Lunar New Year

editor editor- February 1, 2014

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is pleased to announce the first of three inaugural charter flights from ... Read More

Proposed border fee for Canadians ruffles snowbird feathers
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Proposed border fee for Canadians ruffles snowbird feathers

editor editor- April 22, 2013

TORONTO, Canada - The United States government wants Canadians to pay to enter the United States to help ease their ... Read More

Russia travel agents excited about Guam USA
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Russia travel agents excited about Guam USA

editor editor- April 4, 2012

TUMON, Guam - A Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) delegation, led by Senator Tina Rose Muña Barnes, conducted separate Guam Destination ... Read More

UK tourists arrested, barred from US, deported over Twitter joke
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UK tourists arrested, barred from US, deported over Twitter joke

editor editor- January 31, 2012

Two pals were barred from entering the US after innocent tweets joking about "destroying America" were picked up by the ... Read More

Russian family first to visit Guam under visa waiver program
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Russian family first to visit Guam under visa waiver program

editor editor- January 26, 2012

TUMON, Guam - On January 17, 2012, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) welcomed the first Russian visitors since the US ... Read More

Travel Joke: Airport Screening
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Travel Joke: Airport Screening

editor editor- January 10, 2012

2011 End-of-Year statistics on Airport screening from the Department of Homeland Security: Terrorist Plots Discovered 0 Read More

Guam readies to welcome Russian visitors
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Guam readies to welcome Russian visitors

editor editor- January 4, 2012

TUMON, Guam - Since the announcement by the Department of Homeland Security approving Parole Authority for Russian Visitors to Guam, ... Read More

Guam-CNMI Visa Waiver Forum held on Guam
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Guam-CNMI Visa Waiver Forum held on Guam

editor editor- December 5, 2011

TUMON, Guam - The Department of Homeland Security last week granted visa parole authority for Russian visitors to come to ... Read More

Terrorists’ boots on the ground lead to travel fears
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Terrorists’ boots on the ground lead to travel fears

editor editor- April 11, 2011

Is it by design or accident that crime on surface transportation often comes under the media radar screen. Read More

Airlines push governments on security
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Airlines push governments on security

editor editor- October 30, 2010

Airline industry officials this week began what became a chorus of calls to take a second look at security procedures ... Read More

Napolitano talks about boosting airline security
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Napolitano talks about boosting airline security

editor editor- January 27, 2010

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano briefed reporters today on her trip last week to Europe to meet with ... Read More

DHS: Russian and Chinese tourists will still be able to enter CNMI without visas
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DHS: Russian and Chinese tourists will still be able to enter CNMI without visas

editor editor- October 22, 2009

Guam - The Department of Homeland Security's State and Territories Director Rick Swigart said that he informed CNMI Governor Benigno ... Read More

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US Department of Homeland Security begins test of biometric exit procedures

editor editor- May 29, 2009

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today began collecting biometrics - digital fingerprints - from non-US citizens departing the ... Read More

Homeland Security’s files on travelers – useful information or a big waste of time (and taxpayers’ money)?
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Homeland Security’s files on travelers – useful information or a big waste of time (and taxpayers’ money)?

editor editor- January 9, 2009

The oversize white envelope bore the blue logo of the Department of Homeland Security. Inside, I found 20 photocopies of ... Read More

TSA issues advisory for travel to Venezuela
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TSA issues advisory for travel to Venezuela

editor editor- September 12, 2008

The US Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced today that the agency has been unable to assess ... Read More

Homeland Security passes the buck for it’s new nonsense to the travel industry
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Homeland Security passes the buck for it’s new nonsense to the travel industry

editor editor- April 23, 2008

WASHINGTON - Airline and cruise ship companies will be required to fingerprint foreign nationals leaving the United States under a ... Read More

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