Tag: housing

Smart City Policy Group hosts first short-term rental regulations summit
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Smart City Policy Group hosts first short-term rental regulations summit

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Smart City Policy Group will host a first-of-its-kind short-term rental regulations conference - Smart City Policy Summit - on August ... Read More

Homosexuality is a sin: South Korea’s Gay Pride Festival
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Homosexuality is a sin: South Korea’s Gay Pride Festival

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 1, 2019

Thousands of members of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community from Korea mixed with tourists from around Asia and ... Read More

Montreal Gay Village shines as LGBTQ and contemporary art beacon
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Montreal Gay Village shines as LGBTQ and contemporary art beacon

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

Today, the Business Development Corporation (SDC) for the Montreal Village and the Ville-Marie borough, alongside Robert Beaudry, City Councilor for ... Read More

Jamaica Minister Hon. Bartlett: Tourism success held up by dedicated workers
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Jamaica Minister Hon. Bartlett: Tourism success held up by dedicated workers

editor editor- May 11, 2019

The Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, addressed the state of his country’s tourism in the following article written ... Read More

Washington’s new short-term rental law to ‘even playing field for local hotels’
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Washington’s new short-term rental law to ‘even playing field for local hotels’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed Substitute House Bill 1798, concerning short-term rentals, into law. This bill was a top priority ... Read More

Caribbean citizenship by investment: Dominica’s five-star resort launches new opportunities in Dubai
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Caribbean citizenship by investment: Dominica’s five-star resort launches new opportunities in Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 6, 2019

During an event held recently at Dubai's One&Only Royal Mirage Hotel, Caribbean hotel developers GEMS Holdings Limited presented The Residences ... Read More

Hong Kong remains world’s priciest housing market
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Hong Kong remains world’s priciest housing market

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 14, 2019

Hong Kong has kept the crown as the most expensive city to buy property in, while two other Chinese cities ... Read More

Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 
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Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- April 6, 2019

The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is a trade association that represents hotel owners. As of 2018, AAHOA has ... Read More

Grange Pen to get a J$960 million infrastructural upgrade
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Grange Pen to get a J$960 million infrastructural upgrade

editor editor- March 30, 2019

The Jamaica Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF) is investing a little under $J1 billion for the Resort Squatter Settlements Upgrade Project ... Read More

Tsuen Wan Line  Derailed: MTR train in HongKong
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Tsuen Wan Line Derailed: MTR train in HongKong

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 18, 2019

Luckily it was only a trial injuring a driver. It could have been worse with thousands of people using MTR trains ... Read More

John Q. Hammons: Master hotel developer and builder
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John Q. Hammons: Master hotel developer and builder

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- March 16, 2019

One of the great hoteliers/developers of our time, John Q. Hammons developed 200 hotel properties in 40 states. But mere ... Read More

For three days, Madrid was the capital of global air traffic management
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For three days, Madrid was the capital of global air traffic management

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

The seventh annual World ATM Congress, held at Feria de Madrid, concluded on Thursday, 14 March. The world's largest air ... Read More

City of Santa Monica prevails against Airbnb and HomeAway in court
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City of Santa Monica prevails against Airbnb and HomeAway in court

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals today affirmed the City of Santa Monica's Home-Sharing Ordinance in the face of a ... Read More

India launches National Common Mobility Card for seamless travel
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India launches National Common Mobility Card for seamless travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

National Common Mobility Card 'One Nation, One Card' for transport mobility was launched by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at ... Read More

The Luxury Collection announces first hotel in Seychelles
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The Luxury Collection announces first hotel in Seychelles

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

The Luxury Collection, part of Marriott International, Inc., today announced its planned debut in the Seychelles with the signing of ... Read More

Can you be a student and a full-time traveller?
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Can you be a student and a full-time traveller?

editor editor- February 26, 2019

It would be worthwhile to clarify that life in travel is not a goal that is mandatory for all. In ... 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

Amsterdam’s mayor: Sex workers are not ‘tourist attraction’
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Amsterdam’s mayor: Sex workers are not ‘tourist attraction’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019

The mayor of Amsterdam has intensified her crusade to change the city's seedy image, criticizing visitors who flock to its ... Read More

dusitD2 Nairobi hotel to reopen after January terrorist attack
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dusitD2 Nairobi hotel to reopen after January terrorist attack

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

Thailand's Dusit International has announced it will reopen the dusitD2 Nairobi hotel at the heart of the 14 Riverside complex ... Read More

How to do Hong Kong on the “Cheapo”
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How to do Hong Kong on the “Cheapo”

editor editor- February 2, 2019

A new website shows how surprisingly affordable Hong Kong can be. The aptly-named "Hong Kong Cheapo" aims to debunk the ... Read More

Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?
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Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation and the Equality Federation Institute released their 5th annual State Equality Index (SEI), ... Read More

Choice Hotels to develop 27 new WoodSpring Suites hotels
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Choice Hotels to develop 27 new WoodSpring Suites hotels

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019

Choice Hotels International, Inc. signed an agreement with CHECO Purchase Company, LLC, a subsidiary of Concord Hospitality, which has newly ... Read More

Ascott crosses 100,000 lodging units globally
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Ascott crosses 100,000 lodging units globally

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- January 21, 2019

CapitaLand’s wholly owned lodging business unit, The Ascott Limited (Ascott), has secured contracts for another 26 properties with over 4,600 ... Read More

Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses
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Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses

editor editor- January 12, 2019

The Hotel Bossert was built in 1909 by Louis Bossert, a Brooklyn lumber magnate, as a residential hotel in Brooklyn ... Read More

Kashmir travelers annoyed by traffic snarls to Srinagar Airport
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Kashmir travelers annoyed by traffic snarls to Srinagar Airport

editor editor- January 1, 2019

Srinagar International Airport is also known as Sheikh-ul-Alam Airport and is plagued with extreme traffic congestion for travelers. Read More

New York City Town Hall stars Mayor DeBlasio
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New York City Town Hall stars Mayor DeBlasio

editor editor- December 31, 2018

It is not a surprise that politics has morphed into an entertainment vehicle. The people who populate the White House ... Read More

Egypt military on mission to safe countries tourism safety reputation
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Egypt military on mission to safe countries tourism safety reputation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

Egyptians authorities are going all out to secure their tourism reputation. Egypt's security forces have killed 40 militants in raids ... Read More

The Living and Itinerant Christmas Crib of Baia and Latina
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The Living and Itinerant Christmas Crib of Baia and Latina

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

Faithful to the origins and, according to tradition from the will of St. Francis to revive in a natural setting ... Read More

Courtyard Burlington, Ontario: Innovative design and flexible space
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Courtyard Burlington, Ontario: Innovative design and flexible space

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 19, 2018

In Canada Courtyard by Marriott Hotel has opened its doors in Burlington, Ontario and ready to serve you. Featuring an ... 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

AIRBNB supports limiting short-term rentals in Los Angeles – not true!
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AIRBNB supports limiting short-term rentals in Los Angeles – not true!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 12, 2018

Los Angeles now joins the growing list of other major U.S. cities, including New York, Washington, D.C., Boston and San ... Read More

Visiting Oahu?  Don’t rent a car, ride a Charley’s in Waikiki
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Visiting Oahu? Don’t rent a car, ride a Charley’s in Waikiki

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018

The worst American States for visitors and locals to drive are Hawaii and California according to a 2018 survey by ... Read More