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Is Sri Lanka on a Tourism Suicide path?
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Is Sri Lanka on a Tourism Suicide path?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

The good news, there has never been a better time to visit Sri Lanka. It's true when it comes to ... Read More

No iPhone, no KFC, no Disneyland: Chinese firm bans workers from buying US goods, travel to USA
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No iPhone, no KFC, no Disneyland: Chinese firm bans workers from buying US goods, travel to USA

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

As the US-China trade dispute gets uglier by the day some Chinese corporations seem intent to respond to Washington pressure ... Read More

16 foreign tourist wounded in tour bus bombing near Giza pyramid complex
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16 foreign tourist wounded in tour bus bombing near Giza pyramid complex

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 19, 2019

An explosion targeting a tourist bus near a museum in the Giza pyramid complex has left at least 16 people ... Read More

Is Zimbabwe planning to kidnap former Tourism Minister Mzembi in South Africa?
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Is Zimbabwe planning to kidnap former Tourism Minister Mzembi in South Africa?

George Taylor George Taylor- May 17, 2019

Travel and Tourism in Zimbabwe are on a path of urgently needed recovery, and the country is considered by most ... Read More

Diamond Resorts’ decision to lay off 78 workers at The Modern Honolulu hotel condemned by union
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Diamond Resorts’ decision to lay off 78 workers at The Modern Honolulu hotel condemned by union

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019

UNITE HERE Local 5 condemns Diamond Resorts, a timeshare company headquartered in Las Vegas, after its decision to lay off ... Read More

9 out of 10 travelers find idea of ‘unplugged’ family vacation appealing
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9 out of 10 travelers find idea of ‘unplugged’ family vacation appealing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

With National Travel & Tourism Week quickly approaching (May 5 – May 11) and summer right around the corner, vacations ... Read More

Airbnb v. Hotels: Competing and benefiting in the sharing economy
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Airbnb v. Hotels: Competing and benefiting in the sharing economy

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019

Researchers from the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University published new research which sheds new light on the ... Read More

Sri Lanka Tourism: Demonstrating resilience after terror attacks
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Sri Lanka Tourism: Demonstrating resilience after terror attacks

editor editor- April 30, 2019

One week on from the deadliest terror attacks perpetrated in the country since the end of the civil war, Sri ... Read More

US Travel: Pulling CBP staff to US-Mexico border can hurt legitimate international travel
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US Travel: Pulling CBP staff to US-Mexico border can hurt legitimate international travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2019

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

Nepal Tourism Board CEO: Tourists not affected in deadly storm in remote southern plains
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Nepal Tourism Board CEO: Tourists not affected in deadly storm in remote southern plains

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Tourists in Nepal are not affected in today's deadly storm. The Nepal Prime minister KP Sharma Oli expressed his condolences in ... Read More

Air China Boeing 777 makes emergency landing in Russian Chukotka
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Air China Boeing 777 makes emergency landing in Russian Chukotka

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

The crew of Air China Boeing 777 reported that plane's fire alarm had been triggered during the flight, prompting the ... Read More

How to Squeeze in a Dissertation Between Being Busy and Traveling
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How to Squeeze in a Dissertation Between Being Busy and Traveling

editor editor- February 13, 2019

Writing a dissertation is a very time-consuming process. So, how to combine dissertation writing with other important things such as ... Read More

African Tourism Board: Kenya tourism resilience is an example to the world
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African Tourism Board: Kenya tourism resilience is an example to the world

editor editor- January 16, 2019

The African Tourism Board strongly condemned the terror attack that occurred today at the luxury Dusit Hotel in Nairobi, Kenya. Read More

Seven killed at a Playa del Carmen bar in a low income neighborhood
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Seven killed at a Playa del Carmen bar in a low income neighborhood

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019

Mexican tourism officials had been working hard to make Mexican tourist destinations safe. The message remains tourists are safe in ... Read More

Act of terror in Tokyo Shinjuku tourist area during New Years celebration
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Act of terror in Tokyo Shinjuku tourist area during New Years celebration

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 1, 2019

New Years in Tokyo turned violent when a car slammed into crowds who were celebrating  New Year early on Jan. ... Read More

Snowbird travel stress decreased with driveaway service
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Snowbird travel stress decreased with driveaway service

editor editor- January 1, 2019

Ever thought of the idea of visiting a destination, be it for holiday or work, and getting to drive your ... Read More

American Beverage Institute: Come to Utah for vacation, leave on probation
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American Beverage Institute: Come to Utah for vacation, leave on probation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

The American Beverage Institute, a national restaurant group feels the tourism industry is getting hurt in not allowing visitors to ... Read More

Human Rights Violation in New Zealand against Foreign Tourists?
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Human Rights Violation in New Zealand against Foreign Tourists?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

In Hawaii, they call it Kamaaina Rates, in Indonesia hotel rates for locals, are highly discounted, but in New Zealand, ... Read More

Snowbird travel stress decreased with driveway service
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Snowbird travel stress decreased with driveway service

editor editor- December 13, 2018

Introduction: Your destination is set, be it for holiday, leisure or work. Hotels - check, itinerary- check, must visit spots ... 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

National Safety Council: American children dying while parents get away with it
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National Safety Council: American children dying while parents get away with it

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 6, 2018

These parents are not terrorists, nor are they criminals, but they get away with killing their children. In the United ... Read More

15 dead, 12 hurt in Philippines hotel blaze
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15 dead, 12 hurt in Philippines hotel blaze

editor editor- December 20, 2010

Manila, Phillipines - A fire ravaged a hotel in northern Philippines on Sunday, killing 15 people, most burned beyond recognition, ... Read More

Minister: Egypt tourism unlikely to be hurt by European debt crisis
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Minister: Egypt tourism unlikely to be hurt by European debt crisis

editor editor- June 29, 2010

Egypt’s tourism industry is unlikely to be hurt this year by Europe’s debt crisis, Tourism Minister Zoheir Garranah said. Read More

As cancellations soar, Greek tourism goes into nosedive
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As cancellations soar, Greek tourism goes into nosedive

editor editor- May 26, 2010

The Greek tourism industry, which was hoped to contribute to the country's recovery, is in crisis. Hundreds of hotels are ... Read More

Philippine tourism hurt by EU airline ban
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Philippine tourism hurt by EU airline ban

editor editor- April 15, 2010

Manila - The European Union's decision to ban Philippine carriers from flying into the 27-nation bloc's airspace has adversely impacted ... Read More

VAT revival will hurt Korea’s tourism
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VAT revival will hurt Korea’s tourism

editor editor- December 28, 2009

A 45-year-old businessman who operates a mid-size travel agency said he has become extremely stressed whenever he thinks about what ... Read More

Tourism drop to shrink Cyprus’s economy 0.5% this year
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Tourism drop to shrink Cyprus’s economy 0.5% this year

editor editor- September 14, 2009

Cyprus’s economy will shrink this year after at least five years of growth as the global slowdown dents the Mediterranean ... Read More

26 passengers injured by turbulence on Rio-Houston flight
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26 passengers injured by turbulence on Rio-Houston flight

editor editor- August 4, 2009

Severe turbulence shook a Continental Airlines flight Monday, injuring dozens of passengers and forcing the aircraft to divert to Miami, ... Read More

Tourism, air transport hurt by Xinjiang riots
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Tourism, air transport hurt by Xinjiang riots

editor editor- July 12, 2009

URUMQI - Authorities in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region said Saturday both tourism and air transport have been hurt ... Read More

Korean Air hurt by tourism slowdown
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Korean Air hurt by tourism slowdown

editor editor- May 8, 2009

SEOUL -- Korean Air Co. posted a wider net loss in the first quarter compared with a year earlier due ... Read More

Atlanta tourist hit by part of billboard
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Atlanta tourist hit by part of billboard

editor editor- February 9, 2009

A tourist is recovering at Grady Hospital after being hit by a part of a billboard near the Hard Rock ... Read More

Elderly tourist badly hurt in paragliding accident
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Elderly tourist badly hurt in paragliding accident

editor editor- February 3, 2009

A man is in a critical condition after being dragged 20m down a slope by a paraglider in Queenstown yesterday. Read More

Thai-Cambodian conflict hits border villagers in the pocket
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Thai-Cambodian conflict hits border villagers in the pocket

editor editor- October 20, 2008

KANTHARALAK, Thailand — Up until late June, thousands of tourists each month would flock to the 11th century Preah Vihear ... Read More

32 hurt on turbulent Hong Kong-Bangkok flight
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32 hurt on turbulent Hong Kong-Bangkok flight

editor editor- October 3, 2008

Bangkok — Thirty-two people were hospitalized Thursday after a China Airlines Boeing 747-400 hit severe turbulence en route from Hong ... Read More

Post-9/11 travel rules could be hurting foreign tourism
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Post-9/11 travel rules could be hurting foreign tourism

editor editor- March 24, 2008

WASHINGTON - The Travel Industry Association said the U.S. has lost $130 billion in tourist spending since the Sept. 11 ... Read More