Tag: improvements

Honolulu Mayor wants to increase hotel taxes

Honolulu Mayor wants to increase hotel taxes

editor editor- March 2, 2019 02:11 0

Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell today unveiled a US$2.83 billion operating budget, - 8.6 percent higher than last year, which is the equivalent of an additional ... Read More

International developer of private boutique resorts welcomes industry experts to lead team

International developer of private boutique resorts welcomes industry experts to lead team

editor editor- February 25, 2019 22:04 0

Timbers Resorts, a luxury hospitality brand, announced the appointment of Damon Kolb as Development Manager and Ryan Bell as Corporate Director of Asset Management. The ... Read More

Portugal, Sweden, and Canada most LGBT-friendly travel countries

Portugal, Sweden, and Canada most LGBT-friendly travel countries

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019 17:35 0

Thanks to legal improvements for trans- and intersex persons as well as anti-hate crime initiatives, Portugal for the first time managed to jump from 27th ... Read More

IATA: Airline industry showing continuing safety improvements

IATA: Airline industry showing continuing safety improvements

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019 17:32 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for the 2018 safety performance of the commercial airline industry showing continuing safety improvements over the long ... Read More

FAA investigating Southwest Airlines safety in how it calculates weight

FAA investigating Southwest Airlines safety in how it calculates weight

editor editor- February 20, 2019 19:15 0

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) documents show that Southwest Airlines has made frequent mistakes in calculations and luggage-loading practices that could cause errors when pilots compute ... Read More

KDG Capital acquires Snow King Resort Hotel in Jackson, WY

KDG Capital acquires Snow King Resort Hotel in Jackson, WY

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019 18:08 0

KDG Capital, a Florida-based real estate private equity firm, has purchased the Snow King Resort Hotelin Jackson, Wyoming. Benchmark will continue to operate and market ... Read More

IBTM Arabia: Measuring the value of events

IBTM Arabia: Measuring the value of events

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019 15:45 0

Answering the question ‘What value does an event have?’ can be challenging – how do you measure something where the concept of success is difficult ... Read More

Delta Air Lines’ A220s takes to the skies for first commercial flight

Delta Air Lines’ A220s takes to the skies for first commercial flight

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019 19:08 0

Delta's A220 has made its official debut — a moment years in the making for customers and employees across the airline. In the early hours ... Read More

Iconic Samui resort to benefit from major renewal project

Iconic Samui resort to benefit from major renewal project

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- January 21, 2019 06:59 0

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, announced it will completely upgrade and refurbish one of its most popular properties, Centara Grand Beach Resort ... Read More

Hôtel Martinez: Art Deco combined with sustainable luxury

Hôtel Martinez: Art Deco combined with sustainable luxury

editor editor- January 9, 2019 20:35 0

Green Globe recently recertified the Hôtel Martinez in Cannes in acknowledgement of its ongoing commitment to sustainable management and operations. Read More

Drop your luggage

Drop your luggage

Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 29, 2018 20:04 0

The airlines do not care if we are going to be away from home for one hour or one year, baggage is evil and must ... Read More

Reason to celebrate: Skål International USA

Reason to celebrate: Skål International USA

editor editor- December 19, 2018 21:58 0

SKÅL International USA is currently the largest National Committee within Skål International with 2,000 members and 50 clubs nationwide. And the organization has reason to ... Read More

Constance Lemuria welcomes celebrity golf players for first MCB-Staysure Tournament in Seychelles

Constance Lemuria welcomes celebrity golf players for first MCB-Staysure Tournament in Seychelles

editor editor- December 13, 2018 14:26 0

The golf club staff at Constance Lémuria, the place to be this weekend as a golf enthusiast. Read More

Boarding simplified: Delta extends branded fares to boarding order

Boarding simplified: Delta extends branded fares to boarding order

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018 08:55 0

Zone boarding, an aviation standard for decades, will soon be a thing of the past for Delta customers as the airline makes a global shift ... Read More

Hotel industry: Saying goodbye to 2018, ready for strong 2019

Hotel industry: Saying goodbye to 2018, ready for strong 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018 07:30 0

With the year coming to an end, Hotelbeds has prepared some testimonials about 2018, with insights about how the year has been for the hotel ... Read More

Corinthia Hotels’ diverse CSR initiatives in 2018 have positive impact on sustainable tourism 

Corinthia Hotels’ diverse CSR initiatives in 2018 have positive impact on sustainable tourism 

editor editor- December 6, 2018 13:04 0

During 2018, some 762 pupils and 14 teachers at Buwambo Primary School in Uganda have Corinthia Hotels to thank for clean, safe water. Read More

PM Hotel Group’s HOTEL DU PONT welcomes new Managing Director

PM Hotel Group’s HOTEL DU PONT welcomes new Managing Director

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018 12:29 0

The iconic HOTEL DU PONT which opened in 1913 and remains an internationally-renowned architectural jewel, has named industry veteran, Greg Kavanagh, as Managing Director. Earlier ... Read More

Canaveral Port Authority Commissioners approve bonding for new cruise terminal

Canaveral Port Authority Commissioners approve bonding for new cruise terminal

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2018 08:03 0

The Canaveral Port Authority (CPA) Board of Commissioners today voted to approve a resolution for the issuance of a series of bonds up to $117 ... Read More

Airbus Corporate Jets display points way to future of business aviation

Airbus Corporate Jets display points way to future of business aviation

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2018 05:10 0

Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJ) is exhibiting an ACJ319 at the MEBAA show, highlighting the comfort and space on offer, and echoing the trend towards larger ... Read More

Lufthansa Supervisory Board expands Executive Board

Lufthansa Supervisory Board expands Executive Board

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018 05:22 0

The Supervisory Board of Deutsche Lufthansa AG has laid the foundations for improving the operational stability and quality of the Lufthansa Group airlines. With the ... Read More

Kenyan tourism stakeholders mince no words over roads, water

Kenyan tourism stakeholders mince no words over roads, water

editor editor- April 25, 2012 08:43 0

(eTN) - A tourism stakeholder meeting earlier in the week at the Sarova Whitesands Resort and Spa once again focused on the perennial challenges the ... Read More

Zanzibar sets new plan for tourism growth

Zanzibar sets new plan for tourism growth

editor editor- January 12, 2012 05:49 0

Zanzibar is looking at tourism as the leading foreign revenue source, as the number of foreign tourists visiting the island has been growing in the ... Read More

Tourism helps Japan-China ties, but needs improvements

Tourism helps Japan-China ties, but needs improvements

editor editor- December 24, 2011 08:54 0

BEIJING, China - Tourism, a crucial but unofficial way for Chinese and Japanese to know more about each other, needs improving to strengthen bilateral ties ... Read More

IATA: Europe’s air traffic management improvement off course

IATA: Europe’s air traffic management improvement off course

editor editor- October 11, 2011 05:54 0

Geneva – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) warned today that states are falling behind in their commitments to improve Europe’s notoriously inefficient air traffic ... Read More

American Airlines unveils new suite of premium products on international flights

American Airlines unveils new suite of premium products on international flights

editor editor- August 30, 2011 06:16 0

FORT WORTH, Texas - As part of its focus on continually improving the customer experience, American Airlines is introducing a new suite of premium class ... Read More

UN: Japan nuclear crisis “still very serious”

UN: Japan nuclear crisis “still very serious”

editor editor- March 23, 2011 06:02 0

The United Nations agency that coordinates global nuclear safety today reported “some improvements” in the Japanese nuclear power plant crisis, but warned that the overall ... Read More

UN: Global economy unlikely to improve significantly next year

UN: Global economy unlikely to improve significantly next year

editor editor- December 2, 2010 01:19 0

A United Nations report unveiled today paints a gloomy picture of the performance of the global economy next year, with growth projected to be a ... Read More

Nigerian airlines may be allowed back to US

Nigerian airlines may be allowed back to US

editor editor- August 13, 2010 06:44 0

LAGOS - Nigerian airlines could be allowed to fly their own planes to the United States by the end of the year following improvements in ... Read More

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