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

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

Louisville flying high during colorful Pride Week
LGBTQ

Louisville flying high during colorful Pride Week

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

Louisville's Mayor, Metro Council representatives, Louisville Tourism, Civitas, the newly-formed Louisville chapter of the National LGBTQ Chamber of Commerce, the ... Read More

Benchmark names new Director of Sales & Marketing, Lake Arrowhead Resort & Spa
People in Travel & Tourism

Benchmark names new Director of Sales & Marketing, Lake Arrowhead Resort & Spa

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

Benchmark has named Donna Esparza director of sales & marketing for Lake Arrowhead Resort and Spa, a Benchmark Resorts & ... Read More

Wharf Hotels appoints new General Manager of The Murray, Hong Kong, A Niccolo Hotel
People in Travel & Tourism

Wharf Hotels appoints new General Manager of The Murray, Hong Kong, A Niccolo Hotel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

Wharf Hotels is pleased to announce the appointment of Adriano Vences as General Manager of The Murray, Hong Kong, a ... Read More

Travel Trends Index: Steady April growth, but international outlook alarms
Tourism News

Travel Trends Index: Steady April growth, but international outlook alarms

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

Overall travel to and within the U.S. grew 3.0% in April, including an expected 5.6% recovery surge in year-over-year international ... Read More

Seven tourists drown as Danube sightseeing boat collides with another ship, sinks in Budapest
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Seven tourists drown as Danube sightseeing boat collides with another ship, sinks in Budapest

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

A tourist boat with dozens of people on board has collided with another vessel and capsized on the Danube River ... Read More

Places worth visiting to get inspired to study
Educational Travel News

Places worth visiting to get inspired to study

editor editor- May 23, 2019

Sometimes, a student just needs to feel inspired. It happens when one is demotivated and not interested in studying anymore. ... Read More

UNWTO: International tourism numbers and confidence on the rise
Breaking Travel News

UNWTO: International tourism numbers and confidence on the rise

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

The latest issue of the UNWTO World Tourism Barometer from the World Tourism Organization shows that international tourism continued to ... Read More

Malta ranked No.1 European LGBTQ+ travel destination
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Malta ranked No.1 European LGBTQ+ travel destination

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

ILGA-Europe has announced that Malta has been ranked the number one travel destination on the Europe Rainbow Index 2019 for ... Read More

Failed project: South Africa’s economic & social decay worst for any non-war-torn country
Government and Public Sector Tourism News

Failed project: South Africa’s economic & social decay worst for any non-war-torn country

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

Recent research from think tank Eunomix Business & Economics suggests that a much more sober view of South Africa is ... Read More

Hilton’s brand portfolio overtakes Marriott’s as world’s most valuable
Hotel & Resort News

Hilton’s brand portfolio overtakes Marriott’s as world’s most valuable

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 9, 2019

Hilton has extended its lead as the world’s most valuable hotel brand while the total value of its brand portfolio ... Read More

International inbound travel to US falls by whopping 5.4 percent
Breaking Travel News

International inbound travel to US falls by whopping 5.4 percent

editor editor- May 8, 2019

What caused the big dip in international inbound travel in the United States this past March? Could it really have ... Read More

Pedaling for a purpose? United Airlines assists AIDS/LifeCycle cyclists
Airline News

Pedaling for a purpose? United Airlines assists AIDS/LifeCycle cyclists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

United Airlines announced today it is offering an airfare discount and free checked bikes for customers flying to ride in ... Read More

Indian Tourism booming by the trillions
Tourism News

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

Delta Air Lines offsets most carbon emissions for over 300K customers on Earth Day
Airline News

Delta Air Lines offsets most carbon emissions for over 300K customers on Earth Day

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2019

In celebration of Earth Day today, Delta is offsetting the emissions of all domestic leisure and business travel into and ... Read More

Air freight demand still spiraling down
Switzerland travel news

Air freight demand still spiraling down

editor editor- April 3, 2019

For the fourth consecutive month, global air freight performance has reported a negative year-on-year growth and the worst performance in ... Read More

Travel Trends Index: International and domestic travel growth projected to dwindle
Breaking Travel News

Travel Trends Index: International and domestic travel growth projected to dwindle

editor editor- April 2, 2019

Travel to and within the U.S. grew 3.2% year-over-year in February, according to the U.S. Travel Association's latest Travel Trends ... Read More

United: Top-ranked LGBTQ airline
LGBTQ

United: Top-ranked LGBTQ airline

editor editor- March 29, 2019

United Airlines today announced that for the eighth consecutive year, it has received a perfect score of 100 percent on ... Read More

International Happiness Day: How Abu Dhabi Airports celebrates
Breaking Travel News

International Happiness Day: How Abu Dhabi Airports celebrates

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2019

In celebration of International Happiness Day on March 20, Abu Dhabi Airports has announced the results of the Abu Dhabi ... Read More

Air freight – worst performance in the last three years
Airline News

Air freight – worst performance in the last three years

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight ton ... Read More

Domestic, international travel weather shutdown turbulence
Tourism News

Domestic, international travel weather shutdown turbulence

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

Travel to and within the U.S. grew 3.2 percent year-over-year in January, according to the U.S. Travel Association's latest Travel ... Read More

Tokyo named Asia’s Best “Bleisure” City
Travel Destination

Tokyo named Asia’s Best “Bleisure” City

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 2, 2019

As corporate travel booms across Asia-Pacific, the concept of bleisure is gaining traction, spurring the region's cities to better integrate ... Read More

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019

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

Indian passport rises in global passport power ranking
Tourism News

Indian passport rises in global passport power ranking

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

Continuing to improve its rank on the global passport power ranking, Indian passport has become 10 ranks stronger in the ... Read More

Trump Hotels: Faring well or bidding farewell?
Hotel & Resort News

Trump Hotels: Faring well or bidding farewell?

editor editor- February 16, 2019

Ever since Trump became President of the United States, how have his hotels been doing? Many feared he would use ... Read More

Travel Trends Index: Domestic business travel projected to surge
Airline News

Travel Trends Index: Domestic business travel projected to surge

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Travel to and within the U.S. grew 3.6 percent year-over-year in December, according to the U.S. Travel Association's latest Travel ... Read More

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

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

Heritage Foundation: Hong Kong is freest economy in the world
Travel Destination

Heritage Foundation: Hong Kong is freest economy in the world

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 26, 2019

Hong Kong government welcomed the Heritage Foundation's high regard for Hong Kong as the world's freest economy for the 25th ... Read More

IBTM Arabia 2019: The Middle East – changing perceptions
Breaking Travel News

IBTM Arabia 2019: The Middle East – changing perceptions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019

From ancient holy land, to oil rich nation, to its latest incarnation as an innovative and open business events hub, ... Read More

UNWTO: International tourist arrivals reach 1.4 billion two years ahead of forecasts
Travel Associations News

UNWTO: International tourist arrivals reach 1.4 billion two years ahead of forecasts

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019

International tourist arrivals grew 6% in 2018, totalling 1.4 billion according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. UNWTO’s long ... Read More

Out of the Shadows Index: Child sex abuse and exploitation
Human Rights News

Out of the Shadows Index: Child sex abuse and exploitation

editor editor- January 16, 2019

Approximately 200 million of the world's children experiencing child sex abuse each year, Read More

Latin America outperforms North America in tourism growth
Breaking Travel News

Latin America outperforms North America in tourism growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 11, 2019

With five percent more international trips, outbound travel from the Americas has shown solid growth in 2018 with a plus ... Read More

International inbound travel expected to peter out
International Visitor News

International inbound travel expected to peter out

editor editor- January 8, 2019

The growth of both international and domestic travel are projected to decelerate in the first few months of 2019. Read More

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

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

Aviation Ministers will be attending Global Investment in Aviation Summit GIAS2019
Travel News

Aviation Ministers will be attending Global Investment in Aviation Summit GIAS2019

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2018

The first edition of the Global Investment in Aviation Summit (GIAS 2019) will kick off in Dubai with the participation ... Read More

Monterey County working towards sustainability
Responsible Tourism News

Monterey County working towards sustainability

editor editor- December 28, 2018

Monterey County Tourism is addressing plastics and measuring sustainability progress as critical steps. Read More

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