Tag: inflation

Europe falls behind USA in cost of living

Europe falls behind USA in cost of living

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019 17:15 0

ECA International’s latest Cost of Living report today reveals that Europe now accounts for less than a fifth of the world’s most expensive cities, with ... Read More

UNWTO: Exports from international tourism hit $1.7 trillion

UNWTO: Exports from international tourism hit $1.7 trillion

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019 15:31 0

Exports generated by international tourism reached USD 1.7 trillion in 2018, a 4% increase in real terms over the previous year, a new report from ... Read More

IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed

IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019 02:30 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced a downgrade of its 2019 outlook for the global air transport industry to a $28 billion profit (from ... Read More

Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy

Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 29, 2019 07:53 0

“Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy.” That is the latest evaluation after a research company analysed over 17 million flight booking transactions a day. But ... Read More

2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day

2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 21, 2019 07:35 0

Airlines for America (A4A), announced today that it expects a record 257.4 million passengers — an average of 2.8 million per day — to travel on ... Read More

Travel to Zimbabwe: U.S. White House issues statement on national emergency

Travel to Zimbabwe: U.S. White House issues statement on national emergency

editor editor- March 6, 2019 01:14 0

It appears after Zimbabwe dictator Robert Mugabe was removed by a coup, there are some who actually wish the old regime was back and the ... Read More

Is Hawaii really ready for 10 million tourists?

Is Hawaii really ready for 10 million tourists?

Scott Foster Scott Foster- February 28, 2019 05:49 0

From the summit of Haleakala to the beautiful beaches, bays and trails of just about every island, have we reached the tipping point for tourism ... Read More

US travel sector retains  Number One status and grows despite trade tensions

US travel sector retains Number One status and grows despite trade tensions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019 12:36 0

The United States retained its status as the world’s largest Travel & Tourism economy despite a standstill in international visitors from China, according to major ... Read More

Forex Trading In 2019: The Next Big Thing

Forex Trading In 2019: The Next Big Thing

editor editor- February 20, 2019 20:04 0

The global currency market has witnessed a number of big events in 2018. New opportunities have been unlocked for the investors. Last year, Sterling made ... Read More

How citizens of Singapore can replace paper currency with these popular credit cards

How citizens of Singapore can replace paper currency with these popular credit cards

editor editor- January 29, 2019 19:20 0

Currency is the lifeline of every country. It comes with various forms and utility. Let us take a look at the future of currency. The ... Read More

Qatar tourism and real-estate expansion not slowing down despite blockade

Qatar tourism and real-estate expansion not slowing down despite blockade

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2018 04:49 0

There may be a blockade against Qatar set up by their neighbors, but it doesn't mean this oil-rich country isn't growing.  Read More

Most expensive ‘Christmas tree’ in Europe made of pure gold

Most expensive ‘Christmas tree’ in Europe made of pure gold

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 15, 2018 18:12 0

In honor of the much-anticipated festive season, German gold dealer Pro Aurum has erected the most expensive Christmas tree in Europe. The unusual decoration is ... Read More

IATA: Airlines heading for a decade in the black

IATA: Airlines heading for a decade in the black

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018 06:30 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) forecasts the global airline industry net profit to be $35.5 billion in 2019, slightly ahead of the $32.3 billion ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018 21:27 1

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law cases. Read More

Inflation rate in Thailand highest in 3 years

Inflation rate in Thailand highest in 3 years

editor editor- September 6, 2011 01:51 0

Thailand's inflation accelerated in August at the fastest pace in 35 months as food and energy prices rose. Read More

Zimbabwe dumps own currency

Zimbabwe dumps own currency

editor editor- April 14, 2009 07:01 0

In a move not entirely unexpected, the Zimbabwean government and the Central Bank of Zimbabwe decided over the Easter weekend to throw their own worthless ... Read More

Who wants to be a billionaire? Just go to Zimbabwe…

Who wants to be a billionaire? Just go to Zimbabwe…

editor editor- July 21, 2008 05:49 0

HARARE - Zimbabwe, grappling with a record 2.2 million percent inflation, has introduced a new 100-billion-dollar bank note in a bid to tackle rampant cash ... Read More

Amid oil boom, inflation makes Saudis feel poorer

Amid oil boom, inflation makes Saudis feel poorer

editor editor- July 9, 2008 08:02 0

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Sultan al-Mazeen recently stopped at a gas station to fill up his SUV, paying 45 cents a gallon — about one-tenth ... Read More

Uganda inflation targets crushed by fuel price rise

Uganda inflation targets crushed by fuel price rise

editor editor- May 30, 2008 10:34 0

KAMPALA, Uganda (eTN) - The fast rise in recent weeks of all types of fuel, combined with a shortage of diesel, which is gradually now ... Read More

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