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Israeli tourism up 11.1% with 440,000 tourist entries in May
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Israeli tourism up 11.1% with 440,000 tourist entries in May

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019

According to Israel's Central Bureau of Statistics, approximately 440,000 tourist entries were recorded in May 2019, 11.1% more than May ... Read More

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Organizing the rape of children: A lucrative tourism business for former Israeli soldier

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

Tourists travel to Colombia often loo0king for drugs and to rape children. This is a  very dark side of tourism. ... Read More

Chinese CRRC exports Railway Vehicles for over 12 billion US Dollars
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Chinese CRRC exports Railway Vehicles for over 12 billion US Dollars

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 23, 2019

For decades, Chinese rail giant CRRC Changchun Railway Vehicles has been working on the way to go global. With CRRC ... Read More

Rothschild’s Dan Caesarea reborn as Israel’s most dynamic Mediterranean resort
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Rothschild’s Dan Caesarea reborn as Israel’s most dynamic Mediterranean resort

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

The most dynamic "new" resort hotel on Israel's Mediterranean shore town of Caesarea was unveiled, combining elegance and luxury with ... Read More

Israel Loves Africa: African Tourism Board and Rwanda Air Take Action
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Israel Loves Africa: African Tourism Board and Rwanda Air Take Action

George Taylor George Taylor- May 20, 2019

African Tourism Board representative in Israel Mr. Dov Kalmann, has sent his congratulations to H.E. Ambassador Joseph Rutabana of Rwanda ... Read More

Tourism in Tel Aviv is one big party this week with Eurovision
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Tourism in Tel Aviv is one big party this week with Eurovision

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

Tourism is booming in Tel Aviv this week with hotels sold out, residents staying with relatives to rent their rooms ... Read More

The year of the airports: Travel to the hubs of the future
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The year of the airports: Travel to the hubs of the future

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 14, 2019

The year 2019 will be remembered as the year of the inaugurations of large and small strategic airports to satisfy ... Read More

Eurovision Song Contest in Israel: A terror target for Islamic Jihads?
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Eurovision Song Contest in Israel: A terror target for Islamic Jihads?

The Media Line The Media Line- May 5, 2019

The Eurovision Song Contest, a massively popular annual competition, a major travel and tourism event, is set to take place ... Read More

No Easter Travel  for Palestinian Christians in Gaza
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No Easter Travel for Palestinian Christians in Gaza

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2019

There are around 1,100 Palestinian Christians in Gaza, many of whom are descended from the earliest Christians in Palestine (where ... Read More

Canadian tourist falls to his death from Chiang Mai zipline after safety locks brake
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Canadian tourist falls to his death from Chiang Mai zipline after safety locks brake

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 13, 2019

A visitor from Canada fell to his death from a zipline in the northern province of Chiang Mai on Saturday. ... Read More

Tel Aviv Mayor hosts delegations from countries participating in 2019 Eurovision Contest
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Tel Aviv Mayor hosts delegations from countries participating in 2019 Eurovision Contest

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

Ron Huldai, the Mayor of Tel Aviv-Yafo hosted the Heads of Delegation of the 41 countries participating in the Eurovision ... Read More

Jerusalem’s tourist landmark Temple Mount shut down after firebombing
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Jerusalem’s tourist landmark Temple Mount shut down after firebombing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

Unrest at Jerusalem’s Temple Mount (also known as Haram esh-Sharif and the Al Aqsa Compound) led Israeli police to shut ... Read More

Seychelles present at 25th Edition of International Mediterranean Tourism Market
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Seychelles present at 25th Edition of International Mediterranean Tourism Market

editor editor- March 8, 2019

Destination Seychelles makes a first footprint on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea as the Seychelles Minister for Tourism, ... Read More

El Al Israel Airlines to launch direct flights between Tel Aviv and Chicago
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El Al Israel Airlines to launch direct flights between Tel Aviv and Chicago

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

According to the latest reports, El Al Israel Airlines is set to launch direct flights between Chicago, USA and Tel ... Read More

Texas is latest US state to blacklist Airbnb for anti-Israel actions
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Texas is latest US state to blacklist Airbnb for anti-Israel actions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

Texas is adding home sharing firm Airbnb to a short list of companies that cannot receive state investments because it ... Read More

Why Israel Travelers are in love with Jamaica?  A tourism trend developing
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Why Israel Travelers are in love with Jamaica? A tourism trend developing

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 18, 2019

Jamaica's singer, Anthony B, took Israel by storm when he and a host of other musicians recently celebrated the life of ... Read More

In bizarre tit-for-tat, Ukraine detains, denies entry to Israeli tourists
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In bizarre tit-for-tat, Ukraine detains, denies entry to Israeli tourists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2019

Thirty-five Israeli tourists were detained at Ukraine's Kiev Airport and barred from entering the country on Friday. The incident appears ... Read More

Tractor crashes into Israeli Prime Minister’s plane at Warsaw Airport
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Tractor crashes into Israeli Prime Minister’s plane at Warsaw Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was forced to extend his stay in Warsaw for an extra day after a tug ... Read More

Tourism reps from 16 countries attend Israeli Tourism Ministry’s “Israel conference”
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Tourism reps from 16 countries attend Israeli Tourism Ministry’s “Israel conference”

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2019

80 representatives from among the largest travel agencies and tourism wholesalers in the world, are visiting Israel this week, hosted ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister in talks with potential Israeli investors
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Jamaica’s Tourism Minister in talks with potential Israeli investors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett says major hotel brands in Israel have expressed interest in investing in Jamaica and are ... Read More

Israel’s Tourism off to a great start in 2019
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Israel’s Tourism off to a great start in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

According to Israel’s tourism industry, last month saw an increase of 11% in visitor arrivals compared with January 2018. 285,600 ... Read More

Malaysia stripped of World Paralympic event over ‘rabid anti-Semitism’
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Malaysia stripped of World Paralympic event over ‘rabid anti-Semitism’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 27, 2019

Malaysia was stripped of the right to host the 2019 World Paralympic Swimming Championships by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) ... Read More

Officially open: Ilan and Asaf Ramon Airport in Israel
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Officially open: Ilan and Asaf Ramon Airport in Israel

editor editor- January 24, 2019

Ilan and Asaf Ramon International Airport in Israel opened on January 21, 2019. Read More

Jordan ‘rejects’ Israel’s Ramon Airport
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Jordan ‘rejects’ Israel’s Ramon Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019

The head of the Jordan's Civil Aviation Regulatory Commission, Haitham Misto, said on Monday, that opening of Israel's new international ... Read More

Tourism to Israel continues to increase at record-breaking rates
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Tourism to Israel continues to increase at record-breaking rates

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 15, 2019

Israel had its best tourism year to date, with more than 4.12 million tourist entries recorded from January to December ... Read More

US quits UNESCO
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US quits UNESCO

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 1, 2019

The United States has withdrawn from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), citing "anti-Israel bias" persisting within ... Read More

UK plans to deploy drone detection systems
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UK plans to deploy drone detection systems

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 25, 2018

After drones crippled London Gatwick airport during busy Holiday Christmas traffic, detection systems may now be deployed across the UK ... Read More

Great News for Palestine Tourism: Bethlehem hotels booked for Christmas
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Great News for Palestine Tourism: Bethlehem hotels booked for Christmas

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 25, 2018

Palestinian Tourism Minister Rula Maaya said all Bethlehem hotels were fully booked, and the city hosts an "astounding" 10,000 tourists ... Read More

Shalom from the city of peace: Jerusalem
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Shalom from the city of peace: Jerusalem

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- December 9, 2018

There is an ancient Jewish belief that each soul is a special “pearl of life”’, a necklace of jewelry that ... Read More

Visiting Jerusalem: Shabbat Shalom from a city that nourishes both body and soul
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Visiting Jerusalem: Shabbat Shalom from a city that nourishes both body and soul

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- December 7, 2018

"A cold rain fell all day Friday here in Jerusalem, yet we turned the dreariness of the day into a ... Read More

Airbus: 43 aircraft booked, 89 delivered in November
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Airbus: 43 aircraft booked, 89 delivered in November

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 7, 2018

Airbus booked orders for a total of 43 aircraft in its single-aisle A320 and widebody A330 families during November, and ... Read More

Israel: A vibrant market for hospitality investment
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Israel: A vibrant market for hospitality investment

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018

The inaugural Israel Hotel Investment Summit (IHIS) took place at the Hilton Tel Aviv in November 2018. Part of the ... Read More

How to look magnificent while traveling: The Indie Beauty Expo
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How to look magnificent while traveling: The Indie Beauty Expo

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- November 24, 2018

Get in Line. If you have even the slightest interest in your FACE and BODY – this is a show ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

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

Israeli charter jet lands in Seychelles for silver flight
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Israeli charter jet lands in Seychelles for silver flight

editor editor- March 29, 2013

The first Air Seychelles flight from Hong Kong touched down Tuesday morning at 6:30 am and was followed in the ... Read More

Israeli counterfeit US visa ring busted
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Israeli counterfeit US visa ring busted

editor editor- March 29, 2012

Police have arrested a group of con men they say arranged counterfeit tourist visas for dozens of Israeli youths currently ... Read More