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Le Méridien Hotels: European summer promotion

Le Méridien Hotels: European summer promotion

Le Méridien is an upscale, international hotel brand with a European perspective, formerly headquartered in France and in the ... Read More

Second largest airport in the world about to open

Second largest airport in the world about to open

The new Beijing Daxing International Airport completed its first test flights of passenger planes in May 2019. The airport's ... Read More

Ascot is Europe’s leading serviced apartment brand at world travel awards 2019

Ascot is Europe’s leading serviced apartment brand at world travel awards 2019

The Ascott  has won Europe’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand 2019 for its Citadines properties for the fourth year running, ... Read More

Budget Airline SalamAir Muscat to Tehran is second flight destination to Iran

Budget Airline SalamAir Muscat to Tehran is second flight destination to Iran

SalamAir, Oman’s first budget airline, has launched its first flight to Tehran, Iran flying Muscat- Tehran three times a ... Read More

Transplant Tourism equals murder in some countries

Transplant Tourism equals murder in some countries

When the alternative is get an organ or die, it's human nature that people become desperate and become a ... Read More

Turkish Airlines launches direct flights from Istanbul to Strasbourg

Turkish Airlines launches direct flights from Istanbul to Strasbourg

Turkish Airlines, flying to more countries than any other airline in the world, has launched direct flights again to ... Read More

Qatar Airways’ Doha-Izmir flight marks the addition of airline’s seventh Turkish gateway

Qatar Airways’ Doha-Izmir flight marks the addition of airline’s seventh Turkish gateway

Qatar Airways’ first flight from Doha to Izmir landed today at Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport, marking the addition of ... Read More

4000 tourism leaders will meet at Uzakrota Travel Summit Istanbul

4000 tourism leaders will meet at Uzakrota Travel Summit Istanbul

Uzakrota Travel Summit, an important international tourism sector event, will be organized for the 6th time in Istanbul. The ... Read More

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

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

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

Turkish Pegasus Airlines to launch flights from Ras Al Khaimah in October

Turkish Pegasus Airlines to launch flights from Ras Al Khaimah in October

Turkish low cost carrier Pegasus Airlines will fly direct from Ras Al Khaimah International airport from October 28, 2019, ... Read More

UAE visitor numbers to Finland increased by 20.6% in 2018

UAE visitor numbers to Finland increased by 20.6% in 2018

Finland welcomed almost 12,000 tourists from the UAE in 2018 revealed Visit Finland, the Finnish tourist authority, as it ... Read More

Airbus to attend Turkey’s IDEF 2019

Airbus to attend Turkey’s IDEF 2019

Airbus will attend Turkey’s IDEF 2019, 14th International Defense Industry Fair, held at TÜYAP Fair and Congress Center in ... Read More

Turkish Airlines adds Marrakech to flight schedule

Turkish Airlines adds Marrakech to flight schedule

Starting on April 15, Istanbul – Marrakech – Istanbul direct flights will be commenced five days of a week ... Read More

The Great Move: Turkish Airlines moves to Istanbul Airport

The Great Move: Turkish Airlines moves to Istanbul Airport

The biggest logistical operation in the world aviation history was held between 5 and 6 April 2019. In a ... Read More

What airport is now busier than mega-hubs Frankfurt and Dallas Fort Worth?

What airport is now busier than mega-hubs Frankfurt and Dallas Fort Worth?

This airport has now become the world's 12th busiest airport, moving up four places from the 16th spot in ... Read More

Istanbul New Airport: First flight was to Ankara and a proud Turkish Nation is celebrating

Istanbul New Airport: First flight was to Ankara and a proud Turkish Nation is celebrating

The Great Move to Istanbul Airport concluded. A proud city, a proud country and a proud airline are celebrating ... Read More

Middle East visitors to Egypt to increase 50% by 2022, ATM report reveals

Middle East visitors to Egypt to increase 50% by 2022, ATM report reveals

Arrivals from the Middle East to Egypt are expected to increase 50% from 1.49 million in 2018 to 2.23 ... Read More

Seychelles participates in 23rd Edition of Borsa Mediterranea del Turismo in Naples, Italy

Seychelles participates in 23rd Edition of Borsa Mediterranea del Turismo in Naples, Italy

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB), together with its partner and Italian representative, Tsogo Sun, provided destination Seychelles with more ... Read More

Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair

Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair

Ed Warner has been appointed as Non-Executive Chair of the Air Partners as of April 1, 2019. Ed will also ... Read More

IndiGo CCO: Airline will launch flights to UK, Vietnam, Myanmar, Saudi Arabia and China

IndiGo CCO: Airline will launch flights to UK, Vietnam, Myanmar, Saudi Arabia and China

Launching its flight on the Delhi-Istanbul sector, IndiGo has announced plans to use its expanding fleet of A320neo and ... Read More

Turkish Airlines Cargo carries Topkapı and Dolmabahçe Palaces’ artifacts to Japan

Turkish Airlines Cargo carries Topkapı and Dolmabahçe Palaces’ artifacts to Japan

Turkish Cargo, the air cargo brand of Turkish Airlines that provides service to 124 countries, carried 186 historical artifacts, ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines launches direct Istanbul flight

Ethiopian Airlines launches direct Istanbul flight

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX certified Four Star Global Airline, is pleased to announce ... Read More

2019 Quality of Living: Vienna is still the world’s best city

2019 Quality of Living: Vienna is still the world’s best city

Trade tensions and populist undercurrents continue to dominate the global economic climate. Combined with the threat of stringent and ... Read More

“The Great Move” begins: Turkish Airlines is moving to its new home

“The Great Move” begins: Turkish Airlines is moving to its new home

The flag carrier airline Turkish Airlines is ready for the great change in Turkish aviation history. The great move ... Read More

Mayday on TK1 from Istanbul to JFK after severe turbulence over New England

Mayday on TK1 from Istanbul to JFK after severe turbulence over New England

Turkish Airlines Flight One, non-stop service from Istanbul landed at JFK Airport New York at 5.35pm Saturday night. Prior ... Read More

International travel outperforming economic growth

International travel outperforming economic growth

In 2018, the number of outbound trips increased by 5.5 percent, resulting in 1.4 billion international trips. Hence, once ... Read More

The House of Originals: Launch of new luxury global lifestyle hotel brand announced

The House of Originals: Launch of new luxury global lifestyle hotel brand announced

Sbe, an international hospitality group that develops, manages and operates award-winning global hospitality brands, announced at the Berlin Hospitality ... Read More

Emirates debuts new lounge at FCO Rome airport

Emirates debuts new lounge at FCO Rome airport

Emirates premium customers who leave from Rome Leonardo da Vinci the main Italian airport can now count on higher ... Read More

Turkish Airlines and Oman Air extend their existing codeshare agreement

Turkish Airlines and Oman Air extend their existing codeshare agreement

Turkish Airlines and Oman Air have revised the codeshare agreement signed earlier. Under the revised agreement, Turkish Airlines will ... Read More

Hong Kong’s travel spending up 5.8%  and continue growing

Hong Kong’s travel spending up 5.8% and continue growing

In 2018, Hong Kong citizens made 92.21 million departures in 2018, averaging 12.4 departures per person! Total revenue of ... Read More

First hotel in Turkey receives five-star rating

First hotel in Turkey receives five-star rating

Raffles Istanbul was rated today as Five-Star Recommended hotel in the Forbes Travel Guide's annual Star Rating list. This ... Read More

Four killed in Istanbul helicopter crash

Four killed in Istanbul helicopter crash

At least four Turkish soldiers have been injured in a military helicopter crash in the residential area of Turkish ... Read More

Turkish Airlines introduces its new The LEGO® Movie 2 inflight safety video

Turkish Airlines introduces its new The LEGO® Movie 2 inflight safety video

Turkish Airlines, preparing for a brand new journey set to be started with its move to its new state-of-the-art ... Read More

Dozens feared dead as 7-story building collapses in Istanbul

Dozens feared dead as 7-story building collapses in Istanbul

At least one person has died while three of those injured have been rescued after a 7-story apartment building ... Read More

Upswing in India air connectivity

Upswing in India air connectivity

Air connectivity to and from India has been seeing an upswing in recent times. This is set to get ... Read More

World Animal Protection: Traffickers exploit Turkish Airlines in illegal wildlife trade

World Animal Protection: Traffickers exploit Turkish Airlines in illegal wildlife trade

An investigation by World Animal Protection reveals Turkish Airlines and Turkish Cargo are enabling the exotic pet trade, despite ... Read More