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Four countries, 4 days, 1 destination: Seychelles Eastern European Roadshow 2019
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Four countries, 4 days, 1 destination: Seychelles Eastern European Roadshow 2019

editor editor- June 13, 2019

On May 27, 2019, the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) set off for its annual Seychelles Dedicated Roadshow in Central and ... Read More

Palo Alto Garden Court Hotel announces new Director of Sales and Marketing
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Palo Alto Garden Court Hotel announces new Director of Sales and Marketing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

The Garden Court Hotel in downtown Palo Alto introduces Connie Villeta, an established sales and management professional, as the new ... Read More

Holland America’s Westerdam explores eight Asian countries in 2019-20 Season
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Holland America’s Westerdam explores eight Asian countries in 2019-20 Season

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

The cosmopolitan cities and rich traditions of the Far East unfold for guests on Holland America Line's Westerdam when the ... Read More

CLIA: Taiwan shines as surprising hotspot for cruise industry in Asia
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CLIA: Taiwan shines as surprising hotspot for cruise industry in Asia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Cruise market is prospering in Asia, among which Taiwan shines as a surprising hotspot for the industry. According to CLIA ... Read More

Emirates Group Vice President appointed: Hana Al Awadhi
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Emirates Group Vice President appointed: Hana Al Awadhi

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 4, 2019

The Emirates Group has announced the appointment of Hana Al Awadhi as Vice President HR earlier this month, overseeing dnata’s ... Read More

Hilton Garden Inn expands footprint in Africa
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Hilton Garden Inn expands footprint in Africa

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

Hilton Garden Inn is celebrating strong growth in Africa with four open properties and an additional 14 in the pipeline ... Read More

Sri Lanka Tourism suffers cancellation tsunami
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Sri Lanka Tourism suffers cancellation tsunami

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019

A tidal wave of cancellations has hit Sri Lanka in the aftermath of the horrendous terror attacks of Easter Sunday. ... Read More

Princess Cruises returns to Tahiti in 2020
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Princess Cruises returns to Tahiti in 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2019

In 2020, Princess Cruises guests will enjoy the welcoming spirit and idyllic islands of French Polynesia when the cruise line ... Read More

Spain-Holiday.com has new owners
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Spain-Holiday.com has new owners

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

The Spanish holiday rental platform, Spain-Holiday.com, has new owners from the 1st of April. The company’s founder and sole owner ... Read More

ADI statement on circus lion attack in Ukraine
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ADI statement on circus lion attack in Ukraine

editor editor- April 4, 2019

Animal Defenders International (ADI) has urged Ukraine and other countries without bans on the use of animals in circuses to ... Read More

Princess Cruises And Fincantieri Sign Contracts For Two Next-Generation Cruise Ships
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Princess Cruises And Fincantieri Sign Contracts For Two Next-Generation Cruise Ships

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 27, 2019

Princess Cruises and Fincantieri announced today the signing of the final contracts for the construction of two next-generation 175,000-ton cruise ships, ... Read More

An Evening in Full Swing with Biggles Big Band at Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Huahin
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An Evening in Full Swing with Biggles Big Band at Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Huahin

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 25, 2019

The swing excitement has recently revisited Hua Hin as Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin welcomed Biggles Big Band ... Read More

New cruise ship touches the sea for the first time in Turku
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New cruise ship touches the sea for the first time in Turku

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 19, 2019

Costa Crociere celebrated the technical launch of the new flagship Costa Smeralda at the Meyer shipyard in Turku, Finland. During ... Read More

IMEX Frankfurt: Education speakers include former monk, game developer and ‘tech geeks’
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IMEX Frankfurt: Education speakers include former monk, game developer and ‘tech geeks’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

What do a former monk, a game developer and a self-confessed ‘tech geek’ have in common? They’re all speakers at ... Read More

The Luxury Collection announces first hotel in Seychelles
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The Luxury Collection announces first hotel in Seychelles

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

The Luxury Collection, part of Marriott International, Inc., today announced its planned debut in the Seychelles with the signing of ... Read More

Wizz Air expands routes
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Wizz Air expands routes

editor editor- March 4, 2019

Based on data from Statistics Denmark, over 13,000 Ukrainians live in Denmark, with more than half of this population living ... Read More

Cologne Convention Bureau welcomes new chief
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Cologne Convention Bureau welcomes new chief

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019

Jan-Philipp Schäfer (31) has taken over the position of Head of the Cologne Convention Bureau (CCB) with effect from February ... Read More

IMEX Frankfurt Association Day centers on high value insights & inspiration
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IMEX Frankfurt Association Day centers on high value insights & inspiration

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2019

“I’m always looking for support with innovation and Association Day provides the perfect opportunity to get new ideas.” Danielle Michel, ... Read More

Heathrow Airport: Stellar start to 2019
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Heathrow Airport: Stellar start to 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

5.9 million passengers traveled through the UK’s only hub airport, kickstarting 2019’s passenger growth. January’s figures increased by 2.1%, as ... Read More

Florida’s Key West bans sunscreen products to protect coral
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Florida’s Key West bans sunscreen products to protect coral

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

Key West city officials have approved a ban on sunscreen products containing two chemicals that studies have found to negatively ... Read More

Czech Airlines Technics welcomes new Board of Directors member
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Czech Airlines Technics welcomes new Board of Directors member

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019

Czech Airlines Technics (CSAT), a daughter company of Prague Airport, which provides aircraft repair and maintenance services, has appointed a ... Read More

Holland America: O, The Oprah Magazine cruise raised $6M for cancer support
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Holland America: O, The Oprah Magazine cruise raised $6M for cancer support

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

In recognition of World Cancer Day today, Holland America Line announced that during the recent O, The Oprah Magazine "Girls' ... Read More

Saudi King Abdul Aziz Falconry Festival breaks new Guinness records
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Saudi King Abdul Aziz Falconry Festival breaks new Guinness records

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

King Abdul Aziz Falconry Festival was announced as the world's largest falcon racing tournament with participation of a record 1723 ... Read More

Cayman Islands breaking tourist records
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Cayman Islands breaking tourist records

editor editor- January 26, 2019

The Cayman Islands has maintained its market share with another year of record-breaking statistical arrivals. Read More

South Dakota cities left without passenger air service
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South Dakota cities left without passenger air service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019

Passenger air service has stopped to the Two South Dakota towns were left without passenger air service after California Pacific ... Read More

No tsunami threat after new Vanuatu earthquake
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No tsunami threat after new Vanuatu earthquake

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

An earthquake of 6.0 magnitude struck of the coast of Vanuatu in the Pacific Ocean on Friday, the US Geological ... Read More

Wayne County Airport Authority welcomes new CEO
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Wayne County Airport Authority welcomes new CEO

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

The Wayne County Airport Authority Board of Directors confirmed the appointment of Chad Newton as Chief Executive Officer of the ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda ready to roll out the red carpet for adventurous Team Antigua Island Girls
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Antigua and Barbuda ready to roll out the red carpet for adventurous Team Antigua Island Girls

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2019

Antigua and Barbuda, with its strong heritage of yacht racing and moniker as the Sailing Capital of the Caribbean, is ... Read More

Ryanair pilots: New year, same threats
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Ryanair pilots: New year, same threats

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2019

2018 was a pivotal year for Ryanair and its pilots and cabin crew, engaging in the previously unchartered territory of ... Read More

Heathrow reaches record 80 million milestone
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Heathrow reaches record 80 million milestone

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 11, 2019

A record 80 million passengers travelled through the UK’s only hub airport in 2018, up 2.7% on last year, with ... Read More

Union Pacific appoints new Chief Operating Officer
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Union Pacific appoints new Chief Operating Officer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2019

Union Pacific today named Jim Vena chief operating officer, effective Jan. 14. He served as executive vice president and chief ... Read More

Act of terror in Tokyo Shinjuku tourist area during New Years celebration
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Act of terror in Tokyo Shinjuku tourist area during New Years celebration

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 1, 2019

New Years in Tokyo turned violent when a car slammed into crowds who were celebrating  New Year early on Jan. ... Read More

New Florida club promotes travel with a purpose
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New Florida club promotes travel with a purpose

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 31, 2018

The organization that is promoting a more peaceful world through international citizen homestays, announces the formation of a new club ... Read More

Leaving Japan as a tourist: It will cost you!
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Leaving Japan as a tourist: It will cost you!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

On Jan. 7, the Japanese government will introduce an international tourist tax. The tax of ¥1,000 (About $10) will be ... Read More

Uzbekistan is looking at KLM to attract European Tourists
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Uzbekistan is looking at KLM to attract European Tourists

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 29, 2018

According to the Ambassador of Uzbekistan to the Benelux countries, Dilyor Khakimov, the National airline of the Netherlands, KLM Royal ... Read More

Disneyland Resort welcomes Rose Bowl game-bound teams
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Disneyland Resort welcomes Rose Bowl game-bound teams

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 27, 2018

The Ohio State Buckeyes, and the Washington Huskies, have won berths in the 2019 Rose Bowl presented by Northwestern Mutual ... Read More