Tag: Jordan

Coronavirus a security threat in the Middle East: Military response
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Coronavirus a security threat in the Middle East: Military response

The Media Line The Media Line- March 24, 2020

In Jordan, the army took over the streets on March 17 to police the curfew due to the COVID-19 coronavirus, ... Read More

Jordan tourists stabbed by armed attacker
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Jordan tourists stabbed by armed attacker

editor editor- November 6, 2019

A lone masked armed attacker today, Wednesday, November 6, 2019, stabbed 8 people at a popular tourist site in northern ... Read More

100 best outdoor dining restaurants in Canada named
Breaking Travel News

100 best outdoor dining restaurants in Canada named

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

As we approach the first day of summer, Canadians are looking for the perfect spots to soak up some sun. ... Read More

When overtourism spoils your travel plans: Go somewhere else!
Tourism News

When overtourism spoils your travel plans: Go somewhere else!

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 5, 2019

Have you heard that told joke?  Patient says, “Doctor, it hurts when I do this with my arm.”  Doctor’s response ... Read More

Interstate Hotels & Resorts expands presence in the West
Business Travel News

Interstate Hotels & Resorts expands presence in the West

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Interstate Hotels & Resorts announces that it has been selected by Glacier House Hotels to manage a portfolio of 13 ... Read More

Gains of LGBTQ rights in some Middle East and North Africa nations may be a game-changer
LGBTQ

Gains of LGBTQ rights in some Middle East and North Africa nations may be a game-changer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 28, 2019

Progress in recognizing the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people at the United Nations in New ... Read More

Turkish Airlines wants to increase tourism to Palestine
Airline News

Turkish Airlines wants to increase tourism to Palestine

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 27, 2019

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has increasingly encouraged Muslims to visit Jerusalem, particularly in light of the US moving its ... Read More

Newest Delta Sky Club evokes eclectic Austin
Airline News

Newest Delta Sky Club evokes eclectic Austin

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Just in time for summer travel, the newest Delta Sky Club and first at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport will open for ... Read More

Vancouver Airport Authority announces new Chair
Airline News

Vancouver Airport Authority announces new Chair

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

Vancouver Airport Authority's Board of Directors has elected Annalisa King , an award-winning business executive, as Chair of its Board ... Read More

UNICEF Azraq Refugee Camp in Jordan gets help from Central Hotels COO
Business Travel News

UNICEF Azraq Refugee Camp in Jordan gets help from Central Hotels COO

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 13, 2019

Continuing Central Hotels’ collaboration with UNICEF, Abdulla Al Abdulla, Chief Operating Officer (C.O.O.) of Central Hotels and member of UNICEF ... Read More

Investing in Tourism Sustainability Conference: Dr. Taleb Rifai Chair
Breaking Travel News

Investing in Tourism Sustainability Conference: Dr. Taleb Rifai Chair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 6, 2019

The inaugural Investing in Tourism Sustainability Conference will open in Sunny Beach, Bulgaria Ma 30-31. It will focus on investment ... Read More

FlyArystan: The world’s newest low fare airline
Airline News

FlyArystan: The world’s newest low fare airline

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

FlyArystan, the world’s newest low fare, high-quality airline from Kazakh flag carrier Air Astana, takes to the skies today, for ... Read More

Africa’s aviation sector forecast to grow 5% per annum over next 20 years
Airline News

Africa’s aviation sector forecast to grow 5% per annum over next 20 years

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

Africa’s vast aviation potential as the continent continues to increase airline frequency to the GCC will be explored at the ... Read More

Travel Leaders Network embarks upon major international expansion
Travel Associations News

Travel Leaders Network embarks upon major international expansion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Travel Leaders Network, North America's largest travel agency organization, in partnership with sister company Travel Leaders Corporate, has embarked upon ... Read More

Egypt Tourism Minister: Tourism is key to rapprochement and peace
People in Travel & Tourism

Egypt Tourism Minister: Tourism is key to rapprochement and peace

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Egyptian Tourism Minister Rania al-Mashat and winner of IIPT Award said that Tourism and travel are the key to peaceful ... Read More

Jordan sets itself up for European MICE audience
Meeting Industry News

Jordan sets itself up for European MICE audience

editor editor- April 8, 2019

Jordan, a country which is sheltered from the troubles of the region, is safe to travel in and around, independently ... Read More

19 more hotels with 3000 rooms to be added to Marriott Hotels in Middle East and Africa
Breaking Travel News

19 more hotels with 3000 rooms to be added to Marriott Hotels in Middle East and Africa

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

Marriott International expects to add 19 new properties and more than 3,000 rooms to its  Middle East and Africa portfolio ... Read More

New LCC airline set to launch
Airline News

New LCC airline set to launch

editor editor- April 2, 2019

“With Board approval for this exciting new airline granted just six months ago, seats going on sale so swiftly is ... Read More

Things first-time travelers to Jordan should know
Breaking Travel News

Things first-time travelers to Jordan should know

editor editor- March 19, 2019

Award-winning Canadian novelist, Colin McAdam, once said, “The best advice I heard before going to Jordan was ‘don’t read anything ... Read More

35 airlines confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai
Airline News

35 airlines confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

More than 30 airlines have confirmed their participation at the inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa – co-located with ... Read More

Cardiac Arrest took PATA Life Member: Alwin Zecha, Founder Pacific Leisure Group
Breaking Travel News

Cardiac Arrest took PATA Life Member: Alwin Zecha, Founder Pacific Leisure Group

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 17, 2019

The funeral of Alwin Zecha, chairman and founder of Pacific Leisure Group, was held at Saturday at Rangsit Methodist Church ... Read More

World Bank announces Air Transport Annual Report
Breaking Travel News

World Bank announces Air Transport Annual Report

editor editor- March 12, 2019

The 14th edition of the World Bank Group (WBG) Air Transport Annual Report, which outlines the support that is given ... Read More

King of Jordan Abdullah II to receive the Lamp of Peace of St. Francis in Assisi
Cultural Travel News

King of Jordan Abdullah II to receive the Lamp of Peace of St. Francis in Assisi

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

His Majesty the King of Jordan, Abdullah II, will visit, accompanied by Her Majesty the Queen of Jordan, Rania, at ... Read More

Seychelles well welcomed and promoted at highly-reputable school in Abu Dhabi
Educational Travel News

Seychelles well welcomed and promoted at highly-reputable school in Abu Dhabi

editor editor- March 4, 2019

Seychelles Tourism Board’s (STB) office in Abu Dhabi provided students, parents and teachers with the chance to learn more about ... Read More

Princess Cruises launches its first advertising campaign for Asia
Cruise Industry News

Princess Cruises launches its first advertising campaign for Asia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 18, 2019

Princess Cruises has launched its first international advertising campaign developed and produced specifically for Asian markets, titled "Princessa." It showcases ... Read More

India’s Millennials prefer non-traditional experiences over romance on Valentine’s Day
Breaking Travel News

India’s Millennials prefer non-traditional experiences over romance on Valentine’s Day

editor editor- February 12, 2019

Thomas Cook (India) Ltd., an integrated travel and travel related financial services company in India, has witnessed a significant demand ... Read More

Etihad Airways and Royal Jordanian Airlines announce codeshare agreement
Airline News

Etihad Airways and Royal Jordanian Airlines announce codeshare agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

Etihad Airways and Royal Jordanian Airline have announced a new codeshare partnership to provide customers with greater access to key ... Read More

Syria welcomes visitors with open arms: Is Syria Safe tor tourism?
Breaking Travel News

Syria welcomes visitors with open arms: Is Syria Safe tor tourism?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2019

Syrians escape an inhuman regime by the million. European countries are in a state of crisis trying to welcome Syrian ... Read More

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

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

Uganda makes top 3: Must Photograph for 2019
Breaking Travel News

Uganda makes top 3: Must Photograph for 2019

mm Alain St.Ange- January 22, 2019

A global survey of Facebook posts, commissioned by Huawei on the occasion of launching their latest smart phone, brought about ... Read More

Jordan ‘rejects’ Israel’s Ramon Airport
Airport news

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

Milan Bergamo ready for 13 million passengers in 2019
Breaking Travel News

Milan Bergamo ready for 13 million passengers in 2019

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 8, 2019

As Milan Bergamo continues to grow, it is expected that the airport will break through the 13 million passenger barrier ... Read More

Over 30 countries attending Global Investment in Aviation Summit in Dubai
Airline News

Over 30 countries attending Global Investment in Aviation Summit in Dubai

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 8, 2019

The Global Investment in Aviation Summit, an initiative of the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority, will be held on 27-29 ... Read More

Disneyland Resort welcomes Rose Bowl game-bound teams
Breaking Travel News

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

Sacred places: Many spiritual sites can be visited via cruise ship
Cruise Industry News

Sacred places: Many spiritual sites can be visited via cruise ship

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2018

There are 100+ cruise itineraries that provide access to sacred places – worldwide sites of healing, guidance, and divine inspiration. ... Read More

Top international countries and events at 40th SIGEP
Breaking Travel News

Top international countries and events at 40th SIGEP

editor editor- December 12, 2018

The appointment at SIGEP 2019 already has the participation of over 20 countries scheduled Read More

Follow on Feedly