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Pope Francesco Bergoglio addresses climate emergency
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Pope Francesco Bergoglio addresses climate emergency

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- June 15, 2019

At the Casina Pio IV, the Pontiff Pope Francesco Bergoglio met with participants of the meeting promoted by the Department ... Read More

Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau appoints Kara Franker, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications
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Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau appoints Kara Franker, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (GFLCVB) has announced the appointment of Kara Franker as Senior Vice President ... Read More

Ghana Remains Safe: African Tourism Board Rapid Response Team offers assistance
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Ghana Remains Safe: African Tourism Board Rapid Response Team offers assistance

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 11, 2019

Ghana remains sage, security remains vigilant according to a statement issued by Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, the Minister of Information for ... Read More

Helicopter crashes into midtown Manhattan building, one person killed
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Helicopter crashes into midtown Manhattan building, one person killed

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

The helicopter crash-landed onto the roof of a midtown Manhattan 54-story office building on New York's 7th avenue, north of ... Read More

30th anniversary of Tiananmen Square massacre planned in front of LA Chinese Consulate
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30th anniversary of Tiananmen Square massacre planned in front of LA Chinese Consulate

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

What is being called "a commemorative candlelight vigil" to remember the 30th Anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre will be ... Read More

Seychelles among Best Honeymoon Destinations 2019 in Spain
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Seychelles among Best Honeymoon Destinations 2019 in Spain

editor editor- May 29, 2019

It is in a special ceremony held in Madrid earlier this May, that Grandvoyage.com travel agency delivered their awards to ... Read More

Is Sri Lanka on a Tourism Suicide path?
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Is Sri Lanka on a Tourism Suicide path?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

The good news, there has never been a better time to visit Sri Lanka. It's true when it comes to ... Read More

Thomas Cook Failure: Who to trust and how to communicate
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Thomas Cook Failure: Who to trust and how to communicate

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- May 20, 2019

Thomas Cooks shares are effectively worth nothing right now. Thousands of British tourists looking forward to their holidays are not ... Read More

Reinventing the Travel Marketing Conference
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Reinventing the Travel Marketing Conference

editor editor- May 15, 2019

SEE – an acronym for Seek, Explore, Experience – will bring together the world’s smartest (and coolest) travel and tourism ... Read More

African Tourism Board Friends of the Media Network now in 28 countries
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African Tourism Board Friends of the Media Network now in 28 countries

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 12, 2019

Africa is a hot travel and tourism focus for the press.  The African Tourism Board friends of the ATB media ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority appoints new Director of Communications and Public Relations
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Hawaii Tourism Authority appoints new Director of Communications and Public Relations

editor editor- April 11, 2019

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) announced today that Marisa Yamane, a longtime award-winning journalist, has been appointed as director of ... Read More

Dame Alice Walker will headline Anguilla Lit Fest 2019
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Dame Alice Walker will headline Anguilla Lit Fest 2019

editor editor- April 3, 2019

The Anguilla Tourist Board is pleased to announce an impressive line-up of international artists scheduled to appear at the 8th ... Read More

WTTC 19th Global Summit final program: Changemakers including President Obama meet in Seville
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WTTC 19th Global Summit final program: Changemakers including President Obama meet in Seville

mm Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- March 31, 2019

The World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) will be heading to Seville, Spain this week to attend the  19th Global ... Read More

IMEX Policy Forum puts future city development front and center
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IMEX Policy Forum puts future city development front and center

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

Policy makers from national and regional governments worldwide will explore The Business of Placemaking with leading business events industry professionals ... Read More

“Plan For Our Kids” and “African Earth Lung” to launch at WTM Africa
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“Plan For Our Kids” and “African Earth Lung” to launch at WTM Africa

editor editor- March 19, 2019

eTN Publisher Juergen Steinmetz talks to Professor Geoffrey Lipman Co-Founder of SUNx - STRONG Universal Network, about the development of ... Read More

Speed Dating Tourism Style @ Javits
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Speed Dating Tourism Style @ Javits

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- March 9, 2019

Picture it – hundreds of small tables staffed by representatives of destinations, hotels, attractions – from Australia to Rwanda and ... Read More

JetBlue celebrates Black History Month with poster of cop killer at JFK Airport
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JetBlue celebrates Black History Month with poster of cop killer at JFK Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

JetBlue has apologized for using a poster of Assata Shakur, an activist who was convicted of killing a police officer, ... Read More

Hotels in ASIA ignore warning signs of environmental killers
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Hotels in ASIA ignore warning signs of environmental killers

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- February 24, 2019

Hotel operators in Asia are neglecting public safety. Scientists and engineers have learned the truth about the industry’s apathy when ... Read More

Six destinations to become leaders of Salento’s 2019 tourist season
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Six destinations to become leaders of Salento’s 2019 tourist season

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 18, 2019

Salento, located at the southern end of Apulia in Southern Italy, keeps building up its image and the consequent increase ... Read More

Happy Birthday, Jumbo! Legendary Boeing 747 turns 50
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Happy Birthday, Jumbo! Legendary Boeing 747 turns 50

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019

It's been 50 years since the first Boeing 747-100 took off over Seattle on its official maiden flight on February ... Read More

Travel & Tourism at the center of life for Matteo Pennacchi
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Travel & Tourism at the center of life for Matteo Pennacchi

editor editor- January 17, 2019

Travel & Tourism is what defines Matteo Pennacchi, an eclectic 47-year-old Italian traveler. Read More

Power of People proves popular for upcoming BestCities Global Forum in Bogota
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Power of People proves popular for upcoming BestCities Global Forum in Bogota

editor editor- December 3, 2018

Leaders will hold talks, workshops, and programs while also learning about the region and culture of Latin America at the BestCities ... 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

PATA: Inspiring the tourism leaders of tomorrow
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PATA: Inspiring the tourism leaders of tomorrow

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 3, 2018

The next PATA Youth Symposium, with the theme ‘Inspiring Tourism Leaders of Tomorrow’, will take place on the first day of ... Read More

The keynote address at the 2016 PATA Annual Summit in Guam will come from Seychelles
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The keynote address at the 2016 PATA Annual Summit in Guam will come from Seychelles

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 13, 2016

Minister Alain St.Ange of the Seychelles is heading to the US island of Guam for the 2016 PATA Annual Summit. Read More

Ministerial debate with the private sector on Pacific Island Tourism in Guam
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Ministerial debate with the private sector on Pacific Island Tourism in Guam

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 31, 2016

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA), in partnership with the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), will hold the PATA/UNWTO Ministerial Debate ... Read More

Sir David Frost has them laughing out loud at WTTC
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Sir David Frost has them laughing out loud at WTTC

editor editor- April 11, 2013

ABU DHABI - Sir David Frost had the audience laughing out loud, when he spoke on the last day of ... Read More

Journalist killed in targeted attack on tourist island of Phuket
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Journalist killed in targeted attack on tourist island of Phuket

editor editor- January 13, 2012

PHUKET, Thailand - A well-known Phuket journalist and red political activist has been critically wounded in a Phuket shooting that ... Read More

Tribute to Colin Rickards from the Caribbean Tourism Organization
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Tribute to Colin Rickards from the Caribbean Tourism Organization

editor editor- December 1, 2011

The staff of the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) wishes to express how deeply saddened they are by the sudden passing ... Read More

Journalist killed during hotel and casino robbery in South Africa
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Journalist killed during hotel and casino robbery in South Africa

editor editor- April 9, 2010

Johannesburg - A North West journalist was shot dead during an armed robbery at a hotel and casino in Mafikeng, ... Read More

Veteran tourism journalist launches a World Travel Industry Index
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Veteran tourism journalist launches a World Travel Industry Index

editor editor- September 17, 2009

Monitoring tourism and air transport for almost three decades, veteran tourism journalist Murray Bayley launches the World Travel Industry Index, ... Read More

Aerospace Journalist of the Year Award presented to Geoffrey Thomas of Air Transport World
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Aerospace Journalist of the Year Award presented to Geoffrey Thomas of Air Transport World

editor editor- June 23, 2009

Air Transport World, a Penton Media publication, is pleased to announce that senior editor and Asia/Pacific bureau chief Geoffrey Thomas ... Read More

Coventry accepts “Journalist of the Year” honor
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Coventry accepts “Journalist of the Year” honor

editor editor- September 20, 2008

HYDERABAD, India (September 19, 2008) - Veteran New Zealand travel writer Nigel Coventry today graciously accepted this year's "PATA Travel ... Read More

New Zealand journalist wins PATA honor
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New Zealand journalist wins PATA honor

editor editor- July 31, 2008

BANGKOK, THAILAND (July 30, 2008) - Veteran New Zealand travel writer Nigel Coventry has been named this year's 'PATA Travel ... Read More