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Kimpton Glover Park Hotel appoints new senior catering sales manager
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Kimpton Glover Park Hotel appoints new senior catering sales manager

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 15, 2019

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel announced the appointment of Renee Rothschild to the executive team as senior catering sales manager. Since ... Read More

Conrad Bali announces completion of rejuvenation
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Conrad Bali announces completion of rejuvenation

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

Conrad Bali, a beachfront resort on the southern coast of Bali, today announced the launch of its 85 newly-renovated expanded ... Read More

UNIGLOBE Alliance Travel and UNIGLOBE Travel Partners-NJ named UNIGLOBE TMCs of the year
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UNIGLOBE Alliance Travel and UNIGLOBE Travel Partners-NJ named UNIGLOBE TMCs of the year

editor editor- June 10, 2019

UNIGLOBE Travel International has announced a tie for its Travel Management Company (TMC) of the Year award. Tied for top ... Read More

Marriott International opens second Four Points by Sheraton in Tanzania
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Marriott International opens second Four Points by Sheraton in Tanzania

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

Marriott International, Inc. today announced the opening of its second Four Points by Sheraton (Four-Points.Marriott.com) hotel in Tanzania, Four Points ... Read More

Clear Channel Airports signs new agreement with Palm Beach International Airport
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Clear Channel Airports signs new agreement with Palm Beach International Airport

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 10, 2019

Clear Channel Airports, today announced Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) selected the U.S. airport media leader (CCA) for a new ... Read More

Choice Hotels Texas expansion
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Choice Hotels Texas expansion

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 10, 2019

Choice Hotels has signed an agreement with Legacy Partners to develop five Sleep Inn hotels outside of Houston, Texas. The ... Read More

New nonstop flights to Europe from Dallas
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New nonstop flights to Europe from Dallas

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport welcomes new nonstop flights to Dublin, Ireland, and Munich, Germany provided by American Airlines. The ... Read More

Choice Hotels corporate travel focus
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Choice Hotels corporate travel focus

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

Choice Hotels International, Inc. will launch a new nationwide advertising campaign June 17 that reinforces its commitment to welcoming both ... Read More

UNIGLOBE Travel recognizes top professionals and agencies worldwide
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UNIGLOBE Travel recognizes top professionals and agencies worldwide

editor editor- June 4, 2019

UNIGLOBE Travel International has announced the 2019 recipients of its performance and service awards. Winners were announced at the organization’s ... Read More

The InterContinental San Francisco Unveils Extensive Renovation Led by BraytonHughes Design Studios and EDG Design
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The InterContinental San Francisco Unveils Extensive Renovation Led by BraytonHughes Design Studios and EDG Design

editor editor- May 31, 2019

Two Bay Area-based design firms, BraytonHughes Design Studios and EDG Design, are pleased to unveil the updated design for the ... Read More

Newest Delta Sky Club evokes eclectic Austin
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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

Armed opposers of Chinese investments in Pakistan stormed five star hotel
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Armed opposers of Chinese investments in Pakistan stormed five star hotel

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 11, 2019

Three gunmen have stormed the five-star hotel Pearl-Continental Hotel Gwadain un the Pakistani province of Balochistan, killing at least one ... Read More

Washington, DC Tourism: 21.9 million domestic visitors in 2018
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Washington, DC Tourism: 21.9 million domestic visitors in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

Destination DC (DDC) today announced that Washington, DC attracted a record 21.9 million domestic visitors in 2018, the ninth consecutive ... Read More

Airbnb v. Hotels: Competing and benefiting in the sharing economy
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Airbnb v. Hotels: Competing and benefiting in the sharing economy

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019

Researchers from the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University published new research which sheds new light on the ... Read More

Frankfurt Airport lays cornerstone for future Terminal 3
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Frankfurt Airport lays cornerstone for future Terminal 3

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

Fraport AG laid the cornerstone for Frankfurt Airport’s new Terminal 3, one of Europe’s largest privately financed infrastructure projects. Numerous ... Read More

China launches world’s first 5G smart hotel
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China launches world’s first 5G smart hotel

editor editor- April 17, 2019

A strategic cooperation agreement was signed today to create the world's first 5G smart hotel in China by InterContinental Shenzhen, ... Read More

St. Kitts shines in US Roadshow 2019
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St. Kitts shines in US Roadshow 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

A signature activity in US, the St. Kitts Tourism Authority conducted its 2nd annual Destination St. Kitts & Nevis US ... Read More

Jordan sets itself up for European MICE audience
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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

Marriott to open South Asia’s first Tribute Portfolio hotel at Cochin International Airport
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Marriott to open South Asia’s first Tribute Portfolio hotel at Cochin International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 23, 2019

Twenty14 Holdings has announced plans to launch Port Muziris – South Asia’s first Tribute Portfolio hotel, part of Marriott International, ... Read More

Lufthansa launches seven new European destinations from Munich
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Lufthansa launches seven new European destinations from Munich

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

During this year´s summer flight schedule Lufthansa launches seven new destinations in Germany and Europe. There are several weekly flights ... Read More

Dubai – Cairo : Increased frequency on Emirates
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Dubai – Cairo : Increased frequency on Emirates

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2019

Emirates will increase the frequency of flights between Dubai and Cairo, adding four additional flights a week to its existing ... Read More

WTTC: South Africa Africa’s largest Travel & Tourism economy in 2018
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WTTC: South Africa Africa’s largest Travel & Tourism economy in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

Travel & Tourism in South Africa contributed 1.5 million jobs and ZAR425.8 billion to the economy in 2018, making it ... Read More

WTTC revealed why South Africa is the largest tourism economy on the continent
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WTTC revealed why South Africa is the largest tourism economy on the continent

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 18, 2019

Tourism in South Africa contributed 1.5 million jobs and ZAR425.8 billion to the economy in 2018, making it the largest ... Read More

Ethiopia records biggest growth of Travel & Tourism in the world
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Ethiopia records biggest growth of Travel & Tourism in the world

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

Ethiopia’s Travel & Tourism economy grew by 48.6% in 2018, the largest of any country in the world, according to ... Read More

Dubai welcomes Premier Inn Al Jaddaf
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Dubai welcomes Premier Inn Al Jaddaf

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

The Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Group, His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, inaugurated Premier Inn Al ... Read More

Brexit or no Brexit, UK Millennials will travel more in 2019
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Brexit or no Brexit, UK Millennials will travel more in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Adult British travelers under 40 intend to take 41 percent more vacations in 2019 (an extra two vacations per year ... Read More

Teneo Hospitality Group appoints new Content & Design Specialist
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Teneo Hospitality Group appoints new Content & Design Specialist

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Teneo Hospitality Group has appointed graphic designer and tech expert Victoria Myrand as Content and Design Specialist. In this newly ... Read More

Lufthansa Group expands long-haul portfolio in Frankfurt and Munich with Eurowings
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Lufthansa Group expands long-haul portfolio in Frankfurt and Munich with Eurowings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

Lufthansa Group will be significantly expanding its tourist-oriented long-haul portfolio at its hubs in Frankfurt and Munich. After the successes ... Read More

UNIGLOBE Premium Travel signs exclusive partnership with BAC Credomatic VIP Lounge
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UNIGLOBE Premium Travel signs exclusive partnership with BAC Credomatic VIP Lounge

editor editor- March 1, 2019

Passengers flying with UNIGLOBE Premium Travel in Costa Rica now have free access to the newest airport lounge at Juan ... Read More

Puerto Rico Tourism beefs up online presence
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Puerto Rico Tourism beefs up online presence

editor editor- February 28, 2019

The new DiscoverPuertoRico.com offers a rich, multimedia content experience that inspires visitors to explore the entire Island while connecting them ... Read More

Starwood opens Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Sharjah
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Starwood opens Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Sharjah

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Four Points by Sheraton opened its doors in Sharjah. The hotel stands at the end of the famous Sharjah Buhairah ... Read More

Air Seychelles to operate seasonal flights to Antananarivo
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Air Seychelles to operate seasonal flights to Antananarivo

mm Alain St.Ange- February 18, 2019

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles has today announced that it will operate seasonal flights between ... Read More

Minister: South Africa wants more Chinese tourists
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Minister: South Africa wants more Chinese tourists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

South African Minister of Tourism Derek Hanekom said that South Africa wants to attract more Chinese visitors and is striving ... Read More

Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel names new Director of Sales & Marketing
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Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel names new Director of Sales & Marketing

editor editor- January 22, 2019

Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel announced the appointment of Joyce Wong as Director of Sales & Marketing. Bringing Read More

UNIGLOBE Travel agencies in BC, Ontario and Quebec named to Air Canada Circle of Excellence
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UNIGLOBE Travel agencies in BC, Ontario and Quebec named to Air Canada Circle of Excellence

editor editor- January 21, 2019

UNIGLOBE Travel agencies in Canada’s three largest provinces are among the 2019 winners of the Air Canada Circle of Excellence ... Read More

Hilton opens first and only international hotel in Nujiang
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Hilton opens first and only international hotel in Nujiang

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 3, 2019

Hilton today announced the opening of a new focused-service hotel in Nujiang in China's Yunnan province. New Hilton Garden Inn ... Read More