Tag: media reports

War or Terror in the Gulf of Oman? Oil Tankers in flames, crew rescued and taken to Iran
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War or Terror in the Gulf of Oman? Oil Tankers in flames, crew rescued and taken to Iran

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

A maritime safety group warned earlier today of an unspecific threat in the Gulf Oman urging extreme caution amid US- ... Read More

Seven tourists drown as Danube sightseeing boat collides with another ship, sinks in Budapest
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Seven tourists drown as Danube sightseeing boat collides with another ship, sinks in Budapest

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

A tourist boat with dozens of people on board has collided with another vessel and capsized on the Danube River ... Read More

‘Big losses’: China Eastern Airlines demands compensation from Boeing for 737 MAX grounding
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‘Big losses’: China Eastern Airlines demands compensation from Boeing for 737 MAX grounding

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Chinese carrier, China Eastern Airlines, has requested compensation from the US aerospace giant Boeing over financial damages the carrier had ... Read More

Armed terrorists storm five-star hotel in Pakistan, one person killed in attack
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Armed terrorists storm five-star hotel in Pakistan, one person killed in attack

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 11, 2019

Gunshots were heard as a group of armed gunmen stormed a private five-star hotel in the southwestern Pakistani port-city of ... Read More

No survivors: 11 people killed in Mexico private jet crash
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No survivors: 11 people killed in Mexico private jet crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 6, 2019

The wreckage of a private jet en route from Las Vegas to Monterrey, Mexico, has been located in a mountainous ... Read More

Deadly Aeroflot Crash: SU 1492 in flames when landing at Moscow-Sheremetyevo airport.
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Deadly Aeroflot Crash: SU 1492 in flames when landing at Moscow-Sheremetyevo airport.

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 5, 2019

Skyteam airline member Aeroflot from Russia today had a deadly crash at Moscow-Sheremetyevo airport after engines caught fire. A hero flight ... Read More

Bomb threat triggers Kiev International Airport evacuation
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Bomb threat triggers Kiev International Airport evacuation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

More than 1,000 airline passengers were evacuated at Kiev International Airport (Zhuliany) on Tuesday due to a bomb threat, media ... Read More

African Game Rangers: Key conservation tourism partners in stress
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African Game Rangers: Key conservation tourism partners in stress

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- April 6, 2019

Wildlife is the leading tourist attraction and source of tourist revenue in Africa other than rich historical and cultural heritage ... Read More

Hyatt Regency Cologne says no to President Obama after WTTC Summit Seville
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Hyatt Regency Cologne says no to President Obama after WTTC Summit Seville

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 3, 2019

U.S. President Barak Obama is on a tourism trip. Today he is expected to be the star participant at the ... Read More

Destinations need new resources to tackle the “invisible burden” of tourism
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Destinations need new resources to tackle the “invisible burden” of tourism

editor editor- March 26, 2019

A report published today by the Travel Foundation, Cornell University’s Centre for Sustainable Global Enterprise and EplerWood International describes how ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines CEO believes in The New Spirit of Africa and pledges to work with Boeing
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Ethiopian Airlines CEO believes in The New Spirit of Africa and pledges to work with Boeing

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 25, 2019

Tewolde GebreMariam, Group CEO, Ethiopian Airlines issued a statement today. He wrote: "It has been more than two weeks since the ... Read More

Brazil’s former president Michel Temer arrested
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Brazil’s former president Michel Temer arrested

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

Brazil’s former president Michel Temer has been arrested as part of a sweeping anti-corruption probe, media reports say. Temer took ... Read More

Sexually assaulted by hotel staff? TripAdvisor tells woman leave a review
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Sexually assaulted by hotel staff? TripAdvisor tells woman leave a review

editor editor- March 19, 2019

TripAdvisor is the largest travel site in the world, with 456 million people visiting the site every month to search ... Read More

Three killed in Utrecht terrorist attack, Turkish suspect on the run
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Three killed in Utrecht terrorist attack, Turkish suspect on the run

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

The mayor of Utrecht has confirmed that three people have been killed in the shooting. Dutch police have identified a ... Read More

Double Deadly Terror Attack in New Zealand: “There is blood everywhere”
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Double Deadly Terror Attack in New Zealand: “There is blood everywhere”

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 15, 2019

"I'm still in shock at the news coming from Christchurch today. To any Muslims, both in New Zealand and around ... Read More

Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?
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Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

The list of the carriers that are grounding the controversial Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft and the countries that are ... Read More

‘Huge loss’: New York City’s iconic tourist landmark to be sold for $150 million
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‘Huge loss’: New York City’s iconic tourist landmark to be sold for $150 million

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 9, 2019

Once the tallest building in the world, New York’s landmark Chrysler Building will be sold for a fraction of the ... Read More

Former ZImbabwe Tourism Minister Dr. Walter Mzembi is alive
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Former ZImbabwe Tourism Minister Dr. Walter Mzembi is alive

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 3, 2019

The former Minister of Tourism and Hospitality for Zimbabwe, Dr. Walter Mzembi talked to eTurboNews Sunday night  from his residence ... Read More

15 killed as Boeing 707 jet crashes into residential neighborhood in Iran
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15 killed as Boeing 707 jet crashes into residential neighborhood in Iran

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019

Iranian Boeing 707 cargo aircraft which crashed on Monday into a residential area, while trying to land west Tehran. According ... Read More

Five people wounded in Santiago bus stop terrorist bombing
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Five people wounded in Santiago bus stop terrorist bombing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 5, 2019

An explosion at a bus stop in Santiago, the capital of Chile, wounded at least five people. The explosion took ... Read More

Iran: ‘No documented proof’ of Mahan Air ban by Germany
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Iran: ‘No documented proof’ of Mahan Air ban by Germany

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018

Iranian civil aviation denied some media reports that Germany is planning to ban flights of Iran's Mahan Air to Germany ... Read More

6 killed, 120 injured in Italian nightclub stampede
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6 killed, 120 injured in Italian nightclub stampede

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 8, 2018

Six people were killed and 120 clubgoers injured in a stampede at a packed nightclub in Italy. Witnesses say the ... Read More

Japanese holiday travelers:  Hawaii up, Guam down
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Japanese holiday travelers: Hawaii up, Guam down

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2017

Travel, tourism, and security are working together. North Korea and the United States had been going through months of tough war ... Read More

IATA: Air Zimbabwe has not had its membership revoked
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IATA: Air Zimbabwe has not had its membership revoked

editor editor- June 22, 2012

Contrary to media reports, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) confirms that Air Zimbabwe has not had its membership revoked ... Read More

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