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New dual-branded hotel opens in Atlanta
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New dual-branded hotel opens in Atlanta

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

The groundbreaking opening of the Courtyard by Marriott & Element by Westin in Midtown Atlanta is announced. Expected to open ... Read More

Tanzania tour operators want reforms to improve business landscape
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Tanzania tour operators want reforms to improve business landscape

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- June 11, 2019

Tanzania tour operators are upbeat at the news that the government would execute the reforms highlighted on the blueprint to ... Read More

‘Premium Tap Water’ brand for tourists is named
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‘Premium Tap Water’ brand for tourists is named

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Inspired by Iceland launch Kranavatn, a premium tap water 'brand' aimed to encourage travellers to tackle plastic waste and ‘drink ... Read More

Kazakhstan PM goes all out inspecting ongoing tourism and infrastructure improvement
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Kazakhstan PM goes all out inspecting ongoing tourism and infrastructure improvement

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 25, 2019

Kazakhstan Prime Minister Askar Mamin visited the East Kazakhstan, Almaty and Karaganda regions on a  working trip to check the ... Read More

Catalan Tourist Board launches UK campaign to promote Year of Cultural Tourism 2019
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Catalan Tourist Board launches UK campaign to promote Year of Cultural Tourism 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

The Catalan Tourist Board is targeting UK consumers with a new campaign to drive awareness of its cultural product during ... Read More

Tunisia: Tourist arrivals up 18 percent, tourism revenues reach $300 million
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Tunisia: Tourist arrivals up 18 percent, tourism revenues reach $300 million

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 11, 2019

Tunisia has recorded an 18 percent increase in tourist arrivals during the first four months of this year, compared to ... Read More

Malaysia’s Sabah welcomes over 1 million tourists in first quarter of 2019
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Malaysia’s Sabah welcomes over 1 million tourists in first quarter of 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 11, 2019

About 1,033,871 tourists visited Sabah in the first three months of this year, said Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Christina Liew. ... Read More

Tourisme Montréal celebrates its 100th anniversary
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Tourisme Montréal celebrates its 100th anniversary

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Tourisme Montréal kicked off its 100th anniversary celebrations this morning. The organization was founded on October 8, 1919 by the ... Read More

Air Transat launches nonstop service between Montreal and New Orleans
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Air Transat launches nonstop service between Montreal and New Orleans

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Air Transat announced that it will add New Orleans, Louisiana, to its portfolio of fall and winter destinations. Beginning in ... Read More

Investing in Tourism Sustainability Conference: Dr. Taleb Rifai Chair
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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

Côte d’Ivoire seeks African Development Bank’s support for $5.8 billion tourism plan
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Côte d’Ivoire seeks African Development Bank’s support for $5.8 billion tourism plan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

Ivorian Minister of Tourism Siandou Fofana on 25 April 2019 presented a strategy document aimed at making Côte d’Ivoire Africa’s ... Read More

Tanzania government sticks to its fists over privatized state hotels
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Tanzania government sticks to its fists over privatized state hotels

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- April 30, 2019

The Tanzania government once again warned investors over a possible re-possession of poorly-performing hotels and lodges in northern Tanzania wildlife ... Read More

Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority, U.S. and British Authorities warn in response to terror attacks
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Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority, U.S. and British Authorities warn in response to terror attacks

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 21, 2019

The Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority in a statement released urges hotels in Sri Lanka to take maximum measures to ... Read More

Notre Dame cathedral inferno: Paris iconic tourist attraction on fire
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Notre Dame cathedral inferno: Paris iconic tourist attraction on fire

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2019

Smoke and fire is seen leaping from the top of Notre Dame, the iconic Paris cathedral. Videos shot by people ... Read More

NY drinks NY wines: History and hybrids
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NY drinks NY wines: History and hybrids

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- April 13, 2019

New York Wines: Disaster in the Beginning Historians have documented the fact that grapes were first introduced to New York ... Read More

Russia prepares for OTDYKH International Travel Market and UNWTO General Assembly
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Russia prepares for OTDYKH International Travel Market and UNWTO General Assembly

editor editor- April 4, 2019

Two landmark events in the Russian travel industry – which take place this September – mark not only an important ... Read More

Middle East visitors to Egypt to increase 50% by 2022, ATM report reveals
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Middle East visitors to Egypt to increase 50% by 2022, ATM report reveals

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019

Arrivals from the Middle East to Egypt are expected to increase 50% from 1.49 million in 2018 to 2.23 million ... Read More

Cebu Pacific airline to fly Shanghai – Cebu 
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Cebu Pacific airline to fly Shanghai – Cebu 

editor editor- March 26, 2019

The Philippines air carrier, Cebu Pacific, will begin regular flights between Shanghai and Cebu starting April 15, 2019 as it ... Read More

Gambling is big business in tourism
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Gambling is big business in tourism

mm Alain St.Ange- March 26, 2019

The gambling industry, which happens to be a really big one worldwide, is one of the most popular in terms ... Read More

“An inspirational story”:  Rwanda’s Travel & Tourism economy up 14% in 2018
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“An inspirational story”: Rwanda’s Travel & Tourism economy up 14% in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

The Travel & Tourism economy of Rwanda grew by 13.8% last year – one of the fastest rates in the ... Read More

Sharjah woos Russian tourists at Moscow International Travel & Tourism Exhibition
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Sharjah woos Russian tourists at Moscow International Travel & Tourism Exhibition

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) is further boosting its presence in Russia’s tourism sector following the surge in ... Read More

ITB Berlin means big time for Nepal Tourism Board and upcoming launch of Visit Nepal 2020 year
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ITB Berlin means big time for Nepal Tourism Board and upcoming launch of Visit Nepal 2020 year

editor editor- March 7, 2019

Nepal is going all out at the largest travel trade event of the year, ITB, that started today in Berlin, ... Read More

Is Hawaii really ready for 10 million tourists?
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Is Hawaii really ready for 10 million tourists?

Scott Foster Scott Foster- February 28, 2019

From the summit of Haleakala to the beautiful beaches, bays and trails of just about every island, have we reached ... Read More

Visit Malaysia campaign targets 30 million tourists by 2020
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Visit Malaysia campaign targets 30 million tourists by 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019

With a total of 25.8 million international tourists arriving in Malaysia in 2018, nation’s ambitious growth plans still call for ... Read More

Italian recognition for tourism excellence
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Italian recognition for tourism excellence

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 26, 2019

The XXIV edition of “Premio Excellent” takes place every year in conjunction with the BIT Tourism Fair in Milan conceived ... Read More

Tanzania makes tourism country’s top priority
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Tanzania makes tourism country’s top priority

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- February 14, 2019

Key players in Tanzania’s tourism and hospitality industry and the country’s National Assembly have agreed to work hand in hand ... Read More

Emirates links Phnom Penh and Bangkok with daily service from Dubai
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Emirates links Phnom Penh and Bangkok with daily service from Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

Emirates will link Phnom Penh (PNH) and Bangkok (BKK) with its new daily service set to launch on June 1, ... Read More

Philippines targets 8.2 million tourists in 2019
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Philippines targets 8.2 million tourists in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

The Philippines welcomed 7,127,168 foreign visitors in 2018, and the Philippine Department of Tourism saying it is aiming for 8.2 ... Read More

OTDYKH Leisure to mark 25 years of success
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OTDYKH Leisure to mark 25 years of success

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

OTDYKH Leisure is back September 10-12 2019 with its 25th edition of the world-renowned travel expo. The expo will showcase ... Read More

Saudi Arabia’s investments in Russian tourism are set to grow
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Saudi Arabia’s investments in Russian tourism are set to grow

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation are planning to increase mutual investments in tourism projects, the Chief Executive Officer of the ... Read More

One quarter of all Chinese or 400 Million tourists are traveling for Chinese New Year
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One quarter of all Chinese or 400 Million tourists are traveling for Chinese New Year

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2019

The Lunar New Year Holiday means big travel for China. It rose 11 percent to 12.53 million this year from the ... Read More

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IATO: India needs to take ‘several steps’ if it wants 20 million tourists by 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

India needs to take several steps if it wants to achieve the ambitious target of getting 20 million tourists by ... Read More

Putin: Russia will keep moving towards lifting restrictions for tourists
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Putin: Russia will keep moving towards lifting restrictions for tourists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

According to Russian President Vladimir Putin, short-term visa-free entry for foreigners and electronic visas is the way to go for ... Read More

Zimbabwe appoints new Tourism Ambassadors
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Zimbabwe appoints new Tourism Ambassadors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

Touchroad International Holdings chairman Dr He Liehui has been appointed Zimbabwe's tourism ambassador to China. Environment, Tourism and Hospitality Industry ... Read More

Kenya eyes Indian and Spanish tourists
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Kenya eyes Indian and Spanish tourists

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- January 24, 2019

Kenya has set its tourism marketing sights on India and Spain, seeking to attract the new markets in Asia and ... Read More

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