Tag: Nationwide

Switzerland interrupted: Hundreds of thousands of Swiss women go on nationwide strike
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Switzerland interrupted: Hundreds of thousands of Swiss women go on nationwide strike

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

Women in Switzerland walked off the job on Friday, staging demonstrations to demand fairer pay, more equality, and an end ... Read More

Air traffic controllers wanted: FAA hiring nationwide
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Air traffic controllers wanted: FAA hiring nationwide

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

A window of opportunity is available to U.S. citizens interested in becoming air traffic controllers. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ... Read More

Green Marine: Port Canaveral receives environmental excellence distinction
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Green Marine: Port Canaveral receives environmental excellence distinction

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

Port Canaveral has received Green Marine certification a second time for advancing environmental excellence in maritime transportation and demonstrating “green” ... Read More

Giving hotel workers security: New Jersey governor signs ‘panic button’ bill
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Giving hotel workers security: New Jersey governor signs ‘panic button’ bill

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

New Jersey Democratic Governor Phil Murphy signed a bill, the nation’s first, requiring most hotels to provide their employees with ... Read More

Uganda tour operators warn of mass protests over proposed Murchison Falls dam
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Uganda tour operators warn of mass protests over proposed Murchison Falls dam

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- June 12, 2019

In an advertisement in “The New Vision” daily by the Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERA) on June 7, a notice of ... 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

Tourism Authority of Thailand adopts simplified A-B-C Strategy
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Tourism Authority of Thailand adopts simplified A-B-C Strategy

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has adopted a simplified “A-B-C Strategy” to promote emerging tourist destinations by creating inter-linked, ... Read More

Red Roof® re-branding: Exclusive rewards and perks
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Red Roof® re-branding: Exclusive rewards and perks

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

Red Roof is amping up its successful loyalty program, Redicard™, re-branding it as RediRewards™ and adding a slew of enticing, ... Read More

WoodSpring Suites continues nationwide expansion
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WoodSpring Suites continues nationwide expansion

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

WoodSpring Suites has started 2019 with coast-to-coast expansion as one of Choice Hotels International fastest-growing brands. "Every month since the ... Read More

Traveling solo? Experience the Mediterranean this summer
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Traveling solo? Experience the Mediterranean this summer

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- May 31, 2019

A staggering 36 percent of respondents during a recent travel trends survey, conducted among a random group of 3,500 consumers ... Read More

Egyptian President orders tourist attractions’ upgrades to “reflect history and civilization of Egypt”
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Egyptian President orders tourist attractions’ upgrades to “reflect history and civilization of Egypt”

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

Egypt's President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi ordered upgrading tourist attractions nationwide, in a way that reflects the history and civilization of ... Read More

Maritime security the Seychelles way
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Maritime security the Seychelles way

mm Alain St.Ange- May 25, 2019

Africa’s smallest nation is setting a standard for safe sustainable seas through the prosecution of pirates, international maritime cooperation, and ... 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

Skinny Fabulous to unleash the power of soca on Rum and Rhythm
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Skinny Fabulous to unleash the power of soca on Rum and Rhythm

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019

The leading Caribbean food and rum event in New York will be rocking under the power of Skinny Fabulous, the ... Read More

Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”
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Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”

editor editor- May 18, 2019

In 1965, the Sheraton Corporation of America, under the leadership of President Ernest Henderson, created a brilliant advertising campaign: “Keyed-up ... Read More

FAA: Air traffic controllers wanted!
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FAA: Air traffic controllers wanted!

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 4, 2019

If you are an experienced air traffic controller who would like to join the FAA’s ranks, the agency is now ... Read More

State of the Air: Hawaii boasts some of the best air quality in the nation
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State of the Air: Hawaii boasts some of the best air quality in the nation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

The American Lung Association’s 2019 “State of the Air” report found that Hawaii has some of the cleanest air in ... Read More

The Development and Promotion of MICE in Thailand
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The Development and Promotion of MICE in Thailand

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

The Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) is leveraging the development of Thai MICE business in long haul markets in ... Read More

Art Gallery or Hotel? Hotel Oriental Express in Tokyo Ginza
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Art Gallery or Hotel? Hotel Oriental Express in Tokyo Ginza

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 24, 2019

Hotel Oriental Express in Tokyo Ginza is scheduled to open on July 26, 2019. The concept of Hotel Oriental Express Tokyo ... Read More

Soap bars around the world get a new life from Red Lion Hotels
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Soap bars around the world get a new life from Red Lion Hotels

editor editor- April 22, 2019

Based on US market statistics, the combined hospitality segment produces close to 440 billion pounds of solid waste per year. ... 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

New team member at The Pod Hotels
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New team member at The Pod Hotels

editor editor- April 17, 2019

The Pod Hotels is striving to address the rapidly-increasing demand for affordable lifestyle hotels targeted at progressive-minded and budget-conscious travelers ... Read More

The place to visit today is Thailand: Happy Songkran 2019
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The place to visit today is Thailand: Happy Songkran 2019

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 14, 2019

If there was a better time to explore the uniqueness of Amazing Thailand, the Thai New Year, known as the ... Read More

France remains world’s top tourist destination despite ‘Yellow Vests’ nuisance
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France remains world’s top tourist destination despite ‘Yellow Vests’ nuisance

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 13, 2019

According to France’s national statistics institute (INSEE), the number of nights foreign tourists spent in the country’s hotels, campsites and ... Read More

BD Hotels plans rapid expansion, hires Head Of Acquisitions & Development
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BD Hotels plans rapid expansion, hires Head Of Acquisitions & Development

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

BD Hotels today announces the appointment of Rani Gharbie as the Head of Acquisitions & Development for The Pod Hotels, ... Read More

Tartan pride celebrated nationwide and in Hawaii, too
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Tartan pride celebrated nationwide and in Hawaii, too

editor editor- April 10, 2019

Tartan Day is a North American celebration of Scottish heritage, observed April 6, the date on which the Declaration of ... Read More

Swiss-Belhhotel International opening 7th hotel in Jakarta
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Swiss-Belhhotel International opening 7th hotel in Jakarta

editor editor- April 9, 2019

Swiss-Belhotel International, a global hospitality management chain, has further expanded its Indonesian portfolio with the launch of Swiss-Belresidences Rasuna Epicentrum, ... Read More

AIDS/HIV research supported by design community
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AIDS/HIV research supported by design community

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- April 6, 2019

Members of the Design Industries have supported AIDS research since 1984 through the Design Industries Foundation Fighting Aids (DIFFA), a ... Read More

Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 
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Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- April 6, 2019

The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is a trade association that represents hotel owners. As of 2018, AAHOA has ... Read More

Centara to showcase traditional Thai heritage through Songkran
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Centara to showcase traditional Thai heritage through Songkran

editor editor- April 2, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, is partnering with Smile in Love Wedding Studio to showcase Thailand’s rich ... Read More

Maui’s Kahului Airport ranked US third best in on-time performance
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Maui’s Kahului Airport ranked US third best in on-time performance

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019

A new study revealed that Maui's Kahului Airport (OGG) is one of the best airports in the country when it ... Read More

Oman Air climbs to first place in one of Heathrow’s greenest years yet
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Oman Air climbs to first place in one of Heathrow’s greenest years yet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

Oman Air has landed first place in the latest Heathrow “Fly Quiet and Green” league table, due to its use ... Read More

Record travel insurance claims expected after grounding of Boeing 737 Max jets
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Record travel insurance claims expected after grounding of Boeing 737 Max jets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

Travel insurance claims advocates at InsureMyTrip are gearing up for a record number of claims following the grounding of Boeing ... Read More

‘Unnecessary and potentially damaging’: TSA union opposes Atlanta Airport legislation
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‘Unnecessary and potentially damaging’: TSA union opposes Atlanta Airport legislation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 9, 2019

Yesterday, over the opposition of the Atlanta City Council, Atlanta community groups, and the nation's largest federal employee union, the ... Read More

Strong destination presence noted on Germanic front as Seychelles Tourism participates in travel fairs
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Strong destination presence noted on Germanic front as Seychelles Tourism participates in travel fairs

editor editor- February 21, 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) office in Frankfurt started the year on a high note as the team attended various ... Read More

Massive nation-wide transportation strike will paralyze Belgium next week
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Massive nation-wide transportation strike will paralyze Belgium next week

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

Belgium's Christian, socialist and liberal trade unions have called for a nation-wide general strike on Wednesday, February 13, over wage ... Read More

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