Tag: negotiations

Meetings and hospitality dealing with profound changes, from mergers to demographics
Meeting Industry News

Meetings and hospitality dealing with profound changes, from mergers to demographics

editor editor- June 11, 2019

“Over 5,000 associations are headquartered in the Greater DC area. They are a significant segment of the meetings industry, making ... Read More

Airport news

Pakistan Airlines connects Islamabad, Lahore and Karachi with Tokyo

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 27, 2019

The Pakistan International Airlines has decided to resume its two weekly flights to Tokyo from May 30 after a suspension ... Read More

Hotel Unions in Waikiki getting stronger: One job is enough !
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Hotel Unions in Waikiki getting stronger: One job is enough !

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

80 workers at the Double Tree Hilton Alana Waikiki chose to join UNITE HERE Local 5. The union had reached ... Read More

ICCA UK & Ireland members stridently confident and upbeat about political challenges
Meeting Industry News

ICCA UK & Ireland members stridently confident and upbeat about political challenges

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

Venue and destination members of the ICCA UK & Ireland Chapter voiced positive attitudes and commitment to the challenges of ... Read More

Canaveral Port Authority and Disney Cruise Line reach new 20-year agreement
Cruise Industry News

Canaveral Port Authority and Disney Cruise Line reach new 20-year agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

The Canaveral Port Authority and Disney Cruise Line have reached a new 20-year agreement to expand operations and make Port ... Read More

San Francisco Marriott Marquis announces new Senior Sales Executive
People in Travel & Tourism

San Francisco Marriott Marquis announces new Senior Sales Executive

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019

San Francisco Marriott Marquis announced the appointment of Shawn Pace as the property’s new senior sales executive. A hospitality industry ... Read More

Hilton Hawaiian Village workers rally in Waikiki for a better contract
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Hilton Hawaiian Village workers rally in Waikiki for a better contract

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 18, 2019

UNITE HERE Local 5 Members rallied in Honolulu to demand a better contract and better job protection for workers at ... Read More

A Strike on the Horizon: Hilton Hawaiian Village and The Modern Honolulu ?
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A Strike on the Horizon: Hilton Hawaiian Village and The Modern Honolulu ?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 17, 2019

Guests having booked the Hilton Hawaiian Village may be in for a surprise. The Hilton is the largest hotel in ... Read More

Alitalia Airline rescue: All-out negotiations with Benettons
Airline News

Alitalia Airline rescue: All-out negotiations with Benettons

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 14, 2019

The plight of Alitalia Airline continues just as expected with negotiations for Alitalia by the Benetton Group ongoing, despite the ... Read More

Ireland: Slowdown in growth for international arrivals from 2018 to 2022
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Ireland: Slowdown in growth for international arrivals from 2018 to 2022

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

Growth rates for Ireland and international arrivals have decreased significantly with the Compound Annual Growth Rates (CAGR) nearly half the ... Read More

Inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa opens tomorrow alongside ATM
Airline News

Inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa opens tomorrow alongside ATM

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

More than 300 aviation and airport professionals will be heading to the first CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa (MEIA) ... Read More

Hilton Hawaiian Village: About to Strike
Breaking Travel News

Hilton Hawaiian Village: About to Strike

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 27, 2019

The strike authorization comes after weeks of negotiations with Hilton for a contract covering 1,700 Hilton Hawaiian Village hotel workers. ... Read More

Strike: Scandinavian Airlines SAS about to refuse 70,000+ passengers
Airline News

Strike: Scandinavian Airlines SAS about to refuse 70,000+ passengers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 26, 2019

More than 70,000 passengers may get stranded today flying through, from or to airports in Scandinavia. This is a social ... Read More

Hilton Hawaiian Village workers to vote on possible strike tomorrow
Hawaii Travel News

Hilton Hawaiian Village workers to vote on possible strike tomorrow

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019

UNITE HERE Local 5 hotel workers will vote Friday on whether to authorize a strike at Hilton Hawaiian Village — ... Read More

40 airlines, 60 airports confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai
Meeting Industry News

40 airlines, 60 airports confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

More than 40 airlines and over 60 represented airports have confirmed their participation at the inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India ... Read More

Myth-Mania: Stories of men, heroes and indigenous world at MarTa
Cultural Travel News

Myth-Mania: Stories of men, heroes and indigenous world at MarTa

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2019

The National Archaeological Museum of Taranto (MarTa) celebrated the return of important finds back home. Myth-Mania, rediscovered stories of men ... Read More

California-based Surf Air eyes profitability in 2019
Airline News

California-based Surf Air eyes profitability in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

A turbulent year for Surf Air has finally come to an end. Exciting recent updates have already resulted in massive ... Read More

India’s Jet Airways halts all international and domestic operations
Airline News

India’s Jet Airways halts all international and domestic operations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

One of India's major airlines, Jet Airways, has announced it is temporarily halting flight operations on Wednesday after the carrier ... Read More

Wings Travel Management Appoints Chief Operating Officer: Asia Pacific based in Singapore
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Wings Travel Management Appoints Chief Operating Officer: Asia Pacific based in Singapore

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

Wings Travel Management , a leading global travel management company providing business travel services to clients in the finance, construction, security, ... Read More

FBI involved in US tourist kidnapping in Uganda
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FBI involved in US tourist kidnapping in Uganda

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 7, 2019

An American tourist and her Ugandan driver were kidnapped at gunpoint in Uganda's most known national park, Queen Elizabeth National ... Read More

WOW Air shut down: Thousands stranded
Travel Safety & Emergencies

WOW Air shut down: Thousands stranded

editor editor- March 28, 2019

This is the email WOW Air passengers received after the airline shut down and flights were canceled: Dear WOW air ... Read More

Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019
Meeting Industry News

Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Tight meeting budgets, time pressures, organizational issues, a lack of creativity from hotels, increasingly complex and costly mandates in catering, ... Read More

Frontier Airlines mechanics ratify union contract with Teamsters
Travel News

Frontier Airlines mechanics ratify union contract with Teamsters

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 16, 2019

Frontier Airlines mechanics have voted to ratify their most recent contract with the Teamsters by a margin of 96 percent. ... Read More

BHMA Hotels and Resorts appoints industry expert
Hotel & Resort News

BHMA Hotels and Resorts appoints industry expert

editor editor- March 12, 2019

BHMA Hotels and Resorts, an international hotel management company wholly owned by the ASX listed Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG), ... Read More

MICE travelers from Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar and Vietnam to Thailand grow
Meeting Industry News

MICE travelers from Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar and Vietnam to Thailand grow

editor editor- March 7, 2019

The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) - Business is fine tuning its marketing strategy in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar ... Read More

DoubleTree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach hotel workers call for respect from management
Hawaii Travel News

DoubleTree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach hotel workers call for respect from management

editor editor- March 5, 2019

DoubleTree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach hotel workers organized a public action in their hotel lobby this morning, demanding respect ... Read More

European Union and Qatar finally signed a Comprehensive Air Transport Agreement (CATA)
Airline News

European Union and Qatar finally signed a Comprehensive Air Transport Agreement (CATA)

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 4, 2019

The European Commission and the State of Qatar initialed today an aviation agreement, the first such agreement between the EU ... Read More

Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all
Airline News

Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

Today, Captain Jon Weaks, president of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, issued a communication to the nearly 10,000 pilots represented by ... Read More

Heathrow Airport and airlines agree new deal to grow passenger numbers
Airline News

Heathrow Airport and airlines agree new deal to grow passenger numbers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019

Heathrow today announced that the UK’s hub airport has signed a landmark deal on airport charges worth hundreds of millions ... Read More

Alitalia airline: Of back doors and scoundrels?
Airline News

Alitalia airline: Of back doors and scoundrels?

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 22, 2019

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economic Development, Luigi Di Maio, meeting the unions at Mise, (Ministry of Economic Development) ... Read More

Forex Trading In 2019: The Next Big Thing
International Visitor News

Forex Trading In 2019: The Next Big Thing

editor editor- February 20, 2019

The global currency market has witnessed a number of big events in 2018. New opportunities have been unlocked for the ... Read More

Airbus reports strong Full-Year 2018 results, delivers on guidance
Airline News

Airbus reports strong Full-Year 2018 results, delivers on guidance

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- February 14, 2019

Strong 2018 performance, guidance delivered Revenues € 64 billion; EBIT Adjusted € 5.8 billion; Free Cash Flow Before M&A and ... Read More

CTO: Caribbean tourism is on the upswing
Travel Associations News

CTO: Caribbean tourism is on the upswing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

The Caribbean tourism sector is projected to record strong growth in 2019 on the heels of a stronger-than-expected performance last ... Read More

“Doha Declaration” calls for review of existing aviation regulatory framework
Airline News

“Doha Declaration” calls for review of existing aviation regulatory framework

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker, has welcomed the publication of the “Doha Declaration”, a ... Read More

EU and UK reach post-Brexit visa-free travel agreement
Tourism News

EU and UK reach post-Brexit visa-free travel agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 9, 2019

The endless debate regarding the forthcoming Brexit rules between Europe and the Unite Kingdom seems to have come to a ... Read More

Airlines from 28 EU states and Qatar now have unlimited access to their respective territories
Airline News

Airlines from 28 EU states and Qatar now have unlimited access to their respective territories

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Today, European Commissioner for Mobility and Transport, Mrs. Violeta Bulc, announced that the European Union and the State of Qatar ... Read More