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Washington’s new short-term rental law to ‘even playing field for local hotels’
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Washington’s new short-term rental law to ‘even playing field for local hotels’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed Substitute House Bill 1798, concerning short-term rentals, into law. This bill was a top priority ... Read More

Brunei Travel: Ready to be stoned to death? How will WTTC and UNWTO respond?
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Brunei Travel: Ready to be stoned to death? How will WTTC and UNWTO respond?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 30, 2019

Brunei is becoming a deadly place to visit starting April 3, specially if you are member of the LGBT Community. ... Read More

China enacts new law to protect world’s highest mountain
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China enacts new law to protect world’s highest mountain

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

China has enacted a new law designed to protect and conserve the environment surrounding the Mount Qomolangma (Mount Everest) reserve. ... Read More

AIRBNB supports limiting short-term rentals in Los Angeles – not true!
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AIRBNB supports limiting short-term rentals in Los Angeles – not true!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 12, 2018

Los Angeles now joins the growing list of other major U.S. cities, including New York, Washington, D.C., Boston and San ... Read More

China’s top legislature passes new tourism law
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China’s top legislature passes new tourism law

editor editor- April 26, 2013

BEIJING, China - The new tourism law, adopted by China's top legislature on Thursday, is good news for both tourists ... Read More

Honolulu Mayor bans smoking at Oahu’s beaches and parks
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Honolulu Mayor bans smoking at Oahu’s beaches and parks

editor editor- April 9, 2013

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell today signed a bill that would ban smoking at Oahu's Kapiolani Park, Kuhio ... Read More

New Indian law against rape to include death penalty
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New Indian law against rape to include death penalty

editor editor- February 6, 2013

NEW DELHI, India - The new law against rape in India will help to control ever increasing trend of rapes ... Read More

New law to give more powers to Qatar Tourism Authority
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New law to give more powers to Qatar Tourism Authority

editor editor- June 4, 2012

ABU DHABI, UAE - Qatar is set to issue a new tourism law this month aimed at giving Qatar Tourism ... Read More

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South Korea sees medical tourism boom under new law

editor editor- April 29, 2009

SEOUL - Hospitals will be allowed directly to seek foreign patients from May as part of South Korea's efforts to ... Read More