Tag: new markets

A push for market liberalization in the Caribbean
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A push for market liberalization in the Caribbean

mm Seth Miller- June 12, 2019

Can cooperation and market liberalization beat out protectionist interests in the Caribbean? The 2019 Caribavia conference wasted little time in ... Read More

Accor hospitality group: Significant growth in North & Central America
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Accor hospitality group: Significant growth in North & Central America

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

Global hospitality group Accor continues to present record growth figures in North & Central America, a key region for the ... Read More

Qatar Airways lands in Malta for the first time
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Qatar Airways lands in Malta for the first time

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

Qatar Airways’ inaugural flight from Doha to Malta landed at Malta International Airport on Tuesday 4 June 2019, marking the ... Read More

Houston Pop-Up Hotel is announced by WhyHotel
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Houston Pop-Up Hotel is announced by WhyHotel

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

WhyHotel announced plans to launch a new pop-up hotel in Houston, Texas. It is the company's first location outside of ... Read More

Air Canada: Daily Montreal-Raleigh flights inaugurated
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Air Canada: Daily Montreal-Raleigh flights inaugurated

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Air Canada today inaugurated a new, non-stop service between Montreal and Raleigh, North Carolina. This morning's departure of Air Canada ... Read More

Move Beyond: Cathay Pacific launches new digital brand
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Move Beyond: Cathay Pacific launches new digital brand

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Cathay Pacific celebrates today the start of a new journey with the purpose of moving people forward in life, through ... Read More

Global luxury travel brands confirm increasing business at ILTM Latin America 2019
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Global luxury travel brands confirm increasing business at ILTM Latin America 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

ILTM Latin America 2019 confirmed a dynamic outbound Brazilian and Latin America luxury travel market last week (14 – 17 ... Read More

One Country, One People, One Seychelles: Tourism but no militarization
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One Country, One People, One Seychelles: Tourism but no militarization

mm Alain St.Ange- May 22, 2019

This presentation is about Seychelles, the people, our hopes and our dreams.  It is from the people and for the ... Read More

Simba, the happiest safari company from Tanzania joins African Tourism Board
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Simba, the happiest safari company from Tanzania joins African Tourism Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 16, 2019

African Tourism Board today added Simba Safaris a family owned Safari and Tour company from Tanzania to its rapidly growing ... Read More

ATTES: Changing the Face of Africa together with the African Tourism Board
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ATTES: Changing the Face of Africa together with the African Tourism Board

mm Dr. Darlington Muzeza- May 14, 2019

The African Tourism Board is planning to partner with Africa’s Trade, Transport and Energy Summit  (ATTES) to make sure travel and tourism ... Read More

Africa’s aviation sector forecast to grow 5% per annum over next 20 years
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Africa’s aviation sector forecast to grow 5% per annum over next 20 years

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

Africa’s vast aviation potential as the continent continues to increase airline frequency to the GCC will be explored at the ... Read More

Spain-Holiday.com has new owners
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Spain-Holiday.com has new owners

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

The Spanish holiday rental platform, Spain-Holiday.com, has new owners from the 1st of April. The company’s founder and sole owner ... Read More

TAP Air Portugal cuts the ribbon for its first A321LR
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TAP Air Portugal cuts the ribbon for its first A321LR

editor editor- April 5, 2019

Lisbon-based TAP Air Portugal has taken delivery of its first of twelve A321LRs on order, becoming the first airline to ... Read More

Air freight demand still spiraling down
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Air freight demand still spiraling down

editor editor- April 3, 2019

For the fourth consecutive month, global air freight performance has reported a negative year-on-year growth and the worst performance in ... Read More

Carlos Vogeler starts leading position at Ministry of Tourism in Oman
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Carlos Vogeler starts leading position at Ministry of Tourism in Oman

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 3, 2019

It appears the implementation of the National Tourism Strategy of Oman is in excellent hands. Last week Carlos Vogeler started ... 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

BHMA Hotels and Resorts appoints industry expert
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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

Seychelles represented at Spotlight Africa workshop, Lusaka
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Seychelles represented at Spotlight Africa workshop, Lusaka

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 11, 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) attended the Spotlight Africa Workshop held in Lusaka, Zambia, which took place on the February ... Read More

Jamaica’s Cruise Tourism earns J$22.6 billion
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Jamaica’s Cruise Tourism earns J$22.6 billion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

Preliminary data from the Statistical Institute of Jamaica shows that cruise tourism has seen an almost 300% increase in earnings ... Read More

Boeing and Embraer partnership now approved
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Boeing and Embraer partnership now approved

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

The proposed strategic partnership between Boeing and Embraer was approved today by Embraer's shareholders during an Extraordinary General Shareholders' Meeting ... Read More

Westin Resort Nusa Dua Bali names new sales director
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Westin Resort Nusa Dua Bali names new sales director

editor editor- February 12, 2019

The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali is delighted to announce the recent appointment of Ms. Saraswati Subadia as Director of ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister heads to Israel and Malta for tourism forums
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Jamaica’s Tourism Minister heads to Israel and Malta for tourism forums

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett departed the island yesterday to participate in the Annual International Mediterranean Tourism Market (IMTM ... Read More

IBTM Arabia: Measuring the value of events
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IBTM Arabia: Measuring the value of events

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

Answering the question ‘What value does an event have?’ can be challenging – how do you measure something where the ... Read More

Boeing partners with Aerion to accelerate supersonic travel
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Boeing partners with Aerion to accelerate supersonic travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Boeing today announced a partnership with Aerion, a Reno, Nev.-based company pioneering next-generation supersonic aircraft. As part of the agreement, ... Read More

IBTM Arabia announces networking program for 2019 event
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IBTM Arabia announces networking program for 2019 event

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

IBTM Arabia, part of IBTM’s global portfolio of meetings and events industry trade shows, has announced first details of the ... 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

New WTTC report identifies global megatrends for travel and tourism 
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New WTTC report identifies global megatrends for travel and tourism 

editor editor- January 23, 2019

A new report by World Travel & Tourism Council identifies opportunities and risks for travel and tourism.  Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister to attend International Tourism Fair in Spain
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Jamaica Tourism Minister to attend International Tourism Fair in Spain

editor editor- January 22, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett travels to Spain today to participate in FITUR. Read More

Brazilian government approves Boeing-Embraer joint venture
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Brazilian government approves Boeing-Embraer joint venture

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 11, 2019

Embraer and Boeing have welcomed approval by Government of Brazil of the strategic partnership that will position both companies to ... Read More

Global travel retail market: Strategies and forecasts
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Global travel retail market: Strategies and forecasts

editor editor- January 8, 2019

The global travel retail market was at US$ 63.59 billion in 2017 growing with a CAGR of 8.1% during the ... Read More

Saudi flyadeal to purchase up to 50 Boeing 737 MAX jets
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Saudi flyadeal to purchase up to 50 Boeing 737 MAX jets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018

Boeing and flyadeal today announced the Middle East carrier is growing its fleet with the 737 MAX to take advantage ... Read More

Boeing and Embraer approve terms of strategic joint venture
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Boeing and Embraer approve terms of strategic joint venture

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018

Boeing is expected to further expand its business aviation segment with the strategic joint venture with Embraer - one of ... Read More

Boeing delivers first 737 MAX to Korean airline
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Boeing delivers first 737 MAX to Korean airline

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018

Boeing today delivered the first 737 MAX for Eastar Jet, making it the first airline in Korea to operate the ... Read More

Safety and security remain priority for Jamaica
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Safety and security remain priority for Jamaica

editor editor- December 18, 2018

Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, is reiterating the country's commitment to ensuring a safe, secure and seamless destination to all ... Read More

World Travel & Tourism Council, India Initiative appoints new officers
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World Travel & Tourism Council, India Initiative appoints new officers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018

The Annual General Meeting of the World Travel & Tourism Council, India Initiative (WTTCII) was held on 11 December 2018 ... Read More