Tag: Norway

Russian minister: Norway wants to buy Sukhoi Superjet SSJ-100 planes
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Russian minister: Norway wants to buy Sukhoi Superjet SSJ-100 planes

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 23, 2019

Russia’s Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov announced on Saturday that Russia conducts negotiations with Norway to sell its Sukhoi ... Read More

Terror in Oslo: Five injured as armed man in stolen ambulance rams bystanders
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Terror in Oslo: Five injured as armed man in stolen ambulance rams bystanders

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 22, 2019

Oslo police shot and arrested an armed man who stole an ambulance and used it to ram innocent bystanders as ... Read More

World’s largest luxury cruise company spewing air pollution to the extreme
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World’s largest luxury cruise company spewing air pollution to the extreme

editor editor- June 7, 2019

The world’s largest luxury cruise operator, Carnival Corporation, emitted more pollution in the form of nearly 10 times more sulphur ... Read More

Arctic tourist train for foreign visitors launched in Russia
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Arctic tourist train for foreign visitors launched in Russia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Russian Far East Investment and Export agency announced that the first charter train to Russia's Arctic region will set off ... Read More

Controversial Eurovision in Israel crowns The Netherland with Arcade by Duncan Laurence
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Controversial Eurovision in Israel crowns The Netherland with Arcade by Duncan Laurence

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 19, 2019

The Eurovision contest in Tel Aviv Israel was a nonstop tourist party but not without controversy. Many were protesting against ... Read More

Neste and Air BP bring sustainable aviation fuel to Caen airport in France
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Neste and Air BP bring sustainable aviation fuel to Caen airport in France

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 18, 2019

Neste and Air BP are supporting the business aviation sector’s Sustainable Alternative Jet Fuel (SAJF) initiative and helping drive its ... Read More

Coca-Cola’s ‘political-correctness-gone-mad’ Ramadan campaign irks Norwegians
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Coca-Cola’s ‘political-correctness-gone-mad’ Ramadan campaign irks Norwegians

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

A campaign launched by Coca-Cola Norway aimed at celebrating the Islamic holy month of Ramadan has sparked accusations of political ... Read More

IMEX partners with Simpleview and SearchWide Global
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IMEX partners with Simpleview and SearchWide Global

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

The IMEX Group has teamed up with two US-based organizations – Simpleview and SearchWide Global – collaborating with them as ... Read More

Tourism in Tel Aviv is one big party this week with Eurovision
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Tourism in Tel Aviv is one big party this week with Eurovision

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

Tourism is booming in Tel Aviv this week with hotels sold out, residents staying with relatives to rent their rooms ... Read More

SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow
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SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019

The recently concluded 26th International Tourism Security Conference in Las Vegas celebrated over a quarter Century of Tourism Safety and ... Read More

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

Airbus selects seven finalist teams to shape the future of aerospace
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Airbus selects seven finalist teams to shape the future of aerospace

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

Airbus experts have selected seven teams for the 2019 final of world-class competition Fly Your Ideas which invites students from ... Read More

Hainan Airlines announces nonstop Beijing-Oslo service
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Hainan Airlines announces nonstop Beijing-Oslo service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 19, 2019

Hainan Airlines Holding Co., Ltd. (Hainan Airlines) plans to formally launch nonstop service between Beijing and Oslo on May 15. ... Read More

Strange blue lights over the arctic stun travelers
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Strange blue lights over the arctic stun travelers

editor editor- April 9, 2019

Travelers were stunned this weekend to spot strange blue lights appear in the Arctic skies. The blue lights appeared in ... Read More

Wizz Air boosts Budapest Airport’s summer schedule
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Wizz Air boosts Budapest Airport’s summer schedule

editor editor- April 6, 2019

The early days of the summer season see Budapest Airport welcoming two new connections with Wizz Air as the home-based ... Read More

Summer Schedule 2019: Frankfurt Airport puts spring in its step
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Summer Schedule 2019: Frankfurt Airport puts spring in its step

editor editor- March 26, 2019

New flight schedule to take effect on March 31 – Total flights expanding moderately Frankfurt Airport (FRA) continues to strengthen its ... Read More

Viking Sky cruise ship safely towed to Norwegian port, 643 passengers rescued, 20 hospitalized
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Viking Sky cruise ship safely towed to Norwegian port, 643 passengers rescued, 20 hospitalized

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 24, 2019

A luxury Viking Sun cruise ship that was left floating due to engine failure and nearly crashed into the rocks ... Read More

Passenger evacuation underway from Viking Sky cruise ship stranded off Norway
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Passenger evacuation underway from Viking Sky cruise ship stranded off Norway

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 23, 2019

The cruise ship Viking Sky, which lost engine power and drifted towards land off Norway earlier on Saturday managed to ... Read More

Clarion Hotel The Hub: Choice Hotels announces opening of its largest hotel
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Clarion Hotel The Hub: Choice Hotels announces opening of its largest hotel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

Choice Hotels International, Inc. announced the opening of the largest hotel in its portfolio – the Clarion Hotel The Hub ... Read More

Viking Cruises expands European river fleet
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Viking Cruises expands European river fleet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

Viking Cruises today welcomed the latest additions to its river fleet, with the naming of seven new river ships during ... Read More

Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?
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Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

The list of the carriers that are grounding the controversial Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft and the countries that are ... Read More

Dead on Ethiopian Airlines: Sarah Auffret of Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators
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Dead on Ethiopian Airlines: Sarah Auffret of Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 12, 2019

"I believe we do our best when we enjoy what we are doing." These were the words of Sarah Auffret, a ... Read More

List of Nationals died in Ethiopian Airlines Airbus 737-800 crash
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List of Nationals died in Ethiopian Airlines Airbus 737-800 crash

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 crashed this morning six minutes after takeoff in Addis Ababa on route to Nairobi. 157 people died, ... Read More

Onyx CenterSource Launches Breakthrough Hospitality Business Insights Platform
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Onyx CenterSource Launches Breakthrough Hospitality Business Insights Platform

editor editor- March 4, 2019

Onyx CenterSource today introduced a full suite of analytic data services designed to assist its clients across the industry in ... Read More

Sweden proposing ambitious aviation greenhouse gas emission reduction target
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Sweden proposing ambitious aviation greenhouse gas emission reduction target

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

Sweden has an ambitious target of being fossil-free by 2045. As a part of the initiative, a proposal for decarbonizing ... Read More

Disney Cruise Line returns to Greece
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Disney Cruise Line returns to Greece

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 2, 2019

In summer 2020, Disney Cruise Line will embark on a variety of itineraries around the world, including a long-awaited return ... Read More

​World’s first hybrid cruise ship completes sea trial
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​World’s first hybrid cruise ship completes sea trial

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019

Hurtigruten’s MS Roald Amundsen is nearing completion at Kleven Yard. This weekend the world’s first hybrid powered cruise ship completed ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines to operate all-women flight on International Women’s Day
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Ethiopian Airlines to operate all-women flight on International Women’s Day

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines announced to its customers that it has finalized all preparations to once again celebrate International Women’s Day by ... Read More

World’s most northerly “Grand Dame” hotel set to relaunch
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World’s most northerly “Grand Dame” hotel set to relaunch

editor editor- February 6, 2019

First opened in 1870 to welcome aristocratic Britons in search of the world's best salmon fishing, Trondheim's Britannia Hotel will ... Read More

EU airline passenger law: “Lazy” stereotype holds true for American travelers
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EU airline passenger law: “Lazy” stereotype holds true for American travelers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

More than 90 percent of U.S. travelers do not know their rights when it comes to airline compensation, and of ... Read More

DNA, Dark Skies, Spiritual Inspiration: 2019 most interesting cruise trends
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DNA, Dark Skies, Spiritual Inspiration: 2019 most interesting cruise trends

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 3, 2019

After intensive research and polling of thousands of travelers, the experts, who are both knowledgeable and current about cruise trends ... Read More

Swiss – Spanish Citizen involved in beheading tourists in Morocco?
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Swiss – Spanish Citizen involved in beheading tourists in Morocco?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

The mastermind and teacher who helped ISIS members in Morocco to kill and later beheaded 2 tourists from Denmark and ... Read More

Top international countries and events at 40th SIGEP
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Top international countries and events at 40th SIGEP

editor editor- December 12, 2018

The appointment at SIGEP 2019 already has the participation of over 20 countries scheduled Read More

Fed up with the 9-5? Best global cities to be a digital nomad
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Fed up with the 9-5? Best global cities to be a digital nomad

editor editor- December 7, 2018

Recent analysis by online home rental company Spotahome has standardised the latest city and country-level data available. Read More

Colours of Malta joins Preferred DMCs
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Colours of Malta joins Preferred DMCs

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018

Preferred DMCs, the boutique consortium of selected Destination & Event Management Companies from around Europe specializing in bespoke high-end incentive ... Read More

34 ports in 14 countries: Carnival Legend’s 2020 European schedule released
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34 ports in 14 countries: Carnival Legend’s 2020 European schedule released

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 3, 2018

Carnival Legend will operate Carnival Cruise Line's most diverse European season to date with nine- to 16-day voyages visiting 34 ... Read More