Tag: Olympic

Tourisme Montréal celebrates its 100th anniversary

Tourisme Montréal celebrates its 100th anniversary

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019 23:20 0

Tourisme Montréal kicked off its 100th anniversary celebrations this morning. The organization was founded on October 8, 1919 by the Automobile Club of Canada with ... Read More

$3.6 billion airport redevelopment and new convention hotel in Salt Lake

$3.6 billion airport redevelopment and new convention hotel in Salt Lake

editor editor- April 23, 2019 21:30 0

Salt Lake City in the state of Utah in the US is booming, with projects like the $3.6 billion redevelopment of the Salt Lake City ... Read More

World’s top 10 sustainable places to stay revealed

World’s top 10 sustainable places to stay revealed

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 19, 2019 15:30 0

Travel is not just about seeing the wonders of the earth but understanding our impact upon it. With increasing frequency, people are looking to make ... Read More

How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism

How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019 12:14 0

African Tourism Board, (ATB)  has travel and security on its top agenda when attracting visitors to the continent. At the upcoming ATB Launch on April 11, ... Read More

Official Hotel of Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics coming with new agreement

Official Hotel of Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics coming with new agreement

editor editor- March 30, 2019 02:37 0

Shougang Group and Shangri-La Group has announced a cooperation on a new hotel project at Shougang Park in Beijing, China. This is a strategic venture ... Read More

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors

editor editor- March 25, 2019 20:46 0

The official launch of the newly-founded African Tourism Board is only two weeks away, and the U.S.-based interim Chairman Juergen T. Steinmetz explained the organization's ... Read More

Tourisme Montréal celebrates excellence, pays tribute to Air Canada’s Calin Rovinescu

Tourisme Montréal celebrates excellence, pays tribute to Air Canada’s Calin Rovinescu

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019 19:36 0

Leaders from Montréal's tourism industry were honored yesterday at the Distinction Awards, an annual gala celebrating innovative business strategies. The event, which took place at ... Read More

Visiting Japan? New guidebook reveals 101 great things such as fascinating toilet facts

Visiting Japan? New guidebook reveals 101 great things such as fascinating toilet facts

editor editor- March 7, 2019 23:09 0

Written from over four decades visiting Japan, Mike Raggett’s “101 Great Things about Japan: Anime to Zen - observations on Japanese life and culture” adds ... Read More

Outdoor Expo 2019 at Bologna celebrates adventure and sports tourism

Outdoor Expo 2019 at Bologna celebrates adventure and sports tourism

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 5, 2019 01:30 0

After the success of the first edition, with 30,000 visitors, the second edition of Outdoor Expo from March 1-3, 2019 was successfully renewed. Organized by ... Read More

United Airlines to serve Tokyo Haneda Airport from six leading US hubs

United Airlines to serve Tokyo Haneda Airport from six leading US hubs

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019 22:25 0

United Airlines announced today it has filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) for a total of six daily nonstop flights to ... Read More

IMEX Frankfurt: All star line-up at Exclusively Corporate

IMEX Frankfurt: All star line-up at Exclusively Corporate

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019 15:26 0

The International Olympic Committee Barclays, Cisco, Microsoft and KPMG, are among some of the world’s biggest, pioneering companies sharing their approach to events at Exclusively ... Read More

Iran announces its first sports trade show

Iran announces its first sports trade show

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 25, 2018 00:15 0

Iran is planning to hold its first sports trade show on January 9 and January 10, 2019, official IRNA news agency reported. The exhibition, to ... Read More

197 million visits: Winter tourism booming in China

197 million visits: Winter tourism booming in China

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018 17:15 0

A new report showed that about 197 million visits were made by Chinese travelers for winter activities in the 2017-2018 winter - a year-on-year increase ... Read More

Sherry Lassiter joins Airbus Foundation’s College of External Experts

Sherry Lassiter joins Airbus Foundation’s College of External Experts

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018 06:05 0

The Airbus Foundation’s Board of Directors has welcomed Sherry Lassiter, Director at the Fab Foundation, to its College of External Experts. The Airbus Foundation’s College ... Read More

Highlight of 2018 China Sports Culture Expo & China Sports Tourism Expo

Highlight of 2018 China Sports Culture Expo & China Sports Tourism Expo

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018 10:00 0

On December 11th, the grand opening ceremony of the 2018 China Sports Culture Expo & China Sports Tourism Expo. China Sports Culture Expo is hosted ... Read More

London in-between the Olympics and Paralympics

London in-between the Olympics and Paralympics

editor editor- August 22, 2012 10:40 0

LONDON (eTN) - It was fascinating to see the golden days of the Olympics Games 2012 (The Greatest Show on Earth), which has brought a ... Read More

Greek carriers to appeal EU ruling

Greek carriers to appeal EU ruling

editor editor- March 3, 2011 03:58 0

Two largest Greek carriers, Olympic and Aegean, to appeal EU ruling that blocked their plans to merge, the airlines said on Wednesday. Read More

13-year-old activist carries Olympic torch to honor children of the world

13-year-old activist carries Olympic torch to honor children of the world

editor editor- January 11, 2010 08:16 0

Bilaal Rajan, the 13-year-old UNICEF Children’s Ambassador, youth activist, best-selling author and fundraiser, carried the Olympic flame through the streets of Toronto on Thursday. Read More

European Court of Justice fines Greece over Olympic subsidy

editor editor- July 8, 2009 06:08 0

Europe's highest court, the European Court of Justice, has fined Greece 2m euros ($2.8m; £1.7m) for failing to recover state aid from Olympic Airways. Read More

Greeks welcome Mid-East interest in national airline

Greeks welcome Mid-East interest in national airline

editor editor- October 28, 2008 03:47 0

Greek Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis has welcomed Qatar Airways interest in the privatization of Greece's state-owned Olympic Airlines. Read More

Olympic Airlines unlikely to win gold

Olympic Airlines unlikely to win gold

editor editor- October 1, 2008 03:26 0

LONDON - After the Alitalia saga, another European state-owned airline is ready for a private sale: Greece is putting its own Olympic Airlines on the ... Read More

Algae woes hit China’s Olympic sailing host city

Algae woes hit China’s Olympic sailing host city

editor editor- July 2, 2008 06:18 0

BEIJING — To host the Olympic sailing events, the Chinese port city of Qingdao moved a massive boat yard, relocated industries and spent about $850 ... Read More

Tibet reopened to foreign visitors

Tibet reopened to foreign visitors

editor editor- June 26, 2008 01:54 0

More than three months after a wave of violent anti-China protests, Tibet has reopened to foreign tourists, Chinese state media said. Read More

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