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Delta Air Lines orders 15 additional Airbus jets

Delta Air Lines orders 15 additional Airbus jets

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019 23:20 0

Delta Air Lines has ordered 15 additional Airbus A220 jets, bringing the total of the new generation, highly fuel-efficient aircraft the world’s second-largest airline has ... Read More

Jamaica records 8.6% increase in tourism earnings in 2018

Jamaica records 8.6% increase in tourism earnings in 2018

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019 18:05 0

Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett says Jamaica saw an 8.6% increase in tourism revenue in 2018. He told a news conference, held at the Ministry’s ... Read More

No more beef in the buff: Paris’ first nudist café closing

No more beef in the buff: Paris’ first nudist café closing

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019 17:21 0

The owners of the suggestively named “O’naturel” restaurant in Paris, said they would be shutting down the eatery in February due to a shocking lack ... Read More

IATA: Healthy but moderating airline passenger demand

IATA: Healthy but moderating airline passenger demand

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019 15:30 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced healthy but moderating global passenger traffic results for November 2018. Total revenue passenger kilometers (RPKs) rose 6.2% compared ... Read More

Terrorism causes US to issue travel advisory for Algeria

Terrorism causes US to issue travel advisory for Algeria

editor editor- January 8, 2019 23:07 0

The US government website warns travelers to exercise increased caution when traveling in Algeria due to terrorism. Read More

Global travel retail market: Strategies and forecasts

Global travel retail market: Strategies and forecasts

editor editor- January 8, 2019 21:05 0

The global travel retail market was at US$ 63.59 billion in 2017 growing with a CAGR of 8.1% during the forecast period from 2018 to ... Read More

Thrill seekers with $105K to spare invited to visit Titanic

Thrill seekers with $105K to spare invited to visit Titanic

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2019 17:20 0

An American company, which had previously planned to dive to the Titanic wreck site in May 2018, announced that it will be conducting a so-called ... Read More

Over 30 countries attending Global Investment in Aviation Summit in Dubai

Over 30 countries attending Global Investment in Aviation Summit in Dubai

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 8, 2019 09:10 0

The Global Investment in Aviation Summit, an initiative of the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority, will be held on 27-29 January 2019 at the Intercontinental ... Read More

Tourism Safety in Jamaica: Risk, reality and a new way forward

Tourism Safety in Jamaica: Risk, reality and a new way forward

Dr. Peter E. Tarlow Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- January 8, 2019 07:45 0

Dr. Peter Tarlow, who is leading the eTN Travel and & Tourism Safety Training Program is in Jamaica for an important discussion. Jamaica Tourism is facing ... Read More

African Union to reveal details on issuance of African passport

African Union to reveal details on issuance of African passport

editor editor- January 8, 2019 02:50 0

The AU will present specific details on the production and issuance of the African passport. Read More

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

editor editor- January 8, 2019 02:40 0

Players in the travel and tourism ecosystem in Africa travel look forward to 2019 with full optimism. Read More

The importance of cruise ship tourism

The importance of cruise ship tourism

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- January 7, 2019 23:55 0

Seychelles as a country that is totally dependent on tourism and needs to now move to better understand Cruise Ship Business. Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister committed to new architecture for visitor safety and security

Jamaica Tourism Minister committed to new architecture for visitor safety and security

editor editor- January 7, 2019 22:15 0

Safety, security and seamlessness underpin the sense of well-being of visitors crossing borders to visit Jamaica. Read More

Ukraine 2019: The year of quality & excellence in tourism

Ukraine 2019: The year of quality & excellence in tourism

editor editor- January 7, 2019 21:04 0

The National Tourism Organization of Ukraine wants travelers to know that it is open for tourism on all fronts. Read More

Courtyard Port of Spain presents new Caribbean-inspired rooms

Courtyard Port of Spain presents new Caribbean-inspired rooms

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- January 7, 2019 19:33 0

ABOUT COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT Courtyard is the hotel brand of choice for ambitious and enterprising guests who see business travel as a driver of personal ... Read More

Russia wants to sells its passenger planes to Iran. Not so fast, says US

Russia wants to sells its passenger planes to Iran. Not so fast, says US

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 7, 2019 16:40 0

Last year, Russia's JSC Sukhoi Company has signed an agreement to deliver 40 new twin-engine regional passenger jets, Sukhoi Superjet 100R, to two Iranian carriers ... Read More

Panama based Star Alliance Copa: The most punctual airline

Panama based Star Alliance Copa: The most punctual airline

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019 09:42 0

The winner is Panama based Star Alliance carrier Copa. OAG's Punctuality League is based on 57 million flight records using full-year data to create a ranking ... Read More

Centara Invites Guests to Experience the “Best in Travel” in the Indian Ocean in 2019

Centara Invites Guests to Experience the “Best in Travel” in the Indian Ocean in 2019

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019 05:35 0

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hospitality group, is inviting guests to experience the “Best in Travel” in the Indian Ocean in 2019, with a ... Read More

Plastic Pollution Maldives: All-Female ‘Stand Up For Our Seas’ Expedition raises awareness

Plastic Pollution Maldives: All-Female ‘Stand Up For Our Seas’ Expedition raises awareness

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019 05:04 0

Maldives, Coco Collection, is sponsoring an unprecedented stand-up paddle boarding campaign in the Maldives that aims to raise awareness about the environment, and in particular, ... Read More

Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW

Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW

Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 5, 2019 19:29 0

In New York, thousands art connoisseurs, collectors, gallery owners (and their staff), interior designers converged on the Park Avenue Armory to raise money for charities. Read More

Brazilian carrier is 2018 Most On-time Airline in South America

Brazilian carrier is 2018 Most On-time Airline in South America

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019 22:21 0

A Brazilian carrier was once again named the most on-time airline in South America. According to data from FlightStats, Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras S/A, a ... Read More

Brave new world opens up for Young Tourism Ambassadors in Jaffna

Brave new world opens up for Young Tourism Ambassadors in Jaffna

editor editor- January 4, 2019 22:04 0

USAID and Jetwing Jaffna support the Tourism Skills Committee to showcase careers in tourism. Read More

Skal International Orlando announces new Board officers

Skal International Orlando announces new Board officers

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019 20:53 0

Skal International Orlando, the only international organization bringing together sectors of the travel and tourism industry while networking, conducting business and helping communities locally, nationally ... Read More

Luxury Taipei hotel launches world’s first “Photography Butler” service

Luxury Taipei hotel launches world’s first “Photography Butler” service

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019 18:03 0

A luxury hotel in Taipei launched the world's first "Photography Butler" service - professional and passionate "Photobutlers" will accompany hotel guests to popular Instagram check-in ... Read More

JetBlue Airways places massive order with Airbus

JetBlue Airways places massive order with Airbus

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019 17:05 0

Airbus confirmed that JetBlue Airways has firmed up an order for 60 A220-300 jets, the larger model of the new, industry-leading A220 series. JetBlue’s existing ... Read More

The Love Field Legend dies: Herb Kelleher started Southwest Airlines on a cocktail napkin

The Love Field Legend dies: Herb Kelleher started Southwest Airlines on a cocktail napkin

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 4, 2019 04:30 0

Southwest Airlines tweeted: We already miss you, Herbie. We now have to imagine ourselves without Herb. The hashtag #HonoringHerb was established. Today Herb Kelleher, co-founder of Southwest ... Read More

Want to live longer? Take a nature vacation

Want to live longer? Take a nature vacation

editor editor- January 4, 2019 02:35 0

Sntists have reported just recently that there is a direct link between nature vacations and a longer life. Read More

Updated US Travel Advisory for China: Will China tourism officials retaliate?

Updated US Travel Advisory for China: Will China tourism officials retaliate?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 3, 2019 21:45 0

Every day 8000 Chinese tourists enter the United States, and every day an average of 5000 American tourists enter China. Americans should exercise increased caution ... Read More

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 3, 2019 21:05 2

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

Hilton opens first and only international hotel in Nujiang

Hilton opens first and only international hotel in Nujiang

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 3, 2019 17:05 0

Hilton today announced the opening of a new focused-service hotel in Nujiang in China's Yunnan province. New Hilton Garden Inn Nujiang is the first and ... Read More

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