Tag: Passport

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

Marriott data breach: Passports not encrypted

Marriott data breach: Passports not encrypted

editor editor- January 4, 2019 21:05 0

Marriott said for the first time that 5.25 million passport numbers were kept in the Starwood system in plain, unencrypted data files Read More

Confronting world tourism’s changing economic times

Confronting world tourism’s changing economic times

Dr. Peter E. Tarlow Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- January 3, 2019 01:03 0

There is little doubt that the tourism industry is facing some interesting and challenging times. Read More

UNWTO chief: Growth of African Tourism as industry remains resilient

UNWTO chief: Growth of African Tourism as industry remains resilient

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018 17:30 0

The festive season in Africa also marks the highest season in the tourism industry, as demand for getaway destinations in the continent surges. According to ... Read More

Thailand Tourism Safety Image in question?

Thailand Tourism Safety Image in question?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018 10:53 0

A conflict between FIFA, Australia, and Bahrain on a human rights and an asylum case for involving a pro football star Hakeem AlAraibi wanted by ... Read More

Chinese visitors to GCC will increase 81% by 2022 says ATM report

Chinese visitors to GCC will increase 81% by 2022 says ATM report

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 19, 2018 08:08 1

The number of Chinese tourists travelling to the GCC is expected to increase 81% from 1.6 million in 2018 to 2.9 million in 2022, according ... Read More

Instagrammers dream: Most Instagram-worthy US travel destinations named

Instagrammers dream: Most Instagram-worthy US travel destinations named

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2018 16:46 0

Seasoned travel experts partnered with some of the world’s top travel influencers to produce the compelling list of top Instagram-worthy travel destinations for 2019. This ... Read More

Africa Hospitality Report 2018/19 launched

Africa Hospitality Report 2018/19 launched

editor editor- December 13, 2018 13:27 0

The 2nd edition of Jumia’s Africa Hospitality Report looks at the 2017/2018 trends in the continent’s tourism, travel, hospitality and aviation industries. Read More

Travel alert! Everyday Carry Shirt to prevent pickpocketing?

Travel alert! Everyday Carry Shirt to prevent pickpocketing?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018 13:45 0

A former U.S. State Department Security Officer has a safety message for business travelers and advice for tourists with a solution for everyone carrying a ... Read More

Boarding simplified: Delta extends branded fares to boarding order

Boarding simplified: Delta extends branded fares to boarding order

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018 08:55 0

Zone boarding, an aviation standard for decades, will soon be a thing of the past for Delta customers as the airline makes a global shift ... Read More

Hotel industry: Saying goodbye to 2018, ready for strong 2019

Hotel industry: Saying goodbye to 2018, ready for strong 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018 07:30 0

With the year coming to an end, Hotelbeds has prepared some testimonials about 2018, with insights about how the year has been for the hotel ... Read More

What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests

What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 9, 2018 14:49 1

A massive database breach was reported by Marriott Hotels and Resorts at their Starwood brand on November 30. In the meantime, Marriott Security procedures had ... Read More

Travel better with children during the holidays

Travel better with children during the holidays

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018 10:25 0

Millions of North Americans travel for the holidays to spend time with family and friends, many with children in tow. Of those travelers who responded ... Read More

No passport, no ticket, no problem: 11-year-old flies from UK to Rome

No passport, no ticket, no problem: 11-year-old flies from UK to Rome

editor editor- July 26, 2012 07:56 0

An 11-year-old boy boarded a plane from Manchester to Rome on his own without a passport, tickets or boarding pass. Read More

How to travel around Europe without a passport, money or a credit card

How to travel around Europe without a passport, money or a credit card

editor editor- September 12, 2011 07:04 0

(eTN) - I just returned from a new experience - getting around Europe without an ID, without a passport, and without any money. And people ... Read More

US citizens have special Saturday application hours with Passport Day

US citizens have special Saturday application hours with Passport Day

editor editor- September 8, 2011 05:22 0

WASHINGTON, DC - Quite a bit of media attention is in full tilt for the US State Department’s scheduled “Passport Day,” to be held on ... Read More

Travel Document Systems opens Houston location

Travel Document Systems opens Houston location

editor editor- July 15, 2011 05:58 0

HOUSTON, Texas - Travel Document Systems, Inc. (TDS), an industry leader in expedited visa and passport processing, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Direct ... Read More

Ensure safe summer travels with a current passport for your child

Ensure safe summer travels with a current passport for your child

editor editor- June 25, 2011 03:30 0

The advent of the summer season brings schoolchildren, newly released from the confines of the classroom, ready to explore the outside world, make new friends, ... Read More

Travelers lean on specialists to streamline international travel preparation

Travelers lean on specialists to streamline international travel preparation

editor editor- June 10, 2011 05:32 0

With the economy just beginning a slow rebound after several difficult years, travelers are resuming exploration around the globe. Read More

Reviews continue to stream in for Seychelles carnival of carnivals

Reviews continue to stream in for Seychelles carnival of carnivals

editor editor- April 30, 2011 06:34 0

Under the heading of, Eye Witness, to reconfirm that they had personally traveled to Seychelles to see for themselves the Seychelles carnival of carnivals, “Island ... Read More

Indonesia ports ready to start biometric screening

Indonesia ports ready to start biometric screening

editor editor- March 27, 2010 06:16 0

Adisucipto International Airport (JOG) serving Yogyakarta in Java will be the first airport in Indonesia to introduce Read More

New push for common visa in East Africa

New push for common visa in East Africa

editor editor- March 12, 2010 04:56 0

Members of the East African Legislative Assembly have pushed once again to introduce a common tourist visa for the East African region, raising fresh hopes ... Read More

New Zealand will give Taiwanese visa-free privileges

New Zealand will give Taiwanese visa-free privileges

editor editor- November 19, 2009 05:47 0

Joining the ranks of Britain and Ireland, New Zealand will become the third country this year to grant visa-free privileges to visitors from Taiwan, the ... Read More

Tourism hurt by passport policy

Tourism hurt by passport policy

editor editor- July 27, 2009 03:45 0

John King, a used- and rare-book dealer in downtown Detroit, loves piling friends in his car and taking off for a wonderful Chinese or Italian ... Read More

Tourist’s passport stolen by parrot

Tourist’s passport stolen by parrot

editor editor- June 1, 2009 05:14 0

TE ANA, New Zealand - Police in New Zealand said a Scottish tourist's passport was stolen by a kea, a large wild parrot, during a ... Read More

Your middle name could be trouble

Your middle name could be trouble

editor editor- May 25, 2009 05:21 0

If your passport or driver's license includes a full middle name that you don't normally use, you will have to include that name on your ... Read More

If you were born in US you are a US citizen. That is unless you were born in Texas.

If you were born in US you are a US citizen. That is unless you were born in Texas.

editor editor- August 12, 2008 09:30 0

WESLACO, Texas -- In the archives of local institutions, Juan Aranda's life is firmly rooted in this small south Texas town. Read More

Wartime generation to give 500,000th free passport

Wartime generation to give 500,000th free passport

editor editor- August 7, 2008 01:41 0

LONDON (August 6, 2008) - Home Office Minister Lord Alan West will meet with the recipient of the 500,000th free passport issued to people from ... Read More

That tricky blue book

That tricky blue book

editor editor- July 21, 2008 04:56 0

With time on your side, renewing a passport is pretty straightforward: fill out a form and send it to a processing center in Philadelphia along ... Read More

Gulf unites with new passport

Gulf unites with new passport

editor editor- March 7, 2008 13:26 0

(eTN) - In the latest move towards regional cooperation among the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries – Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Oman, Qatar and ... Read More

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