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US airlines wrongfully reject over 25% of their passengers’ compensation claims

US airlines wrongfully reject over 25% of their passengers’ compensation claims

Consumer rights advocacy group released the results of a new study showing that United States airlines wrongfully reject more ... Read More

The 10 commandments of air travel

The 10 commandments of air travel

Delays, cancellations and destroyed travel plans: 2018 has been one of the worst years in terms of flight disruptions. Read More

H.I.S. reports full year results

H.I.S. Co., Ltd., a leading travel and airline ticket agency, has announced results for the full year ended October ... Read More

Morsy grants himself new powers allowing him to run Egypt unchecked

Morsy grants himself new powers allowing him to run Egypt unchecked

Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has issued an order preventing any court from overturning his decisions, essentially allowing him to ... Read More

Bahrain hopes for quick tourism sector recovery

Bahrain hopes for quick tourism sector recovery

After seeing tourist arrivals fall dramatically last year in the wake of the political unrest in the country, Bahrain ... Read More

Egypt tourism expected to recover fast

Egypt tourism expected to recover fast

Dubai - Tourism industry insiders say that the political unrest in Egypt may have only a short-term impact on ... Read More

Egypt unrest sends tourist industry workers on unpaid leave

Egypt unrest sends tourist industry workers on unpaid leave

Tourist resorts, hotels and tourism companies in Red Sea area granted 90% of workers open-ended periods of leave without ... Read More

UN to send human rights team to assess situation in Tunisia

UN to send human rights team to assess situation in Tunisia

The UN’s human rights chief will send a team to Tunisia next week to assess the country’s human rights ... Read More

Thai airline industry: Traffic, passenger numbers are down

Thai airline industry: Traffic, passenger numbers are down

BANGKOK — Political clashes in Thailand are leaving their mark on the nation's travel industry, with Thai Airways International ... Read More

The tourism security threat on our desk

The tourism security threat on our desk

I recently accepted an invitation to be a keynote speaker at an upcoming International Tourism Security and Safety Summit ... Read More

Thai tourism improves though operators still wary of political unrest

Thai tourism improves though operators still wary of political unrest

It appears that Thailand's tourist sector has improved this summer due to an increase in foreign arrivals, but operators ... Read More

48% of all Phuket hotel projects delayed, consulting firm claims

48% of all Phuket hotel projects delayed, consulting firm claims

Up to 48 percent of all new hotel developments in Phuket are experiencing major construction delays triggered by the ... Read More