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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 16, 2019

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

The 10 commandments of air travel

editor editor- December 7, 2018

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

editor editor- December 9, 2016

H.I.S. Co., Ltd., a leading travel and airline ticket agency, has announced results for the full year ended October 31, ... Read More

Morsy grants himself new powers allowing him to run Egypt unchecked

editor editor- November 23, 2012

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

Bahrain hopes for quick tourism sector recovery

editor editor- March 30, 2012

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

Egypt tourism expected to recover fast

editor editor- February 7, 2011

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

Egypt unrest sends tourist industry workers on unpaid leave

editor editor- February 7, 2011

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

UN to send human rights team to assess situation in Tunisia

editor editor- January 20, 2011

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

Thai airline industry: Traffic, passenger numbers are down

editor editor- April 28, 2010

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

The tourism security threat on our desk

editor editor- September 25, 2009

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

Thai tourism improves though operators still wary of political unrest

editor editor- September 1, 2009

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

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

editor editor- August 6, 2009

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