web analytics

Tag: poor

Pope Francesco Bergoglio addresses climate emergency

Pope Francesco Bergoglio addresses climate emergency

At the Casina Pio IV, the Pontiff Pope Francesco Bergoglio met with participants of the meeting promoted by the ... Read More

Europe falls behind USA in cost of living

Europe falls behind USA in cost of living

ECA International’s latest Cost of Living report today reveals that Europe now accounts for less than a fifth of ... Read More

Thomas Cook India reveals new wave of travel – father-child bonding tours

Thomas Cook India reveals new wave of travel – father-child bonding tours

India’s travel and integrated travel-related financial services company is fostering family bonding through travel, with specific focus on Father-Child ... Read More

Helicopter crashes into midtown Manhattan building, one person killed

Helicopter crashes into midtown Manhattan building, one person killed

The helicopter crash-landed onto the roof of a midtown Manhattan 54-story office building on New York's 7th avenue, north ... Read More

Russia’s Prosecutor General: “Poor state of Russia’s aviation caused Superjet disaster”

Russia’s Prosecutor General: “Poor state of Russia’s aviation caused Superjet disaster”

The recent catastrophic crash-landing of a Sukhoi Superjet-100 at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport was a result of the poor state ... Read More

Maui Visitors Bureau’s hidden statement on hiking on Maui

Maui Visitors Bureau’s hidden statement on hiking on Maui

Tourism is the biggest business in Hawaii.  Ocean activities and hiking are the most popular activities on the Hawaiian ... Read More

Trend setter for tourism to enter the European Parliament: The best Tourism Minister of the World Elena Kountoura

Trend setter for tourism to enter the European Parliament: The best Tourism Minister of the World Elena Kountoura

The European Parliament is about to say yes to travel and tourism, and after today's election, new trends may ... Read More

Boat sinks, many dead at Lake Mai-Ndombe in Inongo, Congo

Boat sinks, many dead at Lake Mai-Ndombe in Inongo, Congo

Tourists are not expected to be among the 30 dead in Western Congo, where 200 more are missing after ... Read More

Fly-in Lodge set to take helicopter skiing to a new level In Canada

Fly-in Lodge set to take helicopter skiing to a new level In Canada

Northern Escape, Canada's leading heli-skiing operator is launching a new, luxurious remote lodge for the upcoming 2019/2020 season. The ... Read More

Air India axes loss-making Mumbai-New York direct flight

Air India axes loss-making Mumbai-New York direct flight

India's troubled national flag carrier announced its decision to discontinue their direct service between Mumbai and New York, due ... Read More

Driving intra-African connectivity and cooperation through Alliance and partnership

Driving intra-African connectivity and cooperation through Alliance and partnership

The African Tourism Board is currently working hard to build partnerships within the aviation industry. "Seeing Africa as one ... Read More

Simba, the happiest safari company from Tanzania joins African Tourism Board

Simba, the happiest safari company from Tanzania joins African Tourism Board

African Tourism Board today added Simba Safaris a family owned Safari and Tour company from Tanzania to its rapidly ... Read More

Safer Tourism in St.Lucia: Dr. Peter Tarlow feels a sense of sophistication

Safer Tourism in St.Lucia: Dr. Peter Tarlow feels a sense of sophistication

Safety in tourism is key to a successful destination. Destinations like Saint Lucia in the Caribbean know this and ... Read More

Best & Worst Airlines and Airports of 2019 revealed

Best & Worst Airlines and Airports of 2019 revealed

Today AirHelp announced the results of its annual AirHelp Score which rates global airlines and airports. First launched in ... Read More

Biman Airlines plane skids off runway at Yangon Airport, breaks into three pieces

Biman Airlines plane skids off runway at Yangon Airport, breaks into three pieces

A Biman Airlines’ Bombardier Dash-8 aircraft has skidded off the runway at Myanmar’s Yangon International Airport, losing its wings ... Read More

Tanzania government sticks to its fists over privatized state hotels

Tanzania government sticks to its fists over privatized state hotels

The Tanzania government once again warned investors over a possible re-possession of poorly-performing hotels and lodges in northern Tanzania ... Read More

African Game Rangers: Key conservation tourism partners in stress

African Game Rangers: Key conservation tourism partners in stress

Wildlife is the leading tourist attraction and source of tourist revenue in Africa other than rich historical and cultural ... Read More

Young elephant shot 13 times: Tourists watched in horror

Young elephant shot 13 times: Tourists watched in horror

Balule Associated Nature Reserve has justified the killing of a young elephant bull in front of tourists as an ... Read More

Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019

Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019

Tight meeting budgets, time pressures, organizational issues, a lack of creativity from hotels, increasingly complex and costly mandates in ... Read More

US Advisory for Democratic Republic of Congo: Reconsider travel

US Advisory for Democratic Republic of Congo: Reconsider travel

The US Department of State has issued a travel advisory for the Democratic Republic of Congo advising that travel ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines stops attempt to confuse Boeing Max 8 investigation

Ethiopian Airlines stops attempt to confuse Boeing Max 8 investigation

Are larger powers or Boeing behind a report published by the Washington Post based on something that happened in ... Read More

Why did Qatar Airways Flight 968 drop from radar and go on an erratic path?

Why did Qatar Airways Flight 968 drop from radar and go on an erratic path?

Qatar Airways flight #968 from Doha, Qatar, to Hanoi, Vietnam, declared an emergency when approaching Hanoi on today’s scheduled ... Read More

East Africa set for joint Regional Tourism Marketing drive at ITB

East Africa set for joint Regional Tourism Marketing drive at ITB

Looking to market the East African tourism, a delegation of five officials from the East African Community (EAC) Headquarters ... Read More

Inferno: 25 people killed, 50 injured in Cairo’s Ramses Train Station blaze

Inferno: 25 people killed, 50 injured in Cairo’s Ramses Train Station blaze

According to Egyptian media, at least 25 people were killed and 50 injured after a train crash ignited a ... Read More

Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all

Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all

Today, Captain Jon Weaks, president of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, issued a communication to the nearly 10,000 pilots represented ... Read More

China Airlines 747 passenger jet pilot falls asleep mid-flight at 35,000 feet

China Airlines 747 passenger jet pilot falls asleep mid-flight at 35,000 feet

China Airlines senior pilot has been filmed by his colleague asleep at the controls of a 747 passenger jet ... Read More

Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?

Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?

The European Union yesterday renewed sanctions against Zimbabwe after condemning the chaotic situation of human right abuses in that ... Read More

Dangerous air quality in Bangkok: Tourism Industry is concerned

Dangerous air quality in Bangkok: Tourism Industry is concerned

Bangkok is the world's most-visited city and relies on tourism for economic growth. The travel and tourism industry in Thailand ... Read More

In Amsterdam, tourism growth is not the enemy, bad management is

In Amsterdam, tourism growth is not the enemy, bad management is

As former Secretary General of the UNWTO, the specialized agency of the UN mandated with promoting healthy and sustainable ... Read More

UK’s top 10 airports pre-flight dining ranked

UK’s top 10 airports pre-flight dining ranked

Britain’s 10 biggest airports were ranked for pre-flight dining by the UK flight and travel comparison site that has ... Read More

‘Do not travel’: US State Department ups Venezuela travel warning to Level 4

‘Do not travel’: US State Department ups Venezuela travel warning to Level 4

The United States Department of State has raised its Venezuela travel advisory warning for US citizens to “do not ... Read More

Mövenpick Hotel Apartments Al Mamzar Dubai making a difference in the community

Mövenpick Hotel Apartments Al Mamzar Dubai making a difference in the community

Green Globe recently recertified Mövenpick Hotel Apartments Al Mamzar Dubai after a comprehensive audit was undertaken by the property. Read More

Out of the Shadows Index: Child sex abuse and exploitation

Out of the Shadows Index: Child sex abuse and exploitation

Approximately 200 million of the world's children experiencing child sex abuse each year, Read More

Russian and British tourists annoy German holidaymakers the most

Russian and British tourists annoy German holidaymakers the most

According to the results of a sociological survey conducted among German citizens by the online platform ab-in-den-urlaub, German holidaymakers ... Read More

UK hotels: Second consecutive month of profit growth in November

UK hotels: Second consecutive month of profit growth in November

Building on October’s GOPPAR gains, UK hotels successfully produced a second consecutive month of profit growth in November, positioning ... Read More

Why Seychelles should be on everyone’s 2019 travel list

Why Seychelles should be on everyone’s 2019 travel list

Alain St.Ange shared his thoughts and expertise on why he believes Seychelles should be on everyone’s travel list for ... Read More