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Jamaica Prime Minister calls for greater collaboration for sustainable resilience in tourism sector

Jamaica Prime Minister calls for greater collaboration for sustainable resilience in tourism sector

editor editor- January 31, 2019 20:35 0

Prime Minister of Jamaica, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness says that greater effort has to be placed in strengthening linkages with key industries to create ... Read More

Russia announces new supersonic passenger plane project

Russia announces new supersonic passenger plane project

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2019 15:25 0

Russian Ministry of Industry announced that Russia's United Aviation Corporation (UAC) will develop a new supersonic passenger jet starting in 2022. The last Russian supersonic ... Read More

Building Resilience of Caribbean SMTEs: OAS launches $500,000 project

Building Resilience of Caribbean SMTEs: OAS launches $500,000 project

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 31, 2019 13:41 0

The Organization of American States (OAS) has launched a US$500,000 project to assist the region’s small and medium tourism enterprises (SMTEs) to build resilience to ... Read More

Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019

Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019

editor editor- January 31, 2019 02:07 0

Last year proved crucial in the consolidation of Iberostar’s positioning strategy, with the hotel chain making major progress in this area. Iberostar Group’s turnover for ... Read More

Flood of millionaire migrants triggers luxury property crisis in Monaco

Flood of millionaire migrants triggers luxury property crisis in Monaco

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 30, 2019 18:30 0

Small principality of Monaco has become so attractive to the ultra-wealthy willing to shelter their funds from taxes that Monaco's reigning monarch Prince Albert II ... Read More

Small- and Medium-sized Businesses are Vital Sources of Stability

Small- and Medium-sized Businesses are Vital Sources of Stability

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 30, 2019 12:38 0

With a record-breaking 4.31 million travelers visiting Jamaica in 2018, the island nation’s tourism industry is poised to boost its rate of growth by expanding ... Read More

Four Seasons announces nine planned new hotel openings in 2019

Four Seasons announces nine planned new hotel openings in 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 30, 2019 02:52 0

The coming year will mark several significant new openings for Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, the world's leading luxury hospitality company, with the debut of ... Read More

Ghana beefs up leisure tourism

editor editor- January 29, 2019 21:16 0

According to the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) leisure travel spending (inbound and domestic) generated 66.5% of direct Travel & Tourism GDP in 2017 ... Read More

German parliament discuss the future of Selous – largest wildlife park in Africa

German parliament discuss the future of Selous – largest wildlife park in Africa

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- January 29, 2019 02:36 0

The Germany parliament, the Bundestag, has raised concerns over the future of the Selous Game Reserve, the largest wildlife park in Africa, now facing a ... Read More

Hotel uniforms: 100 percent recycled!

Hotel uniforms: 100 percent recycled!

editor editor- January 28, 2019 22:16 0

Hotel chain Room Mate Group has unveiled an important initiative that represents a major step forward in its ambitious eco-sustainability plan. As of today, all ... Read More

Halal Internet? ‘Sharia-compliant’ web browser launched in Malaysia

Halal Internet? ‘Sharia-compliant’ web browser launched in Malaysia

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019 19:30 0

The world's first Sharia-compliant Internet service suite has been launched in Malaysia - along with browser, chat and sadaqah services. Malaysian startup SalamWeb seeks to ... Read More

Why travel insurance? VisitorsCoverage on National Plan for Vacation Day

Why travel insurance? VisitorsCoverage on National Plan for Vacation Day

editor editor- January 28, 2019 16:04 0

Global travel insurance provider urges travelers to always secure travel insurance when planning for vacation and holidays Read More

OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to celebrate 25th Anniversary in 2019

OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to celebrate 25th Anniversary in 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019 15:18 0

September 10-12 2019 will see the return of the successful OTDYKH Leisure International Russian Travel market. Held in Moscow each year, OTDYKH leisure is a ... Read More

German parliament discuss the future of Selous, the largest wildlife park in Africa

German parliament discuss the future of Selous, the largest wildlife park in Africa

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 28, 2019 00:35 0

The Germany parliament, the Bundestag, has raised concerns over the future of the Selous Game Reserve, the largest wildlife park in Africa, now facing a ... Read More

Global Investment in Aviation Summit to reshape aviation investment landscape

Global Investment in Aviation Summit to reshape aviation investment landscape

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 26, 2019 07:09 0

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) is holding the Global Investment in Aviation Summit on 28-29 January 2019 at the Intercontinental Dubai Festival City. ... Read More

Zimbabwe appoints new Tourism Ambassadors

Zimbabwe appoints new Tourism Ambassadors

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019 17:05 0

Touchroad International Holdings chairman Dr He Liehui has been appointed Zimbabwe's tourism ambassador to China. Environment, Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Prisca Mupfumira made the ... Read More

India Heritage Walk Festival in 37 cities in collaboration with UNESCO

India Heritage Walk Festival in 37 cities in collaboration with UNESCO

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 25, 2019 06:58 0

A technology provider to the travel industry in India teamed up with Sahapedia, an online encyclopedia of Indian arts and culture, to support its ‘Heritage ... Read More

Government of Canada investing in safety at Baie-Comeau Airport

Government of Canada investing in safety at Baie-Comeau Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019 02:10 0

Canadians, tourists and businesses benefit from safe and well-maintained airports. From visiting friends and family, to travelling to medical appointments, or getting goods to market, ... Read More

Briar Barn Inn officially debuts in historic Rowley

Briar Barn Inn officially debuts in historic Rowley

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019 20:08 0

Bramble Hospitality, the team behind Willowdale Estate, officially announced that sister property Briar Barn Inn is now open in historic Rowley, Massachusetts. Briar Barn Inn ... Read More

Government of Canada invests $1 million in Charlevoix region tourism

Government of Canada invests $1 million in Charlevoix region tourism

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019 19:15 0

The tourism sector is a major economic driver across Canada. It helps ensure sustainable growth and creates good jobs for middle-class families, both in urban ... Read More

Prague Airport opens new Commercial Zone

Prague Airport opens new Commercial Zone

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019 15:30 0

Prague Airport has launched operations of a new commercial zone at Terminal 2 featuring a total of 2,200 sq.m. The new area, located right after ... Read More

Very, very big business: Macau tourism numbers are in

Very, very big business: Macau tourism numbers are in

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 24, 2019 07:16 0

Tourism to Macau is very biog business. 35.8 million went to the Las Vegas of Asia last year. an increase of 9.8 percent. The Macau ... Read More

Four Seasons Hotels And Resorts announces new resort in Japan

Four Seasons Hotels And Resorts announces new resort in Japan

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019 19:27 0

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts and Berjaya Okinawa Development Co. Ltd. today announced its new development on the island of Okinawa. The project will debut ... Read More

Zimbabwe Tourism gets welcoming news while in a state of crisis

Zimbabwe Tourism gets welcoming news while in a state of crisis

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2019 07:05 0

After reports of government torture against protesters, after the internet was shut down for two days, Zimbabwe tourism officials launched a project called Grand Tour Africa-New ... Read More

Benchmark adds The Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark to its portfolio

Benchmark adds The Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark to its portfolio

editor editor- January 22, 2019 23:15 0

Benchmark hospitality company has added The Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark to its Benchmark Resorts & Hotels brand operating portfolio. Read More

Congress Prague scores travel and tourism award

Congress Prague scores travel and tourism award

editor editor- January 22, 2019 20:28 2

The new Congress Prague website awarded as one of the best digital projects of the Czech Travel & Tourism industry. Read More

FITUR beats the record for participation in its most international edition yet

FITUR beats the record for participation in its most international edition yet

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019 17:25 0

From 23 to 27 January, Madrid will once again become the focus of attention for the international tourism community with FITUR, the International Tourism Fair, ... Read More

Italy’s Matera inaugurated as European Capital of Culture 2019

Italy’s Matera inaugurated as European Capital of Culture 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019 00:20 0

“This is an important day for Matera, for Italy for Europe, which demonstrates its ability to recognize and enhance its cultures”. With these words the ... Read More

Mauritius Victoria urban terminal to be completed in 6 months

Mauritius Victoria urban terminal to be completed in 6 months

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- January 21, 2019 21:24 0

The Mauritius’ Victoria Bus Station, Victoria Urban Terminal, will be re-engineered into a key multimodal complex in July this year. Read More

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