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Sri Lanka Tourism in crisis: Managing and seeking out opportunities
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Sri Lanka Tourism in crisis: Managing and seeking out opportunities

Srilal Miththapala - eTN Sri Lanka Srilal Miththapala - eTN Sri Lanka- June 11, 2019

The Rapid Response Team by Safertourism reached out to Sri Lanka tourism authorities including the minister of tourism and industry ... Read More

East Africa’s KARIBU and KILIFAIR Tourism Fair opens next month
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East Africa’s KARIBU and KILIFAIR Tourism Fair opens next month

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019

KARIBU and KILIFAIR Tourism Exhibition is set for grand opening next month with full expectations to attract over 350 exhibitors ... Read More

Hawaii legislator’s push for Airbnb taxation bill a success
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Hawaii legislator’s push for Airbnb taxation bill a success

editor editor- May 1, 2019

Hawaii Senate Bill 1292 just squeaked by passing which will allow the Aloha State to collect transient accommodation and general ... Read More

Pittsburgh Tourism launches national marketing campaign
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Pittsburgh Tourism launches national marketing campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

VisitPITTSBURGH introduced a new national marketing campaign, Pull Up A Chair, You Are Welcomed Here, that promotes Pittsburgh as a ... Read More

Boeing scraps 2019 financial forecast, halts share buybacks in wake of 737 MAX disaster
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Boeing scraps 2019 financial forecast, halts share buybacks in wake of 737 MAX disaster

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

World’s biggest aerospace corporation was forced to pull its full financial forecast for the current year due to unresolved issues ... Read More

eTN Hero: Cordelia Igel, team leader at Vox Restaurant, Grand Hyatt Hotel Berlin
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eTN Hero: Cordelia Igel, team leader at Vox Restaurant, Grand Hyatt Hotel Berlin

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2019

Many of us traveling around the globe on business have travel stories to tell. I spend more than 100 fully-paid ... Read More

Plane spotted in California has the size of a football field
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Plane spotted in California has the size of a football field

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 14, 2019

The world's largest airplane made its first test flight on Saturday in California. Stratolaunch Systems Corporation, founded by Paul G. Allen, today successfully ... Read More

Ethiopia, Rwanda and Uganda: Top 10 improved world travel destinations
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Ethiopia, Rwanda and Uganda: Top 10 improved world travel destinations

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- April 10, 2019

Three Eastern African nations have emerged among the top ten fastest-growing destinations for tourism in the world. The 2019 annual ... Read More

“Plan For Our Kids” and “African Earth Lung” to launch at WTM Africa
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“Plan For Our Kids” and “African Earth Lung” to launch at WTM Africa

editor editor- March 19, 2019

eTN Publisher Juergen Steinmetz talks to Professor Geoffrey Lipman Co-Founder of SUNx - STRONG Universal Network, about the development of ... Read More

Seychelles’ intensified presence makes successful impact during 2019 edition of Internationale Tourismus-Börse, Berlin
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Seychelles’ intensified presence makes successful impact during 2019 edition of Internationale Tourismus-Börse, Berlin

editor editor- March 13, 2019

Announced by the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) Headquarters in February 2019, Seychelles’ delegation pull the spotlight on the destination at ... Read More

Indian billionaires fly to Phu Quoc for the ‘Wedding of the Century’
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Indian billionaires fly to Phu Quoc for the ‘Wedding of the Century’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

One of Vietnam's most idyllic islands hosted a week-long wedding party for a billionaire couple from India who invited more ... Read More

Why is sustainable tourism important in Iceland?
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Why is sustainable tourism important in Iceland?

editor editor- March 9, 2019

The First Lady of Iceland, Mrs. Eliza Jean Reid, was honored by the Institute of South Asian Woman (ISAW) during ... Read More

Government of Tanzania plan to rebrand the Tourist Board
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Government of Tanzania plan to rebrand the Tourist Board

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- February 27, 2019

Tanzanian government is planning to re-brand the Tanzania Tourist Board as to equip it with better working tools and strategies ... Read More

Delta Air Lines flight nose-dives twice before emergency landing
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Delta Air Lines flight nose-dives twice before emergency landing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2019

Delta Air Lines' flight from Orange County to Seattle was rattled into a nose-dive two times by severe turbulence. The ... Read More

Air France junks Millennial-oriented Joon airline brand
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Air France junks Millennial-oriented Joon airline brand

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019

Air France/KLM’s Joon - a Millennial-oriented airline brand, created to compete with the low-cost sector in Europe and long-haul, is ... Read More

Did Sri Lankan turtle whisperer receive a message days before the tsunami?
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Did Sri Lankan turtle whisperer receive a message days before the tsunami?

editor editor- January 13, 2019

“I saw the sea rushing in, sweeping away houses, animals and people and causing destruction,” said the turtle whisperer on ... Read More

Moscow’s Domodedovo airport buys tank to tow aircraft
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Moscow’s Domodedovo airport buys tank to tow aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018

A new tow truck, received by Moscow’s Domodedovo airport, can pull a weight of 125 tons and lay evacuation routes ... Read More

Late President Bush lived the Aloha Spirit: A Testimonial by a Democratic Party Activist from Hawaii
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Late President Bush lived the Aloha Spirit: A Testimonial by a Democratic Party Activist from Hawaii

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 6, 2018

Marsha Rose Joyner is the host for ThinkTeck Hawaii and a Hawaiian political activist for many years.  She remembers when electors ... Read More

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Saipan: Could be another island in the Philippines, except it isn’t

editor editor- February 17, 2017

Despite being only 12 miles long and 5 miles wide, Saipan has been hot property since it was colonized by ... Read More

Typhoon Koppu bringing life-threatening flooding, winds to Philippines
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Typhoon Koppu bringing life-threatening flooding, winds to Philippines

editor editor- October 17, 2015

Typhoon Koppu will put lives and property across Luzon Island of the Philippines in danger through early next week. Read More

Talking with Guam’s top underwater photographer
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Talking with Guam’s top underwater photographer

editor editor- August 17, 2012

Guam resident Ernie Collier is a pilot for United Airlines, with a passion for diving and underwater photography. Read More

Nova Scotia tourism ads found on questionable website
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Nova Scotia tourism ads found on questionable website

editor editor- June 5, 2008

Nova Scotia's government has suspended its $60,000 web advertising contract with Google, after ads promoting the province were found on ... Read More