Tag: purchases

Heathrow Airport invests £50 million in new CT security equipment
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Heathrow Airport invests £50 million in new CT security equipment

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Heathrow has announced the rollout of new computed tomography (CT) security equipment throughout the airport over the next few years. ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association: Holds IPW Press Conference and you’re there
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U.S. Travel Association: Holds IPW Press Conference and you’re there

editor editor- June 5, 2019

Roger Dow, U.S. Travel Association President and CEO was the first to speak at the U.S. Travel Association’s IPW Press ... Read More

Sonesta Hotels announces its new credit card
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Sonesta Hotels announces its new credit card

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Sonesta International Hotels Corporation launched the new Sonesta World Mastercard® to reward loyal guests and Sonesta Travel Pass members in ... Read More

Boeing’s second biggest customer turns its back on 737 MAX, goes to Airbus
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Boeing’s second biggest customer turns its back on 737 MAX, goes to Airbus

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019

Emirati state-owned low-cost airline Flydubai is negotiating potential purchases of new А320 Neo jets with European aerospace giant Airbus to ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: New York City MetroCard might just be your ‘golden ticket’ to Hawaii
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Hawaii Tourism: New York City MetroCard might just be your ‘golden ticket’ to Hawaii

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

The Hawaii Visitors & Convention Bureau (HVCB) launched an initiative today that will bring one lucky New Yorker (and a ... Read More

San Francisco International Airport purchases six new electric buses
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San Francisco International Airport purchases six new electric buses

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2019

Today Proterra announced that San Francisco International Airport (SFO) has purchased six 40' Proterra Catalyst E2 electric buses and three ... Read More

Delta Air Lines offsets most carbon emissions for over 300K customers on Earth Day
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Delta Air Lines offsets most carbon emissions for over 300K customers on Earth Day

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2019

In celebration of Earth Day today, Delta is offsetting the emissions of all domestic leisure and business travel into and ... Read More

The Andaman, a Luxury Collection Resort, Langkawi welcomes team of Epicurean Authorities
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The Andaman, a Luxury Collection Resort, Langkawi welcomes team of Epicurean Authorities

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2019

The Andaman, a Luxury Collection Resort, Langkawi announced the appointment of two new leaders who will work in tandem to ... Read More

Single-use plastic ban, food waste and local produce top priorities in Centara’s 2019 Sustainability Plan
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Single-use plastic ban, food waste and local produce top priorities in Centara’s 2019 Sustainability Plan

editor editor- March 22, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, is focusing on three key sustainability initiatives as part of the company’s ... Read More

Russian carriers ‘suspend indefinitely’ all Boeing 737 MAX purchases
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Russian carriers ‘suspend indefinitely’ all Boeing 737 MAX purchases

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

Contracts for the purchase of troubled Boeing 737 MAX aircraft have been suspended indefinitely by a number of Russian airlines, ... Read More

Brits rush to experience Europe ahead of Brexit Day
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Brits rush to experience Europe ahead of Brexit Day

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

Uncertainty surrounding Brexit pushed British tourists to take in EU holiday hotspots before 29th March. While ticket bookings in much-loved ... Read More

India launches National Common Mobility Card for seamless travel
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India launches National Common Mobility Card for seamless travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

National Common Mobility Card 'One Nation, One Card' for transport mobility was launched by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at ... Read More

Donald Trump not only loves Kim Jong-un but also Vietjet
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Donald Trump not only loves Kim Jong-un but also Vietjet

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

The U.S. president Donald Trump and Vietnam president Nguyen Phu Trong together with senior leaders of Boeing and the Vietnamese ... Read More

KDG Capital acquires Snow King Resort Hotel in Jackson, WY
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KDG Capital acquires Snow King Resort Hotel in Jackson, WY

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

KDG Capital, a Florida-based real estate private equity firm, has purchased the Snow King Resort Hotelin Jackson, Wyoming. Benchmark will ... Read More

United Airlines re-launches updated app for United MileagePlus members
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United Airlines re-launches updated app for United MileagePlus members

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

United Airlines is introducing the relaunch of the United MileagePlus X app today. The updated app offers United MileagePlus members ... Read More

IATA Pay: Latest trend in paying for airline tickets?
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IATA Pay: Latest trend in paying for airline tickets?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 8, 2019

IATA Pay is an industry-supported initiative to develop a new payment option for consumers when purchasing a ticket directly from ... Read More

Ukraine 2019: The year of quality & excellence in tourism
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Ukraine 2019: The year of quality & excellence in tourism

editor editor- January 7, 2019

The National Tourism Organization of Ukraine wants travelers to know that it is open for tourism on all fronts. Read More

Antigua & Barbuda in bad economic shape despite tourism increase
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Antigua & Barbuda in bad economic shape despite tourism increase

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 26, 2018

The President of the Antigua & Barbuda Business Alliance said an increase in tourism, more than local consumption, is what ... Read More

Asia thumps New York fashion
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Asia thumps New York fashion

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 22, 2018

According to the Business of Fashion Report (McKinsey & Company 2017), “The West will no longer be the global stronghold ... Read More

Princess Cruises welcomes Alipay and WeChat Pay
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Princess Cruises welcomes Alipay and WeChat Pay

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018

Princess Cruises today announced that Chinese guests onboard Ruby Princess have the option to utilize both Alipay and WeChat Pay ... Read More

Travel stylishly: Jewelry for the executive on the move
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Travel stylishly: Jewelry for the executive on the move

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 15, 2018

Recognizing and acknowledging a new reality, jewelry designers are incorporating the active lifestyle of travel into their jewelry. Read More

Corinthia Hotels’ diverse CSR initiatives in 2018 have positive impact on sustainable tourism 
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Corinthia Hotels’ diverse CSR initiatives in 2018 have positive impact on sustainable tourism 

editor editor- December 6, 2018

During 2018, some 762 pupils and 14 teachers at Buwambo Primary School in Uganda have Corinthia Hotels to thank for ... Read More

RwandAir signs option deal for 2 Boeing 787 jets
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RwandAir signs option deal for 2 Boeing 787 jets

editor editor- September 9, 2011

Following the announcement of RwandAir’s first B737-800 ‘Sky Interior’ delivery and unveiling of the future vision for Rwanda’s national airline ... Read More

Southwest’s Kelly: “Even Tiger Woods doesn’t win every tournament”
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Southwest’s Kelly: “Even Tiger Woods doesn’t win every tournament”

editor editor- August 21, 2009

Low-fare giant Southwest Airlines Co. suffered a surprise setback last week when it lost a bankruptcy-court auction for Frontier Airlines ... Read More

United Airlines to go cashless for onboard purchases
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United Airlines to go cashless for onboard purchases

editor editor- February 26, 2009

After a brief transition period through the spring break season, United will phase out cash and only accept credit and ... Read More

Alaska Airlines offers customers convenience of a cashless cabin
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Alaska Airlines offers customers convenience of a cashless cabin

editor editor- July 3, 2008

Passengers on Alaska Airlines flights soon will no longer need to hunt for cash to pay for onboard purchases. Read More

Online travel purchases continue to grow
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Online travel purchases continue to grow

editor editor- March 23, 2008

Everyone knows what it's like. You call the credit card company to ask a simple question about your bill, but ... Read More