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“Red” and “grey” areas impacting Caribbean airline industry

The current verbal storm over the bid by new airline, REDjet, to compete in Caribbean air space as the newest low-cost airline has served to highlight some of the prevailing 'grey' and 'red' areas imp

Choice Hotels confident of Caribbean growth

SILVER SPRING, Maryland - An international hotel company voicing confidence in the region sees encouraging growth in the Caribbean.

Caribbean welcomes Air Passenger Duty increase freeze

The Caribbean Tourism Organization has hailed plans to iron out anomalies in Air Passenger Duty distance bands as a “small but important victory” for the region.

AsiaPac online travel booking market to gain 40 percent

SINGAPORE - The online travel booking market in Asia Pacific is expected to hit a value of US$51.6 billion this year and will grow by 30 to 40 per cent a year going forward.

Pakistan hit by massive earthquake

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.2 struck Wednesday morning in a remote area of southwestern Pakistan, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

Forum closes with call for action to ensure future prosperity of...

Marrakech, Morocco – The World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa concluded today with participants underscoring the urgent need for action to secure the future prosperity of the reg

Asia-Pacific tops North America as world’s largest aviation market

For the first time, the Asia-Pacific region has knocked North America from its position as the world's largest aviation market, the International Air Transport Association said Monday.

Bisignani: MENA is the only growing region in airline industry

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) is currently the only region which is experiencing growth in the airline industry this year, according to recent remarks by the head of the International Air Tr

Lufthansa remains committed to Asia

Lufthansa celebrates 50 years in Asia with the airline commemorating its first flight in November 1959 from Frankfurt to Calcutta and Bangkok.

South-East Asia could become another playground for superyachts

SINGAPORE - South-East Asia could soon become another playground for cruise yachts like the Mediterranean or the Caribbean if industry players could coordinate their efforts in bringing superyachts tr

Have you heard the one about the dumb Australian?

You know you are in real trouble when you become the butt of jokes on the internet.

One region, seven communities, hundreds of adventures

Somewhere just off scenic GA 400, an adventure awaits.

Region to start issuing single tourist visas

Kampala — The East African Community has agreed to start a single tourist visa for the region, the tourism minister, Serapio Rukundo, has said.