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Oman seeks to ‘diversify economy’ by jacking up taxes on booze, meat, tobacco and energy drinks
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Oman seeks to ‘diversify economy’ by jacking up taxes on booze, meat, tobacco and energy drinks

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Beginning June 15th, pork meat, tobacco, and alcohol as well as energy drinks in Oman will be subject to a ... Read More

State of Beer @ the American Museum of Natural History
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State of Beer @ the American Museum of Natural History

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- June 8, 2019

Many museums have upped their game over the last few years, adding gourmet restaurants and boutique shopping (i.e., MOMA, Metropolitan ... Read More

Neste and The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey sign joint sustainable fuel initiative MOU
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Neste and The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey sign joint sustainable fuel initiative MOU

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Neste, a renewable fuels producer, and the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey (PANYNJ), have signed a Memorandum ... Read More

Boeing unveiled successful environmental strategy results
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Boeing unveiled successful environmental strategy results

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

In 2018, Boeing unveiled its new environment strategy through 2025 with ambitious goals to innovate products for environmental performance, reduce ... Read More

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts to restore Cartagena’s architectural gems
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Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts to restore Cartagena’s architectural gems

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, and San Francisco Investments, a subsidiary of Valorem, a business group with ownership of Colombia's ... Read More

President Clinton and Minster Bartlett discuss Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre
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President Clinton and Minster Bartlett discuss Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 4, 2019

Jamaica Minister for Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett, met today with former United States President Bill Clinton at the ongoing ... Read More

Finland joins Nordic forefront in reducing emissions in aviation
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Finland joins Nordic forefront in reducing emissions in aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Finland’s incoming government has today introduced its Government Program which includes ambitious climate targets and a goal for carbon neutral ... Read More

United Airlines expands its commitment to biofuel
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United Airlines expands its commitment to biofuel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

United Airlines today further strengthened its emerging reputation as the world's most environmentally conscious airline by renewing its contract with ... Read More

Airbus and SAS Scandinavian Airlines sign hybrid and electric aircraft research agreement
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Airbus and SAS Scandinavian Airlines sign hybrid and electric aircraft research agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Airbus has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SAS Scandinavian Airlines for hybrid and electric aircraft eco-system and infrastructure ... Read More

Neste and Air BP bring sustainable aviation fuel to Caen airport in France
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Neste and Air BP bring sustainable aviation fuel to Caen airport in France

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 18, 2019

Neste and Air BP are supporting the business aviation sector’s Sustainable Alternative Jet Fuel (SAJF) initiative and helping drive its ... Read More

ATTES: Changing the Face of Africa together with the African Tourism Board
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ATTES: Changing the Face of Africa together with the African Tourism Board

mm Dr. Darlington Muzeza- May 14, 2019

The African Tourism Board is planning to partner with Africa’s Trade, Transport and Energy Summit  (ATTES) to make sure travel and tourism ... Read More

Swiss-Belhotel International reveals impressive global expansion plans at ATM 2019
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Swiss-Belhotel International reveals impressive global expansion plans at ATM 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019

Swiss-Belhotel International has concluded four successful days at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM), where it updated the Middle Eastern travel ... Read More

Swiss-Belhotel International Senior VP highlights the need for responsible tourism at ATM
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Swiss-Belhotel International Senior VP highlights the need for responsible tourism at ATM

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India, Swiss-Belhotel International, spoke today ... Read More

World’s top 10 sustainable places to stay revealed
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World’s top 10 sustainable places to stay revealed

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 19, 2019

Travel is not just about seeing the wonders of the earth but understanding our impact upon it. With increasing frequency, ... Read More

Neste and Air BP ready to deliver sustainable aviation fuel
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Neste and Air BP ready to deliver sustainable aviation fuel

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

Neste, a products producer from wastes and residues, and Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and services supplier, have ... Read More

The Iconic Transformation of the Hotel de Paris Monte-Carlo
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The Iconic Transformation of the Hotel de Paris Monte-Carlo

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo in the heart of the Monaco playground for the world’s rich and famous founded in 1864 was ... Read More

ICAO experts agree on global measures towards sustainable aviation
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ICAO experts agree on global measures towards sustainable aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

Global measures to address aviation’s environmental impact were agreed at a meeting of the two hundred and fifty experts of ... Read More

InterContinental Genève: 6 years of Green Globe certification
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InterContinental Genève: 6 years of Green Globe certification

editor editor- March 13, 2019

Green Globe first certified the InterContinental Genève in 2014. Ideally located on an oasis of calm in the diplomatic district, ... Read More

Sweden proposing ambitious aviation greenhouse gas emission reduction target
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Sweden proposing ambitious aviation greenhouse gas emission reduction target

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

Sweden has an ambitious target of being fossil-free by 2045. As a part of the initiative, a proposal for decarbonizing ... Read More

Inspira Santa Marta Hotel doing the right thing for 8th consecutive year
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Inspira Santa Marta Hotel doing the right thing for 8th consecutive year

editor editor- February 28, 2019

Inspira Santa Marta Hotel is an award winning 4 star boutique green hotel located in the heart of Lisbon. Feng ... Read More

Barbican event venue moves to 100% renewable electricity
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Barbican event venue moves to 100% renewable electricity

editor editor- February 26, 2019

The Barbican event venue is now all completely run by renewable electricity. The switch, which took place in the last ... Read More

eTN interview with Cuban Tourism Office Councilor: Major plans for island’s tourism revival
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eTN interview with Cuban Tourism Office Councilor: Major plans for island’s tourism revival

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 18, 2019

Launched in November 2018, Cuba's celebration of the 500th anniversary of the founding of San Cristobal de la Habana will ... Read More

Cinnamon Lodge Habarana reaches greater heights
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Cinnamon Lodge Habarana reaches greater heights

editor editor- February 8, 2019

Cinnamon Lodge Habarana is a 5-star resort nestled in nature’s serenity right in the heart of Sri Lanka’s Cultural Triangle ... Read More

Finnish travelers support renewable jet fuel
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Finnish travelers support renewable jet fuel

editor editor- February 5, 2019

A recent public debate of flight-related emissions has had an effect on Finnish consumers. Of all respondents, 50 percent said ... Read More

Reunion and Madagascar Presidents discuss regional cooperation
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Reunion and Madagascar Presidents discuss regional cooperation

mm Alain St.Ange- January 29, 2019

A meeting took place between the President of the Réunion Region, Didier Robert, and the new President of the Republic ... Read More

Gulfstream G280 jet sets city-pair record on renewable fuel
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Gulfstream G280 jet sets city-pair record on renewable fuel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation reaffirmed its commitment to sustainability by using sustainable alternative jet fuel (SAJF) to power a record-breaking flight ... Read More

Malta’s National Museum of Fine Art housed in a historic, eco-friendly landmark
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Malta’s National Museum of Fine Art housed in a historic, eco-friendly landmark

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

MUŻA, the recently opened National Museum of Fine Art in Malta, represents a significant development in the history of museums ... Read More

Saudi Arabia aims to diversify its economy and drive tourism
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Saudi Arabia aims to diversify its economy and drive tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 26, 2018

In line with the Vision 2030 objective to attract approximately one million tourists per year, preparations have been made to ... Read More

Travel and tourism sector takes steps towards carbon neutrality by 2050
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Travel and tourism sector takes steps towards carbon neutrality by 2050

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and UN Climate Change today showcased how the travel and tourism sector can ... Read More

Benchmark to eliminate single use plastics from all 80 hotels
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Benchmark to eliminate single use plastics from all 80 hotels

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2018

"I want to say one word to you. Just one word… Plastics.” Those immortal lines from The Graduate, an iconic ... Read More

Kenya’s first 100% solar hotel
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Kenya’s first 100% solar hotel

mm Alain St.Ange- December 3, 2018

The demand from eco-travelers is growing and Serena continues to adapt its business best practices model to meet the ecological ... Read More

Traveling and like to breathe fresh air? Where not to go
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Traveling and like to breathe fresh air? Where not to go

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 20, 2017

The Gulf region may be the leader in luxury travel and tourism, but it does have the worst air quality in ... Read More

Leading players in bio jet fuel team up
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Leading players in bio jet fuel team up

editor editor- January 7, 2010

BioJet Corporation www.biojetcorp.com and Great Plains Oil & Exploration www.camelinacompany.com announced that they have executed a Teaming Agreement for the ... Read More

DFW International Airport receives recognition from EPA
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DFW International Airport receives recognition from EPA

editor editor- October 27, 2009

Among the US Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Top 20 Local Government List of the largest green power purchasers, is DFW ... Read More

Aruba’s US$90 million renewable energy project is underway
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Aruba’s US$90 million renewable energy project is underway

editor editor- October 3, 2009

Aruba, the island of 90,000 friends you haven’t met yet, has announced that work has begun on the island’s US$90 ... Read More

Southwest Airlines makes EPA’s green power purchase list
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Southwest Airlines makes EPA’s green power purchase list

editor editor- August 22, 2009

Earlier this week, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) updated each of its National Top Partner lists, highlighting some of America's ... Read More

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