Tag: renewal

Baros named “Indian Ocean’s Most Romantic Resort” for seventh time
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Baros named “Indian Ocean’s Most Romantic Resort” for seventh time

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

Baros, the Maldivian-owned boutique island resort, has been awarded as the “Indian Ocean’s Most Romantic Resort” for the seventh consecutive ... Read More

Maintaining balance. Out of responsibility: Lufthansa publishes 25th sustainability report
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Maintaining balance. Out of responsibility: Lufthansa publishes 25th sustainability report

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Today, the Lufthansa Group has published its 25th sustainability report. For a quarter of a century now, the company has ... Read More

With 71 new jet deliveries, TAP Air Portugal launches new Chicago, San Francisco & Washington, DC flights
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With 71 new jet deliveries, TAP Air Portugal launches new Chicago, San Francisco & Washington, DC flights

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2019

TAP Air Portugal just added the 100th aircraft to its fleet, an Airbus A330neo, as the carrier prepares to inaugurate ... Read More

Gains of LGBTQ rights in some Middle East and North Africa nations may be a game-changer
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Gains of LGBTQ rights in some Middle East and North Africa nations may be a game-changer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 28, 2019

Progress in recognizing the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people at the United Nations in New ... Read More

African Tourism Board VP echoes South African President: It’s time for Africa to unite!
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African Tourism Board VP echoes South African President: It’s time for Africa to unite!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 27, 2019

Africa Day united 40 heads of State on Saturday in Pretoria when attending the inauguration of the South African President, ... 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

Seychelles Tourism Board records successful participation at 2019 Arabian Travel Market in Dubai
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Seychelles Tourism Board records successful participation at 2019 Arabian Travel Market in Dubai

editor editor- May 3, 2019

The Seychelles Islands was represented at the 26th edition of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM), in Middle East's most popular ... Read More

Emirates renews its commitment to Seychelles at the Arabian Trade Fair in Dubai
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Emirates renews its commitment to Seychelles at the Arabian Trade Fair in Dubai

editor editor- April 30, 2019

The partnership between Emirates and destination Seychelles continues to grow, as both parties signed a renewed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), outlining ... Read More

African Tourism Board appoints UNWTO leader Cuthbert Ncube: Repackaging Tourism in Africa
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African Tourism Board appoints UNWTO leader Cuthbert Ncube: Repackaging Tourism in Africa

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019

Cuthbert Ncube, the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) regional vice-president was appointed today as the Vice President of the African Tourism ... Read More

New One Seychelles Party wants Alain St. Ange for President
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New One Seychelles Party wants Alain St. Ange for President

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019

The launch of the "One Seychelles" Political Party was held on Friday the 26th April and Alain St.Ange, the island's ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister: Use art for community renewal
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Jamaica’s Tourism Minister: Use art for community renewal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 16, 2019

Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, has challenged the local art community to take art out of the educational institutions and ... Read More

Guillaume Faury formally appointed Airbus Chief Executive Officer
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Guillaume Faury formally appointed Airbus Chief Executive Officer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Airbus SE shareholders passed all resolutions at its 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM), including the appointment of Guillaume Faury as ... Read More

Thank you for flying TAP Air Portugal: Welcome to Tel Aviv
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Thank you for flying TAP Air Portugal: Welcome to Tel Aviv

editor editor- April 2, 2019

Israel has about 9 million inhabitants and annually receives more than 4 million visitors. TAP Air Portugal landed its inaugural ... Read More

Seychelles welcomes another set of hospitality professionals
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Seychelles welcomes another set of hospitality professionals

editor editor- March 25, 2019

The tourism industry of Seychelles, the country’s leading economic pillar, will greatly benefit as it welcomes home 11 hospitality professionals, ... Read More

Munich Airport reports 2018 net profit of 150 million euros
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Munich Airport reports 2018 net profit of 150 million euros

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

Munich Airport reported a successful 2018 operating year at its annual press conference in Munich today: The 3.8 percent increase ... Read More

Magellan Jets celebrates another year of growth
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Magellan Jets celebrates another year of growth

editor editor- February 28, 2019

Magellan Jets is celebrating another year of growth, averaging 30% growth over the last 11 years.  2018 saw the most ... Read More

US travel sector retains  Number One status and grows despite trade tensions
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US travel sector retains Number One status and grows despite trade tensions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

The United States retained its status as the world’s largest Travel & Tourism economy despite a standstill in international visitors ... Read More

Sierra Leone honors Dr. Jane Goodall, setting stage for tourism debut
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Sierra Leone honors Dr. Jane Goodall, setting stage for tourism debut

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

Sierra Leone will welcome Dr. Jane Goodall (DBE, anthropologist and UN Messenger of Peace), the world’s foremost expert on chimpanzees, ... Read More

Travelport Digital and BCD Travel extend long-standing partnership
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Travelport Digital and BCD Travel extend long-standing partnership

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Travelport announced today that it has renewed its long-standing partnership with BCD Travel. With this new agreement, Travelport Digital will ... Read More

Perth Convention Bureau CEO quits
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Perth Convention Bureau CEO quits

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

Paul Beeson has announced he is stepping down as Chief Executive Officer of the Perth Convention Bureau after more than ... Read More

Travel Trends Index: Domestic business travel projected to surge
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Travel Trends Index: Domestic business travel projected to surge

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Travel to and within the U.S. grew 3.6 percent year-over-year in December, according to the U.S. Travel Association's latest Travel ... Read More

Dubai Tourism drops PRO card fee for hotels, tour companies and event organizers
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Dubai Tourism drops PRO card fee for hotels, tour companies and event organizers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 29, 2019

Dubai Tourism has waived a mandatory requirement for hotel establishments, tourism companies and event organizers to obtain a Public Relations ... Read More

Dubai eliminates fee to promote tourism
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Dubai eliminates fee to promote tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 27, 2019

The PRO card was a mandatory requirement for conducting travel industry transactions in Dubai such as requests for permits and approvals ... Read More

Iconic Samui resort to benefit from major renewal project
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Iconic Samui resort to benefit from major renewal project

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- January 21, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, announced it will completely upgrade and refurbish one of its most popular ... Read More

Brazil’s GOL airline accelerates fleet renewal
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Brazil’s GOL airline accelerates fleet renewal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 27, 2018

GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. announced today a further acceleration of its fleet renewal and modernization plan and the execution ... Read More

South Africa Tourism Minister sees policies recognized
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South Africa Tourism Minister sees policies recognized

mm Alain St.Ange- December 18, 2018

CEO of SA Tourism, Sisa Ntshona, has accepted an invitation by the World Tourism Organization to join the Advisory Board ... Read More

Heavenly Spa celebrates 5 years of wellness
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Heavenly Spa celebrates 5 years of wellness

editor editor- December 14, 2018

Heavenly Spa by Westin is preparing to celebrate its 5th anniversary with a meaningful initiative known as the Five Elements ... Read More

What’s new in France for 2019?
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What’s new in France for 2019?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018

France is always an exciting destination but the year ahead promises a buffet of intriguing events beyond the capitol. Here ... Read More

Canaveral Port Authority Commissioners approve bonding for new cruise terminal
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Canaveral Port Authority Commissioners approve bonding for new cruise terminal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2018

The Canaveral Port Authority (CPA) Board of Commissioners today voted to approve a resolution for the issuance of a series ... Read More

The Seychelles Sustainable Tourism Label renewed for three big hotels: New member to eco-friendly movement added
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The Seychelles Sustainable Tourism Label renewed for three big hotels: New member to eco-friendly movement added

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 3, 2018

The Tourism Department renewed the Seychelles Sustainable Tourism Label (SSTL) for another three hotel establishments and awarded the Seychelles eco-label ... Read More

CNMI: U.S. Immigration rules about to destroy tourism on a remote Island territory
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CNMI: U.S. Immigration rules about to destroy tourism on a remote Island territory

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2016

Yes, it's part of the United States of America, but it's 10 time hours and more than 20 hours travel ... Read More

Singapore Airlines extends distribution agreement with Sabre
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Singapore Airlines extends distribution agreement with Sabre

editor editor- February 13, 2013

SINGAPORE - Singapore Airlines has renewed its full-content distribution agreement with Sabre Travel Network, meaning all Sabre-connected travel agents will ... Read More

Brits face three-week wait for passport over peak holiday season
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Brits face three-week wait for passport over peak holiday season

editor editor- July 23, 2012

A flood of applicants for renewed or first-time passports meant there were no one-day appointments available for up to a ... Read More