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Ontario tourism sector set for Rural Tourism Symposium

Ontario tourism sector set for Rural Tourism Symposium

editor editor- March 28, 2019 02:13 0

Tourism industry professionals from across Ontario will gather at Lang Pioneer Village in Keene this April for the second annual Rural Tourism Symposium. The one-day ... Read More

Maldives Tourism: Changes needed say local travel industry leaders

Maldives Tourism: Changes needed say local travel industry leaders

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- March 27, 2019 10:00 0

The Corporate Maldives blog recently published an interesting analysis of how tourism leaders in the Indian Ocean Island Republic think. The information sheds some light ... Read More

Industry veteran named new exec at Starboard Cruise Services

Industry veteran named new exec at Starboard Cruise Services

editor editor- March 26, 2019 02:05 0

Starboard Cruise Services has announced the appointment of Brenda Yester Baty as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO). In this newly-created role, Ms. Baty will guide the ... Read More

Saint Lucian taxi company receives international service excellence certification

Saint Lucian taxi company receives international service excellence certification

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019 15:41 0

A Saint Lucian taxi firm has become the first tourism taxi company in the Caribbean to be Hospitality Assured (HA) certified, an international certification programme ... Read More

Milan Bergamo Airport: Passenger experience improvements contribute to traffic growth

Milan Bergamo Airport: Passenger experience improvements contribute to traffic growth

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019 15:09 0

Passenger traffic at Milan Bergamo continues to climb in 2019, with more-and-more people choosing to fly from the airport. The growth comes at a time ... Read More

International Happiness Day: How Abu Dhabi Airports celebrates

International Happiness Day: How Abu Dhabi Airports celebrates

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2019 07:08 0

In celebration of International Happiness Day on March 20, Abu Dhabi Airports has announced the results of the Abu Dhabi Airport’s “happiness index” for 2018. ... Read More

Fraport 2018 Fiscal Year: Revenue and Earnings Increase Significantly

Fraport 2018 Fiscal Year: Revenue and Earnings Increase Significantly

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 19, 2019 08:10 0

Boards propose dividend increase to EUR2 - Outlook remains positive In the 2018 fiscal year (ending December 31), Fraport AG continued on its growth path, ... Read More

Mandarin Oriental opens first hotel in Beijing

Mandarin Oriental opens first hotel in Beijing

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019 19:33 0

Hongkong Land today announced the completion of its prestigious WF CENTRAL premium lifestyle retail destination, located in the capital city's historic Wangfujing area, with the ... Read More

VIA Outlets to introduce their shopping destinations at World Travel & Tourism Council’s Global Summit

VIA Outlets to introduce their shopping destinations at World Travel & Tourism Council’s Global Summit

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019 17:02 0

VIA Outlets – the newest and fastest growing owner operator of outlet shopping destinations in Europe – will introduce its exceptional portfolio of destinations at ... Read More

Pierre Dominique Prümm joins Fraport Executive Board

Pierre Dominique Prümm joins Fraport Executive Board

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019 16:30 0

In its meeting today (Thursday, March 14), Fraport AG’s supervisory board appointed Dr. Pierre Dominique Prümm to the company’s executive board, effective July 2019. Prümm ... Read More

United Airlines to keep its headquarters at Chicago’s Willis Tower

United Airlines to keep its headquarters at Chicago’s Willis Tower

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019 16:30 0

United Airlines announced today it will keep its headquarters at the iconic Willis Tower in the airline's hometown of Chicago, while partnering with the building's ... Read More

Europeans travel to GCC in record numbers: 29% increase by 2023 expected

Europeans travel to GCC in record numbers: 29% increase by 2023 expected

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 13, 2019 09:13 0

Arrivals from Europe to the GCC will increase 29% over the period 2018 to 2023, driven by new and direct flight routes, a growing number ... Read More

India launches National Common Mobility Card for seamless travel

India launches National Common Mobility Card for seamless travel

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019 16:15 0

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

Qatar Airways unveils new Economy Class, seven new destinations at ITB Berlin 2019

Qatar Airways unveils new Economy Class, seven new destinations at ITB Berlin 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019 22:10 0

Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker, revealed the airline’s new Economy Class experience and announced seven upcoming additions to its ... Read More

AKARYN Hotel Group to become single-use plastic-free by June 2019

AKARYN Hotel Group to become single-use plastic-free by June 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019 18:10 0

AKARYN Hotel Group, Thailand’s home-grown luxury boutique hotel specialist, is on a mission to become a single-use plastic-free hotel company by June 2019. The group’s ... Read More

Kannur to Abu Dhabi now on GoAir

Kannur to Abu Dhabi now on GoAir

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 3, 2019 10:05 0

GoAir’s launch of four new flights between Kannur International Airport (CNN) and Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH), connecting the two cities with flights operating every ... Read More

Hotel Rosewood Hong Kong prepares to open its doors

Hotel Rosewood Hong Kong prepares to open its doors

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019 01:43 0

Upscale travelers will enjoy an elevated experience in the heart of Hong Kong's hippest new area when Rosewood Hong Kong opens this winter. The ultra-luxury ... Read More

Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi to host WTA Middle East Gala Ceremony 2019

Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi to host WTA Middle East Gala Ceremony 2019

editor editor- February 26, 2019 21:04 0

World Travel Awards (WTA) has revealed that its Middle East Gala Ceremony 2019 is set to take place on 25 April 2019 at Warner Bros. ... Read More

Visit Malaysia campaign targets 30 million tourists by 2020

Visit Malaysia campaign targets 30 million tourists by 2020

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019 19:29 2

With a total of 25.8 million international tourists arriving in Malaysia in 2018, nation’s ambitious growth plans still call for boosting visitor numbers to this ... Read More

Cunard unveils world-class design team for new cruise ship

Cunard unveils world-class design team for new cruise ship

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019 18:06 0

Luxury cruise line Cunard has announced the world class team of designers recruited to create the interiors for its eagerly anticipated new ship set to ... Read More

International developer of private boutique resorts welcomes industry experts to lead team

International developer of private boutique resorts welcomes industry experts to lead team

editor editor- February 25, 2019 22:04 0

Timbers Resorts, a luxury hospitality brand, announced the appointment of Damon Kolb as Development Manager and Ryan Bell as Corporate Director of Asset Management. The ... Read More

Beijing to test Universal Beijing Resort tourist subway lines

Beijing to test Universal Beijing Resort tourist subway lines

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 23, 2019 01:20 1

Test operation is expected in September for two subway lines that take tourists to the Universal Beijing Resort, a theme park under construction in the ... Read More

Holidays Network Group adds luxury Dominican Republic resort to its exclusive portfolio of lifestyle products and vacation experiences

Holidays Network Group adds luxury Dominican Republic resort to its exclusive portfolio of lifestyle products and vacation experiences

editor editor- February 21, 2019 18:04 0

Holidays Network Group (HNG) today introduced Ancora Punta Cana; its first Dominican Republic-based luxury vacation offering. The 299-unit, all-suite property is located in a high-end ... Read More

Las Vegas welcomes distinctive MICE space for special events

Las Vegas welcomes distinctive MICE space for special events

editor editor- February 19, 2019 23:21 0

For the first time, AREA15, Las Vegas’ new immersive entertainment, retail and dining destination opening this December, unveils 40,000 square feet of unique event space ... Read More

RIU Hotels & Resorts and TUI: A safety concern for German travelers?

RIU Hotels & Resorts and TUI: A safety concern for German travelers?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 19, 2019 22:09 0

RIU Hotels & Resorts just bought 10 million Euros in the form of 1.1 million shares in TUI AG, holding now a stake of 3.56%. ... Read More

Texaco Jamaica endorses Global Resilience Centre

Texaco Jamaica endorses Global Resilience Centre

editor editor- February 19, 2019 21:33 0

Texaco Jamaica has pledged its full backing of the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre (GTRCM) that was launched in January in Montego Bay. ... Read More

Starwood opens Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Sharjah

Starwood opens Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Sharjah

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019 18:10 0

Four Points by Sheraton opened its doors in Sharjah. The hotel stands at the end of the famous Sharjah Buhairah Corniche with easy access to ... Read More

Dubai Airports unveils new brand for Dubai International

Dubai Airports unveils new brand for Dubai International

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 18, 2019 19:10 0

Dubai Airports has unveiled a new brand for Dubai International (DXB) that signifies Dubai Airports’ transition from airport operator to a consumer-led company to elevate ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister to speak at launch of Texaco’s anniversary celebrations

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister to speak at launch of Texaco’s anniversary celebrations

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 18, 2019 17:04 0

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett will deliver remarks at the press launch for Texaco’s anniversary celebrations. The Texaco brand is celebrating 100 years in ... Read More

3 distinctive hotel openings highlight growth of Olympia Companies

3 distinctive hotel openings highlight growth of Olympia Companies

editor editor- February 15, 2019 00:27 0

The Olympia Companies has just come off a year of remarkable growth and development with the completion of three extraordinary new hotels: SOPHY Hyde Park ... Read More

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