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Dead whale highlights major faults with octopus fishing industry in False Bay

Dead whale highlights major faults with octopus fishing industry in False Bay

Another dead 12-metre Bryde’s whale was found in False Bay near Cape Town last week ... Read More

Sri Lanka Tourism in crisis: Managing and seeking out opportunities

Sri Lanka Tourism in crisis: Managing and seeking out opportunities

The Rapid Response Team by Safertourism reached out to Sri Lanka tourism authorities including the ... Read More

Fire started by Indian fighter jet shuts down Goa International Airport

Fire started by Indian fighter jet shuts down Goa International Airport

India's Dabolim Goa International Airport was shut down as firefighters battled a runway fire on ... Read More

IATA: Solid Passenger Demand Growth in April

IATA: Solid Passenger Demand Growth in April

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for April 2019 showing ... Read More

Is Sri Lanka on a Tourism Suicide path?

Is Sri Lanka on a Tourism Suicide path?

The good news, there has never been a better time to visit Sri Lanka. It's ... Read More

What do new Cuba travel restrictions mean to US travelers?

What do new Cuba travel restrictions mean to US travelers?

On Wednesday, April 17, the Trump administration announced that it would be issuing new rules ... Read More

Sri Lanka: More attacks in progress,  Internet off, Curfew ordered: European Union offers support and issues statement

Sri Lanka: More attacks in progress, Internet off, Curfew ordered: European Union offers support and issues statement

The European Union High Representative Vice-President Federica Mogherini issued a statement after the deadly terrorist ... Read More

Canadian tourist falls to his death from Chiang Mai zipline after safety locks brake

Canadian tourist falls to his death from Chiang Mai zipline after safety locks brake

A visitor from Canada fell to his death from a zipline in the northern province ... Read More

WOW Air shut down: Thousands stranded

WOW Air shut down: Thousands stranded

This is the email WOW Air passengers received after the airline shut down and flights ... Read More

Flights delays compounding due to Boeing 737 Max aircraft grounding

Flights delays compounding due to Boeing 737 Max aircraft grounding

Since the grounding of Boeing’s 737 Max jets due to safety issues, spring break travelers ... Read More

Jerusalem’s tourist landmark Temple Mount shut down after firebombing

Jerusalem’s tourist landmark Temple Mount shut down after firebombing

Unrest at Jerusalem’s Temple Mount (also known as Haram esh-Sharif and the Al Aqsa Compound) ... Read More

Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all

Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all

Today, Captain Jon Weaks, president of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, issued a communication to the ... Read More

Why “Silent Day” in Bali needs to be on your travel bucket list

Why “Silent Day” in Bali needs to be on your travel bucket list

Wondering when’s the best time to visit Bali? Many will say it’s during the “dry” ... Read More

Flights canceled, trains stopped, bus services halted – strike chaos paralyzes Belgium

Flights canceled, trains stopped, bus services halted – strike chaos paralyzes Belgium

Unions' general strike over wages and working conditions has brought Belgium to a screeching halt, ... Read More

Mass demonstration and chaos at U.S. airports in case of a government shutdown

Mass demonstration and chaos at U.S. airports in case of a government shutdown

"To all Americans: if there is anything this shutdown has taught us, it should be ... Read More

Dangerous air quality in Bangkok: Tourism Industry is concerned

Dangerous air quality in Bangkok: Tourism Industry is concerned

Bangkok is the world's most-visited city and relies on tourism for economic growth. The travel and ... Read More

Jamaica PM speaks at launch of Global Tourism Resilience & Crisis Management Centre

Jamaica PM speaks at launch of Global Tourism Resilience & Crisis Management Centre

At the launch of the Global Tourism Resilience & Crisis Management Centre, Jamaica Prime Minister ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow immediate response on US Government Opening

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow immediate response on US Government Opening

U.S> Skies are open. The U.S. Travel Association along with the Global travel and tourism ... Read More

Transcript for NACTA Red Alert: How safe is flying during U.S. government shut down?

Transcript for NACTA Red Alert: How safe is flying during U.S. government shut down?

The FAA is looking for experienced air traffic controllers. This is already true in normal ... Read More

Zimbabwe Tourism gets welcoming news while in a state of crisis

Zimbabwe Tourism gets welcoming news while in a state of crisis

After reports of government torture against protesters, after the internet was shut down for two ... Read More