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Accor hospitality group: Significant growth in North & Central America
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Accor hospitality group: Significant growth in North & Central America

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

Global hospitality group Accor continues to present record growth figures in North & Central America, a key region for the ... Read More

Fraport AGM:  Well Positioned for the Future, Nationally and Internationally
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Fraport AGM:  Well Positioned for the Future, Nationally and Internationally

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 28, 2019

Fraport AG's executive board chairman, Dr. Stefan Schulte, struck a positive note at the company's Annual General Meeting (AGM) today: ... Read More

Maritime security the Seychelles way
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Maritime security the Seychelles way

mm Alain St.Ange- May 25, 2019

Africa’s smallest nation is setting a standard for safe sustainable seas through the prosecution of pirates, international maritime cooperation, and ... Read More

Fraport Raises Stake in Lima Airport to 80 Percent
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Fraport Raises Stake in Lima Airport to 80 Percent

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

Fraport AG has purchased a further 10-percent stake in Lima Airport Partners S.R.L. (LAP) – operator consortium of Jorge Chavez ... 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

Accor leverages expanded brand portfolio to accelerate Africa development plans
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Accor leverages expanded brand portfolio to accelerate Africa development plans

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Accor is fast-tracking its development plans in Africa, leveraging its expanded portfolio to consolidate its leadership position in North and ... Read More

India: Jet Airways’ demise leads to spike in airfares, massive hotel cancellations
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India: Jet Airways’ demise leads to spike in airfares, massive hotel cancellations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 19, 2019

The abrupt shutdown of Jet Airways operations has left Indian tourism industry a worried lot as it has led to ... Read More

Qatar Airways: Investment in Air Italy fully compliant with US-Qatar Open Skies Agreement
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Qatar Airways: Investment in Air Italy fully compliant with US-Qatar Open Skies Agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

Following recent false accusations relating to Qatar Airways’ shareholding in Air Italy, such baseless statements and consistent inaccuracies need addressing ... Read More

South East Asia Hotel Investors’ Summit  returns to Westin Grande Sukhumvit, Bangkok
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South East Asia Hotel Investors’ Summit returns to Westin Grande Sukhumvit, Bangkok

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

The South East Asia Hotel Investors’ Summit returns for its third edition in May and will again feature top executives ... Read More

Jet Airways leader gives in to pressure to quit
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Jet Airways leader gives in to pressure to quit

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 25, 2019

In a major, although not unexpected development, Jet Airways founder and chairman, Naresh Goyal, and his wife, Anita, have resigned ... Read More

Boeing announces trio of leadership moves
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Boeing announces trio of leadership moves

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

Boeing today announced three leadership moves aimed at further strengthening the company's global presence and partnerships: - Marc Allen named ... Read More

“Plan For Our Kids” and “African Earth Lung” to launch at WTM Africa
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“Plan For Our Kids” and “African Earth Lung” to launch at WTM Africa

editor editor- March 19, 2019

eTN Publisher Juergen Steinmetz talks to Professor Geoffrey Lipman Co-Founder of SUNx - STRONG Universal Network, about the development of ... Read More

Fraport 2018 Fiscal Year: Revenue and Earnings Increase Significantly
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Fraport 2018 Fiscal Year: Revenue and Earnings Increase Significantly

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 19, 2019

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

Boeing’s reputation, billions of dollars at stake as 737 MAX 8 investigation launched
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Boeing’s reputation, billions of dollars at stake as 737 MAX 8 investigation launched

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

Boeing 737 Max 8 jet operated by Ethiopian Airlines crashed six minutes after take-off on Sunday en route from Addis ... Read More

Why President Trump loves Boeing Max 8 and why grounding may not be an option?
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Why President Trump loves Boeing Max 8 and why grounding may not be an option?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 11, 2019

The management at Boeing Headquarter is waking up to a week that will bring great challenges and a PR a ... Read More

‘Huge loss’: New York City’s iconic tourist landmark to be sold for $150 million
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‘Huge loss’: New York City’s iconic tourist landmark to be sold for $150 million

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 9, 2019

Once the tallest building in the world, New York’s landmark Chrysler Building will be sold for a fraction of the ... Read More

‘Unnecessary and potentially damaging’: TSA union opposes Atlanta Airport legislation
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‘Unnecessary and potentially damaging’: TSA union opposes Atlanta Airport legislation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 9, 2019

Yesterday, over the opposition of the Atlanta City Council, Atlanta community groups, and the nation's largest federal employee union, the ... Read More

Eccelsa Aviation ensures travelers arrive in Costa Smeralda in style
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Eccelsa Aviation ensures travelers arrive in Costa Smeralda in style

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

Stretching along the exquisite Sardinian coastline, Costa Smeralda has long been known as one of the world’s most popular tourist ... Read More

Boeing and Embraer partnership now approved
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Boeing and Embraer partnership now approved

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

The proposed strategic partnership between Boeing and Embraer was approved today by Embraer's shareholders during an Extraordinary General Shareholders' Meeting ... Read More

All Nippon Airways takes stake in Philippine Airlines
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All Nippon Airways takes stake in Philippine Airlines

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 23, 2019

Philippine Airlines (PAL) is planning further rapid expansion of its international operation over the next few months as it launches ... Read More

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 19, 2019

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

RIU Hotels & Resorts increases stake in TUI Group
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RIU Hotels & Resorts increases stake in TUI Group

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

The hotel chain RIU Hotels & Resorts has just completed the purchase of a block of 1,100,000 shares in TUI ... Read More

East African regional airlines battle to take over the African skies
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East African regional airlines battle to take over the African skies

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- January 19, 2019

East  African regional airlines are now fighting a winning and losing battle over the African skies which Kenya Airways, Ethiopian ... Read More

Brazilian government approves Boeing-Embraer joint venture
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Brazilian government approves Boeing-Embraer joint venture

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 11, 2019

Embraer and Boeing have welcomed approval by Government of Brazil of the strategic partnership that will position both companies to ... Read More

Italian Air Traffic Control strike will affect thousands of passengers
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Italian Air Traffic Control strike will affect thousands of passengers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

2019 is already off to a bad start for travelers with The first national ATC strike taking place in Italy ... Read More

London Gatwick Airport Sold for 2.9 Billion British Pounds
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London Gatwick Airport Sold for 2.9 Billion British Pounds

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 27, 2018

The second largest airport in the United Kingdom, London Gatwick Airport has been sold to France’s Vinci for £2.9 billion. ... Read More

Ghanaian Tourism Ambassador: Sex is a tourism booster
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Ghanaian Tourism Ambassador: Sex is a tourism booster

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 27, 2018

Ghanaian radio and TV presenter, Abeiku Aggrey Santana, who in 2016 was announced as a Tourism Ambassador for Ghana, has ... Read More

Air Austral announces new flights from Reunion to Madagascar
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Air Austral announces new flights from Reunion to Madagascar

mm Alain St.Ange- December 10, 2018

The partnership between Reunion’s home airline Air Austral – a French registered airline – and Air Madagascar has been filled ... Read More

Seven hotels and resorts in Seychelles honored at Annual World Luxury Hotel Awards Gala Ceremony
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Seven hotels and resorts in Seychelles honored at Annual World Luxury Hotel Awards Gala Ceremony

editor editor- December 10, 2018

Once again, the Seychellois hospitality is fêted as seven establishments in Seychelles have been recognized for their excellence in the ... Read More

8 BBQ teams to throw down at 2nd Guam BBQ Block Party
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8 BBQ teams to throw down at 2nd Guam BBQ Block Party

editor editor- July 4, 2014

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) announces that 8 local and international teams have been selected to compete ... Read More

International chefs & local grillmasters to throw down at Guam BBQ Block Party
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International chefs & local grillmasters to throw down at Guam BBQ Block Party

editor editor- June 27, 2014

TUMON, Guam - On July 5, visiting chefs from Russia and South Korea will compete against local BBQ teams in ... Read More

Gulf carriers eye investing in Indian airlines
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Gulf carriers eye investing in Indian airlines

editor editor- April 23, 2012

Rapidly-expanding Gulf airlines could invest in Indian carriers such as SpiceJet and Kingfisher Airlines, as the government in Delhi considers ... Read More

Foreign airlines to take stakes in Indian carriers
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Foreign airlines to take stakes in Indian carriers

editor editor- April 11, 2012

NEW DELHI, India - After 16 years, the government is set to again allow foreign airlines to take stakes in ... Read More

Village fiesta introduces visitors into the homes of local Guam families
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Village fiesta introduces visitors into the homes of local Guam families

editor editor- December 28, 2011

The Guam Island Fiesta Tour (GIFT) introduces visi¬tors into the homes of local families for village fiesta celebrations. Read More

Mercury Air Group acquires 50 percent stake in Trans Asia Charters
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Mercury Air Group acquires 50 percent stake in Trans Asia Charters

editor editor- September 10, 2011

LOS ANGELES -- Mercury Air Group, Inc., a worldwide aviation services company specializing in jet fuel, air cargo and U.S. Read More