Tag: status

Hong Kong government forced to shelf China extradition bill amid huge street protests
Human Rights News

Hong Kong government forced to shelf China extradition bill amid huge street protests

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 15, 2019

Carrie Lam, Hong Kong’s pro-Beijing leader, has announced that her government is suspending the plans to introduce a controversial extradition ... Read More

Air Canada unveils Maple Leaf Lounge Express at Toronto Pearson International Airport
Airline News

Air Canada unveils Maple Leaf Lounge Express at Toronto Pearson International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

Air Canada today unveiled another convenient way for premium customers to work or relax prior to their flight with the ... Read More

WestJet – buy business, get gold
Airport news

WestJet – buy business, get gold

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019

"Buy Business, get Gold" giving guests the opportunity to become a WestJet Rewards Gold member before they fly until February ... Read More

Minister Bartlett: New AC Marriott Hotel to improve Kingston City tourism
Hotel & Resort News

Minister Bartlett: New AC Marriott Hotel to improve Kingston City tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett says the new 220-room AC Marriott Kingston Hotel scheduled to start taking guests on ... Read More

10 most accessible cities in Europe named
Accessible Travel

10 most accessible cities in Europe named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

While many of us would love to travel the world, it’s not always easy for those with limited mobility and ... Read More

Sonesta Hotels announces its new credit card
Breaking Travel News

Sonesta Hotels announces its new credit card

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Sonesta International Hotels Corporation launched the new Sonesta World Mastercard® to reward loyal guests and Sonesta Travel Pass members in ... Read More

Trump Hotels™ identifies luxury meetings trends
Breaking Travel News

Trump Hotels™ identifies luxury meetings trends

editor editor- June 4, 2019

Trump Hotels™, the luxury brand of five-star hotels and resorts known for its exceptionally designed properties in iconic locations, shares ... Read More

Autograph Collection to introduce 16 new hotels and resorts
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Autograph Collection to introduce 16 new hotels and resorts

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Autograph Collection Hotels, Marriott International's dynamic portfolio of more than 170 independent hotels and resorts around the world, today announced ... Read More

Star Alliance welcomes THAI Smile Airways as new Connecting Partner
Airline News

Star Alliance welcomes THAI Smile Airways as new Connecting Partner

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Star Alliance today announced the plans for THAI Smile Airways to become the next Connecting Partner in its global network. ... Read More

ECPAT-USA honors leaders in fight to end trafficking at 2019 Freedom Awards
Travel Award News

ECPAT-USA honors leaders in fight to end trafficking at 2019 Freedom Awards

editor editor- May 30, 2019

ECPAT-USA, the leading policy organization in the United States seeking to end the commercial, sexual exploitation of children through awareness, ... Read More

ILTM Asia Pacific 2019: Luxury travel ‘mindstyle’ shifts from indulgence and status to health and wellness
Luxury Travel News

ILTM Asia Pacific 2019: Luxury travel ‘mindstyle’ shifts from indulgence and status to health and wellness

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

Travel brands must significantly upgrade their health & wellness proposition to better connect with the new mindstyle of luxury travelers ... Read More

Tivoli exhibition open to tourists this summer: Eva vs. Eva
Cultural Travel News

Tivoli exhibition open to tourists this summer: Eva vs. Eva

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 30, 2019

At Villa d'Este in Tivoli, an exhibition was inaugurated and dedicated to the dual value of the feminine in the ... Read More

ILTM: Three consumer archetypes driving wellness and luxury travel in Asia
Luxury Travel News

ILTM: Three consumer archetypes driving wellness and luxury travel in Asia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

At the forefront of luxury travel trends, International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM) Asia Pacific opened in Singapore. To mark the ... Read More

Asian Millionaire 2019: Reasons to travel shift from status to personal growth
Luxury Travel News

Asian Millionaire 2019: Reasons to travel shift from status to personal growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019

Adding further weight to several pieces of research commissioned by ILTM Asia Pacific and presented during its annual event in ... Read More

Schiphol Airport: Do not travel during tomorrow’s public transport strike!
Transportation News

Schiphol Airport: Do not travel during tomorrow’s public transport strike!

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019

Due to the public transport strike no buses and trains will be running in the Netherlands. We expect high congestion ... Read More

Chinese CRRC exports Railway Vehicles for over 12 billion US Dollars
Breaking Travel News

Chinese CRRC exports Railway Vehicles for over 12 billion US Dollars

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 23, 2019

For decades, Chinese rail giant CRRC Changchun Railway Vehicles has been working on the way to go global. With CRRC ... Read More

More confusion over the fate of Botswana‘s elephants
Cultural Travel News

More confusion over the fate of Botswana‘s elephants

editor editor- May 20, 2019

by Dr. Louise de Waal President Mokgweetsi Masisi of Botswana categorically denies that his government would ever cull elephants, contradicting ... Read More

Tanzania’s oldest beach hotel to undergo major facelift before upgrading to 5-star status
Hotel & Resort News

Tanzania’s oldest beach hotel to undergo major facelift before upgrading to 5-star status

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- May 20, 2019

Indian Ocean’s Kunduchi Beach Hotel in Tanzania’s capital Dar es Salaam will undergo a major facelift to upgrade it into ... Read More

Korea’s Busan to boost Culture Capital status with new entertainment venues
Travel Destination

Korea’s Busan to boost Culture Capital status with new entertainment venues

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019

Principal Korean port city Busan is set to further expand its arts and entertainment facilities over the next three years ... Read More

Bugoma Forest must remain, says Uganda’s President, but conservationists not celebrating just yet
Travel Destination

Bugoma Forest must remain, says Uganda’s President, but conservationists not celebrating just yet

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- May 18, 2019

Following a sustained campaign over a court ruling to lease Bugoma Forest to Hoima Sugar Works last month, Uganda President ... Read More

Madrid and Barcelona beat London and Singapore to world’s ‘Top 5 congress cities’
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Madrid and Barcelona beat London and Singapore to world’s ‘Top 5 congress cities’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019

The city of Madrid climbs to third in the ranking of world congress cities, published by the International Congress and ... Read More

Do Airbnb guests trust their hosts?
Hospitality Industry News

Do Airbnb guests trust their hosts?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019

First impressions can go a long way. When it comes to owning and operating a vacation investment property like an ... Read More

Shocking: Aviation law firms react to US House Transportation Committee hearing on Boeing 737-8 MAX
Airline News

Shocking: Aviation law firms react to US House Transportation Committee hearing on Boeing 737-8 MAX

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

Justin Green, military-trained pilot and partner at law firm Kreindler & Kreindler LLP, reacted to today's U.S. House Committee on ... Read More

United Airlines upgraded mobile app wins Webby Award
Travel Award News

United Airlines upgraded mobile app wins Webby Award

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

Last night at the 23rd Annual Webby Awards in New York City, United Airlines accepted the "People's Voice" Webby Award ... Read More

US travelers warned about mandatory Real-ID requirement changes
Government and Public Sector Tourism News

US travelers warned about mandatory Real-ID requirement changes

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

US states are rushing to become Real-ID compliant in response to federal legislation, which set new, more stringent minimum standards ... Read More

Moscow Domodedovo Airport joins DragonPass program
Airline News

Moscow Domodedovo Airport joins DragonPass program

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

Moscow Domodedovo Airport has started serving DragonPass cardholders. DragonPass members can access airport business lounges located in both domestic and ... Read More

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

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

Trinidad and Tobago to host Caribbean’s biggest arts festival
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Trinidad and Tobago to host Caribbean’s biggest arts festival

editor editor- May 13, 2019

The Caribbean’s largest art and cultural festival will be hosted in Trinidad and Tobago from August 16th to 25th.  The ... Read More

EL AL Israel Airlines & Alaska Airlines announce new global partnership
Airline News

EL AL Israel Airlines & Alaska Airlines announce new global partnership

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

EL AL Israel Airlines and Alaska Airlines today expanded their commercial relationship to include a reciprocal frequent flyer agreement. The ... Read More

Air Transat launches nonstop service between Montreal and New Orleans
Airline News

Air Transat launches nonstop service between Montreal and New Orleans

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Air Transat announced that it will add New Orleans, Louisiana, to its portfolio of fall and winter destinations. Beginning in ... Read More

Most Dazzling Blue Flag Beaches are in Spain this summer
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Most Dazzling Blue Flag Beaches are in Spain this summer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has announced this week the beaches, ports and sustainable boat tour operators in Europe for ... Read More

Lufthansa, SWISS and Austrian Airlines customer service available via Messenger app
Airline News

Lufthansa, SWISS and Austrian Airlines customer service available via Messenger app

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

Lufthansa Group passengers often have similar questions: Is my flight on time? What gate does my plane leave from? And ... Read More

Can you take an iconic road trip in an electric vehicle?
Breaking Travel News

Can you take an iconic road trip in an electric vehicle?

editor editor- May 7, 2019

Electric vehicles (EVs). They need recharging just like a fossil-fuel car needs to stop in at a gas pump. But ... Read More

MGM Resort Las Vegas Visitor Warning: Don’t drink the Smart Water !
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MGM Resort Las Vegas Visitor Warning: Don’t drink the Smart Water !

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 5, 2019

MGM Hotels and Resorts are setting trends for Las Vegas biggest industry: The travel, tourism, and the gambling industry. When ... Read More

Centara Grand & Convention Centre at CentralWorld Bangkok to reaffirm status as Thailand’s leading MICE venue
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Centara Grand & Convention Centre at CentralWorld Bangkok to reaffirm status as Thailand’s leading MICE venue

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, is anticipating one of the strongest years to date for Centara Grand ... Read More

Is the airport a weak link in your cruise vacation?
Airline News

Is the airport a weak link in your cruise vacation?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

You are treated like royalty once you board your cruise ship. It’s why you love cruise vacations. Unless the ship ... Read More