Tag: struggle

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

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

BestCities launch Inspiring Young Leaders program
Breaking Travel News

BestCities launch Inspiring Young Leaders program

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

BestCities Global Alliance has today launched the Inspiring Young Leaders program, and has recognized two associations who have committed to ... Read More

US airlines wrongfully reject over 25% of their passengers’ compensation claims
Airline News

US airlines wrongfully reject over 25% of their passengers’ compensation claims

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 16, 2019

Consumer rights advocacy group released the results of a new study showing that United States airlines wrongfully reject more than ... Read More

African Tourism Board: The Human Right to Explore the Cape in the Eyes of Marriott
Breaking Travel News

African Tourism Board: The Human Right to Explore the Cape in the Eyes of Marriott

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 26, 2019

The official launch of the African Tourism Board is only about two weeks away. On April 11 at 15.30 the ... Read More

It is wine time: Meet the new competition
Wine News

It is wine time: Meet the new competition

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- March 16, 2019

APVSA Introduces Wine-Entrepreneurs to Global Markets The Association for the Promotion of Wines and Spirits in North America (APVSA), headquartered ... Read More

Cape Town selected for prestigious study on global destinations
Travel Destination

Cape Town selected for prestigious study on global destinations

editor editor- March 12, 2019

Cape Town, South Africa, was selected as one of 15 top global destinations to be chosen as ideal subjects for ... Read More

World’s most “punctual” airlines (the results are sad)
Airline News

World’s most “punctual” airlines (the results are sad)

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

Any passenger planning on boarding a long-haul flight, which includes any flight that requires five or more hours of travel ... Read More

Indian Ocean tortoise at Seychelles Aldabra atoll endangered by plastic pollution
Breaking Travel News

Indian Ocean tortoise at Seychelles Aldabra atoll endangered by plastic pollution

mm Alain St.Ange- February 26, 2019

Seychelles Aldabra atoll tortoises are being affected by eating plastic debris. One tortoise was found with half a flip-flop in ... Read More

Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?
Hawaii Travel News

Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation and the Equality Federation Institute released their 5th annual State Equality Index (SEI), ... Read More

Solomon Islands aims to attract 60,000 visitors annually by 2025
Travel Destination

Solomon Islands aims to attract 60,000 visitors annually by 2025

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

The Solomon Islands government is looking to the tourism sector to attract 60,000 visitors annually by 2025, in the process ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
Travel Destination

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Travel News

Jordan’s tourism revenues drop 12 percent

editor editor- July 25, 2011

Although the tourism sector has exhibited steady growth in recent years, this year is witnessing a downturn in the industry’s ... Read More

South Africa’s tourism continues to struggle
Travel News

South Africa’s tourism continues to struggle

editor editor- July 23, 2011

The travel and tourism sector continued to suffer as a result of prevailing poor economic conditions according to the FNB/Grant ... Read More

North Africa struggles to win back tourists
Travel News

North Africa struggles to win back tourists

editor editor- May 16, 2011

Tour operators have reduced the cost of packages to Egypt, Tunisia and Morocco in response to declining visitor numbers. Read More

Egyptian unrest affects European travel sector
Travel News

Egyptian unrest affects European travel sector

editor editor- February 12, 2011

Political unrest in Egypt has battered the country’s crucial tourism industry and affected the European travel sector as well. Read More

Israeli blockade strangles Gaza tourism
Travel News

Israeli blockade strangles Gaza tourism

editor editor- December 27, 2010

Once tourism contributed a lot to employment and in the Gaza strip and was a good source of hard currency. Read More

Obamas’ vacation puts Hawaii’s struggling tourism industry in spotlight
Travel News

Obamas’ vacation puts Hawaii’s struggling tourism industry in spotlight

editor editor- January 4, 2010

Between dealing with terrorism threats and crises abroad, President Barack Obama has been unwinding in Hawaii with his family. They've ... Read More

Armenia’s battle for tourists
Travel News

Armenia’s battle for tourists

editor editor- November 16, 2009

On a hillside in the outskirts of Yerevan, capital of Armenia, there is a black-and-white picture of a 24-year-old man. Read More

US Airways to cut 600 ground jobs
Travel News

US Airways to cut 600 ground jobs

editor editor- July 15, 2009

MINNEAPOLIS — US Airways is cutting 600 ground jobs this fall as it continues to struggle with the slow economy. Read More

Amid stormy economic times Uganda’s tourism sector struggles to stay afloat
Travel News

Amid stormy economic times Uganda’s tourism sector struggles to stay afloat

editor editor- June 24, 2009

Kampala — Uganda's wild animals, cultural heritage and its beautiful scenery are increasingly becoming a lucrative source of foreign exchange ... Read More

UK tourism struggles even with the Brits holidaying at home
Travel News

UK tourism struggles even with the Brits holidaying at home

editor editor- June 22, 2009

With dreams of foreign beaches dashed on the rocks of the credit crunch, many Britons are heading to seasides nearer ... Read More

Travel News

American, US Airways struggle for credit as rates rise in slump

editor editor- April 6, 2009

American Airlines, US Airways Group Inc. and U.S. carriers borrowing to refinance debt and buy jets may struggle to find ... Read More

Cities scramble as business travel declines
Travel News

Cities scramble as business travel declines

editor editor- February 27, 2009

Gone are the days, it seems, when executives can comfortably lounge poolside, expensing meetings and meals along with margaritas and ... Read More

All that glitter isn’t gold in Vegas
Travel News

All that glitter isn’t gold in Vegas

editor editor- January 5, 2009

LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas has staked its future on 320-thread count linens, 2,200 square-foot suites, filet mignon, Chanel, seaweed ... Read More

Mumbai hotels, in spotlight after attacks, struggle to recover
Travel News

Mumbai hotels, in spotlight after attacks, struggle to recover

editor editor- December 19, 2008

As the Mumbai hotels struck in last month’s terrorist attacks prepare to reopen after three weeks of repairs, competitors across ... Read More

Italian tourism struggling
Travel News

Italian tourism struggling

editor editor- November 5, 2008

Drawing visitors to a land boasting Roman ruins, Venetian canals and Renaissance art ought to be a breeze, but Italy's ... Read More

Tiger’s tough fight in airlines jungle
Travel News

Tiger’s tough fight in airlines jungle

editor editor- March 31, 2008

TIGER Airways has lost its second chief financial officer in less than two years, amid speculation that the Singapore Airlines-backed ... Read More

Travel News

The Crescent City fights back

editor editor- February 18, 2008

Let's get one thing clear: New Orleans is not under water. In fact, all the water was gone back in ... Read More

Follow on Feedly