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Thomas Cook India reveals new wave of travel – father-child bonding tours
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Thomas Cook India reveals new wave of travel – father-child bonding tours

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

India’s travel and integrated travel-related financial services company is fostering family bonding through travel, with specific focus on Father-Child bonding ... Read More

Travel Trends Index: Steady April growth, but international outlook alarms
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Travel Trends Index: Steady April growth, but international outlook alarms

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

Overall travel to and within the U.S. grew 3.0% in April, including an expected 5.6% recovery surge in year-over-year international ... Read More

India lifts all air traffic restrictions imposed after February flare-up with Pakistan
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India lifts all air traffic restrictions imposed after February flare-up with Pakistan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 1, 2019

India has lifted all the restrictions that were imposed on air traffic back in February over the surge in hostilities ... Read More

Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy
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Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 29, 2019

“Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy.” That is the latest evaluation after a research company analysed over 17 million flight ... Read More

Mexican Caribbean revolutionizes tourism through sustainable initiatives
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Mexican Caribbean revolutionizes tourism through sustainable initiatives

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 28, 2019

Boasting turquoise waters, lush wild jungle and historic Mayan architecture, the Mexican Caribbean has implemented revolutionary sustainable practices to maintain ... Read More

Private jet bookings soar ahead of all-English European football finals
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Private jet bookings soar ahead of all-English European football finals

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 28, 2019

UK private jet charter operator is reporting a surge in requests and bookings ahead of the UEFA Champions League and ... Read More

Hilton’s brand portfolio overtakes Marriott’s as world’s most valuable
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Hilton’s brand portfolio overtakes Marriott’s as world’s most valuable

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 9, 2019

Hilton has extended its lead as the world’s most valuable hotel brand while the total value of its brand portfolio ... Read More

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

Hotel room boom sparks investments
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Hotel room boom sparks investments

editor editor- May 1, 2019

Jamaica is being prepared for a boom in hotel rooms over the next five years. It is expected that 12,000 ... 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

New Cambria hotels planned for Detroit and Portland, Maine
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New Cambria hotels planned for Detroit and Portland, Maine

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019

Choice Hotels International, Inc. inked agreements with Koucar Management to develop new Cambria hotels in Detroit and Portland, Maine. The ... Read More

The Bahamas is enjoying historic visitor numbers
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The Bahamas is enjoying historic visitor numbers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation has heralded the highest number of international arrivals ever, resulting in record hotel ... Read More

Cyclone Idai:  What the African Tourism Board is doing?
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Cyclone Idai: What the African Tourism Board is doing?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2019

“The situation is terrible,” Jamie LeSueur of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies said Tuesday in ... Read More

Sharjah woos Russian tourists at Moscow International Travel & Tourism Exhibition
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Sharjah woos Russian tourists at Moscow International Travel & Tourism Exhibition

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) is further boosting its presence in Russia’s tourism sector following the surge in ... Read More

Quirkiest airport and hotel car parks around the world: Meet the Cheesegrater!
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Quirkiest airport and hotel car parks around the world: Meet the Cheesegrater!

editor editor- February 26, 2019

For those who appreciate architectural wonders that transform the ordinary into something rather extraordinary, the award-winning airport parking operator and ... Read More

Botswana proposes banning hunting and trade as elephant population declines
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Botswana proposes banning hunting and trade as elephant population declines

editor editor- February 26, 2019

The results of the recent and most extensive elephant population survey of Botswana estimates the country’s population at 126,000 elephants, ... Read More

Tanzania jails Chinese national for ivory trafficking
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Tanzania jails Chinese national for ivory trafficking

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Tanzanian Resident Magistrate sentenced a Chinese national to 15 years in prison today for trafficking of elephant tusks, which prosecutors ... Read More

Thomas Cook India: Japan bookings surge 35%
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Thomas Cook India: Japan bookings surge 35%

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Thomas Cook (India) Ltd. has witnessed a significant surge of 35% in bookings for its Cherry Blossom tours to Japan, ... Read More

IBTM Arabia: Business events in UAE and GCC – what you need to know
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IBTM Arabia: Business events in UAE and GCC – what you need to know

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 18, 2019

Some of the fastest growing economies in the world can be found in the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council ... Read More

Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?
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Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 14, 2019

The European Union yesterday renewed sanctions against Zimbabwe after condemning the chaotic situation of human right abuses in that Southern ... Read More

Travel Trends Index: Domestic business travel projected to surge
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Travel Trends Index: Domestic business travel projected to surge

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Travel to and within the U.S. grew 3.6 percent year-over-year in December, according to the U.S. Travel Association's latest Travel ... Read More

DNA, Dark Skies, Spiritual Inspiration: 2019 most interesting cruise trends
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DNA, Dark Skies, Spiritual Inspiration: 2019 most interesting cruise trends

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 3, 2019

After intensive research and polling of thousands of travelers, the experts, who are both knowledgeable and current about cruise trends ... Read More

Deadly Tsunami hit Indonesian  coast in Lampung
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Deadly Tsunami hit Indonesian coast in Lampung

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018

A deadly tsunami hit Lampung in Indonesia Sunday Morning. Dozens of buildings were destroyed by the wave, which hit beaches ... Read More

Visiting Oahu?  Don’t rent a car, ride a Charley’s in Waikiki
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Visiting Oahu? Don’t rent a car, ride a Charley’s in Waikiki

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018

The worst American States for visitors and locals to drive are Hawaii and California according to a 2018 survey by ... Read More

Fed up with the 9-5? Best global cities to be a digital nomad
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Fed up with the 9-5? Best global cities to be a digital nomad

editor editor- December 7, 2018

Recent analysis by online home rental company Spotahome has standardised the latest city and country-level data available. Read More

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H.I.S. reports full year results

editor editor- December 9, 2016

H.I.S. Co., Ltd., a leading travel and airline ticket agency, has announced results for the full year ended October 31, ... Read More

Filipino tourist arrivals in Guam up 125%
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Filipino tourist arrivals in Guam up 125%

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 6, 2016

The only low-cost carrier operating between the Philippines and Guam, Cebu Pacific, is encouraged by recent statistics from the Guam ... Read More

Princess Cruises brings premium cruising to East Malaysia and Brunei
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Princess Cruises brings premium cruising to East Malaysia and Brunei

editor editor- December 3, 2015

SINGAPORE – Carnival Corporation & plc today announced that its Princess Cruises brand is capitalizing on the growing popularity of ... Read More

Twin typhoons churn toward Taiwan, Japan, Korean peninsula
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Twin typhoons churn toward Taiwan, Japan, Korean peninsula

editor editor- August 18, 2015

Goni and Atsani both became typhoons over the weekend and will strengthen further in the coming days, as one or ... Read More

Typhoon Dolphin to slam Guam with destructive winds, flooding Friday
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Typhoon Dolphin to slam Guam with destructive winds, flooding Friday

editor editor- May 15, 2015

Residents of Guam should be making final preparations as strengthening Typhoon Dolphin will pass near the island on Friday. Read More

Tourists be aware: Typhoon warnings for Guam and Northern Mariana Islands
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Tourists be aware: Typhoon warnings for Guam and Northern Mariana Islands

editor editor- October 5, 2014

Tourists and residents in Guam and the Mariana Islands should rush preparations to completion immediately and heed any instructions from ... Read More

Indonesia and Philippines lead Asia-Pacific in consumer confidence surge
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Indonesia and Philippines lead Asia-Pacific in consumer confidence surge

editor editor- February 20, 2013

Consumer confidence in Indonesia and the Philippines spiked in the second half of 2012, leading positive sentiments recorded across most ... Read More

100,000 Chinese tourists will come to Thailand for Chinese New Year
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100,000 Chinese tourists will come to Thailand for Chinese New Year

editor editor- January 17, 2013

BANGKOK, Thailand - About 100,000 tourists from China and Hong Kong are expected to visit Thailand during the Chinese New ... Read More

Antarctic eco-tourism spiked in past decade
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Antarctic eco-tourism spiked in past decade

editor editor- January 14, 2013

Prime Minister John Key heads to the ice this week to inspect New Zealand's activities, joining more than 50,000 people ... Read More

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