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WTO: US can slap tariffs on $7.5 billion of EU goods over Airbus subsidies
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WTO: US can slap tariffs on $7.5 billion of EU goods over Airbus subsidies

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 14, 2019

The World Trade Organization (WTO) formally ruled today that the United States is now free to take countermeasures against the ... Read More

Tit for tat: India slaps high tariffs on 28 US products effective Sunday
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Tit for tat: India slaps high tariffs on 28 US products effective Sunday

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 15, 2019

Indian government announced that it will impose higher tariffs on 28 US products, including almonds, apples and walnuts, tomorrow, in ... Read More

Re-defining “undocumented”: TSA allows illegal immigrants board flights without any ID
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Re-defining “undocumented”: TSA allows illegal immigrants board flights without any ID

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019

US Transportation Security Administration has brought a new meaning to the term "undocumented" by permitting illegal aliens to fly domestically, ... Read More

Chinese travelers ‘harassed’: Beijing issues US travel warning
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Chinese travelers ‘harassed’: Beijing issues US travel warning

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

China has issued a travel warning to its citizens traveling to the US, citing reports that trade war tensions have ... Read More

China warns students planning to study in US to ‘strengthen risk assessment’
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China warns students planning to study in US to ‘strengthen risk assessment’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

The government of China warned its citizens on Monday of the risk in planning to study abroad at an American ... Read More

IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed
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IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced a downgrade of its 2019 outlook for the global air transport industry to ... Read More

Trump slaps extra tariffs on EVERYTHING coming from Mexico over immigration
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Trump slaps extra tariffs on EVERYTHING coming from Mexico over immigration

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2019

US President Donald Trump announced that he would implement a 5% tariff on all goods coming from Mexico, until illegal ... Read More

IATA:  Air cargo demand continues negative 2019 trend
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IATA: Air cargo demand continues negative 2019 trend

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne ... Read More

IATA: Solid Passenger Demand Growth in April
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IATA: Solid Passenger Demand Growth in April

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 29, 2019

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

No iPhone, no KFC, no Disneyland: Chinese firm bans workers from buying US goods, travel to USA
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No iPhone, no KFC, no Disneyland: Chinese firm bans workers from buying US goods, travel to USA

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

As the US-China trade dispute gets uglier by the day some Chinese corporations seem intent to respond to Washington pressure ... Read More

Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa expands horizon for African Tourism Board
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Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa expands horizon for African Tourism Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2019

The Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa (PMAESA) with members in 9 African Countries joined the African Tourism ... Read More

FlyArystan: The world’s newest low fare airline
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FlyArystan: The world’s newest low fare airline

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

FlyArystan, the world’s newest low fare, high-quality airline from Kazakh flag carrier Air Astana, takes to the skies today, for ... Read More

Uganda Airlines’ long-awaited new planes land at Entebbe International Airport
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Uganda Airlines’ long-awaited new planes land at Entebbe International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

First two Uganda Airlines' long anticipated aircraft landed at Entebbe International Airport on Tuesday 23rd April 2019. Captained by all ... Read More

Alitalia airline: Of back doors and scoundrels?
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Alitalia airline: Of back doors and scoundrels?

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 22, 2019

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economic Development, Luigi Di Maio, meeting the unions at Mise, (Ministry of Economic Development) ... Read More

Warning: Lufthansa is suing passengers trying to collect more for already completed flights
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Warning: Lufthansa is suing passengers trying to collect more for already completed flights

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 13, 2019

Airlines are upset about playing games with their customers, specially when they're not always succeeding sucking more money from a ... Read More

IATA: Healthy but moderating airline passenger demand
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IATA: Healthy but moderating airline passenger demand

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced healthy but moderating global passenger traffic results for November 2018. Total revenue passenger ... Read More

IATA chief: Flat air freight demand growth is a big disappointment
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IATA chief: Flat air freight demand growth is a big disappointment

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2019

Newly released IATA data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight ton kilometers (FTKs), was flat ... Read More

Goa: Where are the tourists?
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Goa: Where are the tourists?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 2, 2019

The beaches along Calangute in Goa, India saw hordes of low budget tourists this Holiday season. They created noise and ... Read More

EasyJet flies into Gdansk, Poland
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EasyJet flies into Gdansk, Poland

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018

British low-cost carrier easyJet announced its Gdansk entrance with a new route to Berlin-Tegel. The sale of tickets has already ... Read More

India hotel chain: Federation of Hotel & Restaurant Associations claims invalid
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India hotel chain: Federation of Hotel & Restaurant Associations claims invalid

editor editor- December 14, 2018

India’s hotel chain OYO believes claims made by the Federation of Hotel & Restaurant Associations of India (FHRAI) are invalid. Read More

Court rebukes US Department of Commerce on anti-China tariffs
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Court rebukes US Department of Commerce on anti-China tariffs

editor editor- December 21, 2011

Bills to punish China for not revaluing the yuan get lots of press attention, but the real protectionist damage to ... Read More

Survey: Travel costs expected to increase in 2011
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Survey: Travel costs expected to increase in 2011

editor editor- February 28, 2011

MUMBAI, India - Domestic airline fares are expected to go up by 12-14%, while hotel tariffs would go up in ... Read More

South Africa could lose R3.6bn in tourism revenue
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South Africa could lose R3.6bn in tourism revenue

editor editor- December 22, 2009

Foreign airlines may have to reduce their flights to South Africa because of the mounting cost of building the new ... Read More

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