Tag: territories

European Union sends millions to Uganda and South Sudan to fight Ebola while tourism remains safe
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European Union sends millions to Uganda and South Sudan to fight Ebola while tourism remains safe

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan, and the Democratic Republic are on high alert and are dealing with a developing crisis. Uganda ... Read More

British Airways responds to demand for more flights from Italy to US
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British Airways responds to demand for more flights from Italy to US

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- June 11, 2019

British Airways, thanks to its partnership with American Airlines, added three direct flights from Italy to its US offer: New ... Read More

Russian Convention Bureau participated in St. Petersburg International Economic Forum
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Russian Convention Bureau participated in St. Petersburg International Economic Forum

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

The key theme of RCB's participation at SPIEF'2109, presented in various formats was "Politics and Business: Effective Interaction for Development ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board attending ILTM Asia-Pacific Fair
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Seychelles Tourism Board attending ILTM Asia-Pacific Fair

editor editor- June 10, 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) participated in the ILTM Asia – Pacific trade fair with a 4.5 sq. metres stand. ... Read More

Art Cities Exchange 2019 to welcome leisure, luxury and MICE industry players
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Art Cities Exchange 2019 to welcome leisure, luxury and MICE industry players

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 28, 2019

Art Cities Exchange (ACE) 2019 will see the presence of 90 international buyers from the leisure, luxury, and MICE sectors ... Read More

Innovative Mediterranean tourism endeavor: The Sistina project
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Innovative Mediterranean tourism endeavor: The Sistina project

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 28, 2019

Fourteen tourist itineraries, 4 product lines, and the Grandtourupmed.eu platform - these are the credentials of the Sistina Project, an ... Read More

St.Maarten hosts International Caribbean Airlift conference
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St.Maarten hosts International Caribbean Airlift conference

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

The 4th annual Caribbean Aviation Meetup conference will be held June 11-13 on St.Maarten/St.Martin The conference is hosted by the ... Read More

Catalan Tourist Board launches UK campaign to promote Year of Cultural Tourism 2019
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Catalan Tourist Board launches UK campaign to promote Year of Cultural Tourism 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

The Catalan Tourist Board is targeting UK consumers with a new campaign to drive awareness of its cultural product during ... Read More

US travelers warned about mandatory Real-ID requirement changes
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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

Brand USA propels tourism as economic driver
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Brand USA propels tourism as economic driver

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 5, 2019

This year’s National Travel and Tourism Week, May 5-11, again celebrates the role of one of the most significant and ... Read More

Emirates renews its commitment to Seychelles at the Arabian Trade Fair in Dubai
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Emirates renews its commitment to Seychelles at the Arabian Trade Fair in Dubai

editor editor- April 30, 2019

The partnership between Emirates and destination Seychelles continues to grow, as both parties signed a renewed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), outlining ... Read More

WestJet lands in Portland, Oregon
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WestJet lands in Portland, Oregon

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

Building on WestJet's position as Calgary's largest air carrier, the airline began its new nonstop flight between Portland International Airport ... Read More

TIME Hotels to open five new properties across Middle East in 2019
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TIME Hotels to open five new properties across Middle East in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2019

TIME Hotels, the UAE-headquartered hospitality company and hotel operator, is set to announce plans to open five new properties across ... Read More

Time Hotels to open five additional hotels in Dubai, Sharjah and Saudi Arabia
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Time Hotels to open five additional hotels in Dubai, Sharjah and Saudi Arabia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2019

TIME Hotels, an UAE-headquartered hospitality company and hotel operator, is set to announce plans to open five new properties across ... Read More

No Easter Travel  for Palestinian Christians in Gaza
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No Easter Travel for Palestinian Christians in Gaza

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2019

There are around 1,100 Palestinian Christians in Gaza, many of whom are descended from the earliest Christians in Palestine (where ... Read More

Destination Florence CVB partners with City of Florence for international tourism promotion
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Destination Florence CVB partners with City of Florence for international tourism promotion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 19, 2019

Destination Florence CVB is the new official partner of the City of Florence to promote the destination and better the ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board Chief Executive featured at third Esquire Podcast and Seychelles x Esquire Middle East Gentleman’s Evening
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Seychelles Tourism Board Chief Executive featured at third Esquire Podcast and Seychelles x Esquire Middle East Gentleman’s Evening

editor editor- April 16, 2019

Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) Chief Executive, Mrs. Sherin Francis, came aboard to the Esquire Q&A Studio at Dubai Media City ... Read More

Marriott International official hotel sponsor of Brand USA United Stories international campaign
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Marriott International official hotel sponsor of Brand USA United Stories international campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 16, 2019

Today, Brand USA, the destination-marketing organization for the United States, announces Marriott International across the United States as the official ... Read More

Sri Lankan agents show great interest towards destination at Seychelles Tourism Board Workshop 
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Sri Lankan agents show great interest towards destination at Seychelles Tourism Board Workshop 

editor editor- April 15, 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) workshop held on Thursday, March 28, 2019, at the Taj Hotels Resort in Colombo saw ... Read More

Marriott’s Arne M. Sorenson named 2019 CEO of the Year
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Marriott’s Arne M. Sorenson named 2019 CEO of the Year

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Chief Executive magazine announced today that Arne M. Sorenson, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Marriott International, has been ... Read More

UNWTO Convenes Cities in Lisbon to Cooperate on a Sustainable and Inclusive Urban Tourism Agenda
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UNWTO Convenes Cities in Lisbon to Cooperate on a Sustainable and Inclusive Urban Tourism Agenda

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

The first UNWTO Mayors Forum for Sustainable Urban Tourism, co-organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Ministry of Economy ... Read More

Marriott has a 2020 vision when it comes to expansion in Asia
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Marriott has a 2020 vision when it comes to expansion in Asia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019

From the 15th Hotel Investment Conference - South Asia, Marriott International  today announced its continued expansion plans in Asia-Pacific with its 2020 vision -- an ... Read More

Clarion Hotel The Hub: Choice Hotels announces opening of its largest hotel
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Clarion Hotel The Hub: Choice Hotels announces opening of its largest hotel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

Choice Hotels International, Inc. announced the opening of the largest hotel in its portfolio – the Clarion Hotel The Hub ... Read More

Seychelles eco-friendly tourism efforts put forward in Germany
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Seychelles eco-friendly tourism efforts put forward in Germany

editor editor- March 16, 2019

Environment conservation efforts being made by Seychelles, and how tourists can join in the initiatives, were the focus points of ... Read More

For three days, Madrid was the capital of global air traffic management
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For three days, Madrid was the capital of global air traffic management

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

The seventh annual World ATM Congress, held at Feria de Madrid, concluded on Thursday, 14 March. The world's largest air ... Read More

Seychelles’ intensified presence makes successful impact during 2019 edition of Internationale Tourismus-Börse, Berlin
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Seychelles’ intensified presence makes successful impact during 2019 edition of Internationale Tourismus-Börse, Berlin

editor editor- March 13, 2019

Announced by the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) Headquarters in February 2019, Seychelles’ delegation pull the spotlight on the destination at ... Read More

Airbnb slammed for anti-Semitism in Florida ad campaign
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Airbnb slammed for anti-Semitism in Florida ad campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

The Committee for Israel, a national pro-Israel organization, launched an ad campaign today condemning Airbnb for its recent anti-Semitic decision ... Read More

WestJet launches inaugural flight between its Calgary hub and Atlanta
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WestJet launches inaugural flight between its Calgary hub and Atlanta

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

WestJet gas become the only airline connecting Calgarians non-stop to Atlanta, Ga. with its inaugural flight between Calgary International Airport ... Read More

Seychelles’ North Island to join internationally-renowned hospitality company’s luxury collection brand
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Seychelles’ North Island to join internationally-renowned hospitality company’s luxury collection brand

editor editor- March 1, 2019

North Island management made a recent announcement, declaring the resort would be adding its name to the Marriott International’s properties ... Read More

Nation’s governors convene in Washington for NGA Winter Meeting
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Nation’s governors convene in Washington for NGA Winter Meeting

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

Nearly all of the nation’s governors are joining more than 1,500 guests, including leaders from business, the nonprofit sector and ... Read More

Marriott International partners with Manchester United
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Marriott International partners with Manchester United

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019

Marriott International and Manchester United today announced a multi-year marketing partnership, giving the 120 million members of the Marriott Bonvoy ... Read More

Emirates links Phnom Penh and Bangkok with daily service from Dubai
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Emirates links Phnom Penh and Bangkok with daily service from Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

Emirates will link Phnom Penh (PNH) and Bangkok (BKK) with its new daily service set to launch on June 1, ... Read More

Governors to welcome global business, government leaders to Washington
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Governors to welcome global business, government leaders to Washington

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

Dozens of the nation’s governors will join leaders from business, the nonprofit sector and global governments for the National Governors ... Read More

Airlines from 28 EU states and Qatar now have unlimited access to their respective territories
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Airlines from 28 EU states and Qatar now have unlimited access to their respective territories

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Today, European Commissioner for Mobility and Transport, Mrs. Violeta Bulc, announced that the European Union and the State of Qatar ... Read More

Reunion and Madagascar Presidents discuss regional cooperation
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Reunion and Madagascar Presidents discuss regional cooperation

mm Alain St.Ange- January 29, 2019

A meeting took place between the President of the Réunion Region, Didier Robert, and the new President of the Republic ... Read More

Marriott trains 500,000 hotel workers to recognize the signs of human trafficking
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Marriott trains 500,000 hotel workers to recognize the signs of human trafficking

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

Marriott International today announced that, as of this month, it has successfully trained 500,000 hotel workers to spot the signs ... Read More