Tag: travel companies

Travel to Cuba becoming more difficult: Center for Responsible Travel responds
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Travel to Cuba becoming more difficult: Center for Responsible Travel responds

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) announced new restrictions on U.S. travel to ... Read More

Nepal Tourism in Munich and FTI Travel agent Kathrin Gatterdam is lucky winner
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Nepal Tourism in Munich and FTI Travel agent Kathrin Gatterdam is lucky winner

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 3, 2019

The winner of a fam trip to Nepal Kathrin Gatterdam of  FTI Travel company in Munich. On Friday some of ... Read More

Tourists traveling to Tanzania: No plastic bags or face fines or imprisonment
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Tourists traveling to Tanzania: No plastic bags or face fines or imprisonment

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- May 31, 2019

Tourists and foreign visitors traveling to Tanzania are advised not to carry with them plastic bags on arrival at the ... Read More

Warsaw is about to turn into a Nepal Summit and you could be part of it
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Warsaw is about to turn into a Nepal Summit and you could be part of it

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

Polish outbound tourism is growing, and the Nepal Tourism Board knows this and wants to welcome Polish visitors to their ... Read More

Japan National Tourism Organization & Princess Cruises host Ensemble Travel Group in lesser-known regions of Japan
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Japan National Tourism Organization & Princess Cruises host Ensemble Travel Group in lesser-known regions of Japan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) has inaugurated a partnership with Princess Cruises, hosting some 140 of Ensemble Travel Group's ... Read More

Minister: Sri Lanka needs security audit to build confidence among tourists
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Minister: Sri Lanka needs security audit to build confidence among tourists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 11, 2019

Sri Lanka's State Minister Harsha de Silva announced that the country is planning an independent security audit to build confidence ... Read More

Travel to Brunei is safe: No stoning to death for gay visitors may not apply to lesbians
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Travel to Brunei is safe: No stoning to death for gay visitors may not apply to lesbians

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 7, 2019

The Trump Administration refused to issue a travel advisory against Brunei, even though the country is in violation of international ... Read More

Strategic travel agreement between Singapore and India a step in the right direction
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Strategic travel agreement between Singapore and India a step in the right direction

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- May 4, 2019

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between Sentosa Development Corporation (SDC) of Singapore and Thomas Cook (India) Ltd. to ... Read More

Personalize and remove friction for customers, Gulf travel companies told
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Personalize and remove friction for customers, Gulf travel companies told

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

Gulf-based travel and hospitality companies that use disruptive technologies to boost personalization and remove friction for customers are likely to ... Read More

Syrian Tourism Minister: Work in progress to attract tourists from Russia
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Syrian Tourism Minister: Work in progress to attract tourists from Russia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 20, 2019

Syria’s authorities are making persistent efforts to attract guests from Russia, with religious tourism viewed as a major area, Syrian ... Read More

UK Civil Aviation Authority issues warning to Hajj travelers
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UK Civil Aviation Authority issues warning to Hajj travelers

editor editor- April 3, 2019

With over 25,000 British Muslims expected to make the Hajj pilgrimage this August, the UK Civil Aviation Authority is launching ... Read More

Agoda appoints new Chief Marketing Officer
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Agoda appoints new Chief Marketing Officer

editor editor- March 29, 2019

  Agoda, one of the world’s fastest growing digital travel companies, today announced the appointment of Ittai Chorev as its ... Read More

How to read so much positive news on Egypt Tourism by WTTC
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How to read so much positive news on Egypt Tourism by WTTC

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 18, 2019

The WTTC Annual Summit is only weeks away and the World Travel and Tourism Council is working hard pumping out ... Read More

Ebix offers to buy India’s largest corporate travel exchange
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Ebix offers to buy India’s largest corporate travel exchange

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

Ebix, Inc. today announced that it has sent a letter to the Board of Yatra Online, Inc., outlining its offer ... Read More

BAME Women in Travel initiative to assist ethnic minority women in travel and tourism industry
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BAME Women in Travel initiative to assist ethnic minority women in travel and tourism industry

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019

Women in Travel CIC, the social enterprise dedicated to empowering women though employability and entrepreneurship in the travel industry, will ... Read More

Delta Air Lines climbs in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies rankings
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Delta Air Lines climbs in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies rankings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Delta is one of Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies Worldwide for the second consecutive year – the only airline on ... Read More

Seychelles received Best Luxury Travel Destination award in Beijing, China
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Seychelles received Best Luxury Travel Destination award in Beijing, China

editor editor- February 7, 2019

Seychelles is once again recognized for the world-class experience it offers, as it won the ‘Best Luxury Travel Destination’ award ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister wins Global Tourism Innovation Award
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Jamaica’s Tourism Minister wins Global Tourism Innovation Award

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Honorable Edmund Bartlett is the recipient of the Inaugural Chairman’s Award for Global Tourism Innovation at ... Read More

ECPAT-USA expanding anti-human trafficking training to new areas of travel industry
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ECPAT-USA expanding anti-human trafficking training to new areas of travel industry

editor editor- January 9, 2019

New anti-human trafficking training is designed for travel management professionals, corporate travel managers, and those in the meeting and events ... Read More

Island trips for Chinese tourists on course for sustained growth
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Island trips for Chinese tourists on course for sustained growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 7, 2018

Being spot on with what island tours have to offer is important as tourists perceive certain destinations, for instance ones ... Read More

157 new exhibitors join World Travel Market this year
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157 new exhibitors join World Travel Market this year

editor editor- November 2, 2012

World Travel Market (WTM), the leading global event for the travel industry, is proud to announce a total of 157 ... Read More

Call to action: how to make the most of big travel data
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Call to action: how to make the most of big travel data

editor editor- July 17, 2012

Travel companies can use data analytics to create competitive advantage, but it is not just what you know that wins ... Read More

Sticking to target group’s preferences while improving customer cross and up-sell
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Sticking to target group’s preferences while improving customer cross and up-sell

editor editor- March 6, 2012

Travel companies are always advised to stick to their customers’ preferences and being disciplined in how they approach them when ... Read More

UK to ban hidden card surcharges for travel tickets
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UK to ban hidden card surcharges for travel tickets

editor editor- June 29, 2011

Travel companies have been ordered to end the use of hidden surcharges for passengers paying by card. Read More

Using analytics for business goals and getting closer to the customer
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Using analytics for business goals and getting closer to the customer

editor editor- December 10, 2010

Predictive analytics is emerging as a critical tool for gaining control over the decisions made on a daily basis and ... Read More

Spanish air traffic controllers urged to accept government’s arbitration
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Spanish air traffic controllers urged to accept government’s arbitration

editor editor- August 9, 2010

Madrid - Spain's travel companies association urged air traffic controllers Saturday to accept a government offer of arbitration to avoid ... Read More

Travel coalition urges removal of New York tax on hotel bookings
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Travel coalition urges removal of New York tax on hotel bookings

editor editor- July 7, 2010

A New York State tax that could force hotel bookings out of the state and eliminate jobs came under fire ... Read More