Tag: travel insurance

U.S. Senator: Travel Insurance Must Waive Exclusions During Coronavirus
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U.S. Senator: Travel Insurance Must Waive Exclusions During Coronavirus

editor editor- March 19, 2020

As the U.S. State Department announces a worldwide travel advisory asking U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel, Senator Edward ... Read More

Things to Look for While Buying the Best Travel Insurance
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Things to Look for While Buying the Best Travel Insurance

editor editor- May 3, 2019

Travel insurance comes in handy in the hour of need while travelling. It restrains you from paying the hefty medical ... Read More

Heathrow zaps the airport with speedy Wi-Fi
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Heathrow zaps the airport with speedy Wi-Fi

editor editor- April 5, 2019

Heathrow has launched a fast speed Wi-Fi service at the airport. In partnership with Boingo, passengers at all Heathrow terminals ... Read More

Climate Resilience Program for Travel & Tourism announced at WTTC Global Summit
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Climate Resilience Program for Travel & Tourism announced at WTTC Global Summit

editor editor- April 3, 2019

Speaking today at the WTTC Global Summit in Seville, Professor Geoffrey Lipman, SUNx Co-founder and President of the International Coalition ... Read More

Record travel insurance claims expected after grounding of Boeing 737 Max jets
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Record travel insurance claims expected after grounding of Boeing 737 Max jets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

Travel insurance claims advocates at InsureMyTrip are gearing up for a record number of claims following the grounding of Boeing ... 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

Brazilian Carnivals: What, when, where and how
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Brazilian Carnivals: What, when, where and how

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 27, 2019

1. Is there just one ‘carnival’ or are there several? Where are they? Carnival is a holiday in Brazil – ... Read More

First Brexit airline casualty: flybmi left all passengers stranded
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First Brexit airline casualty: flybmi left all passengers stranded

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 17, 2019

Airlines need to plan the exit from the EU in Britain, but with the current impossible and unpredictable situation for ... Read More

Why travel insurance? VisitorsCoverage on National Plan for Vacation Day
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Why travel insurance? VisitorsCoverage on National Plan for Vacation Day

editor editor- January 28, 2019

Global travel insurance provider urges travelers to always secure travel insurance when planning for vacation and holidays Read More

Arabian Travel Market launches inaugural consumer event ‘ATM Holiday Shopper’
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Arabian Travel Market launches inaugural consumer event ‘ATM Holiday Shopper’

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 21, 2019

Reed Travel Exhibitions, organiser of the annual Arabian Travel Market (ATM) showcase in Dubai, which will take place at the ... Read More

Thai Tourism Minister outlines measures to balance, manage and distribute visitor numbers
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Thai Tourism Minister outlines measures to balance, manage and distribute visitor numbers

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 10, 2018

Embarking upon a quality over quantity approach to future development, the Ministry of Tourism and Sports has initiated a number ... Read More

SUNx & Ingle International Announce SDG-17 Climate Resilience Partnership
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SUNx & Ingle International Announce SDG-17 Climate Resilience Partnership

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 10, 2018

A Climate Resilience partnership, focussed on creating 100,000 Strong Climate Champions by 2030 was announced today at COP 24 in ... Read More

Surging EU unemployment fueling crime wave and tourists are prime targets
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Surging EU unemployment fueling crime wave and tourists are prime targets

editor editor- June 13, 2013

British holidaymakers could fall victim to rising crime when they jet off for their favorite European hot spots as high ... Read More

PATA and Travel Guard working together
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PATA and Travel Guard working together

editor editor- August 17, 2012

BANGKOK, Thailand - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is pleased to announce Travel Guard, a Chartis company and worldwide ... Read More

Falling Indian rupee drives travel insurance premiums up
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Falling Indian rupee drives travel insurance premiums up

editor editor- December 28, 2011

MUMBAI, India - Travelers may have to shell out more for their outbound travel expenses as travel insurance bills may ... Read More

Retired travel executive will be remembered
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Retired travel executive will be remembered

editor editor- March 22, 2011

Mario DiLuzio, retired travel executive, died on Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at the age of 79 in Tustin, California. Read More

Corfu honeymoon plunge bride returns home after hundreds pay flight costs
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Corfu honeymoon plunge bride returns home after hundreds pay flight costs

editor editor- August 21, 2010

A bride, Carrie-Anne Freeland, stranded in Corfu after being paralyzed following a 30-foot hotel balcony plunge, will be able to ... Read More

Short holiday breaks on the rise for UK travelers
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Short holiday breaks on the rise for UK travelers

editor editor- July 28, 2010

UK travelers are still taking their annual main holiday, but they are also booking more short overseas breaks – 20 ... Read More

UK post office says travel insurance is not where travelers should cut back
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UK post office says travel insurance is not where travelers should cut back

editor editor- July 15, 2010

Recent research shows that the number of overseas holidays taken by UK residents in 2009 fell by 14.5 percent as ... Read More

Expatriate and travel insurance healthcare leaders converge on Los Angeles, September 22nd-24th
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Expatriate and travel insurance healthcare leaders converge on Los Angeles, September 22nd-24th

editor editor- July 15, 2010

As more and more businesses globalize, increasing the size and scope of their international or multinational operations, demand fires up ... Read More

Volcanic ash costing travel insurance industry millions of dollars in claims
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Volcanic ash costing travel insurance industry millions of dollars in claims

editor editor- April 21, 2010

The travel insurance industry is paying millions of dollars in claims to travellers stranded in Europe and elsewhere by the ... Read More

Travel insurance: To buy or not to buy?
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Travel insurance: To buy or not to buy?

editor editor- March 9, 2010

Snowstorms, hurricanes, missed flights or a case of the flu all ruin countless vacations each year. To protect against such ... Read More

Six Florida agencies charged in travel insurance scam
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Six Florida agencies charged in travel insurance scam

editor editor- February 23, 2010

Florida regulators have charged six travel agencies, including one in Boynton Beach, with using unlicensed agents to sell bogus trip ... Read More

“Opt out” scams rampant throughout travel industry
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“Opt out” scams rampant throughout travel industry

editor editor- September 3, 2009

Ever buy travel insurance you didn't want? Unintended purchases are yet another of the traps the travel industry sets for ... Read More

Swine flu, Australian tourism and travel insurance? Some worries, mate
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Swine flu, Australian tourism and travel insurance? Some worries, mate

editor editor- July 2, 2009

Since my last eTN article on this issue a few short weeks ago, there have been some worrying developments in ... Read More

Travel insurance industry has the adventure travel trend covered, Squaremouth says
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Travel insurance industry has the adventure travel trend covered, Squaremouth says

editor editor- January 23, 2009

From outer space to the bottom of the sea, adventure travel has become an affordable alternative to traditional resort holidays. Read More