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Air New Zealand strongly opposes access to court documents

Air New Zealand, one of eight airlines still to face what could be the country's largest ever competition law trial next year, has strongly opposed a request by a German company for access to court do

Former Tourism Permanent Secretary and KTB Chief Executive must stand trial

(eTN) - Behind the scenes maneuvering and legal tactics by defense teams seem to have failed for the former Permanent Secretary (PS) in the Ministry of Tourism, Rebecca Nabutola, and the former Chief

Pakistani defendants deny Emirates airline ticket fraud

DUBAI, UAE - Five men denied using false means to buy Emirates airline tickets worth Dh130,000 in court yesterday.

Seychelles steps up anti-piracy efforts

Information was received during the week that the Seychelles government is in the process of establishing a separate chamber in its court system to exclusively deal with pirate trials, supported by fr

First piracy trial commences in Victoria

The first case against alleged Somali pirates is now in court in the Seychelles capital of Victoria, when 11 of them were charged under the country’s laws against piracy and terrorism.

Continental Airlines goes on trial for manslaughter in Concord crash

US airline Continental and two of its employees go on trial this week for the manslaughter of 113 people who died in a Concorde crash that put an end to the dream of supersonic travel.

American tourists plead guilty over brawl with police in Antigua

Five New Yorkers charged with brawling with cops on the island of Antigua pleaded guilty Saturday after striking a deal that's expected to spare them jail time.

British ‘insurance scam’ tourists due to go on trial today

Two British law graduates who spent six days in a notorious Rio jail after being accused of attempted fraud were due to go on trial in Brazil today.

Judge approves trial for Muslims removed from US Airways flight

A prominent national Muslim civil rights and advocacy group today hailed what it termed a "major victory" in the case of six imams, or Islamic religious leaders, who say their civil and religious righ

InterContinental Hotels Group to reduce environmental impact

LONDON - InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is conducting a trial of a new on-line system called 'Green Engage*,' which will help hotel general managers manage energy consumption more effectively.

Emirates Airline launches San Francisco service with world’s longest green flight...

DUBAI, UAE – On December 15, Emirates Airline, with one of the world’s youngest fleets, will trial a new environmental program to execute the longest green journey.

Trial set in suit to block Delta-Northwest deal

ATLANTA - A federal judge has set a trial date for a lawsuit by a group of airline passengers that seeks to block Delta Air Lines Inc. from acquiring Northwest Airlines Corp.

French judge orders US airline to stand trial for Concorde crash

A French judge has ordered Continental Airlines and five individuals to stand trial on charges arising from the crash of an Air France Concorde that killed 113 people in 2000.

Rioters to go on trial, Tibet reopens to tourists as China...

DANBA, China - China plans to put Lhasa rioters on trial and reopen Tibet to tourists by May, underscoring the government's drive to close the book on recent unrest well ahead of this summer's Beijing Olympics.Other Tibetan regions could remain off-limits considerably longer, however, with police in western Sichuan province blocking access to

Corfu trial could ‘send shockwaves’ through travel industry

The Federation of Tour Operators has warned that a trial in Greece could create health and safety checks that are impractical for its members to meet.Director-general Andy Cooper’s remarks followed news that two former or existing Thomas Cook employees will stand trial in Corfu in connection with the deaths of two children.