Tag: Tunisia

Window or aisle? Where most people prefer to sit on a plane
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Window or aisle? Where most people prefer to sit on a plane

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

When it comes to where you sit on a plane, location matters. So, which is it? Window seat, aisle seat ... Read More

World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean
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World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean

mm Alain St.Ange- June 4, 2019

The World Travel Awards took place in Mauritius. Businesses from all over Africa were competing to be the best of ... Read More

Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way
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Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way

editor editor- May 30, 2019

U.S. Travel advisories against Kenya should be increased. This is the demand by leaders of the LGBT Community to the ... Read More

Gains of LGBTQ rights in some Middle East and North Africa nations may be a game-changer
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Gains of LGBTQ rights in some Middle East and North Africa nations may be a game-changer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 28, 2019

Progress in recognizing the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people at the United Nations in New ... Read More

African Tourism Board Friends of the Media Network now in 28 countries
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African Tourism Board Friends of the Media Network now in 28 countries

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 12, 2019

Africa is a hot travel and tourism focus for the press.  The African Tourism Board friends of the ATB media ... Read More

Tunisia: Tourist arrivals up 18 percent, tourism revenues reach $300 million
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Tunisia: Tourist arrivals up 18 percent, tourism revenues reach $300 million

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 11, 2019

Tunisia has recorded an 18 percent increase in tourist arrivals during the first four months of this year, compared to ... Read More

SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow
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SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019

The recently concluded 26th International Tourism Security Conference in Las Vegas celebrated over a quarter Century of Tourism Safety and ... Read More

Accor leverages expanded brand portfolio to accelerate Africa development plans
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Accor leverages expanded brand portfolio to accelerate Africa development plans

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Accor is fast-tracking its development plans in Africa, leveraging its expanded portfolio to consolidate its leadership position in North and ... Read More

Summer Schedule 2019: Frankfurt Airport puts spring in its step
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Summer Schedule 2019: Frankfurt Airport puts spring in its step

editor editor- March 26, 2019

New flight schedule to take effect on March 31 – Total flights expanding moderately Frankfurt Airport (FRA) continues to strengthen its ... Read More

Tunisia reaches out to UNWTO to get travel advisories removed
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Tunisia reaches out to UNWTO to get travel advisories removed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 22, 2019

The U.S. State Department putting Tunisia  as a category 2 risk for U.S. citizens to travel to. This is on ... Read More

World Bank announces Air Transport Annual Report
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World Bank announces Air Transport Annual Report

editor editor- March 12, 2019

The 14th edition of the World Bank Group (WBG) Air Transport Annual Report, which outlines the support that is given ... Read More

European Union and Qatar finally signed a Comprehensive Air Transport Agreement (CATA)
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European Union and Qatar finally signed a Comprehensive Air Transport Agreement (CATA)

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 4, 2019

The European Commission and the State of Qatar initialed today an aviation agreement, the first such agreement between the EU ... Read More

India’s Millennials prefer non-traditional experiences over romance on Valentine’s Day
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India’s Millennials prefer non-traditional experiences over romance on Valentine’s Day

editor editor- February 12, 2019

Thomas Cook (India) Ltd., an integrated travel and travel related financial services company in India, has witnessed a significant demand ... Read More

OTDYKH Leisure to mark 25 years of success
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OTDYKH Leisure to mark 25 years of success

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

OTDYKH Leisure is back September 10-12 2019 with its 25th edition of the world-renowned travel expo. The expo will showcase ... Read More

IBTM Arabia: Measuring the value of events
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IBTM Arabia: Measuring the value of events

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

Answering the question ‘What value does an event have?’ can be challenging – how do you measure something where the ... Read More

Radisson Hotel Group to double its French-speaking Africa portfolio by 2022
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Radisson Hotel Group to double its French-speaking Africa portfolio by 2022

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019

Radisson Hotel Group is at the forefront of hotel growth in French-speaking Africa, announcing during FIHA (Forum de l’Investissement Hôtelier ... Read More

Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019
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Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Last year proved crucial in the consolidation of Iberostar’s positioning strategy, with the hotel chain making major progress in this ... Read More

OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to celebrate 25th Anniversary in 2019
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OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to celebrate 25th Anniversary in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019

September 10-12 2019 will see the return of the successful OTDYKH Leisure International Russian Travel market. Held in Moscow each ... Read More

IBTM Arabia 2019: The Middle East – changing perceptions
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IBTM Arabia 2019: The Middle East – changing perceptions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019

From ancient holy land, to oil rich nation, to its latest incarnation as an innovative and open business events hub, ... Read More

OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to celebrate 25th anniversary in 2019
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OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to celebrate 25th anniversary in 2019

editor editor- January 17, 2019

September 10-12 2019 will see the return of the successful OTDYKH Leisure International Russian Travel market. Held in Moscow each ... Read More

Africa’s travel and tourism: Impressive growth in the past year
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Africa’s travel and tourism: Impressive growth in the past year

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

Africa hit a 63 million high in international tourist arrivals in 2017, as compared to 58 M in 2016 (+ ... Read More

Terrorism causes US to issue travel advisory for Algeria
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Terrorism causes US to issue travel advisory for Algeria

editor editor- January 8, 2019

The US government website warns travelers to exercise increased caution when traveling in Algeria due to terrorism. Read More

Tunisia Tourism back:  8.3 million visitors spending $1.4 billion
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Tunisia Tourism back: 8.3 million visitors spending $1.4 billion

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019

European travelers love Tunisia, and it shows. Despite the U.S. having travel alerts in place, Europeans travel again to Tunisia. Tunis  ... Read More

Tanzania targets Chinese tourist market
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Tanzania targets Chinese tourist market

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- January 4, 2019

Tanzania is now targeting China as a new and an upcoming lucrative tourist market source in South East Asia after ... Read More

Increased caution due to terrorism: US issues Travel Advisory for Tunisia
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Increased caution due to terrorism: US issues Travel Advisory for Tunisia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019

US Department of State issued Level 2 Travel Advisory (Exercise Increased Caution) for Tunisia. The warning was issued due to ... Read More

UNWTO chief: Growth of African Tourism as industry remains resilient
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UNWTO chief: Growth of African Tourism as industry remains resilient

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

The festive season in Africa also marks the highest season in the tourism industry, as demand for getaway destinations in ... Read More

RIU confirm commitment to Canary Islands with new hotel purchase
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RIU confirm commitment to Canary Islands with new hotel purchase

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2018

RIU Hotels & Resorts has completed its purchase of Hotel Riu Buena Vista, located in southern Tenerife, with spectacular views ... Read More

Johannesburg remains Africa’s most popular destination city
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Johannesburg remains Africa’s most popular destination city

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018

Johannesburg has emerged as the most popular destination city in Africa for the fifth consecutive year, according to the annual ... Read More

The most popular destination cities in Africa  emerged
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The most popular destination cities in Africa emerged

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 4, 2018

Johannesburg has emerged as the most popular destination city in Africa for the fifth consecutive year, according to the annual ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Taking SunExpress from Frankfurt to Tunisia
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Taking SunExpress from Frankfurt to Tunisia

editor editor- May 6, 2013

SunExpress, a joint venture of Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines, started operating weekly nonstop flights from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Enfidha-Hammamet ... Read More

Arson attack threatens Tunisia’s efforts to boost its tourism
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Arson attack threatens Tunisia’s efforts to boost its tourism

editor editor- April 4, 2013

TUNIS, Tunisia — Tunisian salafists on Sunday (March 31st) night torched a brand-new tourist facility in the coastal town of ... Read More

French politician: Violent Islamist mobs attack tourists in Tunisia
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French politician: Violent Islamist mobs attack tourists in Tunisia

editor editor- August 24, 2012

Tunisia is falling prey to violent Islamist mobs, a Franco-Tunisian politician from the Loire valley has warned, after he narrowly ... Read More

Minister: Tunisia receives over 3 million tourists
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Minister: Tunisia receives over 3 million tourists

editor editor- August 11, 2012

Tunisia which has hosted since the beginning of the current year nearly 3 million and 27 thousand tourists, has recorded ... Read More

Tourists and investors cautiously returning to Tunisia
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Tourists and investors cautiously returning to Tunisia

editor editor- April 10, 2012

At its factory on the outskirts of Tunis, US company Eurocast is gearing up for expansion. Read More

Italy and Tunisia closer than ever
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Italy and Tunisia closer than ever

editor editor- March 12, 2012

ITALY (eTN) - The countries of Italy and Tunisia will sign an agreement for cultural tourism. Read More