Tag: uncertainty

No tsunami warning, as powerful magnitude 6.5 earthquake strikes near Coquimbo, Chile
Travel Safety & Emergencies

No tsunami warning, as powerful magnitude 6.5 earthquake strikes near Coquimbo, Chile

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, strong magnitude 6.5 earthquake hit off the coast of Chile, near the coastal city ... Read More

More tourists visiting Ireland but spending less
Tourism News

More tourists visiting Ireland but spending less

editor editor- June 13, 2019

Between January and March in 2018 and the same period this year, tourism numbers in Ireland increased from 1.921 million ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 4, 2019

Alongside President and Secretary Clinton, Jamaica's Minister for Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett spoke today the ongoing 4th meeting of ... Read More

IATA:  Air cargo demand continues negative 2019 trend
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IATA: Air cargo demand continues negative 2019 trend

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne ... Read More

IATA: Solid Passenger Demand Growth in April
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IATA: Solid Passenger Demand Growth in April

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 29, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for April 2019 showing that demand (revenue passenger kilometers ... Read More

Maritime security the Seychelles way
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Maritime security the Seychelles way

mm Alain St.Ange- May 25, 2019

Africa’s smallest nation is setting a standard for safe sustainable seas through the prosecution of pirates, international maritime cooperation, and ... Read More

ICCA UK & Ireland members stridently confident and upbeat about political challenges
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ICCA UK & Ireland members stridently confident and upbeat about political challenges

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

Venue and destination members of the ICCA UK & Ireland Chapter voiced positive attitudes and commitment to the challenges of ... Read More

PATA Annual Summit 2019: Issues of sustainability and social responsibility
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PATA Annual Summit 2019: Issues of sustainability and social responsibility

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2019

The PATA Annual Summit 2019 (PAS 2019), under the theme ‘Progress with a Purpose’, opened in Cebu, Philippines on May ... Read More

Funds from the sale of Thomas Cook airlines have potential to provide capital for new destinations
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Funds from the sale of Thomas Cook airlines have potential to provide capital for new destinations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

Following the release of Thomas Cook Group Half Year Results 2019, Johanna-Bonhill Smith, Associate Analyst for Travel & Tourism at ... Read More

Huge earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands, no tsunami threat to Hawaii
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Huge earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands, no tsunami threat to Hawaii

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

Powerful, magnitude 7.5 earthquake has rattled Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands today, U.S. Geological Survey said. There were no ... Read More

Failed project: South Africa’s economic & social decay worst for any non-war-torn country
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Failed project: South Africa’s economic & social decay worst for any non-war-torn country

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

Recent research from think tank Eunomix Business & Economics suggests that a much more sober view of South Africa is ... Read More

Ireland: Slowdown in growth for international arrivals from 2018 to 2022
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Ireland: Slowdown in growth for international arrivals from 2018 to 2022

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

Growth rates for Ireland and international arrivals have decreased significantly with the Compound Annual Growth Rates (CAGR) nearly half the ... Read More

Strong earthquake strikes Japan’s Kyushu, no tsunami warning issued
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Strong earthquake strikes Japan’s Kyushu, no tsunami warning issued

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake has shaken part of southwestern Japan but appeared to cause no damage. The Japan Meteorological Agency ... Read More

European Tourism: Positive start to 2019, but challenges lie ahead
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European Tourism: Positive start to 2019, but challenges lie ahead

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 9, 2019

According to the European Travel Commission's latest quarterly report, "European Tourism - Trends & Prospects 2019", Europe kicked off 2019 ... Read More

IATA: March passenger demand growth slows on later Easter holiday
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IATA: March passenger demand growth slows on later Easter holiday

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for March 2019 showing that demand (measured in revenue ... Read More

Powerful earthquake rocks Papua-New Guinea, no tsunami warning issued so far
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Powerful earthquake rocks Papua-New Guinea, no tsunami warning issued so far

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 6, 2019

Powerful magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck about 20 miles to the northwest of Bulolo, Papua-New Guinea on Monday. Bulolo is located ... Read More

Boeing’s second biggest customer turns its back on 737 MAX, goes to Airbus
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Boeing’s second biggest customer turns its back on 737 MAX, goes to Airbus

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019

Emirati state-owned low-cost airline Flydubai is negotiating potential purchases of new А320 Neo jets with European aerospace giant Airbus to ... Read More

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake jolts South Sandwich Islands region
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake jolts South Sandwich Islands region

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2019

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake rocked South Sandwich Islands region today. No tsunami warning issued. Preliminary Earthquake Report: Magnitude 6.0 Date-Time • ... Read More

Brexit has not deterred business travelers in the UK
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Brexit has not deterred business travelers in the UK

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

UK’s 2018 Hotels Market Report shows that the UK regional capitals are performing strongly with overall room nights booked growing ... Read More

India’s Jet Airways halts all international and domestic operations
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India’s Jet Airways halts all international and domestic operations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

One of India's major airlines, Jet Airways, has announced it is temporarily halting flight operations on Wednesday after the carrier ... Read More

Brexit uncertainty, but LHR is doing well
Airport news

Brexit uncertainty, but LHR is doing well

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

Despite Brexit uncertainty, Heathrow remains a bright light for the UK, with the role we play in keeping people and ... Read More

Magnitude 6.8 Indonesia earthquake triggers tsunami alert
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Magnitude 6.8 Indonesia earthquake triggers tsunami alert

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2019

Strong magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck 63 miles offshore of the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, 149 miles from Kendari City, South ... Read More

No tsunami threat after strong earthquake rocks South Sandwich Islands
Travel Safety & Emergencies

No tsunami threat after strong earthquake rocks South Sandwich Islands

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 9, 2019

Powerful magnitude of 6.5 earthquake has struck the South Atlantic Ocean near the South Sandwich Islands today. “Based on all ... Read More

IATA Report: Aviation continues to deliver solid
Airline News

IATA Report: Aviation continues to deliver solid

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for February 2019 showing total revenue passenger kilometers (RPKs) ... Read More

Air freight demand still spiraling down
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Air freight demand still spiraling down

editor editor- April 3, 2019

For the fourth consecutive month, global air freight performance has reported a negative year-on-year growth and the worst performance in ... Read More

Strong 6.3 earthquake strikes Vanuatu, no tsunami warning so far
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Strong 6.3 earthquake strikes Vanuatu, no tsunami warning so far

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

A 6.3 magnitude quake struck 64 km east of Luganville on Espiritu Santo, the largest island in Vanuatu, on Wednesday, ... Read More

Air Canada suspends 2019 Financial Guidance over Boeing 737 MAX grounding
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Air Canada suspends 2019 Financial Guidance over Boeing 737 MAX grounding

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

Air Canada announced today that, following Transport Canada's safety notice closing Canadian airspace to Boeing 737 MAX aircraft until further ... Read More

Brits rush to experience Europe ahead of Brexit Day
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Brits rush to experience Europe ahead of Brexit Day

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

Uncertainty surrounding Brexit pushed British tourists to take in EU holiday hotspots before 29th March. While ticket bookings in much-loved ... Read More

ITB 2019 closing report: Robust and resilient
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ITB 2019 closing report: Robust and resilient

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Uninterrupted growth at a high level: despite a slowdown in the world economy demand within the world’s travel industry remains ... Read More

Strong earthquake rocks Philippine Islands Region
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Strong earthquake rocks Philippine Islands Region

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck Philippine Islands Region , according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology. Preliminary Report: ... Read More

Air freight – worst performance in the last three years
Airline News

Air freight – worst performance in the last three years

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight ton ... Read More

IATA: 2019 starts on a positive note for passenger demand
Airline News

IATA: 2019 starts on a positive note for passenger demand

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for January 2019 showing traffic (revenue passenger kilometers or ... Read More

WTTC: Travel & Tourism to drive post-Brexit recovery
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WTTC: Travel & Tourism to drive post-Brexit recovery

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

Travel & Tourism can be a major growth sector for the UK after Brexit, according to new research from the ... Read More

No tsunami warning after strong earthquake south of the Kermadec Islands
Travel Safety & Emergencies

No tsunami warning after strong earthquake south of the Kermadec Islands

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

Strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake hit south of the Kermadec Islands today. No tsunami is expected as a result of the quake. ... Read More

President Barack Obama announced as keynote speaker for WTTC Global Summit 2019
Travel Associations News

President Barack Obama announced as keynote speaker for WTTC Global Summit 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) announced that the 44th President of the United States, President Barack Obama, will ... Read More

Can you be a student and a full-time traveller?
Educational Travel News

Can you be a student and a full-time traveller?

editor editor- February 26, 2019

It would be worthwhile to clarify that life in travel is not a goal that is mandatory for all. In ... Read More

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