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Top hotel CEOs meet with President Trump on urgent assistance to keep hotels from shuttering
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Top hotel CEOs meet with President Trump on urgent assistance to keep hotels from shuttering

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 17, 2020

Leading hotel CEOs met today with the White House to discuss urgent economic recovery solutions needed to protect millions of ... Read More

Premier Destinations wins Maldives’ Leading Luxury Tour Operator at World Travel Awards
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Premier Destinations wins Maldives’ Leading Luxury Tour Operator at World Travel Awards

editor editor- June 11, 2019

Premier Maldives part of the Premier Destinations brand won Maldives’ Leading Luxury Tour Operator at the World Travel Awards 2019 ... 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

VIA Rail Canada ridership and revenue continue to grow
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VIA Rail Canada ridership and revenue continue to grow

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

 HIGHLIGHTS Ridership up 5.1% Passenger Revenues up 8.4% Greater accessibility at the Ottawa station Launch of New Fleet Replacement program ... Read More

Brussels by bike: European capital celebrates cycling and honors its cultural heritage
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Brussels by bike: European capital celebrates cycling and honors its cultural heritage

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2019

2019 is a year like no other for Brussels. This year Brussels is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first ... 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

Museum of Ice Cream San Francisco launches Pride Celebration
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Museum of Ice Cream San Francisco launches Pride Celebration

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

In honor of Pride, Museum of Ice Cream (MOIC) San Francisco is throwing a dedicated celebration the entire month of ... Read More

Safer Tourism in St.Lucia: Dr. Peter Tarlow feels a sense of sophistication
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Safer Tourism in St.Lucia: Dr. Peter Tarlow feels a sense of sophistication

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 12, 2019

Safety in tourism is key to a successful destination. Destinations like Saint Lucia in the Caribbean know this and stakeholders ... 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

WISeKey, WISeCoin AG and SUNx – Strong Universal Network – sign partnership
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WISeKey, WISeCoin AG and SUNx – Strong Universal Network – sign partnership

editor editor- May 3, 2019

WISeKey International Holding Ltd (“WISeKey “) (SIX: WIHN), a leading global cybersecurity, Blockchain and IoT company, WISeCoin AG and the SUNx - Strong ... Read More

Pittsburgh Tourism launches national marketing campaign
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Pittsburgh Tourism launches national marketing campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

VisitPITTSBURGH introduced a new national marketing campaign, Pull Up A Chair, You Are Welcomed Here, that promotes Pittsburgh as a ... Read More

Silk caresses Nureyev: A tribute to the late world icon of the classic dance
Cultural Travel News

Silk caresses Nureyev: A tribute to the late world icon of the classic dance

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- April 27, 2019

Teatro Sociale di Como in Italy is the cultural cradle of the city, and it hosts the great dance in ... Read More

Moscow selected to host annual GSMA Mobile 360 Series event
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Moscow selected to host annual GSMA Mobile 360 Series event

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Eurasia conference, a regional event held as part of the activities of GSMA (Global System for Mobile Communications Association), will ... Read More

A dog’s paradise unveiled at Melia Orlando Suite Hotel
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A dog’s paradise unveiled at Melia Orlando Suite Hotel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

Meliá Orlando Suite Hotel at Celebration, a hotel near the magic of Disney World and Universal Studios, has just opened ... Read More

Global Tourism Industry Mourns the Loss of Peter Wong
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Global Tourism Industry Mourns the Loss of Peter Wong

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2019

Tourism Icon Peter Wong died on 11 March 2019, at Queen Mary Hospital in Pok Fu Lam, HongKong. Peter Wong ... Read More

“Plan For Our Kids” and “African Earth Lung” to launch at WTM Africa
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“Plan For Our Kids” and “African Earth Lung” to launch at WTM Africa

editor editor- March 19, 2019

eTN Publisher Juergen Steinmetz talks to Professor Geoffrey Lipman Co-Founder of SUNx - STRONG Universal Network, about the development of ... Read More

Brand USA Board of Directors approves committee assignments
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Brand USA Board of Directors approves committee assignments

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

On Wednesday, March 13, members of the Brand USA board of directors convened for a quarterly meeting in Washington, DC ... Read More

IMEX Frankfurt: Education speakers include former monk, game developer and ‘tech geeks’
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IMEX Frankfurt: Education speakers include former monk, game developer and ‘tech geeks’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

What do a former monk, a game developer and a self-confessed ‘tech geek’ have in common? They’re all speakers at ... Read More

African Tourism Board plans impressive launch in Cape Town at WTM
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African Tourism Board plans impressive launch in Cape Town at WTM

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 14, 2019

The African Tourism Board (ATB) is planning for an impressive launch event during World Travel Market (WTM) in Cape Town, ... Read More

Guyana Tourism together with SUNx to bring Climate Change education
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Guyana Tourism together with SUNx to bring Climate Change education

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Guyana which has been named the #1 “Best of Ecotourism” destination and one of the world’s Top 10 Sustainable Destinations ... Read More

Air Asia establishes global venture capital fund
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Air Asia establishes global venture capital fund

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 4, 2019

AirAsia's digital venture arm, RedBeat Ventures, announced it is establishing a global venture capital fund, RedBeat Capital, alongside a strategic ... Read More

Benchmark names new Vice President Human Resources
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Benchmark names new Vice President Human Resources

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

Benchmark has named Christina Gregg vice president human resources. Karen Di Fulgo, Benchmark’s chief people officer, made the announcement. “It ... Read More

National Limousine Association releases Passenger Bill of Rights
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National Limousine Association releases Passenger Bill of Rights

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

The non-profit National Limousine Association (NLA), responsible for and dedicated to representing the interests of the private driver transportation industry, ... Read More

Italian recognition for tourism excellence
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Italian recognition for tourism excellence

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 26, 2019

The XXIV edition of “Premio Excellent” takes place every year in conjunction with the BIT Tourism Fair in Milan conceived ... Read More

Beijing to test Universal Beijing Resort tourist subway lines
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Beijing to test Universal Beijing Resort tourist subway lines

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 23, 2019

Test operation is expected in September for two subway lines that take tourists to the Universal Beijing Resort, a theme ... Read More

Organizational changes and retailing investment focus support ATPCO’s road to transformation
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Organizational changes and retailing investment focus support ATPCO’s road to transformation

editor editor- February 22, 2019

One year following its acquisition of Routehappy, the first for the 54-year-old company, ATPCO announced that it has fully integrated ... Read More

The Lodhi unveils The Sultan Suite
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The Lodhi unveils The Sultan Suite

editor editor- February 8, 2019

The Lodhi, New Delhi, a member of The Leading Hotels of the World, announced the latest addition to their grand ... Read More

IATA’s chief speaks at CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha
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IATA’s chief speaks at CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Alexandre de Juniac, IATA’s Director General and CEO addressed the CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha, Qatar today: ... Read More

Routehappy launches new codeshare UPAs with 5 Star Alliance airlines
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Routehappy launches new codeshare UPAs with 5 Star Alliance airlines

editor editor- February 4, 2019

Routehappy by ATPCO, the industry standard for airline rich content, today announced the launch of new codeshare Universal Product Attributes ... Read More

Halal Internet? ‘Sharia-compliant’ web browser launched in Malaysia
Cultural Travel News

Halal Internet? ‘Sharia-compliant’ web browser launched in Malaysia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019

The world's first Sharia-compliant Internet service suite has been launched in Malaysia - along with browser, chat and sadaqah services. ... Read More

Montreal Convention: United Airlines must pay 250 freezing stranded passengers $5700 each?
Airport news

Montreal Convention: United Airlines must pay 250 freezing stranded passengers $5700 each?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2019

United Airlines is speechless. The Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules for International Carriage by Air, also known as the ... Read More

Out of the Shadows Index: Child sex abuse and exploitation
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Out of the Shadows Index: Child sex abuse and exploitation

editor editor- January 16, 2019

Approximately 200 million of the world's children experiencing child sex abuse each year, Read More

India – Qatar Culture Year 2019: What Qatar Airways is doing?
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India – Qatar Culture Year 2019: What Qatar Airways is doing?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 13, 2019

Tourism is a major part of the ongoing Qatar- India Culture Year. Qatar Airways knows the importance for their business ... Read More

Historic Montana guest ranch welcomes new GM
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Historic Montana guest ranch welcomes new GM

editor editor- January 10, 2019

Montana guest ranch carries on Proud Traditions Of Western Hospitality, Pioneering Women with new GM. Read More

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