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Anita Mendiratta recognized by IIPT on United Nations International Day of Living Together in Peace
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Anita Mendiratta recognized by IIPT on United Nations International Day of Living Together in Peace

editor editor- May 17, 2019

Today, the 16th of May, is recognized globally as United Nations’ International Day of Living Together in Peace. It’s a ... 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

US airlines wrongfully reject over 25% of their passengers’ compensation claims
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US airlines wrongfully reject over 25% of their passengers’ compensation claims

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 16, 2019

Consumer rights advocacy group released the results of a new study showing that United States airlines wrongfully reject more than ... Read More

US Advisory for Democratic Republic of Congo: Reconsider travel
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US Advisory for Democratic Republic of Congo: Reconsider travel

editor editor- March 22, 2019

The US Department of State has issued a travel advisory for the Democratic Republic of Congo advising that travel be ... Read More

Travel agents add search filter that allows tourists to block Boeing 737 MAX in their queries
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Travel agents add search filter that allows tourists to block Boeing 737 MAX in their queries

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Tourist agencies and travel websites have started to adjust search options allowing their clientele to choose the jet type on ... Read More

Jerusalem’s tourist landmark Temple Mount shut down after firebombing
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Jerusalem’s tourist landmark Temple Mount shut down after firebombing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

Unrest at Jerusalem’s Temple Mount (also known as Haram esh-Sharif and the Al Aqsa Compound) led Israeli police to shut ... Read More

Travel to Zimbabwe: U.S. White House issues statement on national emergency
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Travel to Zimbabwe: U.S. White House issues statement on national emergency

editor editor- March 6, 2019

It appears after Zimbabwe dictator Robert Mugabe was removed by a coup, there are some who actually wish the old ... Read More

‘Do not travel’: US State Department ups Venezuela travel warning to Level 4
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‘Do not travel’: US State Department ups Venezuela travel warning to Level 4

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 29, 2019

The United States Department of State has raised its Venezuela travel advisory warning for US citizens to “do not travel,” ... 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

Veteran US tour operator: Don’t let government shutdown stop your vacation plans
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Veteran US tour operator: Don’t let government shutdown stop your vacation plans

editor editor- January 17, 2019

As America’s government shutdown continues to set a record for longevity, this tour operator has seen a rise in consumer ... Read More

Iconic Paris tourist landmark damaged by police armored vehicle
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Iconic Paris tourist landmark damaged by police armored vehicle

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019

One of the French capital's most iconic tourist sites was damaged by the French riot police's armored vehicle over the ... Read More

US Travel Advisory issued against Indonesia targeting Central Sulawesi
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US Travel Advisory issued against Indonesia targeting Central Sulawesi

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 3, 2019

The U.S. State Department today issued a travel advisory for Indonesia. This advisory is asking American Tourists to reconsider travel ... Read More

Bangladesh Election Fear: Empty hotels in high tourist season
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Bangladesh Election Fear: Empty hotels in high tourist season

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 29, 2018

The peak season for Bangladesh tourism is now, but Bangladesh tourists spots like Cox's Bazar are deserted. The Asian country's ... Read More

Traffic chaos in Rome against new rules on tourist buses
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Traffic chaos in Rome against new rules on tourist buses

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- December 24, 2018

Approximately 200 vehicles parked under the Campidoglio blocked the center of Rome to protest against the new bus plan restriction. Read More

Top countries most of world’s ultra-wealthy call home
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Top countries most of world’s ultra-wealthy call home

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018

Aggregate global wealth grew by $14 trillion, hitting an enormous figure of $317 trillion over the 12 months through the ... Read More

Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up
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Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 18, 2018

Jamaica recently emerged as one of the most progressive destinations in the world when it comes to travel tourism safety ... Read More

Terror shooting in Strasbourg: 2 dead near popular tourist Christmas Market
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Terror shooting in Strasbourg: 2 dead near popular tourist Christmas Market

editor editor- December 11, 2018

A gunman is reportedly on the run in Strasbourg after shooting two people dead and injuring at least 11 others ... Read More

The 10 commandments of air travel
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The 10 commandments of air travel

editor editor- December 7, 2018

Delays, cancellations and destroyed travel plans: 2018 has been one of the worst years in terms of flight disruptions. Read More

Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?
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Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 2, 2018

Foreign tourist should leave Zimbabwe. After a violent crackdown Tuesday night, a scary calm is returning to portions of Zimbabwe ... Read More

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H.I.S. reports full year results

editor editor- December 9, 2016

H.I.S. Co., Ltd., a leading travel and airline ticket agency, has announced results for the full year ended October 31, ... Read More

Foreign tourists in Maldives warned to exercise caution
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Foreign tourists in Maldives warned to exercise caution

editor editor- February 8, 2012

The Maldivian president Mohamed Nasheed stepped down on Tuesday following weeks of unrest. He handed over power to Vice President ... Read More

Meseznikov: Israeli tourism hurt by Arab Spring chaos
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Meseznikov: Israeli tourism hurt by Arab Spring chaos

editor editor- January 18, 2012

Upheaval in the Arab world has caused a significant drop in tourist visits to Israel, Tourism Minister Stas Meseznikov said ... Read More

“Revolution” costs Tunisian tourism dearly
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“Revolution” costs Tunisian tourism dearly

editor editor- September 30, 2011

TUNIS - Tourism earnings in Tunisia fell almost 40 percent year-on-year in the first nine months of 2011, hit by ... Read More

Egyptian tourism plunges 28 percent
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Egyptian tourism plunges 28 percent

editor editor- August 29, 2011

DUBAI, UAE - Tourism in Egypt dropped by 28 per cent from January to July following the revolution that swept ... Read More

Bahrain announces release of detainees, lifting of night curfew
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Bahrain announces release of detainees, lifting of night curfew

editor editor- May 24, 2011

MANAMA, Bahrain - Bahrain has released 515 detainees since the State of National Safety was declared in March, according to ... Read More

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As tourism season nears, Kashmir prays for peace

editor editor- May 23, 2011

Srinagar - The shadows of violence still linger but the hills and meadows, lakes and valleys beckon, and tourists are ... Read More

Russian tourists return to Egypt as travel ban lifted
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Russian tourists return to Egypt as travel ban lifted

editor editor- April 4, 2011

A group of about 300 Russian tourists arrived in the Egyptian resorts of Hurghada and Sharm el Sheikh on Saturday ... Read More

Americans divided on US involvement in Egypt
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Americans divided on US involvement in Egypt

editor editor- February 8, 2011

NEW YORK - As the political unrest in Egypt continues, there is a question of how involved the United States ... Read More

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Global Express Guaranteed service to Egypt suspended

editor editor- February 5, 2011

WASHINGTON - On Feb. 3, the U.S. Postal Service temporarily suspended acceptance of Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) service to Egypt ... Read More

Egypt unrest could harm Israeli incoming tourism
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Egypt unrest could harm Israeli incoming tourism

editor editor- February 3, 2011

The wave of violent anti-government protests in Egypt and possible regime change could hurt Israel's incoming tourism, the School of ... Read More

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Report: al-Qaeda threatens to exploit North Africa unrest

editor editor- February 2, 2011

WASHINGTON - An international panel of experts issued a new report and their 13th annual review on terrorism at the ... Read More

Never mind unrest, Russian tourists are staying in Egypt
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Never mind unrest, Russian tourists are staying in Egypt

editor editor- January 31, 2011

Russia's Federal Tourism Agency on Sunday said that despite violent anti-government protests that have killed at least 100 Egyptians and ... Read More

Deadly social unrest unmasks Tunisian economic miracle
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Deadly social unrest unmasks Tunisian economic miracle

editor editor- January 12, 2011

A tiny wedge of land hugging North Africa’s Mediterranean coast, sun-baked Tunisia is a tourist’s paradise offering sea, sand, ancient ... Read More

Unrest mars tourism season in Kashmir
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Unrest mars tourism season in Kashmir

editor editor- November 24, 2010

Street protests, shutdowns and curfew in the Valley besides flash-floods in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir marred the tourism ... Read More

Cagey vacationers cancel trips to Jamaica
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Cagey vacationers cancel trips to Jamaica

editor editor- June 7, 2010

Jamaica's booming tourism industry has taken a hit as a result of four days of gun battles in a Kingston ... Read More

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