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China – Tajikistan Tourism: Presidents agreed to improve cooperation
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China – Tajikistan Tourism: Presidents agreed to improve cooperation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 16, 2019

Tourism was on the agenda, when Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmon and Chinese President Xi Jinping held talks Saturday, agreeing to ... Read More

Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism cites Sandals Resorts as good corporate citizens
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Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism cites Sandals Resorts as good corporate citizens

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism Hon. Edmund Bartlett has hailed Sandals Resorts as a prime example of indigenous companies in the ... Read More

WestJet – buy business, get gold
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WestJet – buy business, get gold

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019

"Buy Business, get Gold" giving guests the opportunity to become a WestJet Rewards Gold member before they fly until February ... Read More

Sri Lanka Tourism in crisis: Managing and seeking out opportunities
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Sri Lanka Tourism in crisis: Managing and seeking out opportunities

Srilal Miththapala - eTN Sri Lanka Srilal Miththapala - eTN Sri Lanka- June 11, 2019

The Rapid Response Team by Safertourism reached out to Sri Lanka tourism authorities including the minister of tourism and industry ... Read More

Canadian travellers: do’s and don’ts when travelling and staying in vacation rentals
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Canadian travellers: do’s and don’ts when travelling and staying in vacation rentals

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

The annual 2019 Airplane and Hotel Etiquette Study results are released by Expedia, offering a deep dive into Canadian travellers' ... Read More

Want a head or foot massage? Take an Indian train
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Want a head or foot massage? Take an Indian train

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

Indian Railways have added a refreshing new perk for some travelers tired from long journeys: head and foot massages. Not ... Read More

10 most accessible cities in Europe named
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10 most accessible cities in Europe named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

While many of us would love to travel the world, it’s not always easy for those with limited mobility and ... Read More

Sonesta Hotels announces its new credit card
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Sonesta Hotels announces its new credit card

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Sonesta International Hotels Corporation launched the new Sonesta World Mastercard® to reward loyal guests and Sonesta Travel Pass members in ... Read More

Hilton: 200th hotel opening in the China market
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Hilton: 200th hotel opening in the China market

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Hilton ushered in a milestone in its China market development with the grand opening of its 200th hotel -- Canopy ... Read More

Another safety blow for Boeing: 737 MAX and NG’s “improperly manufactured parts” need replacement
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Another safety blow for Boeing: 737 MAX and NG’s “improperly manufactured parts” need replacement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Boeing 737 MAX and NG manufacturer revealed that some aircraft parts were improperly manufactured and would need replacement dealing yet ... Read More

ILTM Asia Pacific 2019: Luxury travel ‘mindstyle’ shifts from indulgence and status to health and wellness
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ILTM Asia Pacific 2019: Luxury travel ‘mindstyle’ shifts from indulgence and status to health and wellness

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

Travel brands must significantly upgrade their health & wellness proposition to better connect with the new mindstyle of luxury travelers ... Read More

Egyptian President orders tourist attractions’ upgrades to “reflect history and civilization of Egypt”
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Egyptian President orders tourist attractions’ upgrades to “reflect history and civilization of Egypt”

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

Egypt's President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi ordered upgrading tourist attractions nationwide, in a way that reflects the history and civilization of ... Read More

Tanzania’s oldest beach hotel to undergo major facelift before upgrading to 5-star status
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Tanzania’s oldest beach hotel to undergo major facelift before upgrading to 5-star status

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- May 20, 2019

Indian Ocean’s Kunduchi Beach Hotel in Tanzania’s capital Dar es Salaam will undergo a major facelift to upgrade it into ... Read More

Passenger Safety: Boeing puts pressure on FAA to get Boeing 737MAX flying and worry later
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Passenger Safety: Boeing puts pressure on FAA to get Boeing 737MAX flying and worry later

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 16, 2019

Airlines are desperate getting their fleet of Boeing 737 MAX flying again. The recertification process of the 737 MAX will ... Read More

Uber’s new ‘Quiet Mode’ service protects passengers from talkative drivers
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Uber’s new ‘Quiet Mode’ service protects passengers from talkative drivers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

Premium units of US ride-hailing company Uber are now offering a new service that allows their high-end clientele to ask ... Read More

Jamaica Minister Hon. Bartlett: Tourism success held up by dedicated workers
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Jamaica Minister Hon. Bartlett: Tourism success held up by dedicated workers

editor editor- May 11, 2019

The Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, addressed the state of his country’s tourism in the following article written ... Read More

Hilton’s brand portfolio overtakes Marriott’s as world’s most valuable
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Hilton’s brand portfolio overtakes Marriott’s as world’s most valuable

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 9, 2019

Hilton has extended its lead as the world’s most valuable hotel brand while the total value of its brand portfolio ... Read More

Swiss-Belhotel brings special offers to Arabian Travel Market
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Swiss-Belhotel brings special offers to Arabian Travel Market

editor editor- April 25, 2019

Swiss-Belhotel International has created exciting packages for wholesalers and tour operators that will be launched at the Arabian Travel Market ... Read More

Dusit Princess Residences Dubai Marina opens at the end of April
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Dusit Princess Residences Dubai Marina opens at the end of April

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 18, 2019

Dusit International has signed a Franchise Agreement with Al Masar Hotel Management LLC, to upgrade the former Dusit Residence Dubai ... Read More

Heathrow zaps the airport with speedy Wi-Fi
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Heathrow zaps the airport with speedy Wi-Fi

editor editor- April 5, 2019

Heathrow has launched a fast speed Wi-Fi service at the airport. In partnership with Boingo, passengers at all Heathrow terminals ... Read More

Emirates flying travelers to Zagreb this summer
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Emirates flying travelers to Zagreb this summer

editor editor- April 2, 2019

Zagreb is a city with a rich history and culture and is known for its 18th century architecture. It is ... Read More

Grange Pen to get a J$960 million infrastructural upgrade
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Grange Pen to get a J$960 million infrastructural upgrade

editor editor- March 30, 2019

The Jamaica Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF) is investing a little under $J1 billion for the Resort Squatter Settlements Upgrade Project ... Read More

Destinations need new resources to tackle the “invisible burden” of tourism
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Destinations need new resources to tackle the “invisible burden” of tourism

editor editor- March 26, 2019

A report published today by the Travel Foundation, Cornell University’s Centre for Sustainable Global Enterprise and EplerWood International describes how ... Read More

Pilots frantic search for fix while Boeing Max8 went down
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Pilots frantic search for fix while Boeing Max8 went down

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines and Lions Air most likely have the same deadly scenario accordsidng to a report Reuters today reported about ... Read More

How Independent Hotels Make Big Money on Chinese FIT Travelers: The Mini Program
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How Independent Hotels Make Big Money on Chinese FIT Travelers: The Mini Program

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 15, 2019

Compass Edge knows there is a good reason why independent hotels selling rooms to Chinese travelers should have a "Mini ... Read More

Pierre Dominique Prümm joins Fraport Executive Board
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Pierre Dominique Prümm joins Fraport Executive Board

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

In its meeting today (Thursday, March 14), Fraport AG’s supervisory board appointed Dr. Pierre Dominique Prümm to the company’s executive ... 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

Making air travel affordable and accessible to the common man
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Making air travel affordable and accessible to the common man

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 1, 2019

Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Mr. Suresh Prabhu, today advised state government to board the “Udan” regional ... Read More

Minister: Egypt’s tourism had a leap in 2017 and large boom in 2018
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Minister: Egypt’s tourism had a leap in 2017 and large boom in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Speaking at a press conference with the board of the Egyptian Tourism Federation on Monday, Egyptian Tourism Minister Rania al-Mashat ... Read More

United Airlines adds over 1,600 new premium seats to 250 aircraft
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United Airlines adds over 1,600 new premium seats to 250 aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

United Airlines today announced the next step in its commitment to making more customers more comfortable by adding more than ... Read More

Rotana Hotels & Resorts returns to Babylon
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Rotana Hotels & Resorts returns to Babylon

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Rotana Hotels & Resorts and Al Ibaa Company have signed a hotel management agreement to operate a five-star hotel in ... Read More

Pegasus Airlines expands its cockpit team with expat pilots
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Pegasus Airlines expands its cockpit team with expat pilots

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019

Turkey's Pegasus airline, continues to expand both its fleet, with new environmentally friendly aircraft coming into operation in 2019, and ... Read More

Iconic Samui resort to benefit from major renewal project
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Iconic Samui resort to benefit from major renewal project

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- January 21, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, announced it will completely upgrade and refurbish one of its most popular ... Read More

The Future of MICE: Interview with IMEX CEO Carina Bauer
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The Future of MICE: Interview with IMEX CEO Carina Bauer

mm Frank Tetzel- January 18, 2019

CEO of the IMEX Group Carina Bauer graduated from Oxford University, UK, in Politics, Philosophy and Economics in 1998, Carina ... Read More

Romance is in the air for Valentine’s Day at five luxury Corinthia Hotels
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Romance is in the air for Valentine’s Day at five luxury Corinthia Hotels

editor editor- January 11, 2019

Corinthia Hotels' collection of five-star properties aim to make Valentine's Day a day and night to remember. Read More

Centara Invites Guests to Experience the “Best in Travel” in the Indian Ocean in 2019
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Centara Invites Guests to Experience the “Best in Travel” in the Indian Ocean in 2019

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hospitality group, is inviting guests to experience the “Best in Travel” in the Indian ... Read More