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African Tradition responsible for Ebola killing Uganda Boy after Spreading Virus to Relatives?

African Tradition responsible for Ebola killing Uganda Boy after Spreading Virus to Relatives?

Local cultural requirements may be the reason for three isolated cases of Ebola in Uganda. Even though the border ... Read More

Canadians rescued by SWAT and safe after abduction in Ghana

Canadians rescued by SWAT and safe after abduction in Ghana

National Security Operatives  in Ghana completed an operation which successfully rescued the two Canadian women recently abducted in the ... Read More

Horror at fun fair: 28 people injured in merry-go-round collapse in Spain

Horror at fun fair: 28 people injured in merry-go-round collapse in Spain

Emergency services rushed to the scene at the San José de la Rinconada fair in the town of La ... Read More

Dark Tourism: South Korea using massacre to lure tourists

Dark Tourism: South Korea using massacre to lure tourists

What is often referred to as dark tourism is now a hopeful light in terms of tourism for South ... Read More

Four people killed, two wounded in Australia hotel shooting

Four people killed, two wounded in Australia hotel shooting

At least four people were killed and one injured in the hotel attack in the city of Darwin in ... Read More

Research into child sexual exploitation urgently needed says NGO

Research into child sexual exploitation urgently needed says NGO

A Country Overview Report released today by ECPAT International says that more research is urgently needed into the sexual ... Read More

Person dies on Maui at famous Seven Sacred Pools

Person dies on Maui at famous Seven Sacred Pools

An unidentified person died Thursday evening in the Pools of Oheo on the island of Maui in Hawaii. These ... Read More

At least two people dead, many injured in Virginia Beach municipal building shooting

At least two people dead, many injured in Virginia Beach municipal building shooting

First responders and police have responded to reports of an active shooter at a municipal building in Virginia Beach ... Read More

Kaanapali Beach in Maui compared with other dangerous beaches after deadly shark attack

Kaanapali Beach in Maui compared with other dangerous beaches after deadly shark attack

"Aloha from the Maui Visitors Bureau. The office is now closed in observance of the holiday." This is the ... Read More

Boat sinks, many dead at Lake Mai-Ndombe in Inongo, Congo

Boat sinks, many dead at Lake Mai-Ndombe in Inongo, Congo

Tourists are not expected to be among the 30 dead in Western Congo, where 200 more are missing after ... Read More

Gourmet tourists love Lyon: Today a bomb went off at Brioche Bakery

Gourmet tourists love Lyon: Today a bomb went off at Brioche Bakery

Lyon  is known by gourmet lovers and travelers from all over the world.  The Brioche Dorée Bakery is a ... Read More

New lawsuits filed against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash

New lawsuits filed against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash

Additional wrongful death lawsuits in the crash of the Boeing 737-8 MAX, operated as Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, were ... Read More

Are some cops in Brazil killers? Deadly massacre leave 11 dead in Wanda’s bar

Are some cops in Brazil killers? Deadly massacre leave 11 dead in Wanda’s bar

Parts of Brazil are dangerous to visit, among them Belem the capital city of the State of Para. Despite ... Read More

African Tourism Board CEO flies home with South African terror victims on Egypt Air

African Tourism Board CEO flies home with South African terror victims on Egypt Air

African Tourism Board CEO Doris Worfel from Pretoria experienced a first-hand account on today's terror attack targeting a tour ... Read More

Is Zimbabwe planning to kidnap former Tourism Minister Mzembi in South Africa?

Is Zimbabwe planning to kidnap former Tourism Minister Mzembi in South Africa?

Travel and Tourism in Zimbabwe are on a path of urgently needed recovery, and the country is considered by ... Read More

Shocking: Aviation law firms react to US House Transportation Committee hearing on Boeing 737-8 MAX

Shocking: Aviation law firms react to US House Transportation Committee hearing on Boeing 737-8 MAX

Justin Green, military-trained pilot and partner at law firm Kreindler & Kreindler LLP, reacted to today's U.S. House Committee ... Read More

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits filed against Boeing

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits filed against Boeing

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits were filed on May 2 in Chicago, IL by the law firm Kreindler & ... Read More

ECPAT-USA report: State human trafficking laws for the lodging industry

ECPAT-USA report: State human trafficking laws for the lodging industry

To help lodging companies facing different laws about human trafficking in different states, ECPAT-USA, with the financial support of ... Read More

Sri Lanka Tourism: Demonstrating resilience after terror attacks

Sri Lanka Tourism: Demonstrating resilience after terror attacks

One week on from the deadliest terror attacks perpetrated in the country since the end of the civil war, ... Read More

Sri Lanka still safe for tourists? Heartfelt plea by Jetwing Hotels Chairman Shiromal Cooray

Sri Lanka still safe for tourists? Heartfelt plea by Jetwing Hotels Chairman Shiromal Cooray

Sri Lanka Tourism is actually open for business: There is no threat to the overall safety of visitors. This ... Read More

Sri Lanka gets a hug: Solidarity is pouring in from every corner of the world after an Easter Sunday of Terror

Sri Lanka gets a hug: Solidarity is pouring in from every corner of the world after an Easter Sunday of Terror

After an Easter of Terror Sri Lanka needs a hug. Easter Monday is the day hugs are pouring in ... Read More

Sri Lanka: More attacks in progress,  Internet off, Curfew ordered: European Union offers support and issues statement

Sri Lanka: More attacks in progress, Internet off, Curfew ordered: European Union offers support and issues statement

The European Union High Representative Vice-President Federica Mogherini issued a statement after the deadly terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka ... Read More

Terror Attack on Shangri La, Kingsbury Hotel and three churches in Sri Lanka

Terror Attack on Shangri La, Kingsbury Hotel and three churches in Sri Lanka

The Shangri La Hotel Colombo, the Kingsbury Hotel and three churches in Kochchikade and Negombo were targeted by terrorists ... Read More

Melbourne Gay Night Club shooting kills one, injures three

Melbourne Gay Night Club shooting kills one, injures three

Melbourne and locals alike find Love Machine nightclub in Prahran to be a popular part of  Melbourne R&B and ... Read More

Tartan pride celebrated nationwide and in Hawaii, too

Tartan pride celebrated nationwide and in Hawaii, too

Tartan Day is a North American celebration of Scottish heritage, observed April 6, the date on which the Declaration ... Read More

Uganda Tourism  Chief: Kidnapped American tourist is safe – rescue completed

Uganda Tourism Chief: Kidnapped American tourist is safe – rescue completed

An excited Lily Ajarova, CEO of the Uganda Tourism Board told eTurboNews late afternoon she had very good news. ... Read More

WTTC launches global taskforce on human trafficking

WTTC launches global taskforce on human trafficking

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has today announced the formation of a global taskforce to help prevent ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines has a statement on preliminary crash report

Ethiopian Airlines has a statement on preliminary crash report

Ethiopian Airlines had a tragic year so far, but it appears without fault to the carrier. The preliminary report ... Read More

Hotel owners warned: Groundbreaking sex trafficking lawsuits hold owners liable

Hotel owners warned: Groundbreaking sex trafficking lawsuits hold owners liable

  Two women recently filed lawsuits against several owners and operators of hotels in Philadelphia, alleging that the hotels ... Read More

Nepal Tourism Board CEO: Tourists not affected in deadly storm in remote southern plains

Nepal Tourism Board CEO: Tourists not affected in deadly storm in remote southern plains

Tourists in Nepal are not affected in today's deadly storm. The Nepal Prime minister KP Sharma Oli expressed his condolences ... Read More