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Green Marine: Port Canaveral receives environmental excellence distinction
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Green Marine: Port Canaveral receives environmental excellence distinction

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

Port Canaveral has received Green Marine certification a second time for advancing environmental excellence in maritime transportation and demonstrating “green” ... Read More

Tanzania tour operators want reforms to improve business landscape
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Tanzania tour operators want reforms to improve business landscape

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- June 11, 2019

Tanzania tour operators are upbeat at the news that the government would execute the reforms highlighted on the blueprint to ... Read More

Transplant Tourism equals murder in some countries
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Transplant Tourism equals murder in some countries

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

When the alternative is get an organ or die, it's human nature that people become desperate and become a transplant ... Read More

Tourism leader Karolin Troubetzkoy of St. Lucia receives Order of Merit from Germany
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Tourism leader Karolin Troubetzkoy of St. Lucia receives Order of Merit from Germany

editor editor- May 27, 2019

Instituted in 1951 by the President of the Federal Republic of Germany, Theodor Heuss, the Order of Merit is awarded ... Read More

Air New Zealand contributes $1 million to native forestry offsets
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Air New Zealand contributes $1 million to native forestry offsets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

Air New Zealand and its customers have purchased more than NZD$1 million worth of carbon offsets from permanent New Zealand ... Read More

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

editor editor- May 1, 2019

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

Gavel slams: Airbnb not eligible for privileged tax treatment
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Gavel slams: Airbnb not eligible for privileged tax treatment

editor editor- April 15, 2019

A report released on behalf of the American Hotel and Lodging Association (AHLA) calls on state and local government leaders to ... Read More

Any WOW Air reservation may not materialize: Airline has major problems
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Any WOW Air reservation may not materialize: Airline has major problems

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 25, 2019

"Bummer that WOW Air is potentially going under - had a very flawless experience with them. But does this mean ... Read More

Cardiac Arrest took PATA Life Member: Alwin Zecha, Founder Pacific Leisure Group
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Cardiac Arrest took PATA Life Member: Alwin Zecha, Founder Pacific Leisure Group

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 17, 2019

The funeral of Alwin Zecha, chairman and founder of Pacific Leisure Group, was held at Saturday at Rangsit Methodist Church ... Read More

MGM Resorts International announces leadership changes
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MGM Resorts International announces leadership changes

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

MGM Resorts International today announced changes to its leadership team and a streamlining of responsibilities to empower leaders to drive ... 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

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

Louvre 10.2 million, New York Metropolitan Museum 7.4 million visitors in 2018
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Louvre 10.2 million, New York Metropolitan Museum 7.4 million visitors in 2018

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 5, 2019

The “Heavenly Bodies” explored the links between fashion and the Catholic Church and attracted 1.7 million people to the New ... Read More

Confronting world tourism’s changing economic times
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Confronting world tourism’s changing economic times

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- January 3, 2019

There is little doubt that the tourism industry is facing some interesting and challenging times. Read More

JFK, LaGuardia and Newark airports electrifying ground transportation fleets
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JFK, LaGuardia and Newark airports electrifying ground transportation fleets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will purchase 18 Proterra Catalyst E2 vehicles for shuttle service at ... Read More

AIME’s Meeting Preferences Open
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AIME’s Meeting Preferences Open

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 18, 2018

Asia Pacific Incentives and Meetings Event (AIME) has announced the launch of its meetings software for the 2019 event, which ... Read More

PATA honors Chapters and Student Chapters in Langkawi, Malaysia
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PATA honors Chapters and Student Chapters in Langkawi, Malaysia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 23, 2018

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) honoured the accomplishments of three PATA Chapters and one Student Chapter in Langkawi, Malaysia ... Read More

Raped by tourists: Children in Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam
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Raped by tourists: Children in Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2018

Tourists rape children in Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam; it's a ... Read More

Voluntary adrenalin rush in Zimbabwe
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Voluntary adrenalin rush in Zimbabwe

editor editor- September 17, 2010

ZIMBABWE (eTN) - Volunteer work in Zimbabwe is not for the faint-hearted, but it can certainly be rewarding. Read More

2,100 jobs to be cut by Delta through buyouts
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2,100 jobs to be cut by Delta through buyouts

editor editor- February 20, 2009

CHICAGO, IL - Delta Air Lines said today that it would grant voluntary buyouts to the more than 2,100 employees ... Read More

Voluntary safety programs should return to airlines
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Voluntary safety programs should return to airlines

editor editor- December 24, 2008

ARLINGTON, VA - Airlines and pilot organizations should reinstate voluntary safety-reporting programs to ensure the highest possible level of protection ... Read More

Copa Airlines launches voluntary carbon offsetting program
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Copa Airlines launches voluntary carbon offsetting program

editor editor- October 27, 2008

PANAMA CITY - Copa Airlines, subsidiary of Copa Holdings, SA, launched a voluntary carbon offsetting program. Read More

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