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Airbus Canada ‘pleased with union ratification vote by A220 workforce’
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Airbus Canada ‘pleased with union ratification vote by A220 workforce’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 15, 2019

Airbus Canada Limited Partnership is very pleased that its International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW) unionized employees at ... Read More

Switzerland interrupted: Hundreds of thousands of Swiss women go on nationwide strike
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Switzerland interrupted: Hundreds of thousands of Swiss women go on nationwide strike

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

Women in Switzerland walked off the job on Friday, staging demonstrations to demand fairer pay, more equality, and an end ... Read More

Virginia Tourism toasts 50 Years of Love
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Virginia Tourism toasts 50 Years of Love

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 5, 2019

The Virginia Tourism Corporation today marked the 50th anniversary of their brand Virginia is For Lovers® during a press conference ... 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

One Country, One People, One Seychelles: Tourism but no militarization
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One Country, One People, One Seychelles: Tourism but no militarization

mm Alain St.Ange- May 22, 2019

This presentation is about Seychelles, the people, our hopes and our dreams.  It is from the people and for the ... Read More

Hilton Hawaiian Village workers rally in Waikiki for a better contract
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Hilton Hawaiian Village workers rally in Waikiki for a better contract

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 18, 2019

UNITE HERE Local 5 Members rallied in Honolulu to demand a better contract and better job protection for workers at ... Read More

A Strike on the Horizon: Hilton Hawaiian Village and The Modern Honolulu ?
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A Strike on the Horizon: Hilton Hawaiian Village and The Modern Honolulu ?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 17, 2019

Guests having booked the Hilton Hawaiian Village may be in for a surprise. The Hilton is the largest hotel in ... Read More

US travelers warned about mandatory Real-ID requirement changes
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US travelers warned about mandatory Real-ID requirement changes

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

US states are rushing to become Real-ID compliant in response to federal legislation, which set new, more stringent minimum standards ... Read More

WestJet Airlines to be acquired by Onex
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WestJet Airlines to be acquired by Onex

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

WestJet Airlines Ltd. announced today it has entered into a definitive agreement that provides for its acquisition in an all-cash ... Read More

Air Canada announces election of directors
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Air Canada announces election of directors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 7, 2019

Air Canada announced today that all of the nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated March 25, 2019 were ... Read More

Hawaii legislator’s push for Airbnb taxation bill a success
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Hawaii legislator’s push for Airbnb taxation bill a success

editor editor- May 1, 2019

Hawaii Senate Bill 1292 just squeaked by passing which will allow the Aloha State to collect transient accommodation and general ... Read More

South Africa Day 2019 celebrations in Bangkok
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South Africa Day 2019 celebrations in Bangkok

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- April 30, 2019

A stunning South Africa National Day celebration took place in the Thai capital at the Siam Kempinski 5 star hotel. ... Read More

Hilton Hawaiian Village workers to vote on possible strike tomorrow
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Hilton Hawaiian Village workers to vote on possible strike tomorrow

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019

UNITE HERE Local 5 hotel workers will vote Friday on whether to authorize a strike at Hilton Hawaiian Village — ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines has a statement on preliminary crash report
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Ethiopian Airlines has a statement on preliminary crash report

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019

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

Aloha is not “Aloooooha”: Stop visitors from offending Hawaiians
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Aloha is not “Aloooooha”: Stop visitors from offending Hawaiians

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 24, 2019

Do not say ALOHA or better ALOOOOOHA when visiting Hawaii. "Those of you particularly in the tourist industry and in ... Read More

Yale, Columbia, UCLA, UC Berkeley: Trump’s trade wars cost US economy $7.8 billion in 2018
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Yale, Columbia, UCLA, UC Berkeley: Trump’s trade wars cost US economy $7.8 billion in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 16, 2019

America’s trade war resulted in $7.8 billion in losses for the nation’s economy, while the subsequent higher costs of imports ... Read More

Botswana hunting proposal could put its tourism industry at risk
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Botswana hunting proposal could put its tourism industry at risk

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Botswana’s proposals to lift its hunting ban and to introduce elephant culling has fuelled political posturing, denials, misinformation, and lobbying ... Read More

‘Unnecessary and potentially damaging’: TSA union opposes Atlanta Airport legislation
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‘Unnecessary and potentially damaging’: TSA union opposes Atlanta Airport legislation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 9, 2019

Yesterday, over the opposition of the Atlanta City Council, Atlanta community groups, and the nation's largest federal employee union, the ... Read More

United Airlines giving women artists a larger than life canvas
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United Airlines giving women artists a larger than life canvas

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

In advance of Women's History Month beginning on Friday, United Airlines is launching a first-of-its-kind contest designed to find and ... Read More

Arkansas Tourism: Ark Tank wins
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Arkansas Tourism: Ark Tank wins

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

The first Ark Tank, a startup pitch competition developed by Arkansas Tourism in partnership with Innovate Arkansas at Winrock International, ... Read More

St. Maarten’s Princess Juliana Airport vying for “Most Scenic Airport Landings” crown
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St. Maarten’s Princess Juliana Airport vying for “Most Scenic Airport Landings” crown

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2019

Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) has been shortlisted for 2019 “Most Scenic Airport Landings” poll. An independent panel of travel ... Read More

Political icon of Seychelles Rifned Jumeau is no more
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Political icon of Seychelles Rifned Jumeau is no more

mm Alain St.Ange- February 15, 2019

Seychelles lost this week a veteran politician who will be missed. Rifned Jumeau, the founder of the first political party ... Read More

The world has spoken: 5 Jetwing Hotels among the top 25 hotels in Sri Lanka
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The world has spoken: 5 Jetwing Hotels among the top 25 hotels in Sri Lanka

editor editor- February 13, 2019

Jetwing Hotels renowned for its simple values and promise of traditional Sri Lankan hospitality is continuously expanding its foot print ... Read More

Seychelles received Best Luxury Travel Destination award in Beijing, China
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Seychelles received Best Luxury Travel Destination award in Beijing, China

editor editor- February 7, 2019

Seychelles is once again recognized for the world-class experience it offers, as it won the ‘Best Luxury Travel Destination’ award ... Read More

World Travel Awards voting opens for Middle East
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World Travel Awards voting opens for Middle East

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

Travel industry professionals and consumers from around the world are invited to cast their votes for the organizations in the ... Read More

The IMEX Talking Point for 2019 is ‘Imagination’
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The IMEX Talking Point for 2019 is ‘Imagination’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019

In a world of increasing technical capability, the power of imagination is regarded as a uniquely human attribute – and ... Read More

Heathrow reaches record 80 million milestone
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Heathrow reaches record 80 million milestone

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 11, 2019

A record 80 million passengers travelled through the UK’s only hub airport in 2018, up 2.7% on last year, with ... 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

Human Rights Violation in New Zealand against Foreign Tourists?
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Human Rights Violation in New Zealand against Foreign Tourists?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

In Hawaii, they call it Kamaaina Rates, in Indonesia hotel rates for locals, are highly discounted, but in New Zealand, ... Read More

Waikiki Beach Marriott workers overwhelmingly vote to ratify new contract
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Waikiki Beach Marriott workers overwhelmingly vote to ratify new contract

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018

UNITE HERE Local 5 members who work at Waikiki Beach Marriott voted overwhelmingly today to ratify a union contract that ... Read More

Saint Lucia nominated for 4 WTA Caribbean Travel Awards
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Saint Lucia nominated for 4 WTA Caribbean Travel Awards

editor editor- December 14, 2018

Fresh off its coronation as the 2018 World’s Leading Honeymoon Destination, Saint Lucia has been nominated for four new tourism ... Read More

SEC Glasgow hosts ABPCO’s annual Chairmen’s Lunch and Excellence Awards
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SEC Glasgow hosts ABPCO’s annual Chairmen’s Lunch and Excellence Awards

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2018

ABPCO’s annual Chairmen’s Lunch and Excellence Awards took place at the SEC Glasgow yesterday. The event was attended by more ... Read More

Heathrow has strongest November ever as airport sets out plan for carbon neutral growth
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Heathrow has strongest November ever as airport sets out plan for carbon neutral growth

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 10, 2018

In another consecutive record month, 6.11m passengers travelled through Heathrow in November, up 3.3%. This is the first time that ... Read More

Heathrow welcomes 80 millions passengers over twelve-month period
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Heathrow welcomes 80 millions passengers over twelve-month period

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018

As Heathrow today reaches an historic milestone, the airport has announced that it will pay to achieve ‘settled status’ for ... Read More

About to be on Strike: Flair Airlines
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About to be on Strike: Flair Airlines

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 7, 2018

The Canadian Union of Public Employees has filed 72-hour strike notice for Local 4060, representing 139 flight attendants who work ... 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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