Tag: voting

Etihad Airways and Swae to launch artificial intelligence-powered crowd-sourcing platform
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Etihad Airways and Swae to launch artificial intelligence-powered crowd-sourcing platform

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

Etihad Airways (Etihad), the national airline of the UAE, and Swae, a startup based in Vancouver, have partnered to launch ... 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

Fraport Annual General Meeting: Shareholders to receive dividend of €2.00 per share
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Fraport Annual General Meeting: Shareholders to receive dividend of €2.00 per share

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 28, 2019

At Fraport AG’s regular Annual General Meeting (AGM) today, 99.97 percent of the shareholders approved the recommended dividend of €2.00 ... Read More

Controversial Eurovision in Israel crowns The Netherland with Arcade by Duncan Laurence
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Controversial Eurovision in Israel crowns The Netherland with Arcade by Duncan Laurence

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 19, 2019

The Eurovision contest in Tel Aviv Israel was a nonstop tourist party but not without controversy. Many were protesting against ... Read More

Her Art Here: United Airlines unveils aircraft paint job designs by female artists
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Her Art Here: United Airlines unveils aircraft paint job designs by female artists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019

Today United Airlines revealed the two winning designs, selected through a combination of official judging and public voting, for Her ... 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

Voting opens for 5th annual World Spa Awards
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Voting opens for 5th annual World Spa Awards

editor editor- April 30, 2019

The international voting window for the World Spa Awards 2019 – the spa and wellness sector’s most trusted annual awards ... 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

Guam Visitors Bureau Director Flori-Anne dela Cruz named 2019 PATA Face of the Future
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Guam Visitors Bureau Director Flori-Anne dela Cruz named 2019 PATA Face of the Future

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 25, 2019

Flori-Anne dela Cruz, the youth representative to the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) Board of Directors, is today named as the ... 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

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

Connect, learn, grow at Start-Up Innovation Camp 2019 World Tourism Forum Lucerne
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Connect, learn, grow at Start-Up Innovation Camp 2019 World Tourism Forum Lucerne

mm Alain St.Ange- February 18, 2019

Martin Barth, the Head of the World Tourism Forum Lucerne (WTFL) has confirmed that for the 4th time, World Tourism ... 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

Air Canada and Chorus Aviation finalize purchase agreement for Jazz Aviation
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Air Canada and Chorus Aviation finalize purchase agreement for Jazz Aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

Air Canada and Chorus Aviation Inc., parent company of Jazz Aviation LP, today confirmed that all conditions have been met ... 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

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

Congress Prague scores travel and tourism award
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Congress Prague scores travel and tourism award

editor editor- January 22, 2019

The new Congress Prague website awarded as one of the best digital projects of the Czech Travel & Tourism industry. Read More

eTN Sri Lanka contributor appointed to international board of Asian Eco-Tourism Network 
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eTN Sri Lanka contributor appointed to international board of Asian Eco-Tourism Network 

editor editor- January 14, 2019

Srilal Miththapala, senior tourism industry personality and regular contributor to eTurboNews from Sri Lanka, has been appointed to the Board ... Read More

Southwest Airlines reaches Tentative Agreement with Teamsters
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Southwest Airlines reaches Tentative Agreement with Teamsters

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 11, 2019

Southwest Airlines and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, the union that represents Southwest's Material Specialists, today announced that a Tentative ... 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

New York City Town Hall stars Mayor DeBlasio
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New York City Town Hall stars Mayor DeBlasio

editor editor- December 31, 2018

It is not a surprise that politics has morphed into an entertainment vehicle. The people who populate the White House ... Read More

Mekong Tourism launches new visual storytelling campaign
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Mekong Tourism launches new visual storytelling campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018

The “Mekong From Above” aerial photo and video contest, the first of its kind in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS), ... 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

Revealed: Why travel to Guam if you’re a woman
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Revealed: Why travel to Guam if you’re a woman

editor editor- August 7, 2018

The Guam Visitors Bureau has announced that Guam was selected as one of the world’s top safety destinations in 2018 ... 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

Who is the new PATA Executive Board?
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Who is the new PATA Executive Board?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2018

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) elected a new PATA Executive Board . Dr. Chris Bottrill, Director, International and Dean of ... Read More

PATA Board: A new Executive Board elected and Sarah Mathews is the chair
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PATA Board: A new Executive Board elected and Sarah Mathews is the chair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2017

Who is on the new PATA Executive Board?  Today it was made official  The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) announced the election ... Read More

Happy 4th of July but not so happy in Guam, where America starts the day
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Happy 4th of July but not so happy in Guam, where America starts the day

editor editor- July 4, 2013

There are 180,000 proud Americans currently celebrating US Independence Day in Guam, USA. Read More

New Kenya constitution takes effect on August 27
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New Kenya constitution takes effect on August 27

editor editor- August 12, 2010

(eTN) - The administration in Kenya has set Friday, August 27 as the day when the new constitution will be ... Read More

Ten percent rise in World Travel Awards voting registrations
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Ten percent rise in World Travel Awards voting registrations

editor editor- September 15, 2009

More than 183,000 registrations to vote have been made online since the 2009 voting got underway five months ago, 16,000 ... Read More

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