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VP Plaza España becomes official Davis Cup sponsor
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VP Plaza España becomes official Davis Cup sponsor

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 15, 2019

–VP Plaza España Design, a five-star luxury hotel located on Plaza de España on Gran Via, announces its official partnership ... Read More

U.S. Customs and Border Protection: Traveler photos, license plate images taken in data breach
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U.S. Customs and Border Protection: Traveler photos, license plate images taken in data breach

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has confirmed a data breach it learned about last month that exposed the photos of ... Read More

First ever airport drag brunch hosted by United Airlines & OTG
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First ever airport drag brunch hosted by United Airlines & OTG

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

In support of Pride Month and The Trevor Project, OTG and United Airlines are hosting the first-ever airport DJ Drag ... Read More

Who is the new Minister of Tourism in South Africa, Nkhensani Kubayi-Nguban?
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Who is the new Minister of Tourism in South Africa, Nkhensani Kubayi-Nguban?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2019

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has named Nkhensani Kubayi-Ngubane as the new minister of tourism to replace Derek Hanekom. Until ... Read More

Global Rescue joins African Tourism Board with a simple mission
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Global Rescue joins African Tourism Board with a simple mission

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2019

Global Rescue joined the African Tourism Board showing emphasis on their medical, security, evacuation, travel risk and crisis management services ... Read More

African Tourism Board VP echoes South African President: It’s time for Africa to unite!
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African Tourism Board VP echoes South African President: It’s time for Africa to unite!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 27, 2019

Africa Day united 40 heads of State on Saturday in Pretoria when attending the inauguration of the South African President, ... Read More

LB Alliance joins African Tourism Board: Some Unsolicited Advice
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LB Alliance joins African Tourism Board: Some Unsolicited Advice

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 23, 2019

Chiriga Moore, founder and owner of LB Alliance in San Francisco, California joined the African Tourism Board today. Moore said:  "Increased ... Read More

Driving intra-African connectivity and cooperation through Alliance and partnership
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Driving intra-African connectivity and cooperation through Alliance and partnership

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 17, 2019

The African Tourism Board is currently working hard to build partnerships within the aviation industry. "Seeing Africa as one destination ... Read More

Etihad Airways adopts new Boeing Toolbox Mobile Library
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Etihad Airways adopts new Boeing Toolbox Mobile Library

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has introduced Boeing’s Toolbox Mobile Library, an iPad mobile application, ... Read More

African Tourism Board breaks barriers: SA Deputy Tourism Minister and students in Pretoria smiling
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African Tourism Board breaks barriers: SA Deputy Tourism Minister and students in Pretoria smiling

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 7, 2019

The South African Deputy Minister of Tourism, Honorable Elizabeth Thabethe in partnership with  African Tourism Board represented by Vice president ... Read More

African Tourism Board and Durban ICC: Working together on Sustainable Development Goals
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African Tourism Board and Durban ICC: Working together on Sustainable Development Goals

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 4, 2019

At the ongoing Indaba travel industry trade show in Durban, African Tourism Board Vice President Cuthbert Ncube met with Lindiwe Rakharebe, ... Read More

Emirates Group Vice President appointed: Hana Al Awadhi
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Emirates Group Vice President appointed: Hana Al Awadhi

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 4, 2019

The Emirates Group has announced the appointment of Hana Al Awadhi as Vice President HR earlier this month, overseeing dnata’s ... Read More

Durban loves African Tourism Board and Africa wins
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Durban loves African Tourism Board and Africa wins

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019

Durban loves African Tourism Board, and the African Tourism Board loves Durban. Durban is the official host of the largest ... Read More

Zimbabwe Tourism invites African Tourism Board leaders to a fact-finding mission
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Zimbabwe Tourism invites African Tourism Board leaders to a fact-finding mission

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019

African Tourism Board leaders were invited to Zimbabwe for a fact-finding mission and were afforded the opportunity to participate in ... Read More

Hilton Garden Inn expands footprint in Africa
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Hilton Garden Inn expands footprint in Africa

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

Hilton Garden Inn is celebrating strong growth in Africa with four open properties and an additional 14 in the pipeline ... Read More

Swiss-Belhotel International Senior VP highlights the need for responsible tourism at ATM
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Swiss-Belhotel International Senior VP highlights the need for responsible tourism at ATM

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India, Swiss-Belhotel International, spoke today ... Read More

Personalize and remove friction for customers, Gulf travel companies told
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Personalize and remove friction for customers, Gulf travel companies told

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

Gulf-based travel and hospitality companies that use disruptive technologies to boost personalization and remove friction for customers are likely to ... Read More

CarTrawler appoints new head of North America operations
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CarTrawler appoints new head of North America operations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

CarTrawler has appointed travel industry veteran Charlie Coniglio as senior vice president, North America. Mr. Coniglio comes to CarTrawler from ... Read More

United Airlines appoints new VP
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United Airlines appoints new VP

editor editor- April 5, 2019

United Airlines today announced Michael Leskinen has been named vice president of Corporate Development and Investor Relations. Leskinen currently serves as ... Read More

Castle Resorts & Hotels names Jon Rasmussen new VP of Marketing
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Castle Resorts & Hotels names Jon Rasmussen new VP of Marketing

editor editor- April 2, 2019

Castle Resorts & Hotels has named Jon Rasmussen as vice president of marketing, where he will be responsible for spearheading ... Read More

Bombardier appoints new Senior VP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
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Bombardier appoints new Senior VP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

Bombardier today announced the appointment of Steeve Robitaille as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Bombardier Inc., effective ... Read More

Former Seychelles president President Albert Ren passed
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Former Seychelles president President Albert Ren passed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

Seychelles second and long serving President Albert Rene aged 83 died at Seychelles Hospital during in the early hours of ... Read More

U.S. Travel hires new Industry Relations VP
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U.S. Travel hires new Industry Relations VP

editor editor- February 25, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association this week announced its hiring of Angie Briggs as vice president of industry relations. Briggs comes ... Read More

Seychelles congratulated by Reunion VP at Ministerial Meeting
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Seychelles congratulated by Reunion VP at Ministerial Meeting

editor editor- February 15, 2019

Last weekend's Vanilla Islands Ministerial Meeting saw Faouzia Vitry, the Vice President of the Regional Council of Reunion Island, remind ... Read More

Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?
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Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 14, 2019

The European Union yesterday renewed sanctions against Zimbabwe after condemning the chaotic situation of human right abuses in that Southern ... Read More

ExpressJet Airlines announces new CFO and Senior VP
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ExpressJet Airlines announces new CFO and Senior VP

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

ExpressJet Airlines, a United Express carrier, today announced John Greenlee has been named Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President ... Read More

Increase in Chinese visitors outstrips global average
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Increase in Chinese visitors outstrips global average

editor editor- February 5, 2019

The Chinese are heading to Europe in ever-greater numbers to celebrate their New Year this week (February 4-10).  Bookings to ... Read More

Milan Malpensa Airport: Record-breaking 2018 traffic
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Milan Malpensa Airport: Record-breaking 2018 traffic

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

The history books have been rewritten as SEA’s Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) confirmed the continuation of its positive traffic growth, ... Read More

Travel Edge names new Executive VP
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Travel Edge names new Executive VP

editor editor- January 24, 2019

Michael Johnson joined Travel Edge as Executive Vice President, Read More

UNIGLOBE Travel agencies in BC, Ontario and Quebec named to Air Canada Circle of Excellence
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UNIGLOBE Travel agencies in BC, Ontario and Quebec named to Air Canada Circle of Excellence

editor editor- January 21, 2019

UNIGLOBE Travel agencies in Canada’s three largest provinces are among the 2019 winners of the Air Canada Circle of Excellence ... Read More

United Airlines appoints new Senior VP for Flight Operations
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United Airlines appoints new Senior VP for Flight Operations

editor editor- January 18, 2019

United Airlines (UAL) announced today a new Senior Vice President for Flight Operations. Read More

Nairobi attack predicted to have minimal impact on tourism
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Nairobi attack predicted to have minimal impact on tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

The impact of the terrorist attack on the DusitD2 hotel in Nairobi this week is predicted to have a minimal ... Read More

Over 30 countries attending Global Investment in Aviation Summit in Dubai
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Over 30 countries attending Global Investment in Aviation Summit in Dubai

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 8, 2019

The Global Investment in Aviation Summit, an initiative of the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority, will be held on 27-29 ... Read More

The importance of cruise ship tourism
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The importance of cruise ship tourism

mm Alain St.Ange- January 7, 2019

Seychelles as a country that is totally dependent on tourism and needs to now move to better understand Cruise Ship ... Read More

New MD and VP named by Radisson Hotel Group
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New MD and VP named by Radisson Hotel Group

editor editor- December 22, 2018

Radisson Hotel Group appoints Zubin Saxena to key leadership role in South Asia. Read More

United Airlines announces new VP and Treasurer
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United Airlines announces new VP and Treasurer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 17, 2018

United Airlines (UAL) today announced Pam Hendry has been named vice president and treasurer. Hendry will be responsible for Corporate ... Read More