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Helicopter crashes into midtown Manhattan building, one person killed
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Helicopter crashes into midtown Manhattan building, one person killed

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

The helicopter crash-landed onto the roof of a midtown Manhattan 54-story office building on New York's 7th avenue, north of ... 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

Jamaica Minister Hon. Bartlett: Tourism success held up by dedicated workers
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Jamaica Minister Hon. Bartlett: Tourism success held up by dedicated workers

editor editor- May 11, 2019

The Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, addressed the state of his country’s tourism in the following article written ... Read More

The Modern Honolulu hotel slapped with federal charges for worker lay off
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The Modern Honolulu hotel slapped with federal charges for worker lay off

editor editor- May 4, 2019

The Modern Honolulu recently notified 78 workers—nearly 30% of the workers at the hotel—that they will be laid off within ... Read More

Two Australian Heroes killed when saving a tourist from drowning
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Two Australian Heroes killed when saving a tourist from drowning

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 21, 2019

Tourism and Dairy are popular in  Port Campbell, a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. The town is on the Great ... Read More

Half Moon Jamaica kicks off 65th anniversary celebration
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Half Moon Jamaica kicks off 65th anniversary celebration

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

Half Moon, a destination resort and 400-acre beachfront oasis in Jamaica, is kicking off its 65th anniversary celebrations with culinary ... Read More

American tourists killed in Kenyan plane crash
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American tourists killed in Kenyan plane crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

According to Kenya Civil Aviation Authority, a light aircraft crashed in Great Rift Valley region of Kenya on Wednesday. Kenyan ... Read More

Tourists ask the darnedest things: Real questions asked of Yellowstone employees
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Tourists ask the darnedest things: Real questions asked of Yellowstone employees

editor editor- February 6, 2019

If kids say the darnedest things, it is tourists who ask the darnedest things. Just ask anyone who works in ... Read More

“Tour operator” fleeces US tourists of $20K, arrested by Uganda’s Tourism Police
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“Tour operator” fleeces US tourists of $20K, arrested by Uganda’s Tourism Police

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 26, 2019

Tourism Police on the morning of Friday, January 25, arrested a quack tour operator who had fleeced a family of ... Read More

Washington Hospitality Association supports panic buttons for workers’ protection
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Washington Hospitality Association supports panic buttons for workers’ protection

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019

The safety and security of employees is a top priority for the hospitality industry, which is why the Washington Hospitality ... 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

CNMI: U.S. Immigration rules about to destroy tourism on a remote Island territory
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CNMI: U.S. Immigration rules about to destroy tourism on a remote Island territory

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2016

Yes, it's part of the United States of America, but it's 10 time hours and more than 20 hours travel ... Read More

Why Chinese tourists travel to Hawaii, Guam or Saipan
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Why Chinese tourists travel to Hawaii, Guam or Saipan

editor editor- July 31, 2014

United States Pacific Islands are new hot destinations for the lucrative Chinese outbound travel market. Read More

Air France Dulles worker sent home over hijab
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Air France Dulles worker sent home over hijab

editor editor- June 23, 2011

WASHINGTON - A Muslim worker at Washington Dulles International Airport who was allegedly sent home because she refused to remove ... Read More

AA worker fired for responding to customer’s complaint
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AA worker fired for responding to customer’s complaint

editor editor- November 10, 2009

The worker, known only as “Mr X”, was responding to a blog post from a disgruntled customer, Dustin Curtis. Read More

Airline worker flies New York to Boston in baggage hold
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Airline worker flies New York to Boston in baggage hold

editor editor- April 1, 2009

BOSTON — A JetBlue employee says he took a free flight from New York to Boston — after falling asleep ... Read More

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