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Argentina hopes to attract more Chinese tourists with ‘Hilton Huanying’

Argentina hopes to attract more Chinese tourists with ‘Hilton Huanying’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 15, 2019 20:00 0

Argentina is banking on "Hilton Huanying" program that derives from the Chinese word for "welcome", to attract more Chinese tourism. The program is backed by ... Read More

First Wyndham Garden hotel opens in Argentina

First Wyndham Garden hotel opens in Argentina

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- July 12, 2019 18:42 0

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts is the hotel franchising company, with approximately 9,200 hotels across more than 80 countries on six continents. Through its network of ... Read More

Marriott International: First W Hotel In Argentina

Marriott International: First W Hotel In Argentina

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- July 11, 2019 19:10 0

Born from the bold attitude and 24/7 culture of New York City, W Hotels, part of Marriott International, Inc., has disrupted and redefined the hospitality scene for nearly ... Read More

US and Argentina agree to modernize 1985 Air Transport Services Agreement

US and Argentina agree to modernize 1985 Air Transport Services Agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 26, 2019 20:30 0

Today, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao and Argentine Minister of Transport Guillermo Dietrich signed a Protocol of Amendment that modernizes the 1985 Air ... Read More

UNWTO Deputy Secretary General Sanclemente leaves: Gustavo Santo from Argentina next?

UNWTO Deputy Secretary General Sanclemente leaves: Gustavo Santo from Argentina next?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 20, 2019 02:14 0

There will be a farewell cocktail tonight at UNWTO Madrid to say farewell to the UNWTO Deputy Secretary-General Mr. Jaime Alberto Cabal Sanclemente of Colombia. ... Read More

Argentina welcomes new nonstop American Airlines flight from Miami to Cordoba

Argentina welcomes new nonstop American Airlines flight from Miami to Cordoba

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 19, 2019 19:34 0

On June 7, American Airlines launched the start of new nonstop service from Miami to Cordoba. The new service will operate four times weekly on ... Read More

Not only tourism came to an end in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay Sunday

Not only tourism came to an end in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay Sunday

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 16, 2019 21:48 0

Not only tourism came to a stillstand on Sunday, but most activities were cut off to many ten millions of people in Argentina, Uruguay and ... Read More

Tourists are cashing in on Argentina’s economic woes

Tourists are cashing in on Argentina’s economic woes

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2019 15:22 0

International travelers are flocking to Argentina, taking advantage of the poorly performing peso to boost the value of their holiday spending money, according to latest ... Read More

Brazils changing LGBT policies may mean tourism increase for Argentina

Brazils changing LGBT policies may mean tourism increase for Argentina

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 3, 2019 20:41 0

Argentina and Brazil had always been competing. This is not only true for soccer, but also for tourism. Anti-LGBT policies in the making in Brazil may ... Read More

UNWTO and Unidigital support innovation and entrepreneurship in the Americas

UNWTO and Unidigital support innovation and entrepreneurship in the Americas

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2018 06:30 1

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) provided its support at the inauguration in Argentina of the first specialized hub for tourism in the Americas - Unidigital. ... Read More

The World is Right Here: Hilton shows how with synchronized events

The World is Right Here: Hilton shows how with synchronized events

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 21, 2018 19:41 0

Hilton, brought to life the brand's tagline of "The World is Right Here" through a synchronized event at properties in Beijing's Wangfujing and Yunnan'sFuxian Lake. Read More

Imposter with walkie-talkie “clears” plane for take off at Buenos Aires airport

Imposter with walkie-talkie “clears” plane for take off at Buenos Aires airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 14, 2018 08:14 1

A private pilot in Argentina made what appears to be the worst-advised prank ever when he set his walkie-talkie frequency to that used by the ... Read More

South American travel slows following Argentina debt crisis

South American travel slows following Argentina debt crisis

editor editor- September 25, 2018 09:41 0

Argentina citizens reining in their appetite to travel as shown in flight bookings for last 4 months of the year just 1% ahead of last ... Read More

Airbus Perlan Mission II soars to over 62,000 feet, sets altitude world record

Airbus Perlan Mission II soars to over 62,000 feet, sets altitude world record

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 27, 2018 16:15 0

Airbus Perlan Mission II made history again yesterday in El Calafate, Argentina, by soaring to a pressure altitude of over 62,000 feet. Read More

Nine Chilean passenger planes forced to land over phony bomb threats

Nine Chilean passenger planes forced to land over phony bomb threats

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 18, 2018 18:15 0

Nine planes in Chilean, Peruvian and Argentinian airspace have been forced to make emergency landings over bomb threats. Read More

Boca Juniors new Jersey: Qatar Airways has a big part of it

Boca Juniors new Jersey: Qatar Airways has a big part of it

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 22, 2018 19:29 0

Qatar Airways and Boca Juniors are pleased to reveal the top Argentinian football club’s new jersey, featuring the airline’s logo. The award-winning airline signed an ... Read More

Fallout from financial turmoil in Argentina having a huge impact on travel

Fallout from financial turmoil in Argentina having a huge impact on travel

editor editor- June 20, 2018 19:40 0

Outbound travel bookings collapsed after the Peso crashed in May and Argentina President Macri asked the IMF for a bailout. Bookings for travel from Argentina ... Read More

UN child rights committee to review Argentina, Angola, Algeria, Montenegro, Russia, Lesotho and Norway

UN child rights committee to review Argentina, Angola, Algeria, Montenegro, Russia, Lesotho and Norway

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 11, 2018 00:15 0

The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child will meet in Geneva from May 14 to June 1, 2018 to review children's rights in ... Read More

Qatar Airways announces partnership with football sporting giants Boca Juniors

Qatar Airways announces partnership with football sporting giants Boca Juniors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2018 17:20 2

Qatar Airways is further strengthening its sporting partnerships around the world with the announcement that from the upcoming season (2018/19) it will become the Official ... Read More

UNWTO: Tourism’s leading role in creating more and better jobs

UNWTO: Tourism’s leading role in creating more and better jobs

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2018 18:30 0

Global unemployment is still on a high with over 190 million in 2018, according to the International Labor Organization (ILO). This alarming rate calls for ... Read More

WTTC Summit 2018 Buenos Aires: Was it worth it?

WTTC Summit 2018 Buenos Aires: Was it worth it?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2018 17:38 0

The 2018 World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) annual summit 2018 concluded in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Thursday, April 19, 2018. Those that are considered ... Read More

Top 10 things we learned at WTTC on day 2

Top 10 things we learned at WTTC on day 2

editor editor- April 20, 2018 05:26 0

On the final day of the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Global Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, held on April 18 and 19, former ... Read More

WTTC Members join fight against illegal wildlife trade

WTTC Members join fight against illegal wildlife trade

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 19, 2018 18:15 0

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has today launched a new initiative for the Travel & Tourism sector to join the global fight against ... Read More

The Buenos Aires Declaration on Travel & Tourism and Illegal Wildlife Trade

The Buenos Aires Declaration on Travel & Tourism and Illegal Wildlife Trade

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 19, 2018 18:04 0

World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has today launched a new initiative for the Travel & Tourism sector to join the global fight against illegal ... Read More

The winners are… : WTTC 2018 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

The winners are… : WTTC 2018 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 19, 2018 17:59 0

WTTC is delighted to announce the 2018 leaders in sustainable tourism at the 2018 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards ceremony. The Awards, which were presented at ... Read More

WTTC announces winners of 2018 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

WTTC announces winners of 2018 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 19, 2018 17:30 0

WTTC is delighted to announce the 2018 leaders in sustainable tourism at the 2018 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards ceremony. The Awards, which were presented at ... Read More

American Airlines Buenos Aires – Los Angeles announced at WTTC Summit

American Airlines Buenos Aires – Los Angeles announced at WTTC Summit

editor editor- April 18, 2018 23:34 0

The Argentine Tourism Minister and American Airlines today agreed at the WTTC Summit to announce a new non-stop flight from EZE to LAX (Buenos Aires ... Read More

Child Protection has a powerful voice at the WTTC Summit in Buenos Aires

Child Protection has a powerful voice at the WTTC Summit in Buenos Aires

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 18, 2018 15:23 0

At a press conference today in Buenos Aires at the ongoing WTTC Summit Sandra Howard, Vice Minister, Commerce Industry and Tourism of Colombia and Helen ... Read More

All star line up at WTTC 2018 Summit opening in Buenos Aires, Argentina

All star line up at WTTC 2018 Summit opening in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 18, 2018 14:47 0

The global travel and tourism world is currently at the Hilton Hotel in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The president of Argentina, H.E. Mauricio Marci personally attended ... Read More

President Macri of Argentina: First WTTC World Leader for Travel & Tourism

President Macri of Argentina: First WTTC World Leader for Travel & Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 18, 2018 14:30 0

President Maurico Macri of Argentina was today recognised by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) as its first World Leader for Travel & Tourism. ... Read More

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