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SUNx Calls for Climate Neutral Aviation 2050 Moon-shot

SUNx Calls for Climate Neutral Aviation 2050 Moon-shot

Professor Geoffrey Lipman, SUNx Co-founder in 16th Assad Kotaite Memorial Address, calls for Climate Neutral Aviation 2050 Moon-shot. Urges ... Read More

Canada and US issue Dominica travel advisories over ‘civil unrest’

Canada and US issue Dominica travel advisories over ‘civil unrest’

The Government of Canada and the United States Department of State have issued Dominica travel advisories. Travel warnings were ... Read More

Canada’s Great Kitchen Party: Top chefs to go head to head in Ottawa

Canada’s Great Kitchen Party: Top chefs to go head to head in Ottawa

Visitors to Ottawa will have even more food for thought early next year as the Shaw Centre gears up ... Read More

Brazil Corporate Travel and Cruise Specialist AZ Travel joins UNIGLOBE

Brazil Corporate Travel and Cruise Specialist AZ Travel joins UNIGLOBE

UNIGLOBE Travel has expanded its network in South America with the addition of UNIGLOBE AZ Travel in Curitiba. Owned ... Read More

Kenya tour operator UNIGLOBE Let’s Go Travel attains global certification for sustainable practices

Kenya tour operator UNIGLOBE Let’s Go Travel attains global certification for sustainable practices

UNIGLOBE Travel International member UNIGLOBE Let’s Go Travel in Nairobi, Kenya, has become one of the first tour operators ... Read More

Tourism’s growth raises challenges, Tourism Industry Association of Canada told

Tourism’s growth raises challenges, Tourism Industry Association of Canada told

Across the 185 countries in the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), one-fifth of all new jobs last year ... Read More

Canada’s minority government provides tourism opportunities

Canada’s minority government provides tourism opportunities

Canada’s new minority government can provide the tourism industry with lobbying challenges—but also important new opportunities, industry leaders were ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation joins forces with VIP hotel and tour operator delegation for largest media blitz in BTO Canada history!

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation joins forces with VIP hotel and tour operator delegation for largest media blitz in BTO Canada history!

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation delegates lead by Minister of Tourism, the Hon. Dionisio D’Aguilar, as well ... Read More

UNIGLOBE Travel South Asia grows to 60 locations with addition of new agency in Hyderabad

UNIGLOBE Travel South Asia grows to 60 locations with addition of new agency in Hyderabad

UNIGLOBE Focus Travel & Tours is the newest member of UNIGLOBE Travel South Asia. Located in Hyderabad, the state ... Read More

De Havilland Canada arrives in UAE for Dubai Airshow

De Havilland Canada arrives in UAE for Dubai Airshow

De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited (De Havilland Canada) today announced its participation in the upcoming Dubai Airshow in ... Read More

Airbus unveils Air Canada’s first A220

Airbus unveils Air Canada’s first A220

Air Canada’s first Airbus A220 was unveiled this week when it rolled out of the painting hangar at the ... Read More

Vancouver International Airport first in Canada to use NEXUS facial recognition

Vancouver International Airport first in Canada to use NEXUS facial recognition

Today, Innovative Travel Solutions (ITS) by Vancouver International Airport announced that their proprietary line of self-service, biometric-enabled kiosks, BorderXpress, ... Read More

Tourism promotion and hotel tax: Is that an oxymoron?

Tourism promotion and hotel tax: Is that an oxymoron?

Adding a hotel tax onto bills seems to be the way to go if funding is needed for tourism ... Read More

Skal Hamilton renamed

Skal Hamilton renamed

Skal Hamilton Club, in consultation with Skal Canada has gained approval from Skal International for the club to officially ... Read More

Air Tanzania places first firm order with De Havilland for Dash 8-400 aircraft

Air Tanzania places first firm order with De Havilland for Dash 8-400 aircraft

De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited (De Havilland Canada) announced today that the United Republic of Tanzania, represented by ... Read More

‘Ladies and gentlemen’ do not fly Air Canada any more

‘Ladies and gentlemen’ do not fly Air Canada any more

Addressing passengers as ‘ladies and gentlemen’ is discriminatory against those who don’t identify as either, Air Canada has decided. ... Read More

UNIGLOBE Travel International launches UNIGLOBE Apartment Services for travellers seeking full-suite accommodations

UNIGLOBE Travel International launches UNIGLOBE Apartment Services for travellers seeking full-suite accommodations

UNIGLOBE Travel International has partnered with The Apartment Service (TAS) to cater to business and holiday travellers seeking alternatives ... Read More

Israel Ministry appoints Director of Tourism for Canada

Israel Ministry appoints Director of Tourism for Canada

The Israel Ministry of Tourism has appointed Gal Hana as Consul, Director of Tourism for Canada. Prior to his ... Read More

Warning when buying airline tickets from JustFly

Warning when buying airline tickets from JustFly

The state of California has launched a lawsuit against online travel agencies FlightHub and JustFly for alleged "unscrupulous business ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett announces Luxury Planet Hotel for Jamaica

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett announces Luxury Planet Hotel for Jamaica

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett today announced that a Sunwing Travel Group led luxury Planet Hollywood Hotel & ... Read More

Air Canada brings NHL Fan Flight back for new season

Air Canada brings NHL Fan Flight back for new season

As the puck drops on another NHL season and fans from coast to coast cheer for their favorite teams, ... Read More

Air Transat announces direct flights between Montreal and Copenhagen

Air Transat announces direct flights between Montreal and Copenhagen

Air Transat announced that it will offer direct flights between Montreal and Copenhagen, Denmark, next summer. The new service ... Read More

IATA: Supporting carbon neutral growth tops full agenda at ICAO Assembly

IATA: Supporting carbon neutral growth tops full agenda at ICAO Assembly

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) expressed high expectations for the outcomes of the 40th Assembly of the International ... Read More

Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation to open SpaceJet Montreal Center

Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation to open SpaceJet Montreal Center

Today, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation announced plans to establish their footprint in the Montreal region of Quebec, Canada. Having launched ... Read More

St. Kitts develops the growth potential of its Canadian market

St. Kitts develops the growth potential of its Canadian market

The delegation from St. Kitts led by Minister of Tourism the Hon. Lindsay F.P. Grant met with top management ... Read More

UNIGLOBE Travel International expands service to Moscow

UNIGLOBE Travel International expands service to Moscow

UNIGLOBE Travel has expanded its network to Russia with the addition of Global Partner UNIGLOBE Talarii Travel. Based in ... Read More

Air Canada launches year-round flights from Montreal to Bogotá, Colombia

Air Canada launches year-round flights from Montreal to Bogotá, Colombia

Air Canada today announced the introduction of new year-round service between Montreal and Bogotá, Colombia beginning June 2, 2020. ... Read More

Ottawa and The Hague CVB in close cooperation

Ottawa and The Hague CVB in close cooperation

Ottawa Tourism and The Hague Convention Bureau officials gathered yesterday to witness the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding ... Read More

Ottawa Tourism and Hague Convention Bureau sign meetings and conference MOU

Ottawa Tourism and Hague Convention Bureau sign meetings and conference MOU

Senior representatives from Ottawa Tourism and The Hague Convention Bureau gathered yesterday to witness the signing of a Memorandum ... Read More

Ottawa Tourism and The Hague Convention Bureau reveal joint association and event marketing partnership

Ottawa Tourism and The Hague Convention Bureau today revealed their intention to sign a friendly memorandum of understanding (MOU) ... Read More

Bird strike sets plane engine on fire, prompts horrifying emergency landing

Bird strike sets plane engine on fire, prompts horrifying emergency landing

The absolutely last thing anyone wants to see on a flight would be the flames licking around the wings ... Read More

President and CEO of National Airlines Council of Canada set to leave in the fall

President and CEO of National Airlines Council of Canada set to leave in the fall

After leading the National Airlines Council of Canada (NACC) through a period of significant federal policy and legislative changes, ... Read More

UNIGLOBE expands in Europe with the addition of Corporate Travel Bulgaria

UNIGLOBE expands in Europe with the addition of Corporate Travel Bulgaria

UNIGLOBE Corporate Travel Bulgaria is the newest member of the UNIGLOBE Travel Global Partner network in Europe. UNIGLOBE Corporate ... Read More

Air Canada announces new nonstop service between Montreal and Toulouse, France

Air Canada announces new nonstop service between Montreal and Toulouse, France

Air Canada announced today the introduction of year-round service between Montreal and Toulouse starting June 4, 2020. The five-times ... Read More

Caribbean Tourism Organization brings positive, infectious vibes to Toronto on Caribbean Media Day

Caribbean Tourism Organization brings positive, infectious vibes to Toronto on Caribbean Media Day

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) celebrated Canada’s best examples of travel journalism and social media entrepreneurship at a recent ... Read More

Barbados International Airport installs biometric kiosks

Barbados International Airport installs biometric kiosks

“As air travel continues to experience remarkable growth, we understand the need for greater innovation to solve passenger processing ... Read More