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  • Wheels Up partners with International LGBTQ+ Travel Association October 20, 2020
    The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association announced today that Wheels Up has become its first global partner in the private aviation sector. Wheels Up, the leading brand in private aviation, is committed to joining IGLTA on its mission to support LGBTQ+ travel across the globe. Wheels Up will have the opportunity to engage with the association’s […]
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Flybe could be flying again by 2021 October 20, 2020
    Flybe recently said that it could be flying again next year, after administrators announced a successful deal had been agreed with investors. Flybe re-starting flights as early as next year will provide some much needed optimism for the UK and its current economic situation. However, the airline needs to avoid a repeat of what occurred […]
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Fake News in Seychelles Being Spread by Political Parties October 20, 2020
    The One Seychelles political party said: “Please do not fall for any desperate and dirty tactics such as these. Our candidate has made his position on this crystal clear. We will NOT be supporting either Red or Green camps, because to do so would be sentencing Seychelles to five more years of mismanagement and decisions […]
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  • A Tourism Hero: Agnes Mucuha of the Kenya Association of Travel Agents October 20, 2020
    Agnes Mucuha is the Chief Executive Officer of the Kenya Association of Travel Agents in Nairobi, and she is now a tourism hero and was added to www.heroes.travel . She told eTurboNews today: “It is with great humility that I am writing to accept my nomination to the International Hall of Tourism Heroes. I am […]
    Juergen T Steinmetz
  • Seychelles Tourism Stakeholders Launch Tourism Wi October 20, 2020
    Core industry stakeholders in Seychelles have joined forces in a seductive operation targeting the population with the restart of tourism in the Indian Ocean destination. The “Tourism Wi” campaign, developed by the Seychelles Hospitality & Tourism Association (SHTA) in collaboration with the marketing body of the destination, the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB), the Tourism Department […]
    Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor
  • Honolulu Mayor urgent appeal to visitors on Oahu October 20, 2020
    Traveling to Waikiki? Outspoken Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell has an urgent message for you. Caldwell told eTurboNews he will be meeting this afternoon with John de Fries, CEO of the Hawaii Tourism Authority , to push for some immediate implementations to inform tourists in Waikiki and the rest of the island of Oahu about. Caldwell […]
    Juergen T Steinmetz
  • Aeroflot resumes Moscow-Tokyo flights October 20, 2020
    National flag carrier and the largest airline in Russia, PJSC Aeroflot – Russian Airlines, commonly known as Aeroflot, announced that it will resume flights from Moscow to Tokyo on November 5. “From November 5, regular flights to Japan will resume. The first flight to Tokyo is scheduled for November 5, 2020, flights at the first […]
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Wynn Resorts Board Of Directors announces new appointment October 19, 2020
    The Wynn Resorts Board of Directors announced the appointment of Mr. Darnell Strom as member of the Company’s Board of Directors.  Mr. Strom is an Independent Director and Class I member of the Board.  His appointment was effective October 14, 2020. Mr. Strom’s decades of experience in entertainment, media and sports, along with the relationships he […]
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Powerful Alaska earthquake triggers tsunami warning October 19, 2020
    USGS reported that a powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake has struck south of Alaska, prompting a warning in the region. The quake was registered some 55 miles (90km) south of Sand Point, Alaska on Monday, at a depth of nearly 25 miles (40km). The National Weather Service announced a tsunami warning for residents in South Alaska and the […]
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  • Alaska Airlines launches Embraer 175 service in Alaska October 19, 2020
    Alaska Airlines added jet service on the Embraer 175 aircraft in the state of Alaska. The E175, operated by regional partner Horizon Air, will serve select markets in Alaska. With the reduction of air service in Alaska earlier this year, the E175 jet gives Alaska Airlines the flexibility to increase daily frequency between Anchorage and […]
    Harry S. Johnson
  • First Face-to-Face Forum between Gulf, Israeli Women a Hit October 19, 2020
    The newly-established Gulf-Israel Women’s Forum has kicked-off, with participation by the first female Emirati life coach; a deputy mayor of Jerusalem; a Hebrew-literate Emirati who is co-authoring a kosher cookbook; and a professor of international relations at the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya. The forum can be traced back to Fleur Hassan-Nahoum. Hassan-Nahoum wears many hats. She […]
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  • UNICEF to stockpile over half a billion syringes for COVID-19 vaccine by year’s end October 19, 2020
    As soon as vaccines are licensed for use, the world will need as many syringes as doses of vaccine, said UNICEF on Monday. To begin preparations, this year, UNICEF will stockpile 520 million syringes in its warehouses, part of a larger plan to have a billion syringes ready for use through 2021, to guarantee initial […]
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  • Flights from London to Barbados on British Airways October 19, 2020
    This weekend marked the inaugural flight of the relaunched year-round daily service from London Heathrow to Barbados on British Airways after a hiatus of more than 15 years. The airline’s four-class Boeing 777-200 safely landed in Bridgetown on Saturday 17 October to a warm Bajan reception, with the Royal Barbados Police Force Band playing the […]
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Greece to build wall on Turkish border to stave off migrant invasion October 19, 2020
    Greek authorities said on Monday they have finalized plans to build a 26-kilometer (16 miles) wall along Greece-Turkey border, to prevent illegal migrants from swarming into the country. The new wall will be added to an existing 10-kilometer section of fence, government spokesman Stelios Petsas said, adding that the project is due to be completed […]
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Airline passengers arrested at Entebbe airport with fake COVID-19 certificates October 19, 2020
    Ugandan aviation police and the Entebbe airport health team arrested 23 travelers for forging COVID- 19 test results.  Detained passengers include Ugandans and foreigners who are currently detained at Entebbe International Airport before they will be charged in court. Announcing the arrests on local stations, Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson Patrick Onyango said: “We have been receiving […]
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  • Qatar Airways: 99.988% of passengers COVID-19-free October 19, 2020
    Qatar Airways reports extremely low numbers of COVID-19 cases on board its aircraft after operating more than 4.6 million passenger flown sectors and over 33 billion revenue passenger kilometers on more than 37,000 COVID-19-free flights across the globe since February 2020. The success of the airline’s robust COVID-19 monitoring, detection and hygiene program has resulted […]
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Jota Aviation lands at London Biggin Hill Airport October 19, 2020
    Jota Aviation, the specialist charter and cargo airline, is opening an operational base at London Biggin Hill Airport.   Currently based at London Southend Airport, Jota Aviation specialises in passenger and cargo services, including charter flights for the sports, corporate, music and film industries. Andy Green, CEO, Jota Aviation says: “With its proximity to the […]
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  • Abu Dhabi – Tel Aviv Flights on Etihad Airways October 19, 2020
    Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, will become the first GCC carrier to operate a commercial passenger flight to and from Israel, to bring Israel’s top travel and tourism leaders to the UAE. The historic flight, flown in partnership with the Maman Group, will depart Tel Aviv on 19 October, operated by an […]
    Chief Assignment Editor
  • ARC: US travel agency seven-day air ticket volume down October 19, 2020
    Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC) today reported the following consolidated airline ticketing volume variances, compared to the same period in 2019. These totals represent sales generated by US travel agencies* and processed through the ARC settlement system. Data figures are for the seven days ending October 18, 2020.     Tickets Issued for All Itineraries:   […]
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Metastatic Uveal Melanoma Thereapeutics Market Business Growth, Industry Research, Top Key Players Survey- Market.Biz October 19, 2020
    Pune, Maharashtra, October 16 2020 (Wiredrelease) Market.Biz –:The Metastatic Uveal Melanoma Thereapeutics market research report now available at market.biz delivers a thorough analysis of the industry trends influencing the global business scenario. In addition, the report offers descriptive data along with the commercialization aspects, revenue estimation, and market size of the industry. The report explains […]
    eTN Managing Editor
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  • MEET GERMANY und Dresden machen fit für den Wandel October 19, 2020
    In diesem schwierigen, von der Corona-Pandemie geprägten Jahr ist die MICE-Branche besonders stark betroffen. Große Kongresse oder Events mussten ausfallen und auch das Tagungsgeschäft läuft eher schleppend an. Die Veranstaltung FIT4Change soll Entscheider der MICE-Branche fit machen für diese Herausforderung und für notwendige Veränderungsprozesse. Dafür haben sich die Dresden Marketing GmbH (DMG), Dresdens offizielle Dachmarketingorganisation, […]
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  • Bundesverband Freier Berufe sieht dunkelschwarz October 17, 2020
    Jeder zweite Freiberufler in Deutschland ist von der Corona-Krise stark oder sehr stark betroffen. Jedes achte Unternehmen befürchtet zudem, das kommende Jahr nicht zu überstehen. Das geht aus einer noch unveröffentlichten repräsentativen Umfrage des Bundesverbandes der Freien Berufe (BFB) hervor, die der Düsseldorfer „Rheinischen Post“ (Samstag) vorliegt. Das Institut für Freie Berufe befragte im Auftrag […]
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  • Location Tipp vom Convention Bureau in Karlsruhe October 16, 2020
    Wo befindet sich die beste Location der Stadt? Eine Frage, die sich Veranstaltungsplaner regelmäßig stellen, wenn ein Firmenevent oder ähnliches organisiert werden soll. In Karlsruhe und der Region weiß das Convention Bureau in Karlsruhe bescheid. Zahlreiche Partner können über das Convention Bureau für Karlsruhe und der Region recherchiert und angefragt werden. Wie zum Beispiel die […]
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  • Local Tourism Stakeholders in Seychelles Launch the “Tourism Wi” Campaign October 20, 2020
    Core industry stakeholders in Seychelles have joined forces in a seductive operation targeting the population with the restart of tourism in the Indian Ocean destination. The “Tourism Wi” campaign, developed by the Seychelles Hospitality & Tourism Association (SHTA) in collaboration with the marketing body of the destination, the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB), the Tourism Department […]
  • TAT celebrates Loi Krathong Festival 2020 in the new normal October 19, 2020
    Bangkok, 19 October, 20202 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is hosting the “Delightful Colours of the River, Loi Krathong Celebrations 2020” in Ayutthaya and five unique destinations – Chiang Mai, Sukhothai, Tak, Samut Songkhram and Roi Et – in line with the new normal practice to prevent the transmission of COVID-19. Mr. Yuthasak […]
  • Turn Up The Spice: W Hotels Debuts in Southwest China With the Opening of W Chengdu October 19, 2020
    W Hotels heats up local hospitality scene in the fiery Sichuan capital with bold, distinctive design W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International, expands its footprint into southwest China with a hot and spicy new addition to its dynamic portfolio. Owned by KWG Group Holdings, W Chengdu sets the stage for bold, independent guests who […]
  • Hyatt Announces Plans for Andaz Lisbon October 19, 2020
    CHICAGO (October 19, 2020) – Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with Feuring Hotel Lissabon GmbH & Co. KG for the…
  • Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) situation in Thailand as of 19 October 2020, 11.30 Hrs. October 19, 2020
    © Copyright Tourism Authority of Thailand 1600 New Phetchaburi Road, Makkasan, Ratchathevi, Bangkok 10400, THAILAND Tel : +662 250 5500 TAT Call Centre 1672 About TAT Newsroom Privacy Notice Follow on feed Facebook Twitter Vimeo Instagram Follow on feedly
  • eTN Publisher Juergen Steinmetz receives SKAL International Presidents Award October 18, 2020
    With travel restrictions and health measures implemented due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, Skål International will for the first time in its history execute a virtual Annual General Assembly in 2020. This successful assembly was conducted today under the leadership by Skål International President, Peter Morrison, based in New Zealand, and moderated by Jean-François Coté, Skål […]
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  • Three Bordeaux châteaux sold to Calon Ségur owner October 20, 2020
    Three Bordeaux châteaux sold to Calon Ségur owner Historic estate for sale in Chianti Classico country Fake Sassicaia crime ring uncovered by Italian police
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  • Historic estate for sale in Chianti Classico country October 16, 2020
    Historic estate for sale in Chianti Classico country Fake Sassicaia crime ring uncovered by Italian police Have you ever wanted a wine made in the dark? Now you can…
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  • Anson: Bordeaux 2020 harvest – An insider guide October 15, 2020
    Fake Sassicaia crime ring uncovered by Italian police Have you ever wanted a wine made in the dark? Now you can… Australian ‘rockstar’ winemaker Taras Ochota dies Anson: Bordeaux 2020 harvest – An insider guide Producer Profile: Pol Roger, plus tasting the 2013 Brut Vintage Glory in Givry: Domaine du Cellier Aux Moines New York […]
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  • Fake Sassicaia crime ring uncovered by Italian police October 15, 2020
    Fake Sassicaia crime ring uncovered by Italian police Have you ever wanted a wine made in the dark? Now you can… Australian ‘rockstar’ winemaker Taras Ochota dies
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  • Have you ever wanted a wine made in the dark? Now you can… October 14, 2020
    Have you ever wanted a wine made in the dark? Now you can… Australian ‘rockstar’ winemaker Taras Ochota dies ‘Shark Tank’ wine investment scammer jailed for two years
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  • Hawaii Daily COVID-19 Update: 10/19 October 20, 2020
    Hawaii Daily COVID-19 update of coronavirus reports and statistics from government departments as of Monday, October 19, 2020 in the Aloha State. Governor’s Office:  Government, Private-Sector Partnership Double Food Bucks to Help Hawai‘i Families, Local Agriculture The State of Hawai‘i is matching a donation of half a million dollars from a hui of private-sector organizations […]
    Linda Hohnholz - editor
  • Hawaii COVID-19 School Guidance Update October 20, 2020
    The Hawai‘i Department of Health released updated Hawaii COVID-19 school guidance to elementary, middle and high schools today to help school administrators make decisions to safely transition between different models of learning — virtual classes, traditional classroom learning, or a combination of at-home learning and in-person learning. The guidance is available on the Department of […]
    Linda Hohnholz - editor
  • Honolulu Mayor urgent appeal to visitors on Oahu October 20, 2020
    Traveling to Waikiki? Outspoken Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell has an urgent message for you. Caldwell told eTurboNews he will be meeting this afternoon with John de Fries, CEO of the Hawaii Tourism Authority , to push for some immediate implementations to inform tourists in Waikiki and the rest of the island of Oahu about. Caldwell […]
    Juergen Steinmetz
  • 39 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases October 19, 2020
    In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 39 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 14,068. There were no new deaths. The newly-reported cases break down by island as: Hawaii Island     1059 Oahu                     12494 Kauai                     60 Maui                      411 Of those total cases, 44 were residents diagnosed […]
    Linda Hohnholz - editor
  • Charley’s Taxi CEO Dale Evans cannot find Plan B for COVID-19 and tourism October 19, 2020
    She is one of 16 people in the world awarded the Safer Tourism Hero Award by Rebuilding.travel, a global group of travel and tourism professionals in 120 countries. “We know from recent experience, the anguish and damage that occur when Hawaii is not properly prepared with flexible pragmatic planning and execution”, says Dale Evans, CEO […]
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  • Honolulu Mayor urgent appeal to visitors on Oahu October 20, 2020
    Traveling to Waikiki? Outspoken Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell has an urgent message for you. Caldwell told eTurboNews, he will be meeting this afternoon with John de Fries, CEO of the Hawaii Tourism Authority to push for some immediate implementations to inform tourists in Waikiki and the rest of the Island of Oahu. Caldwell is frustrated…
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  • Hawaii COVID-19 response has no Plan B October 19, 2020
    “We know from recent experience, the anguish and damage that occur when Hawaii is not properly prepared with flexible pragmatic planning and execution”, says Dale Evans, CEO of Charley’s Taxi. Dale knows what she is talking about as a respected mover and shaker in the travel and tourism industry in Hawaii for decades. She is…
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  • Pamala loves visitors! Hawaii welcomes tourists back with Aloha and open arms October 17, 2020
    Pamala Taylor is native Hawaiian. She loves visitors, and she loves her job at family owned SunIsland Hawaii, listen to the podcast The Aloha State as of yesterday is welcoming visitors back to its beaches, resorts and attractions – and in record numbers. Pamala and so many of her colleagues are worried about their jobs.…
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  • Alarm bells 12 hours away from reopening Hawaii Tourism October 14, 2020
    Hawaii is 12 hours away from reopening tourism. Today the State recorded 10 dead and 101 new cases of COVID-19. Tourism leaders think it’s time to take a change facing a ruined economy. Honolulu Mayor Caldwell is ringing the alarm bell. The State of Hawaii had been urged by mayors to require a second COVID-19…
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  • Welcoming Visitors back to Hawaii with Aloha for one another October 14, 2020
    The beaches, the hotels, the attractions in the Aloha State of Hawaii are about to welcome visitors back to its shores. On Thursday and after 7 months of sacrifices, frustration, and discipline Hawaii serves as an example and model in the world when it comes to how a travel and tourism destination has handled the…
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  • Messe Berlin has a new CEO October 18, 2020
    In the midst of the greatest trade fair crisis of all time, Messe Berlin in Germany has appointed a new CEO. In January, Martin Ecknig takes over from Christian Göke, who, after more than 20 years at the helm, had asked to terminate his contract in April. Ecknig's appointment comes as a surprise to many […]
    Linda Hohnholz
  • Pamala loves visitors! Hawaii welcomes tourists back with Aloha and open arms October 17, 2020
    Pamala Taylor is native Hawaiian. She loves visitors, and she loves her job at family owned SunIsland Hawaii, listen to the podcast The Aloha State as of yesterday is welcoming visitors back to its beaches, resorts and attractions – and in record numbers. Pamala and so many of her colleagues are worried about their jobs. […]
    Linda Hohnholz
  • PATA Elects New Secretary/Treasurer October 15, 2020
    Explore Himalaya President and the former Chairman of Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Nepal Chapter (2013-2018), Suman Pandey, has been elected the Secretary/Treasurer of PATA. Pandey, who was representing Nepal, was voted in against Faeez Fadhilillah of Malaysia through online voting conducted by PATA on October 12. Vietnam’s Hai Ho of Vietnam was elected Vice-chair […]
    Linda Hohnholz
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  • Alaska Airlines launches Embraer 175 service in Alaska October 20, 2020
    Aviation - Alaska Airlines added jet service on the Embraer 175 aircraft in the state of Alaska. The E175, operated by regional partner Horizon Air, will serve select markets in Alaska. With the reduction of air service in Alaska earlier this year, the E175 jet gives Alaska Airlines the flexibility to increase daily frequency between […]
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Aeroflot resumes Moscow-Tokyo flights October 20, 2020
    Aviation - National flag carrier and the largest airline in Russia, PJSC Aeroflot – Russian Airlines, commonly known as Aeroflot, announced that it will resume flights from Moscow to Tokyo on November 5. “From November 5, regular flights to Japan will resume. The first flight to Tokyo is scheduled for November 5, 2020, flights at […]
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Honolulu Mayor urgent appeal to visitors on Oahu October 20, 2020
    Aviation - Traveling to Waikiki? Outspoken Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell has an urgent message for you. Caldwell told eTurboNews, he will be meeting this afternoon with John de Fries, CEO of the Hawaii Tourism Authority to push for some immediate implementations to inform tourists in Waikiki and the rest of the Island of Oahu. Caldwell […]
    Juergen T Steinmetz