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  • ETOA Britain and Ireland Marketplace (BIM) January 26, 2021
    The event, now in its 13th manifestation, brings together British and Irish suppliers with the main product buyers, with clients from across the world. Interested participants can register to attend […]

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  • New findings of early man at tourist site Olduvai Gorge January 23, 2021
    Olduvai Gorge is a key tourist site where visitors can learn about human evolution and prehistory. The site and new museum attract local and international tourists to visit and experience what it may have felt like to live as the earliest man did. Continue reading New findings of early man at tourist site Olduvai Gorge […]
    Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania
  • Sunwing Airlines and pilots reach tentative agreement January 23, 2021
    The Unifor 7378 Sunwing Pilot collective agreement expired on November 30, 2020, and it was announced that a tentative agreement has been reached with Sunwing Airlines which operates out of 6 bases across Canada. Continue reading Sunwing Airlines and pilots reach tentative agreement at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online.
    Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor
  • Carnival Cruise Line announces additional cruise cancellations January 23, 2021
    Carnival's guests and travel agents are being notified directly of the cancellations and their option Continue reading Carnival Cruise Line announces additional cruise cancellations at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online.
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Europe’s busiest airports named January 23, 2021
    Most Western European airports experienced a decline in passenger traffic of 70% or more in 2020 Continue reading Europe’s busiest airports named at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online.
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Boeing commits to deliver commercial planes ready to fly on 100% sustainable fuels January 23, 2021
    Sustainable aviation fuels are proven, used every day, and have the most immediate and greatest potential to reduce carbon emissions in the near and long term Continue reading Boeing commits to deliver commercial planes ready to fly on 100% sustainable fuels at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online.
    Harry S. Johnson
  • How the pandemic changed the air cargo business in 2020 January 23, 2021
    2020 in perspective: Air Cargo industry Continue reading How the pandemic changed the air cargo business in 2020 at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online.
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Mask optional: New trend in Spain and for UNWTO? January 23, 2021
    Only the Egyptian minister of tourism actually traveled Madrid to attend the 113th Executive Council and voted for Zurab Pololikashvili at the Secretary General Election. The rest of the delegates were embassy officials. Wearing a mask as mandated by Spanish law was not important, not even for the high level participant from Spain. Diplomatic immunity […]
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  • Grenada Hotel & Tourism Association announces new President January 23, 2021
    The new President of the Grenada Hotel & Tourism Association is taking over during a challenging time in the tourism sector. He and the GHTA Board and committees have committed to working to heal what has been damaged by the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue reading Grenada Hotel & Tourism Association announces new President at eTurboNews | […]
    Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor
  • The island of Procida named Italy’s Capital of Culture January 23, 2021
    Forty-four cultural projects, 330 days of programming, 240 artists, 40 original works and 8 regenerated spaces: these are the numbers of a year that promises to be unforgettable for the city of Campania region. Continue reading The island of Procida named Italy’s Capital of Culture at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online.
    Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy
  • Portugal suspends all passenger flights with UK January 22, 2021
    Portugal halts air service with Great Britain Continue reading Portugal suspends all passenger flights with UK at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online.
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Cyprus re-opens borders for foreign tourists on March 1 January 22, 2021
    Tourists will be able to visit Cyprus without quarantine restrictions if upon arrival they do not have a positive test result for COVID-19 Continue reading Cyprus re-opens borders for foreign tourists on March 1 at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online.
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Airbus unveils its helicopter Flightlab January 22, 2021
    Airbus Helicopters intends to pursue the testing of hybrid and electric propulsion technologies with its Flightlab demonstrator Continue reading Airbus unveils its helicopter Flightlab at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online.
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Lufthansa Group names head of Corporate Responsibility unit January 22, 2021
    Corporate responsibility has always been a core concern of the Lufthansa Group Continue reading Lufthansa Group names head of Corporate Responsibility unit at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online.
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Hawaii hotels: December revenue, daily rate, and occupancy declined substantially January 22, 2021
    Last month Hawaii hotel room revenues statewide fell by 77.2 percent to $107.9 million, down from $472.6 million in December 2019 Continue reading Hawaii hotels: December revenue, daily rate, and occupancy declined substantially at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online.
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Minister Bartlett: Jamaica boosts COVID-19 testing capacity to meet increased demand January 22, 2021
    All visitors who come to Jamaica will be able to access approved testing arrangements to enable them to fulfil the requirements of their respective countries for re-entry Continue reading Minister Bartlett: Jamaica boosts COVID-19 testing capacity to meet increased demand at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online.
    Harry S. Johnson
RSS Livestream News Videos
  • Brainstorming with Aviation Leaders January 23, 2021
    Vijay Poonoosamy, chairman of the World Tourism Network Aviation Interest Group is leading this second brainstorming discussion. The post Brainstorming with Aviation Leaders appeared first on livestream.travel.
  • News Talk by Livestream.travel | eTurboNews January 22, 2021
    News Talk discusses today’s news items relevant to the global travel and tourism industry. Presidential Change USA | Sandals Resorts | Aviation Industry, and more The post News Talk by Livestream.travel | eTurboNews appeared first on livestream.travel.
  • U.S Back on Track with Climate Change | Tourism Update on Inauguration Day January 21, 2021
    Today the United States rejoined the Paris Climate Agreement. The incoming US President Biden signed this on the day he took office today. Livestream interviewed Professor Geoffrey Lipman, a tourism expert on climate change and head of thesunprogram.com . This is followed by our January 20, 2021, News Talk with Dr. Peter Tarlow and Juergen... […]
  • Daily Tourism Trends and News Updates 20 January 2021 January 21, 2021
    Talking about the world of travel and tourism news on January 20, 2021 with Dr. Peter Tarlow and Juergen Steinmetz The post Daily Tourism Trends and News Updates 20 January 2021 appeared first on livestream.travel.
  • eTurboNews | Livestream News Update 19 January 2021 January 20, 2021
    The UNWTO Secretary-General was re-elected today, a new appointment at Sandals Resorts in Jamaica, Aviation, a new version of Coronavirus in Germany – and much more of discussed by Dr. Peter Tarlow and Juergen Steinmetz The post eTurboNews | Livestream News Update 19 January 2021 appeared first on livestream.travel.
  • The Inauguration: Tour Guides in Washington DC share their stories January 18, 2021
    Two days away from President Biden’s inauguration during national tension and an epidemic is very different. The best of best in the tour guide business in Washington DC tell their story in this fascinating view on America and Washington DC. Invited by the World Tourism Network former UNWTO Secretary-General Dr. Taleb RIfai is attending along... […]
  • This Silence is Scary: Washington preparing for Inauguration Day January 17, 2021
    Marisa Donato is a 30 year resident of Washington DC. Her apartment just steps away from the White House. Maricar also has been a tour guide in the US Capital City and told eTurboNews : This is spooky. The town I love is a fortress. Watch her report on how Washington DC is getting ready... […]
  • The Surf is up | Corona is so far away on Oahu’s Northshore January 17, 2021
    Pupukea, and the North Shore of the Island of Oahu, Hawaii has been the home for eTurboNews for more than 20 years. Coronavirus and the upcoming inauguration are safety and security challenges. Enjoy the surf and a drive around the Pupukea neighborhood. The world of problems seemed to be so far away on this beautiful... […]
  • Global Cruise Activist Network January 16, 2021
    A newly-formed global network of cruise port residents, civil society organizations, and labor & crime victim advocates that came together during the COVID 19 pandemic to demand “no return to business-as-usual” for cruising. What They Do? The Global Cruise Activist Network provides a forum for building relationships and alliances, and taking collective action. Our focus... […]
  • Global Cruise Activist Network Panel Discussion with World Tourism Network January 15, 2021
    A newly-formed global network of cruise port residents, civil society organizations, and labor & crime victim advocates came together during the COVID 19 pandemic to demand “no return to business-as-usual” for cruising. Meet Karla Hart of Juneau Alaska started looking critically at the cruise industry when a job put her in close contact in 1984.... […]
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  • Bodegas in Cadiz und der Region für die MICE-Branche January 14, 2021
    Andalusien ist eine herausragende Destination für Veranstaltungen aller Art. Zahlreiche Events der Automobilindustrie finden alljährlich hier statt. Man mag die herzliche Gastlichkeit und die stabilen Wetterbedingungen, die gerade für Veranstaltungen im Freien wichtig sind. Hinzu kommen die außergewöhnlichen Lichtverhältnisse, die Produkte wie zum Beispiel Kraftfahrzeuge aller Art zur besonderen Geltung kommen lassen. Grundsätzlich lässt sich […]
    Michael Seipelt
  • Sandra Enders übernimmt Geschäftsführung der VILA VITA Marburg GmbH January 13, 2021
    Seit Oktober 2020 verantwortet Sandra Enders (45) als Geschäftsführerin der VILA VITA Marburg GmbH alle zentralen Abteilungen des familiengeführten Hotel- und Gastronomie-Unternehmens. Dazu gehören Marketing, Vertrieb, Revenue Management, Veranstaltungen, Presse, Guest Service Center sowie Einkauf. Die gelernte Hotelfachfrau verfügt über 25 Jahre Erfahrung in der Hotellerie: Sie hat viele Jahre für Marken wie Hilton und […]
    Michael Seipelt
  • Gästeübernachtungen November 2020 January 13, 2021
    Im November 2020 hat sich die Corona-Krise noch stärker als in den vergangenen fünf Monaten auf den Tourismus im Inland ausgewirkt. Wie das Statistische Bundesamt (Destatis) mitteilt, gab es im November nach vorläufigen Ergebnissen 9,0 Millionen Übernachtungen in- und ausländischer Gäste. Das waren 72,2 % weniger als im November 2019. Einen ähnlichen Rückgang hatte es […]
    Michael Seipelt
RSS Business Travel | Geschäftsreisen | Dienstreisen
  • Lufthansa Group passt Maskenpflicht an January 22, 2021
    Lufthansa Group passt Maskenpflicht an Business Travel | Geschäftsreisen | DienstreisenDie Airlines der Lufthansa Group führen auf ihren Flügen von und nach Deutschland eine Pflicht zum Tragen einer medizinischen Schutzmaske ein. Die Regelung tritt am 1. Februar in Kraft. Ab diesem Zeitpunkt sind Passagiere dazu verpflichtet, während des Boardings, des Fluges und beim Verlassen des […]
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  • Amerikanische Hotellerie beurteilt Geschäftsreisemarkt sehr verhalten January 22, 2021
    Amerikanische Hotellerie beurteilt Geschäftsreisemarkt sehr verhalten Business Travel | Geschäftsreisen | DienstreisenDie amerikanische Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) hat ihren „AHLA’s State of the Hotel Industry 2021“ veröffentlicht. Darin wird der aktuelle Zustand der Hotellerie beschrieben und ein Ausblick auf die nahe Zukunft gewagt. Der Bericht untersucht die wirtschaftlichen Rahmenbedingungen für die Erholung der Hotelbranche, […]
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  • Streaming Studios in Berlin January 21, 2021
    Streaming Studios in Berlin Business Travel | Geschäftsreisen | DienstreisenAb sofort können Veranstaltungsplaner im Estrel Congress Center (ECC) nun auch virtuelle Schauplätze bespielen. Das neu geschaffene, technisch voll ausgestattete „Digital Studio“ ermöglicht die Durchführung hybrider und volldigitaler Vorträge, Talks, Produktpräsentationen, Pressekonferenzen oder Konzerte, die direkt live und weltweit gestreamt werden können. Das multifunktionale fest installierte […]
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  • Luczy: Why it's time to revisit California Chardonnay January 22, 2021
    Bordeaux: Château du Tertre sold in Margaux Top 2019 Côte de Beaune en primeur wines Michelin France 2021: Château Angélus owners’ restaurant awarded star Luczy: Why it’s time to revisit California Chardonnay Top 2019 Mâconnais en primeur wines Anson: The brilliance of 1996 Pauillac wines Top 2019 Côte Chalonnaise en primeur wines Spanish wine in […]
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  • Anson: The brilliance of 1996 Pauillac wines January 21, 2021
    Bordeaux: Château du Tertre sold in Margaux Top 2019 Côte de Beaune en primeur wines Michelin France 2021: Château Angélus owners’ restaurant awarded star Anson: The brilliance of 1996 Pauillac wines Top 2019 Côte Chalonnaise en primeur wines Spanish wine in 2021: Top trends and the 10 bottles worth seeking out Top 2019 Côte de […]
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  • Bordeaux: Château du Tertre sold in Margaux January 21, 2021
    Bordeaux: Château du Tertre sold in Margaux Top 2019 Côte de Beaune en primeur wines Michelin France 2021: Château Angélus owners’ restaurant awarded star
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  • Top 2019 Côte de Beaune en primeur wines January 20, 2021
    Top 2019 Côte de Beaune en primeur wines Michelin France 2021: Château Angélus owners’ restaurant awarded star French wineries to get aid as new US tariffs bite Top 2019 Côte de Nuits en primeur wines Brunello di Montalcino: The 10 must-know estates Burgundy 2019 en primeur: Full report plus top-scoring wines Top scoring 2018 Bordeaux […]
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  • Top 2019 Côte de Beaune en primeur wines January 20, 2021
    Top 2019 Côte de Beaune en primeur wines Michelin France 2021: Château Angélus owners’ restaurant awarded star French wineries to get aid as new US tariffs bite Spanish wine in 2021: Top trends and the 10 bottles worth seeking out Top 2019 Côte de Nuits en primeur wines Brunello di Montalcino: The 10 must-know estates […]
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  • The UNWTO Election just killed any decency left in the UN System January 20, 2021
    The UNWTO Executive Council extended the mandate for UNWTO Secretary-General Zurab Zurab Pololikashvil until the end of 2025. This is a sad day, and not an evaluation of Mr. Zurab’s qualifications or activities. Today the 113th Executive Council of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) re-elected its current Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili with a wide margin of…
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  • Washington DC is too quiet! I feel safe but scared! January 18, 2021
    My house is three minutes walk from the White House for 30 years. I welcomed visitors from every continent. I just came back from a walk. My city is quiet, way too quiet. This is scary, said Maricar Donato, a tourism hero and tour guide in Washington DC. Is Washington DC a city ready to…
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  • The Failed Coup Robbed Us of Georgia Joy January 15, 2021
    This op-ed was originally published by The Advocate. Monday, January 4, began my first official week as the new executive director of Equality Federation. I was ready to hit the ground running by playing a very small part in the massive and successful Georgia Senate get-out-the-vote effort. I spent my first two days volunteering with…
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  • IGLTA Foundation introduces new 2021 Board officers January 14, 2021
    The IGLTAF will remain focused on providing diverse market research for all members, mentoring new LGBTQ+ businesses and emerging destinations, and delivering quality educational programing for ‘new normal’ industry trends The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association Foundation began the new year with new officers at the helm. Theresa Belpulsi, Vice President of Tourism, Sports & Visitor…
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  • How you can influence the future of Aviation? January 13, 2021
    The World Tourism Network emerged out of a grassroots initiatives known as rebuilding.travel. Aviation veteran Vijay Poonoosamy, a former VP for Etihad Airways is now leading the Aviation Interest Group of WTN. A first brainstorming session is scheduled for WTN members and the public to participate on January 20 and 22. The newly founded aviation…
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  • Tanzania establishes National Convention Bureau January 20, 2021
    Tanzania has established a Nationoal Convention Biurea as plans get underway to diversify the tourism offerings by reaching out to tourists attending meetings and conferences. By providing more venues, the country can capitalize on tourists that are already in the country for business purposes to take part in other tourism activities. Continue reading Tanzania establishes […]
    Linda Hohnholz
  • Airports Council International cancels 2021 ACI Africa event January 19, 2021
    The COVID-19 pandemic continues to stomp out hope of reactivating events that had to be cancelled in 2020 due to the coronavirus. Its latest victim is the Airport Council International (ACI) Africa event that was scheduled for March 18-21, 2021. This Conference and Exhibition scheduled for Mombasa in Kenya will now be held in March […]
    Linda Hohnholz
  • UNWTO set to bribe 34 Countries over Dinner, Georgia Style January 16, 2021
    In a top-secret move by the World Tourism Organization, a dinner designed to bribe 34 countries was just added to the official UNWTO Election program yesterday. Spanish celebrity chef Dani García will prepare the bribery dinner at the Four Seasons Hotel in Madrid on Monday paid for by the Foreign Minister of Georgia in an […]
    Linda Hohnholz
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  • United Airlines receives hospital-grade certification for cleaning and safety January 12, 2021
    Aviation - Recognition from APEX and SimpliFlying underscores that United will continue to innovate and raise the standard when it comes to preventing the spread of COVID-19 Continue reading United Airlines receives hospital-grade certification for cleaning and safety at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. aviation.travel
    Harry S. Johnson
  • COVID-19 pandemic has cost global tourism industry $935 billion January 12, 2021
    Aviation - COVID-19 pandemic has had a huge financial impact on tourism globally, affecting all countries around the world, as well as airlines, travel operators and other hospitality providers in the sector Continue reading COVID-19 pandemic has cost global tourism industry $935 billion at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. aviation.travel
    Harry S. Johnson
  • Jetcraft appoints Americas Sales Director January 12, 2021
    Aviation - Spangler will oversee Jetcraft’s strategic partnerships in the region, including Aerolineas Ejecutivas which operates as a Jetcraft authorized representative in Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean and the Latin market in Florida and Texas Continue reading Jetcraft appoints Americas Sales Director at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. aviation.travel
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  • Hawaii Daily COVID-19 Update: 1/22 January 23, 2021
    Hawaii Daily COVID-19 update of coronavirus reports and statistics from government departments as of Friday, January 22, 2021 in the Aloha State. Department of Health:  132 COVID-19 Cases and Four Deaths Reported DOH reports 132 new cases of coronavirus today and four (4) additional deaths, raising the state’s COVID-19 death toll to 332. Deaths: O‘ahu […]
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  • 4 Deaths and 132 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases January 23, 2021
    In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 132 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 24,870 (up 0.5% from the previous day). To date, 931,476 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 24,497 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 2.4%. Currently, the […]
    Linda Hohnholz - editor
  • Hawaii to release preliminary weekday COVID-19 vaccination amounts January 23, 2021
    To more accurately convey the number of COVID-19 vaccinations administered in Hawai’i, the Department of Health (DOH) is releasing a preliminary number in addition to the vetted and verified number issued every Wednesday. This new preliminary number will be posted daily, Monday through Friday, by 8 a.m. on the DOH Disease Outbreak Control Division (DOCD […]
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  • Temporary Honolulu Airport runway closures January 23, 2021
    The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Airports Division advises Oahu residents that Runways 4R/22L and 8R/26L at the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) will be closed for runway improvements on various nights for approximately one month beginning Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021 from 5:30 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. the following morning. The work will not […]
    Linda Hohnholz - editor
  • Hawaii hotels: December revenue, daily rate, and occupancy declined substantially January 22, 2021
    Last month Hawaii hotel room revenues statewide fell by 77.2 percent to $107.9 million, down from $472.6 million in December 2019 Continue reading Hawaii hotels: December revenue, daily rate, and occupancy declined substantially at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online.
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