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  • Should You Invest in Bitcoin or Gold? Let’s Find Out August 4, 2020
    South Africa, 4th August 2020 (Wiredrelease)Over the past few years, Bitcoin has been regarded by many to be the new “digital gold”. It has also been referred to as a safe haven asset to invest in, especially when the markets are under pressure or experiencing huge volatility, such as our present global crisis (COVID-19). There […]
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  • PATA takes on plastic pollution August 4, 2020
    The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has today become a signatory of the Global Tourism Plastics Initiative, led by the United Nations Environment Programme and World Tourism Organization, in collaboration with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation. The Global Tourism Plastics Initiative unites the tourism sector behind a common vision to address the root causes of plastic pollution. It enables businesses and governments to take […]
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  • FRAPORT:COVID-19 Pandemic Leads to Sharp Revenue and Profit Decline  August 4, 2020
    Impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic, the airport operator Fraport posted a sharp drop in revenue during the first half of 2020, with a clearly negative Group result (net profit). The operating performance, which already slowed down in the first quarter of the year, weakened further during the second quarter, in line with expectations. Frankfurt Airport’s […]
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  • Your upcoming Hawaii vacation: Wait! August 4, 2020
    A surprise outbreak of COVID-19 on Oahu has prompted  Hawaii Governor David Ige to indicate at a news conference today, he may consider another postponement to allow tourists to arrive in the State without the mandatory 14-day quarantine. Even with quarantine in place, an increasing number of visitors are arriving anyway. On Saturday 997 visitors […]
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  • New US Ambassador to Tanzania Finally Starts Tour of Duty August 4, 2020
    The newly-appointed US Ambassador to Tanzania, Dr. Donald Wright, has taken over his tour of duty after several years of the US embassy in Tanzania’s commercial capital Dar es Salaam running under the Charge de Affaires with support from junior diplomatic staff. US President Donald Trump had named the then-nominated Dr. Wright a new Ambassador […]
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  • Rebuilt India Temple Set to Boost Tourism August 4, 2020
    The city of Ayodhya, the administrative headquarters of Faizabad district of Uttar Pradesh, India, has been in news for several decades. An India temple was demolished in the 1990s as Hindus said it was built on a temple site associated with Lord Rama, worshipped by Hindus. It has taken years of judicial intervention before the […]
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  • Electronic tracking devices will spare some Singapore visitors COVID-19 quarantine August 4, 2020
    Singapore authorities announced that not all new arrivals to the city-state will have to quarantine at a government facility during COVID-19 epidemic. Instead, the visitors from certain countries and returning Singapore residents will be issued an electronic monitoring device that will alert authorities if they leave home. Government officials said that they will track incoming […]
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  • Eurail launches first ever digital pass solution August 4, 2020
    After successful testing in June, the highly anticipated e-version of the iconic Eurail pass is now available online for travelers to Italy. The new Italy Mobile Pass is currently available at the Eurail webshop, with a mobile version of the multi-country Global Passes, and additional One Country Passes, to follow later this year. This marks […]
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  • Emirates to fly its flagship A380 superjumbo to Guangzhou August 3, 2020
    Emirates has announced that it will deploy its iconic A380 aircraft to Guangzhou from 8 August 2020. The airline has also restarted its A380 operations to Amsterdam and Cairo this week, and introduced a second daily A380 service to London Heathrow, serving market demand and offering customers more travel options. Emirates has so far resumed […]
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  • Lufthansa adds more European destinations from Munich Airport August 3, 2020
    In the late summer season, Lufthansa will take off from Munich Airport to five further European destinations. Beginning 7 September, the airline will be returning to Marseille, Gothenburg, Kiev and Sibiu/Romania, and from 5 October to Graz. Already, Lufthansa has significantly expanded its European services during the Bavarian summer holidays and added the Greek island […]
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  • New Leader at Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board August 3, 2020
    Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board (Los Angeles Tourism), the official destination marketing organization for the City of Los Angeles, today announced that its board of directors has appointed Adam Burke as President and CEO, removing his interim title. Burke will be responsible for ensuring the achievement of the organization’s mission, which is to leverage […]
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  • Sarovar Hotels Appoints New Regional Sales Manager August 3, 2020
    Sarovar Hotels Pvt. Ltd. has announced the appointment of Sameer Malik as their New Regional Sales Manager for West, who will spearhead the Sales development and implementation of business strategies for West Zone. A focused and analytical hospitality professional, Sameer brings with him over a decade of rich and varied experience in Sales and revenue […]
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  • Seychelles Tourism Making a Comeback August 3, 2020
    Seychelles tourism takes a step forward inviting guests for a safe travel experience as travel slowly takes a fresh start in many countries around the world. After several months of absence at the Seychelles International airport of Pointe Larue, Emirates Airlines is the first commercial airline to land at the paradise holiday destination on Saturday, […]
    Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor
  • Jamaica Health Security Gets Boost August 3, 2020
    Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the donation of a brand-new ambulance by the Tourism Enhancement Fund to the Negril Fire station will boost Jamaica health security for visitors and locals alike. Speaking at the handing over ceremony on Friday (July 31, 2020), Minister Bartlett highlighted that: “Negril represents a very critical resort area […]
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  • TAP Air Portugal resumes flights from Munich to Lisbon August 3, 2020
    Just in time for summer vacation in Bavaria, TAP Air Portugal is resuming its flights from Munich: The Portuguese airline will bring vacationers and business travelers twice a day from Munich Airport to Lisbon. The Portuguese capital belongs to the top 20 travel destinations in Europe for Germans and is the ideal starting point to […]
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  • Global tourism & leisure industry venture financing deals total $1.09 billion in Q2 2020 August 3, 2020
    Total tourism & leisure industry venture financing deals in Q2 2020 worth $1.09 billion were announced globally. The value marked an increase of 86.6% over the previous quarter and a drop of 39.9% when compared with the last four-quarter average, which stood at $1.91 billion. Comparing deals value in different regions of the globe, North […]
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  • Frankfurt Airport first German airport to receive “Safe from COVID-19” quality seal August 3, 2020
    Frankfurt Airport has just become the first German airport to receive the new “Safe from COVID-19” quality seal from TÜV Hesse, the technical inspection association of the state of Hesse. This seal was recently issued in recognition of the wide range of industry-appropriate steps that Fraport, the airport’s operator, has implemented in recent months to […]
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  • New President of American Association of Airport Executives named August 3, 2020
    Mineta San José International Airport’s Assistant Director of Aviation Judy Ross will serve as the President of the Southwest Chapter of the American Association of Airport Executives (SWAAAE) for a one-year term, from 2020-2021. Ms. Ross advanced to the Executive Committee before her presidency and elected by SWAAAE members, who include airport representatives primarily from […]
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  • UNWTO calls on destinations to recognize needs of travelers with disabilities August 3, 2020
    The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is calling on destinations to recognize the needs of travelers with disabilities or specific access requirements as they open up to visitors again. In partnership with the ONCE Foundation of Spain and the European Network for Accessible Tourism (ENAT), the United Nations specialized agency has released new guideline to ensure […]
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  • Dominica re-open its borders to all travelers on August 7 August 3, 2020
    The Nature Island of the Caribbean, Dominica will re-open its borders to international travelers on August 7. The reopening of borders is happening with a phased approach with nationals and residents allowed to return home from July 15 and all international visitors able to travel to the island from August 7, 2020. Health and safety […]
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  • Welche Länder unterliegen einer Reisebeschränkung August 3, 2020
    Nach einer Überprüfung im Rahmen der Empfehlung zur schrittweisen Aufhebung der vorübergehenden Beschränkung nicht unbedingt notwendiger Reisen in die EU hat der Europäische Rat die Liste der Länder, für die die Reisebeschränkungen aufgehoben werden sollten, aktualisiert. Wie in der Empfehlung des Rates vorgesehen, wird diese Liste weiterhin regelmäßig überprüft und gegebenenfalls aktualisiert. Auf der Grundlage […]
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  • maximice lädt zum Think Tank extended nach Düsseldorf July 31, 2020
    Am 17. August 2020 begrüßt maximice gemeinsam mit Düsseldorf Convention Veranstaltungsplaner zum Think Tank extended. Geboten wird ein auf die Bedürfnisse von Veranstaltungsplanern zugeschnittenes Programm für die Fortbildung. Veranstaltungsplaner haben die Möglichkeit, die Inhalte live in den Räumen des CCD Congress Center Düsseldorf zu erleben oder wählen die digitale Teilnahme. Das „extended“ steht für die […]
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  • Hotel- und Tourismusmarketing studieren July 31, 2020
    Ein professionelles Marketing im Tourismus und in der Hotellerie ist nach wie vor sehr wichtig, denn nur so kann man sich von der starken Konkurrenz abheben. Daher hat die IST-Hochschule für Management in Düsseldorf den neuen Bachelor-Studiengang „Hotel- und Tourismusmarketing“ ins Leben gerufen. Mit der besonderen Kombination aus umfassendem Marketing-Know-how und branchenspezifischem Fachwissen qualifizieren sich […]
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  • Die Veranstaltungswirtschaft braucht Hilfe. Jetzt! August 5, 2020
    Anfang März 2020 wurde bei der Veranstaltungsbranche der Stecker gezogen. Alle Veranstaltungen wie zum Beispiel Messen, Tagungen, Volksfeste und Events wurden abgesagt oder verschoben. Heute, sechs Monate später, meldete sich die Branche mit einer ersten Demonstration in Düsseldorf und machte auf ihre verheerende Lage aufmerksam. Unter dem Motto: #AlarmstufeRot trafen sich zahlreiche Akteure der Branche […]
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  • Geschäftsreisen nehmen langsam wieder Fahrt auf August 5, 2020
    Nach dem Lockdown der vergangenen Monate nehmen Geschäftsreisen langsam und vorsichtig wieder Fahrt auf. Business as Usual und eine Rückkehr zur alten Form sind allerdings (noch) nicht in Sicht – die Situation bleibt dynamisch. „In der aktuellen Lage werden viele Unternehmen nachdenken und gegebenenfalls neue Richtlinien und Prozesse einführen müssen, die Reisebeschränkungen und spontane Änderungen […]
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  • Erstanalyse von Corona-spezifischen Event-Risiken August 4, 2020
    Der gep – german event pool hat eine Matrix zur Bewertung von Veranstaltungen unter Corona-Bedingungen entwickelt und zusammengestellt, die sowohl eigene Überlegungen als auch Maßnahmen und Empfehlungen aus Konzepten anderer Marktteilnehmer berücksichtigt. Als vereinfachte Struktur soll die gep-Matrix eine erste Einschätzung von Risiken und Lösungen ermöglichen, die Veranstaltern und Behörden gleichermaßen die ersten Schritte bei […]
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  • Emirates Skywards introduces over 1,500 new ways to earn Miles August 6, 2020
    ForImmediateRelease: Emirates Skywards is offering its members worldwide more than a thousand ways to earn Skywards Miles while shopping at popular UK and US brands online Visit skywardsmilesmall.com and watch your Miles accumulate with every online purchase made Dubai, UAE: 6 August 2020 – Emirates Skywards, the award-winning loyalty programme of Emirates and flydubai, has […]
  • Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) situation in Thailand as of 6 August 2020, 11.30 Hrs. August 6, 2020
    ForImmediateRelease: © 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 Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) situation in Thailand as of 6 August 2020, 11.30 Hrs.
  • Consequences of Corona pandemic have a considerable impact on Lufthansa result August 6, 2020
    ForImmediateRelease: Adjusted EBIT declines to minus 1.7 billion euros in the second quarter despite significant cost reductions Comprehensive “ReNew” restructuring programme to ensure global competitiveness after the crisis Lufthansa Cargo with strong second quarter Number of employees already reduced by 8,300 – redundancies no longer ruled out in Germany as well Normalization of demand to pre-crisis level […]
  • Sandals Foundation Makes Critical Equipment Reality for Bahamas Hospital August 5, 2020
    ForImmediateRelease: Patients of the Pediatric Department at the Princess Margaret Hospital in Nassau, Bahamas, will now be examined by and treated with state-of-the-art equipment thanks to a sizable donation from the Sandals Foundation. The equipment, which is valued at US$13,000 will serve approximately one thousand (1,000) children who use the medical facility on an annual […]
  • Camping World Holdings, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results August 5, 2020
    ForImmediateRelease: LINCOLNSHIRE, IL–()–Camping World Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CWH) (the “Company”), America’s largest retailer of recreational vehicles (“RVs”) and related services and products, today reported results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020. Marcus Lemonis, Chairman and CEO of Camping World Holdings, Inc. stated, “I am extremely proud of the way our team has evolved […]
  • Park Hotels & Resorts Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results and Provides Operational Update August 5, 2020
    ForImmediateRelease: TYSONS, Va.–()–Park Hotels & Resorts Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results and Provides Operational Update Park Hotels & Resorts Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results and Provides Operational Update
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  • First female winemaker to graduate UC Davis, Milla Handley, passes away aged 68 August 5, 2020
    Prats family join acquisition of Château d’Estoublon in Provence Property in Paarl: Four breathtaking vineyards for sale Champagne region holds off setting 2020 yields amid grower vs house battle
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  • The rise of US urban wineries August 4, 2020
    Prats family join acquisition of Château d’Estoublon in Provence Property in Paarl: Four breathtaking vineyards for sale Champagne region holds off setting 2020 yields amid grower vs house battle The rise of US urban wineries Chablis 2017 v 2018: 40 wines rated Grapes and terroir: Finding the perfect combination First-taste: Torres Mas de la Rosa […]
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  • Urban wineries: the London scene August 4, 2020
    Prats family join acquisition of Château d’Estoublon in Provence Property in Paarl: Four breathtaking vineyards for sale Champagne region holds off setting 2020 yields amid grower vs house battle
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  • Prats family join acquisition of Château d’Estoublon in Provence August 3, 2020
    Prats family join acquisition of Château d’Estoublon in Provence Property in Paarl: Four breathtaking vineyards for sale Champagne region holds off setting 2020 yields amid grower vs house battle
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  • Elin McCoy: Why wine matters August 2, 2020
    Property in Paarl: Four breathtaking vineyards for sale Champagne region holds off setting 2020 yields amid grower vs house battle Majestic reports 150,000 new lockdown customers and announces growth strategy
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  • Thermal Temperature Screening in Use at Hawaii Airports August 6, 2020
    The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Airports Division is pleased to announce the thermal temperature screening equipment is now in use to help detect passengers with a temperature of 100.4 degrees and above. HDOT and the NEC team, including NEC Corporation, NEC Corporation of America and their partner, Infrared Cameras Inc., have completed phase one […]
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  • Hawaii Daily COVID-19 Update: August 5 August 6, 2020
    Hawaii Daily COVID-19 update of coronavirus reports and statistics from government departments as of Wednesday, August 5, 2020 in the Aloha State. Department of Health: 173 New COVID-19 Cases on O‘ahu Increases Total Count to 2,763  All of the newly diagnosed COVID-19 cases reported by DOH today are on O‘ahu, with 162 adult cases and […]
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  • New Hawaii Metrics to Track COVID-19 August 6, 2020
    With the high number of positive COVID-19 cases in the state, the Department of Health will be introducing new Hawaii metrics to assist in decision-making and to better track and manage the disease with a higher degree of accountability, announced Health Director Dr. Bruce Anderson. The new metrics will augment existing metrics to assess the […]
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  • 173 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases August 5, 2020
    In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 173 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 2763. The newly-reported cases break down by island as: Hawaii Island     122 Oahu                     2394 Kauai              […]
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  • One-stop Hawaii Hotline for Crisis Support August 5, 2020
    The Honolulu Department of Health, in partnership with the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work, has expanded its Hawaii hotline for crisis support to include access to mental health resources and substance use treatment services. Callers in need of these services can now call Hawai‘i C.A.R.E.S.—Coordinated Access Resource Entry […]
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  • Brazil, a deadly example in the world for tourism and COVID-19 August 2, 2020
    Brazil registered record daily numbers of infections and deaths from the new coronavirus Wednesday, sending its overall death toll surging past 90,000 people. As of today, Brazil registered 2,711,132 cases and 93,659 deaths. 1,884,051 Brazilians recovered, but 732,422 are still active cases with 8,318 considered serious. It converts to 12,747 cases per million, trailing the…
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  • A cure for COVID-19? Why the death rates is low in Germany? August 1, 2020
    No American has to die on COVID-19, a US primary care doctor from Houston, Texas claims. Her treatment plan is supported by ongoing Swiss studies and published by the  Swiss Policy Research . The success can be documented in the low rate of fatalities in Germany. On April 20 eTurboNews reported about the concern by…
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  • Presentation, Transcript of the Brand USA Board Meeting setting a trend for reset and go July 30, 2020
    Rebuilding Travel in Hawaii A special global session Hawaii has been a model in the United States when it comes to dealing with Coronavirus. The Aloha State has the lowest num… Hurricane Douglas: Hawaii Governor Ige addresses Hawaii t Hawaii Governor David Ige together with Honolulu County Mayor Kirk Caldwell, and the mayors from Maui,…
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  • After 10 Years, Executive Director Rebecca Isaacs Steps Down July 30, 2020
    Yesterday at the kick-off of Equality Federation’s virtual Leadership Conference, I made the bittersweet announcement that after a long and wonderful run, I have decided to step down at the end of 2020—on my 10th anniversary—as leader of the Equality Federation. It has been a great honor to not only serve in this position for…
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  • Why are Hawaiians take Hurricane Douglas not serious? July 26, 2020
    Hurricane Douglas did not weaken as expected. A reporter from AP asked why it appears that people in Hawaii are not taking Hurricane Douglas seriously.Mayor Caldwell said Hawaii was spared for more than 8 years from a serious hurricane, and people may have gotten too comfortable to understand the seriousness of this storm. Honolulu Mayor…
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  • Amid coronavirus pandemic, Spain dives into deep recession, tourism woes bode il August 6, 2020
    Breaking News Raw, not yet edited and verified: Amid coronavirus pandemic, Spain dives into deep recession, tourism woes bode ill… https://t.co/v9JPohDyfp Read news source Breaking News Travel | Explore
  • AirlineRatings.com Launches COVID-19 Ratings August 6, 2020
    Breaking News Raw, not yet edited and verified: eTurboNews- PERTH, Australia, Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — An unsettled world means traveling safely is now of paramount importance and significant new services from AirlineRatings.com allow passengers to take the worry out of choosing an airline. AirlineRatings.com answers the questions on everyone’s lips: which airlines have implemented full […]
  • 02:02 Last UK Earthquake Thu, 30 Jul 2020 05:00:33 ; Location: LOCH GOIL,ARGYLL/ August 6, 2020
    Breaking News Raw, not yet edited and verified: 02:02 Last UK Earthquake Thu, 30 Jul 2020 05:00:33 ; Location: LOCH GOIL,ARGYLL/BUTE ; Lat/long: 56.190,-4.936 ; Magnitude: 0.2 Source by weatherman Breaking News Travel | Explore
  • Emirates to resume its A380 service to Toronto August 6, 2020
    Breaking News Raw, not yet edited and verified: Emirates has announced it will resume its A380 operations to Toronto starting 16 August, taking its A380 network to six cities. The airline continues to gradually expand the deployment of its double-decker aircraft in line with market demand and operational approvals. Dubai, UAE: 6 August 2020 – […]
  • Welcome @manojsinhabjp as LG of UT J&K. Hope solving of begotten issues like res August 6, 2020
    Breaking News Raw, not yet edited and verified: Welcome @manojsinhabjp as LG of UT J&K. Hope solving of begotten issues like restoration of 4G, regulization of daily wagers, employment for youths & restoration of Tourism in J&K wl be ur top priority. Hope undr ur governance j&k wl start a new era & u wl […]
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  • Germany issues Antwerp travel warning August 6, 2020
    Travel Wire News | … cautioned citizens from non-essential travel to the Belgian province of … TravelWireNews | World News
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  • Lebanon orders house arrest of officials over Beirut blast: Live August 6, 2020
    Travel Wire News | Investigators in Lebanon probing the deadly blast that ripped across Beirut are now focusing on possible negligence in the storage of tonnes of a highly explosive fertiliser in a waterfront warehouse, while the government ordered the house arrest of several port officials. The cause of Tuesday’s explosion is not immediately clear, […]
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  • Post COVID-19: Sanwo-Olu approves N1bn intervention fund for tourism sector August 6, 2020
    Travel Wire News | … N1bn intervention fund for tourism sector Governor Babajide … that would promote sustainable tourism given its major potential … ministry by all hospitality, tourism, and entertainment establishments across … JavaScript. He loves to travel and watch movies. View … TravelWireNews | World News
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  • New travel restrictions causing cancellations on Block Island August 6, 2020
    Travel Wire News | … I. (WPRI) — Newly announced travel restrictions involving visits to and … in their COVID-19 travel advisories to include Rhode … those states imposing the travel restrictions. In an already … president of the Block Island Tourism Council. The council, according … TravelWireNews | World News
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  • Democrats drifting to extreme left because they are ‘owned by George Soros,’ claims former House speaker Gingrich August 6, 2020
    Travel Wire News | The Democrat Party continues to drift radically leftward, and its leadership will never rebuke militant elements like Antifa, because it’s controlled by billionaire leftist George Soros, former US House Speaker Newt Gingrich said. “All of these Democrats are now basically owned by the left,” Gingrich said Wednesday in an interview on […]
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  • Coronavirus pandemic: Australians might not travel overseas for three years, Virgin airline CEO says August 6, 2020
    Travel Wire News | … and short-haul international travel is likely to take … ‘Our aviation and tourism sectors face continued uncertainty in … and ongoing changes to government travel restrictions,’ he said. … with Bain Capital. All travel credits and Velocity Frequent Flyer … TravelWireNews | World News
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  • Singapore hailed as top choice for post-pandemic travel August 6, 2020
    Travel Wire News | More than half of locals believe that the Lion City is well-prepared to reopen tourism activities. Singapore is at the top of the list of travel destinations for most Asian travellers, particularly for those living in India, Indonesia, Thailand, Hong Kong, and the Philippines when it comes post-lockdown travel, according to […]
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  • Singapore hailed as top choice for post-pandemic travel August 6, 2020
    Travel Wire News | … tourism activities. Singapore is at the top of the list of travel … well-prepared to reopen tourism and leisure activities. … are also comfortable with tourism boards, including their own … sentiment towards restarting local tourism have been encouraging, … TravelWireNews | World News
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  • Facebook deletes Trump post over coronavirus misinformation: Live August 6, 2020
    Travel Wire News | Facebook and Twitter pulled posts by US President Donald Trump for violating their COVID-19 misinformation rules. Brazil’s top court ordered President Jair Bolsonaro to draw up a plan within 30 days to reduce COVID-19’s threat to the country’s indigenous people. Spain reported 1,772 new coronavirus infections, marking the biggest jump since […]
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  • N.L. had to act quickly to prevent COVID-19 spread, travel ban case hears August 6, 2020
    Travel Wire News | … it enacted a COVID-19 travel ban in May, an expert … province’s COVID-19 travel ban is being challenged in … was denied the opportunity to travel to Newfoundland after her mother … TravelWireNews | World News
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  • Nungesser: Promoting Louisiana Tourism During the Pandemic August 6, 2020
    Travel Wire News | … the difficulties of promoting state tourism during the Coronavirus pandemic and … , the state’s leading tourism destination, has fallen on hard … TravelWireNews | World News
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  • 3 teens with LOADED AK-47 hop wall into Trump’s Mar-a-Lago by ‘mistake,’ claim they ‘found’ the gun August 6, 2020
    Travel Wire News | A trio of 15-year-old boys scaled a wall outside of US President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida carrying a loaded AK-47 in a backpack, in what police say was a desperate attempt to evade arrest. The three teens were taken into custody soon after they breached the walls around the […]
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  • Anger rises in Lebanon as investigation probes Beirut explosion August 5, 2020
    Travel Wire News | More than 5,000 people are said to be wounded from the explosion [Timour Azhari/Al Jazeera] Beirut, Lebanon – A government-led investigation is under way in Lebanon to probe the cause of the massive explosion that ripped through the capital, Beirut. The government announced on Wednesday that those responsible for guarding and storage […]
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  • 'Safe and Sealed' brings hope for tourism rally August 5, 2020
    Travel Wire News | ‘Safe and Sealed’ brings hope for tourism rally Industry survivors hanging by a thread Tourists take sunset pictures at Promthep Cape in Phuket. A new plan aims to draw at least 500,000 tourists to Thailand. Sarot Meksophawannakul Tourism operators are proposing a new inbound tourism plan, called Safe and Sealed, to replace […]
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  • ‘Safe and Sealed’ brings hope for tourism rally August 5, 2020
    Travel Wire News | … new inbound tourism plan, called Safe and Sealed, to replace travel bubbles … private sector chaired by Tourism Minister Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn, tourism-related groups offered … secure loans from commercial banks. Tourism businesses want the government to … TravelWireNews | World News
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  • The cargo that blew up Beirut: Sailor REVEALS troubled history of doomed ship that brought TONS of explosive fertilizer to Lebanon August 5, 2020
    Travel Wire News | The explosion that devastated Beirut has been linked to a mishandled ammonium nitrate cargo confiscated from a foreign ship. Now a former crew member tells RT the vessel, owned by a dodgy businessman, was a disaster in the making. Some 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate – a highly explosive fertilizer – […]
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  • Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Timeline to disaster August 5, 2020
    Travel Wire News | MUST-SEE PROGRAMMES 101 East Filipino Nurses: New York’s Frontliners We explore the challenges facing immigrant Filipino nurses on the front lines of New York’s battle against COVID-19. Coronavirus pandemic, Health, United States Featured Documentaries Chocolate’s Heart of Darkness: Child Labour in Ivory Coast The dark side of a $100bn industry where […]
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  • New tourism officer to assist northeast’s recovery August 5, 2020
    Travel Wire News | … executive director of Northeastern Ontario Tourism. Supplied Photo NB   Northeastern … of our partners, including municipalities, tourism businesses and associations, Destination Ontario … as a travel destination with the goal of increasing tourism revenue for … TravelWireNews | World News
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  • Pentagon chief says Beirut blast likely an ACCIDENT, after Trump claimed his ‘great generals’ told him of a ‘bomb of some kind’ August 5, 2020
    Travel Wire News | US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said the mammoth explosion that rocked Beirut was likely an accident, pouring cold water on a theory floated by the president, who claimed the Pentagon assessed that a “bomb” had set off the blast. “[We’re] still getting information on what happened,” Esper told the Aspen Security […]
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  • Former acting AG Yates says she signed bogus FISA requests to spy on Trump campaign because it’s not her job to do fact-checking August 5, 2020
    Travel Wire News | Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates continued clinging to the possibility that President Donald Trump colluded with Russia to get elected in 2016, testifying in the Senate that she couldn’t opine on whether he’s guilty. Asked Wednesday by Louisiana Republican John Kennedy whether Trump violated the law by somehow colluding with […]
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  • New Leader at Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board August 3, 2020
    Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board (Los Angeles Tourism), the official destination marketing organization for the City of Los Angeles, today announced that its board of directors has appointed Adam Burke as President and CEO, removing his interim title. Burke will be responsible for ensuring the achievement of the organization’s mission, which is to leverage […]
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  • What to Do When COVID-19 Ends? Celebrate with a Trip to Busan! July 31, 2020
    Our minds have already gone on vacation, but our bodies are still stuck at home. The only thing we can do to motivate ourselves right now is to pick a travel destination that we’d like to visit once COVID-19 is all over. An incentive trip would be like a gift from heaven for office workers […]
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  • WTM London partners with ITIC to launch an Investment Summit July 31, 2020
    WTM London and ITIC will come up together to host a tourism investment summit that will help recover businesses and restore travelers’ confidence after the COVID-19 pandemic. The World Travel Market (WTM) is a UK event for the global travel industry, launched at London’s Olympia in 1980 before moving to Earl’s Court in 1992 and […]
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