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  • UNIGLOBE Travel International welcomes new location in India
    UNIGLOBE Travel International welcomes new location in India UNIGLOBE Travel International has added to its global network in India with the addition of UNIGLOBE SilverSky Travel, based in New Delhi. Agency directors and entrepreneurs Dinesh Chauhan and Sanjay Sharma gained experience in the travel industry before venturing out to start their own agency in 2015. […]
  • Uber investing $75 million to create 3,000 jobs in Texas
    Uber investing $75 million to create 3,000 jobs in Texas Uber Technologies Chief Executive Officer Dara Khosrowshahi said that Uber will invest over $75 million in the state of Texas to create thousands of jobs. Texas Governor Greg Abbott, who announced the new Uber investment, said top US ride-sharing company will open its U.S. General […]
  • New US-Japan aviation agreement hailed by US airline industry
    New US-Japan aviation agreement hailed by US airline industry Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, issued the following statement commending the agreement signed by the U.S. and Japan today which will increase access for U.S. airlines and passengers flying to Tokyo’s Haneda Airport: A4A applauds the U.S. Government […]
  • U.S. Travel honors destination marketers, tourism leaders at ESTO
    U.S. Travel honors destination marketers, tourism leaders at ESTO The U.S. Travel Association announced the recipients of the 2019 Destiny and Mercury Awards and the State Tourism Director of the Year at its 36th annual ESTO (the Educational Seminar for Tourism Organizations) conference, held August 17-20 in Austin, TX. Twenty-three U.S. Travel member organizations were […]
  • Carpet Market Growth with Worldwide Industry Analysis to 2024
    Carpet Market Growth with Worldwide Industry Analysis to 2024 New York City, NY: Aug 21, 2019 – (Wired Release): The Global Carpet Market Report provides full information on the Carpet Market. The study includes components such as primary players, analysis, size, company condition, SWOT analysis, and best market trends. Besides this, the report sports figures, tables, […]
  • Shipping Containers Market Growth with Worldwide Industry Analysis to 2024
    Shipping Containers Market Growth with Worldwide Industry Analysis to 2024 New York City, NY: Aug 21, 2019 – (Wired Release): The Global Shipping Containers Market Report provides full information on the Shipping Containers Market. The study includes components such as primary players, analysis, size, company condition, SWOT analysis, and best market trends. Besides this, the report […]
  • DDoS Protection and Mitigation Market Growth with Worldwide Industry Analysis to 2024
    DDoS Protection and Mitigation Market Growth with Worldwide Industry Analysis to 2024 New York City, NY: Aug 21, 2019 – (Wired Release): The Global DDoS Protection and Mitigation Market Report provides full information on the DDoS Protection and Mitigation Market. The study includes components such as primary players, analysis, size, company condition, SWOT analysis, and best […]
  • Blackout Curtains Market Growth with Worldwide Industry Analysis to 2024
    Blackout Curtains Market Growth with Worldwide Industry Analysis to 2024 New York City, NY: Aug 21, 2019 – (Wired Release): The Global Blackout Curtains Market Report provides full information on the Blackout Curtains Market. The study includes components such as primary players, analysis, size, company condition, SWOT analysis, and best market trends. Besides this, the report […]
  • Perishable Goods Transportation Market Growth with Worldwide Industry Analysis to 2024
    Perishable Goods Transportation Market Growth with Worldwide Industry Analysis to 2024 New York City, NY: Aug 21, 2019 – (Wired Release): The Global Perishable Goods Transportation Market Report provides full information on the Perishable Goods Transportation Market. The study includes components such as primary players, analysis, size, company condition, SWOT analysis, and best market trends. Besides […]
  • First-of-its-kind: Mexico City judge approves ‘personal recreational’ cocaine use
    First-of-its-kind: Mexico City judge approves ‘personal recreational’ cocaine use A Mexico City judge, in a first-of-its-kind ruling, has granted two people the right to use, possess, and transport cocaine for personal recreational use. The court ordered the national health regulator, COFEPRIS, to authorize the unnamed claimants to use the drug, but the organization has moved […]
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  • Hawaii Tourism Authority: Hawaii hotels’ revenue and occupancy up in July 2019
    In July 2019, Hawaii hotels statewide reported growth in revenue per available room (RevPAR), average daily rate (ADR) and occupancy compared to July 2018. Contributing to this growth, hotels on the island of Hawaii reported significant gains, continuing the trend from June 2019. According to the Hawaii Hotel Performance Report published by the Hawaii Tourism […]
  • Hawaii Tourism Nearing Tipping Point?
    The guest speaker at the August 13th, 2019, Hawaii Tourism Wholesalers Association (HTWA) meeting was Hawai‘i travel industry professional, Frank Haas. Frank had been the wholesale business organization’s guest speaker nearly a year ago when things at the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) were truly grim. His current message, “It’s been a year … what’s changed […]
  • Honolulu Rail: A First Class Section suggested by new COO David Uchiyama?
    The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transport  (HART) is overlooking the most time consuming, most money-eating projects every undertaken in the U.S. State of Hawaii. Fist started with a 6 billion dollar project in 2006, in 2019 this number went to 10 billion and it will be another 6 years before it will be operational to […]
  • Tourism, culture and history: What Okinawa and Hawaii share
    Okinawa and Hawaii tourism and cultural issues have a lot in common. Okinawa sits over 1500km from Tokyo, halfway between mainland Japan and China.  Both islands are tropical, have a similar climate. Hawaii is 2,600 miles from the U.S. mainland and both islands are important for the U.S. military. having large bases. Both island groups […]
  • Hawaiian Kahala Hotel & resort now in Yokohama, Japan
    The Kahala Hotel & Resort, a prestigious luxury resort located on the Hawaiian island of Oahu, announced on August 16 that it will open the Kahala Hotel & Resort Yokohama, the first “Kahala” brand hotel outside of Hawaii, on June 17, 2020, in Yokohama’s Bay Area, surrounded by picturesque scenery in the cosmopolitan Japanese city. By combining Hawaii’s intellectually stimulating and sensual Aloha spirit […]
  • Southwest Airlines adds new nonstop flights to Kona, Hawaii, and Lihue, Kauai from San Jose
    Southwest Airlines announced today the addition of new nonstop flights to Kona (KOA), on the Island of Hawaii, and Lihue, Kauai (LIH) from Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) beginning in January 2020. With the addition of these two nonstop destinations, Southwest becomes the second carrier to connect Silicon Valley’s airport to all four main […]
  • Southwest Airlines expands Hawaii service
    Southwest Airlines Co. today announced the carrier will add new service to, from, and within Hawaii in mid-January 2020 with new, daily service between Sacramento International Airport (SMF) and Honolulu. In addition, new service nonstop between both of the carrier’s Hawaii gateways in the Bay Area, Oakland and San Jose, and both Kauai and the […]
  • President Trump confirms U.S. Travel Warnings are politically motivated
    Should Americans believe American Travel Warnings or Advisories? President Trump doesn’t really think so. For many years travel advisories for Americans had been suspected of a half-truth and often politically motivated. U.S. President Trump confirmed this today, possibly putting American citizens in danger in making U.S. travel advisories less legitimate. For the United States, issuing […]
  • ‘Person of interest’ sought in connection with three Waikiki hotel arsons
    Honolulu officials are investigating fires that were intentionally set in three Waikiki hotels near Waikiki Beach over the past few days. The first fire at the Alohilani Resort caused $4,000 in damages on Sunday. Monday fire near a storage room on the 14th floor of 25-story Waikiki Beachcomber by Outrigger hotel caused $1.8 million in […]
  • Why another California Visitor Disappeared on Maui? A desperate appeal!
    Kihara Henry a tourist vacationing on the Island of Maui disappeared. Kihara is only 23 years old, 5’3 and weighs 110-120 pounds. While staying at a hotel Kihei, she rented a car on July 21 and was never heard of again. The black 2018 Nissan Sentra was found at Waianapanapa State Park on Thursday. In her […]
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  • IMEX America Association Leadership Forum to provide leadership skills training as boards face an unprecedented rate of change
    Future-proofing is among the topics explored at the Association Leadership Forum, a free half-day of education and networking at IMEX America, exclusively for association leaders and created by the American Society for Association Executives (ASAE). According to ASAE, the world in which associations operate is changing fast, and organizations need to understand the external forces […]
  • IMEX America MPI Keynote: The optimism quotient – changing our mindset, fueling success
    “Writing a gratitude note doesn’t have to be complicated, literally three lines, It reminds your brain of all the critical people that have really invested in your happiness over the course of your lifetime. And it also reminds your brain of all the social support you have, which helps make the adoption and sustainability of […]
  • Gender equality tops agenda at She Means Business as IMEX America 2019 set to drive diversity debate
    With a recent World Economic Forum report (Global Gender Gap Report 2018) projecting it would take 202 years for men and women to reach economic parity, gender equality remains a pressing issue. It’s one that tops the agenda at She Means Business, part of IMEX America taking place September 10 – 12 in Las Vegas. […]
  • Second shortlist unveiled for WTM International Travel & Tourism Awards 2019
    The second line-up of shortlisted candidates for the International Travel & Tourism Awards (ITTAs), presented by WTM, is revealed today (Thursday 15 August). More than 90 nominations have been shortlisted for the prestigious awards scheme, now in their second year, as the Awards will celebrate the very best of travel and tourism on a global […]
  • IMEX America: Live tattooing and laughter yoga, hotels and hot spots
    New partnerships and collaborations, venue transformations, CEO announcements, investment patterns, new research studies and, of course, the tick tock of tech! It’s all here, at IMEX America, not forgetting hot issues such as diversity and inclusion, imagination and the ‘E’ word, EXPERIENCE! HOTELS: Higueron Hotel Malaga; Loews Hotels; London Marriott Park Lane and Seminole Hard […]
  • WTM London 2019: It’s electric!
    Moke International is launching its new hotel-and-resort-friendly electric vehicle at this year’s WTM London – the event where ideas arrive. The iconic jeep-like vehicle has been around since the 1960s. The Mini Moke appeared regularly as the village taxi in cult sci-fi series The Prisoner, featured in a number of James Bond movies and famous […]
  • IMEX America is the place to witness the changing face of events
    With just a few weeks to go until IMEX America returns to Las Vegas, destinations, venues and suppliers from around the world and across North America are gearing up to showcase their latest products and services for meeting and event planners. There’s plenty of news to share – from new venue and hotel openings, redevelopments, […]
  • President Trump confirms U.S. Travel Warnings are politically motivated
    Should Americans believe American Travel Warnings or Advisories? President Trump doesn’t really think so. For many years travel advisories for Americans had been suspected of a half-truth and often politically motivated. U.S. President Trump confirmed this today, possibly putting American citizens in danger in making U.S. travel advisories less legitimate. For the United States, issuing […]
  • World Tourism Forum 2020 will be held in Islamabad, Pakistan
    Pakistan’s capital city of Islamabad will be hosting the World Tourism Forum 2020, and over 1,000 foreign visitors will be attending the five-day event, the Dispatch News Desk (DND) news agency reported. In this regard, a meeting was held in Islamabad on Friday between Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan and a delegation of World Tourism […]
  • At IMEX America, improv group Four Day Weekend’s keynote will provide the whys and hows to bring improvisation to work
    Today’s work environment relies on trust, collaboration and listening. According to Four Day Weekend, a Ft. Worth-based improvisational comedy troupe, those are also the essential ingredients for successful improv. Two decades ago, as they went from a six-week engagement at someone else’s theater to performing and managing their own theater, Four Day Weekend’s co-founders realized […]
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  • Larkmead trial considers life after Cabernet in Napa Valley
    A taste of Howell Mountain: Tor Cimarossa Cabernet Sauvignon 2003-2016 Santa Maria Valley AVA and must try wines What makes a wine collectible? The Decanter interview: David Babich Larkmead trial considers life after Cabernet in Napa Valley Record numbers sign up for wine and spirits courses, says WSET
  • Record numbers sign up for wine and spirits courses, says WSET
    A taste of Howell Mountain: Tor Cimarossa Cabernet Sauvignon 2003-2016 Santa Maria Valley AVA and must try wines What makes a wine collectible? The Decanter interview: David Babich Record numbers sign up for wine and spirits courses, says WSET ‘Rip-off’ duty tax targeted as wine beats beer in UK drinkers survey
  • ‘Rip-off’ duty tax targeted as wine beats beer in UK drinkers survey
    What makes a wine collectible? The Decanter interview: David Babich Top Italian Cabernet Franc From the archive: Stellenbosch: home of Cape Cabernet Brexit: Yellowhammer leak reinforces wine trade concerns Wine auction houses in good shape ahead of autumn season
  • Brexit: Yellowhammer leak reinforces wine trade concerns
    What makes a wine collectible? The Decanter interview: David Babich Top Italian Cabernet Franc From the archive: Stellenbosch: home of Cape Cabernet Brexit: Yellowhammer leak reinforces wine trade concerns Wine auction houses in good shape ahead of autumn season
  • New Yorkers Discover French Roses
    Picture this: It is a late on a summer afternoon; you are relaxing with friends on the terrace of your Manhattan penthouse. The weather is hot, humid, damp, rainy, definitely undesirable. What wine is the perfect selection for improving the mood? A French Rose! Not any French Rose… but the French Rose from Chateau de […]
  • Wine from Amazon delivered to your door: Next stop San Francisco
    Ama Amazon has applied to the San Francisco‘s Board of Supervisors for a license to set up a liquor store in the Dogpatch neighborhood of the city, where Amazon already has a warehouse. The store would serve as a delivery hub for Prime Now deliveries in the area as well as operating as a traditional […]
  • Wine auction houses in good shape ahead of autumn season
    From the archive: Expert’s Choice – Alsace Pinot Gris Anson: Irish influence in Bordeaux From the archive: Crozes-Hermitage & St-Joseph panel tasting results Making a mark in Le Marche Wine auction houses in good shape ahead of autumn season Huge Crusader-era winery found under Israeli village
  • Huge Crusader-era winery found under Israeli village
    From the archive: Expert’s Choice – Alsace Pinot Gris Anson: Irish influence in Bordeaux From the archive: Crozes-Hermitage & St-Joseph panel tasting results Making a mark in Le Marche Huge Crusader-era winery found under Israeli village Penfolds owner Treasury rides China’s fine wine wave
  • Penfolds owner Treasury rides China’s fine wine wave
    From the archive: Expert’s Choice – Alsace Pinot Gris Anson: Irish influence in Bordeaux From the archive: Crozes-Hermitage & St-Joseph panel tasting results Making a mark in Le Marche Penfolds owner Treasury rides China’s fine wine wave Decanter Retailer Awards 2019: Shortlist announced
  • Anson: Irish influence in Bordeaux
    Anson: Irish influence in Bordeaux From the archive: Crozes-Hermitage & St-Joseph panel tasting results Making a mark in Le Marche Top single-varietal wines to try 67 Pall Mall to open in Singapore When will the Supreme Court wine shipping ruling take effect?
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  • UNIGLOBE Travel International welcomes new location in India
    UNIGLOBE Travel International has added to its global network in India with the addition of UNIGLOBE SilverSky Travel, based in New Delhi. Agency directors and entrepreneurs Dinesh Chauhan and Sanjay Sharma gained experience in the travel industry before venturing out to start their own agency in 2015. UNIGLOBE SilverSky now has two locations, in Delhi […]
  • IMEX America Association Leadership Forum to provide leadership skills training as boards face an unprecedented rate of change
    Future-proofing is among the topics explored at the Association Leadership Forum, a free half-day of education and networking at IMEX America, exclusively for association leaders and created by the American Society for Association Executives (ASAE). According to ASAE, the world in which associations operate is changing fast, and organizations need to understand the external forces […]
  • Centara and Al Bandary Sign Agreement for Two More Doha Hotels
    Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hospitality group, signed a hotel management agreement for two new hotels owned by Al Bandary Hotel Management LLC. The agreement represents the third and fourth Doha properties Centara will manage on behalf of Al Bandary, which also owns Centara West Bay Residences & Suites Doha, an upper upscale property that opened earlier this […]
  • Africa welcomes visitors with open arms: Meet the new Voice of Africa Cuthbert Ncube
    The African Tourism Board has a giant approach for the African Travel and Tourism industry. It is a new dawn for Tourism in Africa and for the Continent as we usher in the voice of Africa by Africa in Africa, says  by Mr. Cuthbert Ncube, the first Chairman of the African Tourism Board. He is based […]
  • Hotel Zetta Amplifies Tech-Forward Guest Experiences with Elevated In-Room Service
    San Francisco’s most innovative hotel adds Volara-powered Alexa technology in every guestroom and Atari Pong® Table to its Zetta Suite Hotel Zetta, a hotel managed by Viceroy Hotels & Resorts and owned by Pebblebrook Hotel Trust boasting ultra-modern guest rooms, innovative health and wellness programming, and cutting-edge tech experiences in the heart of San Francisco’s […]
  • African Tourism Board applauds President Kenyatta of Kenya for co-chairing the Global Resilience and Crisis Management Center
    The President of the Republic of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta has accepted Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett’s invitation to be honorary co-chair representing Africa) on the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre (GTRCM). Cuthbert Ncube, chairman of the African Tourism Board issued the following statement: ” We want to congratulate the Honourable President of […]
  • IMEX America MPI Keynote: The optimism quotient – changing our mindset, fueling success
    “Writing a gratitude note doesn’t have to be complicated, literally three lines, It reminds your brain of all the critical people that have really invested in your happiness over the course of your lifetime. And it also reminds your brain of all the social support you have, which helps make the adoption and sustainability of […]
  • Potential Global Economic Downturn and Sargassum real threats to Tourism, says Bartlett
    Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has indicated that Jamaica is taking note that the potential global economic downturn and sargassum phenomena are real threats to the tourism industry. “We recall the recession of 2008 that impacted economies globally and recognize the need to strategize in light of data and trends. Despite this global […]
  • Undiscovered Taipei at OTDYKH LEISURE Moscow 2019
    25th International Trade Fair for Travel & Tourism Taipei is a place of numerous renowned unique features and highlight attractions. Topping the list is the famed Taipei 101 tower, its amazingly rich culinary scene and superb array of high tech-integrated service facilities. From old-city district to districts defined by fast pace and a rush to […]
  • Gender equality tops agenda at She Means Business as IMEX America 2019 set to drive diversity debate
    With a recent World Economic Forum report (Global Gender Gap Report 2018) projecting it would take 202 years for men and women to reach economic parity, gender equality remains a pressing issue. It’s one that tops the agenda at She Means Business, part of IMEX America taking place September 10 – 12 in Las Vegas. […]
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  • Honolulu Rail: A First Class Section suggested by new COO David Uchiyama?
    The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transport  (HART) is overlooking the most time consuming, most money-eating projects every undertaken in the U.S. State of Hawaii. Fist started with a 6 billion dollar project in 2006, in 2019 this number went to 10 billion and it will be another 6 years before it will be operational to…
  • African Tourism Board is Now Officially Open: We all came out of Africa, Dr. Taleb Rifai
    The African Tourism Board is now officially in open and in business. Started as a project by the International Coalition of Tourism Partners less than two years ago.Currently, the organization has 218  registered members listed on its website. Current members are from 36 African and 25 non-African countries. More than 200 additional membership applications are…
  • Thailand’s Highest Restaurant and Bar now open at Mahanakhon Bangkok SkyBar
    SAWASDEE: Bangkok, 3 July 2019 – Mahanakhon Bangkok SkyBar, Thailand’s highest restaurant and bar is now open on the 76th and 77th floor of Bangkok’s landmark destination, King Power Mahanakhon.Mr. Marc Begassat, Managing Director of King Power Mahanakhon, said: “Following the successful launch of Thailand’s highest observation deck last November, it is a pleasure to…
  • Everything we know about the Royal Barge Procession in Bangkok on 24th October 2019
    SAWASDEE: The Royal Barge Procession, the final event of the Coronation of King Rama X, will be held on Thursday 24th October 2019. The procession will begin at the Wasukri pier at 4:00 p.m., when His Majesty the King will travel along the Chao Phraya River to Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn) on the occasion…
  • Photos of the Royal Barge Procession in Bangkok
    SAWASDEE: A spectacular procession of royal barges will be seen along the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok on the 24th October 2019 as part of the celebration to mark the end of the three month long Buddhist Lent and the coronation of King Rama X which took place earlier this year. The king will be…
  • Gold leaf museum in Mandalay
    SAWASDEE: Gold leaf museum in MandalaySolution to last week’s quiz: hammering gold leaf. King Galon Gold Leaf Workshop Show Room & Sale Centre:Display of the various stages of making gold leaf:Gold leaf of various sizes for sale, but prices seemed inflated to me compared to gold leaf in Thailand in temples, so I passed. Cutting and packing:But…
  • Visit USA under the threat of shootings: What the U.S. travel industry needs to learn?
    Mass-shootings in El Paso or Dayton will harm the travel and tourism industry in the States of Texas and Ohio. A domestic terror attack may taint the image of the United States of America as a safe destination for visitors. Dr. Peter Tarlow, an international expert in the field of travel and tourism safety and…
  • Greater Fort Lauderdale set for Southern Comfort Transgender Conference
    For the fourth year, Greater Fort Lauderdale will host the longest-running transgender conference in the United States, the Southern Comfort Transgender Conference, on August 15-17, 2019. The informational forum will welcome hundreds of attendees for a series of workshops, seminars, and networking events hosted at the Riverside Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. “We look forward…
  • SFO Opens First Airport Terminal Named After an LGBTQ+ Leader
    The San Francisco International Airport (SFO) today opened Harvey Milk Terminal 1, the first airport terminal in the world named after a member of the LGBTQ+ community. The HKD18.72 billion (USD2.4 billion) facility sets a new standard for an extraordinary travel experience. Harvey Milk was the first openly gay elected public official in California. He served on San…
  • OUTBermuda: Show your Pride and know your rights
    Next month, Bermudians from all walks of life will welcome the world to join together to celebrate our island’s first Pride event. Speaking for OUTBermuda, this also is a milestone to celebrate our continued successes for LGBTQ rights, including our winning path to marriage equality for all of us, and the time to prepare for…
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  • New US-Japan aviation agreement hailed by US airline industry
    Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, issued the following statement commending the agreement signed by the U.S. and Japan today which will increase access for U.S. airlines and passengers flying to Tokyo’s Haneda Airport: A4A applauds the U.S. Government and the Government of Japan for their efforts to
  • Korean Air slashes Japan routes and amid flaring tensions
    Korean Air has announced its plans to adjust the frequency of some routes, in consideration of decreasing demand of Japanese routes due to Korea-Japan tensions. At the same time, the airline will increase the frequency of routes in the Southeast Asia, Oceania, and Chinese markets. Korean Air will suspend the Busan-Osaka route (14 flights a
  • Miami International Airport: An outstanding year with 688K more passengers so far
    Through June, Miami International Airport served 688,000 more passengers than last year, for an increase of three percent and a mid-year total of 23.4 million travelers. International travelers rose by 516,000 for a 4.7-percent jump to 11.4 million, while domestic traffic grew by 172,000 for a 1.4-percent increase to 12 million passengers, according to recently
  • Russian visitors killed in Greece helicopter crash
    Two Russian visitors were killed in a helicopter crash off the Greek island of Poros, Russian Embassy spokesman said today. “There were two Russian nationals on board the helicopter that crashed near Poros. Both of them, as well as the Greek pilot were killed,” the diplomat said. He said “all necessary measures are taken by
  • Munich-bound Lufthansa jet returns to St. Petersburg, Russia for ‘technical reasons’
    German Lufthansa Flight LH2565 en route from St. Petersburg, Russia to Munich, Germany returned to St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo Airport for ‘technical reasons’ earlier on Tuesday. The aircraft landed in a routine mode, a source of the airport’s operator said. “The aircraft had to return to the airport for technical reasons, it has landed routinely,” the
  • Ryanair under fire for still selling tickets for strike days
    Irish low-cost airline Ryanair has been severely criticized for continuing to sell tickets for flights that are scheduled to travel on dates of planned pilot and cabin crew strikes. The strikes involve multiple bases and are set to begin this Thursday. Ryanair’s Brit passengers will most likely be affected by the strikes involving the airline’s
  • China’s civil aviation industry booming with four new planes in pipeline
    As the world’s second-largest civil aviation market, China has increased pace of its civil aircraft industry development amid economic growth and rising air transport demands, with multiple major aircraft models entering into new phases. China has committed to developing two trunk airliner models and two regional airplane models, respectively the C919 narrow-body and the CR929
  • Avianca Brazil: The end after Star Alliance says good bye
    Ocean Air Linhas Aéreas also is known as Avianca Brazil will leave the Star Alliance as of September 2019. Avianca had entered bankruptcy proceedings in brazil and Brazilian authorities canceled its Air Operator Certificate (AOC). Avianca joined Star Alliance in 2015 after Brazil’s largest carrier at that time Varig stopped operation. Star Alliance CEO Jeffrey
  • South African Airways names new Director of Sales Development for U.S. Northeast Region
    South African Airways (SAA), the national flag carrier of South Africa announces the appointment of Ms. Danielle Manegio as Director, Sales Development for the Northeast Region of the United States, effective August 19, 2019. She will be based in New York, NY and will report to Marlene Sanau, Vice President, Sales – North America. As
  • Flying to Guyana may be more direct from Europe and USA soon
    Guyana is the fourth-smallest country in South America after French Guiana, Suriname and Uruguay; it has four distinct geographical areas: the Low Coastal Plain; the Hilly Sand and Clay Belt; the Highland Region and the Interior Savannahs. The area is 214,970 sq.km. Approximately 75% of the land area is still intact forest, and 2.5% is
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  • UNIGLOBE Travel International welcomes new location in India
    UNIGLOBE Travel International has added to its global network in India with the addition of UNIGLOBE SilverSky Travel, based in New Delhi. Agency directors and entrepreneurs Dinesh Chauhan and Sanjay Sharma gained experience in the travel industry before venturing out to start their own agency in 2015. UNIGLOBE SilverSky now has two locations, in Delhi […]
  • IMEX America Association Leadership Forum to provide leadership skills training as boards face an unprecedented rate of change
    Future-proofing is among the topics explored at the Association Leadership Forum, a free half-day of education and networking at IMEX America, exclusively for association leaders and created by the American Society for Association Executives (ASAE). According to ASAE, the world in which associations operate is changing fast, and organizations need to understand the external forces […]
  • Centara and Al Bandary Sign Agreement for Two More Doha Hotels
    Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hospitality group, signed a hotel management agreement for two new hotels owned by Al Bandary Hotel Management LLC. The agreement represents the third and fourth Doha properties Centara will manage on behalf of Al Bandary, which also owns Centara West Bay Residences & Suites Doha, an upper upscale property that opened earlier this […]
  • Africa welcomes visitors with open arms: Meet the new Voice of Africa Cuthbert Ncube
    The African Tourism Board has a giant approach for the African Travel and Tourism industry. It is a new dawn for Tourism in Africa and for the Continent as we usher in the voice of Africa by Africa in Africa, says  by Mr. Cuthbert Ncube, the first Chairman of the African Tourism Board. He is based […]
  • Hotel Zetta Amplifies Tech-Forward Guest Experiences with Elevated In-Room Service
    San Francisco’s most innovative hotel adds Volara-powered Alexa technology in every guestroom and Atari Pong® Table to its Zetta Suite Hotel Zetta, a hotel managed by Viceroy Hotels & Resorts and owned by Pebblebrook Hotel Trust boasting ultra-modern guest rooms, innovative health and wellness programming, and cutting-edge tech experiences in the heart of San Francisco’s […]
  • African Tourism Board applauds President Kenyatta of Kenya for co-chairing the Global Resilience and Crisis Management Center
    The President of the Republic of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta has accepted Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett’s invitation to be honorary co-chair representing Africa) on the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre (GTRCM). Cuthbert Ncube, chairman of the African Tourism Board issued the following statement: ” We want to congratulate the Honourable President of […]
  • IMEX America MPI Keynote: The optimism quotient – changing our mindset, fueling success
    “Writing a gratitude note doesn’t have to be complicated, literally three lines, It reminds your brain of all the critical people that have really invested in your happiness over the course of your lifetime. And it also reminds your brain of all the social support you have, which helps make the adoption and sustainability of […]
  • Potential Global Economic Downturn and Sargassum real threats to Tourism, says Bartlett
    Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has indicated that Jamaica is taking note that the potential global economic downturn and sargassum phenomena are real threats to the tourism industry. “We recall the recession of 2008 that impacted economies globally and recognize the need to strategize in light of data and trends. Despite this global […]
  • Undiscovered Taipei at OTDYKH LEISURE Moscow 2019
    25th International Trade Fair for Travel & Tourism Taipei is a place of numerous renowned unique features and highlight attractions. Topping the list is the famed Taipei 101 tower, its amazingly rich culinary scene and superb array of high tech-integrated service facilities. From old-city district to districts defined by fast pace and a rush to […]
  • Gender equality tops agenda at She Means Business as IMEX America 2019 set to drive diversity debate
    With a recent World Economic Forum report (Global Gender Gap Report 2018) projecting it would take 202 years for men and women to reach economic parity, gender equality remains a pressing issue. It’s one that tops the agenda at She Means Business, part of IMEX America taking place September 10 – 12 in Las Vegas. […]
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  • Chasing The Sun: 5 Ultimate Summer Locations To Travel To This Year
    Cyprus Finding the perfect holiday with just the right combination of sun, sea and sand is never easy, but it is not impossible to find. With some forward planning on important documentation such as your passport and your European health card as well as planning flights and accommodation within your budget, you can have the […]
  • Turin, the Piedmont region and its gastronomy: The pinnacle of tours proposed for summer 2019 & 2020
    AG Boutique Journey, the DMC  & Tour Operator of AG Group, the first Tourist Group in Italy in a position to satisfy in-house all forms of demand.  (DMC/Tour Operator & Event Management, its own Boutique Hotel chain and Consultants for independent Hotels’ Marketing & Yield Management, A selection of fine Bistro Restaurants and novice their […]
  • Budget Friendly Travel Made Easy With A Few Simple Steps
    Finding the perfect budget-friendly holiday can be challenging, particularly if you are looking to travel with a family. Not only do you have to apply for an Esta Visa for each family member a month or two in advance, but you also must organise accommodation, flights and the overall budget that you have. In this […]
  • Centara kicks off 36th anniversary with epic 36-day global celebration
    Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, is marking its 36th anniversary milestone with a 36-day worldwide customer-focused celebration tied to the company’s 1983 founding. On this occasion, it also marks the 36th anniversary of Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok, the first hotel of the group, together with the 10th anniversary of […]
  • South African Airways announces amazing fares to Africa starting from $699* roundtrip
    South African Airways (SAA), announces amazing savings to Africa with new low fares starting from $699* roundtrip for travel this fall. Low fares are offered from New York JFK International Airport to Johannesburg, starting from $699* roundtrip (restrictions apply) and to Cape Town from $765* roundtrip (restrictions apply). Travel on these sale fares is applicable […]
  • Halloween in Transylvania at Bran Castle
    Travel to Romania & Hungary on the footstep of Prince Vlad Tepes a.k.a. DRACULA Budapest - Oradea - Cluj - Sighisoara - Brasov - Bran - Bucharest Click here for more information. We pay 10% commission to travel agents Click here to download our brochure. Contact Redina Varna: +1-210-302-2730 or email rodica_varna@yahoo.com
  • Malta’s 2019 Festival and Events Calendar “sparks” with fireworks
    Discover the many reasons why Malta, an archipelago in the middle of the Mediterranean, is referred to as The Hidden Gem of the Mediterranean. Malta’s festivals are filled with different aspects of music, culture, art, food and more. Malta boasts an events calendar featuring an eclectic blend of local and international entertainment, exhibitions, festivals and […]
  • Romance is in the air for Valentine’s Day at five luxury Corinthia Hotels
    Rose petal-strewn beds, glasses of chilled champagne, candlelit dinners a deux, a couple’s massage and idyllic escapes are all on the menu for Valentine’s Day at five luxury Corinthia Hotels around the world. The collection of five-star properties aim to make February 14, 2019, a day and night to remember. Here are the special packages: Corinthia Hotel Budapest
  • Study shows 44% of leisure travelers plan and book vacations at the last minute
    Why are so many people booking their vacations last minute? Is it all those great last-minute travel deals flooding our inboxes? Or today’s millennial travelers who are more comfortable with the technology that allows them to quickly and easily plan and book flights, hotels, rental cars and event tickets? The answer, according to research, is […]
  • Corinthia Hotels offers seasonal cheer with winter sale
    The countdown is on to December 15, 2018, when luxury hotel collection Corinthia Hotels offers some seasonal cheer with the start of its Winter Sale. As temperatures plummet so do rates - by 30-50% - at its five-star properties around the world, including the flagship Corinthia Hotel London which recently featured in a BBC 1 documentary, A Hotel for the […]
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  • African Tourism Board officially launched today
    Pretoria, South Africa – African Tourism Board Chairman Cuthbert Ncube today officially declared the African Tourism Board open and operational after less than 2 years in the making and more than 400 members included in 36 African and 25 non-African countries. Download the ATB charter as a PDF https://africantourismboard.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/ATBCharter2019.pdf It is a New Dawn forContinue […]
  • Dr. Taleb Rifai has a message for Africa
     Former UNWTO Secretary-General Dr. Taleb Rifai today issued this statement when joining the African Tourism Board as their Patron. Travel & Tourism Today is a powerful economic sector affecting and changing the lives of Billions of people around the world , but , beyond the numbers and the economic benefits of Generating $ 3.4 billionContinue […]
  • How Dr. Taleb Rifai is making Africa a better place?
    “Whatever our business in life may be, let us always remember that our core business is, and will always be, to make this world a better place.” The person who said these words – and is a mentor for many in the travel and tourism industry – is now also part of the African TourismContinue […]
  • The new minister from Zambia loves tourism and singing
    Ronald Chitotela is the new minister of tourism of Zambia’s., Ronald Chitotela was the former minister of infrastructure.  This was announced after Zambia’s President Edgar Lungu’s latest government reshuffle last week Friday. “We have not time to wait, we have to hit the ground running… We shall continue from where our brother left from inContinue […]
  • Tourism Minister Arrested for Corruption!
    Tourism in Zimbabwe is seen as the biggest money earner left in Zimbabwe after the overthrow of the Mugabe regime. In charge of tourism is the Honorable  Minister of Prisca Mupfumira. As of today, this minister is in a Harare jail, arrested by the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission. Prisca Mupfumira was in charge as the MinisterContinue […]
  • The Caribbean urged to look within to grow tourism
    Leaders in the Caribbean tourism industry have been advised to embrace and develop the strengths of their people to keep the industry among the most competitive in the world. The charge came from the acting secretary general of the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) Neil Walters speaking at the Grenada Tourism Authority’s inaugural awards ceremony held at the Spice IslandContinue […]
  • UNWTO leads discussion on “Tourism Financing for the 2030 Agenda” in Geneva
    Tourism’s unique potential as a tool for driving the global sustainable development agenda has taken center stage at a special event hosted by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in Geneva, Switzerland. The session, entitled “Tourism Financing for the 2030 Agenda” was held during the 2019 Global Review of Aid for Trade at the headquarters of theContinue […]
  • African Tourism Board: The Need for Greater Industry Synergy in West Africa
    The 2019 IATA’s Regional Aviation Forum is being held at the Marriott Hotel in Accra, Ghana. On Tuesday Alain St.Ange, President of the African Tourism Board and the former Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports & Marine Minister of Seychelles will be moderating a session titled “West and Central Africa as Preferred Tourism Destination: The Need for Greater IndustryContinue […]
  • Seychelles participated in 110th Session of UNWTO Executive Council
    The 110th Session of the UNWTO Executive Council met in Baku, Azerbaijan from June 16-18, 2019. More than 40 Member States joined by representatives from the public and private sectors attended the meeting. Seychelles was represented by Minister Didier Dogley, Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine and Mrs. Anne Lafortune, Principal Secretary forContinue […]
  • UNWTO Deputy Secretary General Sanclemente leaves: Gustavo Santo from Argentina next?
    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. He was appointed Deputy Secretary–General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in June 2018 and decided to leave the organization after just one year. The official version is, Mr. Sancelmente will go into the private tourism industry.Continue […]
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  • Mit dem Wohnmobil zum Oktoberfest
    Am Samstag, den 21. September 2019, heißt es wieder „O`zapft is!“ und das 186. Münchner Oktoberfest öffnet seine Tore für Besucher aus aller Welt. Doch das größte Volksfest der Welt macht die Übernachtung vor Ort zu einer herausfordernden Angelegenheit, sind doch Hotels bereits Monate vorher zu exorbitanten Preisen ausgebucht. Daher entscheiden sich immer mehr Besucher […]
  • Hongkong Tourism Board wirbt für stressfreien Familienurlaub
    Entdecken Sie Hongkong und genießen Sie stressfreie Ferien mit der ganzen Familie – damit wirbt derzeit das Hongkong Tourism Board auf ihrer Website. Touristen sollen doch den Sommer in Hongkong verbringen. Es locken schließlich gut sortierte Geschäfte und tolle Restaurants in der ganzen Stadt. Anstatt frustrierte Touristen über den aktuellen Stand der Dinge zu unterrichten […]
  • 15 Auszubildende starten bei VILA VITA Marburg in Berufsleben
    Verstärkung für die VILA VITA Marburg: Gleich 15 neue Auszubildende sind im August ins Berufsleben gestartet oder aber suchten nach vorangegangenen Erfahrungen mit der Ausbildung eine neue berufliche Herausforderung. Im Hotel VILA VITA Rosenpark wurde die Gruppe vom geschäftsführenden Hoteldirektor Marcel M. Bruognolo undvon Christoph Lesser, Personalleiter für den Standort Marburg, begrüßt. Fünf Berufsfelder standen […]
  • Kennzeichenerkennung an der Terminalvorfahrt am Düsseldorfer Flughafen
    Mit der Inbetriebnahme der Zufahrtsregelung durch Schrankenanlagen auf der Abflug- und Ankunftsebene („Kiss & Fly“) vor rund einem Jahr hat sich die Verkehrssituation am Flughafen Düsseldorf entspannt. Die Autofahrer haben sich schnell auf die neue Situation vor dem Terminal eingestellt. Der Verkehr läuft seitdem sehr viel besser. Nun wurde das System um eine automatische Kennzeichenerkennung […]
  • Die Psychotricks der Buchungsportale
    Je höher die Nachfrage, desto höher der Preis. Dieses grundlegende Gesetz der Marktpreisbildung machen sich Buchungsportale gerne zu eigen, um Kunden zur schnellen Buchung zu bringen. Mit alarmierenden Hinweisen wie z. B. „Nur noch ein Zimmer frei“, „Hohe Nachfrage zu diesem Zimmer“ oder „Preiserhöhung erwartet“ versuchen Reiseportale, Druck auf die Kunden auszuüben. Doch die ARAG […]