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Central Hotels opens three new hotels in Dubai

eturbonews- January 31, 2017 0

Growing its footprint rapidly, Central Hotels, has announced aggressive expansion plans with 3 new hotels lined up for opening in Dubai in 2017. Unveiling the ... Read More

United Airlines and Avianca to Deepen Commercial Relationship

eturbonews- January 31, 2017 0

United Airlines today announced that it is working with each of Avianca Holdings S.A. and Avianca Brasil to enhance and deepen the companies' commercial and ... Read More

Creole Travel Services of Seychelles endorses Alain St.Ange for the position of Secretary General of the UNWTO

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var bannersnack_embed = {"hash":"bxtp0xvds","width":150,"height":50,"t":1485407935,"userId":11891656,"type":"html5"}; In a letter to Taleb Rifai, the current Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), Guillaume Albert, the ... Read More

PATA and Microsoft collaboration paves way for digital transformation in tourism industry

Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2017 0

var bannersnack_embed = {"hash":"bxpadij9r","width":150,"height":50,"t":1485422298,"userId":11891656,"type":"html5"}; The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has announced a collaboration with Microsoft that is designed to improve tourism data collection and ... Read More

India ready to welcome 1.5 million visitors to crafts fair

Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 31, 2017 0

The much-acclaimed Surajkund International Crafts Mela, now in its 31st year, got off to a colorful and vibrant start today, February 1, with as many ... Read More

Sicily named as one of 2017 Ten Best Wine Destinations

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

The ultimate cure for the winter blues is planning a vacation and for those interested in wine destination travel, the options are endless. While more ... Read More

Cunard debuts first TV commercial during Big Game week

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

In tandem with the big game, luxury ocean liner company, Cunard today released its first North American commercial that will air during Ocean Treks with ... Read More

Vegas Uncork’d features world’s finest epicurean talent and cuisine

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

One of the country's top food, wine and spirits festivals, Vegas Uncork'd by Bon Appétit returns April 27-30 with one-of-a-kind experiences and a world-class lineup ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board at New York Times Travel Show 2017 edition

Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2017 0

var bannersnack_embed = {"hash":"bxpadij9r","width":150,"height":50,"t":1485422298,"userId":11891656,"type":"html5"}; The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) exhibited at the New York Times Travel Show 2017 edition, which took place in the city ... Read More

Fontainebleau Miami Beach becomes one of world’s most connected hotels

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

var bannersnack_embed = {"hash":"bxpadij9r","width":150,"height":50,"t":1485422298,"userId":11891656,"type":"html5"}; Hotwire Communications, a leading provider of fiber optic telecommunications services to the hospitality industry, is bringing the fastest high-speed internet services ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association issues statement on Trump’s extreme vetting

Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2017 0

"People all over the world want to visit the U.S., and the U.S. travel community strongly supports efforts to ensure that visitors to this country ... Read More

Brussels Ambassadors Night: visit.brussels appoints partners as destination Ambassadors

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

At an exclusive gala dinner, visit.brussels presented 37 Ambassador awards to the partners who, over the past three years, have contributed exponentially to propagating and ... Read More

Diplomacy works! A message to Donald Trump by Walter Mzembi, African Union candidate for UNWTO Secretary General

Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2017 0

The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) earlier issued a statement on the recent executive order by US President Donald Trump on restricting travel to ... Read More

Delta dreams big in L.A. in 2017

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

With a $1.9 billion airport infrastructure project, new local partnerships, expanding routes and the implementation of a strategic alliance, Delta Air Lines is kicking off ... Read More

Virgin Atlantic extends its coverage with Discover the World

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

Virgin Atlantic, the UK's second largest long haul airline, has extended its sales and marketing representation with Discover the World in Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands and ... Read More

UAE Ambassador: US confirms that Emiratis exempted from Trump ban

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

The UAE embassy in Washington on Tuesday has confirmed that Emiratis will not be affected by Trump’s travel ban. In a series of tweets, Yousef ... Read More

XOJET outperforms in 2016

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

XOJET announced today that it achieved another performance milestone in 2016 and is poised for significant commercial investment in 2017. Marking the completion of 10 ... Read More

PATA reiterates its commitment to the right to travel

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) reiterates its commitment to the right to travel as stated in Article 13 of the Universal Declaration of Human ... Read More

IMEX unveils new ‘Exclusively Corporate’ program

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

Exclusively Corporate at IMEX, the dedicated event for event and travel planners (corporate), has been redeveloped for IMEX in Frankfurt 2017. The IMEX team has ... Read More

Russian “Vodohod” orders construction of a new cruise ship

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

var bannersnack_embed = {"hash":"bxpadij9r","width":150,"height":50,"t":1485422298,"userId":11891656,"type":"html5"}; On the 29th of December 2016 in Moscow the shipping company “Vodohod” (which is a part of UCL Holding) and “United ... Read More

Air Partner looks back on a year of sporting achievement

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

var bannersnack_embed = {"hash":"bxpadij9r","width":150,"height":50,"t":1485422298,"userId":11891656,"type":"html5"}; Air Partner, the leading global aviation services group, enjoyed an action-packed 2016 in the sports industry, with the European team alone ... Read More

UNWTO condemns US travel ban

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the United Nations Specialized Agency for Tourism, expresses its deep concern and strong condemnation over the recently announced travel ban ... Read More

Air Astana delivers flames to the opening ceremony of World Winter Universiade 2017

Global Editor- January 31, 2017 0

var bannersnack_embed = {"hash":"bxpadij9r","width":150,"height":50,"t":1485422298,"userId":11891656,"type":"html5"}; Air Astana, the official carrier for the World Winter Universiade 2017, collected flames from across 13 regions of Kazakhstan and delivered ... Read More

Nepal’s Airports Prepare for Future Natural Disasters

eturbonews- January 30, 2017 0

A four-day training and assessment programme involving airport authorities, military and humanitarian partners is being held to develop a customized disaster response action plan for ... Read More

Super Bowl fever at 30,000 feet elevation with Turkish Airlines

eturbonews- January 30, 2017 0

Turkish Airlines passengers will be able to watch the Super Bowl, the final game of the National Football League, live on all flights with Internet ... Read More

World Travel & Tourism Council has a message for US President Donald Trump

eturbonews- January 30, 2017 0

After ICTP also WTTC commented on US President Trump's travel ban to the United States on citizens of 7 countries. On Monday night, David Scowsill, ... Read More

28th Summit of Heads of State and Government of African Union officially opened today

Chief Assignment Editor- January 30, 2017 0

The 28th Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU), officially opened today at the headquarters of the African Union ... Read More

Most expensive luxury hotels in Florida named

Global Editor- January 30, 2017 0

The Florida Keys is home to the three most expensive hotels in the Sunshine State. This is the finding of a new survey conducted by ... Read More

Hard Rock International announces Japan division

Global Editor- January 30, 2017 0

var bannersnack_embed = {"hash":"bxpadij9r","width":150,"height":50,"t":1485422298,"userId":11891656,"type":"html5"}; Hard Rock International – with presence in more than 74 countries – announces the launch of Hard Rock Japan LLC and ... Read More

Hotel history: Omni Parker House Hotel (1855)

Stanley Turkel- January 30, 2017 0

Opened in October 1855 by Henry D. Parker, the Parker House is the longest continuously operating hotel in the United States and is located in ... Read More