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A surprise attack on Hawaii by China and Russia, the unrest in Eswatini would have Taiwan written on it

Juergen T Steinmetz- June 30, 2021 0

China's claim over Taiwan seems to become a global threat. Military exercises 200 miles off the Hawaiian coast, a Japanese official warning the US of ... Read More

F18 fighter jets stall in the skies

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Still on the no-fly list are F18 fighter jets that appear to have stalled in the skies. From where? Going to where? | F18 fighter ... Read More

Princess Cruises Australia: No longer going down under this year

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Princess Cruises just announced the cancellation of its Australia cruise holidays through December of this year. This comes after so many previous cruises have already ... Read More

Sandals Foundation gives to restore Smith’s Reef Snorkel Trail

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The breathtaking sights of the underwater ecosystems at the Smith’s Reef Snorkel Trail are all set to be explored by local communities, students, and international ... Read More

Chinese will take 750 million railway trips during summer travel rush

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College students return home from universities and transport demand from family visits and travel soars during China's summer travel rush. | Chinese will take 750 ... Read More

Boeing appoints new Chief Financial Officer

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Brian West, a long-time finance and business leader with experience across aerospace, manufacturing, infrastructure, global information services and other industries, named new Boeing CFO. | ... Read More

Jamaica and Saudi Arabia explore investment opportunities in tourism

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Jamaica and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia have initiated discussions aimed at facilitating cooperation and investment in tourism and other key areas, following a series ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism to benefit from $70 million loan facility

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Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett has announced that the Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Jamaica National Small ... Read More

Seychelles Principal Secretary for Tourism presents department priorities

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Stepping into her new role as Seychelles Principal Secretary for Tourism, Mrs. Sherin Francis met with local press partners at Botanical House on Wednesday, June ... Read More

Air Canada bans emotional support animals

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Air Canada's decision comes on the heels of the US' Department of Transportation ruling that ESA's are not considered service animals and therefore US-based airlines ... Read More

Naples, Marco Island and Everglades CVB Executive Director stepping down

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Jack Wert, the well-known figurehead of Collier County’s Tourism Division has announced plans to retire from his post, effective September 30, 2021. | Naples, Marco ... Read More

Train + Air: Air France reaffirms commitment to environmental sustainability

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As passengers increasingly demand more environmentally friendly travel options, Air France is protecting its future revenues by establishing meaningful solutions. | Train + Air: Air ... Read More

Air Canada announces election of directors

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All of the nominees have already been serving as directors of Air Canada and each of the directors was elected by a majority of the ... Read More

Tokyo 2020 legacy could have some positive impact on Japanese tourism

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The positive aspects of Tokyo 2020’s tourism legacy will offer no quick fix for the amount of investment that will be lost due to no ... Read More

Ryanair gains competitive advantage with Boeing 737 MAX

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Despite the grounding of Boeing 737 MAX in 2019 over safety concerns, Ryanair negotiated purchases of 210 units, with a maximum of 12 operating for ... Read More

Southwest Airlines announces new Executive Vice President, other leadership changes

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Southwest Airlines promotes Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer Linda Rutherford to Executive Vice President People & Communications, effective immediately. | Southwest Airlines announces ... Read More

Direct flights from Munich to Dubai on Lufthansa now

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Due to the high demand, Munich is the third hub of the Lufthansa Group to add Dubai to its flight schedule, after Frankfurt and Zurich. ... Read More

US Embassy in Eswatini warning: Stay Home!

Juergen T Steinmetz- June 29, 2021 0

The situation in the Kingdom of Eswatini remains tense but seems to be under government control, with insurgents assumed to operate in the country. | ... Read More

Middle East executives: Leading an airline in 2021

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The Middle East has played an important role in aviation for a long time, but it has only been in recent decades that it has ... Read More

Allegiant announces 23 new nonstop routes

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Allegiant launches 10 routes to four new cities: Melbourne, Fla.; Amarillo, Texas; Washington, D.C. and Minneapolis. | Allegiant announces 23 new nonstop routes Read More

Response to India Tourism relief package fast and furious

Anil Mathur - eTN India- June 29, 2021 0

There is mixed reaction in the travel trade on the India Tourism relief measures announced by the Finance Minister to revive tourism. The general feeling ... Read More

Turkey bans direct flights from Bangladesh, Brazil, South Africa, India, Nepal, and Sri Lanka

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Turkey's Interior Ministry issued a circular stating that the country suspended flights from Bangladesh, Brazil, South Africa, India, Nepal, and Sri Lanka as of July ... Read More

Skål Asia President: Meet candidate Andrew J. Wood

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Skål Asia Vice President Andrew J. Wood today announced he is to run for election for President in the 2021-2023 Skål Asia elections which takes ... Read More

US travel industry should address trust gaps in price transparency, COVID-19 safety

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In the US, the two most important factors in building consumer trust in travel agencies and travel suppliers, such as airlines, are having ‘no hidden ... Read More

Budapest Airport: Ninth Runway Run is on!

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Budapest Airport will also be holding a competition to allow another lucky 100 runners to take part in the race through a prize draw which ... Read More

Alaska Airlines launches codeshare agreement with Qatar Airways

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Beginning July 1, the agreement allows passengers on Qatar Airways to book travel and easily connect to more than 150 routes throughout Alaska's network. | ... Read More

Americans warned against all travel to Russia

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A new US travel advisory, issued on Monday, gives Russia the same danger categorization as Afghanistan, Uganda and Syria. | Americans warned against all travel ... Read More

Largest order in history: United adds 270 Boeing and Airbus jets to fleet

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"United Next" includes addition of 200 Boeing 737 MAX and 70 Airbus A321neo as well as plans to retrofit 100% of remaining mainline, narrow-body fleet ... Read More

Eswatini caught between Taiwan and China means great danger

Juergen T Steinmetz- June 29, 2021 0

When a peaceful kingdom in Africa is getting tense there is most likely a wider reason. In the Kingdom of Eswatini may be the China ... Read More

Eswatini Peaceful After Kingdom Experienced Violent Protests

Juergen T Steinmetz- June 29, 2021 0

The Kingdom of Eswatini is usually known to be peaceful, stable and just recently became the host of the African Tourism Board. This landlocked African ... Read More