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Multiple explosions rock central Moscow, injuries reported

eturbonews- June 19, 2021 0

The blaze, which spanned an area of over 5,000 square feet, required a major operation from the emergencies services. - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel ... Read More

Judge strikes down CDC ‘conditional sailing’ order against cruise lines

eturbonews- June 19, 2021 0

The injunction will go into effect July 18, at which point the CDC orders to cruise operators will be considered non-binding considerations, recommendations or guidelines, ... Read More

Nine people killed in Russia plane crash

eturbonews- June 19, 2021 0

Engine failure causes deadly plane crash in Russia's Siberia. - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

India Travel and Tourism industry collapsing

Anil Mathur - eTN India- June 18, 2021 0

The CEO of Le Passage to India, Amit Prasad, is a much-respected leader with 40 years of experience in the travel and tourism industry. - ... Read More

Moscow government receives terror attack threats, demands to end COVID-19 restrictions

eturbonews- June 18, 2021 0

Moscow police are searching for an unknown suspect or suspects who threatened to blow up Moscow central government building. - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel ... Read More

Founding President of Zambia Kenneth Kaunda died today leaving his song on African Tourism, Climate Change, World Peace as his legacy

Juergen T Steinmetz- June 17, 2021 0

Known as the singing President, Kenneth Kaunda died today in Lusaka, Zambia. He left a song summarizing his vision for Peace Through Tourism, Climate Change, ... Read More

The singing First President of Zambia Kenneth Kaunda died, leaving his legacy on Peace, Tourism, Climate Change in a song

Juergen T Steinmetz- June 17, 2021 0

Known as the singing President, Kenneth Kaunda died today in Lusaka, Zambia. He left a song summarizing his vision for Peace Through Tourism, Climate Change, ... Read More

Zambia mourns its singing Founding President Kenneth Kaunda: Peace, Tourism, Climate Change was his song

Juergen T Steinmetz- June 17, 2021 0

Known as the singing President, Kenneth Kaunda died today in Lusaka, Zambia, age 97. He left a song summarizing his vision for Peace Through Tourism, ... Read More

European travel sentiment soars with vaccines and EU digital COVID ID rollout

eturbonews- June 17, 2021 0

Two-thirds of Europeans intending to take a trip by the end of November 2021. - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Foreign Olympians could be expelled from Japan if they violate COVID-19 regulations

eturbonews- June 16, 2021 0

Newest version of Tokyo Olympics «playbook» with various COVID-19 countermeasures says all athletes may face penalties for not complying with them, including a withdrawal of ... Read More

Florida COVID-19 cases put major cruise ship launch on hold

eturbonews- June 16, 2021 0

Royal Caribbean chief said late Tuesday on Facebook that the decision to postpone Odyssey of the Seas' sailing till July 31 had been made “out ... Read More

World Tourism Network presents Aviation Decarbonization discussion

Juergen T Steinmetz- June 15, 2021 0

The World Tourism Network today organized a panel Discussion for the green and aviation interest group discussing Aviation Decarbonization. - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel ... Read More

Portugal re-opens to US tourists with negative COVID-19 tests

eturbonews- June 15, 2021 0

American visitors will just need to produce a negative results of a COVID-19 test performed at least 72 hours prior to their arrival to Portugal. ... Read More

Shooter attacks tourists from a jet ski

eturbonews- June 15, 2021 0

American tourist was wounded while on vacation in Cancun after gunmen on jet skis sprayed a beach with bullets. - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel ... Read More

The war is over: US and EU resolve dispute over Boeing and Airbus state subsidies

eturbonews- June 15, 2021 0

The United States and the European Union agreed to suspend tariffs imposed as part of the trade war for a period of five years. - ... Read More

Guam launches Mobile Access to Electronic Declaration Form

Juergen T Steinmetz- June 14, 2021 0

Guam is a US territory 7 flight hours from Hawaii and has its own custom rules. Today Guam announced to be the first destination in ... Read More

Tourism and Vaccination: From Herd Immunity to nothing -the list:

Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2021 0

Where is your country, when it comes to a world comparison of regions that had access to the COVID-19 vaccine so far. No one argues ... Read More

Is Medical Tourism Safe?

eturbonews- June 13, 2021 0

At first blush, Medical tourism seems like a good idea. Travel to Thailand, UAE, or Germany – and while exploring the culture, food, wines and ... Read More

The Kingdom of Eswatini just united African Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz- June 12, 2021 0

"As a Country, we are excited about the work of the African Tourism Board, Today marked a very important day in ATB. The future is ... Read More

Delta flight makes emergency landing after unruly passenger makes terroristic threats, tries to open door midair

eturbonews- June 12, 2021 0

Delta Air Lines Airbus A321 with about 200 people on board was somewhere in the middle of its route when one of the passengers made ... Read More

Mass-shooting leaves at least 13 people wounded in Austin, Texas

eturbonews- June 12, 2021 0

Austin Police Department has urged the public to stay away from the 6th Street area. It has described the incident as a “chaotic” one, stating ... Read More

Oldest performing arts festival in Italy transforms Spoleto

Mario Masciullo eTN Italy- June 11, 2021 0

The sixty-fourth edition of the Spoleto Festival dei Due Mondi (Festival of the two Worlds), the first programmed by artistic director Monique Veaute, opens on ... Read More

Serbian people have big Hearts during COVID demonstrating a vision for tourisms and strength

eturbonews- June 11, 2021 0

The slogan of Serbian people during the COVID-19 pandemic is "Together we are stronger." Since the beginning of the pandemic, Serbia has been capable, efficient, ... Read More

Uganda Tourism Minister retained in new cabinet

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- June 11, 2021 0

Tom Butime has been retained as the Uganda Tourism Minister in the new cabinet following the recent swearing in of President Yoweri T. K Museveni ... Read More

Two Royal Caribbean passengers test positive for COVID-19 on fully-vaccinated cruise

eturbonews- June 11, 2021 0

Celebrity Millennium is one of the first cruises in North America to restart cruising after over a year and is the largest COVID-19-vaccinated cruise in ... Read More

9 in 10 African nations set to miss urgent COVID-19 vaccination goal

eturbonews- June 11, 2021 0

Africa's 54 countries have registered nearly five million COVID-19 infections to date and numbers increased by nearly 20 percent - to more than 88 000 ... Read More

Pakistan’s Punjab: No COVID-19 vaccination, no mobile phone!

eturbonews- June 11, 2021 0

According to Punjab's Health Minister, new policy would disable mobile SIM cards belonging to those who fail to get jabbed “beyond a certain time.” - ... Read More

Brits make mad dash home from Portugal to beat new quarantine rules deadline

eturbonews- June 7, 2021 0

British tourists called the scenes at the airport “absolute carnage” – claiming it took over two hours to check in – and blamed UK government ... Read More

UK and US aviation and travel leaders call for re-opening of transatlantic travel

eturbonews- June 7, 2021 0

Top leaders in aviation and travel came together ahead of the G7 meeting in Cornwall later to push for the reopening of the UK – ... Read More

A Bombshell Tribute by Dr. Taleb Rifai about UNWTO and Dr. Walter Mzembi

Juergen T Steinmetz- June 6, 2021 0

A bombshell statement on UNWTO by former Secretary-General Dr. Taleb Rifai was seen as a life time tribute, and a wonderful testimonial by the former ... Read More