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G20 Tourism Ministers urge green transformation for sustainable recovery

eturbonews- May 4, 2021 0

Tourism Ministers of the G20 nations met to devise a way forward for an inclusive, resilient, and sustainable green recovery for the sector at the ... Read More

Hong Kong Tourism Board Opens New 360° Hong Kong Moments

Chief Assignment Editor- November 5, 2020 0

Right next to the city in Hong Kong, nature is closer than one might think. Shining a light on this perhaps unknown wonder, the Hong ... Read More

Boeing energy conservation program lauded by EPA

Global Editor- April 7, 2017 0

Boeing will be recognized by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with a 2017 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award for ... Read More

L’Apogée Courchevel: Eco-responsible and connected to its mountain environment

Chief Assignment Editor- March 31, 2017 0

For the first time since its opening in 2013, L'Apogée Courchevel has been awarded Green Globe Certification. It is the first hotel in Courchevel and ... Read More

Pimalai: First Green Globe resort on Koh Lanta, Thailand

Chief Assignment Editor- March 31, 2017 0

Fall asleep to the whispers of the waves and wake up each morning to nature’s calming breeze. Away from the traffic and vendors, the sun, ... Read More

InterContinental Bucharest: Where people take priority

Chief Assignment Editor- March 27, 2017 0

InterContinental Bucharest is a luxury landmark, located downtown in the Romania’s Capital and unique for its stunning views from the guest room balconies. The hotel ... Read More

Ramada Ajman fortifies its sustainability initiatives

Chief Assignment Editor- March 27, 2017 0

A staple frontrunner in sustainability within the UAE’s hospitality industry, Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman has broadened its efforts with more ecological initiatives aimed at ... Read More

Red Frog Beach Island Resort certified for its sustainability in Panama

Chief Assignment Editor- March 24, 2017 0

Green Globe, the world’s premier certification label for sustainable practices in the tourism industry, has announced that Red Frog Beach Island Resort in Bocas del ... Read More

Swiss Holiday Park: Energized by green power

Chief Assignment Editor- March 24, 2017 0

In Morschach, above Lake Lucerne, on a high plateau with a fantastic view of Lake Lucerne and the Urner Alps, sits the Swiss Holiday Park ... Read More

MGM Resorts joins world observance of Earth Hour 2017

Global Editor- March 24, 2017 0

MGM Resorts International will recognize Earth Hour, the global effort to raise awareness of climate change, by dimming the exterior lights at 18 of its ... Read More

NH Hotel Group switches off its lights during Earth Hour

Global Editor- March 23, 2017 0

For the ninth consecutive year, NH Hotel Group will support the WWF global initiative Earth Hour, switching off the lights of its hotels’ façades all ... Read More

World Water Day resonates with Corinthia Hotels

Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2017 0

Today, March 22, is World Water Day, with the theme of waste water, something close to the heart of each luxury property belonging to Corinthia ... Read More

Media benefits from workshop on Sustainable Tourism Development

Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2017 0

The Alumni Association for Tourism Economics and Hospitality Management and students of tourism study programs and PATA Student Chapter at the Department of Economics, Faculty ... Read More

NASA study confirms biofuels reduce jet engine pollution

Global Editor- March 16, 2017 0

Using biofuels to help power jet engines reduces particle emissions in their exhaust by as much as 50 to 70 percent, in a new study ... Read More

Slovenia goes green

Global Editor- March 10, 2017 0

The green heart of Europe is inhabited by many people with green hearts. This was evident during a debate at the ITB Berlin Convention, where ... Read More

Scandic Berlin Kurfürstendamm: 3rd Scandic Hotel certified by Green Globe in Germany

Chief Assignment Editor- March 3, 2017 0

Scandic Berlin Kurfürstendamm has been awarded Green Globe certification for its sustainability initiatives, bringing the number of Scandic hotels in Germany with this designation to ... Read More

LE Grand Hôtel Cannes: Awarded for unique natural setting and sustainable management in France

Chief Assignment Editor- March 3, 2017 0

LE Grand Hôtel Cannes is a dynamic palace, which has evolved within its surrounds along the Mediterranean Sea. Situated on La Croisette, in Cannes, LE ... Read More

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport recognized with EPA Climate Leadership Award

Global Editor- March 2, 2017 0

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport has been selected to receive the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Climate Leadership Award for Organizational Leadership. DFW Airport is ... Read More

Mövenpick Hotel Apartments Al Mamzar Dubai earns its fourth Green Globe accolade

Chief Assignment Editor- February 23, 2017 0

Since its opening in 2014, Mövenpick Hotel Apartments Al Mamzar has implemented eco-friendly initiatives from the installation of motion sensors for corridor lights and wash-basins ... Read More

Hyatt Ziva Cancun: First Hyatt in Mexico certified Green Globe

Chief Assignment Editor- February 23, 2017 0

Green Globe is proud to welcome Hyatt Ziva Cancun to its collection of certified resorts in Mexico. Hyatt Ziva Cancun is the first Hyatt property ... Read More

South African Airways retains highest level of IATA green status

Global Editor- February 20, 2017 0

South African Airways (SAA) has become one of a very few global airlines to maintain Stage 2 status of the IATA Environmental Assessment Program (IEnvA). ... Read More

Sir Albert shows how team effort turns little changes into big differences

Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2017 0

Sir Albert Amsterdam, a boutique hotel located in De Pijp, the Latin quarter of Amsterdam and consisting of 90 rooms, is proud to be certified ... Read More

It’s Green Globe Gold for Mövenpick Hotel West Bay Doha

Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2017 0

Mövenpick Hotel West Bay Doha is proud to announce that it has received Gold certification from Green Globe, the world’s premier stamp of approval related ... Read More

Hyatt Ziva Cancun: First Hyatt in Mexico certified Green Globe

Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2017 0

Green Globe is proud to welcome Hyatt Ziva Cancun to its collection of certified resorts in Mexico. Hyatt Ziva Cancun is the first Hyatt property ... Read More

Put Climate Resilience, Green Growth and “Impact Travel” in curricula, ICTP President Lipman urges deans

Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2017 0

The President of the International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP), Prof. Geoffrey Lipman, recently addressed 350 business school deans at the EFMD Conference. He said ... Read More

UNWTO: Viajes El Corte Inglés commits to Global Code of Ethics for Tourism

eturbonews- February 10, 2017 0

Viajes El Corte Inglés in Spain has signed the Private Sector Commitment to the UNWTO Global Code of Ethics for Tourism, a key element of ... Read More

Dubai Municipality launches 8th Car-Free Day Initiative

Global Editor- February 6, 2017 0

Dubai Municipality on Sunday launched the eighth "Car Free Day" with the participation of government, semi-government and private organizations and a number of dignitaries, including ... Read More

Newton’s third law and existential climate change

Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2017 0

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Le Guanahani: First Green Globe resort in St. Barth, French West Indies

Chief Assignment Editor- February 2, 2017 0

var bannersnack_embed = {"hash":"bxpadij9r","width":150,"height":50,"t":1485422298,"userId":11891656,"type":"html5"}; Originally opened in 1986 and expanded in 1991, Le Guanahani has established itself as a haven of casual luxury, comfort and ... Read More

Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach advances to Green Globe Gold Membership

Chief Assignment Editor- February 2, 2017 0

var bannersnack_embed = {"hash":"bxpadij9r","width":150,"height":50,"t":1485422298,"userId":11891656,"type":"html5"}; Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach has been awarded the internationally recognized Green Globe certification for the fifth year in a row, as ... Read More