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Jamaica Tourism Minister told Richard Quest his rescue plan for the Summer Travel Season

Juergen T Steinmetz- March 11, 2021 0

HE Edmund Bartlett started the discussion on global resilience and has done miracles for Jamaica. He has a vision for the future ready to rescue ... Read More

All-electric plane on its way to world record

eturbonews- March 1, 2021 0

Ahead of actual flight-testing, the all-electric Rolls Royce plane must first pass a taxiing test critical to the integration of the aircraft’s propulsion system. Continue ... Read More

Fighting human trafficking during the pandemic age

Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- March 1, 2021 0

Tourism security has traditionally been about protecting visitors from themselves, from other tourists, and from locals who seek to rob and or steal from them, ... Read More

EU greenlights COVID vaccine passport – with reserve

Mario Masciullo eTN Italy- March 1, 2021 0

A pass linked to immunization: it is a common goal but difficult to implement until vaccines are available for everyone. Continue reading EU greenlights COVID ... Read More

Sandals Royal Barbados: Impressive expansion in time for summer

eturbonews- March 1, 2021 0

Sandals Resorts International (SRI) continues its development in the Caribbean as Sandals Royal Barbados breaks ground on an exciting new expansion, just in time for ... Read More

NDC: Helping or hindering travel industry recovery?

eturbonews- February 27, 2021 0

Designed to transform the way air products are retailed to corporations and travelers, the New Distribution Capability (NDC) is to be a new standard that ... Read More

Pattaya area quarantine urged by Mayor to boost tourism

eturbonews- February 26, 2021 0

Pattaya City is proposing to be designated as a safe bubble in order to push tourism into the spotlight and break open its doors from ... Read More

Uganda Tourism agencies merge in latest government spin

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- February 26, 2021 0

For the third time in just about as many years, the Government of Uganda has come full circle on their decision to merge departments and ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board’s Annual GCC Roadshow Goes Virtual

eturbonews- February 26, 2021 0

As the whole world shifts into the digital age, the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) follows, continuing its mission to establish and foster stronger relationships with ... Read More

Wildlife animal markets: Ticking time bombs for virus pandemics

eturbonews- February 25, 2021 0

The Thai Ministry of Public Health will be collaborating with the Ministry of Environment and its Department of National Parks to closely inspect Chatuchak animal ... Read More

U.S. bill to bring back millions of travel jobs

eturbonews- February 25, 2021 0

Tax relief in the form of credits and deductions are the foundation of a bipartisan bill designed to aid the travel industry as it struggles ... Read More

Re-strategizing Tourism through festivals, food and culture

Anil Mathur - eTN India- February 25, 2021 0

Even as vaccines are being administered and there is hope for the return of travel and tourism post COVID-19, the strategies to build the industry ... Read More

Malta: A Mediterranean Destination Filled with Authenticity and Curated Exclusive Experiences

eturbonews- February 25, 2021 0

Malta, an archipelago located in the heart of the Mediterranean Sea, has been acclaimed for its luxurious accommodations, warm climate, and 7,000 years of history. ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister calls for fair and united approach needed in global distribution of vaccines

eturbonews- February 25, 2021 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, has called for a fair and united approach to the global distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, amid growing criticism worldwide, ... Read More

IGLTA partners with Copenhagen 2021 supporting WorldPride and EuroGames

eturbonews- February 24, 2021 0

LGBTQ+ tourism and operators will be linked in with the upcoming Copenhagen 2021 through the extensive IGLTA+ Travel Association network. This event includes WorldPride and ... Read More

Government and Tourism: Why the two must work together

eturbonews- February 24, 2021 0

In planning, development, and promotion, it behooves a nation to have government involved every step of the way in the tourism product. Continue reading Government ... Read More

US Ambassador has close encounter with rhino at Mkomazi National Park

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- February 24, 2021 0

The US Ambassador to Tanzania had a once-in-a-lifetime experience – for now anyway – when he visited Mkomazi National Park in Northern Tanzania. There he ... Read More

Sandals Emerald Bay reopens its doors

eturbonews- February 24, 2021 0

Sandals Emerald Bay, Golf, Tennis & Spa Resort in Great Exuma, The Bahamas, has officially reopened its doors today, welcoming guests back with its warm ... Read More

Hawaii returns favor to CDC: Lessons learned

eturbonews- February 24, 2021 0

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides guidance that has helped Hawai‘i to effectively respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. This week, Hawai‘i returns ... Read More

Thai Airlines Association names inaugural President

eturbonews- February 24, 2021 0

Along with organizing the association meeting to discuss guidelines and measures to reduce the impact of the COVID-19 situation, the Thai Airlines Association appointed its ... Read More

Australia Government handing out cash for events

eturbonews- February 23, 2021 0

Just like so many other countries around the world, the MICE industry has been suffering due to the impact of COVID-19. With barely any travel ... Read More

Sayaji Hotels appoints new GM

eturbonews- February 23, 2021 0

Sayaji Hotels Ltd. has appointed Mr. Amit Gera as the new General Manager Operations. An alumnus of IHM Shimla, Mr. Gera is a passionate hospitality ... Read More

Alitalia: the Lufthansa hypothesis returns

Mario Masciullo eTN Italy- February 22, 2021 0

From Delta Air Lines to EasyJet to Lufthansa Airline, interest in the procurement of Alitalia Airline has gone through several potential transformations since 2017. Continue ... Read More

Chinese Travel and Tourism: Strong return

eturbonews- February 22, 2021 0

The Chinese people love to travel and shop, and that is making for strong tailwinds in the recovery of the tourism industry. Continue reading Chinese ... Read More

Italy Tourism once again a Ministry after 60 years

Mario Masciullo eTN Italy- February 22, 2021 0

The Prime Minister of Italy has done away with the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism and is making it a stand-alone department ... Read More

Hawaii hotels remain severely impacted by COVID-19

eturbonews- February 22, 2021 0

The monthly Hawaii Hotel Performance Report published by the Hawaii Tourism Authority shows the severe and continued effect of the coronavirus on hotels specifically and ... Read More

President of Emirates Sir Tim Clark: Candid discussion during interesting times

eturbonews- February 20, 2021 0

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to be front and center in the minds of everyone no matter what occupation or stage of life, and the effects ... Read More

Champagne for Everyone is your COVID Stimulus

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of February 19, 2021 0

The Founder of New York Champagne Week,, Blaine Ashley, was interviewed by Dr. Elinor Garely, where the discussion focused on why Champagne is exactly what ... Read More

South Korea tourists on their way to Thailand under golf quarantine

eturbonews- February 19, 2021 0

If spending quarantine at a golf course seems palatable to you, then tourists may want to consider a trip to Thailand where a golf quarantine ... Read More

Seychelles welcomes STORY and L’Escale onto its shores

eturbonews- February 19, 2021 0

The Seychelles Islands luxury segment expands as the tropical island destination welcomes STORY (Seychelles) and L’Escale Resort Marina & Spa two exclusive properties on Mahé.   ... Read More