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Korea Tourism sends enthusiastic welcome to India

Chief Assignment Editor- April 6, 2017 0

The Korea Meetings, Incentives, Conferences & Exhibitions Bureau (KMB) of the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO), aims to establish Korea as a premier destination for convention delegates and ... Read More

Korean Air and Delta Air Lines to deepen partnership

Global Editor- March 30, 2017 0

Korean Air and Delta Air Lines, founding members of SkyTeam have reached an agreement to deepen their historic partnership with an expanded cooperation in the ... Read More

Delta and Korean Air to Expand Partnership

eturbonews- March 28, 2017 0

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) and Korean Air have reached an agreement to deepen their historic partnership, with an expanded trans-Pacific network that will increase ... Read More

Vietjet opens new Route from Danang to Daegu, South Korea

Global Editor- March 21, 2017 0

The sky is indeed the limit as Vietjet is opening yet another new route connecting the hub of Da Nang in central Vietnam to Daegu ... Read More

Jeju Air doubles Cebu flights

Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2017 0

Jeju Air announced it will double its Seoul Incheon-Cebu flights by adding a second daily flight starting on April 28 and running through May 31. ... Read More

More flights and bigger aircraft for Korean Air’s summer service

Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2017 0

Korean Air is getting ready to welcome more passengers onboard for the summer season with bigger aircraft and more flights. The airline is updating its ... Read More

Philippine Airlines plans charter service to Jeju Island

Chief Assignment Editor- March 16, 2017 0

Philippine Airlines will launch a charter service next month to Jeju Island in South Korea. The airline has filed an operational schedule for this Manila-Jeju ... Read More

New Korea Convention Support Program offers expanded support

Chief Assignment Editor- March 9, 2017 0

The Korea M.I.C.E. Bureau (KMB) has stepped up its efforts to make hosting international meetings in Korea more competitive than ever through the launch of ... Read More

What UNWTO Secretary General Taleb Rifai thinks about candidate Dho Young-shim

Chief Assignment Editor- March 9, 2017 0

Today, the Korean Embassy in Berlin, Germany, invited top VIPs, including ministers and members of the diplomatic community, into the legendary Kempinski Adlon Hotel next ... Read More

China plays the tourism ban card and hurts South Korean Tourism tremendously

eturbonews- March 3, 2017 0

 The danger loosing Chinese tourism business due to political problems is a nightmare for many destinations including Hawaii, Japan and South Korea. For South Korea this ... Read More

Korean Air unveils its first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Global Editor- February 28, 2017 0

Korean Air has unveiled its brand new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner today at Incheon Airport. Walter Cho, president of Korean Air, was present at a ceremony ... Read More

Korean Air celebrates delivery of its first 787-9 Dreamliner

Global Editor- February 24, 2017 0

Korean Air today celebrated the delivery of its first 787-9 Dreamliner at a ceremony held at the aircraft manufacturer Boeing’s South Carolina assembly site. Korean ... Read More

Boeing delivers Korean Air’s first 787-9 Dreamliner

Global Editor- February 22, 2017 0

Boeing and Korean Air today celebrated the delivery of the airline's first 787-9 Dreamliner. The Seoul-based carrier will be the first Korean carrier to operate ... Read More

Seychelles gears up for 10th Eco-Friendly Marathon

Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2017 0

At the end of February, Seychelles will be hosting its 10th Eco-Friendly Marathon, the second event on its national calendar of events. Held every last ... Read More

Korea Ambassador Dho revisits UN “Thank You Small Libraries” in South Africa

Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2017 0

On February 10, 2017, Ambassador Dho Young-shim, Chairperson of UNWTO ST-EP (United Nations World Tourism Organization Sustainable Tourism for Eliminating Poverty) Foundation & UN SDGs ... Read More

Vietjet launches new Danang-Seoul route

Global Editor- February 13, 2017 0

In line with plans to further expand its international network in 2017 to boost regional trade and integration, Vietjet has introduced yet another international route ... Read More

Imagine your Korea! A message from Korea Tourism Organization President Jung Chang-soo

Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2017 0

"There is a lot of untapped potential for our incoming travel and tourism industry.” These are the words shared today by Mr. Jung Chang-soo, President ... Read More

Annual ice fishing fest opens with ice sculpture, lantern parade

Global Editor- January 13, 2017 0

An annual ice fishing festival, organized by NARA Foundation will begin this weekend in the northeastern town of Hwacheon, Gangwon Province, featuring ice fishing, bare-hand ... Read More

Korean Air allows crew to use Tasers to subdue violent passengers

Global Editor- December 27, 2016 0

Korean Air Lines crew members have been given the go-ahead to “readily use stun guns” to subdue violent passengers in a “fast and efficient manner.” ... Read More

Korean Air presents a library to support multicultural families

Global Editor- December 22, 2016 0

Korean Air presented a gift of 3,200 books at the opening of a special library at a local community in support of multicultural families in ... Read More

Mauritius promotes tourism in South Korea and Japan

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome - eTN Africa- December 20, 2016 0

Air Mauritius has been intensifying efforts to promote visits to the island. Two workshops were recently organized in Seoul and Tokyo by the Mauritius Tourism ... Read More

PATA announced winners for Global Travel Entrepreneurship Challenge

eturbonews- December 14, 2016 0

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) and with the support of FWD Hong Kong, Gobi Partners and the Seychelles Tourism Board, are pleased to announce the ... Read More

Vietjet commences Hai Phong – Seoul flight

Global Editor- December 14, 2016 0

Vietjet recently welcomed passengers on board its debut flight from Hai Phong – Seoul (South Korea). The ceremony was witnessed by local leaders. All passengers ... Read More

Air Seoul takes off on the GDS

eturbonews- December 11, 2016 0

New distribution agreement gives travel agents access to more low-cost content through the Sabre Travel Marketplace SINGAPORE, 12 December 2016: Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the ... Read More

Korean Air Commences Flight Service Between Delhi and Incheon

eturbonews- December 4, 2016 0

Korean Air celebrated its inaugural Delhi-Incheon direct flight service with a welcome ceremony at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi Airport on 2 December, 2016. <!-- Banner in ... Read More

China gets a taste of Scotland

Global Editor- November 23, 2016 0

Scottish tourism businesses were in China last week as part of a VisitScotland business development mission to boost an emerging market already worth £34 million ... Read More

Korean Air announces new route and network enhancements

Global Editor- November 23, 2016 0

In response to competition in the global aviation market, Korean Air has announced some network realignment and a new route. (more…) Read More

Cebu Pacific opens regional office in Korea

Global Editor- November 9, 2016 0

CEB's Korea branch office will provide tickets sales, reservations services and customer support Read More

Dead: Mountaineering club on a tourist trip in Korea

eturbonews- November 5, 2016 0

22 tourists were injured, 4 passengers dead after a South Korean Tour bus flipped with members of a mountaineering club on a holiday trip to enjoy ... Read More