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  • Fuji Dream Airlines orders two E175s June 18, 2019
    Embraer announced today, at the 53rd International Paris Air Show, that it has signed a contract with Japan’s Fuji Dream Airlines (FDA) for a firm order of two E175 jets. The order has a value of USD 97.2 million, based on 2019 list prices, and was already included in Embraer’s 2019 first-quarter backlog as “undisclosed.” “We are extremely pleased to continuously […]
    Dmytro Makarov
  • Jamaica Tourism Minister attends UNWTO Executive Council Welcome Reception June 18, 2019
    Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, seen left in the main photo, is keeping the Hon. Didier Dogley, Minister of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine for the Seychelles and Dr. the Hon. Charles Banda, Chairman, United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Executive Council, amused during the welcome reception for delegates to the 110th […]
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  • Taiwan Expo is back in Malaysia June 18, 2019
    Taiwan Expo  is back in Malaysia following the fruitful outings over the past two years in Kuala Lumpur. This year, Taiwan Expo 2019 will make its way to Penang, on the 5th and 6th of July to expand its reach to more Malaysians. Taiwan Expo 2019 has selected six main exhibition categories tailored to Penang’s development roadmap. The six categories include Industry 4.0, […]
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  • Sale of Timmins hotels June 18, 2019
    Holloway Lodging Corporation (“Holloway”) is a real estate corporation focused on acquiring, adding value to and operating select service hotels and managing hotels for third parties. Holloway owns 25 hotels with 2,890 rooms. Holloway is pleased to announce that it has sold its Super 8® and Travelodge® hotels located in Timmins, ON. The sale price for the hotels […]
    Dmytro Makarov
  • World demand for 10,550 new aircraft June 18, 2019
    Since 2004, when the 1st edition of Embraer’s Market Outlook was published, the company’s analysts have continuously refined their forecast models in order to identify and predict future trends. The process consists of two main steps: (1) a traffic demand forecast for the future evolution of RPKs — revenue-passenger kilometer — by regions and sub-regions […]
    Dmytro Makarov
  • Tourists stopped from entering Kauai state park by human chain June 18, 2019
    Protestors formed a human chain to block approximately 50 tourists from entering Haena State Park on the island of Kauai in Hawaii at around 5 am this morning. The island residents did, however, let residents and construction workers through the highway. The protestors blocked Kuhio Highway that leads to the popular park. Police arrived at […]
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  • Skytrax 2019 World Airline Awards: World’s best leisure airline named June 18, 2019
    The World Airline Awards were created in 1999 when Skytrax launched its first global airline passenger satisfaction survey. The survey collects travellers' opinions on 300 airlines over a 9-month period and in 100 countries. Airlines are ranked according to about 40 criteria, from check-in and boarding Buzz travel | eTurboNews |Travel News
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  • Romanian tourism to Dubai surges 24 percent June 18, 2019
    Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) has reported a steady increase in tourism volumes from Romania, welcoming 29,670 overnight visitors in the first three months of 2019. Underscoring a 24 per cent year-on-year increase when compared to the same period in 2018, the emirate and its diverse portfolio of attractions has experienced […]
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  • Carnival Corporation: Annual sustainability report for 2018 June 18, 2019
    Carnival Corporation & plc is the world’s largest leisure travel company and among the most profitable and financially strong in the cruise and vacation industries, with a portfolio of nine  cruise lines. With operations in North America, Australia, Europe and Asia, its portfolio features Carnival Cruise Line, Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, Seabourn, P&O Cruises (Australia), Costa Cruises, AIDA […]
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  • Bahamian Vincent Vanderpool-Wallace shines at 2019 Caribavia on SXM June 18, 2019
    Journalists, pilots, and movers and shakers of the travel industry gathered to brainstorm at the Caribbean Aviation Meetup on St. Maarten/St. Martin, June 11-13. They came from around the Caribbean, Cameroon, Ghana, Nigeria, Canada, France, Florida, New York, and London. Their focus: increasing airlift into and within the Caribbean. Attendees also explored strategies to overcome […]
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  • Michael Dominguez takes the helm of Associated Luxury Hotels International June 18, 2019
    Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) has named hospitality industry veteran Michael Dominguez as its President and Chief Executive Officer. For more than 30 years, ALHI has provided global sales services for its exclusive collection of the world’s most prestigious hotels and resorts, cruise ships, destination management companies (DMCs) and similar travel partners, connecting these members […]
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  • Gatwick Airport gains Gdansk gateway June 18, 2019
    Wizz Air has added its fourth destination from Gatwick, as the Ultra-Low-Cost Carrier commenced daily services from Gdansk on 15 June. Flown by the carrier’s 230-seat A321 fleet, the 1,299-kilometer sector joins Wizz Air’s existing operations to Budapest, Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca from Europe’s ninth busiest airport. Wizz Air is largest low-cost carrier in Central and […]
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  • Wings Travel Management expands technology services with strategic acquisition of specialist technology firm June 18, 2019
    Wings Travel Management expands technology services with the strategic acquisition of specialist technology firm Wings Travel Management (www.wings.travel) has announced a major expansion of its technology solutions division following the acquisition of Alchimea  a specialist software developer of workflow integration, process automation, application design and management in the areas of global mobility, business travel and […]
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  • Practical tips for travellers visiting Montreal airport June 18, 2019
    ADM Aéroports de Montréal is the airport authority for the Greater Montréal area responsible for the management, operation and development of YUL Montréal-Trudeau International Airport and the YMX International Aerocity of Buzz travel | eTurboNews |Travel News
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  • Aeroflot named best airline in Eastern Europe for eighth time June 18, 2019
    Aeroflot has again scooped the title of Best Airline in Eastern Europe at the Skytrax World Airline Awards, held today at Air and Space Museum during the 53rd Paris International Air Show at Le Bourget. Known as the Oscars of the aviation world, the World Airline Awards are handed out annually by Skytrax, the leading global authority on airline […]
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  • FAA Chief: Leading the world and beyond in commercial space transportation June 18, 2019
    Before an aerospace industry Commercial Space Panel at the Paris Air Show today, Acting Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Daniel K. Elwell told participants that the Department of Transportation is building a regulatory framework to retain United States leadership and enable the limitless potential and possibilities of commercial space. “We look forward to working with […]
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  • Lufthansa Group airlines win four Airline Oscars June 18, 2019
    Lufthansa was chosen as “Best Airline in Europe” and “Best Western European Airline” for the third straight year. The award was presented this year at a Skytrax ceremony held within the context of the Le Bourget aviation and aerospace exhibition in Paris. SWISS and Austrian Airlines also notched up successes and were each given one […]
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  • Airbus spin-off Airseas signs agreement with Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. June 18, 2019
    Airseas, an Airbus’ spin-off, announces a 20-year agreement with the giant shipowner Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd. (“K” Line) to install and service one ship with a Seawing, an automated kite based on parafoil technology. The Seawing will be used to tow commercial ships and reduce CO2 emissions by 20% through wind propulsion. Following an initial […]
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  • United Airlines San Francisco Polaris Lounge named Best Business Class Lounge in the World June 18, 2019
    The United Polaris lounge at San Francisco International Airport has been voted Best Business Class Lounge in the World by the 2019 World Airline Awards from Skytrax. This highly-coveted award was voted on by more than 21 million airline customers representing over 100 nationalities. “Our customers are telling us that the Polaris lounges are a […]
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  • Benchmark announces new Regional Director of Finance Operations June 18, 2019
    Benchmark has named Sheri Mulanax regional director of finance operations. Kirk Jones, chief financial officer, made the announcement. “I am so pleased to announce Sheri’s promotion within our company,” said Mr. Jones. “She is the ideal professional to serve in this role and within this region of the country. Sheri is a great example of […]
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  • Eurowings macht eine Lounge am Flughafen München auf June 18, 2019
    Ab sofort steht Passagieren, die mit Eurowings ab München abheben, erstmals eine eigene Eurowings Lounge zur Verfügung. Nur wenige Tage nach dem Umzug der Airline in das Terminal 1 komplettiert Eurowings mit dem neuen Wartebereich das Angebot am neuen Standort. Nutzen können die Eurowings Lounge BIZclass Gäste und Miles & More Statuskunden im SMART Tarif. […]
    Michael Seipelt
  • Deutsche Mautpläne verstoßen gegen Unionsrecht June 18, 2019
    Bereits 2015 hat Deutschland den rechtlichen Rahmen für die Einführung der Infrastrukturabgabe geschaffen, also einer Abgabe für die Benutzung der Bundesfernstraßen einschließlich der Autobahnen durch Personenkraftwagen. Mit dieser Abgabe möchte Deutschland teilweise von einem System der Steuerfinanzierung zu einem auf das „Benutzerprinzip“ und das „Verursacherprinzip“ gestützten Finanzierungssystem übergehen. Die Erträge dieser Abgabe sollen zur Gänze […]
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  • Maßnahmen im Kampf gegen Ebola in Uganda greifen June 17, 2019
    WHO-Generaldirektor Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus hatte sich kürzlich mit Ugandas Gesundheitsministerin Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng getroffen, um über die jüngsten Ereignisse und das weitere Vorgehen zur Prävention einer Ausbreitung von Ebola zu sprechen. Am 17. Juni 2019 trifft Generaldirektor Tedros zudem Ugandas Präsident Yoweri Museveni. Unmittelbar nach Bekanntwerden des Ebola-Verdachts im Bezirk Kasese hatte das ugandische […]
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  • Sind Einrichtungsgegenständen bei doppelter Haushaltsführung notwendige Mehraufwendungen June 18, 2019
    Im Urteil vom 04.04.2019 (Az. VI R 18/17) hatte der BFH zu klären, ob Aufwendungen für die Anschaffung von Einrichtungsgegenständen und Hausrat für eine doppelte Haushaltsführung notwendige Mehraufwendungen aufgrund einer doppelten Haushaltsführung darstellen, berichtet der Reisekosten-Blog. Wie sieht es also aus mit den Kosten für Möbel und Hausrat aus, die für die beruflich bedingte Zweitwohnung […]
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  • Eurowings macht eine Lounge am Flughafen München auf June 18, 2019
    Ab sofort steht Passagieren, die mit Eurowings ab München abheben, erstmals eine eigene Eurowings Lounge zur Verfügung. Nur wenige Tage nach dem Umzug der Airline in das Terminal 1 komplettiert Eurowings mit dem neuen Wartebereich das Angebot am neuen Standort. Nutzen können die Eurowings Lounge BIZclass Gäste und Miles & More Statuskunden im SMART Tarif. […]
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  • Das zweite Essential by Dorint Hotel ist in Stuttgart June 18, 2019
    Den Auftakt in die neue Marke „Essential by Dorint“ machte das ehemalige Best Western Hotel Bremen East, das seit Mai 2019 als Essential by Dorint Bremen-Vahr firmiert und im gleichnamigen grünen Stadtteil Bremens liegt. Das Businesshotel bietet 146 moderne Zimmer, eine rustikale Bar und das Restaurant „La Fleur“ Für Tagungen und Events stehen sieben Veranstaltungsräume […]
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  • Bartlett attends UNWTO Executive Council Meeting Welcome Reception June 18, 2019
    Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, seen left in the main photo, is keeping the Hon. Didier Dogley, Minister of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine for the Seychelles and Dr. the Hon. Charles Banda, Chairman, United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Executive Council, amused during the welcome reception for delegates to the 110th […]
  • Greater Fort Lauderdale appoints Agnes Zaranski as New England Regional Sales Executive June 18, 2019
    The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (GFLCVB) continues to expand its convention sales presence in critical market areas with the addition of Agnieszka Zaranski as Regional Sales Executive. Ms. Zaranski will be responsible for sales opportunities and business development in the New England region. “New England is an important growth market for us […]
  • Tourism Must Tackle Inequalities says Tourism Minister Bartlett June 18, 2019
    Jamaica Minister of Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett says that for tourism to be truly sustainable there must be greater equality among all stakeholders and a more equitable distribution of tourism earnings. He was speaking at the 110th Executive Council meeting of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) on Monday (June 17) at the […]
  • Nepal promoted as a “Fountain of Buddhism” in Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand June 17, 2019
    Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), in coordination with Society of Travel and Tour Operators Nepal (SOTTO-Nepal), organized Nepal Sales Missions in Hanoi, Phnom Penh and Bangkok, the major cities of Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand on June 10, 12 and 14, 2019 respectively. The Sales Missions were focused on promoting Nepal as a “Fountain of Buddhism” as […]
  • Travel Trade Professionals from city of Saint Gilles in Reunion trained to be Seychelles experts June 17, 2019
    The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) maintains its commitment to educate trade partners about the destination as the team conducted a two-day destination Training in the city of Saint Gilles in Réunion to train Travel Trade professionals to become certified smart agents. The Seychelles smart Certification program is designed to help travel trade professionals to become […]
  • Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett Meets With Top Tourism Resilience Partners in Azerbaijan June 17, 2019
    Minister of Tourism for Jamaica, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett yesterday (June 16) met with some of the leading partners in the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre (GTRCM) to discuss projects and deliverables the Centre will commence following the opening of its new physical facility on Mona campus of the University of the West […]
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  • Probe into Bordeaux wine labels causes concern June 18, 2019
    Ten exciting dry and off-dry German Riesling wines Best Bordeaux hotels for wine lovers Top Bordeaux wine lists in London Sauternes: A fresh debate Behind the wine label: 10 Bordeaux châteaux labels Prosecco: Aiming high Probe into Bordeaux wine labels causes concern Memorial service pays tribute to Gerard Basset OBE MW MS Bordeaux 2018 releases: […]
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  • Dubai will hosts first edition of “Restaurants, Cafés & Lounges” in October June 17, 2019
    The first edition of “Restaurants Cafés & Lounges” Conference and Exhibition will be held on the 7th & 8th of October 2019, at Roda Al Bustan Hotel. The first of its kind event in the region is organized by Great Minds Event Management, with the goal of gathering a selected group of F&B and hospitality […]
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  • eat! BRUSSELS, drink! BORDEAUX showcases Brussels’ chefs at its eighth festival June 17, 2019
    On 5, 6, 7 and 8 September 2019, the eat! BRUSSELS, drink! BORDEAUX festival will once again take over Brussels Park. More than 30 of Brussels’ chefs and artisans will be working away at their stoves in their pop-up kitchens to serve up their signature dishes to the public. About 50 Bordeaux winemakers and traders […]
    Dr. Elinor Garely
  • Ten exciting dry and off-dry German Riesling wines June 17, 2019
    Ten exciting dry and off-dry German Riesling wines Best Bordeaux hotels for wine lovers Top Bordeaux wine lists in London Sauternes: A fresh debate Behind the wine label: 10 Bordeaux châteaux labels Prosecco: Aiming high Memorial service pays tribute to Gerard Basset OBE MW MS Bordeaux 2018 releases: Lafite and Cheval Blanc enter campaign Great […]
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  • Memorial service pays tribute to Gerard Basset OBE MW MS June 17, 2019
    Best Bordeaux hotels for wine lovers Top Bordeaux wine lists in London Sauternes: A fresh debate Behind the wine label: 10 Bordeaux châteaux labels Prosecco: Aiming high What makes a premium rosé? Memorial service pays tribute to Gerard Basset OBE MW MS Bordeaux 2018 releases: Lafite and Cheval Blanc enter campaign Great Father’s Day wines: […]
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  • Tourists stopped from entering Kauai state park by human chain June 18, 2019
    Protestors formed a human chain to block approximately 50 tourists from entering Haena State Park on the island of Kauai in Hawaii at around 5 am this morning. The island residents did, however, let residents and construction workers through the highway. The protestors blocked Kuhio Highway that leads to the popular park. Police arrived at […]
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  • Law passed: No more Aloha to AIRBNB or Home Away tourists on Oahu June 18, 2019
    Honolulu delivered bad news for 4000-6000 illegal vacation rental units and homes on the Island of Oahu, to companies like  AIRBNB and for those tourists wanting to experience an authentic home-style stay on the Hawaiian Islands. It’s a big win for the hotel business, and in improvement to keep Honolulu’s neighborhoods residential and keep all […]
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  • Peace Through Tourism: Why IIPT matters now more then ever June 17, 2019
    This is a letter published by Anita Mendiratta who was honored by Louis D’Amore, the Founder and President of the International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT). Anita Mendiratta continues to say in her letter:  Not one to feel comfortable using the word “I” in writing, on this occasion I will absorb the discomfort and make an […]
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  • OLS Hotels & Resorts expands in Hawaii with Volcano House June 13, 2019
    OLS Hotels & Resorts, a hotel company with 24 hotels and resorts throughout the U.S., announced that effective June 10, 2019, the company is providing sales, marketing and revenue optimization services to Volcano House, the iconic hotel and campsite located in Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park. This new partnership signifies OLS Hotels & Resorts’ continued growth […]
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  • Los Angeles Rams John Johnson III, Pisa Tinoisamoa & Cheerleaders to visit Hawaii June 14-17 June 11, 2019
    In advance of the Los Angeles Rams’ preseason game against the Dallas Cowboys on Saturday, August 17 at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, safety John Johnson III, Rams legend Pisa Tinoisamoa, and Rams Cheerleaders will visit the Islands to connect with fans, promote the game of football and showcase the ultimate Hawaiian experience. To promote tourism […]
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  • Carnival Corporation: Annual sustainability report for 2018 June 18, 2019
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  • Law passed: No more Aloha to AIRBNB or Home Away tourists on Oahu June 18, 2019
    Honolulu delivered bad news for 4000-6000 illegal vacation rental units and homes on the Island of Oahu, to companies like  AIRBNB and for those tourists wanting to experience an authentic home-style stay on the Hawaiian Islands. It’s a big win for the hotel business, and in improvement to keep Honolulu’s neighborhoods residential and keep all…
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  • Peace Through Tourism: Why IIPT matters now more then ever June 17, 2019
    This is a letter published by Anita Mendiratta who was honored by Louis D’Amore, the Founder and President of the International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT). Anita Mendiratta continues to say in her letter:  Not one to feel comfortable using the word “I” in writing, on this occasion I will absorb the discomfort and make an…
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  • THAI Smile Airways to join Star Alliance June 12, 2019
    SAWASDEE: Bangkok, 4 June 2019 – Star Alliance has announced the plans for THAI Smile Airways to become the next Connecting Partner in its global network.The Chief Executive Board of Star Alliance, meeting on the sides of the 75th IATA Annual General Meeting in Seoul, South Korea, approved the application of THAI Smile Airways to…
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  • A Quick Guide to Renewing Your British Passport in Bangkok June 12, 2019
    SAWASDEE: I had to renew my British passport in Bangkok this week. As it was different from my last time, I thought I would share with you the steps that I took to do this. It was all very straightforward to do and I had my new passport back within three weeks. To renew your…
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  • Centara kicks off 36th anniversary with epic 36-day global celebration May 30, 2019
    Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, is marking its 36th anniversary milestone with a 36-day worldwide customer-focused celebration tied to the company’s 1983 founding. On this occasion, it also marks the 36th anniversary of Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok, the first hotel of the group, together with the 10th anniversary of […]
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  • South African Airways announces amazing fares to Africa starting from $699* roundtrip May 22, 2019
    South African Airways (SAA), announces amazing savings to Africa with new low fares starting from $699* roundtrip for travel this fall. Low fares are offered from New York JFK International Airport to Johannesburg, starting from $699* roundtrip (restrictions apply) and to Cape Town from $765* roundtrip (restrictions apply). Travel on these sale fares is applicable […]
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  • Halloween in Transylvania at Bran Castle May 3, 2019
    Travel to Romania & Hungary on the footstep of Prince Vlad Tepes a.k.a. DRACULA Budapest - Oradea - Cluj - Sighisoara - Brasov - Bran - Bucharest Click here for more information. We pay 10% commission to travel agents Click here to download our brochure. Contact Redina Varna: +1-210-302-2730 or email rodica_varna@yahoo.com
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  • These sex toy ads were banned from the subway. Now the company is suing. June 18, 2019
    Disclosure Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. Sex positive advertising for one and…. some. Image: dame By Rachel Kraus2019-06-18 21:17:15 UTC The pearl-clutchers at the MTA have a big, sex toy-shaped problem on their hands. Dame, […]
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  • Jamaica Tourism Minister attends UNWTO Executive Council Welcome Reception June 18, 2019
    Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, seen left in the main photo, is keeping the Hon. Didier Dogley, Minister of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine for the Seychelles WorldNews | Travel Wire News
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  • Jamaica Tourism Minister attends UNWTO Executive Council Welcome Reception June 18, 2019
    Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, seen left in the main photo, is keeping the Hon. Didier Dogley, Minister of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine for the Seychelles WorldNews | Travel Wire News
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  • Philadelphia Teens travel to Guatemala to give Humanitarian Aid June 18, 2019
    Philadelphia Teens travel to Guatemala to give Humanitarian Aid – World News Report – EIN News Trusted News Since 1995 A service for global professionals · Tuesday, June 18, 2019 · 488,383,525 Articles · 3+ Million Readers News Monitoring and Press Release Distribution Tools News Topics Newsletters Press Releases Events & Conferences RSS Feeds Other […]
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  • This community collects extremely charming vintage recipes June 18, 2019
    By Heather Dockray2019-06-18 21:10:15 UTC There are few things more nostalgic — and often, wildly grotesque — than combing through dated recipes. Maybe the thought of Milk Chicken, a vintage recipe involving roasted chicken, banana, milk, and eggs, gives you joy, not nausea. Perhaps you long for the days when your grandmother made Lime Cheese […]
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  • How did Egyptian newspapers report Mohamed Morsi's death? June 18, 2019
    People hold picture of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi during a symbolic funeral ceremony at Fatih mosque in Istanbul [AFP] While the news of the death of former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has attracted widespread Arab – and to a lesser extent – international media coverage, it has not received much attention from newspapers in Egypt. […]
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  • YouTube's new AR filters will let you try on makeup with your favorite beauty gurus June 18, 2019
    Disclosure Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. By Morgan Sung2019-06-18 20:48:59 UTC Soon you can try out the exact lipstick your favorite beauty gurus wears without even leaving your couch. Buying makeup is a commitment — […]
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  • How To Take Better Travel Photos, According To Instagrammers June 18, 2019
    Taking epic travel photos can be tough, whether it’s getting the light just right and framing the shots just-so. Who better to dole out some helpful tips than travel Instagrammers with massive followings? Below, the community of travel photographers at Tiny Atlas Quarterly shared some A+ tips to keep in mind while chronicling your travels […]
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  • TAILOR-MADE TOURISM: Fish season brings island to life June 18, 2019
    ASIDE from attracting hundreds of keen anglers to its sandy shores, Fraser Island’s tailor season is helping solidify the region as a world-class fishing area. Fishers from across the state are already flocking to the World Heritage-listed site as the annual season, set to continue into September, gets under way. For Fraser Island Retreat manager […]
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  • 'Saving lives isn't a crime': Italy slammed for 'security decree' June 18, 2019
    An Italian coastguard vessel flanks the Sea Watch rescue ship off Sicily’s coast in January 2019 [File: Salvatore Cavalli/Associated Press] Rome, Italy – The Italian government has come under fire after passing a “security decree” that aims to curb migration by punishing charity search and rescue operations in the Mediterranean, despite repeated warnings – including from the […]
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  • Turkey, Russia vow to increase mutual tourism June 18, 2019
    MOSCOW-Anadolu Agency Russia and Turkey agreed on June 17 to expand cooperation in tourism and strengthen cultural ties at the opening of a joint festival in St. Petersburg. Speaking at a news conference in St. Petersburg, Turkey‘s Vice Consul General Taner Arıcan noted that Russia sends the most tourists to Turkey every year. Last year, […]
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  • Cuba travel ban affects 500 Turks June 18, 2019
    ISTANBUL Turkish tourists visiting Cuba have been affected by U.S. President Donald Trump’s recent decision to ban cruise ships sailing to the largest island in the Caribbean, tour operators said on June 18. Trump imposed new restrictions on travel to Cuba due to the socialist regime’s support of Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro, whose presidency has […]
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  • Unimpressed toddler sends $56,000 sculpture FLY-ing to the ground in Swiss museum June 18, 2019
    A trip to an art gallery in Switzerland turned into a nightmare for one mother last week after her lively three-year-old reached out and sent a sculpture worth $56,000 flying to the floor, much to the horror of onlookers. The piece of art in question was German artist Katharina Fritsch’s ‘Fliege’ (Fly) sculpture, which was […]
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  • Osage County Seeing Tourism Revenue Increase June 18, 2019
    The Board of Osage County Commissioners heard from the Executive Director of Osage County Tourism, Kelly Bland at Monday’s commissioner meeting and she reported that revenue is going up in the county. Various tour bus groups have contacted Bland in hopes of coming through the Osage recently. Bland has reached out to the city of […]
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  • Autonomous car company Nuro announces partnership with Domino's Pizza in Houston June 18, 2019
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  • Bahamian Vincent Vanderpool-Wallace shines at 2019 Caribavia on SXM June 18, 2019
    Journalists, pilots, and movers and shakers of the travel industry gathered to brainstorm at the Caribbean Aviation Meetup on St. Maarten/St. Martin, June 11-13. They came from around the Caribbean, Cameroon, Ghana, Nigeria, Canada, France, Florida, New York, and London. Their focus: increasing airlift into and within the Caribbean. Attendees also explored strategies to overcome […]
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  • Lufthansa Group airlines win four Airline Oscars June 18, 2019
    Lufthansa was chosen as “Best Airline in Europe” and “Best Western European Airline” for the third straight year. The award was presented this year at a Skytrax ceremony held within the context of the Le Bourget aviation and aerospace exhibition in Paris. SWISS and Austrian Airlines also notched up successes and were each given one […]
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  • UNWTO: Tourism is a global force for growth and development June 18, 2019
    The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has met in Baku, Azerbaijan, for the 110th Session of its Executive Council (16-18 June). At the meeting, Member States endorsed the Organization’s progress and future plans, as outlined Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili, and warmly welcomed the participation of the United States as it explores the possibility of rejoining UNWTO. With […]
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  • Fuji Dream Airlines orders two E175s June 18, 2019
    Embraer announced today, at the 53rd International Paris Air Show, that it has signed a contract with Japan’s Fuji Dream Airlines (FDA) for a firm order of two E175 jets. The order has a value of USD 97.2 million, based on 2019 list prices, and was already included in Embraer’s 2019 first-quarter backlog as “undisclosed.” “We are extremely pleased to continuously
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  • World demand for 10,550 new aircraft June 18, 2019
    Since 2004, when the 1st edition of Embraer’s Market Outlook was published, the company’s analysts have continuously refined their forecast models in order to identify and predict future trends. The process consists of two main steps: (1) a traffic demand forecast for the future evolution of RPKs — revenue-passenger kilometer — by regions and sub-regions
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  • Skytrax 2019 World Airline Awards: World’s best leisure airline named June 18, 2019
    “It’s a very great honour to once again receive this recognition from our customers, who appreciate our overall service. Their participation in the most prestigious international survey on airlines really shows their satisfaction with us,” says Annick Guérard, Chief Operating Officer, Transat. She adds: “This choice by passengers is an acknowledgement of the efforts of our
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  • The United States of America is intending to join UNWTO June 17, 2019
    U.S. Tourism and UNWTO is making history in Baku, Azerbaijan. The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is currently holding its Executive Council Meeting in Baku, Azerbaijan. Today the United States voiced its intend to re-join UNWTO.  UNWTO had been trying to convince the United States to become a member for many years, and this can beContinue […]
    Erik Grimaldi
  • Minister Bartlett Meets With Top Tourism Resilience Partners in Azerbaijan June 17, 2019
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