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  • Best treatment for lung cancer: Medical Tourism to Cuba August 18, 2019
    Cuba is a travel and tourism destination and a life saving medical tourism destination for those with stage 4 lung cancer, but Americans cannot go easily. Racotumomab also is known as  Vaxira and has been approved in two countries, Argentina and Cuba, for the treatment of recurrent or advanced NSCLC, or NSCLC independent of the […]
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  • New Yorkers Discover French Roses August 17, 2019
    Picture this: It is a late on a summer afternoon; you are relaxing with friends on the terrace of your Manhattan penthouse. The weather is hot, humid, damp, rainy, definitely undesirable. What wine is the perfect selection for improving the mood? A French Rose! Not any French Rose… but the French Rose from Chateau de […]
    Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel
  • Def Leppard kicks off Las Vegas residency at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino August 17, 2019
    Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductees & legendary British rock ‘n’ roll icons Def Leppard launched their exclusive headlining residency show, Def Leppard Hits Vegas: The Sin City Residency, to a sold-out crowd at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. Produced by Live Nation and Caesars Entertainment, the rock spectacle […]
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  • Qatar capital’s roads turn blue to combat extreme heat August 17, 2019
    City administration of the capital of Qatar, Doha, began painting city roads in blue, as part of a pilot project to combat the effects of extreme heat. “The temperature of dark asphalt is 20 degrees Celsius higher than the actual temperature, because black attracts and radiates heat,” Doha city engineer said, reports to Ar Raya. […]
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  • ‘Unharmed and evacuated’: 393 tourists rescued after Ibiza ferry runs aground August 17, 2019
    A Spanish ferry packed with hundreds of tourists and their cars has run aground on her way from Ibiza and Majorca, setting off a dramatic rescue effort throughout the night by coast guard and other emergency services. Pinar del Rio, a fast ferry operated by Balearia, ran aground near Benidorm in southeastern Spain, the company […]
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  • Pilots who saved 233 lives in Airbus A321 disaster awarded ‘Hero of Russia’ medals August 17, 2019
    The pilots, who carried out a successful emergency landing in a cornfield, saving the lives of all the passengers, have been awarded with Russia’s highest state honor – the ‘Hero of Russia’ title. The crew received Orders of Courage. President Vladimir Putin signed a decree to decorate the pilots and flight attendants from Russia’s Ural […]
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  • Global Luxury Hotels Market : Overview By Size, Share, Trends, Growth Factors, Historical Analysis, Opportunities and Industry Segments Poised for Rapid Growth by 2029 August 17, 2019
    New York, NY, Aug 17, 2019 (WiredRelease): Market.us adds a new market research report on “Global Luxury Hotels Market By Type (Active Tourism, Explore and Encounter Tourism, and Committed Tourism), By Application (Individual, and Business), By Region, and Key Companies – Industry Segment Outlook, Market Assessment, Competition Scenario, Trends and Forecast 2020-2029″ to its Gigantic […]
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  • Worldwide Capsule Hotels Market to witness remarkable growth By 2029|Key players: Oak Hostel Fuji, Capsule Value Kanda, Wink Hotel August 17, 2019
    New York, NY, Aug 14, 2019 (WiredRelease): Market.us adds a new market research report on “Global Capsule Hotels Market By Type (Active Tourism, Explore and Encounter Tourism, and Committed Tourism), By Application (Individual, and Business), By Region, and Key Companies – Industry Segment Outlook, Market Assessment, Competition Scenario, Trends and Forecast 2020-2029″ to its Gigantic […]
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  • Global LNG As A Bunker Fuel Market Exhibit Imminent Value Of CAGR 8.50% Between 2019-2028 August 17, 2019
    New York, NY, Aug 17, 2019 (WiredRelease): LNG As A Bunker Fuel Research Report 2019 – 2028 published by MarketResearch.Biz providing latest business Growth Factors, Regional market Insights, Opportunities, rising growth, Drivers, challenges, Characterization, application, innovation, openings, future guide, and most up-to-date market competitors joined with their market share. The report covers an intensive perception of […]
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  • Global Bakery Ingredients Market 2019-2028: Forthcoming Opportunities, Challenges & Trends | Valued At USD US$ 6.8 Bn in 2019 August 17, 2019
    New York City, NY: August 17, 2019 – Published via (WiredRelease) – Summary: Bakery Ingredients Market By Type (Emulsifiers, Leavening Agents, Enzymes, Baking Powder & Mixes, Oils, And Others), By Application (Biscuits & Cookies, Cakes & Pastries, Coating Batters, And Others), And Region – Global Forecast 2028 The global Bakery Ingredients Market represented USD US$ […]
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  • Hong Kong Tourism Board ignores crisis promising a hassle-free family getaway August 17, 2019
    Discover HongKong , the official website of the Hong Kong Tourism Board is promising tourists wanting to visit the Chinese territory a hassle-free family getaway and a cool summer with an array of shops, eat and play adventures throughout the city. Instead of updating frustrated tourists and inform future visitors, the tourism suggests visitors should […]
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  • TSA airport security employee: Not so funny firing August 17, 2019
    An airport security worker at the Greater Rochester International Airport in Rochester, NY, was fired after video footage proved she had handed a note to a traveler that was being processed through the checkpoint. The folded note said, “You ugly!!!” The airline passenger, Neal Strassner, said he was walking through a security checkpoint when an […]
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  • India PM asks citizens to become tourists in their own country August 16, 2019
    In a welcomed move, the normally critical travel industry  has welcomed India Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech at the Red Fort on August 15, when he asked people to visit at least 15 domestic destinations within the country in the next few years. PM Modi’s focus on domestic tourism drew praise from the Associated Chambers […]
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  • Customs and Border protection systems shut down paralyzes US airports August 16, 2019
    Customs and Border protection systems in Los Angeles, New York, and Washington international airports are experiencing “issues” causing a shutdown. This means customs officers to have to manually process passengers’ documents. The cause of the shutdown is yet unknown, with the agency saying they were working to identify the problem. Photos on social media showed […]
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  • Air Canada: Just say no to passenger rights August 16, 2019
    Air Canada and Porter Airlines Inc. along with 15 other airlines and two industry groups filed an appeal last month to defeat rules that strengthen compensation for travelers affected by delayed flights and damaged luggage. Today, the Federal Court of Appeals agreed to hear these airlines’ legal challenge to Canada’s new passenger bill of rights. […]
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  • Southern African states want US, EU and UK sanctions against Zimbabwe lifted August 16, 2019
    Heads of state from member countries of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) are looking to rescue Zimbabwe from sanctions during their weekend meeting in Tanzania. The SADC heads of state have earlier expressed their political commitment to liberate Zimbabwe from economic sanctions imposed by Britain, the European Union and the United States. Sanctions were […]
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  • Record 768 million US vacation days went unused in 2018, opportunity cost in billions August 16, 2019
    American workers left a record number of vacation days on the table last year—768 million days, up 9% from 2017—according to new research from the U.S. Travel Association, Oxford Economics and Ipsos. Of the unused days, 236 million were forfeited completely, equating to $65.5 billion in lost benefits. More than half (55%) of workers reported […]
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  • Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center continues to invest in $128 million advancement project August 16, 2019
    The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center continues to be the choice venue for international organizers staging world-class exhibitions and conferences in Hong Kong. In the fiscal year 2018-2019 (July 2018 to June 2019), a total of 1,000 events were held at the HKCEC, including 119 exhibitions and 159 international and local conferences, along with […]
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  • Beijing forces Cathay Pacific Airways’ chief to resign over Hong Kong protests August 16, 2019
    Rupert Hogg was forced to resign today as Cathay Pacific Airways’ Chief Executive Officer, following Beijing’s pressure on the airline over participation by some of its workers in anti-China protests. Hogg became the highest-profile corporate casualty of official Chinese pressure on foreign and Hong Kong companies to support the ruling Communist Party’s position against the […]
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  • Crestline Hotels & Resorts to manage the Residence Inn Tampa North/I-75 Fletcher August 16, 2019
    Crestline Hotels & Resorts, LLC announced today it has been appointed to manage of the 78-suite Residence Inn Tampa North/I-75 Fletcher in Tampa, FL. The recently renovated hotel is located in a serene setting in close proximity to the University of South Florida and provides easy access to Florida Hospital Center and the Moffitt Cancer […]
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  • Kennzeichenerkennung an der Terminalvorfahrt am Düsseldorfer Flughafen August 16, 2019
    Mit der Inbetriebnahme der Zufahrtsregelung durch Schrankenanlagen auf der Abflug- und Ankunftsebene („Kiss & Fly“) vor rund einem Jahr hat sich die Verkehrssituation am Flughafen Düsseldorf entspannt. Die Autofahrer haben sich schnell auf die neue Situation vor dem Terminal eingestellt. Der Verkehr läuft seitdem sehr viel besser. Nun wurde das System um eine automatische Kennzeichenerkennung […]
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  • Die Psychotricks der Buchungsportale August 16, 2019
    Je höher die Nachfrage, desto höher der Preis. Dieses grundlegende Gesetz der Marktpreisbildung machen sich Buchungsportale gerne zu eigen, um Kunden zur schnellen Buchung zu bringen. Mit alarmierenden Hinweisen wie z. B. „Nur noch ein Zimmer frei“, „Hohe Nachfrage zu diesem Zimmer“ oder „Preiserhöhung erwartet“ versuchen Reiseportale, Druck auf die Kunden auszuüben. Doch die ARAG […]
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  • Reiseveranstalter sollen Provisionsanspruch versichern August 14, 2019
    Eindeutige Forderung an die Reiseveranstalter: Der Verband unabhängiger selbständiger Reisebüros e.V. (VUSR) erwartet von ihnen den Abschluss einer Provisionsausfallversicherung zugunsten ihrer Agenturen und Partner. „Nach den vielen Zahlungsunfähigkeiten einzelner Reiseveranstalter und Airlines in den vergangenen Jahren und den sich derzeit wieder abzeichnenden ‚Turbulenzen‘ müssen die Handelsvertreter nicht nur ein Augenmerk darauf haben, dass die Kundengelder […]
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  • Leipziger Hauptbahnhof mit neuer DB Lounge August 16, 2019
    Die neue DB Lounge im Leipziger Hauptbahnhof befindet sich ab sofort am östlichen Querbahnsteig. Der neue Rückzugsbereich für Fahrgäste mit einer 1. Klasse Fernverkehrsfahrkarte (Flexpreis- und Sparpreis-Fahrkarten) und Statuskunden von bahn.bonus-comfort ist aufgeteilt in einen Arbeits-, Ruhe- und Kommunikationsbereich. Der regionale Bezug zur Stadt Leipzig wird mit Bildmotiven im Eingangsbereich der Lounge hergestellt. Großformatige Leinwandmotive […]
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  • Homeoffice im Ausland August 16, 2019
    Zahlreiche Unternehmen wollen es ihren Arbeitnehmern ermöglichen, im Homeoffice zu arbeiten – auch dann, wenn sich dieses aus privaten Gründen im Ausland befindet. Das führt allerdings zu ungeahnten Schwierigkeiten. In der Praxis stehen Personalverantwortliche internationaler Unternehmen häufig vor einer Vielzahl an Fragen: – Benötigen Mitarbeiter mit deutschem Arbeitsvertrag eine Zusatzvereinbarung zum bestehenden Arbeitsvertrag? – Je […]
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  • Gründergeist in Deutschland gering August 15, 2019
    In Deutschland geht seit Jahren nicht nur die Zahl der realisierten Existenzgründungen zurück, sondern auch generell der Wunsch nach beruflicher Selbstständigkeit. Wie eine aktuelle Analyse von KfW Research zum Thema Gründergeist zeigt, wären 2018 nur 25 % der Erwerbsbevölkerung gerne ihr eigener Chef gewesen. Damit hat der Selbständigkeitswunsch hierzulande ein Rekordtief erreicht. Im Jahr 2000 […]
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  • Potential Global Economic Downturn and Sargassum real threats to Tourism, says Bartlett August 15, 2019
    Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has indicated that Jamaica is taking note that the potential global economic downturn and sargassum phenomena are real threats to the tourism industry. “We recall the recession of 2008 that impacted economies globally and recognize the need to strategize in light of data and trends. Despite this global […]
  • Undiscovered Taipei at OTDYKH LEISURE Moscow 2019 August 15, 2019
    25th International Trade Fair for Travel & Tourism Taipei is a place of numerous renowned unique features and highlight attractions. Topping the list is the famed Taipei 101 tower, its amazingly rich culinary scene and superb array of high tech-integrated service facilities. From old-city district to districts defined by fast pace and a rush to […]
  • Gender equality tops agenda at She Means Business as IMEX America 2019 set to drive diversity debate August 15, 2019
    With a recent World Economic Forum report (Global Gender Gap Report 2018) projecting it would take 202 years for men and women to reach economic parity, gender equality remains a pressing issue. It’s one that tops the agenda at She Means Business, part of IMEX America taking place September 10 – 12 in Las Vegas. […]
  • Second shortlist unveiled for WTM International Travel & Tourism Awards 2019 August 15, 2019
    The second line-up of shortlisted candidates for the International Travel & Tourism Awards (ITTAs), presented by WTM, is revealed today (Thursday 15 August). More than 90 nominations have been shortlisted for the prestigious awards scheme, now in their second year, as the Awards will celebrate the very best of travel and tourism on a global […]
  • 3900 Youth Empowered by TEF Summer Internship Program in 6 Years August 14, 2019
    In the past 6 years, some 3,900 youth have benefitted from the Jamaica Tourism Enhancement Fund’s (TEF) Summer Internship Program (SIP), which introduces participants (between 16-25 years) to the world of work and assists them with gaining professional experience.   This year’s internship program gave some 649 high school and tertiary students the opportunity to intern […]
  • San Francisco Marriott Marquis Announces Marriott International’s “Masters of the Craft” Regional Culinary and Mixology Competition Winners August 14, 2019
    The San Francisco Marriott Marquis, a landmark hotel in downtown San Francisco, hosted the Regional “Masters of the Craft” culinary and mixology competition on Monday, August 5. At the annual event, employees from within the western region of the U.S. Marriott International hotels competed to prove their prowess through quick-fire cooking and bartending challenges in […]
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  • New Yorkers Discover French Roses August 17, 2019
    Picture this: It is a late on a summer afternoon; you are relaxing with friends on the terrace of your Manhattan penthouse. The weather is hot, humid, damp, rainy, definitely undesirable. What wine is the perfect selection for improving the mood? A French Rose! Not any French Rose… but the French Rose from Chateau de […]
    Dr. Elinor Garely
  • Wine from Amazon delivered to your door: Next stop San Francisco August 16, 2019
    Ama Amazon has applied to the San Francisco‘s Board of Supervisors for a license to set up a liquor store in the Dogpatch neighborhood of the city, where Amazon already has a warehouse. The store would serve as a delivery hub for Prime Now deliveries in the area as well as operating as a traditional […]
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  • Wine auction houses in good shape ahead of autumn season August 16, 2019
    From the archive: Expert’s Choice – Alsace Pinot Gris Anson: Irish influence in Bordeaux From the archive: Crozes-Hermitage & St-Joseph panel tasting results Making a mark in Le Marche Wine auction houses in good shape ahead of autumn season Huge Crusader-era winery found under Israeli village
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  • Huge Crusader-era winery found under Israeli village August 15, 2019
    From the archive: Expert’s Choice – Alsace Pinot Gris Anson: Irish influence in Bordeaux From the archive: Crozes-Hermitage & St-Joseph panel tasting results Making a mark in Le Marche Huge Crusader-era winery found under Israeli village Penfolds owner Treasury rides China’s fine wine wave
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  • Penfolds owner Treasury rides China’s fine wine wave August 15, 2019
    From the archive: Expert’s Choice – Alsace Pinot Gris Anson: Irish influence in Bordeaux From the archive: Crozes-Hermitage & St-Joseph panel tasting results Making a mark in Le Marche Penfolds owner Treasury rides China’s fine wine wave Decanter Retailer Awards 2019: Shortlist announced
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  • Hawaiian Kahala Hotel & resort now in Yokohama, Japan August 16, 2019
    The Kahala Hotel & Resort, a prestigious luxury resort located on the Hawaiian island of Oahu, announced on August 16 that it will open the Kahala Hotel & Resort Yokohama, the first “Kahala” brand hotel outside of Hawaii, on June 17, 2020, in Yokohama’s Bay Area, surrounded by picturesque scenery in the cosmopolitan Japanese city. By combining Hawaii’s intellectually stimulating and sensual Aloha spirit […]
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  • Southwest Airlines adds new nonstop flights to Kona, Hawaii, and Lihue, Kauai from San Jose August 16, 2019
    Southwest Airlines announced today the addition of new nonstop flights to Kona (KOA), on the Island of Hawaii, and Lihue, Kauai (LIH) from Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) beginning in January 2020. With the addition of these two nonstop destinations, Southwest becomes the second carrier to connect Silicon Valley’s airport to all four main […]
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  • Southwest Airlines expands Hawaii service August 15, 2019
    Southwest Airlines Co. today announced the carrier will add new service to, from, and within Hawaii in mid-January 2020 with new, daily service between Sacramento International Airport (SMF) and Honolulu. In addition, new service nonstop between both of the carrier’s Hawaii gateways in the Bay Area, Oakland and San Jose, and both Kauai and the […]
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  • President Trump confirms U.S. Travel Warnings are politically motivated August 10, 2019
    Should Americans believe American Travel Warnings or Advisories? President Trump doesn’t really think so. For many years travel advisories for Americans had been suspected of a half-truth and often politically motivated. U.S. President Trump confirmed this today, possibly putting American citizens in danger in making U.S. travel advisories less legitimate. For the United States, issuing […]
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  • ‘Person of interest’ sought in connection with three Waikiki hotel arsons August 8, 2019
    Honolulu officials are investigating fires that were intentionally set in three Waikiki hotels near Waikiki Beach over the past few days. The first fire at the Alohilani Resort caused $4,000 in damages on Sunday. Monday fire near a storage room on the 14th floor of 25-story Waikiki Beachcomber by Outrigger hotel caused $1.8 million in […]
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  • African Tourism Board is Now Officially Open: We all came out of Africa, Dr. Taleb Rifai August 12, 2019
    The African Tourism Board is now officially in open and in business. Started as a project by the International Coalition of Tourism Partners less than two years ago.Currently, the organization has 218  registered members listed on its website. Current members are from 36 African and 25 non-African countries. More than 200 additional membership applications are…
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  • Everything we know about the Royal Barge Procession in Bangkok on 24th October 2019 August 8, 2019
    SAWASDEE: The Royal Barge Procession, the final event of the Coronation of King Rama X, will be held on Thursday 24th October 2019. The procession will begin at the Wasukri pier at 4:00 p.m., when His Majesty the King will travel along the Chao Phraya River to Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn) on the occasion…
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  • Thailand’s Highest Restaurant and Bar now open at Mahanakhon Bangkok SkyBar August 8, 2019
    SAWASDEE: Bangkok, 3 July 2019 – Mahanakhon Bangkok SkyBar, Thailand’s highest restaurant and bar is now open on the 76th and 77th floor of Bangkok’s landmark destination, King Power Mahanakhon.Mr. Marc Begassat, Managing Director of King Power Mahanakhon, said: “Following the successful launch of Thailand’s highest observation deck last November, it is a pleasure to…
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  • Photos of the Royal Barge Procession in Bangkok August 8, 2019
    SAWASDEE: A spectacular procession of royal barges will be seen along the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok on the 24th October 2019 as part of the celebration to mark the end of the three month long Buddhist Lent and the coronation of King Rama X which took place earlier this year. The king will be…
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  • Gold leaf museum in Mandalay August 8, 2019
    SAWASDEE: Gold leaf museum in MandalaySolution to last week’s quiz: hammering gold leaf. King Galon Gold Leaf Workshop Show Room & Sale Centre:Display of the various stages of making gold leaf:Gold leaf of various sizes for sale, but prices seemed inflated to me compared to gold leaf in Thailand in temples, so I passed. Cutting and packing:But…
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  • Chasing The Sun: 5 Ultimate Summer Locations To Travel To This Year August 6, 2019
    Cyprus Finding the perfect holiday with just the right combination of sun, sea and sand is never easy, but it is not impossible to find. With some forward planning on important documentation such as your passport and your European health card as well as planning flights and accommodation within your budget, you can have the […]
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  • Turin, the Piedmont region and its gastronomy: The pinnacle of tours proposed for summer 2019 & 2020 August 5, 2019
    AG Boutique Journey, the DMC  & Tour Operator of AG Group, the first Tourist Group in Italy in a position to satisfy in-house all forms of demand.  (DMC/Tour Operator & Event Management, its own Boutique Hotel chain and Consultants for independent Hotels’ Marketing & Yield Management, A selection of fine Bistro Restaurants and novice their […]
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  • Budget Friendly Travel Made Easy With A Few Simple Steps July 2, 2019
    Finding the perfect budget-friendly holiday can be challenging, particularly if you are looking to travel with a family. Not only do you have to apply for an Esta Visa for each family member a month or two in advance, but you also must organise accommodation, flights and the overall budget that you have. In this […]
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  • Joe Biden on travel bans, then and now August 18, 2019
    Joe Biden has weighed in on the controversy over the nixing by Israel of a planned visit by Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib. Biden tweeted: I have always been a stalwart supporter of Israel—a vital partner that shares our democratic values. No democracy should deny entry to visitors based on the content of their […]
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  • Thailand Airlines Losses Widen Due to Weak Tourism, Strong Thai Baht – Chiang Rai Times August 18, 2019
    BANGKOK – Carrier Bangkok Airways and smaller Thai airlines have reported second-quarter losses as they reeled from a decline in tourists and a strong Baht. Bangkok Airways said that its second-quarter loss amounted to 698 million baht,(US$22,580 Million). The airlines revenue dropped 4.2% due to slow growth in tourist arrivals and the strengthening of the […]
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  • Our View: Mass tourism and quality tourism are mutually exclusive August 18, 2019
    TOURIST arrivals are down this year and hoteliers have reported lower occupancy rates compared to 2018 which saw the highest number of visitors – 3.93 million – in Cyprus’ history. A fall in arrivals was inevitable after three record years, said the under-secretary for tourism Savvas Perdios, “especially in a period in which the competition […]
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  • 13 arrested, 6 injured after Portland protests descend into violence August 18, 2019
    Police have arrested 13 people on a range of charges, including disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and unlawful use of a weapon after right-wing demonstrators squared off with Antifa counter-protesters in Portland, Oregon. Speaking at the press conference in wake of the protests in Portland, marred by sporadic incidents of violence, city mayor Ted Wheeler hailed […]
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  • I only eat Nigerian food when I travel –– Kcee August 18, 2019
     Singer, Kingsley Okonkwo, popularly known as Kcee, speaks on his experience in South Africa and Spain with TOFARATI IGE How often do you travel? As an artiste, I get to travel a lot. There are only a few places in the world that I have not been to. Do you have a favourite travel destination? […]
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  • Egypt to promote tourism in social networks August 18, 2019
    Egypt intends to be a fashionable and modern tourist destination, while the Egyptian Tourist Ministry has abandoned traditional advertising channels, and focused on social media, ATOP reported.Egypt signed a deal with Beautiful Destinations (BD) with 20 million followers. The main platform of BD is the Instagram network, where the number of followers reaches 12.7 million people.The […]
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  • We Will Rock You star William Deane on what travel has taught him August 18, 2019
    You can’t end the world’s woes but you can make a difference. There’s a lot going wrong in this world and the rise of social media means it’s becoming increasingly difficult to ignore. We’re bombarded with news about violence, poverty, political uproar and environmental catastrophe. It’s so easy to get overwhelmed. I’ve been fortunate enough […]
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  • Two Hindu couples from Karachi travel to Gujarat to get married August 18, 2019
    NationPosted at: Aug 17, 2019, 10:25 PM; last updated: Aug 18, 2019, 6:32 AM (IST) Also in this section Photo for representation. Ahmedabad, August 17 Amid tensions between India and Pakistan following the abrogation of Article 370, two Hindu couples from Karachi travelled to Gujarat earlier this week and tied the knot on Saturday. The […]
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  • Two Hindu couples from Karachi travel to Guj to get married August 18, 2019
    Amid tensions between India and Pakistan following the abrogation of Article 370, two Hindu couples from Karachi traveled to Gujarat earlier this week and tied the knot on Saturday. The marriages which took place at Rajkot were organised by the Rajkot Maheshwari Samaj. Both the couples belonged to the Maheshwari community. Youth president of Rajkot […]
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  • Carrie Symonds 'will travel with Boris Johnson to meet the Queen at Balmoral' August 18, 2019
    Carrie Symonds will stay at Balmoral with Boris Johnson when he travels to the Queen’s summer residence in the coming weeks. The Prime Minister’s girlfriend, 31, will attend the traditional weekend at the monarch’s Scottish estate, sources told the PA news agency. Every year the Queen spends the summer at Balmoral Castle, Aberdeenshire, where she […]
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  • Carrie Symonds 'will travel with Boris Johnson to meet the Queen at Balmoral' August 18, 2019
    Carrie Symonds will stay at Balmoral with Boris Johnson when he travels to the Queen’s summer residence in the coming weeks. The Prime Minister’s girlfriend, 31, will attend the traditional weekend at the monarch’s Scottish estate, sources told the PA news agency. Every year the Queen spends the summer at Balmoral Castle, Aberdeenshire, where she […]
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  • THE TRAVEL TROUBLESHOOTER: Do I deserve compensation for my canceled Vueling Airlines flight? August 18, 2019
    When Vueling Airlines delays David Levine’s flight, it owes him compensation under European regulations. Why isn’t it paying him, as promised? Q: Last year, I was scheduled to fly from Barcelona to Banjul, Gambia, on Vueling Airlines. The flight was initially delayed, then delayed further, and then delayed again. We finally boarded the aircraft about […]
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  • Strangers Travel Miles To Mourn Alongside El Paso Shooting Victim's Husband At Her Funeral August 17, 2019
    EL PASO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Thousands of strangers came to say goodbye to a woman who was killed in a mass shooting in El Paso after hearing her longtime companion had few family members left. Antonio Basco had told reporters he felt alone in planning the funeral for Margie Reckard, one of 22 people killed when a gunman opened […]
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  • Strangers Travel Miles To Mourn Alongside El Paso Shooting Victim's Husband At Her Funeral August 17, 2019
    EL PASO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Thousands of strangers came to say goodbye to a woman who was killed in a mass shooting in El Paso after hearing her longtime companion had few family members left. Antonio Basco had told reporters he felt alone in planning the funeral for Margie Reckard, one of 22 people killed when a gunman opened […]
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  • Strangers Travel Miles To Mourn Alongside El Paso Shooting Victim's Husband At Her Funeral August 17, 2019
    EL PASO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Thousands of strangers came to say goodbye to a woman who was killed in a mass shooting in El Paso after hearing her longtime companion had few family members left. Antonio Basco had told reporters he felt alone in planning the funeral for Margie Reckard, one of 22 people killed when a gunman opened […]
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  • Gender equality tops agenda at She Means Business as IMEX America 2019 set to drive diversity debate August 15, 2019
    With a recent World Economic Forum report (Global Gender Gap Report 2018) projecting it would take 202 years for men and women to reach economic parity, gender equality remains a pressing issue. It’s one that tops the agenda at She Means Business, part of IMEX America taking place September 10 – 12 in Las Vegas. […]
    Linda Hohnholz
  • Second shortlist unveiled for WTM International Travel & Tourism Awards 2019 August 15, 2019
    The second line-up of shortlisted candidates for the International Travel & Tourism Awards (ITTAs), presented by WTM, is revealed today (Thursday 15 August). More than 90 nominations have been shortlisted for the prestigious awards scheme, now in their second year, as the Awards will celebrate the very best of travel and tourism on a global […]
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  • IMEX America: Live tattooing and laughter yoga, hotels and hot spots August 14, 2019
    New partnerships and collaborations, venue transformations, CEO announcements, investment patterns, new research studies and, of course, the tick tock of tech! It’s all here, at IMEX America, not forgetting hot issues such as diversity and inclusion, imagination and the ‘E’ word, EXPERIENCE! HOTELS: Higueron Hotel Malaga; Loews Hotels; London Marriott Park Lane and Seminole Hard […]
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  • Pilots who saved 233 lives in Airbus A321 disaster awarded ‘Hero of Russia’ medals August 17, 2019
    The pilots, who carried out a successful emergency landing in a cornfield, saving the lives of all the passengers, have been awarded with Russia’s highest state honor – the ‘Hero of Russia’ title. The crew received Orders of Courage. President Vladimir Putin signed a decree to decorate the pilots and flight attendants from Russia’s Ural
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  • Beijing forces Cathay Pacific Airways’ chief to resign over Hong Kong protests August 16, 2019
    Rupert Hogg was forced to resign today as Cathay Pacific Airways’ Chief Executive Officer, following Beijing’s pressure on the airline over participation by some of its workers in anti-China protests. Hogg became the highest-profile corporate casualty of official Chinese pressure on foreign and Hong Kong companies to support the ruling Communist Party’s position against the
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  • United Airlines announces Tokyo, Haneda service from Chicago, Los Angeles, New York/Newark and Washington, D.C. August 16, 2019
    United Airlines today announced it will begin service between four of its U.S. hubs and Tokyo’s Haneda International Airport, located approximately 15 minutes from downtown Tokyo. United will begin operating nonstop service between Chicago, Los Angeles, New York/Newark and Washington, D.C. and Haneda on March 28, 2020, subject to government approval. United currently offers daily
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  • African Tourism Board officially launched today August 12, 2019
    Pretoria, South Africa – African Tourism Board Chairman Cuthbert Ncube today officially declared the African Tourism Board open and operational after less than 2 years in the making and more than 400 members included in 36 African and 25 non-African countries. Download the ATB charter as a PDF https://africantourismboard.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/ATBCharter2019.pdf It is a New Dawn forContinue […]
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  • Dr. Taleb Rifai has a message for Africa August 12, 2019
     Former UNWTO Secretary-General Dr. Taleb Rifai today issued this statement when joining the African Tourism Board as their Patron. Travel & Tourism Today is a powerful economic sector affecting and changing the lives of Billions of people around the world , but , beyond the numbers and the economic benefits of Generating $ 3.4 billionContinue […]
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  • How Dr. Taleb Rifai is making Africa a better place? July 26, 2019
    “Whatever our business in life may be, let us always remember that our core business is, and will always be, to make this world a better place.” The person who said these words – and is a mentor for many in the travel and tourism industry – is now also part of the African TourismContinue […]
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