by: Harry Johnson | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News Blasphemy is illegal in Pakistan, a Muslim-majority country of over 230 million, and can result in a death sentence for the offender. Today, several news sources, citing Pakistan’s media regulator, reported that popular online encyclopedia Wikipedia...
by: Harry Johnson | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News Canadian low-fare air carrier Flair Airlines today announced that Aaron Dhanda will join the company in the role Chief Digital Officer. The appointment of Mr. Dhanda reflects the growing importance of the technology in delivering the...
by: Juergen T Steinmetz | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News Allura, Oceania cruise line’s eighth ship, will debut in 2025 and will be the sister ship of Vista, which will sail in May 2023. Oceania’s seven small, luxurious ships carry a maximum of 1,238 guests...
by: Juergen T Steinmetz | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News Phuket Hotels Association, a non-profit organisation representing 80 of the island’s top hotels and resorts, has reaffirmed its deep commitment to the future of Phuket’s hospitality sector by announcing the reappointment of its senior leadership...
by: Juergen T Steinmetz | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News 6558 members of the World Tourism Network Sustainable Discussion Think Tank include leaders and stakeholders from around the globe. They are engaged on WTN’s private Linkedin Group. The WTN Sustainable Tourism ThinkTank on this Linkedin...
by: Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News Its central business district is the national center serving as the primary focus for major office, parliamentary, and shopping services for the island. The Garrison is one of 8 Cultural Heritage Conservation Areas on...
by: Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News In her new role as Director of Tourism for the Caribbean and Latin America, Charmaine Browne-Spencer’s key responsibilities will include growing market share and destination arrivals from these regions. She will also focus on...
by: Mario Masciullo – eTN Italy | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News The system that revolutionizes the world of electronic connectivity, called Twopit, increases data transmission speed and storage capacity, surpassing all other existing technologies. It guarantees the transmission of information even in the Internet’s...
by: Juergen T Steinmetz | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News The founder and president of the International Institute for Peace Through Tourism, Louis D’Amore has been a travel and tourism celebrity for decades. He has been instrumental in making the world understand the important synergy...
by: Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News Conveniently located only a few miles from NRG Park, Blossom Hotel Houston, a luxury hotel offering guests an authentic Houston hospitality experience, has a unique Rodeo Package that includes a Lyft credit, so guests...
by: Harry Johnson | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News The five-dollar bill is Australia’s smallest-denomination banknote and is worth about $3.55 in US dollars. There are approximately 208 million fivers currently in circulation, sporting the Australian parliament building in Canberra on the reverse and the...
by: Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News The exhibition took place during January 28 and 29 as Tourism Seychelles intensifies its marketing efforts in the USA post the COVID-19 pandemic for increased arrivals from North America to Seychelles. For the past...
by: Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News Sandals Resorts International (SRI) has 24 properties in Jamaica, Antigua, the Bahamas, Grenada, Barbados, St. Lucia, Curaçao, and Turks and Caicos. Through the integration of GIATA DRIVE which specializes in automated hotel content management,...
by: Harry Johnson | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News Lufthansa Group today signed a joint Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Rome together with the Italian state railroad company Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane S.p.A. (FS). The intention is to negotiate a contract for a cooperation in...
by: Harry Johnson | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News As the global aviation sector enters the new year, here are the latest updates from the industry around #FlyNetZero and the journey to decarbonize the airline industry. SAF As the airline industry turned to 2023, in...
by: Harry Johnson | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News Deutsche Lufthansa AG unveiled new mobile app that is clearer, easier and faster to use. And the new Lufthansa app is now available for download. It has been redeveloped from scratch and optimized together with customers....
by: Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News Refreshed label highlights the evolution, depth, and skyrocketing growth of America’s #11-ranked Ultra-Premium California Pinot Noir. Wente Family Estates, the country’s longest, continuously family-owned and operated winery, is pleased to unveil a fresh new...
by: editor | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News This position will have responsibility for driving industry engagement, shaping the association’s event strategy, and both developing and executing a plan to generate the resources necessary to support U.S. Travel’s expanding advocacy efforts and full suite of...
by: Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News The new vessel, owned by P&O Cruises, has a 5,200 passenger and 1,800 crew member capacity. The grand ship made its inaugural call at the Fifth Berth where it also conducted homeporting operations. During...
by: Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News Minister Hon. Kenneth Bryan was appointed Chair of Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in September 2022 at CTO’s annual Business Meetings held from September 12-15, 2022. It was at this...
by: Harry Johnson | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News The Argentinian Nightlife Federation (Federación de Entidades de Discotecas de la República de Argentina FEDRA) announced that Argentinian nightlife venues will start implementing Ask for Angela protocol against sexual assault. The announcement made public amid Argentinian...
by: Mario Masciullo – eTN Italy | copyright: eTurboNews – Travel Industry News – World Travel News This confirms a certain haste by the MEF is increasingly leaking out to close the negotiations with an agreement already possible by the end of March. Meanwhile, ITA will join the Board of...