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  • EU is an important source market for tourism feels Chairman at UKinbound

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    The results of our Business Barometer survey have revealed that 82% of our members believe that staying in the EU is important to their business.   The announcement made at our Annual Convention, taking place for the first time in …

  • Frosty Valentine’s Day for New Yorkers

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    The Northeast United States will be facing the biting cold from an Arctic Surge. More than a dozen states will be affected by the sudden chill. Weather advisory has been issued in the affected areas.     The Great Lakes …

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  • San Francisco Airport reached record passenger traffic in 2015

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    The year ahead promises to be a transformative one for San Francisco International Airport (SFO), the Bay Area’s largest airport and the second-busiest airport in California.     Just before 2016 began, SFO reached a new all-time passenger traffic record …

  • Future of travel tech with the Travel Technology Disrupt Awards at TTE

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    Visitors to Travel Technology Europe (TTE) will discover pioneering new products and services with the show’s Travel Technology Disrupt Awards. New for the 2016 show, Launchpad is a dedicated area for tech start-up companies to present their business ideas and …

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Global Travel News

  • Autograph Collection’s Cotton House Hotel and JW Marriott Venice

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    Cotton House Hotel Barcelona, an Autograph Collection property, and JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa – both part of Marriott International’s Luxury + Lifestyle portfolio – have been named to Travel + Leisure’s 2016 “It List” of Best New Hotels. …

  • Marriott International Declares Cash Dividend

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    Marriott International, Inc.  today announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 25 cents ($0.25) per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on March 31, 2016 to shareholders of record as of February 25, …

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  • Presidentially-Inspired Experiences at Ritz-Carlton Hotels on the East

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    In honor of the upcoming President’s Day weekend, a collection of Ritz-Carlton hotels are saluting travelers with curated experiences luxurious enough for a President. Whether it’s a long weekend in Boston or extended beach trip to South Beach, guests will …

  • In-House Business Development Team Provides Local Support to Home-Base

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    To help franchisees and agents grow their individual businesses, CruiseOne/Dream Vacations and Cruises Inc. have created a Business Development Team who provide support and engagement opportunities on a regional level. “While we introduced a field marketing team several years ago …

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    EUROPE

  • EU is an important source market for tourism feels Chairman at UKinbound

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    The results of our Business Barometer survey have revealed that 82% of our members believe that staying in the EU is important to their business.   The announcement made at our Annual Convention, taking place for the first time in …

  • Jamaica receives record number of British tourists in 2015

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    More than 200.000 UK & Ireland tourists visited the country in 2015, Jamaica Tourist Board announced. The numbers registered a 12.2 per cent increase when compared to the same period of 2014, when 179,433 foreign visitors passed through the country’s borders. …

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    AMERICA

  • Hotel industry in U.S. records positive results for the week ending on

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    The U.S. hotel industry reported positive results in two of the three key performance measurements during the week of 31 January through 6 February 2016, according to data from STR, Inc.       In year-over-year measurements, the industry’s occupancy …

  • Frosty Valentine’s Day for New Yorkers

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    The Northeast United States will be facing the biting cold from an Arctic Surge. More than a dozen states will be affected by the sudden chill. Weather advisory has been issued in the affected areas.     The Great Lakes …

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    MIDDLE EAST

  • Omran announces Oman Marketing Inc initiative

    Published on : Friday, February 12, 2016

    To increase levels of collaboration within the real-estate & tourism sectors, the Oman Tourism Development Company (Omran) has announced the ‘Oman Marketing Inc’ initiative that will act as a Think Tank to bring together Oman’s marketing and communication professionals and …

  • Flydubai reports 60% year-on-year drop in net income for 2015

    Published on : Thursday, February 11, 2016

    United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) budget carrier, Flydubai, earned in 2015 a net profit of 27.4 million U.S. dollars, down from 68.11 million dollars the previous year, the carrier said in an e-mailed statement.   Flydubai, the UAE’s second budget carrier, …

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    ASIA

  • Cruise Ship passengers to find better access to Darwin Waterfront

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    Work has started on a new $1.2 million shaded walkway that will allow cruise ship passengers to stroll from the Cruise Ship Terminal to the Darwin Waterfront Precinct in comfort. Chief Minister Adam Giles said the shade structure would cover …

  • Convention Centre Dublin plans high profile conferences through 2017

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    The Convention Centre Dublin (The CCD) has announced that it will host three significant medical and scientific conferences over the coming years, the 28th International Nursing Research Congress in 2017, the 10th World Congress of Pain in 2018 and the …

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  • San Francisco Airport reached record passenger traffic in 2015

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    The year ahead promises to be a transformative one for San Francisco International Airport (SFO), the Bay Area’s largest airport and the second-busiest airport in California.     Just before 2016 began, SFO reached a new all-time passenger traffic record …

  • United celebrates 30 years of service to Australia

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    Airline looks to the future as it will become an all-Dreamliner airline on the trans-Pacific route between Australia and the U.S.     United Airlines has celebrated 30 years of proudly offering customers consistent and convenient access between Australia and …

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    CRUISE NEWS

  • Cruise Ship passengers to find better access to Darwin Waterfront

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    Work has started on a new $1.2 million shaded walkway that will allow cruise ship passengers to stroll from the Cruise Ship Terminal to the Darwin Waterfront Precinct in comfort. Chief Minister Adam Giles said the shade structure would cover …

  • New four-country river expedition from Thailand to China

    Published on : Friday, February 12, 2016

    A new, four-country Pandaw River Expedition from Thailand to China is one of dozens of Pandaw river cruises in Asia discounted by up to 30 per cent if booked by March 31, 2016, with no single supplements also available on …

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    HOTEL NEWS

  • Hotel industry in U.S. records positive results for the week ending on

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    The U.S. hotel industry reported positive results in two of the three key performance measurements during the week of 31 January through 6 February 2016, according to data from STR, Inc.       In year-over-year measurements, the industry’s occupancy …

  • Autograph Collection’s Cotton House Hotel and JW Marriott Venice

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    Cotton House Hotel Barcelona, an Autograph Collection property, and JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa – both part of Marriott International’s Luxury + Lifestyle portfolio – have been named to Travel + Leisure’s 2016 “It List” of Best New Hotels. …

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    TOURISM NEWS

  • EU is an important source market for tourism feels Chairman at UKinbou

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    The results of our Business Barometer survey have revealed that 82% of our members believe that staying in the EU is important to their business.   The announcement made at our Annual Convention, taking place for the first time in …

  • Frosty Valentine’s Day for New Yorkers

    Published on : Saturday, February 13, 2016

    The Northeast United States will be facing the biting cold from an Arctic Surge. More than a dozen states will be affected by the sudden chill. Weather advisory has been issued in the affected areas.     The Great Lakes …

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Mr. Edmund Bartlett has been recently elected as chairman of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation’s (UNWTO)’s executive Council for affiliates. We shared a conversation with him on his contributions in the travel and tourism industry.

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