News Pick

  • York Tourism injects £765 million revenue

    Published on : Thursday, January 16, 2020

    The tourism figures show that York received 8.4 million visits, bringing an economic value of £765 million for the city. The headline statistics, released ahead of today’s VisitYork tourism conference, are the latest available for York and show the industry …

  • Croatia registered 20.7 million arrivals in 2019

    Published on : Thursday, January 16, 2020

    Croatia registered 20.7 million arrivals in 2019 and 108.6 million overnight stays, of which foreign tourists accounted for 18.3 million arrivals (+ 4 percent) and 94.8 million overnight stays (+ 2 percent), while there was also a 9 percent increase …

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  • United Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Newark after engine problem

    Published on : Thursday, January 16, 2020

    United airlineA flight belongs from United Airlines from Newark Liberty International Airport to Los Angeles was forced to return to the New Jersey airport and make an emergency landing Wednesday night after an engine problem. United spokeswoman Kimberly Gibbs told …

  • Traditional Chinese Lantern Festival attracts 6 million visitors

    Published on : Tuesday, January 14, 2020

    The colorful festive lanterns began lighting up the historical Yuyuan Garden, marking the beginning of an event that attracts millions of visitors each Chinese New Year. The traditional folk lanterns and art installations, a listed national cultural heritage, come alive …

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Global Travel News

  • Footfalls of foreign tourists rise despite negative perception

    Published on : Friday, January 17, 2020

    Foreign tourist arrivals (FTAs) to India went up despite travel advisories issued by several countries and attempts by some groups to paint a negative picture about the situation in the country, said Union Tourism Minister Prahlad Patel on Friday. Till …

  • Winter storm to pour snow on parts of US, disrupt travel plans

    Published on : Friday, January 17, 2020

    A major winter storm is forecast to develop early Friday in the Plains and travel rapidly east through the weekend, delivering a blast of snow and ice.   As of Friday morning, nearly 90 million people across the country were …

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  • Avani Ao Nang Cliff Krabi Resort Opens in Thailand

    Published on : Friday, January 17, 2020

    Avani Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of Avani Ao Nang Cliff Krabi Resort. The opening marks the brands first entry into Thailand’s resort town of Krabi, which will be followed with the opening of Avani+ Koh Lanta Resort later …

  • Update on Map of Restricted Area Order of Airport Authority Ordinance

    Published on : Friday, January 17, 2020

    In light of various projects and the recent developments at the Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) undertaken by the Airport Authority Hong Kong (AA), the Map of Restricted Area of the airport island has been updated with effect from 17 …

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    EUROPE

  • It’s ‘Well & Good’ With Hidden In Spain’s Wellness T

    Published on : Friday, January 10, 2020

    Hidden in Spain is offering travelers a “toast to their health” with Health and Wellness Tours that range from the ultimate in pampering at 5-star Spa resorts to hiking, biking, and guided walking tours. The tours include anti-stress and anti-aging …

  • International tourist arrivals in Italy expected to increase by 3.1 percent annu

    Published on : Friday, January 10, 2020

    In keeping with the global upward trend, international tourist arrivals in Italy are expected to go up by 3.1 percent annually this year, as per projections by the Venice-based International Center for Studies on Tourism Economics (CISET) on Wednesday.   …

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    AMERICA

  • Winter storm to pour snow on parts of US, disrupt travel plans

    Published on : Friday, January 17, 2020

    A major winter storm is forecast to develop early Friday in the Plains and travel rapidly east through the weekend, delivering a blast of snow and ice.   As of Friday morning, nearly 90 million people across the country were …

  • American Airlines Joins Forces with New Friends New Life in Fight Agai

    Published on : Friday, January 10, 2020

    American Airlines is banding together with New Friends New Life, a Dallas-based nonprofit organization, in a partnership aimed at combating human trafficking, assisting victims and raising public awareness of the crime and how to curtail it.   New Friends New …

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    MIDDLE EAST

  • Despite Brexit, tourism to the UAE to remain steady

    Published on : Saturday, January 11, 2020

    In spite of the uncertainty surrounding Brexit, tourism experts and officials are of the opinion that there would be a limited and short-term impact on tourism to the UAE, since it is a popular destination among travelers from the UK. …

  • Qatar Airways is proud sponsor of the Fourth Edition of Shop Qatar

    Published on : Thursday, January 9, 2020

    Qatar Airways is the Official Airline Partner and proud sponsor of the fourth edition of the Shop Qatar festival, currently taking place until 31 January 2020 in various shopping malls across Doha. The official launch was held on Tuesday 7 …

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    ASIA

  • Meeting aims on the initiatives of ASEAN tourism

    Published on : Monday, January 13, 2020

    Development has been made in the execution of the ASEAN Tourism Strategic Plan (ATSP), mentioned Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism, Pengiran Haji Kamalrudzaman bin Pengiran Haji  Mohd Ishak.   Yesterday he commented while heading the …

  • Brunei’ tourism development revealed Brunei-China Year of Tourism 20

    Published on : Thursday, January 9, 2020

    Brunei and China will launch a joint tourism year initiative to mark the start of a one-year event in tourism cooperation. This was revealed by Brunei’s tourism development department at the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism.   To mark the …

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TRAVEL INDUSTRY NEWS

    AIRLINE NEWS

  • Update on Map of Restricted Area Order of Airport Authority Ordinance

    Published on : Friday, January 17, 2020

    In light of various projects and the recent developments at the Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) undertaken by the Airport Authority Hong Kong (AA), the Map of Restricted Area of the airport island has been updated with effect from 17 …

  • Austrian among the Top 10 most punctual Airlines in Europe again

    Published on : Friday, January 17, 2020

    In 2019, Austrian Airlines was once again among the most punctual airlines in Europe. This is confirmed by a recently published study by the travel data and analytics expert Cirium. 79 percent of all arrivals were on time. That means …

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    CRUISE NEWS

  • UNESCO Sites a Top Attraction on European Waterways Hotel Barge Cruise

    Published on : Wednesday, January 8, 2020

    In a world full of extraordinary natural and man-made wonders, there are just over 1,100 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, voted by a prestigious United Nations cultural body which deemed them to possess “outstanding universal value.” To launch 2020 and the …

  • 25th edition of Carpet Oasis at Marina Port Rashid inaugurated

    Published on : Wednesday, January 8, 2020

    Sultan bin Sulayem, DP World Group Chairman & CEO and Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation (PCFC) inaugurated the 25th edition of Carpet Oasis at Marina Port Rashid.   Themed “25 Years of Excellence”, the exhibition is organized by …

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    HOTEL NEWS

  • Avani Ao Nang Cliff Krabi Resort Opens in Thailand

    Published on : Friday, January 17, 2020

    Avani Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of Avani Ao Nang Cliff Krabi Resort. The opening marks the brands first entry into Thailand’s resort town of Krabi, which will be followed with the opening of Avani+ Koh Lanta Resort later …

  • Intimate Dining Experience at Jaypee Hotels & Resorts

    Published on : Friday, January 17, 2020

    Amidst refined amenities soak in luxury and rekindle your romance with your loved one. Enjoy a cosy dinner with sumptuous menu, sparkling wine ornamented with flower petals and soothing music amidst serene environment.   Lake Side Pavilion, Jaypee Greens Golf …

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    TOURISM NEWS

  • Footfalls of foreign tourists rise despite negative perception

    Published on : Friday, January 17, 2020

    Foreign tourist arrivals (FTAs) to India went up despite travel advisories issued by several countries and attempts by some groups to paint a negative picture about the situation in the country, said Union Tourism Minister Prahlad Patel on Friday. Till …

  • Lately, HCM City has come up as a preferred medical tourism destinatio

    Published on : Friday, January 17, 2020

    HCM City has lately come up as a medical tourism destination because of its fast-growing health services along with superlative medical technologies, as per the local authorities.   For medical tourism, the number of overseas Vietnamese and foreigners coming to Việt …

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Director of Tourism, Additional Secretary to Government (Tourism)

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