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Tourism Tax in Wyoming to raise $17 million annually

The cash-strapped state of Wyoming  is considering new tax to promote tourism after a legislative panel brainstormed on ways to raise the revenue.   A bill had been drafted by the Legislature’s Joint Revenue Committee that would impose a 1 …

  • Trump administration allows plastic bottle sale in National Parks

    Published on : Wednesday, August 23, 2017

    Another regressive step from the Trump administration which has reversed the ban on the sale of bottled water at national parks which was imposed during the Obama-era. It had helped to cut down on plastic litter and pollution and promote …

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  • U by Uniworld to conduct agent webinars ahead of debut

    Published on : Saturday, August 12, 2017

         U by Uniworld will help UK travel agents  gather new insights by conducting webinars about its new brand and what it has on offer for guests.   U by Uniworld provides a range of river cruises that caters …

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  • Trump Government defends immigrant order at Supreme Court

    Published on : Friday, August 11, 2017

    On Thursday President Donald Trump’s administration defended the temporary travel ban with the US Supreme Court, emphasizing on the executive’s power to remove foreigners from the United States.     The Justice department mentioned that Trump’s vow to ban Muslims …

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  • Nicaragua building new Coastal highway this month

    Published on : Thursday, August 10, 2017

    With an aim of promoting tourism and improving access to some of the main tourist sites, construction of  Costañera Del Pacifico highway in Nicaragua will be completed by this month.   Main tourist areas including the San Juan del Sur, …

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  • New proposed legislation will ease migration for educated Indians

    Published on : Saturday, August 5, 2017

    The new proposed bill backed by President Trump will back educated Indians, proficient in English and having a job offer from the US Company can have a shot at a Green card.   Family ties-based immigration has been the primary …

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  • U.S. Travel Statement on Meeting with Secretary Tillerson

    Published on : Wednesday, August 2, 2017

    U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement following his participation at a meeting today at the U.S. Department of State with Secretary Rex W. Tillerson regarding Open Skies:   “Today, a coalition of American businesses …

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  • Boeing delivers the first 737 MAX 8 to flydubai

    Published on : Wednesday, August 2, 2017

    flydubai will be the first Middle East carrier to operate Boeing’s newest single-aisle airplane 737 MAX 8.   Ghaith Al Ghaith, chief executive, flydubai said in a statement that he was delighted to receive the first Boeing 737 MAX 8 …

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  • United Airlines launching flights between Columbia and Chicago

    Published on : Tuesday, August 1, 2017

    United Airlines will begin its new daily flights between Columbia and Chicago from this Wednesday.     The flights of United Airlines are scheduling twice daily flights between Columbia Regional Airport and Chicago O’Hare International Airport from this Tuesday and …

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  • Airports to charge more for US airline tickets

    Published on : Thursday, July 27, 2017

    According to advocacy groups, the latest Senate Appropriation Bill introduced will increase the cap on the airport passenger facility charge (PFC) from $4.50 per flight to $8.50.   The Senate Appropriations Committee will consider the bill on Thursday. The $60 …

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  • Disney’s Epcot to get a transformation

    Published on : Monday, July 24, 2017

      Epcot, the second wing of Florida’s sprawling Walt Disney World Resort will add more adventurous components like the speedy Test Track, the multi-sensory Soarin, the blastoff simulating mission: Space; the widely popular movie based Frozen Ever After.     …

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  • Business Groups Raise Alarm on Trump Changes to Obama Visa Policy

    Published on : Thursday, July 20, 2017

    Warning of the “economic ramifications” of the “significant policy change,” 20 trade associations have asked the Trump administration to reconsider an executive order likely to lengthen the period international visitors must wait for visas to visit the U.S.   The …

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  • Get entertained, excited and possibly frightened with these wacky hotels in the US

    Published on : Tuesday, July 18, 2017

      TTW guide you to some of the most unusual places to stay in the US, from unbelievable exotic, quirky to downright weird we feature some of the accommodations that has something more than accommodation!   Beckham Creek Cave Lodge, …

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  • Despite US ban Cuba Tourism grows

    Published on : Thursday, July 13, 2017

      The earnings drawn from Cuba tourism continues to grow in 2017 inspite of the restrictions imposed on US travel to the Caribbean island by President Donald Trump.   Jose Alonso, Tourism Ministry’s business director stated in a comment that …

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  • Missouri’s Columbia Airport improves facility after United Flights addition

    Published on : Tuesday, July 11, 2017

    Columbia Regional Airport gears up with additional parking spots, indoor and security agents after increase in the number of daily flights for passengers to Denver and Chicago from August.   There will be daily flights to Denver International airport and …

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  • Domestic travel trend on surge for Americans

    Published on : Friday, July 7, 2017

    The US domestic leisure trips is gaining more importance and the trend had a huge increase since past year.   As per the MMGY’s 2017 Portrait of the American Traveler report found that US travellers took nearly 14 million more …

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  • Electronics ban lifted from Emirates, Turkish Airlines

    Published on : Thursday, July 6, 2017

      The US Government has announced the lifting of ban on large electronics such as laptops for US –bound flights from Dubai on Emirates and from Istanbul on Turkish Airlines.   It was followed closely by the ban lift in …

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  • Toronto to reopen Broadview Hotel on July 27

    Published on : Wednesday, July 5, 2017

    On July 27 the Broadview Hotel will reopen its doors in Toronto for a soft opening and will later welcome guests once they start rolling out their offerings.   A lavish 58 guestrooms, lobby Café and Bar, a Rooftop lounge …

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  • Trump’s budget proposal makes American tourism sector thoughtful

    Published on : Monday, June 5, 2017

    Hobart located in northwest Indiana of the United States might not prove to be America’s one of the most favorite tourist destinations. Nonetheless, just a week back, a group of travel agents from UK were at Hobart in order to …

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  • International U.S. tourism facing steep decline according to Foursquare Data

    Published on : Friday, May 26, 2017

    A new study finds international tourism to the U.S. has dropped as much as 16 percent in the months since President Donald Trump took office.   America’s share of international tourism saw the decline as compared to the same month …

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  • UOB And KrisFlyer Partnership Sets New Heights For Banking Solutions In Singapore

    Published on : Tuesday, April 18, 2017

    United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) and KrisFlyer1 today launched the KrisFlyer UOB Account, the first banking solution in Singapore to earn KrisFlyer miles when a customer saves or spends. The KrisFlyer UOB account provides an innovative way for customers who …

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