SEVILLE, Spain, 4 April 2019: Travel and Tourism was touted as the best channel for governments to generate economic growth, create jobs and reduce poverty according to World Travel & Tourism Council president & CEO Gloria Guevara.
ISTANBUL, 4 April 2019: The switch over to Istanbul Airport that officially opened last October will be completed by 6 April, when all airlines will operate from the new airport. The new Istanbul Airport has been billed...
MUNICH, 2 April 2019: Lufthansa launched a new service from Munich to Osaka effective 1 April by extending a Frankfurt to Munich flight to Osaka. Also from Munich, Lufthansa will add a daily...
LONDON, 2 April 2019: Portugal’s travel and tourism sector enjoyed one of the highest growth rates in Europe to contribute €38.4 billion to the economy and one in five of all jobs in 2018, demonstrating the importance of the sector...
BANGKOK, 4 March, 2018: Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office and PATA will jointly hosts a Mekong Tourism Forum at ITB Berlin, 6 March. Now in its third year, the 2019 Mekong Tourism Forum at ITB Berlin (MTF@ITB) will...
PARIS, 11 February 2019:  Tourists visiting the French capital should be vigilant and exercise caution, staying well clear of yellow-vest protests that became more violent over the weekend. Although travel advisors are not cautioning against...
SINGAPORE, 1 February 2019: Sabre Corporation, a technology provider to the global travel industry, has extended a distribution agreement with Condor, a leading leisure travel airline based in Germany. The carrier has selected...
BANGKOK, 14 January 2019: Russia is planning to introduce an electronic visa regime by 2021 in a bid to boost tourism, according to RBC media. Five regions in Russia’s Far East currently offer free week-long...
ABU DHABI, 17 December 2018: Etihad Airways has recently launched its first ever scheduled flights linking Abu Dhabi and Barcelona. The inaugural service was introduced, 28 November, with the UAE national airline celebrating the occasion  by hosting a special event...
DOHA, Qatar, 14 December 2018:  Qatar Airways will upgrade aircraft on flights to three European destinations over the winter season. From this week onwards three popular European destinations – Helsinki Stockholm and Manchester – gained aircraft upgrades. Manchester and Stockholm routes...