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              Getting Beyond COVID-19: Press Releases are Not the Answer
              Travel Safety & Emergencies

              Getting Beyond COVID-19: Press Releases are Not the Answer

              mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- July 16, 2020

              Barriers to a reboot of the hotel, travel and tourism industry grow daily. Why? Perhaps the industry cannot gain traction ... Read More

              Official Statement from Turks and Caicos Tourism Minister
              Travel Safety & Emergencies

              Official Statement from Turks and Caicos Tourism Minister

              mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 16, 2020

              Honorable Ralph Higgs, Minister of Tourism for the Turks and Caicos Islands, announced an update to travel requirements to the ... Read More

              OTDYKH Leisure 2020 Moscow will take place as scheduled
              Breaking Travel News

              OTDYKH Leisure 2020 Moscow will take place as scheduled

              mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 16, 2020

              The OTDYKH Expo announced that the OTDYKH Leisure Fair 2020 will go ahead as planned from September 8-10. Event organizers ... Read More

              Malta Presents 4 Live Summer 2020 Music Festivals
              Malta travel news

              Malta Presents 4 Live Summer 2020 Music Festivals

              mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 16, 2020

              This summer music fans will get the chance to bask in the Mediterranean sunshine as Malta plays host to four ... Read More

              Netherlands sues Russia over Malaysia Airlines MH17 shot down over Ukraine in 2014
              Travel Safety & Emergencies

              Netherlands sues Russia over Malaysia Airlines MH17 shot down over Ukraine in 2014

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 15, 2020

              The government of the Netherlands has filed a lawsuit with the European Court on Human Rights (ECHR) against Russia over ... Read More

              Jamaica South Coast Open to Tourists
              Travel Destination

              Jamaica South Coast Open to Tourists

              mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 15, 2020

              The Jamaica South Coast is now open to tourists following the launch of a South Coast Resilient Corridor, which runs ... Read More

              Viking announced new cruise ship for the Mekong River
              Cruise Industry News

              Viking announced new cruise ship for the Mekong River

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 15, 2020

              Viking today announced it will launch a new ship next summer for its popular Magnificent Mekong cruise tour. Currently under ... Read More

              Disneyland Paris and Eiffel Tower’s top floor re-open to visitors
              France Travel News

              Disneyland Paris and Eiffel Tower’s top floor re-open to visitors

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 15, 2020

              Partial re-opening of Disneyland Paris theme park to the public and the opening up of the top floor of the ... Read More

              Norwegian Cruise Line appoints Scott Dahnke to Board of Directors
              Cruise Industry News

              Norwegian Cruise Line appoints Scott Dahnke to Board of Directors

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 15, 2020

              Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. today announced the appointment of Scott Dahnke to its Board of Directors as a new ... Read More

              United Airlines named top company for disability inclusion
              Airline News

              United Airlines named top company for disability inclusion

              mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 15, 2020

              United Airlines was recognized for the fifth consecutive year as a top-scoring company and best place to work for disability ... Read More

              Thai tourist companies create health & safety standards ahead of tourism restart
              Breaking Travel News

              Thai tourist companies create health & safety standards ahead of tourism restart

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 15, 2020

              As the world has seen the almost complete halt of travel due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the DMC community in ... Read More

              Budapest Airport: Accelerated re-growth of passenger traffic
              Airport news

              Budapest Airport: Accelerated re-growth of passenger traffic

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 15, 2020

              As passenger figures at Budapest Airport begin to grow week by week, the airline development team have reason to celebrate ... Read More

              FAA lowers international aviation safety rating for Pakistan
              Airline News

              FAA lowers international aviation safety rating for Pakistan

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 15, 2020

              The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced today that Pakistan has been assigned a Category 2 rating because it does not ... Read More

              Airport news

              New measures at London Heathrow to reduce risk for passengers

              Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 15, 2020

              London Heathrow airport unveils further measures that reduce the risk of contracting or transmitting COVID-19 at the airport. The UK’s ... Read More

              Hyatt, Marriott, Bookings.com are fake media for Hawaii hotel bookings
              Hawaii Travel News

              Hyatt, Marriott, Bookings.com are fake media for Hawaii hotel bookings

              Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 15, 2020

              The travel and tourism industry is on life support. Even giant companies are struggling to keep the light on. Hundreds ... Read More

              Sandals Foundation and Sweet Water Providing COVID-19 Counseling
              Responsible Tourism News

              Sandals Foundation and Sweet Water Providing COVID-19 Counseling

              mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 15, 2020

              Persons struggling to cope with COVID-19 related issues can now seek online help at the Sweet Water Foundation. The helpline ... Read More

              Turkish Airlines returning to Russia
              Airline News

              Turkish Airlines returning to Russia

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 15, 2020

              Turkish Airlines, the national flag carrier airline of Turkey, announced that is is planning to resume flights to six cities ... Read More

              Trump strips Hong Kong of its special status
              Government and Public Sector Tourism News

              Trump strips Hong Kong of its special status

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 14, 2020

              US President Donald Trump announced the signing of the 'Hong Kong Autonomy Act' and an executive order ending all preferential ... Read More

              Right-wing group blasts Trump for caving to ‘special interest pressure’ on foreign student visas
              Government and Public Sector Tourism News

              Right-wing group blasts Trump for caving to ‘special interest pressure’ on foreign student visas

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 14, 2020

              The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), regarding the Trump ... Read More

              International Nightlife Association fights to keep nightlife in Barcelona Beachfront
              Cultural Travel News

              International Nightlife Association fights to keep nightlife in Barcelona Beachfront

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 14, 2020

              While nightlife in Spain is slowly returning after being closed for over 3 months, some nightlife venues in Barcelona have ... Read More

              UNWTO seeks to further tourism’s contribution to sustainable development
              Responsible Tourism News

              UNWTO seeks to further tourism’s contribution to sustainable development

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 14, 2020

              The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has announced the launch of a new Startup Competition as it looks to identify innovators ... Read More

              Americans still hope to travel overseas this year
              USA Travel News

              Americans still hope to travel overseas this year

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 14, 2020

              While the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic continue to greatly impact travel in the United States and throughout the world, ... Read More

              Thailand announces new entry rules after new COVID-19 cases
              Travel Safety & Emergencies

              Thailand announces new entry rules after new COVID-19 cases

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 14, 2020

              Thai authorities today announced tightening of rules and regulations for foreigners' entry into the country. Thailand has been without confirmed ... Read More

              Delta Air Lines: COVID-19 pandemic has truly staggering impact on business
              Airline News

              Delta Air Lines: COVID-19 pandemic has truly staggering impact on business

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 14, 2020

              Delta Air Lines today reported financial results for the June quarter 2020 and outlined its continued response to the COVID-19 ... Read More

              Emirates to expand its network to 58 cities by mid-August
              Airline News

              Emirates to expand its network to 58 cities by mid-August

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 14, 2020

                Dubai's Emirates airline has announced that it will expand its network to 58 cities by mid-August, including 20 destinations ... Read More

              Halekulani Hotel sets a trend in keeping Waikiki Resort closed for a year
              Breaking Travel News

              Halekulani Hotel sets a trend in keeping Waikiki Resort closed for a year

              Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 14, 2020

              Together with the Royal Hawaiian Hotel, the Halekulani in Waikiki has been regarded as a luxury and a hotel with ... Read More

              The Bahamas Announces Travel Requirements
              Breaking Travel News

              The Bahamas Announces Travel Requirements

              mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 14, 2020

              The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation has issued clear guidelines for those wishing to visit. Step by step, here ... Read More

              Hawaii Tourism Authority on Governor Maintaining Mandatory Quarantine
              Breaking Travel News

              Hawaii Tourism Authority on Governor Maintaining Mandatory Quarantine

              mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 14, 2020

              Hawaii Governor David Ige announced this afternoon that after meeting with the 4 county mayors and officials from the Department ... Read More

              Visit the Florida Keys? Enjoy a “Quarantine” with Toilet Paper Included
              Breaking Travel News

              Visit the Florida Keys? Enjoy a “Quarantine” with Toilet Paper Included

              Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 14, 2020

              The Florida Keys closed for tourism on March 22 at 6 pm and was closed for 72 days, and then ... Read More

              Brisbane Airport inaugurates second runway
              Airport news

              Brisbane Airport inaugurates second runway

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 14, 2020

              Brisbane Airport’s new runway was opened today with a celebration of Queensland’s rich aviation history. Three vintage aircraft the first ... Read More

              Canada’s WestJet expands August schedule, updates July flying
              Airline News

              Canada’s WestJet expands August schedule, updates July flying

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 13, 2020

              WestJet today released its updated August schedule featuring more than 200 daily flights to 48 destinations across Canada, the United ... Read More

              Loganair and Blue Islands partner to connect UK regions and Channel Islands
              Airline News

              Loganair and Blue Islands partner to connect UK regions and Channel Islands

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 13, 2020

              Loganair, the UK’s largest regional airline, and Blue Islands, the growing Channel-Islands based airline, have formed an extensive partnership to ... Read More

              No tourism in Hawaii until at least September: Governor Ige announcement
              Breaking Travel News

              No tourism in Hawaii until at least September: Governor Ige announcement

              Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 13, 2020

              No visitors are allowed to the Aloha State without observing a two-week quarantine. This status was now officially extended for ... Read More

              Heathrow: Government must act faster to protect jobs and unlock growth
              Travel News

              Heathrow: Government must act faster to protect jobs and unlock growth

              mm Harry S. Johnson- July 13, 2020

              COVID-19 continues to weigh on travel demand, with a drop in passenger numbers of over 95% compared to the start ... Read More

              California Shutting Back Down Due to COVID-19 Spike
              Travel Safety & Emergencies

              California Shutting Back Down Due to COVID-19 Spike

              mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 13, 2020

              Noting an alarming spike in coronavirus cases across the State of California, Governor Newsom today dimmed the economic reopening switch ... Read More

              Centara offers sneak preview of Centra by Centara Cha Am Beach Resort Hua Hin
              Hotel & Resort News

              Centara offers sneak preview of Centra by Centara Cha Am Beach Resort Hua Hin

              editor editor- July 13, 2020

              Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, releases first details of its debut hotel in Cha-Am – Centra by ... Read More

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