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18:36 BST European Green Capital - Essen 2017 Opens the First Swimming Area on a Former Industrial River in Europe

Experience the blue wonder - swimming again possible in the Ruhr after 46 years For over forty years, the people of Essen were unable to go...


16:00 BST Entrepreneurs and Philanthropists Basit Igtet & Sara Bronfman Inspire a New Style of Hospitality Experience

Athal Hospitality is the new luxury and lifestyle hotel collection, breathing new life into the hotel business. Domaine des Andéols, a...


09:40 BST Annual General Meeting: Fraport Achieves Record Result for the 2016 Business Year, Despite Challenging Environment

- Growth momentum stimulated by expansion of the Group's international portfolio - FRA's core hub-business to be complemented by growing...


07:30 BST Lexinta Strengthens Its Multi-family Office Services in Asia, With the Provision of Its European Select Visa Program

Lexinta announces the introduction of its European select visa program to its multi-family office product range in Asia. The visa program focuses...


02:16 BST Connecting China to the world: Air China announces new Air China Easy Way Beijing-Frankfurt

Air China announced the launch of a new Air China Easy Way Beijing-Frankfurt on 22 May in collaboration with Beijing Capital Airport and Frankfurt...


22 May, 2017, 17:13 BST Dream Hotel Group Soars Into Second Year Of Unprecedented Growth

Leading Luxury Lifestyle Group Continues Rapid Global Expansion with Nine New Hotel Signings; Announces Plans to Triple Existing Portfolio by 2022...


22 May, 2017, 15:00 BST Leading Chinese Social Platform QQ Launches QQ X Project, Recruiting Earth Explorers Worldwide

QQ, the instant messaging service owned and operated by leading Chinese internet firm Tencent Holdings, announced the QQ X Project on May 22, 2017....


22 May, 2017, 14:05 BST Aerion and GE Aviation launch joint engine study for AS2 supersonic powerplant

(EBACE) -- After two years of preliminary study, Aerion Corporation and GE Aviation have launched a formal process to define and evaluate a final...


22 May, 2017, 07:00 BST Gogo Business Aviation Launches SCS Smart Cabin Systems

Gogo's new system to become factory option from Embraer EBACE (stand D051)– Gogo Business Aviation (NASDAQ: GOGO), the leading global...


19 May, 2017, 18:07 BST Laurus Corp. Spearheads Sale of Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia / Ft. Washington

Successfully achieving target returns for Ethika Diversified Opportunity Real Estate Fund, L.P. Laurus Corp., a U.S.-based private real...


19 May, 2017, 15:00 BST Global Smart Backpack Market to Grow at a CAGR of 4.9% by 2021 - Experiencing a Rise in Trade Offers by Key Competitors - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Smart Backpack Market 2017-2021" report to their offering. The global smart...


19 May, 2017, 13:18 BST Hainan Airlines continues to enhance the passenger experience

The engine roared when Hainan Airlines flight HU7805 lifted off at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport en route to Beijing. The flagship...


19 May, 2017, 10:44 BST Loomes & Co: All-British-made Watches Summit Everest for First Time Since Sir Edmund Hilary in 1953

At 14.08, Nepalese time on Monday 15th May a team of Ghurkas summited Mount Everest wearing Loomes & Co's entirely British-made watches. The...


18 May, 2017, 15:03 BST Hard Rock International Amplifies The Sound Of Your Stay® with Launch of WAX Music Amenity Program

Hospitality Brand Teams Up with Iconic Brands and Emerging Artists for Complimentary In-Room Vinyl Experience Further establishing its...


18 May, 2017, 13:44 BST The first °CEO Hangzhou MICE Fam Trip is successfully held, promoting the city as an international MICE destination

The first °CEO Hangzhou MICE Fam Trip was successfully hosted by Business Events Hangzhou between April 24 and 26, 2017. The dozen company heads,...


18 May, 2017, 13:00 BST All Nippon Airways Expands Global Digital Footprint with SDL

ANA selects SDL WorldServer to support multilingual website development SDL (LSE: SDL) today announced that All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan's...


18 May, 2017, 12:39 BST Guesty Secures $3 Million in Series A Funding

Guesty, a provider of an end-to-end platform for professional property managers in the short-term rental business, announced earlier this week...


18 May, 2017, 09:00 BST World Routes and the Travel Foundation Join Forces for Year of Sustainable Tourism

World Routes, the unrivalled airline route development forum, and global tourism charity the Travel Foundation, will join forces for this year's...


18 May, 2017, 03:27 BST National Agency of Search and Relief highly supports the Indonesia's tourism sector

The National Agency of Search and Relief of Indonesia (NASR) (formerly BASARNAS) highly supports the Indonesian tourism development by proactively...


16 May, 2017, 15:48 BST Yatra Online, Inc. Announces Results for the Three Months and Year Ended March 31, 2017

Yatra Online, Inc. (NASDAQ: YTRA , OTCQX: YTROF), India's leading online travel company, today announced its unaudited financial and operating...


16 May, 2017, 14:55 BST Guangzhou, the World Flower City for Two Thousand Years and Counting

On May 14th and 15th, the world spotlight was on Beijing for the important occasion of the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation. At...


16 May, 2017, 14:15 BST Start-ups Steering Growth and Innovation in the Global Automotive and Mobility Industry

Electrification, mobility and connected car technologies start-ups are gaining traction, finds Frost & Sullivan's Mobility team From...


16 May, 2017, 12:58 BST Hertz Wins FlyerTalk Award for Best Rewards Program Worldwide

Company loyalty program earns top recognition in the Drive category for sixth consecutive year Hertz Global Holdings (NYSE: HTZ) – announced...


16 May, 2017, 10:23 BST Premier Inn Ibn Battuta, Dubai Shortlisted for 'Leading New Hotel' at Leaders in Hospitality Awards 2017

Premier Inn Dubai Ibn Battuta Mall, which opened in October 2016, has been shortlisted for 'Leading New Hotel' at the prestigious Leaders in...


16 May, 2017, 10:00 BST The Restoration of Château de Fontainebleau's Imperial Theatre - The Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Theatre - Enters its Final Phase

The second installment of Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority's contribution to the restoration of the Château de Fontainebleau's Imperial...