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13 Apr, 2018, 07:26 BST Fraport Traffic Figures - March and First Quarter of 2018: Frankfurt Airport Reports Marked Passenger Growth

FRA/sr-gk – In the first three months of 2018, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed more than 14.4 million passengers – an increase of 10.0 percent...


13 Apr, 2018, 01:00 BST Alimentaria 2018 Expects a Significant Participation of Asian Visitors and Exhibitors

Alimentaria Barcelona , one of the main food, drink and foodservice trade shows worldwide, is about to start its biggest edition in years to...


12 Apr, 2018, 12:00 BST Airbnb's Top Chinese Rival Xiaozhu.com: House Sharing Has Taken Deep Root in China

"Sharing economy"is again under spotlight in Asia. During the 2018 Boao Forum for Asia (BFA), an Asian equivalence of the World Economic Forum, top...


12 Apr, 2018, 09:00 BST Filmmaster Events Partners With Formula-E for the Rome Stage of the 2017/2018 Championship

The company, the Local Operator for the Rome stage of the Formula-E championship, which will take place on 14th April, is once again the star of...


12 Apr, 2018, 08:00 BST Holiday Swap Has Arrived, Removing the Cost of Travel Accommodation in Today’s Sharing Economy

Created by James Asquith (who broke the Guinness World Record for being the youngest person to travel to all 196 countries in the world over a 5...


12 Apr, 2018, 07:38 BST Celebrate King's Day like a True Dutchman with Expedia.co.uk

- On April 27th, the Netherlands will be painted orange to celebrate the King's birthday - Expedia has created an interactive quiz so you can...


11 Apr, 2018, 22:35 BST CPT Responds to Labour Party Announcement on Free Bus Travel for Under 25s

Responding to today's announcement that the next Labour government will provide funds for free travel for under 25s to local authorities who...


11 Apr, 2018, 11:00 BST Capella Hotel Group Plants Second Flag In Sanya, China

Capella Sanya opens in the last quarter of 2018 Capella Hotel Group together with leading Chinese developer China Gezhouba Group Real Estate,...


11 Apr, 2018, 08:30 BST M3 Partners with French Duncan and Cycas Hospitality to Expand Internationally

Today M3, a powerful financial platform and services company for the hospitality industry, announced a new partnership with chartered accountants...


11 Apr, 2018, 08:00 BST BridgeStreet Goes Borderless with Worldpay

BridgeStreet makes it EASY to LIST and BOOK extended-stay experiences around the globe BridgeStreet has selected Worldpay as its online...


11 Apr, 2018, 08:00 BST EU Launches European Capital of Smart Tourism

New initiative seeks to reward innovation and boost smart development of tourism in the European Cities On the initiative of the European...


11 Apr, 2018, 02:08 BST Austrian President Inaugurates Hainan Airlines' Shenzhen-Vienna Nonstop Service

New China-Austria route will be launched in October During the annual meeting of the Bo'ao Forum for Asia in 2018, Hainan Airlines Holding...


10 Apr, 2018, 16:17 BST Booking.com Announces Milestone of Five Million Reported Listings in Homes, Apartments and Other Unique Places to Stay

With 30% of global travellers looking to experience alternative accommodation in 2018, Booking.com continues to grow this category to meet...


10 Apr, 2018, 12:00 BST Booking.com Announces Milestone of Five Million Reported Listings in Homes, Apartments and Other Unique Places to Stay

With 30% of global travelers looking to experience alternative accommodation in 2018, Booking.com continues to grow this category to meet...


10 Apr, 2018, 09:00 BST The Set Hotels looks to the future and implements world's leading hotel CRM platform, Cendyn eInsight, across their hotel group

The Set Hotels, known for their modern take on grand luxury, is leading the trend for hoteliers across Europe with their decision to partner with...


10 Apr, 2018, 06:58 BST German Embassy Opens Visa Application Centre in Bahrain in Partnership With VFS Global

H.E. Mr. Alfred Simms-Protz, the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Bahrain today inaugurated a new Visa Application Centre in...


10 Apr, 2018, 02:00 BST VFS Global Expands Finland Visa Services Network to Hong Kong

In partnership with the Consulate General of Finland in Hong Kong & Macao, VFS Global announces the launch of its new Visa Application...


09 Apr, 2018, 15:40 BST Aeroflot Takes Four TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards for Airlines

- Russian flag carrier wins Best Business Class - Europe title and receives Travellers' Choice Major Airline - Europe - Aeroflot also awarded...


09 Apr, 2018, 15:00 BST Thailand Catering Industry is Projected to Grow at a Robust CAGR of 20.7% During the Period 2017-2022: Ken Research

April 2018 | Thailand News - The hospitality sector (hotels and wedding/event halls) of Thailand contributed the majority share to...


09 Apr, 2018, 15:00 BST But a Storm Is Blowing from Paradise Opens April 11 At Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Milan

Exhibition of Contemporary Art from the Middle East and North Africa marks the eighth and final exhibition of the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art...


09 Apr, 2018, 14:08 BST Saudi Arabia Air Travel Sector Grows 14%, Reveals Cleartrip 2017 Travel Insights Report

Mobile bookings in the kingdom jumped 116% compared to 2016, largely driven by reservations made on Saudia and flynas Flight bookings in...


09 Apr, 2018, 14:02 BST Ocean Announces Formation of Consortium with Ctrip Regarding eHi Taking-Private Bid

Ocean Link, a private equity firm dedicated to investing in travel-related industries in China, announced that on April 6, 2018, it has formed a...


09 Apr, 2018, 13:43 BST 14 Billion Pound Essel Group Announces Plans for a Major Investment in London and a New Cultural Landmark

The Essel Group is pleased to announce its plans for a major world class visitor attraction and hotel and leisure complex to celebrate India's...


09 Apr, 2018, 11:49 BST Huangling to Redefine the Oriental Flower Town with Upgraded Experience

Huangling, one of China's most beautiful countryside villages, is marking the one-year anniversary of its Flower Town program by significantly...


09 Apr, 2018, 10:00 BST Majorca to Host the Second Edition of Smart Island World Congress

The strengthening of the relations between island territories in order to tackle challenges such as climate change, economic competition,...