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18 Jul, 2018, 07:55 BST Hainan Airlines Awarded the SKYTRAX Five-Star Airline Designation for the 8th Consecutive Year at 2018 SKYTRAX World Airline Awards

The Carrier Takes the Eighth Spot in the SKYTRAX World's Top 10 Airlines Ranking SKYTRAX, the leading global airline and airport review and...


18 Jul, 2018, 05:00 BST VFS Global Opens First Visa Application Centre for Republic of Sudan in Riyadh, KSA

The Embassy of the Republic of Sudan in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia announced the opening of it's first-ever visa application centre in the...


17 Jul, 2018, 15:50 BST Hotel Price Reporter Launched a Price Check Widget for Hotel Websites

Hotel Price Reporter recently launched a Hotel Price Check Widget, a widget for booking engines and hotel websites that encourages visitors to...


17 Jul, 2018, 15:12 BST Aeroflot Named Best Airline in Eastern Europe, Premium Economy Onboard Catering Named Best Globally at Skytrax World Airline Awards

Aeroflot has won two categories at the prestigious Skytrax World Airline Awards. In addition to being named Best Airline in Eastern Europe,...


17 Jul, 2018, 14:00 BST TUMI Taps Rosario Dawson For Women's Brand Campaign

TUMI announced today the release of a global campaign to coincide with the launches of TUMI's newest women's collections, Georgica and Mezzanine,...


17 Jul, 2018, 13:26 BST UnionPay Will be Extensively Accepted in Tourist Attractions and Public Transportation in France

UnionPay International announced today that it has partnered with La Banque Postale to enable 37,000 merchants and 7,600 ATMs of the bank to accept...


17 Jul, 2018, 11:05 BST Chinese destination Sanya promotes its charm during roadshow in London

Performance by Miss World representatives draw wide attention The municipal government of Sanya, a coastal city in China's Hainan province,...


17 Jul, 2018, 10:21 BST Tianjin Airlines receives a new Airbus A330 aircraft

Tianjin Airlines, owned by HNA group has acquired a new Airbus A330-300 aircraft from Toulouse on July 17th, which is Tianjin Airlines' third new...


17 Jul, 2018, 09:47 BST Hainan Airlines Will Receive a New A330-300 Aircraft this Month

Hainan Airlines will receive the A330-300 aircraft by the end of July. It will be the first A330-300 aircraft that Hainan Airlines introduces this...


17 Jul, 2018, 09:18 BST Didi Chuxing and Booking Holdings Enter into Strategic Partnership

Booking Holdings Invests US $500 Million in DiDi Didi Chuxing (DiDi), the world's leading one-stop mobile transportation platform, and...


17 Jul, 2018, 08:11 BST HNA Group sign letter of intent with COMAC to purchase 20 arj 21 aircrafts

HNA Group Co Ltd (HNA Group) and Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China Ltd (COMAC) signed a letter of intent to purchase 20 arj 21 aircrafts at...


17 Jul, 2018, 04:00 BST SaudiGulf Airlines Launches New Mobile App Powered by CellPoint Mobile

The first native mobile app for the Saudi national carrier supports SADAD payments, opens new direct-channel revenue opportunities for the airline...


16 Jul, 2018, 03:46 BST Chinese carrier Juneyao Airlines unveils livery design for Boeing 787 fleet

Chinese carrier Juneyao Airlines Co. Ltd. (Juneyao Airlines) is scheduled to receive its first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner this September, making it...


15 Jul, 2018, 17:00 BST Jury Is Still Out On New Midmarket Airplane: Aviation Week/Merrill Lynch Global Airline Survey

Survey coverage leads ground-breaking stories on the eve of the Farnborough Airshow A global survey undertaken jointly by Aviation Week...


15 Jul, 2018, 15:45 BST Boeing donates $5 million to launch European STEM education effort

Investment to support expansion of the Newton Room concept in nine countries across Europe FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/...


13 Jul, 2018, 14:15 BST Baggage Handling Systems Market Report 2018-2028 - Visiongain Report

Forecasts by Type (Hold Baggage Screening Systems & Integrated Baggage Handling Equipment & Systems), by Technology (Radio Frequency...


13 Jul, 2018, 12:24 BST The House of Martell Presents Indigo by Martell

The House opens its panoramic bar on the rooftop terrace of the Gâtebourse Tower in Cognac. Indigo by Martell is located right at the heart of...


13 Jul, 2018, 08:44 BST Hainan's International Aviation Network adds New Route Between Sanya and London as its Tourism Market Booms

China's Hainan province announced the launch of its first intercontinental route between Sanya and London after China unveiled its plan to build...


13 Jul, 2018, 08:00 BST Holiday Swap, the Home Sharing Travel Platform, Wins the Best New App Award as It Grows to Over 100 Countries

Holiday Swap is continuing to change the way we travel in today's sharing economy. Called the 'Tinder of Travel' by Business insider, the concept...


13 Jul, 2018, 08:00 BST Harbour City Livestream Success Leads to Two AMEC Awards

- Harbour City receives GOLD in the Most Innovative Use of Measurement in a Digital Campaign and BRONZE in the Best Use of Social Media...


12 Jul, 2018, 23:01 BST Taking Shape: Heidfeld to Join Automobili Pininfarina as Hypercar Designs Revealed

- Automobili Pininfarina previews exterior design of first ever Pininfarina-branded electric luxury hypercar, codenamed 'PF0' -...


12 Jul, 2018, 07:00 BST European Travel Commission Reports Growth Momentum Towards the Peak Travel Season

European destinations have paved the way for an encouraging summer season with a third of reporting destinations enjoying double-digit...


12 Jul, 2018, 06:00 BST Fraport Traffic Figures - First Half 2018: Positive Development in Frankfurt and at the Group Airports

Passenger figures continue to rise in June – European traffic driving growth FRA/rap – Frankfurt Airport (FRA) continues to be on growth...


11 Jul, 2018, 12:38 BST Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi Gears up for July 25 Grand Opening

Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi, the world's largest Warner Bros. branded indoor theme park, is putting the final touches on the Park ahead of its...


11 Jul, 2018, 12:10 BST UnionPay Tax Refund service available in 44 countries and regions

UnionPay International announced today that its tax refund service is now available in 44 countries and regions. In addition to traditional tax...