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26 Sep, 2017, 14:00 BST Nobu Hotels Continues Global Expansion into South America

Nobu Hospitality, founded by Nobu Matsuhisa, Robert De Niro and Meir Teper, has seen tremendous growth spanning five continents; now Nobu Hotels is...


26 Sep, 2017, 13:00 BST MSTS Selected To Facilitate IATA EasyPay System In 24 Markets

Multi Service Technology Solutions (MSTS) has won a contract to a newly launched remittance service that modernizes payments between accredited...


26 Sep, 2017, 11:42 BST YOTEL Announces $250 Million Strategic Partnership With Starwood Capital Group

YOTEL announced today that a fund affiliated with Starwood Capital Group ("Starwood"), a leading global private investment firm, has committed to...


26 Sep, 2017, 07:00 BST BridgeStreet Global Hospitality and SiteMinder Connect in Pivotal Strategic Relationship for Business Travel

Technology unites Global Suppliers in Serviced Apartments & Homes for Business Travelers BridgeStreet Global Hospitality, the first OTA...


25 Sep, 2017, 17:14 BST Africa Strong Presence at the International Festival of Ibn Battuta

Tangier meeting point for peace and tolerance The Moroccan Association of Ibn Battuta takes visitors on a cultural world tour during the second...


25 Sep, 2017, 14:00 BST Hinckley Introduces the Innovative Picnic Boat 40

Hinckley, the builder of America's finest yachts for nearly 90 years, today announced additional detail on the all new Picnic Boat 40 unveiled at...


25 Sep, 2017, 13:04 BST Hannover is Young and Dynamic Presented at World Routes 2017 in Barcelona

A resounding success for Hannover Airport and a wonderful opportunity for the whole city: the airport has been chosen to host "Routes Europe...


25 Sep, 2017, 09:00 BST Grand Tirolia, Elena Baturina's Flagship Hotel, Hosts Million Dollar Golf Shootout

Last week the Golf & Spa Resort Grand Tirolia, owned by the international entrepreneur and philanthropist Elena Baturina, hosted the finale of...


24 Sep, 2017, 17:34 BST Quebec to Host Routes Americas Aviation Forum in 2019

The first Canadian Routes Americas will take place in 2019 following a successful bid from Quebec City Jean Lesage International...


22 Sep, 2017, 19:42 BST Interstate Hotels & Resorts' Aaron Greenman Set to Speak at HOT. E. Conference in London

Interstate Hotels & Resorts –– a leading global hotel management company of franchised branded and independent hotels and resorts – announces...


22 Sep, 2017, 07:30 BST World Largest Plant Maze Settled in Dafeng of Jiangsu

Now the largest plant maze in the world is Heiner Indre Plant Maze in France, covering a land area of 40,000 square meters. But this will be...


21 Sep, 2017, 08:00 BST The City of Gdańsk Introduces Its New Promotional Campaign to Attract International Tourists: "Week Ends in Gdansk"

'Week Ends in Gdańsk' is the slogan of the newest campaign launched by the city of Gdańsk, Poland, to encourage international tourists to...


21 Sep, 2017, 07:08 BST Expedia launches Collections - the best hotels for every experience

Expedia® has launched Collections, a new resource to help travellers find the best hotels for every experience. Initially launching with six...


21 Sep, 2017, 06:00 BST "Japan Official Travel App," New App for Tourists in Japan, Goes Live: All Information You Need to Plan Your Trip in Japan, from Pre-trip Planning to Useful, Real-time Transit Information

The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) is officially launching the "Japan Official Travel App," its tourism app for iOS and Android...


20 Sep, 2017, 12:28 BST Aviation Industry Heads to Barcelona for World Routes

Barcelona will be the centre of global aviation when the annual World Routes forum (23-26 September) opens in the city this weekend. World...


20 Sep, 2017, 12:15 BST Oh, Oh, Oh! International Musical Icon and Reigning "Queen of Country Pop" Shania Twain Confirmed for THE LAUNCH, CTV's New Original Music Series and International TV Format

- THE LAUNCH is currently in production in Toronto with audience tickets to attend tapings of the series still available - To tweet this release:...


20 Sep, 2017, 10:00 BST Fira de Barcelona: The Barcelona Boat Show Sells Out All the Available Space With More Than 280 Brands

Between 11 and 15 October, the Barcelona International Boat Show will be presenting the latest products in the sports and recreational sailing...


20 Sep, 2017, 08:27 BST Tianjin Airlines Global Website goes live on 18th September

Tianjin Airlines global website goes live on Sep. 18th, 2017. The launch of global website will optimize the ticket booking experience. More...


19 Sep, 2017, 14:30 BST 007 ELEMENTS: A new James Bond Cinematic Installation

FURTHER DETAILS OF THE JAMES BOND EXPERIENCE IN SÖLDEN, AUSTRIA REVEALED 007 ELEMENTS is a new James Bond cinematic installation opening this...


19 Sep, 2017, 07:42 BST Finalists Announced for the 3rd Middle East Hozpitality Excellence Awards in Dubai

After receiving 49,000 votes for the first round of voting for the Popular Choice Awards in Middle East, the finalists were announced over the...


18 Sep, 2017, 07:39 BST Cox & Kings' Social Media Campaign Wins PATA Gold Awards 2017

Cox & Kings Ltd., the oldest travel company in the world and also one of the leading holidays and education travel group, has won the...


14 Sep, 2017, 10:00 BST Fira de Barcelona: The Barcelona Boat Show Showcases the Leading Spanish and International Brands

Between 11 and 15 October, the Barcelona International Boat Show will be presenting the latest products in the sports and recreational sailing...


14 Sep, 2017, 09:07 BST 7Days Inn & OGC Nice strategically cooperate in expanding global market

7Days Inn, a sub-brand of Plateno Group, and OGC Nice, a hotel brand and a football club, have officially announced their strategic partnership....


14 Sep, 2017, 00:05 BST The Bahamas Is Back To Business After Hurricane Irma

Airports resume international and domestic flights, cruise ships arrive at seaports and visitors return to hotels and beaches The Bahamas is...


13 Sep, 2017, 17:12 BST Booking.com Champions Women in Tech at Web Summit 2017

Booking.com partners with Web Summit to launch the first Women in Tech Track mentoring programme at the event Today Booking.com, the global...