Travel Industry This category contains releases covering all aspects of the travel sector including market research reports, industry conferences and award ceremonies, operating statistics, new partnerships, mergers and acquisitions and quarterly financial reports. Also included are announcements regarding revised fare and rate structures, franchise expansions, new routes and new location openings, company structure changes and contracts, and board appointments.

Latest Travel Industry

14:00 BST Barceló Maya Grand Resort Announces the Celebration of Its Third Edition of the Successful Barceló Gourmet Festival

From September 8th to 15th Barceló Maya Grand Resort will celebrate a tribute to Mexican gastronomy with the presence of international chefs, in...


12:14 BST SIG Roofing - Cuba Experience Beckons for Britain’s Best Cafe 2017

The search to find Britain's Best Cafe 2017 is on, with hundreds of local cafes across the UK already signed up and looking forward to the chance...


03:00 BST Astana EXPO 2017 - A New Point on the Great Silk Road

A special road-show called "Travel along the Great Silk Road together with Astana EXPO 2017" took place in Hong Kong. During the event, more...


21 Jun, 2017, 22:00 BST Madame Tussauds Orlando Unveils New Justin Bieber Figure

Beliebers welcome arrival of "2U" singer's wax figure on National Selfie Day You better Belieb it! Justin Bieber's wax figure was unveiled...


21 Jun, 2017, 15:51 BST Astana EXPO 2017 - A New Point on the Great Silk Road

A special road-show called "Travel along the Great Silk Road together with Astana EXPO 2017" took place in Hong Kong. During the event, more...


21 Jun, 2017, 14:30 BST Century Casinos Acquires Casino Development in Bath, England

Century Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ Capital Market®: CNTY) announced today that the Company's Austrian subsidiary, Century Casinos Europe GmbH, has...


21 Jun, 2017, 13:32 BST flynas Wins Skytrax Award for Best Low Cost Airline in the Middle East for 2017

The Saudi national carrier, flynas, received a Skytrax award for Best Low Cost Airline in the Middle East for 2017. The award ceremony was held...


21 Jun, 2017, 10:35 BST Diageo Global Travel: Marc McArthur Cruises Through to the Global Final of the World’s Biggest Bartender Competition

The global final of the world's biggest bartender competition is fast approaching and last night at a prestigious semi-final event in Miami, Marc...


21 Jun, 2017, 09:00 BST Steve Burns Joins BridgeStreet Global Hospitality as Managing Director for EMEA & APAC

Steve Burns, a travel and airline executive with 20 years of experience in the sector has joined BridgeStreet Global Hospitality as the Managing...


21 Jun, 2017, 04:37 BST Hainan Airlines Honored with the Designation as SKYTRAX Five-Star Airline for the 7th Consecutive Year

- The carrier provides travelers with consistent five-star services for seven consecutive years On June 20th, Paris local time, SKYTRAX, a...


20 Jun, 2017, 22:38 BST Food for Thought: Booking.com Research Shows Culinary Experiences Dictate Holiday Choices for Canadian Travellers

- 69% of Canadians choose destinations known for great food and drinks - Vancouver, Montreal and Halifax topped the list of most...


20 Jun, 2017, 20:10 BST Booking.com Wins Québec Relationship Marketing Association Golden Arrow Award

Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with over a million incredible places to stay, is proud to announce that it has been...


20 Jun, 2017, 15:12 BST Turkish Airlines Picked Up Four Awards in the 2017 Skytrax World Airline Awards

Turkish Airlines has picked up four awards this year; "Best Airline in Southern Europe", "Best Business Class Onboard Catering", "World's Best...


20 Jun, 2017, 12:51 BST Open letter on "flawed" UNWTO Secretary General election process

The Ugly side of the tourism industry: Breaking now on UNWTO Wire UNWTO Wire Publisher Juergen Steinmetz applauded the open letter and...


20 Jun, 2017, 11:41 BST Highly Successful First Ramadan at Hilton Makkah Convention Hotel

Saudi Nationals and Females at the Heart of the Groundbreaking Project Makkah's first ever hotel to combine both guest and business facilities,...


20 Jun, 2017, 07:00 BST Prepare for a Flying Ovation - Icelandair Enrol Staff in Stage School in a Unique Customer Service Initiative

Performances will take to the skies to entertain a new breed of passenger as part of Icelandair Stopover Pass, a pioneering service launching...


20 Jun, 2017, 06:52 BST NASR Launches Emergency Number for Immediate Search and Rescue Assistance

The Indonesian National Agency of Search and Relief (NASR, formerly BASARNAS), announced today that its emergency number, 115, is already...


19 Jun, 2017, 18:47 BST Saxbury Limited: The Successful Launch of What is Set to be the UK's Leading Real Estate Practice for the Serviced Apartment and Apart-Hotel Industry

After its recent successful launch, Saxbury Limited is set to be the UK's leading real estate practice for the serviced apartment and apart-hotel...


19 Jun, 2017, 15:48 BST Hainan Airlines to Launch Non-stop Service between Chongqing and New York

Hainan Airlines announced on June 19, 2017 that the airline will launch a non-stop service between Chongqing, China and New York on October 20,...


19 Jun, 2017, 13:00 BST In a First Step Towards Autonomous Regional Flight, Eviation Debuts All-Electric Prototype Aircraft at 52nd International Paris Air Show 2017

Requiring no new certification, all-electric aircraft will fly 6 to 9 passengers plus 2 crew, across distances of up to 600 miles Paris Air...


19 Jun, 2017, 07:00 BST Tianjin Airlines launches intercontinental air routes from Tianjin, Chongqing to Moscow in June

Tianjin Airlines launched intercontinental air routes from Tianjin and Chongqing to Moscow earlier this month. The launch of these two direct routes...


17 Jun, 2017, 18:37 BST Will Mobile Casinos Turn Las Vegas Into a Ghost Town?

It's no secret that online casinos have been growing rapidly over the past decade. However, the recent introduction of smartphones has...


16 Jun, 2017, 15:40 BST Shanghai Disney Resort Hosts Spectacular One Year Anniversary Celebration With Guests From Across China

Shanghai Disneyland caps incredible first year, welcoming over 11 million guests since its historic June 2016 opening Shanghai Disney Resort...


15 Jun, 2017, 14:50 BST Hainan Airlines Reaches across the World to Partner with Leading Fashion Designer Lawrence Xu in Design of New Uniform

The launch event for Hainan Airlines' new uniforms designed in partnership with world-renowned fashion designer Lawrence Xu was held concurrently...


15 Jun, 2017, 14:00 BST Barceló Bávaro Grand Resort, Wins the Prestigious Cristal International Standards Global Award 2016

Barceló Bávaro Beach Adults Only, has been awarded as the National Winner with the prestigious Cristal International Standards Global Awards...