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Scores feared dead in Taiwan plane crash

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Scores feared dead in Taiwan plane crash

A TransAsia flight has crashed following an attempted emergency landing in Taiwan with the loss of more than 40 lives. The domestic flight came down near Magong Airport on the outlying Penghu Island in typhoon conditions. → Read More

First MH17 bodies prepare for identification in Holland

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First MH17 bodies prepare for identification in Holland

The Netherlands is preparing to receive the first bodies recovered from the crash site of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17. The flight came down in a rebel-held area of Ukraine last week with the loss of 298 lives. → Read More

New members drive revenue at Small Luxury Hotels

New members drive revenue at Small Luxury Hotels

Small Luxury Hotels of the World has confirmed a 13 per cent rise in revenue for the second quarter when compared to the same period in 2013. This was matched by a six per cent increase in room nights compared to the same time last year. → Read More

Strong revenue sees profits rise at Delta Air Lines

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Strong revenue sees profits rise at Delta Air Lines

Delta Air Lines has reported financial results for the three months to June 30th, revealing pre-tax income of $1.4 billion, excluding special items, an increase of $593 million over the same period last year. Delta’s net income for the period stood at $889 million, or $1.04 per diluted share, and its operating margin was 15.1 per cent, excluding special items. → Read More

Athletes arrive ahead of Commonwealth Games opening in Glasgow

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Athletes arrive ahead of Commonwealth Games opening in Glasgow

Thousands of athletes and officials have now arrived in Glasgow as excitement builds ahead of tonight’s official opening ceremony at Celtic Park. More than 1,000 athletes from 25 countries arrived for the Games at Glasgow Airport on Tuesday, including teams from Bangladesh, New Zealand, India and Singapore. → Read More

New director of global sales for Jumeirah in Europe

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New director of global sales for Jumeirah in Europe

Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, has announced the appointment of Jihane Mamouri as director of global sales, France & Benelux. Mamouri has over ten years of international hotel experience, having worked at some of London’s best known and well-respected establishments. → Read More

easyJet adds Rome Fiumicino, Italy, to route network

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easyJet adds Rome Fiumicino, Italy, to route network

easyJet has announced its newest destination from London Luton airport is to be Rome Fiumicino, Italy. Over 20,000 seats are on sale now for winter 2014 to the destination, which is easyJet’s sixth Italian route from the airport and taking the number of destinations served to 45. → Read More

Quantum of the Seas under construction at Meyer Werft

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Quantum of the Seas under construction at Meyer Werft

Video: Go behind the scenes at Meyer Werft's cabin factory where Quantum of the Seas staterooms are constructed using a production line. From carpeting to art on the wall, this manufacturing process ensures the highest quality standards throughout. → Read More

New chief operating officer for South African Tourism

New chief operating officer for South African Tourism

South African Tourism has announced the appointment of its new chief operating officer, Sthembiso Dlamini, who will join South African Tourism on the August 1st 2014. Dlamini is currently employed by the National Development Agency in the capacity of senior manager, office of the chief executive, a role she has occupied since August 2012. → Read More

Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach set for opening

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Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach set for opening

Four Seasons has announced the opening of Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach – a green oasis perfectly located just minutes from all the pleasures and key business hubs of this open, modern city by the Arabian Gulf. The Resort boasts warm and elegant service, an astonishing array of dining temptations, a truly luxe pool and beach experience, beautiful spaces for business event or special occasions, an indulgent destination Spa and the quiet retreat of light, airy guest rooms and suites. → Read More

AHIF 2014: Bench reveals secrets to African investment success

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AHIF 2014: Bench reveals secrets to African investment success

Bench Events, organisers of the Africa Hotel Investment Forum has released new research revealing what the essential principles are for doing business in Africa. The main findings were that African markets are progressively being seen as open for business and regardless of perceptions of eminent risk, the continent is not considerably different from others. → Read More

Costa Concordia prepares for final journey

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Costa Concordia prepares for final journey

Stricken cruise ship Costa Concordia is preparing to makes its final journey as authorities in Italy prepare to tow the vessel away for scrapping. Following a painstaking process to re-float the ship over a period of month, Concordia will now be towed to Genoa to be broken up for scrap. → Read More

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