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Thomas Cook takeover hits last minute hitch

Thomas Cook takeover hits last minute hitch

Thomas Cook has been told it needs to find an extra £200 million in extra funding in order to secure its future. The troubled operator has hoped to seal a rescue deal led by Fosun Tourism Group this week.

Six Senses Kitzbühel Alps set to open in 2021

Six Senses Kitzbühel Alps set to open in 2021

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Embedded in the largest protected habitat in Europe – the Hohe Tauern National Park – Six Senses Kitzbühel fuses a high octane Alpine lifestyle with the sensual tranquillity of a true Six Senses resort.

Qatar Airways signs codeshare deal with China Southern

Qatar Airways signs codeshare deal with China Southern

Qatar Airways has signed a codeshare agreement with China Southern Airlines starting from January. The deal is the first step in the strengthening of cooperation between both airlines, since Qatar Airways acquired five per cent of China Southern Airlines in December.

Waldow to lead pre-opening marketing push at Andaz Dubai the Palm

Waldow to lead pre-opening marketing push at Andaz Dubai the Palm

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Andaz Dubai the Palm has appointed Vanessa Waldow as director of sales and marketing. She will be responsible for overseeing the sales and marketing strategies of the property from pre-opening phase through to its opening and beyond in order to ensure the successful launch of the first Andaz hotel in Dubai.

Qatar Airways Group reports huge financial losses

Qatar Airways Group reports huge financial losses

Qatar Airways Group has reported an operating loss of US$639 million for the financial year ended March 31st. Results were impacted by what the airline brands an “illegal” blockage of Qatari airspace by rival Middle Eastern nations and heavy losses at subsidiary Air Italy.