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Chairman of Qatar Tourism sheds light on the future trajectory of tourism in the Gulf Region

Chairman of Qatar Tourism sheds light on the future trajectory of tourism in the Gulf Region

The Qatar Economic Forum commenced its 4th edition on May 14 under the theme ‘A World Remade: Navigating the Year of Uncertainty’. During the session titled ‘From the Gulf to the World: The Future of Tourism’, His Excellency Mr. Saad bin Ali Al Kharji, Chairman of Qatar Tourism, discussed the future of tourism in the Gulf region. The panel speakers included H.E. Ahmed Al-Khateeb, Minister of Tourism of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Mr. Sébastien Bazin, Group Chairman & CEO of Accor.

American Airlines expands winter schedule with eight new routes to Latin America and the Caribbean

American Airlines expands winter schedule with eight new routes to Latin America and the Caribbean

While summer kicks off, customers can get a head start on planning to get away this winter with more options to visit the Caribbean and Latin America with American Airlines. In winter 2024, American will enhance its industry-leading short-haul international network with eight new routes and increased service, offering flights to more destinations than any other U.S. carrier in the region.

United Airlines Debuts New Onboard Safety Video

United Airlines Debuts New Onboard Safety Video

17 hours ago Press Release Airline News

United has debuted a new onboard safety video where more than a dozen United employees provide clear, easy-to-follow demonstrations of critical safety procedures. The video was filmed inside a life-sized, airplane-inspired sequential reaction machine, with a creative concept designed to capture and keep the attention of even the most frequent fliers.

Emirates Receives Certified Autism Center™ Designation Plaques for all Check In Facilities in Dubai

Emirates Receives Certified Autism Center™ Designation Plaques for all Check In Facilities in Dubai

17 hours ago Press Release Airline News Organisations & Operators

Emirates received the official Certified Autism Center™ Designation plaques for all four of its Dubai Check In facilities - Emirates City Check-in & Travel Store in DIFC, Emirates Cruise Check In - Port Rashid, Emirates Cruise Check In - Dubai Harbour and Emirates City Check-In Ajman, as well as for the Emirates’ dedicated hub in Terminal 3 at Dubai International Airport (DXB).

Marriott International Celebrates the 2024 J. Willard Marriott Awards of Excellence Honorees

Marriott International Celebrates the 2024 J. Willard Marriott Awards of Excellence Honorees

18 hours ago Press Release Hotel News Travel Events News

Marriott International is proud to celebrate the winners of the 2024 J. Willard Marriott Awards of Excellence at the company’s annual ceremony, which brought together associates from around the world. Established in 1987 and named after Marriott’s founder, the J. Willard Marriott Awards of Excellence honors the company’s finest associates who are recognized for their achievements, service mindset, and commitment to excellence.

Redefining Today’s Chinese Luxury Travelers

Redefining Today’s Chinese Luxury Travelers

In collaboration with leading media platform Jing Daily, Marriott International unveils an in-depth report shedding light on the evolving landscape of luxury travel in China. Titled “Luxury Explored: Chinese Luxury Travelers’ Evolving Desires,” the report delves deep into the transformative trends and shifting preferences shaping the Chinese luxury travel market.

Icelandair Lands in Pittsburgh, PA

Icelandair Lands in Pittsburgh, PA

2 days ago Press Release Airline News Tourism News

Where the land of Fire and Ice meets the land of Warhol and Whiskey, the Southeastern city of Pennsylvania is even more accessible to UK & Ireland travellers. From today until 27 October 2024, the new seasonal Icelandair service will offer 4x weekly flights from Iceland to Pittsburgh.

A Jungle to Sea Expedition 2024

A Jungle to Sea Expedition 2024

2 days ago Press Release Hotel News Organisations & Operators

Embark on an awe-inspiring journey through Indonesia’s uncharted territories with Capella Ubud, Bali, and Kudanil Explorer. Join the renowned researcher Dr Lawrence Blair on an unforgettable Jungle-to-Sea Expedition in September and December 2024 and discover Indonesia’s unseen beauty. The first expedition will take place from 20 to 28 September 2024 and cover Bali to Komodo Island.

Turkish Airlines is entering into a new era with its New Distribution Capability (NDC) platform, TKC

Turkish Airlines is entering into a new era with its New Distribution Capability (NDC) platform, TKC

2 days ago Press Release Airline News Travel Technology News

Turkish Airlines is entering into a new era of distribution technologies with the launch of their New Distribution Capability (NDC) platform, TKCONNECT. Starting from 1 October 2024, TKCONNECT will provide a tailored marketplace, offering differentiated products and benefits, alongside empowering travel agents with exclusive content and services.