Category: People in Travel & Tourism

People are the driving force in the travel and tourism industry. Executives, GM, Ministers, Leaders, ordinary travelers, etc. This story is about the people running travel and tourism, people that have a story to tell traveling the world and people who need to have a voice and about people that are the voice of travel and tourism.

Carnival Corporation & plc names new Chief Operations Officer
People in Travel & Tourism

Carnival Corporation & plc names new Chief Operations Officer

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 19, 2020

Carnival Corporation & plc today announced that Josh Weinstein has been named chief operations officer, effective immediately. Reporting to Carnival ... Read More

Dominica could re-open borders to tourists in July
Dominica travel news

Dominica could re-open borders to tourists in July

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 19, 2020

Dominica’s Prime Minister, Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit informed the nation that there are currently no COVID-19 cases in Dominica.? The last ... Read More

Barbados Prime Minister: Barbados tourism to reopen cautiously
Breaking Travel News

Barbados Prime Minister: Barbados tourism to reopen cautiously

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 19, 2020

All businesses in Barbados have been given the all clear to reopen on Monday, following the country’s restriction of various ... Read More

UNWTO: Governments responded swiftly and strongly to COVID-19 threat to tourism
Breaking Travel News

UNWTO: Governments responded swiftly and strongly to COVID-19 threat to tourism

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 19, 2020

Governments around the world have responded quickly and strongly to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on their tourism sectors, new ... Read More

New Boeing Human Resources EVP Appointed
Airline News

New Boeing Human Resources EVP Appointed

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 18, 2020

Boeing today announced Michael D'Ambrose as its next Boeing Human Resources EVP (Executive Vice President), effective July 6. He will ... Read More

Puerto Rico will be open for travelers on July 15
Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico will be open for travelers on July 15

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 18, 2020

As was recently announced by Governor of Puerto Rico Wanda Vázquez Garced,?this week?marks the beginning of the 3rd phase of ... Read More

IGLTA: Two-thirds of global LGBTQ+ travelers would travel again in 2020
LGBTQ

IGLTA: Two-thirds of global LGBTQ+ travelers would travel again in 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2020

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association (IGLTA) recently surveyed members of the LGBTQ+ community to gauge their attitudes toward leisure travel ... Read More

UNWTO Commission for the Americas in motion
Breaking Travel News

UNWTO Commission for the Americas in motion

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 18, 2020

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett, today chaired the high level 65th meeting of the United Nations World Tourism Organization’s ... Read More

Facial coverings now mandatory in Florida Keys
Travel Destination

Facial coverings now mandatory in Florida Keys

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 18, 2020

In an effort to minimize transmission of coronavirus, the?Florida Keys’ county governing body unanimously passed an ordinance making facial coverings ... Read More

Spain is ready to lead the way in re-starting tourism
Tourism News

Spain is ready to lead the way in re-starting tourism

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 18, 2020

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has welcomed Spain’s readiness to lead the way in restarting tourism. The head of the ... Read More

US Governors and travel community hail passage of Great American Outdoors Act
Responsible Tourism News

US Governors and travel community hail passage of Great American Outdoors Act

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 17, 2020

US Governors applaud the passage of S. 3422, the Great American Outdoors Act. This bipartisan legislation will help states to ... Read More

Israel will reopen borders to international tourism from Greece on August 1
Travel Destination

Israel will reopen borders to international tourism from Greece on August 1

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 17, 2020

Yesterday, Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakisis to discuss reopening tourism between the two ... Read More

FAA Administrator testifies before US Senate on future of Boeing 737 MAX
Airline News

FAA Administrator testifies before US Senate on future of Boeing 737 MAX

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 17, 2020

The head of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Stephen M. Dickson, today affirmed that the Boeing 737 MAX will only ... Read More

Monumental Tragedy for Africa unfolding in Burundi on COVID-19?
African Tourism Board News

Monumental Tragedy for Africa unfolding in Burundi on COVID-19?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 17, 2020

Tanzania just opened its travel and tourism industry and should stay aware of the ongoing development in neighboring Burundi. In ... Read More

1,225 flights cancelled in Beijing today over new COVID-19 spike
Travel Safety & Emergencies

1,225 flights cancelled in Beijing today over new COVID-19 spike

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 17, 2020

1.255 airline flights were cancelled at two international airports in Beijing, Shoudou and Daxing. According to news reports, cancellations were ... Read More

Egypt: International flights will fully resume on July 1
Airline News

Egypt: International flights will fully resume on July 1

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 17, 2020

Egyptian authorities announced that the country wi ll fully resume inbound and outbound international air traffic starting on July 1, ... Read More

New President and CEO of San Diego Tourism Authority named
People in Travel & Tourism

New President and CEO of San Diego Tourism Authority named

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 17, 2020

Julie Coker has taken over as the new president and CEO of the San Diego Tourism Authority (SDTA) as the ... Read More

IATA: Airlines need continued government support to get through winter
Airline News

IATA: Airlines need continued government support to get through winter

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 16, 2020

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) warned that the airline industry faces a hard winter and called on governments around ... Read More

Fiji Airways preparing for flights resumption
Airline News

Fiji Airways preparing for flights resumption

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 16, 2020

Fiji Airways, Fiji’s National Airline, has today outlined its plan for a return to flying once border restrictions ease and ... Read More

Turkey’s President inaugurates third runway at Istanbul Airport
Airport news

Turkey’s President inaugurates third runway at Istanbul Airport

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 16, 2020

Istanbul Airport opened the third independent runway that was inaugurated in a ceremony by president Recep Tayyip Erdogan calling it ... Read More

Antigua & Barbuda: No new COVID-19 cases as tourism re-opens
Travel News

Antigua & Barbuda: No new COVID-19 cases as tourism re-opens

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 15, 2020

Mr. Colin James, CEO of the Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority, asserted that the total number of COVID-19 cases in ... Read More

911 down in the entire US? Warning when using T-Mobile cell phones
Breaking Travel News

911 down in the entire US? Warning when using T-Mobile cell phones

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 15, 2020

Calling 911 will result in silence when using your T-mobile cell phone in the United States today. The emergency lifeline ... Read More

Bartlett: Adequate systems in place for reopening of Jamaica’s tourism sector
Jamaica travel news

Bartlett: Adequate systems in place for reopening of Jamaica’s tourism sector

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 15, 2020

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has expressed confidence that adequate systems have been put in place for the ... Read More

Good Job Korea!
South Korea travel news

Good Job Korea!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 15, 2020

Good Job Korea is the overall feeling in the Republic of Korea. Koreans are proud of what they had achieved ... Read More

China’s aviation authority: Chinese airline industry on the mend
Airline News

China’s aviation authority: Chinese airline industry on the mend

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 13, 2020

The Civil Aviation Administration of China announced that the country's civil aviation sector demonstrated some signs of recovery in May, ... Read More

US Senators Markey, Cantwell, Baldwin, and Blumenthal demand DOT focus on protecting air travelers
Government and Public Sector Tourism News

US Senators Markey, Cantwell, Baldwin, and Blumenthal demand DOT focus on protecting air travelers

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 12, 2020

Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), Ranking Member Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisc.), and Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) sent ... Read More

Dr. Taleb Rifai and Ibrahim Ayoub: A winning team also known as ITIC
Breaking Travel News

Dr. Taleb Rifai and Ibrahim Ayoub: A winning team also known as ITIC

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 12, 2020

Ibrahim Ayoub and Dr. Taleb Rifai are behind ITIC, the producer of yesterday's "Future of Travel & Tourism Financial Strategies ... Read More

Uganda Wildlife Authority arrests four poachers in silverback gorilla death
Uganda travel news

Uganda Wildlife Authority arrests four poachers in silverback gorilla death

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- June 12, 2020

Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) this week arrested four poachers in the southern sector of Bwindi impenetrable Forest National Park, following ... Read More

The Future of Cruise Lines: A complete plan of health protocols
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The Future of Cruise Lines: A complete plan of health protocols

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 12, 2020

With close to 600 travel and tourism leaders from 113 countries the rebuilding.travel forum started by the International Coalition of ... Read More

COVID-19-free Solomon Islands wants to be part of ‘South Pacific travel bubble’
Solomon Islands travel news

COVID-19-free Solomon Islands wants to be part of ‘South Pacific travel bubble’

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 12, 2020

Tourism Solomons CEO, Josefa ‘Jo’ Tuamoto has called on the Australian and New Zealand governments to ask for their active ... Read More

Hawaii, Alaska and Vermont healthiest states during COVID-19 pandemic
Health News

Hawaii, Alaska and Vermont healthiest states during COVID-19 pandemic

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 11, 2020

With new coronavirus cases trending downward and states’ infection and death rates dictating the pace at which they can reopen ... Read More

Expedia closing multifamily business shows slow demand recovery in urban areas
Business Travel News

Expedia closing multifamily business shows slow demand recovery in urban areas

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 11, 2020

Following a recent announcement that Expedia Group has permanently closed its multifamily solutions business, travel industry analysts comment that the ... Read More

EU member states urged to start lifting travel restrictions
European travel news

EU member states urged to start lifting travel restrictions

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 11, 2020

All European Union member states were urged by the European Commission today, to start easing COVID-19 travel restrictions and re-open ... Read More

Heathrow Airport: Employment levels no longer sustainable
Airport news

Heathrow Airport: Employment levels no longer sustainable

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2020

London's Heathrow Airport announced that employment levels are no longer sustainable, as UK government launches 14-day quarantine. Passenger numbers in ... Read More

IATA interactive map gives travelers latest COVID-19 restrictions with real-time alerts
Airline News

IATA interactive map gives travelers latest COVID-19 restrictions with real-time alerts

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 11, 2020

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) introduced a free online interactive world map to provide travelers with the latest COVID-19 ... Read More

From Hotel Porter to Palace GM: One Executive’s Success Story
People in Travel & Tourism

From Hotel Porter to Palace GM: One Executive’s Success Story

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 11, 2020

Josiah Elias Montsho has come full circle with his appointment last year as General Manager at Sun City’s flagship Palace ... Read More

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