Hotels & Resorts
LFPI Acquires Alliance Hotel Group from Lone Star

LFPI Acquires Alliance Hotel Group from Lone Star

LFPI recently acquired Alliance Hotel Group from Lone Star. The group comprises twelve hotels, positioned as three and four star offerings, located in Greater Paris as well as key regional cities. With these additional 1,913

Events
Intourist Thomas Cook and Visit Russia Signed an Agreement

Intourist Thomas Cook and Visit Russia Signed an Agreement

Today, 28th of July 2015, General Director of Intourist Thomas Cook Leonid Marmer and the Acting Director of company "Visit Russia" Julia Mokhova have signed a cooperation agreement. The agreement will allow the development and

Aviation News
Atlasglobal Ukraine Starts Flights to Ukraine

Atlasglobal Ukraine Starts Flights to Ukraine

Atlasglobal Ukraine Airlines, a subsidiary of Istanbul based Atlasglobal, starts scheduled flights between Istanbul and 3 Ukrainian cities as of August 31, 2015. The three cities are Lviv, Kharkiv and Zaporizhia. One way flight in

Aviation News
Air France to Increase Capacity to Panama City

Air France to Increase Capacity to Panama City

In November 2015, and until the end of the winter season, Air France will offer its customers six weekly flights to Panama City on departure from Paris-Charles de Gaulle. The Company will thus operate an

Cruise News
Costa Cruises to Build Two Next-gen Cruise Ships

Costa Cruises to Build Two Next-gen Cruise Ships

Costa Cruises today announced an order to build two next-generation cruise ships, with the largest guest capacity in the world. They will feature a revolutionary “green design”: the two ships will be the first in

Aviation News
Embraer to Deliver First Legacy 500 for Jackie Chan

Embraer to Deliver First Legacy 500 for Jackie Chan

Embraer announced that it received the Validation of Type Certificate (VTC) for its Legacy 500 executive jet from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC), which gives the green light to operations of the model

Aviation News
Wyndham and United to Reduce Carbon Emissions

Wyndham and United to Reduce Carbon Emissions

United Airlines and Wyndham Worldwide are working together to reduce carbon emissions associated with corporate air travel. The hospitality company, which is one of the largest in the world, has agreed to become an official

Hotels & Resorts
Two Jumeirah Hotels Join American Express Fine Hotels and Resorts Programme

Two Jumeirah Hotels Join American Express Fine Hotels and Resorts Programme

Jumeirah Group announces two more properties have been selected to join the American Express Fine Hotels and Resorts (FHR) programme in 2016. Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi and Jumeirah Dhevanafushi in the Maldives

Hotels & Resorts
JA Resorts to Manage New Sri Lanka Luxury Beach Resort

JA Resorts to Manage New Sri Lanka Luxury Beach Resort

UAE-based JA Resorts & Hotels announced that it will be developing a premium tropical beach resort in Kathiraveli on the East Coast of Sri Lanka in partnership with the Gravity Resort Group (GRG) – strengthening JA Resorts

Hotels & Resorts
The Riu Palace Tenerife Reopens Following a 26-million Euro Renovation

The Riu Palace Tenerife Reopens Following a 26-million Euro Renovation

The Riu Palace Tenerife has opened its doors again following a 26-million euro renovation from top to bottom which has raised it to the category of a five-star hotel. Its brand-new style, elegant and sophisticated,

Aviation News
Flybe’ New Weekly Flights for Summer

Flybe’ New Weekly Flights for Summer

Flybe starts flying its new Saturday service between Manchester and Bergerac this weekend (4th July 2015), with one way fares from £44.00 including taxes and charges. Famed for its wine production and cultural attractions, Bergerac

Tourism News
Luxury Travelers Make Up to 18 Purchases Prior to Trip

Luxury Travelers Make Up to 18 Purchases Prior to Trip

Rocket Fuel, a leading programmatic marketing platform provider that uses artificial intelligence (AI) at Big Data scale to optimize marketing ROI for global agencies and enterprise marketers, published a new infographic that highlights actionable insights related

Aviation News
Avianca Brasil joins Star Alliance

Avianca Brasil joins Star Alliance

At a special ceremony held at Guarulhos International Airport today, the Star Alliance member carriers welcomed their newest member, Avianca Brasil. [caption id="attachment_45582" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Uniformed Staff from Star Alliance member carriers welcoming their new

Hotels & Resorts
Britannia Hotels Expands Its Portfolio

Britannia Hotels Expands Its Portfolio

Britannia Hotels has purchased Trecarn Hotel, expanding our growing portfolio to 50 UK hotels. Hotel is located a short walk from the idyllic Babbacombe Downs and the picturesque village of St Marychurch. Recently refurbished the hotel

Aviation News
Lufthansa Technik Puerto Rico Starts Operations

Lufthansa Technik Puerto Rico Starts Operations

On July 21, Lufthansa Technik 's new facility in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico has started operations with its first overhaul line on time. Just 11 months after ground-breaking in August 2014 the first Airbus A320 from