Archive for April 3rd, 2011

Travelmatch.co.uk: Rhodes Holidays on the Rise

| April 3, 2011

Figures have shown that the number of British tourists travelling to Rhodes rose significantly in 2010. Online travel experts Travelmatch believe this surge has been driven by the island’s many excellent hotel options. Recent figures have shown that the number of tourists travelling to the Greek island of Rhodes increased dramatically last year: in 2010, [...]

Continue Reading

Spain remains popular choice for UK overseas property purchasers

| April 3, 2011

Consumer confidence is increasing in overseas property ownership, particularly in Spain, according to a report by property-abroad.com. The report cited a 26 per cent increase since last year in people stating that now is the optimal time to purchase foreign property, with almost a third believing Spain is an excellent location for property investment. Post [...]

Continue Reading

Gap Adventures Lures Sailing Enthusiasts to Unique Greek Islands Adventures Aboard its Private Yachts

| April 3, 2011

Gap Adventures, the world’s adventure travel leader, announced it is offering a 20% discount on all Greek Islands Sailing adventures departing in May and June 2011. Travelers seeking sun, small group sailing, and breathtaking scenery can book their adventure and save on the cost of their trip, for a limited time. “There is no more [...]

Continue Reading

The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong Opens as World’s Highest Hotel — Taking Service Excellence to New Heights

| April 3, 2011
The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong Opens as World’s Highest Hotel — Taking Service Excellence to New Heights

HONG KONG  – The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong opened and dominates the skyline as the world’s “highest” hotel. Located at the very top of the International Commerce Centre (ICC) in Hong Kong, occupying floors 102 to 118, the hotel is the very pinnacle of luxury and a beacon of contemporary style and excellence in Asia’s World [...]

Continue Reading

Marriott Opens Doors for Women Leaders

| April 3, 2011
Marriott Opens Doors for Women Leaders

National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) Recognizes Marriott Marriott International, Inc. was recently  recognized by the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) as one of the Top 50 Companies For Women in 2011.  Marriott was ranked in the top 10, and was selected for offering the policies and practices that encourage women’s advancement. Today, women hold [...]

Continue Reading

Russian Railways implementing innovative passenger projects

| April 3, 2011

The Passenger Forum 2011 was held at the Swissotel Red Hills conference centre in Moscow on 29 March 2011. The Forum was attended by over 250 participants, including representatives from Russian ministries and agencies, transport, logistics, financial and service companies, operators of urban, rail and air transport companies and providers and manufacturers of transport vehicles [...]

Continue Reading

Mayor launches super agency to promote London and welcome the world

| April 3, 2011
Mayor launches super agency to promote London and welcome the world

The Mayor of London Boris Johnson launched a new flagship agency that will showcase London to the world as the best city to visit, invest and study in. With the global spotlight shining on the capital ahead of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the new agency – London & Partners – will bring together [...]

Continue Reading

World’s first child-only airline launched reveals Skyscanner

| April 3, 2011
World’s first child-only airline launched reveals Skyscanner

With flight comparison site Skyscanner recently revealing that 59% of travellers support the idea of a ‘family only’ section on planes, some commercial airlines are said to be ‘seriously considering’ offering this option – as well as the possibility of entirely kid-free flights. However, a new start-up airline has decided to capitalise on the obvious demand [...]

Continue Reading

Pet Airways, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results.

| April 3, 2011
Pet Airways, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results.

Full Year 2010 Revenues of $1.3 million; more than double prior year. Gross Margin close to breakeven in the fourth quarter 2010. Delray Beach, FL – Pet Airways, Inc. (OTCQB: PAWS), the world’s only airline designed specifically for the comfortable and safe transportation of pets, reported results for its fourth quarter and the year ended [...]

Continue Reading

INCREASED PASSENGER TRAFFIC WILL DRIVE ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET TO LARGER AIRCRAFT TYPES

| April 3, 2011
INCREASED PASSENGER TRAFFIC WILL DRIVE ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET TO LARGER AIRCRAFT TYPES

Airliners serving the Asia-Pacific region are expected to grow larger in the coming decades, responding to strong growth across this dynamic market – which is to carry one-third of the world’s passenger traffic by 2029. This is one of the key messages from Airbus’ Asia-Pacific market forecast, which was presented in Hong Kong by Chris [...]

Continue Reading

With a smile on their chest – TUI extends contract as main sponsor of Hannover 96

| April 3, 2011

Players at Hannover 96, the German Bundesliga football club, will continue wearing a smile on their shirts when scoring goals. TUI, the leading tourism group in Europe, today extended its contract as the main sponsor of Hannover 96. “We will continue our successful involvement with the ‘Reds’ over the next three years. Football stimulates emotion, [...]

Continue Reading

Dubai World Trade Centre Draws Over 1.4MM Visitors in 2010

| April 3, 2011
Dubai World Trade Centre Draws Over 1.4MM Visitors in 2010

Massive 14% Growth in Footfall at Region’s Largest Venue Drives Growth for Dubai’s Event & Exhibitions Sector Latest figures announced by the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), the region’s leading venue operator and events’ organiser, revealed a record 14% surge in visitors to exhibitions, conventions and conferences at its venues during 2010. A solid 5% [...]

Continue Reading

AACVB Takes JMIC Membership to Thirteen International Associations

| April 3, 2011
AACVB Takes JMIC Membership to Thirteen International Associations

Leigh Harry, President of the Joint Meetings Industry Council (JMIC)  announced that AACVB (the Asian Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus) has now joined the Council, taking its membership of major international industry organizations to thirteen. “The addition of AACVB to our Council further enhances JMIC’s ability to fully represent the global meetings industry at [...]

Continue Reading

SENTIDO Hotels & Resorts Announces Quality Award Winner

| April 3, 2011

SENTIDO Hotels & Resorts has awarded the Quality Award to its Perissia Hotel on the Turkish Riviera. SENTIDO, the international hotel brand, implemented a Quality Assurance Programme on entering the market in 2009. It assesses different factors so as to obtain extensive results on levels of satisfaction. Firstly, compliance with the SENTIDO standard is regularly [...]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Continue Reading