Three Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines ships to enter drydock this winter

Three of Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ ships will undergo multi-million pound refits this winter – in preparation for the start of the 2018/19 cruise season. Two of Fred. Olsen ships – Braemar and Balmoral –...

World Golf Awards prepares for Spanish debut at La Manga Club

Star names from the golfing world will join key figures from the global golf travel industry in heading to Spain’s La Manga Club later this month to take part in the annual World Golf...

Howie appointed to new sales leadership role with Oakwood Worldwide

Oakwood Worldwide has announced the appointment of Juliet Howie as director of sales in the Europe, Middle East and Africa region. Howie will report directly to managing director of EMEA, Tom Meertens, and will...

Willis appointed Asia president with Mövenpick Hotels

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has appointed experienced hospitality professional Mark Willis as president, Asia, as it looks to drive forward its success in the region. Willis will join the global hospitality firm’s executive team in...

Rifai urges tourism sector to carefully manage visitor growth

UNWTO secretary general Taleb Rifai has warned the hospitality sector it must carefully manage growth if the world is to avoid the pitfalls of over-tourism. Some 1.2 billion travellers will cross an international boundary in...

Silver Cloud makes Antarctica debut

Silversea Cruises’ reimagined Silver Cloud has arrived in Antarctica on her first luxury expedition voyage to the White Continent. Silversea’s first crossover luxury expedition ship arrived successfully in Antarctica this week, marking her maiden...

Me Dubai set to debut in late 2018

Me by Meliá has announced its debut property in the Middle East with the launch of Me Dubai at the end of 2018. Designed by late architect, Zaha Hadid, Me Dubai is set to...

Rotana defends World’s Leading Business Hotel Brand title at World Travel Awards

Recognised for showcasing exemplary leadership in the hospitality industry, Rotana has won two awards at the World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2017 held in Phu Quoc, Vietnam. The group was honoured with one...

Official sponsors confirm support for World Travel Awards Grand Final 2017

World Travel Awards is proud to welcome on board Traveltek, Bookingee.com, Vietnam Airlines, Vietravel, and Serenata as official sponsors for its upcoming Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2017. The red-carpet event will take place the evening...

Unions to meet Bombardier executives as C Series deadline approaches

Unions representing Bombardier workers in Canada and Northern Ireland will meet with Bombardier chief executive Alain Bellemare to discuss the on-going trade issue with Boeing involving C Series planes. “We are fast approaching the December...

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