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News: airBaltic commits to Bombardier C Series with new order

airBaltic and Bombardier Commercial Aircraft have announced that the parties have executed a firm purchase agreement for the sale and purchase of 30 Bombardier CS300 aircraft. The deal also includes options for an additional 30 aircraft of the same type. This order complements the existing order of 20 CS300 aircraft and forms the backbone of the new airBaltic’s business plan ...

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News: Qatar Airways revamps on-board menu for premium customers

Qatar Airways has launched a new on-board dining experience for its premium customers, starting with its European routes. The new concepts include newly-designed tableware, in-flight dining menus, cutlery and chinaware that are specially crafted to meet travellers’ high expectations and elevate their experience on board the airline’s aircraft. Qatar Airways has also put a greater focus on featuring regional influences ...

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News: Corporate Traveller launches entertainment, media and sport agency in UK

Corporate Traveller has launched a new production, sports and creative division in the UK providing specialist travel and logistics services to clients in the entertainment, media and sport sectors.  The specialist travel management company for corporates with an annual business travel spend of £50,000-£2 million already manages business travel for around 300 media, fashion and sports clients across the UK.  ...

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Focus: The Most Exotic Hotels in the World to Play Casino Games

For the spirited adventurers among us, the quest for the most exotic hotel & casino resort continues unabated. From the jungle paradise of Costa Rica and the unbridled opulence of Monte Carlo, to the sub-Saharan African plains, casinos are an entrenched part of our global cultural zeitgeist. The land down under is no stranger to exotic casino resorts, with heavenly ...

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News: Dubai Airports sees marginal decline in traffic for April

Passenger traffic at Dubai International reached 7.6 million in April, according to the monthly traffic report issued by operator Dubai Airports. The monthly traffic in April totalled 7,613,155, remaining virtually flat compared to 7,622,946 passengers recorded during the same month in 2017, a marginal contraction of 0.1 per cent. The year to date traffic reached 30,354,349 passengers, up 0.8 per ...

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News: Thomas Cook Airlines launches new Manchester-Seattle route

Thomas Cook Airlines’ inaugural flight from Manchester airport to Seattle has departed during an American jazz-themed event. The twice weekly direct flight from Manchester will operate until September 20th. It is Thomas Cook Airlines’ latest direct long-haul route from the airport, taking the airline’s number of seats on sale from Manchester to over three million. Thomas Cook Airlines has a ...

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News: Pololikashvili sets out agenda for UNWTO leadership

The city of San Sebastian, Spain hosted the 108th meeting of the executive council of the World Tourism Organisation. During the meeting, secretary general Zurab Pololikashvili obtained the support of this key governing body for the priorities that will set up the work of the organisation for the coming years. Likewise, the council supported the new structure of the UNWTO, ...

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