Friday, December 15, 2017

News

Paterson steps up to lead Best Western Great Britain

Best Western Great Britain has appointed Rob Paterson as its new chief executive. Paterson joins from Village Hotels where he is presently commercial director. He will join the largest collection of independent hotels in Great Britain...

Air Canada launches Signature Suite Toronto Pearson airport

Air Canada has unveiled the new Air Canada Signature Suite for its top international business customers at its Toronto Pearson global hub. The new suite is an exclusive airport retreat where eligible premium customers can...

U by Uniworld unveils first ship, The B

U by Uniworld has debuted its first ship in Paris. The B set sail on its maiden voyage along the Seine River with top influencers, lifestyle media, travel agents and contest winners onboard, giving an...

Taiwan Tourism Bureau celebrates in London with Thames cruise

The Taiwan Tourism Bureau has treated dozens of leading travel agents and members of the press to a cruise along the River Thames. Marking the end of World Travel Market 2017 in London, the...

Jamaican prime minister Holness calls for inclusivity in tourism

Andrew Holness, prime minister of Jamaica, has praised the potential of tourism as a tool of development, while warning growth in the sector must be sustainable. He was speaking at the UNWTO-organised Global Conference...

Qantas unveils new lounge at London Heathrow Airport

Qantas has welcomed the first customers into the new spacious Qantas London Lounge at Heathrow Airport, as the airline counts down to its non-stop 787 Dreamliner flights between London and Australia. Qantas has spent the...

Unite secures two-year pay deal for Thomas Cook cabin crew

Unite has negotiated a two-year inflation linked pay deal for over 2,000 cabin crew at Thomas Cook Airlines. The first year of the deal will mean an annual increase of 3.2 per cent (based on...

Powell appointed head of trade sales for Saga Cruises

Saga Holidays has announced the appointment of Iain Powell as head of trade sales for both Saga holidays and Saga Cruises. Powell joins Saga on January 15th from Carnival UK where he was a business...

Minister Bartlett welcomes global hospitality sector to Jamaica

Jamaican minister of tourism Edmund Bartlett has welcomed delegates to the Montego Bay Convention Centre for the United Nations World Tourism Organisation Global Conference on Jobs & Inclusive Growth: Partnerships for Sustainable Tourism. With more...

Dukes London unveils Pommery partnership ahead of festive season

Dukes London has announced a brand-new partnership with heritage Champagne brand, Pommery. Guests of this five-star hotel can now savour exquisite selections from the luxury drinks brand in the chic surroundings of GBR, Mayfair’s...