Middle East carriers’ fleet size to more than double by 2036

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

Middle East passenger traffic to grow 5.9% annually until 2036, Airbus reported.

ASPIRATIONS: Young Chinese seize the day, seize the hour

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

China’s “Class of 2012” is mostly ambitious and pragmatic.

Munich Re gets on board with new hyperloop transport system

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

Munich Re is working on ways to insure a new high-speed capsule transportation system, giving a boost to this new technology known as hyperloop.

Airbnb Africa arrivals more than double to 1.2 mln

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

U.S. rental service Airbnb Inc registered 1.2 million guest arrivals in Africa last year driven by the plugged-in millennial generation.

Catalonia tourism 'down 15%' since independence vote

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

Tourism activity in Catalonia has dropped by around 15 percent since a contested independence referendum on October 1 that was marred by violence.

S. Sinai Governor, Greek Deputy Foreign Min. discuss promoting tourism

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

Khaled Fouda tackled Tuesday with Greek Deputy Foreign Minster Ioannis Amanatidis and Greek Ambassador in Cairo Michel

Smoking to be stubbed out on Thai beaches

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

Smokers who flout a smoking ban on 20 of Thailand's most famous tourist beaches will face a $3,000 fine or up to a year in prison.

HNA Group to invest 50 billion yuan in tourism, digital transformation

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

Chinese aviation to financial services conglomerate HNA Group Co Ltd [HNAIRC.UL] will invest 50 billion yuan (£5.7 billion).