Publication: Travel Weekly

First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 13 mins ago - 1 reports

Major rescue operation under way as South Korean ferry capsizes

Emergency services are on the scene of a capsized ferry off South Korea in a major rescue operation to save passengers.The ferry, reportedly carrying mainly school students among the 476 people on board, was sailing from Incheon to the southern resort ... [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 13 mins ago - 1 reports

Independent Scotland 'would still protect customers'

Image via ShutterstockPackage holidaymakers in Scotland would still have financial protection in one form or another in an independent Scotland, according to campaigners on both sides of the referendum debate.At a seminar in Glasgow organised by the Scottish ... [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
First reported 30 mins ago - Updated 15 mins ago - 1 reports

Trafalgar and Insight Vacations create dedicated head of sales roles

Dedicated head of sales roles have been created for both Trafalgar and Insight Vacations.Julie Brooker joins from Virgin Atlantic to head sales for Trafalgar UK & Ireland. She was the airline’s head of national sales for seven years.Paul Melinis, formerly ... [Published Travel Weekly - 30 mins ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 15 mins ago - 1 reports

British Airways backs plan to convert waste into jet fuel

British Airways aims to convert landfill waste into jet fuel in a pioneering carbon-saving initiative.The carrier is supporting the creation of the world’s first facility in Essex to produce sustainable aviation fuel in conjunction with specialist firm ... [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 41 mins ago - 1 reports

Travellers to Nicaragua put on earthquake alert

Image via ShutterstockBritish travellers to Nicaragua have been advised to read hotel earthquake instructions as the Central American country was put on high alert following a series of tremors.In an updated travel advisory, the Foreign and Commonwealth ... [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Former Cook and Affinion boss to take reins at Holiday Malta

A shake-up in senior management at Holiday Malta has seen James Coughlan, formerly of Affinion International Travel, join the company.Chief executive Martin Zahra is moving to the international shore operations division of parent company, Malta-based ... [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Fastjet confirms £15m fundraising

African budget carrier Fastjet today confirmed a £15 million fundraising through a placing of shares.The airline, backed by easyJet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, raised £11 million last week and aims to add £3.9 million through existing sharehold ... [Published Travel Weekly - 2 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Agents' anger over Aphrodite Hills 'farce'

Independent agents have reacted with fury to news that Aphrodite Hills Resort Hotel in Cyprus could become a Thomson Sensatori hotel in 2015 .Agents warned they would no longer proactively sell the resort if it were sold exclusively through Thomson in ... [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

New features on P&O's Britannia revealed

A beer map of Britain, masterclasses in making chocolate, a showcase of speciality cheeses from around the UK and gin tasting sessions are among new elements to be revealed on P&O Cruises’ ship Britannia.A contemporary menu of molecular cooking, including ... [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Interview: Brand USA boss Chris Thompson

Marketing organisation Brand USA is targeting massive growth from emerging markets. But as its chief executive Chris Thompson told Robin Searle, the UK will always remain a priorityThe man charged with marketing America to the world has reassured the ... [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Budget brand Tune to open Newcastle hotel

Budget brand Tune Hotels is expanding its UK portfolio to the north of England for the first time with a property in Newcastle.The 104-room hotel will be located in a historic Edwardian building called Proctor House in the city’s Quayside area and is ... [Published Travel Weekly - 21 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

BMI Regional announces third codeshare partnership

BMI Regional has forged its third codeshare partnership in a deal with Brussels Airlines on the East Midlands-Brussels route.The agreement follows a similar deal with the Belgian carrier on the Newcastle-Brussels route and with Lufthansa from Bristol ... [Published Travel Weekly - 20 hours ago]

Quotes

Ed Winter, chief executive and interim chairman of the Tanzania-based airline, said: "The very successful completion of the fundraising we announced last week was a highly significant step forward for Fastjet."
But the Miami Seaport Alliance said in an advert placed in the Miami Herald : "We cannot jeopardise well-paying jobs, like crane operators, longshore workers, and mechanics, for low-paying stadium jobs, such as concession sales."
Frank Bulman, a partner at Comtec’s lead investor RJD Partners, said: "Mike is the ideal person to provide leadership to the excellent Comtec management team and engage the business with its customers."
He added: "Kuoni's membership is recognition of our successful training programme which provides access to unique resources along with inspirational events, networking opportunities and conferences, all of which are accredited City & Guilds."

More Content

All (1015) | News (1015) | Reports (0) | Blogs (0) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Trafalgar and Insight Vacations create dedicate... [Published Travel Weekly - 30 mins ago]
Fastjet confirms £15m fundraising [Published Travel Weekly - 2 hours ago]
Agents' anger over Aphrodite Hills 'farce' [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
Travellers to Nicaragua put on earthquake alert [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
Interview: Brand USA boss Chris Thompson [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
Former Cook and Affinion boss to take reins at ... [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
Major rescue operation under way as South Korea... [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
New features on P&O's Britannia revealed [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
Independent Scotland 'would still protect custo... [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
British Airways backs plan to convert waste int... [Published Travel Weekly - 3 hours ago]
BMI Regional announces third codeshare partnership [Published Travel Weekly - 20 hours ago]
Budget brand Tune to open Newcastle hotel [Published Travel Weekly - 21 hours ago]
Barrhead Travel implements customer trust fund ... [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 15 2014]
Record number of UK beaches have 'excellent' wa... [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 15 2014]
Thomson Airways' Browne to take on expanded rol... [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 15 2014]
Shipping companies launch campaign against Beck... [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 15 2014]
Vertical Systems boss to head Comtec [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 15 2014]
Plans approved for second Sydney airport [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 15 2014]
Cook responds to Cuba illness claims [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 15 2014]
Aphrodite Hills denies Sensatori deal [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 15 2014]
Opinion: DCMS remains for those on the up or on... [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 15 2014]
Kuoni UK was today confirmed as the latest crui... [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 15 2014]
Virgin Limited Edition to add South African win... [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 14 2014]
Thomson agents star in Disney anniversary video [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 14 2014]
Accountancy firm reports 45% rise in travel fir... [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 14 2014]
Foreign investment in Qantas to be raised at Em... [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 14 2014]
Marginal improvement in airline punctuality rec... [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 14 2014]
Gatwick successes highlight 'obvious case' for ... [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 14 2014]
Heathrow expansion 'would allow 40 extra long-h... [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 14 2014]
Newmarket Holidays withdraws from Manston airport [Published Travel Weekly - Apr 14 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.