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The recent elections in Mauritius swept a new government into power, and the island’s new Cabinet of Ministers sees the Hon. Xavier-Luc Duval, the Deputy Prime Minister of Mauritius, also take over the tourism portfolio. This act in elevating the tourism portfolio to the office of the Deputy Prime Minister shows the importance of tourism …

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The true spirit of Christmas is to give for a good cause. Every festive season the OJ Market Mall on Market Street in Victoria, Seychelles, upholds its tradition of keeping the true spirit of Christmas alive with a late-night shopping spree and the distributing of gifts to children. This year, the OJ Market Mall sent …

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Boeing and Azerbaijan Airlines today announced the delivery of the airline’s first 787 Dreamliner. With this delivery, Azerbaijan Airlines becomes the first airline in the Commonwealth of Independent States to operate the 787. The airplane will play a key role in the Baku-based airline’s strategic plan to expand its long-haul fleet. “We are delighted to …

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Seychelles has received The Best Island Travel Destination award from Best Travel Media – one of the most influential tourism industrial media in China. The 10th China Outbound Travel award ceremony was held at the Beijing Regent Hotel on December 16 and was attended by the President of the China Tourism Academy, Dai Bin, and …

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Hawaii-based Outrigger Hotels & Resort executive VP and chief marketing officer Sean Dee today announced the addition of two new professionals to the company’s global distribution team. Kristopher “Kris” Honeycutt has joined Outrigger as corporate director, digital, and Marisa Guerrero is the company’s new social media strategist. Kristopher “Kris” Honeycutt As corporate director, digital, Honeycutt …

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The US Embassy in Yerevan, Armenia is pleased to announce that the United States will begin issuing 10-year tourist and business visas to qualified Armenians starting today. The Embassy previously announced that the United States would begin issuing visas in accordance with a new reciprocal arrangement beginning January 1, 2015. Instead, effective today, Dec. 22, …

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Rwanda, Kenya and Uganda have waived visa fees for foreign residents to allow easy access to the region’s diverse tourism experience. According to Yamina Karitanyi, the Rwanda Development Board’s Head of Department for Tourism and Conservation, the waiver was agreed on under the Northern Corridor Integration projects initiative. Known as the East Africa Tourist Visa …

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Today, the pilots of the Travel Management Company, voted to join the Teamsters union. The Travel Management Company is the largest single provider of on-demand charter aircraft services in America. “The Teamsters Union looks forward to working with the pilots of Travel Management Company to preserve and improve their compensation, benefits, work rules and just-cause …

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Morocco’s tourism sector attracted $ 2 billion in investments in 2014, “despite a challenging international economic environment,” Tourism Minister Lahcen Haddad said Monday. “Despite a challenging international economic environment, the sector attracted $ 2 billion in investments in 2014, to bring the overall investments in the sector since the launch of the 2020 Vision to …

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When it comes to the Christmas season, the world falls in love with the sweet flavour of gingerbread, and for Hilton Shanghai Hongqiao that means transforming its lobby into a magical wonderland featuring the largest Gingerbread House in the city and a magnificent tree with all the trimmings. Step up to the Gingerbread House and …

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