China tells Mt Everest tourists to clean up after themselves

U.S., Feb. 19 -- An official from the Chinese Mountaineering Association (CMA) said that Mt Everest climbers "will now be required to carry all their waste out with them." Chinese authorities have be... Read More

Best Western Hotels & Resorts acquires upscale luxury hotel collection

U.S., Feb. 19 -- Best Western Hotels & Resorts announced today it has acquired renowned global hotel brand WorldHotels representing a collection of approximately 300 unique and special hotels and reso... Read More

Royal Caribbean orders another Oasis-Class cruise ship

U.S., Feb. 18 -- Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., a global cruise vacation company that controls and operates four global brands: Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Azamara Club Cruises an... Read More

Jamaica's Tourism Minister to deliver keynote address at Hyatt Hotels

U.S., Feb. 18 -- Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett will deliver the keynote address at the Hyatt Hotels' Eminence Staff Awards, which is taking place under the theme 'Innovate, Integrate... Read More

British Airways CityFlyer launches daily service from Munich to London City Airport

U.S., Feb. 18 -- Looking for a direct flight from Munich to the heart of London or vice-versa? It's here - with the BA CityFlyer! Effective immediately, the British carrier is providing a nonstop con... Read More

Russia plans to launch 'space yacht' tourism in 5 years

U.S., Feb. 18 -- According to chief designer of Russian NPO Aviation and Space Technologies Aleksandr Begak, Russia plans to send tourists to near-Earth orbit in private commercial spacecraft capable ... Read More

Dubai Airports unveils new brand for Dubai International

U.S., Feb. 18 -- Dubai Airports has unveiled a new brand for Dubai International (DXB) that signifies Dubai Airports' transition from airport operator to a consumer-led company to elevate the airport ... Read More

Ras Al Khaimah Tourism exceeds its target of 1 million visitors in 2018

U.S., Feb. 18 -- Exceeding its target of attracting 1 million visitors by 2018, Ras Al Khaimah reported 1,072,066 visitors from domestic and key international markets during the year. Ras Al Khaimah ... Read More

Jamaica's Tourism Minister to speak at launch of Texaco's anniversary celebrations

U.S., Feb. 18 -- Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett will deliver remarks at the press launch for Texaco's anniversary celebrations. The Texaco brand is celebrating 100 years in Jamaica t... Read More

IBTM Arabia: Business events in UAE and GCC - what you need to know

U.S., Feb. 18 -- Some of the fastest growing economies in the world can be found in the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). In recent years, with a construction and investment boom design... Read More