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Two Virgins hit headlines as Covid-19 buffets industry

The Virgin name is riding high in the headlines, with Virgin Australia unveiling plans for a “stronger, more profitable and competitive” airline (shedding about a third of its workforce and axing Tigerair in the process) while in the northern hemisphere, Virgin Atlantic dropped a bombshell of its own. … Continue Reading

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Dorsett Wanchai & Dorsett Mongkok Win the 2020 Travellers’ Choice Award By TripAdvisor for Exceptional Hospitality

The COVID-19 has definitely affected many people in one way or another, but it hasn’t stopped the two sister hotels – Dorsett Wanchai and Dorsett Mongkok, Hong Kong from achieving more. … Continue Reading

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Melco develops and motivates employees through 2nd Macao Integrated Tourism and Leisure Enterprises Vocational Skills Competition 2020


Devastating day for Virgin pilots and Australia’s aviation industry

VIPA says it is devastated at today’s announcement that we anticipate that in excess of 30% of the Virgin pilot group will lose their jobs. … Continue Reading

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Dive into National Science Week with SEA LIFE!

National Science Week is taking place from 15 – 23 August and SEA LIFE Aquariums across Australia and New Zealand are diving into the action! … Continue Reading

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Mindful Drinking Festival Launches In Australia

Originating in the UK, Club Soda’s eighth Mindful Drinking Festival will move online as COVID-19 continues to affect real-world events.  … Continue Reading

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GBTA Calls on Congress to Take Action on Expanded Relief for Distressed Business Travel Industry

As the U.S. Congress negotiates a new coronavirus relief package for individuals and businesses, the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the leading voice of business travel worldwide – has called on Congressional leadership to enact measures to renew business travelers’ confidence and to curb the devastating impact of the pandemic on this vital sector of the global economy. … Continue Reading

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Public Transport Can Bounce Back from COVID-19 with New and Green Technology, Says ADB

Public transport must adapt to a “new normal” in the wake of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic and adopt technologies that will render it more green and resilient to future disasters, according to a new report by the Asian Development Bank (ADB). … Continue Reading

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Viking Unveils Brand-New Panama Canal Cruises

Viking has announced two brand-new Panama Canal itineraries are now open for sale, including a one-off, 18-day Panama Canal & Coastal Holiday sailing departing 24 December 2021, and two departures of a new 11-day Classic Panama Canal Passage voyage, departing 6 and 16 November 2021. … Continue Reading

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Return with Regent Extended for Alaska, Northern Europe and Mediterranean 2021 Voyages
No new cases of Covid-19 on board the Paul Gauguin: passengers will be able to disembark

Hotel News

“The Show Must Go On” | Arise Hotels & Apartments Brings A Little Bit Of Ekka Delight To Brisbane Holidaymakers

One of Australia’s leading hotel groups, Arise Hotels & Apartments, is not letting the disappointment of the Ekka Royal Queensland Show (Brisbane) being cancelled this year dampen any holiday spirits. … Continue Reading

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Help Hong Kong People In Need Donate a Meal and “Pay It Forward” at Eaton HK’s Food Hall
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Personal Travel Manager’s Travels by Concorde

The tiny town of Charleville is situated almost 700 kilometres inland from Brisbane and has a population of a little over three thousand people. … Continue Reading

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