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Michael J. Crewdson Honored with Top Annual Award from Key ASTM International Committee

ASTM International’s weathering and durability committee (G03) presented its top annual award – the Award of Merit – to Michael Crewdson, managing director for Q-Lab’s worldwide testing services. … Continue Reading

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Domodedovo Airport and the UN Refugee Agency unveil an online-exhibition

Moscow Domodedovo Airport and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) have launched the “In the Cause of Peace” interactive project as a tribute to the organization’s 70th anniversary. … Continue Reading

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Relax Before the Runway: 5 Things to Know About the Admirals Club Experience


Tiger Brokers adds ASX to its Online Trading & Mobile App

Tiger Brokers, the NASDAQ-listed, Xiaomi-backed online brokerage focused on global trading across the world’s top markets, announced the addition of the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) to its mobile and online trading application, Tiger Trade. … Continue Reading

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An Interview with Brett Jardine

CATO Managing Director, Brett Jardine, joined Skal International Sydney President, Melinda Brown, on the podium this week to answer the questions of interest to many of Skal’s members. … Continue Reading

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Proposed Environment Tax Will Destroy Jobs and Fail to Decarbonize Aviation
CLIA welcomes support for WA travel agents


Famous friends check! Sydney’s favourite influencers challenge you to flex your TikTok skills with the stars at Madame Tussauds Sydney

Madame Tussauds Sydney has teamed up with some of Sydney’s favourite influencers to launch a series of interactive TikTok challenges for visitors and social media users to replicate with the stars. … Continue Reading

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Business News

ATIC supports lifting arrivals cap to 6000 to bring Australians home faster

The Australian Tourism Industry Council (ATIC) supports an urgent lift in the cap for returning Australians to 6000 weekly arrivals to help bring our citizens and residents home faster. … Continue Reading

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AFTA applauds WA Government Support


DreamBIG 2021 program inspires and reunites curious kids

DreamBIG Children’s Festival will inspire curiosity and wonder as children reconnect and return to the world of arts, with the 2021 school program unveiled today. … Continue Reading

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First Steel Cut for Seabourn’s Second Expedition Ship

Seabourn, the ultra-luxury resort at sea, is celebrating a special milestone in its future growth with the commemorative cutting of the steel for the brand’s second ultra-luxury purpose-built expedition ship. T. Mariotti Managing Director Marco Ghiglione presided over the ceremony in San Giorgo di Nogare, Italy with Seabourn President Josh Leibowitz joining virtually. … Continue Reading

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Norwegian Cruise Line Encourages Travel Agents To Register For New ‘Walk For Wellness’ Challenge

Destination Global

UNWTO Executive Council Backs Strong, United Plan for Global Tourism

The Executive Council of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has met in-person and virtually for its 112th session. This was the first major in-person event involving tourism and the United Nations held since the COVID-19 was declared a pandemic. … Continue Reading

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Events / Whats On

A Personal Invitation to Hear From Independent Aviation Experts About What Aviation Might Really Look Like After COVID.

As a valued subscriber, you are invited to join our special panel of leading, independent aviation experts to hear the facts and nothing but the facts about What Aviation Might Really Look Like After COVID in our FREE eGlobal Travel Media “What Might The Future of Aviation Look Like” webinar taking place on Zoom on this Thursday 24 September at 1.00pm Australian Eastern Standard Time

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5th Istanbul Design Biennial opens on 15 October


Mastercard Pledges $500 million to Help Close Racial Wealth and Opportunity Gap for Black Communities Across America

Furthering longstanding financial inclusion efforts to bring more people and small businesses into the digital economy, the company will bring equitable financial tools, investment and partnerships to cities across the U.S.
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All you need to know about Infrared thermometers

Thermometers have always been essential in a household. Given the situation, we are stuck in, it is required more than ever. You might already have a thermometer at your home, you might have used it as well but the temperature results that a normal thermometer gives you isn’t something that you could completely rely on. … Continue Reading

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Embrace a Simpler Existence at These Secluded Sunshine Coast Camp Spots

If this year has left you dreaming about escaping the hustle of everyday life to embrace a simpler existence – even just for a moment – you’re not alone. … Continue Reading

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Hotel Deals

The Nautilus Maldives Workation Package

Work from paradise from 7 nights until whenever you decide to leave with The Nautilus Maldives exclusive workation package.

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Hotel News

Discover History, Gossip and Intrigue at the iconic Grand Hotel et de Milan

From 1st September 2020, The Grand Hotel et de Milan reopened its doors to guests with a special package for those staying in one of the suites dedicated to the hotel’s legendary guests ranging from Verdi to Hemingway, Maria Callas to Vittoria De Sica. … Continue Reading

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Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel Opens its Doors to Coworking
Marriott Bonvoy Launches Marketing Partnership with the National Park Foundation
Experience True Luxury With Emporium Hotel South Bank’s New Penthouse, The Parklands Suite
Forever Resorts’ The Lodge At Bryce Canyon and Mormon Lake Lodge Have Rooms Available For Fall Escapes

Hotel Trends

U.S. hotel results for week ending 12 September

U.S. hotel occupancy decreased slightly from the previous week, according to the latest data from STR.
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‘Street University’ needed to tackle youth crime in Townsville

Townsville can only steer young people away from crime with specialised youth support services and drug treatment, says former Police Commissioner Mick Palmer, cautioning that despite the obvious temptations, using young people as a political tool in the upcoming election will not help the Townsville community. … Continue Reading

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Delta announces upsize of SkyMiles financing to $9 billion

Today, Delta Air Lines announced the upsize and pricing of the previously announced private offering by Delta and its indirect wholly owned subsidiary, SkyMiles IP Ltd. … Continue Reading

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Luxury Hotels

Celebrate The Weekend In Style With Free-Flowing Bubbles At Songbird

The Ritz-Carlton, Perth is introducing a curated Sunday Brunch package at its iconic rooftop bar and lounge, Songbird. … Continue Reading

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Summer Pavilion presents an exclusive Grower Champagne & Dim Sum Pairing Menu


Calabria Still Big As A Tourism Destination With A New Undiscovered Italy Tour For Event-Wedding Planners And Specializing Media

Calabria, one of the Italian regions which most efficiently carried out their post-lockdown promotion, and not by chance one of the top destinations during last summer, hits another home run. … Continue Reading

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G3 Partners AIPC, ICCA and UFI release“Good Practice Guide: Addressing COVID-19 Requirements for Re-Opening Business Events – Version 2″


Resort News

Soneva Namoona Launches its Online Gardening Series: Namoona Tutorials

Soneva, the world-leading sustainable luxury resort operator, has announced the launch of a gardening series called Namoona Tutorials, which aims to help communities across the Maldives and beyond become more self-sufficient, develop useful skills and sustainable practices, while also advancing the Soneva Namoona programme. … Continue Reading

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Tour Operator

Full Steam Ahead for Travelmarvel 2021 Rail Journeys

Travelmarvel launches its Great Rail Journeys for 2021, offering a choice of 32 unique itineraries, which have been made possible through an exclusive partnership with award winning UK-based rail travel company Great Rail Journeys. … Continue Reading

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Trade Events

IBTM World 2020 Transitions To Virtual

IBTM Events today announces that IBTM World 2020 will transition to being a virtual event this year. … Continue Reading

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Visit Africa / Seychelles

Eswatini receives Safe Travels stamp of approval

The Kingdom of Eswatini has received the Safe Travels Stamp of approval from the World Travel & Tourism Council for its recently implemented Health & Safety protocols brought in to give travellers the confidence to travel to and around the country as safely as possible when borders re-open. … Continue Reading

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Eswatini launches COVID-19 Health & Safety Protocols for Tourism
Big Game Parks take over Nisela Safaris, now named KaMsholo Bushveld Safaris
The Importance of Rhino by Sense Africa

Visit Europe

Over 160,000 People Urge Greek Government to Stop Cruel Donkey ‘Taxi’ Rides on Santorini

As donkeys and mules continue to be abused for tourist rides on Santorini, PETA Germany supporters held a protest in front of the Greek Embassy in Berlin featuring an activist riding a “bleeding” toy donkey. … Continue Reading

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Visit North Asia

Beijing Culture and Tourism Spearheads Post-COVID Travel Recovery with Global Online Strategic Forum: “Restart Travel, Together with Beijing”

As the world enters a new era of international travel, Beijing Tourism is leading the way with a two-part online forum series, “Beijing Culture and Tourism Global Online Strategic Forum – Restart Travel, Together with Beijing.” … Continue Reading

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Harbour City (Hong Kong’s largest mall) joined forces with 300 tenants to effectively stimulate footfall and repeat purchase during pandemic

Visit Queensland

GARDEN FOR GOOD unveils 10 breathtaking natural sanctuaries in Toowoomba, Australia’s Garden City

The applause card is raised and it’s time to cheer because 10 of Toowoomba’s most wonderful gardens have been unveiled as this year’s inaugural GARDEN FOR GOOD flagbearers, and it’s time to take them to the world! … Continue Reading

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Visit STH Pacific & Oceania

12 Super Sydney Ideas for the Spring School Holidays

Unleash your inner tourist and spend the school holidays exploring your own city of Sydney. Hit the town with your family to learn, play, sightsee and create lasting memories with these 12 ideas: … Continue Reading

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