Airports Council International (ACI) Europe released a new edition of its Guidelines on Passenger Services at European Airports publication.
Costa Cruises celebrated the traditional coin ceremony for its new ship, Costa Smeralda, at the Meyer shipyard in Turku, Finland, one of the world’s biggest shipbuilding complexes.
Traditional destinations made a comeback in terms of long-haul arrivals in Europe during the first quarter of this year according to Air Travellers' Traffic Barometer, produced by non-profit organisation European Cities Marketing and global traveller intelligence provider ForwardKeys.
In May, Europe's hotels saw occupancy dip 0.8 percent to 74.4 percent, while average daily rate (ADR) rose 1.5 percent to EUR113.35 (USD132.02) and revenue per available room (RevPAR) increased just 0.6 percent to EUR84.31 (USD98.19) according to global data benchmarker STR.
Sabine Dorn-Aglagul has been promoted to president, Europe, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, effective immediately.
Latvian airline airBaltic transported 1,452,017 passengers during the first five months of this year, 22 percent more than in the same period in 2017.
Kenya Airways announced 26 additional weekly frequencies between its hub at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and destinations across Africa and Europe for summer.
According to global real estate intelligence provider Lodging Econometrics (LE), the country topping the Europe Construction Pipeline by project count is Germany with 246 Projects/47,927 Rooms.
According to a recent Hotel Construction Pipeline Trend Report for Europe report, analysts at Lodging Econometrics state that the total pipeline is climbing steadily with 1,366 projects/214,792 rooms.
Minor International (MINT) is acquiring 30 million shares in NH Hotel Group in a transaction valued at EUR192 million (USD225 million).