Najib Balala, minister, tourism, Kenya has announced discussions with low-cost UK and European-based airlines in an effort to boost tourism to the African country’s coastal regions.
On the heels of its first US opening in Springfield, Missouri, Best Western’s upscale urban-hip hotel brand - Vīb - is on the move, with a robust pipeline of upcoming hotels in destination hotspots such as Miami, Chicago, Los Angeles, Denver, Orlando, Calgary and soon, Bangkok.
Alaska Airlines announced it will begin daily nonstop service between Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and John Glenn Columbus International Airport in Ohio.
Autograph Collection Hotels, part of Marriott International, together with the Resort Collection on Alabama’s Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail announced the rebranding of the Grand Hotel Golf Resort & Spa, an iconic Southern resort in Point Clear, Alabama.
Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Airways, and Trinity Logistics USA announced the renewal of their partnership that will see the airline continuing to operate three weekly Boeing B777 Freighter services into Rickenbacker International Airport in Columbus, Ohio, on behalf of the New York based global logistics provider in a multi-year agreement.
The New Mexico Tourism Department unveiled New Mexico True Thirty, an interactive list of 30 must-see attractions targeted to New Mexico residents.
Finnair plans to launch a route from Helsinki Airport to Los Angeles at the end of March 2019.
Jake Cefolia has been promoted to senior vice president of worldwide sales at United Airlines.
Bill de Blasio, mayor, New York City, and NYC & Company, New York City’s official destination marketing organisation, will welcome Climate Week to New York City from September 24 – 30.
United Airlines will begin its 20th year of service to Israel with a new nonstop flight between its Washington Dulles International Airport hub and Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion International Airport starting May 22, 2019 - subject to government approval.