Tampa's Epicurean Hotel names new General Manager & Executive Chef

U.S., March 5 -- Epicurean Hotel recently announced the appointment of Shawn Routten as general manager and Adam Hyatt as executive chef of the 137-room boutique hotel. Routten will oversee the hiring... Read More

US Travel supports President Biden's American Rescue Plan

U.S., March 5 -- U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement in support of the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package known as the American Rescue Plan: "Preside... Read More

Saint Lucia celebrates International Women's Day

U.S., March 5 -- The island of Saint Lucia in the Caribbean is the only sovereign nation in the world to be named after a woman. Moving the needle forward and celebrating International Women's Day on ... Read More

FlyArystan launches international service from Turkistan to Istanbul

U.S., March 5 -- FlyArystan, Kazakhstan's low-cost airline, will launch an international service from Turkistan in Kazakhstan to Istanbul in Turkey on 21st March 2021. Regular flights from the spiritu... Read More

US leisure and hospitality sector gains 355K jobs in February

U.S., March 5 -- The U.S. Leisure & Hospitality sector gained 355,000 jobs in February and the industry's unemployment rate now stands at 13.5%-compared with 379,000 jobs gained and a 6.2% unemploymen... Read More

easyJet CEO tells it like it is

U.S., March 5 -- In an interview with Johan Lundgren, easyJet CEO, Jonathan Wober of CAPA Live interviews the chief executive on the current state of affairs in the world dealing with COVID-19 and the... Read More

Airbnb bookings recovered to 70% of pre-pandemic levels, stock up by 23%

U.S., March 5 -- Since the company's IPO in December 2020, Airbnb's share price has rallied remarkably. It is trading at $177.90 per share as of March 4, 2021, marking a 22.77% increase year-to-date (... Read More

Sudan first country in Middle East to receive COVID-19 vaccine

U.S., March 4 -- Sudan has received over 800,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region being supplied by AstraZeneca. The vaccines were delivered with UNICEF'... Read More

The St. Regis Almasa opens in Egypt's new administrative capital

U.S., March 4 -- St. Regis Hotels and Resorts, part of Marriott International, today announced the opening of The St. Regis Almasa with the rebranding of the Almasa Hotel. Located in the New Administr... Read More

CruiseTrends: Cruisers traveling together, based on multiple cabins requested

U.S., March 4 -- CruiseTrends report for the month of March 2021 was released today. This report details a picture of trends in consumer behavior for cruise ship travel for March of 2021. The CruiseT... Read More