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2015 walking holidays in Scotland launched with 6% discount
2015 walking holidays in Scotland launched with 6% discount
9/16/2014 6:13:22 AM
About Argyll Walking Holidays has launched its 2015 program of guided walking holidays in the highlands and islands of Scotland. All holidays are offered at 6% discount to those people who book their 2015 hiking holiday before October 1, 2014. People will still get 3% early booking discount if they book before February 1, 2015. The holiday program includes hiking trips all …
Do Good Have Fun™ Affirms “Best Compact Car Phone Mount for Apple iPhone 6“
Do Good Have Fun™ Affirms “Best Compact Car Phone Mount for Apple iPhone 6“
9/15/2014 11:45:27 AM
The Do Good Have Fun™ compact car phone mount has continually received rave reviews by consumers who praise it for its ultra-small form factor and ability to handle a wide variety of smartphones; various heights, widths and depths. The company’s mobile phone car mount has also come to be one of Amazon’s longest selling universal compact car phone mounts as it has time and …
Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore Launches First-Ever Social Programme with WeChat To Engage Guests in Asia
9/15/2014 8:54:38 AM
Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore has become the first hotel in Singapore to engage with guests in Asia via WeChat , the world’s fastest growing social application that changed the way people connect and communicate with each other.  To celebrate this new partnership, the hotel has launched a “Share and Win” campaign to encourage users to share the news of this …
National Conference Center in East Windsor Wins 2014 Pinnacle Award
National Conference Center in East Windsor Wins 2014 Pinnacle Award
9/11/2014 4:11:58 PM
The National Conference Center at the Holiday Inn East Windsor has been named one of the best conference centers as selected by meeting professionals nationwide, and has received a prestigious Pinnacle Award from Successful Meetings . The meeting venue is proud to be one of only two conference centers in New Jersey honored with the award this year, and one of only three …
Royal Bahama Cruise Line Offers Free Cruise
9/11/2014 1:36:35 PM
Royal Bahama Cruise Line is offering a free two night cruise for a limited time.  Named Best Bahama Getaway Cruise by Porthole Magazine three times, Royal Bahama has decided to show the world how great they are, and this two night cruise is their way of doing it.   From fine dining, to nightclubs, to areas for the kids, Royal Bahama Cruise Line has something to offer …
Australian Tourism Research Reveals Why Tourism Businesses Need to Become Internet Savvy and Utilise Social Networking Sites
9/10/2014 9:29:19 PM
QUEENSLAND, Australia September 2014 – Only one third of Australian tourism businesses have websites optimised for search engines, according to Google’s ‘The 2013 Traveller’, even though 84 per cent of them are online. In this day and age when technology has spawned a vast array of social networking sites and ushered in a growing online presence for businesses across the …
IHG Announces the Upcoming Opening of a Holiday Inn Express® Hotel & Suites for Mont-Tremblant in Quebec
9/10/2014 1:02:40 PM
InterContinental Hotels Group ( IHG ), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the upcoming opening of a new Holiday Inn Express® Hotel & Suites in Tremblant in time for the 2015 winter ski season. Expected to open early 2015 and following a $3.2 million investment by the ownership, this property is located in the heart of the Tremblant pedestrian village, …
Keep clean and stay safe: WSS promotes best practice for shipboard hygiene
9/9/2014 12:07:08 PM
The focus of shipboard safety is rightly on the prevention of accidents among seafarers, through regulation, training and promotion of safety culture. But despite the attention given to such incidents, the majority of medical consultations and treatments onboard are due to medical conditions, rather than injuries. Data on infection and illness rates among seafarers are …
SITA optimizes ground handling at Bahrain International Airport
SITA optimizes ground handling at Bahrain International Airport
9/9/2014 11:10:37 AM
Bahrain Airport Services Co. (BAS) has selected air transport IT specialist, SITA, to automate staff rostering and allocation at Bahrain International Airport in a new five-year deal. SITA’s resource management system will help the ground handler achieve its objective by increasing the efficiency and productivity of its airport staff. Salman Saleh Al-Mahmeed, Acting Chief …
Do Good Have Fun™ Excels in Mobile Phone Car Mount Market with New 3M Brand Dashboard Adhesive
Do Good Have Fun™ Excels in Mobile Phone Car Mount Market with New 3M Brand Dashboard Adhesive
9/8/2014 10:00:00 AM
Mobile phone car mount  distributor, Do Good Have Fun™, sells one of the longest and best selling universal compact car mounts on Amazon. In addition to being an Amazon best selling universal cell phone car mount, it continues to be a leading Amazon iphone 5 car mount and is prepped as an upcoming  Apple iPhone 6 car mount  as well. The Do Good Have Fun™ cell phone car …
The Ritz-Carlton Debuts First Social Film Series; A Ritz-Carlton Reserve Adventure
9/8/2014 9:31:02 AM
This week on our social media channels, we introduce our first social film series: A Ritz-Carlton Reserve Adventure. Each day this week on our social media channels, we will feature a clip from the new social film series, leading up to a full reveal of the entire film. The story is centered on a woman named Alice and her travel adventures. The …
World’s Busiest Airport Upgrades to Saab’s Latest Collaborative Decision Making & Efficiency Tool Suite
9/8/2014 9:27:02 AM
Defense and security company Saab has received a contract renewal from the City of Atlanta Department of Aviation to expand its Aerobahn airport surface management platform in use at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). This will bring a number of new and advanced products and tools to the ATL airport operations community that will further enhance the …
Finnair reaches negotiation result with pilots
9/8/2014 9:23:12 AM
Finnair and the Finnish Air Line Pilots’ Association (SLL) have reached a result in the negotiations related to Finnair’s savings program. The agreement brings Finnair 17 million euros in permanent annual savings. Approximately 11 million euros will materialize gradually over the 2-year CLA period. Approximately 3 million euros will materialize in the coming few years …
AAA Travel Bringing the Great Land of Alaska to Upstate New York
9/5/2014 11:39:08 AM
AAA Travel will host Holland America’s “On Stage Alaska,” a live event providing a glimpse into the state’s history, spectacular scenery, wildlife and local hospitality for travelers interested in planning an Alaska vacation. “On Stage Alaska” features an informative presentation and destination film. Alaska comes alive as an entertaining duo shares their passion for the Great …
Lufthansa successfully secured long-term financing
9/5/2014 11:17:08 AM
In order to raise additional long-term financing for general corporate purposes and to take advantage of the currently favourable capital market conditions Deutsche Lufthansa AG issued a 1.125% EUR 500m five-year bond.  The bond, which is due 12 September 2019, had a re-offer price of 99.556% to give a spread over mid swaps of 75 basis points. Lufthansa is rated BBB- (stable …
The Holiday Inn Express® Brand Partners with Comedian Jim Gaffigan and Funny or Die to Launch Next Evolution of Stay Smart® Campaign
9/4/2014 4:55:37 PM
IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) today announced the next evolution of its Holiday Inn Express ® brand’s Stay Smart ® campaign to run exclusively on digital channels, a first for the brand, in order to continue meeting the needs of its guests’ on-the-go lifestyle. This year’s campaign includes collaborations with comedian and author Jim Gaffigan, popular comedy …
Black Travel Club Offers Travel Rewards Program and Free Vacations
Black Travel Club Offers Travel Rewards Program and Free Vacations
9/3/2014 9:00:00 AM
Black Travel Club, a new travel club catering primarily to the black travel market, is announcing a new travel rewards program that allows its members to earn free vacations. In conjunction with its rewards program, the club has also launched an online social network where members can interact with others, sharing ideas and information about past, present, and future …
What’s New at Bromley Mountain for Winter 2014/15
9/2/2014 12:41:18 PM
Ski & Ride Programs – get going!  The idea – remove the cost factor from that tricky trial period of learning to ski & snowboard. You come, we provide! We’ve set the dates for this season’s  Start Fun, Start Free  events. On December 21, 2014, January 19, 2015 and March 15, 2015, up to 75 guests, ages 6 and up can join us for a day on snow, free of charge. …
Rolls-Royce tests composite fan systems for Advance and UltraFan™ at John C. Stennis Space Center
9/1/2014 11:04:42 AM
The Rolls-Royce composite carbon/titanium (CTi) fan system for the Advance and UltraFan™ engine designs has completed its most recent phase of testing at the company’s outdoor jet engine test facility at the John C. Stennis Space Center in Mississippi. The fan system undertook crosswind testing on a Trent 1000 ALPS (Advanced Low Pressure System technology) engine, ahead of …
Safer, faster travel for Spanish railway passengers
9/1/2014 10:37:57 AM
Administrador de Infraestructuras Ferroviarias (ADIF), Spain’s state-owned railway infrastructure manager, is expanding and modernizing its  Global System for Mobile Communications– Railway (GSM-R)  infrastructure. The railway infrastructure manager is collaborating with Bombardier and Nokia Networks for the Valladolid-León and Venta de Baños-Burgos high-speed train lines. In …