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June 18, 2017 

Airline News

Etihad signs codeshare partnership with China Southern Airlines
Etihad Airways and China Southern Airlines, Asia’s largest airline, have announced a new codeshare partnership. This increases the number of codeshare agreements operated by the Abu Dhabi-based airline to 53.
Paris Air Show 2017: Airbus secures US$40b in orders in France
Providing strong evidence that the commercial aircraft market remains healthy, Airbus announced $39.7 billion worth of new business during the 2017 Paris Air Show.
Norwegian to offer low-cost flights to Argentina
Norwegian has announced a new route from London Gatwick to Buenos Aires, marking the airline’s first ever South American route as its UK expansion plans gather pace.
Etihad cuts free chauffeur services outside of Abu Dhabi
Etihad Airways has amended its chauffeur policy following a review of usage by premium guests across all major markets. The complimentary chauffeur service will be retained at Etihad Airways’ Abu Dhabi hub and replaced with a paid option at specially negotiated rates in all other cities.

Hotels News

The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection set to debut in 2019
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has announced its entry into luxury yachting and cruises – bringing the award-winning luxury hotel brand’s service and timeless style to sea.
Cabutti to lead Marriott sales in southern Europe
JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa has announced that Cristiano Cabutti has been appointed Marriott’s area director sales and marketing for southern Europe.
Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta appoints Partia as executive chef
Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta has announced the appointment of Michael Patria as executive chef of the leading luxury hotel in the city.
Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay re-opens following extensive renovation
Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay has re-opened after a two-year renovation, launching Bali’s most exclusive beachfront villas and upgrading facilities and services across the resort.

International Events

FCO offers tailored travel advice for FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia
With less than a year to go until the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, the Foreign Office has launched a campaign to help fans travelling to support their team. The ‘Be on the Ball’ campaign gives supporters simple advice and tips to help reduce preventable problems and boost their World Cup experience.
Voting opens ahead of World Spa Awards 2017
Voting has opened today for the third annual World Spa Awards – the premier awards programme for the spa and wellness tourism industry. The nominees now face the all-important 16 week voting window.
Paris Air Show 2017: Airbus secures US$40b in orders in France
Providing strong evidence that the commercial aircraft market remains healthy, Airbus announced $39.7 billion worth of new business during the 2017 Paris Air Show.
Paris Air Show 2017: Airtour Airlines of Iran places 45 plane order with Airbus
Tehran-based Iran Airtour Airlines has become Airbus’ newest customer for the A320neo Family after signing a memorandum of understanding for 45 aircraft at the Paris Air Show.