Star Alliance launches new UK-tailored website
Star Alliance is launching a new dedicated website for its customers in the UK as the organisation celebrates its 20th anniversary.
easyJet launches new car rental website in partnership with HolidayTaxis
easyJet has launched a new airport transfers booking portal, in partnership with HolidayTaxis Group, making it easier for customers to book the best deals and fastest transfer times to get to and from the airport.
Gatwick Airport reports increase in profit for early 2017
Gatwick Airport today reported revenue of £470 million for the six months to the end of September, an increase of 5.5 per cent. Combined with carefully controlled cost management, this resulted in EBITDA up 9.9 per cent to £290 million and a profit before tax of £140 million, the airport said.
Monarch airport slots to go under the hammer
KPMG has won the right to sell airport take-off and landing slots from the defunct Monarch airline after a high court decision. The organisation was appointed administrator by the carrier after it ceased trading earlier this month.
Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert, opens to first guests
Following the management agreement signed in late 2016 with RAK National Hotels, a subsidiary of RAK Hospitality Holding, the Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert, was officially flagged earlier in presence of brand and owner’s representatives.
Linthwaite House set to re-open in spring 2018
Leeu Collection has unveiled more details of the £10 million refurbishment of acclaimed Lake District hotel Linthwaite House, which will now re-open in spring 2018.
Corinthia Palace Hotel unveils new time travelling cocktail menu
Guests enjoying a pre-prandial drink in the Caprice Lounge inside the Corinthia Palace Hotel in Malta can go back through the decades with the launch of a new cocktail menu that spans favourites from the sixties, seventies, eighties, nineties and noughties.
Benson departs from Jumeirah Carlton Tower
Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts has announced the resignation of Katie Benson, its regional vice president for Europe, and general manager for its flagship European hotel, Jumeirah Carlton Tower.
UNWTO to tackle inclusive growth at Jamaica summit
UNWTO, the government of Jamaica, the World Bank Group and the Inter-American Development Bank will co-host a conference on jobs and inclusive growth in Montego Bay, Jamaica.
CTO Climate Smart Sustainable Tourism Forum reschedule for December
The Caribbean Tourism Organisation has announced new dates for the Climate Smart Sustainable Tourism Forum at the Ocean Terrace Inn in St. Kitts.
Corinthia Palace in Malta offered for exclusive use
Conference, meeting and incentive bookers looking for a truly unique venue need look no further. In a new initiative for Corinthia Hotel’s inaugural property, the historic Corinthia Palace in Malta can now be booked on an exclusive use basis.
World Golf Awards prepares for Spanish debut at La Manga Club
Star names from the golfing world will join key figures from the global golf travel industry in heading to Spain’s La Manga Club later this month to take part in the annual World Golf Awards.