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Wizz Air expects loss of €570m for financial 2020 | News

Wizz Air has said it expects to have lost around €570-590 million over the last year in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. However, the low-cost carrier said it still had...

Briet appointed EMEA chief development officer with Marriott | News

Marriott International has announced the appointment of Jerome Briet as chief development officer for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). The division within Marriott International encompasses over 75 countries and territories. He...

American Airlines boosts domestic travel in US | News

This summer, American Airlines is giving customers more than 150 new opportunities to reconnect with friends and family as it continues to rebuild its network to match demand. “Throughout the pandemic, our...

Preferred Hotel Group launches Beyond Green to travellers | News

Beyond Green has officially launched as a curated guide for travellers seeking a more purposeful way to explore the world. Featuring a global portfolio of 27 hotels, resorts and lodges that...

Airbus uses sustainable fuel to power Beluga for first time | News

Airbus has taken the next step in reducing its industrial carbon footprint with the maiden flight of a Beluga super-transporter using sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). The fuel was produced at the aerospace...

New leadership for Singapore Airlines in UK & Ireland | News

Singapore Airlines has announced the appointment of Mohamed Rafi Mar as general manager for the United Kingdom and Ireland. Mar replaces Sheldon Hee, who has been posted back to head office...

Norwegian reveals plan to raise new funds | News

Norwegian has updated the market on the forthcoming capital raise, setting an upper limit of NOK6 billion (£500 million). The low-cost airline said cash would be used to sharply reduce debt....

easyJet reports first-half loss but prepares for summer rebound | News

easyJet has warned losses for the six months to March 31st could total £690 to £730 million as Covid-19 continues to take a huge toll on the aviation sector. The huge figures...

Israel to reopen to group travel in mid-May | News

Israel will be reopening its borders to international travellers on May 23rd after more than a year. However, visitors will have to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 and will be expected...

The St. Regis Dubai, the Palm to open next month | News

The St. Regis Dubai, the Palm has opened to bookings ahead of its opening next month. Situated in the Palm Tower, on the Palm Jumeirah in Dubai, the property will offer...

Air Canada to return Covid-19 cancellation cash to passengers | News

Air Canada has said that eligible customers who purchased a non-refundable ticket for travel on or after February 1st last year, but did not fly, can now obtain a refund. Customers can...

Devmark Group to market Palm View Tower in Dubai | News

Devmark Group has been appointed to create the marketing strategy and direct the sales for the 43-storey Palm View tower in Dubai. Located just below the trunk of Palm Jumeirah, with...

Air Canada to return Covid-19 cancellation cash to passengers | News

Air Canada has said that eligible customers who purchased a non-refundable ticket for travel on or after February 1st last year, but did not fly, can now obtain a refund. Customers can...

New analysis warns uncertainty may slow return to travel | News

European operators were banking on summer 2021 providing an opportunity to start generating some much-needed income. However, many travellers have remained hesitant and the anticipated boom in travel may not occur...

Flemings Mayfair launches new Pietro Simone spa offering | News

Luxury hotel Flemings Mayfair has launched a new private skincare clinic in partnership with renowned skincare practitioner and facialist, Pietro Simone. Sister to Simone’s clinic in New York, the new Mayfair location...

Mövenpick Hotel Melbourne to open in May | News

Accor will welcome the second Mövenpick hotel in Australia with the opening of Mövenpick Hotel Melbourne on Spencer in May. The property is being developed alongside Fragrance Group Limited of Singapore. Situated...

Palace Hotel Tallinn joins Radisson Individuals | News

With a location at the entrance to the Old Town, Radisson Hotel Group has announced the opening of Palace Hotel Tallinn, a member of Radisson Individuals. Built almost 100 years ago and...

airBaltic sees passenger numbers slip in March | News

airBaltic carried 29,200 passengers in March, a fall of 79 per cent on the year before. In total, the Latvian airline performed 660 flights last month. Martin Gauss, chief executive of...

HVS: Hotel deals set for recovery after 2020 slump | News

Total European hotel transaction volume fell by 69 per cent in the year of the pandemic following a record high the previous year when €27 billion-worth of hotel deals were struck. According...

Eurowings adds new Russia and Georgia connections | News

Starting this summer, Eurowings will offer non-stop flights to Russia and Georgia. The airline will launch three new direct connections starting in July, flying passengers from Düsseldorf to Russia for the first...

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