S.S. Sphinx now sailing on the Nile for Uniworld

Uniworld Boutique River Cruises has released images newest ship, the S.S. Sphinx, as it begins sailing on the Nile in Egypt. Gourmet venues onboard include a private dining room and an al fresco experience on the upper deck. The vessel [...]

Fiji latest destination to reopen to tourism

The island paradise of Fiji, known for its incredible scenery and warm, welcoming people, will be open to visitors once again starting this December. After nearly two years of being closed to the outside world, Fiji is more than ready to [...]

Saudi Arabia unveils plans for the Rig tourism project

The Public Investment Fund (PIF) of Saudi Arabia has announced plans for the Rig, a new tourism project. Inspired by offshore oil platforms, the development will be located in the Arabian Gulf and will span a combined total area of more [...]

Pakistan president opens Expo 2020 pavilion in Dubai

Arif Alvi, president of Pakistan, has inaugurated the Pakistan pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai. The president later spoke to the Expo News Service about what this means for his nation, and said: “It’s a tremendous project bringing the countries [...]

Mercury Lounge ready to offer guests a taste of Sicily in Dubai

Mercury Lounge has reopened its doors at Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach and is offering guests a taste of charming Sicily. The rooftop venue that socialites have come to love continues its tradition of an evolving menu and [...]

Hayes to continue as IATA chair for further year

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has confirmed that Robin Hayes, chief executive of JetBlue, will continue his duties as chair of the IATA board of governors until next year. He will stay in the role until the conclusion [...]

Uganda celebrates national day at Expo 2020 Dubai

Uganda has celebrated its national day at Expo 2020 Dubai with a flag-raising ceremony at the stage of nations in Al Wasl Plaza. There were also speeches, cultural performances and a briefing at the Business Connect Centre. Ugandan president, [...]

Minh Tien Group takes centre stage at Expo 2020

Minh Tien Group has introduced its the ‘circular economy model’ to audiences at Dubai Expo 2020. The company, a member of the Vietnam Coffee – Cocoa Association, took centre station during the opening of the Vietnam pavilion over [...]

Vietnam celebrates opening of Expo 2020 pavilion in Dubai

Vietnam has unveiled its pavilion as Expo 2020 gets underway in Dubai. With the theme ‘Distilling the Past, Shaping the Future,’ the location will explore the innovations that are transforming Vietnamese lives. It will also seek to [...]

The Travel Corporation founder Stanley Tollman dead at 91

Stanley Tollman, founder and chairman of the Travel Corporation (TTC), has died at the age of 91 following a battle with cancer. Tollman created and presided over the successful international travel group which encompasses more than 40 [...]