Tag: embargo

Trump’s regime rolls out new Cuba travel restrictions , bans educational, cultural trips

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019 00:25

US Government announced new extensive restrictions on travel to Cuba by United States citizens, effectively banning most of educational and recreational travel. The Treasury Department said in a statement that ... Read More

What do new Cuba travel restrictions mean to US travelers?

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019 15:45

On Wednesday, April 17, the Trump administration announced that it would be issuing new rules about non-family travel to Cuba. For those who have already planned such a trip - ... Read More

Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- April 6, 2019 20:45

The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is a trade association that represents hotel owners. As of 2018, AAHOA has approximately 18,000 members who incredibly own about half the 50,000 ... Read More

American Airlines imposes bag embargo on flights to Dominican Republic and Haiti

editor editor- January 15, 2010 07:21

American Airlines said today it will impose a 30-day bag embargo on all excess, oversize, and overweight baggage on flights to Santo Domingo, Santiago, and Puerto Plata in the Dominican ... Read More

Sudanese passports now permit travel to Israel

editor editor- October 19, 2009 09:45

Changes in the new biometric passports issued by the Sudanese government indicate that a discriminatory phrase has been removed, making way for southern, and northern Sudanese citizens to finally trav Read More

New US administration must translate words into action, Cuba tells UN

editor editor- September 30, 2009 07:06

Cuba’s Foreign Minister told the General Assembly yesterday that it is still waiting for the global optimism generated by the new United States administration to be translated into action, calling ... Read More

AA announces summer box and bag embargo on certain flights

editor editor- June 1, 2009 05:18

American Airlines and its regional affiliate American Eagle Airlines are putting in place a box and bag embargo on flights to selected destinations between 6 June and 25 August 2009. Read More

Summer box and bag embargo to begin on American Airlines

editor editor- May 29, 2009 05:29

Summer is fast approaching, so American Airlines and American Eagle, its regional affiliate, are reminding customers about the box and bag embargo on flights to certain destinations from June 6 ... Read More

Caribbean cannot base tourism on US embargo against Cuba

editor editor- April 20, 2009 03:35

US President Barack Obama has fulfilled a promise made to Cuban-Americans during last year's presidential campaign to ease travel restrictions allowing them to visit Cuba as they wish, and to ... Read More

Cuba says it’s ready to receive US tourists

editor editor- December 15, 2008 03:21

HAVANA -- Cuban Vice President Carlos Lage said that the island's society is ready to receive tourists from the United States in the event that Washington liberalizes tourist travel there, ... Read More

American Airlines reminds passengers about limits on baggage and boxes

editor editor- June 3, 2008 07:28

Summer is fast approaching, so American Airlines, a founding member of the global oneworld(R) Alliance, and American Eagle, its regional affiliate, are reminding customers about the box and bag embargo ... Read More

Port controller says Cuba need not be a threat to Bahamas tourism

editor editor- March 4, 2008 04:05

The marina and cruise ship industry in The Bahamas would not be in jeopardy should the economic embargo the United States has on Cuba be lifted, Bahamas Port Authority Controller ... Read More

Cuba cruise visitors plunge 90 percent after Castro’s comments, US buyout

editor editor- January 27, 2008 12:41

NEW YORK - The number of cruise ships visiting Cuba has plummeted nearly 90 percent since 2005, after Fidel Castro complained that the industry did little more than flood the ... Read More