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Cape Town winters are cool

According to the 2010/2011 ITB World Travel Trends Report, world travel bounced back from the downturn experienced during 2009, in 2010, and looks set to grow in 2011, driven predominantly by improvin

UK departure tax “short-sighted” and could shut down many British airports

The London-based World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has announced its opposition towards the revised UK Airport Departure Tax, citing the tax “will discourage long-haul travel, reduce UK spending

Tax on UK flight departures will discourage long-haul travel

"The UK Government's decision to increase the Air Passenger Duty (APD) for departures from UK airports from this coming November, shows that it continues to underestimate the economic importance of tr

Chinese jumbo aircraft company aiming for March take-off

(eTN) - China has set a March deadline to establish its first jumbo passenger aircraft company, as it moves to positions itself among countries technically capable of manufacturing large jets.