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America: The land of the poor…gov’t ratings

Americans are growing tiresome of the constant bickering and blaming among factions of the United States government, as proven by a recent survey.

Zimbabwe claims “bid to sabotage UNWTO flops”

President [Robert] Mugabe yesterday took a swipe at the British and Americans for attempting to sabotage the 20th Session of the United Nations World Tourism Organization general assembly by making fa

Terrorism in Tanzania – tourists scared

TANZANIA (eTN) - As more details about recent terror incidents in northern Tanzania’s tourist city of Arusha are flowing through the media, the United States of America has issued a strongly-worded

Tanzania appoints three Goodwill Tourism Ambassadors in the United States

TANZANIA (eTN) - In an effort to promote Tanzania as an African tourist destination in the United States, the Tanzanian Minister for Tourism, Mr.

Brand USA and Orbitz Worldwide partner to promote US destinations

CHICAGO, Ill. - Orbitz Worldwide has launched a partnership with Brand USA in support of the nation's first global marketing effort to promote the United States as a premier travel destination.

37 countries pursuing shark and ray trade measures

WASHINGTON, DC - At least 37 countries, including the United States and Mexico, have proposed protections for ten shark and ray species under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Specie

American Airlines celebrates 70 years of service to Mexico

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines, A founding member of the oneworld® alliance, is proudly celebrating 70 years of service to Mexico.

Projected bookings from UK and Germany to USA

UNITED KINGDOM Travel Trade Barometer: British Travel Projected to Remain Flat through the End of 2012

Top ten America’s best small cities

These terrific small cities offer strong job opportunities, great schools, low crime, quality health care and a true sense of community 1. Carmel, IN WINNER Top 100 rank: 1

NTDC promises unprecedented boom in tourists traffic from USA

The Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation has assured that Nigeria would soon experience unprecedented boom in tourists traffic from the United States of America following reports that more than 70

Syria says no to foreign intervention

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan has taken a strong position against the intervention of foreign forces in Syria, and such a position is altogether different than the expectation of the United States th

HotelTravel.com and SiteMinder connectivity great news for hotels

PHUKET, Thailand – HotelTravel.com, a worldwide leader in online hotel reservations and travel content, and SiteMinder have successfully completed two-way XML connectivity for seamless online bookin

Iran and Pakistan keep working on IPI gas pipeline project

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (eTN) - The Chairman of the Iranian parliament, Mr. Ali Larijani, in his meeting with the Senate Chairman of Pakistan, Mr.

US-Pakistan relations gearing up

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (eTN) – After a lull, US-Pakistan relations are achieving a new dimension when, despite stiff opposition of the right wing Islamist political and religious parties, the Pakistan

US-Morocco 225-year partnership recognized in US Senate

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Yesterday, Senator Robert P. Casey, Jr.

American riverfront towns worth seeing

It's almost beach time! But the beach isn't the only way to cool off. After decades of decline and neglect, cities across America are embracing their riverbanks—and the results are refreshing.

Huntington Beach beaches named cleanest in United States

Huntington Beach, Calif. - The Natural Resources Defense Council’s annual assessment of cleanest and dirtiest beaches and lakes in the United States was released last week.

US must respect Pakistan legal courts

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (eTN) - It looks like Pakistani authorities have yet to decide that Osama bin Laden (OBL) was a terrorist or a hero for Pakistan.

Pakistan parliament demands US apology

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The Parliamentary Committee on National Security (PCNS) of Pakistan comprising of both houses of the Parliament - the National Assembly and the Senate - approved recommendations

Israeli counterfeit US visa ring busted

Police have arrested a group of con men they say arranged counterfeit tourist visas for dozens of Israeli youths currently in the United States illegally.

US drone crashes in Seychelles

Early this morning at approximately 1013 hours, a US remote-piloted MQ-9 aircraft took off from Seychelles International Airport on a routine patrol.

Kenya’s tourism: US operators deem Kenya one of the safest destinations

NAIROBI, Kenya - A group of top travel agents from the United States declared that Kenya was still one of the safest holiday destinations, said a statement from Kenya's ministry of tourism on Tuesday.

Your ticket to the US is here: visa lottery!

There are many ways to legally immigrate to the United States, but did you know that only one of them depends completely on luck?

German Convention Bureau using survey findings as basis for marketing strategy

FRANKFURT/MAIN, Germany & LAS VEGAS, Nevada - The close economic ties between Germany and the USA and great expertise in common key industries such as the automotive sector, pharmaceuticals, and finan

America remains the most admired country globally

NEW YORK - The United States continues to lead the world in global image, according to GfK Roper Public Affairs & Corporate Communications, a division of GfK Custom Research North America, and leading

New Costa Rican ad campaign targets US, Canadian tourists

The Costa Rica Tourism Board unveiled a new advertising campaign Thursday that aims to lure tourists in the United States and Canada to the isthmus by giving away $1 million worth of vacation packages

Seychelles President sends letter to US President in solidarity

On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York on September 11, 2001, Seychelles President Michel has sent a letter to President Barack Obama of

Kenya to discuss air links with United States

(eTN) - A bilateral meeting between the United States and Kenya at the end of September will have aviation on the agenda, it was understood from a source in Nairobi.

Ban welcomes measures announced by US to prevent genocide

The steps recently announced by President Barack Obama of the United States to strengthen his Government’s capacity to help prevent genocide and other mass atrocities are “promising” initiatives