Tag: woes

Bugoma Forest must remain, says Uganda’s President, but conservationists not celebrating just yet

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- May 18, 2019 17:45

Following a sustained campaign over a court ruling to lease Bugoma Forest to Hoima Sugar Works last month, Uganda President Museveni has pronounced that Bugoma Forest must remain. This follows ... Read More

Tourists are cashing in on Argentina’s economic woes

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2019 15:22

International travelers are flocking to Argentina, taking advantage of the poorly performing peso to boost the value of their holiday spending money, according to latest data. Bookings for March to ... Read More

Confronting world tourism’s changing economic times

Dr. Peter E. Tarlow Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- January 3, 2019 01:03

There is little doubt that the tourism industry is facing some interesting and challenging times. Read More

Suspended! Fastjet airline services in Tanzania

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- December 18, 2018 01:59

Fastjet airline officials said late last week that its flights would be canceled through the end of January. Read More

Long-haul international flights suspended by Mexicana

editor editor- August 10, 2010 03:37

Woes continue for Mexico's oldest airline, Mexicana, which announced on Monday the indefinite suspension of all but one of its long-haul international flights to destinations in Europe, North America Read More

Jet Airways: Strike is over, woes go on

editor editor- September 15, 2009 05:52

Air travelers in India let out a collective sigh of relief on Sept. Read More

Drop in tourism adds to Egypt’s economic woes

editor editor- May 20, 2009 04:18

A slump in tourism is aggravating Egypt's economic woes and affecting the lives of those who depend on the industry for a living. Read More

US airline labor tensions grow; Judge rules vs UAL pilots

editor editor- November 19, 2008 02:27

CHICAGO - From picketing ground workers and flight attendants to disgruntled leaders of a pilot's union, labor issues are heating up at US airlines. Read More

Airline industry woes in Europe

editor editor- September 18, 2008 03:40

Greece said on Wednesday it would close Olympic Airlines and relaunch it as a private company, ending years of wrangling with Brussels over the loss-making state airline. Read More

Global airline woes hit the Asia-Pacific

editor editor- May 6, 2008 02:41

NEW International Air Transport Association figures suggest the malaise affecting the US airline industry may be spreading to the Asia-Pacific. IATA's March traffic figures show that global traffic growth in ... Read More

Major airline woes are impacting regional carriers

editor editor- May 5, 2008 03:51

As the industry's executives gather this week at the Regional Airline Assn.'s annual conference in Indianapolis, they - and some of the small communities they serve - have plenty to ... Read More

Airline woes and predatory price fixing for all

editor editor- April 13, 2008 07:36

Don't be fooled. The bankruptcies, mergers and consolidations among the major airlines are going to cost passengers more money and make travel even more of a nightmare than it already ... Read More