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    Pink Martini promotes Oregon in Dublin

    Oregon Tourism teamed up with “Pink Martini” at their successful concert in Dublin’s National Concert Hall to promote the beautiful state of Oregon to the Irish public. The Oregon delegation comprised Petra Hackworth and Lisa Chamberlain, both from Oregon Tourism, together with Karen Viehoever, Travel Portland; Meg Trendler, Travel Lane County; and...

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    UK Government Reduces Ex-NI APD

    UK Chancellor George Osborne announced on Tuesday that Air Passenger Duty will be cut for passengers travelling on direct long-haul routes departing from airports in Northern Ireland. From 1st November 2011 the direct long-haul APD rate will be reduced to the short-haul rate, which is currently £12 per passenger in Economy Class...

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    Expedia Affiliate Network Partnership with Aer Lingus

    Expedia Affiliate Network has signed a long-term hotel supply partnership with Aer Lingus. Those booking flights on...

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    New International Travel Event for India in 2012

    At this month’s annual PATA Travel Mart in New Delhi, the Indian Minister for Tourism, Shri Subodh...

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    Visit USA Visits Dublin!

    A well-attended travel trade workshop, a lunch reception at Chapter One, an evening ‘Stars & Stripes’ reception...

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    Philip Airey New ITOF President

    At its agm this weekend, the Irish Tour Operators Federation elected Philip Airey of Sunway Holidays as...

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    Joe Walsh Tours 50th Anniversary

    To celebrate Joe Walsh Tours 50th Anniversary, a reunion organised by Grainne Caffrey (1986-95) of over 100...

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    Joe Walsh Tours 50th Anniversary

    To celebrate Joe Walsh Tours 50th Anniversary, a reunion organised by Grainne Caffrey (1986-95) of over 100...

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    Philip Airey New ITOF President

    At its agm this weekend, the Irish Tour Operators Federation elected Philip Airey of Sunway Holidays as...

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    One Stop Shop launches Three Brands

    It was a case of roof open or roof closed as Sharon Jordan of One Stop Shop...

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    United Golfers At Carton House

    The United Airlines inaugural United Cup got off to a flying start at Carton House last Wednesday. The format was 4-ball Stableford aggregate with two teams, one from Northern Ireland and one from the Republic of Ireland. Although the weather was less than kind, the standard of golf was high, with the home team...

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    BA and Qantas to Restructure London to Australia Flights

    Under a restructured British Airways / Qantas Joint Services Agreement, from early 2012 Qantas will cease to fly from Bangkok and Hong Kong to London, but will continue to serve these cities from Australia and will also continue Airbus A380 services from Melbourne and Sydney to London via Singapore, as well as...

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    Cathay Pacific CEO Comments on Cockpit Photographs

    Responding to the recent publication of photographs of two people having oral sex in a cockpit, John Slosar, Chief Executive of Cathay Pacific Airways, has said: “I can confirm that two members of our crew shown in compromising situations in photographs published recently in Chinese-language daily newspapers are no longer employees of...

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    Etihad Launches Flights to East Africa

    Etihad Airways has announced the start of flights to Nairobi, its first destination in East Africa. A daily service from Abu Dhabi to Nairobi will begin on 1st April 2012, operated by a two-class A320 aircraft with 16 Pearl Business Class and 120 Coral Economy Class seats. Nairobi becomes the 72nd destination...

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    Liberty Island to Remain Open While Stature of Liberty Gets One-Year-Long Renovation

    New York’s iconic Statue of Liberty will remain open through to 28th October 2011, its 125th anniversary when the celebrations will include music and special tours and programmes. The next day all interior spaces of the Statue of Liberty will close for approximately one year while upgrades are made to the 125-year-old...