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Newly Launched Belmond Invites Guests To Discover A World Of Legendary Travel Experiences
Orient-Express Hotels Inc. 1st Floor Shackleton House 4 Battle Bridge Lane London, SE1 2HP United Kingdom Phone: +44 20 3 117 1300 Fax: +44 20 7 921 4777 Visit Website Orient-Express Hotels Ltd. today reveals its new brand identity, Belmond, ushering the company into an exciting new era by unifying its diverse collection of luxury hotels and travel ... (more)
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Halfway To Concord
Celebrate 20th anniversary of Black Diamond Brewery
Concord California's Black Diamond Brewery will celebrate 20 years of great beers starting March 22. In celebration of its success, Black Diamond Brewery will host a 20th Anniversary Birthday Bash on Saturday, March 22nd from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at its Brewery at 2470 Bates Avenue in Concord.
Festival brings 13 plays including 'Rupert' to DC
Rupert Murdoch is getting the cabaret treatment in a new play about his 60 years building a newspaper and television empire.
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WTM Latin America To Welcome Over 30 New Exhibitors for 2014
WTM Latin America 2014 will welcome more than 30 new exhibitors to this year's event, taking place on April 23 -2 25at the Transamerica Expo Centre, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
AkzoNobel Architecture Prize Presented in Brazil
Three winners of the inaugural AkzoNobel Architecture Prize were announced at a ceremony held in Brazil recently.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Augmented Reality: One of the Trendiest Trends in Package Design
First mover or fast follower? In the package design industry, choosing between these two options is often a terrifying task for even the most seasoned marketers and packaging managers.
Ricky Martin Films World Cup Promo In Rio, Enjoys The Sunset
The singer is in Rio de Janeiro filming the promo vid for this summer's World Cup in Brazil.
Pope sees banner first year, but expectations high
In this March 28, 2013 file photo provided by the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano, Pope Francis kisses the foot of an inmate at the juvenile detention center of Casal del Marmo, Rome.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Ricky Martin Arrives in Brazil to Film Promo for World Cup
Puerto Rican singer Ricky Martin is here to film a promotional video for this year's World Cup soccer tourney in Brazil and will remain in Rio de Janeiro for several days, Brazilian media said Monday.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Strong start for passenger demand in 2014.
The IATA announced global passenger traffic results for January showing a strong increase in demand; Total revenue passenger kilometers rose 8.0% compared to January 2013, an improvement over the December 2013 growth of 6.8% and the full year 2013 growth of 5.2%.
Kanye West Smiles at Paparazzi in Brazil, Manages to Nap in VIP...
According to E! Brazil, the rapper arrived in Rio de Janeiro early Saturday morning and was quite the delightful visitor by being very polite to those he interacted with and posing for selfies with everybody from the young fans to the local celebrities.
Kanye West does some self-promotion on his day off as he enjoys...
'I'm dying': Cameraman reveals final words of Steve Irwin and describes how Crocodile Hunter was stung hundreds of times by stingray until a barb went through his heart British shoe-bomber Saajid Badat to testify at New York trial of bin Laden's son-in-law who said 'a storm of airplanes would not abate' after 9/11 Women hurt less by sex than him ... (more)
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Trash and stink rise after Rio Carnival due to garbage strike
If the hangovers many are nursing after their annual Carnival celebrations weren't enough, residents of Rio de Janeiro awoke Wednesday to smelly streets, mounting household garbage and heaps of party refuse uncollected for a fifth consecutive day.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Tiger Global Checks In To Brazil's Hotel Urbano With $50M Round
The Brazilian online travel agency Hotel Urbano has gotten a 120 million Reais reservation from the powerhouse hedge fund investor Tiger Global Management and previous backer Insight Venture Partners .
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Salvador to stage World Cup carnival - Indiatalkies.com
Rio De Janeiro, March 7: Brazil's northeastern city of Salvador will stage an out-of-season Carnival in a bid to attract tourists during this year's World Cup, the media reported.
David Beckham lands in Rio de Janeiro ahead of this weekend's Carnival
Divorced father ordered to pay HALF his daughter's $225,000 Ivy League law school tuition despite pair falling out years ago Samba! David Beckham lands in Rio de Janeiro ahead of this weekend's Carnival and settles into his Ipanema Beach hotel David Beckham has touched down in the home of this year's World Cup to join the biggest party in Brazil - ... (more)
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US hosts Azerbaijan, Turkey, Nigeria in warmups
The U.S. Soccer Federation says the 13th-ranked Americans will host No. 93 Azerbaijan at San Francisco's Candlestick Park on May 27, then play No.
Groundbreaking Documentary Premieres Exploring Role of Women in Global Politics
Madame Presidenta: Why Not U.S.? , a new film exploring the increased role women are having in shaping new democracies and leading governments across the globe, will premiere on March 8, 2014 at the Carnegie Museum of Art Theater in Pittsburgh, PA at 8:00 p.m. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with the director, Heather Arnet, and a dessert ... (more)
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Abu Dhabi International Triathlon Sells Out
For the first time in its five-year history the Abu Dhabi International Triathlon has sold out, with 2,400 athletes from 68 countries set to make the start on March 15. "The huge demand for the event demonstrates a consistent rise in amateurs and elites looking for the ultimate triathlon challenge with 60 percent of racers registered from around ... (more)
Supermercados Disco SA in Retailing (Uruguay) - new company profile report published
The expansion plans include a second hypermarket in new premises at Punta Carretas Shopping, freeing some 2,200 sq m of its Disco Natural store.