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  1. Virgin Limited Edition extends its relationship with Xn Hotel Systems ...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Hospitality Net

    Virgin Limited Edition extends its relationship with Xn Hotel Systems to include hosting services, spa/activity management and an extended portfolio "Limited Edition" usually implies something extraordinary and rare which offers something better, more exclusive and more desirable... well, that's exactly what Virgin Limited Edition does! Virgin Limited Edition is Sir Richard Branson's collection of stunning retreats. It includes a private island, mountain retreat, game reserve, catamaran, lodge, tented camp, vineyard, restaurant, and a private members club.


  2. Ancient Petra sees few visitors as Jordan tourism declinesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

    Yet nearby hotels stand virtually empty these days and only a trickle of tourists make their way through a landmark canyon to the Treasury building where scenes of one of the "Indiana Jones" movies were filmed. Petra's slump is part of a sharp decline in tourism as Jordan's economy pays a price for regional turbulence and its high-profile role in the U.S.-led battle against Islamic State militants next door.


  3. CU PresentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Camera

    The Soweto Gospel Choir of South Africa will perform a special holiday program for CU Presents on Dec. 11. To order tickets or for more information, including dates for the Takacs Quartet series on Sunday afternoons and Monday evenings, call 303-492-8008 or visit . CU Presents, the performing arts event series affiliated with the University of Colorado's College of Music, is planning a typical diverse Artist Series for 2015-16 that includes a jazz program featuring the music of Michael Jackson.


  4. Safari Tourist From Australia Survives An Attack By A Lion In South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | International Business Times

    This Australian safari tourist would have hoped for a far better and less terrifying adventure in South Africa. But he was mauled by a lion on his trip instead.


  5. Virgin Limited Edition extends its relationship with Xn Hotel Systems ...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Bottom Line

    HFTP is the premier global professional association serving members in hospitality careers. Since 1952, HFTP's mission has been to provide members with superior networking opportunities, industry-leading events, comprehensive certification programs, unique educational opportunities, and other essential resources for professional growth.


  6. Nigeria: Turning Nigerian Airports Into a Regional HubRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    No doubt, Nigerian aviation is underperforming relative to its capability. For instance, relative to Nigeria's gross domestic product of N80.3 trillion , Nigerian aviation contributes a meagre $0.7 billion or 0.4 per cent to the GDP, though it has the potential to contribute in excess of 5 per cent to the GDP and can support in excess of one million jobs.


  7. Dubai Chamber organised Ethiopia Trade Mission discusses bilateral tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AME Info

    Dubai Chamber Representative Office in Addis Ababa organised outbound trade mission is attended by over 31 Ethiopian government officials and business delegates As part of its efforts to attract foreign investments to Dubai and to promote Dubai as a global business centre, the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry organised a strong Ethiopian Government and business leaders' delegation through its Representative Office in Addis Ababa in cooperation with the Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce and Sectorial Association at the Chamber head office recently.


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    3 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates , is now able to provide enhanced access to and from South Africa following the launch yesterday of a new daily service between Johannesburg and Abu Dhabi by its codeshare partner, South African Airways . A delegation of senior SAA management, South African government officials and visiting travel trade and media representatives, was welcomed to Abu Dhabi when flight SA 278 touched down on schedule at Abu Dhabi International Airport at 8.25pm last night.


  9. An added hurdle: will Gulf tourists still come to Egypt after its imposed visa requirement?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Mahmoud said that Egypt's new visa rule and tighter control of its security issue boosts tourists' confidence in the country. An overhaul of Egypt's visa system announced last week is unlikely to keep Gulf residents from jetting off to see the pyramids this summer.


  10. MTN awards outstanding Ugandan womenRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New Vision

    By Vision Reporter The 2015 edition of MTN Women in Business Awards have seen Mrs. Barbara Ofwono, the proprietor of Victorious Schools scoop the overall Award of MTN Women in Business SME CEO of the year, applause for outstanding use of MTN Business's overall service /prepositions to grow her business from one small outfit to the current chain of Victorius schools. Other winners, who walked away with accolades at a dinner held at Serena Hotel Saturday night, were Lindsay Handler, the owner of Fenix International who took the MTN Women in Business Award for Excellence in Financial Services Award.


  11. South Africa: No Helicopter Use By President Zuma's FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    The Presidency and the South African National Defence Force have dismissed reports that alleged family members of President Jacob Zuma made use of a military helicopter for personal travel between Durban and Nkandla. "At no point has the SA Air Force helicopter been used to transport family members.


  12. Global professional services firm chooses Video Arts e-learning for cross-border trainingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR Log

    Global professional services firm Maitland Group is using e-learning to provide engaging and consistent soft skills development for a professional and technical audience of 863 staff across Europe, the United States and South Africa. PRLog - March 30, 2015 - HAMMERSMITH, U.K. -- Maitland Group, a global provider of legal, tax, fund and investment advisory services, is using a new series of e-learning courses from Video Arts to provide consistent management and interpersonal skills development across Europe, the United States and South Africa.


  13. Cherries trio earn international capsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Vital Football

    AFC Bournemouth trio Shaun MacDonald, Matt Ritchie and Tokelo Rantie all represented their countries at international level over the weekend. Matt Ritchie won his second international cap as he made his competitive debut for Scotland against Gibraltar.


  14. NSW Waratahs face a non-stop journey to Super Rugby finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    It is probably a good thing for the Waratahs if their playing ranks are "brain-washed to try and think week-to-week", according to back-rower Stephen Hoiles. After this week's bye, the Super Rugby champions may face the prospect of playing a record 13 back-to-back games if they make the title-deciding final via the qualifying final.


  15. Revenge on Spanish minds for Netherlands friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    European champions Spain travel to face the Netherlands in a friendly on Tuesday with the pain from their 5-1 thrashing at the hands of the Dutch at last year's World Cup still fresh in the memory. The hammer blow delivered by Louis van Gaal's men in Salvador last June was one from which Spain never recovered as their defence of the title they won with a 1-0 final victory over the Netherlands four years previously in South Africa ended after just two games.


  16. Walks on the wild sideRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Nation

    The adrenaline is pumping, and your pulse is racing. Barely 20 metres away, a spotted animal is dozing under an umbrella thorn tree.


  17. Super Rugby Power Rankings - Week 7Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    The Hurricanes show rolls on, the win streak now six, and counting. There were also quality bounce-back victories for the Highlanders and Chiefs and more misery in the Blues' season from hell.


  18. Strong dollar spurs tour rebates, more travel abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    With the dollar strengthening against many foreign currencies, travel abroad may be cheaper than in the past, inspiring tour operators to offer booking rebates and increase departures. Because most outfitters contract for hotels and transportation a year or more in advance of travel, several are kicking back their exchange rate savings as incentives.


  19. Music Review Disparate styles converge and flow in the Nile ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Musical fusion is viewed too easily as a western fad, when in fact it has been a common condition for as long as practitioners of one cultural tradition have discovered useful things to adopt from another. For the Nile Project, a joyous collective whose dozen members represent 11 countries of Africa's Nile basin, melding disparate practices and styles is not an end in itself, but a means by which to manifest a utopian appeal for comprehension and cooperation, extending past the humanities to embrace political, economic, and environmental concerns.


  20. Hello and welcome to SeychellesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    Clad in my life jacket with a snorkel mask in my hand, I have never felt this excited and scared at the same time. It has been a rather choppy sea as the speed boat is literally tossed around by the waves like a juggler playing with his toys.