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Cruising dynamic to NSW economy: Carnival

The cruising industry is a “dynamic” asset to the New South Wales economy, according to Carnival chief executive Ann Sherry, with turnover expected to triple in the industry to up to $1.3 billion by ...

Joyce lands charity Cookoff

The Australian flag carrier’s chief executive, Alan Joyce will be stepping out of the airline business and into the world of food next month to help raise funds for disadvantaged people.

Quake shakes Peru’s south

Flights are still operating out of Peru’s international and domestic airport, Jorge Chávez International Airport after a 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck the country’s southern coast yesterday.

Meetings Africa 2012 is open for business

Almost 200 international buyers from around the world are expected to attend Meetings Africa 2012, which takes place at the Sandton Convention Centre from 28 February to 1 March 2012 and features the...

Laos river tubing, turbulent waters

While most visitors leave Vang Vieng with nothing more serious than a hangover, the once tranquil setting in Laos is now a craze of river tubing and riverside bars, making this latest ‘must do’ activ...

Cuba at capacity, tourism boom

Cuba is experiencing a tourism boom with more than 2.7 million visitors in 2011, an increase of 7.3 per cent on the same period in 2010, stretching the Caribbean Island’s ability to accommodate deman...