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Corona virus outbreak impacting France tourism majorly

France welcomes around 2.7 million Chinese tourists to the country each year. The new corona virus outbreak is impacting France hotels, restaurants and retailers of big-spending Chinese visitors. Also, France confirmed two new cases of the virus.       …

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European specialists team up to deliver new Shift2Rail cyber-security programme

An association of seven European specialist partners from France, Spain, Italy and The Netherlands has been selected to team up and deliver a new EU Shift2Rail Programme. Two 4SECURail teams have been formed to design a Computer Security Incident Response …

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London’s Biltmore Mayfair appoints Klaus Kabelitz as General Manager

London’s luxurious hotel property, The Biltmore Mayfair, recently appointed Klaus Kabelitz as the new General Manager of the hotel. Kabelitz holds over 35 years of experience in the luxury hotel and hospitality industry. He was previously working as a general …

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France to “activate” 70 extra hospitals for tackling a potential spread of corona virus

France would “activate” 70 extra hospitals in order to tackle a potential spread of corona virus Covid-19 with the virus already causing tourism in the country to decline by 30-40%.     France Health Minister Olivier Véran said that the objective is …

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Venice and Milan on high alert over corona virus spread

Both Venice and Milan are on high alert over fears of spreading of corona virus.     The Carnival of Venice is an annual festival held in Venice, Italy. The carnival ends with the Christian celebration of Lent, forty days before Easter, on Shrove Tuesday, the day before …

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Worcestershire finally opens the doors to its first railway station in 100 years

England’s Worcestershire finally saw the opening of its first new railway station in nearly 100 years on Saturday, the 22nd February 2020. The planning for the Worcestershire Parkway station began about 30 years ago. The execution and launch were followed by …

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Raffles Hotels extend partnership plan to work on new project, ‘The Owo’ in London

The Hinduja Group and Obrascon Huarte Lain Desarrollos or OHLD recently announced a partnership extension with luxury hotel group Raffles Hotels and Resorts. Back in the year 2017, Raffles hotels signed an agreement to manage a 125-room and suites flagship …

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UNWTO Places Tourism in the European Parliament

The Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) today addressed the European Parliament in the context of several high-level meetings aimed at placing tourism high on European Union’s agenda. Europe is the world’s most visited regions and home to international …

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Balearic government to explain ban on drunken tourism to the British Foreign Office

Balearic government Economic Model, Tourism and Employment regional minister Iago Negueruela is travelling to London for explaining the ban on drunken tourism to the British Foreign Office.       The recently approved verdict is aimed towards ending the kind …

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Cinque Terre in Italy comprises the most Instagrammed villages in the world

On the edge of the Italian Riviera not far from Genoa, the Cinque Terre is a group of five villages in a national park which is a UNESCO world heritage site.     As per an international listing by Farawayfurniture.com, …

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