Archive for February, 2005
In May 2005 the Dutch will celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the liberation of HollandÂ (May 1945) by the Allied forces. Canadian veterans are invited to participate in the many events organized to say thanks to the Hollandâ€™s liberators.
YTL Hotels and Resorts is proud to announce the March 2005 grand opening of Spa Village Kuala Lumpur, a dedicated spa that offers an impressive array of Southeast Asian healing traditions. The spa concentrates on the ancient holistic techniques of the Nusantara region of Asia, the archipelago that stretches from Myanmar to Peninsula Malaysia and [...]
Explore The Baltic On Holland America Line: Sail to St. Petersburg with the â€śBest Cruise Line for Europeâ€ť
For Holland America Line, with more than a 130 years of sailing experience, Europe isnâ€™t just another destination, itâ€™s home. Intriguing 10-day â€śGems of the Baltic,â€ť 12-day â€śTreasures of Scandinavia and Russia,â€ť and a 12-day â€śVikings & Czarsâ€ť itinerary showcases the lineâ€™s expertise.
Auckland International Airport Limited (AIAL) announces today that it has appointed Robert Sinclair as its new chief financial officer reporting to Don Huse, chief executive officer.Â He will take up his new position on 4 April.
The stars of the silver screen will mingle with the stars in the sky as Princess presents a new way to enjoy Hollywood’s biggest party. For the first time, Princess will broadcast the Academy AwardsÂ® on its new “Movies Under the Stars” outdoor movie screens. OscarÂ® fans aboard Caribbean Princess and Grand Princess on February [...]
As Marriott International Inc. expands internationally, it plans to focus on continental Europe, while predicting accelerated growth in China and India, its chief financial officer said on Thursday. Marriott will add about six or seven hotels in China annually over the next few years, but growth could be much faster, CFO Arne Sorenson said at [...]
David Browne eTN London The budget airline Ryanair has placed an order for 140 aircraft with the American plane-maker, Boeing. 70 are firm orders for Boeing 737-800 planes valued at over US$4bn and 70 options. The first planes will be delivered between 2008 and 2012. The latest order brings the total Ryanair order book up [...]
Qatar Airways has begun a strategic partnership with the World Economic Forum to host the Arab Competitiveness Round Tables in Doha. Following is information about this special opportunity. Please contact me if you have any questions or would like more information.
Phi Phi Island Village on Lo Ba Kao Bay on Phi Phi Island, Thailand surprisingly survived the tsunami that destroyed most parts of Ton Sai and Lo Dalam Bay. It is quite unbelievable that the resort sustained just a tiny amount of damage and today it is ready to welcome guests, despite the mere handful [...]
Kempinski Hotels & Resorts, the worldâ€™s oldest luxury hotel collection, has been chosen to operate the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, officially opening in March of this year.Â Geneva-based Kempinski was selected because of its century-long experience managing legendary hotels such as the Adlon in Berlin, the Vier Jahrezeiten in Munich, the [...]