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OLS Hotels & Resorts names John Dailey Hawaii Director of Sales

OLS Hotels & Resorts names John Dailey Hawaii Director of Sales OLS Hotels & Resorts, a hotel management company of 23 hotels and resorts throughout the U.S., announced the newest addition to its Hawaii team, Director of Sales John Dailey. In his new role, Dailey will be responsible for developing and implementing OLS Hotels & Resorts’ Hawaii sales strategy. Additionally, his diverse cultural background and bilingual speaking skills in English and... Read More
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Starbucks Hawaii: Rotten food from the garbage and warm leftover coffee

Starbucks is not the only one to blame when human decency in America is under attack. Pearlridge Mall on the island of Oahu is the second largest shopping mall in the State of Hawaii.  It’s far enough from the resort hotels, so visitors taking a bus or renting a car to explore the rest of Oahu don’t really find a lot of desire to visit Pearlridge Mall. This business center remains a very... Read More
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Maui’s Kahului Airport ranked US third best in on-time performance

Maui's Kahului Airport A new study revealed that Maui’s Kahului Airport (OGG) is one of the best airports in the country when it comes to on-time performance. OGG ranked the third best, with one of the lowest percentages of canceled flights (roughly 0.5%) for all of 2018. eTN Chatroom: Discuss with readers from around the world: Salt Lake City took the top spot. New York’s LaGuardia had the worst track record,... Read More
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Cardiac Arrest took PATA Life Member: Alwin Zecha, Founder Pacific Leisure Group

Alwin Zecha, Executive Chairman, Pacific Leisure Group. The funeral of Alwin Zecha, chairman and founder of Pacific Leisure Group, was held at Saturday at Rangsit Methodist Church and Crematorium in Bangkok, Thailand The Travel and Tourism industry lost one of the great pioneers of this industry.Alwin Zecha passed away on March 12 suffering cardiac arrest in the age of 82. eTN Chatroom: Discuss with readers from around the world: Mr. Zecha... Read More
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Presidential Emergency Order: Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 grounded in the United States

Airplanes are becoming far too complex to fly, says Trump US President Donald Trump issued an emergency order to ground all Boeing 737 Max 8 and also Boeing 737 Max 9. Flights on route to a destination are allowed to finish their trip and land. eTN Chatroom: Discuss with readers from around the world: It may take weeks to examine the black box of the crashed Ethiopian Airlines plane and the reason for the... Read More
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US Pilots alarmed: Boeing 737 Max 8 flight manual is criminally insufficient

The Flight Manual for the Boeing 737 Max 8 is inadequate and almost criminally insufficient. These are the words of an American Pilot. Boeing stocks are already down more than 10%, and the criminal and civil liability Boeing would have to face in case of another accident could be fatal for this giant. eTN Chatroom: Discuss with readers from around the world: Five US-based pilots utilized an anonymously reporting tool on issues... Read More
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Why President Trump loves Boeing Max 8 and why grounding may not be an option?

The management at Boeing Headquarter is waking up to a week that will bring great challenges and a PR a nightmare that is already unfolding big times. So far the giant airline producer in Seattle was literally speechless. This publication reached out to Boeing repeatedly without response. The company posted just one short press statement to their media room yesterday. It said: “Boeing is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of the... Read More
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President Trump loves Boeing Max 8: Vietjet means America First but Ethiopian Airline and China show leadership

The management at Boeing Headquarter is waking up to a week that will bring great challenges and a PR a nightmare that is already unfolding big times. So far the giant airline producer in Seattle was literally speechless. This publication reached out to Boeing repeatedly without response. The company posted just one short press statement to their media room yesterday. It said: “Boeing is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of the... Read More
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CEO Pilar Laguana is fantastic news for Guam Tourism

Pilar Laguana, an international tourism veteran, is now in charge of the Guam Visitors Bureau. She thinks out of the box, she has a global mindset, and she is a prominent figure in the global travel and tourism industry. The new president and CEO, Pilar Laguana, was appointed on February 15, 2018 to lead the most important industry in the U.S. territory – Guam. She took over from former GVB President... Read More
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DoubleTree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach hotel workers call for respect from management

DoubleTree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach hotel workers organized a public action in their hotel lobby this morning, demanding respect from management, safe workloads, and a fair process to decide whether to unionize. “Our decision to demand a fair process to decide whether or not to unionize was not about the money, but rather the respect. I have seen so much favoritism, inconsistency, and targeting at the DoubleTree. Whilst the bulls... Read More