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What Are the Travel Habits of Gay and Lesbian Travelers?

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What Are the Travel Habits of Gay and Lesbian Travelers?

The city of Munich is currently conducting travel and tourism market research online to find out more about the LGBT (lesbian gay bisexual transgender) market segment. The city is hoping to gain differentiated knowledge of the LGBT travel market, which will then be used to design suitable marketing strategies. Of particular interest to the city [...]

10,000 Terrorist Attacks in a Year: Report

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10,000 Terrorist Attacks in a Year: Report

The number of lives lost to terrorist attacks increased by 61% in a single year, according to the second edition of the Global Terrorism Index (GTI), rising from 11,133 in 2012 to 17,958 in 2013. The index also recorded a 44% increase in the number of terrorist incidents, rising from 6,825 in 2012 to 9,814 [...]

Who Will be London’s Official Guest of Honour? Search Launched

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Who Will be London’s Official Guest of Honour? Search Launched

Today Visitlondon.com, the official visitor guide to the capital, together with the Great Britain campaign, have launched an international search to find London’s Official Guest of Honour, who will have a chance to experience London. The winning guest will be invited to London in February 2015 and will: Open Tower Bridge, a famous bridge See [...]

The Economist Launches Its First Ever Daily Edition

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The Economist Launches Its First Ever Daily Edition

The Economist launches The Economist Espresso, the first daily edition in the publication’s 171-year history. The Economist Espresso was developed to serve as a complement to the weekly edition of the publication. Available via iOS and Android smartphone apps or as an e-mail, Espresso is positioned as a concise briefing designed to be read on [...]

Cromax Bike Team Netherlands Cycles for Make-A-Wish

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Cromax Bike Team Netherlands Cycles for Make-A-Wish

Cromax, one of the three global refinish brands of Axalta Coating Systems, has started a new initiative in the Netherlands – the Cromax Bike Team. The team’s aim is to offer Cromax customers in the Netherlands an accessible, easy and fun way to give back to the community. It offers busy bodyshop owners the opportunity [...]

25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

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25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

The countdown is on. From 7-9 November, 8,000 illuminated balloons will change Berlin’s face. They will line a “Lichtgrenze” (border of light) along the former path of the Berlin Wall from Bornholmer Straße, past Brandenburg Gate and Checkpoint Charlie. Residents will reminisce, while visitors will be amazed at how the Wall had separated what have [...]

David Beckham Raises a Toast to Travellers in Cannes

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David Beckham Raises a Toast to Travellers in Cannes

David Beckham, partner with Diageo in its new HAIG CLUB whisky, raised a toast to global travellers when he flew into Cannes Tuesday for TFWA World Exhibition & Conference 2014, an annual duty free trade show. Beckham’s surprise visit to the show was part of a world tour during which he is promoting HAIG CLUB, [...]

Missing Journalist’s Family Says British PM David Cameron Did Not Help

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Missing Journalist’s Family Says British PM David Cameron Did Not Help

The family of a missing British journalist, Michael Dixon, will on Saturday (18 October) mark five years since he vanished in Costa Rica. Michael walked out of his hotel one evening in the seaside town of Tamarindo and never came back. His brother’s own efforts turned up several leads which indicate he was the victim [...]

Ukraine Is to Russia what Syria Is to America

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Ukraine Is to Russia what Syria Is to America

As the things are developing, it appears that both Russia and the U.S. are hell-bent to grab what doesn’t belong to them. While the U.S. is unnecessarily meddling with the internal affairs of Syria under the pretext of attacking the ISIL militants, Russia has annexed Ukraine with the aim to extend its regime in a [...]

News Corp Opens Its New London Headquarters

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News Corp Opens Its New London Headquarters

News Corp’s new headquarters in London was officially opened Tuesday by the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson and News Corp executive chairman, Rupert Murdoch and chief executive, Robert Thomson. News Corp has a 30-year lease on The News Building, which is located next to The Shard near London Bridge. The 17-story building will house some [...]

Pope Francis Working to Increase Education Opportunities

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Pope Francis Working to Increase Education Opportunities

United Way Worldwide signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Scholas Occurentes, an initiative started by Pope Francis to improve education by integrating communities around the world through shared purpose and goals. United Way made this announcement today, Sept. 11. The partnership seeks to create education opportunities for all people and will focus on connecting teachers, [...]

Oleksandr Klymenko Critical of Ukrainian Military Tax

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Oleksandr Klymenko Critical of Ukrainian Military Tax

Former Ukrainian Minister of Revenues and Duties Oleksandr Klymenko offered his assessment of the recently enacted military tax to support ongoing army activity in the strife-torn Eastern regions of Ukraine. “I’m not going to enter into a debate about the fairness of this new tax, which places the burden of military actions on the shoulders [...]

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