Qatar’s Hamad International Airport receives ACI Airport Carbon Accreditation renewal for emissions reduction efforts

Doha, Qatar, 2023-Feb-23 — /Travel PR News/ — As part of the global airport industry response to the challenge of climate change, MATAR, the Qatar Company for Airport Operation and Management, successfully renewed its ACI Airport Carbon Accreditation Level-3 “Optimisation” for one more year. This successful recertification is a reassurance that the carbon management processes… Read the full press release

Alstef Group chosen as preferred partner for Edmonton International Airport’s Baggage System Modernization project

Edmonton, AB, 2023-Feb-23 — /Travel PR News/ — In late 2021, Edmonton International Airport (YEG) released a Request for Proposal (RFP) for their Baggage System Modernization project. The RFP process aimed to identify parties interested in partnering with YEG on strategic and innovative solutions for the airport’s Baggage Handling System (BHS) including modernization of the… Read the full press release

Marriott partners with IWF to fight online child exploitation, first-of-its-kind collaboration in hotel industry

Collaboration marks Marriott’s next step in journey to advance human rights BETHESDA, MD, 2023-Feb-23 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International announced today (FEBRUARY 22, 2023) it has joined forces with UK-based nonprofit Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) to combat online child exploitation by using technology solutions to restrict guest network access to websites with child… Read the full press release

IHG Hotels & Resorts partners with Tawanna Property for new voco hotel in Bangkok

voco Bangkok Surawong will open in 2025 following a full renovation Bangkok, Thailand, 2023-Feb-23 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG Hotels & Resorts, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, today (22 FEBRUARY 2023) announced the signing of voco Bangkok Surawong with Tawanna Property Company Limited, a leading real estate investor and developer in Thailand,… Read the full press release

IHG Hotels & Resorts announces new flagship boutique property in London under Hotel Indigo brand

Agreement is signed between IHG and the Lancaster Landmark Hotel Company, further enhancing the growth of lifestyle brand Hotel Indigo DENHAM, UK, 2023-Feb-23 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG Hotels & Resorts, one of the world’s leading hospitality companies, has announced an exciting new signing in London, UK, for its upscale boutique brand Hotel Indigo…. Read the full press release

Wyndham’s BOLD program makes groundbreaking strides, adding 18 hotels in just 6 months to advance Black hoteliers

Groundbreaking program works to welcome and empower Black entrepreneurs in hospitality PARSIPPANY, N.J., 2023-Feb-23 — /Travel PR News/ — Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest hotel franchising company with approximately 9,100 hotels in over 95 countries, today (February 22, 2023) announced the rapid expansion of its groundbreaking BOLDSM by Wyndham program. In just over six… Read the full press release

Qantas announces tens of thousands of new international reward seats for frequent flyers

Tens of thousands of new international reward seats to be released for frequent flyers from this Friday Qantas extends commitment of 50 per cent more international reward seat availability for another six months More than 5 million reward seats still available across Qantas and Jetstar over the next year Sydney, Australia, 2023-Feb-23 — /Travel PR… Read the full press release

Qantas unveils $100m plan to revolutionize lounge experience with new flagship lounge at Heathrow

Sydney, Australia, 2023-Feb-23 — /Travel PR News/ — Qantas will significantly enhance its network of lounges in Australia and overseas, elevating the pre-flight and transit travel experience for customers to a new level of luxury at key destinations. The $100-million investment features four brand new lounges, including a new flagship First Lounge at London’s Heathrow… Read the full press release

Qantas announces $10m grants program to support regional community projects across Australia

Sydney, Australia, 2023-Feb-23 — /Travel PR News/ — Qantas is inviting regional community groups across Australia to apply for a share of $10 million as part of its grants program, which opened today (21ST FEBRUARY 2023). The Qantas Regional Grants program will provide a total of $10 million in grants over five years – $2… Read the full press release

ANA and Joby to showcase air taxi services at 2025 World Expo in Osaka, Japan

The companies, who announced a partnership in Feb. 2022 to establish aerial ridesharing in Japan, plan to operate demonstration electric air taxi flights in and around the Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan site in 2025. Joby’s quiet, all-electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft is designed to carry four passengers and a pilot at speeds of… Read the full press release


Carina Toh, Director of Sales & Marketing for Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium

Singapore, 2023-Feb-23 — /Travel PR News/ — Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium, a 512-room hotel with halal and award-winning dining options in Singapore’s Tiong Bahru district, has appointed Carina Toh as Director of Sales & Marketing and Jonathan Lim as Director of Food & Beverage. Carina is an experienced hotelier with over a decade of experience… Read the full press release

Radisson Hotel Group opens stunning lakeside resort in Poland’s Ostróda for leisure and conferences

Brussels / Ostróda, 2023-Feb-23 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hotel Group opens its 18th hotel in Poland with its first Radisson Blu Resort in Ostróda. Radisson Blu Resort & Conference Center, Ostróda Mazury is located in a picturesque location directly on Lake Drwęca in the Masurian Lake District. The resort brings together the tranquility… Read the full press release

Vancouver Airport Authority and BCIT sign MOU to drive innovation through Digital Twin and Smart Campus Development

Richmond, B.C., 2023-Feb-23 — /Travel PR News/ — MOU will support development, advancement and implementation of innovation initiatives, including the airport’s Digital Twin and BCIT’s Smart Campus Development. Today (February 21, 2023), Vancouver Airport Authority and British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) came together to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). This new MOU strengthens… Read the full press release

Rural Tourism Projects in Aberdeenshire Boost Visitor Experience with Government’s Rural Tourism Infrastructure Funding (RTIF)

EDINBURGH, Scotland, 2023-Feb-23 — /Travel PR News/ — Projects to improve the visitor experience at two Aberdeenshire locations using Rural Tourism Infrastructure Funding (RTIF) have already brought benefit, according to feedback from visitors. St Cyrus NNR (National Nature Reserve) and Newburgh Seal Watching Experience both successfully applied for RTIF cash, with St Cyrus receiving more… Read the full press release