Doha nominated at WTA for top business travel and sports tourism destination

Doha has been nominated in both leading business travel destination and sports tourism destination categories at the prestigious World Travel Awards (WTA) 2020.

A number of companies in Qatar’s travel, tourism and hospitality sectors have also been nominated in different categories of the awards which cover a broad spectrum including aviation, tourist attractions, hotels and resorts, meetings and events, travel agencies, tour operators and travel technology, among others.

Leading them

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Amazon Prime Day 2020: Top tips for navigating this year’s big sale events

The time has come for big-box retailers to roll out some of their biggest shopping events of the year.

While it might sound like a win-win for

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100 top Scots hotels demand Covid rule change in letter to Nicola Sturgeon

One hundred bosses from the biggest and most prestigious hotels in Scotland have written to Nicola Sturgeon demanding changes to controversial new Coronavirus restrictions.

Monday, 12th October 2020, 7:00 am

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Glasgow west end bars, pubs and restaurants protest new closure measures

Owners and mangers of the Prestonfield in Edinburgh, Glasgow’s One Devonshire Gardens, the Fairmont in St Andrews and Aberdeen’s Marcliffe are among the hospitality chiefs who have signed

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Global Cases Hit Daily Record; India Near the Top: Virus Update

(Bloomberg) — Daily virus cases around the world topped a record 350,000 on Friday, and infections are jumping in European countries including Germany and the Czech Republic.

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India continued on a trajectory to overtake the U.S. as the country with the most cases, as infections climbed to 6.91 million. European leaders sounded alarms about an epidemic untamed. Germany recorded 64 new coronavirus deaths, the most since May, while

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5 Houston luxury hotels take top spots on Conde Nast Traveler’s awards for best hotels in Texas

Magical getaways. Sumptuous digs. Over-the-top amenities. When a hotel lands on the coveted Conde Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards List for Top 20 Hotels in Texas in 2020, it has arrived at its zenith for a luxury hotel. Never a town to disappoint when it comes to luxury accommodations, H-Town is home to several exclusive, extravagant hotels, including five that have landed a top spot on the list.

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The top destinations in Africa for business travel

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More South African business travellers have started travelling into Africa, according to FCM Travel Solutions.

Bonnie Smith, General Manager FCM Travel Solutions revealed that travel to Kenya has picked up again, followed closely by Botswana and Zambia. Mozambique and Ghana have seen a revival when it comes to business travel from South Africa.

“After months

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Petra, Jordan ranked top of Lonely Planet’s Ultimate Travel List

LONDON, Oct. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ —

  • UK scores 34 spots in top 500 best places in the world, securing more than any other country
  • Lake District National Park named UK’s top experience
  • Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way highest new entry

Lonely Planet has ranked the top 500 unmissable global travel experiences helping to satisfy your wanderlust from the safety of an armchair.

According to leading global travel authority Lonely Planet’s

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Online Gambling: The Top 3 Markets Around the World

Top 3 Online Gambling Countries: Which Markets are the Biggest?
Online gambling is a massive industry that spans the globe and employs hundreds of thousands of people. While the industry is global, there are certainly some markets that are bigger and more valuable than others, while others restrict online gambling to a point where it can’t be considered as a legitimate industry at all. 

We set out to find out

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‘Handy Travel Mates’ Helps Travelers Find Top Luggage with Tips, Reviews, and More

'Handy Travel Mates' Helps Travelers Find Top Luggage with Tips, Reviews, and More

Handy Travel Mates helps consumers make informed decisions on travel bags, luggage, and even destinations

OCTOBER 6, 2020 – When wanderlust strikes, it’s imperative to be prepared with the best luggage. The team at Handy Travel Mates has come together, offering dynamic travel expertise, to create a website where travelers can find reviews and tips on travel bags and luggage, as well as an insider perspective of sought-after travel destinations.

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Top business leaders say the global economy is facing its worst crisis in 100 years



a man wearing a hat: MOSCOW, RUSSIA - OCTOBER 5, 2017: SABIC Vice Chairman and CEO Yousef Abdullah Al-Benyan attends the Russian-Saudi Investment Forum at the Ritz-Carlton Moscow Hotel. Sergei Bobylev/TASS Sergei BobylevTASS via Getty Images


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  • Business leaders from the engagement group Business Twenty (B20) have called for urgent reforms to be made if the global economy is to recover from its worst crisis in a century due to
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In Justice Ginsburg’s Footsteps: Seven Lawyers Fighting for Equality Around the World | Top News

By Anastasia Moloney, Kim Harrisberg, Roli Srivastava, Nita Bhalla and Rina Chandran

The late U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a champion of women’s rights and prevailed over systemic sexism in the legal ranks to become one of America’s best-known jurists.

Ginsburg cast key votes in landmark rulings securing gender equality, expanding gay rights and safeguarding abortion rights.

Across the world, other women trailblazers from Ethiopia and India

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US slaps sanctions on top Cuban general behind hotels

The US government on Wednesday slapped sanctions on a powerful Cuban general and business leader, in its latest move to heap pressure on Havana ahead of November elections.



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A policeman guides tourists in March 2020 in Havana, whose tourism industry is being targeted by the Trump administration

To secure a second term, US President Donald Trump needs to win Florida, where his Republican base includes many Cuban

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Super Junior D&E’s ‘Bad Liar’ Claims Top Spot On iTunes Charts Around The World

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  • Super Junior D&E’s “Bad Liar” is a special album version of their fourth mini-album
  • The album topped the iTunes Top Albums Charts in 13 regions internationally
  • A performance version of “No Love” will be released on Sept. 29

K-pop band Super Junior D&E has taken over the iTunes Chart across the world with its latest special album titled “Bad Liar” which was released on Sept. 28.

“Bad Liar”

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Protiviti’s New Edition of “Internal Auditing Around the World” Finds Today’s Top Chief Audit Executives Driven to Innovate

Internal audit functions that embraced new technologies, tools and methodologies prior to Covid-19 pandemic are better positioned to weather the ‘new normal’

MENLO PARK, Calif., Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — In the 16th edition of its Internal Auditing Around the World® profile series, global consulting firm Protiviti shares findings from in-depth interviews with chief audit executives of some of the world’s most well-known companies. Most of the interviews took

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Princess Anne Country Club listed among top 25 short courses around the world

When it comes to destination golf trips, short courses may not always get their proper due. But as the Princess Anne Country Club demonstrates, bigger isn’t always better.

In the September issue of Golf Magazine, the Princess Anne was recognized as one of the top 25 sub-6,000-yard courses in the world. The list, which features courses as far away as Iceland, Denmark, Australia, New Zealand and Japan, was chosen with

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Beach Hotels Market Analysis with Impact of COVID-19, Top Companies, Trends, Size, Growth, Share, Demand, Future Opportunity Outlook 2026

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Global “”Beach Hotels Market“”(2020-2026) status and position of worldwide and key regions, with perspectives of manufacturers, regions, product types and end industries; this report analyses the topmost companies in worldwide and main regions, and splits the Beach Hotels market by product type and applications/end industries.The Beach Hotels market trend … Read More

US travelers can visit Mexico’s top tourist destinations from just $144 round trip



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Editor’s note: As the travel industry reopens following COVID-19 shutdowns, TPG suggests that you talk to your doctor, follow health officials’ guidance and research local travel restrictions before booking that next trip. We will be here to help

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Our Favorite Things: 99 of our top spots in the South

Since Southbound debuted in 2013, our staff and contributors have logged thousands of miles, consumed millions of calories, and taken countless notes and photos to showcase the very best destinations around the region. Although every place we’ve covered is special, some left a particularly powerful impression. Here, we give you the best of the very best, our favorite spots in the South.

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New Ways Of Travelling: Top Tips For Business Travel

While it was tempting to pop the champagne, pack our bags and prepare for lift off after President Cyril Ramaphosa’s Wednesday evening address, it might not be quite so simple.

After six months of lockdown, Alert Level 1 is indeed a milestone but the reopening of our borders on 01 October doesn’t necessarily herald a return to normality. Indeed, travel may look very different for months to come.

Oz Desai,

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Top 10 Logistics Companies in the World

In this article we take a look at the biggest logistic companies in the world in 2019. Click to skip ahead and jump to 5 biggest logistic companies in the world.

The biggest logistics companies in the world are evidence that this is a major industry with global implications. While you might think that logistic companies hire many people because of the nature of the work and they’re still

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