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abcnews.go.com - Libby Cathey - Biden to travel to Buffalo following mass shooting
Biden to travel to Buffalo following mass shooting
ABC News

Assuming his role as consoler in chief, President Joe Biden will travel to Buffalo, New York, on Tuesday, to visit a community in mourning following Saturday's racially-motivated mass shooting at a supermarket that left 10 Black people dead, three…

thehill.com - Karl Evers-Hillstrom - Massive summer travel demand drives skyrocketing costs
Massive summer travel demand drives skyrocketing costs
The Hill

Most Americans are eager to travel this summer, but skyrocketing costs could upend their vacation plans. Airfares rose nearly 19 percent from March to April, according to recent Labor Department data, the largest month-over-month increase for plane…

cnn.com - By Barbara Starr, CNN Pentagon Correspondent  - US assesses North Korea preparing for possible long range missile test within days as Biden prepares to travel to Asia
US assesses North Korea preparing for possible long range missile test within days as Biden prepares to travel to Asia
CNN

(CNN) North Korea appears to be preparing for a possible intercontinental ballistic missile test within the next 48 to 96 hours, just as President Joe Biden is scheduled to travel to Asia, according to a US official familiar with the latest…

nytimes.com - Susan Dominus - A Time-Traveling Daughter Just Wants Some Time With Her Dad
A Time-Traveling Daughter Just Wants Some Time With Her Dad
The New York Times

THIS TIME TOMORROW, By Emma Straub If you could travel back to 1996 for 24 hours, how would you spend that time? Would you run around, frantic, grabbing people by the lapels, trying to warn them about the coming global heat wave, a fiction-based…

time.com - S. Mitra Kalita - How to Decide if Business Travel Is Worth it Right Now
How to Decide if Business Travel Is Worth it Right Now
Time

When the time it takes to decide whether to go on the business trip is longer than the trip itself… That was me last week, weighing rising Covid cases and multiple exposures with the real need to network, build brand awareness, and raise…

businessinsider.com - Tanya Chen - Travel influencers famous for their Instagram photos say they've seen big engagement drops as the platform pushes short-form video
Travel influencers famous for their Instagram photos say they've seen big engagement drops as the platform pushes short-form video
Business Insider

Instagram's preference for video and Reels has hurt many photo-focused travel influencers. Five creators said their engagement and reach had declined in recent months. Some are scrambling to learn video skills, while others are refocusing on their…

independent.co.uk - Simon Calder - A year on from the ending of the international travel ban, travel leaders speak out
A year on from the ending of the international travel ban, travel leaders speak out
The Independent

Paul Goldstein's first international journey of 2021 began with a trip from his home in Wimbledon, southwest London, to Heathrow. The tour leader, wildlife photographer and co-owner of a Kenya safari camp was travelling no further than the airport.

cbc.ca - Laura Osman  - Regular travel and current public health measures can't coexist: Canadian Airports Council
Regular travel and current public health measures can't coexist: Canadian Airports Council
CBC

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share by Email International arrivals at Canadian airports are so backed up, people are being kept on planes for over an hour after they land because there isn't enough space for the long lineups of travellers…

reuters.com - Canadian transport minister addresses traveler delays at airports
Canadian transport minister addresses traveler delays at airports
Reuters

May 17 (Reuters) - Canada's transport minister on Tuesday said authorities were working to address the long lines travelers were suffering at the nation's airports. 'We're working closely with CATSA & partners to address this,' Transport Minister…

businessinsider.com - Marta Biino - Travel influencers share the 2-page report they send brands after a paid campaign
Travel influencers share the 2-page report they send brands after a paid campaign
Business Insider

Brands are increasingly looking for ways to track the ROI of influencer-marketing campaigns. One way to track success is looking at a campaign's performance metrics. Here's the deck the creators behind TheLoversPassport send to brands with insights…

independent.co.uk - Helen Coffey - Is it safe to travel to Sri Lanka?
Is it safe to travel to Sri Lanka?
The Independent

Violent protests have been staged in Sri Lanka as the country faces an economic crisis. Troops have been ordered to open fire on looters after protesters set fire to a number of prominent politicians' houses in recent days. A country-wide curfew…

space.com - Elizabeth Howell - Watch the Humans to Mars Summit 2022: Red Planet travel and international relations take center stage
Watch the Humans to Mars Summit 2022: Red Planet travel and international relations take center stage
Space

A big Mars discussion is coming to Washington, D.C. starting Tuesday (May 17). The three-day event, hosted by Explore Mars, features panel discussions and speakers from across the space industry, as well as NASA and international entities. The…

smallbiztrends.com - 13 Top Travel Influencers
13 Top Travel Influencers
Small Business Trends LLC

Once you've gotten a handle on what's an influencer, it's time to think about how best to leverage their talent for business. If you're looking to create dynamic marketing campaigns, having an amazing influencer as part of your efforts can help.

scroll.in - Jeff Joseph - How the fight against a pipeline in Kerala travelled downstream
How the fight against a pipeline in Kerala travelled downstream
Scroll.in

O n a rainy October evening, Pradhu N sat in the verandah of his two-storey house in Puthenvelikkara, a village in Kerala's Ernakulam district, poring over a bunch of documents. The mango trees in his front yard glistened from the recent rains, and…

mainichi.jp - Tokyo stocks higher in morning on hopes for travel demand recovery - The Mainichi
Tokyo stocks higher in morning on hopes for travel demand recovery - The Mainichi
毎日新聞

TOKYO (Kyodo) -- Tokyo stocks rose Wednesday morning, tracking overnight advances on Wall Street and benefiting from gains in some inbound-related shares that were bought on hopes for a recovery in travel demand after the Japanese government said…

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