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Hong Kong Demonstrations cause a 5.4% drop in flight bookings from Asia

A report from ForwardKeys, which analyses over 17 million flight bookings a day, has revealed that the recent wave of demonstrations in Hong Kong, against the controversial extradition bill, has had the effect of deterring people from making plans to visit the city.

Jurassic World—The Ride opens

Jurassic World—The Ride opens at Universal Studios Hollywood

It’s official: Universal Studios Hollywood’s mega attraction “Jurassic World—The Ride” opens and It Just Got Real. “Jurassic World—The Ride” debuts an original storyline that takes place within the theme park as depicted in Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment’s film, JURASSIC WORLD, on the day the Indominus rex escapes.

Electroland Returns to Disneyland Paris

Electroland Returns to Disneyland Paris in 2020

Disneyland Paris has announced that following the success of this year’s edition, Electroland will return to the resort the weekend of 4 July, 2020. This year, Electroland came back with the theme “Enter the Jungle”, inspired by The Lion King & Jungle Festival inviting guests to enjoy roaring DJ sets by Steve Aoki, Alesso, Armin Van Buuren and more!

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5 Products That Have Improved Safety in the Transportation Industry

If you own a company that has a fleet of vehicles, you know how important it is to keep tabs on your drivers and vehicles to make sure everything is running smoothly and safely. After all, your business depends on it. There are many revolutionary inventions and products that have vastly improved the safety of the transportation industry. But for many of these products, we simply take them for granted since they’ve become the norm.

Gen Z traveler releases results of its Global Research on Gen Z travelers releases the most comprehensive global research into the wants and needs of the next generation of global travelers - Gen Z. With the power to shape the future, Gen Z (aged 16-24) is coming of age and are on their way to discovering the world. Already the subject of much speculation, many have assumed how this generation will behave, but what do they actually have to say for themselves?

Vietnam Tourist Arrivals in 2019

Vietnam Tourist Arrivals Reach 8.5 million in 2019

Vietnam welcomed a growing number of international travelers in the first half of 2019. According to the arrivals data, total international tourists visiting the South Asian country counted 8.48 million; reflecting a 7.5% increase compared to the same period last year.

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ForwardKeys forecasts a tourism boom in Madagascar

A study undertaken by ForwardKeys, which analyses over 17 million flight booking transactions a day, reveals that Madagascar, which is a magnet for nature-loving tourists thanks to its unique flora and fauna and its unspoilt, authentic character, looks set to experience a tourism-driven boom this year. Visitor arrivals in Madagascar in 2018 were 8% up on the previous year and they are 19% up in the first five months of 2019.

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Japan and Singapore Share Top Spot as World's Most Powerful Passports

Japan and Singapore hold onto top spot on the Henley Passport Index, with a visa-free/visa-on-arrival score of 189. This latest ranking of passport power and global mobility – which is based on exclusive data from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) – marks the culmination of an 18-month long winning streak for both countries, after they unseated Germany from its long-held 1st position at the beginning of 2018.