Thomas Cook Looks into Expanding Overseas

Posted on: November 30th, 2010 Posted by Abi Bray

Just recently the well-known British tour operator Thomas Cook has admitted that they have developed a plan that would see them expand globally. Pretty much, this would see Thomas Cook enter into such expanding markets as Russia and China. In Russia, the operator has agreed to create a joint venture with Intourist by taking a [...]

When smart phones first came out, people were not sure how it was going to affect different markets. For the most part, people saw that these smart phones were going to affect the business industry, allowing people to stay connected with the world no matter where they are. However, a new study by leading independent [...]

Medical tourism superbug detected in Denmark

Posted on: November 26th, 2010 Posted by Robert Jones

Denmark has become the latest country to report a case of a deadly superbug that is sweeping the world. According to reports in the country’s media, a 57-year-old woman contracted New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamese-1 (NDM-1) while hospitalised in Bosnia-Herzegovina for blood poisoning. The virus, which is resistant to almost all treatment, has so far been detected [...]

It now seems that officials from the Korea 2022 FIFA World Cup bid have claimed that the violence presently sweeping the region will have no impact on its campaign. They are, of course, referring to the fact that, just recently, North Korea fired dozens of artillery shells at Yeonpyeong, which is a South Korean island [...]

According to recent reports, the likelihood of another cabin crew strike at British Airways has recently increased. This news comes after the Unite union expressed dismay and anger over the suspension of a staff member at the airline. The Unite union said that a long-standing member of the cabin crew, Andrea Molton, has been suspended [...]

According to reports, the companies that have multimillion dollar contracts to supply American airports with body scanning machines have more than doubled their spending on lobbying in the last five years. They have hired several high profile former government officials to support them in Washington. L-3 Communications, which has sold about $39.7 million worth of [...]