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Tacloban airport resumes full operations

December 17, 2017 2:35 pm

The Tacloban Airport has resumed its full operation at 5 a.m. on Sunday after the area has been cleared of obstructions. The Department of Transportation (DoTr) on Friday temporarily suspended the airport’s operation after fallen trees blocked the access road leading to the airport as tropical storm “Urduja” battered Visayas....

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Cyprus Cabbies in work stoppage Wednesday

December 17, 2017 2:18 pm

Nicosia and Larnaca taxi drivers announced on Sunday they will stage a two-hour work stoppage on Wednesday outside Larnaca airport. The work stoppage will be between 8.30 am and 10.30 am on Wednesday in protest against “the illegal activities of companies at the Larnaca airport” that affected the cab profession...

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Limited catering on Fiji Airways flights

December 17, 2017 2:16 pm

GUESTS traveling onboard Fiji Airways for the next few days are being advised that there will be limited catering onboard. A statement by the airline says this is due to industrial action by their ground handling and catering providers.

Strike shuts Dakar airport a week after grand opening

December 15, 2017 7:51 pm

Flights to and from Dakar’s brand-new airport were cancelled on Friday after air traffic controllers went on strike just eight days after it opened. Controllers announced they would strike for 24 hours from 0001 GMT Friday, Blaise Diagne International Airport’s operators, LAS, said in a statement. The company “deplores the...

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The Hottest Destinations for New Year’s Eve

December 15, 2017 6:14 pm

The Hottest Destinations for New Year’s Eve PHOTO: New Year fireworks in Los Angeles. (photo via Flickr/Shane) For those who view New Year’s as a time to get out of Dodge, luxury travel network Virtuoso has a host of destinations—plus tips—for where and how to enjoy New Year’s Eve. The...

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Knifeman shot at Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport

December 15, 2017 6:11 pm

Image copyrightAFP Dutch police say they have shot and arrested a man who wielded a knife at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport. The emergency prompted the authorities to evacuate part of Schiphol, one of Europe’s biggest airports. No other injuries were reported. Schiphol Plaza, a shopping area near passport control, was temporarily...

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Melbourne installs security warning system across city

December 11, 2017 10:11 am

Image copyrightGetty ImagesImage caption Concrete bollards were recently installed in Melbourne as part of the security upgrade Authorities in Melbourne, Australia, have installed loudspeakers that are designed to warn the public in the event of an emergency. Police will use the speakers – to be deployed in more than 90...

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