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No election fever in Romanian village thriving with EU funds

NO ELECTION FEVER IN ROMANIAN VILLAGE THRIVING WITH EU FUNDS

LUNCAVITA, Romania - In 2014, the Romanian village of Luncavita had one of the lowest voter turnouts in the country for the European...

Climate change is hot topic in the European Parliament vote

CLIMATE CHANGE IS HOT TOPIC IN THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT VOTE

LANGEOOG, Germany - Hungry tourists stream into the glass-fronted balcony of Michael Recktenwald's restaurant on the German island...

 
 
 
Denied my vote: EU citizens in UK report being barred from voting in European elections

DENIED MY VOTE: EU CITIZENS IN UK REPORT BEING BARRED FROM VOTING IN EUROPEAN ELECTIONS

Reuters / Henry Nicholls Voters across Europe are taking part in the European Parliament elections. The UK is also taking party after...

Global markets are sliding as Huawei suppliers cut ties, raising the prospect of a prolonged trade war with China

GLOBAL MARKETS ARE SLIDING AS HUAWEI SUPPLIERS CUT TIES, RAISING THE PROSPECT OF A PROLONGED TRADE WAR WITH CHINA

Asian and European stocks and US futures fell on Thursday following reports that Panasonic, Arm, and other partners have cut ties with...

 
 
 
Apple and Google's Nemesis Could Be the Next Face of Europe

APPLE AND GOOGLE'S NEMESIS COULD BE THE NEXT FACE OF EUROPE

She has forced Apple to repay $17 billion in taxes and fined Google over $9 billion for antitrust violations. And if the results at...

Tanzania to ban single use plastics, tourists advised not to carry plastic

TANZANIA TO BAN SINGLE USE PLASTICS, TOURISTS ADVISED NOT TO CARRY PLASTIC

Tanzania has announced a sweeping ban of single-use plastics from June 1, 2019. It has joined Kenya and Rwanda in the effort to tackle...

 
 
 
Dutch, UK polls open, starting 4 days of European elections

DUTCH, UK POLLS OPEN, STARTING 4 DAYS OF EUROPEAN ELECTIONS

THE HAGUE, Netherlands - Dutch polls opened Thursday in elections for the European Parliament, starting four days of voting across...

Tanzania all geared up to draw 2 million tourists next year

TANZANIA ALL GEARED UP TO DRAW 2 MILLION TOURISTS NEXT YEAR

TANZANIA Tourist Board has explained that it is on the right track to meet the target of raising tourists' numbers to two million in...

 
 
 
Kroos out of Germany squad for European qualifiers

KROOS OUT OF GERMANY SQUAD FOR EUROPEAN QUALIFIERS

Germany will be without Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos for its upcoming European Championship qualifiers against Belarus and Estonia

Tennessee's sports tourism expects 3.5 million tourists arrival each year

TENNESSEE'S SPORTS TOURISM EXPECTS 3.5 MILLION TOURISTS ARRIVAL EACH YEAR

Tennessee is eyeing mostly on a sports betting industry that will generate $254 mm in annual, taxable gaming revenue. That comes from...

 
 
 
Dragon Quest Builders 2 Will Receive 4 DLC Packs, Bringing New Island, Buildings, Quests, and More

DRAGON QUEST BUILDERS 2 WILL RECEIVE 4 DLC PACKS, BRINGING NEW ISLAND, BUILDINGS, QUESTS, AND MORE

With pre-orders for Dragon Quest Builders 2 now live on the European Nintendo Switch eShop , details about its DLC packs have gone...

Big question for EU vote: How well will the far-right do?

BIG QUESTION FOR EU VOTE: HOW WELL WILL THE FAR-RIGHT DO?

BRUSSELS - The European Parliament elections that start Thursday have never been so hotly anticipated, with many predicting that this...

 
 
 
Booming tourism creates bond among Asian countries

BOOMING TOURISM CREATES BOND AMONG ASIAN COUNTRIES

For many tourists, Asian countries present an array of exotic attractions.

Indonesian minister wants to turn Bandung into prime destination

INDONESIAN MINISTER WANTS TO TURN BANDUNG INTO PRIME DESTINATION

Indonesian Tourism Minister Arief Yahya said he wanted to make Bandung Regency a Special Economic Zone as a tourist destination by...

 
 
 
This tourism company all set to save Venice from tourist pressure

THIS TOURISM COMPANY ALL SET TO SAVE VENICE FROM TOURIST PRESSURE

Every year, almost 1,000 residents of Venice desert their city and move to mainland Italy. They're forced out due to increasing rents...

Many tourism hotspots are now feeling the strain of overcrowding and badly behaved tourists

MANY TOURISM HOTSPOTS ARE NOW FEELING THE STRAIN OF OVERCROWDING AND BADLY BEHAVED TOURISTS

Japan's Nanzoin Temple is famous for its huge statue of a reclining Buddha. Its custodians are quite wary about the hordes of tourists...

 
 
 
Lonely Planet's top 10 places to visit in Europe in 2019

LONELY PLANET'S TOP 10 PLACES TO VISIT IN EUROPE IN 2019

Lonely Planet's Best in Europe is compiled annually by the travel company's European experts to reveal their pick of the most exciting...

Fear of Prolonged U.S.-China Trade War Rattles Markets

FEAR OF PROLONGED U.S.-CHINA TRADE WAR RATTLES MARKETS

Some financial analysts warned that if trade talks between the countries collapse-and tariffs remain high-the global economy could...

 
 
 
Authorities close the net on suspected crime organization; 30 tons of fish seized

AUTHORITIES CLOSE THE NET ON SUSPECTED CRIME ORGANIZATION; 30 TONS OF FISH SEIZED

Authorities from six European countries have dismantled an alleged criminal organization that sold fish unfit for consumption. Fish...

2019 looks promising for Turkish inbound tourism

2019 LOOKS PROMISING FOR TURKISH INBOUND TOURISM

Last year, the world's international tourism business grew by 6 percent, totaling 1.4 million tourists, going up from 1.34 million...