Pressured airlines push for end of large payouts for delayed passengers – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article For nearly two decades, passengers on a European journey with more than three hours delay have been able to claim between €250 and €600 for the effort. That could soon be a thing of the past. The Czech EU presidency has hinted that it plans to revive long-winded … Read more

Qld jobs boom at Brisbane Airport

Thousands of jobs are up for grabs at Brisbane Airport as the tourism giant launches one of the largest recruiting campaigns ever in Queensland. About 2,000 positions are offered at the transportation hub, ranging from aircraft engineers to bus drivers and landscape gardeners, as the travel industry struggles to keep up with the frenetic demand … Read more

Qld job boom at Brisbane Airport

Thousands of jobs are up for grabs at Brisbane Airport as the tourism giant launches one of the largest recruiting campaigns ever in Queensland. About 2,000 positions are offered at the transportation hub, ranging from aircraft engineers to bus drivers and landscape gardeners, as the travel industry struggles to keep up with the frenetic demand … Read more

$180 Million to Give to Texas Business Owners in New Grant Program – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Federal dollars are now available to boost the Lone Star State’s travel industry, which is still reeling from the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. In a statement Tuesday, Governor Greg Abbott (R) and the Office of Economic Development and Tourism announced that applications will open Wednesday for the Texas Travel Industry Recovery Grant Program (TTIR), … Read more

Australian holidays in crisis amid worrying price hikes

Holidays in Australia are in crisis as the cost of accommodation rises to staggering heights and airports are hit by huge numbers of canceled flights. Holidays in Australia are in crisis as accommodation costs skyrocket and airports are hit by massive numbers of canceled flights amid a crippling staff shortage. It hasn’t been cheap to … Read more