Egypt sees major increase in tourism revenues: minister

February 3, 2015 3:41 am· Comments Off on Egypt sees major increase in tourism revenues: minister 

CAIRO, Feb. 2 — egypt posted a major increase in tourism revenues in 2014 compared to that of previous years, Egyptian tourism minister Hisham Zaazou said on Sunday.

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Russian market presents challenges for VN Airlines

February 3, 2015 3:41 am· Comments Off on Russian market presents challenges for VN Airlines 

HA NOI, Feb. 2 — The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines is working to overcome the challenges left behind from 2014, which was one of the most difficult years for the aviation and tourism industry operating in Russia.

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Tanzania's tour operators ask gov't to slash tourists' entrance fees

February 3, 2015 3:41 am· Comments Off on Tanzania's tour operators ask gov't to slash tourists' entrance fees 

ARUSHA, Tanzania, Feb. 2 — Tanzania's tour operators on Sunday called upon the government to reduce by half entrance fees and other charges for non-East African tourists in an effort to boost the number of tourists visiting the country's tourist destinations.

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Over 3,900 flights cancelled in US amid snowstorm

February 3, 2015 3:41 am· Comments Off on Over 3,900 flights cancelled in US amid snowstorm 

MOSCOW, Feb. 2 — Over 3,900 flights have been cancelled in the United States amid harsh weather conditions caused by winter storm Linus.

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100 artifact collections at reopened Panaddaman Museum awe visitors

February 3, 2015 3:41 am· Comments Off on 100 artifact collections at reopened Panaddaman Museum awe visitors 

By Villamor Visaya

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Feb. 2 (PNA) — Artifact lovers, students, teachers and other visitors have been taking glimpses at more than 100 artifact collections at the Panaddaman Museum, an artifact center which was reopened here to the public this week.

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CBCP opposes inclusion of terminal fee into airline ticket

February 3, 2015 3:41 am· Comments Off on CBCP opposes inclusion of terminal fee into airline ticket 

BALANGA CITY, Bataan, Feb. 2 — The Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) has voiced opposition to the inclusion of the terminal fee to the airline ticket, and appealed to President Benigno Aquino III to exercise his power of veto on the memorandum circular.

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Military healthcare worker returns to Britain for Ebola monitoring

February 3, 2015 3:38 am· Comments Off on Military healthcare worker returns to Britain for Ebola monitoring 

LONDON, Feb. 1 — A British military healthcare worker arrived back in Britain from Sierra Leone for Ebola monitoring, Public Health England (PHE) confirmed on Saturday.

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2 more H7N9 cases in south China's Guangdong, one dies

February 3, 2015 3:38 am· Comments Off on 2 more H7N9 cases in south China's Guangdong, one dies 

GUANGZHOU, Feb. 1 — The number of H7N9 human cases in south China's Guangdong Province reached 30 since the start of the year with two more cases reported, local health authorities said Saturday.

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Suspected Ebola patient hospitalized in Russia

February 3, 2015 3:38 am· Comments Off on Suspected Ebola patient hospitalized in Russia 

MOSCOW, Feb. 1 — A Red Cross worker suspected to have contracted the deadly Ebola virus has been hospitalized in Russia’s eastern Primorsky region, local authorities said Sunday.

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(Feature) DOH cites beneficial effects of exercise as part of a healthy lifestyle

February 3, 2015 3:38 am· Comments Off on (Feature) DOH cites beneficial effects of exercise as part of a healthy lifestyle 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, Feb. 1 (PNA) — Exercise is an important part of a healthy lifestyle, according to the Department of Health (DOH).

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