Articles tagged “president trump”

Airlines

U.S. Airlines Could Regret Taking Billions More In Government Bailouts

The easy move is for U.S. airlines to take billions of dollars in new subsidies, if offered by the government. But there could be future repercussions.

U.S. Airlines Could Regret Taking Billions More In Government Bailouts

Airline Weekly

Keep Your Aid, President Trump: We Won’t Lose Any Airlines

Keep Your Aid, President Trump: We Won’t Lose Any Airlines

Tourism

U.S. Travel Association Unveils 10-Year Agenda at a Turbulent Time for Travel

U.S. Travel is entering a new decade, and the trade group seems to be aware that maintaining growth for the next 10 years will require that it asserts itself politically more than ever before.

U.S. Travel Association Unveils 10-Year Agenda at a Turbulent Time for Travel

Tourism

Congress Renews Brand USA’s Funding in 11th Hour Vote

The United States was well on its way to being one of the world's only tourism destination powerhouses without a marketing budget. In a rare piece of good news for U.S. tourism this year, Congress has just narrowly avoided that.

Congress Renews Brand USA’s Funding in 11th Hour Vote

Airlines

Trump Administration Bans U.S. Flights to All Cuban Cities Except Havana

Don't read too much into this. It is probably more symbolic than anything else. For a long time, U.S. airlines have had little interest in cities other than Havana.

Trump Administration Bans U.S. Flights to All Cuban Cities Except Havana

Business Travel

White House Drops Plans for Summit at Doral Resort After Outcry

As Skift first reported in September, meetings and events planners found President Trump's decision to host the G7 summit at his own resort flawed in numerous ways. A little over a month later, backlash to the choice has forced the hard-headed president to reverse course.

White House Drops Plans for Summit at Doral Resort After Outcry

Business Travel

Small Luxury Resorts Caught Up in Immigration Clampdown

While those on H-2B visas are simply guest workers, they are getting ensnared in the current immigration debate. And that’s a problem for small, seasonal resorts.

Tourism

Barack Obama on Walls, Borders and Tourism

He’s only been out of office for a few years, but it’s still refreshing to hear a politician articulate the importance of travel and the benefits of tourism.

Barack Obama on Walls, Borders and Tourism

Airlines

Trump Nominates Former Delta Air Lines Executive to Lead FAA

Some may criticize the Trump Administration for picking an FAA administrator with an airline background. But the nominee has a deep knowledge of the industry, and should just prove a worthy choice.

Trump Nominates Former Delta Air Lines Executive to Lead FAA

Airlines

U.S. Wants Money Back After California Mostly Scraps High-Speed Rail Plan

California's high-speed rail plan did not go as expected, and there will be no high-speed train between San Francisco and Los Angeles. But what's done is done. It's hard to believe the federal government can recoup money it already spent on the project.

U.S. Wants Money Back After California Mostly Scraps High-Speed Rail Plan