Virgin Group, the Branson family-owned branded investment group, announced the formation of Virgin Cruises, its new cruise line business, as well as the appointment of a CEO and its lead investment partner, Bain Capital.
An agreement has been signed between the Government of Dominica and Range Developments, a development company, for the construction of a luxury resort as an approved project under its Citizenship By Investment programme.
Travel Leaders Group have just released their latest survey findings specific to luxury travel pinpointing strong bookings in all major luxury travel categories compared with last year. Here are the top Luxury Travel Trends with cruising coming in first.
Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas, a leading developer and operator of luxury hotels, resorts and spas, is continuing the expansion of its portfolio in Africa with the opening of its second resort in Mozambique.
Qantas customers traveling on the popular Sydney-Dallas/Fort Worth route will soon be able to enjoy the world's largest passenger aircraft on the world's longest route, with an A380 replacing a B747 from September 2014.
The Lufthansa Group has marked another milestone in its pioneering work in the testing of alternative fuels. On September 15, Lufthansa flight LH 190 from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel was operated using a ten percent blend of the new biofuel component farnesan.
Tomorrow, Finnair will operate its flight from Helsinki to New York with an Airbus A330 using environmentally sustainable biofuel, coinciding with the UN Climate Summit taking place in New York on September 23rd.
Arguably the biggest news to come out of Mexico City in quite some time is the announcement that construction will commence next year on a new state-of-the-art international airport that, when finished, will be able to accommodate 120 million passengers a year.