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President Akufo-Addo tours Western Region

PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO ON 3-DAY TOUR OF WESTERN REGION

Posted: June 9, 2018 at 3:03 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Featured, Politics, Travel & Tour

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will on Friday, 8th June, 2018, embark on a 3-day tour of the Western Region. This follows the completion of a similar tour undertaken in the Brong Ahafo Region by the President, from 18th May, 2018, to 20th May, 2018. Day one of the President’s tour […]

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Plane makes emergency landing after one passenger’s body odour makes others vomit and faint

Posted: June 6, 2018 at 9:24 am   /   Editor's Choice, Health, Travel & Tour

A plane was forced to make an emergency landing after a passenger’s “unbearable” body odour caused other holiday-makers around him to VOMIT and faint. The Transavia flight to the Spanish holiday island of Gran Canaria was forced to make an unexpected detour when travellers became distressed by the stench of a man who “smelt like […]

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Parliamentary Select Committee on Trade, Industry and Tourism review Paperless process

Posted: May 17, 2018 at 6:13 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Politics, Travel & Tour

The Parliamentary Select Committee on Trade, Industry and Tourism has visited the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority to ascertain how successful the paperless project has been at the Tema Port since its commencement on September 1, 2018. The visit was also to update committee members on issue surrounding the implementation of the project. The Director […]

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President Akufo Addo Set to Begin Nationwide Tour from Friday

Posted: May 17, 2018 at 5:53 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Politics, Travel & Tour

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will as from Friday, 18th of May, 2018, begin a nationwide tour which will start from the Brong Ahafo Region. The tour will see the President visiting each of the ten regions of Ghana from this month till the end of the year. The President returned […]

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Unity Air takes off

Posted: April 6, 2018 at 6:35 pm   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Travel & Tour

Unity Air, a subsidiary of Unity Group of Companies, which is one of the fastest growing business entities in the country, is preparing to start domestic flights soon. The company has taken delivery of its first passenger aircraft- 30-seater Embraer 120 Extended Range (EM). Roger Allotey, Head of Commercial Operations of Air Futures, which operates […]

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Cathay Pacific ends skirts-only rule for female staff

Posted: March 30, 2018 at 11:08 am   /   Editor's Choice, Travel & Tour, World News

Female cabin crew at Cathay Pacific have won a battle to scrap a rule forcing them to wear skirts. The Hong Kong airline has agreed flight attendants can choose to wear trousers, after intense union pressure. Some crew had complained that wearing short skirts had made them feel uncomfortable – especially when putting bags in […]

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Korean Air ‘nut rage’ heiress makes management comeback

Posted: March 30, 2018 at 11:05 am   /   Editor's Choice, Travel & Tour, World News

The former Korean Air executive who was sacked and jailed for a ‘nut rage’ tantrum on board a plane has made a corporate comeback. Heather Cho, heiress to the South Korean conglomerate which owns the airline, has returned to work for another of its businesses. Ms Cho will take control of four hotels operated by […]

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Ghana’s future is not gold but tourism – GTA CEO

Posted: March 26, 2018 at 2:02 pm   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Travel & Tour

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA), Mr Akwasi Agyemang says Ghana’s economic future depends on tourism and not gold, timber nor oil. According to Mr Agyemang, countries like United Arab Emirates (UAE), Singapore and Malaysia which do not have many natural resources unlike Ghana are economically excelling through tourism. Mr Agyemang […]

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Russia jet carrying 71 people crashes after Moscow take-off

Posted: February 12, 2018 at 4:47 am   /   Editor's Choice, Travel & Tour, World News

A Russian airliner has crashed after leaving Moscow’s Domodedovo airport, killing all 65 passengers and six crew on board. The Saratov Airlines jet vanished minutes after take-off and crashed near the village of Argunovo, about 80km (50 miles) south-east of Moscow. The cause of crash is unclear. Investigators and emergency crews are working at the […]

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Drunk’ pilot removed from BA plane at Gatwick Airport

Posted: January 22, 2018 at 11:46 am   /   Editor's Choice, Travel & Tour, World News

A pilot was taken off a flight from Gatwick Airport after fears were raised he was drunk. The British Airways flight to Mauritius on Thursday was delayed and the pilot replaced, BA said. An airline source told The Sun: “Cops rushed on to the plane and headed straight for the cockpit. The first officer was […]

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