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Trade E-Shots

State of Emergency Warning in Egypt

Egypt has announced a three-month state of emergency following terror attacks on two churches in the last few days.

Suicide bombers caused explosions at St Mark's Cathedral in Alexandria and Mar Girgis Church in the northern city of Tanta on April 9.



Trade Eshot Takes an Easter Break

The weekly Tuesday Northern Ireland Travel News e-shot is taking its Easter break.

The next Trade eshot will be on Tuesday, April 25.



ABTA Spells Out Priorities for Brexit Talks

ABTA - the Travel Association has today set out its priorities for the Brexit negotiations in a new report 'Making a Success of Brexit for Travel and Tourism'.

The report, which comes just a week after the triggering of Article 50, formally starting the Brexit proces, outlines the priorities and opportunities for the travel industry and UK travellers that ABTA is asking the Government to focus on as formal negotiations begin.



Dark Navy UK Passport on the Way Back

The traditional dark navy blue UK passport is on the way back, after it was revealed that the Home Office as already issued a £490 million contract to produce them.

A contract for the redesign of the UK passport has gone out to tender and discussions have been held with contractors about changing from the current Burgundy coloured UK/EU passport.



Agent Visits to Promote Jet2holidays Carnival Evening at Big Event

Jet2holidays are going bigger than ever at this year's Big Travel Trade Event with plans for a fun-filled Carnival evening!

Agents are urged to register now for the Jet2holidays Carnival as the evening is already filling up...



Biggest Ever Trade Promotion - and More Commission

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has today launched 'Plane Sailing' - its biggest-ever Trade competition, designed to give travel agents first-hand experience of one of its fantastic new fly-cruises.

'Plane Sailing' coincides with the launch of Fred. Olsen’s first ever dedicated fly-cruise brochure, 'Fred. Olsen Fly-Cruises Worldwide 2017-19.'



Clubworld Collects Another Cruise Award

Clubworld Travel have added another award to their trophy cabinet!

The company scooped a major accolade at Royal Caribbean International's Trade Partner & Royal Club Awards ceremony in London recently.



It's Fizzy Fridays for Cruise Agent Incentive

Silversea is giving cruise agents across the UK and Ireland another reason to celebrate Fridays in April with the Fizzy Friday trade incentive scheme.

Agents who confirm a booking on any 2017 Silversea departure between April 1 and 30, 2017 will be rewarded with six bottles of prosecco.



Budget Airline Revamps Inflight Food and Retail Offering

At a time when its inflight food and retail products are more popular than ever, easyJet says it is making it easier than ever for customers to make their selections with two stand-alone brochures - one for food and drinks and the other for all those luxuries, gifts and travel essentials.

Boutique has a new editorial look and feel, featuring new premium brands inspired by Spring.



Local Agents Aim to Bowl Their Way to Istanbul

Turkish Airlines held a very successful Bowling competition for the Travel Trade at the Odyssey in Belfast last night.

This is the sixth year of the Turkish Airlines' Bowling tournament and the third year the event has been held in Belfast.



Chance to Win Flights Anywhere on Emirates Worldwide Network

Northern Ireland Travel News is delighted to announced that they are teaming up with Emirates to offer one creative Travel Agent the chance to win Two Tickets to ANYWHERE on the Emirates route network with The 'An Agent Abroad Experience…' competition!

Have you been on a fantastic worldwide Experience (either by yourself or with family)? Well this is your chance to win! Entries are being welcomed TODAY!



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