Tourism

transcosmos opens Lam Dong Center, its first nearshore center in Vietnam

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:00am

TOKYO, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. is pleased to announce that the company has opened Lam Dong Center, its new operations base in Duc Trong District, Lam Dong Province, Vietnam.

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  • TOKYO, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. is pleased to announce that the company has opened Lam Dong Center, its new operations base in Duc Trong District, Lam Dong Province, Vietnam.
  • The new center is the company's first nearshore center, and the fifth operations base in Vietnam following the Hanoi Center, Ho Chi Minh Center No.1, Ho Chi Minh Center No.2, and Ho Chi Minh Center No.3.
  • Lam Dong is a province located in the Central Highlands region of Vietnam.
  • transcosmos established transcosmos Vietnam co., ltd. (Headquarters: Hanoi, Vietnam; Representative: Yohei Komura; transcosmos Vietnam) in March 2014, and opened Ho Chi Minh Center No.1 in October 2015 followed by Ho Chi Minh Center No.2 in March 2017, and Ho Chi Minh Center No.3 in June 2019.

IBM Report Reveals Potential Rebound for Travel and Event Spending, End of Traditional Shopping Season

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:01am

"The most effective industry leaders may be the ones who can meet the customer where, when and how they want," said Jonathan Wright, Managing Partner & Global VP for Supply Chain Consulting, IBM Consulting.

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  • "The most effective industry leaders may be the ones who can meet the customer where, when and how they want," said Jonathan Wright, Managing Partner & Global VP for Supply Chain Consulting, IBM Consulting.
  • Holiday shoppers are concerned about shortages, so to increase their chance of getting everything on their wish lists, more than one in four surveyed adults started shopping in September or earlier.
  • Environmentally friendly products may also have a leg up this holiday season.
  • Follow @IBMIBV on Twitter, and to receive the latest insights by email, visit: www.ibm.com/ibv .

NextPlay Technologies, Inc. Announces Plans to Launch a New Class of Tokenized Medical Real Estate in Conjunction with NextPlay's Extension into Medical Tourism

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 12:00am

The Company has designed a new class of medical facilities that integrates unique geometries and technologies it believes will reduce the spread of infection.

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  • The Company has designed a new class of medical facilities that integrates unique geometries and technologies it believes will reduce the spread of infection.
  • The Fund is also expected to invest in wellness-oriented residential and commercial facilities that are integrated with the proposed physical and technological layers.
  • NextPlay is in discussions with prime landowners in several countries to contribute their property assets to the proposed Fund.
  • Through our efforts to date, we believe we have identified opportunities in medical tourism and its adjacencies.

Momentum Grows for Morreale Healthcare Practice with International Award Recognition

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 11:25pm

This represents the highest honor achievable for the Stevie Awards and is the firms 20th award in it's 15-years history.

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  • This represents the highest honor achievable for the Stevie Awards and is the firms 20th award in it's 15-years history.
  • "Morreale is honored to be recognized with Gold Stevie Awardsfor our results-oriented work that continues to provide diverse communities across our state with trusted sources of information," said Kim Morreale, President/CEO of Morreale Communications.
  • Morreale demonstrated the experience and relationships necessary to strengthen our program in the state's COVID-19 effort and surpassed all expectations," said Tom Hughes, IPHA.
  • Morreale Communications is a leading strategic communications agency working at the intersection of business, media, policy and people.

IHT HOTEL PROFIT JUMPS; CLEAN ENERGY PROTOTYPE SOON

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:52pm

In addition, the IHT efficient clean energy innovation diversification investment targets its first prototypes under development since January 2020, to be in operation within the next six months.

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  • In addition, the IHT efficient clean energy innovation diversification investment targets its first prototypes under development since January 2020, to be in operation within the next six months.
  • InnSuites Hospitality Trust (IHT) has made a diversification investment in excess of $1 million in privately held UniGen Power, Inc. (UniGen), a company developing a patented, high profit potential, efficient clean energy generation innovation.
  • UniGens high profit potential is encouraging for IHT investors, with 22 months of design and development work now complete.
  • IHT Management has long believed, as indicated in past IHT SEC Filings, that the investor community continues to value IHT well below its full potential true underlying value (both real estate equity/hotel operations, and clean energy opportunity potential).

Kerr Economic Development Corporation to Host Business and Innovation Forum This November in Kerrville, Texas

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 8:00pm

KERRVILLE, Texas, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Kerr Economic Development Corporation (KerrEDC), a private nonprofit that works to ensure diversified economic growth for new and existing businesses in Kerr County, announced today it will be hosting the Business and Innovation Forum from Nov. 3 to 5, 2021 in Kerrville, Texas.

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  • KERRVILLE, Texas, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Kerr Economic Development Corporation (KerrEDC), a private nonprofit that works to ensure diversified economic growth for new and existing businesses in Kerr County, announced today it will be hosting the Business and Innovation Forum from Nov. 3 to 5, 2021 in Kerrville, Texas.
  • Esteemed speakers will include Adriana Cruz, Executive Director of Economic Development and Tourism for the Office of the Governor, Alberto Garcia-Jurado, CEO of InZynch, Josh Mejia, CEO of Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation, and Jeff Kennedy, VP of Business Development for RBR Aviation.
  • For more information on the 2021 Business and Innovation Forum, visit: kerredc.com/biforum/, and to register for the event, visit: whova.com/portal/registration/baif_202109 .
  • The KerrEDC is an economic and business league located in the heart of the Hill Country and part of the San Antonio-Austin business corridor.

NextPlay Technologies, Inc. Announces Plans to Launch a New Class of Tokenized Medical Real Estate in Conjunction with NextPlay’s Extension into Medical Tourism

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 7:26pm

The Company has designed a new class of medical facilities that integrates unique geometries and technologies it believes will reduce the spread of infection.

Key Points: 
  • The Company has designed a new class of medical facilities that integrates unique geometries and technologies it believes will reduce the spread of infection.
  • The Fund is also expected to invest in wellness-oriented residential and commercial facilities that are integrated with the proposed physical and technological layers.
  • NextPlay is in discussions with prime landowners in several countries to contribute their property assets to the proposed Fund.
  • Through our efforts to date, we believe we have identified opportunities in medical tourism and its adjacencies.

4 New Holiday Travel Trends Revealed

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 7:00pm

Squaremouth analyzed data from thousands of policies purchased for travel between Thanksgiving and New Years Eve to identify four new trends this holiday season.

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  • Squaremouth analyzed data from thousands of policies purchased for travel between Thanksgiving and New Years Eve to identify four new trends this holiday season.
  • This is the highest level of interest in Covid coverage that Squaremouth has seen, and is an increase from 21% during the 2020 holiday travel season.
  • "Interest and awareness surrounding travel insurance is at an all-time high as we approach the busy holiday travel season," said Megan Moncrief, chief marketing officer for Squaremouth.
  • Travelers can quote, compare, and buy travel insurance for their holiday travel on Squaremouth.com .

Craft Axe Throwing to Open New Location in Knoxville

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 7:00pm

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Two years ago, Craft Axe Throwing opened its first location in Knoxville on West 5th Avenue.

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  • KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Two years ago, Craft Axe Throwing opened its first location in Knoxville on West 5th Avenue.
  • Craft Axe Throwing is excited to announce its plans to open its second location in the city, located on North Peters Road in West Knoxville.
  • The West Knoxville location will be the 12th Craft Axe Throwing location and will be a franchised location.
  • For more information about Craft Axe Throwing and its West Knoxville opening, please visit its website.

Ball Corporation to Advance Global Sustainability Efforts with Development of Brazil's First Circular Economy Lab

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:14pm

Named the VADELATA for the Planet Lab, the project will create a model circular economy within the island by centralizing the collection and recycling of aluminum cans.

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  • Named the VADELATA for the Planet Lab, the project will create a model circular economy within the island by centralizing the collection and recycling of aluminum cans.
  • "This partnership with Ball is an important step to our great sustainability vision for the island," said Guilherme Rocha, Fernando de Noronha Mayor.
  • "By hosting the first circular economy laboratory in Brazil, Noronha reaffirms its commitment to the environment, a priority of the State Government.
  • Ball Corporation and its subsidiaries employ 21,500 people worldwide and reported 2020 net sales of$11.8 billion.