Meliá continues to grow with 4 Cuban hotels in the works
Hotel  Tony Cortizas, vice president, global strategy, Meliá Hotels International, dropped by in Toronto yesterday afternoon to share some of the most exciting new developments for the Meliá brand, including 58 new projects in the… Read more
And the name of the first Virgin Voyages ship is…
Cruise  In addition to revealing the ship's name, Virgin has also announced plans to create more leadership positions for women in the cruise industry, as well as banning single-use plastics Read more
Globus family offers 41 Latin America options for 2019
Tour Operator  Packages are year-round and range from four to 20 days, including escorted and independent tours as well as cruises encompassing Mexico, Central America and South America Read more
Aimia looks to launch charter flights in 2020
Airline  The Canadian Press reports that Aimia is in negotiations with potential airline partners to operate narrowbody aircraft, suited for flights to sun destinations in the Caribbean. Read more
Zurich Canada to offer travel insurance by 2019
Other  Zurich Canada said that it expects to begin selling personal travel products by the start of 2019. Read more
CLIA's D'Aoust stepping down
Cruise  CLIA has retained the services of executive search firm Russell Reynolds Associates to lead the search for a new president and CEO. Read more
WestJet & Delta sign joint venture
Airline  The agreement will provide substantial reach into Canada and the U.S. with transborder service to more than 30 cities covering more than 95 per cent of U.S.-Canada demand Read more
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