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Canada announces plan to improve Francophone immigrant services at Pearson Airport

WVNTR – Today, the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, was joined by Arif Virani, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage, to announce improvements in services for Francophone immigrants arriving at Pearson International Airport in Toronto. Approximately 2,100 French-speaking new permanent residents land at Pearson each year. IRCC is committed […]

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OneTravel Shares Tips on How to Prepare for An International Trip

WVNTR – Whether you’re taking your first international trip or you just need a refresher on how to prepare, is sharing some tips to make sure travelers have fun, memorable, and safe global getaways this summer. Purchase travel insurance: It’s no secret that international trips are expensive. Purchasing insurance may ensure you’re able to […]

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Malaysia to reopen embassy in North Korea: Mahathir

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad attends a news conference at Japan National Press Club in Tokyo, Japan June 11, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato WVNTR – (Reuters) – Malaysia will reopen its embassy in Pyongyang, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has said, suggesting an end to the diplomatic row over the assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong […]

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Emirates celebrates inaugural flight to London Stansted

Flanked by Emirates cabin crew, (left to right) Richard Jewsbury, Emirates Divisional Vice President, UK, Ken O’Toole, Stansted Airport CEO, and Hubert Frach, Emirates Divisional Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations West, celebrate the new service with a cake cutting. WVNTR – DUBAI, U.A.E – Emirates celebrated the inaugural flight of its new daily service from […]

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Air China Poised to Launch New Chengdu – London Route

WVNTR – Air China has launched a new, non-stop service between Chengdu and London on 3 July, 2018. The non-stop route will carry Air China passengers from China’s “Land of Abundance” to the beautiful banks of the river Thames. According to the London Tourism Board, in 2017, Chinese tourists made over 130 million trips overseas, […]

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World’s Worst Passengers 2018

WVNTR – Smelly passengers and out of control children have emerged as the leading complaints of passengers in the annual Airlineratings “Passengers from Hell” survey., the global airline safety and product ratings website, surveyed its readers on 10 passenger types who they felt caused the most grief on planes. Respondents were asked to rank […]

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Paraguay becomes third country to open embassy in Jerusalem PM Netanyahu's Remarks at the Opening

WVNTR – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara, along with Paraguayan President Horacio Cartes, attended the opening of the Paraguayan Embassy in Jerusalem (Malha Technology Park). Prime Minister Netanyahu and Paraguayan President Cartes unveiled the plaque and signed the guestbook. Prime Minister Netanyahu and Paraguayan President Cartes then held a private meeting at […]

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