Travel Travel hotspots from around the globe are featured in this section, along with commercial property acquisitions, industry technology advancement, and points of interest. Stories featured may also offer coverage to the tourism industry, including tourism numbers for specific locales, tourism initiatives taken by specific locales, as well as more general human-interest stories related to travel and tourism. Select news releases will be in languages other than English.

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12:48 ET MicroPilot Nears DO-178C Certification

MicroPilot Inc. is nearing the end of a five-year effort to achieve DO-178C Design Assurance Level B certification for its upcoming MP2128HELI3...


12:00 ET Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara Debuts Ty Warner Villa

Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara, a AAA Five-Diamond award recipient and California's premiere Four Seasons Resort, debuts a new 4,000...


11:30 ET The Government of Canada announces funding to support tourism in the Papineau RCM

Almost $100,000 in financial assistance to support the startup of the Parc de l'Illusion in Saint‑André‑Avellin PAPINEAUVILLE, QC, July 16, 2019 /CNW ...


10:45 ET WestJet voting reminder

CALGARY, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ - WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSX: WJA) ("WestJet" or the "Corporation") would like to remind holders ( "Shareholders") of...


10:30 ET More than $1.5 Million for Three Tourism Organizations and an Established Business in Nord-du-Québec

Government of Canada Supports Projects for Lettrage Waldi, Tourisme Baie-James, Eeyou Istchee Tourism, and Nibiischii Corporation CHIBOUGAMAU, QC,...


10:00 ET CIDAL will continue its mission to develop innovative businesses

The Government of Canada awards over $180,000 in financial assistance to this Lac-Saint-Jean organization ALMA, QC, July 16, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ -...


09:00 ET Toronto Pearson first airport in Canada to offer innovative technology to improve accessibility for travellers with sight loss

Aira, a mobile phone app, provides assistive services to passengers who are blind or low vision TORONTO, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Toronto Pearson ...


08:00 ET Four Seasons Announces 2021 Itineraries Aboard All-New Private Jet

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts today announced four exclusive journeys available for guests jetting off in 2021 on its new custom-built aircraft....


08:00 ET Mittleman Brothers LLC Responds to 33.3% Increase in Board Size of Aimia Inc. Only 17 Days after AGM and with No Input from 23.3% Shareholder

In response to investor inquiries, Mittleman Brothers LLC ("Mittleman" or "we" or "our"), a value-oriented investment firm which through subsidiaries ...


08:00 ET Air Transat obtains ISO 14001 certification for its head office

MONTREAL, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Air Transat, Canada's number one leisure airline, has achieved ISO 14001:2015 certification for its head office. The...


06:00 ET CWB Franchise Finance partners with Gusto 54 Restaurant Group

MISSISSAUGA, ON, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ - CWB Franchise Finance (CWB), a division of CWB Financial Group, has provided loan facilities with mortgage,...


Jul 15, 2019, 23:36 ET Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation - EVENING LOTTERY WINNING NUMBERS

TORONTO, July 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Monday 15/07/2019 Daily Grand Regular Draw 03, 06, 12, 29, 37 Grand No 01 POKER LOTTO Winning Hand: 3-H, 6-D, 2-H,...


Jul 15, 2019, 23:17 ET Media advisory - The Government of Canada will announce funding to support tourism in the Papineau RCM

PAPINEAUVILLE, QC, July 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of...


Jul 15, 2019, 17:05 ET American Hotel Income Properties REIT LP Announces July 2019 U.S. Dollar Cash Distribution

VANCOUVER, July 15, 2019 /CNW/ - American Hotel Income Properties REIT LP ("AHIP", "the Company") (TSX: HOT.UN, HOT.U, and HOT.DB.U) announced today...


Jul 15, 2019, 14:56 ET Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation - MidDay lottery winning numbers

TORONTO, July 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Monday 15/07/2019 PICK-2: 3 3 PICK-3: 1 9 9 PICK-4: 8 1 9 1 ENCORE: 9181224 DAILY KENO 6, 8, 9, 11, 15, 21, 25, 26,...


Jul 15, 2019, 13:00 ET The Government of Canada announces a new investment to support tourism in the Laurentides region

The Association touristique des Laurentides receives over $2M in financial assistance to raise Quebec's international profile SAINTE-THÉRÈSE, QC,...


Jul 15, 2019, 12:01 ET Air Canada Wins for Diversity in Leadership at 2019 Airline Strategy Awards

MONTREAL, July 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada has won the inaugural award for Diversity in Leadership at the 2019 Airline Strategy Awards...


Jul 15, 2019, 11:00 ET UQAM's Tourism Intelligence Network will step up its action with Quebec's tourism companies

The Government of Canada awards over $1.2 million in financial assistance to UQAM's Tourism Intelligence Network of the Transat Chair in Tourism...


Jul 15, 2019, 11:00 ET Invitation to media - Press conference regarding CED support for one company and three organizations in Nord-du-Québec

CHIBOUGAMAU, QC, July 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of...


Jul 15, 2019, 10:16 ET WestJet wins top honours for marketing at 2019 Airline Strategy Awards

Annual awards celebrate individuals and airlines that exhibit dynamic leadership and clear vision across multiple categories CALGARY, July 15, 2019...


Jul 15, 2019, 10:12 ET Statement - Minister Garneau marks coming into effect of Phase 1 of new Air Passenger Protection Regulations

Provisions cover communication, tarmac delays, denied boarding, lost and damaged luggage, and transporting musical instruments OTTAWA, July 15, 2019...


Jul 15, 2019, 10:05 ET Airline passenger bill of rights comes into effect - CAA-Quebec publishes handy guide to help travellers exercise their air travel rights

QUEBEC CITY, July 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Airline passengers now have rights set out in black and white in the Air Passenger Protection Regulations,...


Jul 15, 2019, 08:27 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Garneau to mark the coming into effect of Phase 1 of the Air Passenger Protection Regulations/

MONTRÉAL, July 12, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, will be available to speak to the media about the coming into...


Jul 15, 2019, 08:04 ET Aimia Appoints Two New Independent Directors

Dieter Jentsch and Frederick Mifflin bring deep M&A and capital allocation expertise; further strengthen Board's alignment with new strategic...


Jul 15, 2019, 08:00 ET American Hotel Income Properties Completes US $5.0 Million of Renovations at Three Hotels in Florida and Pennsylvania

VANCOUVER, July 15, 2019 /CNW/ - American Hotel Income Properties REIT LP ("AHIP", the "Company") (TSX: HOT.UN, TSX: HOT.U, TSX: HOT.DB.U) is pleased ...