All posts tagged "Government"

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    UK Government Reduces Ex-NI APD

    UK Chancellor George Osborne announced on Tuesday that Air Passenger Duty will be cut for passengers travelling on direct long-haul routes departing from airports in Northern Ireland. From 1st November 2011 the direct long-haul APD rate will be reduced to the short-haul rate, which is currently £12 per passenger in Economy Class...

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    New International Travel Event for India in 2012

    At this month’s annual PATA Travel Mart in New Delhi, the Indian Minister for Tourism, Shri Subodh...

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    Aer Lingus and Ryanair Increase Charges

    Aer Lingus has quietly, and without any prior notice, raised the administration fee charged at the end of an Internet booking from €10.00 per person to €12.00 per person – a 20% increase, while Ryanair is increasing baggage fees by 50%.   Aer Lingus has also increased the lounge access fee from...