Wednesday, 3 August 2011
Emirates Airlines have opened a further dedicated first class lounge at Dubai Airport.
The new lounge allows people to have a seamless travel experience if in first class. The airline now offers exclusive chauffeur transfers, dedicated check-in counters, luxurious lounges and upgraded
service on its flights. The lounge is 1058 sq mt in size and features the standard amenities along with an a la carte restaurant.
Emirates now operate 29 lounges across the world's major airports.
Posted by Tom Warsop at 20:00
Travel giant Thomas Cook today confirmed the shock departure of group chief executive Manny Fontenla-Novoa with immediate effect.
The news follows a series of profit warnings and a drop in share of 90p per share. The position will be filled temporarily by Fontenla-Novoa's deputy , Sam Weighan.
Thomas Cook say that a search process is underway to identify a permanent successor and an announcement will be made in due course.
Fontenla-Novoa had been group CEO since 2007 after joing the company in 1996. On his departure, Fontenla-Novoa commented: “Thomas Cook and its people have a sound heritage and I have been proud to have been part of the company.”
Posted by Tom Warsop at 08:26