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U.S. says airfares hit new lows after factoring inflation

The average fare for airline travel within the United States has hit the lowest level since the government started keeping track in 1995, after adjusting for inflation.
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Foreign exchange drags Air Canada to Q4 loss, but operating revenue up

Air Canada says that negative changes to foreign exchange rates drove it to a $231-million net loss in the fourth quarter, but it would have otherwise turned a profit during the three-month period.
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Caribbean welcomes strong performance from Canada, up 5.7% with 3.9 million in 2018

The U.S. may still be the Caribbean’s largest market but it was Canada that outperformed all other markets in 2018.
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Discover the Palm Beaches selects VoX International as its Canadian rep

Starting next week Discover The Palm Beaches (DTPB), the official tourism marketing organization for Palm Beach County, will begin its Leisure Sales and Marketing representation in five new key markets including Canada, with newly appointed rep VoX International.
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Canadians helped Cayman Islands achieve record-breaking arrivals in 2018

Despite increased competition throughout the region, the Cayman Islands has reported another year of record-breaking arrivals in 2018, maintaining its market share and surpassing all previous years of recorded visitation.
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High jet fuel costs cut into WestJet Airlines fourth quarter earnings, down 39%

WestJet Airlines Ltd. saw surging jet fuel prices dent its profits in its fourth quarter, with net earnings falling 39 per cent year over year.
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Canadian travellers are booking – and spending – in Hawaii

When it comes to Sun destinations that consistently sell and appeal to travellers, Hawaii ranks among the very top of the list.
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Ski selling just as much as sun among North Americans, says Club Med

The streak continues for Club Med, which announced its ninth consecutive year of record-breaking business performance in North America.
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More lift brings 250K Canadians to Ireland’s emerald shores

Back in 2012 about 90,000 Canadians travelled to Ireland. By 2018 that number had almost tripled, to 250,000.
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Virtuoso now has 1,000+ locations, 20,000 advisors and US$26 billion in annual sales

Virtuoso has hit a new record when it comes to network advisors, reaching 20,000 in 2018, a 14% increase.
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Just You launches first fam tour for Canadian agents
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