Rendering of hotel Hilton International announced it has signed a contract to operate the new Hotel Swell being built on the Ashdod beach. The Swell will have 84 rooms with a pool on the roof. It will be located to the north of...
EL Al managed to turn a minimal profit during the second quarter of 2019, reporting profits/of $84,000, after losing $18 million in Q1 of 2018. While El Al dropped to carrying 25.7% of the passengers in and out of Ben Gurion Airport,...
Zim reported the following second quarter results — Financial and Operating Highlights for the Three Months, Ending June 30, 2019: Total revenues were $834.3 million compared to $803.2 million in Q2 2018, a 3.9% increase. ZIM...
Arkia has added a number of international destination to its winter flight schedule. The company will fly twice weekly to Rome, Prague, Athens, as well as, to Goa and Chochin in India. With the closing of Tel Aviv’s Sde Dov Airfield, Arkia...
American Airlines plans to return to Israel. After its merger with US Air, American flew to Israel for a brief period, after acquiring US Air’s Philadelphia-Tel Aviv route; a route which American terminated soon after the merger. American announced its new destinations...
THE CITY OF EILAT. IN THE PHOTO, GENERAL VIEW OF THE MARINA AND THE HOTELS. העיר אילת. בצילום, מראה כללי של המרינה והמלונות בעיר. In June 2019, a record 365,000 tourist entered Israel. This represents an increase of 17.7% from one of 2018....
(Update)In a dramatic about face, Arkia announced on July 4th that it would not lay off employees and would find other ways of restructuring. The new announcement came only two days after the initial announcement in which Arkia announced major...
On Sunday evening, Prime Minister Netanyahu made the final decision to close Sde Dov Airport. The decision to abolish the airfield, located inside Tel Aviv along the beach, was vehemently opposed by the people of Eilat, as well as, by the Tel...
787 Arriving to El Al El Al had its worst quarter ever, losing $55 million. The company’s monumental loss is attributed to a number of factors, the most significant of which, is a drop in passengers.  El Al’s income dropped to $429 million...
Zim experienced a challenging quarter.  Its overall fright carried dropped 4.3%. However, in light of an increase in freight charges, Zim revenue actually rose by 6%. Offsetting the increase in revenue, was the rising price of oil, which caused the company’s losses...