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Typhoon Kammuri slams into the Philippines, disrupting flights and forcing thousands to flee

RAZVALE SAYAT/AFP via Getty Images Typhoon Kammuri hit the Philippines on Tuesday bringing heavy rains and prompting preemptive halts in air travel, schools and government offices, with some 200,000 p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 2nd, 2019

As thousands of people evacuate, we visited the ghost town at the foot of the erupting volcano in the Philippines

Peter Müller Warnings of another volcanic eruption in the Philippines are forcing thousands more people to abandon their homes. BILD had exclusive access to some villages bordering the volcano that are now be.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 19th, 2020

British Airways pilots strike grounds 1,700 flights in latest blow to airline

Nearly all British Airways (BA) flights were grounded by its first ever pilots strike on Monday, disrupting the travel plans of thousands of passengers in a dispute over pay......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 9th, 2019

British Airways cancels 1,700 flights as pilots strike

British Airways (BA) pilots began a two-day strike on Monday, grounding nearly all of its flights and disrupting thousands of passengers in a dispute over pay......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 9th, 2019

British Airways pilots ground planes in unprecedented 48-hour strike

British Airways pilots began a 48-hour strike on Monday, grounding most of the airline's flights and disrupting thousands of travelers' plans in unprecedented industrial action over a pay dispute......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 8th, 2019

SAS grounds more flights as pilot strike continues

Scandinavian airline SAS canceled hundreds of flights scheduled for Sunday as a pilot strike entered its second day, disrupting the travel plans of tens of thousands of passengers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 27th, 2019

SAS pilot strike grounds more flights across Scandinavia

Scandinavian airline SAS canceled hundreds of flights scheduled for Sunday as a pilot strike entered its second day, disrupting the travel plans of tens of thousands of passengers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 27th, 2019

Typhoon pummels Japan, flights canceled, trains shut down

A powerful typhoon ripped through Japan on Sunday, forcing cancellations of flights and trains, including in the Tokyo area as authorities warned of strong winds and torrential rain......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 30th, 2018

Storm Slams the Southeast US Bringing Power Outings Throughout the Region

More than a thousand flights were canceled and hundreds of thousands of households and businesses lost power after a Winter storm brought freezing rain and up to about 18 in o.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 10th, 2018

Ryanair boss O"Leary says: We"ll fly through UK"s "rubbish" quarantine

Ryanair will not cancel flights to and from the United Kingdom despite the government introducing a 14-day quarantine for international travellers because it is seeing thousands of Britons booking holidays, boss Michael O'Leary said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 8th, 2020

Typhoon Heads For Philippine Ports

Tropical Storm Vongfong, the first named storm of the 2020 Pacific typhoon season, has developed in the Philippine Sea east of Mindanao, Philippines. It will likely hit the northern Philippines as a typhoon sometime Thursday. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 12th, 2020

Economic Report: U.S. trade deficit soars 12% in March as coronavirus slams exporters and tourism

The U.S. trade deficit widened by almost 12% in March as the coronavirus pandemic caused massive disruptions in commerce, grounded international flights and froze the global tourism industry......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 5th, 2020

Majority of EU states back suspension of air travel refunds, France says

Germany, Italy and Spain have joined a call by 12 European Union governments for the EU's executive body to suspend rules forcing crisis-hit airlines to offer full cash refunds for cancelled flights, France said in a statement on Saturday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 2nd, 2020

Explainer: Why Norwegian Air matters to Norway

Norwegian Air , the budget carrier that changed the way people travel across the Atlantic, is fighting for survival as the coronavirus pandemic deepens the company's financial straits, forcing it to furlough staff and cancel flights......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 22nd, 2020

FedEx receives $60M from federal government to ship medical supplies

Recently, FedEx has soared in its efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic — it's added 150 flights from Asia to the U.S. to help transport medical supplies and shipped thousands of pieces of medical equipment into the country. But, this isn’t .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 22nd, 2020

FedEx adds 150 flights from Asia to U.S. to deliver medical equipment

With the coronavirus infecting more than half a million people in the U.S., FedEx planes have flown thousands of miles delivering much-needed medical equipment. Now, with the disease raging, and the necessity for relief increasing, the company is r.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 14th, 2020

A Trump border policy left thousands of migrants in limbo — now they"re facing violence, poverty, and the coronavirus

    The Migrant Protections Protocol, or MPP, policy is forcing over 60,000 asylum seekers to wait in Mexico instead of the US for asylum hearings......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 10th, 2020

Coronavirus could trigger a second coming of the retail apocalypse, with a new wave of bankruptcies and store closings expected to sweep the nation

Irene Jiang / Business Insider The coronavirus pandemic is forcing thousands of retail stores to close .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 9th, 2020

Here Comes The Second Wave: Wuhan Lockdown Ends And Tens Of Thousands Are About To Flee The City

Here Comes The Second Wave: Wuhan Lockdown Ends And Tens Of Thousands Are About To Flee The City.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 7th, 2020

Wisconsin farmers forced to dump milk as coronavirus slams a fragile dairy economy

Dairy farmers, whose product is highly perishable, are seeing processing plants close or curb production, forcing them to flush milk.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 3rd, 2020

How coronavirus grounded the airline industry

Tens of thousands of flights have been canceled since the outbreak spread beyond China in January......»»

Category: personnelSource: nytApr 1st, 2020