Shareholders of Aimia Inc. voted Tuesday to approve the sale of its Aeroplan loyalty program to an Air Canada-led consortium, cementing the takeover but leaving questions about Aimia's future up in the air.
A measure in Italy's 2019 budget law will allow the local government in Venice to charge day-trippers for access to the city's historic centre as a way to help defray the considerable costs of maintaining a popular tourist destination built on water, the mayor said.
New drone sightings Friday caused fresh chaos for holiday travellers at London's Gatwick Airport, which reopened in the morning after a 36-hour shutdown only to hastily suspend flights for more than an hour in the late afternoon on one of the busiest travel days of the year.
Air passengers who are bumped from overbooked flights or forced to sit through long delays could receive up to $2,400 in compensation - cash or something more than a pile of coffee coupons - under proposed regulations for the government's long-promised passenger bill of rights.
Air Canada and WestJet Airlines Ltd. are joining a growing wave of companies that have cut ties to SeaWorld, in sync with the spirit of a bill to ban whale and dolphin captivity and in the wake of concerns raised by animal rights advocates.