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Cathay Pacific Airways Launches Direct Boston-Hong Kong Air Service

Massachusetts continues to enlarge its international presence as Cathay Pacific Airways, voted the world’s best airlines in 2014, launched its new non-stop service between Boston and Hong Kong this week. The non-stop service flies between Boston Logan International Airport and Hong Kong International Airport four times a week, and cuts […]

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Massachusetts Celebrates Agriculture Day at State House

(Boston City Hall Farmers Market, Courtesy of Mass Office of Travel & Tourism) The Massachusetts State House resembled a bustling farmer’s market today, as the Commonwealth’s diverse community of small farmers, food purveyors, farming cooperatives, seafood associations, academic programs and advocates gathered for the annual Massachusetts Agriculture Day. Nearly 600 […]

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Massachusetts Holds Tourism Workshop on Emerging Asia Markets

(Map Courtesy of Massport) In the 1990s, business forecasters predicted that tourism/hospitality would become the number one service industry of the 21st century. That prediction has come true, and today’s travel market continues to expand rapidly thanks to new technology, larger aircraft and more leisure time, plus the emergence of […]

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Seasonal direct flights between Boston & Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Starting in June

Caption: Gifrants, Haitian folk musician, performed at Logan Airport announcement of service to Haiti. (Photo: Courtesy of Massport) Boston’s Logan International Airport continues to expand its outreach around the world and across the nation, as Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) announced JetBlue’s new direct routes this summer to Port-au-Prince, Haiti as […]

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Massachusetts Senate Conducting “Commonwealth Conversations” in February & March

The Massachusetts Senate has launched a state wide listening tour called Commonwealth Conversations, a series of grassroots forums designed to connect state legislators directly with constituents to hear their ideas, concerns and suggestions. The series kicked off on February 4, 2015 in Western Massachusetts, and continues on Wednesday, February 11 […]

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