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Warning – MALAYSIA – Tropical Storm Jangmi – Sabah – Update Dec 31st – Tropical storm Jangmi heading for northern coastal areas of Sabah tonight but will spare Peninsular Malaysia. Heavy rain warning issued for all district in Sabah and Sarawak except for Tawau in Sabah and Kapit in Sarawak. Jangmi will head to the […]

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Warning – ITALY – EARTHQUAKE – Central Region, Florence, Siena – 4.1 earthquake jolts Italy’s central region of Tuscany. 20 minor shocks reported after initial quake causing panic as residents gathered in the streets. No reports of damages at this time. Link: http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/897712.shtml  

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Washington (CNN) — U.S. investigators have evidence that hackers stole the computer credentials of a system administrator to get access to Sony’s computer system, allowing them broad access, U.S. officials briefed on the investigation tell CNN. The finding is one reason why U.S. investigators do not believe the attack on Sony was aided by someone […]

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Editor’s note: Editor’s note: Going Global showcases entrepreneurs taking their businesses around the world, tackling issues like business strategy, marketing and international logistics (CNN) — At the end of another turbulent year for business as usual, the march of the disruptors shows no sign of abating. Big data analytics, the sharing economy, and virtual reality […]

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LONDON AIRPORT HEATHROW
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Warning – UNITED KINGDOM – STRIKE – London, Manchester – Christmas flight chaos as 500 check-in staff and ground crew members at Heathrow, Gatwick and Manchester airports vote to strike on December 23 and 24. The unions main customers include Virgin Atlantic, Emirates, Cathay Pacific, Turkish Airlines and Qantas Airways. Ensure you leave plenty of […]

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Warning – SWITZERLAND – AIR TRANSPORTATION – Zurich – Zurich’s airport was partially closed on Monday evening after receiving an unspecified threat. The airport shut Check-in 1 and 2 as well as Arrivals 2, and passengers were being redirected to Check-in 3. Link: http://www.cnbc.com/id/102270391

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Warning – PHILIPPINES – AIRPORT CLOSURE – Tacloban City – Philippine Airlines has advised its passengers flying to or from Tacloban City on January 17, 2015 to rebook their tickets as the Tacloban Airport would be closed to all commercial flights during the visit of Pope Francis. Link: http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/657031/no-pal-tacloban-flights-on-jan-17-for-popes-visit

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Warning – AUSTRALIA – HOSTAGE SITUATION – Sydney – Update 3 – Gunman holding unknown number of people hostage in the Lindt Chocolate Cafe, in downtown Sydney claims he has planted bombs in the city as five hostages managed to flee the siege. HE also warns that bombs were set to explode in the cafe, […]

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Warning – LIBYA – AIR TRANSPORTATION – The EU has banned Libya’s seven airlines, Afriqiyah Airways, Air Libya, Buraq Air, Ghadames Air Transport, Global Aviation and Services, Libyan Airlines and Petro Air, from operating in European skies effective immediately, citing safety concerns linked to the ongoing fighting in Libya

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Warning – ITALY – GENERAL STRIKE – 8-hour general strike called by several major labor unions across Italy on December 12. Major disruption expected to air, rail and maritime services. Passengers have been advised to check their transportation status. Airlines have cancelled many flights. Ryanair and EasyJet among many airlines cancelling hundreds of flights to […]

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Lufthansa passengers to be hit by second strike this week Lufthansa pilots will walkout for a second time this week after talks with management to try to resolve a long-running dispute broke down late last night. The pilots’ union Vereinigung Cockpit announced a new strike starting tomorrow at 03:00 German time (02:00GMT). It will affect […]

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Warning – FRANCE – TRANPORTATION – Countrywide French rail strike by train drivers from CGT and SUD-Rail unions, beginning at 7 pm December 4 and lasting until 7 am, December 7. Recommended to reconfirm train reservation and status. Link: http://www.sncf.com/en/passengers

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A challenge even to Lebanese- style drivers www.youtube.com/embed/UEIn8GJIg0E?rel=0

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Warning – SWITZERLAND – STRIKE – Geneva – Transit workers union SEV to walk off the job on December 4, for an indefinite period, unless management of TPG, the Geneva transit authority, and cantonal officials agree to return to the negotiating table. Link: http://www.thelocal.ch/20141202/geneva-transit-drivers-plan-second-strike

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Warning – San Francisco, CA – TRANSPORTATION – Due to weather, departure traffic destined to San Francisco International Airport is currently experiencing delays averaging 2 hours and 44 minutes. Link: http://www.fly.faa.gov/flyfaa/flyfaaindex.jsp?ARPT=SFO&p=0  

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LUFTHANSA AIRLINES TRAVEL AGENCY
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German airline Lufthansa has canceled hundreds of flights over the next four days due to strike action by German pilots’ union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC); following a breakdown in talks with Lufthansa over retirement benefits. The latest walkout begins today, December 1st at lunchtime and will continue through until Tuesday 2nd December. Passengers will be affected […]

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