UGA Explores New Initiatives With Costa Rican President

by Phil Bolton | May 22, 2015 Following her visit with Costa Rica’s president, Luis Guillermo Solís, in Atlanta this week on May 19, Kavita Pandit, the University of Georgia’s provost of international education, told Global Atlanta how pleased she was to learn of his awareness of the activities of the UGA campus at the foot of the Monteverde Cloud Forest in the Central American country. More
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Emirates Recruiting Flight Attendants in Delta's Backyard

by Trevor Williams | May 22, 2015 Emirates Airline, the Dubai-based carrier, is coming to the home of the world’s busiest airport to recruit some of the 5,000 new flight attendants being hired as a part of its global expansion this year.  More

Visa Breakthrough Could Boost Travel to Brazil Through Atlanta

by Trevor Williams | May 22, 2015 Atlanta has become an active gateway for travel to Brazil, but procedural concerns could stifle the country’s efforts to draw more travelers from the U.S. as it prepares to host one of the world’s largest sporting events. More

Logistics Conference to Focus on India

by Trevor Williams | May 22, 2015 An annual logistics conference focused on India is set to draw Judy Rising Reinke, deputy director general of the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service, among other key speakers from the U.S. and India, to Atlanta June 3.  More

International Sounds to Grace the Atlanta Jazz Festival

by Chris Freiberg | May 21, 2015 For Magda Giannikou, performing at the Atlanta Jazz Festival offers a chance to weave a piece of her musical fabric into the patchwork of international artists and jazz supergroups that form this year’s impressive line up. More