LONDON, 3 July 2020:  New research from the World Travel & Tourism Council shows even a modest increase of just 1 million more international arrivals into Europe could generate an extra USD0.48 billion in GDP. This would...
DOHA, Qatar, 3 July 2020: Qatar Airways will operate three weekly flights to Toronto Pearson International Airport from 4 July. The flights will use an Airbus A350-900 offering 36 seats in business class and 247...
CHIANG RAI, 1 July 2020: I often wonder when will ASEAN nations speak with a single voice to resolve a regional crisis that requires a single-minded commitment and teamwork? Like the European Union, ASEAN's 10-member...
GENEVA, 26 June 2020: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urges governments to avoid quarantine measures when re-opening their economies. IATA is promoting a layered approach of measures to reduce the risk of countries importing Covid-19...
Dubai, UAE, 24 June 2020 – The highly popular Emirates A380 aircraft will begin serving travellers on flights to London Heathrow and Paris starting from 15 July. This marks the return of Emirates' flagship aircraft on scheduled services since the...
DREIEICH, Germany, 26 June 2020: Ticketing and distribution specialist Hahn Air has signed up seven new airlines including Thai Smile and Cambodia Airways giving it a portfolio of 350 airlines, worldwide. The latest additions: Air Century...
MALE, the Maldives 25 June 2020: The Maldives has confirmed lockdown restrictions will be eased starting from 29 June. The country's airports will open in phases from 1 July for flights bringing in tourists and...
PALMA, Spain, 25 June 2020: Hotelbeds has entered into a preferred partnership with Radisson Hotel Group, one of the world's largest hotel groups. Through this agreement, Radisson Hotel Group will distribute via Hotelbeds’ network of more...
LONDON, 25 June 2020: The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has unveiled its third phase of measures designed to rebuild global consumer confidence, reduce risk and encourage the return of Safe Travels. The latest protocols...
ISTANBUL, 24 June 2020: Turkey has introduced a “Safe Tourism Certificate Programme" this week to bolster efforts to reboot travel including insurance packages that cover Covid.19. The insurance cover can be purchased on arrival...