MADRID, 4 December 2020: The number of destinations closed to international tourism has continued to fall, according to the eighth edition of the UNWTO Travel Restrictions Report. UNWTO says 70% of all global destinations have eased restrictions...
LONDON, 4 December 2020: International business travel could restart if an agreement is secured to safeguard journeys of up to 72-hours free from quarantines, says the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). The joint...
ZURICH, 4 December 2020: After the bankruptcy of STA Travel and the buyback of Globetrotter by its founders, the question surfaces; what will happen to DK Travel Group? Switzerland's leading travel trade journal, Travelnews,...
BANGKOK, 4 December 2020: Fares on Lufthansa Group airlines -- Lufthansa, SWISS, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines and Eurowings -- can be rebooked as often as needed free of surcharges or fees through to the end of February...
TOKYO, 4 December  2020: Qatar Airways will resume three-weekly flights to Tokyo Haneda, Japan from 11 December 2020. Services to the capital city of Japan will be operated by the modern, Boeing 77W offering 42 flatbed...
LONDON, 3 December 2020: The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and the Spanish Government successfully hosted a hybrid conference in La Palma, that focused on global tourism recovery and delivered a formal declaration on the way forward.
LONDON, 30 November 2020: The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), which represents the global travel and tourism private sector, will hold its second virtual event 1 December tagged ‘One Voice - To Recovery & Beyond’. Hosted...
GENEVA 27 November 2020: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data this week that illustrates the devastating impact of Covid-19 on international connectivity. The pandemic disrupted airline connectivity as seen the dramatic shifts in the annual...
GENEVA 26 November 2020: Pressure on governments to act increases as the International Air Transport Association (IATA) 76th Annual General Meeting (AGM) unanimously resolved to call on governments to reopen borders to travel urgently.
DOHA, Qatar, 26 November 2020: Qatar Airways Privilege Club has cut the Qmiles required to book award flights by up to 49% to improve the reward offer for loyalty members. Privilege Club's Qmiles requirements...