UK ticket sales soar

LONDON, 15 March 2021: The British PM’s February announcement regarding the return of UK travellers to the skies prompted airline ticket sales to soar four times the previous week’s, according to the latest air ticketing data from Forwardkeys, a travel...
LONDON, 12 March 2021: Despite a successful rollout of its vaccination programme, UK residents face restrictions on overseas holiday travel until 21 June at the earliest. Under the latest revisions introduced 5 March, overseas...
MADRID, 11 March 2021: One in three destinations worldwide are now completely closed to international tourism, according to the latest data from the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). It warned that the emergence of new...
GENEVA, 11 March 2021: Airline travel confidence revives, frustrations with current travel restrictions continue, and a growing acceptation of apps to manage health credentials for travel are the positive takeaways from the International Air Transport Association latest poll.
BERLIN, 4 March 2021: Expect people to spend more on travel again in 2021 and the end of the pandemic will spur an era of long-term growth, ITB Berlin and the market research institute Statista concluded from...
BERLIN, 3 March 2021: The ITB Berlin NOW Convention will address the challenges facing the MICE and business travel industries – digitalisation and sustainable travel as ways out of the Covid-19 crisis  Full...
LONDON, 22 February 2021: The World Travel & Tourism Council sent an open letter to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the weekend, urging him to adopt a Covid-19 exit strategy to save tourism. The letter...
MADRID, 19 February 2021: Startups from around the world have been recognised for their contributions to sustainable and responsible tourism in the UNWTO SDGs Global Startup Competition. The competition, supported by the United Nations Innovation Network, attracted...
BERLIN, 18 February 2021: Georgia and ITB Berlin signed off on a partnership for three consecutive years to the trade show's 2023 edition. ITB Berlin cancelled just days before it was due to open in March...
LONDON, 17 February 2021: World Travel & Tourism Council's 20th Global Summit, will now take place in April one month later than initially planned. The Global Summit is being organised in partnership with the Government of Quintana...