GENEVA, 16 October 2020: Airports Council International (ACI) World and the International Air Transport Association reinforced the urgent call for governments to use testing as a means to reopen borders safely and re-establish global connectivity and to prevent the systemic...
LONDON, 17 December 2020: The world cannot wait for the rollout of Covid-19 vaccines according to the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and major international industry bodies. WTTC, the Airports Council International (ACI), World Economic Forum...
DOHA, Qatar, 14 December 2018:  Qatar Airways will upgrade aircraft on flights to three European destinations over the winter season. From this week onwards three popular European destinations – Helsinki Stockholm and Manchester – gained aircraft upgrades. Manchester and Stockholm routes...
SINGAPORE, 13 September 2021: New research from ForwardKeys reveals that international flights to European destinations in July and August reached 39.9% of pre-pandemic levels. This is significantly better than last year (which was 26.6%), when the...
GENEVA, 9 July 2021: International and domestic travel demand showed marginal improvements in May 2021, compared to the previous month, but traffic remained well below pre-pandemic levels according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA) latest update.
PALMA, Spain, 6 May 2021: Hotelbeds' executive chairman, Joan Vilà,  relinquished the post, Wednesday, to assume the role of a non-executive role on the board after dedicating more than 30 years to travel management.
LONDON, 15 February 2021: The World Travel & Tourism Council has released a study illustrating the industry’s role as a driver of social impact. WTTC's Social Impact Paper shows tourism drives economic growth and enhances...
BANGKOK, 9 June 2020: Thai Airways International has made further adjustments to its planned flight resumption on routes to Europe changing the launch dates for its London and Paris services. Based on airline timetable information...
LONDON, 18 January 2021: Travel confidence is low due to the clutter of Covid-19 rules and regulations and the uncertainties surrounding airline flight schedules, but Skyscanner says an interactive map could provide clarity.
MADRID, 9 November 2020: Tourism leaders who are UNWTO Affiliate Members gathered last week for high-level talks and an awards presentation during the World Tourism Organization 42nd Plenary Session, 6 November. The hybrid event with in-person and...