LONDON, 21 September 2020: The World Travel & Tourism Council announced at the weekend it has awarded ‘Safe Travels’ stamps of endorsement to 100 destinations with the Philippines becoming the official 100th destination. WTTC, which represents the...
ALEXANDRIA, USA, 14 September 2020: Leading travel and aviation industry groups in the US have called on the government to take coordinated and deliberate action to reopen international travel markets safely. Leading the call for action Global...
BRUSSELS, 11 September 2020: The European Tourism Manifesto Alliance, the voice of the European travel and tourism sector, calls on member states to urgently agree on harmonised travel restrictions and ensure swift implementation to help the sector...
LONDON, 10 August 2020: Popular holiday destinations Sri Lanka and Grenada, are among the latest destinations to begin using the world’s first-ever global safety and hygiene stamp, launched recently by the World Travel & Tourism Council. Endorsements...
KUALA LUMPUR, 7 August 2020: Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents suspended operations at some of its chapter offices around the country effective 1 August. It blamed the restructuring on...
BANGKOK, 6 August 2020: The Pacific Asia Travel Association is calling on all industry stakeholders, government and private sector, to work more closely together to enable the tourism industry to make a full recovery.
LONDON, 6 August 2020: Nearly 3 million jobs in the UK and 197 million worldwide in the travel and tourism sector globally - look set to be lost due to the collapse of travel, according to the World Travel...
LONDON, 31 July 2020: The World Travel & Tourism Council unveiled its Insurance Guidelines this week to rebuild global consumer confidence to help encourage the return of travelling. The guidelines are designed to drive...
KUALA LUMPUR, 24 July 2020: The Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) urges governments to ease unduly onerous restrictions on international air travel to re-establish global connectivity with evidence-based measures to safeguard public health.
ALEXANDRIA, USA, 21 July 2020: The Global Business Travel Association announced Monday that the third-party investigation into professional work conduct allegations against Scott Solombrino, GBTA’s CEO, has concluded no misconduct or legal wrongdoing on his part. In...