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...
LONDON, 20 July 2020: The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has called for more consistent travel rules and Covid-19 advice by European countries to counter confusion by travellers and holidaymakers. Those journeying to Europe for...
ALEXANDRIA, USA, 16 July 2020: The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) has named travel industry leader Dave Hilfman as its interim executive director. A whistleblower’s email posted in late June accused Global Business Travel Association CEO, Scott...
SINGAPORE, 15 July 2020: Newly formed Asia Travel Technology Industry Association encourages partnership and closer cooperation between governments and the travel and tourism industry to spur the recovery of the tourism economy in Asia. ATTIA chair, Ang...
LONDON, 13 July 2020:  The World Travel & Tourism Council has called upon all travellers to don protective face masks to show they ‘wear to care’ in the new normal of travelling. As countries transition from lockdowns...
SYDNEY, 10 July 2020: Two global tourism associations are joining forces to dovetail objectives in their fields of cultural heritage protection and vocational training. A new partnership agreement between the World Tourism Association for Culture...