Wood back in Asia Skål

BANGKOK, 6 September 2017: Skål Club Bangkok’s PR director, Andrew Wood, has been assigned the role of vice president for Skål’s Southeast Asia board. An long-time member and supporter of Skål, an association for travel industry executives worldwide, Wood served...
LONDON, 8 June 2020: The World Travel & Tourism Council welcomes the approved guidelines to safely restore global air connectivity, devised by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). ICAO’s COVID-19 Aviation Recovery Task Force (CART) has worked...
BANGKOK, 9 March 2020: It seems like an eternity, but just a year ago the Pacific Asia Travel Association's CEO, Mario Hardy, raised the spectre of a crisis that would see Chinese tourist arrivals crash through the...
BANGKOK, 16 October 2020: The Pacific Asia Travel Association announced a new PATA executive board this week led by a former Hertz Asia Pacific regional chief Soon-Hwa Wong. He takes over from Chris Bottrill...
BANGKOK, 26 March 2020: The Pacific Asia Travel Association is opening a crisis resource centre to support members with data and research to help them rebuild business once Covid-19 peaks. Noting that losses are...
GENEVA, 22 May 2020: Airports Council International (ACI) World and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) have called on governments to ensure any new measures introduced for airports and airlines in the wake of COVID-19 are supported by scientific evidence...
LONDON, 22 October 2020: Opening the door to allow airport testing on departure is an encouraging sign according to World Travel & Tourism Council president and CEO Gloria Guevara. “We have been calling for rapid and...
MADRID, 27 November 2020: The Global Tourism Plastics Initiative has welcomed 26 new signatories, according to lead partners the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the  United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation. The new signatories include...
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...
BANGKOK, 4 April 2018: Thailand’s registered travel agencies handled 870,720 Chinese tour clients, January to March 20, according to the latest data released by the Association of Thai Travel Agents. For ATTA member companies trips from China improved 29.49%, while...