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Open Thailand Safely campaign: Tourism sector seeks to reopen country by 1 July

Open Thailand Safely campaign: Tourism sector seeks to reopen country by 1 July

The post Open Thailand Safely campaign: Tourism sector seeks to reopen country by 1 July appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Several leading international tourism companies in Thailand have launched a campaign to reopen the country’s borders from 1 July 2021. The #OpenThailandSafely campaign was launched on 2 March with the support […]

How insurance sector should change for post-Brexit business travel

How insurance sector should change for post-Brexit business travel

The post How insurance sector should change for post-Brexit business travel appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The travel insurance sector needs to evolve to address the changes in the business travel sector brought on by Brexit and the pandemic, says Emanuele Scansani, director of partnerships and strategic relations at Riskline. With […]

Delaying return of international travel until May could be fatal blow for UK’s ailing travel sector

Delaying return of international travel until May could be fatal blow for UK’s ailing travel sector

The post Delaying return of international travel until May could be fatal blow for UK’s ailing travel sector appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. While the UK travel sector has been widely supportive of plans to life Covid-19 restrictions, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has warned the process may take […]

German, UK and French accommodation and restaurant sector to lose $95.7 billion in 2020

German, UK and French accommodation and restaurant sector to lose $95.7 billion in 2020

The post German, UK and French accommodation and restaurant sector to lose $95.7 billion in 2020 appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The year 2020 has been a rough one for the accommodation and restaurant industry. After the COVID-19 lockdown in the first months of 2020, many restaurants reopened in the second […]

How Portugal’s tourism sector has slumped back to 1980s levels

How Portugal’s tourism sector has slumped back to 1980s levels

The once-booming tourism sector in Portugal has now suffered its worst results since the mid-1980s last year as the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent lockdowns worldwide grounded flights and kept visitors away. This was revealed by official data. The National Statistics Institute (INE) said just under 4 million foreign tourists stayed in Portuguese hotels in 2020, […]

UK motorhome sector hit hard by Brexit

UK motorhome sector hit hard by Brexit

Specialist UK motorhome sales and rental company has warned of an imminent shortfall in new motorhomes this year. This will leave customers and leisure operators without motorhomes for this summer’s anticipated staycation boom. The shortfall is due to a lack of orders of motorhome chassis placed by manufacturers back in 2019 as a result of […]

Middle east hotel sector to start recovery in Q4

Middle east hotel sector to start recovery in Q4

Middle East’s hospitality industry will start recovery in the fourth quarter of 2020 and this will continue in 2021. This was revealed by Colliers International in a recent report. The recovery will be led by hotels in UAE and Saudi Arabia, Colliers’ Hotel Mark Survey said. “There is a lot of uncertainty in the market […]

Maharashtra government lowers types of permission for hospitality sector from 70 to 10

Maharashtra government lowers types of permission for hospitality sector from 70 to 10

The Maharashtra cabinet on 7 October approved the ‘ease of doing business’ policy for the hospitality sector in the state, bringing down the number of licences required for businesses. State tourism minister Aaditya Thackeray hailed the decision as a landmark decision. According to a graphic shared by the minister on Twitter, one will only need […]

WTTC acknowledges UK’s commitment to work with private sector to save tourism

WTTC acknowledges UK’s commitment to work with private sector to save tourism

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) acknowledged the leadership of the UK, for its support to the private sector at the historic meeting of G20 countries and CEOs of the world’s leading companies. At the request of Saudi Arabia, G20 Chair, WTTC presented a plan which aims to resume international travel and tourism and […]

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