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Tourism sector suffers USD 4.5 trillion for 2020, says WTTC

Tourism sector suffers USD 4.5 trillion for 2020, says WTTC

The post Tourism sector suffers USD 4.5 trillion for 2020, says WTTC appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. An economic impact report (EIR) from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has revealed the full impact of Covid-19 on global tourism. According to WTTC, the sector suffered a loss of almost USD […]

UAE inbound tourism spend to top USD 25 billion by 2025

UAE inbound tourism spend to top USD 25 billion by 2025

The post UAE inbound tourism spend to top USD 25 billion by 2025 appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The UAE’s and Saudi Arabia’s inbound tourism spend are expected to top USD 25.3 billion USD 33.5 billion, respectively, by 2025, according to the findings of Travel Forecast Model from leading market research […]

Brits ready to pay USD 30 for PCR tests before international travel

Brits ready to pay USD 30 for PCR tests before international travel

The post Brits ready to pay USD 30 for PCR tests before international travel appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. A new study by travel insurance provider battleface reveals that Brits are willing to pay GBP 22 (USD 30.56) per person on average for a PCR test (COVID test) before embarking on […]

Etihad Airways reports staggering USD 1.7 billion loss

Etihad Airways reports staggering USD 1.7 billion loss

The post Etihad Airways reports staggering USD 1.7 billion loss appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Abu Dhabi’s national carrier Etihad has reported core operating losses of USD 1.7 billion in 2020, reflecting the severe toll of the coronavirus pandemic on the long-troubled airline that has lost billions in recent years. The […]

Delaying restart of international travel will cost UK economy USD 37 billion: WTTC

Delaying restart of international travel will cost UK economy USD 37 billion: WTTC

The post Delaying restart of international travel will cost UK economy USD 37 billion: WTTC appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has warned that nearly GBP 27 billion (USD 37.46 billion) will be lost from the UK economy if the government delays restarting international travel […]

Saudi Arabia announces USD 3 billion luxury mountain hub plan

Saudi Arabia announces USD 3 billion luxury mountain hub plan

The post Saudi Arabia announces USD 3 billion luxury mountain hub plan appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince and Deputy Prime Minister and chairman of the Public Investment Fund (PIF) in Saudi Arabia has announced the launch of Soudah Development Company (SDC) […]

Travelling to Scotland? All arrivals to pay USD 2413 for 10-day mandatory hotel quarantine

Travelling to Scotland? All arrivals to pay USD 2413 for 10-day mandatory hotel quarantine

Scottish transport secretary, Michael Matheson, has confirmed all visitors to the country will be required to stay in a designated hotel for ten days on arrival from. Six hotels close to Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow airports with a combined capacity of 1,300 rooms will be used to implement the quarantine. The cost of the stay, […]

Intrepid campaign raises USD 15,458 for families in Peru

Intrepid campaign raises USD 15,458 for families in Peru

Intrepid Travel’s non-profit The Intrepid Foundation, in partnership with the NGO MEDLIFE, has delivered meals to over 350 families in Peru’s Sacred Valley. The Intrepid Foundation raised AUD 20,000 (USD 15458) to provide the meals, which will help to feed more than 1,700 people. Many of these families are cooks and porters whose livelihoods have […]

World’s Coolest Winter! How UAE’s domestic tourism campaign creates USD 272 million revenue in a month

World’s Coolest Winter! How UAE’s domestic tourism campaign creates USD 272 million revenue in a month

The UAE’s inaugural domestic tourism campaign, World’s Coolest Winter, attracted 950,000 tourists from across the country, reportedly driving AED 1 billion (USD 272.2 million) of revenue into the hospitality sector within one month, said a report. The 45-day campaign was launched on December 12, 2020 and concluded on January 25, 2021, as part of the […]

Air travel down 60% in 2020, losses hit USD 370 billion

Air travel down 60% in 2020, losses hit USD 370 billion

A new report from the UN agency for civil aviation has confirmed that international passenger traffic suffered a dramatic 60% drop over 2020, bringing air travel totals back to 2003 levels. The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) reported that as seat capacity fell by 50% last year, passenger totals dropped by 60% with just 1.8 […]

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