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US TRAVEL INDUSTRY REACTS TO NEW COVID-19 TRAVEL GUIDANCE

The United States travel industry has welcome new Centres for Disease Control…
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PERTH GOES ON A MICE HUNT

Business Events Perth is promoting the benefits of Western Australia as a…
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NEW DIRECTOR GENERAL FOR IATA

On April 1, 2021, Willie Walsh took on the role of IATA…
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25% OF AUSTRALIA’S HALF-PRICE FLIGHTS SELL ON FIRST DAY

Virgin Australia is thoughts to have recorded its highest number of bookings…
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JORDAN TO CREATE “GOLDEN ZONE” FOR VACCINATED TRAVELLERS

Jordan is planning to create a virus-free “golden zone” for tourists that…
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THE COVID-19 EFFECT ON SPORTS EVENTS CHANGING OVER TIME

While the global pandemic has had a significant impact on sporting events,…
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RIJEKA – EUROPEAN CAPITAL OF CULTURE – LAST MOMENTS OF EXTRA TIME

With the 2020 European Capitals of Culture granted “extra time” until the…
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NEW VISITORS’ CENTRE FOR SWITZERLAND’S MOST FAMOUS BREWERY

The Feldschlösschen Brewery in Rheinfelden is set to open a new visitors'…
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WIZZ AIR DEFIES AIR TRANSPORT GLOOM

Ultra-low cost carrier Wizz Air is one of the few airlines in…
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THAI LUXURY HOTEL GROUP SETS SIGHTS ON CHINA

Thailand’s luxury hotel group Dusit International is making major new inroads to…
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ITB INDIA 2021 CONFIRMS SAUDI AS OFFICIAL PARTNER COUNTRY

ITB India and the Saudi Tourism Authority (STA) have announced Saudi as…
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PANDEMIC MAY ALLOW VR TO SHAKE OFF “GIMMICK” IMAGE IN TOURISM

The impact of COVID-19 may allow Virtual Reality to permanently shake off…
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RECOGNISING SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN TOURISM

ITB Berlin is again sponsoring and overseeing the international Social Entrepreneurship Competition…
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SUSTAINABILITY BECOMES SWEDEN’S TOP TOURISM ASSET

Wellness tourism and environmental activities are the top selling points of Sweden…
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DEUTSCHE BAHN DEVELOPS SOPHISTICATED APP

Germany's rail operator Deutsche Bahn (DB) explained during ITB Berlin NOW how…
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SPORTS TOURISM: LONG TERM GROWTH DESPITE SETBACKS

The sports tourism market is expected to grow by USD 1,381bn (€1,161bn) during 2020-2024,…
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THOMAS COOK (INDIA) BULLISH ON MICE SECTOR

Thomas Cook (India) has set its sights on the restart of MICE…