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Smooth Reopening of External EU Borders Jeopardised by Non-harmonised, Uncoordinated National Measures

Despite agreeing at EU Council level to a scientific-based approach and endorsing their own “white list” recommendation just one week ago, EU States are adopting...

UNWTO recognizes safe and responsible restart of tourism on the canary islands

The Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has paid an official visit to the Canary Islands to recognize the reopening of the destination...
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ETC: Domestic and short haul travel will “revive” European Tourism

According to the European Travel Commission’s (ETC) latest quarterly report the global health crisis has left the tourism sector in Europe facing a crisis...

Travellers should ‘wear to care’ in the new normal says WTTC

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has called upon all travellers to don protective face masks to show they ‘wear to care’ in...

Post-COVID-19 Green Recovery Must Embrace Sustainable Aviation Fuels

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) emphasized the aviation industry’s commitment to its emissions reduction goals and called for the International Energy Agency (IEA)...

WTTC welcomes UK government budget statement

Gloria Guevara, WTTC President & CEO said: "Thousands of tourism businesses large and small across the country will be breathing a collective sigh of...

IATA: Traveler Survey Reveals COVID-19 Concerns

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released public opinion research showing the willingness to travel being tempered by concerns over the risks of catching...

UNWTO: Giorgio Armani and Gino Sorbillo named new Special Ambassadors for Tourism

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has appointed two new Special Ambassadors as it leads the restart of the sector across Europe. On the occasion of...

WTTC and Carnival Corporation Present Unique COVID-19 Scientific Summit

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC)– together with the world’s largest cruise company, Carnival Corporation– will host the WTTC/Carnival Corporation Global Science Summit on COVID-19.  Set...

WTTC cautiously welcomes government’s decision to re-open England’s borders

Gloria Guevara, WTTC President & CEO, said: “WTTC cautiously welcomes the government’s decision to relax the international arrival rules on July 10 to enable travellers...