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Condor will take off to the most beautiful holiday destinations at the beginning of...

Condor is relaunching its summer flight schedule in time for the start of the summer holiday season from 25 June onwards from eight airports...
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ACI and IATA Outline Roadmap for Aviation Industry Restart

Airports Council International (ACI) World and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) have called on governments to ensure any new measures introduced for airports...
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Booking Reveals the Top Travel Dreams of a World in Waiting

According to Booking.com Bali, Andalusia, London, Florida and Paris - beach spots and city escapes are high among most wish-listed international destinations by global...
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STR and TE further downgrade U.S. hotel forecast

The latest U.S. hotel forecast from STR and Tourism Economics projects a 57.5% decline in revenue per available room (RevPAR) in 2020, then a 48.0% increase...
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HVS: Paris Hotels will Experience Short-Term Pain but a Strong Recovery to Follow

Once the Paris hotel sector overcomes the initial period of recovery, the longer term, post-COVID-19 future looks promising, with the Olympic Games in 2024...
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IATA Board Declares Principles for Industry Re-start

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced a commitment by the airline CEOs on its Board of Governors to five principles for re-connecting the...

Accor and AXA launch a strategic partnership

Accor, a global hospitality leader, and AXA, a global leader in insurance, announce an innovative strategic partnership to provide medical support to guests across...
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Ryanair full year profits up 13% to 1 billion euros due to stronger revenue...

Ryanair Holdings plc today (18 May) reported a full year profit of €1,002m (excl. hedge ineffectiveness), compared to €885m last year. Highlights include: • Traffic...
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Lufthansa: Flying with Sunlight

Representatives of the Lufthansa Group and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich) with its spin-offs Clime-works and Synhelion have signed a joint...
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WTTC welcomes European Commission guidelines to safely restart Travel & Tourism in Europe in...

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), has welcomed a major new EU initiative which aims to help restart summer holidays across Europe in...
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Ryanair confrims over 250 job losses due to COVID-19 groundings

Ryanair,today (Fri 15th May) confirmed it has reduced its office headcount in Dublin, Stansted, Madrid and Wroclaw by over 250 through a combination of...

European Commission issues Recommendation on use of Refund Credit Notes for cancelled package holidays

The European Commission has issued an official Recommendation on Refund Credit Notes (referred to as 'vouchers' in other countries) offered to customers as an...

IATA: Airlines Decry Lack of Leadership and Clarity from European Commission Recommendations on Use...

IATA has announced that a vast majority of the European Airlines associations are disappointed with the new regulations of the European Commission. Airlines for Europe...

IATA: Don’t Make A Slow Recovery More Difficult with Quarantine Measures

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released new analysis showing that the damage to air travel from COVID-19 extends into the medium-term, with long-haul/international...
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UNWTO: Strength of Tourism Sector’s Support for Workers and Communities

A recent survey of UNWTO showed that employers from across global tourism are taking the lead in supporting their workers and helping the communities...
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ECTAA welcomes the Commission’s comprehensive package on travel and tourism but regrets its lack...

ECTAA welcomes the adoption of a comprehensive package on travel and tourism. It recognises the ‘dramatic impact’ of covid-19 on the EU’s tourism ecosystem...
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Signing of the Alimos marina concession agreement

The concession agreement of the right to use and exploit the marina of Alimos was signed for a duration of 40 years to “Aktor...
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Tourism and transport: Commission’s guidance on how to safely resume travel and reboot Europe’s...

Today, the Commission presents a package of guidelines and recommendations to help Member States gradually lift travel restrictions and allow tourism businesses to reopen,...

TUI is ready to resume operations | Results of Q2 2020

TUI is ready to resume its travel activities in Germany and Europe soon. Just under two months, after almost all business areas had to be...
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UNWTO releases a COVID-19 Technical Assistance Package for Tourism Recovery

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has released a Tourism Recovery Technical Assistance Package to offer guidance to Member States in response to COVID-19. The package is...