Tourism

  • Saudi Arabian government asks global Muslim population to delay Hajj bookings

    Published on : Wednesday, April 1, 2020

    The Saudi Arabian government has asked Muslims planning to take part in the Hajj pilgrimage to delay booking amid uncertainty over the coronavirus pandemic. Hajj Minister Mohammed Banten said the kingdom was concerned about the safety of pilgrims and urged …

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  • Tourism economy of Wisconsin shatters as coronavirus spreads

    Published on : Wednesday, April 1, 2020

    The tourism economy of Wisconsin will be harder hit by the coronavirus pandemic in areas where there is more tourism, a study by the Wisconsin Policy Forum said.   The study found that counties that depend heavily on tourism face …

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  • Podcast tours of Saint Lucia launched

    Published on : Wednesday, April 1, 2020

    Award-winning broadcaster Jon Holmes and accomplished travel writer Antonia Windsor will release the first ever podcast series by the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority.   The beautiful Caribbean island in the timely five-part armchair guide shows the unique elements of Saint …

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  • Zhejiang issues tourism vouchers worth over $140 million to boost travel trade

    Published on : Tuesday, March 31, 2020

    Zhejiang province in eastern part of china has issued travel and tourism vouchers worth over 1 billion yuan (about 140 million U.S. dollars) to international and national tourists to boost travel, tourism and cultural consumption hit hard by the deadly …

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  • Jamaican tourism officials expect strong tourism rebound during post coronavirus

    Published on : Friday, March 27, 2020

    The tourism officials in Jamaica are striking an optimistic chord about the potential recovery of the country, once the global coronavirus situation has been controlled. Jamaica Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett says a “new approach” will be needed to rebuild the …

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  • UNWTO urges entrepreneurs and innovators to accelerate tourism recovery

    Published on : Thursday, March 26, 2020

    The United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) in coordination with the World Health Organisation (WHO) recently urged the entrepreneurs and innovators to contribute new ideas and solutions to help the tourism industry. The requirement in light of the unprecedented challenge …

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  • China opens Great Wall of China partially amid coronavirus concern

    Published on : Thursday, March 26, 2020

    The Chinese government has opened a section of Great Wall of China, one of the popular attractions in China in the midst of coronavirus outbreak. The Great Wall of China was closed in January amid coronavirus concerns. The Badaling section …

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  • New Round of $1 Billion Relief Measures for Airport Community

    Published on : Monday, March 23, 2020

    With support from the Government, the Airport Authority (AA) today launched a new round of HK$1 billion relief package for the airport community in view of the continuing impact brought by the COVID-19 outbreak.   The relief package is put …

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  • Corona adversely affects local tourism

    Published on : Monday, March 23, 2020

    The World Travel and Tourism Council is forecasting that the coronavirus pandemic could create an outcome of 50 million job loss across the tourism industry globally.   In a community like Niagara County — where so much of the local economy is …

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  • Coronavirus and its impact on the travel and tourism industry

    Published on : Saturday, March 21, 2020

    The travel and tourism sector is one of the largest industries in the world. Almost every country around the globe welcomes millions of tourists each year. Numerous people travel all around the year for both personal and professional reasons. These …

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  • All passengers leave Grand Princess cruise, relocates after coronavirus cases

    Published on : Wednesday, March 18, 2020

    All the passengers and more than half the crew from the infected Grand Princess cruise ship have now left the ship, Princess Cruises informed early Tuesday.   The Grand Princess cruise ship ultimately departed the Port of Oakland in California …

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  • Corona grapples Australia tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, March 18, 2020

    The plagued tourism industry of Australia is hemorrhaging almost $3 billion every month as visitors call off their vacations in the middle of the coronavirus outbreak.   Already losing billions because of devastating bushfires this year, tour operators, hotels and attractions are struggling tremendously …

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  • Cumbria tourism introduced new toolkit to handle coronavirus impact

    Published on : Wednesday, March 18, 2020

    Recently on its website, Cumbria Tourism has published a toolkit which answers to all the key questions related to businesses, along with signpost to latest official Government guidance.   The Staveley-headquartered organization explains that it is collecting proofs from businesses …

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  • Portugal and Spain agree to stop tourism across their 1,200-kilometer shared border

    Published on : Tuesday, March 17, 2020

    Portugal and Spain have agreed to stop tourism across their 1,200-kilometer shared border beginning from Monday, but they will still allow workers to commute as well as the exchange of goods across the land border, said Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio …

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  • January marked the beginning of international visitor nosedive

    Published on : Monday, March 16, 2020

    January’s bushfires marked the beginning of Australia’s international visitor nosedive which has culminated in an effective flat-lining of our export tourism industry with no end in sight.   While many businesses are now coming to terms with the impacts of …

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  • Vancouver tourism can see $3 million loss in tourism as cruise cancellation began

    Published on : Friday, March 13, 2020

    The financial fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread as dramatically as the virus, and Thursday’s development will suck millions of dollars out of Vancouver’s tourism industry. The princess Cruise Lines has announced it will dock its entire fleet …

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  • Japan’s inbound tourism hit a record low from Jan to March

    Published on : Friday, March 13, 2020

    The business sentiment for inbound tourism among travel agents in Japan hit a record low in the January to March period due to plummeting demand mainly from China and South Korea amid the outbreak of the new coronavirus, an industry …

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  • Coronavirus spells bad news for Italian tourism industry

    Published on : Saturday, March 7, 2020

    Sidewalk cafes in Rome remain empty and the usual queues of tourists visiting the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel have disappeared. The Italian tourism industry is in rapid distress, the result of government lockdowns and a slew of travel warnings against visiting …

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  • Tourism Group arranges community forum

    Published on : Friday, March 6, 2020

    From 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday, the North Coast Tourism Management Network will organize a community forum on the industry at the McMenamins Gearhart Hotel.   “The North Coast is clearly entering a new part of its destination ‘lifecycle,’” …

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  • The Tourism Minister of Indonesia is anxious on virus outbreak

    Published on : Thursday, March 5, 2020

    Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy, Wishnutama Kusubandio, took action to the recent information of two Indonesian citizens who were reported positive for the coronavirus. As per the Minister, the execution of the stimulus program of the tourism sector for international tourists will be conducted …

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