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FiturNext 2021 focuses on promotion of role of woman in tourism industry

FiturNext, the FITUR observatory dedicated to promoting good tourism practises regarding sustainability, will host four conferences dedicated to boosting the role of women in the tourism industry, from the 19 to 23 May. The programme, to be presented within the …

  • New York Times Square celebrates a quiet New Year’s Eve

    Published on : Friday, January 1, 2021

    For the very first time in its history, Times Square in New York was empty on New Year’s Eve as only a handful number of people were allowed to be at the location due to the existing COVID-19 restrictions. New York Times …

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  • Denmark likely to extend nationwide lockdown by two weeks

    Published on : Wednesday, December 30, 2020

    Denmark Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen recently announced that the country has decided to extend its current lockdown by two weeks. The restrictions currently in place were due to end on January 3, 2021 and will now be extended to January …

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  • Sydney’s harbourside bans gathering for New Year’s Eve fireworks

    Published on : Wednesday, December 30, 2020

    Authorities have decided to ban people from gathering in Sydney’s downtown harbourside to watch the celebrated New Year’s Eve fireworks due to COVID-19 risk. Councils in Sydney will also fence off or close down several key vantage points in order …

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  • Snow and ice warnings issued in Britain

    Published on : Wednesday, December 30, 2020

    Snow and ice warning have been issued after powerful storm Bella wrecked United Kingdom. Britain will see the temperatures plunging as low as -10C in parts of the country. The highest temperature is set to be just 4C in London …

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  • Powerful 6.3 magnitude earthquake hits Croatia

    Published on : Wednesday, December 30, 2020

     A most powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.3 hit Croatia, killing a 12-year-old girl and causing widespread damage in a town near the capital Zagreb. The firefighters rescued a man and a boy trapped in a car buried in rubble in …

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  • Southern California likely to extend stay-at-home order

    Published on : Tuesday, December 29, 2020

    Southern California is likely to extend its regional stay-at-home order due to surging COVID-19 hospitalisations, continuing a ban on all gatherings of people from different households and strict capacity limits at many businesses. The previous order which covered an 11-county …

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  • Mexico expects 65% international tourists next year

    Published on : Tuesday, December 29, 2020

    The international tourism to Mexico could jump as much 65% next year if the coronavirus crisis improves, and even a worst-case scenario would still bring more travelers than in 2020, Mexico’s tourism ministry said. The COVID-19 pandemic has battered the …

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  • Heavy snowfall in United Kingdom causes severe travel disruptions

    Published on : Tuesday, December 29, 2020

    Heavy snowfall causes severe disruption to parts of the United Kingdom as temperatures plummeted following days of stormy conditions over Christmas and New Year. The Met Office issued yellow weather warnings for snow and ice across much of England, Scotland …

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  • COVID-19: Britain reported 41,385 new cases

    Published on : Tuesday, December 29, 2020

    Britain reported 41,385 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, a daily record, as a rapidly spreading variant of the coronavirus increases infection rates and the holiday weekend had an impact on the reporting of some new cases. There were 357 new …

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  • Powerful storm Bella wreaks Britain and northern France

    Published on : Monday, December 28, 2020

    Powerful storm Bella swept across Britain and into northern France, leaving thousands of households without power on Sunday. Around 12,000 households in northern France are without electricity, with coastal regions of Brittany and Normandy worst affected, the news agency reported, …

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  • New Year’s week storm across United States to spread more snow, winds and thunderstorm

    Published on : Monday, December 28, 2020

    The cold Arctic air in the East Coast brought almost 2 feet of snow to western New York — from Hamburg to Buffalo on Saturday. A record daily snowfall of 18.4 inches was recorded Saturday at Buffalo International Airport. Also, …

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  • Turkey needs negative COVID-19 test report to enter the country

    Published on : Monday, December 28, 2020

    Turkey is enacting its own safety measures for international travel, by requiring a negative COVID-19 test for passengers to enter the country starting Monday until March. The Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said that the travellers would need to present a …

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  • Japan bans entry of foreign nationals as new virus strain spreads

    Published on : Monday, December 28, 2020

    Japan said that it would temporarily ban non-resident foreign nationals from entering the country as it tightens its borders following the detection of a new, highly infectious variant of the coronavirus. The ban will take effect from December 28 and …

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  • New York City orders mandatory quarantine for all U.K. travellers

    Published on : Thursday, December 24, 2020

    New York Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that travellers visiting New York City from the U.K. will now have to undergo mandatory quarantine order following the outbreak of the new variant of the coronavirus across the United Kingdom. Mayor De …

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  • U.K. imposed tougher regulations as coronavirus spreading escalates

    Published on : Thursday, December 24, 2020

     U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson imposed more tougher regulations across a large swath of England in an effort to stamp down on the mutant strain of COVID-19  that’s spreading quickly across the country. Sussex, Oxfordshire, Suffolk, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, most of …

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  • Aeroflot Group carried 27.9 million passengers in 2020

    Published on : Thursday, December 24, 2020

    Russian Airlines, Aeroflot carried 27.9 million passengers, 50.5% down year-on-year. Aeroflot airline carried 13.5 million passengers, a year-on-year decrease of 60.7%.  Aeroflot Group and Company RPKs decreased by 56.3% and 64.7% year-on-year, respectively. ASKs decreased  by 51.0% year-on-year for the …

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  • Switzerland announces entry ban from the U.K. and South Africa

    Published on : Tuesday, December 22, 2020

    The Switzerland Federal Council recently introduced a general entry ban for all foreign nationals seeking to enter the country from the U.K. and South Africa following the discovery of a new, more contagious variant of the coronavirus in both the …

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  • London and Southeast England announces lockdown amid new COVID variant

    Published on : Tuesday, December 22, 2020

    London and Southeast England has officially enforced a lockdown as a part of Boris Johnson’s attempt to control a fast-spreading new strain of the coronavirus, asking more than 16 million people to stay at home for Christmas. According to the …

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  • Asian governments put limit on public gatherings as Christmas and New Year Holidays approach

    Published on : Tuesday, December 22, 2020

    Most of the Asian countries lies Seoul, Singapore and Thailand grappled with surging numbers of coronavirus cases as the Christmas and new year holidays approach. In Seoul, gatherings of more than four people were banned, while Jakarta extended its restrictions …

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  • Thousand passengers stranded as U.K. travel ban enables

    Published on : Tuesday, December 22, 2020

    The flights, trains and ferries for an estimated 30,000 travellers hoping to leave the United Kingdom on midwinter’s day have been cancelled because of the travel bans rippling across Europe and beyond. According to an analysis by media, it shows …

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