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Uttarakhand tourism relief package insufficient, opine tourism professionals

A day after the Uttarakhand government announced a relief package of Rs. 29 crore for the tourism sector, people from the tourism industry in Dehradun and all over the state said that the amount being provided is not at all …

  • Delhi-based travel agency offers 24-day vaccine tourism package tours in Russia

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    In India, there is increasing demand for overseas vaccine tourism, and currently, Moscow has emerged as the destination of choice. A Delhi-based travel agency has started offering 24-day package tours, priced at Rs. 1.3 lakh each, which vaccine hopefuls can …

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  • Saudi National Center for Disease Control and Prevention reopens its borders

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    The Saudi National Center for Disease Control and Prevention has reopened its borders after more than a year of postponing travel due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Visitors traveling to Saudi Arabia, both nationals and foreigners, who are fully vaccinated will …

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  • India still features on the “banned list” of many countries

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    Due to the current declining COVID situation in the country, planning to travel would definitely feature among the last priorities. However, some countries have gradually started to reopen their borders fully or partially for international travelers for boosting tourism like …

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  • Italy gradually getting back on track after COVID-19 affected its tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    Italy is slowly getting back on track after COVID-19 affected its tourism badly last year. Its tourism industry is opening up to travelers from some select countries as of now, and there is hope that one of the world’s most …

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  • Kolkata travel agents hoping on vaccine vacation in Russia to pick up

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    After almost a year barely without any revenue, travel agents in Kolkata have witnessed little improvement following approval from Russian authorities to promote vaccine vacation to the country. With the impending wedding season, the agents expect honeymooners to especially make …

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  • At FITUR, Madrid is set to shine bright

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    Madrid in 2021 is set to arrange its annual FITUR (International Tourism Fair). It is also planning to be one of its biggest stars. From 19-23rd May at Ifema the event will take place. It is expected to act as …

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  • MITA requests to open international borders to vaccinated travelers

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    Malaysia calls for its tourism recovery such as executing new strategies to open up its foreign borders to tourists who have received the vaccine jabs, once the Movement Control Order (MCO) 3.0 ends. Malaysian Inbound Tourism Association (MITA) president Uzaidi …

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  • After the pandemic, Egypt tourism is getting back

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    Egypt is giving tremendous importance to the vaccination of tourism workers to recover the sector. This month, it’s on track to declare full inoculation of two resort areas, its tourism minister said Monday. As the tourism industry of Egypt is …

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  • Mr. Rajiv Mehra appeal tourism professionals to get vaccinated as soon as possible

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    The President of Indian Association of Tour Operators, Mr. Rajiv Mehra, has recently appealed to all its members and all the tourism professionals to get them registered for Covid-19 for vaccination. Mr. Mehra while suggesting the members and others, he …

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  • Denmark allows quarantine-free tourism to Portugal

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    Yesterday, the foreign ministry of Denmark has eased its travel advisory for the Iberian country and not anymore gives advice against non-essential travel to any area of Portugal. This is in accordance with Portugal’s low infection rates and Lisbon, the …

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  • Ras Al Khaimah plans to establish sustainable tourism developments

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    Ras Al Khaimah, the fourth largest emirate of the United Arab Emirates recently announced a total investment of over £96 million in its tourism sector. It is likely that the cash will result in over 20 exciting sustainable tourism development …

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  • Leisure element introduced in religious tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    Often India is named as the most diverse destination in regard to the blend in religion and culture. India is known for thousands of famous shrines, temples, mosques, churches, gurudwara and holy sites. Every year, the flow of domestic travelers …

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  • Cumbria Hospitality & Tourism reopens with staff shortage issue

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    Even though the recruitment challenge of Cumbria is not something new, now the problem has heightened due to several factors including: Changes in post-Brexit immigration policy – removing many overseas workers’ rights to work in the UK. Staff moving on …

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  • Greece is eyeing on tourists to relieve debt burdens

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    Rhodes ferry operator Paris Kakas cannot experience yet another loss in terms of summer tourism due to the pandemic if he is ever to repay the millions of euros that he owes: “When the bank comes asking, we say: sorry.” …

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  • Germany gears to welcome GCC visitors in 2021

    Published on : Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    The German National Tourist Board (GNTB) is participating at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) this week, which is taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), the first international travel trade event to take place in-person since the outbreak. The …

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  • Julia Simpson appointed President and CEO of WTTC

    Published on : Tuesday, May 18, 2021

    Julia Simpson has been appointed as the new President and CEO of the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC). She takes on the role from Gloria Guevara and her new role will be effective from August 15, 2021. Julia Simpson …

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  • Palestine violence spells double trouble for Israel’s tourism

    Published on : Tuesday, May 18, 2021

    Just a few weeks after the Israeli Tourism Ministry announced a multi-pronged plan to restart inbound tourism, rockets began firing from Gaza, slamming the industry so soon after the coronavirus. The military campaign in Gaza has placed Israel’s travel industry …

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  • Columbia witnesses tourism uptick post Covid relaxation

    Published on : Tuesday, May 18, 2021

    What a huge difference a year can make for the Convention and Visitors Bureau of Columbia. The pandemic was in its early stages last March when Boone County officials enacted a stay-at-home order on March 24, 2020. Occupancy levels for …

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  • Expecting Japanese visitors is still months away in Hawaii

    Published on : Tuesday, May 18, 2021

    Many in the tourism industry were expecting a possible summer recovery in Japanese visitors in Hawaii, but as per new projections, it could still be months away. Andy Trade, running a photography business for Japanese weddings, said that he used …

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  • Maritime tourism operators look forward to a promising summer

    Published on : Tuesday, May 18, 2021

    During the May long weekend, many tourism operators witness increase of visitors and bookings, but in the current scenario, few are making vacation plans up till now. The summer months bring out the beauty in Cape Breton Island, along with …

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