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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 …

  • Sri Lanka to allow foreign tourists to travel under Biosafety Bubble

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    Dhammika Wijesinghe, Director General of the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) said foreign tourists visiting the island would be able to travel under the Biosafety Bubble System according to health guidelines. She said the Director General of Health and …

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  • Tourism to take a winding recovery path

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    Tourism being badly hit in 2020 due to the corona virus pandemic was something unexpected. Several countries in New Europe are heavily tourism reliant for earning foreign exchange, with Turkey and Croatia the most evident. Tourism started to recover towards …

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  • 2-days conference on agri-tourism in Maharashtra

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    The recently ended 2-days conference on agri-tourism showed the way forward for growth of this segment in Maharashtra. The conference was held by Agri-Tourism Development Corporation Baramati with the support of the Directorate of Tourism, Maharashtra. The virtual event was …

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  • Cayman Islands Tourism Minister hosts introductory meeting with members of the CITA Executive Committee

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    Cayman Islands Tourism Minister, Kenneth Bryan hosted an introductory meeting with members of the Cayman Islands Tourism Association’s (CITA) Executive Committee, for addressing issues that are impacting Cayman’s tourism industry due to the pandemic. The meeting was an opportunity for …

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  • Greece reopens its doors for tourists

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    Greece has reopened to tourists and that’s truly good news for visitors! “I’m very optimistic that everything will be fine in the end and we will survive financially,” said Karifilakis, a beach bar owner. “I get positive messages from the …

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  • Egypt is hopeful about welcoming more visitors with numbers increasing slowly

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    This year, Egypt is hopeful regarding welcoming more visitors with numbers increasing gradually since January to around half a million tourists a month, said the Tourism and Antiquities Minister Khaled El-Enany. Tourism revenue, an important source of foreign currency for …

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  • Portugal to allow most European tourists for visits

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    Portugal will open its borders to tourists from almost all European countries from Monday, the interior ministry said, following months of restrictions to prevent the spread of Covid-19. The vacation hotspot hopes to jump-start a tourism comeback after one of …

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  • Ras Al Khaimah will invest AED500 million on 20 sustainable tourism development projects

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    In around 20 sustainable tourism development projects all over emirates, Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority will invest AED500 million ($136m) as part of an affiliation with RAK Hospitality Holding and RAK Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The said projects …

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  • Tourism promotion video sets off severe anger in Turkey

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    Recently, a tourism promotion video of the Turkish government showing airline and hospitality staff wearing yellow masks with a logo saying “Enjoy! I am vaccinated” has prompted extensive hatred and anger across the country. The opposition leaders have explained that …

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  • Italy opens to welcome summer tourism 2021

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    Over the weekend, several streets, parks and squares in Rome were full of visitors, at least by maintaining coronavirus standards. However, most of them were the locals. As of Sunday, travelers from European Union (EU) member states, Britain, and Israel …

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  • Bahrain all set to welcome Saudi tourists

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    Zayed bin Rashid al-Zayani, the Industry, Commerce and Tourism Minister of Bahrain explained that the kingdom is all prepared to welcome the tourists from Saudi once the King Fahd Causeway re-opens at the later part of May. As part of …

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  • Shura Council to organize Minister of Heritage & Tourism

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    The Shura Council issued an online statement that said, “Next Sunday, the Shura Council will host His Excellency Salim bin Mohammed Al Mahrouqi, Minister of Heritage and Tourism, to discuss the ministry’s statement, which includes five main discussion points, the …

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  • 28th Arabian Travel Market will focus on brighter future in tourism

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    The 28th edition of Arabian Travel Market (ATM), the region’s largest travel and tourism showcase, returned to Dubai in-person this morning to shine the spotlight on Tourism For a Brighter Future during the opening session at ATM’s Global Stage. With …

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  • EU to support border reopening to British travelers, says Portugal

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    This week, Portugal is hoping that the EU will follow its instances by suggesting that the other 26 member states reopen their borders to British tourists. The secretary of state tourism, Rita Marques, explained that Lisbon was quite sure that …

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  • On Labor Day, Shanghai welcomed record number of tourists

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    Labor Day is alternatively known as May Day. In many countries, it’s a public holiday. Shanghai experienced a record number of visitors during the 2021 May Day holiday, as per the recent information The Shanghai Municipal Administration of Culture and …

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  • Local employees of tourism get special attention

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    Visit Hickory Metro, the tourism organization for Catawba County, drew attention to the employees of local tourism during National Travel and Tourism Week, from May 2nd till 8th. Tourism employees got special mention on various print media, talk radio and …

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  • Italy reopens its international borders

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    On Sunday, Italy formally opened its international borders for restriction-free travel for visitors from few selected countries of the world. As it appeared that few made the most of this eased travel rules on their first day, businesses in the …

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  • Melbourne is going to host sports event in November

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    One of the most significant sport business summits in the Southern Hemisphere will be held in Melbourne in November, drawing industry leaders in person and by video from around Australia and the globe. The SportNXT Melbourne 2021 global sport business …

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  • Singapore imposes new COVID-19 restrictions amid surge in cases

    Published on : Monday, May 17, 2021

    Singapore has decided to impose strict COVID-19 restrictions once again in light of a new rise in COVID-19 cases. The latest restrictions has limited gatherings to two people and banned dine-in facilities. From May 16 to June 13, for a …

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  • Gloria Guevara steps down as Chief Executive of WTTC

    Published on : Saturday, May 15, 2021

    Gloria Guevara had stepped down as Chief Executive of the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). A former tourism secretary of Mexico, Guevara had led the private sector body since 2017. She will be replaced by Julia Simpson, who currently …

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