TOURISM NEWS

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 …

  • Vaccine passport can boost global travel and MICE industry

    Published on : Thursday, May 27, 2021

    The global travel and tourism industry was one of the worst-affected by the restrictions imposed by governments across the world on the movement of people across the world to control the spread of the COVID-19. More than a year have …

    Read More

  • Canada and Ontario Invest in Improvements for the Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto

    Published on : Thursday, May 27, 2021

    Canadians everywhere are feeling the impact of COVID-19 on their families, their livelihoods, and their way of life. Together, Canada and Ontario are working to reduce the impact of the pandemic, ensure health and safety, rebuild businesses, and promote job …

    Read More

  • Vaccine tourism is the latest trend in USA

    Published on : Thursday, May 27, 2021

    The latest research from ForwardKeys suggests that people are travelling to the USA to receive a vaccination against Covid-19. The trend is most pronounced in travel from Peru, and other parts of Latin America, especially to Arizona, Florida and Texas. …

    Read More

  • UNWTO, Google come together to help tourism recovery

    Published on : Thursday, May 27, 2021

    UNWTO and Google have joined hands to lead global tourism’s recovery through several new initiatives that include new trainings for Destination Management Organisations (DMOs). The new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) builds on previous cooperation between the two organizations. Most notably, …

    Read More

  • VisitBritain/VisitEngland chalks out plans to revivetourism

    Published on : Thursday, May 27, 2021

    National tourism agency VisitBritain/VisitEnglandbrought tourism industry leaders together at its annual review event on Tuesday 25 May to set out its priorities to support the sector to recover and rebuild. The ‘hybrid’ virtual and in-person event, being held duringEnglish Tourism …

    Read More

  • North Dakota tourism industry expects to rebound during this year

    Published on : Thursday, May 27, 2021

    With the number of vaccinations on the rise — leading to easing restrictions — the travel and tourism industry is starting to bounce back. The Bismarck Event Centre just hosted its first post-pandemic concert, with Toby Keith playing in front …

    Read More

  • Kenya plans to boost hospitality sector through conference tourism

    Published on : Thursday, May 27, 2021

    A senior Kenyan government official said on Monday eveningthat the country plans to prioritise conference tourism in order to boost the hospitality sector. Najib Balala, cabinet secretary of Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife, told journalists in Nairobi that the country’s …

    Read More

  • Tourism Week in Canada starts

    Published on : Wednesday, May 26, 2021

    Tourism Week in Canada has started and Tourism Prince George is celebrating virtually by motivating locals to support the tourism industry. Before COVID-19, Tourism in Canada worth $105 billion, accounting for 2% of Canada’s GDP and employing roughly 1.8 million …

    Read More

  • Tourism takes a hit in Tunisia

    Published on : Wednesday, May 26, 2021

    The ancient El Jem amphitheatre, which is one of Tunisia’s top attractions, projects a desolate look, being wrecked by COVID-19. The 3rd century structure is symbolic of Tunisia, and features on the 20-dinar note. It usually witnesses about 190,000 visitors …

    Read More

  • Kerala hopeful about opening tourism during monsoon season

    Published on : Wednesday, May 26, 2021

    Travelling is one of the most favored ways for people to relax after a hectic schedule. However, the tourism sector is among one of the first sectors to feel the heat in the wake of the pandemic. In the present …

    Read More

  • Domestic travel in times of pandemic expected to witness improvement

    Published on : Wednesday, May 26, 2021

    Travel in the times of pandemic is almost an oxymoron! With no end of the pandemic yet in sight, one has either to sit at home, or move around with precautions and restrictions or be an eternal optimist and make …

    Read More

  • UN World Tourism Organization condemns vaccination tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, May 26, 2021

    The World Committee on Tourism Ethics has strongly condemned the idea of vaccine tourism. It’s an independent cell of the General Assembly of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). It seems that, the committee does not support vaccine tourism and ‘vaccination …

    Read More

  • Thailand focuses on medical tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, May 26, 2021

    Few of you might still remember my story on the lengthy 31 steps process of obtaining a visa, and 90 days of pre-paid accommodation also required were a bit de-motivating for some. With Tinder partnership, things got a little creative, …

    Read More

  • Dr. G N Itoo reviews issues related to tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, May 26, 2021

    Today here, Dr. G N Itoo, Director Kashmir Tourism, got hold of a detailed review of the current problems confronting tourism stakeholders in the present situation related to the pandemic in a consultative meeting together with the representatives of different …

    Read More

  • To help Europe’s tourism trade, VAT refund process should be fixed

    Published on : Wednesday, May 26, 2021

    In April 2021, a lawsuit was filed in the EU. It could impact the US tourists to Europe and beyond once people start traveling again. This would allow them to save more money when they shop abroad. Tourists who visit …

    Read More

  • TUI Group cancels trips to amber list countries until June 27

    Published on : Wednesday, May 26, 2021

    TUI Group has decided to cancel trips to a number of red and amber list destinations out of the UK until late next month. The holiday giant will no longer be offering departures to Mexico, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Turkey, …

    Read More

  • VisitBritain set to support international events in the UK

    Published on : Wednesday, May 26, 2021

    VisitBritain has recently released details about the Government’s Business Events Growth Programme. The programme has been designed to support the attraction of international business events, which VisitBritain say align with the government’s priority to industry sectors, and the growth of the …

    Read More

  • EU set to launch COVID-19 digital passport in July

    Published on : Wednesday, May 26, 2021

    The European Union has decided to complete support for launching a digital COVID-19 certificate. The certificate is being introduced to facilitate safe and free movement during the COVID-19 pandemic by providing proof that a person has either been vaccinated against …

    Read More

  • UNWTO joins hands with Google to boost global tourism recovery

    Published on : Wednesday, May 26, 2021

    The United Nation World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) have recently joined hands with Google to sign a new agreement in order to work together and lead global recovery of tourism through innovation, education and market intelligence. The new memorandum of understanding …

    Read More

  • Hong Kong Convention Ambassadors teams up to promote MICE Tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, May 26, 2021

    Over 100 distinguished leaders of business and professional bodies in Hong Kong have joined forces with the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) as Hong Kong Convention Ambassadors to promote the city as the premier choice for regional and global Meetings, …

    Read More


arrow2Follow TTW
 
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 03 ITB Asia 2021
  • 15 MENA 2021
  • 18 globalwellnesssummit  21
  • 30 PATA

TRAVEL INDUSTRY EVENTS

    1. EXPOVACACIONES 2021

      October 1 - October 3
    2. ILTM Latin America

      October 26 - October 29
Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com