Travel news

  • Hull Trains suspends all services in U.K.

    Published on : Tuesday, March 31, 2020

    Amid the coronovirus pandemic, Hull Trains has suspended all services and turns the first UK rail operator to stop trains from 30 March until further notice.   The operator said in a statement released on the website that as a …

    Read More

  • Malaysia Tourism & Travel Mart (MTTM) 2020 will be postponed

    Published on : Friday, March 27, 2020

    Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin had announced measures on 16 March 2020 to restrict movement nationwide which started  from 18 March till 31 March 2020, in a bid to stem the rising number of coronavirus cases.   Due to the …

    Read More

  • Michigan’s capital city Lansing is losing $682 million due to coronavirius crisis

    Published on : Wednesday, March 25, 2020

    The President Donald Trump said that he wants the lockdowns around the country to end by Easter to keep the economy from getting worse. The pandemic is expected to cost Mid-Michigan millions of dollars in travel and tourism alone.   …

    Read More

  • IBTM Connect launched for knowledge sharing

    Published on : Wednesday, March 25, 2020

    IBTM Connect, a new online platform has been launched by IBTM Events today. The online online resource hub for business events professionals will provide practical guidance and knowledge sharing. As collectively they  navigate the impact of COVID-19 the launch is …

    Read More

  • Tourism Noosa’s drive to keep tourism afloat during unsure times

    Published on : Wednesday, March 25, 2020

    Tourism Noosa is taking an integrated destination management approach for marketing Noosa recognizing the importance of tourism as Noosa region’s largest single economic driver. They are considering development of more regional airline routes and increasing length of stay.   With the recent outbreak of corona virus worldwide, there is …

    Read More

  • In the midst of coronavirus, Visit KC shifts its priorities

    Published on : Monday, March 23, 2020

    In the middle of sudden closed down of bars and restaurants, Visit KC is currently shifting its priorities in trying to help all the workers associated with hourly tourism and hospitality.   The main priority of this non-profit organization is …

    Read More

  • 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 …

    Read More

  • West Virginia tourism officials compile online dining guide

    Published on : Monday, March 23, 2020

    The tourism officials in West Virginia are letting the public know the services that restaurants are offering during the coronavirus scare. More than 150 businesses statewide on listed on an online dining guide that gives updated hours of operation and …

    Read More

  • New Orleans tourism are expected to face thousands of lay-offs next week

    Published on : Friday, March 20, 2020

    Among the 106 largest metro areas of the country, New Orleans, a tourism-dependent economy has the third-highest percentage of jobs in tourism, majorly at risk from the recession that is all set to create wave across the U.S., as per …

    Read More

  • In Northern Ireland, 3,000 businesses related to tourism ‘may not survive’!

    Published on : Friday, March 20, 2020

    Minister of Northern Ireland, Diane Dodds recently explained that there had been “an alarming drop-off in activity” in the tourism sector.   She disclosed that Titanic Belfast, one of the key attractions of the country, was seeing visitor numbers going …

    Read More

  • Till 26th March, Andaman & Nicobar admin has defered all tourism activities

    Published on : Friday, March 20, 2020

    The Andaman & Nicobar administration has closed all travel activities starting from Monday till March 26th.   In an advisory issued recently on the outbreak of COVID-19, the health secretary of the Andaman & Nicobar administration wrote: “In order to …

    Read More

  • Nine Southern Railway trains cancelled due to low occupancy

    Published on : Wednesday, March 18, 2020

    Amidst the coronavirus fears, Southern Railway has cancelled nine trains operated towards the southern parts of Tamil Nadu and Kerala due to low occupancy. The services are cancelled starting from March 19 up to April 1.   The Duronto Bi-Weekly …

    Read More

  • Severe storms, tornadoes expected across central, southern U.S.

    Published on : Wednesday, March 18, 2020

    Severe thunderstorms, including the possibility of tornadoes, are expected to erupt over portions of the central and southern U.S. on Wednesday and Thursday, forecasters warn.   While much of Wednesday will be storm-free, a round of severe storms is likely …

    Read More

  • 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 …

    Read More

  • Moroccan Tourism Group advises cheap credit combat coronavirus impact

    Published on : Wednesday, March 18, 2020

    Recently, the National Confederation of Tourism (CNT) has put forward steps that would help businesses in tourism to conquer the financial impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).   The president of the CNT, Abdellatif Kabbaj, stated that for the entire period of the …

    Read More

  • 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 …

    Read More

  • 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 …

    Read More

  • Impact of coronavirus could signal the end of the road for some businesses in Oman

    Published on : Wednesday, March 18, 2020

    Oman’s tourism experts have opined that the impact of corona virus could signal the end of the road for some businesses with the country implementing new protection measures for restricting the spread of the pandemic.   On Friday, a month-long suspension …

    Read More

  • Global airline industry is facing meltdown over coronavirus fear

    Published on : Tuesday, March 17, 2020

    The global travel industry faces an extensive shutdown over Coronavirus  fears after most of the global airline companies announced that the new flight reductions and more countries introduced more travel bans and isolation requirements.   The novel coronavirus has gone global reaching …

    Read More

  • 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 …

    Read More


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

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 03 ITB Asia 2021
  • 08 iitm 2021
  • 12 ITE Hong Kong 2020
  • 12 ttfotm 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
    3. MATKA 2021

      Jan 20, 2022 - Jan 23, 2022
    4. BLTM

      Feb 14, 2022 - Feb 15, 2022
Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com