Published on : Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Turkey has recently launched a vaccination campaign for tourism professionals to boost the vital industry heavily impacted in 2020 by the COVID-19 pandemic. Over 1 million tourism industry workers will is likely to be inoculated in total as part of the plan.
The program covers the principal players in the tourism industry, including employees of accommodation facilities and restaurants, personnel at companies providing vehicles for tours and transfers, and tourist guides.
Volkan Yorulmaz, Board Member, Professional Hotel Managers Association of Turkey, said that the move will be a major lift for the industry and a significant development regarding Turkey’s image and the safe tourism program that is currently being promoted.