UNWTO Notes Strong and Rapid Governments’ Response to COVID-Challenge
Madrid, Spain, June 23, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / Governments around the world have responded quickly and strongly to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on their tourism sectors, new research from ... Special Re-opening Offers at Outrigger Resorts in Phuket and Samui
Phuket, Thailand, June 23, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / Outrigger Resorts in Phuket and Koh Samui have announced 50% off with a special “1+1” re-opening rate for Thai citizens and residents. ... St Enodoc Golf Club with Ecological Management Plan for Biodiverse Landscape
Cornwall, England, great Britain, June 23, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / St Enodoc Golf Club in north Cornwall, England has embarked on a five year ecological management plan to return both ... UNWTO Calls for Responsible Restart of Tourism Based on COVID-19 Impact Data
Madrid, Spain, June 23, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / As tourism slowly restarts in an increasing number of countries, the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has released new data measuring the impact ... UNWTO Partnerships at UN Global Compact Leaders Summit
Madrid, Spain, June 20, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) ensured the transformative power of tourism was a key part of the conversation at the latest edition ... King Power Mahanakhon Partners with Thai Astronomical Society to View Partial Solar Eclipse
Bangkok, Thailand, June 22, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / King Power Mahanakhon joined hands with the Thai Astronomical Society for a partial solar eclipse viewing from Mahanakhon SkyWalk, Bangkok’s highest rooftop ... Accor Hotels with New Mercure Hotel in Seoul
Seoul, South Korea, June 22, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / Accor Ambassador Korea, in partnership with Seohan Tourism Development Co., Ltd, is pleased to announce the upcoming opening of Mercure Ambassador ... Major Global Travel Destinations Get WTTC Safe Travels Stamp London, United Kingdom, June 20, 2020 / travelindex.com / Holiday hotspot Egypt, is the latest in a line of popular destinations around the world to sign up to the world’s ... Thailand’s Tourism Recovery Hinged On Tapping Into Strong Domestic Market Bangkok, Thailand, June 20, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / Thailand’s domestic-led tourism recovery was at the forefront of a virtual online event “TTF2020 – Special Bangkok Edition” today that tapped more ... UNWTO Joins President Sánchez to Restart Spain’s Tourism Sector Madrid, Spain, June 19, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has welcomed Spain’s readiness to lead the way in restarting tourism. The head of the United Nations ... UNWTO: Future of Tourism in the Americas; Stronger and Greener Kingston, Jamaica, June 19, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / Ministers from across the Americas have met to map a course for the sustainable growth of the region’s tourism sector, a lifeline ... UNWTO: Allied for Action, Tourism’s Restart Brings Hope for Millions Madrid, Spain, June 17, 2020 / travelindex.com / Global tourism has never been more united than it is now. Both in assessing the impact of COVID-19 and in looking at ... IATA: Criteria for COVID-19 Testing in the Air Travel Process Geneva, Switzerland, June 18, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released criteria for the use of COVID-19 testing in the travel process. Should governments choose to ... Shangri-La Hotels Welcome Guests Back with Enhanced Hygiene Protocols Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, June 18, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / Shangri-La Group announced today that it is introducing the “Shangri-La Cares” commitment which elevates its already rigorous hygiene and ... Tourism Organizations Unite to Create Coalition for the Future of Tourism Norwood, Massachusetts, United States, June 17, 2020 / travelindex.com / Six non-governmental organizations call for a rebalance in tourism as the sector recovers from Covid-19. These organizations have come together ... In the Current Crisis, lebua Hotels & Resorts Stays True to Its Core Values Bangkok, Thailand, June 16, 2020 / travelindex.com / Lebua Hotels & Resorts is a Bangkok-based luxury hotels and resorts company with locations in Thailand, India, and New Zealand. Lebua is ... Paradigm Shift in Core Competencies for Post-Covid-19 Recovery Consequences in hiring and leadership in tourism, travel, hospitality and related industries – by Richard Adam, Chief Executive OPTIMIST, NED Board Member, Strategist, Intl. Developer (Destination, Resort, Real Estate). First ... Phuket Hotels Association Launches COVID-READY Certification with Hotel Resilient Phuket, Thailand, June 16, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / New internationally recognised certification – a first in Thailand – to provide assessment, guidance and support to Phuket hotels as they prepare ... Finnair and Sabre Renew Distribution Agreement Helsinki, Finland, June 16, 2020 / travelindex.com / Finnair, the Finnish flag carrier focused on connecting Europe and Asia, and Sabre Corporation, the leading software and technology company that powers ... WTTC Welcomes Beginning of Travel Recovery Across Europe
London, Great Britain, June 15, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / WTTC welcomes the beginning of the recovery of travel across Europe. Gloria Guevara, WTTC President and CEO, said:
“WTTC welcomes the reopening ... IATA Interactive Map Gives Travelers Latest COVID-19 Restrictions
Amsterdam, Netherlands, June 11, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / The International Air Transport Association (IATA) introduced a free online interactive world map to provide travelers with the latest COVID-19 entry regulations ... Thailand’s Highest Rooftop and Observation Deck is Back
Bangkok, Thailand, June 12, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / Mahanakhon SkyWalk, Thailand’s highest rooftop and observation deck at King Power Mahanakhon’s 78th floor has reopened its doors to the public.
Located within ... UAE is Ready to Open its Borders to the World
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 15, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / According to UAE Authorities the country is preparing for a full reopening after months of shutdown, Dubai Tourism has made ... WTTC: 197mio Travel & Tourism Jobs Lost due to Prolonged Travel Restrictions
London, United Kingdom, June 11, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / More than 197 million jobs could be lost in the global Travel & Tourism sector if barriers to global travel, such ... Aman to Open Luxury Resort in Kyoto
Kyoto, Japan, June 9, 2020 / TRAVELINDEX / Aman has signed a deal with Kyoto Resorts, a subsidiary of the Chartered Group, to manage a luxurious new property in Kyoto, ...