Baxter Media invites all travel agents and travel professionals to attend a webinar with the Hong Kong Tourism Board on Tuesday, September 14 at 1 p.m. (EST).
The event features three Hong Kong neighbourhoods: Old Town Central, Sham Shui Po and West Kowloon, and two popular Instagram... more ›
TICO held the inaugural meeting of the Consumer Industry Advisory Committee (CIAC) late last week.
The goal of CIAC is to gather leaders with broad consumer and travel industry experience in a forum to exchange ideas, identify and discuss emerging issues in the travel sector.
TICO is... more ›
Barbados recorded over 10,000 air passenger arrivals after months of being hard-hit by a global pandemic. For the first time since December 2020, the local tourism industry has recorded a major tourism milestone with the latest statistics from the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI)... more ›
Kenya Airways has appointed AirlinePros as its general sales agent for its Americas offline markets, which covers Canada, the Caribbean, and Latin America.
Through the partnership, AirlinePros will be providing wide-ranging sales and marketing activities for Kenya Airways, extending the... more ›
AMR Collection Created With Travel Agents And Their Clients In Mind
As Carolina Bellina, Senior Director of Canadian Sales for AMResorts®, explains it, the AMR™ Collection was created with travel agents in mind -- not only did they play a pivotal role in developing the strategy to support the master brand, through surveys, focus groups and feedback they... more ›
City Friends With Benefits Initiative Is A First
Toronto, Montreal and Ottawa have set their friendly rivalries aside to create a new campaign aimed at reviving the excitement of travelling to three of this country’s most popular city destinations.
City Friends with Benefits is a new initiative from Ottawa Tourism, Tourisme Montréal and... more ›
GBTA Poll Finds Positives, But Rise Of Delta Variant Raises Concerns
While the business travel industry continues to report an overall willingness and optimism about the return to business travel, the rise of the Delta variant and other variants has become a cause for uncertainty and increased concern over the past month.
In its latest poll,... more ›
According to GlobalData, the lack of an internationally recognized vaccine certification system could hinder travel recovery as many travellers are left confused about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions.
The data and analytics company points out that with varying rules, some may... more ›
IATA is backing the EU Digital COVID Certificate (DCC) as the global standard for digital vaccine certificates and is urging states to adopt it as a blueprint for their own certificates.
Conrad Clifford, IATA’s deputy director general, said that: “The DCC was delivered in record time to... more ›
VisitBritain Buoyed By Good News, Industry Says It's A 'Strong Step Forward'
Not surprisingly, VisitBritain and other tourism officials in the United Kingdom have been buoyed by the news that the UK government will be adding Canada to its green list as of 4 am on Mon., Aug. 30, 2021.
As a result, travellers from Canada will be able to enter the UK without a mandatory... more ›