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Sabre Survey Reveals Shifting Shape Of Corporate Travel

Sabre Survey Reveals Shifting Shape Of Corporate Travel Sabre Corporation has released the results of a new survey of travel agents and Travel Management Companies (TMCs) in APAC that reveals the changing face of corporate travel as the industry recovery continues to gain strength. The research was carried out with respondents across Asia... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, News, Technology, Travel Agents, Trends & Research

Antigua And Barbuda Plan New Strategy

Tourist Authority Announces Dates For 2023 Showcase  

Antigua And Barbuda Plan New Strategy The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority (ABTA) wrapped up a series of strategy meetings as marketing teams all gathered in Antigua for face-to-face meetings -- the first since COVID-19 -- to discuss the future of marketing for the destination. The ABTA Board, CEO, and Directors with... more ›
Posted in Caribbean, COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

ETC Finds Finances A Barrier To Long-Haul Travel

ETC Finds Finances A Barrier To Long-Haul Travel According to the latest Long-Haul Travel Barometer (LHTB) from the European Travel Commission (ETC) and Eurail BV the appetite for overseas travel in the last months of 2022 has improved, with Brazil (150p), Canada (136p) and the US (126p) showing the greatest rise in the sentiment index... more ›
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Taiwan Ending COVID Quarantine Requirements

Taiwan Ending COVID Quarantine Requirements The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) of Taiwan announced that as of Oct. 13, incoming travellers will no longer be required to quarantine and will instead undergo a seven-day period of self-initiated prevention after arrival. After two years in the pandemic, Taiwan and the Taiwanese... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

Taking A Balanced Approach On The Path To Recovery

Taking A Balanced Approach On The Path To Recovery “We are seeing shoots of growth in markets like North America, which is set to rebound even more strongly than before as carriers like Singapore Airlines and United Airlines are increasing capacity in the coming months. Last year, we even added a new long haul city link to Vancouver,”... more ›
Posted in Airlines, COVID-19, Obituary, Tourism Organizations

Celestyal Offer Update On COVID Rules

Celestyal Offer Update On COVID Rules Following the Greek National Committee of Public Health’s recent  relaxations for cruise passengers, has announced the immediate removal of requirements for proof of valid vaccination or recovery certificates. Celestyal will still require guests to test ahead of their cruise for the... more ›
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TICO Ready To Meet The Challenges Of The Future

TICO Ready To Meet The Challenges Of The Future In a conversation with Canadian Travel Press, Richard Smart, President & CEO of the Travel Industry Council of Ontario (TICO), observes that while “the challenges of the pandemic are far from over, but there is a sense that we’re finally on the path to recovery.” Smart told CTP... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, News, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents, Trends & Research

Travellers Looking For Work-Life Balance

Travellers Looking For Work-Life Balance As the pandemic recedes, two thirds of American travellers are focused on finding a balance between their work worlds and their non-work life according to the latest Longwoods International tracking study. More than half of those travellers are less likely to do work on their leisure trips... more ›
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NCL Updates Global Health And Safety Protocols

NCL Updates Global Health And Safety Protocols Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) has updated its global health and safety protocols by removing all COVID-19 testing, masking and vaccination requirements effective Oct. 4, 2022. Given the significant, positive progress in the public health environment, the cruise line has updated its health and... more ›
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Hurtigruten Expeditions Updates COVID Protocols

Hurtigruten Expeditions Updates COVID Protocols Hurtigruten Expeditions has updated, adjusted and simplified the Covid-19 protocols. The main change is removing pre-departure testing across all departures and ships -- except for Antarctica expedition cruises -- effective no later than Oct. 1. For Antarctica expedition cruises, guests... more ›
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