Association Adds Contract Template & Travel Waiver To Business Resources
On Aug. 19, ACTA will be hosting a webinar -- in collaboration with HR à La Carte – to provide its members and non-members an HR overview on the Independent Travel Agent model; as well as answering participants’ questions.
Information is available on the ACTA website and there will be a... more ›
The Jamaica Tourist Board’s (JTB) is inviting Canadian agents to expand their destination product knowledge by enrolling in Jamaica Training University -- a new weekly training series that kicks of today (Aug. 13), with classes being held every Thursday going forward.
Designed for... more ›
Don’t Miss Responsible Travel Redefined – Today @ 1 pm
Today’s the day.
#TravelWebcastWednesday brings together industry leaders for a session on Responsible Travel Redefined.
Following the onset of COVID-19, the rapid shutdown of businesses and traffic brought a something of a reprieve to the natural world for a few quiet months as the... more ›
Don’t Miss It. #TravelWebcastWednesday - Aug. 12 @ 1 pm
Just one day to go before the next #TravelWebcastWednesday on Aug. 12, during which leaders in the field of sustainable, responsible tourism will have their say.
Four tourism industry stakeholders will assemble for the webcast starting at 1:00 p.m. EST sharp, to discuss these crucial issues... more ›
Significant Price Cuts Could Hurt Industry Recovery
People shouldn't expect bargain-basement prices from suppliers eager to attract clients as they work to rebuild their businesses, a Monday Virtuoso webinar was told.
Celebrity Cruises president Lisa Lutoff-Perlo joined other panelists in saying her company has no intention of slashing rates... more ›
On August 12: Tollman, Swan, Simms And Manning Take On Sustainability
After COVID-19 came to town, the rapid shutdown of businesses and traffic brought a surprise reprieve to the natural world for a few quiet weeks.
While many people were struggling to deal with the new reality, animal life briefly thrived in a cleaner, greener world.
It looked like an... more ›
Destination Canada executive-director Chantz Strong says this country's tourism trade clearly needs to broaden its peak season beyond two currently all-important summer months.
Strong told a Thursday webinar that the damage done to Canadian tourism during the coronavirus pandemic underscores... more ›
PATA has announced that the Virtual PATA Travel Mart (PTM) 2020 will take place from Sept. 23 to Sept. 27, 2020.
Virtual PTM is a business-to-business travel contracting and virtual networking event that both mirrors and enhances the features of the long-standing PTM, which boasts over four... more ›
In a message to Brand USA’s partners, the organization’s president & CEO, Christopher Thompson offers an update on its recently quarterly Board of Directors meeting where it outlined its paths forward and reinforced its commitment to support the industry through these unprecedented... more ›
New Research Indicates International Business Arrivals Set To Fall By 35.3%
According to GlobalData, meetings, incentives, conferencing and exhibitions (MICE) tourism was one of the first types of tourism to be impacted by the global spread of COVID-19 and it could be one of the last to fully return as international business arrivals are projected to fall by 35.3% in... more ›