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February 27, 2021

How much more dangerous is the new COVID-19 string?

The Canadian Government issued this public information release on the new string of the more transmissible COVID-19 variant. The Government of Canada has a monitoring program in place with the provinces and territories to identify new COVID-19 variants in Canada, such as the ones identified in the United Kingdom and South Africa. Continue reading How much more dangerous is the new COVID-19 string? at

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NDC: Helping or hindering travel industry recovery?

Designed to transform the way air products are retailed to corporations and travelers, the New Distribution Capability (NDC) is to be a new standard that will allow airlines to personalize their offers and sell their ancillary products beyond their own websites. Is it working? Continue reading NDC: Helping or hindering travel industry recovery? at eTurboNews

Geological Tourism: New tourist product in East Africa

Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority (NCAA) management is now developing tourist lodges and other visitor service facilities in the Geopark to attract more tourists, both foreign and local visitor Continue reading Geological Tourism: New tourist product in East Africa at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. | Continue reading: https://eturbonews.com/2985908/geological-tourism-new-tourist-product-in-east-africa/

US Travel: COVID Relief Bill helps, but more is needed

Given the severity of the impact on the travel and tourism industry, more work remains to provide critical recovery and stimulus measures to safely restore our industry Continue reading US Travel: COVID Relief Bill helps, but more is needed at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. | Continue reading: https://eturbonews.com/2985887/us-travel-covid-relief-bill-helps-but-more-is-needed/

The newly appointed ICAO Secretary-General is the right man at the right place at the right time

The future of the aviation industry has big challenges. A new Secretary-General for the international body assigned to regulate aviation will have a challenging position. Continue reading The newly appointed ICAO Secretary-General is the right man at the right place at the right time at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. | Continue reading:

The New ICAO Secretary-General is a pro by any standard

The future of the aviation industry has big challenges. A new Secretary-General for the international body assigned to regulate aviation will have a challenging position. Continue reading The New ICAO Secretary-General is a pro by any standard at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. | Continue reading: https://eturbonews.com/2985770/the-new-icao-secretary-general-is-a-pro-by-any-standard/

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ETOA CEO Tom Jenkins has one word: “Ugh”

How to tourists travel to Europe and the UK after Brexit? These are the questions many in Europe have today after Brexit will now happen by the end of January 2020. How do travel and tourism leaders feel? “Ugh” could be interpreted as disgusting.  Ugh is the comment made to eTurboNews by the CEO of the

Australia’s South West Sustainable Tourism Observatory joins UNWTO Observatory Network

Australia’s South West Sustainable Tourism Observatory, has officially become the latest member of the World Tourism Organization’s International Network of Sustainable Tourism Observatories (INSTO). The Observatory will work to monitor tourism in the south-west region of Australia and help guide its sustainable development. The Australia’s South West Sustainable Tourism Observatory (ASWTO) is the first of its

UNWTO: United States moves closer to rejoining World Tourism Organization

A high-ranking official delegation from the US Department of State has met with head of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) as the United States of America moves closer to rejoining the United Nations specialized agency for tourism. Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs Kevin Moley and Assistant Secretary for Economic and Business Affairs Manisha Singh

Todays UNWTO Star: Hon. Najib Balala from Kenya

The Minister of Tourism of Kenya, The Hon. Minister Najib Balala was elected today to chair the UNWTO executive council. This election took place Friday during the UNWTO General Assembly in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Immediately after this important election the African Tourism Board chairman Cuthbert Ncube congratulated in saying: “The African Tourism Board congratulates the

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Pattaya area quarantine urged by Mayor to boost tourism

Pattaya City is proposing to be designated as a safe bubble in order to push tourism into the spotlight and break open its doors from the COVID-19 lockdown. Continue reading Pattaya area quarantine urged by Mayor to boost tourism at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. | Continue reading: https://eturbonews.com/2985750/pattaya-area-quarantine-urged-by-mayor-to-boost-tourism/

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Uganda Tourism agencies merge in latest government spin

For the third time in just about as many years, the Government of Uganda has come full circle on their decision to merge departments and agencies. Continue reading Uganda Tourism agencies merge in latest government spin at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. | Continue reading: https://eturbonews.com/2985729/uganda-tourism-agencies-merge-in-latest-government-spin/

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Travel and Tourism hiring will be low in 2021

2021 job additions in the travel and tourism will be low compared to the pre-COVID-19 hiring trend as the sector reels under stress of new strains emerging. Continue reading Travel and Tourism hiring will be low in 2021 at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. | Continue reading: https://eturbonews.com/2985706/travel-and-tourism-hiring-will-be-low-in-2021/

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IAG’s leisure brands well equipped to capture pent-up travel demand

Transatlantic flying has virtually been non-existent since March 2020, and its recovery will be vital for IAG Continue reading IAG’s leisure brands well equipped to capture pent-up travel demand at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. | Continue reading: https://eturbonews.com/2985596/iags-leisure-brands-well-equipped-to-capture-pent-up-travel-demand/

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