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June 24, 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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1 person killed, 51 missing in Miami condo collapse

Surfside Mayor Charles Burkett confirmed that at least one person was killed and 10 were injured. 1 person killed, 51 missing in Miami condo collapse | Continue reading: https://eturbonews.com/2997280/1-person-killed-51-missing-in-miami-condo-collapse/

EU condemns LGBT+ discrimination as Hungary enacts new controversial law

The letter says that “respect and tolerance are at the core of the European project,” and pledges to “continue fighting against discrimination towards the LGBTI community.” EU condemns LGBT+ discrimination as Hungary enacts new controversial law | Continue reading: https://eturbonews.com/2997275/eu-condemns-lgbt-discrimination-as-hungary-enacts-new-controversial-law/

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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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Moscow restaurants and bars now require proof of COVID-19 vaccination

Only those who have proof of vaccination, evidence that they have had coronavirus within the past six months, or a negative PCR test within the previous three days will be given the digital certificate. – eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online | Continue reading: https://eturbonews.com/2997131/moscow-restaurants-and-bars-now-require-proof-of-covid-19-vaccination/

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American Airlines compared to Jet Blue: An Executive Platinum Member has a surprising response

Being an American Airlines Executive Platinum Member may have little meaning when booking a flight on AA with Roxie There seems to be a huge difference for a pet owner to choose JetBlue over American Airlines – eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online | Continue reading: https://eturbonews.com/2997121/american-airlines-compared-to-jet-blue-an-executive-platinum-member-has-a-surprising-response/

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West African countries to launch single currency in 2027

The new initiative to launch the currency, dubbed the eco, comes after decades of delays, most recently due to the COVID-19 pandemic. – eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online | Continue reading: https://eturbonews.com/2997083/west-african-countries-to-launch-single-currency-in-2027/

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