Articles tagged “global travel”

EventMB

What the U.S. Reopening to Global Travel Will Mean for Events

The U.S. is easing its travel restrictions on international visitors as of November 8. The patchwork of country-by-country bans will no longer apply, but vaccine requirements will be more stringent. What will this mean for events?

What the U.S. Reopening to Global Travel Will Mean for Events

Tourism

New U.S. Global Travel Rules Would Require Vaccines Upon Arrival for Some

Exemptions do exist under the U.S.'s new travel rules lifting restrictions for vaccinated global travelers. Those coming for humanitarian reasons and those in Covid clinical trials are among them. But a planning document shows the twist is they must agree to get vaccinated once they land.

New U.S. Global Travel Rules Would Require Vaccines Upon Arrival for Some

Coronavirus

Getting Tourism Jobs Back Is First Priority of New CEO of WTTC

In her first interview with the press, Julia Simpson showed us she has big plans for tourism. But will getting jobs back and reopening borders cloud the urgency to manage tourism's growth post pandemic? That's the unanswered, million-dollar question.

Getting Tourism Jobs Back Is First Priority of New CEO of WTTC

Airlines

The Southwest-Skiplagged Battle and 9 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

In Skift’s top stories this week, a legal battle between Southwest and Skiplagged continues, U.S. airlines are a mess this summer, and hotels see first growth since the pandemic.

The Southwest-Skiplagged Battle and 9 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

Coronavirus

Coronavirus Puts 50 Million Tourism Jobs at Risk: Report

The global coronavirus outbreak means millions of travel and tourism jobs are at risk, says the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC). Asia faces faces the most risk, with up to 30 million possible jobs affected, if demand dries up for two or three months.

Coronavirus Puts 50 Million Tourism Jobs at Risk: Report