Articles tagged “health”

Business Travel

Daily Podcast: Hertz’ New CEO Bets on Electric Cars

Good morning from Skift. It's Tuesday, April 5, in New York City. Here's what you need to know about the business of travel today.

Daily Podcast: Hertz’ New CEO Bets on Electric Cars

Hotels

Hilton Inks Deal With Amazon for Digital Health Services

Adding Hilton as a client is a major boost to Amazon's healthcare business, which encompasses the increasingly popular telehealth practice many patients relied on during the pandemic to see their doctors.

Hilton Inks Deal With Amazon for Digital Health Services

Airlines

Full Video: Clear CEO Caryn Seidman Becker at Skift Global Forum 2021

Clear's previous experience vetting travelers and moving them quickly through airport security put it in an excellent position to take on the challenges of identity, health, and vaccination in the (hopefully) coming post-Covid panic world.

Full Video: Clear CEO Caryn Seidman Becker at Skift Global Forum 2021

Coronavirus

Europe’s Digital Health Pass: How It Could Restart Tourism This Summer

June isn't that far off, but EU states have multiple decisions to make and some technology infrastructure to build before this is a reality. We fear we will actually see health passes that fall very short of the goal of allowing safe travel for tourists and locals.

Europe’s Digital Health Pass: How It Could Restart Tourism This Summer

Tourism

Europe’s Covid Travel Certificates Won’t Require Vaccinations

There are inequalities around vaccine distribution. But that doesn't mean countries should say "oh well" and take actions which will increase public health risks, which is precisely what happens when masses of unvaccinated people travel across international borders.

Europe’s Covid Travel Certificates Won’t Require Vaccinations

Airlines

U.S. Airport Covid Testing Comes Down to Truth or Dare

If airport coronavirus testing is going to be successful and protect the flying public, airlines, clinics and public health need to work hand in hand.

U.S. Airport Covid Testing Comes Down to Truth or Dare

Coronavirus

England’s Covid Quarantine System Is Working Claims Health Minister

As of Sunday the hotel booking system was still broken, so we're going to trust the border official who called the rollout "an absolute joke" rather than listen to the hapless Hancock.

England’s Covid Quarantine System Is Working Claims Health Minister

Coronavirus

EU Health Agency Slams Border Closures as Too Late and Costly to Tame Coronavirus

The fine print in this Tuesday report by Europe's top health agency is that border controls can sometimes be effective in delaying an epidemic at its start or in isolated regions. In other words, now that the pandemic is unleashed, many travel restrictions aren't worth the cost to society.

EU Health Agency Slams Border Closures as Too Late and Costly to Tame Coronavirus

Coronavirus

Wellness Hospitality Will See New Models Emerge in Wake of Pandemic

Having a robust wellness tourism industry built on science-based approaches will be a positive that can come from a damaging pandemic.

Wellness Hospitality Will See New Models Emerge in Wake of Pandemic

Tourism

Mississippi’s Leaders Get Ready for Tourism, Despite the Risks

Mississippi's Gulf Coast has been devastated by hurricanes from time to time. Now its leaders are turning a pandemic into a possibly more painful man-made disaster.

Mississippi’s Leaders Get Ready for Tourism, Despite the Risks