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WTTC reports recovery rate of the Caribbean Travel & Tourism sector

WTTC reports recovery rate of the Caribbean Travel & Tourism sector

🕔Oct 26, 2021

According to the WTTC, the Caribbean Travel & Tourism sector has the fastest recovery in the world.

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WTTC reports dramatic impact of COVID-19 on Travel & Tourism around the worldwide

WTTC reports dramatic impact of COVID-19 on Travel & Tourism around the worldwide

🕔Jul 6, 2021

World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) published Economic Trends Report, revealing the dramatic impact of COVID-19 on worldwide Travel & Tourism.

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Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Converted Over 50 Hotels to its Brands in First Quarter 2021

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Converted Over 50 Hotels to its Brands in First Quarter 2021

🕔May 12, 2021

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts remains on a steady growth trajectory around the world and is continuing to debut new properties and enter new destinations

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Radisson confirms 16 new signings in EMEA in Q1

Radisson confirms 16 new signings in EMEA in Q1

🕔May 10, 2021

Radisson Hotel Group celebrates Radisson Blu reconfirmed position as the largest upper upscale brand in Europe for the past decade and continues its successful portfolio growth in EMEA with over 2,000 rooms and 16 signings added to the Group’s portfolio in Q1.

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The World Tourism Organization unites with tourism ministers in the Americas to relaunch tourism in the region

The World Tourism Organization unites with tourism ministers in the Americas to relaunch tourism in the region

🕔May 10, 2021

Minister of Tourism David Collado along with 15 more ministers and vice ministers of tourism of the Americas established partnership agreements and procedures for relaunching tourism in the region in a meeting called by the World Tourism Organization and led in its inauguration by Luis Abinader, President of Dominican Republic.

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International arrivals to South America fell by 48% in 2020, according to GlobalData

International arrivals to South America fell by 48% in 2020, according to GlobalData

🕔Apr 22, 2021

Peru was the most affected by the pandemic with a 73% drop in international visitors, followed by Venezuela (71%) and Ecuador (70%) Chile was the least affected with international tourists falling by 25% followed by Argentina (27%) and Colombia (30%) GlobalData projects South America’s International tourism market will not reach pre-pandemic levels until at least 2022

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Far East Hospitality rides on first quarter momentum for regional expansion

Far East Hospitality rides on first quarter momentum for regional expansion

🕔Apr 21, 2021

Riding on the momentum of opening two properties – The Clan Hotel Singapore and Quincy Hotel Melbourne, in the first quarter of 2021, Far East Hospitality announced that it will continue with its regional expansion plans.

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Europe is the only region growing hotel construction

Europe is the only region growing hotel construction

🕔Apr 19, 2021

According to March pipeline data from STR, Europe is the only region in the world showing increased hotel construction activity in comparison with the end of Q1 last year.

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Anticipated Boom In Summer Holiday Bookings Dampened By Uncertainty Over Travel Restrictions

Anticipated Boom In Summer Holiday Bookings Dampened By Uncertainty Over Travel Restrictions

🕔Apr 15, 2021

A poll conducted by GlobalData has shown that quarantine requirements and travel restrictions remain the two main deterrents to international travel with 58% and 55%* of respondents expressing that these factors would deter them from traveling.

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Negative Passenger Demand Trend Continues in February

Negative Passenger Demand Trend Continues in February

🕔Apr 13, 2021

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that passenger traffic fell in February 2021, both compared to pre-COVID levels (February 2019) and compared to the immediate month prior (January 2021).

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Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Continues Growth Trajectory across Europe, Middle East, Eurasia and Africa

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Continues Growth Trajectory across Europe, Middle East, Eurasia and Africa

🕔Apr 7, 2021

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest hotel franchising company by number of properties with over 8,900 hotels across nearly 95 countries, continues to cement its presence across Europe, Middle East, Eurasia and Africa (EMEA) with a series of recent hotel launches and a strong line-up of openings for 2021.

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Tourist Arrivals Down 87% In January 2021 As Unwto Calls For Stronger Coordination To Restart Tourism

Tourist Arrivals Down 87% In January 2021 As Unwto Calls For Stronger Coordination To Restart Tourism

🕔Apr 6, 2021

The devastating impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on global tourism has carried on into 2021, with new data showing an 87% fall in international tourist arrivals in January as compared to 2020. The outlook for the rest of the year remain cautious as the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) continues to call for stronger coordination on travel protocols between countries to ensure the safe restart of tourism and avoid another year of massive losses for the sector.

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WTTC research reveals global Travel & Tourism sector suffered a loss of almost USD4.5 trillion in 2020 due to the impact of COVID-19

WTTC research reveals global Travel & Tourism sector suffered a loss of almost USD4.5 trillion in 2020 due to the impact of COVID-19

🕔Apr 5, 2021

Travel & Tourism sector’s contribution to GDP plunged a staggering 49.1% in 2020. Job retention schemes look to have saved millions of jobs - but the threat remains. Swift action could see lost jobs and GDP contribution return by 2022

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voco Hotels grows to over 50 openings and signings, marking IHG Hotels and Resorts fastest ever global expansion

voco Hotels grows to over 50 openings and signings, marking IHG Hotels and Resorts fastest ever global expansion

🕔Mar 26, 2021

IHG Hotels & Resorts’ premium voco Hotels brand has officially reached the milestone of 50 signed and open hotels in more than 20 countries across the globe – marking IHG’s fastest ever global expansion.

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Governments Join Sector Leaders In Backing Principles For International Code To Protect Tourists

Governments Join Sector Leaders In Backing Principles For International Code To Protect Tourists

🕔Mar 25, 2021

More than 100 countries, alongside international organizations and leading business groups have agreed to adopt harmonized standards for assisting tourists caught up in emergency situations. The Committee for the Development of an International Code for the Protection of Tourists has agreed on the text of the first two Chapters of the Code, containing seven key principles for a landmark legal code aimed at restoring confidence in international travel in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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WTTC and GBTA support the Euopean Comission proposal for the EU wide Digital Green Certificate

WTTC and GBTA support the Euopean Comission proposal for the EU wide Digital Green Certificate

🕔Mar 18, 2021

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the world’s largest business travel association – and the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) support the European Commission’s proposal to introduce a Digital Green Certificate that is inter-operable and consistent across Members States.

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Tightened travel restrictions underline current challenges for tourism

Tightened travel restrictions underline current challenges for tourism

🕔Mar 8, 2021

One in three destinations worldwide are now completely closed to international tourism. According to the latest data from the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the emergence of new variants of the COVID-19 virus has prompted many governments to reverse efforts to ease restrictions on travel, with total closures to tourists most prevalent in Asia and the Pacific and Europe.

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How Investors Are Tapping Into Domestic Tourism

How Investors Are Tapping Into Domestic Tourism

🕔Mar 8, 2021

As Europe starts looking to life after lockdown, open air hospitality venues are set to be in high demand.

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Hyatt Announces Global Expansion of Independent Collection Brands with New Hotel Openings and Developments Slated Through 2025

Hyatt Announces Global Expansion of Independent Collection Brands with New Hotel Openings and Developments Slated Through 2025

🕔Mar 4, 2021

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced the global growth of its independent collection brands, including recent openings and development plans through 2025 across The Unbound Collection by Hyatt, Destination by Hyatt and JdV by Hyatt brands.

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WTTC calls on EU leadership during Tourism Minister Meeting

WTTC calls on EU leadership during Tourism Minister Meeting

🕔Mar 3, 2021

At EU Tourism Ministers Meeting, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) called on leadership from the EU to save the Travel & Tourism sector which has been left in ruin by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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