Business travel

IATA Approves EU Covid Digital Certificate as Global Standard

The International Air Transport Association has approved the European Commission’s EU Covid digital certificate and urged countries to use it as a standard for their own certificates, the association said in a statement on Thursday. The EU’s Covid Digital Certificate (DCC) shares the Covid-19 vaccination and testing status of travelers and has been implemented in […]

Travel agencies

UAE travel agencies await official green light for issuance of tourist visas

They will be back soon – but with masks. The demand for tourist visas for the United Arab Emirates begins to increase well before the opening date of the Expo. Image Credit: Dubai: Outside of India, tourist visa applications from Lebanon and Jordan have increased dramatically since the United Arab Emirates opened them to all […]

Business travel

Organizations are reinventing business travel for the new normal

Being flexible and anticipating some uncertainty will help business travelers get back on the road (Getty Images / valentinrussanov) After months of closures and a more recent easing of restrictions, the business travel case is under scrutiny. While many are eager to establish some level of face-to-face contact with colleagues and clients, organizations are applying […]

Travel restrictions

Travel restrictions put 8,000 jobs at risk in English-language schools

English language schools urgently need clarity on recruiting new students or risk putting up to 8,000 teaching jobs at risk. David O’Grady, CEO of Marketing English in Ireland (MEI), says he has no answers for global agents looking to book international students at the Irish schools he represents. Under current Covid guidelines, these private schools […]

Travel destinations

Cars.com Finds Delta Variant Impacting Labor Day Travel Destinations and Flight Plans with More Than One in Five Travelers Canceling Flights in Favor of Driving

CHICAGO, 25 August 2021 / PRNewswire / – Even with the delta variant increasing cases of COVID-19 across the country, Americans remain committed to getting out this coming Labor Day weekend 2021. Sixty percent of Americans plan to travel, in 17% increase over the same time last year, according to a national survey of Cars.comMT […]

Travel restrictions

Relaxation of travel restrictions in the Republic reduced the number of restaurateurs in the North

The easing of travel restrictions in the Republic has slowed a flow of stays in the north, but hoteliers say visitors from the south continue to boost business in the region. Belfast’s Fitzwilliam Hotel said over the weekend that a large number of Republic holidaymakers had helped ensure it was full since it reopened in […]

Travel agencies

Global Travel Agency Market Size, Share, Future Opportunities 2028 | Asia World Enterprise, Carlson Wagonlit Travel, Central America Travel Services, Regency Travel & Tours – Exclusive Contrive Datum Insights Report

The report provides qualitative and quantitative research data on the global travel agency market. Along with this, it also incorporates the important information into the balanced scenario and the development methods were then adopted by major players like Asia World Enterprise, Carlson Wagonlit Travel, Central America Travel Services, Regency Travel & Tours, Adelman Travel Group, […]