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Travel restrictions hamper customer engagement with communications provider

X Sign up for free to receive the latest news straight to your inbox Register now Harrogate-headquartered Mobile Tornado says its total revenue in the six-month period to June 30, 2021 declined 2% to £ 1.27million (H1 2020: 1.29 million pounds sterling). Recurring revenue from the listed business, which provides instant mobile communication solutions to […]

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United States travel restrictions: Croatian travelers can now travel to the United States without a visa

Travelers from Croatia will not need a visa to travel to the United States in the near future. According to the US government, Croatia will join countries whose inhabitants do not need a visa to enter the country. This is done as a sign of closer economic and security ties. The United States has implemented […]

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Macau-Zhuhai travel restrictions in place until September 30

Authorities in Macao SAR and the nearby city of Zhuhai have agreed that epidemic prevention and control measures, currently in effect at the Zhuhai-Macao border crossings, will continue until midnight September 30. This is the result of a videoconference meeting between Chief Executive Ho Iat Seng and Communist Party Secretary of Zhuhai Municipal Committee Guo […]

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Are there travel restrictions to the United States for fully vaccinated people?

In order to guard against new variants and stubbornly high infection rates, more and more countries are requiring citizens and visitors to have full immunization status for public activities and tourism. Although current travel restrictions in the United States do not prohibit travel to fully vaccinated individuals, several destinations may require proof of vaccination. UNIVERSAL […]

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Ban on international flights extended until October 31; check details here

New Delhi | Jagran brand office: The suspension of scheduled international commercial flight services has been extended until October 31, 2021, the Office of the Director General of Civil Aviation said on Tuesday. The restrictions will not apply to international all-cargo operations and flights specifically approved by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation. “This restriction […]

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Record visitor levels and international travel restrictions help Blackpool piers recover from 2020 losses

Record levels of visitors and international travel restrictions have led the company behind Blackpool’s three piers to more than recoup its 2020 losses as it continues to rebound from the pandemic, new documents have confirmed. The Blackpool Pier Company, which owns the south, central and north piers of the town promenade, added that the number […]

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Online Travel Agencies IT Spend Market Drivers and Constraints for Each Segment – Stillwater Current

The Online Travel Agency IT Spending Market 2021 report provides a detailed analysis of the market dynamics with an emphasis on secondary research. The report throws light on the current situation of market size, share, demand, development patterns and forecast in the coming years. This resulted in several changes in This report also covers the […]

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Israeli airlines call for end of government travel restrictions

In a joint letter to Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, El Al Israel Airlines, Arkia Israeli Airlines and Israir again appealed for financial and regulatory support, arguing that if the country’s strict travel restriction regime persists, they risk collapsing. The three carriers launched a similar appeal in early August. In the letter co-authored on September […]

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Latest Version: Travel Agency Industry Research Report and Competitive Analysis (2021-2030)

Pune, Maharashtra, September 27, 2021 (Wiredrelease) Market.Biz -: Recently published a new research report on the Travel agency market By Market.Biz, who uncovered accurate insights into the long-term outlook for the global and regional market. It has defined the market scenario in an orderly fashion and highlights the industrial developments with the major players in […]

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COVID Variants Business Travel Recovery Slows Down: Business Traveler USA

GBTA poll finds employee willingness to travel declines slightly month-over-month, but optimism continues to rise The outlook for the return of business travel in general remains optimistic, but the COVID-19 delta variant continues to hamper the recovery. This according to the Global Business Travel Association’s September Business Travel Sentiment Tracking Survey. The survey is the […]

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Qantas pushes back London-Perth routes

Qantas says it plans to use Darwin to operate services between London and Perth as uncertainty persists over whether some international flights from Australia will reopen. The airline said if it plans to gradually restart international services from December 18, 2021, when Australia is expected to have reached an 80% vaccination threshold, it is pushing […]

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Top 10 Travel Destinations For Teens In Britain | Family holidays

Another place, Cumbria A contemporary take on the traditional country house, Another Place is the Watergate Bay Hotel’s sister property and has much the same fun, contemporary feel. The hotel comprises a Georgian house and a modern extension that opens onto 18 acres of land, with an archery field. The lakeside location means kayaking, SUP, […]

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[World Tourism Day] With travel restrictions easing, these influencers are eager to explore again

The pandemic has put an end to the “get feet, travel” aspirations of many, crippling the tourism and hospitality industry for more than a year and a half. Travel and tourism in India, which accounts for nearly 2.5% of its GDP, saw the loss of 14.5 million jobs in the first quarter of 2020 alone. […]

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No rental fees for SME travel agencies, tourist facilities and schools in Oman

The Supreme Committee announced a series of relief measures designed to help small and medium-sized enterprises engaged in specific activities. File photo used for illustration purposes only Muscat: Several economic activities run by small and medium-sized enterprises in Oman are exempt from rental fees, as part of the measures taken by the Supreme Committee to […]

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US loosens travel restrictions for fully immunized travelers around the world and 9 more travel stories

Skift take In Skift’s Top Articles This Week, The United States Announces Reopening To Fully Immunized Overseas Air Travelers, Expedia Group Consolidates Its Three Three Loyalty Programs, And Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky Considering Work At distance allowing employees to live in cheaper areas. Rashaad Jörden Throughout the week, we’re posting original stories night and day […]

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Best of Law Blogging: Travel Restrictions, Alumni Relationships, and Why You Shouldn’t “Do the Right Thing”

It’s Friday and that means we have a new batch of our favorite blog posts from last week, all handpicked by our Publishing Team members. COVID-19 remains a priority for many legal bloggers as they continue to manage everything from changing travel restrictions to new local orders and unvaccinated employees. We also have articles on […]

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End of NIEs near – Biden’s Covid team announces travel restrictions will be lifted in November

News sources report that on September 20, Jeff Zients, the White House Covid Response Coordinator, announced an easing of restrictions on direct entry to the United States by fully vaccinated international travelers. Few details are available at the time of writing. The following FAQs address some of the initial questions that might arise as a […]

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Relaxation of UK and US travel restrictions comes at best possible time for UAE airlines

Revising UK names on travel from UAE will ensure a busy fourth quarter for UAE airlines. In addition, there is also assistance from the United States. Image Credit: Bloomberg Dubai: As expected, airline bookings to the UK immediately increased after Britain announced further easing of restrictions for travelers from the UAE. “We will be accepting […]

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2 Berks Attractions Among Top US Travel Destinations | Regional News from Berks

READING, PA – Two popular attractions in Berks County are also some of the best of the best in the United States. The American Bus Association has selected the Christmas Village of Koziar in Jefferson Township and the Boyertown Historic Vehicle Museum in Boyertown as the top group travel destinations in 2021, according to the […]

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White House plan to remove COVID-19 travel restrictions

Related practices and jurisdictions Wednesday September 22, 2021 The White House announced on September 20, 2021 that from “early November” 2021, the Biden administration would remove restrictions on international travelers seeking to travel to the United States, provided they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This policy change will apply to all international travelers, including those […]

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IATA considers US move to lift COVID-19 travel restrictions

September 22 (THEWILL) – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the Joe Biden administration’s decision to allow vaccinated travelers to enter the United States with a negative COVID-19 test result before traveling from the beginning of November 2021. Importantly, this replaces the so-called 212f restrictions which prevented anyone from entering the United States if […]

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Coast hoteliers show optimism after UK lifts travel restrictions

Tourism stakeholders on the south coast hailed the UK’s decision to remove Kenya from the Red List which restricted travel for citizens of both countries. The Diani Hospitality Owners Association has said the decision to remove Kenya from the list is a momentum towards recovery for the tourism sector which is on its deathbed due […]

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Federal vaccine mandate for entrepreneurs could affect travel agencies: Travel Weekly

Marc Pestronk Q: Our agency conducts business trips for federal government contractors. On September 9, President Biden issued an executive order adding Covid-19 vaccination requirements for all government contractors and subcontractors. Does the decree apply to the employees of my agency? Do we have to have 100 employees to be covered? What about part-time employees […]

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Industry leaders advocate for a full return of business travel and events

Industry leaders advocate for a full return of business travel and events In what was perhaps the strongest argument to date calling for a full return to in-person business meetings, leaders from the business and travel sectors gathered on September 15 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC to Deliver a powerful, data-driven, science-backed […]

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Airline bookings surge after US eases transatlantic travel restrictions

Perillo Tours CEO Steve Perillo shares his positive outlook for the future of travel amid COVID-19. Flight bookings to the United States have skyrocketed following the “long-awaited” reopening of the transatlantic corridor on Monday. Bookings on Virgin Atlantic on Monday night were up more than 600% from the previous week, with New York accounting for […]

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ISO publishes travel risk management guidelines

ISO has published its long-awaited international standard offering advice to organizations on managing travel risks, enabling them to “protect their workers when they travel comprehensively, [and] demonstrate that their risk decisions are based on solid and reliable information ”. The standard, known as ISO 31030, provides a structured approach for the development, implementation, evaluation and […]

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IATA welcomes US decision to lift Covid-19 travel restrictions

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has welcomed the Biden administration’s decision to allow vaccinated travelers entering the United States with a negative Covid-19 test result before traveling from early November. Importantly, IATA said, this replaces the so-called 212f restrictions that prevented anyone from entering the United States if they had been in 33 specific […]

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The prevalence of online travel agencies has the potential to impact travel planning and booking businesses

NEW YORK, September 20, 2021 / PRNewswire / – BizVibe has added key challenges and trends for travel planning and reservation services industry profiles to its platform. The 40,000+ travel company profiles will now contain over 50 corporate data points, including a list of potential challenges that are expected to impact market players over the […]

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US to open to foreign visitors vaccinated in November

The United States will lift travel restrictions on vaccinated visitors from Europe and the rest of the world over the next two months, a White House spokesperson said on Monday. The Biden administration plans to implement “strict protocols” in early November to prevent the spread of Covid-19, which will include a requirement for all adult […]

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Hopes of a business travel boost fade for U.S. airlines as September bump fails to materialize

As predictable as the fall leaves, business air travel is expected to be in full swing this month, providing U.S. airlines with a reliable revenue bridge between late summer and early flight season. vacation. With the continuing resurgence of COVID-19 cases and concerns about the delta variant, however, that revenue stream does not materialize, with […]

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Business travel outlook underscored by fragile recovery at London City Airport

Skift take A record day in terms of the number of passengers, bankers again rubbing shoulders with tourists in the terminal. But the good news ends there, as business travel traffic proves impossible to predict in the short term, and pre-pandemic levels are not expected to return until at least 2025. Matthew Parsons The restarted […]

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Best Instant Payday Loans Online With No Credit Check Guaranteed Approval: Top 5 Cash Loans Lenders List of 2021 | Paid Content | Cleveland

click to enlarge Can you imagine a situation where you need some urgent liquid assets but don’t have enough available? For those of us who have been caught in such uncomfortable spots, it would be fair to say it’s a lot more stressful than one can imagine. The good news is there are […]

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Guaranteed Payday Loans With No Credit Score Check and Same-Day Approval in 2021 – Blog

An instant payday loan is one of the many easy loan options available to you when you are looking to finance your short-term needs. However, with more and more new companies entering the market, it can be more than a little difficult to gauge which one you should opt for. That’s why we’ve compiled this […]

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Update on travel restrictions for South Africa

Germany has removed South Africa from its list of high-risk countries, offering travelers an alternative route to the European Union (EU) Schengen area. In a notice published on Sunday, September 19, the German federal government announced that 14 countries had been removed from the list, which are no longer subject to strict entry requirements. However, […]

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President of Flughafen Zuerich sees a rebound in business travel in 2022

ZURICH, September 20 (Reuters) – The chairman of the airport operator Flughafen Zuerich FHZN.S expects business travel to rebound next year, he told a newspaper, adding that the Swiss group remains financially strong despite the blow of the coronavirus outbreak. “My personal assessment is that I don’t think we will see a big recovery in […]

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Cathay Pacific lowers fourth quarter capacity forecast as travel restrictions persist

A Cathay Pacific jet is seen in front of the air traffic control tower at Hong Kong International Airport, Hong Kong, China October 24, 2020. REUTERS / Tyrone Siu / File Photo Plans to fly 13% of passenger capacity before pandemic Had hoped to increase capacity to 30% of pre-COVID levels Passenger numbers were 95.3% […]

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Government urged to regulate online travel agencies

PETALING JAYA: Budget hotel operators in Malaysia want federal government to regulate online travel agencies (OTAs), arguing that the free online situation will lead to an unsustainable travel industry, especially during the pandemic of Covid-19. The Malaysian Budget and Business Hotel Association (MyBHA) also said there was a need to enforce guidelines for the short-term […]

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Qatar Airways boss predicts increase in leisure and business travel

Posted September 19, 2021 Qatar Airways vice president for Africa Hendrik du Preez said leisure and business travel would accelerate as travel restrictions eased. According to him, Covid-19 has had an unprecedented impact on airlines and their customers, necessitating the willingness of the traveling public to visit new places and travel again. He said: “We […]

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Japan struggles to ease travel restrictions for vaccinated people

TOKYO – Japan has so far refused to ease its request for a 14-day quarantine for travelers from overseas even as other major economies decide to drop these requirements for those vaccinated. Following a request from main business lobby Keidanren this month, Tokyo signaled its intention to gradually ease restrictions. He plans to shorten the […]

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Joy for the double blow as UK lifts travel restrictions

The UK said on Friday it would simplify its restrictions on international travel and no longer require coronavirus testing before traveling to England for those vaccinated from low-risk countries. The announcement was made by Transport Minister Grant Shapps who said that from October 4, the traffic light that classified countries according to three risk categories […]

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Budget hotels want regulations enacted on online travel agencies

PETALING JAYA: Budget hotel operators want government to regulate online travel agencies (OTAs), saying industry would not be able to sustain itself in the long term without regulation, especially during the Covid pandemic -19. The Malaysian Budget and Business Hotel Association (MyBHA) also said there was a need to apply the Short-Term Residential Accommodation (STRA) […]

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U.S. lawmakers push Biden to lift Canada travel restrictions

Four U.S. Senators on Friday called on President Joe Biden to lift restrictions that have barred Canadians from crossing the northern U.S. border since March 2020. Democratic Senators Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire, Jon Tester of Montana and the independent Angus King of Maine have asked Biden to allow Canadians vaccinated against […]

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BCC welcomes new rules on international travel restrictions

September 17, 2021 Respond to news of changes, Jacques Martin, Director politics at the BCC, said: “Ee decision to simplify the traffic light system in England will be very welcome news for companies in the travel industry and beyond. “Hope this the new regime will be provide everyone confidence and clarity necessary after so much […]

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UK revises travel restrictions – vaccines much more free and unvaccinated people quarantine

UK Transport Secretary Grant Shapps announced sweeping overhaul of Covid-19 travel … [+] restrictions, tests and quarantine requirements Getty Images UK Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has announced sweeping changes to travel restrictions, quarantine and testing for Covid-19. Shapps said the changes were made to make travel “easier” and to “cut costs”, as reported by The […]

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Consumer demand for the plane grows but business travel lags: Business Traveler USA

Air travel on the rise, survey finds, but rising COVID-19 cases and vaccination issues are major headwinds Consumer demand for air travel continues to strengthen, with 70% of consumers saying they have already booked flights for the future, according to a recent OAG survey. As a result, US domestic capacity from June to August of […]

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Webber is the leader Santa Fe needs | My opinion

Over the past year and a half, New Mexicans have come together like never before. As the pandemic raged before us, we took masking, testing and vaccination seriously. In the legislature, we worked hard to pass COVID-19 relief measures that would help everyday New Mexicans, including small businesses and low-income people. I sponsored legislation that […]

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Unnecessary travel restrictions that do more harm than good

Reading time: 4 minutes A year and a half after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the only thing keeping Air Canada alive are bailouts from the federal government. They are delaying the inevitable and sensible exit: reducing travel restrictions, encouraging tourism by ensuring effective containment and encouraging vaccination. In April, the government granted the […]

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President Samia’s documentary attracts 30 travel agencies

Kilimanjaro International Tourism & Safaris (KITS) COO Francis Malugu revealed in Dar es Salaam yesterday that his company’s decision to attract travel agencies from the United States and around the world has been taken after learning that the Tanzanian head of state was personally carrying out the act of promoting the country’s many tourist attractions […]

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Payday Loan Market To Reach $ 48.68 Billion By 2030: Allied Market Research

The increased awareness of payday loans among young people and the rapid approval of unrestricted loans is driving the growth of the global payday loan market. The North American market held the lion’s share in 2020, accounting for more than two-fifths of the market. The Covid-19 pandemic has affected millions of people due to rising […]

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Langkawi: Travel agencies allowed to operate without registering with CIMS

PUTRAJAYA (September 11): Travel agencies are allowed to operate with immediate effect, without having to register with the Covid-19 intelligent management system (CIMS), the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture said , Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri. She said the issue decided on yesterday at the Cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri […]

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Government aid should prioritize businesses outside major travel destinations

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, September 10) – The national government should focus on helping tourism-related establishments that are not among the country’s main tourist destinations, but also attracting mainly foreign travelers, a tourism expert said. “The immediate priority for emergency response (is concerned) should be those outside of international destinations,” said Ramon Alampay, director of […]

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UAE Lifts Travel Restrictions For Residents Of India And 14 Other Countries | World news

It also allowed residents of Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Namibia, Zambia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda, Sierra Leone, Liberia, from South Africa, Nigeria and Afghanistan to travel to the United Arab Emirates from September 12. Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi UPDATED SEPTEMBER 10, 2021 5:56 […]

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Langkawi: Travel Agencies Allowed To Operate Immediately Without Registering With CIMS, Says Tourism Minister | Malaysia

Yesterday, the government announced that fully vaccinated domestic tourists from across the country, except those residing in areas subject to the Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO), would be allowed to visit Langkawi from the 16th. September. – Photo by KE Ooi PUTRAJAYA, September 10 – Travel agencies are allowed to operate with immediate effect, without […]

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9 travel destinations in the United States to try when you can’t travel abroad – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: Forbes Advisor may earn a commission on sales made from partner links on this page, but this does not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. Best travel credit cards for 2021 Find the best travel credit card for your travel needs. As tempting as international travel is, it’s not always realistic. […]

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Less Traveled Outdoor Travel Destinations More Preferred This Year During Pandemic: Report

Jeju Island (123rf) The preference for travel to less-traveled or outdoor destinations has increased this year in South Korea amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, a report revealed on Wednesday. The Korea Culture and Tourism Institute (KCT) compared two surveys – one conducted among 2,061 people from April to May of last year and the other […]

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Interest rate ceilings on securities lending are coming soon ► FINCHANNEL

The Senate committee of Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs proposed this interest rate cap at a hearing and expressed the intention behind the idea. This bill aims to help American consumers avoid paying excessive and unreasonable amounts on small loans. What would this interest rate cap look like? Would this law reduce the debt of […]

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AirAsia Thailand Records High Load Factor in Major Travel Destinations

BANGKOK (September 7): AirAsia Thailand recorded a high occupancy rate following the government’s announcement to ease travel restrictions from September 1, 2021. In a statement released today, AirAsia Thailand Managing Director Santisuk Klongchaiya said the airline has resumed 11 routes as part of its phased return to domestic service on September 3, 2021, supported by […]

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Beijing tops travel destination list for Mid-Autumn Festival holiday

Ti Gong Shanghai tourists visit the countryside of the city. The domestic tourism market is steadily recovering with the resumption of inter-provincial group travel and airline-plus-accommodation packages in many Chinese cities. Beijing is expected to be the “hottest” tourist destination during the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival holiday, travel agencies said Tuesday. The holidays are from September […]

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More travelers are turning to travel agencies for help planning their trips

Planning a trip became more complicated during the pandemic, but it presented a new opportunity for travel agencies: to provide a foolproof way to plan trips during the pandemic. Planning a trip became more complicated during the pandemic, but it presented a new opportunity for travel agencies: to provide a foolproof way to plan trips […]

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Hotel survey casts shadow over prospect of business travel upturn in fall: Travel Weekly

More than half of U.S. business travelers are likely to cancel their existing travel plans with no intention of rescheduling due to increased cases, according to a new survey from the American Hotel and Lodging Association (AHLA) delta variants of Covid-19. Survey results come as companies delay return to office and major business travel destinations […]

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Patna Travel Agencies Hope for Positive Season This Year | Patna News

PATNA: With the gradual easing of the Covid situation in the country following the easing of the lockdown, people have started planning to visit exotic locations in India as well as overseas. Tour operators and tour operators in the city claimed that the most preferred destinations in the following tourist season (September-November) were Gujarat, Sikkim, […]

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Porter ready for take off as business travel lags behind crowded skies

After an 18-month hiatus, Porter Airlines is expected to resume flight next week, but will do so with more competition for a niche segment before COVID-19 begins: the business traveler. The Toronto-based airline plans to resume service on September 8 with flights departing from the city’s Billy Bishop Airport, a key hub for Canadian business […]

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Lufthansa’s Eurowings sees rebound in business travel

BERLIN, September 2 (Reuters) – Lufthansa LHAG.DE Low-cost European airline Eurowings saw its business class seats start selling again for the first time since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, prompting it to make twice as many flights in September as in August. Eurowings will offer its customers around 300 direct commercial routes from September, […]