Travel & Tourism
UNWTO leads action for tourism’s COVID-19 mitigation, recovery
The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has released a set of recommendations calling for urgent and strong support to help the global tourism sector not only recover from the unprecedented challenge of COVID-19 but to ‘grow back better’.
Akporiaye steps in as NANTA national president
Following her recent emergence as the National President of the National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies, (NANTA), Susan Akporiaye has pledged to confront challenges facing its members and come up with effective strategies that would reposition the body.
Recovery plans underway as UNWTO convenes Global Tourism Crisis meeting
As COVID-19 virus continues to spread rapidly globally, the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has hosted a high-level virtual meeting, bringing together key UN agencies
FTAN begins sensitisation visits to hospitality, tourism facilities
Worried by the negative impacts of the Coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria’s hospitality and tourism sectors, the leadership of the Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN)
The Greater Lagos Regatta and Festival as tool for economic growth
As part of efforts to position Lagos State as the hub of the country’s culture, entertainment and business The Greater Lagos Regatta and Festival...
Sustainability tops agenda as stakeholders set for tourism, transport expo 2020
In line with the ongoing efforts to diversity Nigeria’s economy through tourism, which has been described as he lowest hanging fruit, stakeholders and operators...
Expert tasks women-drivers on purpose in career development
Latest study by the Road Traffic Institute Vias, Italy reveals that women drivers have fewer accidents, including serious accidents, and also commit fewer motoring offences.Hence, the need for women drivers to seek purpose in achieving their dream in life has been stressed. The study, which was prepared to coincide with International Women’s Day, states that…
How intermodal transport will reduce carnage, congestion on roads
Stakeholders in the transport sector have stressed the need for effective intermodal transport architecture to properly link railway to the inland waterways, ports, and road transport network for more effective and efficient logistics penetration.