Armani, Sorbillo named Special Ambassadors as Italy restarts tourism
The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has appointed two new Special Ambassadors as it leads to the restart of the sector across Europe.
Dubai reopens doors to tourists after long shutdown
With a "welcome" passport sticker and coronavirus tests on arrival, Dubai reopened its doors to international visitors Tuesday in the hope of reviving its tourism industry
UNWTO seeks rapid governments’ response to COVID-19 challenge as tourism restarts
Governments around the world have responded quickly and strongly to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on their tourism sectors, new research from the World Tourism Organisation
UNWTO unveils global guidelines for reopening tourism
As countries begin to relax lockdown, the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has released a set of guidelines to help the tourism sector emerge stronger and more sustainably from COVID-19.
How COVID-19 has affected Nigeria’s film industry
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every sector of the economy. Banking, oil and gas, tourism, telecommunication, education, energy, even the film
Italy to reopen borders on June 3 to restart tourism
Italy will reopen to tourists from early June and scrap a 14-day mandatory quarantine period, the government said Saturday, as it quickened the country's exit
Hawaii Is Now Paying Tourists To Leave
The Hawaii state agency responsible for welcoming visitors to the popular vacation destination is now paying to help them leave. The Hawaii Tourism Authority has set aside $25,000 (₦9,750,000) for the costs of sending tourists away if they refuse to abide by the state's 14-day quarantine. The state said in a press release that outbound…
UNWTO leads call for government to support tourism recovery
The Global Tourism Crisis Committee has united behind the World Tourism Organisation’s rallying cry for governments to “go beyond words” and begin taking decisive action to safeguard the millions of jobs