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Jamaica ends pre-arrival Covid testing

Jamaica ends pre-arrival Covid testing

International visitors to Jamaica will no longer be required to present a negative Covid-19 Antigen or PCR result prior to travel to the island, as from 16 April.

Saint Lucia reports resurgent tourism sector

Saint Lucia reports resurgent tourism sector

Saint Lucia has enjoyed the highest arrivals in March since the reopening of the industry after the pandemic. The paradise island recorded 32,110 visitor arrivals, up 21% on forecasts.

Greece to remove all remaining Covid travel restrictions

Greece to remove all remaining Covid travel restrictions

Greece is to remove all remaining Covid-related travel restrictions on 2 May, in time for its peak summer tourist season. The Mediterranean nation joins a list of 15 other European countries, including Sweden, Madeira and Cyprus, which have dropped entry rules as infection rates stabilise.

Summer 2022 poised for strong tourism business

Summer 2022 poised for strong tourism business

The global tourism market is expected to reach $637 billion this summer, an increase of 50 per cent, according to forecasts by ITB Berlin and Statista. The study says long-term changes in travel behaviour due to Covid will not affect decision-making and destination choices, whilst the war in Ukraine is unlikely to severely impact the travel industry.

Madrid to host of MCE South Europe 2022

Madrid to host of MCE South Europe 2022

MCE South Europe will be hosted in Madrid in October 2022. The elegant capital of Spain with all its glamourous boulevards, grand museums and fantastic cuisine will offer participants a unique experience, showcasing why Madrid is considered one of the top MICE destinations in the world.

Bangkok to host 11th APEC Tourism Ministerial Meeting

Bangkok to host 11th APEC Tourism Ministerial Meeting

The Tourism Authority of Thailand is pleased to advise that Thailand, in its role as the host of the APEC 2022, will hold the 11th APEC Tourism Ministerial Meeting and the 60th APEC Tourism Working Group Meeting in Bangkok from 14-20 August, 2022.