Gloria Guevara, WTTC chief executive, said: “While protecting public health is paramount, blanket travel bans cannot be the answer. They have not worked in the past and they will not work now.”
The UK government and the EU must agree a deal over Brexit to save and secure thousands of jobs, argues the World Travel & Tourism Council.
Officials at the World Travel & Tourism Council have confirmed the 2021 Global Summit will take place in the Mexican beach destination from March 23rd-25th.
The World Travel & Tourism Council has said millions of jobs could be saved by the roll-out of widespread testing for Covid-19 at European airports.
Pierfrancesco Vago, MSC Cruises’ executive chairman, has addressed tourism ministers from the G20 group of nations representing leading tourism brands from all regions of the world.
In a historic first, G20 tourism ministers have hosted more than 45 chief executives and members of the World Travel & Tourism Council to assess the future of the sector.
The World Travel & Tourism Council has added 100 destinations to its ‘Safe Travels’ accreditation scheme, with the Philippines becoming the latest member.
The protocols focus on measures to ensure the reopening of adventure tourism, which should see an increase in popularity as travellers seek more unique experiences post Covid-19.