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WTTC research reveals Travel & Tourism sector’s contribution to France’s GDP dropped by €103 billion in 2020

The World Travel & Tourism Council's annual Economic Impact Report (EIR) today reveals the dramatic impact COVID-19 had on France's Travel & Tourism sector, wiping out €103 billion from the nation's economy.


WTTC research reveals Travel & Tourism sector’s contribution to Italy’s GDP dropped by €121 billion in 2020

The World Travel & Tourism Council's annual Economic Impact Report (EIR) today reveals that the dramatic collapse of Italy's Travel & Tourism sector has wiped out a staggering €120.6 billion from the nation's economy.


WTTC Research Reveals Travel & Tourism Sector’s Contribution To UK GDP Slumped A Shocking £148 Billion In 2020

The World Travel & Tourism Council's annual Economic Impact Report (EIR) today reveals that the dramatic collapse of the UK's Travel & Tourism sector has wiped out a staggering £148 billion from the UK economy.
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WTTC Research Reveals Global Travel & Tourism Sector Suffered A Loss Of Almost US$4.5 Trillion In 2020 Due To The Impact Of COVID-19

The World Travel & Tourism Council's annual Economic Impact Report (EIR) today reveals the full devastating impact of COVID-19 had on the global Travel & Tourism sector last year, which suffered a massive loss of almost US$4.5 trillion.
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WTTC calls on EU leadership during Tourism Minister Meeting

At the EU Tourism Ministers Meeting, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) called on leadership from the EU to save the Travel & Tourism sector which has been left in ruin by the COVID-19 pandemic.
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New Paper from WTTC shows importance of Travel & Tourism in driving global economy and enhancing social progress

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), which represents global Travel & Tourism private sector, has released a new Social Impact Paper focusing on the Travel & Tourism sector, which has been compiled to showcase the importance of Travel & Tourism as a driver of social impact.
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WTTC hosts first virtual AGM with over 120 Members and WTTC Ambassadors in attendance

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), which represents the global Travel & Tourism private sector, hosted its first ever virtual AGM, attended by more than 120 CEOs from across the globe, to discuss the progress made so far, the challenges our sector has faced through this pandemic, and the importance of international collaboration.
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WTTC is proud to present the second event in its One Voice series

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), which represents the global Travel & Tourism private sector, presents its second in a series of Travel & Tourism focussed virtual events next week, with "One Voice - To Recovery & Beyond" taking place on 1 December.
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During historic G20 Tourism meeting, WTTC and global Travel & Tourism CEOs present plan to save 100 million jobs

In a historic first, G20 Tourism Ministers hosted more than 45 CEOs and Members of WTTC, who presented their plan to save the embattled Travel & Tourism sector and 100m jobs globally. View the plan.
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WTTC Calls For Leadership From Pm Boris Johnson, And Strong International Coordination To Save The Travel & Tourism Sector And The Global Economy

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has urgently called on the UK government for strong leadership and unprecedented international collaboration, to save the struggling Travel & Tourism sector and recover the millions of jobs already impacted.
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Old Soldiers Never Cry? Military Town Shows 'Covid Can-Do'

Breaking in August on network TV, a COVID-era tourism campaign by the Fayetteville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau builds on the town’s military, can-do spirit. Titled “A Special Place,” the work is by advertising agency The Republik, Raleigh. It is the client’s first-ever broadcast advertising.Fayetteville’s people are military: active military, family or retired. Nearly all have known adversity and that is how they view the pandemic, as an adversity to be dealt with, not imagined away. That ...
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More Than 197m Travel & Tourism Jobs Will Be Lost Due To Prolonged Travel Restrictions, According To New Research From WTTC

More than 197 million jobs could be lost in the global Travel & Tourism sector if barriers to global travel, such as blanket anti-travel advisories and quarantine measures remain in place, according to new research from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). The devastating figure comes from WTTC economic modelling, which looks at the impact faced by the Travel & Tourism sector amid local and global travel restrictions as a result of COVID-19.
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‘Safe travels’ stamps for COVID-19

One question will be on the minds of all prospective travelers for the next few months: “Is this safe?” Whether it’s airplanes, hotels, or entire countries, travelers can’t really enjoy a vacation if they’re concerned about being infected by COVID-19. To give travelers peace of mind, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has designed “safe travels” stamps, which indicate that a tourism entity is abiding by WHO-issued safety protocols. Anyone involved in the tourism industry, including air...
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WTTC unveils “Safe Travels” – new global protocols to restart the Travel & Tourism sector

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) which represents the global Travel & Tourism private sector has unveiled a range of new worldwide measures to restart the sector.
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Only The G20 Can Drive Forward A Coordinated Recovery Response To The COVID-19 Crisis Says WTTC

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) calls upon G20 tourism ministers to lead a united and coordinated recovery for the Travel & Tourism sector out of the COVID-19 crisis.
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EU Travel & Tourism sector will be critical to the EU’s economic recovery, says WTTC

A major new report has revealed Travel & Tourism's crucial contribution to help re-energize the EU's economic recovery once the COVID-19 pandemic has been successfully combatted.
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UK’s economic recovery will be powered by Travel & Tourism sector says WTTC

A major new report has revealed Travel & Tourism's crucial contribution to help kick-start, the UK's economic recovery once the COVID-19 pandemic has been successfully combatted.
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Open Letter from WTTC to Governments

No one can doubt that we are in uncharted territory. The coronavirus pandemic means the world is facing a threat on multiple fronts not seen in peacetime. The Travel & Tourism sector is uniquely exposed, and we estimate 50 million jobs globally are at risk. To put it bluntly, Travel & Tourism is in a fight for survival.
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Co-ordination between public and private sectors is key to tackling the coronavirus, says WTTC

Co-operation between public and private sectors within Travel & Tourism is essential to mitigating the impact of the coronavirus, according to the World Travel & Tourism Council. The call from Gloria Guevara, President & CEO of World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), follows the World Health Organization's (WHO) declaration of coronavirus (2019-nCoV) as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. Ms. Guevara, former Tourism Minister of Mexico, was closely involved in 2010 with the ...
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Ataboy Studios Takes Flight With Transcendent Virgin Galactic Campaign

  A leading creative production company at the forefront of impactful visual storytelling, Ataboy Studios continues to make its mark across the content advertising space with Director Corydon Wagner’s new  Virgin   Galactic  campaign, the signing of Director Noah Sterling, and an expansion of global partnerships. Launched in New York City with partners in New Zealand, Ataboy celebrates the new signing of Director of Branded Content Noah Sterling -- widely known as the creator of Marvel’s...
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KLM Celebrates its Centenary with 100 Years of Progress

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines turned exactly one hundred years old on Oct. 9, 2019. Founded in 1919, KLM is the first commercial airline that is still flying under its original name to reach this milestone. A true pioneer in aviation, KLM is celebrating its centenary with a film that looks back at some of its remarkable history, while showing progress throughout the last ten decades. Underlining the evolution of aviation - and also that of society as a whole. Since KLM’s first commercial flight right...
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Rent a Finn: The Idea that Conveys the Brand Experience Through a Whole Nation

According to the UN, Finland is the happiest country in the world – thanks to the special connection between people and nature. Studies have shown that nature can have a positive impact on our minds and alleviate stress.At the same time, the world is getting busier. Many travelers search for silence and serene nature. Well, Finland has those things in abundance. But how to teach the world this happy, close-to-nature lifestyle? The idea: Rent a Finn.Now it’s time everyone had a chance to learn fr...
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A Virginia Beach Vacation is a Photographer's Dream

For some of the best beaches on the Atlantic Ocean, you can visit Virginia Beach, certainly one of the crowning attractions of the state of Virginia. You’ll quickly discover that the excellent coast is only the beginning of what makes the place so special; within the town there are a wide variety of excellent options for entertainment and activities for people of all ages. Whether you’re traveling for a family vacation or on a solo retreat to get away from the demands of daily life, Virgini...
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WestJet Announces Flyre Festival

today announced that Canada's favourite airline may launch Flyre Festival, the world's first premium in-flight music festival, on April 1, 2020. Many of the airline's promised festival activities can be seen in a promotional video released today."Since the dawn of flying, humans have yearned for an immersive music festival at 35,000 feet," said Richard Bartrem, WestJet Vice-President Marketing Communications. "WestJet is giving the people what they want, and the experience will be impossible t...
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Quentin Jones and Big Buoy are Lost in Luxury with New Fashion Film for Vogue and St Regis

Modern day surrealist, Quentin Jones, completes captivating new fashion film celebrating the new era of Rome’s St Regis Hotel, with post-production by Big Buoy.Rome. The Eternal City. Home to Italy’s most prestigious fashion houses and a cultural hub for aesthetics and beauty. The St Regis Hotel, complete with Belle Epoque décor and stunning views of the Baths of Diocletian from the hotel’s popular Bottega Veneta Suite, epitomises true Italian splendour. Throw in an Italian supermodel and a worl...
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New Research Shows South Africa As Africa’s Largest Travel & Tourism Economy In 2018

Travel & Tourism in South Africa contributed 1.5 million jobs and ZAR425.8 billion to the economy in 2018, making it the largest tourism economy in Africa, according to the World Travel & Tourism Council's (WTTC) annual review of the economic impact and social importance of the sector released today.
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MeringCarson Launches Newest San Diego Tourism Campaign, “Something To Smile About”

Aiming to expand San Diego’s tourism economy, the San Diego Tourism Authority (SDTA) is working with long time agency MeringCarson and is launching a revitalized advertising campaign that will air in multiple cities across the U.S. and around the world. The new, multi-platform “Something to Smile About” campaign builds on the success of past campaigns, including “Happiness is Calling” and “Summer Feeling,” and features three new television commercials: one highlighting San Diego’s general vibe,...
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Turkish Airlines unveils new LEGO Movie 2 In-flight Safety Video

Turkish Airlines is marking its move to a state-of-the-art home base, Istanbul Airport, by launching a fun and original safety video involving characters from the latest big-screen animated LEGO adventure. The LEGO Movie 2, from Warner Bros. is being shown in theatres worldwide beginning today.Last August, Turkish Airlines debuted the , which was also inspired by the LEGO® Movie franchise. The video topped the viral charts with 20 million views in just one month and then brought home the gold...
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Qatar Airways Launches Cinematic New Hollywood-Style Campaign

Qatar Airways starts the year with the launch of the airline’s biggest and most cinematic brand campaign to date, ‘A World Like Never Before’. Inspired by Hollywood and produced by some of the movie industry’s most talented creative minds, the commercial takes passengers on a magical journey to a fantasy world that will capture their hearts and imagination.The campaign, which launched globally on 17 January 2019, shows how flying with Qatar Airways transforms the entire experience of travel - an...
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Tourism Fiji, Saatchi & Saatchi NZ and Goodoil Films Bring ‘Bula Spirit’ to the World

Tourism Fiji has announced a revitalized global brand campaign, created by Saatchi & Saatchi New Zealand and Goodoil Films.The campaign assets have been developed to demonstrate that the Fiji brand goes beyond just relaxation by highlighting Fiji’s ‘Bula Spirit,’ and emphasizing the range of unique experiences that are offered throughout Fiji’s 333 islands, with powerful imagery designed to evoke an emotive response and create real interest in the destination.The suite of assets developed span T...
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