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Thailand, Barbados, And Cyprus Join More Than 275 Destinations To Adopt The WTTC Safe Travels Stamp

Following its launch just 12 months ago, the highly popular Safe Travels stamp from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has now been adopted by more than 275 destinations around the world.
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WTTC Announces Leadership Changes

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), which represents the global Travel & Tourism private sector, announces the departure of Gloria Guevara after four years leading the global tourism body.
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WTTC Responds To The Latest UK Government Announcement

Recent announcement will delay the recovery and the restoration of millions of jobsUK government should take advantage of its effective vaccination rollout and restart international travel to benefit its economy £148 billion lost to the UK economy due to the lack of Travel & Tourism
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WTTC’s Annual Global Summit Awards Recognise Leadership Of The Highest Quality

Quintana Roo Governor hailed for early adoption of WTTC Safe Travels StampSaudi Arabia recognised with Global Leader Award for historic inclusion of private sector in 2020 G20 Tourism Ministers meeting and the Leaders Declaration14 major awards announced by WTTC and presented at the hybrid event
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WTTC And Harvard T.H. Chan School Of Public Health Release Two Innovative Case Studies On The Importance Of Sustainability Leadership In Travel & Tourism

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), which represents the global Travel & Tourism private sector, and faculty and scientists of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, today release two vital case studies on Sustainability Leadership by The Travel Corporation (TTC) and Intrepid Travel.
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WTTC Requests Clear Rules And A Consistent Protocol For Mobility At The G20 Tourism Ministerial Meeting Hosted By Italy

Gloria Guevara, President & CEO of World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) gave an opening keynote speech at the G20 Tourism Ministers Meeting, as Ministers gathered to discuss the G20 Rome Guidelines for the Future of Tourism.
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WTTC Global Summit Closes With Travel & Tourism Leaders Uniting To Restart Safe International Travel

WTTC announce the Philippines as the next Global Summit hostCarnival Cruise CEO Arnold Donald named as WTTC's new ChairGlobal Summit in Cancun Mexico hailed a success as world's first face-to-face meeting of global tourism leaders takes place post-COVID-19
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Leading Tourism Ministers Urge Public And Private Sector To Work Together To Save Travel & Tourism At WTTC Global Summit

The world's leading Tourism Ministers joined together to urge the public and private sectors to work together in partnership to save Travel & Tourism at the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC).
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WTTC Launches Ground-Breaking Initiative To Support Women In Travel & Tourism

Cancun Declaration adopted by more than 100 companies, industry associations and destinationsLeaders from the private and public sectors and academia join forces at Global Summit to promote diversity and inclusivity to boost women's equalityMexican Caribbean, Hilton, Carnival Corporation, Apple Leisure Group, Intrepid, Expedia, IHG, Barcelona Tourism and CLIA amongst signatories
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WTTC reveals U.S. Travel & Tourism sector suffered loss of $766 billion in 2020

The annual Economic Impact Report (EIR) from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) today revealed the U.S. Travel & Tourism sector suffered a significant loss of $766 billion* in 2020.
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WTTC Releases Major New Paper For Inclusive & Accessible Guidelines To Aid Global Travel & Tourism Recovery

London, UK: The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) launches its new high-level guidelines for inclusion and accessibility in the sector which focus on the experience of travellers with disabilities and will help make the Travel & Tourism sector a more inclusive space.
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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.
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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.
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WTTC Submission To The Global Travel Taskforce Calls On Rapid Testing On Departure To Revive International Travel

Rapid testing on departure at airports is the key to unlocking international travel, says the World Travel & Tourism Council in its submission to the UK government's Global Travel Taskforce.
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WTTC And ETC Call On The European Parliament To Approve The “Urgent Procedure” Of The Digital Green Certificate

WTTC and the European Travel Commission (ETC) welcome European Commission's proposal for the EU wide Digital Green Certificate, which will be a major step towards the recovery of Travel & Tourism in the region. The introduction of the new certificate to travel could see Member States welcoming travelers with proof of vaccination, a negative test or a positive antibody test, in time for the busy summer period. This would provide a significant and much needed boost to economies and save mil...
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WTTC Announces Its Theme And Speakers For The Global Summit Taking Place In Cancun Next Month

The World Travel & Tourism Council is delighted to announce "Uniting the World for Recovery" as the key theme for its annual Global Summit, taking place in Cancun, Mexico next month.
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WTTC Calls On Europe To Ramp Up Vaccine Rollouts

Gloria Guevara, President & CEO, WTTC said: "The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) calls upon governments across Europe to ramp up the rollout of vaccines following regulators giving their approval for the safe use of the AstraZeneca vaccine.
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WTTC Welcomes European Commission’s Proposal For The EU Wide Digital Green Certificate

Gloria Guevara, President & CEO, WTTC said: "The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and its Members say the proposal from the European Commission, which would see all EU member states adopt the Digital Green Certificate, is a major step towards the recovery of Travel & Tourism in the region.
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WTTC Welcomes “American Rescue Plan Act Of 2021” From U.S. Congress

Gloria Guevara, President & CEO, WTTC states: "This incredible stimulus package will be welcomed by Travel & Tourism businesses across the U.S., many of whom are struggling to survive. This package promises a much-needed boost while the COVID-19 pandemic continues to ravage the sector.
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WTTC Praises Greek Government For Its Clear Roadmap For Recovery

Gloria Guevara, President & CEO, WTTC said: "The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and its Members praise the Greek government for its tremendous efforts and strategic steps taken to restart international travel from 14 May.
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WTTC To Present Its Major Woman’s Initiative At Its Global Summit In Cancun, Mexico

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), which represents the global Travel & Tourism private sector, is set to present its new 'Women Empowerment Initiative' for travel at its annual Global Summit, which is taking place in April of this year, in Cancun, Mexico
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HVS Internship Study: Effectiveness of Internship in the Indian Hospitality Sector | By Mandeep Lamba, Shalloo Dhillon & Dipti Mohan

The Indian hospitality sector has grown rapidly in the past couple of decades and is a key employment generator for the country. According to WTTC, travel & tourism sector contributed 6.8% and 8% to the country's total GDP and employment, respectively, in 2019. However, shortage of quality personnel has been a perennial problem for the sector even though several students graduate from specialized hospitality institutes in the country every year. It is high time that the hospitality sector...
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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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WTTC calls on UK’s leadership to safely restore international mobility

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has sent an open letter to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, calling for his leadership ahead of next week's announcement, urging him to support its recovery plan and provide evidence of a clear exit strategy, to save the besieged UK Travel & Tourism sector.
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Restrictions to mobility have contributed to the UK suffering greater GDP losses than its European neighbours, says WTTC

Latest research shows the ongoing restrictions to travel and blanket quarantines has seen the UK suffer greater GDP losses than many of its European counterparts which have less stringent barriers in place, says the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC)
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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 Says Governments Should Abandon The Concept Of ‘High-Risk Countries’ And Instead Focus On ‘High-Risk Travellers’

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is calling for governments to abandon the concept of 'high-risk countries' and instead focus on how individual 'high-risk travellers' are treated at borders.
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WTTC Responds To Latest Move By Canadian Government

Gloria Guevara, WTTC President & CEO, said: "The Canadian government's decision to suspend all flights to Mexico and the Caribbean until April 30, and impose hotel quarantines for all arriving passengers, will cause even further damage to its Travel & Tourism industry, which is already in a fight for survival due to the COVID-19 pandemic."
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WTTC Says UK Hotel Quarantines Would Cause Irreparable Damage to Industry

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has said that introducing hotel quarantines in the UK would cause irreparable damage to an industry which contributes nearly £200 billion to the UK economy.
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UK government must provide more support to the embattled Travel & Tourism sector

Gloria Guevara, WTTC President & CEO, said: "WTTC urgently calls upon the UK government to extend the furlough scheme for those employed in the beleaguered Travel & Tourism sector."
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