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23 June 2020
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EU Commission signs aviation agreement with Japan

On June 22nd, the European Commission signed an agreement on civil aviation safety with Japan. The agreement is meant to boost the EU’s cooperation with Japan […]
22 June 2020
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European Aviation: Economic impact of Covid-19 likely to increase

Airlines in Europe are set to lose $21.5 billion in 2020, with passenger demand declining by over 50%, a research from the International Air Transport Association […]
22 June 2020
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European Parliament requests further action to save tourism in the EU

MEPs call for additional measures to save the EU’s tourism and travel sector and make it future-proof after COVID-19 crisis. The resolution on transport and tourism […]
22 June 2020
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S&D group in European Parliament calls for “Travel Guarantee Fund” to protect travelers

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament have called for a “Travel Guarantee Fund” to help ensure travelers do not lose out during the health […]
22 June 2020

“We are Europe” tourism campaign launched on Euronews

The European Travel Commission (ETC) has teamed up with Euronews to create and launch a new media campaign entitled “We are Europe”,  designed to inspire people […]
22 June 2020

Lufthansa, SWISS and Austrian to offer return flight guarantee

Lufthansa, SWISS and Austrian Airlines are offering not only flexible rebooking options but also a basic return flight guarantee on all European routes. Brussels Airlines does […]
19 June 2020
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Sustainability as the new normal: A vision for the future of tourism

With the aim to emerge stronger and more sustainable from the COVID-19 crisis, the One Planet Vision for the Responsible Recovery of the Tourism Sector builds […]
16 June 2020
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Travel again in the EU: New web platform for travelers

On Monday June 15th, the European Commission launched the awaited online platform that provides up-to-date information regarding free movement and tourism in the EU. This is […]
15 June 2020

Impact of Covid-19 on travelers’ plans to visit Europe this summer

Results of the latest Long-Haul Travel Barometer (LHTB) indicate that confidence for travel to Europe in summer 2020 is weak across all six markets monitored. What […]
15 June 2020

‘Safe Travels’ stamp awarded to global key destinations

Major destinations around the world have signed up to the world’s first ever global safety and hygiene stamp launched recently by the World Travel & Tourism […]
15 June 2020
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190 million jobs could be lost in the Travel & Tourism sector

According to the World Travel & Tourism Council, the travel and tourism sector faces the risk of up to 190 million jobs being lost due to […]
15 June 2020

Travel Tomorrow: Discover the world after covid-19

Today, Buscardini Communications, a Brussels-based communications agency, launched a new global media focused on travel experiences, sustainable tourism, and the impact of COVID-19 on the tourism industry.  The COVID-19 […]
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