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Walsh steps up to lead International Air Transport Association | News

Walsh steps up to lead International Air Transport Association | News

Willie Walsh has officially taken on the role of director general of the International Air Transport Association. He succeeds Alexandre de Juniac. The former chief executive of International Airlines Group (IAG) said: “I am passionate about our industry and about the critical work that IATA does on behalf of its members, never more so than […]

Comito steps down as leader of Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association | News

Comito steps down as leader of Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association | News

Frank Comito has stepped down as chief executive and director general of the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association (CHTA). During his tenure he led the association through the Covid-19 pandemic, several devastating hurricanes and numerous global challenges impacting the industry. The transition to new leadership comes at the conclusion of nearly 40 years of service […]

Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association declares climate emergency | News

Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association declares climate emergency | News

The Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association (TOTA) has declared a climate emergency as a signatory of Tourism Declares. The global tourism-specific initiative will bring together organisations and individuals from across the industry to take purposeful action and reduce carbon emissions. TOTA has committed to developing and publishing a comprehensive climate emergency plan within the next 12 […]

Breaking Travel News interview: Apolónia Rodrigues, president, Dark Sky Association | Focus

Breaking Travel News interview: Apolónia Rodrigues, president, Dark Sky Association | Focus

Dark Sky Alqueva allows guests to stare deep into the cosmos and has been recognised as a global hospitality leader by the World Travel Awards. Here Breaking Travel News chats with Apolónia Rodrigues, president of the Dark Sky Association, to find out more about the project Breaking Travel News: Congratulations in your recognition by the […]

Breaking Travel News interview: Luis Capdeville Botelho, chief executive, Azores Tourism Association | Focus

Breaking Travel News interview: Luis Capdeville Botelho, chief executive, Azores Tourism Association | Focus

With the Azores, an autonomous archipelago of Portugal situated in the mid-Atlantic, recognised as a top destination for adventure travel by the World Travel Awards, Breaking Travel News here chats with local tourism chief, Luis Capdeville Botelho, about the prestigious honour Breaking Travel News: Congratulations – Azores Tourism Association has been recognised as Europe’s Leading […]

US Travel Association critical of European ban | News

US Travel Association critical of European ban | News

The United States Travel Association has reacted angrily to suggestions American holidaymakers will be barred from Europe as the region reopens to tourism. Reports indicate the European Union is ready to ban most travellers from the United States, Russia and dozens of other countries considered too risky in the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak. Officials […]

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