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Outlook for the Singapore hotel industry: looking ahead to 2021

While it's a rocky road to recovery for Singapore's hospitality industry, Sherri Kimes, visiting professor, analytics and operations with NUS Business School, sees bright spots for the sector in the year ahead.

Mandatory vaccinations “discriminatory”, says WTTC chief

Setting Covid-19 vaccination mandates for travel is akin to workplace discrimination, claimed a high-level tourism official, who instead called for low-cost testing and better...

Continued infections test Asian agents’ resilience

New year, new hopes for post-pandemic travel recovery, but infection surges and continued travel restrictions have provided little relief for many travel agents across Asia. In this three-part series, we find out how the travel agent community in key Asian markets are coping.

Fresh virus outbreak hits Thai domestic air travel

A second wave of Covid-19 has put the brakes on the recent budding recovery in air travel demand in Thailand, with domestic air travel...

India replaces China as the Maldives’ top source market amid pandemic

A resurgence of Covid-19 has not thwarted the travel plans of India's super-rich, who are escaping the pandemic-ravaged region by flocking to the Maldives,...

Virus resurgence stalls air travel recovery in November 2020

Global air passenger demand recovery, which had been slowing since the Northern hemisphere’s summer travel season, came to a halt in November 2020, according...

Bright start to 2021 for Sanya tourism

Building on its strong recovery momentum of 2020, Sanya, a resort city in south China's Hainan province, is seeing its tourism sector get off...

Digital passes can boost travel confidence: GlobalData

Digital health passes and certificates can play a pivotal role in tourism recovery by boosting consumer confidence when travelling during the Covid era, highlighted...

Qantas moves to restart international flights from July

Australia's national carrier Qantas Airways has resumed bookings for international flights from July 1, 2021, signifying that overseas travel may return earlier than anticipated. The...

Princess Cruises extends pause through May 2021

Princess Cruises is extending its pause of sailings through May 14, 2021, including sailings in the Caribbean and along the California Coast, plus early...

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