WTTC’s 20th Global Summit slated for April 2021

WTTC’s 20th Global Summit slated for April 2021

The event will take place in a hybrid format, allowing those unable to travel to benefit from the content virtually.

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Expo 2020 gathered global travel experts, topics include tourism during and after COVID-19

Expo 2020 gathered global travel experts, topics include tourism during and after COVID-19

Running from 1 October 2021 until 31 March 2022, Expo 2020 will seek collaborative solutions to the world’s most pressing issues.

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Ecotourism: the perks of green travel

Ecotourism: the perks of green travel

As sustainable tourism continues to be one of the hottest topics in the travel industry, Nada Alameddine, partner at Hodema consulting services, examines the impact of this ever-growing trend in the Middle East.

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Leisure vs business travel: Which industry will bounce back first?

Leisure vs business travel: Which industry will bounce back first?

In short, leisure travel is driven by the very human desire to explore and to enjoy, and that has not changed.

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Qatar Airways first in the region to trial IATA’s COVID-19 ‘Digital Passport’

Qatar Airways first in the region to trial IATA’s COVID-19 ‘Digital Passport’

‎In March 2021, passengers on Qatar Airways’ Doha to Istanbul route will begin trialing the digital platform.

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6 hospitality trends to watch in 2021

6 hospitality trends to watch in 2021

It is important to acknowledge that the experiences and customs we once knew may look different – either temporarily or permanently due to the pandemic.

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UNWTO to accelerate region’s tourism with Google

UNWTO to accelerate region’s tourism with Google

The program is designed to boost innovation, digital transformation and planning in the tourism sector

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How will IATA’s Travel Pass impact travel?

How will IATA’s Travel Pass impact travel?

HN interviewed Katherine Kaczynska, manager corporate communications at IATA to know more about this new solution, and to find out how it will impact the travel industry.

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Why biometrics are more important than ever

Why biometrics are more important than ever

Incorporating biometrics has allowed allowed screening authorities to make better risk-based security decisions.

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Market Update: Jordan

Market Update: Jordan

Three GMs share their views on Jordan’s hospitality sector and the effects that Covid-19 has had on both the local and broader tourism industry .

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