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Long-Term Global Business Travel Outlook Remains Strong But Omicron Variant Dampens Near-Term Momentum

January 20, 2022

Category: Travel

New variant developments, government restrictions, and international policy inconsistencies are currently hindering a more accelerated return for global business travel. However, the industry continues to reflect progress and optimism in its long-view expectations for 2022, according to the latest poll […]


Finance, Technology and Service Will Dominate

January 13, 2022

Interest rates are low, consumer confidence is stronger, oil prices are high and employment is very uneven. The Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) is at 58.7 in December 2021, down from 60 in November and 61 in October. Any number over […]


WTTC and UKinbound Praise the Removal of Pre-departure Test and Replacing Day 2 PCR Testing with Antigen Tests

January 6, 2022

Category: Travel

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and UKinbound have welcomed the government’s decision to remove pre-departure tests for travellers and replace damaging Day 2 PCR testing with antigen tests Julia Simpson, WTTC President & CEO, said: “The removal of […]


Technology

U.S. Travel Association: Implementation of 5G Would Mean Travel Disruptions and More Economic Harm

January 19, 2022

Via: Hospitality Net

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the implementation of 5G wireless near U.S. airports: “The U.S. Travel Association is urgently calling on the U.S. government and mobile wireless carriers to delay the introduction […]


Finance and Development, Trends

3 ways to fix the hospitality labor shortage & welcome back employees

January 19, 2022

Via: Hospitality Net

On November 22, 2021, EHL hosted the International Advisory Board (IAB) conference on campus. This was the first IAB meeting on-site in two years. Their two days were packed with presentations from faculty members, students and workshops on pressing topics […]


Hotels

253 Room Andaz Wall Street Hotel in New York Sold

January 18, 2022

Via: Hotel News Resource

Navika Group of Companies and Blue Sky Hospitality Solutions (BSHS) Management Company today announced the acquisition of Andaz Wall Street, which has rebranded to Hyatt Centric Wall Street New York. The hotel plans to resume operations and begin welcoming guests […]