IAAI launches e-signature campaign to restore travel agency commission

Ashley M. Middleton

Covid-19 has completely disrupted the travel and tourism industry nationally and internationally for almost two years. Although transformed by technology […]

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Amid Omicron scare, European travel pass under threat as Italy and Greece add hurdles for vaccinees

Ashley M. Middleton

Europe’s system for hassle-free travel for people vaccinated against Covid-19 is in danger of collapsing after Italy and Greece imposed […]

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Will Thailand Become a ‘Crypto-Positive’ Travel Place?

Ashley M. Middleton

Thailand, well known for its white sandy beaches, royal palaces and ancient Buddhist temples, is a popular vacation destination. Indeed, […]

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Travel agency association criticizes omicron travel bans: Travel Weekly

Ashley M. Middleton

ASTA President and CEO Zane Kerby has slammed the Biden administration’s decision to restrict travel from certain southern African countries […]

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EU COVID travel pass to expire nine months after last vaccine dose, Brussels says

Ashley M. Middleton

Brussels said the EU’s COVID pass – used for cross-border travel – will expire nine months after the last dose […]

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US Travel Agency Airline Ticket Sales Rise Year On Year

Ashley M. Middleton

Positive sign for travel agents, Airlines Reporting Corp. (ARC) said CRA-accredited travel agencies saw a 328% year-over-year increase in airline […]

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Pandemic-hit travel agency JTB sells Tokyo headquarters to raise funds

Ashley M. Middleton

The travel agency JTB Corp. on Tuesday announced it had sold its head office in Tokyo as well as another […]

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Global Travel Agency Associations Jointly Appeal to Governments of the World

Ashley M. Middleton

American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA), Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA), Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA), Caribbean Hotel […]

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EU vaccination pass highly discriminates against low-income countries

Ashley M. Middleton

Travel has been hit hard due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent restrictions on cross-border movement across the world. […]

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Collins integrates IATA Travel Pass into passenger management systems

Ashley M. Middleton

The International Air Transport Association has seen strong industry adoption of its IATA Travel Pass, a mobile app that helps […]

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June US Travel Agency Airline Ticket Pass, $ 4 Billion

Ashley M. Middleton

ARLINGTON, Virginia – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Airlines Reporting Corp. (ARC) today released data showing ARC-accredited travel agency net sales totaling […]

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7 EU countries and Switzerland approve Covishield vaccine amid row of travel passes

Ashley M. Middleton

Covishield has been approved in seven European Union countries and Switzerland amid a row over the travel pass. Image for […]

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Everything you need to know about the EU COVID travel pass

Ashley M. Middleton

The European Union has taken one more step towards relaunching free movement after reaching tentative consensus on an EU COVID […]

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European Parliament and member states reach agreement on coronavirus travel pass

Ashley M. Middleton

THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT and the European Council have reached an agreement on a coronavirus travel pass that could allow the […]

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Covid-19: Australia in talks with international airlines over digital travel pass | To travel

Ashley M. Middleton

The Australian Border Force (ABF) and the International Air Transport Association (IATA), which represents around 290 airlines, have had discussions […]

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BI reminds selected foreigners with BI-issued visas that they still need a pass to leave PH – UNTV News

Ashley M. Middleton

Manila, Philippines – The Bureau of Immigration (BI) announced on Thursday (December 16th) that it will implement the country’s updated […]

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As COVID-19 cases tend to decline, more people are comfortable traveling; Support for vaccination passports exists

Ashley M. Middleton

Against the backdrop of improving COVID-19 trends in the United States, travelers are beginning to express less concern about taking […]

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ASTA calls for $ 9.3 billion travel agency subsidy program

Ashley M. Middleton

The American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA) is calling on its members to contact their local lawmakers with the goal […]

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