FOOD WASTE: SHOULD THE TOURISM INDUSTRY WORRY?

Pat Hyland -
Every year, more than 1 billion tons of food produced for human consumption is lost or wasted. Given its position when it comes to consumption on the food value chain, tourism industry is a key indust...

SWISS MOUNTAIN RAILWAYS ENJOY IMMENSE POPULARITY AGAIN – IS IT ENOUGH?

Nils Kraus -
Mountain railways in the Swiss Alps enjoy the good times again. According to a recent report, their popularity goes up together with the revenues. ...

DARK FORECASTS FULFILLED – CORONAVIRUS PARALYZED TOURISM

Andrea Hausold -
Whether in Italy or Asia, holidaymakers and business people are cancelling their bookings by the dozens as the corona spreads. For the paralyzed tourism industry the virus could become a financial dis...

OKTOBERFEST CANCELLED – BEER FESTIVAL TO COME BACK IN 2021

The largest public festival in the world, the Munich Oktoberfest, will not take place this year because of the Corona pandemic. This was announced last week by Lord Mayor Dieter Reiter in a joint pres...

SEYCHELLES CRUISE BAN WILL LAST UNTIL 2022

Tomas Haupt -
The Seychelles Islands restricted the arrival of cruise ships to ports despite the fact that the coronavirus outbreak had a small impact on the country....