THAILAND: FOREIGN TOURISTS TAX COMING INTO FORCE ON JANUARY 1, 2023

Alec Hills -
Foreign travelers arriving by air will soon have to pay an entry fee of 300 baht in Thailand - a little more than US$ 8, and this is likely to start on January 1, 2023, report local media. ...

BERLIN NEEDS TOURISTS AND SHORT-HAUL FLIGHTS TO SURVIVE

Richard Moor -
The end of the Covid-19 crisis is finally in sight. Berlin is attracting tourists and airlines are preparing to expand their offer. However, aviation has come under fire in the context of the climate ...

CZECH REPUBLIC WITH 11M VISITORS IN DESPERATE NEED OF TOURISTS

Pat Hyland -
Not even the Czech Republic has dodged the hard blow of the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on tourism. It is the biggest crisis in the modern history of the country, and no one dares to forecast ...

RETURN OF CHINESE TOURISTS - A HEADACHE FOR ASIAN NEIGHBORS

Michael Trout -
After dreaming of a return of Chinese tourists, the global tourism industry now faces the headaches of wish came truth. Countries must now choose between participating immediately in the grand reopeni ...

MAURITIUS: DECREASING TOURIST ARRIVALS BUT VISITORS STAY LONGER

Theodore Slate -
While it is difficult to compare 2020 with 2021 because of the closed borders, the latest statistics of Mauritius for 2021 show a decline in tourist arrivals, from 442,749 in 2020 to 246,260 in 2021, ...