SAUDI ARABIA OFFERS E-VISAS FOR CITIZENS OF 6 NEW COUNTRIES

Justin N. Froyd -
The Saudi Ministry of Tourism has recently introduced an e-visa granting to six additional countries - Turkey, Thailand, Mauritius, Seychelles, Panama, and Saint Kitts and Nevis. ...

UAE TOURISM REGAINS 91% OF PRE-PANDEMIC LEVELS

Nils Kraus -
The tourism and travel sector in the UAE recovered 90.9% of its levels before Corona pandemic to reach a value of 167 billion dirhams ($45 billion) in 2022. ...

INBOUND TOURISM IN RUSSIA – 30 TIMES LOWER THAN IN 2019

Laura Maudlin -
The situation in the tourism industry in Russia continues to be worrying. The most recent data on inbound tourism in Russia show that the number of foreign visitors has decreased by 30 times. The main ...

THAI TOURIST ISLAND EXPERIENCE A WATER SHORTAGE

Richard Moor -
Tourist hotspots in Thailand, including the famous tourist island of Koh Phi-Phi, featured in the movie "The Beach," are facing a severe water shortage due to an unprecedented heatwave affecting South ...

RELIGIOUS TOURISM DEVASTATED BY COVID-19

Samuel Dorsi -
The Hajj, the largest pilgrimage in the Muslim world, has begun in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. But this year again, only a few tens of thousands of pilgrims are allowed to participate because of the pandemic ...